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The 7 - Music - Fill in the blanks and test your 80s lyrical knowledge
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#21 Posted on 14.11.03 1508.24
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Incidentally...all of the answers including the bonus questions gets you 176 if you're in the "Just Say No" demo.
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#22 Posted on 14.11.03 1629.25
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go wieners! i got 83.5 (pop junkie).

missed a bunch of questions where i got one word right
but the other wrong. probably would still get it wrong
since i wasn't paying attention to lyrics anyways.

the first bonus question is abbreviated too..should
have a giddy-up in there.


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#23 Posted on 14.11.03 1633.53
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Ugh, 53.

There were a bunch I know I should have gotten, but I'm just not used to seeing lyrics in this context.







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#24 Posted on 14.11.03 1939.18
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102.5 ... it's respectable ... I misspelled "colitas" damnit ...
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#25 Posted on 14.11.03 2117.00
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62...

Not as shameful as thinking that it was CLEO that dances on the sand.
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#26 Posted on 15.11.03 0048.50
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I got 35.25. The funny thing is that I figured I wouldn't get any right unless a song from Pretty Hate Machine was in the test...and what do ya know? There is one! I pretty much embarrased myself, I guess. I also got a bonus for being too young to remember all of this. I guess I can thank Vice City, my mom (for overplaying Sade and Duran Duran), and seeing way too many commercials for Best of the 80's albums for the answers I got right. I kicked myself for missing the obvious ones.
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#27 Posted on 15.11.03 0249.13
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I'm actually okay with my 54.5 There are some points I just gave away ... I hate names that could either end with an "Y" or "IE", you get screwed if you pick the wrong one.

It's always a total bonus when you totally guess on something and it actually comes out right(happened twice times). One answer I did know my Humgan League songs and got 4 big points out of it. WOW I totally pulled a Jim Powers LoL... Of course when that happens really had to kick myself in not picking up my Men without Hats songs.

LoL SSS, I wrote down Rita dances on the sand... This was fun.

(edited by Net Hack Slasher on 15.11.03 0353)
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#28 Posted on 15.11.03 1254.51
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I'm for some reason happy about my 111.5.

Again had a few where I goofed "present tense vs. past tense", and a few "Doh!" moments as well.



(edited by cranlsn on 15.11.03 1255)
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#29 Posted on 15.11.03 1347.29
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83.5...I'm happy with that.
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#30 Posted on 15.11.03 2146.32
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80.5.

The most annoying thing was songs that instantly popped in my head but I still couldn't remember that one word.

Suddenly, I feel the urge to play Millipede. Off to the PlayStation...
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#31 Posted on 16.11.03 1333.14
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41.3

Misspellings screwed me over so many times on things I actually knew, it got pretty rediculous after a while.
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#32 Posted on 17.11.10 1953.06
This link still works!

I only got 88 this time.

Continuation: http://the-w.com/thread.php/id=42235
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#33 Posted on 17.11.03 2010.10
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34.15! I hate being alive for 5 years in the 80s...and not remembering any of it.
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#34 Posted on 18.11.03 0715.04
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112! For being only 23, I RULE!

should've been higher, but how the hell *do* you spell colitas? Also, there was some hair metal song that also worked with a Morressey song, but the author of the quiz must not have known. Poo! I deserve extra points for obscure-ness.
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#35 Posted on 18.11.03 0848.30
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One Five Oh Point Oh

FEAR THIS!

But then again I'm absolutely in the target demo. Plus I have a space in my long term memory reserved for useless crap.
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