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I said Lydia, La La

Posted in Marx Brothers, Sites of Interest with tags , , , , , , on June 30, 2008 by Andrew T. Smith

A link has been posted in the comments section of my first post that I just have to flag up here in a post of its own. Dave Corey disects all the cultural references in the great, great Harold Arlen and Yip Harburg song Lydia the Tattooed Lady. For years I have listened to the song without questioning who Nijinsky was and now I know! Well worth checking out.

http://davecory2.blogspot.com/2008/06/lydia-tattooed-lady-revealed.html