Originally Posted by siberian khatru
It's one thing to have "All Along the Watchtower" as background music. It's quite another to have characters recite the lyrics. That's like breaking the 4th wall. When the 4 of them said those lines, I literally groaned.
I'll give the writer the benefit of the doubt and assume they were picking up some old transmission from Earth...until 2008 and they come up with something stupid.