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Wednesday, August 08, 2007

Wednesday Afternoon Videos

Kinda like Friday Night Videos, but more Scooby Doo Mansionesque.

Video #1 is "Most Beautiful Girl in the Room" from Flight of the Conchords. Turn up the volume, you're gonna want to hear the lyrics. I hope Prince covers this song someday.

Video #2 is just for you, Admiral Nelson. Enjoy, you crazy bastard.

And yeah, I effing loved this song in 1986. Being the smarty-pirate that I am now, I could probably come up with a pretty convincing argument that Sigue Sigue Sputnik's nihilistic post-apocalyptic aesthetic somehow sublimated my pubescent Reagan-era anxieties about nuclear (sorry, I mean "nuk-u-lar") war. But that would be bullshit. The truth is that it was 1986, and in my mind the choice was either Sigue Sigue Sputnik or Huey Lewis and the News. I stand by my decision


At August 09, 2007 10:21 PM, Blogger Missy said...

I wonder what the 4th most beautiful girl on the street looks like.

At August 09, 2007 10:25 PM, Blogger Missy said...

Alsoo, I happen to embrace Huey.

At August 10, 2007 9:55 AM, Blogger Latin Lupe Lu said...

Pirate, your a damn genius...again! Your anaylsis of Sigue is right on and I totally support your decision to embrace Sigue at that time in your was the right decision. Both the Blacktop Disciple agree! Slam ON!


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