Kinky Friedman contemplates a question from the audience at a campaign rally at the Bastrop High School, West Campus Gymnasium, Bastrop, Texas, United States. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
“The folks in Mississippi are saying, ‘Thank God for Texas.’ “ -Kinky Friedman. (Richard S. “Kinky” Friedman (1944 – ), American singer, songwriter, novelist, humorist, politician and former columnist for Texas Monthly who styles himself in the mold of popular American satirists Will Rogers and Mark Twain.)
I want to be a Texan 24 hours a day. -James Dean (James Byron Dean (1931 – 1955), American film actor and cultural icon, who died at age 24 in a tragic car accident. Best embodied by the title of his most celebrated film, “Rebel Without a Cause” (1955).
- NOTE: I’ve heard a lot about that movie. But I don”t remember watching it. I remember Mr. Dean from the movie “Giant” with Rock Hudson and Elizabeth Taylor.)
Mr. Dean is pictured below sandwiched between Marilyn Monroe and Bruce Lee.
LIFE Gone too Soon