Hit it, Shaffer!
1. Getting "Poker Face" stuck in my brain for the one thousandth time
I'm no lover of pop, female lead singers who mostly get by on their looks or gambling, but the fact is that, months after its release, this song is still churning about in my head as if constantly playing from millions of tiny speakers hidden throughout the world. Also, Lady Gaga's role in DJ Steve Porter's Auto-Tuned recap of 2009 was one of my personal highlights from the video:
2. Listening to ZZ Top's «Velcro Fly» after reading about it in Stephen King's Dark Tower series