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by whuntva
Mon Mar 18, 2019 2:40 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1960s: 1962 (2019 Edition)
Replies: 8
Views: 123

Re: Films of the 1960s: 1962 (2019 Edition)

Heck of a year, this was! 1) To Kill a Mockingbird 2) Exterminating Angel 3) Lawrence of Arabia 4) La Jetee 5) The Music Man 6) Ivan's Childhood 7) Cleo from 5 to 7 8) Whatever Happened to Baby Jane? 9) Harakiri 10) The Miracle Worker 11) Gypsy 12) The Manchurian Candidate 13) The Man Who Shot Liber...
by whuntva
Tue Mar 12, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 5
Replies: 38
Views: 1171

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 5

Jaga Jazzist-Tocatta (NWY) Thrice-Image of the Invisible (USA) Youssou N'Dour-Leaving (Dem) (SEN) Game Theory-Like a Girl Jesus (USA) AURORA-Running with the Wolves (NWY) Fishmans-Waling in the Rhythm (JPN) Bon Jovi-Only Lonely (USA) Nightpool Neon-Perfume from Now On (POL) Best Discovery This Week:...
by whuntva
Tue Mar 12, 2019 1:32 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1960s: 1961 (2019 Edition)
Replies: 11
Views: 1036

Re: Films of the 1960s: 1961 (2019 Edition)

1) West Side Story
2) Leon Morin, Priest
3) Yojimbo
4) Viridiana
5) The Hustler
6) Last Year at Marienbad
7) Victim
8) Judgment at Nuremburg
9) 101 Dalmatians
10) Through a Glass Darkly
by whuntva
Sat Mar 09, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Songs of 2018 -- RESULTS THREAD
Replies: 64
Views: 2775

Re: AMF EOY Best Songs of 2018 -- RESULTS THREAD

And here are the SOTYs as chosen by the AMF! 2008) Fleet Foxes- White Winter Hymnal 2009) Grizzly Bear- Two Weeks 2010) Kanye West (featuring Pusha T)- Runaway 2011) The Black Keys- Runaway 2012) Frank Ocean- Pyramids 2013) Daft Punk (featuring Pharrell)- Get Lucky 2014) Future Islands- Seasons (Wa...
by whuntva
Sat Mar 09, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Songs of 2018 -- RESULTS THREAD
Replies: 64
Views: 2775

Re: AMF EOY Best Songs of 2018 -- RESULTS THREAD

Yeah, this was definitely the year where I was most out of touch with AM. Maybe because I didn't keep up with that much new music, but also I just didn't like what the critics did. I don't hate the #1 pick as I liked the full album, it just didn't "click with me" like years past. This can ...
by whuntva
Tue Mar 05, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: History of AM Forum Polls
Replies: 42
Views: 58815

Re: History of AM Forum Polls

SpongeBob Poll.

Ballots:

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Results:

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by whuntva
Tue Mar 05, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Top 20 SpongeBob Episodes Results
Replies: 12
Views: 601

Re: Top 20 SpongeBob Episodes Results

Fancy Living, here we come! La La La La La! http://www.spongebobia.com/spongebob-captures/content/episodes/galleries/052a%20-%20Chocolate%20with%20Nuts/052a%20-%20Chocolate%20with%20Nuts%20(209).jpg 2. Chocolate With Nuts (Season 3, Episode 12A) (112 points | 6 votes) Best Day Ever Poll Placement: ...
by whuntva
Tue Mar 05, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Top 20 SpongeBob Episodes Results
Replies: 12
Views: 601

Re: Top 20 SpongeBob Episodes Results

As for the Top Two, you can probably guess what they are. They were tied on the fifth ballot and received identical amounts of #1 votes. But in the end, only one could win...
by whuntva
Tue Mar 05, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Top 20 SpongeBob Episodes Results
Replies: 12
Views: 601

