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    Oh shit!

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    Well damn. He WAS pretty old.
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    Damn RIP
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    Where have all the folk singers gone? Long time passing. R.I.P.
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    I see the name Pete Seeger and the first thing I think of is his taking a hatchet to cut Dylan's electrical supply when he 'went electric' at Newport in 1965. I've always disliked Seeger for that. turns out the story may have been apocryphal:
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    Todd Haynes does a good job in I'm Not There of showing how ridiculous that story would have been if it had actually happened:

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    Seeger's HUAC testimony.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Miroir Noir View Post
    Todd Haynes does a good job in I'm Not There of showing how ridiculous that story would have been if it had actually happened:

    well I was thinking of that scene when I posted that. But I never thought it was ridiculous.
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    A bunch of beatniks and folkies physically restraining an axe-wielding Pete Seeger?
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    Nice documentary about the Weavers and the whole black list business. If you have the time and don't mind the subtitles.


    R.I.P. Pete

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    Quote Originally Posted by Miroir Noir View Post
    A bunch of beatniks and folkies physically restraining an axe-wielding Pete Seeger?
    well, they knew he was a pacifist.
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    i just found out he taught at my boarding school many years before i was there. RIP
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    These are all pretty damn good.









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    I always confuse "If I Had a Hammer" with "If I Were a Carpenter".

    anyway, here's this

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