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Initial post: 20 Aug 2014, 22:58:18 BST
TheFoe says:
Evening all, a list of 19 songs that were deemed to naughty or controversial await your 5 votes. Voting open to everyone and ends 10pm Sunday. Thanks for continuing to take part! :-)

Jackie - Scott Walker
Lola - The Kinks
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz
Wet Dream - Max Romeo
Infected - The The
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann & His Woodchoppers
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin
Peaches - The Stranglers
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton
Killing An Arab - The Cure
Hi Hi Hi - Wings
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies
Come Together - Beatles
Invisible Sun - The Police
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine

Playlist supplied by Philip, much appreciated. :-)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XBkK3RhN73g&list=PLqLCaKRzPEG6nYbclrD1FGuPdCn-ZB_Zu

Posted on 20 Aug 2014, 23:16:56 BST
TheFoe says:
Kicking off

The The - 5
Stranglers - 4
Cure - 3
Hawkwind - 2
Police - 1

Jackie - Scott Walker
Lola - The Kinks
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz
Wet Dream - Max Romeo
Infected - The The -5
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann & His Woodchoppers
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind -2
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin
Peaches - The Stranglers -4
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton
Killing An Arab - The Cure -3
Hi Hi Hi - Wings
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies
Come Together - Beatles
Invisible Sun - The Police -1
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine

Posted on 20 Aug 2014, 23:30:43 BST
Johnny Bee says:
After Foe

Flamin' Groovies - 5
Gang of Four - 4
Scott Walker - 3
The The - 2
John Leyton - 1

Jackie - Scott Walker - 3
Lola - The Kinks
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz
Wet Dream - Max Romeo
Infected - The The - 7
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann & His Woodchoppers
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind -2
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin
Peaches - The Stranglers -4
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four - 4
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton - 1
Killing An Arab - The Cure -3
Hi Hi Hi - Wings
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies - 5
Come Together - Beatles
Invisible Sun - The Police -1
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine

Posted on 21 Aug 2014, 00:46:41 BST
nic says:
After Johnny

Scott Walker -5
Gang -4
Stranglers -3
Skeeter -2
The The -1

Jackie - Scott Walker - 8
Lola - The Kinks
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz
Wet Dream - Max Romeo
Infected - The The - 8
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann & His Woodchoppers
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis -2
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind -2
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin
Peaches - The Stranglers -7
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four - 8
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton - 1
Killing An Arab - The Cure -3
Hi Hi Hi - Wings
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies - 5
Come Together - Beatles
Invisible Sun - The Police -1
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine

Posted on 21 Aug 2014, 08:03:30 BST
Val H. says:
After nic

Skeeter Davis - 5
Scott Walker - 4
Split Enz - 3
John Leyton - 2
Bing Crosby/Woody Hermann - 1

Jackie - Scott Walker - 12
Lola - The Kinks
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz - 3
Wet Dream - Max Romeo
Infected - The The - 8
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann & His Woodchoppers - 1
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis - 7
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind -2
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin
Peaches - The Stranglers -7
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four - 8
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton - 3
Killing An Arab - The Cure -3
Hi Hi Hi - Wings
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies - 5
Come Together - Beatles
Invisible Sun - The Police -1
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine

Posted on 21 Aug 2014, 08:14:58 BST
efterval

gang of 4 - 5
stranglers - 4
max romeo - 3
the the - 2
the cure - 1

Jackie - Scott Walker - 12
Lola - The Kinks
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz - 3
Wet Dream - Max Romeo - 3
Infected - The The - 10
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann & His Woodchoppers - 1
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis - 7
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind -2
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin
Peaches - The Stranglers -11
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four - 13
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton - 3
Killing An Arab - The Cure -4
Hi Hi Hi - Wings
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies - 5
Come Together - Beatles
Invisible Sun - The Police -1
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine

Posted on 21 Aug 2014, 09:07:44 BST
Derek W. says:
After tech

Pearls 5
John Leyton 4
Cold Chisel 3
Hawkwind 2
Skeeter 1

Jackie - Scott Walker - 12
Lola - The Kinks
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz - 3
Wet Dream - Max Romeo - 3
Infected - The The - 10
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann & His Woodchoppers - 1
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis - 8
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind - 4
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin
Peaches - The Stranglers -11
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four - 13
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel - 3
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton - 7
Killing An Arab - The Cure -4
Hi Hi Hi - Wings
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies - 5
Come Together - Beatles
Invisible Sun - The Police -1
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine - 5

Posted on 21 Aug 2014, 10:05:27 BST
wobberoo says:
Too late to vote. Nobody has said God Save The Queen- Sex Pistols. First song that sprung to my mind?

