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(BBC)   Burglars make off with thirty rare and valuable accordions, medals and applause from neighbors   ( ) divider line
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2012-08-16 02:10:21 PM

2012-08-16 04:15:41 PM  
Why would anyone steal applesauce?
2012-08-16 04:15:43 PM  
His fence said he knew a guy.
2012-08-16 04:21:31 PM  
The pain of "Lady of Spain" is one thing, but some Quebecois button accordion rocks.

2012-08-16 04:24:38 PM  
Those instruments are hard to build and require careful storage. It's expensive to tune them.

Agree with Hack - there are some genres of music that sound great on the squashbox.
2012-08-16 04:24:49 PM  
A police spokesperson said: "These items are rare, and specialist.

2012-08-16 04:27:00 PM  

BKITU: [ image 320x320]


are you kidding? he's the lead suspect.
2012-08-16 04:27:09 PM  

BKITU: [ image 320x320]


...and we're done.
2012-08-16 04:30:23 PM  
I once had a whim, and I had to obey it, to buy a French Horn in a second hand shop...

2012-08-16 04:40:31 PM  
Never leave an accordian unattended, lock those doors. Otherwise some one will see it, open the door and leave you another one.
2012-08-16 04:40:40 PM  
One wonders what they will do with 30 of 'em?

// Hot!
2012-08-16 04:42:59 PM  
Did a GIS for Schmenge, best image I found was a link on FARK from a 2009 thread about stolen accordions:

/Hot(linked to the earlier Fark thread)
//For my next trick, I'll divide by zero
2012-08-16 04:56:06 PM  
If you have trouble with your primary target, your secondary targets are here and here; an accordion factory and a mine school.
2012-08-16 04:58:08 PM  
Dolly Parton started out as an accordianist.
2012-08-16 05:21:31 PM  

geekbikerskum: BKITU: [ image 320x320]


...and we're done.

2012-08-16 05:42:03 PM  
Let's get this out of the way.
2012-08-16 05:52:30 PM  
Scottish D-Day bagpiper dies. Family devastated. Neighbors relieved

At least the accordionist didn't have to die to shut up the noise.

/one of my favorites because it was about Piper Bill who went ashore very early on D-Day, piping in combat, unarmed.
2012-08-16 07:00:20 PM
2012-08-16 07:54:50 PM  
At least they didn't steal the Bagpipes
2012-08-16 08:53:03 PM  
Mama's got a squeeze box
She wears on her chest
And when Daddy comes home
He never gets no rest
'Cause she's playing all night
And the music's all right
Mama's got a squeeze box
Daddy never sleeps at night
2012-08-16 09:49:08 PM  
I wonder if this is one of them, listed on Aberdeen Craigslist a couple days after the theft for < 20% of what it's worth...
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