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Desc:And it was invented by Benjamin Franklin!
Category:Arts, Science & Technology
Tags:glass harmonica, street musician, music nerd, weird instruments
Submitted:Cube
Date:01/10/10
Views:1072
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Comment count is 9
Sputum - 2010-01-11
This website has trained me to hear the autism their voices.
Hailey2006 - 2010-01-11
This is pretty awesome!
HankFinch - 2010-01-11
"where you from?"
"Tiawan"
"Tiawan? How about A CHINESE song 'purple baboo'"


Crackersmack - 2010-01-11
She probably says the same thing to every Asian person that watches her perform.

"Korean?! How about a Chinese song, 'Purple Bamboo'"

Spastic Avenger - 2016-03-21
I secretly hope it's because she knows Taiwan is the only remaining part of the Republic of China.

HarrietTubmanPI - 2010-01-11
It was thought to make you mad due to the leaded crystal they used to use.
poorwill - 2010-01-11
Awesome - I have an album of Glass Harmonica music and I knew a bit about its weird history but somehow I'd actually never seen it action before. ***** A++
cognitivedissonance - 2010-01-11
Additional fun history:

The "It makes you mad!" thing actually stemmed out of a dispute after Ben Franklin sat on Louis XVI's council deposition against Anton Mesmer, of Mesmerism.

Ben Franklin took a dim view of Mesmerism, and in response, Mesmer started the madness rumors.
Camonk - 2010-01-11
Convulsions in dogs and cats, marital disputes, MASS HYSTERIA!
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