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re: 2024 NASCAR Season Thread - William Byron wins the 66th Daytona 500. - johnqpublic
[quote]FOX broadcast has gone down the toilet[/quote] I think what it’s missing is more horrid, fake Wendy’s ads… man, that was awful. ...
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re: What's Your Fav. One Hit Wonder? - johnqpublic
[quote]Vanilla Ice's Ice ice Baby. Anywho, what says you?[/quote] People forget he had two Top 5 songs. Ice Ice Baby was the B-side to Play That Funky Music. It was re-released after Ice Ice Baby took off and went to #4. (And he was sued over both songs for not crediting the original songwriters)...
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re: What do you feel is the most perfectly crafted song of the rock era? - johnqpublic
[quote]I thought about asking "what is the most perfectly crafted pop song?" but I didn't want the thread to get bogged down over arguments about whether particular songs are or are not "pop" music. So I decided to broaden the question, and for the sake of discussion we will define the rock era as b...
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re: What's Your Fav. One Hit Wonder? - johnqpublic
[quote] quote: I know Midnight Oil has a cult following but I am not sure they had any hits other than Beds Are Burning Blue Sky Mine Power and the Passion The Dead Heart[/quote] Blue Sky mine got to #47 and Dead Heart made it to #53. If the standard is a Top 40 hit, Beds Are Burni...
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re: What's Your Fav. One Hit Wonder? - johnqpublic
[quote]Blinded me with Science[/quote] A certain One Hit Wonder in the US. I also really like I Love You Goodbye (which never charted). Although he does think there are counties in La....
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re: What's Your Fav. One Hit Wonder? - johnqpublic
[quote]Melanie (RIP) Brand New Key. Lay Down is a really good song too but hardly a "hit.[/quote] Melanie had 6 Top 40 songs, including 2 Top 10 (Brand New Key #1, Lay Down #6). Hardly a One Hit Wonder. The Knack had 3 Top 40s. My Sharon #1, Good Girls Don't #11 and Baby Talks Dirty #38. ...
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re: Dash cam footage of Naples plane crash released - johnqpublic
[quote]Don't think so. They were coming down FAST and the gear (if not destroyed by the initial impact) would have fricked their shite up in that soft, wet grass. Barrier or no barrier that was gonna be a tough one to walk away from. Miraculous that 3 did. [/quote] Juan Browne (a long haul airli...
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re: Taylor Swift will be HT 2025 - johnqpublic
[quote]they probably can't afford her [/quote] The NFL pays the HT performers exactly $0 for the performance. They pay production costs and Im sure al the costs of rehearsals, lodging, food etc for the performers and crew but they actually pay nothing to the performer....
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re: Worse halftime show ever - johnqpublic
[quote]Worse halftime show ever[/quote] Like many others, I don't find this particularly interesting or exciting, but worst ever? No. Not by a long shot. ...
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re: Posty & SwaeLee 'Sunflower' is now 20x Platinum, 2X diamond and highest selling single OAT - johnqpublic
[quote] I’m totally lukewarm toward Post but “Can’t Stop Believing” is one of the corniest songs ever put to magnetic tape. fricking Madonna’s 1st album rocks harder than that flaccid horseshite.[/quote] Who recorded "Can’t Stop Believing"? I must have missed that one......
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re: Posty & SwaeLee 'Sunflower' is now 20x Platinum, 2X diamond and highest selling single OAT - johnqpublic
[quote]Currently, the runner-up on the ranking of the most-consumed and most-certified songs in U.S. history is Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road.” That single has been certified 17-times platinum, and it will surely improve that figure in the coming years. Three hits are tied at 16-times platinum status–D...
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re: Posty & SwaeLee 'Sunflower' is now 20x Platinum, 2X diamond and highest selling single OAT - johnqpublic
[quote]I think it's just 100 streams count as 1 download/sale. [/quote] Since 2016 it is 150 streams. But this doesn't add up. That would mean on there is the equivalent of 21 Million "sales" for this song on Spotify alone. ...
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re: Oakland's Denny's shuts doors due to crime - johnqpublic
[quote] Is there anything left in Oakland? The A’s a/k/a the jewel of Major League Baseball. Brad Pitt made a movie about them! [/quote] And the owner is trying to move them to Vegas ASAP!...
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re: Would you go back to the 80’s if you could? - johnqpublic
Not just yes but hell yes!...
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re: Grunge Era - johnqpublic
[quote]They went downhill after Ten.[/quote] I was a huge fan of Ten, still am. I was eagerly anticipating the release of Vs. Yet when it came out I was disappointed. It just didn't grab me the way Ten did. I'm not even sure why. With Ten, I was sold the first time I listened through. Vs. never m...
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re: How did Leon russell get invited to this set? - johnqpublic
He was a revered musician and wrote the song....
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re: Today was the funeral for my youngest son - johnqpublic
I have no words but to say my deepest condolences to you, your wife, your family and friends. ...
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re: Creepy TSA interaction on X - johnqpublic
[quote]I'm convinced the TSA hires all of the rejected applicants from the post office...[/quote] I've been saying for a couple of decades, TSA agents are people who can't get hired at the Post Office....
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re: Dallas will win this game - johnqpublic
End of the 3rd and Dallas D just got burned bad. ...
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re: The Mandela Effect and Erasing History - johnqpublic
[quote]The reason I know it was Bernstein is because my mother was a librarian and a stickler for pronunciation. If it was Berenstain, she would have read it to me as Berenstain. She read it as Bernstein and that's how I learned to pronounce it. [/quote] If it is a psyop, then they've been doing ...
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