Is it dirty? A NEW GAME!!!!

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Is it dirty? A NEW GAME!!!!

Postby LessThanZero » Thu Apr 08, 2004 5:46 pm

You can't be no geek off the street.
You gotta be handy with the steel...earn ya keep.


OK, HERE'S THE GAME:

Is it Dirty?

I'll quote a lyric that I believe may be dirty.
You say if it's dirty or not.
Then you quote a lyric.

BTW, I dig Paul's "1 2 3 4" counting in to the 12-bar original on the anthology. Groovy song.

Here's lyric number 1:

Turn up the TV. No one listening will suspect,
even your mother won't detect it,
no your father won't know.


Is it dirty?
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Postby jillbeast » Thu Apr 08, 2004 6:44 pm

I always thought it was a salacious lyric about either self-pleasure or sneaking a lover into the TV room. Of course I always heard it as "So your father won't know". BTW it was great to hear LTZ at the Proud Larry's gig and at Santa Rosa!!

How about "There's a boy somewhere holding hands with himself"?

Jill

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Postby girl out of time » Thu Apr 08, 2004 7:10 pm

i´d probably say yes, it is a dirty line but then again it could only be a very vivid image of teenage loneliness........which by the way could lead to serious masturbation.....

ok, what about this one:

"YOU WANT HER BROKEN WITH HER MOUTH WIDE OPEN"
...the promise of indulgence in my confidential voice approached inmortal danger but you´ll never know how close....

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Postby pip_52 » Thu Apr 08, 2004 9:18 pm

I dont know, it could just be about domination in a relationship in general, but it seems like if Elvis wrote it then its probably dirty . . .


"But when she's laying stretched out on the floor
It's no mystery to me anymore"

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Postby Watching_Detectives » Thu Apr 08, 2004 9:19 pm

girl out of time wrote: "YOU WANT HER BROKEN WITH HER MOUTH WIDE OPEN"


I always say perversion in there.
It nearly took a mircacle to get you to stay
It only took my little finger to blow you away.

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Postby LessThanZero » Fri Apr 09, 2004 5:57 am

pip_52 wrote:"But when she's laying stretched out on the floor
It's no mystery to me anymore"



Hmm...that one doesn't sound dirty to me....is it?
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Postby DrSpooky » Fri Apr 09, 2004 7:12 am

In the spirit of former president Clinton, it depends upon what your definition of "it" is.

So this one could be very dirty or perfectly innocent depending on how dirty one's own mind is. Such is the way of art.

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Postby Gillibeanz » Fri Apr 09, 2004 11:16 am

Yep its dirty! How bout this one from Goon Squad?

'I could join a chain of males or be the missing link
Looking for a lucky girl to put me in the pink'
COME ON YOU SPURS!!

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Postby oily slick » Fri Apr 09, 2004 12:28 pm

filthy

"i want a girl to turn my screw
to wind my watch, to buckle my shoe
and if she won't, her mother will do"
I'm not concerned about the very poor.

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Postby so lacklustre » Fri Apr 09, 2004 1:58 pm

def dirty.

I was down upon one knee
Stroking her vanity
signed with love and vicious kisses

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Postby wehitandrun » Fri Apr 09, 2004 4:31 pm

dirty. every armed forces song can have a sexual twist to it.
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Postby BrilliantMistake45 » Fri Apr 09, 2004 9:27 pm

You act dumb.
You say you're so numb.
You say you don't come
under his thumb.

~You Belong to Me
I wish that I could push a button
And talk in the past and not the present tense
And watch this hurtin' feeling disappear
Like it was common sense
It was a fine idea at the time
Now it's a brilliant mistake

~Elvis Costello

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Postby BrilliantMistake45 » Fri Apr 09, 2004 9:29 pm

Dont forget this one:

Oh yes I was a comical priest
"With a joke for the flock and a hand up your
fleece"

~God's Comic
I wish that I could push a button

And talk in the past and not the present tense

And watch this hurtin' feeling disappear

Like it was common sense

It was a fine idea at the time

Now it's a brilliant mistake



~Elvis Costello

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Postby oily slick » Fri Apr 09, 2004 11:30 pm

clean and semi-dirty

"i bet she isn't all that's advertised
i bet that isn't all she fakes"
I'm not concerned about the very poor.

