Without knowing too much, would it have looked weird if he didn't agree to be her referee? If I had worked with a Mayor on anything I'd expect to get mileage from it in job applications.
No Red Wedding
The signal to start the killing was The Internationale, but the band was confused and played The National instead.
This would be a fission reactor.
No, Rich has it right.
ETA: oh ok, partially.
I tell you what though, music nerdery IS often a sausagefest.
The word “music” in that sentence is a tad redundant, no?
ETA: to clarify I'm talking about the kind of self-important exclusionary nerdery that has been discussed in this thread. Not in the "fake geek girl meme" sense.
"And this 16 year old is still being sexualised in the selling of her music"
This makes me think Sweetman's not seen any pop music by young women in the last, er, 40 years
I have decided that music critics obsessed with “realness” and “authenticity” are going to be first against the fucking wall when the revolution comes.
"Does he really want to hold her hand? Who is she anyway? I don't think she exists."
Those questions on the US immigration application? Draft as a coot! I always wonder if anyone ever answers ‘yes’ to any of them
My mother-in-law was detained by US immigration last year when she absent-mindedly ticked "Yes" on all of them instead of "No". I would say "hilarity ensued", but hilarity is verboten when dealing with US immigration.
Could it be that Jones is the more right-wing of the three hence he is the preference for the National Party and for Guyon and Duncan (Guncan anybody?)
My working theory is that he's the candidate who is most like a corporate neolib swinging dick, which means that for National (and certain other middle-age white men):
a) he's the only one whose motivations they understand, and
b) he's obviously the public's first choice, I mean, what more could anyone want?
FINALLY someone who.
Who pays for porn?
To be fair, in a hotel room in 2010 the internet might not have been the cheapest option.