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Old 12-05-2013, 07:50 PM   #101
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Old 12-06-2013, 09:37 AM   #102
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And what a fine rendition that is (not)! What a waste of Roy Clark's talents. Anyhooo... that post dated the blues versions. So I guess you can still say it is from a C&W song (if that qualifies as a song), but the original is still blues (like almost everything!). -ERD50
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Old 12-07-2013, 10:35 AM   #104
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"If you cross the street, you'll die.

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I heard this on the radio while driving this afternoon and laughed all the way home.
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