Has it really been that long?

Remember Susan Boyle’s appearance on “Britain’s Got Talent” when she sang “I Dreamed a Dream”? I’d have guessed it was maybe two years ago. It’s actually been almost six years (April 11, 2009). Where’d those six years go?? Anyway, I enjoyed seeing it again. Hope you do too.

I wrote about it at the time:

It’s already viral. That doesn’t matter. It’s sappy, it’s corny, it’s British. So what. … Doesn’t change a thing. “Britain’s Got Talent” indeed. I started crying half way though it. Never, never, never, NEVER judge a book by its cover. Never.

And yes, I cried all over again.

Categories: Media, personalities, video content

9 replies

  1. She is a real wonder – and how wonderful life discovered her, finally.
    Really enjoyed the flashback

  2. She was in KC in Oct, same beautiful voice and same shy lady we met in that video clip. Could tell she was on script with her “between the songs” talking, yet evenso, her Scottish accent and inflections were genuine and i am happy to have gone. So much bravery on her part to push through the stress and figure out how to enjoy performing on an international scale. Les Mis is one of my favorite stage musicals (not the movie version) and her interpretation, albeit omitting a verse, could stand against any of the B’way Fantines. I always enjoy watching the expressions on those smug faces who had written her off before her first note. Thanks for bringing her back for the evening!

  3. Hip Hip hurrah..Hip Hip hurrah Hip Hip hurrah Chip Chip and Cheerio!

  4. Great stuff like that just never gets old! 😀

"Whether it's the best of times or the worst of times, it's the only time we've got." ~ Art Buchwald

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