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You’re All I Need To Get By

A tribute to Motown songwriter, Nick Ashford who passed away yesterday at the age of 70. He wrote hit songs like: Ain’t No Mountain High Enough, I’m Every Woman, Solid As A Rock with his wife Valerie Simpson. He also wrote one of my favourite all time songs: You’re All I Need To Get By sung in the video below by Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell! The full lyrics: You’re all I need to get by. Like the sweet morning dew, I took one look at you, And it was plain to see, you were my destiny. With my arms […]

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Rev

My new favourite show on the BBC is the Rev. I’ll explain in a seperate post but for now, just get acquainted:

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Funny! Funny! And Oh So True.

Craig Ferguson is my new hero.

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Coffee is for Closers!

I had a flash back a few moments ago to my former life and couldn’t help but think about the movie: Glengarry Glen Ross. Below is a classic scene: Yeah, a bit dysfunctional — but anyone who has ever been in sales/business development will be able to call up a memory of a manager who gave elements of this now classic Alex Baldwin speech.

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Stage Parents

I’m all for parents doing everything they can to help their children get ahead, but selling the family home so one of the children can go to dance school for seven years seems a bit much. Dominic Handford’s parents sell house so they can send him to top ballet school From The Times, Simon de Bruxelles, September 9, 2008 Dominic Harford won a place at Elmhurst School for Dance An 11-year-old ballet dancer described as a real-life Billy Elliot took up the offer of a place at Britain’s oldest dance school yesterday after his parents sold their home to pay […]

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