"Eh... I don't know... you can get 'em in Coney Island. They're little eh... It's eh... They come in a bun. And eh...It's just water in a bun. That's all... It's a bun that's been... It's a bun without a hot-dog in it. (laughs) It's just... it's been left out in the rain and they're called a Raindog. And they're less expensive then a standard hot-dog..." - Tom Waits
(Source: "Nightlines Interview" Nightlines on CBC Stereo (Canada) conducted by Michael Tearson. Date: New York. Late 1985)
Info from: [Tom Waits Library]