Blog Restoration – Comments

Meanwhile, in my ongoing attempts to repair the damage F*ckbucket policy change has done to my blog archives, I have ventured into the comment sections of a few of the liveblogs, repairing ‘illustrative caps of the moment posted to make finer points’.

“Fantasio” now counts with all its comment caps again (the following, in case you were wondering)…

 

 

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In Tribute to ‘Genderf*ck Thursday’

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[Where even the gossip rags do get the occasional headline right: tu, felix Austria. – Back on stage in Salzburg for the festival: Bartoli’s transporting take on Handel’s “Ariodante”. – Photo Credit: Monika Rittershaus (of course), reprinted by one of the local rags I usually wouldn’t even wrap my fish & chips in. p. 17]

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White Shirt Monday: Mezzo on the Bounty

[How to make any military movie more interesting: cast a mezzo in uniform in the lead. Caution: count on personal Nelson moment: Tancredi Trafalgar. – Daniela Barcellona (Tancredi) in Rossini’s “Tancredi”, Valencia 2017. – in-house Clip with thanks to Dillon Hayes, through a hint from Agathe]