Lyrics & Knowledge Personal Pages Record Shop Auction Links Radio & Media Kids Membership Help
The Mudcat Cafemuddy

Post to this Thread - Printer Friendly - Home
Page: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10] [11] [12] [13] [14] [15] [16] [17] [18] [19] [20] [21] [22] [23] [24] [25] [26] [27] [28] [29] [30] [31] [32] [33] [34] [35] [36] [37] [38] [39] [40] [41] [42] [43] [44] [45] [46] [47] [48] [49] [50] [51] [52] [53] [54] [55] [56] [57] [58] [59] [60] [61] [62] [63] [64] [65] [66] [67] [68] [69] [70] [71] [72] [73] [74] [75] [76] [77] [78] [79] [80] [81] [82] [83] [84] [85] [86] [87] [88] [89] [90] [91] [92] [93] [94] [95] [96] [97] [98] [99] [100] [101] [102] [103] [104] [105] [106] [107] [108] [109] [110] [111] [112] [113] [114] [115] [116] [117] [118] [119] [120] [121] [122] [123] [124] [125] [126] [127] [128] [129] [130] [131] [132] [133] [134] [135] [136] [137] [138] [139] [140] [141] [142] [143] [144] [145] [146] [147] [148] [149] [150] [151] [152] [153] [154] [155] [156] [157] [158] [159] [160] [161] [162] [163] [164] [165] [166] [167] [168] [169] [170] [171] [172] [173] [174] [175] [176] [177] [178] [179] [180] [181] [182] [183] [184] [185] [186] [187] [188] [189] [190] [191] [192] [193] [194] [195] [196] [197] [198] [199] [200] [201] [202] [203] [204] [205] [206] [207] [208] [209] [210] [211] [212] [213] [214] [215] [216] [217] [218] [219] [220] [221] [222] [223] [224] [225] [226] [227] [228] [229] [230] [231] [232] [233] [234] [235] [236] [237] [238] [239] [240] [241] [242] [243] [244] [245] [246] [247] [248] [249] [250] [251] [252] [253] [254] [255] [256] [257] [258] [259] [260] [261] [262] [263] [264] [265] [266] [267] [268] [269] [270] [271] [272] [273] [274] [275] [276] [277] [278] [279] [280] [281] [282] [283] [284] [285] [286] [287] [288] [289] [290] [291] [292] [293] [294] [295] [296] [297] [298] [299] [300] [301] [302] [303] [304] [305] [306] [307] [308] [309] [310] [311] [312] [313] [314] [315] [316] [317] [318] [319] [320] [321] [322] [323] [324] [325] [326] [327] [328] [329] [330] [331] [332] [333] [334] [335] [336] [337] [338] [339] [340] [341] [342] [343] [344] [345] [346] [347] [348] [349] [350] [351] [352] [353] [354] [355] [356] [357] [358] [359] [360] [361] [362] [363] [364] [365] [366] [367] [368] [369] [370] [371] [372] [373] [374] [375] [376] [377] [378] [379] [380] [381] [382] [383] [384] [385] [386] [387] [388] [389] [390] [391] [392] [393] [394] [395] [396] [397] [398] [399] [400] [401] [402] [403] [404] [405] [406] [407] [408] [409] [410] [411] [412] [413] [414] [415] [416] [417] [418] [419] [420] [421] [422] [423] [424] [425] [426] [427] [428] [429] [430] [431] [432] [433] [434] [435] [436] [437] [438] [439] [440] [441] [442] [443] [444] [445] [446] [447] [448] [449] [450] [451] [452] [453] [454] [455] [456] [457] [458] [459] [460] [461] [462] [463] [464] [465] [466] [467] [468] [469] [470] [471] [472] [473] [474] [475] [476] [477] [478] [479] [480] [481] [482] [483] [484] [485] [486] [487] [488] [489] [490] [491] [492] [493] [494] [495] [496] [497] [498] [499] [500] [501] [502] [503] [504] [505] [506] [507] [508] [509] [510] [511] [512] [513] [514] [515] [516] [517] [518] [519] [520] [521] [522] [523] [524] [525] [526] [527] [528] [529] [530] [531] [532] [533] [534] [535] [536] [537] [538] [539] [540] [541] [542] [543] [544] [545] [546] [547] [548] [549] [550] [551] [552] [553] [554] [555] [556] [557] [558] [559] [560] [561] [562] [563] [564] [565] [566] [567] [568] [569] [570] [571] [572] [573] [574] [575] [576] [577] [578] [579] [580] [581] [582] [583] [584] [585] [586] [587] [588] [589] [590] [591] [592] [593] [594] [595] [596] [597] [598] [599] [600] [601] [602] [603] [604] [605] [606] [607] [608] [609] [610] [611] [612] [613] [614] [615] [616] [617] [618] [619] [620] [621] [622] [623] [624] [625] [626] [627] [628] [629] [630] [631] [632] [633] [634] [635] [636] [637] [638] [639] [640] [641] [642] [643] [644] [645] [646] [647] [648] [649] [650] [651] [652] [653] [654] [655] [656] [657] [658] [659] [660] [661] [662] [663] [664] [665] [666] [667] [668] [669] [670] [671] [672] [673] [674] [675] [676] [677] [678] [679] [680] [681] [682] [683] [684] [685] [686] [687] [688] [689] [690] [691] [692] [693] [694] [695] [696] [697] [698] [699] [700] [701] [702] [703] [704] [705] [706] [707] [708] [709] [710] [711] [712] [713] [714] [715] [716] [717] [718] [719] [720] [721] [722] [723] [724] [725] [726] [727] [728] [729] [730] [731] [732] [733] [734] [735] [736] [737] [738] [739] [740] [741] [742] [743] [744] [745] [746] [747] [748] [749] [750] [751] [752] [753] [754] [755] [756] [757] [758] [759] [760] [761] [762] [763] [764] [765] [766] [767] [768] [769] [770] [771] [772] [773] [774] [775] [776] [777] [778] [779] [780] [781] [782] [783] [784] [785] [786] [787] [788] [789] [790] [791] [792] [793] [794] [795] [796] [797] [798] [799] [800] [801] [802] [803] [804] [805] [806] [807] [808] [809] [810] [811] [812] [813] [814] [815] [816] [817] [818] [819] [820] [821] [822] [823] [824] [825] [826] [827] [828] [829] [830] [831] [832] [833] [834] [835] [836] [837] [838] [839] [840] [841] [842] [843] [844] [845] [846] [847] [848] [849] [850] [851] [852] [853] [854] [855] [856] [857] [858] [859] [860] [861] [862] [863] [864] [865] [866] [867] [868] [869] [870] [871] [872] [873] [874] [875] [876] [877] [878] [879] [880] [881] [882] [883] [884] [885] [886] [887] [888] [889] [890] [891] [892] [893] [894] [895] [896] [897] [898] [899] [900] [901] [902] [903] [904] [905] [906] [907] [908] [909] [910] [911] [912] [913] [914] [915] [916] [917] [918] [919] [920] [921] [922] [923] [924] [925] [926] [927] [928] [929] [930] [931] [932] [933] [934] [935] [936] [937] [938] [939] [940] [941] [942] [943] [944] [945] [946] [947] [948] [949] [950] [951] [952] [953] [954] [955] [956] [957] [958] [959] [960] [961] [962] [963] [964] [965] [966] [967] [968] [969] [970] [971] [972] [973] [974] [975] [976] [977] [978] [979] [980] [981] [982] [983] [984] [985] [986] [987] [988] [989] [990] [991] [992] [993] [994] [995] [996] [997] [998] [999] [1000] [1001] [1002] [1003] [1004] [1005] [1006] [1007] [1008] [1009] [1010] [1011] [1012] [1013] [1014] [1015] [1016] [1017] [1018] [1019] [1020] [1021] [1022] [1023] [1024] [1025] [1026] [1027] [1028] [1029] [1030] [1031] [1032] [1033] [1034] [1035] [1036] [1037] [1038] [1039] [1040] [1041] [1042] [1043] [1044] [1045] [1046] [1047] [1048] [1049] [1050] [1051] [1052] [1053] [1054] [1055] [1056] [1057] [1058] [1059] [1060] [1061] [1062] [1063] [1064] [1065] [1066] [1067] [1068] [1069] [1070] [1071] [1072] [1073] [1074] [1075] [1076] [1077] [1078] [1079] [1080] [1081] [1082] [1083] [1084] [1085] [1086] [1087] [1088] [1089] [1090] [1091] [1092] [1093] [1094] [1095] [1096] [1097] [1098] [1099] [1100] [1101] [1102] [1103] [1104] [1105] [1106] [1107] [1108] [1109] [1110] [1111] [1112] [1113] [1114] [1115] [1116] [1117] [1118] [1119] [1120] [1121] [1122] [1123] [1124] [1125] [1126] [1127] [1128] [1129] [1130] [1131] [1132] [1133] [1134] [1135] [1136] [1137]


