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Songbob Songs about chickens (158* d) RE: Songs about chickens 27 Oct 09


A Yardbird isn't a chicken. From Wickipedia:

1 : a soldier assigned to a menial task or restricted to a limited area as a disciplinary measure
2 : an untrained or inept enlisted man

Charlie Parker (the sax Charlie, not the banjo one) was nicknamed "Yardbird," though I don't recall why.

And "Chickasay" is "Chickasaw" (an Indian tribe) in local dialect.

That is all.


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