The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #68954   Message #1165259
Posted By: Once Famous
19-Apr-04 - 11:33 AM
Thread Name: Help: Little Boxes (Malvina Reynolds) ticky-tacky?
Subject: RE: Ticky-tacky
I hated this song.

Agreed, Tract houses built in the 1950s were pre-fabricated and not too stylish. But for many WWII veterans having families and getting started in life, they were their castles and their American dream.

The song was very snobbish.