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PLAYABLE Air Guitar!

11/29/2005 11:26 AM
Don Symes
PLAYABLE Air Guitar!  
Finnish students have developed a playable air guitar.  
I think that's silly and way cool.
11/29/2005 12:55 PM

I kind of liked this self-tuning acoustic piano:  
and please don't let Peter Frampton get a hold of this:  
plus it seems too late to stop this trend from overwhelming the outdated concept of human musical creativity:  
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11/29/2005 8:37 PM
Don Symes

The number one cause of people problems is people.
11/30/2005 8:22 AM
Steve Dallman

A local music store is selling an instructional DVD on "Playing Air Guitar".  
I think half the new bands I hear have used this DVD.  
An old Johnny Carson joke, "Researchers have finally found the cause of all cancer. It's saliva. The good news is that it only causes cancer when swallowed in small amounts over a prolonged period of time."  
You can always start the "perfect church." Unfortunately, as soon as you get your first member, the problems begin.  
An old Yiddish saying, "Ask two Jews a question and you'll get three different opinions."  
Substitute "band" for "church" or "musicians" for "Jews."  
"All women are bitches except for Mom, but lately she's been a bitch too."
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