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Where did you get the line "They call Alabama the Crimson Tide/Call me Deacon Blues"?

Walter and I had been working on that song at a house in Malibu. I played him that line, and he said, "You mean it's like, 'They call these cracker assholes this grandiose name like the Crimson Tide, and I'm this loser, so they call me this other grandiose name, Deacon Blues?' " And I said, "Yeah!" He said, "Cool! Let's finish it!"

Full title game nonsense for the BCS Title game tomorrow. In the meantime, enjoy the sounds inspired by the Official EDSBS Team Of Rooting Interest Tomorrow, a.k.a. the Cracker Assholes With A Grandiose Name, and enjoy the GMAC Bowl (seen here being previewed by Holly, who has become quite the expert on the mid-majors this year in her duties over at the Dirty Y.)

See you tomorrow.

(Until then, you should read Sports Memes for 2010 over at SBNation. Because they're awesome and accuse Tim Tebow of believing Jesus rode dinosaurs, that's why.t.)

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