When I talk with Christian neo-conservatives about the war in Iraq, they say that we had a moral obligation to save the Iraqis from Saddam. They make it less about Saddam’s threat to the United States and more about the genocide that he had committed against the Kurdish people. But Jesus was not…
Radiohead — How to Disappear Completely (2000, Parlaphone)
“That song is about the whole period of time that OK Computer was happening. We did the Glastonbury Festival and this thing in Ireland. Something snapped in me. I just said, ‘That’s it. I can’t take it anymore.’ And more than a year later, we were still on the road. I hadn’t had time to address things. The lyrics came from something Michael Stipe said to me. I rang him and said, ‘I cannot cope with this.’ And he said, “Pull the shutters down and keep saying, ‘I’m not here, this is not happening’.”
i’ve been feeling really fatigued and nauseous lately so i decided to go on webmd and look up my symptoms and i seriously was crying my results were so absurd. apparently i have an unfortunate combination of syphilis, carbon monoxide poisoning, hay fever, radiation sickness and avian flu.