Tuesday, November 6, 2007

P...S...A


They call you American Gangster
The Kingpin of Kings
Living big and riding high
Living off of the drugged zombies and corpses you have created
Teaching the community to worship greed
Crooked cops and citizens alike...
Tell me, please tell me
Where is your soul?

8 comments:

Mega Rich said...

good psa, good movie

it's amazing how they get us to pull for the bad guy.

Mizrepresent said...

Haven't seen the movie, but great poem!

CapCity said...

i love this poem. as much as i enjoyed the movie (& jay-z's new album w/ that title)...i ask the same questions & have NO envy for that lifestyle what.SO.evah - my soul is priceless!!

Angelia... said...

I am with you Cap, I loved the movie, love this poem, but anyone who wants to ride like that can have it, not for mother...

Love and Blessings,
angelia

Femigog said...

Tell'em Mystery....
great poem

Don said...

Mystery, I enjoyed the read. You know much how America loves its gangsters.

BloggersDelight said...

MysTery - Thank you for this succinct and courageous poem.

Muze said...

whew i am feeling this. i saw that movie and it just made me sad at what we will do for a dollar.

great write.