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Happy New Years Music Board Challenge: The Strokes vs. Yeah Yeah Yeahs

week 1: Barry Manilow defeated Michael Bolton
week 2: Simon and Garfunkel defeated Hall and Oates
week 3: Elton John defeated Billy Joel
week 4: Oasis defeated Blur
week 5: Notorious BIG defeated Tupac
week 6: Rolling Stones defeated Beach Boys
week 7: Alice in Chains defeated Soundgarden
week 8: Journey defeated Def Leppard
week 9: Pink Floyd defeated Queen
week 10: David Lee Roth Van Halen defeated Sammy Hagar Van Halen
week 11: Jay-Z Defeated Nas
week 12: The Ronettes Defeated The Chiffons
week 13: Bob Dylan defeated Johnny Cash
week 14: Depeche Mode defeated The Smiths
week 15: REM defeats Smashing Pumpkins
week 16: NWA defeats Public Enemy
week 17: Sublime defeats 311


The NYC music scene in the late 90s and early aughts -- with such acts as Interpol, Strokes, YYYs, The Rapture, TV on the Radio, The Walkmen, etc. -- was the epicenter for the burgeoning indie rock scene integrally intertwined with the post-punk revival generally. Arguably the two best bands to emerge from the NYC indie rock scene were the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and The Strokes.

So who ya got?

The Strokes -- 12:51

Yeah Yeah Yeahs -- Maps
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bobbyray21
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re: Happy New Years Music Board Challenge: The Strokes vs. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
YYYs


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TFTC
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re: Happy New Years Music Board Challenge: The Strokes vs. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
I loved the first Strokes record, so I'll give it to them on that alone...

I think The YYYs are good too...

Strokes


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re: Happy New Years Music Board Challenge: The Strokes vs. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Strokes


TheDoc
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re: Happy New Years Music Board Challenge: The Strokes vs. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Strokes in a landslide


bobbyray21
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Strokes in a landslide



You realize this makes no sense, right? Since you don't know what landslide means, see the below definition for clarification.


land·slide
/'lan(d)?slid/
Noun
An overwhelming majority of votes for one party in an election: "winning the election by a landslide"


TheDoc
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re: Happy New Years Music Board Challenge: The Strokes vs. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Yes, and the strokes will do that


bobbyray21
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Yes, and the strokes will do that


They might. But when you wrote "Strokes in a landslide", I have a hunch you didn't mean "I am voting for The Strokes; moreover, I predict that the vast majority of other posters will also vote for The Strokes."


TFTC
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re: Happy New Years Music Board Challenge: The Strokes vs. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Does it fricking matter? You knew what the frick he meant... I knew what the frick he meant... Everyone knows what the frick he meant!

Would you rather him use the tried and true "and it isnt even close"


bobbyray21
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Does it fricking matter? You knew what the frick he meant... I knew what the frick he meant... Everyone knows what the frick he meant!

Would you rather him use the tried and true "and it isnt even close"


You getting pissed? Ya sound pissed.


TFTC
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re: Happy New Years Music Board Challenge: The Strokes vs. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Because you and the doc can argue with a wall for 38 pages...

So yeah, pissed that 2013 has started with all this grab assing... please post a "you mad" picture, please...
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TFTC
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re: Happy New Years Music Board Challenge: The Strokes vs. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
I'm actually not, I just felt the use of profanity was best suited to express how dumb I thought that was and my attempt to derail that argument... Seems to have worked...


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re: Happy New Years Music Board Challenge: The Strokes vs. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
STROKES


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Dandy Lion
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The Strokes


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TheDoc
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strokes


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cigsmcgee
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quote:
Strokes in a landslide


quail man
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yeah yeah yeahs


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The Cable Guy
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re: Happy New Years Music Board Challenge: The Strokes vs. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Strokes and it's not even close.


quail man
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re: Happy New Years Music Board Challenge: The Strokes vs. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
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it's not even close


favorite thing on this board. everyone has differing opinions.

i'm a big strokes fan, but i saw them live at Jazz Fest a few years back, and I was pretty disappointed.


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