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Beatles links thread
25 February 2010
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iCaramba said:

That is one of the coolest things I have seen in a long time! Cool Thanks for that!

Here's a link to a very challenging Beatles trivia quiz that I wrote. Click here to play it.


No problem! The site's down for maintenance. :( I'll have to check it out when I get home.

Joe - I suppose facebook gears it's ads to the user, I guess they've figured you out. But then again they've used pictures of terrorists to sell car insurance, so who knows? Maybe it will pop up in a store you can trust.

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25 February 2010
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My goodness -that site is going to be addictive Cool

"If we feel our heads starting to swell.....we just look at Ringo!"
25 February 2010
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Hmph, I got 6/10 right. Still I beat the average of 3/10.

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26 February 2010
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6/10 is awesome! A friend who thinks he's a Beatles expert scored a 1!

There are a lot of cool Beatles quizzes on that site. There's even a daily quiz tourney: http://www.funtrivia.com/priva.....?tid=82980

I'm such a trivia nerd… embarassed

 

26 February 2010
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I more about the early stuff than the later.a-hard-days-night-ringo-4You just might turn me into a trivia nerd too! Did you buy The Beatles Trivia Pursuit?

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27 February 2010
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Just a reminder to American members that Behind the Music Revisited: John Lennon is on tonight on VH1 Classic. You can watch a preview here. I couldn't find anything about it for other regions - sorry.

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27 February 2010
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Got my TiVo set... can't wait! a-hard-days-night-john-6Thanks for the reminder.

Does
anyone recall the original Behind the Music about John? This one
focuses on the later years and his legacy. Did the original span his
whole life?

 skye said:

Did you buy The Beatles Trivia Pursuit?


 

Yes, but no one will play with me! My kids love the Beatles and so do a few of my friends... but they know I'll kick their butts so they don't want to play me... a-hard-days-night-paul-1

27 February 2010
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Yeah that's why I haven't purchased it. They know I'd take them out! a-hard-days-night-john-5

I haven't seen the original. Viacom is too efficient at policing youtube.com.

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1 March 2010
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Not a link, per se, but take a look at this!

Brings back memories- my dad would buy me heap upon heap of Archie comics from garage sales! Nice to know that not even Betty and Veronica could escape the influence of the boys!

Tongue, lose thy light. Moon, take thy flight… see ya, George!
1 March 2010
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a-hard-days-night-ringo-8 Why is Ringo's head so big? Oh and congrats on on the hockey gold!

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1 March 2010
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I've only read the 3rd page, so maybe this is yesterday's news:

Have you seen this?

http://themusicianslibrary.blo.....-1978.html

 

 

I'd like to say "thank you" on behalf of the group and ourselves and I hope we passed the audition. John Lennon
1 March 2010
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skye said:

a-hard-days-night-ringo-8 Why is Ringo's head so big? Oh and congrats on on the hockey gold!


It's funny actually... me and a friend of mine were discussing Ringo's head- he thinks it's tiny! Me, I don't really notice it, but maybe it's just "tremblin' under the weight of it", being his nose, or so says ol' grandfather McCartney. ...very clean, though.

And thank you! I didn't watch all that much of the game, but my parents were screaming loud enough so I could still know what was going on in the safety of my room.

And Skye, your avatar makes me drool somethin' fierce! a-hard-days-night-john-2

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1 March 2010
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Marcelo said:

I've only read the 3rd page, so maybe this is yesterday's news:

Have you seen this?

http://themusicianslibrary.blo.....-1978.html

 

 


 

I think I downloaded a pdf of that once. My computer crashed and I lost it. Karma I guess. It was kind of fun to look at.

Alissa - I do what I can to liven up the place. I'm still looking for a good John quote. a-hard-days-night-john-1

I can cover John and Paul's faces with my pinky finger but not Ringo's. I blame the hair. My sister said it looks like it's eating him in real life.

I obviously wanted the US to win, but I think a loss would have been worse for your family than mine. It being your game on your turf after all. Now if it had been American football, we would have had no choice but to declare war.

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1 March 2010
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Polythene Pam (and friend) IRL

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6 March 2010
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Ok, I swear, I don't go looking for these things. Motorola is working on a new video display. So what? They used a picture of Ringo in their patent application.

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6 March 2010
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Nice. I wonder why they chose Ringo. Perhaps he's part of a forthcoming ad campaign?

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6 March 2010
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Joe said:

Nice. I wonder why they chose Ringo. Perhaps he's part of a forthcoming ad campaign?


 

He'd be cheaper than McCartney - that's why!!

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6 March 2010
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But not cheaper than a stick figure. Perhaps they're a tour sponsor.

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11 March 2010
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Here's an interesting article on the current state of the music industry. It's not directly related to the Beatles, but it does cover EMI's money problems. Record Labels: Change or Die

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24 March 2010
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There are some really nice posters at music philosophy.

For example:

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