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Postby hesgone95 » Mon Mar 26, 2007 12:39 pm

amyjared wrote:Here are some great reasons not to buy coors:

http://www.corporations.org/coors/

The best reason is because it's a poor quality beer. Some of my faves include:

Microbrews:
Fat Tire
Anchor Steam
Anderson Valley (It's hop ottin!)
Red Tail
Deschutes (Mirror Pond is their best,imho)

British Brews:
Bass
Samuel Smith (the best oatmeal stout available)
Newcastle (a smooth Brown beer)


amyjared, anything from Anderson Valley is awesome. That beer is one that I really miss living abroad. Eye of the Hairball is a seasonal that they only make in 22oz bottles that is particulary good. And I gotta agree about the Sammy Smith. Very tasty Nut Brown, better that Newcastle, which I also love btw.

In reference to the Fountain, check out this essay on David Dodd's site. Interesting read.

http://arts.ucsc.edu/gdead/agdl/ripple.html#analysis
Goin' home, goin' home
By the waterside I will rest my bones
Listen to the river sing sweet songs
To rock my soul
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Postby bodiddley » Mon Mar 26, 2007 12:53 pm

Isn't Coors run by a bunch of right-wing Homo hating neo Nazi's? Their Beer is piss anyway. Screw them.
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Postby Bluemoon » Tue Aug 14, 2007 4:31 pm

i've always looked at the same way as tiger strat, that it represents music
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Postby heavynylon » Tue Aug 14, 2007 5:00 pm

Music is certainly a reasonable interpretation. However, to me, the fountain represents heaven, or whatever you might consider the ultimate state of being in the afterlife. Then the path that is for your steps alone is one's individual, lifelong journey towards spiritual enlightenment.

Too heavy? Oh well, maybe is really is about beer.:)
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Postby gratephulphish123 » Tue Aug 14, 2007 5:02 pm

good topic. the well to me represents jerry. you're feelin low or "empty" and the phat man fills ya up again.
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Re: Ripple

Postby Oscillation » Sun Sep 09, 2007 2:26 am

hogwldfltr wrote:What is the fountain not made by the hands of men?

-Lee


One can only assume that it is a fountain created by non human druid type creatures.
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Re: Ripple

Postby strumminsix » Sun Sep 09, 2007 6:41 pm

Oscillation wrote:
hogwldfltr wrote:What is the fountain not made by the hands of men?

-Lee


One can only assume that it is a fountain created by non human druid type creatures.


I read into it as a metaphor...

Fountain being a source for something you need - ie water.
Not made by hands but by thoughts, intentions and words.
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Postby ronster » Mon Sep 10, 2007 11:17 am

I read into it as a metaphor...

Fountain being a source for something you need - ie water.
Not made by hands but by thoughts, intentions and words.


I've been smoke free for a little while now and simply read it as a naturally made fountain or spring given to us by the big guy.
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Postby Oscillation » Mon Sep 10, 2007 10:06 pm

thats the great thing about poetry...we all interpret it as something slightly different but we all like the fountain! So the fountain is a good thing!
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