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Saturday, January 3, 2015

Wake Up and Fight

So ends a list of 33 New Year's Resolutions from the great Woody Guthrie.  Here are others (go here to see all plus ones from Jonathan Swift, Susan Sontag, Marilyn Monroe):

  1. Work more and better
  2. Work by a schedule
  3. Wash teeth if any
  4. Eat good — fruit — vegetables — milk
  5. Drink very scant if any
  6. Write a song a day
  7. Wear clean clothes — look good
  8. Read lots good books
  9. Listen to radio a lot
  10. Learn people better
  11. Keep rancho clean
  12. Dont get lonesome
  13. Stay glad
  14. Keep hoping machine running
  15. Dream good
  16. Bank all extra money
  17. Have company but dont waste time
  18. Send Mary and kids money
  19. Play and sing good
  20. Dance better
  21. Help win war — beat fascism
  22. Love mama
  23. Love papa
  24. Love Pete
  25. Love everybody
  26. Make up your mind
  27. Wake up and fight

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