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PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2012 3:26 pm 
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Dinger here in aus is slang for a condom


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PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2012 4:43 pm 
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tupong wrote:
Dinger here in aus is slang for a condom


GODDAMMIT TUPONG DON'T CONFUSE HIM!! My naivety and chaste demeanor will not allow myself to say words like cock, dick, schlong, or meat missile, but that's what FZ was referring to.

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PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2012 8:27 pm 
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calvin2hikers wrote:
tupong wrote:
Dinger here in aus is slang for a condom


GODDAMMIT TUPONG DON'T CONFUSE HIM!! My naivety and chaste demeanor will not allow myself to say words like cock, dick, schlong, or meat missile, but that's what FZ was referring to.

How about "burning phallus" and "muted member"?

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PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2012 9:24 pm 
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"muted member"?
- a penis with sound turned off?

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PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2012 9:33 pm 
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Caputh wrote:
just plain doug wrote:
"muted member"?
- a penis with sound turned off?

Sorry....I have a cold.

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He'd go home 'n hone his bone means he's jerking off
also related to she honed his cone [she gave him a tiny but exciting bj]




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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2012 4:58 am 
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hey, guys, thanks for all the help - I'm working on it! :-)


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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2012 5:25 am 
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balint wrote:
Mama stroked his dinger
Daddy got a stinky finger
In those days of long ago

I guess the meaning of the phrase is that in the old days, before the pill, heavy petting/mutual masturbation would be the way for the older generation to get their rocks off, when they were just having fun, not planning kids.

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PostPosted: Wed May 16, 2012 11:36 am 
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My next turn is Tryin' To Grow A Chin:

- is it a normal phrase in english, or does it sound surprisingly?
- might "chin" be "adam's apple" here, as the simbol of growing up?

hm? :-) thanks!


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PostPosted: Wed May 16, 2012 3:54 pm 
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"Chin" would be more akin to "Balls", as in "growing a backbone".

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just plain doug wrote:
calvin2hikers wrote:
tupong wrote:
Dinger here in aus is slang for a condom


GODDAMMIT TUPONG DON'T CONFUSE HIM!! My naivety and chaste demeanor will not allow myself to say words like cock, dick, schlong, or meat missile, but that's what FZ was referring to.

How about "burning phallus" and "muted member"?


Never.

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PostPosted: Wed May 23, 2012 1:58 pm 
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Broken Hearts Are For Assholes

Well, it's a bit disgusting one, not a favorite song of mine, but I started to deal with it's lyrics... Oh well!...

It's a really stupid tune, seems as if FZ would have a real story behind it, but it's only him who undestands it. Or - do you? What makes it a WHOLE, could you tell? What's the "message" here - could you tell?

I'm curious!! Thanks! :-)


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PostPosted: Wed May 23, 2012 2:43 pm 
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Broken Hearts Are For Assholes

Well, it's a bit disgusting one, not a favorite song of mine, but I started to deal with it's lyrics... Oh well!...

It's a really stupid tune, seems as if FZ would have a real story behind it, but it's only him who undestands it. Or - do you? What makes it a WHOLE, could you tell? What's the "message" here - could you tell?

I'm curious!! Thanks! :-)



Pretty straight forward from my point of view, if you allow yourself to have a broken heart, your an asshole... :smoke:


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PostPosted: Wed May 23, 2012 9:38 pm 
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Plook wrote:
Pretty straight forward from my point of view


okay, but I'm curious: why? To me it's a bit of a mess: starts with "broken hearts", then goes to gays, then to women, and starts talking about "Dagmar" and all the other things, like if it was to be addressed to some certain person. But to me t epicture doesn't come together. And the end: "I'm gonna ram it up...." ?...


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PostPosted: Wed May 23, 2012 10:07 pm 
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so you went to the grape just to give it a try
guy breaks up with his girl, decides to switch allegiances, checks out the gay s&m/leather scene, to his surprise, he digs it


in a way you can't explain
now, he doesn't know if he's a boy or a lady [he don't know which]


you say you can't live with what you've been through
well, ladies you can be an asshole too

implying a newly discovered bi-sexual preference to the back door

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slime.oofytv.set wrote:
you say you can't live with what you've been through
well, ladies you can be an asshole too

implying a newly discovered bi-sexual preference to the back door

I always thought he only meant some women can be idiots too...

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PostPosted: Thu May 24, 2012 2:56 am 
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balint wrote:
Plook wrote:
Pretty straight forward from my point of view


okay, but I'm curious: why? To me it's a bit of a mess: starts with "broken hearts", then goes to gays, then to women, and starts talking about "Dagmar" and all the other things, like if it was to be addressed to some certain person. But to me t epicture doesn't come together. And the end: "I'm gonna ram it up...." ?...

FZ was still young at that time and he needed the money ;-).

He had just broke with Warner Bros. and wrote songs like that to sell records and concert tickets. He too had to make a living and keep the business going. Don't over-interpret the lyrical content. They are just songs. Not everything is (or has to be) great ART.

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PostPosted: Thu May 24, 2012 9:40 am 
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Thinman wrote:
Don't over-interpret the lyrical content. They are just songs.


I'm not "over-interpreting", just asking. :-) And whether its "only a song", but FZ played all over in 77-78, and it's present on no less but 4 albums - so I'm just curious. :-)


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balint wrote:
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… and it's present on no less but 4 albums - so I'm just curious. :-)

He released it on one album only. He is not responsible for what others do after his death. :wink:

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PostPosted: Thu May 24, 2012 10:15 am 
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Thinman wrote:
on one album only


two, to be exact: he selected it for Läther. :-)

But it still leaves 2 things the same:
- he played it constantly for 2 years - wrong: on 7 tours!
- I'm still interested in your thoughts on the lyrics. :-)


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I think it does mean simply that if you are prone to having you're heart broke, you're an asshole.

It's a statement about the futility of falling in love, but then he turns it into a crass sexual innuendo. Having a broken heart is like getting fucked in the ass. Some people like it, and ladies, so can you too...

Appalling for most folks, but who needs them?


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A rope leash wrote:
I think it does mean simply that if you are prone to having you're heart broke, you're an asshole.

It's a statement about the futility of falling in love, but then he turns it into a crass sexual innuendo. Having a broken heart is like getting fucked in the ass. Some people like it, and ladies, so can you too...

Appalling for most folks, but who needs them?



Rope you need a steady girlfriend and a social calendar, if you focus on only the bad stuff you will feel bad, choose to focus on the good stuff and feel good... :smoke:


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Gee whiz, plooky, haven't you ever read my cable guy confessions? What kind of a fucking wimp do you think I am? Think about the good stuff? What kind of pussy positive think is that?

I'm a realist, man...ask my steady girlfriend. A social calender? What the fuck is wrong with you? Are you privledged or something?

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...and I never " :lol: "

...so there!


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A rope leash wrote:
...and I never " :lol: "

...so there!



You got to stick with the positive...the tragic figure is sooo 2010...go have some fun and forget about the fucking politics for at least 2 weeks...and eat some bananas, you sound like your potassium levels are low...

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