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by booker
Wed Jan 11, 2006 11:22 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Liz Phair's driver's licence
Replies: 11
Views: 1207

Ocean Pacific, Gotcha, Quicksilver, and let's not forget about Umbro shots, their younger brother.
by booker
Tue Jan 10, 2006 2:26 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Liz Phair's driver's licence
Replies: 11
Views: 1207

Beneath those big glasses is a swan.

Long live Liz!
by booker
Fri Dec 16, 2005 11:29 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: favorite country artisits?
Replies: 26
Views: 2260

Country, country-rock, it's all the same to me, so here goes:

Lucinda Williams
Iris Dement
Gram Parsons
Emmylou Harris
Johnny Cash
Hank Williams
Kasey Chambers
Willie Nelson
Ryan Adams/Whiskeytown
Dylan when he does country
Some Wilco/Billy Bragg & Wilco

I could go on...
by booker
Sat Dec 10, 2005 9:48 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: RIP Richard Pryor
Replies: 7
Views: 790

Major bummer.

R.I.P., Richard.

"Is It Something I Said" is not only my favorite comedy routine of all time, it's also one of my favorite albums.
by booker
Thu Dec 08, 2005 6:43 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: 25 yrs ago: Where were you?
Replies: 39
Views: 4710

I think my mom told me the next day. I was only three or four so the whole thing didn't make sense. For some reason, I thought somebody had broken into his apartment, or something like that. Now would be an appropriate time to mention how underrated an album "Milk and Honey" is. Great tribute page.
by booker
Thu Dec 08, 2005 6:40 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Snoop joins rally to protest execution of Crips founder
Replies: 90
Views: 5040

vitas wrote:is it freedom or is it spectacle? it's the same sort of state sponsored voyeurism that the roman empire took part in just before it's fall. just bread and circuses to appease the masses and keep them in line.


What vistas said.

It's getting off on other people's misery, plain and simple.
by booker
Tue Dec 06, 2005 5:47 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Snoop joins rally to protest execution of Crips founder
Replies: 90
Views: 5040

trainwreck2 wrote:IF the guy murdered those people as brutally as charged, i dont think that public execution would be wrong


Yeah, but who the hell is screwed up enough to want to watch a public execution? What year is this, 1005?
by booker
Fri Nov 25, 2005 8:29 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Poll addendum: Would you consider taking off your cape?
Replies: 15
Views: 1673

infectiousdisease wrote:I did wear a cape to Harry Potter!


God bless ya.
by booker
Fri Nov 25, 2005 1:17 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Poll addendum: Would you consider taking off your cape?
Replies: 15
Views: 1673

All this kidding around...sad as it is to say, I actually busted out a cape last weekend. I had one lying around that I bought for a Halloween party (just a Halloween party, really - I would never buy it for any other reason. Really). Before going to see the latest "Harry Potter" with my stepdaughte...
by booker
Thu Nov 03, 2005 1:17 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Albums Today
Replies: 67
Views: 7217

Patsy Cline - "The Definitive Collection"
Iris DeMent - "The Way I Should"
Fairport Convention - "Unhalfbricking"
The Kinks - "We Are the Village Green Preservation Society"
Sufjan Stevens - "Come Feel the Illinoise" (good, but not my favorite)

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