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Old 04-20-2007, 11:00 AM   #1
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Finally got my hands on Bucky Covington'* album!! Not bad at all!!!

http://music.yahoo.com/video/39781773

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A Different World
Bucky Covington



We were born to mothers who smoked and drank
Our cribs were covered in lead based paint
No child proof lids no seat belts in cars
Rode bikes with no helmets and still here we are, still here we are
We got daddy’* belt when we misbehaved
Had three TV channels you got up to change
No video games and no satellite
All we had were friends and they were outside, playin’ outside

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It was a different life
When we were boys and girls
Not just a different time
It was a different world

School always started the same every day
The pledge of allegiance then someone would pray
Not every kid made the team when they tried
We got disappointed and that was all right, we turned out all right

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Bridge
No bottled water, we drank from a garden hose
And every Sunday, all the stores were closed

Chorus

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It was a different world
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Yeah, I remember the TV tuner thing. Used to drive the parents crazy when we changed the channel, trying to go from 4 to 9 in one motion. Also some time back I got sick of the voice quality of the phone in the kitchen, and replaced it with an old ma bell rotary wall phone. The first time my friends daughter saw it, she had an expression similar to:
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I love that song.
I am 31 and can pretty much relate to all of it
I hate the"wussification" AMerica has been going through.
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I actually CANT change my TV without a remote, no buttons to press otherwise...

I've never actually heard that.
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Good beat Great meaning.... IMO Alan Jackson would have done better with it
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