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Re: YouTube Junkie

Postby Desert » Fri Jul 14, 2017 10:39 pm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YrLk4vdY28Q

I'm on vocals, Mark Leavy on the keyboard.

Warning: this might be religious. Or not.
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Re: YouTube Junkie

Postby Mark Leavy » Sat Jul 15, 2017 2:16 am

Desert wrote:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YrLk4vdY28Q

I'm on vocals, Mark Leavy on the keyboard.

Warning: this might be religious. Or not.


That was outstanding. What a mesmerizing song.
And we look pretty damn good for a couple of old guys.

Well your faith was strong but you needed proof
You saw her bathing on the roof
Her beauty and the moonlight overthrew you
She tied you to her kitchen chair
She broke your throne and she cut your hair
And from your lips she drew the hallelujah
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Re: YouTube Junkie

Postby TennPaGa » Sat Jul 15, 2017 12:07 pm

Desert wrote:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YrLk4vdY28Q

I'm on vocals, Mark Leavy on the keyboard.

Warning: this might be religious. Or not.

Different version of the same song by a different singer with a different set of pipes:

https://youtu.be/WIF4_Sm-rgQ
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Re: YouTube Junkie

Postby Mountaineer » Sat Jul 15, 2017 4:39 pm

TennPaGa wrote:
Desert wrote:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YrLk4vdY28Q

I'm on vocals, Mark Leavy on the keyboard.

Warning: this might be religious. Or not.

Different version of the same song by a different singer with a different set of pipes:

https://youtu.be/WIF4_Sm-rgQ


My favorite version.
For the time is coming when people will not endure sound teaching, but having itching ears they will accumulate for themselves teachers to suit their own passions, and will turn away from listening to the truth and wander off into myths. Left untreated, the itching ears syndrome is spiritually fatal.
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Re: YouTube Junkie

Postby Desert » Sat Jul 15, 2017 8:42 pm

TennPaGa wrote:
Desert wrote:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YrLk4vdY28Q

I'm on vocals, Mark Leavy on the keyboard.

Warning: this might be religious. Or not.

Different version of the same song by a different singer with a different set of pipes:

https://youtu.be/WIF4_Sm-rgQ


Very nice. I still prefer Cohen's somewhat more passionate (disturbing?) version. And of course Cohen wrote the song.

Mark ... the segment of the lyrics you quoted is indeed impressive. The man could write.
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Re: YouTube Junkie

Postby Desert » Sun Jul 16, 2017 9:41 pm

An interesting version of Chapin's Cats in the Cradle, with very brief interviews with his wife and son.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=etundhQa724
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Re: YouTube Junkie

Postby Greg » Sun Jul 16, 2017 10:27 pm

Totally dumb but about 7 seconds (I find it quite amusing)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6TIMzUsOVg - Redneck Dream
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Re: YouTube Junkie

Postby Desert » Tue Aug 01, 2017 7:33 pm

Stephen Colbert, mourning the loss of the Mooch:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vr_o1y47icc

In the clown show of this administration, it's important to enjoy every chaotic moment. I used to get angry at the man and his supporters, but now I enjoy them all, like a twisted reality show. This communications director actually got fired before his start date. Go Trump! I can't stand all the winning! O0
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Re: YouTube Junkie

Postby farjean2 » Thu Aug 10, 2017 4:20 pm

Desert wrote:Stephen Colbert


Just discovered YouTube on my internet TV not long ago after retiring with too much time on my hands. It's very interesting the things they give you on their "recommendations" page and I can't figure out for the life of me why they would think I would be interested in all the anti-Donald Trump comedian links since I've never clicked on a single one of them, but they keep on coming any way.

But still, they've come up with some good ones even though God only knows how...

I must have watched this a hundred times one day. Totally mesmerizing! Does this gymnast/dancer who looks like she's only 10 years old and has no breasts though she's obviously older have any idea what she's really singing about - swinging "from the chandelier". What a beautiful though dark song but I hope she never has to find out the real meaning of the lyrics which seemed pretty obvious to me....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2vjPBrBU-TM

Damn this lady can really sing, even though I have no clue what the lyrics are about....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rYEDA3JcQqw

Okay, this recommendation probably had something to do with "there was no ransom to be paid". What a beautiful though sad song...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XRP0HGGJhj0

Played this about 1,000 times in a row trying to memorize the words while putting a desk together. What a totally fun song! I think in one part of it they are asking if you know about mojave but I'm not sure. I don't know about mojave except for the desert any way....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AMT698ArSfQ
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Re: YouTube Junkie

Postby farjean2 » Fri Aug 11, 2017 4:35 pm

Desert wrote:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YrLk4vdY28Q

I'm on vocals, Mark Leavy on the keyboard.

Warning: this might be religious. Or not.


Speaking of Leonard Cohen songs with religious overtones......

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AKwr3DDvFpw

(Whoever copied the lyrics could have used some help with the use of apostrophes but other than that I think this is a great song - from the movie Natural Born Killers).
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Re: YouTube Junkie

Postby Desert » Sun Aug 13, 2017 9:02 pm

In the Trump era, I found this old video from 1947 interesting:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=23X14HS4gLk

"The truth does not die easily; so they decided to abolish the truth."
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Re: YouTube Junkie

Postby dualstow » Wed Aug 16, 2017 10:17 pm

Weepy White nationalist, crying Cantwell

http://www.newsweek.com/white-supremaci ... ant-651682
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