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by A_H
17 Feb 2012, 23:11
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: paris pressed against the wall
Replies: 10
Views: 3875

lachert wrote:waiting for anaconda to whitney houston problems :lol:
File under: things it was ok to say in 2010...
by A_H
17 Feb 2012, 14:35
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: The new album deal with MUTE RECORDS that never happened?
Replies: 42
Views: 12914

I agree,it would've been perfect. Mute handle Depeche Mode and Nick Cave perfectly...they let them make the records they want to make. They did a lovely job with Einstürzende Neubauten too, although am I alone in noticing that the thing these bands all had in common was massive, massive heroin pro...
by A_H
16 Feb 2012, 21:03
Forum: Sisters Chat
Topic: Spooks
Replies: 24
Views: 13472

Julius Caesar - As Portia said, “The quality of mercy is not strain’d, it droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven upon the place beneath. It is twice blest: It blesseth him that gives and him that takes.� "Mediocre Writers Borrow; Great Writers Steal" - T.S. Eliot Quite right. Except: wrong P...
by A_H
16 Feb 2012, 12:56
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Mobile phones
Replies: 10
Views: 2094

Yup. I've got a Nokia Xpress Music phone as well and think it fits the bill perfectly for you. Although last time I looked in a phone shop they weren't still selling the model I've got...
by A_H
15 Feb 2012, 20:51
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Racism in football.
Replies: 35
Views: 6973

zaltys7 wrote:I say they are wrong and have asked for evidence, they say it's up to me to provide evidence that I dont.
What happened to "innocent until proven guilty"? Serious Q.
by A_H
15 Feb 2012, 20:09
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Return of the son of 'Currently Listening'
Replies: 1010
Views: 170821

Sorry, internet connection dreadful, hence double post.

Now, this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TbLnFtNdkmw

(warning: dreadful :-) )
by A_H
14 Feb 2012, 18:41
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Didn't We Almost Have It All
Replies: 18
Views: 4590

by A_H
14 Feb 2012, 18:30
Forum: General Chat
Topic: I'm getting a Mac (I think)
Replies: 15
Views: 3580

rian wrote:Some things are pretty good over here, some are not! :wink:
True. You can certainly keep your state-owned off licences and incredibly priced bars... :-)
by A_H
13 Feb 2012, 17:53
Forum: General Chat
Topic: I'm getting a Mac (I think)
Replies: 15
Views: 3580

rian wrote:One of my sons changed school today. At the new school, every kid gets a new MacBook...
Christ. On. A. Bike.

Really? I'd heard some things about Sweden, but this really takes the biscuit...

:-)
by A_H
10 Feb 2012, 13:12
Forum: Lyrics
Topic: Far Parade
Replies: 169
Views: 105645

I find it remarkable, that Von made use of that phrase referring to Far Parade ... chosing an expression someone thought up centuries ago does also fit on various levels, typical Sisters... It reminds me of what he says in the foreword to Postcards From Above the Chemist: "...the King James Bible, ...
by A_H
10 Feb 2012, 10:06
Forum: Lyrics
Topic: Far Parade
Replies: 169
Views: 105645

Welcome A_H, btw ... :) ... Laziness is nothing strange here ... except for complaining, nagging, rectifying ... * sigh ... Aw. Thank you very much. Although, TBH I was feeling a bit lazy for not having offered more of an explanation/context re: "absolute Milan", let alone the "last play" thing...
by A_H
09 Feb 2012, 22:12
Forum: Lyrics
Topic: Far Parade
Replies: 169
Views: 105645

The Tempest famously being Shakespeare's last play His last surviving play. That he wrote alone. Maybe. The lost play Cardenio , if Shakespeare actually wrote it (alone or in collaboration with john Fletcher) is usually dated later than The Tempest . Henry VIII and The Two Noble Kinsmen , both gene...
by A_H
08 Feb 2012, 13:33
Forum: Lyrics
Topic: Far Parade
Replies: 169
Views: 105645

"...which is even more absolutely Milan." Interesting that he invokes Prospero there, cf.: "To have no screen between this part he play'd And him he play'd it for, he needs will be Absolute Milan. " (The Tempest, I.ii - 209-211) The Tempest famously being Shakespeare's last play, and the one which e...