I was looking through some old LJ entries yesterday and ran across this link from a few years ago. I still love it so much and it's still accurate. Take a look and remind yourself. What Fandom Is by hesychasm.
Yesterday I was in the car and Beyonce's song "Single Ladies" came on the radio. And that's a fun song to sing loud in the car, so I'm bopping along and THEN. This line penetrated my brain for the very first time: If you like it then you shoulda put a ring on it. And now the whole thing pisses me off.
Is she...referring to single women as IT. Because that is uncool. And a little offensive.
If you need me today, I will be sitting at my computer obsessively watching this new J2 vid: Happy by meltingconfetti. It is AMAZING. (Ten points to anyone who can get this onto my ipod. All of her vids should be on my ipod, really. Watchontheplanewhat?) Enjoy!
Booth: Here we are, all of us, basically alone, separate creatures, just circling each other, all searching for that slightest hint of a real connection. Why? Because every once in a while…every once in a while, two people meet and there’s that spark, and, yes, he's handsome and she’s beautiful and maybe that’s all they see at first, but making love…making love...that's when two people become one.
Brennan: It is scientifically impossible for two objects to occupy the same space.