As Groupon has the cojones to turn down a $6 billion buyout offer from Google this week, one's thoughts turn to what one might do with $6 billion just ahead of Christmas.
More travel? No doubt. A full-time personal pannekoek preparer? Indeed. A 24/7 on-call ear-hair trimmer? Obviously.
But for those of us with more modest means, an iTunes shopping spree will do. Some musical suggestions I've made in the past have been well-received. Here are a few more:
Sometime Around Midnight - The Airborne Toxic Event
Islands - The xx
I Don't Really Mind - Tame Impala
Just Breathe - Pearl Jam
Ghosts - Silver Starling
Old-school fans might like:
On The Dark Side - John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band
Turn it up and dance your whitest, Bruce Springsteen/Courtney Cox dance to this one.
Where I'm From - Digable Planets
Paid in Full (The Coldcut Remix) - Eric B and Rakim
Just nod your head and represent
Somebody's Crying - Chris Isaak