The Finch Formerly Known As Gold

8 August 2005

I'm forever blowing bubbles

(No, that's not a deposition by Michael Jackson.)

Ann Althouse is looking for the quintessential bubblegum-pop tune.

And I'd like to get in a plug for a personal, if hardly definitive, favorite: "May I Take a Giant Step (Into Your Heart)," the follow-up to "Simon Says" by the 1910 Fruitgum Company, which is more fun than its predecessor — and faster, too!

Posted at 11:32 AM to Tongue and Groove


Hmmmmmm, here's my top ten:
1. Yummy Yummy Yummy
2. Chewy Chewy
3. Goody Goody Gumdrops
4. Sugar Sugar
5. 123 Redlight
6. Indian Giver
7. Special Delivery
8. Dizzy
9. Jam up and Jelly Tight
10. Feelin' So Good

Posted by: Donna at 5:53 PM on 8 August 2005

O.M.G. Charles, that headline and following disclaimer are pricless.

Posted by: david at 8:08 PM on 8 August 2005