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(Short List)   The whole history of the world in 8-bit. No biggie   (shortlist.com) divider line 17
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2014-01-29 02:03:56 PM  
Well sure. ASCII is fine for the European history. UTF-8 is good enough for the rest.
 
2014-01-29 02:13:42 PM  
That was neat.
 
2014-01-29 03:18:51 PM  
I'm not really into folk music, but lyrically that was great.
 
2014-01-29 03:30:54 PM  
Why nasal folk music, rather than video game sounds?
 
2014-01-29 03:46:02 PM  

Tillmaster: Why nasal folk music, rather than video game sounds?


BEcause getting your point that organized religion sucks is not as effective with Super Mario sound effects.
 
2014-01-29 03:52:39 PM  
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The world is now complete.
 
2014-01-29 04:03:44 PM  
That was awesome. And I'm a cynical jerk who is not easily impressed.
 
2014-01-29 04:06:13 PM  

FarkingReading: That was awesome. And I'm a cynical jerk who is not easily impressed.


Well it's a cynical song with a cynical message. Why SHOULDN'T you like it?
 
2014-01-29 04:08:55 PM  

Jim from Saint Paul: FarkingReading: That was awesome. And I'm a cynical jerk who is not easily impressed.

Well it's a cynical song with a cynical message. Why SHOULDN'T you like it?


True.

I also enjoy videos of grown men stomping on children's hands set to violins.
 
2014-01-29 05:40:25 PM  
... and yet another person who doesn't know what 8-bit consoles were capable of.
 
2014-01-29 06:52:41 PM  
I didn't appreciate seeing graphics lifted from Commander Keen.
 
2014-01-29 07:02:31 PM  
Acoustic music over 8-bit graphics was too much for me to sit through. May have been brilliant but I turned it off after something evolved into bacteria.
 
2014-01-29 07:42:23 PM  

Jim from Saint Paul: Tillmaster: Why nasal folk music, rather than video game sounds?

BEcause getting your point that organized religion the polis sucks is not as effective with Super Mario sound effects.


FTFY.
 
2014-01-29 08:29:13 PM  

lostcat: Acoustic music over 8-bit graphics was too much for me to sit through. May have been brilliant but I turned it off after something evolved into bacteria.


Try again and listen to the words.  You might find something of importance
 
2014-01-29 08:35:27 PM  
Can't be.  I don't recall seeing Mighty Joint!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NfthYLvxVwk
 
2014-01-29 10:56:09 PM  

ltdanman44: lostcat: Acoustic music over 8-bit graphics was too much for me to sit through. May have been brilliant but I turned it off after something evolved into bacteria.

Try again and listen to the words.  You might find something of importance


Whiney, pretentious, ambiguously depressed, but nothing important.

Artiste' needs to buy a cat, observe it playing with a bird, and only then write a boo hooey song.
 
2014-01-30 12:42:38 AM  

RaceBoatDriver: ltdanman44: lostcat: Acoustic music over 8-bit graphics was too much for me to sit through. May have been brilliant but I turned it off after something evolved into bacteria.

Try again and listen to the words.  You might find something of importance

Whiney, pretentious, ambiguously depressed, but nothing important.

Artiste' needs to buy a cat, observe it playing with a bird, and only then write a boo hooey song.


Story of my life. And who buys a cat?
 
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