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Andrew Huff / March 9, 2010 12:04 AM

We've done this one once before, in 2004. I figure a few of us have updated since then.

LittleJill / March 9, 2010 8:37 AM

"A Girl In Trouble Is A Temporary Thing" by Romeo Void.

Michael / March 9, 2010 8:42 AM

I've been watching some videos with my 2 year old so at this point it the theme to "Bob the Builder".
Tom Waits usually chimes in with "Straight To The Top - Vegas version.

Pete / March 9, 2010 8:57 AM

Allow me to be the first to name "I'm Too Sexy."

Kara Luger / March 9, 2010 9:24 AM

"Ladybug Superfly" by Slant 6

annie / March 9, 2010 10:24 AM

The Boss' Red Headed Woman

Brubeck / March 9, 2010 1:37 PM

Wang Dang Sweet Poontang!

Guy Smiley / March 9, 2010 1:41 PM

Well, for a long time it was Joe Jackson's "On Your Radio": great little revenge song about proving all of your doubters wrong. Now, I guess it's, I dunno, "Straight, No Chaser".

Dennis Fritz / March 9, 2010 1:57 PM

Easy. "Take Your Drunken Ass Home, " by Big Al Carson.

kelly / March 9, 2010 2:52 PM

A Little Less Conversation --Elvis Presley

BG / March 9, 2010 3:50 PM

"Two Can Win" by J Dilla

daruma / March 9, 2010 4:10 PM

"I don't want to work, I just want to bang on the drum all day"
Bang The Drum All Day - Todd Rundgren

scott mck / March 9, 2010 4:23 PM

"All the Wine" - The National

Monica / March 9, 2010 8:36 PM

"Girl Anachronism" by The Dresden Dolls.

Spook / March 9, 2010 8:44 PM

Bad Boy, By The Jive Bombers

David / March 9, 2010 10:11 PM

"Caste" by Endpoint

mary / March 10, 2010 6:39 AM

robot rock - daft punk

JAH / March 10, 2010 12:14 PM

"I got drunk and I fell down" by Uncle Tupelo.

jlp / March 10, 2010 12:44 PM

'gigantic' -- the pixies

makes me feel like a rockin' woman.

printdude / March 10, 2010 4:07 PM

"Hell Ain't a Bad Place to Be" - AC/DC

A. Guy / March 10, 2010 5:11 PM

Beirut - Scenic World

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fluffy / March 10, 2010 7:27 PM

'why don't we do it in the road' by the beatles

Leelah / March 10, 2010 7:57 PM

"Punkrocker" by the Teddybears (sung by Iggy Pop)

p / March 10, 2010 9:49 PM

we're on the one road


dance my pain away

Pablo Korona / March 10, 2010 11:04 PM

Pablo Picasso was not an asshole.


War Photographer by
Jason Forrest

Tracie / March 11, 2010 8:49 AM

We're on a Road to Nowhere-- Talking Heads

Sarah-Ji / March 11, 2010 9:51 AM

Click Click Click by Bishop Allen

holden / March 11, 2010 9:52 AM

"Perfect Day" - Lou Reed.
It's been blowing my mind ever since hearing it again in that Olympic snowboarding/Gretchen Bleiler commercial.


"Audience" - Cold War Kids

Dan / March 13, 2010 12:22 PM

ACDC - Jailbreak

LaShawn Williams / March 15, 2010 7:02 AM

"Ain't That A Bitch" by Johnny 'Guitar' Watson.

"I'm workin' 40 hours, six long days
And I'm highly embarrassed ev'rytime I get my pay
And they're workin' everybody
Lord, they're workin' poor folks to death
And when you pay your rent and your car
note, you ain't got a damn thing left."


flange / March 15, 2010 9:35 AM

joe ely's "musta notta gotta lotta"

especially today after the stupid premature time change.

JP / March 15, 2010 11:05 AM

It changes daily. Today it would be Vehicle, by the Ides of March, because there's a late show orchestra in my head that plays songs that are somehow appropriate to the moment I'm living in.

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