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JAIMIE VERNON – 10 STUPID HUMAN TRICKS

Posted in Opinion, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 2, 2016 by segarini

Jaimie Vernon_Viletones They say that memories are built on intense emotional events – happy, sad or frightening. I have very few in the latter category which might be why the few I have are so vivid. Of course, these incidents are always the ones involving acts of, not bravery or heroism, but good old fashioned idiocy. Unlike the current crop of social media Jackass rejects there is no visual proof of my actions…thankfully.

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JAIMIE VERNON – HELL AND COME BACK ALIVE

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 16, 2014 by segarini

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One of my favourite bands of all time, Klaatu, had a song entitled ‘Sir Bodsworth Rugglesby III’ about an old sea Captain who recalls his adventures on the edge of the world and boasts that he’d been to hell and come back alive. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Izt6-Bb1ZXY

I now know how he felt.

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JAIMIE VERNON – THE SKY HAS NO HANDLES

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 20, 2013 by segarini

vernon_1997My day job – moving Chryslers from one parking space once they’re unloaded from the factory trucks to another parking space one hundred feet away to be loaded onto trains by another driver making $1.00 more per hour a la ‘Ferris Bueller’s Day Off’ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XVACbEHkV2Q – slowed to a screeching halt this week. No, it isn’t because the Motor City declared bankruptcy. That was just a frightening coincidence.

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JAIMIE VERNON: MY TOP 10 STUPID HUMAN TRICKS

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 13, 2013 by segarini

YouthInAsia1Today I was supposed to deliver to you, my faithful readers, Chapter 2 of “Life’s A Canadian Rock Book 2: Turn On the Radio – The Moving Targetz Story”. As I started rifling through my old notes and half-written brainfarts I ran across something I’d completely forgotten I’d written and I thought to myself: “Self. Have you posted this on DBAWIS before?”

Honestly, I’m not sure. If you’ve seen it before, I apologize for repeating myself. If not, then you need to know that it’s the first section of a chapter Greg_Bullard_Vernonin a future book about Bullseye Records that will explain how and why I ended up representing Greg Godovitz (pictured here with Jaimie and Mike Bullard) and Goddo for nearly 10 years. But this passage isn’t about either of those things, really…it’s about my lifelong knack for putting myself in harm’s way.

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