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by Auntie Lynn
Mon Apr 27, 2015 11:16 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Sunday Mass in Vienna
Replies: 18
Views: 2278

Re: Sunday Mass in Vienna

Who wrote Bach's b minor mass...
Who's buried in Grant's tomb...
What color is an orange...
How long is a piece of rope...??
How far is up...
by Auntie Lynn
Mon Apr 27, 2015 11:13 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: CMG Forum Dinner Wed June 10 5PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2837

Re: CMG Forum Dinner Wed June 10 5PM

I could say I'd rather have poisoned peacock with the Borgias but I don't want to get Lance all upset...
by Auntie Lynn
Mon Apr 27, 2015 11:11 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: a music quiz - [for advanced listeners]
Replies: 8
Views: 1031

Re: a music quiz - [for advanced listeners]

There are actually three sets of quizzes - I got 'em all, the key signature can be a giveaway...
by Auntie Lynn
Tue Apr 07, 2015 8:20 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Is water the big environmental story of the year?
Replies: 12
Views: 1271

Re: Is water the big environmental story of the year?

Harvest the crops? What crops?? News Flash! If you have a drought, you are not going to be getting any crops. Got it? California started getting a vast shipload of produce from South America years ago. A ton of drought relief is now going to shore up the unwanted illegals who should not even be here...
by Auntie Lynn
Mon Apr 06, 2015 11:11 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Is water the big environmental story of the year?
Replies: 12
Views: 1271

Re: Is water the big environmental story of the year?

California is High and Dry, but I have a solution: I may not be able to solve the drought problems, but here’s a start. Get rid of all the illegals, the homeless, the stoners, slackers and rat-lifers, the welfare cheats, etc. etc. You get the picture. These people have NO concern for the ecology, th...
by Auntie Lynn
Fri Mar 27, 2015 10:58 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Thinking about ...
Replies: 11
Views: 1276

Re: Thinking about ...

Wonder what Uncle Ralph did with all those CD's - he had about 20,000 - he was my first friend on Classical Insites in 1996,,, Also Frank Berglas - we worked for the same company - my day job in the bad old days - not to be confused with the 3-1/2 jobs I have going now...(one's part time)... And Jay...
by Auntie Lynn
Mon Mar 23, 2015 9:50 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Where are all the ladies on CMG?
Replies: 54
Views: 3823

Re: Where are all the ladies on CMG?

Well, Lance, if you really want to know what happened to the ladies, I can give you a tiny clue. This site is dominated by a bunch of tired old pooftahs who hand down their exclusive opinions as fatwahs of gospel truth. And they have absolutely NO sense of humor. You would not believe the support I ...
by Auntie Lynn
Mon Jan 12, 2015 11:29 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Paris Shooting
Replies: 13
Views: 1283

Re: Paris Shooting

About that shooting in Paris...pirated from the Politics forum... ***** Warning: The first sentence is going to require the suspension of disbelief. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Having arrived at the Gates of Heaven, Barack Obama meets a ...
by Auntie Lynn
Sun Jan 04, 2015 3:54 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: A Question About LA TRAVIATA
Replies: 18
Views: 1207

Re: A Question About LA TRAVIATA

On the other hand, Marie Duplessis (“The Inspiration”) was the real deal. She was one of Les Grandes Horizontales with an unmatched, outstanding client list. Paris never came alive on any given day until she hit the cobblestones in her carriage. She died at 23 of consumption, and when they dug her u...
by Auntie Lynn
Wed Dec 10, 2014 12:49 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: 60 Minutes Stradivarius violin
Replies: 2
Views: 497

Re: 60 Minutes Stradivarius violin

There's a great website out there - something about The Great Violins and Where They Went. I have it, but don't have the exact link. It lists all the great violins still out there and who's got 'em. I printed it out but I gotta go dig. Sasha, concertmaster at SFS has Heifetz' Guarnieri violin...soun...
by Auntie Lynn
Mon Dec 08, 2014 10:23 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Barenboim leaving La Scala
Replies: 2
Views: 691

Re: Barenboim leaving La Scala

I never could stand this guy. He conducts/performs here with the SFS. Unctious...
by Auntie Lynn
Mon Dec 08, 2014 10:22 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: How does violinist VADIM REPIN rank with you?
Replies: 7
Views: 824

Re: How does violinist VADIM REPIN rank with you?

