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"The World at Large" is the third promo release by indie rock band Modest Mouse. It was recorded in 2003 and was featured on their album Good News for People Who Love Bad News. It was not until after the album's release that Isaac Brock and the band decided to release it as a promo. The song was featured in The OC in episode 7 of season 2.
- "The World at Large" – 4:32
- Isaac Brock - Vocals, Rhodes, Whistle, Piano
- Eric Judy - Acoustic Guitar, Percussion
- Dann Gallucci - Guitar, Mellotron, Timpani, Percussion
- Benjamin Weikel - Drums
A music video for The World at Large was included on the Dualdisc edition of Good News for People Who Love Bad News. It is titled "Stiff Animal Fantasy" and was directed by Jason Foster. The video is a stop-motion film that features stuffed animal characters. It depicts a fox's interactions with other animals and eventually a human.