Tired Old Words
Lines that once or twice appeared at the top of MrJumbos home page:
Caught With A Smoking Nun!
Home . . . is where I want to be. Pick me up and take me there.
She said shed stick around till the bandages came off,
Give me a lever and a fulcrum, and I can move the world.
Alfred Nobel gave us a lever.
His skin was dry as paper, so the hornets built a nest.
Because to clean the tub, you would have to be both in the tub and out of the tub at the same time, and you cant be in two places at once.
When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.
We dont report the news. We write it.
Down at Club Limbo, they still play Stardust.
Everyone with any sense had already left town.
He's out there operating without any decent restraint, totally beyond the pale of any acceptable human conduct.
Sometimes I get lonesome for Lafayette
Though all the streets are crowded
I thought Id make the big time,
Thats the reason that I gotta get out of here
Jim Croce, New Yorks Not My Home
Me, Im still on the road
Bob Dylan, Tangled Up in Blue
8/1/2000: Daddy don't live in that New York City no more.
Steely Dan, Katy Lied
Lido missed the boat that day he left the shack
Boz Scaggs, Lido Shuffle
Got a wife and kids in Baltimore, Jack
Bruce Springsteen, Hungry Heart
Im a 21st century digital boy
Bad Religion, Digital Boy (1990)