Presents...Remy: Why They Fought

As American warplanes patrol the skies of Libya and American boots win the peace in Afghanistan, Iraq, Korea, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, Spain, Cuba, the Netherland Antilles, and more than 140 other countries, the international Interwebs recording sensation Remy unveils this timely song reminding all of us back on the home front about why they fight.

About 2 minutes.

Music written and performed by Remy. Video produced by Austin and Meredith Bragg. "Why They Fought" is the first of a series of collaborations between Remy and To watch Remy's other videos, go here.

Download the mp3 here. Go to for lyrics, HD, iPod, and audio versions, and subscribe to's You Tube Channel to receive automatic notifications when new material goes live. 

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    A bazillion times better than Friday, Friday, Friday....

  • Heroic Mulatto||

    In before all the paleos go bat-shit crazy that Reason is collaborating with an AY-RAB to produce songs that criticize the great American industrial-military complex.

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  • Scruffy Nerd Herder||

    Finally, a worthy successor to Weird Al. There is hope for mankind.

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    I heard on NPR this morning that Obama has finally gotten serious about Libya: he's sending in the Rainbow Coalition. Their battlecry will be "We're infidel perverts and we're here to help you!"

  • Paul||

    Wouldn't the Rainbow Coalition be pestering the Gaddaffi administration to hire more minorities?

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    Patience, man. Multicultural paradises don't happen over night. There'll be a long period of exchange of bodily fluids required.

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    Arlington: The Rap is the best.

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    saudis in audis is pretty good.

  • cynical||

    Am I wrong for liking Tabbouleh Song best?

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    Yeee Hawww, thats kinda funny when you thnk about it.

  • Ray Stevens||

    Jesus, he's worse than me!

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    The only Remy I know is the one from street fighter.

  • sarcasmic||

    Yup, we fought tyranny abroad so we could have it at home.

    Yeeeeeeee haw!

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