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RE: When new ageism and palaeontology collide
I wonder if this is tongue-in-cheek.
Enya. As implied by the post, Enya is a musician. And as you are a European,
David, I'm surprised you've not heard of her. It's like not knowing who Björk
is. (Disclosure: I listen to Enya (among other less "relaxing" artists such as
Linkin Park) but I do not listen to Björk.)
Newage = New Age. Sewage? Really? (sewage = possible production of sewing
products? SOH-aj rather than SOO-aj)
Jaime A. Headden
The Bite Stuff (site v2)
"Innocent, unbiased observation is a myth." --- P.B. Medawar (1969)
"Ever since man first left his cave and met a stranger with a
different language and a new way of looking at things, the human race
has had a dream: to kill him, so we don't have to learn his language or
his new way of looking at things." --- Zapp Brannigan (Beast With a Billion
> Date: Mon, 17 Jan 2011 16:52:02 +0100
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org
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> Subject: Re: When new ageism and palaeontology collide
> > Ever thought 'Jurassic Park' would've been better if the musical
> > score had been written by Enya?
> Who is Enya?
> I like the music (of the first part) just fine as it is. People even
> play it at excavations nowadays, and some even hum or sing it.
> > If you answered 'yes', you're in for a treat: some chap has slowed
> > down John William's theme music 1000 times
> _Ten_ times. 1000 % = 10 x.
> > If your home or workplace needs some
> > new ageing-up with a palaeo-bend
> Why would I need newage (rhymes with sewage) in my home or workplace? :-)
> > http://soundcloud.com/birdfeeder/jurassic-park-theme-1000-slower
> Not bad. But it's not better than at original speed. Maybe twice slower
> would be best.