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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Greengables95, Sep 8, 2012.

  1. minor muppetz

    minor muppetz Well-Known Member

    Top ten animated shorts (from either WB or MGM) directed by Tex Avery:
    10. King-Sized Canary (MGM)
    9. The Heckling Hare (WB)
    8. Porky's Duck Hunt (WB)
    7. Gold Diggers of '49 (WB)
    6. I Love to Singa (WB)
    5. Tortoise Beats Hare (WB)
    4. Daffy Duck and Egghead (WB)
    3. Red Hot Riding Hood (MGM)
    2. A Wild Hare (WB)
    1. Cinderella Meets Fella (WB)
  2. Sgt Floyd

    Sgt Floyd Well-Known Member

    Top 10 Movies (No real order)

    The Nightmare Before Christmas
    Coraline
    Wayne's World
    The Lion King
    Megamind
    Despicable Me
    Idle Hands
    The Muppets Take Manhattan
    Scott Pilgrim Vs the World
    How to Train Your Dragon

    Top 10 Video Games

    Soul Calibur 2
    Madworld
    Super Smash Bros Brawl
    Okami
    Ratchet and Clank (in general)
    Pokemon (in general)
    Sonic the Hedgehog 2
    Sonic Generations
    Brutal Legend
    Psychonauts

    Top 10 Hot Cartoon Dudes

    Snake (The Simpsons)
    Two Brains (Word Girl)
    Wallace (Scott Pilgrim comics)
    Drakken (Kim Possible)
    Ace (Powerpuff Girls)
    Megamind Disguised as Bernard
    Danny (Phineas and Ferb)
    Eddie (Brutal Legend)
    Johnny 13 (Danny Phantom)
    Dan (Dan Vs.)
  3. Greengables95

    Greengables95 Member

    Top 10 Male Singers/Rappers:
    10. Ben Rector
    9. Wham!
    8. Sir Mix-A-Lot
    7. Marky Mark
    6. MC Hammer
    5. Frank Sinatra
    4. Lionel Riche
    3. Creedence Clearwater Revival
    2. James Taylor
    1. Michael Jackson

    Top 10 Female Singers:
    10. Madonna
    9. Dee Dee Sharp
    8. Whitney Houston
    7. Blondie
    6. Adele
    5. Cyndi Lauper
    4. Francoise Hardy (but I can't understand a word, even though she's a great singer)
    3. Carole King
    2. Pat Benatar
    1. Belinda Carlisle
  4. minor muppetz

    minor muppetz Well-Known Member

    Top ten Weird Al Yankovic songs from the 1980s (and maybe earlier):
    10. Don't Wear Those Shoes
    9. Midnight Star
    8. Yoda
    7. Eat It
    6. Another One Rides the Bus
    5. The Check's in the Mail
    4. Like a Surgeon
    3. Dog Eat Dog
    2. Melanie
    1. I Lost on Jeapordy

    Top ten Weird Al Yankovic songs from the 1990s:
    10. The Night Santa Went Crazy
    9. The Saga Begins
    8. Smells Like Nirvanna
    7. I Was Only Kidding
    6. I'm So Sick of You
    5. Phoney Calls
    4. Jurassic Park
    3. Airline Amy
    2. Polka Your Eyes Out
    1. Frank's 2000' TV

    Top ten Weird Al Yankovic songs from the 2000s and 2011:
    10. Couch Potato
    9. Bob
    8. Skipper Dan
    7. White and Nerdy
    6. You're Pitiful
    5. Ebay
    4. A Complicated Song
    3. Stop Forwarding This Crap to Me
    2. Close But No Cigar
    1. Don't Download This Song

    I plan on posting the top ten non-Weird Al songs of each decade (including decades from before Weird Al became popular) in a later post.
  5. beatnikchick300

    beatnikchick300 Well-Known Member

    minor muppetz, you have inspired me to do a Weird Al list of my own:

    Top 10 Weird Al Songs:
    10. Eat It
    9. Fat
    8. Amish Paradise
    7. Headline News
    6. Smells Like Nirvana
    5. Phony Calls
    4. The Night Santa Went Crazy
    3. Everything You Know is Wrong
    2. I'll Sue Ya
    1. White and Nerdy

    Others...

    Top 10 Vegetables

    10. Carrots
    9. Celery
    8. Sweet Potatoes
    7. Spinach
    6. Kale
    5. Onions (especially red onions!)
    4. Mushrooms
    3. Garlic
    2. Potatoes
    1. Broccoli

    Top 10 Movies I could watch again and again and not get sick of (not necessarily what I would call my favorites, but just movies I like for killing lazy weekend afternoons)

    10. The Nutty Professor (1996 version; I haven't seen the original yet)
    9. Beavis and Butt-Head Do America
    8. Matilda
    7. Space Jam (yep, this list will be pretty '90s nostalgia heavy)
    6. The Simpsons Movie
    5. A Christmas Story
    4. Home Alone I and II
    3. Any of the Muppet movies, of course
    2. Night at the Museum II (yes, while I do consider this a bad movie, this is to me what The Room and Troll 2 are to other members of the geek community)
    1. Problem Child

    Top 10 Best Faux Meat and Dairy Products:

    10. Boca vegan burgers
    9. Gardein sloppy joes
    8. Silk soy milk (any flavor)
    7. Boca chicken nuggets
    6. Morningstar Farms chicken strips
    5. Tempt hemp milk (any flavor)
    4. Whole Soy & Co. Soy yogurt (any flavor, but my favorite is lemon)
    3. Daiya cheese (comes in mozzarella, cheddar, and pepperjack)
    2. Gardein chicken scallopini
    1. Vegenaise mayonnaise substitute
  6. Greengables95

    Greengables95 Member

    Top 10 Madonna Songs:
    10. Express Yourself
    9. Dress You Up
    8. Hung Up
    7. Papa Don't Preach
    6. Material Girl
    5. Like A Prayer
    4. Into the Groove
    3. True Blue
    2. Vogue
    1. Borderline

    Top 10 Foods:
    10. Vanilla Ice Cream
    9. Sweet Potato Fries
    8. Canary Melon
    7. Pomegrantes
    6. Mushrooms (also my favorite vegetable!)
    5. Hot Turkey Sandwiches
    4. Cream Chipped Beef
    3. Roast Chicken
    2. Watermelon
    1. Crab Cakes
  7. minor muppetz

    minor muppetz Well-Known Member

    I now present the top ten best non-"Weird Al" Yankovic songs from each decade, 1960s-2000s (I wanted to list the top ten 1950s songs, but I learned that a number of songs that I thought originated in the '50s are actually from the '60s, I might have to do some research before listing the top ten '50s songs).

    1960s:
    10. "Foolish Little Girl" by The Shirells
    9. "The End of the World" by Skeeter Davis
    8. "You Really Got a Hold of Me" by Smokey Robinson
    7. "Come Together" by The Beatles
    6. "Surfin' USA" by the Beach Boys
    5. "You Don't Have to Say You Love Me" by Dusty Springfield
    4. "Not Your Stepping Stone" by the Monkees
    3. "Happy Together" by the Turtles
    2. "Daydream Believer" by the Monkees
    1. "Woman, Wman" by Gary Puckett and the Union Gap

    1970s:
    10. "Superstar" by the Carpenters
    9. "Fire and Rain" by James Taylor
    8. "Raindrops Keep Falling on my Head" by B.J. Thomas
    7. "I Feel Love" by Donna Summers
    6. "School's Out for Summer" by Alice Cooper
    5. "Rock the Boat" by Hues Corporation
    4. "Your Smiling Face" by James Taylor
    3. "Kodacrome" by Paul Simon
    2. "Silly Love Songs" by Paul McCartney
    1. "Rainy Days and Mondays" by The Carpenters

    1980s:
    10. "Material Girl" by Madonna
    9. "All Through the Night" by Cyndi Lauper
    8. "Eternal Flame" by The Bangles
    7. "Just to See Her" by Smokey Robinson
    6. "Beat It" by Michael Jackson
    5. "Crazy for You" by Madonna
    4. "Love is a Battlefield" by Pat Benatar
    3. "I Can't Fight This Feeling" by REO Speedwagon
    2. "We Built This City" by Jefferson Starship
    1. "Manic Monday" by the Bangles

    (Dang it, there's so many more I wanted to list... "Hold Me Now", "She Bop", "Take on Me", "Come on, Eileen", "Christmas Wrapping", "Never Gonna Give You Up", "Power of Love", and so many more)

    1990s:
    10. "Don't Forget My Number" by Milli Vanilli
    9. "I Want it That Way" by the Backstreet Boys
    8. "My Heart will Go On" by Celine Dion
    7. "Don't Speak" by No Doubt
    6. "One Week" by Barenaked Ladies
    5. "Crazy" by Brittany Spears
    4. "Water Falls" by TLC
    3. "Insensitive" by Jane Ardan
    2. "Kiss Me"
    1. "If You Wanna Be My Lover" by The Spice Girls

    2000s:
    10. "A Moment Like This" by Kelly Clarkson
    9. "Don't Know Why" by Nora Jones
    8. "I'm a Hazard to Myself" by Pink
    7. "Complicated" by Avril Lavine
    6. "Stacey's Mom"
    5. "Because of U" by Kelly Clarkson
    4. "Sinking Soon" by Nora Jones
    3. "Lose Yourself" by Emeniem
    2. "1985" by Bowling for Soup
    1. "Since U Been Gone" by Kelly Clarkson


    I don't think there's enough good songs of the 2010s (and most of them are Katy Perry songs).
  8. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    I had no idea that music was broken into two categories: Weird Al Songs and Non-Weird Al Songs. XD

    I'm not usually one for pop myself, but I've noticed more recent pop songs are a lot better than, say, pop songs of the 90s or 2000s, or at least in my opinion, so I think I'll TRY to come up with a list of the top 10 best pop songs in more recent times...

    1. "Break Even" by The Script
    2. "Hey Soul Sister" by Train
    3. "Smile" by Uncle Kracker
    4. "Bad Day" by Daniel Powter
    5. "Moves Like Jagger" by Maroon 5
    6. "Firework" by Katy Perry
    7. "1-2-3-4" by Feist
    8. "Someone Like You" by Adele
    9. "Born This Way" by Lady Gaga (seriously, that's the ONLY song of hers that DOESN'T sound exactly like "Poker Face")
    10. "Rhinos" by Randy Newman :p :p :p
  9. Sgt Floyd

    Sgt Floyd Well-Known Member

    Since everyone else is doing songs...

    Top 10 Favorite Songs in General

    10. Stray Cat Strut-The Stray Cats (Don't judge me :p)
    9. The Pretender-Foo Fighters
    8.Glad to See You Go-The Ramones
    7. Holidays in the Sun-The Sex Pistols
    6. Learn to Fly-Foo Fighters
    5. Hit That-The Offspring
    4. The Answer-Bad Religion
    3. Punk Rock 101-Bowling for Soup
    2. Girls in America-Bowling for Soup
    1. Takes Me Nowhere-The Offspring

    Top 10 Favorite Songs of the 2010s
    Everything on Foo Fighter's Wasting Light :p
  10. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    Top 10 music score composers (movies and television)

    1. Alan Silvestri
    2. Guy Moon
    3. Randy Edelman
    4. Joe Raposo
    5. David Newman
    6. Hans Zimmer
    7. Gray Noise Music (Jody Gray & Andy Ezrin)
    8. Vic Mizzy
    9. Quincy Jones
    10. Theodore Shapiro
  11. minor muppetz

    minor muppetz Well-Known Member

    Well, with Weird Al having come out with so many great songs over the course of three (and going into four) decades combined with him still being more-or-less relevant and with me being such a big fan I just had to divide the categories into two. Besides, I have broken other things into seperate categories: I've posted two top ten lists on best animated films, Disney and non-Disney, and two on animated specials, one on Peanuts specials and one on non-Peanuts animated specials. And in both cases I actually had trouble thinking up ten non-Disney animated films and ten non-Peanuts animated specials. It was easier for me to think of ten great non-Weird Al songs of each decade (though as I mentioned previously, there are a lot of additional '80s songs that I wanted to list... The '80s seems to be the best decade for music).
  12. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    Actually, you know what? I think I'll substract Theodore Shapiro, bump everyone from Hans Zimmer down a level, and add John Debney to the list.
  13. Teheheman

