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The W - Music - Fill in the blanks and test your 80s lyrical knowledge (Page 2)
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Since: 1.3.02
From: Silicon Valley, California

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#21 Posted on
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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Since: 18.11.02
From: Strong Island

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#22 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.07
Ugh, 53.

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

What if your grandfather was a kazoo?

Since: 25.4.03
From: Nashville, TN

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#23 Posted on | Instant Rating: 4.46

102.5 ... it's respectable ... I misspelled "colitas" damnit ...

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Super Shane Spear

Since: 2.1.02
From: Sector 7 Slums

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#24 Posted on | Instant Rating: 3.08

Not as shameful as thinking that it was CLEO that dances on the sand.

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#25 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.37
The current BWF Women's Champion says:

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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Net Hack Slasher

Since: 6.1.02
From: Outer reaches of your mind

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#26 Posted on | Instant Rating: 6.66
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)

Me fail English? That's unpossible

Since: 18.3.02
From: Sussex, WI

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#27 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.33

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)

Shot in the dark

Since: 11.1.02
From: Houston

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#28 Posted on | Instant Rating: 7.00
83.5...I'm happy with that.

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Since: 25.2.02

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#29 Posted on | Instant Rating: 6.11

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...

Think of It As a Funnel

Since: 22.9.03
From: Strongbadia

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#30 Posted on | Instant Rating: 2.87

Misspellings screwed me over so many times on things I actually knew, it got pretty rediculous after a while.


Since: 3.1.02
From: Calgary

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#31 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.96
34.15! I hate being alive for 5 years in the 80s...and not remembering any of it.

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Toast Jr

Since: 30.1.03
From: Stafford Springs, CT

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#32 Posted on | Instant Rating: 6.00
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.

Since: 17.11.03
From: Tallahassee, FL

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#33 Posted on | Instant Rating: 6.00
One Five Oh Point Oh


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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