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    Re: WHAT ARE YOU CURRENTLY EATING/CRAVING?

    I had to make some breakfast this morning to calm my frayed nerves after the fucking construction woke me up for the fourth day in a row, so I had some applewood smoked bacon, cheesy scrambled eggs...
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    Re: Top 10 Shows/Sets Of 2014

    In light of that post, I think theklein deserves recognition for having a deeply informative first post, what with all the links and info and whatnot. Not everyone has to go to that level, but I...
  3. Thread: Hey, Books

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    Re: Hey, Books

    What are the most memorable things everyone read this year?

    My favorite would have to have been Going Clear, which is the story of Scientology. It's so fucking baffling and out of this world...
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    Re: Beer. Not shit beer. Good beer.

    This was a homebrew and definitely needed the aging. When we tried it fresh it was WAY too bitter and strung. It's mellowed very nicely.
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    Re: Beer. Not shit beer. Good beer.

    My friend has been aging a 13% kona coffee imperial stout for a year, and last night we opened the first bottles of it. Very dark and roasted start, almost like chicory, and then it smoothed into a...
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    Re: Coachella 2015: I wanna start a rumor...

    Try to read this three or four times and see if you can't figure out where your English education went wrong.
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    Re: Coachella 2015: I wanna start a rumor...

    Aphex is a hard one to actually gauge. I mean, lots of the bro-house guys seem to give him respect and love, so maybe the kids dig that?
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    Re: The Default Thread

    I'm just shocked to learn that Riff Raff has been bustin' outta Duluth this whole time.
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    It's a bit early right now, but I suppose I could fill my morning tea with gin.
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    Let's have a lame fuckin' tea party.
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    Re: The Default Thread

    Holy crap, it does. I didn't even realize that when I picked the picture.
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    Re: The Default Thread

    I knew this was really you the whole time, Jeff:

    http://nme.assets.ipccdn.co.uk/images/gallery/2013RiffRaffPA-14484724170713.jpg
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    I'll be around monday night. And Sunday night. Probably Tuesday night too.
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    Re: Top 10 Shows/Sets Of 2014

    Sets, rather than whole shows

    1. The Ocean - Bottom of the Hill, San Francisco, March 7th

    These guys put out one of my favorite albums of last year, and this was their first US headlining tour...
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    Re: YOUR Top 10 songs of 2014

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JpqQRDaaNI0

    1. Ought - Today More Than Any Other Day
    2. Shellac - Dude Incredible
    3. Alt-J - Every Other Freckle
    4. A Pregnant Light - Ringfinger
    5. Parquet...
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    Re: YOUR Top 10 songs of 2014

    Compromise, motherfucker!
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Oh, and also Electric Wizard - Dopethrone.
  18. Re: The Thread In Which We Post Our Facebook Friends' Annoying Status Updates

    So did the person who posted this quote in particular:



    [/I][/COLOR]Ever read the story of Moses opposing the pharaoh, who was the authority at the time? Or Jesus, who went not only against...
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    Re: YOUR Top 10 songs of 2014

    I prefer the video for #1 only for loading and readability reasons, but you're right.
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    Re: Coachella 2015: I wanna start a rumor...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W_7-W7JoEbY
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Well, the Pegboy record shipped today, and I got a $200 Amazon gift card from a relative so I just ordered:

    Iron Maiden - The Number of the Beast
    Judas Priest - Sad Wings of Destiny
    Pallbearer -...
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    Re: The Official Metal Thread

    Here's a list of every metal and hardcore record released this year.
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    Re: Tell Us About 2014 Releases

    Their first three records are pretty much flawless. Sadly, I've always thought of them as a pretty boring and unimpressive live act. I've seen them 3 times since 2006 and have never been impressed,...
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    Re: 2014 Secret Santa Thread

    It's in Bishop. I'm gonna be teaching Algebra and Geometry.
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    Re: 2014 Secret Santa Thread

    Aight! I was going to change plans and head to Long Beach on the 29th instead, but now I've been offered a job and I'll be starting training that day, so the Bay sounds like it might have to happen.
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    Re: The Pitchfork News/reviews thread

    And, holy shit, a review that is actually decent. So far I've been mostly disappointed with the reviews for the album, largely because they're knee-jerk reactions to a dense, finely crafted record...
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    Re: 2014 Secret Santa Thread

    The spectacular present I received, based on regular list prices, was right around the limit. The gift I sent was a little bit under, because of the aforementioned major jump in shipping.
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    Re: Coachella 2015: I wanna start a rumor...

