Readers' Poll: 10 Best Music Videos of 2000s

See which video beat favorites from the White Stripes, OutKast, Britney Spears

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9. Green Day, "American Idiot"

The simple, aggressive clip for "American Idiot" was the launch of a movement and new era for Green Day. Taking place in a warehouse with the band playing in front of a green American flag, the former voice of a post-grunge, much sillier version of disenfranchised Gen X-ers became the voice of political rebellion during the peak of the George W. Bush era.

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