What's all this talk about the weather?

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What's all this talk about the weather?

Postby grant » Tue Apr 22, 2003 10:29 am

Long winters?

Can't abide them. Frost and whatnot. That dreadful white stuff. You know, it's damp, it freezes -- snow. Won't have it. Not at all.

Do I need a muffler and snowshoes to participate here?

Who ARE these Long Winters?

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Re: What's all this talk about the weather?

Postby Merlin » Tue Apr 22, 2003 10:36 am

grant wrote:Who ARE these Long Winters?

They're congenial circus freaks who consume broken glass and defecate pure gold.

They're just dreamy.

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Postby grant » Wed Apr 23, 2003 12:47 pm

So none of this business, then?

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Postby meg » Wed Apr 23, 2003 1:55 pm

You're obviously confusing them with John Vanderslice.

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Postby Merlin » Wed Apr 23, 2003 1:56 pm

So, Meg, how's the quote go? /excuse to hear story I love

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Postby meg » Wed Apr 23, 2003 2:05 pm

A Visit To The Vanderslice Merch Table

YOUNG FAN: Wow, that was a great set.
YOUNG MEG: It sure was!
YOUNG FAN: I would like to purchase an album! Which one do you recommend?
YOUNG MEG: Well, would you rather die crazy (Holds up Time Travel) or young (Holds up Four-Tracker)?
YOUNG FAN: (Gawks.)

And, scene.

I think he bought Time Travel, but I don't remember for sure. Mandy or Christine, do you remember?
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Postby miss michaela dee » Wed Apr 23, 2003 2:45 pm

meg wrote:You're obviously confusing them with John Vanderslice.


oh meg, you are soooo funny. i needed a super-good belly laugh today. :D

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Postby christine » Wed Apr 23, 2003 5:14 pm

i'm not sure i remember which record he bought, but i believe he wanted to die crazy. which would mean he bought time travel. which would mean i do remember which record he bought.

forget it.

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Postby grant » Thu Apr 24, 2003 6:46 am

This Vanderslice fella... an Esquimaux, then?

Name like that sounds more like one of those fellows with... you know, the cheese and tulips. Windmills all over the place. Trouble holding onto New York. Dutchies! Yes, that's it.

He's a Dutch Esquimaux?

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Postby Merlin » Thu Apr 24, 2003 7:44 am

John Vanderslice will probably come up from time to time here. His stuff is pretty great.

He's also on Barsuk and has a really great web site with many wonderful legal MP3s of swell bands like Spoon, Beulah, and Death Cab for Cutie.

He's also a pretty nice man.

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Re: What's all this talk about the weather?

Postby Moni » Fri Apr 25, 2003 8:37 am

grant wrote:Can't abide them. Frost and whatnot. That dreadful white stuff. You know, it's damp, it freezes -- snow. Won't have it. Not at all.


Winter certainly is a rather pointless season if you cannot go skiing (i.e. if you live in a landscape that's just flat as flat can be).

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Postby LngHrvWntrsDngr » Mon Apr 28, 2003 12:43 pm

its amazing...so many people despise the heavens dandruff in every possible way...yet ski/snowboard resorts spend thousands of dollars on equiptment that makes heaps and heaps more of the stuff---even in good old freezing connecticut where we have snowdays in march!

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Re: Esquimeux

Postby BladeRunner » Mon Apr 28, 2003 6:56 pm

Merlin wrote:John Vanderslice will probably come up from time to time here. His stuff is pretty great.

He's also on Barsuk and has a really great web site with many wonderful legal MP3s of swell bands like Spoon, Beulah, and Death Cab for Cutie.


I don't see any This Busy Monster and this makes me a sad panda.

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Re: Esquimeux

Postby meg » Tue Apr 29, 2003 2:14 pm

BladeRunner wrote:I don't see any This Busy Monster and this makes me a sad panda.


You got your "Swoon" on in that other thread, which I thank you for, 'cause I got me that there song in my head now. +25 points.

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Postby ChadyzGroove » Tue Apr 29, 2003 8:05 pm

you know what intresting about winter i only like until it comes then i can not wait til simmer yah know, summer is neat, basically cuz i drink lots of soda and eat lots of ice cream and thats the life.


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