Saturday, July 30, 2005

it's like xmas up in here!

(note: use of the words "up in here" is for comic effect only. thanks, the management)

how could i forget to post this week's mailbox present bonanzasplosion? because, let me be truthful, this stuff is incredibly awesome and you WILL be jealous!** (but, you know, i'll let you hold my eggcup if you want.)

speaking of the eggcup, here it is!

THE COOLEST EGGCUP IN THE WORLD FROM SOUNDKIOSK!!!!

isn't it just the most beautiful blending of form and function?? soundkiosk sent me this lovely thing and also some professional orbit gum!

ORBIT PROFESSIONAL FROM SOUNDKIOSK!!!!!

i'm qualified to chew it since i made 200 bubble gum skulls out of big red chewing gum for an installation piece in art school. but, i mean, are YOU qualified? (thanks so much for the wonderful things, soundkiosk!!)

but that's not all! sockenbär also sent me some wonderful, wonderful things too!!

A SURPRISE FROM GERMANY!!!

okok, that picture has 1) a kick ass summer burn mix! 2) a postcard of shanghai! and 3) a copy of whisper of the heart!!! a miyazaki movie that i hadn't even HEARD of before i met sockenbär!!

it's such fantastic film! i've watched it three times already! (thank you again, sockenbär!!)

but wait...there's more!!

irregular shed sent these lovelys!

KAIRO AND SUMMER BURN FROM IRREGULAR SHED!!

that photos includes 1) a rockin' summer burn cd 2) summer burn badges and 3) a copy of kairo which has been scaring the bezeejus out of me!! (japanese horror films CREEP ME OUT!!)

oh, and let's not forget bunchofpants and bigaldavies!

BADGES FROM BIG AL AND A POSTCARD FROM BUNCHOFPANTS!!

pants sent the fabulous hand painted postcard!! and big al sent another lovely postcard with some of his badges!! hooray!

and i'm sure you'll think that i'm rubbing it in, but i also got the BEST j-rock mix from manthatcooks!

CD FROM MANTHATCOOKS!!!

i hadn't even heard of half the bands!! i LOVE it!! and check out how the cd looks like vinyl! how t eh rock is that?!


have i mentioned that my postman hates me? he frowned at me when i got my netflix account. now he glares at me every time he sees me. loser.


**note: original purpose of post is not to make you jealous.

4 comments:

michael said...

I am suitably impressed and especially jealous of the mayasuki? copy that I've not heard of either!

r4kk4 said...

i can *cough* loan *cough* you a copy!

i think i still have your address.

swapatorium said...

What a lucky girl! Not jealous, but extremely happy for you. I love that CD that looks like a record. You should be getting my little surprise in the mail any day now, if you haven't already.

r4kk4 said...

i am very, very lucky to have met such nice people!

oh, i got your "little" surpirse, snappy! HAHAHA!! it's BEAUTIFUL!!! THANK YOU SOOO MUCH!!!