For all you people who like U2, please don’t. Sorry, just a little joke.
Decided to listen to an album that I have that I don’t necessarily like. I bought this at a church fate with about 20 other indie CDs for about 10p each. I have visions of some poor guy coming home from work to find his – Godfathers, Shop Assistants, Fall, U2, Fuzzbox, Birthday Party, Cramps, Woodentops CDs missing. It seems like he attended the same indie discos as me in the 80s.
Twilight, Stories for Boys, The Ocean, The Electric Co. Still really stand out, the whole album is really good. The thing I don’t/can’t get about U2 is ‘What are they?’, lite indie, goth without gloom, Joy Division with no minor chords. They sound both stolen and original, very annoying.
In celebration of Cern’s announcement in a couple of days, here is a Higgs Boson joke.
A Higgs-Boson walks into a church, the priest says “We don’t allow Higgs-Bosons in here.”
The Higgs-Boson says “But without me how can you have mass?