BS: The Mother of all BS threads

Rapparee 06 Dec 07 - 12:54 PM
Amos 06 Dec 07 - 11:48 AM
Acme 06 Dec 07 - 11:27 AM
Amos 06 Dec 07 - 11:02 AM
Rustic Rebel 06 Dec 07 - 02:08 AM
Little Hawk 06 Dec 07 - 01:34 AM
Rapparee 05 Dec 07 - 11:08 PM
Amos 05 Dec 07 - 10:55 PM
Amos 05 Dec 07 - 10:40 PM
Rapparee 05 Dec 07 - 09:11 PM
Amos 05 Dec 07 - 03:28 PM
MMario 05 Dec 07 - 03:13 PM
Amos 05 Dec 07 - 03:09 PM
Amos 05 Dec 07 - 02:26 PM
Rapparee 05 Dec 07 - 01:55 PM
Amos 05 Dec 07 - 12:44 PM
Rapparee 05 Dec 07 - 12:22 PM
Rustic Rebel 05 Dec 07 - 12:21 PM
Amos 05 Dec 07 - 11:39 AM
Amos 05 Dec 07 - 10:09 AM
Rapparee 05 Dec 07 - 08:44 AM
Janie 05 Dec 07 - 02:17 AM
Rapparee 04 Dec 07 - 10:57 PM
Rapparee 04 Dec 07 - 10:10 PM
Amos 04 Dec 07 - 07:00 PM
Rapparee 04 Dec 07 - 06:09 PM
Amos 04 Dec 07 - 05:47 PM
Rapparee 04 Dec 07 - 05:29 PM
Amos 04 Dec 07 - 04:58 PM
Rapparee 04 Dec 07 - 03:44 PM
Amos 04 Dec 07 - 12:48 PM
Rapparee 04 Dec 07 - 12:09 PM
Amos 04 Dec 07 - 11:34 AM
Acme 04 Dec 07 - 10:34 AM
Little Hawk 04 Dec 07 - 10:29 AM
Rustic Rebel 04 Dec 07 - 10:29 AM
Amos 04 Dec 07 - 10:24 AM
Rapparee 04 Dec 07 - 08:36 AM
Amos 03 Dec 07 - 11:50 PM
Rapparee 03 Dec 07 - 11:19 PM
Janie 03 Dec 07 - 10:41 PM
Amos 03 Dec 07 - 10:25 PM
Little Hawk 03 Dec 07 - 10:23 PM
Little Hawk 03 Dec 07 - 10:20 PM
Amos 03 Dec 07 - 10:19 PM
Little Hawk 03 Dec 07 - 10:18 PM
Janie 03 Dec 07 - 09:42 PM
Janie 03 Dec 07 - 09:40 PM
GUEST,Blind DRunk in Blind River 03 Dec 07 - 08:47 PM
Little Hawk 03 Dec 07 - 08:36 PM
Lyrics & Knowledge Search [Advanced]
DT  Forum
Sort (Forum) by:relevance date
DT Lyrics:



Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 06 Dec 07 - 12:54 PM

Nick Bottom, Snug, Tom Snout, Peter Quince, Francis Flute, Robin Starveling, Phyllis, and a host of others were also Rustics. It says so in the First Folio.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 06 Dec 07 - 11:48 AM

She may have it; she may have any beast or beastly part I have within me; she may have anything her heart desires, for she is Rustic.



A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Acme
Date: 06 Dec 07 - 11:27 AM

Amos, you know Rustic is trying to get your goat.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 06 Dec 07 - 11:02 AM

Did he REALLY say that? In the early dawn of the Coffe Age? Like, wow,man. And how did he know about goat? That is so far out. Like, it's so far out, it's in, ya know what I mean? I mean, Bach, ya know?


A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rustic Rebel
Date: 06 Dec 07 - 02:08 AM

"Without my morning coffee, I'm just like a dried up piece of roast goat."