Re: Top 20 SpongeBob Episodes Results

Truck! Sixteen wheels. Now I can show you how the pioneers hitchhiked. https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/c/c3/Pizza_Delivery_%28SpongeBob_and_Squidward%29.jpg/200px-Pizza_Delivery_%28SpongeBob_and_Squidward%29.jpg 5. Pizza Delivery (Season 1, Episode 5A) (72 points | 6 votes) Best Day...
by whuntva
Tue Mar 05, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Top 20 SpongeBob Episodes Results
Replies: 12
Views: 601

Re: Top 20 SpongeBob Episodes Results

Everything's Chrome in the future! https://coubsecure-s.akamaihd.net/get/b1/p/coub/simple/cw_timeline_pic/5f34b795799/19f880c8c5e2604dda1af/med_1469578184_image.jpg 10. SB-129 (Season 1, Episode 14A) (42 points | 4 votes) Best Day Ever Poll Placement: 63 Biggest Fans: BleuPanda (6), Dexter (9) Fun ...
by whuntva
Tue Mar 05, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Top 20 SpongeBob Episodes Results
Replies: 12
Views: 601

Re: Top 20 SpongeBob Episodes Results

Wait, I don't understand this. I feel all tingly inside. Should we stop? https://at-cdn-s01.audiotool.com/2015/03/19/documents/spongebob_-_f_u_n_synthonix_electro_remix/1/cover256x256-4392484c04a94456871e8557ca500892.jpg 14 *TIE*. F.U.N. (Season 1, Episode 10B) (30 points | 4 votes) Best Day Ever P...
by whuntva
Tue Mar 05, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Top 20 SpongeBob Episodes Results
Replies: 12
Views: 601

Re: Top 20 SpongeBob Episodes Results

The only people who don't like a Krabby Patty have never tasted one! http://www.favslist.com/photos/pages/x1/Just-One-Bite-1380923814-33659.jpg 19. Just One Bite (Season 3, Episode 3B) (23 points | 2 votes) Best Day Ever Poll Placement: 21 Biggest Fans: Prosecutorgodot (3) Fun Fact: This episode wa...
by whuntva
Tue Mar 05, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Top 20 SpongeBob Episodes Results
Replies: 12
Views: 601

Re: Top 20 SpongeBob Episodes Results

There goes SpongeBob...ripping his pants again. https://i1.sndcdn.com/artworks-000283214504-f3sutw-t500x500.jpg 20 *TIE*. Ripped Pants (Season 1, Episode 2B) (22 points | 4 votes) Best Day Ever Poll Placement: NR Biggest Fans: BleuPanda (13) Fun Fact: This was the first episode to have an original ...
by whuntva
Tue Mar 05, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Top 20 SpongeBob Episodes Results
Replies: 12
Views: 601

Top 20 SpongeBob Episodes Results

Attention, AMers! I decided to hold a SpongeBob poll, and we are finally at the results stage! It was a smaller, more laid back poll which catered mostly to a certain age group, but it was still a success. I had no idea how far it would go, but I managed to acquire a decent sample size and some enth...
by whuntva
Mon Mar 04, 2019 8:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favorite SpongeBob Episodes Voting Thread
Replies: 11
Views: 1151

Re: Favorite SpongeBob Episodes Voting Thread

Last call for votes!

Poll will remain open all day today, and rollout begins Tuesday as soon as possible. I will be off on some personal matters that day, but I should still have time for at least part of it.
by whuntva
Sun Mar 03, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 4
Replies: 33
Views: 1720

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 4

8 | Latin Rascals | Arabian Knights | 1987 I have researched this song extensively, and heard many different releases and recordings, including the official video, and the majority of them have the song title as "Nights". The only version with the K is a remix from 1994, which is not the ...
by whuntva
Sat Mar 02, 2019 3:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2019
Replies: 9
Views: 2801

Re: Songs of 2019

Andrew Bird--Sisyphus Broods--Hospitalized Dream Theater--Fall Into the Light Gesaffelstein feat. The Weeknd--Lost in the Fire Hozier--Almost (Sweet Music) Hozier--Dinner and Diatribes It Makes a Sound/Wim Faros--Sad But Not Depressed King Gizzard and Lizard Wizard--Cyboogie The Mountain Goats--Youn...
by whuntva
Thu Feb 28, 2019 11:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 4
Replies: 33
Views: 1720

