Thursday, April 03, 2008

Holy crap, polka!

This morning I planned on blogging about last night's session, but before I logged on I accidentally stumbled upon the greatest TV show in broadcast history: Big Joe's Polka Show! It's a show about polka music run by a guy named Joe, in case the name of the show was too subtle for you.

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  1. Much like the Rick Astley video (and associated "Rick Roll" trend), this somehow manages to bridge the otherwise separate worlds of LAME and AWESOME.

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  2. Videotape exists of me performing a musical number called "fastest polka in the world" in faux-Victorian clothing before an astonished crowd.

    Well, I was probably more astonished than they were.

    And greenvesper: those worlds are separated by the thinnest of membranes :)

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  3. re: the thin line between awesome and lame, cf. the recent of Nicholas Cage, especially the hysterical tango the is Wicker man.

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  4. Hi Jeff, I do not mean to hijack the thread but I know of no other way to contact you.

    Several years ago you wrote a piece about my book The Quest. I am the David that wrote to Glenn Reynolds to say I was a Cherokee from New Mexico. Thanks for the rather nice review of my old stuff.

    Cordially,

    David

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  5. Settembrini1:07 PM

    http://de.youtube.com/watch?v=OfLX7zE6jxw

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  6. David: Thanks for stopping by! I don't know if I ever mentioned it, but I got a copy of The Quest not long after I wrote about. I think it's a great piece of work and keep it next to my Arduin books.

    Set: Thanks for the link! Weird Al rules!

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  7. THough I might not comment much, I will add you to my roll. Say hey to Bruce and Al.

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