Things that make you happy

I’m with you there.

And offer some snazzy trumpet:

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Maybe I’ll just go back to percussion.

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This:

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More Tuba. It’s s slow build. Stick with it.

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This Plugz’ “Reel Ten” surf-style Ennio Morricone tribute scoring the glorious cosmic ride finale of “Repo Man”

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Breezes on a perfect temperature day. Watching my son take care of his little sister when he doesn’t think anyone is watching. Springtime when the oaks explode in new foliage, so delicate and thin the leaves glow translucent against blue sky and your eyes can’t quite settle on what shade of green they are, just that they’re so green they glow.

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this song ensnares me and soothes my heart.

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Butterflies. Orchids. The pup I’m dog-sitting. The fact of living where I do.

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Mister Rogers can always turn my smile upside down.
Not the best clip, but seems apt.

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What do you do with the mad that you feel?

Good stuff there.

Some CBT work there.

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Playing ukulele makes me happy. Godzilla/kaiju movies make me happy. This photo made me inconceivably happy the first time I saw it and still pleases me:

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David Byrne makes me happy. I hope one day he’ll tour with these happy mutants again.

The whole thing is great but Burning Down the House starts in at the 5:00 mark.

And this version is great

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I don’t!

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How about here?

(Another that makes me happy! When we visit the Royal BC Museum my kid and I race to the early 20th century ‘theater’ to see this bit. “The Gold Rush” is the only film it shows and it’s been running for decades. ETA: Adam Buxton and Jonathan Ross didn’t recognize him without makeup either, and they’re middle-aged English TV personalities.)

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This song, heck the whole album always makes me feel better.

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It makes me happy to think that Miles Davis did an Anti-Nowhere League cover.
ETA: I know he didn’t. But in my chosen reality… :slight_smile:

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I posted this in the hedgehog thread, but it does make me happy:

Here’s the Art Nouveau work in focus:

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Weirdly, Eels always cheer me up.

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