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  • Unsuccessful Comet-Watching

    Posted by Jonathan on January 13th, 2007 (All posts by )

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    8 Responses to “Unsuccessful Comet-Watching”

    1. Lexington Green Says:

      I got a good look at it through binoculars. A guy in my office told me about it.

      Good Comet McNaught page here.

    2. Jonathan Says:

      I think I was a few days late.

    3. Robert Schwartz Says:

      What Comet?

    4. Jonathan Says:

      My words exactly. But some people saw it.

    5. Tatyana Says:

      Threatening clouds float above us
      Dangerous forces suppress our will
      Enter the battle, foes are numerous
      Our fates are unknown ahead…

      [Warsaw Marsh. Polish and Russian revolutionary song of 1905. Hear it here:

      OMG. I just realized: I can sing along for half of it. I still know the words!

    6. Tatyana Says:

      Sorry, didn’t mean to doublepost.
      Please remove one posted in error.

      Also, the link to mp3 doesn’t seem to work directly; the text could be found here.

    7. Jonathan Says:

      Thanks, Tat. Here is the mp3 file (opens in new window). It certainly adds drama to the comet-watching enterprise.

    8. Chicago Boyz » Blog Archive » Leftists always have great songs. Which is a problem. Says:

      […] Tatyana left a comment on this post, linking to a great old communist war song. You cannot tell me that song does not straighten your back and lift your chin. […]