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Call Mr. Goodnight!

Posted in Prince,Rock by M on July 30, 2007

Well, I liked it.

Prince - Planet Earth

To the critics that mock the lyrics of “Mr. Goodnight” and their resemblance to the writings of The Onion’s Smoove B—have any of you considered that this could be intentional?

Prince is a touchy guy, but he laughed at his Chappelle Show sendup. And he let Tony M drink his girl’s bathwater. I’d be willing to believe Prince enjoys the ridiculous side of lovemaking.

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23 Positions in a Halftime Show!

Posted in Prince,Super Bowl by M on February 5, 2007

Prince performs during the halftime show of the NFL's Super Bowl XLI football game between the Chicago Bears and the Indianapolis Colts in Miami, Florida, February 4, 2007. REUTERS/Mike Blake

It’s time for the:

URGH MUSIC CRITICISM CHALLENGE!

Write a post about Prince‘s Super Bowl performance that omits the following words and phrases:

Get to work, kids!

Bonus Prognostication: Check out this plea from three years ago, back in the dark days of Janet Jackson/Justin Timberlake halftime shows….

Imagine Prince’s Super Bowl half-time show. The buttless pants alone would be majestic. Has anyone ever aligned the planets of raw sexuality and artistic greatness with such towering bravado?

Reality gave us no buttless pants. What we got was some quality rock.

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