Author Topic: I got stuck in Goshen and that was sad.  (Read 1539 times)

yesno

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I got stuck in Goshen and that was sad.
« on: September 06, 2008, 07:40:31 PM »
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Since listening to the Goshen kids, I've been noticing that town coming up in all kinds of contexts.

the lights went out in New York, then they went in Goshen.
I got stuck in Goshen and that was sad.
the townsfolk stared hard like their minds had been marred
by life in a district so downtrodden and drab


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Re: I got stuck in Goshen and that was sad.
« Reply #1 on: September 10, 2008, 05:28:38 PM »
It's a pretty quaint little town, aside from the weird brutalist-style government center.  That must be where he was stuck. 


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Re: I got stuck in Goshen and that was sad.
« Reply #2 on: September 11, 2008, 07:40:12 AM »
It's a pretty quaint little town, aside from the weird brutalist-style government center.  That must be where he was stuck. 

Sounds a lot like where I'm stuck, Boston.  Where the only good thing about our Government Center is The Modern Lovers' song.



AllisonLeGnome

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Re: I got stuck in Goshen and that was sad.
« Reply #3 on: September 11, 2008, 05:08:08 PM »
Well, there IS something that can be done about brutalist architecture:



I chose to sleep in instead of going to see it, but it was still quite impressive on TV.