We've really covered the waterfront today on Blogs for Mirth Day -- a sincere thank you to all the playas. And a heartfelt tip of the cap to the estimable Learned Foot, who came up with this excellent idea. Two bits of business left.
First, we need to decide the winner of the TV Show Theme Showdown. We are in the final round and the top seeds have won out. So your final vote is between:
#1 seed Hawaii Five-O
#2 seed Mission: Impossible
As you can see, even though The Avengers lost in the semifinals, I still support efforts to maximize the use of Diana Rigg on this blog, however. Cast your votes in the comments section, por favor.
Meanwhile, our intrepid contestants have created quite a treasure trove of musical fun. Herewith, all the songs mentioned in this thread through 8:20 p.m.
Lynyrd Skynyrd, Free Bird
Rolling Stones, Satisfaction
Meat Loaf, Bat Out of Hell
Bob Seger, Rock n Roll Never Forgets
Beatles, Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds
Aerosmith, Big Ten Inch Record
Kingston Trio, Tom Dooley
Don Henley, Dirty Laundry
Bruce Springsteen, Streets of Philadelphia
O'Jays, Love Train
Donovan, Mellow Yellow
Bob Dylan, Highway 61 Revisited
Beatles, Get Back
Delfonics, Didn't I Blow Your Mind This Time?
Gordon Lightfoot, If You Could Read my Mind
Gordon Lightfoot, The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald
Aaron Neville, Tell It Like It Is
Abba, Take a Chance on Me
Jimi Hendrix, Purple Haze
Todd Rundgren, Bang On the Drum All Day
Ratt, Round and Round
Boomtown Rats, I Don't Like Mondays
And in tribute to the founder of BFMD,