Jon iz teh kewl: istanbul is NOT that good of a SONG
Noah_Tall: Snarcoleptic_Hoosier: They're also extremely adept in the field of sociology.Why does the anger between Particle Man and Triangle Man exist? What kind of watch-wearer needs a millennium hand? Is the concept of "happy land" a constant, even with the needs of Particle/Triangle/Universe-based individuals?I see you didn't get the subtext of that one. Triangle man represents the church as the triangle represents the holy trinity. Particle Man represents science for reasons that should be obvious. The song is about how the church continually beats down anyone and anything that dares to stand up against it. Triangle man defeats science because no matter how much evidence science has it is overwhelmed by the hordes of followers religion has. Likewise Person Man (ie humanity) is hit on the head with a frying pan and lives in squalor. The debate rages on between science and religion about the origins of humanity "who came up with person man?" But the church which hates individuality and free thinking does its best to eliminate that free thought and beats Person Man.
Snarcoleptic_Hoosier: They're also extremely adept in the field of sociology.Why does the anger between Particle Man and Triangle Man exist? What kind of watch-wearer needs a millennium hand? Is the concept of "happy land" a constant, even with the needs of Particle/Triangle/Universe-based individuals?
ilikeracecars: < iframe width="440″ height="248″ src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/i0PaKXvDWQY" frameborder="0″ allowfullscreen></iframe >Awesome
Tyrone Slothrop: xkillyourfacex: How can that band possibly still matter. How did it ever matter.No band matters.Thou shalt not put musicians and recording artists on ridiculous pedestals no matter how great they are or were.The Beatles: Were just a band.Led Zepplin: Just a band.The Beach Boys: Just a band.The Sex Pistols: Just a band.The Clash: Just a band.Crass: Just a band.Minor Threat: Just a band.The Cure: Were just a band.The Smiths: Just a band.Nirvana: Just a band.The Pixies: Just a band.Oasis: Just a band.Radiohead: Just a band.Bloc Party: Just a band.The Arctic Monkeys: Just a band.The next big thing... Just a band.
quatchi: I love articles without words and a vid that won't play for me.That noted TMBG are teh awesome in concert.
Ablejack: TMBG Dial-a-Song was the greatest thing ever done by anyone during my lifetime.
The Bestest: El Pachuco: The Bestest: I've never actually read Salon and have no idea what I'm talking about.All you've proved is that Salon -used- to be something (and I agree.. I used to like it).Now? It's a crappily coded website with nothing of real value anyway.
ItchyMcDoogle: As someone who bought their first album in the 80's and called Dial-a-song now and then, it always brings a smile to my face knowing that they are still kicking around. They are masters of the earworm//Apollo 18 is a underrated gem!///Dammit now I have Anna Ang stuck in my head
El Pachuco: The Bestest: I've never actually read Salon and have no idea what I'm talking about.Oh, absolutely:2010"Online Commentary/Blogging, Medium Site" (Glenn Greenwald) |Online Journalism Awards2007"People's Voice Winner for Best Online Magazine" | Webby Awards"Outstanding Digital Journalism Article" ("The Glass Closet" Alex Koppelman) |GLAAD2006"Outstanding Digital Journalism Article ("Turning Off Gays" Mark Benjamin)" |GLAAD2004"Outstanding Digital Journalism Article" | GLAAD"Outstanding Journalist" (David Talbot) |Carr Van Anda Award2003"Top 100 Classics" (News & Entertainment categories) | PC Magazine"Feature Journalism - Independent" |Online Journalism Awards2002"Best Print and Zine" | Webby Awards"Best 50 Web Sites" |Time Magazine"Best of the Web | Book Clubs"| Forbes"Outstanding Digital Journalism Overall Coverage" |GLAAD2001"Best Online Magazine" | Yahoo Internet Life"Top 100 Websites" |PC Magazine"Outstanding Digital Journalism Article" |GLAAD"Best Independent Enterprise Journalism" |Online Journalism Awards2000"General Excellence" | Online Journalism Awards"Enterprise Journalism" |Online Journalism Awards"Best Technology Site" and "Best Parenting Site" |Forbes"Best of the Web - Media, Politics" |Brill's Content"Best Online Magazine" |Boston Phoenix"Outstanding Digital Journalism Article" |GLAAD1999"David Talbot, 20 Stars of the New News" | Newsweek"Best Online Magazine" |Webby Awards"Top of the Net" |Yahoo Internet Life1998"Best Online Magazine" | Webby Awards"Best of Multimedia" |Entertainment Weekly"Top of the Net" |Yahoo Internet Life1997"Best Online Magazine" | Webby Awards"Cool Site of the Year" |U.S. News & World Report"Best of the Web" |Business Week"Best Website" |Entertainment Weekly"Best Online Magazine of the Year" |Advertising Age"Top of the Net" |Yahoo Internet Life1996"Web Site of the Year" | Time Magazine"Cool Web Designers of the Year" |Cool Site of the DayThat said, this particular article is indeed textless and contains a video that won't run on some mobile devices, so this particular article is kinda useless.
The Bestest: I've never actually read Salon and have no idea what I'm talking about.
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