Reports of my death,etc....
A Democrat - without prefix, without suffix, without apology.
...for a proper remembrance of George McGovern, who, weeks after returning from Vietnam, I got my first campaign job with, and who I cast my first Presidential ballot for. A lot of who I am, personally and politically, comes from my early association with that great man.
...so I'll sneak one of these in while I have a chance. Good 'un, too, I think. Truly random, at any rate...
Marty Stuart - Hillbilly Rock
Ike & Tina Turner - River Deep, Mountain High
James Brown - Cold Sweat
Donovan - Colours
George Jones - If I Don't Love You (Grits Ain't Groceries)
Bob Dylan - Desolation Row
Todd Snider - Takin' It As It Comes
Girls From Mars - Bel Mir Bist du Schoen
Raul Malo - Guantanamera
The Box Tops - The Letter