I've listened to 'American Life' three times already today

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THIS


WORLD

IS

NOT


SO

KIND
 

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I've got the windows open and I'm blasting that iconically perfect middle 5 song run :disco:

Jesus Christ will you look at me
Don't know who I'm supposed to be
Don't really know if I should give a damn
When you're around

I don't know who I am

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The fact that she performed most of the American Life album on her most subversive side-show (TOAC) ever. Ugh the queenness jumped out to be quite frank.
 

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Serving us McDonalds server hairnet chic paired with Stella McCartney fashun and transcending into a love song for her fanzzzzzzz (while recycling the 'Secret' video backdrop from the previous tour). Ugh one has no choice but to stan
 

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Well I'm still in my Madonna vortex and yet I seem to have switched from American Life to MDNA !! I think a reassessment* is on the cards


(* maybe of me under the Mental Health Act?)
 

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I’ve never understood why people disliked X-Static Process, I always thought it was one of the best. I’m So Stupid is also rather nice.

It’s been said a thousand times but sonically this album is wonderful. I love how raw and ”naked” it is. It’s melancholic and bittersweet and perfectly captured my depressing early 20’s era.

The problem lies in the stupid lyrics.
 

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The image wasn’t very appealing either. Madonna as Che was such a stupid move. She should have came out as a full blown Kabballa loon instead, think Esther at the Kibbutz.
 

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Well I'm still in my Madonna vortex and yet I seem to have switched from American Life to MDNA !! I think a reassessment* is on the cards


(* maybe of me under the Mental Health Act?)

IT'S
SO
EROTIC
 

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(Not really but still, nice idea I think if one is into tattoos.)
 

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Well I'm on Madame X today and in many ways it is the perfect sister album to American Life.
 

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I always forget just how powerful the last minute of that video is, and how it so bitingly satirises the disgusting post 9/11 war-hungry US media climate. I miss this Queen being iconic and provocative.
 

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I had this interview taped (including the original video, which they played despite it already being withdrawn) and when I tell you I wore out that VHS. My 12-year-old self was getting his life and the thought that I was seeing something "banned" just made it all the more EXCITING



I had stanned Madonna since 99-ish and have obviously stanned since but this was the peak of my obsession
 

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It's 7:52am and I'm blasting this albam

'Cos I used to live
In a fuzzy dream
And I wanted to be
Like all the pretty people

IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII

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But why should I care???
What the world thinks of me????
Won't let a stranger!!!
Give me a social disease!!!

-
me to the birds outside my window
 

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It's been 5 years and I still cannot fathom that I was front row at Tears Of A Clown and saw her perform songs like X-Static Process, Intervention and Easy Ride

What kind of stan fiction come to life was that
 

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