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GothicCatchyBallad
July 6th 2011



133 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

Not that bad...
I like 'Spaceman'...

jefflebowski
November 2nd 2011



7807 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

actually my favorite Killers album

Digging: Big Black - Atomizer

mvood
February 25th 2012



818 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

this'd be like a 3.5 for me if it didn't have Human, worst song they could ever make.

jefflebowski
February 25th 2012



7807 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

they've done much worse

jefflebowski
February 25th 2012



7807 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

well, that's an interesting question. firstly is the basic proposition - perhaps brandon is asking us to consider the possibility that they are two entirely different entities - human and dancer as mutually exclusive beings. this, if true, then raises the further question of which category he would fall into - now given the idealistic content and tone, my instincts swing toward 'dancer', but then he cleverly subverts my expectations by mentioning in the line before 'and i'm on my knees' - to me this clearly disqualifies him from the dancing category as there are a strictly limited number of moves that can be performed in this position.

On the other hand, he may (auteur and poet that he is) be cleverly using something known as a 'metaphor'. now, when i first considered this it went way over my head, which is natural when listening to such intellectually probing music, but it began to make more sense as i engaged my feeble (by comparison) mind - the real question here is whether we choose the 'human' path of conformity, or the free, questing, spiritual path - the 'dancer' if you will. In a veritable coup of prosaic genius, Brandon has used one of our most uninhibited activities as a surrogate for freedom. Even more perceptively, he is perhaps hinting at the power of music to set us free - a gateway drug, as it were, to true transcendence, as encapsulated in that particular line.

jefflebowski
February 25th 2012



7807 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

apologies for my brevity - i feel that words simply cannot do justice to the voltaire-like levels of thought contained within the song.

i believe in 100 years time, when we talk about the greats of philosophy, we will be talking about hume, kant, russel, flowers et al.

jefflebowski
February 25th 2012



7807 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

i make such good use of my time

mindleviticus
September 9th 2012



8220 Comments


Are we dancer?

ConcubinaryCode
September 9th 2012



2063 Comments


Is this the world we live in?

barcafan21
September 13th 2012



1914 Comments


human is one of the worst songs i've ever heard

Solisis
September 13th 2012



370 Comments

Album Rating: 1.5

can't you take a hyperbole, andcas?

Solisis
September 13th 2012



370 Comments

Album Rating: 1.5

why not?

jefflebowski
June 23rd 2013



7807 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

this is their best album btw

CaliginousColors
November 4th 2013



159 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

Some good songs on this one, some are less than others, also a really big change for The Killers in sound.

TalonsOfFire
July 13th 2014



6446 Comments

Album Rating: 2.0

A few decent songs I guess but overall pretty disappointing

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GmemberKills
July 13th 2014



756 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

THERE'S NOTHING I CAN SAYYYYYYYYYY

TalonsOfFire
July 13th 2014



6446 Comments

Album Rating: 2.0

Are we human... OR ARE WE DANCERS? lol probably worst line and song on here

Green Baron
July 13th 2014



19512 Comments


Spaceman man.

Digging: Royal Blood - Royal Blood

TalonsOfFire
July 13th 2014



6446 Comments

Album Rating: 2.0

Certainly one of the better tunes on here though that's not saying much



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