Since all Opera is in Italian or German,* is the comic effect of singing Opera for parody lost on native speakers of those languages?
*traditionally speaking, I know there are exceptions
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Whenever a mathematician or logician says "and so it follows that..." what they really mean is "this is obvious to everyone but YOU."
Thursday, April 9, 2009
Maynard James Keenan, the lead singer of Tool (my favorite band) named his son "Devo" (after his favorite band). If I name my son "Tool" I'm pretty sure he would get beat up a lot.