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Postby Boy With A Problem » Sat Apr 10, 2004 6:35 am

sort of dirty -


"Heard somebody say they`re out to collar me.
Anybody wanna swallow me?"
Everyone just needs to fuckin’ relax. Smoke more weed, the world is ending.

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Postby elvisisking63 » Sat Apr 10, 2004 4:50 pm

"If I'm gonna go down, you're gonna come with me."
(Hand in Hand)
Mark

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Postby wehitandrun » Sun Apr 11, 2004 1:15 am

BrilliantMistake45 wrote:You act dumb.
You say you're so numb.
You say you don't come
under his thumb.

~You Belong to Me


yes, ive always wondered where he was going with that. is it supposed to create the image I'm getting?

(which, ofcourse, is elvis wiping genital liquids from his Trust-album sunglasses)
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Postby jillbeast » Sun Apr 11, 2004 2:21 pm

You put a penny in the slot
She called you her Magic Fingers

Love it! :-) Although I'd say it was a larger denomination than a penny! Dirty or not?

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Postby laughingcrow » Sun Apr 11, 2004 5:50 pm

"If I'm gonna go down, you're gonna come with me."


not dirty....

All of Love Field is about an outdoor shag isn't it, and even a car that catches them at it!?!?!?

You yield with your lips still sealed

Breath comes sharp and heart beats faster

Headlights that startled this embrace of ours

Feel the anxious rhythm of a functional stranger

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Postby bobster » Mon Apr 12, 2004 4:29 pm

So, we're all agreed that sex is, in fact, dirty....

To quote Woody Allen...

Psychologist: Do you think sex is dirty?

Woody: Yes, if you're doing it right.

Another apposite semi-misquote: Sex between two people who genuinely love each other is a very beautiful, very natural thing. And between three or more people, it's fantastic.

So, I'm going to say that lyric from "Love Field" are sexual, but not neccessarily "dirty", since it's pretty tasteful

Yet, I do note a digital turn of mind on some of these lines that starts me to thinking...

How about this line:

It only took my little finger to blow you away?
http://www.forwardtoyesterday.com -- Where "hopelessly dated" is a compliment!

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Postby BrilliantMistake45 » Mon Apr 12, 2004 8:17 pm

bobster wrote:How about this line:

It only took my little finger to blow you away?


It could mean what you think it means. EC could have also meant pulling the trigger of a gun and killing the person he was talking about.
I wish that I could push a button

And talk in the past and not the present tense

And watch this hurtin' feeling disappear

Like it was common sense

It was a fine idea at the time

Now it's a brilliant mistake



~Elvis Costello

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Postby oily slick » Mon Apr 12, 2004 8:29 pm

45, you gotta give us a new line. it is pretty simple. you don't want to become a backup bitch around here to wetshitandwhatever, do you? (smiley face)
I'm not concerned about the very poor.

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Postby BrilliantMistake45 » Mon Apr 12, 2004 10:40 pm

oily slick wrote:45, you gotta give us a new line. it is pretty simple. you don't want to become a backup bitch around here to wetshitandwhatever, do you? (smiley face)


Huh? :?
I wish that I could push a button

And talk in the past and not the present tense

And watch this hurtin' feeling disappear

Like it was common sense

It was a fine idea at the time

Now it's a brilliant mistake



~Elvis Costello

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Postby elvisisking63 » Mon Apr 12, 2004 10:43 pm

Maybe a bit too obvious...


The little girl you dangle on your knee without mishap
Stirs something in your memory
And something in your lap
Mark

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Postby oily slick » Mon Apr 12, 2004 11:09 pm

BrilliantMistake45 wrote:
oily slick wrote:45, you gotta give us a new line. it is pretty simple. you don't want to become a backup bitch around here to wetshitandwhatever, do you? (smiley face)


Huh? :?

ah-hem. and doggone it, people like me.

well, bm, you got put up an elvis line like 63 just did and then someone says whether they think it is dirty or not. we're playing a game you can't win. all of our games are like that, it is just that people sometimes quit over them.
I'm not concerned about the very poor.


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