I had, at one point in the past, spoken out against facial piercings and gauged piercings.
I have recently been doing some research on Indian (surprise!) jewelry, and both a nose piercing and gauged ear piercings now seem like a good idea. I was perhaps hasty in my angry ranting.
I am often hasty in my angry ranting.
Anyway. The opening visualization for the new Beatles Rock Band is really, really beautiful. It captures the feeling I felt as a 13-year old, discovering the Beatles for the first time:
I gots me goosebumps.