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April 30, 2005

Off the road again.

What is wrong with this country when we can't get a stretch of Texas highway named after Willie Nelson without politicians becoming, well, political?

Our political world has become a game of "by finding fault with others I can make myself look good," no matter what stupidity or harm occurs as a result.

People are dumb. Politicians are worse. I'm gonna rename my driveway "Willie Nelson Court."

Unless Mrs. Popping Culture filibusters.

Posted by Dan at April 30, 2005 09:31 PM

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I'd prefer Johnny Cash Lane.

Posted by: Mrs. Popping Culture at April 30, 2005 11:08 PM

Isn't it generally considered poor form to name things after people while they're still alive?

Posted by: Dean Esmay at April 30, 2005 11:08 PM

Dean, the common thought is that after so much Jack Daniels, Willie is actually pickled and preserved... it's fruitless to wait for him to die.

Posted by: Dan at May 1, 2005 08:23 AM

...except, Mrs. Popping Culture, I can't help but recall the sophomoric joke that "Johnny Cash" refers to a pay toilet. "Pay Toilet Lane"... I don't think so.

Posted by: Gail at May 1, 2005 08:30 PM

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