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View Poll Results: Which of these two fragrances would you most like to see advance? Select one from each group only.

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  • (Group A) Aramis Havana

    71 75.53%
  • (Group A) Azzaro Chrome

    15 15.96%
  • (Group B) Dior Homme

    75 79.79%
  • (Group B) Diptyque Eau Lente

    12 12.77%
  • (Group C) Azzaro Pour Homme

    57 60.64%
  • (Group C) JPG Le Male

    26 27.66%
  • (Group D) Guerlain Vetiver

    60 63.83%
  • (Group D) Chanel Platinum Egoiste

    24 25.53%
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    Default BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    Basenotes March Madness 2010

    Games 25-28
    (Round 1)
    Poll ends March 9.


    (6) Aramis Havana vs. (11) Azzaro Chrome
    (4) Dior Homme vs. (13) Diptyque Eau Lente
    (8) Azzaro Pour Homme vs. (9) Jean-Paul Gaultier Le Male
    (1) Guerlain Vetiver vs. (16) Chanel Platinum Egoiste

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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    The Zeitgeist Sez...

    Predictions:

    (7) Chanel Antaeus def. (10) Tom Ford Tobacco Vanille
    (2) Dior Fahrenheit def. (15) Versace The Dreamer

    (4) Old Spice def. (13) Creed Himalaya
    (2) Terre d'Hermes def. (15) Creed Windsor

    Standings:
    Maximum Score Possible 25
    The Zeitgeist 21

    gupts 23
    an_oud_girl 22
    wicozani 22
    flannelman 21
    zliang 21
    Asha 20
    DocmanCC 20
    timaru 20
    the_good_life 20
    surreality 19
    rogalal 19
    mrcologneguy 19
    Buddy97 19
    Bluesoul 18
    mudassir 18
    TwoRoads 18
    telecaster 18
    Royal 18
    robpgmc 18
    Exquisitely Me 17
    kbe 17
    Furriner 17
    JaimeB 16
    veuve amiot 16
    jacona 16
    Roryj 13



    (The Zeitgeist is the "spirit of the time", and his picks are the picks of the majority in all rounds, as an experiment to see if the majority pick in every round is more likely to be correct than any individual's picks. In other words, "Is all of us smarter than one of us?")
    The Zeitgeist has spoken.

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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    Go Dior Homme!

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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    Looks like four very one-sided contests this time round - strong title contenders in Guerlain Vetiver and Havana and maybe even old Azzaro.

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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    ::wrings hands in anticipation:: With this lineup I may be looking at my first 4 bagger!
    Last edited by kbe; 8th March 2010 at 11:00 PM.
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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    as long as the le male crowd doesnt turn up and lets it rain on our parade, yes, me too

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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    Go La Mallay! ;-)
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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    Dear Lord! Where's all the votes coming for Azzaro PH from?! Le Male smells FAR better on me.

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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    Jeez. All my votes in this round have proven to be the least popular choices.
    Good thing Im not a betting man.
    Last edited by Sorcery of Scent; 8th March 2010 at 01:48 PM.

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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    And the Champ enters the ring, full of confidence, stamina and the crowd on his side! (GV)

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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    Seems I overestimated Le Male's popularity.
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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    ..Le Gasp!
    'Those who grow too big for their pants will be exposed in the end'--anon

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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    Quote Originally Posted by bluesoul View Post
    Seems I overestimated Le Male's popularity.
    And here I am thinking that Azzaro PH is WAY too overrated. I tried it, and then I tried it again, and then again and again because of all the hoopla around it.

    Finally I could find nothing special with it - in fact something that quickly becomes boring.

    On the other hand, I think that Le Male is far better.
    Last edited by HammerFist; 8th March 2010 at 06:23 PM.

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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    Looks like the Dior Homme vs Diptyque Eau Lente battle is the biggest blowout yet.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DocmanCC View Post
    Looks like the Dior Homme vs Diptyque Eau Lente battle is the biggest blowout yet.
    Yeah, Docman nailed that one. I'm taking it hard too since I'm an Eau Lente type.
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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    Quote Originally Posted by HammerFist View Post
    And here I am thinking that Azzaro PH is WAY too overrated. I tried it, and then I tried it again, and then again and again because of all the hoopla around it.

    Finally I could find nothing special with it - in fact something that quickly becomes boring.

    On the other hand, I think that Le Male is far better.
    Don't forget that this is basenotes forum where trendy and mass market popular scents are bashed and old guy classic fragrances praised ;-) This round is clear example, except of Dior.
    Last edited by dreamer81; 8th March 2010 at 08:05 PM.

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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    Eau Lente was suggested by one of the private selections, and I was a bit surprised as honestly I'd never heard of it. I'd rather see Tam Dao or Philosykos represent Diptyque next time around.
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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    Quote Originally Posted by bluesoul View Post
    Eau Lente was suggested by one of the private selections, and I was a bit surprised as honestly I'd never heard of it. I'd rather see Tam Dao or Philosykos represent Diptyque next time around.

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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    Wow, 4 blow outs. I just could not vote in the last group D. I dislike both !
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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    I went "Ouch!" on Vetiver versus Platinum Egoiste as I love both, but I went with the Guerlain for longevity and just making me feel slightly more special when I wear it.
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    Default Re: BMM10: 3/8 Games 25-28 (Guerlain Vetiver, Havana, Dior Homme, and More!)

    Quote Originally Posted by dreamer81 View Post
    Don't forget that this is basenotes forum where trendy and mass market popular scents are bashed and old guy classic fragrances praised ;-) This round is clear example, except of Dior.
    Nope, only crappy fragrances get bashed.
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