? Johann Sebastian Bach


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Little Hawk
Date: 06 Dec 07 - 01:34 AM

"the desire for safety stands in the way of every great and noble enterprise"

(forgot who said that, but it's a quote from classical times in ancient Greece or Rome, and a very apt one)


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 05 Dec 07 - 11:08 PM

We shall not spend a large expense of time
Before we reckon with your several loves,
And make us even with you. My thanes and kinsmen,
Henceforth be earls, the first that ever Scotland
In such an honour named. What's more to do,
Which would be planted newly with the time,
As calling home our exiled friends abroad
That fled the snares of watchful tyranny;
Producing forth the cruel ministers
Of this dead butcher and his fiend-like queen,
Who, as 'tis thought, by self and violent hands
Took off her life; this, and what needful else
That calls upon us, by the grace of Grace,
We will perform in measure, time and place:
So, thanks to all at once and to each one,
Whom we invite to see us crown'd at Scone.


Party! Party! Party!


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 05 Dec 07 - 10:55 PM

To grunt and sweat under a weary life,
But that the dread of something after death,
The undiscover'd country from whose bourn(e)
No traveller returns, puzzles the will
And makes us rather bear those ills we have
Than fly to others that we know not of?
Thus conscience does make cowards of us all;
And thus the native hue of resolution
Is sicklied o'er with the pale cast of thought,
And enterprises of great pitch and moment
With this regard their currents turn awry,
And lose the name of action."


Boy, ole Billy knew how to get it SAID.

I'm glad Rapaire let him live.


A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 05 Dec 07 - 10:40 PM

I am so excited, really! Imagine learning to read Caprice from none other than the great Chupra Cabra itself!! Wow!! If i do well, it may let me make friends and call it Cabronita. This is an honor, really!


A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 05 Dec 07 - 09:11 PM

Yes, that is true. Amos is already registered, and will be in the class taught by the one and only Chupa Cabra.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 05 Dec 07 - 03:28 PM

That's the spoken language.

A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: MMario
Date: 05 Dec 07 - 03:13 PM

and here I thought that the language of Goat literature was "Caprice" or possible Capricorn


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 05 Dec 07 - 03:09 PM

There will be Remedial Instruction in Goat-Reading this Saturday at Rapaire's Library in Pocatello. Learn to Read Goat!!! You'll Be Glad You Did!! Never Be Fooled Again!!!! To sign up, email Rapaire at the Pocatello Library. Cookies and orange juice will be served during recess.



A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 05 Dec 07 - 02:26 PM

LOL!! Our screen of psychic suggestion control is working!! WOnderful. Now, if only we can debug the loop that monitors mass-hypnosis on political issues we'll be all set for Utopia!!!


A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 05 Dec 07 - 01:55 PM

I'd move to California except that if I wasn't washed away in a mudslide or burned out by a fire I'd be eaten by a mountain lion during an earthquake.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 05 Dec 07 - 12:44 PM

I, repent? Nay, sir -- I live in harmony with the gracious light of God's own sun, his gentle surf, his mountains and beaches. (Aside from a few carbon emissions and a big plastics footprint, anyway). I honor his wisdom in making cold, Northern places uninhabitable so much of the time, and stay away from them during those times. I do not need 500 gallons a winter of #3 fuel oil, or umopty-ump therms of natural gas or 6 cords of firewood to burn in order to defend myself against His System. It is not I, at peace with the world wearing nothign more than a sweater, who needs to repent, but those who in their hubris have tried to wrest the Cold Places away from Nature as God intended it, and strive to refit Her to their own devices. For fie.

On the other hand, the more of y'all who stay in the colder parts, the less crowding on the interstates down here, which is really important anymore.


A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 05 Dec 07 - 12:22 PM

Awesome? If you think that's awesome you still think Khandu is king! Now, the fact that Comet Holmes has lost its tail but still has a corona visible to the naked eye (at night, of course) is awesome because it presages the End Times as comets always do.

Repent, Amos! I say to you, repent! Give up your hedonistic. lustful life and repent for the End Times are upon us! Move away from the sin and idleness of Southern California and to someplace where you can expiate your sins amidst snow and ice! Do not be misled by false prophets, but remember that The Comet hath predicted what is to happen! Yea, we are all going to lose our tail!

Don't say I didn't tell ya.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rustic Rebel
Date: 05 Dec 07 - 12:21 PM

Stilly,

bleaat, bleeat, baahha, bahaha, bleat, oooaha.

If you can read goat your prayers have been answered and you'll be a rich woman.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 05 Dec 07 - 11:39 AM

Anny Who, I think we should shake our heads in awesome recogntiion that we have just skittered round the Q1 of 21. That's awesome.



