Re: RARA-AVIS: Kenny Rogers

From: Kerry Schooley (
Date: 12 Jul 2002

At 12:20 PM 12/07/2002 +1000, you wrote:

> > Bill C wrote:
> >
> > "Since this is a literary group, I think I can remain barely on topic
> > when I say that Kenny Rogers was also in "The First Edition." Their
> > "I Just Dropped in to See what Condition my Condition was In" might
> > qualify as a descendant of the beat generation's life and times."
> >
> > And the song was used in The Big Lebowski, the Coen Brothers' Chandler
> > pastiche.
> >
> > Mark
> >
>And being a dyed-in-the-wool cornball (as Mark can attest), I like this
>one too.(And "Ruben James" was a great favourite of my pre-teen
>childhood, so obviously being a cornball has been with me since the

Always had a soft spot for You Picked a Fine Time to Leave Me Lucille. Most enjoyed a cappella, while contemplating a tear-refracted moon after being tossed from an establishment whose only recommendation had been for tolerance.


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