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Open Thread #93
by | July 24, 2009 | 278 Comments
  The weeks just fly by. Every Friday, I have to double- or triple-check to make sure it’s actually Friday before posting the Open Thread. One of these days, I’m thinking you’ll open this site and find an Open Thread on a Thursday, or maybe Wednesday if it’s been a bad week. Trust. SONG OF... More »


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Open Thread #92
by | July 17, 2009 | 132 Comments
  Hello, Open Thread day! SONG OF THE DAY The Eccentric Opera – “Jupiter,” because I felt like going for something a little different today. [ Download ] RELATED POSTS Open Thread #91 Open Thread #90 Open Thread #89 Open Thread #88 No tags for this post.... More »


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Open Thread #91
by | July 10, 2009 | 93 Comments
  Hellooooo, Friday! SONG OF THE DAY Ingrid Michaelson – “Overboard” [ Download ] RELATED POSTS Open Thread #90 Open Thread #89 Open Thread #88 Open Thread #87 No tags for this post.... More »


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Open Thread #90
by | July 3, 2009 | 138 Comments
  Sigh! I’m exhausted. My new living space is covered in boxes and books and packing materials, and I am still internet-less. On one hand, I have lived a week now without internet access, and have found that there IS life without it. On the other hand, it’s not a very pleasant (or convenient) life.... More »


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Open Thread #89
by | June 26, 2009 | 193 Comments
  I’m moving this weekend! This month has been absolutely insane, with work piling up and the demands of packing and trying to organize a major change around prior commitments… yeesh! If you don’t hear from me, I’ve been crushed by boxes. Smothered by the literal weight of one’s own (material) life, how… poetic? SONG... More »


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Open Thread #88
by | June 19, 2009 | 195 Comments
  It’s Open Thread Friday! You know what to do. SONG OF THE DAY Rogue Wave – “Are You On My Side” [ Download ] RELATED POSTS Open Thread #87 Open Thread #86 Open Thread #85 Open Thread #84 No tags for this post.... More »


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Open Thread #87
by | June 12, 2009 | 158 Comments
  SONG OF THE DAY The Lucksmiths – “Take This Lying Down” [ Download ] RELATED POSTS Open Thread #86 Open Thread #85 Open Thread #84 Open Thread #83 No tags for this post.... More »


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Open Thread #86
by | June 5, 2009 | 155 Comments
  What’s up, folks? I’m actually (probably) on a plane as this Open Thread posts — I’ll be on a trip for the weekend so posting will be a little lighter, but be sure to check back ’cause I’ve got some goodies planned! Hehe. Gotta love delayed blog-posting functionality. Er, I mean supa-sonic time travel,... More »


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Open Thread #85
by | May 29, 2009 | 156 Comments
  SONG OF THE DAY Badly Drawn Boy – “Something to Talk About.” I love About a Boy and the music from the film. [ Download ] RELATED POSTS Open Thread #84 Open Thread #83 Open Thread #82 Open Thread #81 No tags for this post.... More »


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Open Thread #84
by | May 22, 2009 | 140 Comments
  Just a reminder: If there are conversations that veer off-course in other posts, you’re always welcome to move the discussion to the latest Open Thread, where all things off-topic and rambly can roam wild. Discussions are great things, but when they get out of hand they tend to stifle comments that are relevant to... More »


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Open Thread #83
by | May 15, 2009 | 115 Comments
  Friday again. Thank goodness for that, right? SONG OF THE DAY Ryuichi Sakamoto – “The Lang Song – Music for Artelligent City (One Winter Day remix).” I was making new ringtones for my cell this week, and remembered how awesome this song is, and now I have the most awesome ringtone(s). [ Download ]... More »