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🔎 Gotta darken this up and then use it to release a symphonic folk black metal album. 🎶


Malcolm Gladwell came to our executive meeting today and it was a neat conversation with our leaders.

Note: I did not play the Mennonite Game with him.


We were talking to the youth group about how most of tonight’s performers are from our era.

A youth, totally serious: “Snoop Dogg is in his 80s”

Us: 😆

Still serious: “Yeah, and he’s like dating Martha Stewart!”

2021 Recommendations - Listening 🎶🎙

As I mentioned in my 2021 Product & Service Recommendations, I primarily use Plex + Plexamp for listening to music (and Marvis Pro on the go), and track listens in Last.fm. I listen to podcasts in Overcast.fm. I’ll cover a little bit about my listening habits, then share top albums and top podcasts. Music Overview Here’s a rough map of my top genres over the year: If none of those genres are of interest to you, you may just want to skip down to podcasts, otherwise you’re going to be scratching your head (or even recoiling) at a bunch of “weird music”.

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Just thinking about how American it is to advertise sweets for three months, gyms for a month, and then sweets again in February.


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