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  • #2
    Søren Kierkegaard would have been 200 years old if he was still alive.

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    • #3
      Originally posted by Headless mermaid View Post
      Søren Kierkegaard would have been 200 years old if he was still alive.
      I bet he partied hard.

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      • #4
        "For the next number, all the lights onstage went out for several seconds, then the band started playing the intro to "One For My Baby." It was also completely dark in the house, except for the candles on the tables. A pin spot (single spotlight) went on directly above Frank Sinatra, who was sitting on a barstool. He lit a cigarette, let the smoke swirl up into the spotlight, and then began to sing...

        'It's a quarter to three,
        There's no one in the place 'cept you and me...'


        There was a short, very dramatic pause at that moment in the song, leaving the audience mesmerized and completely silent. In that pause, Dean Martin yelled out, 'Who the fuck cares?'...."

        from "You've Heard These Hands: From the Wall of Sound to the Wrecking Crew and Other Stories"
        By Don Randi & Karen "Nish" Nishimura

        ...could be a good Christmas read?....
        you can hear colours when they rhyme...

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