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Stimulus 21: Boum! by Charles Trenet

These graphs report per stimulus the time course of responses across the 24 listening sessions. Some report the general patterns of responses, other show how the listener’s responses changed over successive exposures… 334 more words

Continuous Emotion Ratings

The singing fool

Do you know which French singer was given the nickname Le Fou Chantant? I’ll give you a clue: one of his most famous songs is called  815 more words

Travel

Potatoes and Molasses (or the Joy of Singing While You Cook)

I have never tried potatoes and molasses, although I suspect the best way to have them is to roast the potatoes first and drizzle the molasses on afterward as a kind of glaze. 371 more words

Food

Glee!

Bravado, bravura, gusto, pesto, Monte Bisto…
Playthings of the Western World
Cocky. That’s the word—
Cocky.
Panache & aplomb
I grant you, rarely palatable
in very small doses. 176 more words

Poetry

Charles Trenet et Georges Brassens

Songs: Le Grand Café, Tout est au duc, Le Petit Oiseau.

Culture

Charles Trenet as Harpo Marx?

A great clip from the 1938 feature film La Route Enchantée. Charles Trenet bears such an uncanny resemblance to Harpo Marx, one has to wonder if the look was intentional.  21 more words

Culture