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Song by The Eagles about a weary traveler who books himself into a crazy hotel where "you can check out any time you like, but you can never leave". The line "They stabbed it with their steely knives" is a reference to Steely Dan, who had referenced them in one of their songs. The song mentions wine being a spirit, incorrect as wine is fermented whereas spirits are distilled. Don Henley has explained that it is a social reference and is tired of explaining the line. The reference to "colitas" refers to cannabis.

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