Picking up passengers from coast to coast

Today’s protest anthem and Monday morning open thread comes courtesy of Curtis Mayfield:

The Vaughn brothers took the bones of that song and wrote another:

Then John Mayer did it too:

That last one seems a bit more passive, or maybe just resigned. Waiting isn’t enough. Better the urgency of “get ready” and “get on board” and “keep on keeping on.” Tick, tock, tick, tock, people.

"Are we at least talking really big ants? Like something out of Them!?"

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