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by CaptainPerson
Fri Aug 13, 2010 8:07 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Who the dickens are you?
Replies: 10922
Views: 2348900

Re: INTRO THREAD THE THIRD

Hey everyone, I'm planning on sticking around so I thought I'd warn you all. I'm CaptainPerson, also known as Martin if you really wish to know. 17 going on 18 next week. I live in Auckland NZ, have done for nearly 2 years now, and for the 16 years before that I lived in Scotland. Currently finishin...
by CaptainPerson
Wed Aug 11, 2010 8:16 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Perfect Moments In Music
Replies: 396
Views: 198348

Re: Perfect Moments In Music

I've got a few favourites which take me completely everytime The trumpet explosion at the start of Goldfinger (Bwa BWAAA Bwaaaah) Piano Concerto in F# - Adagio andante con moto by Gershwin is just full of them. When the muted trumpet kicks in, the sax, the piano, the whole thing. When the guitar com...
by CaptainPerson
Wed Aug 11, 2010 7:33 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Awesome Teacher Quotes
Replies: 1764
Views: 393902

Re: Awesome Teacher Quotes

bagnew wrote:Whereabouts in NZ are you?
I've got several teachers who complain about NCEA and NZQA


Auckland, I go to Macleans out in Buckland's Beach. Some of the funniest teachers I've known are out here, but I'm stumped for any more quotes at the moment.
by CaptainPerson
Fri Jul 30, 2010 10:34 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Awesome Teacher Quotes
Replies: 1764
Views: 393902

Re: Awesome Teacher Quotes

My calc this teacher is brilliant, he picks on students who are fooling about, but always in a joking way. "[Student name], do you want to be supressed?" He also used to threaten to deport my friend back to Korea so he can personally be punished by Kim Jong-il, and he's always complaining ...
by CaptainPerson
Fri Jul 30, 2010 10:20 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: suggestions for jazz/blues bands?
Replies: 52
Views: 9342

Re: suggestions for jazz/blues bands?

Roy Hargrove, Herbie Hancock, Miles Davis, Art Blakey, Horace Silver...
The list just goes on and on
by CaptainPerson
Fri Jul 30, 2010 10:07 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Songs that you can't stop listening to
Replies: 111
Views: 18122

Re: Songs that you can't stop listening to

Young Blood by The Naked And Famous (NZ band, getting lots of airplay now thanks to this song)
I got this just last week or the week before, and within a day it was my most played song ever on iTunes. There's just something about it that I love.
by CaptainPerson
Fri Jul 30, 2010 9:56 am UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: Battle of the Doctors
Replies: 31
Views: 7983

Re: Battle of the Doctors

The Doctor would win hands down. Those 900 years of experience of 'combat' against the galaxy's most fearsome enemies armed with near enough nothing (people seem to forget that from the Fifth Doctor onwards until the reboot they got rid of the screwdriver to avoid it becoming a MacGuffin that can do...

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