A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 05 Dec 07 - 10:09 AM

See? I tole ya an I tole ya that Rapaire was a thoughtful, giving person. See?


A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 05 Dec 07 - 08:44 AM

Snow. You need lots and lots of snow. And ice. And sleet. And freezing rain.

I'll see what I can do.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Janie
Date: 05 Dec 07 - 02:17 AM

While you are at it, send some rain to green up my lawn and garden.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 04 Dec 07 - 10:57 PM

The USGBC is the parent organization of LEED. Now that I know where to go, I'm going to see what I can do to green up the Library.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 04 Dec 07 - 10:10 PM

You oughta see the horse-drawn vacuum cleaner wagon. They had it re-made from the original drawings, only right now it's hitched to fiberglass horses.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 04 Dec 07 - 07:00 PM

I have gone to the Web Site of the World's First Cleaning Technologies Museum and must say I am impressed with some of the examples there shown of human ingenuity. I should have known, but did not, that vacuum cleaners operated by human muscle were commercially sold long before the electrification of America. How intriguing! I can see the small boys ducking out the back screen door on a June afternoon to skinny up a tree to avoid the tiresome duty of pumping Mommy's vacuum.


A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 04 Dec 07 - 06:09 PM

Your point is well taken, sir. I was only acting upon the recommendations of one Little Hawk, which I now realize was probably a mistake.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 04 Dec 07 - 05:47 PM

Well, if you would only stop sending emails to those Nigerian heirs, and those Rolex dealers, it would soon dry up, so to speak.



A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 04 Dec 07 - 05:29 PM

Size apparently matters a great deal, at least according to email I receive.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 04 Dec 07 - 04:58 PM

Indeed, I would; but I feel it would be a great strain on my system, good sir, to rise above and burst the shackles of my early, deeply canalized childhood training never to drink out of toilets. No-one told me -- back then -- that the size mattered.

A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 04 Dec 07 - 03:44 PM

My Dear Mr. Amos,

I have just returned from an invitation-only luncheon reception at the now a-building Museum of Clean. When completed it will the the world's ONLY museum so dedicated. More importantly it will be Platinum Certified by LEED, the only retrofitted building to be so certified.

Luncheon was served in miniature toilet-shaped mugs, which we kept as souvenirs.

The museum will open in 2008; you might wish to visit.

Sincerely yours,

Mr. Rapaire


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 04 Dec 07 - 12:48 PM

I take it back about your diplomacy, sir. I defer, instead, to Mister Hawk's opinion just below.

Do see someone about that, won't you?



A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 04 Dec 07 - 12:09 PM

Last guy who said I don't got no diplomancy skills got whumped up good. My diplomancy skills are at least equal to those of Your President And Mine, George W. Bush.

I got diplomancy skills real good, cuz I kin conjure up a diplomat most any time I need one, which is right seldom.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 04 Dec 07 - 11:34 AM

I swan this is the most whacky flapdoodle whizzbang thread in the universe.

Welcome back RR!! Wisht you'd come back more oftener.


A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Acme
Date: 04 Dec 07 - 10:34 AM

Shades of things to come! Thanks, RR!

Now would you mind looking in that crystal ball a little closer to home--tell me what the winning Texas lotto numbers were on Dec. 5th and 8th in 2007? Thank you very much.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Little Hawk
Date: 04 Dec 07 - 10:29 AM

His wugga bugga is out of sync with his ongo bongo.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rustic Rebel
Date: 04 Dec 07 - 10:29 AM

Them goats I tell ya, it's them goats I saw
up dancing on the MOAB stage
All hues of different colors
while eating up this page.

I thought to myself, this is different,
as a goat came from behind
it was looking for another page,
that page it could not find.

The page that was numbered high
way past twenty and nine
it numbered more like thirty thousand seven hundred and fifty two
point six, twelve and five.

Now why would a goat want to eat a page
that doesn't yet exist?
it must have fell through a wormhole
and now it's just plain pissed.

So watch your pages and watch your posts
they could be lost to a goat..
on the MOAB stage eating every page..
while mom is floating in a boat..
on the MOAB sea ..
with a cup of tea..
through the MOAB wormhole..
toward her next journey.

Excerpts from perverted INK.
'Goats ala Fricassee'


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 04 Dec 07 - 10:24 AM

Well, there ya go. Either your diplomatic skills or your memory are missing on a couple of cylinders.


