...Is a Real Boy

Say Anything - ...Is a Real Boy
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
2004 Ratings: #20 / 393
User Score
Based on 71 ratings
2004 Ratings: #12
Liked by 5 people
August 3, 2004 / Release Date
LP / Format
Doghouse / Label
Pop Punk / Genres
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My 100 today baybeeeeeee

“The futile, the futile, it outweighs the beautiful.”

This review is not for you. It is for me, and not a damned other soul. It's a middle finger to my mental state. A confrontation of my sexual frustrations. What is probably going to either be my best or worst review.

This isn’t going to be like anything else I’ve written. Don’t think this is gonna be like Wildlife, Garbage, or even The Devil and God are Raging ... read more
MY10 CHALLENGE: DAY 8 (@CLJesse's 10)

Oh baby, I've been waiting to talk about this album! As you can see this is one of CLJesse's 10s for the challenge but I also have this album at a 10. Yeah, it's that freaking good people. Obviously this is my opinion but I think this is the greatest pop punk album ever written. I have made it no secret that I come to this genre for the fun that it brings. Pop punk is an odd genre to tackle. This genre is notorious for producing both good and fun albums ... read more
Unquestionably the groups greatest effort and perhaps the smartest and most powerful effort that came out of the mid-2000s Wapred Tour/Alternative Press/Fuse era of music. Somehow the groups most radio-played track is their silliest effort on the whole album, which would have given any layperson checking out the album after the groups commercial success a hefty surprise. The songwriting of Bemis is some of the wittiest I've ever encountered, with a grand level of humor and bite, packing either ... read more
Defininitely the peak of the whole 2nd wave emo/pop punk thing. This is just a bottled up version of everything I like surprised I haven't rated it yet tbh.
I can hear it
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Track List

  1. Belt
  2. Woe
  3. The Writhing South
  4. Alive With the Glory of Love
  5. Yellow Cat (Slash) Red Cat
  6. The Futile
  7. Spidersong
  8. An Orgy of Critics
  9. Every Man Has a Molly
  10. Slowly, Through a Vector
  11. Chia-Like, I Shall Grow
  12. I Want To Know Your Plans
  13. Admit It!!!
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Added on: May 30, 2014