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Wednesday, April 30, 2008

when i checked my email this morning i got very excited because i had a new kids on the block tour announcement email!!

instantly excited, i clicked through to the website to check out the tour dates to see when i was going to see my boys.

i wasn't happy.

there were only ten dates announced but no cleveland. where's cleveland?!?!

the little girl inside me cried a bit. then the adult in me realized that they MUST be announcing more dates. they must! i'll keep thinking positively.

so because i am confidant in what a beautiful woman i grew up to be i can share the following picture with you.

yes, that is me age 10, with my nkotb birthday cake - it even has my name on it!

the outfit, the glasses, the headband. i mean i don't even know what do with this picture but laugh. but it is proof ladies and gentlemen that i am true nkotb fan. they better be coming to cleveland.

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the cavs just lost. they need me there to win - i'm serious. someone should have given me a ticket (cough, cough nameless). damn those wizards! ugh. i guessing lebron is doing this right about now...

yes, that is gary coleman as lebron


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on a happy note, a happy birthday note that is. one of my favorite friends miss muffin is celebrating her birthday today! strike that pose lady. hope it's the best year yet and i can't wait to do dinner on friday : )



25 comments:

  1. Oh oh oh oh oh.

    Oh oh oh oh.

    Oh oh oh oh oh.

    The right stuff.

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  2. that pictures made me crack up. I have many similar ones... thank god for contacts is all I have to say. lol

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  3. Oh, man, this is how I felt when Hanson decided not to come through to Atlanta *or* Boston. Sure, I could have gone to Hampton Beach...if I had a car.

    Fortunately, when my other loves had their comeback, I was able to go. I should find and scan my Backstreet Boys birthday cake from when I turned 13. My mom, ever the artist, drew their faces in icing. It was amazing: Best birthday cake ever.

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  4. Love the picture. You are brave, you are my hero.

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  5. Gary Coleman is getting a lot of play on our blogs.

    I don't know what that says about us.

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  6. Alexa, were you a Jordan, Justin or Joey girl (let's face it, no one was a Danny or Donnie girl)?

    BOO CAVS!!!!!!!!!!

    YAY MUFFIN!!!!!!!!!!

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  7. Wow! You really are a NKOTB fan. I always loved Joey. I wouldn't mind seeing him shake his butt like a pre-teen on stage.

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  8. Wow, your name right next to NKOTB, all there in icing. No wonder you looked so happy.

    And now, thanks to So@24, I'll be singing The Right Stuff for the rest of the day. And I don't think I mind.

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  9. Um, that cake is amazing. AMAZING.

    I hope they add Cleveland to their tour!

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  10. I am feeling a road trip will be necessary in the near future . . .

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  11. oh. my. god. that is an AWESOME picture.

    i wasn't allowed much exposure to "popular culture" back in the NKOTB heyday, so i never was a fan :-(

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  12. You have to go to the next Cavs game and bring that Gary Coleman thing, I think LeBron would love to have it.

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  13. I was also disappointed by the NKOTB dates.

    Why the F did the Q create those ugly colored shirts? I want to go on Friday.

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  14. When i was a kid i got backstage passes to the New Kids concert and met Jordan, John and Danny. I was the coolest kid in school! Lex i loooove that picture of you!

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  15. so@24 - oh, i know i got the right stuff. snap. i'm also hangin' tough.

    maxie - thank god!

    holly - i'd like to see a picture of that cake

    tipp - yeah, it's pretty damn embarrassing, but i know i'm cute now so it's ok. haha

    rs27 - it says that we are cool, duh.

    cblake - um court, there is no justin in NKOTB!

    dolce - i have another confession to make. i saw joey last year when he came to the HOB. his booty was still oh so fine. ::face blushes::

    noelle - it's the little things that make a 10 year old happy. the little things. ha

    jess - oh it was amazing, and ME TOO!

    dr wild - yes, but i hope it doesn't come to that

    alice - well you can jump on that band wagon now. it's never too late to be a groupie

    surviving myself - i will! now i must plot how to steal it from the wall that it is hanging on.

    allison m - yeah, what's up with that mustard color?!? gag.

    diva - you were ALWAYS the coolest kid in school, duh.

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  16. Happy Birthday Muffin!!!

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  17. That picture makes my Aladdin castle cake look bad haha!

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  18. I think I had those same glasses.

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  19. Well, if not Cleveland, then maybe Chicago? Though, if you do go to the concert wherever they may be playing, I think you need to bring back that 10-year-old outfit. Awesome.

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  20. That picture has got to be one of the funniest pictures I've ever seen. Tell me you still have that outfit!!

    So...feel free to hate me, but I didn't know NKOTB had reunited. Did every band member come back?

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  21. maybe they're coming to columbus or pittsburgh. :)

    and i have incriminating pictures just like that. although not a NKOTB cake unfortunately. damn.

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  22. Woopsy! Jooooooooooohnathan! I guess I just can't think "boy band" without the name Justin somehow being associated!

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  23. Oh, NKOTB. Exciting that they're having a reunion tour, not so exciting they will be going to other cities than yours (and mine). I had a NKOTB Ken-like doll. And he had a rat tail. Awesome, no?

    Your birthday cake makes me smile. And if I had been more into them, I would have requested one and would have a picture exactly like that.

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  24. This post reminded me that I actually dreamt that I was going to see the New Kids last night. It's like I'm 10 again-- dreaming about Joe's high pitched crooning!
    *swoon*

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