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Winter is Here: The Best and Worst Tracks of Game of Thrones Season 4

We’ve all been ready since the finale last year, but the time has finally come to immerse ourselves in Westeros once more. We’ve been reading the books, consulting psychics, rewatching seasons 1-4 on repeat, and most importantly, listening to the tracks from last season. It was good, it was bad, it was ugly. **No spoilers […]

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Forgotify, the Last Frontier: Holiday Edition

It may not be random, but it’s relevant. 

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Forgotify, the Last Frontier: Variations on a Theme

“Variations on a Theme by Haydn,” theme originally composed by… not Haydn.

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Forgotify, the Last Frontier: “I Never Know”

‘Tis the season for… jazz combos?

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Forgotify, the Last Frontier: “Un Gelato per Tutti 2”

This translates to, AN ICE CREAM FOR EVERYONE! Sounds like a tune that’s right up my alley, even though I have to wear three pairs of socks and two hoodies to not freeze to death in my apartment. 

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New Show Recap: The Good Wife 6×10, “The Trial”

This is the last episode before the winter hiatus, and good grief is it a doozy. I feel light headed. Someone bring me a cup of tea and some fuzzy slippers.

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Music

Fortgotify, the Last Frontier: “Sonata for 2 Pianos, no. 2- Allegro Molto”

Francis Poulenc was a French dude who wrote loads of music, including the popular opera, Dialogues des Carmelites, and this marginally interesting piano sonata. Read on to learn more about my 100% factual opinions about Poulenc and piano music. 

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New Show Recap: The Good Wife 6×09, “Sticky Content”

The campaign trail is heating up, and so are Peter’s pants, because they are on fire. Liar, liar. 

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Forgotify, the Last Frontier: “If I Had You”

Dinah Washington led a prolific and successful career, but died before her time due to weight loss drugs.

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New Show Recap: The Good Wife 6×08, ”The Red Zone”

To take a plea bargain, or not to plea bargain? That is Cary’s question this week. 

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Did Anna Magdalena Write the Bach Cello Suites? Who Cares!

Articles and think pieces about how Anna Magdalena Bach may have written the Bach Cello Suites and other pieces are making the rounds again, but it seems that everyone is missing the point. Who cares if she DID write the pieces — the point is, she COULD have.

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Music

Forgotify, the Last Frontier: “It Feels Like 1925”

This singer sounds like a drunk John Lennon. Like, really drunk. 

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New Show Recap: The Good Wife, 6.07: “Message Discipline”

All of Cary’s old demons are coming back from the grave, and most of them are named “Lemond Bishop.”

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Forgotify, the Last Frontier: “Faces”

Memo to musicians: Please, for the love of everything, stop using dorky backup vocals.

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New Show Recap: The Good Wife 6×06: “Old Spice”

Look down at your desk — now back to me: I’m on a horse. This is the blog your blog could smell like if it used Old Spice.