This is one of my favorite theater songs of all time. God Bless Hairspray. Let me not fake like I am cool. This is one of my favorite songs period.
And, in the wake of the devastation of Prop 8, I believe that the 52% of folks in CA who voted yes on this horrendous proposition need to check out these lyrics. They need to know that, no matter what they think they have accomplished this week, that ultimately, they "can't stop an avalanche as it races down the hill..."