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Spotify Release Radar: August 28, 2020

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Me listening to music

I’m going to start keeping things positive and just reviewing the songs I really like. Fourteen this time. Nearly half the list. Not bad. (I bailed on that album art idea almost immediately, btw. Oops.) William Steffey – Baby Blue This is another track from Atypical, remasters of songs that WS recorded in the 1990’s. […]

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Spotify Discover Weekly, August 24 2020

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Me listening to music

A pretty good selection this week, all told. I’ll add a bunch to the mauxbs.com Spotify playlist. Apologies in advance for 99.9% of these reviews being the same rant about bands trying to sound retro. I haven’t given the Spotify algorithm a lot to work with beyond favoriting a lot of older artists when I […]

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Beware of Playlist Pranks: MTiM-5

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No blog yesterday. The internet at work seemed dodgy, so I didn’t want to put Spotify on. Also, I was in a bummer of a mood so I probably wouldn’t have liked whatever I listened to. It happens. I’m feeling better today and I don’t want to miss two in a row, so let’s get […]

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Mixed Bag: MTiM, Part 4

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I’m working on a JotForm today and there are so many crazy widgets available that don’t pertain to my work. I want to check them out though. Don’t be surprised if a JotForm shows up in here in the next few days. Kelly Moran: Ultraviolet This is… not any genre of popular music. It’s more […]

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Hubris

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Day two of training for my new job. I was frustrated at how slow everything was going and how much explanation everyone else seemed to need. I was able to complete all the sample assignments quickly and without errors. So, after lunch, we had to re-do one of the assignments as a quiz. And, of […]

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Poor People Jobs

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Today was the first day of the new job. Just training this week. Then, next week I start part-time. That’s so somebody can check my work. Once they’ve determined I can do the job without mistakes, then I can start full-time. It’s a pretty low paying job and, considering how often there are openings, I’m […]