Todd In The Shadows Thread:

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"If I Die Young": A pop song review by Todd in the Shadows.

Also, he uploaded his first 3 YouTube episodes to blip.tv with new introductions made in his old house.

Only now noticed he has a new hoodie, on Twitter, he said:

-> "So, I finally bought a new hoodie. Lost the old one in NYC, it was getting super-ratty anyway and needed to be replaced."

-> "...and I just shot a new episode with the new hoodie, but... I forgot to remove the tag. It's dangling from my sleeve in every shot."

edited 27th Sep '11 11:58:57 AM by RW64II

And a million fanfics were written...
Uncle George
Todd has a good miserable git role. The shadows really bring it out.

I'm waiting for the video to be up on TGWTG before watching, partly because I want to have something new to watch each day, and partly because it generates some ad revenue for tgwtg.com
This love so bold goes undeclared/a joy unseen, a world unknown/a love that dare not speak its name/hidden treasure, precious stone
Jackass Detector
Todd is single-handedly the best TGWTG contributor. I even like some of songs he's reviewed.

edited 27th Sep '11 1:08:15 PM by KitsuneInferno

"It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one’s mouth and remove all doubt." - Some guy with a snazzy hat.
Uncle George
Top ten-five for me depending on what everyone has put out recently.
This love so bold goes undeclared/a joy unseen, a world unknown/a love that dare not speak its name/hidden treasure, precious stone
I just noticed something in Todd's review of Hannah Montana: The Movie. Look at window at the 14:27 mark.
And a million fanfics were written...
6 Butterfinger8th Oct 2011 07:48:34 PM , Relationship Status: Sinking with my ship
Vincent E. L. (the guy that did the Atop the Fourth Wall theme song for Linkara, apparently) made a song about Todd:

http://blip.tv/TastefulTuna/music-video-vincent-e-l-suffering-ft-todd-in-the-shadows-5625482

I seriously lost it when I saw this * . Still, it was pretty awesome.

edited 8th Oct '11 7:49:09 PM by Butterfinger

7 PippingFool9th Oct 2011 01:40:00 AM from Sydney, The Vivid City , Relationship Status: Getting away with murder
HIL to stop worring and make it rain
[up]

The only thing that comes close to beating that parody of "Everyday I'm Hustlin'" is "Everyday I'm Hussie-in" by Octopimp. Considering that I LOVED "Everyday I'm Hussie-in", that's saying a lot.

edited 10th Oct '11 3:52:10 AM by PippingFool

Todd's great, I'm not a big fan of TGWTG but Todd's my one exception. He's heaps funny and he does pretty good critiques of bad pop music (and doesn't always resort to being annoyingly hammy).
Todd's uploaded his latest video: Top Ten Songs About Mediocre Romance.

And... it's not working for me. Curses.

(When I think of mediocre romance songs, I immediately think of "Weird Al" Yankovic's "Good Enough For Now". I have no idea if he does.)

Edit: Working now. And YES, he used it!

edited 10th Oct '11 4:52:20 PM by FalconPain

10 MrAHR10th Oct 2011 04:27:09 PM from ಠ_ಠ , Relationship Status: A cockroach, nothing can kill it.
Ahr river
It works now.
Jackass Detector
I'm now inspired to write one of these myself.
"It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one’s mouth and remove all doubt." - Some guy with a snazzy hat.
Am I weird for thinking some of those (especially #10) don't sound like that bad of romantic options?
13 0dd110th Oct 2011 08:27:23 PM from Nowhere Land
Just awesome like that
I'll say this, when I was with my ex-girlfriend, I wrote plenty of these. Enough to fill an album, probably, but I'd rather not dedicate a whole album to her. Unless people are interested in buying an album like that.

I was pretty happily surprised to see Flight of the Conchords on that list. That's really one of the funniest songs I've heard from them.
Insert witty and clever quip here.

My page, as the database hates my handle.

My music.
I actually like "Stuck With You" a lot for being an unexaggerated yet optimistic love song, in which the happiness and companionship are still there even if the romance isn't.

Another song along similar lines I enjoy is "Another First Kiss" by They Might Be Giants.
Uncle George
[up][up] And the fun part is, I know at least one case of the song actually being a succesfull pick-up line though both parties were girls, and the one being wooed by the song knew the show, but still, the song has power.

Good list, and liked Nchick and Lupa. And yes you get slapped if you lookin' ho!
This love so bold goes undeclared/a joy unseen, a world unknown/a love that dare not speak its name/hidden treasure, precious stone
The Ant King
No one has ever gotten chicks by being like Mick Jagger except Mick Jagger.
Kill all math nerds
18 MrW22nd Oct 2011 04:58:11 PM from some place
Ah yes, I've been anticipating this review since I first heard the song.
19 TheGloomer22nd Oct 2011 05:05:58 PM from Northern Ireland
Inadequate law student
I wonder if he'll do a Top Ten Best/Worst Songs of 2011 this year. I certainly hope so.
20 EarlOfSandvich22nd Oct 2011 09:32:02 PM from the Palouse , Relationship Status: I LOVE THIS DOCTOR!
"Schmogerty"...

got to make a context for that word now...

edited 22nd Oct '11 9:44:39 PM by EarlOfSandvich

Status of possible Fallout RP idea: Thinking of and open to new ideas.

Just feelin' like a casual chat? My PM box is ALWAYS open!
I would rather dance like Mick Jagger than look like him, so that's still an improvement over Ke$ha.
22 lolacat22nd Oct 2011 10:47:14 PM from Vancouver Island
Dead? You thought wrong
[up][up][up] Of course he will.
Seeing all these piss ant tropers trying to talk tough makes me laugh. If Matrix were here, he'd laugh too.
[up][up]If I could anything like Mick Jagger, I'd want to sing like Mick Jagger. His ability to sing is why he can still get laid at 68 and looking even older.

edited 22nd Oct '11 11:45:58 PM by BigMadDraco

24 FurikoMaru23rd Oct 2011 08:40:09 AM from The Arrogant Wasteland , Relationship Status: He makes me feel like I have a heart
Reverse the Curse
Hell, what I wanna know is why there's so little interest in Keith Richards. He was always the hot one. And he's bizarrely well-preserved, if craggy, for an Englishman. And I'd kill to know that much about handling a guitar.

[up] Because there is no slang word right now that rhymes with Richards.

Schmogerty.

edited 23rd Oct '11 9:47:42 AM by RW64II

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