Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread emilymaenot
Really Steve, do you have any idea what you are saying? This is your comment? I mean, Huh? What? ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote: (guffaw) Nobody could ever accuse you of trying to conceal your ignorance, Feebs. Okay, okay, you gotta admit, this sounds like a

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread steve.sundur
Spell it out for me Emily. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, emilymaenot@... wrote: Really Steve, do you have any idea what you are saying? This is your comment? I mean, Huh? What? ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote: (guffaw) Nobody could ever accuse you of

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread doctordumbass
Yep, kinda sick and tired of everyone trying to get real about sex, no matter what flavor. The way so many people run around, acting like they *invented* fucking (of whatever orifice). My advice, to most of them, would be, switch to decaf, and visit a library, once in your life. What a bunch

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread authfriend
Looks to me as though Emily is asking you to spell it out for her, Feebs. Spell it out for me Emily. Really Steve, do you have any idea what you are saying? This is your comment? I mean, Huh? What? (guffaw) Nobody could ever accuse you of trying to conceal your ignorance, Feebs.

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread authfriend
Did you perhaps respond to the wrong post, DoctorDumbass? I can't see any connection between what you wrote and the post you're responding to. Yep, kinda sick and tired of everyone trying to get real about sex, no matter what flavor. The way so many people run around, acting like they

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread doctordumbass
Yeah, it was a bit of a left turn down a dirt road. Thanks for noticing. So, what do you think about what I posted?

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread Richard J. Williams
On 3/2/2014 10:49 PM, awoelfleba...@yahoo.com wrote: I think bull riders should be donning Michelin Man suits. Or, just go out with a body cast already on - I think the idea in bull riding is to get yourself hurt. Go figure. --- This email is free from viruses and malware because avast!

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread authfriend
Actually, I haven't noticed many (or any) people running around acting like they *invented* fucking, so I can't really comment on that. As to gay rights, I'd say it will be time to shut up about them once they've been secured. Yeah, it was a bit of a left turn down a dirt road. Thanks

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread doctordumbass
I don't get why you insult Steve so much, and call him stupid, Judy. You are missing the point, that he comes across as a kind and reasonable person. With your consistent criticism of him, you do not. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote: Looks to me as though Emily is

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread doctordumbass
Interesting - You haven't noticed the endless string of entertainers, with less and less on, the faux-sex shows becoming common, wardrobe malfunctions, the titillation on the news about pussy riots and penises and on and on? As if those acting out, and those commenting on it, have just

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, steve.sundur@... wrote: Ann, glad that you can speak so expertly on behalf of (seemingly) all gay couples. That's certainly a relief. I didn't mean to imply that I don't understand the need for helmets with bull riding, just that it takes away from

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread steve.sundur
Ann, I figured you would misinterpret my statement on bull riding, either intentionally, or unintentionally, so you didn't let me down there. Ann, you crack me up with your stance on bike helmets. I mean talk about having a near sighted view on safety! You might want to look at some

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread steve.sundur
Dear Jude, I wish you would wake up one day and decide to be more of straight shooter, instead of being such an obstructer. Your constant proclamation of being a staunch upholder of truth is in such tatters, that you really should consider a different platform. Sincerely, Steve

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread TurquoiseBee
...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Monday, March 3, 2014 4:14 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!   Ann, I figured you would misinterpret my statement on bull riding, either intentionally, or unintentionally, so you didn't let me down there.  Ann, you crack me

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread authfriend
I don't watch television at all, actually. But your description of the specifics below doesn't resonate, for me, with your just discovered or invented fucking characterization. Seems like rather wildly unfocused hyperbole. As far as Earth's real problems are concerned, we might as well

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread authfriend
I think your reading of his exchanges with me (and often with Ann as well) is rather selective. I don't get why you insult Steve so much, and call him stupid, Judy. You are missing the point, that he comes across as a kind and reasonable person. With your consistent criticism of him, you do

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread authfriend
In tatters? Really? Do you have some examples? And what does this perception of yours have to do with the post you're commenting on? Dear Jude, I wish you would wake up one day and decide to be more of straight shooter, instead of being such an obstructer. Your constant

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread steve.sundur
: steve.sundur@... steve.sundur@... To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Monday, March 3, 2014 4:14 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing! Ann, I figured you would misinterpret my statement on bull riding, either intentionally, or unintentionally, so you didn't let me

