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Friday Genius Ten “Vote Early” Edition

By Amanda Marcotte
Friday, October 24, 2008 14:16 EDT
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Seriously, if you can, vote early. Even if there’s a line. It’s only going to get worse from here on out, because rest assured that if you’re the sort of person that a) reads this blog and b) just so happens to live in a district where voting machines just so happen to be scarce, the longer you wait, the more likely you will disenfranchised just by having no time to take off work to vote. More information here.

Leave a random 10 list in comments or leave your Genius mix. I’m doing Genius.

Original song: “Smiley Faces” by Gnarls Barkley

1) “Standing In The Way Of Control”—The Gossip
2) “Dirty Harry”—The Gorillaz
3) “Ooh La La”—Goldfrapp
4) “Signal Fire”—The Snow Patrol
5) “Flux”—Bloc Party
6) “Bohemian Like You”—The Dandy Warhols
7) “Our Velocity”—Maximo Park
8) “Wolf Like Me”—TV on the Radio
9) “Woman”—Wolfmother
10) “Blue Monday”—New Order

Videos under the fold.
Goldfrapp:


Goldfrapp ‘Oh La La’ from Realise Studio on Vimeo.

The Dandy Warhols:


The Dandy Warhols – The Legend of The Last of The Outlaw Truckers AKA: The Ballad of Sheriff Shorty from Mike Bruce on Vimeo.

Amanda Marcotte
Amanda Marcotte
Amanda Marcotte is a freelance journalist born and bred in Texas, but now living in the writer reserve of Brooklyn. She focuses on feminism, national politics, and pop culture, with the order shifting depending on her mood and the state of the nation.
 
 
 
 
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