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    Rattling the teacups.

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    Thank God!

    I thought you were talking about these guys...

    \"A little too tall, coulda used a few pounds...\"

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    City of New Orleans.
    "People should be able to access these benefits [Social Welfare] as a matter of right, with no more loss of their own standards of self-respect than would be involved in collecting from an insurance company the proceeds of an endowment policy on which they have been paying premiums for years."
    Robert Menzies - Liberal Party (Conservative) Prime Minister of Australia.

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    Daddy, what's a train?

    "For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations,
    for nature cannot be fooled."

    Richard Feynman

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    Fred Eaglesmith likes trains


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    Pete Seeger and Arlo Guthrie like trains also.


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    I was at Radio City the night they recorded this, I’d hitchhiked from Saratoga Springs to NYC to see the show:


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    Rattling the teacups.

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    Bill Steber who knew Jessie Mae brought her up tonight.

    Jessie Mae Hemphill - Train, Train...


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    Freight Train - Elizabeth Cotton


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    Forrest City Joe - Train Time


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    It’s really hard to define ‘virtue signalling’, as I was saying the other day to some of my Muslim friends over a fair-trade coffee in our local feminist bookshop. (Lucy Porter 2018)

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    It’s really hard to define ‘virtue signalling’, as I was saying the other day to some of my Muslim friends over a fair-trade coffee in our local feminist bookshop. (Lucy Porter 2018)

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    In the Jesse Mae Hemphill video above, her grandfather was mentioned. This is him.

    Sid Hemphill: The Carrier Line (1942)


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    "para todo mal, mezcal, y para todo bien también" (for everything bad, mezcal, and for everything good, as well.)

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    \"Of all the things I\'ve lost, I miss my mind the most.\"

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    If he ever drinks the brew of 10 tanna leaves, he will become a monster the likes of which the world has never seen



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    War is peace.
    Freedom is slavery.
    Ignorance is strength.
    Trump is doing beautifully.





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    A couple of my faves in here already. Here's one that's more obscure than it should be:


    What are you doing about it?




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    Rattling the teacups.

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    This is a Leadbelly song, but I liked this version when I was a youngster..

    It’s really hard to define ‘virtue signalling’, as I was saying the other day to some of my Muslim friends over a fair-trade coffee in our local feminist bookshop. (Lucy Porter 2018)

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    "para todo mal, mezcal, y para todo bien también" (for everything bad, mezcal, and for everything good, as well.)

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    Jimmie Rodgers - Waiting for a Train


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    The version I know
    It really is quite difficult to build an ugly wooden boat.

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    Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee - Rock Island Line


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