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, steve.sundur@... wrote: Ann, I figured you would misinterpret my statement on bull riding, either intentionally, or unintentionally, so you didn't let me down there. Ann, you crack me up with your stance on bike helmets. I mean talk about having a

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread Share Long
Ann, now I'm curious. Are you opposed to seat belts? On Monday, March 3, 2014 10:34 AM, awoelfleba...@yahoo.com awoelfleba...@yahoo.com wrote:   ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, steve.sundur@... wrote: Ann, I figured you would misinterpret my statement on bull riding, either

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread steve.sundur
Hey Ann, Thanks for making me smile this morning. I confess, I am not a seat belt wearer either except when on the interstate, or when I am rushing. It was around this time several years ago, when I was making a ride into the country at night, when I hit an ice match, and rolled my Ford

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread steve.sundur
Running out of time here Judy. Yes, I figured you'd ask for examples if you replied. I gave you one a couple weeks ago. You can look it up if you want, or not. No matter to me. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote: In tatters? Really? Do you have some examples?

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread steve.sundur
This may be a duplicate, but gotta log off for a while, and want to reply. Thanks Jim for your comment. Interacting with Judy can sometimes be like mining for gold. You may get a spec of gold for every ton of dirt you excavate. But excavating that ton of dirt creates a lot of waste and

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread steve.sundur
Thanks for that Jim. But I guess it's good practice for me to interact with someone like Judy occasionally. Maybe with Judy it's like mining for gold. You may find a speck of gold for every ton of dirt removed. But of course excavating that ton of dirt produces a lot of waste and isn't

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread TurquoiseBee
@yahoogroups.com Sent: Monday, March 3, 2014 5:31 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!   Thanks Barry, I had not been aware of that.   I know that here biking is not so much a part of how people get around than in EU countries.  Maybe that has something to do with it.  Bike

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread doctordumbass
You are calling him, Feebs, for fucksake, and it is not being used as a term of endearment. I don't think you can split that hair, any further. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote: I think your reading of his exchanges with me (and often with Ann as well) is rather

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread authfriend
Translation: Nope, the Feeb doesn't have any examples. (Still curious what your false claim has to do with the post you were commenting on. After all, according to DoctorDumbass, you're a kind and reasonable person. I got quite a giggle out of that.) Running out of time here Judy. Yes, I

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread doctordumbass
lol - that is an interesting image. I have been mining, sorting, and donating, my inherited stuff, for the last three weeks, so I can relate. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, steve.sundur@... wrote: This may be a duplicate, but gotta log off for a while, and want to reply. Thanks Jim

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread authfriend
I don't believe I tried to split any hairs. (Do you even know what that expression means?) My point was, since you seem to have missed it, that you read what he writes so selectively that you don't see the appropriateness of the term Feebs (nor the inappropriateness of your kind and reasonable

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread steve.sundur
glad you got a giggle out of something Judy. you've always have had a peculiar sense of humor. at any rate, I don't think you'd survive the breaking of this illusion of your so called honesty. It's not a struggle for the fainthearted. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@...

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread steve.sundur
It'll get better Judy, it'll get better. Just boil some tea or take a walk or talk to a neighbor. You can get through this. The world is not as bad at looks. Try to keep your sunnyside up. May take a little practice, but you can do it. I know you can. ---In

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, steve.sundur@... wrote: Hey Ann, Thanks for making me smile this morning. I confess, I am not a seat belt wearer either except when on the interstate, or when I am rushing. Well, I'm glad you're smiling because none of my posts to you in the last

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, sharelong60@... wrote: Ann, now I'm curious. Are you opposed to seat belts? Nope, I think they are a really, really good idea. I just don't like people forcing me to use them by threatening to make me pay a penalty in the form of money after giving me

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread steve.sundur
Sure Ann, thanks. This winter weather has been good for our business, so the last two months have seen a nice jump in sales. I just read an article, or heard a story that a lot of movie production has moved to BC. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, awoelflebater@... wrote:

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread authfriend
...thinks his insults are just supremely clever, when they're actually painfully feeble. Thanks for making my point for me, Feebs. It'll get better Judy, it'll get better. Just boil some tea or take a walk or talk to a neighbor. You can get through this. The world is not as bad at looks.