Repin's the best. He performs here often either with the SFS or in concert. His encore take on Carnival of Venice is just great...
by Auntie Lynn
Tue Nov 25, 2014 9:36 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Amazon Classical Music Forum Slaps Our Faces............!
Replies: 97
Views: 6889

Re: Amazon Classical Music Forum Slaps Our Faces............

Michelle needs to get her teeth fixed and get serious lipo on her rear. There - I’ve fed you for the
day. BTW, what ever happened to Lance’s request that we go back to talking about music??

That’s what I figured.
by Auntie Lynn
Thu Nov 20, 2014 11:40 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Please, please, please!!!
Replies: 32
Views: 4273

Re: Please, please, please!!!

Of course, predictably my quote is taken out of context. BTW, none of the threads in question
was started by me, but rather rabid delusionals desperate for my attention... Now, I’m seeing a
couple of other guys so I have to cut you loose...take your baby blankets and run on home to
mommie.
by Auntie Lynn
Thu Nov 20, 2014 11:05 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Please, please, please!!!
Replies: 32
Views: 4273

Re: Please, please, please!!!

Administration has requested Peace, I have requested Peace (twice or more), other people have requested Peace... Still I continue to be stalked. The irony is, there is no intelligence, sagacity, insight, cumulative wisdom or help here that makes it worth while. This is no longer a music forum, the m...
by Auntie Lynn
Thu Nov 20, 2014 8:38 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Please, please, please!!!
Replies: 32
Views: 4273

Re: Please, please, please!!!

Pompous pronouncements are not worth the cyberspace they are written on. The administrator has asked for an end to this nonsense yet you all keep running after me. What is apparently not realized or admitted here is that others share my observations about this site. What's the matter with you people...
by Auntie Lynn
Wed Nov 19, 2014 4:06 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Chopin's Heart...
Replies: 3
Views: 531

Chopin's Heart...

...exhumed - and it's real - Associated Press

Well, they say it's exhumed but I think the container was just opened up to see if it's okay and do routine maintenance...
by Auntie Lynn
Wed Nov 19, 2014 10:54 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Amazon Classical Music Forum Slaps Our Faces............!
Replies: 97
Views: 6889

Re: Amazon Classical Music Forum Slaps Our Faces............

Chatterbox - last thread October 27
Pub - last thread October 10
(Yawn...)

Why aren't you out there looking for me, everybody else is...!!
by Auntie Lynn
Wed Nov 19, 2014 10:13 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Amazon Classical Music Forum Slaps Our Faces............!
Replies: 97
Views: 6889

Re: Amazon Classical Music Forum Slaps Our Faces............

101 hits - we are going LIVE!! I seriously doubt I am ever going to get thrown out of here since I am the only interesting person at this site and frantic efforts are being made to keep me alive. Try and be a little less predictable, sooooooooo tiresome... And you can bet everybody at this site is w...
by Auntie Lynn
Wed Nov 19, 2014 9:25 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Amazon Classical Music Forum Slaps Our Faces............!
Replies: 97
Views: 6889

Re: Amazon Classical Music Forum Slaps Our Faces............

I cannot believe that you are all so desperate for my attentions that you chase me to the outer limits of cyberspace. If you had any real innards you would try Amazon’s Politics Forum. That’s where defenders of BHO and his f-t b-tt wife (The Prisoner in the White House) end up in the Cuisinart. BTW,...
by Auntie Lynn
Wed Nov 19, 2014 1:10 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Amazon Classical Music Forum Slaps Our Faces............!
Replies: 97
Views: 6889

Re: Amazon Classical Music Forum Slaps Our Faces............

I play for WHAT??????????????????????

All these guys obsessing over one little girl??????????

And you wonder why this place is weird...

LANCE, CALL OFF THE DOGS!!!!!!!!!!
by Auntie Lynn
Tue Nov 18, 2014 8:13 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Please, please, please!!!
Replies: 32
Views: 4273

Re: Please, please, please!!!

As admonitions are being applied selectively here, I would note that the abuse, lies, deceptions and downright libel heaped upon my person, my occupation, my employer(s) and my literacy really need to stop. I have seen the abuse channeled at other posters here by the posters who think they control t...
by Auntie Lynn
Mon Nov 17, 2014 9:15 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Bolet Memorial Program With Joe Patrych and Jon Samuels
Replies: 3
Views: 773

Re: Bolet Memorial Program With Joe Patrych and Jon Samuels

He used to teach at that music school over on Jackson Street here in town. I signed on for a couple of sessions even though, at the time, he was wildly expensive, but it counted towards graduate school credit. He was really nice - not the tyrant some people make him out to be. But I did pretty well,...
by Auntie Lynn
Sat Nov 15, 2014 8:43 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Obama Forces Insurance Industry to Withhold 2015 Prices....
Replies: 15
Views: 1225

Re: Obama Forces Insurance Industry to Withhold 2015 Prices.

