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Old 06-25-13, 12:37 PM   #1
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Ice Cream for Friends from a far

I have yet to be taken up on my offer to treat a fooster to ice cream. Hopefully some day I will get that honor, until then I offer you up a little Lyle Lovett for your listening pleasure and inducement.

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He sings mighty fine for a good ole boy from a place where they talk funny and wear them pointy toed cowboy boots with a suit. But why don't he have a proper middle name like Bob or Joe?
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NC ice cream is pretty good.
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He sings mighty fine for a good ole boy from a place where they talk funny and wear them pointy toed cowboy boots with a suit. But why don't he have a proper middle name like Bob or Joe?
His middle name is actually Pearce. Lyle Pearce does not roll off the tounge. LP would work in a pinch, esp. considering the fact that said LP is a troubador.

Fun fact, Lyle lived in College Station when I went to Texas A&M. He would sit on his front porch and play guitar and sing and it was not uncommon to see him at the counter at the DeLuxe Burger Bar.
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His middle name is actually Pearce. Lyle Pearce does not roll off the tounge. LP would work in a pinch, esp. considering the fact that said LP is a troubador.

Fun fact, Lyle lived in College Station when I went to Texas A&M. He would sit on his front porch and play guitar and sing and it was not uncommon to see him at the counter at the DeLuxe Burger Bar.
Cool beans! I liked his music before I found out he liked Ducati's.
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Okay, so it may have been Robert Earl Keen's porch, but it was definately a porch.
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I hate to admit I just discovered this guy.

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Nah, you did not discover him, he has been around forever in Texas. Jerry Jeff Walker, Ray Wiley Hubbard, Billy Joe Shaver, Lyle Lovett, Gary P Nunn, the list of Texas artist is pretty crazy good.
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I mean I stumbled on to his work. New to me, I'm not from Texas...
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Nah, you did not discover him, he has been around forever in Texas. Jerry Jeff Walker, Ray Wiley Hubbard, Billy Joe Shaver, Lyle Lovett, Gary P Nunn, the list of Texas artist is pretty crazy good.
Eric Johnson may be the best guitarist to ever come out of that state.
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I mean I stumbled on to his work. New to me, I'm not from Texas...
That's right, you're not from Texas, but Texas loves you anyway.
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Since Yarnell's Ice Cream came back on the market, there's no reason to go to Texas for a product of lesser quality.
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You can stay in Arkansas and eat your sooo pig slop and I will stay in Texas eating hand made goodness from Sweet Firefly.
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SRV was a fine guitarist. I think EJ is just a better technician.
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You're just jealous.
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If you come here J I will buy you an ice cream. If I never set foot in your state again...I'll be fine, no offense.
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SRV was a fine guitarist. I think EJ is just a better technician.
I like 'em both. When I saw Eric Johnson live, I was convinced his fingers weren't attached to his hands.

FWIW: I'm from California, by way of Washington State.
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Jeff Wills, you related to Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys?!
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you can stay in arkansas and eat your sooo pig slop and i will stay in texas eating hand made goodness from blue bell.
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No you didn't. Blue Bell is okay, but Sweet Firefly makes all their flavors fresh, by hand in small batches, served by friends and neighbors with a smile and a prayer if needed. You can get Blue Bell anywhere. You can get Sweet Firefly at one place.
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No you didn't. Blue Bell is okay, but Sweet Firefly makes all their flavors fresh, by hand in small batches, served by friends and neighbors with a smile and a prayer if needed. You can get Blue Bell anywhere. You can get Sweet Firefly at one place.
Blue Bell is poor compared to Yarnell's. And believe it or not, we also have boutique ice cream stores here in Little Rock.
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