Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

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monomania

Soon even commercial hip-hop was drawing in electronic dance music, private musing, monomania, and gloom.

Learning to Rap (136) by Mark Greif
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cottage industry

This was a capitalist innovation, though one at the level of cottage industry.

Learning to Rap (136) by Mark Greif
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Chitlin' Circuit

in the fifties when not on the chitlin circuit

Learning to Rap (136) by Mark Greif
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tsitsith

I wasn't putting on a yarmulke and tsitsith

Learning to Rap (136) by Mark Greif
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exegesis

There are now countless hip-hop-lyric exegetical sites that try to resolve what is being said.

Learning to Rap (136) by Mark Greif
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joists

The joists that held the low roof seemed endangered by all the bodies flying and butting each other

Punk: The Right Kind of Pain (118) by Mark Greif
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jamboree

derivative of bluegrass festivals and folk-rock jamborees

Punk: The Right Kind of Pain (118) by Mark Greif
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vamps

songs built on long vamps of two chords

Punk: The Right Kind of Pain (118) by Mark Greif
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Sadeanism

a theatrical Sadeanism (different from direct sadism)

Punk: The Right Kind of Pain (118) by Mark Greif
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schismatic

all the schismatic leftist parties (Socialist, Communist, Trotskyist, antiracist liberal, etc)

Punk: The Right Kind of Pain (118) by Mark Greif
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zoot suit

African-American youth, wearing zoot suits

Punk: The Right Kind of Pain (118) by Mark Greif
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inchoate

which songs and careers will shape your inchoate private experience

Radiohead, or the Philosophy of Pop (99) by Mark Greif
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evensong

The purity of Yorke's falsetto belongs in a boy's choir at evensong.

Radiohead, or the Philosophy of Pop (99) by Mark Greif
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pullulating

One could only imagine Nadya supine, pullulating.

Octomom and the Market in Babies (56) by Mark Greif
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