Fuck Your Yankee Bluejeans...as long as you give credit to Kevin Smith
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Since you asked...Syd Barrett, when he was forming a band, took the names of his two favorite bluesmen, Pink Anderson and Floyd Council, and amalgamated their names for his band name. He surmised that no one would want to go see a band called Anderson Council, so he called it Pink Floyd. Click here if you would like to go more in-depth on the subject.
Two stories in one and so many comedy angles: mouth to beak resuscitation, a tourist attractin' headless chicken named Mike, the man known as 'don't call me Eugene', the use of the word 'gullet' in an AP story, all in such a short article.