The late Pete Seeger inspired me to buy a banjo. In the last forty-five years I have almost mastered the C chord. You see, I have absolutely no musical talent, a tin ear, a grand mal sense of rhythm, and a singing voice that makes the toughest alley cat run away in fear. Nonetheless, I cherish my banjo. The link takes you to bad banjo jokes that might well have been inspired by me.
None of these apply to Pete Seeger. Rest in peace, Pete, in the comforting knowledge that I have not taken up your mantle.
UPDATE: My brother (the Evil Genius) just sent me The Canonical List of Banjo Jokes, containing 271 **count 'em** banjo jokes: