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Old 07-05-2018, 08:05 PM
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Default Let's Get Together in Front of TV: The TV Theme Thunderdome! Last day to vote!



First of all, thanks for everyone who submitted. If even half who did take part as well, then we are in for a fun-derdome! Lots of different kinds of music. Also, LOTS of anime, but that's to be expected. Sadly, not every choice made it and some had to be cut. Here's a list of those who couldn't make it but should still be remembered. Seriously, they were chosen randomly, but when I cut some I winced and tried to think of a way to save them. But in the name of fairness, I couldn't.

Get Smart
Danger Mouse
Space Ghost Coast to Coast - Opener
3 2 1 Contact
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Gilmore Girls
Pole Position
The Weird Al Show
Last Exile (Could Age Symphony)
Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers
Why, or Why Not (Higurashi When They Cry ending song)
Space Brothers OP1 - "Feel So Moon"
The Critic (ABC version)
X-Men: The Animated Series (Powerglove)
The Equalizer


I expect to see some interesting match ups. A reminder if you've never done this before: each day we'll see two match ups. Vote for the two entrants you like best from each one. Simple as that.

If there's a tie, the first person who hasn't voted yet to do so can break it. Otherwise (after 12 hours), Ima flip a coin. If there's any questions, ask them. But I think you'll find it's all pretty simple.

Now that you got the idea...

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Old 07-05-2018, 08:08 PM
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Boy, are we starting out with some contrast. First it's SpoonyBardOL's choice of "Cha-La Head-Cha-La" by Hironobu Kageyama from Dragonball Z against Ixo's choice of Splendora's "You're Standing on My Neck" from Daria. One is a fist pumping, cheerful action anthem and the other one is a sardonic blast of pop punk.



Then another action tune designed to get the viewers blood pumping, it's MJG's choice of "ThunderCats" by Bernard Hoffer (and if you believe the rumours, lyrics by James Lipton. Is there a Snopes-style dismissal of this rumor? I don't want to look myself and ruin the magic). And against that is Ozacrot's unbelievably mellow pick "Angela" by Bob James from the show Taxi.

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Old 07-05-2018, 08:13 PM
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Old 07-05-2018, 08:47 PM
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Old 07-05-2018, 09:15 PM
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I feel like this is going to be a really great dome!
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Old 07-05-2018, 09:53 PM
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Old 07-05-2018, 11:47 PM
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Old 07-06-2018, 12:09 AM
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I think it's very important to clarify early on in this whether we are explicitly voting for just the songs, or the total audio-visual package of the intro.

Either way in this case, I'm going Dragon Cats

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Old 07-06-2018, 12:14 AM
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Whew, first vote is already *really* hard.

Daria, Taxi



I can't believe I've been forced to vote against anime, but here I am.
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Old 07-06-2018, 03:04 AM
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I think it's very important to clarify early on in this whether we are explicitly voting for just the songs, or the total audio-visual package of the intro.
Excellent questions. I feel the answer is "to each their own". Sort of in the same way that I would understand if a song has such personal feelings attached to it, that you would vote for it despite feeling the alternative is somehow objectively better. Personally, I often take the visual element into account (and someday would like to see a "Music Video" Thunderdome).
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Old 07-06-2018, 03:33 AM
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Daria and Taxi.
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Old 07-06-2018, 06:48 AM
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I'm going with Dragon Taxi.
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Old 07-06-2018, 08:10 AM
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Head Cha La and Thundercats
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Old 07-06-2018, 08:43 AM
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Yes, even though that's not the best version of Cha La Head Cha La
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Old 07-06-2018, 09:38 AM
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Old 07-06-2018, 10:45 AM
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Old 07-06-2018, 11:18 AM
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Thundercats and Taxi.

Wait, I'm confused.

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A reminder if you've never done this before: each day we'll see two match ups. Vote for the two entrants you like best from each one. Simple as that.
So can you mix and match between the four selections, or do you have to pick ONE from each match up?
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Old 07-06-2018, 11:21 AM
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That's not an option, I'm afraid. To be clear, it isn't pick two of four it's "DBZ Vs. Daria" followed by "Thundercats Vs. Taxi".
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Old 07-06-2018, 11:26 AM
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Okay, your description from earlier was a little confusing. In that case, I guess Thundercats and Cha-La-La. (shrugs)
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Old 07-06-2018, 11:27 AM
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Thundercats and Taxi.

Wait, I'm confused.



So can you mix and match between the four selections, or do you have to pick ONE from each match up?
The latter. Apologies for the ambiguity.
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Old 07-06-2018, 11:28 AM
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Daria, Taxi

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Thunderballs

Wait that came out wrong.

Thunder Ball Z

(Also I very nearly switched out my fifth for a different opening, but seeing as it was cut it's just as well it slipped my mind)
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Old 07-06-2018, 04:48 PM
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Old 07-06-2018, 05:22 PM
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