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When it comes to Online gambling, China has a long history. It is known as the country where some of the most popular games like Pai Gow and Keno originated (if you’re not familiar, check out this guide to casino games). Since the Communist Party took control of the country in 1949, online gambling has […]

Gambling has been illegal since the 1940’s in Vietnam, with the only legally sanctioned gambling being tied to the statewide lottery system. This was consistent until the end of the 20th century. In an attempt to end some of the various huge illegal gambling rings that were still running in Vietnam, the government began to […]

A Remarkable Journey From Boombayah to Ice Cream Are you wondering how Blackpink grew to become a big name? Blackpink, a group of four exceptional queens, revolutionized the perception of people the girl groups in KPOP via hard work and persistence. After 6 years of training at YG Entertainment, the Lovesick girls debuted on August […]

We found this website linking to some of our classic rock song lyrics, and found them to have great commentary on famous songs! Here’s excerpts from’s Culture section, which seems to have quite a hankering for classic rock.  We found four great reads about songs you’ll recognize if you’re a fan of American classic […]

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  • Divorce Song ( October 2, 2022)
    Indie rocker Liz Phair was still in college when she wrote this song, about a married couple whose relationship starts to disintegrate on a tense road trip through Ireland. At the time, she was inspired to create the song while trying to sort out a friends-with-benefits-type relationship with one of her own classmates. Like the […]
  • Washington Square ( October 2, 2022)
    Washington Square is a song about personal sacrifice and the sadness that comes along with it. Sometimes in life, we have to decide what to let go of, so that we can grasp onto something better. It rings true for a variety of aspects of your life. It can be sad if we focus on […]
  • Ode To Divorce ( October 2, 2022)
    This 2004 song by Regina Spektor is all about divorce. In the song, she sings about all the legal details in getting a divorce, all the settling up of belongings from the relationship that have to be divided, and about who gets the money after the breakup. Besides all of the details of divorce that […]
  • Thunder Road ( September 20, 2022)
    Thunder Road by Judas Priest gets confused with another song by the same name. 1975’s Thunder Road by Bruce Springsteen is a whole different song with an entirely different meaning of Thunder Road than this 1981 tune by Judas Priest. The song comes from a completely different genre of rock and from an artist with […]
  • Twist And Shout ( September 20, 2022)
    Rapper Salt-n-Pepa’s version of Twist and Shout puts twist on the traditional 1963 classic rock song by the Beatles. Read this fresh take on the meaning of Twist and Shout regarding the oldie before you check out the lyrics to the late 1980s rap version. Yo, Salt, your mic Yo, Pepa, your mic Yo, Spin, […]
  • Twist And Shout ( September 20, 2022)
    There are multiple versions of Twist and Shout in popular music. This 1988 credit on this version goes to John Lennon, while the earlier 1963 version under The Beatles name is the one most people reference when Twist and Shout comes up in conversation. A great take on the meaning of Twist and Shout tells […]
  • Twist And Shout by The Beatles ( September 20, 2022)
    Did you know there are two versions of Twist and Shout that are completely different? The version that you (and The Beatles) know best is the song they collaborated on with The Isley Brothers. The “other version” was a song by The Top Notes with Phil Spector on the mixing and editing, all sponsored by […]
  • Bet No One Ever Hurt This Bad ( September 20, 2022)
    Three Dog Night, the writers and performers behind “Bet No One Ever Hurt This Bad,” was one of the best-selling popular rock bands of the late 1960s and 1970s. Their breakout hit was “One” which was released in 1969, reaching #5 on the Billboard Hot 100 and scoring the band a gold record. They didn’t […]
  • The Gambler ( September 16, 2022)
    The original version of this song was released by Kenny Rogers in 1977, with “The Gambler” becoming his personal and professional trademark song until his death in 2018. The song was re-released in the 2000s and is popular in many foreign countries, with a sizable following building up for Kenny Rogers even in Korea, where […]
  • I Guess He’d Rather Be In Colorado ( September 14, 2022)
    It’s kind of obvious that John Denver was in love with Colorado. To start with, his chosen “professional” last name is Denver, the most populated & popular city in the entire state. Even though his last name is really Deutschendorf, Jr., John chose “Denver” for his stage name.  Places like Wikipedia even mention his official […]
  • Comeback Season ( August 24, 2022)
    Singer and songwriter Drake has come a long way since his humble beginnings. Drake really became famous after 2006, and honestly it took until this third mix tape release “So Far Gone” for him to become front of mind in the popular rap music category. Drake is an artist that is famous for constantly keeping […]
  • Ricochet ( August 23, 2022)
    Like weeds on a rockface waiting for the scythe Ricochet – Ricochet The world is on a corner waiting for jobs Ricochet – Ricochet Turn the holy pictures so they face the wall And who can bear to be forgotten And who can bear to be forgotten March of flowers – March of dimes These […]
  • Style ( August 23, 2022)
    Now here comes a musical shack attack Really on truly design to make you rock Whether you white or black In a pants or frock Round a front or back Down an bottom or on top Is Pablo Ranks round the microphone a chat On the musical shack attack seen (Dreadlocks) Here them style ya […]
  • Your Funeral My Trial ( August 23, 2022)
    I am a crooked man And I’ve walked a crooked mile Night, the shameless widow Doffed her weeds, in a pile The stars all winked at me They shamed a child Your funeral, my trial A thousand Marys lured me To feathered beds and fields of glover Bird with crooked wing cast It’s wicked shadow […]
  • Wild Wild West ( August 23, 2022)
    Once upon a time there lived a man In a place that’s known as East Oakland He can rap to the beat like all the rest So rough hanging tough in the wild wild west With his gansta waves and gangsta hoods He made friends with dealers and crooks And when the party was on […]
  • Set The World A Fire ( August 23, 2022)
    Red flesh cloud’s choking out the morning sky They said it’d never come, we knew it was a lie All forms of life die now the humans all succumb Time to kiss your ass goodbye the end has just begun Distorted figures walk the street, it’s 1989 Weeds once underneath your feet have grown to […]
  • How Does It Feel To Be Back ( August 23, 2022)
    Please return, come back, I’ve been saving your place Too much time has elapsed-unreality-memory erases The rules and the rights and the wrongs don’t apply Far apart – So together is destiny weeded to fate I write the script, you direct my dreams We’re along on the beach for the passionate scene And it’s a […]
  • Express Yourself ( August 23, 2022)
    Yo, man… There’s a lot of brothers out there flakin’ and perpetratin But scared to kick reality. Man, you’ve been doing all this dope producing. You had a chance to show ’em what time it is… So, what you want me to do? Express Yourself… I’m expressin’ with my full capabilities, And now I’m livin’ […]
  • Empty Garden (Hey, Hey Johnny) ( August 23, 2022)
    What happened here As the New York sunset disappeared I found an empty garden among the flagstones there Who lived here He must have been a gardener that cared a lot Who weeded out the tears and grew a good crop And now it all looks strange It’s funny how one insect can damage so […]
  • Extra Manish ( August 23, 2022)
    I’m a little mannish muthafucka I take after my older brother Started off selling marijuana but now I’m selling yola Shit was gettin hella funky at first when a nigga was stealin a bitches purse Ended up gettin kicked out of every Vallejo school they clocked me like a circus I was the little mannish […]

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