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I Enjoy Listening To Talking Heads

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    Alan Bennett Or David Byrne?

    I'm not sure if this is about Alan Bennett's Talking Heads series on television or the band Talking Heads. Both were very good in their respective genres (great word), Road To Nowhere, a particular highlight.
    AtomicWater AtomicWater 41-45, F Oct 28, 2010

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    Talking Heads-painting Windows

    As an artist, painting the windows of businesses for the holiday seasons is a great way to make money for presents. Back before they invented iPods, and the 'Walkman" was the music source, I always had mine in a fanny pack when I painted. I'd be up on a ladder, dressed with the...
    AVEGUEVARA AVEGUEVARA 46-50, F Sep 23, 2010

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    Once In A Lifetime

    This is the song that introduced me to David Byrne and the Talking Heads:
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 46-50, F 4 Responses Feb 1, 2013

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    Life During Wartime

    'I got some groceries, some peanut butter to last a couple of days.' Genius? I think so. This song gets me through all the hard times. It's just wonderful, makes you smile. It's not just nonsense, it all makes sense. The Talking Heads rock :D. Listen to 'Life During...
    blynnbarrister blynnbarrister 18-21, F Mar 23, 2010

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    Papa Legba---

    You'll be, hmm-hmm-hmm-hmm, magnet for money You'll be, mm-mm-mm-mm, magnet for love You'll feel, hmm, light in your body Now I'm gonna say, gonna say these words: Rompiendo la monotonia del tiempo Rompiendo la monotonia del tiempo It might hmm-mmm-mm-mm...It might rain money...
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 46-50, F Feb 10, 2012

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    Dreeeaaaam Operator.

      The group was introduced to me one summer while decorating and listening to this band certainly had the rooms painted. There are three remarkable and unique tracks that I often have the pleasure to indulge in, and will discuss on this site. Here are some lyrics...
    jophene jophene 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 23, 2010

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    Lol

    I think I may have eluded to this story in a previous post many years ago but here goes. Growing up us siblings were not allowed to listen to the Talking Heads because of the song, "Burning Down the House." ( Okay now that you have giggled)  My mom thought that listening...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 22, 2010

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    I love Talking Heads

    so much. Especially watching the old videos with David Byrne dancing in that giant suit. David Byrne is my spirit animal, lol!
    youthberry youthberry 18-21, F Jul 10

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    Mr Jones---

    Mr. Jones Put a wiggle in your stride Loosen up I believe he'll be alright Changing clothes Now he's got ventilated slacks Bouncing off the walls Mr. Jones is back! Bulge out And wind your waist Tight pants Got curly hair Drinking cold beer From metal cans Moonshine And Handi...
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 46-50, F 1 Response Feb 10, 2012

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    Put it this way I love talking about myself, I don't do it often. I'm the one always listening to others, which I enjoy... But it's nice to talk about myself sometimes.
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    1:54-2:01 is definitely a lyrical gem. Everything that's wrong with Rap and Hip Hop, he sums up perfectly in those 7 seconds.Rap heads may enjoy this...as I know you all remember...
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    i went on my first date last night. a night i feel will truly go down in history and the best since summer started. anyway he took me to an ice cream place with a huge lawn. he...
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    I don't like calling people and having a conversation just to realize that while you are sharing your feelings about any subject, the other person is having a conversation with...
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    This is a story about women headshave, written by Shavedgurl and posted on hairsnip.com: I woke up this morning and decided that today was the day. Today, I was finally going to...
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    So, if you have read my profile my mother was murdered in 1992. I am trying to raise money for a small headstone to represent her life as my grandparents and family didn't have...
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    I just started listening to Chet Faker on repeat. Never enjoyed an entire album before. This is definitely a first.
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    I enjoy 4-dimensional conversations. For example: people that can define words and context while talking. There are so many perspectives and situations that arguments, thoughts, or...
    colorstone colorstone 31-35, M Aug 22

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    Not mine, of course, because I don't have a shaved head. My boyfriend has one though and I did it to him; umm, at his request, mind you. The first time he asked me to do it to him...
    SallyLongHair SallyLongHair 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 20

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    A husband and wife were walking in the cemetery after paying respects to a loved one when they saw this headstone. Here lies John Smith a lawyer and an honest man. The wife turns...
    meme111111 meme111111 36-40, M 5 days ago

