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Turn, Turn, Turn (To Everything There Is A Season)
Sunday, November 06, 2011      7 comments

Turn back the clocks (if you're stuck with having to adapt back & forth to Daylight Saving time) Words-adapted from The Bible, book of Ecclesiastes Music-Pete Seeger 1959 - most often remembered as covered by The Byrds in 1965 To Eve... Read more
No Time This Time
Saturday, November 05, 2011      6 comments

Continuing the"time theme" The Police written by Sting 1979 No time for the complexities of conversation No time smiles, no time for knowing No time for the intricacies of explanation No time for sharing, even less for showing... Read more
As Time Goes By
Friday, November 04, 2011      7 comments

Written by Herman Hupfill in 1931, most famous for being sung by the character Sam in Casablanca, 1942. Many recording artists have covered it. You must remember this, A kiss is just a kiss, A sigh is just a sigh, The fundamental th... Read more
Time in a Bottle
Wednesday, November 02, 2011      9 comments

It's almost time for those of us that have to deal with shifting back from Daylight Savings Time to Standard Time. I'm a little early - it's on Sunday, 6 Nov this year. Fall back! Jim Croce's posthumous Top 100 hit in Dec 1973 (3 months af... Read more
Day of the Dead
Tuesday, November 01, 2011      4 comments

It's the day after Halloween - starting at midnight and going thru the next day (corresponding to the Catholic All Saints Day and All Souls Day). You're supposed to remember your deceased family and friends. I'd planned to blog about it. U... Read more
Thriller
Tuesday, November 01, 2011      4 comments

Vincent Price would have been 100 this year 10/25/1911. It's his spooky laugh you hear at the end! Michael Jackson, 1982 ... It's Close To Midnight And Something Evil's Lurking In The Dark Under The Moonlight You See A Sight That Almost ... Read more
Werewolves of London
Sunday, October 30, 2011      7 comments

Written by LeRoy Merinell, Waddy Wachtel and Warren Zevon - recorded by Zevon in 1978 I saw a werewolf with a Chinese menu in his hand Walkin' through the streets of Soho in the rain He was lookin' for the place called Lee Ho Fooks Go... Read more
Sympathy for the Devil
Saturday, October 29, 2011      8 comments

1968, Mick Jagger & Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones Please allow me to introduce myself I'm a man of wealth and taste I've been around for a long, long year Stole many a man's soul and faith ... Read more
What the &*(%#$ Happened?
Saturday, October 29, 2011      6 comments

The evening started well - I'm in triage (intake). It's been falling apart since 8P (2000). Out of control psych patients (one kicked out a window!) Two very ill patients needing resuscitation. Lots of smaller stuff with the patients wondering ... Read more
Witchcraft
Friday, October 28, 2011      12 comments

Frank Sinatra (Old Blue Eyes) recorded this one in 1957. Written by Cy Coleman and lyrics by Carolyn Leigh Those fingers in my hair. That sly come hither stare That strips my conscience bare It's witchcraft. ... Read more
The Addams Family
Thursday, October 27, 2011      8 comments

From the old TV show (94 - 96) which was based on the Charles Addams cartoons in The New Yorker They're creepy and they're kooky. Mysterious and spooky. T... Read more
Black Magic Woman
Wednesday, October 26, 2011      5 comments

Ah, Carlos Santana in 1970 (Originally recorded by Fleetwood Mac in 1968 ... nah, I don't remember that. Carlos OWNS this song!) Got a black magic woman Got a black magic woman Ive got a black magic woman ... Read more
Spiders and Snakes
Tuesday, October 25, 2011      6 comments

Another redo from last year's Halloween/spooky/whatever songs! Jim Stafford and David Bellamy 1974 (recorded by Stafford) I remember when Mary Lou said, "You wanna walk me home from school?" Well I said yes I do She said I don't... Read more
Ghost Riders in the Sky
Monday, October 24, 2011      6 comments

Written by Stan Jones in 1948 - lots of singers have covered it - Johnny Cash, Frankie Laine, Marty Robbins, Gene Autry, even Bing Crosby! An old cowboy went riding o... Read more
Ghost Riders in the Sky
Monday, October 24, 2011      3 comments

Written by Stan Jones in 1948 - lots of singers have covered it - Johnny Cash, Frankie Laine, Marty Robbins, Gene Autry, even Bing Crosby! An old cowboy went riding o... Read more

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