In "Rhythm Section Want Ad," we know who Menudo is, but who
MDC was the abbreviation for a west coast hardcore band called
Millions of Dead Cops.
were two songs titled "She Was a Hotel Detective?"
Actually the original song has the words "She Was a" in parentheses.
The second song was an attempt at a follow-up song in the tradition
of "Peggy Sue Got Married" and "Let's Twist Again."
going on at the end of "Hideaway Folk Family"?
John and I are just doing our fake backwards singing. (It was
was the "Don't Let's Start" video shot?
We shot the outdoor scenes at Flushing Meadows park in Queens,
NY, site of the 1964 World's Fair, which both Flansburgh and I
attended as children and remember fondly. Several of the pavilions
are still there, including the New York State pavilion which has
an enormous map of the state (badly chipped up) covering it's