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Old 08-27-13, 09:44 AM
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What's your ringtone?

...on your cellphone. either main or important individuals...

Main:
Superman Theme (John Williams)



Mom:
Still Standing (Elton John)

Dad:
In the Still of the Night (The Five Satins)

Sister:
Just A Girl (No Doubt)

Best Friend:
Shimmer (Fuel)

Another Friend:
Knight Rider Theme (Instrumental)
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Luckily for me, my three wives are named Beth, Amanda, and Copacabana.
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Opeth - Derelict Herds
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It's an old-school phone ring.
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The Who's The Boss theme song.


I'm not joking.
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Don't use one. Phone always stays on the vibrate setting.
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Re: What's your ringtone?

Originally Posted by Cardsfan111 View Post
Don't use one. Phone always stays on the vibrate setting.
This. I abhor ringtones, and only have mine on if I'm expecting an important call and don't want my phone tethered to me all day.

But if it is on, it's the Blue Velvet theme. Although, most of the people in my favorites have custom tones despite the fact they're almost never heard.
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Re: What's your ringtone?

The Victors (Michigan Fight Song)

No customs
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My phone sounds like a phone.
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I really want to make the very opening of "Under My Thumb" by the Stones into a ringtone, but I worry someone will think it has sexist undertones to its use.
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My current ringtone is the Hyrule Castle theme from Zelda: A Link to the Past
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Ring. Ring. Ring.
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Re: What's your ringtone?

A segment of the song "African Night Flight" by David Bowie.

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Re: What's your ringtone?

Originally Posted by Cardsfan111 View Post
Don't use one. Phone always stays on the vibrate setting.
Same here.
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The jogging theme from Mike Tyson's Punch Out.
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The jogging theme from Mike Tyson's Punch Out.
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Iron Maiden - Number of the Beast. Guitar solo including that cool bridge part.
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Re: What's your ringtone?

Originally Posted by Obi-Wan Jabroni View Post
The Victors (Michigan Fight Song)
My man.

Currently I'm on a Jackie Brown kick, so it's "Strawberry Letter 23" by the Brothers Johnson.

I used to jokingly have my wife set to The Imperial March, figuring she'd never find out
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"Baby I'm Drunk" by Reverend Horton Heat.
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Vibrate.
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The guitar riff to David Bowie's "Rebel Rebel."
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Re: What's your ringtone?

Wife: Fringe theme
Voicemail: Breaking Bad theme
General ringer: The Ytse Jam (Dream Theater)
text: Claptrap "hey!"

But most of the time it's on vibrate so I never hear any of them anyway.
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The Blackhawks' goal horn and Chelsea Dagger
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Wife-the chorus to 'devil women' 70's song can't think of who sings it.

Every one else- Sanford and son theme song.

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