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Love Comes Tumbling 8 34.78%
Lady With The Spinning Head 4 17.39%
Hold Me Thrill Me Kiss Me Kill Me 0 0%
The Ground Beneath Her Feet 11 47.83%
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Old 01-23-2017, 09:04 PM   #16
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Love Comes Tumbling for the win.

Ground Beneath Her Feet to save it (and it probably is my least favourite here).

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Old 01-23-2017, 09:05 PM   #17
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Originally Posted by lazarus View Post
I'm also surprised Axver isn't still crying in a bathtub over 11 O'Clock's dismissal.
Someone ought to make sure he isn't going to take the toaster in there later

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TGBHF is such an outlier, like nothing else in their discography. And it's fantastic. The only legitimate reason for voting it off to me is because Bono didn't write the lyrics.

But as a track; the instrumentation, the production, the singing, I think it's the best thing left.

I'm also surprised Axver isn't still crying in a bathtub over 11 O'Clock's dismissal.
I don't care who wrote the lyrics, though they aren't particularly exceptional. Definitely the performance, not the lyricism, defines the song. Like I said in a past thread, it's worthy of the top ten, but top four exceeds its station.

And those acoustic live versions were unforgivable.

As was voting off 11OTT. Yes, I still view EYKIW as full of disgraceful heathens.
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Love Comes Tumbling for the win.
Good luck with that.

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