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The Invincibility Station

Cultivate a sense of invincibility.
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Most of the time, this radio station is silent. At random intervals -- and no more than once an hour -- it plays the "invincibility music" from Super Mario Bros. for fifteen seconds.

For these fifteen seconds, all listeners are to behave as if they were invincible, and to do courageous things: ask the girl out, tell off the boss, park illegally, pay utility bills, etc.

(of course, listeners understand that they aren't _technically_ invincible: leaping from tall buildings and running red lights are still discouraged)

caprice_of_mind, Jan 06 2004


       I want my shoes to play that music at odd times during the day. I can just imagine helping a customer, hearing the music, and hitting on his hottie girlfriend. I think the music would long run-out before I made it to England to visit [po], though ... The "time is running out" theme from Super Mario Brothers might be nice too ...
Letsbuildafort, Jan 06 2004

       Not being a video gamer, I don't know the tune, but the concept is good...perhaps a selection of invincible tunes....certain classical and rock tunes have invincible overtones.....   

       Off topic...any research on what in music evokes which feelings in human beans ?
normzone, Jan 06 2004

       hey Fort! no time limit, mate!
po, Jan 06 2004

       Someday, [po] ... someday ... If I ever end up going to the Isle of Man TT, I'll give you a ring ...
Letsbuildafort, Jan 06 2004

       Only subscribers who have completed the accompanying 12 step program are allowed to listen. All others are too afraid.
kbecker, Jan 06 2004

       Just stumbled across this while hitting the random button. LOVE IT!
bleh, Aug 20 2009


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