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    I enjoy nothing more than staying up really late or almost all night talking with my friend. We actually met on here months ago. It's great, we have such a lot in common, share a...
    Sweetgal40 Sweetgal40 36-40, F Aug 11

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    I do enjoy a wide range of music but I despise iggy azalea. Good God in heaven, she's awful. As in I'd better be a good person while here on Earth or I'll spend my time in Hell...
    ineedadrink ineedadrink 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 22

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    I can enjoy just about any kind of music except for country. This morning I started listening to Frank Sinatra and have now switched to Korn. I'd say that's a little variation.
    SEIGUY SEIGUY 41-45, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I love girls with shaved heads
    Francisspeyrer Francisspeyrer 56-60, M 2 Responses Aug 6

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    You mean cake pops right? Cause eating cake pop heads are delicious.
    emiveritas emiveritas 18-21, F Aug 15

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    I watched a video clip of a 3 young beautiful ladies with long hair, naked and they shaved their heads completely bald. they were so happy after that and it was so amazing to see...
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    I don't consider myself to be much of a romantic anymore, regarding people or life in general. However, once in a while, I will read or watch something that feels very romantic to...
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    Its true I do enjoy getting to know different people through the web.. I enjoy talking and sharing things to get a better understanding of them
    justtheloner justtheloner 22-25, M 3 Responses Aug 3

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    4:20, my fellow stoners, is upon us (CST). In preparation for this, please enjoy the full album, Fragile by one of the best bands ever, Yes.
    findmeholdmeloveme findmeholdmeloveme 18-21 Aug 5

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    When you're happy, you enjoy the music but when you're sad, you understand the lyrics. ~ Frank Ocean
    ConcealedWildheart ConcealedWildheart 13-15 Aug 5

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    im listening to man in the mirror by Michael Jackson make that change
    EnigmaticCasper EnigmaticCasper 18-21, M Aug 5

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    Currently listening to and loving me some LUDO!!!! "Love Me Dead" Love me cancerously, like a salt-sore soaked in the sea. "High maintenance" means your a gluttonous queen...
    SupernovaxGirl SupernovaxGirl 26-30 1 Response Aug 5

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    It's nice to find people like me who feel different and out of place all over the world. It's nice to skype few people who enjoy some of same hobbies and interests. To be able to...
    ajrestless ajrestless 18-21, F Aug 8

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    no matter how much I love and respect them, I just don't like talking to them, I don't enjoy conversations with them. I can get along with anyone (well not really), but when I know...
    untitledboy untitledboy 13-15, M Aug 12

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    These conversations are rare but when they do occur they somehow make up for that shortcoming. There is something about it; talking about something that maybe meaningless to others...
    SquaredA SquaredA 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    I'm..watching a John Denver concert from 1979 on TV....the worrying thing is...that I'm enjoying it!!
    BUBBLYBOY BUBBLYBOY 56-60, M 1 Response Aug 16

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    .... Enjoy !!
    righthanded righthanded 56-60, M 1 Response Aug 18

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    Rahul had just forgot to bring his homework book and was given order to stand holding ears facing girls row.More humiliating was girls sarcastic remarks. Reeta was also caught for...
    aashina aashina 22-25 Aug 22

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    #nowplaying the lady is a tramp tony bennett ft lady gaga yyasss I love there duets ♥♡♥♡ I love jazzy feel vibe tony bennett has I enjoy and his voice
    Xxchristinx18 Xxchristinx18 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    And the most meaningful conversations come from listening. I am a curious and compassionate person who does not judge. If you want to talk about yourself, your life experiences...
    SammySamps SammySamps 51-55, M 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    http://youtu.be/8iYA03_tGZ4 ..... Enjoy!
    righthanded righthanded 56-60, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    This song is dedicated to EP Allie...EP Kimi and all of the EP peeps who need to relax...cut us some slack instead of cutting our stories and be zen.I believe this is Canada's...
    Pinky65 Pinky65 46-50, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    This morning while I was dressing for work I was listening to bob Marley. Good way to relax in the morning lol
    Lovelyxx93 Lovelyxx93 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I have just recently started talking to another ep user on another app because it's easier to talk and it has been one of the best conversations I had had in a while you know who I...
    Sproketsocet Sproketsocet 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    I enjoy meaningful conversations aha... its cool getting to know people and them you... my perviness is just a part of me it is not all of me. Am more than happy to talk about your...
    surfdas surfdas 22-25, M 1 day ago

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