    Teheheman Well-Known Member

    Ya know what? Since we're doing individual stuff, I think I'll do a MuzikMafia top 10.
    TOP 10 MUZIKMAFIA SONGS(No particular order cause I can't come out with a ranking based on anything lol)
    Good Things Gone Bad-James Otto
    Grandma-Jon Nicholson
    Rain-Damien Horne
    Burden-Damien Horne
    Love Train-Big and Rich
    Discoball-LuvjOi(Big Kenny's band before Big and Rich)
    Thinkin Too Much-Big Kenny
    Rock the Boat-Big and Rich
    Beast on the Mic-Cowboy Troy(feat. James Otto)
    This Old Heart-Shannon Lawson

    This was a REALLY hard list to come up with, I should do a part 2........except that would make it a top 20 wouldn't it? Also, I understand I left out the awesomeness that is Shanna Crooks, I hope to make it up to her at some point.

    Daniel
  14. Teheheman

    Teheheman Well-Known Member

    Crud, I also wish I could edit it to include some more Big and Rich songs.........maybe I'll make some individual list of artist FROM the Mafia........oh well, I'll do it later.

    Daniel
  15. Lola p

    Lola p Well-Known Member

    Time to break the song trend!

    TOP 10 MST3k EPISODES:

    ***HAVE NO IDEA WHAT EPISODES ALL OF THESE ARE, SORRY!***

    10: Diabolik

    9: Pod People

    8: Samson Vs The Vampire Women

    7: The Last of The Wild Horses

    6: Sidehackers

    5: The Screaming Skull

    4: The Black Scorpion

    3: The Amazing Colossal Man

    2: Wurewilf Werewolf

    1: Manos: The Hands of Fate
  16. minor muppetz

    minor muppetz Well-Known Member

    Top ten best songs of the 1950s:
    10. All Shook Up
    9. Little Bitty Pretty One
    8. Witch Doctor
    7. Sweet Little Sixteen
    6. Earth Angel
    5. Put Your Head on My Sholder
    4. Charlie Brown
    3. Rock Around the Clock
    2. Get a Job
    1. Johnny B. Goode
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  17. newsmanfan

    newsmanfan Well-Known Member

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    Snowth.

    I do not see Randy Newman OR Danny Elfman OR Ennio Morricone on your score-composer list.

    SHAME! SHAME! SHAME!

    *reluctantly putting away Big Foam Finger Of Waggling Shame, 'cos it's so much fun to use...*

    TOP TEN FUNNIEST WEBSITES in No Particular Order:

    Ask a Ninja! http://askaninja.com/

    The Colbert Report! http://www.colbertnation.com/

    Pundit Kitchen! Yes. It's better than cats. http://roflrazzi.cheezburger.com/news

    The Onion! http://www.theonion.com/

    A Liam Show! http://www.liamshow.com/

    Rifftrax! (the free samples are lovely!) http://www.rifftrax.com/

    Cinematic Titanic! http://www.cinematictitanic.com/

    The Two Paddocks blog! (Okay. Not always funny. But often enough.)
    http://twopaddocks.com/news-2012.shtml

    And for the last two...pretty much anything on the Muppet Studios or SST Youtube channels!
    --------------
  18. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    I tried to come up with a list of the top 10 nonsense songs (not parody songs like Weird Al)... wasn't too successful, but here we go:

    1. "Blue (Da Ba De) by Eiffel 65
    2. "Cotton Eyed Joe" by Jock Jams
    3. "Rubberband Man" by The Spinners
    4. "Walk Like an Egyptian" by The Bangles
    5. "One Night in Bangkok" by Murray Head
    6. "Rubber Biscuit" by The Blues Brothers

    Okay, so I could only think of six.
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  19. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    Randy's given us some great SONGS, but as far as just music scoring goes, I'm more partial to David. Danny Elfman is an honorable mention... and... I'm... not familiar with Ennio Morricone... :smirk:
  20. SSLFan

    SSLFan Well-Known Member

    No John Williams?

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