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(no subject) [Sep. 3rd, 2006|06:16 pm]
eldritchmocha
nudge nudge. hah, nudge nudge.
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(no subject) [Mar. 12th, 2006|09:07 pm]
eldritchmocha



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=49IDp76kjPw&search=real%20life%20simpsons


it's so...beautiful.
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(no subject) [Feb. 8th, 2006|09:27 pm]
eldritchmocha
[mood |disappointeddisappointed]

  i wasn't really expecting much (well, anything) from the Grammys this year, but i still can't help being disappointed.  There were some amazing nominations this year, Foo Fighters, Death Cab, Common, Franz Ferdinand, the list goes on.  Strangely enough, the awards didn't go to the best artists, or even the worst artists.  Instead, all the nominations went to they guys who whored themselves out to every ipod, car, and Louis' Big Barn Burger Palace commercial on the air. 

 

                                                                   

 It's not the competance of the judges (or lack there of) or the seeming absence of musical taste present--i expect those at every awards shin dig on basic cable.  No, what gets me is the fact that the artists that received the most awards were the ones who so readily sold their music to the MAN.  The most popular awards - Best Pop, Rock, Album, etc - went to the most circulated songs (cough U2) on the other hand, it was the less popular awards, like oh say Best Electronic/Dance Album, Best Reggae, hell! even Best Polka, that seemed to have at least some thought in the nominations. 

  Isn't it the least bit alarming that we reward the artists who are the quickest to sell their songs, like stock?  Or even worse, that we PUSH the artists to sell in the first place--had Foo Fighters tagged their songs onto every ipod commercial, or if Common had gone out and said George Bush didn't care about black people, i'm sure they would have gotten the Grammy. 

Oh well, doesn't matter anyway.  Congrats to Kanye, Damon Albarn, Jamie Hewlett, and Les Paul. 

 

P.S.  What's the difference between Best Album and Best Record?

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(no subject) [Jan. 6th, 2006|04:48 pm]
eldritchmocha
[mood |moodygangsta]
[music |Chronic Rap]

                   +                          =   crazy delicious

 

 

http://youtube.com/watch.php?v=zLElfJ9YCh0

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(no subject) [Dec. 19th, 2005|07:48 pm]
eldritchmocha
[mood |lonelylonely]
[music |Stars - Ageless Beauty]

Bought a pair of jeans to-day (emoticon heart)






oh, and i bought my cousin a gift certificate for x-mas/missed birthday...i guess.


while i was shopping at ebgames for his certificate, i overheard two gamers talking*,
"i love when i ask someone if they play xenogears and they say yes. i instantly know i'll like the person."
"uh huh"
"yeah, when i meet a girl, i ask her if she plays xenogears."


i wish i had talked to them after all, would have been an interesting conversation.


*not exactly how overheard-conversation went, i'm not *that* much of a snoop to memorize someoneelse's conversation**


**wait, yes i am...
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Carver [Dec. 18th, 2005|07:58 pm]
eldritchmocha
[mood |curiouscurious]
[music |Spoon]

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Oh, who's the carver? i thought it was Quentin the second i saw that crazy crack-head, but i may have to rethink that now that the episode preview's been released.


can't wait 'till tuesday
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Snocks [Dec. 16th, 2005|10:13 pm]
eldritchmocha
[music |Queens of the Stone Age]

 <-- Snazzy Socks

 <--Not Snazzy Socks

 <-- Snazzy Massage Socks

 <-- Not Snazzy Massage Socks

 

  <-- Snazzy Socks + Old dude

 <-- Not Snazzy Socks probably worn by Old dude

 <-- Snazzy Socks

 <--llama

 

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Wish List [Dec. 16th, 2005|09:56 pm]
eldritchmocha
[mood |mellowmellow]
[music |yep, still those crazy LeeVees]

my wishlist this year

Music

  Band                              -                    Album

Death Cab for Cutie                 Plans, Transatlanticism

Franz Ferdinand                      Franz Ferdinand

System of a Down                  Mezmerize

Interpol                                   Antics

Nirvana                                    In Utero, Nevermind

Pelican                                     The Fire in Our Throats will Beckon the Thaw

The Cloud Room                      The Cloud Room

Keane                                      Hopes and Fears

 

Games

Fatal Frame 3     

Fatal Frame 2  

Silent Hill 3    

We Love Katamari  

Siren 

 

Other Stuff

Gift Certificate to Claire's

Guitar Lessons

Snocks (Snazzy Socks)

A Boyfriend

 

Who needs World Peace when a Franz Ferdinand album and striped socks are so much better?

 

 

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(no subject) [Dec. 16th, 2005|09:54 pm]
eldritchmocha
[music |The LeeVee' - Latke Clan]

technically, i can have up to six icons.

i only have one.

yay?
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muahaha [Dec. 1st, 2005|09:42 pm]
eldritchmocha
[mood |stressedstressed]
[music |pelican]

oh yeah, who doesn't update their livejournal?

anyway, fun facts

:LA transit is actually quite fun

:my french pen pal scares me

:colour-changing nailpolish does NOT change colour, now matter how hard you stare

:i got more sleep yesterday than i think i have for a whole week

:')
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