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Posted by: anna
« on: June 26, 2019, 09:11:23 pm »

Thank you! Nearing the end of a lovely trip. Off the coast of B.C. right now, internet is super slow so just stopped in to say hi. 🙂
Posted by: Jinkx
« on: June 21, 2019, 09:01:35 am »

I'm going to be traveling starting tomorrow so after today  I won't be around for the next week or so. 

Try not to burn the place down while I'm gone. 

Have fun and stay safe.  As always, you will be missed.
Posted by: anna
« on: June 19, 2019, 02:13:51 pm »

I'm going to be traveling starting tomorrow so after today  I won't be around for the next week or so. 

Try not to burn the place down while I'm gone. 
Posted by: Jinkx
« on: June 17, 2019, 10:18:21 am »

The only other song besides Telstar I remember from that collection is Knock Three Times (1970).

There was a Vietnam War war protest song but I can't remember what it was. It's odd, but I pretty much floated through the Vietnam War era in a bubble of my parents' making. I would've been 15 when it ended but my mom especially had us so socially sequestered that I can't say I had the same awareness that other young teens my age would've had.

Yep, I remember that song and use to sing along with it.  I really miss that 70's and 80's music.
Posted by: anna
« on: June 17, 2019, 10:12:20 am »

The only other song besides Telstar I remember from that collection is Knock Three Times (1970).

There was a Vietnam War war protest song but I can't remember what it was. It's odd, but I pretty much floated through the Vietnam War era in a bubble of my parents' making. I would've been 15 when it ended but my mom especially had us so socially sequestered that I can't say I had the same awareness that other young teens my age would've had.
Posted by: Jinkx
« on: June 17, 2019, 05:39:51 am »

Okay here's mine, one of my all-too-frequent odd coincidences: I was just remembering the other day my older sister's (by 8 years) boyfriend's music collection - this would've been roughly 1970, when I was 10 years old. I don't know why that memory popped into my head, but the song was Telstar. Literally just a couple days later, at the county fair this weekend, there was a quite good oldies band playing, and they started playing Telstar... it was like I was a kid again, sitting on the floor of my sister's bedroom, going through all those (wait for it...)

8-track tapes...





But it's so strange to remember that rather random song and then hear it playing just days later...

I love those types of memories.  I would love to step back into the mid 70ís, early 80ís.  We need a nostalgia thread
Posted by: anna
« on: June 16, 2019, 11:05:11 pm »

Okay here's mine, one of my all-too-frequent odd coincidences: I was just remembering the other day my older sister's (by 8 years) boyfriend's music collection - this would've been roughly 1970, when I was 10 years old. I don't know why that memory popped into my head, but the song was Telstar. Literally just a couple days later, at the county fair this weekend, there was a quite good oldies band playing, and they started playing Telstar... it was like I was a kid again, sitting on the floor of my sister's bedroom, going through all those (wait for it...)

8-track tapes...





But it's so strange to remember that rather random song and then hear it playing just days later...
Posted by: Jinkx
« on: June 15, 2019, 06:27:35 am »

and chit chat ...

This is the *WHATEVER* board ...