Wednesday, December 12, 2007

The 100 Greatest Christmas Downers of All Time. I am thrilled to report that Dwight Yoakam's "Santa Can't Stay" is in third position: "The ultimate dysfunctional anthem — yet, amazingly, this one you can actually dance to."


  1. And you'd think Christmas music would be happy....

    I posted new book choices for our next read on the Slaves blog.

  2. I admit that I like some of the sadder holiday songs. What does that say about me?

  3. Whatever is says about you, it says the same about me. Something's got to cut through all that chipmunk cheer to keep a person from going absolutely insane.


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