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RebelOne Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Nov-11-11 07:52 PM
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26. Especially "old"? She is 70, and I am 72 and do not consider myself "old". n/t
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  -So...the "old Boomer Has Beens" have their last say. "Joan Baez at Foley Square!" KoKo  Nov-11-11 06:59 PM   #0 
  - Okay. So who should perform instead?  Missy Vixen   Nov-11-11 07:03 PM   #1 
  - I guess that leaves Britney Spears  Zambero   Nov-11-11 07:08 PM   #3 
  - I think she's playing the Republican National Convention  Missy Vixen   Nov-11-11 10:06 PM   #54 
  - Joan Baez is a "saint" to my post must have come across snarky...sorry.  KoKo   Nov-11-11 07:23 PM   #7 
  - I have a lot of Baez on my iPod.  Jackpine Radical   Nov-11-11 07:31 PM   #12 
  - You are not alone, my friend.  dixiegrrrrl   Nov-11-11 08:34 PM   #41 
  - Thanks for clarifying.  JohnnyLib2   Nov-11-11 07:32 PM   #14 
  - Sarcasm in print generally looks like a cheap shot  Warpy   Nov-11-11 07:51 PM   #25 
  - What I LOVE LOVE LOVE about this  Horse with no Name   Nov-11-11 08:38 PM   #42 
     - I thought it was nice of her to even offer to play  Missy Vixen   Nov-11-11 10:01 PM   #52 
  - The Red Army Choir?  Fumesucker   Nov-11-11 07:30 PM   #11 
  - What is "ironic" about Joan Baez singing at a protest?  Webster Green   Nov-11-11 07:07 PM   #2 
  - We thought she was the coolest person ever. Still do..n/t  monmouth   Nov-11-11 07:15 PM   #4 
  - I just edited so folks would see there's a clip of her song's lovely. n/t  KoKo   Nov-11-11 07:19 PM   #5 
     - Where did the "boomer has-beens" quote in your OP come from?  Mojeoux   Nov-11-11 07:22 PM   #6 
     - Yeah. ????  JohnnyLib2   Nov-11-11 07:29 PM   #10 
     - From many posters here on DU who say Boomers took their Future away from them...  KoKo   Nov-11-11 07:35 PM   #16 
     - Don't worry, KoKo. That Daily News quote of spectators sounds like gotcha journalism.  Leopolds Ghost   Nov-11-11 07:48 PM   #24 
     - Especially "old"? She is 70, and I am 72 and do not consider myself "old". n/t  RebelOne   Nov-11-11 07:52 PM   #26 
     - Hey KoKo... I Know Where It Comes From...  WillyT   Nov-11-11 07:35 PM   #17 
        - Thanks...Willy T... as I's hard to do "nuance, irony, or snark, sometimes  KoKo   Nov-11-11 07:42 PM   #20 
           - KoKo, I didn't get it. I apologize.  Missy Vixen   Nov-11-11 10:03 PM   #53 
  - They all got a history lesson which is good  lunatica   Nov-11-11 07:24 PM   #8 
  - "old Boomer Has Beens"???  RetroLounge   Nov-11-11 07:26 PM   #9 
  - See post 7.  JohnnyLib2   Nov-11-11 07:33 PM   #15 
  - She was born in '41, so she's of the Silent Generation, not a Boomer.  Odin2005   Nov-11-11 07:31 PM   #13 
  - What's the difference...I'm a Silent Generation, also...but hung out with the Boomers...  KoKo   Nov-11-11 07:38 PM   #18 
  - Read "The Fourth Turning" by William Strauss and Neil Howe.  Odin2005   Nov-11-11 08:01 PM   #31 
     - They put Boom at 1943...most info I've read is '45 for Boomers..but I'd agree that I'm a  KoKo   Nov-11-11 08:30 PM   #39 
  - Yes, Baez is not a "boomer".  northoftheborder   Nov-11-11 07:41 PM   #19 
  - It's a good thing to do. But, you know there's more who like that music than you'd think.  KoKo   Nov-11-11 07:59 PM   #28 
  - LOL,. We saw her perform several years ago along with other gray headed people.  JohnnyLib2   Nov-11-11 07:59 PM   #29 
  - I was born in 1944 so that makes me a War Child.  Hardrada   Nov-11-11 07:43 PM   #21 
  - The "War Babies" are a transition between the Silents and Boomers...  Odin2005   Nov-11-11 07:46 PM   #22 
  - My dad was in the USAAF and I was a baby staying with my mom  Hardrada   Nov-11-11 09:18 PM   #49 
  - We "War Childs" have a unique view of things. And we are a small in numbers  KoKo   Nov-11-11 07:47 PM   #23 
     - Hop a long Cassidy!  JohnnyLib2   Nov-11-11 08:00 PM   #30 
        - Big John and Sparkey....Omnibus...Playhouse 90....Gumby....  KoKo   Nov-11-11 08:04 PM   #32 
  - I was born in the 50's and I think of her as close enough. Joan Baez  mmonk   Nov-11-11 08:27 PM   #38 
     - Understand what you say...  KoKo   Nov-11-11 08:43 PM   #44 
  - I'm a Boomer -- 10/13/48 -- and I ain't no has-been!  Tansy_Gold   Nov-11-11 07:54 PM   #27 
  - yep....  KoKo   Nov-11-11 08:09 PM   #33 
     - For you and me, kiddo  Tansy_Gold   Nov-11-11 08:14 PM   #35 
     - omg....Isn't that a Beautiful one..."Forever Young." The way she sings this...incredible!  KoKo   Nov-11-11 08:48 PM   #46 
     - The first words my kid said were the lyrics to "DiDa".  EFerrari   Nov-11-11 09:24 PM   #50 
     - I got that you were ironicly quoting KoKo, but the quote stirred up a  Mojeoux   Nov-12-11 04:26 PM   #56 
  - Take a look at the audience in this video  Tansy_Gold   Nov-11-11 08:11 PM   #34 
  - Tansy that's fantastic. And, I was at a Bruce Springsteen concert in 2008  KoKo   Nov-11-11 08:20 PM   #36 
     - More  Tansy_Gold   Nov-11-11 08:22 PM   #37 
        - And more  Tansy_Gold   Nov-11-11 08:31 PM   #40 
  - It's up to these whippersnappers  customerserviceguy   Nov-11-11 08:42 PM   #43 
  - It's incredible the amount of good listening there is out there..and that You Tube  KoKo   Nov-11-11 08:46 PM   #45 
     - Not the greatest video but well worth the intro banter  Tansy_Gold   Nov-11-11 09:01 PM   #47 
  - OK, Perry is toast  Jack Rabbit   Nov-11-11 09:13 PM   #48 
  - In the kitchen, 2009, in Farsi, we shall overcome  Tansy_Gold   Nov-11-11 09:26 PM   #51 
  - Some weren't sure who Baez was?  thucythucy   Nov-12-11 03:37 PM   #55 
  - She's not a has-been.  LWolf   Nov-12-11 04:49 PM   #57 

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