In reply to an earlier post on 21 Aug 2014, 10:21:30 BST
Val H. says:
Too late to nominate but you can still vote.

Posted on 21 Aug 2014, 10:33:35 BST
Gordon D says:
After Derek

The The - 5
Scott Walker - 4
Bobby Darin - 3
The Kinks - 2
The Beatles - 1

Jackie - Scott Walker - 16
Lola - The Kinks - 2
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz - 3
Wet Dream - Max Romeo - 3
Infected - The The - 15
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann & His Woodchoppers - 1
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis - 8
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind - 4
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin - 3
Peaches - The Stranglers - 11
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four - 13
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel - 3
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton - 7
Killing An Arab - The Cure - 4
Hi Hi Hi - Wings
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies - 5
Come Together - Beatles - 1
Invisible Sun - The Police - 1
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine - 5

Posted on 21 Aug 2014, 10:57:28 BST
T. Franklin says:
Tidying

Jackie - Scott Walker - 16
Lola - The Kinks - 2
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz - 3
Wet Dream - Max Romeo - 3
Infected - The The - 15
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann - 1
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis - 8
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind - 4
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin - 3
Peaches - The Stranglers - 11
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four - 13
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel - 3
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton - 7
Killing An Arab - The Cure - 4
Hi Hi Hi - Wings
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies - 5
Come Together - Beatles - 1
Invisible Sun - The Police - 1
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine - 5

In reply to an earlier post on 21 Aug 2014, 11:02:45 BST
And would no doubt have earned Derek another wine credit wobbster :-)

In reply to an earlier post on 21 Aug 2014, 12:09:11 BST
Derek W. says:
Yep!

Posted on 21 Aug 2014, 12:51:18 BST
Last edited by the author on 21 Aug 2014, 12:52:22 BST
Grimmy says:
And no Puff The Magic Dragon ?
Nor Je T'aime ?

Another glass, shurely (hic).

Relax?

In reply to an earlier post on 21 Aug 2014, 12:54:07 BST
it's his bladder that'll need relaxing. :)

Posted on 21 Aug 2014, 13:36:00 BST
Derek W. says:
Je T'aime would indeed have been another glass, but not Puff:-)

Posted on 21 Aug 2014, 13:43:54 BST
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Posted on 21 Aug 2014, 15:23:59 BST
Travel Fan says:
After Tim`s tidy!

Bobby Darin - 5
Beatles - 4
John Leyton - 3
Skeeter - 2
Wings - 1

Jackie - Scott Walker - 16
Lola - The Kinks - 2
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz - 3
Wet Dream - Max Romeo - 3
Infected - The The - 15
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann - 1
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis - 9
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind - 4
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin - 8
Peaches - The Stranglers - 11
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four - 13
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel - 3
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton - 10
Killing An Arab - The Cure - 4
Hi Hi Hi - Wings - 1
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies - 5
Come Together - Beatles - 5
Invisible Sun - The Police - 1
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine - 5

In reply to an earlier post on 21 Aug 2014, 15:40:28 BST
Collette says:
Tidying. 8 + 2 = 10, Jemma. :0)

Jackie - Scott Walker - 16
Lola - The Kinks - 2
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz - 3
Wet Dream - Max Romeo - 3
Infected - The The - 15
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann - 1
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis - 10
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind - 4
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin - 8
Peaches - The Stranglers - 11
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four - 13
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel - 3
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton - 10
Killing An Arab - The Cure - 4
Hi Hi Hi - Wings - 1
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies - 5
Come Together - Beatles - 5
Invisible Sun - The Police - 1
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine - 5

