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Re: The name; Laura Borealis news
- Subject: Re: The name; Laura Borealis news
- From: Andrew Rodenhiser
- Date: Thu, 6 Jun 1996 10:42:43 AST
On 6 Jun 96 at 9:58, hharkins\!/is.dal.ca wrote:
}They had a friend called Jason Larson, whose boss called him the slow one
} Oh, and that's the original sloan guy in the Polaroid picture on
}the cover of Peppermint
The letters in JASON LARSON can be rearranged to spell SLOAN ON
JARS, a hidden reference to the turn-of-the-century cure-all Sloan's
Liniment, a mentholated Vicks Vapo-Rub type concoction.
The Peppermintep was named after Pat Pentland, by reference to
Peppermint Patty in the Chales Schulz Peanuts cartoon.
Anyone have any idea where the album names came from?
Laura Borealis' real last name is, believe it or not, Crappo. Thus
the name of her band (which in it's current Crappo 2 incarnation
includes a few Hermits, Ian at least) and her Special Crap Office.
Borealis is a much nicer moniker, methinks.