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Re: The TUMBREL of MISSED OPPORTUNITY

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Tue Aug 14, 2018 12:59 pm

V. S. Naipaul

Excellent obituary essay: https://www.city-journal.org/html/vs-naipaul-16109.html
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Re: The TUMBREL of MISSED OPPORTUNITY

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Thu Aug 16, 2018 2:54 pm

Aretha Franklin
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Re: The TUMBREL of MISSED OPPORTUNITY

Post by sparks » Thu Aug 16, 2018 4:45 pm

Ah shit.

R. I. P. Queen of Soul.

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Re: The TUMBREL of MISSED OPPORTUNITY

Post by Grammatron » Thu Aug 16, 2018 7:18 pm

It's a shame I only remember how great some musicians were when they die, but I have enjoyed all her work being played everywhere today.

Also I had no idea she sung this aria (one of my personal favorites)


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Re: The TUMBREL of MISSED OPPORTUNITY

Post by sparks » Fri Aug 17, 2018 10:44 am

Gospel.

That's how she started. Dad was a pastor who didn't take to her singing all that devil music rock n roll.

Religion has done so much for us, really.
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Re: The TUMBREL of MISSED OPPORTUNITY

Post by ed » Fri Aug 17, 2018 10:48 am

Whitney's aunt, no?
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Post by sparks » Fri Aug 17, 2018 10:54 am

No. No relation at all.

Whatney was a cousin to Dionne Warwick.


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Re: The TUMBREL of MISSED OPPORTUNITY

Post by Doctor X » Sat Aug 18, 2018 4:38 pm

Kofi Annan.

"Who?"

Exactly.

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Re: The TUMBREL of MISSED OPPORTUNITY

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sat Aug 18, 2018 6:15 pm

Doctor X wrote:
Sat Aug 18, 2018 4:38 pm
Kofi Annan.

"Who?"

Exactly.

--J.D.
Sure I remember.

He was that Morgan-Freeman-esque African dude who was on Sesame Street a while back.

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Re: The TUMBREL of MISSED OPPORTUNITY

Post by shemp » Sun Aug 19, 2018 12:13 am

Doctor X wrote:
Sat Aug 18, 2018 4:38 pm
Kofi Annan.

"Who?"

Exactly.

--J.D.
You should wish you could accomplish 1% of what he did. And he had your mom.
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Post by shemp » Sun Aug 19, 2018 12:17 am

A bit of trivia: He was Raoul Wallenberg's nephew by marriage.
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Re: The TUMBREL of MISSED OPPORTUNITY

Post by Doctor X » Sun Aug 19, 2018 4:02 am

shemp wrote:
Sun Aug 19, 2018 12:13 am
You should wish you could accomplish 1% of what he did.
Yeah, remember all he did to stop the Rwandan Genocide?

That was awesome. . . .

--J.D.
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Re: The TUMBREL of MISSED OPPORTUNITY

Post by shemp » Sun Aug 19, 2018 2:05 pm

Doctor X wrote:
Sun Aug 19, 2018 4:02 am
shemp wrote:
Sun Aug 19, 2018 12:13 am
You should wish you could accomplish 1% of what he did.
Yeah, remember all he did to stop the Rwandan Genocide?

That was awesome. . . .

--J.D.
Yeah, well remember all you did to stop Brady's suspension?
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Post by Doctor X » Sun Aug 19, 2018 6:03 pm

I bought a t-shirt.

--J.D.
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"Doctor X is just treating you the way he treats everyone--as subhuman crap too dumb to breathe in after you breathe out."--Don
DocX: FTW.--sparks
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"It was the criticisms of Doc X, actually, that let me see more clearly how far the hypocrisy had gone."--clarsct
"I'd leave it up to Doctor X who has been a benevolent tyrant so far."--Grammatron
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Shit. That's going to end up in your sig."--Pyrrho
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Post by shemp » Sun Aug 19, 2018 7:59 pm

Doctor X wrote:
Sun Aug 19, 2018 6:03 pm
I bought a t-shirt.

--J.D.
Well Kofi bought 100 t-shirts!
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Post by Doctor X » Mon Aug 20, 2018 2:53 am

shemp wrote:
Sun Aug 19, 2018 7:59 pm
Doctor X wrote:
Sun Aug 19, 2018 6:03 pm
I bought a t-shirt.
Well Kofi bought 100 t-shirts!
Yeah, but they all said, "Seahawks Super Bowl XLIX Champions!"

In the rain.

--J.D.
Mob of the Mean: Free beanie, cattle-prod and Charley Fan Club!
"Doctor X is just treating you the way he treats everyone--as subhuman crap too dumb to breathe in after you breathe out."--Don
DocX: FTW.--sparks
"Doctor X wins again."--Pyrrho
"Never sorry to make a racist Fucktard cry."--His Humble MagNIfIcence
"It was the criticisms of Doc X, actually, that let me see more clearly how far the hypocrisy had gone."--clarsct
"I'd leave it up to Doctor X who has been a benevolent tyrant so far."--Grammatron
"Indeed you are a river to your people.
Shit. That's going to end up in your sig."--Pyrrho
"Try a twelve step program and accept Doctor X as your High Power."--asthmatic camel
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Post by shemp » Mon Aug 20, 2018 3:28 am

Doc wins again!
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Re: The TUMBREL of MISSED OPPORTUNITY

Post by ed » Mon Aug 20, 2018 10:46 am

Abdul Alhazred wrote:
Sat Aug 18, 2018 6:15 pm
Doctor X wrote:
Sat Aug 18, 2018 4:38 pm
Kofi Annan.

"Who?"

Exactly.

--J.D.
Sure I remember.

He was that Morgan-Freeman-esque African dude who was on Sesame Street a while back.

But without the gravitas.
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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Mon Aug 20, 2018 2:49 pm

ed wrote:
Mon Aug 20, 2018 10:46 am
Abdul Alhazred wrote:
Sat Aug 18, 2018 6:15 pm
Sure I remember.

He was that Morgan-Freeman-esque African dude who was on Sesame Street a while back.
But without the gravitas.
Oh I disagree.

If Mario had gravitas (and he sure did) then Kofeve Annan did.
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Post by Doctor X » Fri Aug 24, 2018 11:04 am

Mob of the Mean: Free beanie, cattle-prod and Charley Fan Club!
"Doctor X is just treating you the way he treats everyone--as subhuman crap too dumb to breathe in after you breathe out."--Don
DocX: FTW.--sparks
"Doctor X wins again."--Pyrrho
"Never sorry to make a racist Fucktard cry."--His Humble MagNIfIcence
"It was the criticisms of Doc X, actually, that let me see more clearly how far the hypocrisy had gone."--clarsct
"I'd leave it up to Doctor X who has been a benevolent tyrant so far."--Grammatron
"Indeed you are a river to your people.
Shit. That's going to end up in your sig."--Pyrrho
"Try a twelve step program and accept Doctor X as your High Power."--asthmatic camel
"just like Doc X said." --gnome

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