And now, mes amis, you have the ACA Comic Book by Prof. Gruber to lead you down the path of true righteousness...and into the hands of virtual bankruptcy... Stay healthy, cut out the sugar, salt, fat. etc. etc. get off the couch and join me at the gym - I will put you through it. I am easy to find -...
by Auntie Lynn
Sat Nov 15, 2014 8:39 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Mysteries at the white house
Replies: 1
Views: 463

Re: Mysteries at the white house

===== 1. President Obama, Secretary of State John Kerry, and economic growth-focused Washington want China as America's new BFF and plan to let Beijing know by offering up an energy supply from our friends to the North. 2. Obama, Kerry, and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper have worked out a qu...
by Auntie Lynn
Fri Nov 14, 2014 2:09 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Happy 114th, Mr. Copland
Replies: 11
Views: 1052

Happy 114th, Mr. Copland

Love this guy - his former secretary is head of the composition department out at school and a tremendous fellow - functional at all levels. Anyway, while Mr. Copland's oeuvre is pretty accessible, it is kind of difficult following the score - but more interesting to see how he achieves his effects....
by Auntie Lynn
Thu Nov 13, 2014 10:15 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA
Replies: 24
Views: 2305

Re: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA

Eckshully, even though I don’t take prisoners, a reasonable suggestion would be to wait until after the first of 2015 when the real ACA nightmare kicks in and the taxpayer is supporting umpty-zillion illegals all on the dole. Meanwhile, you can all go back to talking to each other and admiring Miche...
by Auntie Lynn
Thu Nov 13, 2014 10:03 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA
Replies: 24
Views: 2305

Re: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA

Oh, my -- here you are tugging at the leash - what losers - you-all must have worked for Solyndra...that's why you have so much time on your hands...
by Auntie Lynn
Thu Nov 13, 2014 9:51 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA
Replies: 24
Views: 2305

Re: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA

Oh, come off it - you guys are absolutely fascinated *with me - am I the only interesting person here - you hang around salivating for my next post...
by Auntie Lynn
Thu Nov 13, 2014 9:22 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA
Replies: 24
Views: 2305

Re: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA

No, snooky, I was referring to Dr. Jonathan Gruber’s thrice postulated statement that
ACA was constructed by the Democrats so as to get past the American voter...gotta read
it so we know what’s in it. Even Nancy told BHO she could never sell this mess...
by Auntie Lynn
Thu Nov 13, 2014 9:15 am
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Feast of Pure Ridiculousness
Replies: 12
Views: 1411

Re: Feast of Pure Ridiculousness

I absolutely adore Rafael Hernandez - play all his stuff all the time - and guess what, there is great demand for it, borinque...
by Auntie Lynn
Thu Nov 13, 2014 8:28 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA
Replies: 24
Views: 2305

Re: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA

Ah, the stupidity of the American voter...X 3
by Auntie Lynn
Wed Nov 12, 2014 3:04 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA
Replies: 24
Views: 2305

Re: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA

That is, of course, if you are able to negotiate the crappy website and actually get in - at a pretty exorbitant cost...

How's the keep your doctor lie working out...?
by Auntie Lynn
Wed Nov 12, 2014 1:18 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Republicans control Congress
Replies: 31
Views: 1667

Re: Republicans control Congress

Anybody here thinking of jumping off the Hindenberg? Costa Concordia? Titanic?
you-name-it --wonder what Senator Manchin is going to do...?
by Auntie Lynn
Wed Nov 12, 2014 12:10 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA
Replies: 24
Views: 2305

Re: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA

This just in!! 53% of "the folks" want the Republican congress to run the country vs. 36% for BHO...
by Auntie Lynn
Wed Nov 12, 2014 10:42 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Republicans control Congress
Replies: 31
Views: 1667

Re: Republicans control Congress

As we now prepare to welcome Senator Sullivan from Alaska we can probably expect to welcome Senator Cassidy from Louisiana - please remain standing...
by Auntie Lynn
Wed Nov 12, 2014 9:29 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA
Replies: 24
Views: 2305

Re: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA

Here are the 10,535 pages of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (a.k.a. Obama Care) condensed to 4 sentences: 1. In order to insure the uninsured, we first have to uninsure the insured. 2. Next, we require the newly uninsured to be re-insured. 3. To re-insure the newly uninsured, they ar...
by Auntie Lynn
Wed Nov 12, 2014 8:59 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA
Replies: 24
Views: 2305

Re: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA

Don't look now, but the parts everybody liked were already extant before ACA - like the COST!! which I understand is horrible...

