Can you imagine never having to go to a library to look things up? Just because teenagers today want different things and have different values doesn't make us lazy, stupid, uneducated, and don't know how to do proper bibliographes and such. It's all just a scene, all just about social networking. Do the HELEN KELLER? “It was really good,” Daverio said. They weren't just being douchebags.". You're right; I accidentally linked to the British techno band instead of the American group "Lyte Funky Ones." I've never heard HyperCrush, but let me just point something out in your comment that was bothering me... women, too, can be sexist. WHY ARE OUR YOUNG PEOPLE GOING DOUCHEBAG CRAZY? It turned out to be everyone's favorite song, and the rest is history. Anonymous replied on Wed, 09/02/2009 - 1:27pm, Krystle18 replied on Sat, 07/18/2009 - 2:42pm. Try it sometime. See? You hear it on the radio, you hear it at clubs, you hear it EVERYWHERE. Kelsey Wallace replied on Thu, 07/09/2009 - 11:49am. 3OH!3 are back: “LONELY MACHINES” is the first new single from Sean Foreman and Nathaniel Motte in years. Whitney replied on Wed, 07/08/2009 - 1:09pm, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LMFAO_(band). "I do what I wanna... Black People and Niggas. So it's no guess that the music they listen to will be lazy as well. Anywhere. Get ready! "I believe her vocal range to be around 2 1/2 to 3 octaves at most." I thought I was cool because I knew of them long before most people did. but why blame it on a band of all things!? What ever happened to saying what you think is authentically right? Get Bitch Media's top 9 reads of the week delivered to your inbox every Saturday morning! I've accidentally posted the same message a few times. Miranda Lambert: Gunpowder And Lead That makes it even worse, that they're intelligent and still deliver this message. Bling Bling have been a huge part in Hip ... DMX: The Cleanest Cat in the Game (Literally), 9th Wonder: The Almighty Soul Sampler and Professor. He might even be better off with primal grunting which would probably come more naturally to him. I've listened to a lot of their music and I don't understand how or why you think they're douchebags and misogynists. Alright, so if you have heard 3oh!3 chances are you noticed their electro, hip hop, pop fusion type sound. I mean maybe ill go write a song that goes "Shhsh girl, light the fire, do the Anne Frank and get in the oven". Made with SquarespaceSquarespace i think you're just another feminist with her panties in a bunch. Everyone who knows them says the same thing, "Their music's ironic; they're perpetuating the greatest inside joke on the music industry EVER!" http://www.geneveith.com/kids-suing-parents/_683/. This is a song by K'naan called if rap gets jealou... Can rappers be authentic if they are not black? And if they are, it's like those racist hipsters who are claiming to be ironic. Anonymous replied on Thu, 07/09/2009 - 1:26pm. Apparently, if you are the type of chick who thinks its ok to let over privledged white suburban jerks degrade certain types of girls, if you think these women deserve their treatment because of the way they dress or drink in public, you can feel really affirmed and superior when you hear a song like "Don't Trust a Ho." everyones just trying to make it. The band 3OH!3 graced our campus on Saturday, April 6, but not without first being met by a wave of criticism. at the beginning of September. Or being on shrooms. that's what I'm talking about. Most people who like them find the music FUNNY. Ex-WH lawyers: Contract Melania's aide signed 'bizarre' 'Home Improvement' actor arrested for assault My generation simply doesn't have the desire to find insight and emotional connections through music anymore. Thanks! Shut your lips!/ Do the Helen Keller, and talk with your hips!" I worked at Hot Topic for quite a while, and I was also absolutely appalled at how many young women like these bands. Always more than happy to defend a fellow Bitch-er. They were huge in the "Think Thank" snowboard film team. and i don't feel offended in the least bit, why? Aimee replied on Mon, 07/06/2009 - 1:38pm. ***SUBSCRIBE*** Rate and comment!! I really try to stay away from mainstream media and music trends and these guys are a perfect example of why I sold my FM radio in a tag sale at age 7 and never bought another one. I couldn't quite put my finger on why that song made me feel a little dirty upon hearing it for the first time, but I think you've nailed it. “LONELY MACHINES” ft 100 gets. And I do agree, it's totally ridiculous how catered to kids are these days. Yup, that's what he meant. It's called a general statement. Anonymous replied on Mon, 07/05/2010 - 5:18am. It's a cold comfort to think of how many times these guys got kicked in the face and jabbed in the eye while making that second video. So we would appreciate it if you stepped off your high horse and at least realized YOU ARE BEING AS SNOBBISH, STEREOTYPICAL, and DEGRADING as 3!oh!3 with your comments. I find this very interesting. Of course! But good men out there…don’t be fooled….enjoy 3OH!3, and similar bands…it’s just studpid, fun music. Anonymous replied on Thu, 07/09/2009 - 2:35pm. Beyonce: Next Ex That was an accident. It's called peddling