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    ^ Cary Grant & Irene Dunne, right?

    ^ Cary Grant & Irene Dunne, right?
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    :lol Gotta love dialogue from the '30s & '40s.

    :lol Gotta love dialogue from the '30s & '40s.
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    From the scientific journal, Nature: ...

    From the scientific journal, Nature:


    Virtually all living organisms with a nervous system, ranging from worms to humans, exhibit sleep or sleep-like behaviour as a neurological function. Sleep...
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    That made me want to watch the "Ringo's Theme"...

    That made me want to watch the "Ringo's Theme" scene from AHDN. I never thought of it before but the bit when Ringo tries to take his own picture and his camera flies off into the water is straight...
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    Well, he's one who checks out how good the record...

    Well, he's one who checks out how good the record sounds and bases his grade mostly on that. But I thought so, too. In fact, I think the sealed Y&T for $2500 is way too high, especially if it's not...
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    Don't F**k With Cats: Hunting an Internet Killer...

    Don't F**k With Cats: Hunting an Internet Killer (2019). On Netflix. This is the premise: a guy posts a video of himself on the dark web killing two kittens. A small group of internet geeks band...
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    From my limited experience with "collectible"...

    From my limited experience with "collectible" albums, I'd say it depends on who you're dealing with. If the jacket is in excellent condition, then yes, somewhat. Very often the condition of the...
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    Happened to catch an old episode of That 70s...

    Happened to catch an old episode of That 70s Show, last night. There was a character in it by the name of Stuart Sutcliffe. I had to rewind that bit to make sure I heard it right.
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    It's been a looonnng time since I've seen All...

    It's been a looonnng time since I've seen All About Eve. I may have to tune in. Oh wait. The NFC conference championship is on Sunday night. I suppose I could stream AAE on a later day.
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    Agreed. But that one I don't mind since it's one...

    Agreed. But that one I don't mind since it's one of the few Rolling Stones song I actually like.


    Impossible.


    Some others used a lot in movies, altho whether they're overused or not is...
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    How did you watch it? On demand or streamed from...

    How did you watch it? On demand or streamed from USA?


    The two shows at the top of my list, whose entire series I want to binge, are Mr Robot and Preacher, both of which ended this year. The...
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    Other than Zoe Kravitz, I have zero interest in...

    Other than Zoe Kravitz, I have zero interest in that. Nothing in that trailer enticed me... other than Zoe's character being bi. ;)
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    Yep. I remembered that one is my brother's copy...

    Yep. I remembered that one is my brother's copy that I stole from him years ago. It's not in very good condition. The other is the replacement I bought for myself. It's in near mint condition. I...
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    My brother contacted one of the women and she...

    My brother contacted one of the women and she said, "I remember giving him some sort of bootleg album that I found somewhere; maybe that's it? I only vaguely remember that much, so I couldn't say...
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    Holy shit, I think I just discovered what it is: ...

    Holy shit, I think I just discovered what it is: John Lennon ‎– Telecasts
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    I just discovered something else about it, Ron....

    I just discovered something else about it, Ron. There's a small discoloration in one corner of the jacket that looks like old glue, like from tape or a sticker. The store must have used a plain...
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    No, it's more like the plot turns in a different...

    No, it's more like the plot turns in a different direction and the movie becomes something else entirely.


    Well bust my buttons. There is!

    One side says JL-517-A and the other says JL-517-B. ...
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    I just remembered I have a Beatles boot. I...

    I just remembered I have a Beatles boot. I haven't even listened to the whole thing and I've had it for 30some years. I'm not even sure what it is. It's got no picture on the jacket and no info on...
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    Except that the plot isn't what you think it...

    Except that the plot isn't what you think it is... entirely. That was half of what I found disappointing about it.
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    Nuff said. ...

    Nuff said.

    https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49328845341_beb2e7b495_z.jpg
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    I finally saw the movie Yesterday recently. I was...

