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RE: What are you listening to?
First video on MTV.  A milestone
20-06-2016 08:53 PM
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(20-06-2016 08:00 PM)Don Wrote:  Used to spend two days a week in sharing a lab bench with a guy who sang this to himself. All the freaking time! 37 years later I can just about stand to listen to it again.




"the uploaded has not made this video available in your country"

First time I have seen something posted in Europe available to the yanks but not a canuck Smile
20-06-2016 10:08 PM
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It wasn't available to the yanks either.
20-06-2016 10:11 PM
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(20-06-2016 10:11 PM)bibliora Wrote:  It wasn't available to the yanks either.

Okay I feel better now!

BTW, how did you and me get "senior member" status? I knew I shouldn't have gone into the chat room with you! Smile
20-06-2016 10:14 PM
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(20-06-2016 10:14 PM)Fatboy Wrote:  
(20-06-2016 10:11 PM)bibliora Wrote:  It wasn't available to the yanks either.

Okay I feel better now!  

BTW, how did you and me get "senior member" status? I knew I shouldn't have gone into the chat room with you! Smile
"Senior Member" the dirty puns have no end.  I think you get Sr. status with 250 posts.  I'm not sure what kind status you get hanging out in chat rooms.  Maybe a new kind of rep point.
20-06-2016 10:25 PM
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The song is The Buggles singing Video Killed the Radio Star.

Bound to be a Youtube offering available outside the UK.

Though it would be poetic justice if there wasn't.

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21-06-2016 09:58 AM
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(20-06-2016 10:25 PM)bibliora Wrote:  
(20-06-2016 10:14 PM)Fatboy Wrote:  
(20-06-2016 10:11 PM)bibliora Wrote:  It wasn't available to the yanks either.

I knew I shouldn't have gone into the chat room with you! Smile
"Senior Member" the dirty puns have no end.  I think you get Sr. status with 250 posts.  I'm not sure what kind status you get hanging out in chat rooms.  Maybe a new kind of rep point.

Hanging out at chat rooms ? Hmm ... what kind of chat rooms ... On_the_quiet

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21-06-2016 12:25 PM
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That Buggles song has the distinction here of being the first music video ever shown on MTV.
21-06-2016 01:50 PM
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I didn't know that.

I last had a TV around the time MTV became a thing around here.

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21-06-2016 01:52 PM
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MTV was fun back then, early 80's. Now, of course, it is a bloated, teen-oriented reality nonsense channel. Not sure if they even show music videos anymore. Of course, I now see it through the eyes of a old man.

Oh, and Don- they have TV's you can hang on the wall now!
21-06-2016 01:57 PM
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