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Re: Curtis 11 Sep 06: Whoa!

Subject: Re: Curtis 11 Sep 06: Whoa!
From: Antonio E. Gonzalez
Date: Wed, 13 Sep 2006 09:08:43 -0700
Newsgroups: rec.arts.comics.strips
On 12 Sep 2006 20:04:13 -0700, "Blinky the Wonder Wombat"
<wkharrisjr_info@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>
>Antonio E. Gonzalez wrote:
>> On Tue, 12 Sep 2006 10:00:53 -0500, Mike Beede <beede@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>
>> >In article <M9yNg.190$1f1.1753@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>,
>> > Rob Wynne <doc@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> >
>> >
>> >You might prefer "This Land is Your Land," then.  I actually like
>> >it better myself, in spite of the fact that Irving Berlin rocks.
>> >
>>
>>     In fact, the whole reason Woody Guthrie wrote it was to give
>> people a secular alternative for patriotic music
>>
>
>Though I doubt the last verse would pass political muster as a
>"patriotic" song:
>
>      In the squares of the city - In the shadow of the steeple
>      Near the relief office - I see my people
>      And some are grumblin' and some are wonderin'
>      If this land's still made for you and me.
>
>Funny how we never got to sing that verse at the school assemblies...

    Hey, just 'cause some school administrators were too cowardly . .

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