Wednesday, March 21, 2007

In Which Our Hero's Long-Established Prejudices Are Challenged By The Occasion of Listening to the Radio

So I was listening to a local "mix" station last night, and a song came on that hit me just right. It was slow, bluesy, and just the right amount of hopeful. I allowed myself to get wrapped up in it, and just floated in the middle of the song as if on a raft cruising down the most serene of rivers, when suddenly I was struck by horrified realization of a practically Sophoclean nature:

I know who sings this.

My entire (musical) value system is now thrown into a bit of a tailspin.

(File Under: Overstatement, Comedic)

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