Posted on 21 Aug 2014, 15:48:08 BST
Last edited by the author on 21 Aug 2014, 15:49:28 BST
Collette says:
The Kinks - 5
Bobby Darin - 4
Gang Of Four - 3
Bing Crosby - 2
Cold Chisel - 1

Jackie - Scott Walker - 16
Lola - The Kinks - 7
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz - 3
Wet Dream - Max Romeo - 3
Infected - The The - 15
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann - 3
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis - 10
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind - 4
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin - 12
Peaches - The Stranglers - 11
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four - 16
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel - 4
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton - 10
Killing An Arab - The Cure - 4
Hi Hi Hi - Wings - 1
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies - 5
Come Together - Beatles - 5
Invisible Sun - The Police - 1
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine - 5

Posted on 21 Aug 2014, 15:52:19 BST
RABB says:
Kinks - 5
Enz - 4
Darin - 3
Stranglers - 2
Chisel - 1

Jackie - Scott Walker - 16
Lola - The Kinks - 12
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz - 7
Wet Dream - Max Romeo - 3
Infected - The The - 15
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann - 3
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis - 10
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind - 4
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin - 15
Peaches - The Stranglers - 13
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four - 16
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel - 5
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton - 10
Killing An Arab - The Cure - 4
Hi Hi Hi - Wings - 1
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies - 5
Come Together - Beatles - 5
Invisible Sun - The Police - 1
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine - 5

Posted on 21 Aug 2014, 17:09:02 BST
Grimmy says:
After RAB

Groovies - 5
Pearls - 4
Cure - 3
Beatles - 2
Bing - 1

Jackie - Scott Walker - 16
Lola - The Kinks - 12
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz - 7
Wet Dream - Max Romeo - 3
Infected - The The - 15
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann - 4
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis - 10
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind - 4
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin - 15
Peaches - The Stranglers - 13
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four - 16
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel - 5
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton - 10
Killing An Arab - The Cure - 7
Hi Hi Hi - Wings - 1
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies - 10
Come Together - Beatles - 7
Invisible Sun - The Police - 1
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine - 9

Posted on 21 Aug 2014, 17:39:26 BST
After The Grim

Stranglers - 5
Swine - 4
The The - 3
Kinks - 2
Gang - 1

Jackie - Scott Walker - 16
Lola - The Kinks - 14
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz - 7
Wet Dream - Max Romeo - 3
Infected - The The - 18
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann - 4
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis - 10
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind - 4
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin - 15
Peaches - The Stranglers - 18
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four - 17
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel - 5
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton - 10
Killing An Arab - The Cure - 7
Hi Hi Hi - Wings - 1
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies - 10
Come Together - Beatles - 7
Invisible Sun - The Police - 1
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine - 13

Posted on 22 Aug 2014, 11:16:54 BST
David E says:
After Mr P. Pot

Scott - 5
Bobby - 4
Wings - 3
Cure - 2
Bing - 1

Jackie - Scott Walker - 21
Lola - The Kinks - 14
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz - 7
Wet Dream - Max Romeo - 3
Infected - The The - 18
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann - 5
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis - 10
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind - 4
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin - 19
Peaches - The Stranglers - 18
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four - 17
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel - 5
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton - 10
Killing An Arab - The Cure - 9
Hi Hi Hi - Wings - 4
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies - 10
Come Together - Beatles - 7
Invisible Sun - The Police - 1
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine - 13

Posted on 22 Aug 2014, 12:37:29 BST
After David

Cure -5
The The - 4
Stranglers - 3
Leyton - 2
Hawkwind - 1

Jackie - Scott Walker - 21
Lola - The Kinks - 14
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz - 7
Wet Dream - Max Romeo - 3
Infected - The The - 22
Deep In The Heart Of Texas - Bing Crosby with Woody Hermann - 5
The End Of The World - Skeeter Davis - 10
Urban Guerrilla - Hawkwind - 5
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin - 19
Peaches - The Stranglers - 21
I Love A Man In Uniform - Gang of Four - 17
Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel - 5
Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton - 12
Killing An Arab - The Cure - 14
Hi Hi Hi - Wings - 4
Slow Death - Flamin' Groovies - 10
Come Together - Beatles - 7
Invisible Sun - The Police - 1
Oh Dear Miss Morse - Pearls Before Swine - 13
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