“Mongooses are like ninja squirrels – stealth, rat-eating machines. They kinda look like squirrels but squirrels are gentle, nut-eating creatures and mongooses (mongeese) are feared sniper killers.”
After more banter about lobsters, reggae and food, Uncle Weed offers observations about music industry, taxi drivers, civic pride, pothole filling, corrupt government and cynicism, devalued currency, human potential, news of the day, Patois remix, ninja squirrel mongoose, Rasta culture, fireflies, coconuts, kids doing homework, bats catching mosquitos, meaning of goats, donkeys strolling, swimming (or lack thereof), varieties of crabs, Prime Minsterial hijinks, calling elections, cruise ships, markets, churches, and Jamaica-Canada connections.
Notebooks and pencils ready for Cultural Field Notes For Ramblers ~ Choogle On Jamaica Scheme #9 (.mp3, stereo, 128kbps, 42:00)
Music Snippets: Dance Dis Ya Festival by Freddie McKay Boom Shaka Laka by Hopeton Lewis Give Thanks and Praises, by Ray Rayon Play Di Music by Tinga Stewart Proud to Be Jamaican by Eric Donaldson Stop and Go by Unknown Cherry Oh Baby by Eric Donaldson Land of my Birth by Eric Donaldson Come Sing with Me by Stanley and the Turbine Sweet Jamaica by Eric Donaldson Jump in the Line by Marvin Brooks Bonus: Map of Little Bay Photo Gallery Little Bay Cabins Facebook Little Bay Cabins web Zimbali Retreat Also appears on Dopefiend podcast network
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