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I said few authors, a phrase which allows for the existance of some authors sharing similarly large bodies of excellent work, I must admit I've not read anything by those authors however. In other news the frustration caused by horribly inaccurate guitar tabs has led me to conclude lessons are essential at least until I've retrained my ears to a level where I can learn songs by ear.

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So I just was looking at some old threads, especially the overrated albums thread, and my god.. what was wrong with my taste back then? Ugh! I'm cringing looking at some of the stuff I said. And almost every single album I said was overrated, I regard as a fucking classic now. Except Slaughter of the Soul. :D I've gone back and forth on that record, and I pretty solidly arrived at it being not that awesome. If I were to assign it a numerical rating (which I generally dislike, but whatever), it would be a 6/10. Not terrible, but certainly their worst record (that's right, I like the new one better).

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I said few authors, a phrase which allows for the existance of some authors sharing similarly large bodies of excellent work, I must admit I've not read anything by those authors however. In other news the frustration caused by horribly inaccurate guitar tabs has led me to conclude lessons are essential at least until I've retrained my ears to a level where I can learn songs by ear.
Word! Just sharing a few of my faves. Lots more where that came from .
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So I just was looking at some old threads' date=' especially the overrated albums thread, and my god.. what was wrong with my taste back then? Ugh! I'm cringing looking at some of the stuff I said. And almost every single album I said was overrated, I regard as a fucking classic now. Except Slaughter of the Soul. :D I've gone back and forth on that record, and I pretty solidly arrived at it being not that awesome. If I were to assign it a numerical rating (which I generally dislike, but whatever), it would be a 6/10. Not terrible, but certainly their worst record (that's right, I like the new one better).[/quote'] I feel that. My tastes have changed so many times over the years, I just have no idea what I'll be into anymore. I've tended towards liking more different stuff as I've gotten older, but there are many bands and even entire genres that I've moved away from, as well. Like Slayer, or gothic metal. :D
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WARNING- this is an unpleasant post about an injured animal. I just killed a racoon with a baseball bat. I'd seen it hobbling across the frozen river by my house, with a front foot broken above the wrist and bent in. It was easy to find on the rivers edge when I went back with the bat, and I killed it right away. It made no effort to get away. It was totally missing a back foot which I'd not seen until it rolled over. There was just shredded strips of dried flesh with bits of twigs stuck in it. Presumably it was hit last night or early in the morning and was shuffling around all day trying to find something to do for its self. What a hard last day on the planet, dear creature.

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WARNING- this is an unpleasant post about an injured animal. I just killed a racoon with a baseball bat. I'd seen it hobbling across the frozen river by my house, with a front foot broken above the wrist and bent in. It was easy to find on the rivers edge when I went back with the bat, and I killed it right away. It made no effort to get away. It was totally missing a back foot which I'd not seen until it rolled over. There was just shredded strips of dried flesh with bits of twigs stuck in it. Presumably it was hit last night or early in the morning and was shuffling around all day trying to find something to do for its self. What a hard last day on the planet, dear creature.
That's a massive bummer. I hate killing animals, even when it's a mercy.
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I will probably be very inactive for quite some time starting from now on. Lately my days have been filled with an outrageous amount of composing and (port) wine. I've been writing a lot of darkwave/gothic rock music lately and my work, hobbies... aren't really beneficial to the writing progress. Anyway, you guys are great, see you soon!

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I will probably be very inactive for quite some time starting from now on. Lately my days have been filled with an outrageous amount of composing and (port) wine. I've been writing a lot of darkwave/gothic rock music lately and my work' date=' hobbies... aren't really beneficial to the writing progress. Anyway, you guys are great, see you soon![/quote'] You've threatened this before. See you soon. :D
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I will probably be very inactive for quite some time starting from now on. Lately my days have been filled with an outrageous amount of composing and (port) wine. I've been writing a lot of darkwave/gothic rock music lately and my work' date=' hobbies... aren't really beneficial to the writing progress. Anyway, you guys are great, see you soon![/quote'] Hmph :( You better keep in touch!
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WARNING- this is an unpleasant post about an injured animal. I just killed a racoon with a baseball bat. I'd seen it hobbling across the frozen river by my house, with a front foot broken above the wrist and bent in. It was easy to find on the rivers edge when I went back with the bat, and I killed it right away. It made no effort to get away. It was totally missing a back foot which I'd not seen until it rolled over. There was just shredded strips of dried flesh with bits of twigs stuck in it. Presumably it was hit last night or early in the morning and was shuffling around all day trying to find something to do for its self. What a hard last day on the planet, dear creature.
That is a most unpleasant situation. When I was a property manager there was a rabid raccoon stuck in one of my dumpsters. The police came and had no choice but to shoot it then took it to animal control. Sometimes those things have to be done :(
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I will probably be very inactive for quite some time starting from now on. Lately my days have been filled with an outrageous amount of composing and (port) wine. I've been writing a lot of darkwave/gothic rock music lately and my work' date=' hobbies... aren't really beneficial to the writing progress. Anyway, you guys are great, see you soon![/quote'] We will wait for you! Have a great time! :) Poor soul :( I probably wouldn't have the guts to do it, I'm to emotional when it comes to animals I am sure she will like it! :) Good luck! There is nothing interesting going on with me, the weather is beautiful the last few days and I'm feeling wonderful because of it. I have a few days off before having to study for my next exam so I'm sleeping and doing nothing :D The only bad thing is, allergy season has started :/
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