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Did it up pretty quickly, dun h8.
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I definitely think it's possible, triple j played S&T a fair bit and I think most of their fanbase will give them a vote.
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Little Talks will win this by miles and miles. every year people try and find a reason for the obvious not to win, but like gotye and mumford and sons before them, omam have created the song that has been smashed repeatedly on triple j through the middle of the year and then picked up later on by every other commercial station to the point of saturation. Im unloading, should be black caviar odds

Mumford and Sons wasn't really in the conversation the year it won. When it leaked they had won there was genuine shock.
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Little Talks will win this by miles and miles. every year people try and find a reason for the obvious not to win, but like gotye and mumford and sons before them, omam have created the song that has been smashed repeatedly on triple j through the middle of the year and then picked up later on by every other commercial station to the point of saturation. Im unloading, should be black caviar odds

yeah, except that Gotye winning last year was the most foregone conclusion, nothing had come even close. And like Nap said, the only reason M&S was obvious was because they accidentally revealed it.

Those conditions you're talking about - JJJ smashing a song, and then it being picked up? They apply to Thrift Shop, as well as quite a few other songs this year. Little Talks is one of the favourites, but not a foregone conclusion.
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If I have the majority of the demographic pegged correctly as the shit people that they are... Thrift Shop will be number 1.
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My votes FWIW:

Band Of Skulls - Bruises
Sharon Van Etten - Serpents
Smith Street Band, The - Sunshine & Technology
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Chet Faker - I'm Into You
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I gave next to no thought to these. Saving my brain power for the Hot 100 that counts:

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My votes.

Dappled Cities - Run With The Wind
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Macklemore & Ryan Lewis - Thrift Shop {ft. Wanz}
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If I have the majority of the demographic pegged correctly as the shit people that they are... Thrift Shop will be number 1.

Yeah I have a feeling it will also.
I hope not though, that song is absolute trash.
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mumford and sons wasn't really in the conversation the year it won. when it leaked they had won there was genuine shock.

mumford and sons was paying $1.50 before it was leaked. it was a foregone conclusion. won by more votes than any song has ever...

this year a number of songs can win.
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my votes for the year.
songs that just missed out:

r u mine?
breezeblocks
sixteen saltines
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sunshine and technology
the house that heaven built
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little talks will win this by miles and miles. every year people try and find a reason for the obvious not to win, but like gotye and mumford and sons before them, omam have created the song that has been smashed repeatedly on triple j through the middle of the year and then picked up later on by every other commercial station to the point of saturation. im unloading, should be black caviar odds

lol at this. enjoy flushing your money down the toilet.

what a sham it will be if 'my gun' wins...it would be a disgrace if it won, hope it doesnt. there really are some terrible songs in there this year.
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No matter which song wins, I won't be as annoyed as I was when Big Jet Plane won.

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triple j Hottest 100 betting 2012: 'Little Talks' Vs 'Thrift Shop’
ever since mumford and sons, fuck the hottest 100.
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triple j Hottest 100 betting 2012: 'Little Talks' Vs 'Thrift Shop’
if ke$ha isn't in the top 10, you can fuck me. taylor swift is a gimme.
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triple j Hottest 100 betting 2012: 'Little Talks' Vs 'Thrift Shop’
the problem is:
i used to thin k that the hottest 100 represented the listeners of triple j.
then mumford & sons.
now it's just a music poll for morons.
i'm telling you, ke$ha and taylor swift. put money on them.
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triple j Hottest 100 betting 2012: 'Little Talks' Vs 'Thrift Shop’
i've noticed that despite my warnings, people still are voting for tame impala.
stop it. stop it now. burn them with fire.
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No matter which song wins, I won't be as annoyed as I was when Big Jet Plane won.

This. I'm not sure if any future winner of the Hottest 100 could be as bad as Big Jet Plane, it sounds like it was written by a five year old and sung by two manic depressives who forgot to take their meds.
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Quite possibly the most boring song I've ever heard. Man, I was so mad. I didn't even like Rock It that much either, but when it got down to the top 2, I was begging for it to be the winner over BJP.

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the problem is:
i used to thin k that the hottest 100 represented the listeners of triple j.
then mumford & sons.

thats right. because noone who listens to JJJ likes Mumford and Sons. FACT.
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I found Rock It way more offensive than BJP
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I found Rock It way more offensive than BJP

Mostly because BC can't seem to work out what they're referring to by "it".
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triple j Hottest 100 betting 2012: 'Little Talks' Vs 'Thrift Shop’
so its a toss up between what i can only assume is a novelty song that would not have been given a second listen if not about op shops and a song that sounds like a bad version of home by edward sharpe and the magnetic zeros. i guess i shouldn't be surprised.
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OM&M just sound like the Arcade Fire to me.
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They sound absolutely nothing like Arcade Fire.
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Are OM&M good then?
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So they both suck?
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OM&M just sound like the Arcade Fire to me.

Those two bands are completely different. Arcade Fire are like "where's the car", and OM&M are like "where's the car".
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