Monday, July 23, 2007

American songwriter's song about Birdman Cult of Rapa Nui

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Friday, July 13, 2007

One particular tale she points to is the song, "Oh Bring Back the Egg Unbroken," concerning the cults of Easter Island. "The tribes there gradually cut down all the trees on this lush island to transport those giant stone heads," Craeger says, "and what they expected to happen didn't work out and they died out. I saw it as a kind of a microcosm of the problems we're having with our planet, and it got me wondering how long we would last if we cut down the last tree."

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