Monthly Archives: August 2007

Pointless Meme resurrected

I’m both bored and really trying to avoid ironing, even though I know that doing ironing will allow me to wear my granddad’s tie at some point in the future…. So I present to you, hereby and heretofore, an iTunes … Continue reading

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What’s wrong with this picture?

Picture one legendary quiz show for students on BBC2, University Challenge. Imagine the music round: “Name the lead guitarist on this song.” ‘Whole Lotta Love’ plays. Snotty Cambridge Type buzzes in: “Is it Jeff Plant?” Clare dies laughing. Snotty Oxford … Continue reading

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Non-smokers die every day…

So, one of the get-back-to-sanity methods I’ve used this time is Bill Hicks. I first discovered Bill through my little brother, who sat me down in front of Revelations a few years back, then there was a documentary on Radio … Continue reading

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The Blackening of the Clouds

It’s that time again. That time where I find the ground beneath me quiver and shake, where the sky darkens until the sun is blocked from view. I’m down, you might say. Some would say I’m depressed, but I’ve been … Continue reading

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Did they learn NOTHING from Robbie?

Reasons to be Murderous, Part Whatever Dean Martin: Forever Cool http://www.amazon.com/Forever-Cool-Dean-Martin/dp/B000RHRGOO/ref=pd_bbs_sr_1/002-5226249-3960808?ie=UTF8&s=music&qid=1187125088&sr=8-1 To save you clicking the link, some arsehole has had the stellar idea of getting idiots to sing over Dean Martin songs. Or cheap karaoke, if you will. What … Continue reading

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Like I’m In Vanity Fair: Doing the Proust Questionnaire

Doing the Proust Questionnaire, because I can. Clare, 5th August 2007. What is your idea of perfect happiness? There is no such thing, and I’m not made for anything approaching it. Great music makes me happy. What is your greatest … Continue reading

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