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Zodiak Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-14-06 10:21 AM
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58. I am still a 'Sryche fan, as well as Rush,
Edited on Thu Dec-14-06 10:24 AM by Zodiak Ironfist
Maiden, etc. I span the genre, but my dearest love is with the death and thrash metal. I love the guitar work more than anything. I was the first kid on my block to get ahold of Slayer, Metallica, Celtic Frost, Bathory etc.

My greatest 80's moment was opening up for Pantera back when they were a hair band. They were local in my area. Those guys were some serious drunks, but they were fun to hang with and learn a few tricks on our instruments.

Take a look on my myspace account to learn more about me and my music thing.

http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=user.vi...

But you are kindred in more than just music and age. From what I gather, you are also a libertarian-populist Democrat, as well. Am I wrong?
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  -Generation X... 12-15 years to Power Mythsaje  Dec-13-06 10:19 PM   #0 
  - I for one look forward to the younger generation taking control  treestar   Dec-13-06 10:23 PM   #1 
  - I think it'll be interesting, if nothing else...  Mythsaje   Dec-13-06 10:35 PM   #2 
     - I have a treatise I could write on your thoughts...  susanna   Dec-13-06 10:52 PM   #6 
        - There are a LOT of Gen Xers who just don't give a damn...  Mythsaje   Dec-13-06 11:27 PM   #15 
           - I wasn't around at the time, but I am an X'er and understand the institutional racism...  HypnoToad   Dec-14-06 01:37 PM   #69 
  - What...no one else has any comments? n/t  Mythsaje   Dec-13-06 10:36 PM   #3 
  - We've managed to screw up your future...  katsy   Dec-13-06 10:38 PM   #4 
  - I'm working on it from my end...  Mythsaje   Dec-13-06 10:46 PM   #5 
  - There are still too many 80 year olds with power. Sorry, but it's true.  SharonAnn   Dec-14-06 11:15 AM   #59 
     - The eighty year olds will be gone soon enough...  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 11:46 AM   #63 
  - Hey... Not all of us spent the 80s listening to WHAM, Hair Metal or Proto-Rap...  impeachdubya   Dec-13-06 10:57 PM   #7 
  - I was a metal-head, myself.  Mythsaje   Dec-13-06 11:03 PM   #9 
  - Early Talking Heads was about as "New Wave" as I got  impeachdubya   Dec-13-06 11:53 PM   #22 
     - I, myself, consider Talking Heads, Concrete Blonde, and  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 12:01 AM   #24 
        - Yeah, back then we called it "College Rock" or "College Radio Rock"  impeachdubya   Dec-14-06 12:03 AM   #25 
           - I liked a lot of different bands...  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 12:09 AM   #26 
              - Yeah. I had a brief Sex Pistols phase. Liked the RHCP pretty early on, but I was in S. Cal at  impeachdubya   Dec-14-06 12:27 AM   #30 
                 - Well, prog rock and prog metal are connected...  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 12:43 AM   #34 
  - not so fast  stellanoir   Dec-13-06 11:09 PM   #10 
  - There's no such thing as a lost generation  silverojo   Dec-13-06 11:30 PM   #17 
     - IMO Gen-X birth years start in 1962.and end in 1981  Odin2005   Dec-14-06 01:31 PM   #67 
        - *KICK*  Odin2005   Dec-14-06 10:12 PM   #72 
  - Yay! REM was a huge influence on me -  sparosnare   Dec-14-06 12:39 PM   #66 
     - Ditto. They really were a big breath of fresh air back then.  impeachdubya   Dec-14-06 02:03 PM   #70 
  - Great post - food for thought - times they are a changing nt  NoBushSpokenHere   Dec-13-06 11:03 PM   #8 
  - Generation X came of age in the 90's, not the 80's.  Radical Activist   Dec-13-06 11:19 PM   #11 
  - Check it out...  Mythsaje   Dec-13-06 11:29 PM   #16 
  - The second half did.  impeachdubya   Dec-13-06 11:55 PM   #23 
     - The Early Xers had to put up with St. Ronnie and Poppy.  Odin2005   Dec-14-06 01:35 PM   #68 
        - Yeah, I remember realizing that the religious right were a bunch of assholes  impeachdubya   Dec-14-06 02:04 PM   #71 
  - Progressive views run rampant among the Gen-Xers...KEWL!!!  chknltl   Dec-13-06 11:22 PM   #12 
