gbsteve (gbsteve) wrote,
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gbsteve

What's up with the Daily Telegraph?

When I changed the equalizer settings on my Telegraph reading Edwardian grandfather's stereo he complained that playing my rock music would damage it. And now not only do they have an article about the best 25 rock riffs ever but they have a youtube link to each one.

I remember when the Beastie Boys hit the UK and the ensuing panic caused my Grandfather to utter not a few unkind words over the breakfast table. I'm not sure that were he alive today he would approve of the changes to his favourite paper. He would, on the other hand, approve of my use of the subjunctive.
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