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I was thinking since it there might not be a card exchange this year which is understandable because many are on tight budgets, hard times, etc. I decided to begin a Christmas thread for us to post music, greetings,etc.

  As for me, here is the recipe I was going to send with the cards which has been in my family for generations so here it is:

Spaghetti with Bacon Marinara
1.  Slice 1/2 pound of bacon into 4's
2.  Chop medium size onion
3. Fry 1/2 pound bacon with onion until cooked
4. Boil Spaghetti noodles until done
5. Drain noodles
6.  Add regular spaghetti sauce to noodles 
7.  Add cooked bacon/onion, grease mixture to pasta/sauce combination and enjoy!!
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On 12/16/2019 at 4:14 PM, Canadanne said:

Wow, I've loved the song for 20 years but I've never seen or heard this live version before!

Great song and by the way, I used this song as a part of my presentation when I attended the Art Institute of Seattle (History of Pop Music Class).  I included this song in the presentation(along with a video and, 1,500 word report) at the last minute and talk about timing because we were all getting ready for the Holiday Season.

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The ultimate U2 festive playlist...

Actual Christmas songs:
Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)
Happy Xmas (War Is Over)
I Believe In Father Christmas
White Christmas (I only just discovered this one)
Do They Know It's Christmas (multiple versions featuring Bono, though the original is the only one worth bothering with!)
Various Dublin busking performances featuring Bono/Edge

Songs with references to Christmas (not all particularly cheerful, but anyway!)
Angel Of Harlem
Miss Sarajevo
If God Will Send His Angels
Peace On Earth
Sleep Like A Baby Tonight
With Or Without You (PopMart Live From Mexico City) - I love the "Happy Christmas!" moment where this starts to build into a really magical, joyful performance ❤️

And a bunch of others with titles or lyrics relating to winter/snow etc...

Did I forget anything? U2gigs lists a few snippets of We Wish You A Merry Christmas and Jingle Bells, but I haven't heard any of them!

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