If only Hollywood had made
John Carter of Mars
in 1979, with Cher as Dejah Thoris, they would have had a surefire hit!
"Discover how you can apply sleep learning to gain health, relaxation, confidence, personal magnetism, self mastery, memory power, success in business and human relations... learn foreign languages and how to play the piano."
Learn to play the piano? In your sleep?
The San Mateo Times
- Aug 25, 1959
You might wonder what the hell this song is about, until you hear a certain name mentioned past the halfway mark. Even then, you have to know your pop music history to figure it out.
Well a pretty little mom tried to put me on the run
But I had to burn her down with a Thompson Gun
I'm a ding dong daddy from Dumas babe
You oughta see me do my stuff
I'm a ding dong daddy baby
And liquor is my racket
Lots of times when things are dull
I deal in other traffic
I can sell you morphine coke or snow
Take a little shot and you're raring to go
Eddie Fisher, Perry Como the other options. 1950s, I assume. via
is over. But you can still savor that era with lots of videos such as these two.
Is that the actress's real voice?