Saturday, January 19, 2013
FBI Spent Years Investigating Lyrics of "Louie Louie"
If you love music, history, or wacky-but-true stories, you will love reading about how the FBI, in the early 1960s, spent 2.5 years investigating whether the lyrics of "Louie Louie" had a secret, obscene meaning.
This piece is from one of the best sites on the Internet, snopes.com. If you are not familiar with it, snopes.com is invaluable for filtering truth from the rivers of digital bullshit with which we are bombarded.
From a baseball perspective, it's always good to read about schemes that are exponentially more idiotic than Yankee moves such as the Ed Whitson and Kei Igawa signings.