It seems like a lot of Drunken Recollections are about mix-ups, so why not create a term for it:
This post is about a pair of moments of alconfusion… one on my behalf, one on behalf of another.
- My Alconfusion
While in Kentucky for the derby, I was at the bar and somebody was talking about Rachel Nichols and her possible hook-ups with most of the NFL or NBA or whatever… that’s neither here nor there. They were talking about the sportscaster from ESPN:
I thought they were talking about this Rachel Nichols:
Hopefully this will help:
So my alconfusion was me thinking they were speaking ill of actress Rachel Nichols when they weren’t. They were just speaking ill of the sportscaster I don’t
find attractive know.
- Another’s Alconfusion
I was going to write about Lupe Fiasco’s The Show Goes On a while back because it liberally borrows from Modest Mouse’s Float On, but the song’s creators acknowledged that at the time of release, so I didn’t. But I get to write about it today.
While this tune played at the bar, a friend asked who performed this Float On rip-off. I answered correctly, but what she thought I said cracked me up.