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The Shadow Knows

Legendary rock-and-roller Link Wray released an intriguing song in 1964 called "The Shadow Knows." It is notable for its guitar instrumental and its singular lyric



Legendary rock-and-roller Link Wray released an intriguing song in 1964 called "The Shadow Knows." It is notable for its guitar instrumental and its singular lyric followed by sinister laughter. Link's lyrical question is "who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of men?" His mysterious and provocative answer is "the shadow knows, ha ha ha ha ha."

Being part Shawnee Indian, Link saw easily through the hypocrisy of white man's greed, shrouded by his phony posturing for peace and his employment of mercenary armies to plunder other peoples' resources. The song works well if Link is referring to America's shadow government, herein known as "Shadow G." Our shadow government consists of members of the Council on Foreign Relations, the Bilderberg group, Freemasons, the Israeli lobby, the Illuminati, the Trilateral Commission, and others.

Interestingly, the song was composed in the aftermath of the JFK assassination of Nov. 1963. Link wrote only one lyric, leaving much to the imagination, but it is interesting to speculate what additional verses could look like. Who knows who killed the Kennedy brothers and Martin Luther King, Jr.? The Shadow G knows.

Who knows who is really behind the 9/11 false flag attacks? The Shadow G knows.

Who knows if American citizens will ever get the smarts to see the truth or the guts to stand up to the power elite, which now rules this country? On this one, sorry, not even the Shadow G knows. Ha ha ha ha ha.

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