A popular American song from the early twentieth century, about an actual American railway engineer, John Luther (“Casey”) Jones. When his train was about to crash, Casey told his assistant to jump but stayed at the controls himself and applied the brakes. Although his train crashed and Casey was killed, the passengers survived.
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“I think the types of stories we do are very similar to what happened with hip-hop,” says Jones.
Jones is a veteran of another beloved-yet-controversial animated series on Adult Swim, The Boondocks.
As this excellent piece in Mother Jones describes, however, Holsey had outrageously poor representation during his trial.How the U.S. Justice System Screws Prisoners with Disabilities|Elizabeth Picciuto|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Interestingly, the Bob Jones University report is, itself, a kind of religious document.
Sid Vicious is stomping all over Steve Jones, about to smash in his guitar (again).‘All Good Cretins Go to Heaven’: Dee Dee Ramone’s Twisted Punk Paintings|Melissa Leon|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mr. Jones swung round a large iron key he held in his hand, and light dawned upon him.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
To know, to love, and to be loved by such a man as Burne-Jones was a supreme blessing in his life.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
But the ill-natured people were quite wrong; it was not Messrs. Jones who paid Mrs. Charmington's bills.
Why use dangerous cosmetics when Jones' soap retains youth and health for the complexion, and fosters the development of beauty?
Ill-natured people said that Mrs. Charmington owed a great deal to Messrs. Jones.