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Inchworm Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-28-08 11:06 AM
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Play a political Song
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Edited on Wed May-28-08 11:06 AM by Inchworm
Any Genre

You know.. anti-establishment songs or "what the fuck" stuff of any political nature.

I'll start it off with some mighty thin, but not thin enough, tater stew.

:hi:
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Misty Mountain "Dust Bowl Blues"

Talking Dust Bowl Blues
(Woody Guthrie)

http://www.museeq.com/mp3/748980879.mp3

Back in nineteen twenty seven
I had a little farm and I called it heaven
Prices up and the rain come down
I hauled my crops all into town
Got the money...bought clothes and groceries...
Fed the kids..and raised a family

But the rain quit and the wind got high
Black old dust storm filled the sky
I swapped my farm for a Ford machine
Poured it full of this gas-i-line
And started...rocking and a-rolling
Over the mountains...out towards the 'ole Peach bowl

Way up yonder on a mountain road
I had a Hot motor and a heavy load
Going purty fast, wasn't even stopping
Bouncing up and down like popcorn a-popping
Had a breakdown..sort of a nervous bustdown of some kind
there was a feller there a mechanic feller
n'said it was En-gine trouble

Way up yonder on a mountain curve
Way up yonder in a piney wood
I gave that rolling Ford a shove
An' I's a gonna coast just fars as I could

Commenced coastin..picking up speed
Was a hairpin turn..I didn't make it

Man alive, I'm a'telling you
The fiddles and guitars really flew
That Ford took off like a flying squirrel
Flew halfway around the world

Scattered wives and childrens
All over the side of that mountain

We got out to the west coast broke
So dad-gum hungry I thought I'd croak
An' I bummed up a spud or two
Wife fixed up a tater stew
We poured the kids full of it

Mighty thin stew though
You could read a magazine
Right through it

Always have figured
If that damn it had been a little bit thinner
Some of these here politicians
Could of seen through it

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