Valentine's Day Mix Tape; Because I Love You, Blogosphere

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For those of us who came of age in the 80s and 90s there was no greater romantic gesture than making a mix tape for the one you loved. Which is why, blogosphere, in honor of February 14th, I made you a mix tape. Of love songs. Because it's Valentine's Day.

The Beatles acoustic rendition of Something [In The Way She Moves] is one of the most insanely beautiful songs ever sung.

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Cyndi Lauper's emotional wailing of True Colors cuts through to my cold cold heart every time.

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Storybook Love by Mark Knopfler is the theme to one of the greatest love stories ever told: The Princess Bride.

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If you don't think think that Every Rose Has It's Thorn tops it's genre of Power Ballads then Bret Michaels didn't make a reality show called Daddy Issues On A Bus. (Wait...)

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I know I've kept this list kind of retro (what can I say, my parents had a HUGE impact on my musical tastes) so I'm opting for Adele's stunningly beautiful cover of the Cure's Lovesong -- which makes me feel like I'm getting felt up for the first time, every time. (What?)

So that's it, Internet! Hope you and yours are having a wonderful V-day! What is your all-time favorite love song?

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