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Reply #30 posted 02/25/22 1:40am

Vannormal

IanRG said:

Not mother anymore but "You sexy grammar ...". Now that is a sign o' the times.

thus, a double mistake

LOL

S U P P O R T --- U K R A I N E --- N O W --- 4 --- MORE PEACE !!!
"The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves. And wiser people so full of doubts" (Bertrand Russsell 1872-1972)
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Reply #31 posted 02/25/22 10:34am

Revolution81

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I-

I don't get it... O' in old english means "of" not "of the". So the way its written IS correct

What's the use in half a story, half a dream
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Reply #32 posted 02/25/22 2:55pm

IanRG

Vannormal said:

IanRG said:

Not mother anymore but "You sexy grammar ...". Now that is a sign o' the times.

thus, a double mistake

LOL

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You got it!

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Reply #33 posted 02/25/22 3:23pm

onlyforaminute

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Sign "☮︎" the Times

make it easy on yourself and mimick the actual cover
Time keeps on slipping into the future...


This moment is all there is...
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Reply #34 posted 02/25/22 3:48pm

nayroo2002

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Sign Peace The Times

"Whatever skin Ur in
we all need 2 b friends"
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Reply #35 posted 02/25/22 3:52pm

IanRG

Sine of the times? What, with everything going up and down.

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Reply #36 posted 02/25/22 4:10pm

TrevorAyer

peace sign o the sign o the times

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Reply #37 posted 02/25/22 4:20pm

onlyforaminute

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nayroo2002 said:

Sign Peace The Times


Nah. Copy and paste.
Time keeps on slipping into the future...


This moment is all there is...
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Reply #38 posted 02/25/22 4:56pm

IanRG

onlyforaminute said:

nayroo2002 said:

Sign Peace The Times

Nah. Copy and paste.

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Copy and paste from the official website would be 'SIGN O' THE TIMES' for the album and 'Sign o' the Times' for the song.

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Reply #39 posted 02/25/22 5:09pm

onlyforaminute

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IanRG said:



onlyforaminute said:


nayroo2002 said:

Sign Peace The Times



Nah. Copy and paste.

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Copy and paste from the official website would be 'SIGN O' THE TIMES' for the album and 'Sign o' the Times' for the song.


Yeah I see every other place writes it the same way but that's not what the cover says.
Time keeps on slipping into the future...


This moment is all there is...
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Reply #40 posted 02/25/22 7:22pm

IanRG

onlyforaminute said:

IanRG said:

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Copy and paste from the official website would be 'SIGN O' THE TIMES' for the album and 'Sign o' the Times' for the song.

Yeah I see every other place writes it the same way but that's not what the cover says.

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Nor is what the orginal album says on the record, CD, in the rack listing etc. - they all use the peace symbol on mine. However in the SDE, it is a mix between peace symbols and o' - the latter as used in the text of the book.

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All jokes aside, both are used and the grammar error there in is just a bit of fun. As an artist's name for their art, the grammar error is long known and irrelevant.

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Reply #41 posted 02/26/22 3:19pm

nayroo2002

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IanRG said:

onlyforaminute said:

IanRG said: Yeah I see every other place writes it the same way but that's not what the cover says.

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Nor is what the orginal album says on the record, CD, in the rack listing etc. - they all use the peace symbol on mine. However in the SDE, it is a mix between peace symbols and o' - the latter as used in the text of the book.

.

All jokes aside, both are used and the grammar error there in is just a bit of fun. As an artist's name for their art, the grammar error is long known and irrelevant.

"Nobody got in nobody's way.

So i guess it was a good day."

"Whatever skin Ur in
we all need 2 b friends"
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Reply #42 posted 02/28/22 5:00am

fortuneandsere
ndipity

Battersea Odyssey.


The world's problems like climate change can only be solved through strategic long-term thinking, not expediency. In other words all the govts. need sacking!

If you can add value to someone's life then why not. Especially if it colors their days...
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Reply #43 posted 03/02/22 4:13am

TheEclecticEle
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Point made with his other songs…

Condition O'Heart

Rebirth O'Flesh

When the Dawn O'Morning Comes

Jam O'Year

The Other Side O'Pillow

Return O'Bump Squad

Song O'Heart


I read these in a Yorkshire accent in my head and it's a joyful thing. In a strong Yorkshire accent, the definite article gets replaced by a glottal stop or glottal stop/t sound depending on whether the next sound is a vowel. It's a very very traditional county and most of the time the dropped "the" is found in things like "top o t'moor" or "on Ilkey moor bar t'hat", which adds even more comedy value. You might need to be from the UK to "get it", but it's hilarious. At least I think so.

https://www.youtube.com/w...amp;t=455s

[Edited 3/2/22 4:19am]

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Reply #44 posted 03/02/22 12:55pm

fortuneandsere
ndipity

TheEclecticElectric said:

Doozer said:

Point made with his other songs…

Condition O'Heart

Rebirth O'Flesh

When the Dawn O'Morning Comes

Jam O'Year

The Other Side O'Pillow

Return O'Bump Squad

Song O'Heart


I read these in a Yorkshire accent in my head and it's a joyful thing. In a strong Yorkshire accent, the definite article gets replaced by a glottal stop or glottal stop/t sound depending on whether the next sound is a vowel. It's a very very traditional county and most of the time the dropped "the" is found in things like "top o t'moor" or "on Ilkey moor bar t'hat", which adds even more comedy value. You might need to be from the UK to "get it", but it's hilarious. At least I think so.

https://www.youtube.com/w...amp;t=455s

[Edited 3/2/22 4:19am]


Yes true. Some people from outside UK think all British accents are the same. Which is also hilarious. And if they could hear a proper Yorkshire accent they'd probably be thinking, "What language is this?".


The world's problems like climate change can only be solved through strategic long-term thinking, not expediency. In other words all the govts. need sacking!

If you can add value to someone's life then why not. Especially if it colors their days...
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Reply #45 posted 03/11/22 8:01am

2freaky

Cause he was 2freaky.

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Reply #46 posted 03/17/22 6:33pm

kiowatrail

It's easier to read the way Prince wrote it.

[Edited 3/24/22 12:57pm]

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Reply #47 posted 03/18/22 6:45am

Genesia

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TheBigBang said:

I don't mean to shit all over this premise, since it is kinda fun, but...

It was never an O followed by an apostrophe. It was always an O in parenthesis. Even in the liner notes.


Nah, shit all over it. Please. It deserves it.

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