Songs that "name-check" U.S. Presidents, one way or another...

(Courtesy of EMI & Elektra Records)

What else could have done with this holiday, really...The "Presidential Mentions" Menu: "Ohio" - Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young / "Dead Presidents" - The J. Geils Band / "Russians" - Sting / "Killer Queen" - Queen / "It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)" - Bob Dylan / "Young Americans" - David Bowie / "We Didn't Start The Fire" - Billy Joel / "Gimme Some Truth" - John Lennon / "Sympathy For The Devil" - The Rolling Stones / "Loves Me Like A Rock" - Paul Simon / "Harry Truman" - Chicago

"The mission of the United States is one of benevolent assimilation." - William McKinley, Jr., 25th U.S. President (March 4, 1897 - September 14, 1901.)

Tomorrow (2-Fer-Tuesday, 2/19), The "Salute To Songs That Are In Second Place" Menu. First song of the two-fer is the second song on Side One; the second song of the two-fer will be the second song on Side Two. Help out Classic Lunch any time at all by sending your rants and requests directly to the web site here and WBLM Facebook page. You could be a winner!