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 4

Latin Rascals-Arabian Nights (USA) Chris Bell-You and Your Sister (USA) Andres Calamaro-El Cantante (ARG) Eurythmics-Julia (AUS) Nadine Shah-Fool (UK) T Power v. MK Ultra-Mutant Jazz (UK) Cafe Tacvba-Ojala que llueva cafe (MEX) Donovan-Get Thy Bearings (UK) Favorite Discovery this week: "Fool&q...
by whuntva
Thu Feb 28, 2019 11:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favorite SpongeBob Episodes Voting Thread
Replies: 11
Views: 1151

Re: Favorite SpongeBob Episodes Voting Thread

Alright, we just have the weekend to go, and there are quite a few ties.

I would like to have at least one more vote break some ties down ballot, but overall this went over better than I expected. I already know how the rollout will be.

Thank you everyone for participating!
by whuntva
Sun Feb 24, 2019 12:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll
Replies: 186
Views: 14299

Re: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll

I think this is a strong contender for the best year in pop music history. Songs: 1) Joy Division-Love Will Tear Us Apart 2) Talking Heads-Once in a Lifetime 3) Motorhead-Ace of Spades 4) Devo-Whip It 5) Queen-Another One Bites the Dust 6) Go-Go's-We Got the Beat 7) Blondie-Call Me 8) Joy Division-A...
by whuntva
Sat Feb 23, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3
Replies: 47
Views: 3185

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3

Aldous Harding-Elation (NZL) Monkey Mafia-Work Mi Body (Chicken Scratch Remix) (UK) Alanis Morissette-The Couch (CAN) Joydrop-Beautiful (CAN) Little River Band-It's a Long Way There (AUS) Rodriguez-Hate Street Dialogue (USA) The Cookies-I Never Dreamed (USA) Aaliyah-Miss You (USA) Favorite New Disco...
by whuntva
Sat Feb 23, 2019 1:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favorite SpongeBob Episodes Voting Thread
Replies: 11
Views: 1151

Re: Favorite SpongeBob Episodes Voting Thread

Alright, with one week in the books, I seem somewhat satisfied with the turnout.

I knew Cold Butterfly was interested, so I might try tracking them down. But otherwise, things are pretty nice for this silly little poll. Two more Mondays and it should be done.
by whuntva
Mon Feb 18, 2019 3:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favorite SpongeBob Episodes Voting Thread
Replies: 11
Views: 1151

Re: Favorite SpongeBob Episodes Voting Thread

1. "Chocolate with Nuts" 2. "Band Geeks" 3. "As Seen on TV" 4. "Krusty Krab Training Video" 5. "Mid-Life Crustacean" 6. "Neptune's Spatula" 7. "The Great Snail Race" 8. "The Camping Episode" 9. "Christmas Who?"...
by whuntva
Mon Feb 18, 2019 3:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favorite SpongeBob Episodes Voting Thread
Replies: 11
Views: 1151

Favorite SpongeBob Episodes Voting Thread

I gauged interest, and it seems some people were willing to have a SpongeBob Poll. SpongeBob SquarePants is one of the longest-running American animated shows. With 515 segments across 244 episodes (and counting!), there is no shortage of material for a poll. While Seasons 1-3 (and maybe 4) are gene...
by whuntva
Sat Feb 16, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SpongeBob Poll?
Replies: 6
Views: 1345

Re: SpongeBob Poll?

Alright, so with my votes of confidence, I think I might give this a go. But I am unsure when to try. Though I am going to relate a bit of administrivia here. For this poll, "episode" is defined as "11-minute segment OR 22-minute special". I know Nickelodeon included package epis...
by whuntva
Sat Feb 16, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SpongeBob Poll?
Replies: 6
Views: 1345

Re: SpongeBob Poll?

Well, that's four. Matches the Simpsons poll, but I want to see who else might want to take a stab.

