[Ads-l] Request verification in Rolling Stone magazine - Quote: Somebody needs to do something - it=?UTF-8?Q?=E2=80=99s_?=just incredibly pathetic that it has to be us. Jerry Garcia of the Grateful Dead
adsgarsonotoole at GMAIL.COM
Thu Mar 28 05:59:19 UTC 2019
Thanks again to colleagues. I was able to view the November 3, 1988
piece in "Rolling Stone" magazine on microfiche. The Quote
Investigator website now has an article on this topic:
Somebody Has To Do Something. . . It Seems Pathetic That It Has To Be Us
[Begin excerpt from acknowledgement]
Special thanks to wonderful research colleagues who identified and
shared important citations. Barbara Schmidt located the crucial video
clip of Jerry Garcia. Barry Popik located the September 28, 1988
citation. Donna Halper located the October 10, 1988 citation. Jesse
Sheidlower precisely located the “Newsweek” citation based on the
inexact information from a Google Books snippet match. Also, thanks to
Popik for his previously posted exploration which found citations
beginning in December 1988.
On Sun, Mar 24, 2019 at 3:06 AM ADSGarson O'Toole
<adsgarsonotoole at gmail.com> wrote:
> Sorry, in my previous message I left out the link to youtube. I've
> added it below:
> [ref] YouTube video, Title: Grateful Dead Press Conference,
> Uploaded on Oct 28, 2010,
> Uploaded by: EverythingMustGoFilm,
> Description: Press conference of Grateful Dead members held at United
> Nations in New York
> on September 13, 1988. (Location and date from superimposed text on video).
> Description from uploader: Clip from Len Dell'Amico's personal collection.
> Quotation begins: 0 minutes 47 seconds of 2 minutes 22 seconds.
> (Accessed on youtube.com on March 23, 2019)[/ref]
> [Begin audio track excerpt]
> Jerry Garcia:
> Somebody has to do something. It seems
> incredibly, in, in fact, it seems pathetic
> that it has to be us, you know.
> [End excerpt]
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