"Maybe the reason it's taken us so long to succeed is that Tom pisses people off. For as long as I've known him he's bugged people in authority."
- Mike Campbell
...that a prankster modified one of Mike Campbell's effect pedals to yell "GO GATORS"?
...that during winter tours, Stan Lynch would pack a Hanukkah menorah?
...that Tom Petty wrote a song called "Reptiles" about "what scumsuckers lawyers are"?
"I read the other day that video games are taking 15 billion dollars directly our of the record business. As far as I'm concerned, I'd rather put seven dollars' worth of quarters into a Pac-Man machine than into some dip-shit album."
- Tom Petty