The Onion On My Internet Belt

This week has been warm in Minnesota. 60F is unusual for this time of year and we are sure to see some ugly weather in the next month. Those are facts, not value judgements. The weather has coincided with the first major spring classic cycling race: Paris-Nice. One of the nice things about working in an office is that I can stream the coverage. I don’t watch much of it, but listening is fine too.

The first major spring classic, Paris-Nice, makes me want to get my bike out.

The first major spring classic, Paris-Nice, makes me want to get my bike out.

Consider yourself warned. This next paragraph is some stream of consciousness stuff. Blame “The Dead Authors Podcast, Appendix G”.
Someone on twitter was hashing on spring break and how they never went on trips when they were in college during this interlude. They asked what people did on their breaks. I had, or tried to have, a gathering that was usually a BBQ. It didn’t work well because of the offset times of breaks across the lives of my friends. I found a picture from ’95 of said BBQ. Six people in the picture, I only know where one is now. Twenty years ago I saw you yesterday. This week was kiddo’s first spring break from school. One day you find ten years have got behind you. Went to a college friend’s birthday party last weekend. There was somehow more and less evidence than I suspected of us moving forward in time by words, much more and much less evidence by faces. Memory is a strange thing and I’m not sure where I have been in time this week, much like Billy Pilgrim.

Listen to and/or download this podcast! The Funkomaticjamatron Presents… originally mixed the week of 3.13.15

NOTE: New “The Funkomaticjamatron Presents…” podcasts are generally posted on Fridays. The show archives are around ten shows deep. Beyond that, if the link isn’t active, the mix has been deleted to make way for new material.

Song – Artist – Album
Low Sun – Chicane – Behind the Sun
Full Off… – M.A.N.D.Y. – Renaissance-The Mix Collection
Swoon (Boyz Noize Summer Remix) – The Chemical Brothers – Another World EP
Deep Smoove (Chuck Love Original Mix) – Chuck Love – Tonight Won’t Stop
Small Talk – Solomun – Jimpster Selected Remixes 2004-2008
Wall (Mylo Remix) – The Egg – Wall EP
Beluga – Embliss – Enchanted
Come Back Clean (Kaskade Instrumental Remix) – The Crystal Method – Come Back Clean single
K-10 – Misstress Barbara – K-10/Azzurri
The Ditch (Vocal Version) – Prima Donna – Audio Therapy: Autumn/Winter Ed 2007
No Pressure – Cirrus – Back On a Mission


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