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Alice's Restaurant

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Norrin Radd, Nov 22, 2012.

  1. Norrin Radd

    Norrin Radd New Member

    This snorefest escaped my notice until today. I guess I never had time for:

    - SONS of great men (Arlo is not Woody)
    - Hippie rantings
    - Long songs that don't involve interesting musicianship
    - Being bored

    Yet, some of my Facebook friends and Twitter connections seem to be into this thing. So I present it for all of you.

    Enjoy.

    If possible.

     
  2. Riptide

    Riptide Well-Known Member

    Why bother posting this if you're gonna throw veiled insults in there along with it?
     
  3. Norrin Radd

    Norrin Radd New Member

    What's "veiled" about my post?

    I was not aware that I should only post about things I think are wonderful. I'm sure some of you think it's really great.
     
  4. YGBFKM

    YGBFKM Guest

    Terrible, stupid song.
     
  5. Riptide

    Riptide Well-Known Member

    No wonder you're so popular. Nice work, Costanza.
     
  6. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    Raddsputin would definitely be on the Group W bench.
     
  7. dixiehack

    dixiehack Well-Known Member

    Do you picture him more as a mother stabber or father raper?
     
  8. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    I think eater of dead, burnt bodies.
     
  9. JR

    JR Active Member

    This album is proof that "You had to be there" is sometimes true. 18 in 1967
     
  10. britwrit

    britwrit Well-Known Member

    You're our boy.
     
  11. PaperDoll

    PaperDoll Well-Known Member

    As someone who has spent time in the Berkshires and even had dinner at Alice's restaurants -- she had three, I believe -- that song is part of my family's Thanksgiving tradition. In fact, I had to find it online via smartphone (in the middle of nowhere) while my mom was driving to a holiday gathering today.

    Did you know that the LP version of the song is the exact length of the mysterious gap in the Watergate recordings?
     
  12. jr/shotglass

    jr/shotglass Well-Known Member

    I heard that if you play it backwards, it says, "Bob Dylan is the devil."
     
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