[78-L] wikipedia (was: 78-L Digest, Vol 54, Issue 17)

Michael Biel mbiel at mbiel.com
Thu Mar 7 20:28:09 PST 2013

The Bert Williams line from "Nobody" was modified to "Whoever sooths
your thumpin', bumpin' brain" from the original "Who sooths my thumpin'
bumpin' brain".  And several of us did recognize it. Now, go back to the
original thread (wikipedia) and you'll figure it out!

Mike Biel  mbiel at mbiel.com  

-------- Original Message -------
From: David Lennick <dlennick at sympatico.ca>
> Sheesh..
> (1) It's from Porgy and Bess.
> (2) The response that followed quoted a line from a Bert Williams song.
> dl

On 3/7/2013 11:09 PM, S&R Pinsker wrote:
>>> "The t'ings dat yo' li'ble
>>> To read in de Bible,
>>> It ain't necessarily so."
>> Its not from Porgy and Bess?
>> I learn something new every day.  rdp

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