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Matrix: Bored in Class

2008-03-28 11:13
The vote
In the voting, friends stick with friends, best friends stick with best friends, blah, blah, blah...
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In an act of product placement so blatant that it would make even Isabel Jones turn in her urn, the girls go to Checkers to buy stuff. Boredom ensues.
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The Braai
Smoke inhalation is preferable to watching this complete drek, but if you close your eyes and tune out their tuneless descriptions of fire-lighting and so on, some of the background music’s nice.
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And to wrap up, an extract from a poem by Sylvia Plath

“Jeopardy is jejune now: naïve knight
finds ogres out-of-date and dragons unheard
of, while blasé princesses indict
tilts at terror as downright absurd."

Sweet dreams…

- Jean Barker
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