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by Greenwood The Sock Monkey
Mon Sep 14, 2009 11:51 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Gear Gear for Your Gear
Replies: 5
Views: 1091

Re: Gear Gear for Your Gear

Ooh, this looks like fun . Then again, it looks a little like doing retail inventory. Ah, but it would be great for bragging rights...I mean insurance purposes. 738 CDs? Pffffft. Lightweight! Seriously, looks like a good product though. And here I've been hunting & pecking my collection into Ex...
by Greenwood The Sock Monkey
Thu Sep 10, 2009 12:23 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Jay-Zed
Replies: 0
Views: 692

Jay-Zed

So I'm watching Jay-Z being interviewed on Letterman. Holy shit. It's like one guy is from Indiana, and one guy is from Alpha Centauri 3.

Until they started chatting b'ball I was pretty sure that Joaquin Phoenix was watching at home and thinking "man, this is fuckin' weird".
by Greenwood The Sock Monkey
Wed Sep 09, 2009 12:15 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Klosterman on Beatles Remasters
Replies: 7
Views: 1187

Re: Klosterman on Beatles Remasters

quasarwutwut wrote:If you like harmonies or guitar overdubs or the sun or Norwegian lesbians


And really, who DOESN'T like Norwegian lesbians?
by Greenwood The Sock Monkey
Tue Aug 25, 2009 12:03 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Why does U2 suck and what can be done about it?
Replies: 12
Views: 3090

http://network.nationalpost.com/np/blogs/theampersand/archive/2009/08/24/the-hype-and-the-feedback-academic-conference-to-examine-the-music-and-social-impact-of-u2.aspx I don't care how many arenas and stadia they sell out. If they're doing academic conferences about you, your career is officially ...
by Greenwood The Sock Monkey
Tue Jul 28, 2009 11:23 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Canadian healthcare
Replies: 70
Views: 16616

sab wrote:Shouldn't that graffiti have been written in French as well?


Perhaps the vandal didn't have time to add "écume du Libéral"...
by Greenwood The Sock Monkey
Sat Jul 25, 2009 1:03 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Canadian healthcare
Replies: 70
Views: 16616



For the record, a friendly letter on nice letterhead is about as close as Canadians ever come to "rabble rousing".

Unless you fuck with our hockey teams or our beer.
by Greenwood The Sock Monkey
Mon Jun 15, 2009 11:11 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Falling behind pop culture
Replies: 14
Views: 2137

Re: Falling behind pop culture

miss carol wrote:I'm not sure if this makes me more or less in touch. Then again I can now pronounce the president of Iran's last name.


Oprahdinejad?
by Greenwood The Sock Monkey
Sun Jun 14, 2009 5:15 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Hello Disappointment
Replies: 15
Views: 2189

Re: Hello Disappointment

Okay so last night I sat down to watch the Neil Young profile on American Masters on PBS. For what it's worth, the Neil Young special on PBS is very good, if albeit a little short compared to his canon of work. Admittedly, if you're jonesing for quantity you could always pick up the new Archives on...
by Greenwood The Sock Monkey
Sun Jun 14, 2009 5:12 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Rocklahoma
Replies: 11
Views: 1696

Little Timmy wrote:
This one has a very hot lead vocalist. You just know that, beneath that scary Metal Grrrl exterior, there is a beautiful young woman with a message of hope and salvation. . . . http://www.myspace.com/breakingthesilenceonline


Yeah, and they don't sound a thing like Evanescence...
by Greenwood The Sock Monkey
Mon Jun 08, 2009 10:51 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Songs About Space/Songs About Ghosts
Replies: 25
Views: 4902

steve-o wrote:Muse "Starlight"


Holee shit, I almost forgot about Muse. "Supermassive Black Hole" etc.

Half of the songs that Ash ever wrote are about space, or alien abductions, or just general out-there shit too.

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