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Trial

Who thinks there’s a chance in hell that Derekkk Chauvin will be convicted? Or even if convicted, serve one minute of jail time.

The game is rigged.

Prisincolinensinainciusol

Today’s topic is Prisencolinensinainciusol, an Italian novelty song from 1972. I first saw this a few years ago, but I was reminded of it again a few days ago by this article.

I was surprised that this was so old. I took the styles in the video for retro. Nope, it was 100% contemporary. Here it is: (volume up!)

The TL,DR; this is purported to replicate what American English sounds like to native Italian speakers. It comes from Celentano’s fascination with American popular culture.

Compare it to this:

Joey puts out what, perhaps, French sounds like to an American speaker.

Get Jabbed

The vaccine against COVID-19 is available to most now.

Get it.

Of course, in their bid to keep a perfect streak alive of being idiotic and anti-life, the Rethuglicans are tossing around reasons not to.

Check out the rest of their arguments — the one you see here is one of the better ones. I’m not kidding.

Anyway.

GET THE JAB

DO IT

Outage / Finished

The move is complete. Please report any errors in the comments or by email to kahomono (at) kahomono.com

I expect to post again on April 6.

Hi Lili

You will not expect this song to stay with you. You will be wrong.

Song

Some good covers have been made, which is also kind of unexpected for a sappy song from a 1953 movie. One example:

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