I asked over there for ANYBODY to name me one thing BHO has done, and came up dry - and it's a huge forum...
by Auntie Lynn
Wed Nov 12, 2014 12:52 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA
Replies: 24
Views: 2305

Re: Two Obamacare architects discuss the ACA

There's a huge thread on the ACA over on the Amazon Politics forum - nobody likes it - some of the horror stories would be unbelievable except they are true. The big hope over there is that the Republicans will get rid of it...
by Auntie Lynn
Sat Nov 08, 2014 5:52 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: An odd voting experience
Replies: 29
Views: 1390

Re: An odd voting experience

This wins the Bizarre Post of the Day Award - a toaster oven and a cheese log... Do I detect the faint odor of Sour Grapes - go complain to Harry Reid - Master Obstructionist... As for that irrelevant idiot in the White House and his fat butt wife (she's the Prisoner in the White House, so she sez) ...
by Auntie Lynn
Wed Nov 05, 2014 12:32 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: An odd voting experience
Replies: 29
Views: 1390

Re: An odd voting experience

I wondered (but not much) how our northeast lib friends were going to spin this...I wonder what Chris Matthews has running down his leg today...if you find out, I don't wanna know...
by Auntie Lynn
Wed Oct 08, 2014 12:24 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Feeling Pride for my County!
Replies: 9
Views: 624

Re: Feeling Pride for my County!

Feeling pride - (ahem) how 'bout them J'ints...
by Auntie Lynn
Mon Sep 29, 2014 11:47 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Another Roosevelt series
Replies: 20
Views: 1445

Re: Another Roosevelt series

I didn’t watch the whole recent series, but I could not help but note how Mr. Burns danced around the fact that Eleanor was gay. Don’t look at me - it’s all over the internet. Much was made of FDR and Lucy, etc. etc. and how this affected Eleanor but not much is said about her relationship with the ...
by Auntie Lynn
Sun Sep 21, 2014 7:16 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Playing the organ a dying art? Well....
Replies: 14
Views: 1962

Re: Playing the organ a dying art? Well....

I never used shoes. Just pantyhose, gives you a better "feel" for the pedal keyboard. More people have left the Holy Roman church over the trashy liturgical music than over the social issues...
by Auntie Lynn
Fri Sep 05, 2014 10:46 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Was Stonehenge the original Ring?
Replies: 3
Views: 401

Re: Was Stonehenge the original Ring?

We were at Stonehenge a while back...it's falling apart. The Ring is still going strong.
by Auntie Lynn
Sun Aug 17, 2014 2:37 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Gov. Perry of Texas indicted
Replies: 9
Views: 383

Re: Gov. Perry of Texas indicted

Alors, mes amis, I don't see Governor Perry getting a helluva lotta help with that scummy, misbegotten, unwanted trash trickling across his southern border...let's cut him some slack...
by Auntie Lynn
Sat Aug 09, 2014 6:18 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: The Importance of Personal Expertise in Music
Replies: 5
Views: 592

Re: The Importance of Personal Expertise in Music

Celia Cruz was the best at what she did. She was a force in the genre. More comparing of apples and oranges...
by Auntie Lynn
Thu Aug 07, 2014 11:13 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Abortion rights
Replies: 11
Views: 742

Re: Abortion rights

If I live to be 30, I will NEVER understand the male obsession with abortion...get a life...please...
by Auntie Lynn
Thu Aug 07, 2014 11:07 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: pianist who innovates based on audience requests
Replies: 10
Views: 915

Re: pianist who innovates based on audience requests

Alec Templeton did a lot of audience improvisational requests - he was great....
by Auntie Lynn
Sun Jul 20, 2014 3:51 pm
Forum: Classical Music Chatterbox
Topic: Organizing one's CD collection ... it's murder!
Replies: 17
Views: 2029

Re: Organizing one's CD collection ... it's murder!

I stacked it all up in alphabetical order and listed same - BTW, I never buy anything I can play myself...