A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 04 Dec 07 - 08:36 AM

Because you told me some time ago, that's how.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 03 Dec 07 - 11:50 PM

Oh, Rapaire, you are really messing with it now. I spent months in the dry mountains north of Placerville working claims, shifting quartz veins with pickaxe and shifting iron, grinding samples down and panning them out, and crawling through 19th century drifts that threatened to come down on our heads if we sneezed, assaying with acid and tong, always looking for better color. We damn built a flume from scratch, me bucko, so I know whereof I speak. But how could you know that?


A


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 03 Dec 07 - 11:19 PM

The words to "The Days of '49", for your information Amos, were written by none other than Joaquin Miller. I simply simplified them so that you could understand them.

For instance, Miller used the phrase "up the flume." Living where and as you do I am certain that you have no more idea of a flume than "Shane" does (he probably thinks it's what happens when you drink too much beer after eating a dozen Tim Horton's donuts). Now, if you lived in The Real West you'd know not only what a flume is but how to construct one.

Another example would be in the ballad "Sully's Pail." In it, the "hangin' wall" caves it. If the time comes I'll explain that so you'll understand it, since you wouldn't know about hardrock mining.

So please don't take it amiss when I try to help you understand things. It's really for your own good.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Janie
Date: 03 Dec 07 - 10:41 PM

Bravo!


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 03 Dec 07 - 10:25 PM

And over the ridge and into the light,
As the sun lifted into the sky,
Why, we had it made, as we topped the grade,
And down that hill did fly.
And some there are who scoffed and smiled,
And said we couldn't do it;
But the MOAB crew is of tougher stuff,
Then they seem, when they get up to it.
And those who scoffed, and those who sneered
When we broke into bright sunshine,
Wal they found they had somp'n else to do,
As we steamed past Twenty, nine, boys,
We flew past Twenty, nine.

Amadeus O'Stern Erstov
When the Wind Whistles Dixie
Wheeling, 1963


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Little Hawk
Date: 03 Dec 07 - 10:23 PM

Har! Har! LOL! By God, Amos, you couldn't have timed it more perfectly if you'd been paid to. Way to go, man...you have outcrassed the Shatman!!! Hang your head forever in shame. ;-D You are the turkey who snagged the 20,900th post. Oh, the perfidy of it all!


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Little Hawk
Date: 03 Dec 07 - 10:20 PM

I was mistaken. There is someone that crass. (And it wasn't William Shatner!)


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 03 Dec 07 - 10:19 PM

Then up to the cab came a country gal
An' her name was Little Jane
And her words were soft as lilac fur,
But her eyes were gems and flame;
And she pushed the fireman to one side,
And stepped up to the hole
And she started in a filling that fire
With two hundred pounds of caol.
Then to her side stepped a man called Shane
With a greasy ducktail do;
An' he said, I'll grab a shovel here,
If you'll pay me with a brew.
And the boiler peaked, and the old rods creaked,
An' we crawled ahead, full blind.
Jes' pulling our best, as we turned to the crest,
And the light of Twenty, nine.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Little Hawk
Date: 03 Dec 07 - 10:18 PM

No one would be crass enough to go for that final post just for the personal glory. I predict that this thread will never get past that hurdle, and this will be the last post on it.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Janie
Date: 03 Dec 07 - 09:42 PM

The suspense, Amos!

Oh the suspense....


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Janie
Date: 03 Dec 07 - 09:40 PM

And then? And then?


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: GUEST,Blind DRunk in Blind River
Date: 03 Dec 07 - 08:47 PM

I flippin' heard a, like, litte bird call my name...

I can too right potery. I can, eh? Any flippin' time I want to.

I jsut don;t flippin' want to right now becoz poetery is for loosers and wimps, eh?

So flip off!

- Shane


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Little Hawk
Date: 03 Dec 07 - 08:36 PM

Just think...if Shane could only write poetry...what gems he would contribute to this thread.

Just think.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate
Next Page

 


You must be a member to post in non-music threads. Join here.


You must be a member to post in non-music threads. Join here.



Mudcat time: 18 December 1:26 PM EST

[ Home ]

All original material is copyright © 1998 by the Mudcat Café Music Foundation, Inc. All photos, music, images, etc. are copyright © by their rightful owners. Every effort is taken to attribute appropriate copyright to images, content, music, etc. We are not a copyright resource.