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Old 01-17-2006, 11:22 PM   #61
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Old 01-19-2006, 02:33 AM   #62
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There is a special place in hell now for me, just for thinking of this image, let alone making it:



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Old 01-19-2006, 10:57 PM   #63
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that's the best cash picture ever.

i can't get over how top notch he was...
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Old 01-23-2006, 11:56 AM   #64
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Further to my earlier post, I have to add the brilliant

'I heard it from a friend/The revolution never happened'
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Old 01-23-2006, 12:18 PM   #65
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Originally posted by liamcool
"I've been waiting for a guy to come and take me by the hand"

- Disorder - Joy Division
The line is actually, "I've been waiting for a GUIDE to come and take me by the hand," which is what makes the line so fucking powerful. But you win, either way. I'm frankly shocked that y'all kept going on after this was posted, although I've gotta say...there've been a few great "nominations" posted up in here. Good job, for the most part.

Mr. Curtis takes the cake all the way, though. Especially when you factor in the delivery.
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Old 01-23-2006, 04:29 PM   #66
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Old 01-23-2006, 06:46 PM   #67
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Old 02-03-2006, 11:24 PM   #68
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It was 9'Oclock on a saturday

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Its the first that came to mind.
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Old 02-05-2006, 12:16 AM   #69
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Now that your picture's in the paper being rhythmically admired...

(OK, so it might not be best opening line EVER. But it's definitely number one for best opening line of a first song on a debut album.)
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You detached, Without connection
As I self-serve my defraying mind......

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Old 03-08-2006, 10:10 AM   #71
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"You're dangerous, 'cos you're honest."
--Author unknown

"And you know it's time to go through the sleet and driving snow
across the fields of mourning light in the distance."
--Mr. Plow

"We turn away to face the cold, enduring chill as the day begs the night for mercy love."
--Some guy on a bus

"I know I've got nothing to say, someone has taken my place."
-- Fleetwood Mac (LB) "Second Hand News"

"Every night that goes between, I feel a little less."
-- Fleetwood Mac (SN) "Storms"

"She broke down and let me in, made me see where I've been."
--Fleetwood Mac (LB) "Never Going Back"

"When the wind blows and the rain feels cold with a head full of snow, with a head full of snow."
--Rolling Stones (MJ/KR) "Moonlight Mile

"Did you ever wake up to find a day that broke up your mind,
destroyed your notion of circular time."
--Rolling Stones (MJ/KR) "Sway"

"You're the kind of person you meet at certain dismal dull affairs."
--Rolling Stones (MJ/KR) "19th Nervous Breakdown"

I'd keep going but I think you can see a pattern here....
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Old 03-08-2006, 12:15 PM   #74
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