[Ads-l] [Non-DoD Source] Re: Bammer

MULLINS, WILLIAM D (Bill) CIV USARMY RDECOM AMRDEC (US) william.d.mullins18.civ at MAIL.MIL
Thu Dec 22 10:03:59 EST 2016


Also heard regularly at Univ Tn 1980 - 1985:

Round the bowl and down the hole, 
Roll Tide Roll!

In an early example of a university creating "safe spaces" via censorship, a friend of mine had to remove a sign to that effect from his dorm window on game day.


> 
> One of my cherished memories of graduate school at the University of Tennessee was being awakened in the middle of the night by hearty,
> loyal voices caroling,
> 
> Bama, Bama!
> How'd you like to bite my ass?!
> 
> The *many* following verses were identical.
> 
> The tune was "Ja-Da, Ja-Da, Ja-Da Ja-Da Jing Jing Jing" (1918).
> 
> JL


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