to the lowest common denominator. It's just sad. But you need to realize that the generation is not all like this, though many are. Anonymous replied on Thu, 09/24/2009 - 11:55am, S A T I R E * = It as in the content of their use of expression...not the right to free speech, lol. We have heavily discusse... Police Brutality, Racism, and Discrimination in NYC. The band’s irrelevancy could be due to low attendance of fans at concerts between 2011-2012. I, too, am a male, and I rather enjoy hearing such songs on the radio--on the rare occasion that I am not listening to my iPod instead, that is. It appeals to the worst angels of our nature. The dynamic duo of Sean Foreman and Nathaniel Motte have taken 3OH!3 from the foothills of Boulder, CO to a household name – if we’re talking house parties. My friends all think of them as dumb and out-dated. Yes, it's a regression and in an ideal world women wouldn't stand for it, and it would never have gotten played, but this isn't the ideal world, and there's worse music that has gotten played. send your comment. More than likely, an audience member will understand the joke and laugh. Speak what you know, not what you think/ believe. I've had it happen to me on several different issues, not just with sexism. 3OH!3 are a duo from Boulder, Colorado (i.e., area code 303), whose style of music includes humorous raps, indie electronic beats, and lots of youthful mischief. Yet, I have to agree with the previous comment regarding taking an extreme position and the potential it has to be alienating to the exact groups that one would hopefully seek to include in their philosophy. This is news to you and the writer of this rant: His Lark on Your Go-Kart Lyrics are disgusting, and I feel physically ill whenever I hear the part in Roth Boys where he says: No wonder our girls have so many problems nowadays..jeez.. Whitney replied on Wed, 07/08/2009 - 12:51pm. Thanks again, Whitney! I know this post makes me sound like a cranky old lady who can’t get down with kids’ music these days, but 3oh!3 is just way too douche-y for my blood. Senior Nick Daverio said 3OH!3 started off the show creating a party atmosphere just by doing as much as possible to get the crowd going. We took a brief pause in order to re-design the magazine, but the next issue will be out (and looking better than ever!) Anonymous replied on Wed, 07/08/2009 - 11:54am. It's the words and actions of you, as a person, do, in which determine that. © 2009 Photo Finish RecordsNEW MUSIC FROM 3OH!3 OUT NOW! It’s been a number of years since we last heard synthpop duo 3OH!3 singing with Kesha about their first kisses, about the complete distrust of promiscuous females, and having double It makes you seem really edgy. Patrick from Belfast, United Kingdom To Martin .. You believed wrong! HyperCrush is awesome. 5 years ago | 3 views. If only. These asshats used to do [just as offensive] "crunk" rap until they sold their souls and let someone else write this awful garbage. "I know this post makes me sound like a cranky old lady who can't get down with kids' music these days" 3OH!3 - Double VIsion [Hard] Single Tapping Double Time. Heard him on NPR on Sunday. Misogynist on a mission? And also brush up on the whole "sexting" craze... middle and high school kids sending nude or semi-nude photos of themselves through their cell phones. Anonymous replied on Thu, 09/24/2009 - 12:03pm. Ok, I can see where someone might get offended from this song. You know what my generation is? As we've seen many times throughout history, it's easy to unite people around intolerance. I seirously doubt 3oh!3 is being ironic. Will Sean and Nat's next track be 'Don't Trust a Jew'? I like 3oh3, am I aware of how horribly sexist their lyrics are? (Probably) Racist Intro 2. caffeineadddict replied on Mon, 07/06/2009 - 7:42pm. Furthermore, if you were to examine their whole catalog, you would note that most of their songs are spoken from an alternating points of view, or voices, that are not their own. I'm glad other people believe that the dumbing down of our youth through media is an issue. And aside from that, I (and I'm guessing lots of other people) enjoy their songs because of the music, NOT the lyrics. Primarily, their lyrical messages tend to be overly sarcastic and somewhat mocking of the scene that they are apart of - in effect they are a bit self-deprecating to illustrate the absurdity of the pop lifestyle by reveling in its ostentatious nihilism. Us feminists should stick to reprimanding those, particularly radio-played rappers, who refer to women as bitches and hoes in their lyrics. The thing with music is that you hear it in public, a lot. If you haven't noticed, a lot of people just like the sound, they think it's catchy for some reason. why pin it all on one offender? I first heard of 3Oh!3 from watching snowboard videos. I've spoken to these kids; never heard an intelligent word out of them. Anonymous replied on Mon, 07/06/2009 - 7:56pm. I am not sure why they became so popular. We are just mature enough to handle it and not get all worked up about. Her daughter is 9. And having a general apathetic attitude. We in 3OH!3 have tried to motivate people to educate themselves about today’s political and social environments over the past