Actually, the Lindy was long before my time. "Calendar Girl" came out in 1961. I was 10 years old at the time.<quoted text>
Yeah, music really is a great unifier, huh -- and REALLY succeeds in bringing the over-60 crowd
I'm fastly beginning to think our fellow conservatives just aren't going to take advantage of this teachable moment in the ever-shifting fabric of the veil of space/time.
I think this is where you'll prove invaluable (fake) carol. Bring us together carol through the glory of popular song! I knew you had it in ye .... hehehehehe ..
("Calendar Girl," huh? I can almost see you doing the Lindy to it -- the little fat girl in the skirt with the poodle apliques, pursing your lips earnestly, eyes just a little too bright (manic?), givin' it your all, trying to impress the sturdy farm boy neighbor who figured he'd ask you to dance this once, just to increase his chances of skating into heaven, in spite of what he did to that goat one Wednesday, when he told his parents he couldn't go to church because he had a homework assignment that was overdue ....)
(You little whippersnapper you!)
Here, you can listen to it.
I was a great dancer, by the way. Still am.