Plug in, turn on and

from Gil Scott-Heron – The Revolution Will Not Be Televised on Rap Genius

Meaning

Based on LSD advocate Timothy Leary’s phrase, “turn on, tune in, and drop out”

Note the use of “plug in” (associated with plugging in electronics, especially television in this instance)

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