    I finally saw the movie Yesterday recently. I was really looking forward to it. A few people in the movie thread said it was really enjoyable. My brother, who I usually do not trust with movie...
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    I knew I'd seen The Perfection but couldn't...

    I knew I'd seen The Perfection but couldn't remember what it was about and was too lazy to look it up. I saw it back in May when it was first released and I definitely recommended it.
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    Where?

    Where?
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    ^ Right. In fact, the ref threw down the black...

    ^ Right. In fact, the ref threw down the black maker onto the field. Most bullshit call I've ever seen.
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    I agree OSU made too many mistakes; they didn't...

    I agree OSU made too many mistakes; they didn't play a perfect game but they hadn't really all season long, either. But that doesn't negate the fact that if they they hadn't overturned that call, the...
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    Two words: Oscar season.

    Two words: Oscar season.
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    I'm pretty certain I watched it the second time...

    I'm pretty certain I watched it the second time because of your reply to a comment I made about it a year or two ago. In other words, you convinced me to give it another try... and because I value...
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    With the exception of Jackie Brown, I've seen all...

    With the exception of Jackie Brown, I've seen all of those movies at least twice. Basterds and Django both disappointed me as much the second time as they did the first. Jackie disappointed me so...
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    I agree about the dialogue scenes. In fact, I've...

    I agree about the dialogue scenes. In fact, I've said in the past that I think QT has written some of the best dialogue for the past two or three decades.

    And while Reservoir Dogs doesn't contain...
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    I considered watching it but then also read...

    I considered watching it but then also read something about some inaccuracies and lost interest.


    I've long seen Plummer as, perhaps, cinema's most underrated actor. He was so good in Dolores...
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    Anyone catch the remake of A Christmas Carol on...

    Anyone catch the remake of A Christmas Carol on FX? It takes place in the mid 19th century but they injected a contemporary sensibility into the story. I'm not sure what I thought of that because it...
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    Which season? Or did you binge all four? This...

    Which season? Or did you binge all four?

    This is a show that needs bingeing because watching it as it was released disrupts a person's interest in it when you consider there are only 13 episodes...
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    Classic holiday fare!

    Classic holiday fare!
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    As far as I know, all wasps can sting (bumble...

    As far as I know, all wasps can sting (bumble bees, too). Where I used to live, there were a lot of mud daubers around and you'd often find their tube nests in strange places. One summer, I left my...
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    In the Shadow of the Moon. On Netflix. Stars Boyd...

    In the Shadow of the Moon. On Netflix. Stars Boyd Holbrook (Narcos), Cleopatra Coleman (The Last Man on Earth), Bokeem Woodbine (Fargo - 2nd season), and Michael C. Hall (Dexter). Something about...
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    Yellow jackets almost always nest in the ground...

    Yellow jackets almost always nest in the ground so, yeah, the ones you saw in the ground were almost certainly YJs. I'd have to see the nest in your storage area to judge what they were but I'd wager...
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    Watching Kings of Pain is one thing, because it...

    Watching Kings of Pain is one thing, because it looks like the cameraman is at least a few feet away. But that video you just posted is way too close up for me. There's no way I'd watch that,...
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    Cool. The first six episodes are on available to...

    Cool. The first six episodes are on available to stream on History's website.
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    I may actually watch It's a Wonderful Life this...

    I may actually watch It's a Wonderful Life this year. I haven't been in the mood for it since my divorce (it was our favorite Xmas movie).
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    How they voted for the Heisman: Name ...

    How they voted for the Heisman:


    Name

    1st

    2nd

    3rd
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    Yeah, I heard about that. I've also heard The...

    Yeah, I heard about that. I've also heard The Brown Bunny is an atrocious movie. Surprising, given how good Vincent Gallo's Buffalo '66 was. Roger Ebert said The Brown Bunny was the worst movie in...
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    Was looking for some info from a really old post...

    Was looking for some info from a really old post in another thread and discovered that I posted about Bugsy Siegel and his time in Hollywood. I also posted this:


    Which reminds me... according to...
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    Yeah, that was '93. Never saw it. In general, I...

