How Did 'Blue' Come To Mean Sad?
think of blues music. how did 'biue' first come to mean sad? isn't blue kind of...
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Fustian, Peccadillo, Scordatura
Three words flapping around my mental attic this morning ... fustian - it's a coarse...
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Edgy Hip-Hop Advertising (Re: I'm Feeling...
A year or so ago, someone asked me about rap ... the moment. I told her "I'M FEELING...
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She Caught The Katy
One of my favourite blues/soul songs is "She Caught the Katy." I've been trying...
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Homeless Folks
Just got back from playing a Father's Day celebration for Mississippi rural homeless...
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I'm Thankful For This Newsgroup.
So I'm sittin' here, not writing, weeding out my outbox (in a nice way, I mean) and...
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Do You Know Who Sings This Song?
The lyrics go: a car trip a motor crash glad you came around just to tell me...
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I'm thinning out my possessions. Too much stuff around the house that I never use...
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I Can Not Get This Sentence !?
Composition is the organization of shapes and forms into a whole - an expressive...
Must-See Attractions In Scenic Lynchburg
Living in Lynchburg Beautiful setting at the foot of the Blue Ridge, no traffic,...
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MJ And MTV
I, also, was perplexed over the adulation given Michael Jackson. To me, he was just...
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Correct Sentences?
I have corrected sentences, but I'm not sure if it is correct, can somebody help...
I Like Summer
Which season do you like best? I love summer best because you can do much outside...
I've Almost Shook These Blues?
Hi. What follows is part of the lyrics of "Almost over you" by Sheena Easton. ...
"Bling-Bling"
What does everyone think of "bling-bling" now being a legitimate English word? Does...
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Rarely Articulated Rules For Metaphor...
I'm discussing hyperbole first in order to help clarify what I mean by the phrase...
Puzzle Help - Seen In Night But Not In...
I am there in the night But not seen in the light In winter, not summer In singer...
Please Help Me: Review 'Oranges Are Not...
I have to write a review on 'Oranges are not the olny fruit'. I have a lot of problems...
Sentence Analysis?
Hi, I have a few questions concerning a sentence I'm supposed to give a full syntactic...
I Need Your Help To Edit My Abstract?
Dear all, Could you please help me edit my abstract which a part of my thesis of...