couple of months. Anyways... You see, I kind of have this thing about "jokes." You seem to have somehow managed to fuse the two together just like so many other people who try to argue with feminists about things that are so obvious. So yes, whether you want to admit it or not, these kids end up getting at least a slight influence from their music and the people they associate themselves with, who also are influenced in some way by their music as well. Download "Touchin On My" : https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/streets-of-gold/id377813997NEW MUSIC FROM 3OH!3 OUT NOW! How dare they refer to women as 'hoes'! In this respect they succeed splendidly because no matter how sexist the lyrics to this song are, they have found a way to connect with millions of people (men and women) around the world. If you can't teach your kids the difference between this make believe shit and reality, then it is you as a parent who has failed. Hope that works out for you, but probably you'll just be fashionably appalled for a bit and then move on to the next trendy complaint, all the while accomplishing exactly nothing. Anonymous replied on Thu, 07/09/2009 - 3:42pm. My father (unsurprisingly) could not even comprehend such a strongly disapproving standpoint in regard to the song, simply saying that "it's just a song." The band, nor the majority of there listeners act any of what they say out in real life. I've even heard of kids suing their parents for disciplining them. However this does not bother me and I like what I like and let others do the same - be it drinking, smoking, or teeny bopping. "Holler Til You Pass Out", "Chokechain", and "Dance with Me" are excluded from the iTunes release of the album. With lyrics that turn women into sex objects, dudes into d-bags, and appeal to young people, plus a horrible frat-guy aesthetic and obnoxious music, 3oh!3 is getting a big, fat, (Dis)Honorable Douchebag Decree from this feminist. Chances are you also noticed there blatantly obvious misogynic references that are apparent in just about every song they release. it's a song. But for some reason, 3oh!3 seems even more offensive/obnoxious than others in the genre like Asher Roth, Shwayze, or LFO. Beyonce: Hey Ladies Sissy Panty Buns replied on Mon, 07/06/2009 - 1:59pm. However, they do like to have fun and see their fans have fun. He has this joke that there's a great party game, to turn out the lights and try to guess who is in your mouth. Related Post: Why are so many men unable to rise above the sexist societal brainwashing that women who want sex are bad and sluts while thinking men can 'sow their wild oats'. Before you lash out, learn2internet. "Hey, have you heard of 3OH!3?!?!?" She shouldn't be crudely referenced as though she had no intelligent thought. However, there are boundaries. Your rage that they are popular and making good money off decidedly over-the-top cheesy pop music makes their success all the sweeter. You want the Summer Girls dudes, right? Kids today feel entitled and are lazy. But yes, they are still signed to a major label and are releaseing songs with features such as Ke$ha, Katy Perry, Lil' Jon etc. So, 3oh!3 is a group consisting of two white men now 27 years and 28 years old respectively. yeah thats real degrading to women. It makes me so sad that these kids will never know good, talented musicians, actors, directors or authors. 100 gecs).” The track is not only reminiscent of the 3OH!3 sounds we first fell in love with, but it also includes a nod … 3oh!3 is in and you ppl just take things to seriouisly. Anonymous replied on Tue, 07/07/2009 - 7:06am. You're collectively not as mature and able to handle it as you realize, and it's incredibly sad to think about the inevitable consequences for some. Great way to be remembered eh? I could be wrong, but with here is an excerpt that has contributed to my interpretation: She wants to touch me (Woah)/ She wants to love me (Woah)/ She’ll never leave me (Woah, woah, oh, oh)/ Don’t trust a ho/ Never trust a ho/ Won’t trust a ho/ Cause a ho won’t trust me. They were a huge hit when "Don't Trust Me" came out. I almost forgot they were opening for 3OH!3 and was genuinely disappointed when 30 minutes after saying hello, they said goodbye. If racism does indeed exist in our health care system, what does that mean for these neighborhoods, and how do we move in a positive direction? 3OH!3 is the eponymous debut studio album by American electronic music band 3OH!3. Even worse is … And haha you got me. "Well, im 18 and I liked the song, but i thought Helen Keller was some kind of famous prostitute." Thanks for catching that! I weep for people who condone this kind of music and behavior. Seven replied on Mon, 07/05/2010 - 3:35am. So far, that it becomes a personal attack. I was listening to it, and my mind wandered to dark places. They come from Boulder, Colorado and their name pronounced 303 is sort of creative take on the area code of Denver. You listen to all of their songs are n't about that, you have heard 3oh! 3 in. In fact, i would 've left it `` anonymous. fun music Til Pass. N'T give them `` ironic '' ( whether they succeed is a shortage of good/intelligent music/musicians there! 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