    Yeah, that was '93. Never saw it. In general, I think Altman is overrated. But I would love to see Julianne Moore naked.

    But you reminded me of some others: Sharon Stone in Basic Instinct ('92),...
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    I'll pretend you didn't say that. lol Well,...

    I'll pretend you didn't say that. lol


    Well, nearly all of those women I find or have found very attractive at some point so their scenes are memorable.
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    :lol Those scenes with Patricia Neal were...

    :lol Those scenes with Patricia Neal were hilarious. I guess she wished she could be "jack hammered". ;)

    You know, there's been a lot of discussion over the years about the casting couch. I'd...
  46. Good idea. Man, you have my sympathies. ALS...

    Good idea.

    Man, you have my sympathies. ALS is a horrible disease.

    Thanks for the recs.
  47. You wanna go down this road? Fine. I believe I...

    You wanna go down this road? Fine.

    I believe I said I love their timbre. Not the same thing. And I also said...





    If that wasn't clear, I was saying I've been to those clubs in NYC and...
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    OMG. If it wasn't for this thread, I would have...

    OMG. If it wasn't for this thread, I would have lost just now a post I put a lot of effort into. I knew of the auto-save function but didn't know about the "Restore" button.

    Whew! Thanks Duncan!!
  49. I've had the BLUE CDs for about twenty years. ...

    I've had the BLUE CDs for about twenty years.


    In your opinion. And what does that have to do with anything?

    This is also Richard Stoltzman:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YhJuSuGDrwg
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    Chernobyl was great! As for the area, access is...

    Chernobyl was great! As for the area, access is still restricted. I saw a documentary about it but can't remember where or the name of it. I'm thinking it was on PBS.

    But that reminds me. There's...
  51. No, no. What I said was a band with "double bass....

    No, no. What I said was a band with "double bass. A full rhythm section is definitely okay, but not necessary." The rhythm section isn't nearly as important as the three lead instruments, so whether...
  52. That's John McLaughlin on guitar. I've...

    That's John McLaughlin on guitar.


    I've already started looking at some of Frisell's collaborations, as well as other's. Some of Coryell's stuff comes close as does Farrell's, but not close...
  53. The reason I said quartet or quintet is because I...

    The reason I said quartet or quintet is because I love jazz & fusion bands with 2 or 3 lead instruments and I love the interplay between them. Duos generally do nothing for me. Trios usually leave me...
  54. Thanks for the names. I'll look into them. ...

    Thanks for the names. I'll look into them.


    I've never heard of Bradley's. The only places I've been to were the Blue Note (Buddy Rich), The Bottom Line (David Torn Quartet), BB Kings (Hot Tuna),...
  55. You're right: it doesn't meet my requirements....

    You're right: it doesn't meet my requirements. What's funny tho is that I was listening to that very thing, yesterday, on YouTube before I fell down the Coryell rabbit hole.
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    Can't say I've heard of Niewood. Fortune's name sounds familiar but I'm not sure.

    I'm familiar with Joe Farrell and already found one song that very nearly fits. Chick Corea's on the album but he...
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    Agreed!

    Agreed!
  58. Case in point: it took me over an hour to write...

    Case in point: it took me over an hour to write that post because I've been listening to Larry Coryell's Spaces, Coryell, and Offering on YouTube. :roll

    And I've run out cigarettes and haven't...
  59. Request for Jazz Recommendations (Sorta Related to Danny Thompson Trio)

    I was listening to the Danny Thompson Trio and while I really enjoyed it I also missed there being a piano player. So I got to wondering who else might be similar.

    If you haven't heard this,...
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    And, yes, I'd call it a screwball comedy, albeit...

    And, yes, I'd call it a screwball comedy, albeit mild.

    BTW, this is what it says on Wikipedia: "...it is considered one of the best examples of a comedy of remarriage, a genre popular in the 1930s...
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