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Post by Ben » August 10th, 2022, 10:51 pm

Good for you liking Xanadu. Really. I’m glad it pleases someone. But it’s no SITR!

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Post by Daniel » August 11th, 2022, 3:04 pm

I also like Xanadu, but I don't view it with rose-tinted glasses and have called it bad in the past.

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Post by Dacey » August 11th, 2022, 3:31 pm

"Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but today is a gift--that is why it's called the present."

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Post by Ben » August 11th, 2022, 3:34 pm

Please…stop the music!! ;)

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Post by Daniel » August 11th, 2022, 4:29 pm

Too funny. Like how Roger breaks in and out of character. :lol:

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Post by Daniel » September 8th, 2022, 2:10 pm

Britain's longest reigning monarch Her Royal Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has passed. End of an era.

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Post by Randall » September 8th, 2022, 2:35 pm

We knew it was coming, but it's still so weird. She's been monarch (and MY queen, too, as a citizen of Canada) obviously for my whole life. She did a great job, always the epitome of grace and proper-ness.

I actually performed for her in 1986, when my high school band was selected to play at a dedication ceremony here in town. It was October, and unusually cold for that time of year (well below freezing), but of course it was an honour.

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Post by Daniel » September 8th, 2022, 3:40 pm

Cool story!

So going by my math, she reigned for 45% of Canada's History.

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Post by Daniel » September 10th, 2022, 11:50 pm

A British icon with his own touching goodbye to The Queen:
Paddington wrote:Thank you Ma’am, for everything.
The same words he said at the end of their time together in that video for her Platinum Jubilee celebration. Too sweet.

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