― Cover of Tiny Tim ∙ This one is for you Stephen T. McCarthy. ∙ Bizarre, funny, and misunderstood. Tiny Tim was seen more as a silly singer of novelty tunes than the the talented artist that he was. Sure, he capitalized on his outre status--why not? If it sold records and got him gigs, why not take advantage of what people expected. All people are strange if you really think about it and Tiny Tim was honest about it. ∙ Here's a story: Back in 1980 I went on a short tour [...].