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    Sean Daily is an English major from New Jersey now living in Las Vegas, the Other City of Lights. "I consider 'Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas' to be comfort reading, I like the al pastor tacos at Tacos Mexico and I count among my literary influences the Chainsaw from 'Doom'. 'RRRRRR! You don't like that, do you, Mr. Undead Marine! RRRRRR!'"

    Shanoah Alkire is our Discordian at large. "Born in Santa Cruz, I grew up in Grass Valley and the Bay Area, and now lurk in Las Vegas. My literary influences include Ray Bradbury, Lewis Carroll, and Douglas Adams. I also program as a hobby, and currently maintain the Gtk port of Angband. You can find a rather old bio of me here."

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9-6-08 TV Smith – Only One Flavour

Posted by Sean on September 6, 2008

Well, you’re kind to compliment my ranting, Shanoah. Problem is, it’s something that I can’t keep up all the time. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: I don’t know how these political bloggers do it, day in and day out, writing about stuff that so obviously pisses them off.

Plus there’s the fact that I feel like I’m being played… that someone, or something, is distracting us with the drama of the election to put into motion something sinister, maybe several somethings. fnord

The blow-up over Sarah Palin only confirms my fears. Why did the Republicans pull a stunt like this? Everyone’s looking at Palin and leaving their flanks and their sixes unwatched. Something’s going to happen, something nasty. Maybe it already has. fnord

I can’t help but think that the great drama of our democracy is just that: sound and thunder, signifying nothing. TV Smith, who once fronted The Adverts, knows how I feel. Here’s Smith with Die Toten Hosen singing Only One Flavour, off 2001’s Useless: The Best of TV Smith.

Lyrics and guitar tabs at TVSmith.com here. Sing along.

Courtesy of bbquattro.

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