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|Osmium||Origins: Cotton-eyed Joe-true story/composite? (133* d)||RE: Cotton-eyed Joe-true story/composite?||19 Feb 00|
Bottom line is that its a very catchy tune. Most professional historians admit that it is almost impossible to judge history - because we cannot know the vibes of the time; what would be considered ludicroudsly racist now might have been the statements of the profoundly libetarian then! Enjoy it and stop feeling guilty that it is enjoyable.