Anyone who can come up with a list of about ten I say could work. I'd like to see who else answers but it's great to see at least some interest already.
by whuntva
Sat Feb 16, 2019 4:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SpongeBob Poll?
Replies: 6
Views: 1345

Re: SpongeBob Poll?

I’m only really familiar with seasons 1-4, but the first 3 seasons basically defined my childhood and are generally considered the best of the show (by a long shot), so I feel as if I have enough knowledge to join in. I can probably make a top 20 episodes. Alright, that works. Those seasons were th...
by whuntva
Thu Feb 14, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SpongeBob Poll?
Replies: 6
Views: 1345

SpongeBob Poll?

I have been thinking about doing this for awhile, but I would like to gauge interest first. Stephen Hillenburg, creator of SpongeBob SquarePants, died in October, and I have been thinking of doing a poll of our favorite 11-minute segments for awhile. While it is the most popular show of my generatio...
by whuntva
Thu Feb 14, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 2
Replies: 36
Views: 3812

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 2

The Heavy-Short Change Hero (UK) Stevie Wonder-Do I Do (USA) Iggy Pop feat. Sum 41-Little Know it All (USA/CAN) LaVern Baker-Saved (USA) This group was STACKED though! Cage the Elephant-Ain't No Rest for the Wicked (USA) Gilberto Gil-Quilombo, o el Dorado Negro (BRA) Ennio Morricone-Chi Mai (ITA) Mi...
by whuntva
Fri Feb 08, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1960s: 1960 (2019 Edition)
Replies: 16
Views: 2265

Re: Films of the 1960s: 1960 (2019 Edition)

1) Psycho
2) Breathless
3) La Dolce Vita
4) L'Avventura
5) Inherit the Wind
6) The Apartment
7) Rocco and His Brothers
8) The Magnificent Seven
9) Peeping Tom
by whuntva
Thu Feb 07, 2019 1:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 1
Replies: 37
Views: 3903

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 1

David Axelrod-Holy Thursday (USA)
Woods-The Other Side (USA)
Max Coveri-Running in the 90s (ITA)
Rita Lee-Ovalha Negra (BRA)


BØRNS-Electric Love (USA)
Gemini Eye-The Doula's Tulpa (UK)
Kimio Eto-Midare (JPN)
Wilson Pickett-Hey Jude (USA)

Favorite Discovery this Week: "Electric Love"
by whuntva
Mon Jan 21, 2019 12:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The New Led Zeppelin
Replies: 11
Views: 1791

Re: The New Led Zeppelin

They remind me more of Boston honestly.
by whuntva
Wed Jan 16, 2019 3:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 314
Views: 31902

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

Puddle of Mudd - Blurry: 9
Queen - Good Company: 8
Muddy Waters - Good News: 8
Chainsmokers & Coldplay - Something Just Like This: 7
Stooges - Fun House: 7
by whuntva
Mon Jan 14, 2019 2:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Anyone want to see Unacclaimed V soon?
Replies: 9
Views: 1783

Re: Anyone want to see Unacclaimed V soon?

I'm fine with whatever you choose. I would agree that it would be safe to continue since two updates have passed, but would also advise against using any 2018 songs. Or at least, none you would be sure to make the next update.

I already have a list that I've been saving for this occasion.
by whuntva
Fri Jan 11, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD
Replies: 137
Views: 21939

Re: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD

2) Shame-Dust on Trial I suspect you mean Songs of Praise, of which Dust on Trial is the opening track ;) Fixed. Also, I decided Rainier Fog might be my true favorite. Weird to have only one track from Dirty Computer make the list. So I guess I like AIC better overall. Weird how this works out.
by whuntva
Fri Jan 11, 2019 3:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD
Replies: 137
Views: 21939

Re: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD

I was a bit out of touch with music this year, but still feel semi-confident in my picks. ALBUMS: 1) Alice in Chains-Rainier Fog 2) Shame-Songs of Praise 3) Janelle Monae-Dirty Computer 4) Mike Shinoda-Post Traumatic 5) Shinedown-ATTENTION ATTENTION 6) Kamasi Washington-Heaven And Earth 7) Low-Doubl...
by whuntva
Mon Dec 31, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Simple poll idea: Biggest Fan
Replies: 11
Views: 2498

