Are you stressed? Listen to this song, problem solved. Depressed? Put this song on, you’re happy. Feeling sorry for yourself? Boom.

Via on Jun 5, 2012

Sha la la la la oh baby

Quick Path to Enlightenment? Better than another effing meaningful quote on a sketchy background on Pinterest.

Sing it out loud, seriously, but not at all seriously, for extra strength.

What’s that in the wind? It’s Al Green, the reverend of happiness:

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*Or, you could meditate for 20 years. Even then, you’d probably be just another neurotic Buddhist.

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6 Responses to “Are you stressed? Listen to this song, problem solved. Depressed? Put this song on, you’re happy. Feeling sorry for yourself? Boom.”

  1. Mamaste says:

    Just intro'd on FB to: Culture.
    ~Mamaste

  2. simms says:

    Al Green…'nuff said :0)

  3. Vision_Quest2 says:

    Well, I've been all the way from "Miami Vice" … to NYC … and for stress reduction, the next stop could be "Hawaii Nice" ,by the then Blackwater Refuge:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ofqc1EvXwrI

  4. […] abusive husband and she copes with it through alcohol and screaming. She neglects herself—she’s depressed, internally leaderless and consumed by a constant narrative of rushing […]

  5. michael says:

    what do you mean by "neurotic" buddhist?

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