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Peaceful Mountain

Wed, Oct 26, 2005@9:50AM | comments removed/disabled

[D.C. panda gets a name]

This happened last week, but I just got wind of it. The Washington D.C. Zoo finally decided to name its Panda Tai Shan after the famous Chinese mountain. Tai Shan means Peaceful Mountain; an apt name for a Panda and also a Rush song off the album Hold Your Fire. The song was inspired by Neil Peart's trip to the summit of this holiest of holy mountains in China. This also happens to be my personal favorite song on the album:

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