I was sitting in a co-workers office and we started talking about the Beastie Boys. She told me that she got her first CD along with her first CD player when she was in eighth grade and it was Alanis Morrisette followed by the Beastie Boys as her second CD. She thought I'd be surprised by her album choices but I was shocked at the age she got her first CD. I've been hooked on CDs since I was 11. We kept reminiscing about milestone CDs. We all have them and it's interesting to think about how much music affects your life. Even the act of purchasing a CD is magical. I still don't purchase iTunes because I actually smell a freshly cracked CD and enjoy its rich aroma. So, onto the good stuff: