K. (infinitemonkeys) wrote,

Last night I dreamed of Magrathea...

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is on the TV right now at work

*subliminal message to night editor* TURN UP THE VOLUME DAMMIT */subliminal message*

and it is filling me with nostalgia, even though the TV series minged a bit compared to the Radio 4 original show. I'm starting to think teenaged things like "how can Douglas Adams be dead when Margaret Thatcher is not?"

And it's two, short perilous steps from there to wearing black from knickers to Kickers and writing bad poetry about how life's just not fair, so best not, eh?

A factoid: Douglas Adams came to the name Slartibartfast by starting off at Fartifuckballs and then changing it syllable by syllable until he had something he could broadcast on the radio. *g*

  • (no subject)

    Imagine you had a favourite band, back when you were just out of your teens and seriously into music, back when everything didn't sound like a…

  • Happy 2015

    Wow, 2014 can bite me. But now, new year! EVERYTHING WILL BE TOTALLY DIFFERENT, OBV. This year we have a general election. Three bunches of…

  • FIVER #2: music

    Let it Go aside, I've been listening to a lot of music lately. Here are five things some of you should like. Maybe. Asgeir Trausti is the toast of…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.