Steven L. Smith, Bellingham, WA Home Inspector (King of the House)

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Sexy Sharks and the King of Seduction

If you lived in the last century, you probably know that Barry White was known as the king of seduction. In theory, when he tuned up and started singing, all the barriers came falling down. Lives were changed, children conceived. That is what "they" say, whoever "they" might be.

Well, I could not believe it the other day when I was reading an article. It said, and I kid you not, that Barry White's music is so sexy and sensual that marine biologists in Great Britain were channeling Barry White songs into the shark tanks in an effort to get the old shark libido pumped up a bit. You will see, by the date on the story, that this is old news. Maybe it is to everyone else but not to me. I had never heard of such a thing in my life -- till now. They seemed to think that it is working, you can read the story here.

And, if you do not know who Barry White is, one of his typical "seductive" songs is below. 

 

Steven L. Smith

Bellingham WA Home Inspections

Steven L. Smith

If you enjoy nostalgia and music of yesteryear, click on Elvis' gold record to visit This Day In History. To explore The Stories Behind The Music blog posts click on the electric guitar. 

 

        

 

 

 

 

Comment balloon 10 commentsSteven L. Smith • August 07 2008 05:17PM
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