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Parody of Woodstock


Seen in the Sunday edition of the Chicago Sun-Times (August 6, 1989).

A sampling of the new parody of singer Joni Mitchell's Woodstock tune
(By the time we got to Woodstock / we were half a million strong . . ."):

In the 20 years since


I made half a million cash

And if the market doesn't


I'll buy a condo.

We are yuppies

We are boring

And we sit at home and



(Contributed by Laura Oppermann)


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