What is the best saw blade to use for cutting segments

What is the best saw blade to use for cutting segments

Without sounding like a wise-guy.  The most important answer is a SHARP one.  Dull blades cause imperfections in the cut surface.  Look for is a crosscut blade as opposed to a rip blade which does not give as clean of a cut.  As far as manufacturers, it you ask 5 turners, you will get 5 answers.