  - K&R Mythsage-- I think your analysis on Gen X has some good points--  vixengrl   Dec-13-06 11:26 PM   #13 
  - Excellent perspective...  Mythsaje   Dec-13-06 11:31 PM   #18 
  - Your post brought a tear to my eye  silverojo   Dec-13-06 11:37 PM   #19 
  - Terrific post!  silverojo   Dec-13-06 11:26 PM   #14 
  - And so on and so forth.  Blue State Native   Dec-14-06 10:22 PM   #74 
     - I don't blame the Boomers...  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 11:07 PM   #77 
  - Honored to provide the crucial 5th Kick  opiate69   Dec-13-06 11:38 PM   #20 
  - Why, thank you...  Mythsaje   Dec-13-06 11:50 PM   #21 
  - I can't believe I also forgot about Ferris Bueller, Ghostbusters, Terminator, and  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 12:13 AM   #27 
  - Hmmm. This has not been my experience....  Zookeeper   Dec-14-06 12:13 AM   #28 
  - Really?  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 12:31 AM   #31 
  - Remember the "Lounge" music...  Zookeeper   Dec-14-06 01:30 AM   #40 
     - I didn't pay any attention to that...  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 01:46 AM   #43 
        - I didn't like Dean Martin as a kid....  Zookeeper   Dec-14-06 01:56 AM   #44 
           - I actually grew up listening to the music my parents did...  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 02:00 AM   #45 
  - I'm a Liberal, Gen X Deadhead who doesn't drink.  impeachdubya   Dec-14-06 12:38 AM   #33 
     - Yeah, my complaint is primarily the corruption and inefficiency  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 12:47 AM   #35 
     - "...smaller sh**ty government."  Zookeeper   Dec-14-06 01:20 AM   #38 
        - I do think they tend more toward fiscal "conservatism"  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 01:25 AM   #39 
  - You are a kindred spirit, Mythsaje  Zodiak Ironfist   Dec-14-06 12:19 AM   #29 
  - I was on the prog end of things...  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 12:34 AM   #32 
     - I am still a 'Sryche fan, as well as Rush,  Zodiak Ironfist   Dec-14-06 10:21 AM   #58 
        - No, you are not wrong.  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 11:28 AM   #60 
  - kick!  Viva_La_Revolution   Dec-14-06 12:58 AM   #36 
  - Nice observations, but ...  ConsAreLiars   Dec-14-06 01:03 AM   #37 
  - that's a myth, sage  sweetheart   Dec-14-06 01:40 AM   #41 
  - That kind of thinking is like putting a gun to your head and pulling the trigger...  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 01:44 AM   #42 
     - No, its a more realistic expectation  sweetheart   Dec-14-06 02:02 AM   #47 
        - Everything changes...  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 02:15 AM   #48 
           - Who said don't fight it:?  sweetheart   Dec-14-06 02:41 AM   #50 
              - I ultimately believe in possibilities  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 02:53 AM   #51 
                 - Well said  sweetheart   Dec-14-06 04:36 AM   #57 
  - k&r  Swamp Rat   Dec-14-06 02:02 AM   #46 
  - Oh I wish there were more like that!  loyalsister   Dec-14-06 02:29 AM   #49 
  - If the economy actually starts to seriously tank  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 03:08 AM   #52 
     - Most people play do by preset rules to get into gov't  loyalsister   Dec-14-06 04:06 AM   #56 
        - Yeah  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 11:30 AM   #61 
  - I have one question.  Skidmore   Dec-14-06 03:21 AM   #53 
  - Well, they're going to start having to watch their parents  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 03:26 AM   #54 
  - Fellow Queensryche, Maiden fan  Jennicut   Dec-14-06 03:57 AM   #55 
  - Isn't it weird how those who often CALL themselves  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 11:44 AM   #62 
  - I'm 30 nobody is speaking to my generation, our morale sucks.  newportdadde   Dec-14-06 11:56 AM   #64 
  - There's already some Gen X'ers in Washington  ShaneGR   Dec-14-06 12:31 PM   #65 
  - We are a relatively small generation, though....  marmar   Dec-14-06 10:18 PM   #73 
  - And for me, musically....  marmar   Dec-14-06 10:25 PM   #75 
     - I liked both Prince and Madonna...  Mythsaje   Dec-14-06 10:43 PM   #76 
 

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