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Why Should This Open Thread Worry

I was looking through my iTunes today trying to find the perfect optimistic song for this springy Wednesday OT. This one, it turns out, is one of my most played, and why wouldn’t it be? It’s upbeat! It’s catchy! It’s from Oliver and Company!!

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Wake up, Wake Up, It’s T-Shirt Open Thread

Yesterday it was 32 degrees and today and tomorrow it’s supposed to be 65. Weather, you so crazy! I’m not even mad at it, though. I love the first warm days of the year, almost nothing else has the power to make me feel as optimistic and hopeful as those days. Today’s OT song is […]

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Are You Ready For This Open Thread

If you live in New York, you may have heard today’s featured OT song on commercials for the lottery. It’s called “Are You Ready?” by Fatty Gets A Stylist, a band featuring Australian singer Kate Miller-Heidke. It just makes me happy every time I hear it, and I don’t know about you all, but I […]

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Ten Songs To Lift Your Mood

Luci wrote a great post about songs about depression on Friday, and I couldn’t click on any of them. When I feed my depression sad music, neither one of us does anything but wallow in a pile of our own emotional filth for three days, much like feeding a Gremlin after midnight, without the mayhem […]