Under Their Scheme

Please don’t sue me, Disney. I just wanted to warn people about the dangers of what the Republicans are trying to do, and I thought a catchy little tune might help. This also happens to be one of my all-time favorite Disney songs.

Under Their Scheme
Original words and music “Under The Sea” by Howard Ashman and Alan Menken, 1989
Additional lyrics by Wayne A. Schneider, 2011

Sebastian (spoken): Ariel, listen to me. The Ayn Rand world is a mess
Life under their scheme is deader than anything you’d want out there

(singing) The sequence is always greener, in somebody’s else’s take
You dream about growing up there, but that is a big mistake
Just look how their view confounds you, they scare you and want you poor
Such powerful things astound you, what good is they working for?

Under their scheme, under their scheme
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Sunday Roast: Movies!

I love movies — just about all kinds of movies!  These are three I’m looking forward to:

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2 (releases July 15)

The Muppets — Being Green (releases November 23)

The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (English version, releases December 25)

Don’t hate me because my tastes are all over the place.  🙂  I’m eclectic!

This is our daily open thread — What movies are you looking forward to seeing?