Lighten Up!

I have been way too in my head lately. The fact that I checked out some super heavy books from the library isn’t helping anything. I have got to shake this one off and get my head around the holiday that is quickly approaching. So this weekend while everyone is packing, traveling, shopping, cleaning and planning, I am going to be blogging with one purpose in mind: get happy for the holidays. So let’s begin with five clips that make me LOL, because nothing gets you back on track like a good belly laugh.

First up, a clip of Oprah introducing famous people over the years. From here on out, I shall start greeting everyone who knocks on our door like this:

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After the jump, laugh your head off  with a whole lot of dancing. What else?!

Dance like no one is watching

I love this kid so much. His taste in music is impressive, his moves are inspired. This is unbridled joy, I want to spend more time in this place.

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This one makes me laugh so hard. You can tell they are not comfortable but everyone goes for it anyway. It’s so heartfelt, I love when people dance unabashedly and from the heart. The feather duster dance tunnel kills  me!

This one, well, it’s one of the funniest things I have ever seen on the internet and that is really saying something. Impossible to pick a best line, but I love: Over-surprised guy!

Teenage Wasteland

This bounced around after John Hughes passing a few months ago. Watching it, I am staggered at how I know these scenes on a molecular level. It’s not that I remember them, it’s that every line, every song, every look is etched on my soul. These are the archetypes of my teenager-hood, I have seen myself in all of these people. They are me, Iare them. By the time the dance montage comes on at the end, I am laugh-crying, because life is so beautiful and painful all at the same time. RIP Mr. Hughes.

Check in later, new music coming up!

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1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. Shannon
    Nov 21, 2009 @ 21:48:19

    Thanks for the laughs! These are great links.

    Reply

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