morning babble / Saturday 06-12-21
Kicking off my Saturday with my turtle mug filled with my favorite black tea – it’s a smoky tea – Lapsang Souchong
Record Store Day (June 12th) Lady Gaga’s Chromatica on exclusive yellow vinyl; Rage Against the Machine with The Battle of Mexico City, which is a live album that was released last year for download; and AWOLNATION with Angel Miners & the Lighting Riders LIVE on vinyl. Aretha Franklin / Genesis / Def Leppard, and Prince. We get another Record Store Day on July 17th
I didn’t run yet – it will be 163, but this is the 163th babble
- Question #1 – Do you wear your watch backwards? Yes. In the video I explain.
- Question #2 – Are those turtles? Uh-huh. Yup. I say dancing or playing tag. You can get yours on Ebay where it’s listed as RARE Mid Century Modern Brass Ashtray Turtle Lovers Circa 40s-50s for $50.70. Here’s the link. My grandfather collected turtles. Anything turtles. Oooo. I’ve got this spittoon of a turtle – HOLD ON
ANTIQUE TURTLE SPITTOON IN CAST IRON can be found on eBay – here’s that listing. Bidding begins at $239.99
QUOTE OF THE DAY:
“We do not follow maps to buried treasure, and X never, ever marks the spot.” – by Indiana Jones – you know, Han Solo with a hat and whip. Happy 40th to Raiders of the Lost Ark – today! We’re supposed to get a 5th Indy movie in 2022!