This is why Billy Joel is cool and the Wig is a douchenozzle

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  1. Shithead

    Shithead Well-Known Member

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    Billy Joel makes surprise visit to school's 'River of Dreams' Billy Joel tribute concert
    Originally published: April 9, 2014 7:00 PM
    Updated: April 9, 2014 10:25 PM
    By DAVID J. CRIBLEZ david.criblez@newsday.com


    Billy Joel watches the Deasy Elementary School students perform their spring concert, "The River of Dreams: A Billy Joel Tribute" held at Finley Middle School's Wunsch Art Center in Glen Cove on April 9, 2014. (Credit: Glen Cove School District)
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    Billy Joel got to watch a Billy Joel concert Wednesday.
    The Piano Man himself was a surprise guest in the audience at Glen Cove's Deasy Elementary School spring concert, "The River of Dreams: A Billy Joel Tribute."
    In the show, kindergartners through second-graders performed 15 songs from various phases of Joel's career.
    "We invited Billy Joel on a lark, but we didn't expect him to come. It was totally thrilling," said Nomi Rosen, Deasy's principal. "We were all beside ourselves."
    Joel drove to the Finley Middle School's Wunsch Art Center, where Deasy's concert was held, a mere 10 minutes from his Centre Island home, via motorcycle. He arrivedhttp://cdn.newsday.com/polopoly_fs/1.7660271.1397087185!/httpImage/image.JPG_gen/derivatives/display_600/image.JPG casually five minutes before the 9:30 a.m. start.
    "I asked him if he wanted to sit in front, but he said he would rather stay in the back so he wouldn't make the kids nervous," Rosen said.
    Parents and staff made a joint effort to invite Joel. Letters were sent, as well as Facebook messages ygquqon his fan page.
    "I found out two minutes before the concert started that he was here and it totally freaked me out. My nerves went sky-high," admitted Rosita Mallo, concert director and music teacher. "This was a very welcomed surprise. It gave the kids extra energy to perform."
    After hearing the kindergartners and first graders, Joel started getting flooded with photo and autograph requests, prompting him to exit early. However, the memory was already made.
    "These kids will have a story to tell how they got to sing for Billy Joel," says Kim Velentzas, 42, of Glen Cove, who was in the audience to see her son Harrison, 7, perform. "For a Long Islander, that's a big deal."
     
  2. Beth143nacho

    Beth143nacho Well-Known Member VIP

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    To Howard's credit: ain't no one putting on a concert in Howard's honor to test tho theory.
     
  3. bznick

    bznick Hustling, Flowing, and Hating! Gold

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    Howard, "What are they paying Billy to show up there Robin? Nothing? Who does that? Who makes appearances for free?"
     
  4. HowieStearn

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    its all about the marbles jimmy
     
  5. guruhugz

    guruhugz Well-Known Member

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    regular guy
     
  6. jyanks

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    Can you imagine if Howard showed up at one of Mooski's Stern Fan Parties!?!?
     
  7. Hamptons

    Hamptons Well-Known Member

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    Howard works for a living so he wouldn't be able to go, not to mention he would have to leave early
     
  8. HowieStearn

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    can you imagine if wig showed up anywhere?
     
  9. skytzoboy

    skytzoboy not a fuck to give

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    Billy Joel rides & restores cool old Moto Guzzis....Wiggy is a big pussy who's afraid of anything remotely dangerous and would never ride a motorcycle.

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    so true. marbles are the only thing that matter.
    very cool of billy joel....he's a real long islander and even though he's attained unbelievable success is still capable of doing decent things.
     
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    May b howard will take his off 4 the show. just take a good look at billy / howard / . women must b blind 2 fuck these guys. i bet the women turn the lights out when fucking them lololoo
     
  12. yaddc

    yaddc Well-Known Member

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    BILLY was cool back in the day. b 4 he started wrapping his benz around trees.
     
  13. R.P. McMurphy

    R.P. McMurphy Well-Known Member

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    ...what a jerk he could have done a few tunes for the rescue kittens at nsal. :mad:
     
  14. BethOsItchyHem

    BethOsItchyHem Well-Known Member

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    Don't understand why people can't just leave the guy alone and watch the show, and Howard is a douche.
     
  15. jyanks

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    Has he written anything new since that timeframe?
    Could he have been prescribed anti-depressants after his breakdown/addiction problem?
    I wonder if that impacted his creativity......
     
  16. Laika

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    The kids would be afraid if Howard showed up. The fright wig would scare them
     
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    skytzoboy not a fuck to give

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    Hey dipshit, you're posting with the adults now, not sending a text. Try complete sentences and grammar beyond 3rd grade level Mr. Shitpiles.
     
  18. peterfonda

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    Great story. It's always good to do things for children. Billy is still a modest guy. Howard is a phony bullshitter. I don't know why Billy bothers within.
     
  19. Mlaw

    Mlaw Quite Contrarian Gold

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    our local kindergarten is putting on "Butt Bongo Fiesta" for Easter
     
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    Wiggy has spent his whole life pretending to be something he's not. Billy's just been Billy.