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    "Think of how stupid the average person is, and realize half of them are stupider than that."

    "This is a lttle prayer dedicated to the separation of church and state. I guess if they are going to force those kids to pray in schools they might as well have a nice prayer like this: Our Father who art in heaven, and to the republic for which it stands, thy kingdom come, one nation indivisible as in heaven, give us this day as we forgive those who so proudly we hail. Crown thy good into temptation but deliver us from the twilight's last gleaming. Amen and Awomen. ."

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    Thanks for that article.

    I've followed the man and his music for 30 years.He has worked hard and is deserving of all the good fortune that has come his way.
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    Great read! Man Ed was a Fucked up mess! I remember the stories from the 04 tour, and didn't believe them till I hung out back stage at the Detroit show, then I knew why they didn't have a meet & greet! He reaked of booz, and the tour mgr. said it was soy sauce! Ahhhhhh Right!
    Glad to see he looks to be ok now!

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    Thanks for the post

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    Cool read. Thanks for posting.
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    Very cool.
    "It's always a Catch-22 situation. They hate you if you're the same, and they hate you if you're different."
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    Sammy never graduated from high school?

    I did not know that.

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    Cool interview!
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    I read this off the mailing list this morning.
    Good read with good tibits of new info that I never knew.

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    Do the bootleggers bother you?

    Hell, no, they can have it. I've had enough fame and fortune for 10 lifetimes. And if anybody can make a living off of me, I don't mind, as long as they don't cheat other people.
    Class Act..all...the....way! Okay...call me a Ched-head....

    I'd pay $1,000 bucks to hang with Sammy for a whole day in Cabo....he is the coolest muther-fucker on the planet....apart from Steve McQueen and Sammy Farha (for you poker players)...
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    Quote Originally Posted by EvH_316_5150 View Post
    Class Act..all...the....way! Okay...call me a Ched-head....

    I'd pay $1,000 bucks to hang with Sammy for a whole day in Cabo....he is the coolest muther-fucker on the planet....apart from Steve McQueen and Sammy Farha (for you poker players)...

    Yeah, the "bootleggers" portion was probably my favorite part of the article. He kinda gives us carte blanche.

    Maybe I should print out this article and carry it with me to the next Hagar show I tape!
    "Think of how stupid the average person is, and realize half of them are stupider than that."

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    Wow, that Sammy...what a great guy.

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    Nice read. Thanks!!

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    Cool guy that Sammy is. He always struck me as very down-to-earth.

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    Sam is the man. He is the reason I got into VH in the first place. I love VH with DLR. But I have never been dissapointed with a Sammy show. It is selfish, but a VH tour and a Sammy tour really is the best of both worlds.
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