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Quotation: “… it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place…” Lewis Carroll


Now, here you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that!

Lewis Carroll (1832-1898) Discuss

Gioachino Rossini – Sonata No. 5 in E flat major


Gioachino Rossini – Sonata No. 5 in E flat major

word: charlatan


charlatan 

Definition: (noun) A person who makes elaborate, fraudulent, and often voluble claims to skill or knowledge; a quack or fraud.
Synonyms: mountebank
Usage: In a somber tone, the charlatan proclaimed that he could cure the woman with only a banana peel—for a small fee, of course. Discuss.

Rossini: Overture to The Barber of Seville – La Jolla Music Society SummerFest: make music part of your life series


Rossini: Overture to The Barber of SevilleLa Jolla Music Society SummerFest

Sheng Cai plays Liszt Hungarian Rhapsody No.2 (Super Crazy version !!! ): great compositions/interpetations


Sheng Cai plays Liszt Hungarian Rhapsody No.2 (Super Crazy version !!! )

Today in Yesteryear: Bugs Bunny Makes His Debut (1940)


Bugs Bunny Makes His Debut (1940)

Though an unnamed bunny appeared in Merrie Melodies cartoons in the 1930s, the true Bugs Bunny was born with the 1940 release of “A Wild Hare,” in which a clever, mischievous Bugs plays pranks on his hapless nemesis, a hunter named Elmer Fudd. Bugs went on to become one of the most well-known and beloved cartoon characters of all time, perhaps second only to Mickey Mouse. “A Wild Hare” was nominated for an Oscar the same year that another cartoon introduced what pair of cartoon rivals? More… Discuss