Dark Meat 189: What A Shame About Me

Now and then my younger friends ask me, what’s it like to be old and broken down, with no future or potential? Rather than answer them directly (because at that point they couldn’t hear me, with my head buried in my chest and all the sobbing) I think I’ll direct them to listen to this episode, which features songs about men my age and the things they go through.

* Rupert Holmes – Terminal
* They Might Me Giants – Older (Live)
* Leonard Cohen – I Can’t Forget
* Tom Waits – The One That Got Away
* Steely Dan – What A Shame About Me
* William Shatner – It Hasn’t Happened Yet
* Louden Wainright Jr. – Surviving Twin
* David Bowie – Never Get Old

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