Poorly on Earth Everything Must Be Charming

by Portland Art Ensemble

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chung chung
chung chung chung ringing/resonance
hum hum thought/thinking/resonance
chung chung
hum hum

these were the people whose houses one knew
were filled with treasures
and i invented
and i invented
and i invented
i took photographs
and i invented
and i invented...I I I I I I ME ME ME ME I I I I I ME ME ME ME
i took photographs
and i invented
and i invented
of the fashionable people...ME THEM ME THE FAMOUS ME THE RICH ME I I I I I I I ME ME ME

i took photographs
of the fashionable people

and i invented

these were the people whose houses one KNEW were filled with treasures

of the fashionable people

beautiful table just all full of the...all kind of food and...milk

ONE KNEW

beautiful table just all full of the...all kind of food and...milk

these were the women who dressed the best

beautiful table just all full of the...all kind of food and...milk

of the fashionable people

these were the women who dressed the best

fashionable people

beautiful table just all full of the...all kind of food...milk

A HATRED OF ONE HUMAN FOR ANOTHER

and when we left she filled a gallon bucket full of oranges and grapefruits and lemons and limes

(this may sound impossible)

because...all kinda PROPAGANDA

oranges and grapefruits and lemons and limes BEAUTIFUL TABLE just all full the all kinda food and

MILK

houses

ONE KNEW

of the fashionable people

were filled with treasures

of the fashionable people

these were the women who had the most beautiful of all jewels

of the fashionable people

these were the women who had the most beautiful of all jewels

treasures

these were the DREAM people

TREASURES

these were the DREAM people

TREASURES

These were the DREAM people

TREASURES

These were the DREAM TREASURES

TREASURES

These were the dream PEOPLE

TREASURES

VIETNAM

VIETNAM

VIETNAM

These were the dream People

These were the dream people

Treasures

These were the dream PEOPLE/TREASURES/VIETNAM

THESE WERE THE DREAM

GOLD ECSTASY! GOLD ECSTASY!

THESE WERE THE DREAM TREASURES
THESE WERE THE DREAM PEOPLE
THESE WERE THE DREAM TREASURES
VIETNAM
THESE WERE THE DREAM PEOPLE

TREASURES!
DREAM PEOPLE!
TREASURES!

808

GOLD GOD GOLD GOLD GOLD GOD GOD
ECSTASY ECSTASY!!!!!!

I think the people would've snatched the President of the United States of America by the hair of his head and SHOOK HIM AROUND!!

THE HAIR OF HIS HEAD!!!

GOLD ECSTASY!! GOLD ECSTASY!! SHOOK HIM AROUND!!

I think the people would've snatched the President of the United States of America by the hair of his head and SHOOK HIM AROUND!!

GOLD ECSTASY!! GOLD ECSTASY!! SHOOK HIM AROUND!!

I think the people would've marched right up there and snatched the President of the United States of America by the hair of his head and SHOOK HIM AROUND!!

Outside, there were bread lines, other things occurring, not too nice, you know.

You EVER talk about what happened Outside, there were bread lines, there were various other things occurring, not too nice, you know.

You EVER talk about what happened Outside, there were bread lines, there were various other things occurring, not too nice, you know.

Look...I have nothing against GAY PEOPLE

I just don't think they should have marriage

because that's contrary to MY beliefs

GOLD!! ECSTASY!!

You EVER talk about what happened Outside, there were bread lines, there were various other things occurring, not too nice, you know.

Look...I have nothing against GAY PEOPLE

I just don't think they should have marriage

because that's contrary to MY beliefs

Look...I have nothing against GAY PEOPLE

I just don't think they should have marriage

because that's contrary to MY beliefs

Look...I have nothing against GAY PEOPLE

I just don't think they should have marriage

because that's contrary to MY beliefs

GOLD! THE ECSTASY OF GOLD!!

Look...I have nothing against GAY PEOPLE

I just don't think they should have marriage

because that's contrary to MY beliefs

in America

GOLD! THE ECSTASY OF GOLD!!

in America

GOLD!

in America

You EVER talk about what happened Outside, there were bread lines, there were various other things occurring, not too nice, you know.

in America

GOLD

in America

GOD

government worries about how to give people bread

GOLD

bread

GOD

In America government worries about how to give people bread

not too nice, you know

EVERYTHING MUST BE CHARMING

Everything must be charming

because everything must be charming

I've always had a THEORY

everything must be charming

when you're out

with friends

everything must be charming

everything must be charming

i've always had a theory

everything must be charming

when you're out

with friends

everything must be charming

everything must be charming

because

i've always had a theory

when you're out

with friends

must be

CHARMING

because

i've always had a theory

when you're out

with friends

must be

CHARMING

because

i've always had a theory

when you're out

with friends

must be

CHARMING

because

i've always had a theory

when you're out

with friends

must be

CHARMING

NEVER!

socially

a theory

with friends

charming

gold god god gold gold god god god gold god

NEVER

socially

don't allow the ugly

NEVER socially

NEVER socially

don't allow the ugly

in Los Angeles...the ugly

and you don't allow the ugly
and you don't allow the uglyand you don't allow the ugly
and you don't allow the ugly
and you don't allow the uglyand you don't allow the ugly
and you don't allow the ugly
and you don't allow the uglyand you don't allow the ugly
and you don't allow the uglyand you don't allow the ugly
and you don't allow the uglyand you don't allow the ugly

WE DON'T EVEN DISCUSS THE NEGRO PROBLEM

a week of RIOTING

in Watts

HOW POORLY WE MANAGE ON EARTH

NO GHETTO OR WHITE SUBURB FOR THEM TO GO HOME TO

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released February 7, 2018

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Founded by Portland artists Angela White and d., Portland Art Ensemble is an experimental sound motion picture art group thoughtfully processing contemporary situations, historical archives, and daily life.

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