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commonsparrow3
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Post by commonsparrow3 » January 5th, 2018, 9:56 pm

"Though the Agamemnon was obliged to acknowledge these congratulations in due form, the feeling of annoyance with which we regarded the vessel—"
"-- the feeling of annoyance rith ritch we wegarded the vessel -- with rich we wegarded -- rith which re regarded -- aargh!"

No sentence should have this many w's and r's in such close proximity. I sound like Elmer Fudd going on about some wascally wabbit.

https://librivox.org/uploads/bloopers/with_which_we_regard_blooper.mp3

TriciaG
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Post by TriciaG » February 12th, 2018, 10:05 am

I haven't posted a blooper in a long time. I'm about due. :)

Here's what happens when you don't pre-read the chapter: you get the wrong intonation.

https://librivox.org/uploads/bloopers/no_prereading_deedunmore_blooper.mp3
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Post by PatrickLondon » February 20th, 2018, 2:55 am

This is is what happens when you haven't pre-read an account of 17th century court intrigues that suddenly turns out to be rather more salaciously gossipy than you might have expected:

https://librivox.org/uploads/bloopers/saucysimon_blooper_pjw.mp3
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Post by sjmarky » February 21st, 2018, 12:16 pm

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realisticspeakers
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Post by realisticspeakers » February 21st, 2018, 4:17 pm

sjmarky wrote:
February 21st, 2018, 12:16 pm
Narration: It's a tough job.
https://librivox.org/uploads/bloopers/narratingwithtornrotatorcuff_mn.mp3
It must have been the legendary Black Beast of Aaaargh!

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Post by Cori » April 1st, 2018, 10:57 am

Adventures are fun and interesting -- especially when they throw up mysteries along the way. Here, you can actually hear the cogs in my brain turning ... https://librivox.org/uploads/bloopers/del-what_cs.mp3
There's honestly no such thing as a stupid question -- but I'm afraid I can't rule out giving a stupid answer : : To Posterity and Beyond!

Let's go on an April Adventure!

TriciaG
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Post by TriciaG » April 1st, 2018, 11:11 am

Cori wrote:
April 1st, 2018, 10:57 am
Adventures are fun and interesting -- especially when they throw up mysteries along the way. Here, you can actually hear the cogs in my brain turning ... https://librivox.org/uploads/bloopers/del-what_cs.mp3
8-) Good job! Yes, it's Delaware. ;)
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Fiction, partly about jail atrocities: It Is Never too Late
Watergate Report, volume 3: Here
E E Cummings' time in French prison: The Enormous Room

realisticspeakers
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Post by realisticspeakers » April 12th, 2018, 1:18 pm


mightyfelix
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Post by mightyfelix » April 12th, 2018, 5:57 pm

realisticspeakers wrote:
April 12th, 2018, 1:18 pm
Speaking of 10 year old child...https://librivox.org/uploads/bloopers/bloopercat.mp3
Cats are such a joy to record with, aren't they? :lol:
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Post by Twinkle88 » April 16th, 2018, 7:40 am

commonsparrow3 wrote:
January 5th, 2018, 9:56 pm
"Though the Agamemnon was obliged to acknowledge these congratulations in due form, the feeling of annoyance with which we regarded the vessel—"
"-- the feeling of annoyance rith ritch we wegarded the vessel -- with rich we wegarded -- rith which re regarded -- aargh!"

No sentence should have this many w's and r's in such close proximity. I sound like Elmer Fudd going on about some wascally wabbit.

https://librivox.org/uploads/bloopers/with_which_we_regard_blooper.mp3
Yes, I'm definitely sensing a feeling of annoyance there! :lol:

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