That's right. Next month.
THE HELL YOU SAY!
A lot of institutions start the fall term in August. That's next month.
For many of us, that means a return of a life-force diminishing activity. Yes, I mean 'grading'.
Since everything is made better with a soundtrack*, I'm sharing my ever-expanding Grading Soundtrack below. Feel free to drop a relevant^ track in the comments.
- The Isley Brothers – Work To Do
- Peggy Lee – Why Dont You Do Right
- Donna Summer – She Works Hard For The Money
- Vince Guaraldi Trio – Linus & Lucy
- Queen – Another One Bites The Dust
- The Rolling Stones – You Can't Always Get What You Want
- John Lee Hooker – One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer
- Billy Preston – Nothing From Nothing
- OK Go – This Too Shall Pass - Marching Band Version
- Pet Shop Boys – What Have I Done To Deserve This? - 2001 - Remaster
- Jackson 5 – ABC
- Johnny Mathis – Too Much, Too Little, Too Late
- The Temptations – Ain't Too Proud To Beg
- Carole King – It's Too Late
- Ray LaMontagne – Trouble
- The Main Ingredient – Everybody Plays The Fool
- The Friends Of Distinction – Going In Circles
- The Spinners – It's A Shame
- Lou Rawls – Your Good Thing (Is About To End) - 2006 Digital Remaster
- B.B. King – The Thrill Is Gone
- Pat Benatar – Heartbreaker
- Kool Moe Dee – How Ya Like Me Now - Longer Version
- RUN-DMC – It's Tricky
- Frank Sinatra – That's Life
- Rick James – Cold Blooded
- Cake – I Will Survive
- Dean Martin – Ain't That A Kick In The Head - 1997 - Remastered
- Jamie Foxx – Blame It
- Calvin Harris – Sweet Nothing
- Nicky Romero – WTF!? (Original Mix)
- Club Nouveau – Why You Treat Me So Bad
- Ice Cube – Check Yo Self - Remix;
- Warren G – Regulate
- Solomon Burke – Cry To Me - Single/LP Version
- Tyrone Davis – Can I Change My Mind
- Daryl Hall & John Oates – I Can't Go For That (No Can Do) - Remastered 2003
- Stevie Wonder – All I Do
- Bobby Womack – I Can Understand It
- Eddie Taylor – I Feel So Bad
- The Marvelettes – I Know Better - Stereo Version
- Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Heads Will Roll
- Mariah Carey – You Don't Know What To Do
*This is a totes false assertion, but it feels true. Which, by the way, is how Fox News operates.
^Nickelback, Rush, and Pink Floyd are NOT relevant.
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