Do you consider U2 one of the greatest bands of our lifetime?

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  1. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    I damn sure do.

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  2. Avery

    Avery Well-Known Member Banned User

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    of course not
     
  3. Ryan Lever

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  4. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    Damn you.
     
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    Brah poll said no way
     
  6. BrulesRules

    BrulesRules Just grab 'em in the biscuits Gold

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    they had some pretty good songs..but not best of a lifetime.
     
  7. Mur

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    Not really a fan
     
  8. Smell Muhfinger

    Smell Muhfinger "is just really nice?"

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    Yes, they are/were pretty damn good. :grad:

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  9. Double Blizz

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    Do you like Tool or A Perfect Circle Dawg?
     
  10. ChuckZ

    ChuckZ You're so pusillanimous, oh yea.

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    no, but they aren't bad
     
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    pussah???
     
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    hidden dragon the princess of darkness Staff Member

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    They were good for many years, but not anymore.
     
  13. dawg

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    Tool
     
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    overrated.

    average IMO
     
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    Joshua Tree was fantastic and that is also where they jumped the shark.
     
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    no. a few good songs, but...
     
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    Shine 2012 rookie of the year VIP

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    :yes:
     
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    Thought Rollins was spot on. starts @ 1:50.

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    UB40 was better. Can't stand U2..... " Lemon "..... Serious ?
     
  20. koam

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    Not even close. They've had good longevity and some hits. But one of the "greatest bands of our lifetime"? They'd be lucky to break that Top 100 list.