Re: Simple poll idea: Biggest Fan

On the spreadsheet, why are some songs highlighted in green? It just seems a bit odd to me.
by whuntva
Mon Dec 31, 2018 5:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Simple poll idea: Biggest Fan
Replies: 11
Views: 2498

Re: Simple poll idea: Biggest Fan

Works for me!
by whuntva
Mon Dec 17, 2018 3:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2019 Nominees - Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Replies: 68
Views: 16620

Re: 2019 Nominees - Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

I should also state Stevie Nicks is the first woman inducted into the Hall of Fame more than once (the others to hold this distinction were all men).

Someone had to be the first, and I am glad it is her. She has the talent and the ability, so she feels worthy of holding that distinction to me.
by whuntva
Sun Dec 16, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2019 Nominees - Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Replies: 68
Views: 16620

Re: 2019 Nominees - Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Smashing Pumpkins, Alice in Chains, Soundgarden, Motorhead, XTC, Swans, Can, The Birthday Party/Nick Cave, Nick Drake, The Smiths, Joy Division, Sisters of Mercy, UFO, there's tons more. No black acts? Most of the ones I could think of were ineligible. But if you want those, how about Outkast? Or J...
by whuntva
Sat Dec 15, 2018 1:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2019 Nominees - Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Replies: 68
Views: 16620

Re: 2019 Nominees - Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Individual 666 @WhiskeyTangoHo1 @StevieVanZandt Stevie...may I ask what band, above all others, do u think should already been in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? 8:35 AM - 30 Nov 2018 from Denver, CO Stevie Van Zandt Procol Harum, closely followed by the J Geils Band, Johnny Burnette & Rock And...
by whuntva
Tue Dec 11, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: History of AM Forum Polls
Replies: 42
Views: 58815

Re: History of AM Forum Polls

StevieFan13 wrote:Is there a film poll going on or am I misinformed?


There is an all-time one, but it was put on hold until the Songs rolled out. Should be coming soon.

There's a 70's poll too, but it's also on-hold.
by whuntva
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite bridges! Who else loves a great bridge?
Replies: 14
Views: 4135

Re: Favorite bridges! Who else loves a great bridge?

Big Data feat. Joywave-Dangerous
Dessa-Skeleton Key
The Police-Every Breath you Take
Tears for Fears-Everybody Wants to Rule the World
by whuntva
Thu Dec 06, 2018 3:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 611
Views: 125024

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results

Thanks so much for running this, Sweepstakes Ron. It’s been a wild and crazy ride and it’s hard to believe it’s all over. LARS is fantastic and I’m happy seeing it at number 1. Interesting note: neither our number 1 nor number 2 song got a single first place vote! That is actually a pretty common o...
by whuntva
Thu Dec 06, 2018 3:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 611
Views: 125024

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results

Thanks for all the hard work, Ron! This was the wildest poll I've ever seen. Glad I could be a part of it.
by whuntva
Thu Dec 06, 2018 2:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 611
Views: 125024

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results

Same Top 2 as 2012? But in the same order?
by whuntva
Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 611
Views: 125024

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results

Well at least this means Bohemian Rhapsody is in the Top 20. Where it belongs!

I'm surprised to see Good Vibrations fall, as I believed it to be an outside contender for #1. But such is the nature of the poll.
by whuntva
Wed Dec 05, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 25425

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

1 The Beatles - A Day in the Life 2 Bob Dylan - Like a Rolling Stone 3 The Beach Boys - Good Vibrations 4 Bruce Springsteen - Born to Run 5 Otis Redding - (Sittin' on) the Dock of the Bay 6 Led Zeppelin - Stairway to Heaven 7 The Rolling Stones - Gimme Shelter 8 Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit 9 ...
by whuntva
Thu Nov 01, 2018 12:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 25425

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

I say either Like a Rolling Stone or Teen Spirit could win this. With the new rules and high turnout, "A Day in the Life" is unlikely to repeat.

Of course, I COULD be completely wrong. Who knows. I'm terrible at predicting these things.

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