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Offline madmax

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Dinga Ling
« on: February 18, 2019, 01:38:05 PM »
Yes you did.  You liked this.  Yeah you did.

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Re: Dinga Ling
« Reply #1 on: February 18, 2019, 02:54:28 PM »
Ironically, also his best-selling recording. :banana: :banana: :banana:
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Re: Dinga Ling
« Reply #2 on: February 18, 2019, 06:57:38 PM »
I haven't heard that in a long time, maybe 40 years.
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Re: Dinga Ling
« Reply #3 on: February 18, 2019, 08:00:30 PM »
For that brief period when it seemed  risqu?, clever- which was sometime between 10-11 years old for me.  You are correct. (Dino ding ding)This was the same age we regaled ourselves with lyrics of " greasy, grimy gopher guts- and sheeattte  ;) like that and t

Personally I like the old negro comic joke better: also of the same era. " I was so poor; I was glad I was born a boy. Otherwise I'd had nothing to play with. = My Dingaling

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Re: Dinga Ling
« Reply #4 on: February 19, 2019, 12:45:40 AM »
I don't think I've got a metaphysics, psychologically administered opinion on this. I just like it. The Telephone man from 1977 was a  Novelty hit for Meri Wilson. Her telephone man changed jobs and became a "Peter the Meter Reader", but that song didn't do as well.
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Re: Dinga Ling
« Reply #5 on: February 19, 2019, 03:58:19 PM »
First time ever hearing telephone man. no opinion...
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