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Did You Know...

...that Tom Petty told his father that he'd beĀ a millionaire by the time he was 35?

...that Tom Petty appeared with Dwight Twilley on a children's television show called Wacko?

...that Tom Petty accidentally smashed a Flying V guitar on a lighting rig?

Random Quote

"I've changed my mind about a lot of things. I used to say 'Fuck the whales', but now I think we ought to save them too. Why not?"

- Tom Petty