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  •  Actually a drinking song, I believe n/t (1+ / 0-)
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    Democrats give you the Bill of Rights; Republicans sell you a bill of goods!

    by barbwires on Tue Jul 02, 2013 at 07:22:41 PM PDT

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    •  I read somewhere that it was used as a (2+ / 0-)
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      field sobriety test.  If you couldn't sing it, you were too drunk.  

      Renewable energy brings national global security.     

      by Calamity Jean on Wed Jul 03, 2013 at 09:47:54 AM PDT

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    •  What else does one do (1+ / 0-)
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      at a gentlemen's club? ;-)

      Born, raised, and currently reside in PA-3 (where birth control is tantamount to Pearl Harbor and 9/11); college in the old OH-10; graduate school in the old OH-17

      by JBraden on Wed Jul 03, 2013 at 01:25:22 PM PDT

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      •  In the 1770s? (3+ / 0-)
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        Drinking, gambling*, reading, talking politics, gossiping, drinking, gambling some more, insulting someone badly enough to be challenged to a duel, drinking.

        That about covers it.

        *It should be noted that gambling included everything from card or casino type table games to betting on horse racing to private bets about random events to betting on your own prowess in an athletic test.

        Help us to save free conscience from the paw Of hireling wolves whose gospel is their maw. ~John Donne

        by ohiolibrarian on Wed Jul 03, 2013 at 07:27:20 PM PDT

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