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100 Awesome Things – Part 24

This is different to anything I've posted before… It's Rita Hayworth dancing to the Bee Gees' "Stayin' Alive". You read that right. Lovely Rita dancing to "Stayin' Alive". I first saw it awhile back but Roger Ebert posted it (and … Continue reading

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100 Awesome Things – Part 23

I started on this challenge in Spring and wanted to get a final post in before the Year of Suck ends. And then I didn't. This has been a fascinating experience so far. So often I sit down with a … Continue reading

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100 Awesome Things – Part 22

I started writing this yesterday. It was going to be about Led Zeppelin. They're all around at the moment what with the Kennedy Center Honors and the release of Celebration Day. I saw a bit of the O2 gig aired … Continue reading

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100 Awesome Things – Part 21

Sixty-nine years ago today, give or take some hours, Jim Morrison entered the world. I assume he did so kicking and screaming. I actually started writing this post a few days ago after a comment on one of my favourite … Continue reading

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100 Awesome Things – Part 20

Thanks to Crossfire Hurricane and certain small-scale, cheaply priced concerts, the Rolling Stones are all over the news again… my feelings towards  Stones are probably best categorised as "ambivalent".  I think "Satisfaction" is one of the greatest songs in the … Continue reading

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100 Awesome Things – Part 19

I'd love to give you reasons for my absence which are exciting – "I've been on the Nostromo!" or "I was recruited by James Bond for sekrit spy work!" or even "been on holiday" but no, nothing like that. No … Continue reading

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100 Awesome Things – Part 18

I have a new (to me) computer for which I bought some speakers which came with a subwoofer. I did the obvious: hopped over to YouTube for some funk music to appreciate said subwoofer. It's not big but it does … Continue reading

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