Re: nukes in texas ( Frank Zappa)

DouglasWhitworth (
Fri, 25 Dec 1998 00:45:12 -0000

Michael S. Lorrey wrote
>Linking beer and nukes, I read a quote yesterday by Frank Zappa:"In order
for any
>place to be considered a real country, it has to have its own beer and its
>football team. Having ships, and a few nukes helps, but any country has to
>least have its own beer."
In the light of the recent mails about Music with an extropian flavour, Frank Zappa would probably deserve mention. Certainly FZ rates as one of America's most dynamic and , IMHO, under -acknowledged and perhaps misunderstood musicians of the last 30 years. What a loss ! " If we cannot be free, at least we can be cheap"-FZ
Merry Zappamas :-)