Archive for February, 2009

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February 27, 2009

39 = the atomic number of yttrium
39 = the number of books in the old testament according to protestant canon
39 = the age american comedian jack benny claimed to be for more than 40 years
39 = a track on queen’s album a night at the opera. if the tracks on queen’s original studio albums are numbered in sequential order starting with their first, “’39” does in fact fall in the thirty-ninth position
39 = the number of signers to the united states constitution
39 = japanese internet chat slang for “thank you” when written with numbers (3=san 9=kyu)
39 = the age martin luther king jr. and malcom x were assassinated
39 = the age amelia earhardt went missing
39 = how old i am today.  yay me!

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snow day

February 26, 2009

on account of, and in honor of the copious amounts of snow minnesota is currently getting, i present local heroes trip shakespeare – ‘snow days’:

and just for fun, my favorite trip tune ‘drummer like me’

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ipod shuffle meme

February 14, 2009

1. Put Your iTunes on Shuffle.
2. For each question, press the next button to get your answer.
3. You must write down the name of the song no matter how silly it sounds!
4. Put any comments in brackets after the song name.
5. Tag friends (You can tag yourself, please leave a comment with a link to your post)

What do your friends think of you?
conversation – the twilight singers

If someone says, “Is this okay?” You say…
live 4 love – prince

How would you describe yourself?
we gets up – prince

What do you like in a guy/girl?
hey fuck you – beastie boys

How do you feel today?
turn me loose – loverboy

What is your life’s purpose?
dance, music, sex, romance – prince & the revolution
What is your motto?
mad eyed screamer – the creatures

What do you think about very often?
home sweet home – motley crue

What is 2+2?
hungry like the wolf – duran duran

What do you think of your best friend?
don’t wanna fall in love – jane child

What do you think of your special someone?
orgasm – prince (i swear this just came up on random!)

What is your favorite makeout song?
tell me how u want 2 b done – prince & the npg

What is your life story?
alex’aphrodesiac – caterwaul

What do you want to be when you grow up?
jetstream – new order
What do you think of when your special someone comes in the room?
fascination street – the cure
What will you/did you dance to at your wedding?
no one knows – mark ronson

What will they play at your funeral?
freddie freeloader – miles davis

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weekend update

February 9, 2009

 

friday:

 

cb & i went to go get him some stylish new specs (pop over to his blog to check them out and throw him some love) and went to see the new action movie ‘push’.  in between specs and movie, we had dinner at old country buffet.  yes, indeed – we ventured out to ocb.  i’m truly at a loss for words as to why we went there.  as for the movie, it’s a rental at best.  you’re not missing anything if you don’t see it tho’.

saturday:

matt, cb & i went to dinner and then to a performance art/cabaret show.  the show itself was actually really good – from really incredible slam poetry, to some interesting dance (and some very not interesting dance; there was even a group of hawai’ian singers & dancers that was kinda cool.  

the star of the show tho’, hands down was kats d fukasawa’s new performance piece called ‘secret affair of a cherry tree’.  here’s a pic:

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here’s a close up:

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if you have any idea what your looking at, let us know – we need a bit of help.  when you look up performance art in the dictionary, this is the picture that should come up.  

  • boy in drag?  check
  • head to toe white kabuki makeup?  check
  • simulated vaginal bleeding?  check
  • using simulated vaginal blood as makeup?  check
  • awkward walk/dance ala’ japanese horror movies?  check
  • avant garde music?  check

 

honestly, i have no idea what it all meant, but i gotta say – couldn’t take my eyes off of it.   kinda dug it.

there was also this amazingly cool drag performer (which so does not do her justice… ) irita foucault.    she seriously kicked some butt too…. i’m trying to figure out how i can hire her to do shows for me.  loved her.

sunday:

not a damn thing, slept in, then took a long nap.  in between matt made me german chocolate cupcakes and watched movies and wonder woman with me.   like i said, he’s a keeper.

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amy sedaris for god! vote now.

February 7, 2009

courtesy of aaron over at refracted

clearly amy sedaris is god-like (and chelsea is just trying to testify!)

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please don’t divorce my friends

February 7, 2009

simple.

undeniable.

after watching the video please go to the website and sign the petition.

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sweetest fucking email ever!

February 6, 2009

got the following pics from matt in my inbox (there were more, but i can’t share ’em) – very f’ing sweet, not to mention a great surprise… 

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