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11/5/1 List: Two from Sue (Cuadrado)

Jokerman places first.

Top ten CDs to stir the pot to (cooking, not smoking…well, OK, both)

1. Welcome to the Cruel World, Ben Harper
2. Bedtime Stories, Madonna
3. Lo Mejor de la Vida, Compay Segundo
4. James Taylor’s Greatest Hits
5. Waiting for the Night, Freddie Jones Band
6. The Smiths, The Smiths
7. Wild Wood, Paul Weller
8. Wrecking Ball, Emmylou Harris
9. Exile in Guyville, Liz Phair
10. Soundtrack from “Paris, Texas” by Ry Cooder

Top 10 songs to listen to midway through your second bottle of red wine (when things are getting a little sloppy—and sappy!)

1. Jokerman, Bob Dylan
2. Living for the City, Stevie Wonder
3. Down by the Seashore, Led Zeppelin
4. Moonlight Mile, The Rolling Stones
5. Classic Girl, Jane’s Addiction
6. See How We Are, X
7. Oh Yeah, Roxy Music
8. Pancho and Lefty, Merle Haggard and Willie Nelson
9. Drown, Smashing Pumpkins
10. Harvest Moon, Neil Young

Susan Cuadrado is a music-loving, wine-drinking, list-making mother of a little girl and a big dog in Van Nuys, CA.