Tuesday, June 21, 2005

World's shortest Wagner quiz

You've probably seen the World's Smallest Political Quiz by now, for which I've been compiling the results from NZ quiz-takers over the years . A Wagner group I'm on has now come up with the world's smallest Wagner quiz to determine whether you're really a Wagnerphile. And here it is:

Early one morning, just prior to whatever time the alarm is set to, you and your life partner (or your partner du jour, if you're that sort of person ;-) are in the middle of a passionate, amorous moment, when the clock radio switches on, and the station it's tuned to happens to be broadcasting somethingby Wagner. Do you...

(A) Immediately switch it off and get back to the business at hand?

(B) Leave it on, using the music to enhance your experience?

(C) Abandon your lovemaking so that you can better focus on the music?

(D) It would depend on what Wagner excerpt they were playing.

7 Comments:

Blogger Benoit Lapierre said...

hi from canada
your blog is very interesting.

6/21/2005 10:18:00 am  
Anonymous Ruth said...

You must have been blogging for about 3 months - that is usually when bloggers stop trying to change the world and start doing memes and writing about sex.Which is much more intersting of course.

6/21/2005 10:42:00 am  
Blogger PC said...

Merci, Benoit.

"You must have been blogging for about 3 months - that is usually when bloggers stop trying to change the world and start doing memes and writing about sex."

But I've been writing about sex and trying to change the world for years, Ruth. Blogging just gives me a new way to do it. :-)

6/21/2005 10:59:00 am  
Blogger Berend de Boer said...

I guess pc wants to get in the top 10 search results for wagner and sex.

He's sinking in the classical sex ranking after all...

6/21/2005 03:34:00 pm  
Blogger PC said...

Damn, you're on to me Berend. :-)

Problem is, there's far too much competition for Wagner and sex. Maybe I should try an article on that ...

6/21/2005 03:58:00 pm  
Anonymous Ruth said...

You could try telling us how good architecture will save the world. One of my readers sent me this:

http://happycarpenter.blogs.com/the_happy_carpenter/2005/06/bad_architect_b.html

Nothing to do with Wagner or sex.

6/21/2005 05:20:00 pm  
Blogger PC said...

" You could try telling us how good architecture will save the world."

Don't say I never listen to my readers. :-)

6/22/2005 11:49:00 am  

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