Tap It: The NSA Slow Jam (featuring @goremy)

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Government surveillance never sounded so smooth.Song written and performed by Remy. Video produced by Meredith Bragg. About 2:45 minutes.To read Reason's coverage on the NSA, visit http://reason.com/tags/nsaSubscribe to Reason TV's YouTube page to get automatic notifications when new materials go live. Follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/reasonFollow Remy on Twitter at @goremy and on You Tube at http://youtube.com/goremy.For all of Remy and Reason's collaborations, go to .http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=...For links and downloadable versions go to http://reason.com/reasontv/2013/06/14...LYRICSYou see me rolling around in a black Mercedescruising around town and it's packed with ladiesGotta keep it going yeah I'm roaming the mapNo I never stop until I find something to tapAwww yeah...[CHORUS]Nokia, iPhone, Galaxy 3Facebook and your search historyGmail, voicemail, I'm gonna grab itif it's got an on/off switch, baby, I'll tap itI'm making a list, checking it twiceit doesn't matter the message or even kind of deviceEvery pic your daughter sends? We've got it ingrainedWhy do you think Anthony Weiner wants back in the game?Surveilling reporters, don't ever forget itI got so many AP docs you'd think I'm getting college creditYeah we're saving your searches, that's just a reality"Yes We Can" ain't just a slogan it's our view on legality[CHORUS]I'll tell you this, sir, I greatly abhoryour violating the Constitution upon which you sworeand a full investigation is needed and moreYou ever Google Justin Bieber pics? I yield back the floor...Look, this is not a big deal? Why are you having a cow?Look at all these innocent people we can focus on now?Who cares about civil "rights?" I mean, do we all really need em?So you'll oppose the individual mandate? Why do you hate freedom?Look, with front-facing cameras our intel has grownLook at the video we've collected from this year aloneThis is outrageous, we should be able to use the bathroom freely!Look just the other, wait, hello? Hi. How'd you get this number? Really?Nothing is private anyway, we're posting on wallsSo what's the big deal if the government is saving your calls?We share our info with companies, this debate should be chilledEverybody come quick! A straw man has been killed!So the next time you're up late and you're surfing your phoneLet me reassure you, girl, that you're not aloneBut if you don't think the surveillance state is really idealText yourself about it, let us know how you feel.[CHORUS]

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