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Top 10 Popdose Articles Of All Time

Five years! Longer than many marriages, yet Popdose is still here and still going....

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Postscript 2011: Christmas Is Over

Dw Dunphy ruminates over the difficulties of "living in the moment."...

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Dw. Dunphy On… Our Spherical Universe

Every year Hollywood gives us at least one movie where our world is greeted, confronted or otherwise engaged with forces not of our earth....

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Dw. Dunphy On… The New Internet Superstar

I’ll cut to the chase. It’s Hitler. Adolf Hitler. Yeah, I’m rather shocked myself, but it seems like Herr Fuhrer is...

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The Popdose Interview: Andy Partridge

You submitted your questions for former XTC member Andy Partridge, and he answered them (well, most of them, anyway) during his Popdose...

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Theatre Is Easy: “Speed-the-Plow”

BOTTOM LINE: Dare I say “the perfect Broadway play”? Sometimes an ideal Broadway cast is assembled: they command the stage with...

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Football, Meta, Sports

The Top 10 Techniques That Hollywood Learned From the NFL

Every great football game, at its heart, is like an action movie. Once you cut out the commercials and halftime, they’re both about...

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Letter From the Editor, Meta

Letter from the Editor: Happy Birthday Popdose!

Howdy, folks! Like Jim Anchower, I know it’s been a long time since I rapped at ya, but now that Popdose is a whole year old, I...

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Meta, Music, Song-Off

Song-Off Jr. – Happy New Year!

Welcome to 2009!  I know this matchup isn’t entirely appropriate, seeing as we’re not hitting a new century, or even a new...

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Popdose on Twitter

We are pleased to announce that we have acceded to modern technology and established ourselves a presence on Twitter. If you would like to...

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Popdose Goes on Vacation (Sort Of)

Howdy, folks! As some of you may have already realized, Popdose is preparing for the holidays by giving the columnists you know and love a...

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Bottom Feeders, Meta, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 33

This week you get another extended post so we can finish up the letter F nice and clean. Without further ado, I give you the final batch of...

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The Friday Mixtape: 10/31/08 — Everybody’s Doing Springsteen Except Bruce (But He Has a Mean Woody)

Badly Drawn Boy – Thunder Road from Uncut Magazine Bruce Springsteen Tribute Volume 1(2003) The Knack – Don’t Look Back...

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Chart Attack!, Lost in the '80s, Meta, Music

Lost in the ’80s: “Revenge of the Nerds”

It may be the height of over-sharing to admit this, but Revenge of the Nerds was a movie that really spoke to me in high school.  As a...

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Future Retro, Meta, Music

Future Retro: Laura Branigan

CALLING GLORIA Laura Branigan is a classic example of a great and underrated talent whose life and career were cut short far too soon....

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Chart Attack!, Meta, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 9/20/69

One of the questions I am occasionally asked by readers, other than “Are you sure you’re straight?,” is “Why...

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Meta, Music, One Day in Your Life

One Day in Your Life: September 17, 1978

September 17, 1978, is a Sunday. Egyptian president Anwar Sadat and Israeli prime minister Menachem Begin sign the Camp David Accords. The...

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Song-Off: Teen Angst

M83 – “Teen Angst” Placebo – “Teenage Angst” Zack: It’s hard to argue that there’s anybody...

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Lists You Didn't Ask For, Meta, Music

Tweener Mixtape Madness!

The Popdose staff was sitting around the other day, doing what we do best — namely, talking about records that most people wish they...

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Current Events, Meta, Music, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: Procrastination — Now, Later, Always, Forever

I don’t mean to brag or nothin’, but when it comes to procrastinating, I’m something of an expert. If there had been a...

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Chart Attack!, Meta, Music

CHART ATTACK!: HOT PODCAST ACTION Edition!

Hey everybody, remember back in March when Jeff and I made a guest appearance over at Dave Lifton’s rockin’ Wings For Wheels?...

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Popdose Hot Podcast Action!!!!!!

“They live to talk about crap!” I’ll admit it: I was quite puzzled when I received an e-mail from Dave Lifton, pop...

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I Keep Forgettin’ (To Publish This Post)

This wasn’t part of our official launch announcement, but as some of you may remember, Jason’s site had a patron saint before...

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A Letter from the Editor-in-Chief

It’s here! It’s finally fucking here! Hello and welcome to the official launch of Popdose, the site some of you have been...

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Take Five

Nothing wrong in Blog-land, folks:at least not here:at least not that I’m aware of. I just kinda ran out of time this weekend, for...

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In which the world’s most dangerous bandleader makes my day

I’ve received a lot of wonderfully unexpected links in my time, but this one, I think, makes me happiest of all....

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Blogging for a Cure, cont’d

Those of you who have been keeping track of the multi-blogging fundraising sensation that is Bloggers for a Cure may already know this, but...

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Blogging for a Cure, cont’d

A few weeks ago, I threatened to bombard all of you with pleas for donations to our friend Malchus’ upcoming walk for cystic fibrosis...

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I’m older than I’ve ever been / And now I’m even older

Yes, the rumors are true. I’m a ripe old 33 today. I wasn’t planning on mentioning it here, but I had to, because Jason, in...