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Old 07-31-2005, 12:08 AM   #61
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What I wanna know is how you all know these horrid songs in the first place? Well?



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Old 07-31-2005, 12:19 AM   #62
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True. If it was a burried album cut and not a single, it would be a cult classic ala Acrobat, Crumbs, and Gone.

But it's the "popular" song. So hipsters have to hate it.
are you serious?

people, come on. it's elevation with SLIGHTLY better lyrics.

i'm not a hipster, but i still think it sucks. and i don't particularly like acrobat, or crumbs either.
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Heh. Told ya it was bad.

indra, to answer your question, when my family was living in Nebraska, my dad took a job at a country station there (there really weren't many other options for stations in the town we lived in). Therefore, he had to play that song. Therefore, I heard it.

Also, I like "Vertigo". It's just a fun rock song.

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Old 07-31-2005, 07:11 AM   #64
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I'd like to put a boot in toby keith's ass for writing that embarressing song.

not all americans feel that way.
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Most of the output on the Sarah label was ridculously boring (Field Mice excepting). Not the worst, but hey, not very good either.
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My Boo by Usher was another horrible song
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are you serious?

people, come on. it's elevation with SLIGHTLY better lyrics.

i'm not a hipster, but i still think it sucks. and i don't particularly like acrobat, or crumbs either.
Yes, I'm serious. And Acrobat and Crumbs are top 10 U2 song to my ears.

Different strokes as they say.
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There are worse U2 songs than Vertigo.

Toby Keith lyrics
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indra, to answer your question, when my family was living in Nebraska, my dad took a job at a country station there (there really weren't many other options for stations in the town we lived in). Therefore, he had to play that song. Therefore, I heard it.

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Oh, you poor child!

One thing country music does have going for it (at least the older stuff) is some of the most frickin' hilarious song titles.
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Years ago the place where I worked had country music on the radio all day long. There were times I wanted to take a sledgehammer to the radio.

As bad as "Courtesy of the Red, White and Blue" is, "La-La" by Ashee Simpson might be even more annoying because it is being used in a shampoo commercial, so I can just be innocently watching TV when all of a sudden I will be assaulted by it. Just the short snippet of it they use is enough to make me homicidal.
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Oh, you poor child!
Yeah... Thankfully, the station my dad works at now is a rock one, so I don't have to put up with that song anymore.

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One thing country music does have going for it (at least the older stuff) is some of the most frickin' hilarious song titles.
LOL, oh, yes. Like "She Thinks My Tractor's Sexy". WTF? ...

Not a title, but I also remember hearing a country song once in which one of the opening lines was something about how the guy had a Rice Krispie bar in the microwave. I was like, "Good for you...?"

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I'd like to put a boot in toby keith's ass for writing that embarressing song.
LOL, not a bad idea......

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not all americans feel that way.
Thank god...

Also, yes, "LaLa is a stupid song, too. Ashlee Simpson's music in general is just not good (wants to kill whomever had the oh-so-brilliant idea to put "Pieces Of Me" on the radio and get it to where people were playing it over and over and over and over and over and over......).

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"La-La" by Ashee Simpson
now... that is really really bad. stuck in a moment or elvis ate america are heaven compared with that
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"What If" by Coldplay is one of the most atrocious songs I've ever heard, lyrically and sonically, and I'm a semi-Coldplay fan

"Incomplete" by the Backstreet Boys is so obnoxious, and the nasal, fakeass delivery adds on to that ten-fold.
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"Incomplete" by the Backstreet Boys is so obnoxious, and the nasal, fakeass delivery adds on to that ten-fold.
I don't know. For once, the Backstreet Boys seem to be making some serious music. Incomplete is actually not that bad. Nothing special but definitely better than the 'you are the fire, my one desire' crap!
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are you serious?

people, come on. it's elevation with SLIGHTLY better lyrics.

i'm not a hipster, but i still think it sucks. and i don't particularly like acrobat, or crumbs either.
come on caisenma, i've seen you say this several times now. vertigo is FAR superior to elevation...in almost every aspect. when you put vertigo into its context with the biblical elements i think that its message, mood, and execution far excedes that of a mole digging in a hole can't sing but i've got soul el-eh-vay-shun.
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