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Written by: Julia Conny (12/05/08)
Shawn Harris
Top 10 favorite albums of 2008

1. Cloud Cult “Feel Good Ghosts”
2. Kings Of Leon “Only by the Night”
3. Vampire Weekend (self titled)
4. Radiohead “In Rainbows”
5. Weezer (Red)
6. The Hush Sound “Goodbye Blues”
7. Does It Offend You, Yeah? “You Have no idea what you're getting yourself into”
8. Foxboro Hot Tubs “stop drop and roll”
9. My Morning Jacket “Evil Urges”
10. Portugal the Man “Censored Colors”

Top 10 favorite songs of 2008

1. “No One Said It Would Be Easy” Cloud Cult
2. “Mansard Roof” Vampire Weekend
3. “Sex on Fire” Kings Of Leon
4. “Ms. Sweeney” Weezer
5. “Dawn of the Dead” Does it offend you, yeah?
6. “Highly Suspicious” My Morning Jacket
7. “Bodysnatchers” Radiohead
8. “When Water Comes to Life” Cloud Cult
9. “that’s not my name” the Ting Tings
10. “Kids” MGMT

Top movies of 2008 (I've not seen 10 movies this year!)
Kung Fu Panda
The Dark Knight
The Fall

Obama accepting the presidential nomination will be remembered beyond any favorite songs from the year. Went well with Cloud Cult's new album in the background.
 
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12:33 AM on 12/29/08
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Ms. Sweeney is definitely an amazing song.

Excellent choice!
01:12 AM on 12/29/08
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Dawn of the Dead is a great song. This is a really good list.
04:47 AM on 12/29/08
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good call on the hush sound
06:09 AM on 12/29/08
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Good call on Portugal. The Man, loved that album
10:06 AM on 12/29/08
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cloud cult is honestly one of the best bands on the face of the earth
10:24 AM on 12/29/08
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Glad Shawn picked The Hush Sound. That band doesn't get enough credit.
10:29 AM on 12/29/08
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Kung Fu Panda!
11:20 AM on 12/29/08
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Foxboro Hot Tubs!
01:32 PM on 12/29/08
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Ms. Sweeney rules but The Red Album as a whole was mad disappointing.

Good list though.
11:53 PM on 12/29/08
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nice to see foxboro hot tubs on one of these lists. good choice, guys!
09:34 AM on 01/02/09
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i wanna hear the same song twice
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Cloud Cult FTMFW!!
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