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View Poll Results: Which of these 2 would you most like to see advance? SELECT ONE FROM EACH GROUP ONLY

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  • (Group A) Cuiron PH

    27 40.91%
  • (Group A) Dior Fahrenheit

    29 43.94%
  • (Group B) Thierry Mugler A*Men / Angel Men

    39 59.09%
  • (Group B) Dolce & Gabanna Light Blue PH

    14 21.21%
  • (Group C) L'Instant de Guerlain

    39 59.09%
  • (Group C) Davidoff Cool Water

    18 27.27%
  • (Group D) Gucci Pour Homme

    28 42.42%
  • (Group D) L'Artisan Tea For Two

    31 46.97%
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  1. #1
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    Default BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    Basenotes March Madness 2009
    Games 1-4
    (Round 1)
    Poll ends March 6.


    (3) Cuiron PH vs. (14) Dior Fahrenheit
    (1) Thierry Mugler A*Men vs. (16) Dolce & Gabanna Light Blue PH
    (5) L'Instant de Guerlain pour Homme vs. (12) Davidoff Cool Water
    (6) Gucci pour Homme vs. (11) L'Artisan Tea For Two

    Remember to only vote for one in each group. If you don't have a preference in a matchup you don't have to vote. If you want both in a group to advance, too bad; voting for both is statistically the same as not voting at all, so quit being so indecisive.

    Poll will close at the end of the day.
    Last edited by bluesoul; 5th March 2009 at 05:34 PM.
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    Default Re: BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    What a fun event you have put together for everyone! Thank you!

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    Default Re: BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    Very hard to choose between Gucci Pour Homme and Tea for Two.

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    Absolutely agreed! I spent 5 minutes deciding on that one!

    Quote Originally Posted by mikeperez23 View Post
    Very hard to choose between Gucci Pour Homme and Tea for Two.

  5. #5

    Default Re: BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    Fahrenheit (original).

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    Default Re: BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    These are all difficult except for A*Men vs. Light Blue

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    A fair observation I'd say!

    Quote Originally Posted by SirSlarty View Post
    These are all difficult except for A*Men vs. Light Blue

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    Default Re: BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    Wow! L'Instant is primed for an upset, it's beating one of the handful of unanimous picks so far in the prediction thread.
    Last edited by bluesoul; 5th March 2009 at 05:33 PM.
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    Default Re: BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    Oh my, how I hate both Amen and Light Blue, this is harder than the play-in game.

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    Cool Water needs some support!
    Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, and sorry I could not travel both and be one traveler, long I stood and looked down one as far as I could to where it bent in the undergrowth; Then took the other, as just as fair, ...... I shall be telling this with a sigh somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I -- I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference. - Robert Frost

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    Gucci Pour Homme and L'Instant.
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    Default Re: BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    I accidentally voted on light blue, gross...

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    Quote Originally Posted by TwoRoads View Post
    Cool Water needs some support!
    *puts a bra on Cool Water* That's all the support I can offer!

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    Quote Originally Posted by SirSlarty View Post
    *puts a bra on Cool Water* That's all the support I can offer!
    Thanks, I can tell it's happy to see me!
    Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, and sorry I could not travel both and be one traveler, long I stood and looked down one as far as I could to where it bent in the undergrowth; Then took the other, as just as fair, ...... I shall be telling this with a sigh somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I -- I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference. - Robert Frost

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    Default Re: BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    Wait, just to get this clear, there is 4 groups but I can only vote on 2 of them ?

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    Default Re: BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    Quote Originally Posted by Surfacing View Post
    Wait, just to get this clear, there is 4 groups but I can only vote on 2 of them ?
    Nope.

    There are 4 groups and you can only choose one out of each group. So you should have one selected out of Group A, one out of Group B, one out of Group C, and one out of Group D.
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    Default Re: BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    Thanks for the clarification. I misread the wording, thanks man.

    My votes are in !!

    Give Cool Water some love !
    Last edited by Surfacing; 5th March 2009 at 10:56 PM. Reason: add

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    Default Re: BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    Gucci PH is coming back! Go Gucci!
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    Nooooo Tea for Two is where it's at!

    Smokey, comforting, a little dangerous and rough around the edges.

    Gucci Smuchy..:P Bleeh Etc

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    Last edited by Lian; 6th March 2009 at 12:46 AM.
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    great fun
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    Default Re: BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    Latest Vegas Odds:

    (Group A) Cuiron PH 5 to 2
    (Group A) Dior Fahrenheit 5 to 1
    (Group B) Thierry Mugler A*Men / Angel Men 5 to 1
    (Group B) Dolce & Gabanna Light Blue PH 13 to 1
    (Group C) L'Instant de Guerlain 4 to 1
    (Group C) Davidoff Cool Water 7 to 1
    (Group D) Gucci Pour Homme 4 to 1
    (Group D) L'Artisan Tea For Two 3 to 1
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    Default Re: BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    How odd, all the fragrances I voted for are trailing

    Lets show some support for my SotD - Gucci pour Homme :wave: I gotta get a full bottle of this terrific fragrance.

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    I can't believe Fahrenheit got through to the next round...
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    Default Re: BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    O yeah and Tea for Two is through. \o/
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    Default Re: BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    I will say I'm impressed at how games A and D were close all the way down to the wire. I'm bummed Gucci PH lost to Tea For Two. And L'Instant had a consensus like I wasn't expecting, which leads to me to believe it's just people bashing Cool Water, despite the potential for hilarity in the 2nd round. If a mod wants to close this feel free, extended discussions on any games should be made in the peanut gallery.
    Last edited by bluesoul; 6th March 2009 at 03:39 PM.
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    Default Re: BMM09: 3/5 Games 1-4 (Fahrenheit, Cool Water, A*Men and more)

    I wasn't around much yesterday and missed this round! I thought the polls would remain open for a couple of days at least, like the play-in game. Oh well. Off to vote for 5 - 8.

    p.s. Shoot, my bracket is screwed already. I guess my one extra vote for Cuiron wouldn't have been enough anyway.
    Last edited by Heartwood; 7th March 2009 at 01:02 AM. Reason: added p.s.
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