Erik Ogan (eriktheplaid) wrote,
Erik Ogan
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Today Was All Peter, Paul & Mary

[Cross-posted from my MovableType Blog]

...and written by John Denver. How apropos.

First the answers to the riddle:

Barry Manilow
"Copacabana"
Astrud Gilberto
"The Girl from Ipanema"
a bit of Duran Duran
"Rio"
Geoff & Maria Muldaur
"Aquarela do Brasil"
Peter, Paul, & Mary
"Leaving on a Jet Plane"

(Ok, Barry was singing about the nightclub in New York, Duran Duran about a woman, and I really mean the English version, "Brazil.")

All of that was stuck in my head because, [info]cfox74 and Kate teaching in Rio de Janeiro, while Bryan (Kate's husband) and I are just along for the ride. I've never been to South America, and I'm rather giddy.

See you in a week!

Tags: brazil, cross-posted, music, riddle, rio de janeiro, self-absorbed rambling, south america, travel
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