the Lehrer song


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Posted by Christo on 03/20/02 - 17:15:50
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Researchers on the UK filk board turned up the Lehrer song some were mixing the Kingston3 song with

>RTIST: Tom Lehrer
>TITLE: National Brotherhood Week
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>Oh, the white folks hate the black folks
>And the black folks hate the white folks
>To hate all but the right folks
>Is an old established rule
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>But during National Brotherhood Week
>National Brotherhood Week
>Lena Horne and Sheriff Clark
>Are dancing cheek to cheek
>It's fun to eulogize
>The people you despise
>As long as you don't let 'em in your school
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>Oh, the poor folks hate the rich folks
>And the rich folks hate the poor folks
>All of my folks hate all of your folks
>It's American as apple pie
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>But during National Brotherhood Week
>National Brotherhood Week
>New Yorkers love the Puerto Ricans
>'Cause it's very chic
>Step up and shake the hand
>Of someone you can't stand
>You can tolerate him if you try
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>Oh, the Protestants hate the Catholics
>And the Catholics hate the Protestants
>And the Hindus hate the Moslems
>And everybody hates the Jews
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>But during National Brotherhood Week
>National Brotherhood Week
>It's National Everyone-Smile-At-
>One-Another-hood Week
>Be nice to people who
>Are inferior to you
>It's only for a week, so have no fear
>Be grateful that it doesn't last all year!
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