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View Poll Results: What is your least favorite song?
No Line on the Horizon 0 0%
Magnificent 0 0%
Moment of Surrender 0 0%
Unknown Caller 0 0%
I'll Go Crazy If I Don't Go Crazy Tonight 21 38.18%
Get on Your Boots 11 20.00%
Fez-Being Born 1 1.82%
White as Snow 10 18.18%
Breathe 0 0%
Cedars of Lebanon 12 21.82%
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Old 02-15-2013, 08:40 PM   #1
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Best Song Survivor: No Line, Round Two

Stand Up Comedy was eviscerated in the last round, leaving ten songs from No Line on the Horizon vying for for three slots in quarterfinals. You have twenty-four hours to vote against your least favorite song. For anyone just joining us, rules may be found here.

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Old 02-15-2013, 08:45 PM   #2
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I must say that I placed "Winter" (Linear version) on my NLOTH playlist on itunes, between Breathe and Cedars. I did that 4 years ago, and I think I kind of forgot that it wasn't really on the album!

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I'll go c-c-c-cwaaaaaaazzzzzzy if Crazy is still going crazy tomorrow night.
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Old 02-15-2013, 08:57 PM   #4
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Whatever will keep Cedars around.
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Old 02-15-2013, 09:48 PM   #5
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This is tight between Crazy Tonight and Magnificent for me. Crazy Tonight is lazy pop, but it's not pretending to be anything other than pop. Plus, it spawned the cool live remix. Magnificent is trying to be a big anthem and fails miserably. Still, objectively, Magnificent is probably a hair better, so I am voting Crazy Tonight.
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Cedars. I respect the band for doing it, I'm sure the lyrics are fantastic. But I NEVER listen to it. I don't like it. At least I dig the live remix of Crazy, and Boots made my running playlist.
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Yeah I'm gonna have to vote to save Cedars I think.
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Old 02-15-2013, 10:20 PM   #8
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Crazy Tonight, even though I don't hate it as much as others do. If I were voting on the live version, I'd rank it much higher, but I'm going by the album version here.
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White As Snow. But I still like it and it's a pretty song.
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I can't believe motherfucking Cedars is getting the same treatment as Boots and Crazy Tonight, two completely inconsequential tracks that drag the album down. God forbid the bpm drops below 120.
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Crazy Tonight... Best chance of saving Cedarse I reckon
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Has to be Crazy tonight.

Boots isn't a bad song, just a bad 1st single.
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Boots. Definitely Boots. All the other songs are markedly better. Hope Cedars and WAS stick around for a good long time. Two of the four best NLOTH tracks.
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