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In My Life - what's happening in your life currently?
25 February 2019
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50yearslate said
That would drive her to insanity, no joke. I don't think she realizes that I more or less listen to the same songs every single day.   

haha that used to drive my mum crazy... a bit like jelly babies, she liked 'em at first but then I listened to them so much she went right off the Beatles! Since I've diversified my listening/got into the habit of using headphones more often, she doesn't mind the Beatles anymore. a-hard-days-night-john-6

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25 February 2019
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Tomorrow is the 25th Anniversary of the death at the age of 32 of the man I consider my favourite ever comedian, William Melville Hicks.

Tonight, my first night out this year, I went to see American: The Bill Hicks Story at the Curzon in Soho, with a Q&A with its directors, the director of the film of one of his greatest shows, Revelations, and (via Skype) his brother, Steve.

A great night.

Bill was easily the greatest comedian of his generation, and I recommend any of you who haven't seen him in action, you should (noting that his comedy is sometimes offensive, sometimes very offensive).

Here he is talking about drugs (which has Beatles references):

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Here's the full Revelations set (with me in audience!!!):

And here's the brilliant - and I do mean that, a great piece of film-making I'd admire even if not a fan of his - film I saw tonight that tells his story:

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26 February 2019
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Bill Hicks is the man. Thanks for sharing that. 

"The pump don't work cause the vandals took the handles!"

-Bob Dylan, Subterranean Homesick Blues

"We could ride and surf together while our love would grow"

-Brian Wilson, Surfer Girl

26 February 2019
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My heart is beating so fast and hard. I just found out that I won the election to become the next president of my state's library association. a-hard-days-night-george-4

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26 February 2019
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My heart is beating so fast and hard. I just found out that I won the election to become the next president of my state's library association. a-hard-days-night-george-4

  

Congratulations! heartapple01heartapple01heartapple01

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26 February 2019
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My heart is beating so fast and hard. I just found out that I won the election to become the next president of my state's library association. a-hard-days-night-george-4

  

Woohoo!!! Go AG!! You're the perfect person for the job!heartheartheart

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26 February 2019
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YYYYAAAAAAAAAYYYYYYYYY @Ahhh Girl!!!!! beatlemaniacs_02_gif

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26 February 2019
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Ahhh Girl said
My heart is beating so fast and hard. I just found out that I won the election to become the next president of my state's library association. a-hard-days-night-george-4

  

What do you have planned for the association?

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26 February 2019
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I have a little time to plan. I'll be cogitating on it between now and the day I take office. I need a theme.

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26 February 2019
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Ahhh Girl said
I have a little time to plan. I'll be cogitating on it between now and the day I take office. I need a theme.

  

The Beatles? 1960s? Retro? Old vs new?

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27 February 2019
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It’s my birthday on Sunday. a-hard-days-night-john-7

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27 February 2019
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Timothy said
It’s my birthday on Sunday. a-hard-days-night-john-7

  

'Tis mine on Tuesday!

And my grandma's tomorrow.

Very popular time of year?

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Happy birthdays for you both then. It’s a long weekend here in WA (Monday off) so it’s even better. I’m going to a forest area with a lake. Canoeing, archery, mini golf and hike trails. Going to good.

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27 February 2019
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Timothy said
Happy birthdays for you both then. It’s a long weekend here in WA (Monday off) so it’s even better. I’m going to a forest area with a lake. Canoeing, archery, mini golf and hike trails. Going to good.

  

Ooo that sounds nice - we have Monday off in VIC the following Monday. 

Have fun this weekend! It certainly sounds like you'll have a very happy birthday.

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27 February 2019
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I am so tired today. I've been having a horrible time trying to sleep these past few nights. ahdn_george_05

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27 February 2019
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Ugh, sorry to hear that @50yearslate... I've had no trouble falling asleep due to staying up way past my bedtime ahdn_george_05 so I'm similarly sleepy, though it's self-inflicted. a-hard-days-night-paul-7

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Beatlebug said 

Wow, what a birthday week! David Gilmour's is also next Wednesday. a-hard-days-night-john-6 For all you lovely Pisceans, InspiroBot had this to say:

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But we all know that's nonsense! a-hard-days-night-john-6john-lennon-salute_gif

  

*zigs in indignation* i always knew that robot was corrupt

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27 February 2019
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Oh, it is. It had my friends and I under its spell for far too long yesterday. a-hard-days-night-john-6

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27 February 2019
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I think Inspirobot nailed Beatlemania, then and now (ie us on the forum), with this one.

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I just got one that said

LIBRA

(Sept. 23 - Oct. 22)

honorable spouse, sadistic clone, compassionate member of society

Apparently John is a clone?

(i can't post the actual pic bc I'm on a Chromebook, sorry)

Edit: I just got one that said "Your future is a train wreck." How I love to receive good news...

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