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Thread #2316 Message #1938681
Posted By: Leadfingers
16-Jan-07 - 04:32 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Why Paddy isn't at work today
Subject: RE: Origins: Why Paddy isn't at work today
Gerard Hofnung adapted an earlier piece as a purely SPOKEN item - Pat Cooksey took the idea and turned it into a song , which was as original as writing a song based on a joke ! More power (and ROYALTIES) to Pat's elbow !