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  • "If there’s any interest in the upcoming “La Ciociara”..." - Batty Masetto
  • "Happy Birthday, Claudio Scannavini! httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=Cicg a_S5-Lk" - m. croche
  • "Oops. httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=N4-Z EYqDKUg" - m. croche
  • "Ama bugün “Mehmet̶ 1; biz derdim." - Batty Masetto
  • "Happy Birthday, Luca Mosca! httpV://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=N4-Z EYqDKUg" - m. croche
  • "Happy Birthday, Pascal Dusapin! httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=cReA Xjd-JB0" - m. croche
  • "You’re doing the Lord’s work." - lindoro
  • "Born on this day in 1922, Iannis Xenakis. httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=M..." - m. croche

Context unbecoming

Actual contextual advertising served with an anti-Klinghoffer screed. Click to embiggen.

Regie to the Rescue! (A new competition)

La Cieca has always, against all odds, maintained that if there is one expression that best describes the mind of the average member of the cher public, that would be “plus vive que l’oiseau, plus prompte que l’éclair.” As such, it is only fitting that Mignon, by dear Ambroise Thomas, should inaugurate our latest brain-tickling quiz here at parterre.com. Read more »

Was bedeutet…?

Courtesy of contextual ad placement, here’s a quick and easy way to remember the meaning of the German term “Kulturbanause.” Read more »

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not a comeback, but a return

Dear Beau has been working his fingers to the bone editing together yet of his confounding “Casta diva” compilations. For this “easier” quiz, he has selected Normas represented, and La Cieca thought that this time around the competition part of the quiz might be best carried out in the comments section. First comment with all 11 singers identified correctly wins the coveted amazon.com gift card. Casta Diva II

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