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A Dustland Fairytale

“A Dustland Fairytale” by The Killers

“A Dustland Fairytale” relies very heavily on metaphors. Moreover it is based on Brandon Flowers’ personal life. More specifically it centers on two characters, “Cinderella” and “some kind of slick American prince”, who are supposed...

Black Hearted

“Black Hearted” by Polo G

What we know is that Polo G is “black hearted”. Such a designation commonly means that the individual it is ascribed to lacks sympathy towards other human beings. We can also tell, by the lyrics,...

Bloody Canvas

“Bloody Canvas” by Polo G

If you follow the news, then you don’t need us to tell you that Chicago is one of the most-dangerous cities in the United States. Deadly shootings occur regularly, in many cases with the with...