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Old 04 September 2017, 10:48 PM
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Originally Posted by Assilem Brandywine View Post
I wonder if the writer of the glurge knew that Berlin was both Jewish and Russian. He's also the same guy who wrote "Easter Parade".
Easter Parade is ironic since Easter is what makes Christianity distinct from Judaism. God Bless America, on the other hand, works for any monotheistic religion.
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Originally Posted by damian View Post
I think the song is a little presumptuous. Who says God even likes you?
The words are "God bless America" (a petition), not "God blessed America" (a statement). Perhaps you're confusing it with the Roy Rogers song God Must Have Loved America.
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