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By Boston. About self acceptence, turning over a new leaf and moving forwardto reach your goals and dreams. "Don't look back, a new day is breakin'.It's been so long since I felt this way...I'm much too strong not tocompromise. Now I see what is holding me down. I'll turn it around...It's a newhorizon and I'm awakin' now. I see myself in a brand new way..."

  Ronnie Van Zant wearing a Neil Young  cover t-shirt (front row with hat)


By Papa Roach. The lyrics are a classic example of somebody using alcohol tomake their problems go away. This is known as "unhealthy escapism"and is a classic symptom of alcoholism. Song title is a reference to bingedrinking, five or more drinks at one time. "...All I need is a bottle andI don't need no friends. Wallow in my pain. I swallow as I pretend to act likeI'm happy...When I'm sober life bores me so I get drunk again. I'm losing allmy friends..."


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By Syyclad. About the gap between the haves and have nots in society."Life's really a chocolate box -
some do without - others have plenty. It sticks in my throat - my stomach'sin knots, while your box is so full - mine's perpetually empty...Two averagemen eat their average meals but destiny waits at their table. One is servedgruel while the other chews veal..."


Generally, when citing a specific episode, follow the format below.


By Don Henley . Song is about the ending of a relationship and . "...I'm learning to live without you now. But I miss youbaby. The more I know, the less I understand. All the things I thought I'dfigured out I have to learn again...but I think , even if, even if youdon't love me anymore..."

When citing the entire series of a TV show, use the following format.


By Fred Small. . About the forced relocation of Native Americans. "Inthe shadow of the mission sprang up farms and squatter towns The plain waslined with fences, the plow blade split the ground In the shallows of theClearwater gold glittered in the pan And the word would come fromWashington: remove the Indian They were sent to Oklahoma, malaria ranrife But more died of broken hearts far from the land that gave them life"

A Specific Performance or Aspect of a TV Show


By Molly Hatchet . Song is about patriotism and remembering the sacrifice ofthose who died in battle. "...Say a prayer for the ones who lost theirlives. And the men left in the field of battle...They fought for the truth andthe will to survive..."

Treat spoken-word albums the same as musical albums.


By Huey Lewis and the News.. Song is about the power of music and makes manyreferences to different cities in the United States. "...DC, San Antoneand the Libertytown, Boston, and Baton Rouge. Tulsa, Oklahoma City, Seattle,San Francisco too. Everywhere there's music, real live music. Bands with amillion styles. The heart of rock and roll is still beating..."

Hedberg, Mitch. Strategic Grill Locations. Comedy Central, 2003.


By Molly Hatchet. A commentary about many of today's societal issues andconcerns. "...Children killing children for insult or greed. Don't wantwhat they have, don't know what they need...Too many families living on thestreet. Too many babies with nothing to eat..."