Speaking allegorically about Canada’s War on Drugs – “For Want of a Nail the shoe was lost. For want of a shoe the horse was lost. For want of a horse the rider was lost. For want of a rider the message was lost. For want of a message the battle was lost. For want of a battle the kingdom was lost. And all for the want of a horseshoe nail.” Now don’t bogart that joint, my friend….
Easy Rider – “Born To Be Wild”
No, not bake a potato, sweet potato, or cassava, or even plant a dahlia, but create cute (sort of??) little toilet paper roll heads. After my initial shock in thinking that these diminutive guys were weird examples of the art of ‘shrinking heads’, I decided that the little tubers are actually pretty cool looking.
The Electric Prunes – “I Had Too Much To Dream (Last Night)”
Simon and Garfunkle – “Sounds of Silence”
**Amalgamated Metaphor Alert