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Listen: Sheena Is A Punk Rocker / The Ramones
Never ever put off until tomorrow what you can do today.
I decided to get both John and Joe to hand write the ‘Sheena Is A Punk Rocker’ lyrics, then frame them, with a copy of the record in the center. John, not surprisingly, did an immaculate job – he was a very profound autograph collector, and specific about how his name should be signed. You’ll notice on any items with his inscription, little to no variation in his signature. Even the jukebox tab shined with his neatness.
He once convinced me to go with him to an autograph collectors show near his place in LA. I got Ellie May, Tabitha from Bewitched and the three girls from Petticoat Junction to sign 8 x 10’s. It was total fun, but he didn’t succeed in switching my interest from records to one of his obsessions: autographs. Good try though.
And so, I always meant to get Joe to do those lyrics too. You know how you think – I can do that tomorrow or next week. But it never came.
We all miss Joe so very much still. This just one of the greatest singles ever made.
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