Last of the American Girls

Album: 21st Century Breakdown (2009)
  • She puts her makeup on
    Like graffiti on the walls of the heartland
    She's got her little book of conspiracies
    Right in her hand
    She is paranoid like
    Endangered species headed into extinction
    She is one of a kind
    She's the last of the American girls

    She wears her overcoat
    For the coming of the nuclear winter
    She is riding her bike
    Like a fugitive of critical mass
    She's on a hunger strike
    For the ones who won't make it for dinner
    She makes enough to survive
    For a holiday of working class

    She's a runaway of the establishment incorporated.
    She won't cooperate
    She's the last of the American girls

    She plays her vinyl records
    Singing songs on the eve of destruction
    She's a sucker for
    All the criminals breaking the laws
    She will come in first
    For the end of western civilization
    She's an endless war
    She's a hero for a lost cause
    Like a hurricane
    In the heart of the devastation
    She's a natural disaster
    She's the last of the American girls

    She puts her makeup on
    Like graffiti on the walls of the heartland
    She's got her little book of conspiracies
    Right in her hand
    She will come in first
    For the end of western civilization
    She's a natural disaster
    She's the last of the American girls Writer/s: BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG, FRANK E., III WRIGHT, FRANK EDWIN WRIGHT III, MICHAEL PRITCHARD, MIKE DIRNT, MIKE RYAN PRITCHARD, TRE COOL
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 3

  • Morgan from Fargo, Ndi don't think he meant he was singing about the hurricane itself...more like this girl surviving and helping and just being what america used to be..
  • James from Indianapolis, InSeriously. Still a great song and a great album. Rock on Green Day!!!
  • Ashley from Edmonton, Abhow does this song
    relate to katrina exactly???
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