We are a commune of inquiring, skeptical, politically centrist, capitalist, anglophile, traditionalist New England Yankee humans, humanoids, and animals with many interests beyond and above politics. Each of us has had a high-school education (or GED), but all had ADD so didn't pay attention very well, especially the dogs. Each one of us does "try my best to be just like I am," and none of us enjoys working for others, including for Maggie, from whom we receive neither a nickel nor a dime. Freedom from nags, cranks, government, do-gooders, control-freaks and idiots is all that we ask for.
In the song "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down" by The Band. The 'The' that signifies a reference to the steamboat rather than the man is unclear on the album version of the song, but is audible in the live performance on Before The Flood and more so on The Last Waltz
from the wikipedia article on the song.
but no worries, I'm sure the war of totally-not-our-fault-northern-aggression will end eventually
The Poetry of Violence
prefer the Joan Baez cover meself, less orchestrate.