#1 Posted by Phatmac (5921 posts) -

Considering that we're in the middle of the Holidays, I thought it'd be a good idea for all of us to share some of our favorite Holiday songs.

I'll go first.

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#2 Edited by joshthebear (2704 posts) -
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#3 Posted by JadeGL (1073 posts) -

You will all hate me, but I need to admit it.

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And some of this...

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And finally, on a more serious note...

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#4 Posted by OneKillWonder_ (2056 posts) -

  

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#5 Posted by jonnyboy (2867 posts) -

The Band with the biggest pyrotechnics in rock bring you some whiskey flavoured Christmas cheer...

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#6 Posted by CrossTheAtlantic (1154 posts) -
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#7 Posted by Red (6146 posts) -

Sufjan Stevens has some pretty good Christmas songs.

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And while not especially Christmassy, this song is called The North Pole.

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#8 Posted by Video_Game_King (36566 posts) -
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#9 Posted by Ravenlight (8057 posts) -

@Video_Game_King said:

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I imagine that everyone in Japan is on the best psychoactive drugs constantly and this video is a constant nightmare reality in which the population lives.

#10 Posted by Video_Game_King (36566 posts) -

@Ravenlight:

Actually, it's more that Japan in general just doesn't give a fuck about Christmas. It's more their time to get laid and eat an entire bucket of KFC. Clearly, America's been doing Christmas wrong the entire time.

#11 Posted by Ravenlight (8057 posts) -

@Video_Game_King:

Stop trying to push your moon-man propaganda. Foreign people are all crazy and Cyborg Justice was a great video game.

#12 Posted by Jrinswand (1745 posts) -

Obligatory Pogues:

#13 Edited by fisk0 (5310 posts) -

I don't think there are any other possible answers than this Swedish faux-German synthpop christmas song.

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#14 Posted by Video_Game_King (36566 posts) -

@Ravenlight said:

@Video_Game_King:

Stop trying to push your moon-man propaganda. Foreign people are all crazy and Cyborg Justice was a great video game.

Trust me: I'll have enough time to push my propaganda next week, when I'm celebrating Christmas. For now, though, I'll settle for "you're racist and Cyborg Justice is fuck".

#15 Edited by WickedFather (1694 posts) -

The trinity of awesome starts here.

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#16 Posted by Ravenlight (8057 posts) -

@Video_Game_King:

I'd have gone with "xenophobic" or "full of shit." "Racist" is just inaccurate.

Also, punctuation inside or outside quotation marks if you're not quoting a whole sentence? Neither way feels right.

#17 Posted by Video_Game_King (36566 posts) -

@Ravenlight:

I only put the period in the quotes if I'm quoting the entire sentence.

#18 Edited by CornBREDX (6746 posts) -

Wow this thread loads really slow. You broke it. 
 
      

    
    
  I love the holidays. 
Edit: I removed some of my videos. Was a bit much. I have several songs i like, though. 
All of the Bob Rivers parodies are great. Weird Al obviously. Elmo & Patsy. Spike Jones. Gayla Peevey (I want a hippopotamus for christmas). I'm gettin nuttin for christmas.  
I could go on and on.
#19 Posted by JusticeJanitor (317 posts) -

@Video_Game_King said:

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I needed that. Thank you very much.

#20 Edited by Eviternal (199 posts) -

White Wine in the Sun by Tim Minchin, for two reasons: Because Minchin is a stunning artist, and because Christmas occurs at the height of summer (I'm looking at you, northern hemisphere).

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Periods go inside quotation marks if you're in the US. The only exception is a quote containing a single letter: Let's call our example "x". British English instead follows the usual convention for exclamation/question marks, i.e. whether or not they are part of the quote.

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#23 Edited by ESREVER (2830 posts) -

And it's sequel:

#24 Edited by Sursh (248 posts) -

OH YEAH.

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#25 Posted by McGhee (6128 posts) -

@Phatmac:

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#26 Posted by gla55jAw (2767 posts) -
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#28 Posted by EquitasInvictus (2067 posts) -

Thanks DMX.

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#29 Edited by ZeForgotten (10368 posts) -

First, the one that everyone will understand: 
 
  

   
 
And then there are the ones that only very few users will understand. 
 
Like this one, or this one 
 
I didn't put the videos here because people who don't understand the language would get nothing out of listening to them. 
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#30 Posted by Philedius (214 posts) -

These three are my favourite.

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#31 Posted by GunstarRed (5883 posts) -

@JadeGL: I think my favourite thing about the Bowie/Crosby video is the awkwardly sincere banter at the beginning. Such a strange thing, I have always loved it.

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