On this day in 1996 Tiny Tim passed away. I was lucky enough to see him with my mom at Spooky World before he died. Even though I had to have been nine or ten at the time, I remember recognizing this song when he played it.
You too, huh? I think he played that song before the haunted hayride. And of course he was, like, seven feet tall with a ukulele.
Yes yes yes!
Ugh, and let’s not forget that Jheri Curl either. Tim is missed for so many reasons…
even that shipwrecked Indian kid with a tiger ain’t got shit on my life of
It was actually a small birthmark, but “mole-hole” had a better ring to it.
I’ve culled a great deal of spooky movies from various collections, and categorized them into another intense October. Here we go, in no order (with great swaths of awesome left out):