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Where does the highway go?

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Was listening to the RATM cover of Bruce Springsteen's Ghost of Tom Joad.

The highway is alive tonight, no bodys' fooling nobody as to where it goes...

We'll, where does it go? Probably open ended philosophical answer but it could be just simpler and I'm not getting it. Death maybe? White Castle?

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The highway, like any highway, connects two ultimate paths. The one he is referencing is hell or heaven. In the song he talks about the "highway alive tonight" prior to the bible so I think he is talking about how the majority are on the highway southbound to hell.

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