Category Archives: Inefficiencies

Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere

Everybody seems to wonder what it’s like down here. [But] I gotta get away from this day-to-day running around – everybody knows this is nowhere.


The Last Trip To Tulsa

Well, I used to drive a cab, you know; [then] I heard a siren scream: pulled over to the corner, and I fell into a dream. There were two men eating pennies, and three young girls who cried, “The West coast is falling – I see rocks in the sky!”

Ambulance Blues

I never knew a man could tell so many lies. He had a different story for every set of eyes! How can he remember who he’s talkin’ to? ‘Cause I know it ain’t me, and I hope it isn’t you.


Got mashed potatoes; ain’t got no T-Bone.

Welfare Mothers

Hard to believe that love is free, now – out on the street with the whole family, now.

Hey Hey, My My (Into The Black)

You pay for this, but they give you that.

See also: My My, Hey Hey (Out of the Blue)


Banjos playing through the broken glass windows down in Alabama.
See the old folks tied in white ropes; hear the banjo.