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  • "Funny Aneurysm" Moment: The cops shooting the hippies a couple of years before Kent State. This is one of most widely cited musical examples. Younger listeners might also think of the police treatment of the Occupy movement.
  • Hilarious in Hindsight: Eric Clapton claiming he sees "God" on "Nasal Retentive Calliope Music," since this would later become his nickname.
    • The line about a hippie going to get crabs in "Who Needs The Peace Corps?" becomes much more funnier after family restaurant chain Joe's Crab Shack released psychedelic t-shirts promoting "Peace, Love and Crabs", blissfully unaware of the potential double entendre related to the album.
  • Hype Backlash: A key moment that led to the creation of this album was when Zappa went to check out the music scene in San Francisco and came back unimpressed, feeling that the music wasn't as revolutionary as they claimed.
  • The Woobie: The subject of "Lonely Little Girl".

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