Lyrics Undercover 268: “A Talk With George” – Jonathan Coulton

  Jim Hanas told Jonathan Coulton, in 2006, about a song contest sponsored by The Plimpton Project. The organization, dedicated to getting a statue of George Plimpton erected in Manhattan, wanted a song that would honor Plimpton’s life. This week on Lyrics Undercover I look at both “A Talk With George,” Coulton’s prizewinning entry, and the man who inspired the song.
 
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