June 12, 2007

Twenty-Seven Days

. . . until I turn thirty-fifteen (the person from whom I stole this numbering system may drop by and claim credit, if she wishes).

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Money always works, of course (see my PayPal button on the left sidebar): that helps me to go to blogging conferences, market my proofreading/writing, and fill in a few business wardrobe gaps before the Big Assignment this September/October. Or, you know: I might buy gin and get a birthday tattoo. Those aren't really business expenses, but they are fun.

Posted by Attila Girl at June 12, 2007 12:29 AM | TrackBack

Green Day?????

Somebody please "pinch" one, and send it to LMA. Better yet, pinch a truckload, send one, and destroy the rest. American idiots, indeed.

Posted by: Darrell at June 12, 2007 12:55 PM

Sorry about that; my nephews like Green Day, so I must listen to their music so I can figure out what sort of "real" music (e.g., produced before 1990) I should expose them to.

Posted by: Attila Girl at June 12, 2007 09:53 PM

What you like will serve them well in life. What they like is a function of group-think and marketing campaigns, Also let them know that rap is short for crap, and everything will be fine. Let them know Blondie(Rapture) brought rap to the mainstream, and people with no musical talent decided that it was a good way to make a fortune in the music biz, absent the ability to sing or play an instrument.

Posted by: Darrell at June 13, 2007 09:52 AM

I like Blondie, by the way. Debbie Harry, too. Even Tish and Snooky. I don't hold experimenting with rap against them. If you need to communicate with Tish and Snooky, I know where they are.

Posted by: Darrell at June 13, 2007 09:45 PM

I don't think rap has been the same since Grandmaster Flash. Or maybe Run DMC: they were the bomb.

Posted by: Attila Girl at June 13, 2007 09:56 PM

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