1.15.2011

Dance is my handshake drug

My drugs of choice have always been words, books, movies and TV. Anything built on word and story. But I've never been able to deny that two things possess (at most times) a much more immediate and direct path to the heart. Music and dance. Music hits you immediately. I don't think anything else is as effective. And dance, the ability to control the body with grace and unnatural precision, is also immediate and commanding.

So these days I find that my handshake drug of choice, if that makes sense, is dance clips online from reality TV dance shows. Here's one that hooked me recently:





ps. And if you haven't seen it before, MY GOD, light up a frickin' spoon, man:


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