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Archive for the ‘Music’ Category

Posted by KillgoreTrout On Oct - 26 - 2013 35 COMMENTS
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This weekend’s music thread honors not only the piano but the great composers and players, whether it be the good ole baby grand or the shiny tiny electric ones.

Categories: Music, Music Thread
Posted by KillgoreTrout On Oct - 19 - 2013 60 COMMENTS
happy jump

Post your favorite songs that make you happy, songs of celebration, songs of joy or songs of just plain silliness. Don’t forget to smile while doing so.

Categories: Music, Music Thread
Posted by KillgoreTrout On Oct - 12 - 2013 62 COMMENTS
jet-truck1

  So much for Truckageddon hey? Truckers need to keep on trucking and not cause highway gridlock. We the people have to keep on truckin in the right direction for all Americans. We need to keep moving forward and not relent to those who would take us backward. So this […]

Posted by KillgoreTrout On Oct - 5 - 2013 26 COMMENTS
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Post your most personal, favorite songs that represent any or all of our higher ideals.

Posted by KillgoreTrout On Sep - 28 - 2013 26 COMMENTS
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In light of the recent victory in the Senate in funding the ACA, this weekend’s music thread is about health, and sometimes the lack of it.

Categories: Music, Music Thread
Posted by KillgoreTrout On Sep - 21 - 2013 44 COMMENTS
cartoon people

Please post your favorite songs about love, friendship and the sweet memories that result. Love IS all we need.

Categories: Music, Music Thread
Posted by KillgoreTrout On Aug - 31 - 2013 46 COMMENTS
black-music-notes-song

With the recent 50 year anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s legendary “I Have A Dream” speech in Washington D.C. I thought it fitting that we should pay tribute to all the great black musicians that have contributed so much to the world of music.

Categories: Music, Music Thread
Posted by KillgoreTrout On Aug - 17 - 2013 19 COMMENTS
Garden+of+Eden

“In Nature, there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are consequences.” Robert Ingersoll There is deep concern about how we are treating our beautiful home, planet Earth. A once pristine and pure creation by Mother Nature. For the love of money, evil corporations pollute and consume our natural resources, with […]

Posted by KillgoreTrout On Aug - 10 - 2013 25 COMMENTS
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This weekend, let’s post songs about the moon, there are many and varied tunes that give tribute to that wonderful nighttime face far above the clouds.

Categories: Music, Music Thread
Posted by KillgoreTrout On Jul - 27 - 2013 21 COMMENTS
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I have mixed ideas about this weekend’s entertainment. Of course, music is always the main attraction, but I felt the need for some humor and biting satire concerning this potpourri of political and social elements of our nation and life in America. I was going to entitle this weekends music […]

Posted by KillgoreTrout On Jul - 20 - 2013 32 COMMENTS
love-and-light

It’s been a tough week for love and happiness. Recent events have drawn darker lines between us human beings. Justice has proven to be a not so funny joke. Injustice has been reported on a national basis and there are those among us that don’t really care. Love and Light […]

Posted by KillgoreTrout On Jul - 13 - 2013 22 COMMENTS
women+power

There is no question that the right wingers are engaged in a war against women. Their guns have been fitted with silencers, passing legislation in the quiet, dark of night with a meek trace of sound. Sneaking anti-abortion legislation in bills about motorcycle safety and other such deceptive ways. They […]

Posted by KillgoreTrout On Jul - 6 - 2013 14 COMMENTS
emotions

Turmoil in Egypt once again. The Fundie assault on abortion is heating up. Snowden is still evading the NSA, racism is alive and well, despite what some on the Supreme Court may want you to believe. Latino immigrants are still waiting for a just solution. And the GOPers are STILL […]

Posted by KillgoreTrout On Jun - 29 - 2013 25 COMMENTS
standup2

Well we’ve just had a major victory for equal rights and a disappointing loss for civil rights. Our schizophrenic Supreme Court has descended once again. While the decision of DOMA and the defeat of Prop 8 is a victory, we also got a huge blow on voting rights. The enemy […]

Posted by KillgoreTrout On Jun - 22 - 2013 36 COMMENTS
Sopranos-Last-Supper

James Gandolfini played the iconic Tony Soprano but should also be remembered for the other wonderful characters he played in his tragically short life and the great work he did to help our veterans. Pick your favorite tunes from the show and tunes from some of the other classic American mob movies.

Categories: Music, Music Thread
Posted by KillgoreTrout On Jun - 15 - 2013 29 COMMENTS
around-the-world

Year after year, decade after decade, wars march on. As Creedence Clearwater once said so wonderously, Who’ll Stop the Rain? With our nation poised upon the brink of yet another military action in the Middle East once again we must shout out for peace. We must sing to the highest […]

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