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Happy Columbus Day Monday from Flip Wilson

October 13, 2008

Heard this on the radio Saturday.  Listen and laugh.

If I don’t discover America, there’s not going to be a Benjamin Franklin or a star-spangled banner or a land of the free and a home of the brave. And no Ray Charles.

Thanks to the 45 and 33 blog for ripping it from vinyl.

Bonus: Geraldine Jones finds Ray Charles.

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  1. October 13, 2008 8:26 pm

    Hey Ms. Lynn. I’m old enough to remember the old Flip Wilson Show on the TV machine. It was the Chapelle Show of its time. Most memorable moment: Taj Mahal singing Cakewalk into Town accompanied by a tuba. He certainly expanded my horizons on black culture.

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