Written and composed by the group’s original tenor, Lew DeWitt, the song peaked in popularity in January 1966, spending four weeks at No. 2 on the Billboard magazine Hot Country Singles chart, and reaching No. 4 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
The song was used in the soundtrack to the 1994 film Pulp Fiction.
It was also used as the title theme of the 2001-2002 BBC Radio 4 sitcom: Linda Smith’s A Brief History of Timewasting. (source Wikipedia)