Then there is the AIG insurance commercial.
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From: "George Carless" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Wednesday, September 26, 2007 5:11 PM
Subject: Re: Query: Eliot in Pop Culture
> soliciting any and all pop culture references to Eliot or his
> work in an attempt to "prove" his relevance, specifically to a
> high school audience. Any and all assistance would be
> appreciated. If you have any other questions about my project,
> or suggestions in any other areas, feel free to drop me a line.
A cracking chance to plug the mighty The Sisters of Mercy (more pop
counterculture than pop culture, perhaps, but nonetheless...)
The razor bites and the shriek subsides
He arches clutching at his sides
Across the floor across the tiles
The man is dead and the razor smiles
A shiny love song a quick incision
Cut him down on television
From '(Amphetamine) logic':
Watch them do / The falling over
Watch them do / The standing still
Nothing but the knife to live for / One life, all I need
Give me one good reason / Give me more Speed
(Women) And the women come and go
(Talk) Talking about me like they know
From 'Mother Russia'
we serve an old man in a dry season
a lighthouse keeper in the desert sun
dreamers of sleepers and white treason
we dream of rain and the history of the gun
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