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread anartaxius
Bhairitu I think it is great you had a chance to work with Alfred Deller. Among countertenors he had a unique quality of sound. The following is for seventhray27: High male voice singing has been a part of European culture for centuries. Undoubtedly this began because women were not

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread Share Long
Ann, I see what you mean. But what if wearing your seat belt also protects passengers in your car. IOW, you're still behind the steering wheel and maybe steering. There's a very visceral scene in the Meryl Streep movie Adaptation. A car is going pretty slowly and suddenly collides and a body

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread emilymaenot
By the time I was in my early 30's, I had gotten 4 tickets for not wearing a seat belt (it was a secondary offense at that time). I found them constricting and was exercising my freedom not to wear them. I paid the fines; the fines had no effect on my behavior at all. Finally, I was sent to

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread Pundit Sir
@yahoogroups.com *Sent:* Monday, March 3, 2014 5:31 PM *Subject:* Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing! Thanks Barry, I had not been aware of that. I know that here biking is not so much a part of how people get around than in EU countries. Maybe that has something to do with it. Bike helmets

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread Richard J. Williams
On 3/3/2014 11:07 AM, doctordumb...@rocketmail.com wrote: You are calling him, Feebs, for fucksake, and it is not being used as a term of endearment. I don't think you can split that hair, any further. It took a whole day for this thread to go off track and then turn into a crap shoot.

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread doctordumbass
I second Steve's earlier comment about a walk and a cup of tea for you. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote: I don't believe I tried to split any hairs. (Do you even know what that expression means?) My point was, since you seem to have missed it, that you read what he

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread steve.sundur
Me thinks the lady doth protest too much ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote: ...thinks his insults are just supremely clever, when they're actually painfully feeble. Thanks for making my point for me, Feebs. It'll get better Judy, it'll get better. Just boil some

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread Richard J. Williams
On 3/3/2014 11:09 AM, authfri...@yahoo.com wrote: *Translation: Nope, the Feeb doesn't have any examples.* It looks like this thread is in tatters - it started out pretty good, about a singer guy, then just went to shit in a few hours. What would it take to keep you guys on topic? Go figure.

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread authfriend
That's OK, Feebie, you made my point for me once, you don't need to do it again. Me thinks the lady doth protest too much ...thinks his insults are just supremely clever, when they're actually painfully feeble. Thanks for making my point for me, Feebs. It'll get better Judy, it'll get

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread Richard J. Williams
On 3/3/2014 1:38 PM, steve.sun...@yahoo.com wrote: Just boil some tea or take a walk or talk to a neighbor. Some people actually feel better when they have someone to talk to. Go figure. --- This email is free from viruses and malware because avast! Antivirus protection is active.

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread authfriend
Well, of course you do! Anything to avoid dealing with the topic at issue (which you brought up, by the way) when you begin to have a little difficulty dealing with it. I second Steve's earlier comment about a walk and a cup of tea for you. I don't believe I tried to split any hairs. (Do

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread steve.sundur
Okay, I guess my work is done here then. Thank you. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote: That's OK, Feebie, you made my point for me once, you don't need to do it again. Me thinks the lady doth protest too much ...thinks his insults are just supremely clever,

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread steve.sundur
or a hug. Hey,I wonder if. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, punditster@... wrote: On 3/3/2014 1:38 PM, steve.sundur@... mailto:steve.sundur@... wrote: Just boil some tea or take a walk or talk to a neighbor. Some people actually feel better when they have

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread authfriend
Yes, it's interesting, that video seemed to make those two fellows quite uncomfortable. I wonder why? Some unresolved issues, I guess. Translation: Nope, the Feeb doesn't have any examples. It looks like this thread is in tatters - it started out pretty good, about a singer guy, then

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread steve.sundur
piece of.work, you are, Dame Judith! ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote: Well, of course you do! Anything to avoid dealing with the topic at issue (which you brought up, by the way) when you begin to have a little difficulty dealing with it.

