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I Like Frank Zappa

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    The Lyrics Are Strange......?

    Or arrr theydaydayday huh? yaaaa!!!! day izzz!!!?   [The Duke Of Prunes]: A moon beam through the prune In June Reveals your chest I see your lovely beans And in that magic go-kart I bite your neck The cheese I have for you, my dear Is real and very new A moon beam...
    darwinsconfusion darwinsconfusion 56-60, M Aug 5, 2009

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    ZAPPA!!!

    frank and the mothers have changed my life, the boldness of avant-garde is what makes music so powerful. his compositions have helped me realise the importance of not just messin round with some lick or riff from a book, but actually MAKING MUSIC. through media, music...
    mentaltossflycoon mentaltossflycoon 18-21, M Sep 14, 2009

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    One Of The Greatest Artists Of The 20th Century

    I generally tend to be long-winded in my stories here, but in regards to this I don't really need to be long winded...quite frankly Frank Zappa was the first (not the last, though possibly the best) musician who made me realize that one doesn't have to be a brooding dark poet...
    Charos Charos 31-35, M Nov 7, 2011

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    Used to Date His Exwife

     While they were separated.  Used to give he and his wife a ride home when she worked for me.  Quite a brain.  Great musician.  Sad that he's dead.
    dorobo dorobo 70+, M 2 Responses Jan 19, 2009

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    First off, I'm so glad actually speak frankly about this on a site with people like me! :) I began to realize when I was 14, and I started to have feelings for my best friend at...
    DeltaDewitt1912 DeltaDewitt1912 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Love Lisa Frank! I had all her stuff when I was in middle school :)
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    I say so cause many a times the factor of women being from mars and men being from venus does come in and complicates matters even more so..a frank to the point women is easier to...
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    Lets be honest there is alot of racial hypocrisy from both blacks and whites. Yes There is still racism in this world its sad and trifling but its not just the whites being bigots...
    BurningFist BurningFist 22-25, M Dec 4

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    "Between a stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom." Victor Frankel.
    Loufree Loufree 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 21

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    I like his cover of "I Can't Get Started With You". Bear in mind if you listen to it that " Superman " in the intro verse does _not_ refer to the Man of Steel--the song was written...
    JimSC JimSC 51-55 Nov 29

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    You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment if you don't trust enough. ~ Frank Crane
    lovencare lovencare 46-50, M Dec 2

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    "Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn!"
    nurul69 nurul69 36-40, M 1 Response Dec 5

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    " There Are Many Ways Of Going Forward, But Only One Way Of Standing a Still" Franklin D. Roosevelt
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    If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives: Be kind anyway. If you are successful, you will win some false friends and true enemies: Succeed anyway. If...
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    "Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart." Anne Frank
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    J Cole Lauryn Hill India Arie Tupac Andre 3000 Frank Ocean Sohn
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    I feel the same way as all of you, that no one listens or takes me seriously or even if they do they're pretending and full o crap, even my supposed good friends and family...
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