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“Take a Letter, Maria.”

R. B. Greaves, who sang “Take a Letter, Maria,” has died, according to the New York Times. I loved this song as a teenager, because I loved how it was a man asking his secretary to take dictation, before it turns into that man asking his ...

Changing the song

About six months ago someone asked a question on Metafilter that made me feel 200% closer to a normal person. The question was basically of the “So, does this happen to anyone else?” variety, but it was so random and so precise that it got ...