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Friday, March 25, 2016

I Don't Know How to Love Him

Welcome to Saturday: 9. What we've committed to our readers is that we will post 9 questions every Saturday. Sometimes the post will have a theme, and at other times the questions will be totally unrelated. Those weeks we do "random questions," so-to-speak. We encourage you to visit other participants posts and leave a comment. Because we don't have any rules, it is your choice. We hate rules. We love memes, however, and here is today's meme!



Saturday 9: I Don't Know How to Love Him (1971)

Unfamiliar with this week's tune? Hear it here.

1) This song is from Jesus Christ, Superstar. Though now a beloved classic, the play was controversial when it first premiered. Can you think of something else that originally made people uncomfortable, but went on to be accepted?
homosexuality

2) Jesus Christ, Superstar was originally developed as a "concept album," a collection of songs written to sequentially tell the story of The Crucifixion and Resurrection. Do you remember the first album you bought? Did you download it, listen to it on a CD player, your cassette deck, or record player?
my transistor 

3) When the album's songs were performed live in concert at the Pennsylvania Civic Arena, producers decided to stage it as a play and the rest, as they say, is history. Tell us about a really good idea you've had recently.
to wait til morning to clean up the living room.
we'll see how that works out tomorrow :)

4) Jesus Christ, Superstar is a truly international phenomenon. During a revival tour that began in 2011, it's been a hit with audiences in the United States, Canada, Britain, Ireland, Brazil, Hungary, India, New Zealand, Italy, France, Mexico, Chile, Bulgaria, Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Iceland, Russia, Poland, Czech Republic, Greece, Australia, The Philippines, South Africa, Panama, Colombia, Croatia, Bolivia, The Netherlands and Portugal. Besides the United States, which of those countries have you visited?
Just Canada



5) Peeps are big sellers every Easter. Would you rather have yellow chicks or pink bunnies?
a big stinking milk chocolate bunny ;) 

6) Jelly beans are also popular this time of year. One theory says they were introduced in Boston during the 19th century. What else comes to mind when you think of Boston?
Cheers!

7) We've been talking a lot about sweets this morning. The only holiday that generates more candy sales is Halloween. When do you eat more candy: Easter or Halloween?
I'm diabetic. Rarely do I eat candy

8) Easter lilies will adorn many churches this Sunday. What's your favorite flower? 
Purple and yellow pansies

9) Easter is considered the season of rebirth. What makes you feel refreshed or rejuvenated?
A long hot shower.

4 comments:

  1. I love your spring layout!

    I wonder if Cheers is on Netflix, I used to love that show.

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  2. I hope you get the living room cleaned up tomorrow. You must be having company? Haha. Have a good Easter!

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  3. There's a place here that makes sugarless candy stuff, even chocolates.
    Weren't transistor radios great?
    Happy Easter, Maire!

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