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread doctordumbass
...you weren't supposed to take your i-phone with you... ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote: Well, of course you do! Anything to avoid dealing with the topic at issue (which you brought up, by the way) when you begin to have a little difficulty dealing with it. I

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread Richard J. Williams
On 3/3/2014 4:35 PM, authfri...@yahoo.com wrote: *Translation: Nope, the Feeb doesn't have any examples.* The whole FFL newsgroup is in tatters after reading a post about a singing guy. Go figure. --- This email is free from viruses and malware because avast! Antivirus protection is

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-03 Thread steve.sundur
I know he sings, but what about that swing? (-: ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, punditster@... wrote: On 3/3/2014 4:35 PM, authfriend@... mailto:authfriend@... wrote: Translation: Nope, the Feeb doesn't have any examples. The whole FFL newsgroup is in tatters after reading a post

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-02 Thread Bhairitu
My freshman year of college I played a concert with the famous contratenor Alfred Deller and the University of Washington symphony. The concert was in a church which now houses Bastyr University, a naturopathic school and the church is used for many recordings including movie soundtracks.

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-02 Thread steve.sundur
Okay, okay, you gotta admit, this sounds like a man trying to sound like a woman. A customer of our business is a transvestite, or maybe a man who just likes to cross dress. We saw him last week, and he sounded a lot like the guy on this recording. Also, I just came in from doing an errand,

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-02 Thread authfriend
(guffaw) Nobody could ever accuse you of trying to conceal your ignorance, Feebs. Okay, okay, you gotta admit, this sounds like a man trying to sound like a woman. A customer of our business is a transvestite, or maybe a man who just likes to cross dress. We saw him last week, and he

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-02 Thread steve.sundur
Keep going Judy. This is your strong suit. Mine it Judy. Mine it. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote: (guffaw) Nobody could ever accuse you of trying to conceal your ignorance, Feebs. Okay, okay, you gotta admit, this sounds like a man trying to sound like a

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-02 Thread Mike Dixon
Probably would do a smash-up Super Bowl half time show. On Sunday, March 2, 2014 4:30 PM, steve.sun...@yahoo.com steve.sun...@yahoo.com wrote:   Keep going Judy.  This is your strong suit.  Mine it Judy.  Mine it.  ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote: (guffaw)

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-02 Thread steve.sundur
Definitely moving in that direction. (-: Although, and not related, I do support MLB's decision to try to reduce those hard collisions at home plate. But, I will say, I can't quite get used to helmets for bull riding. Helmets for hockey? Okay, although I well remember they game being

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-02 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, steve.sundur@... wrote: Definitely moving in that direction. (-: Although, and not related, I do support MLB's decision to try to reduce those hard collisions at home plate. But, I will say, I can't quite get used to helmets for bull riding.

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-02 Thread steve.sundur
Ann, glad that you can speak so expertly on behalf of (seemingly) all gay couples. That's certainly a relief. I didn't mean to imply that I don't understand the need for helmets with bull riding, just that it takes away from the macho image of it to some extent. I assume you are

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-01 Thread Mike Dixon
Absolutely incredible! This is achieved by putting orthodontic rubber bands high above the testicles. On Saturday, March 1, 2014 12:07 PM, authfri...@yahoo.com authfri...@yahoo.com wrote:   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XmyLkjxKCNo

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-01 Thread Richard J. Williams
On 3/1/2014 4:41 PM, Mike Dixon wrote: Absolutely incredible! This is achieved by putting orthodontic rubber bands high above the testicles. That's what I'm talking about! On Saturday, March 1, 2014 12:07 PM, authfri...@yahoo.com authfri...@yahoo.com wrote:

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-01 Thread authfriend
Er, not sure if you're kidding, but no, he's for real, no rubber bands. http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/21/magazine/21soprano-t.html http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/21/magazine/21soprano-t.html?ref=magazine Absolutely incredible! This is achieved by putting orthodontic rubber bands high above

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-01 Thread Mike Dixon
Well... he's no Barry White... that's for sure. On Saturday, March 1, 2014 3:14 PM, authfri...@yahoo.com authfri...@yahoo.com wrote:   Er, not sure if you're kidding, but no, he's for real, no rubber bands. http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/21/magazine/21soprano-t.html?ref=magazine

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-01 Thread jr_esq
He could be a castrato, which was practiced in Europe many years ago. But I heard one of these guys singing at the Notre Dame Cathedral mass in Paris a few years ago. It was a new experience for me at that time to hear a guy with such a high voice range (a counter tenor according to

Re: [FairfieldLife] Listen to this guy sing!

2014-03-01 Thread authfriend
No, he isn't a castrato. They stopped doing that over a century ago, thank goodness. Modern countertenors use falsetto, whereas castrati used their natural voices, which simply hadn't developed, since they were castrated before their voices changed. Jaroussky has a very natural-sounding