For Brooks Simpson Kevin Levin September 8, 2009 @KevinLevin 3 comments Civil War Culture Ulysses S. Grant Share this Post Pin It No related posts. 3 comments… add one Brooks Simpson September 8, 2009, 2:24 pm Grant himself once said that he knew only two tunes. One was Yankee Doodle, and the other wasn’t. He wasn’t a music fan, to put it kindly. Reply Kevin Levin September 8, 2009, 2:26 pm Brooks, Is this your way of saying thank you? Reply Jamie B September 17, 2009, 5:07 am He was tone deaf, to put it accurately. Reply Leave a Comment Cancel Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.