    Don't you fuckin' dare knock Blink-183. Not only is Blink-183 great, their leader/guitar player is a long time board member and a good friend of mine.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Unless it was an error and they email me later refunding me and apologizing for it (this has happened before with other records) I just found:

    Pegboy - Strong Reaction

    for $15 through Amazon's...
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    They claim that "It was the year in which metal sought its own identity." I have been reading this claim from metal writers for at least four years now, pretty much since the insane year that was...
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    Re: Tell Us About 2014 Releases

    Naw, we've talked about it in the Metal thread though.

    Hey man! It's been awhile.
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    Re: 2014 Lost In The Year End Shuffle

    I agree on the EMA and Eagulls records. Silver Mt. Zion never seem to get any end-of-year recognition, no matter how good their releases are.

    The Whirr/Deafheaven connection is pretty minimal. ...
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    Re: Beer. Not shit beer. Good beer.

    I'm gonna go fill my growler tomorrow I think. That shit is so good.
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    Re: 2014 Secret Santa Thread

    Hmm, I'm vaguely considering heading up there on the 27th to see my friends play in Oakland....
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Their label has a 3rd press out right now so I'm gonna jump on it ASAP.



    That's what it's sounding like, but it IS D'Angelo, so I'm not really holding my breath.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    If anyone wants to get me a Christmas present, I would love to have copies of:

    The Hotelier - Home, Like Noplace Is There
    Horrendous - Ecdysis
    Pallbearer - Foundations of the Burden
    D'Angelo -...
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    Re: Coachella 2015: I wanna start a rumor...

    Are you fucking serious? I love Marilyn Manson's music, but the overlap between him and the Coachella demographic pretty much starts and ends with Trent Reznor. AC/DC, like Pink Floyd, like The...
  38. Re: Top albums of 2014 (picked by labels, blogs, magazines, artists, and etc)

    I feel like that album has such a wide potential reach that I could see just about anyone who doesn't suck finding something to like on it.
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    Re: Coachella 2015: I wanna start a rumor...

    That's most likely because there's no way in hell Coachella would book Marilyn Manson.
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    They also look like idiots and kids. Are you 12? If not, try to converse like an adult. Just because some people take little effort to appear educated doesn't mean that is a functional excuse or a...
  41. Re: Elizabeth Warren Needs To Be Our Next President

    Why would you not take things on the Internet seriously? They're going to be here for, at very least, a very long time. We should all aim to represent ourselves in the clearest way possible for...
  42. Re: Top albums of 2014 (picked by labels, blogs, magazines, artists, and etc)

    If you look at their staff lists, it's very telling. There are two basic lists that most of the writers lean toward: either the pop/pop-rap/EDM side (if a list has YG, it's going to also have Rich...
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    Re: Coachella 2015: I wanna start a rumor...

    I don't know quite where you get that idea from. I've been teaching a high school class for the past week and my students (small town, mostly-good kids, many of them probably the very definition of...
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    I thought movies like Irreversible and Salo were artistic rape.
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    Sticky: Re: Dynamic Top Albums of 2014

    Don't like the Wild Beasts album quite as much now? It's only on your list once this time.
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    Re: 2014 Secret Santa Thread

    I was a little bummed. I tried to add one more DVD to the pack, but for some reason doing so would have bumped the shipping up an extra $15. Go figure.
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    Everyone on the staff (of any big website/magazine) enters their lists, which are weighted based on location of album. Those are then compiled into a list.

    Not that many people on the Pitchfork...
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    Re: 2014 Secret Santa Thread

    Did you go to 1-2-3-4 GO! afterwards and buy something nifty?
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    I can totally get not liking it, but I would have to agree with everything Nathan said. It's just a great progression from an already great first album, in songwriting, performance, production,...
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    Re: 2014 Secret Santa Thread

    Awesome! Somehow I missed that. I wanted to do something more personal, but I didn't know how hard it is to ship stuff across the US/Canada border.
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