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Eminem's call to arms for the MTV generation

"Mosh," superficially anti-Bush, is above all an indictment of the U.S. war in Iraq
Eminem has gone way beyond Rockin' the Vote. In this last week of the campaign for the U.S. presidency, the abrasive, over-the-top rapper has stolen the show with a provocative, disturbing, and possibly galvanizing music video denouncing George W. Bush and the war in Iraq. The song, "Mosh", and its dark and angry video take dead aim at the hypocrisy and lies of the present U.S. administration.

"Mosh" may indeed represent a call to arms for the 'MTV generation.' The song bristles with the rage we've come to expect from Eminem. Rather than lash out with misogyny and homophobia, however, for a change the notorious Marshall Mathers points his fury at a worthy target, "this weapon of mass destruction that we call our president."

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Hmmmm... 01.Nov.2004 17:27


but, that music video was fucking rediculous! A hundred angry people, all dressed in black, lead by a notoriously hatefull rapper.... voting. Crap, I saw that and laughed hard. It was rediculous! They violently broke into the whitehouse- to do reformist work! Whomever thinks this video is inspiring or curagious is a complete fool.
You want some good political rap, listen to Paris, otherwise known as "the muthafuckin' Bush Killa"
He has some ideas which would genuinly change things. I'm not black myself, or Muslim, but I understand completely that in our situation, we need the bullet over the ballot.

Now THATS a revolutionary idea.