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  • Barack Obama

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  • Global Warming

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    Default Most overstated backlash

    Who or what has suffered the most incomprehensible, angry and undeserved public backlash of all time? Write-ins welcome.
    Last edited by JebusLives; 07-23-2010 at 06:50 PM.

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    Default Re: Most overstated backlash

    I don't know if Arcade Fire is anywhere near big enough to be in this discussion
    '99-'11...

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    Default Re: Most overstated backlash

    Coachella 2010. Everybody shut the dick up already.

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    Default Re: Most overstated backlash

    I wrote that post based on thread title alone. I did not read your post first. Take note.

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    Lebron James. Time to move on people.

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    NIN/Soundgarden/ - 8/14 - Austin 360
    Woods - 8/20 - Holy Mountain
    Jamie xx - 8/27 - The Mohawk
    Little Dragon - 8/31 - Moody Theater
    Ty Segall - 9/5 - The Mohawk
    Seth Troxler - 9/5 - Vulcan Gas Company
    Black Lips/King Khan & BBQ Show - 9/12 - J. Lorraine Ghost Town

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    Tom Cruise
    *there are plans, but they have no dates*

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    Rumsfeld.

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    Lebron & Coachella 2010 are good choices.

    Disco & Apple deserve it.
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    Wake me up when Steve Angello wants me to make some fucking noise

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    Default Re: Most overstated backlash

    Blacklash.

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    Default Re: Most overstated backlash

    is this a backlash against backlash?

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    Default Re: Most overstated backlash

    What is this poll about?

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    Default Re: Most overstated backlash

    I would like to cast a vote for Warren G. Harding, with an honorable mention to fannypacks.

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    Pitchfork.

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    Pitchfork is a good one.

    Are we talking Titanic the ship, or the movie?

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    Vampire Weekend

    Pemberton (7/18-20) ~ FYF (8/22-23)

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    Al Davis and The Oakland Raiders

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    Quote Originally Posted by MissingPerson View Post
    Are we talking Titanic the ship, or the movie?
    The movie. I remember back in early 1998 everyone loved it, and spoke openly about seeing it multiple times. 6 months later you couldn't find a person on the planet who would admit to it.
    Last edited by JebusLives; 07-24-2010 at 06:01 AM.

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    LeBron deserves the backlash for being a liar and a quitter.

    Obama on the other hand is getting blamed for a lot of crap started by the Bush administration.
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    11/10 - The Black Keys @ US Airways Center (Phoenix, AZ)
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    Quote Originally Posted by JebusLives View Post
    The movie. I remember back in early 1998 everyone loved it, and spoke openly about seeing it multiple times. 6 months later you couldn't find a person on the planet who would admit to it.
    that was pretty ridiculous.

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    Hate to say it, but the Cleveland Organization brought it on themselves. The front office was delusional if they thought adding Mo Williams was enough to make Lebron stay. If he would have stayed in Cleveland he would have just become an old man with bad knees and zero championships.

    Boris - 7/29 - The Mohawk
    NIN/Soundgarden/ - 8/14 - Austin 360
    Woods - 8/20 - Holy Mountain
    Jamie xx - 8/27 - The Mohawk
    Little Dragon - 8/31 - Moody Theater
    Ty Segall - 9/5 - The Mohawk
    Seth Troxler - 9/5 - Vulcan Gas Company
    Black Lips/King Khan & BBQ Show - 9/12 - J. Lorraine Ghost Town

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    Default Re: Most overstated backlash

    Quote Originally Posted by GuyInTucson View Post
    LeBron deserves the backlash for being a liar and a quitter.
    I'm curious to what he lied about and what he quit on
    Quote Originally Posted by stinkbutt View Post
    Wake me up when Steve Angello wants me to make some fucking noise

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    Quote Originally Posted by JebusLives View Post
    Who or what has suffered the most incomprehensible, angry and undeserved public backlash of all time? Write-ins welcome.
    BROKENDOLL.

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    Bill Clinton. All he got was a blowie, for fuck's sake.
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    Quote Originally Posted by captncrzy View Post
    Bill Clinton. All he got was a blowie, for fuck's sake.
    A blowie.
    To his wiener.

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    Default Re: Most overstated backlash

    Overstated backlash:
    Obama
    Arcade Fire (is this happening?)
    Apple (usually)
    Clinton
    Titanic
    Ravers
    the junction system of Final Fantasy VIII

    Warranted backlash:
    M. Night Shyamalan
    Jar Jar Binks
    Matrix sequels
    those new iPhones that don't work
    Pitchfork
    Windows Vista
    Underage ravers

    Needs moar backlash:
    3D movies
    Lie-MAX
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    Default Re: Most overstated backlash

    Quote Originally Posted by Boourns View Post

    Needs moar backlash:
    3D movies
    I thought this whole fad was over. Goddamn Avatar.

    Pemberton (7/18-20) ~ FYF (8/22-23)

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    disco music. it brought us light-up dancefloors people!!!
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    It's when we discuss Coachella that we are at our collective dipshittiest.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dale Gribble View Post
    Lebron James. Time to move on people.
    He deserves every bit of backlash thrown at him. Biggest traitor since Benedict Arnold & Judas Iscariot. Oh well its not like he actually is the basketball prodigy or king that he was made out to be.

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    Default Re: Most overstated backlash

    ....



    and I completely agree about coachella 2010, stfu already. funny how a lot of the people still bitching are people who just had their cherry popped-chella.

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