This or That, Old School Edition

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by falling_dance, May 30, 2013.

  1. orientalplane

    orientalplane Mad for mangelwurzels

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    People who are obsessed by Scriabin..... :mad:

    However, I'll choose that one because I have never been able to warm to Liszt.


    Brahms' Second Piano Concerto, Second movement
    or
    Beethoven's Fifth Piano Concerto, Second Movement
     
  2. falling_dance

    falling_dance Bravo, Patrick.

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    :scraps the all-Scriabin selection of Desert Island Discs: :shuffle: ;)

    Beethoven's Fifth Piano Concerto, Second Movement

    most discreditable musical obsession:

    Scriabin
    Shostakovich
    Sibelius
     
  3. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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  4. falling_dance

    falling_dance Bravo, Patrick.

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    That parfait while listening to this.

    harder to do without:

    microwave
    coffee maker
    I'm not aware that either appliance is hard to live without.
     
  5. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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    Microwave


    Ever cooked with a microwave?

    YES
    or
    NO
     
  6. falling_dance

    falling_dance Bravo, Patrick.

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    Yes.

    starfish or sand dollars?
     
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  7. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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    Starfish?


    Calamari
    OR
    Oysters
     
  8. falling_dance

    falling_dance Bravo, Patrick.

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    calamari

    the Andes
    or
    the Alps?
     
  9. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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    The Alps


    Windows 8

    YEA
    or
    NAY
     
  10. falling_dance

    falling_dance Bravo, Patrick.

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    Nay because I don't have it.

    ToT obsessions:

    Alexander Scriabin
    or
    Miki Ando?
     
  11. MikiAndoFan#1

    MikiAndoFan#1 Well-Known Member

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    Miki. :cheer: :p

    Dan Brown: yay or nay?
     
  12. orientalplane

    orientalplane Mad for mangelwurzels

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    NAY.

    God - yay or nay?
     
  13. MikiAndoFan#1

    MikiAndoFan#1 Well-Known Member

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    Nay? :shuffle:

    SofĂ­a Vergara: yay or nay?
     
  14. orientalplane

    orientalplane Mad for mangelwurzels

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    I had to Google her. She reminds me of nothing so much as a character in the parody of low budget foreign TV channels, Chanel 9, which for the uninitiated was a part of the BBC comedy The Fast Show. Or to put it more succinctly, nay.

    Very hot cloudy days
    or
    Very cold sunny days
     
  15. MikiAndoFan#1

    MikiAndoFan#1 Well-Known Member

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    Very cold sunny days.

    Caroline Graham: yay or nay?
     
  16. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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    yay


    Great Wall of China
    OR
    Angkor Wat Cambodia
     
  17. falling_dance

    falling_dance Bravo, Patrick.

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    the Great Wall of China

    harp or mandolin?
     
  18. orientalplane

    orientalplane Mad for mangelwurzels

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    Mandolin

    Who is the world's greatest tennis player - :cheer2: Andy Murray :respec: or :rollin: Andy Murray :biggrinbo
     
  19. orientalplane

    orientalplane Mad for mangelwurzels

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    Who was the opera singer whose choices consisted of only her own recordings?
     
  20. falling_dance

    falling_dance Bravo, Patrick.

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    So far, I've found that Birgit Nilsson chose six of her own recordings, while Kyra Vayne and Sari Barabas were much more modest, leaving it at three of eight. Perhaps naively, I was a little surprised to see how many female opera singers listed even one of their own recordings.

    Rolling and bouncing Murray just edges cheering and headbanging Murray.

    opera:

    YAY :glamor: :drama: :inavoid: :encore:
    yay in small doses
    Nay
     
  21. Dr.Siouxs

    Dr.Siouxs Well-Known Member

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    yay in small doses.

    deserving of more severe legal punishment: physical violence or sex crimes
     
  22. Dr.Siouxs

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    yay in small doses.

    deserving of more severe legal punishment: physical violence or sex crimes
     
  23. falling_dance

    falling_dance Bravo, Patrick.

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    I can think of crimes from both categories which warrant indefinite imprisonment, so I'm not sure I can say that one type of violence is more deserving of severe legal punishment than the other.

    littering or jaywalking?
     
  24. Buzz

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  25. falling_dance

    falling_dance Bravo, Patrick.

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    Samsung Youm, easily.

    Mother Teresa: yay or nay?
     
  26. Buzz

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    Yay


    The Beatles
    OR
    The Rolling Stones
     
  27. falling_dance

    falling_dance Bravo, Patrick.

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    The Beatles for today.

    The Partridge Family
    or
    Hanson?
     
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  28. Dr.Siouxs

    Dr.Siouxs Well-Known Member

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    Who would say nay? :rolleyes: Except perhaps if she were up against G.G. Allin. :gallopin1 :swoon:

    G.G. Allin or Divine in Multiple Maniacs (watch it while its still up, its worth it. :2faced:)
     
  29. Sparks

    Sparks Well-Known Member

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    ummm, siouxdaddy didn't answer the question about the Partridge Family!!!

    P.S. I would say NAY to Mother Teresa about some things. I'm mean that way.:shuffle:
     
  30. falling_dance

    falling_dance Bravo, Patrick.

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    Well, there's the author of this book.

    Personally, I'd choose Hanson, because they appeared on Space Ghost Coast to Coast and both the host and locust bandleader wanted to cut their "beautiful girl hair".

    Carry on (or not).
     
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