Where people carried signs around
Saying, "Ban the bums"
I jumped right into line
Saying "I hope that I'm not late"
When I realized I hadn't eaten
For five days straight

from Bob Dylan – Bob Dylan's 115th Dream Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Dylan encounters a protest about rampant poverty in the neighborhood; ironically, he hasn’t eaten in almost a week so he could probably be labeled a bum.

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