I know, because even though he can be dark lyrics-wise, there is a bit hope and always a dash of humor there as well. Not completely hopeless.Jerry Cantrell for the reality check? Interesting. I'm kinda like that a little with Mark Lanegan. No matter how shitty of a mood I can be in, he's always seeming to have a worse day. It's nice to think that someone is in there with you. Someone that talented.