Pages

Jump to bottom

12 comments

1 wheat-dogghazi  Tue, Dec 18, 2012 8:10:33am

I may be drawn and quartered for saying this, but I really don't like Adele's singing. Can't put my finger on it. Just a gut reaction.

2 Destro  Tue, Dec 18, 2012 8:16:23am

re: #1 wheat-dogghazi

I actually am bothered by the fact that when she speaks she sounds like a 19th cockney chimney sweeper but sings like a 60s era black woman. What's up with that?

3 CriticalDragon1177  Tue, Dec 18, 2012 8:19:55am

Destro,

And right wing idiots think that Obama could have been born in Kenya and somehow faked his birth certificate and ran for President, and gotten elected, even through he wouldn't qualify, and have gotten away with it.

4 Destro  Tue, Dec 18, 2012 8:40:10am

re: #3 CriticalDragon1177


Think? Right wing idiots KNOW Obama was born in Kenya, Either that or this is how they get to say the N word in polite company and remind their base that Obama is black.

5 Dark_Falcon  Tue, Dec 18, 2012 8:50:16am

re: #2 Destro

I actually am bothered by the fact that when she speaks she sounds like a 19th cockney chimney sweeper but sings like a 60s era black woman. What's up with that?

Lots of singers sing differently than they speak, though in some cases that's the autotune at work.

6 Destro  Tue, Dec 18, 2012 9:09:06am

re: #5 Dark_Falcon

Why Do British Singers Sound American, Like Adele on "Skyfall"?

7 Holidays are Family Fun Time  Tue, Dec 18, 2012 10:02:50am

She's had professional training. Probably has the ability to do a lot of accents when singing.

IIRC, singing and talking are carried out by two different parts of the brain. That's why stroke patients who cannot talk can often sing.

8 Holidays are Family Fun Time  Tue, Dec 18, 2012 10:13:50am

singing and speaking brain parts

I find it all very interesting . .

9 Bulworth  Tue, Dec 18, 2012 11:28:12am

Question, do we know how long this not filing of birth certificates has been going on in England and other countries? Do we have any idea how many potential foreign Manchurian no birth certificate on file people might be growing up here, waiting their turn to be candidates? CRISIS! /

10 Holidays are Family Fun Time  Tue, Dec 18, 2012 11:49:00am

re: #9 Bulworth

Question, do we know how long this not filing of birth certificates has been going on in England and other countries? Do we have any idea how many potential foreign Manchurian no birth certificate on file people might be growing up here, waiting their turn to be candidates? CRISIS! /

Oh, since Obama was elected, obviously.

/

11 lawhawk  Tue, Dec 18, 2012 1:04:29pm

Dude, rumor has it you're so rolling in the deep end with this. /

12 jc717  Tue, Dec 18, 2012 1:45:38pm

re: #7 Holidays are Family Fun Time

She's had professional training. Probably has the ability to do a lot of accents when singing.

IIRC, singing and talking are carried out by two different parts of the brain. That's why stroke patients who cannot talk can often sing.

Yep, and people who stutter can usually sing without problems.


This page has been archived.
Comments are closed.

Jump to top

Create a PageThis is the LGF Pages posting bookmarklet. To use it, drag this button to your browser's bookmark bar, and title it 'LGF Pages' (or whatever you like). Then browse to a site you want to post, select some text on the page to use for a quote, click the bookmarklet, and the Pages posting window will appear with the title, text, and any embedded video or audio files already filled in, ready to go.
Or... you can just click this button to open the Pages posting window right away.
Last updated: 2016-01-01 10:29 am PST
LGF User's Guide RSS Feeds Tweet

Help support Little Green Footballs!

Subscribe now for ad-free access!Register and sign in to a free LGF account before subscribing, and your ad-free access will be automatically enabled.

Recent PagesClick to refresh
Classic Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies Recipe - NYT Cooking ngredients 1 cup/227 grams (2 sticks) unsalted butter, softened, more for pans 1 cup/200 grams dark brown sugar, packed ⅓ cup/66 grams granulated sugar 2 large eggs 1 tablespoon/15 milliliters vanilla extract 1 ½ cups/187 grams all-purpose flour ¾ ...
The Vicious Babushka
14 hours, 37 minutes ago
Views: 130 • Comments: 1 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 1 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Ricardo Naipes, Al NorteI love how this song is about people living in the same neighborhood where my mom grew up in Southwest Detroit way back when the accordion was for the polka music. Oh and will someone please translate,,
Mich-again
1 day, 1 hour ago
Views: 152 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 2 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Maple Scones Recipe - NYT Cooking Ingredients 1 cup whole wheat flour 1 cup white flour (more as needed) 2 tablespoons (packed) brown sugar 2 teaspoons baking powder ¼ teaspoon salt ¼ pound (1 stick) chilled butter ½ cup chopped toasted walnuts or cooked wheat ...
The Vicious Babushka
1 day, 4 hours ago
Views: 169 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
How Politicians Force Doctors to Lie to Women - Rolling Stone On Tuesday, the Texas Senate advanced a bill that would enable doctors to lie to pregnant patients about fetal deformities in order to coercively dissuade them from choosing to have an abortion. Specifically, SB 25 eliminates withholding information regarding ...
Birth Control Works
1 day, 4 hours ago
Views: 180 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Gang Rape of 15-Year-Old Was on Facebook Live; Police Search for Attackers - North Lawndale - DNAinfo Chicago CHICAGO — A 15-year-old girl who had been reported missing was gang-raped on Facebook Live, officials said. The girl went missing Sunday. On Tuesday, Anthony Guglielmi, a Chicago Police Department spokesman, announced she had been found by Ogden District ...
Birth Control Works
1 day, 4 hours ago
Views: 308 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 3 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Man Jailed Indefinitely for Refusing to Decrypt Hard Drives Loses Appeal Forensic examination also disclosed that Doe [Rawls] had downloaded thousands of files known by their "hash" values to be child pornography. The files, however, were not on the Mac Pro, but instead had been stored on the encrypted external ...
Unshaken Defiance
1 day, 12 hours ago
Views: 294 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
In America, We’re All ‘Somebody Else’s Babies’ But somebody else’s babies is exactly who we are, especially in the eyes of Native Americans slaughtered and displaced to make way for the rest of us. Whether we were brought here against our wills in the hulls of ...
Birth Control Works
1 day, 13 hours ago
Views: 273 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 1 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 1
Comments: 0
: 1
How to Survive Gaslighting: When Manipulation Erases Your Reality It’s obvious to those already initiated. To those new to the phenomena: the president and the current administration are gaslighting us. It’s a term we are hearing a lot of right now. The term “gaslighting” refers to when someone ...
Birth Control Works
1 day, 14 hours ago
Views: 299 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Why a Hawaii Woman Sent a Cease-and-Desist Letter to an Anti-Abortion Clinic - Rewire What happened next launched Trube on a painful odyssey that today, three years later, can bring the 23-year-old to tears. Trube was forced to battle to protect her privacy, going so far as to send a cease-and-desist letter to ...
Birth Control Works
1 day, 15 hours ago
Views: 275 • Comments: 1 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Massive Sierra Runoff Could Cause $500M in Damage to LA Aqueduct « CBS Los Angeles LOS ANGELES (cbsla.com) — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has declared an emergency due to predictions of overwhelming runoff from the eastern Sierra Nevada snowpack that feeds the Los Angeles Aqueduct. The action Monday is aimed at helping the ...
Unshaken Defiance
2 days, 7 hours ago
Views: 305 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 1
Tweets: 2 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0