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U2's "Jump the Shark" Moments
« on: May 15, 2017, 03:50:52 PM »
What are in your opinion U2's "Jump the Shark" Moments?
Basically where they went off the deep end in the worst ways possible.

-Bad PR moves
-Weird songs/Collaboration
-Fashion nightmares
-Cringeworthy moments for you as a fan

1. Lena Dunham appearing on screen during Ultraviolet Friday

2. Bono in guyliner performing Boots at the 2009 Grammys
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3. Aung San Suu Kyi mask parade on 360 Tour
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Re: U2's "Jump the Shark" Moments
« Reply #1 on: May 15, 2017, 03:55:58 PM »
U2 feat. Mary J. Blige - One

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Re: U2's "Jump the Shark" Moments
« Reply #2 on: May 15, 2017, 04:08:13 PM »
Do they know it's Christmas remake

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Re: U2's "Jump the Shark" Moments
« Reply #3 on: May 15, 2017, 04:14:54 PM »
can't think of one, really.

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Re: U2's "Jump the Shark" Moments
« Reply #4 on: May 15, 2017, 04:24:37 PM »
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can't think of one, really.
this. It's called "go with the flow". "enjoy the ride". etc.

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Re: U2's "Jump the Shark" Moments
« Reply #5 on: May 15, 2017, 04:25:50 PM »
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U2 feat. Mary J. Blige - One

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Re: U2's "Jump the Shark" Moments
« Reply #6 on: May 15, 2017, 04:26:37 PM »
U2 forcing their album on 100 million iTunes users.

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« Reply #7 on: May 15, 2017, 04:28:26 PM »
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U2 forcing their album on 100 million iTunes users.

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Re: U2's "Jump the Shark" Moments
« Reply #8 on: May 15, 2017, 04:31:52 PM »
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U2 feat. Mary J. Blige - One

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Never heard of this. It's pretty nice i think 8)

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Re: U2's "Jump the Shark" Moments
« Reply #9 on: May 15, 2017, 04:32:21 PM »
What about the Spiderman songs?

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Re: U2's "Jump the Shark" Moments
« Reply #10 on: May 15, 2017, 04:34:21 PM »
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What are in your opinion U2's "Jump the Shark" Moments?
Basically where they went off the deep end in the worst ways possible.

-Bad PR moves
-Weird songs/Collaboration
-Fashion nightmares
-Cringeworthy moments for you as a fan

1. Lena Dunham appearing on screen during Ultraviolet Friday

2. Bono in guyliner performing Boots at the 2009 Grammys
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3. Aung San Suu Kyi mask parade on 360 Tour
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Like I said, If I have to wear a Lena Dunham mask, I will organize a Beatles style fire pit. I will Periscope it and then play it on infinite loop.

Then, I'll take the ashes and scatter them on a river in India. 30 years of fandom will end that day.

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Re: U2's "Jump the Shark" Moments
« Reply #11 on: May 15, 2017, 04:37:38 PM »
they've got plenty, but that mask isn't one of them. i don't get why people hated that so much. it never struck me as awkward.

guyliner/RS cover photo

Lena Dunham being seen as a feminist icon she assumes everyone sees her as.

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« Reply #12 on: May 15, 2017, 04:39:16 PM »
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What about the Spiderman songs?

if they'd done an EP of U2 actually doing those songs, maybe.

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can't think of one, really.
this. It's called "go with the flow". "enjoy the ride". etc.

right. but there will be highs and lows for each of us.

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« Reply #13 on: May 15, 2017, 04:40:32 PM »
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What about the Spiderman songs?

if they'd done an EP of U2 actually doing those songs, maybe.

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can't think of one, really.
this. It's called "go with the flow". "enjoy the ride". etc.

right. but there will be highs and lows for each of us.


I actually like the Spiderman songs.

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Re: U2's "Jump the Shark" Moments
« Reply #14 on: May 15, 2017, 04:41:27 PM »
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U2 feat. Mary J. Blige - One

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Oh, of course! How could I not have come up with that masterpiece?