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Wednesday, April 6, 2016

#1072: 1969, Merle Haggard, Hungry Eyes

April 6, 2016

Country legend Merle Haggard sadly died today, on his 79th birthday, from pneumonia complications. Somehow, we have got to song 1072 without a song by the Hag, and so this tribute is well over due. Haggard often gets a bad rap from the left: his most iconic song, Okie from Muskogee about a conservative Oklahoman view […]

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