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    No...Barb was just in WPG 2 weeks ago. Had it...

    No...Barb was just in WPG 2 weeks ago. Had it been a regular season game though....
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    If your French is non-existent you'll just have...

    If your French is non-existent you'll just have to take my word for it, but Serge Fiori from Harmonium is as good as anyone named in this thread.
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    Thought you weren't... We'll let the season...

    Thought you weren't...

    We'll let the season play itself out but I think this will be a much improved Raiders squad, especially on the defensive side of the ball.. Our 2 first rounders on that side...
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    Is it? Absolutely loved season 1! This is good...

    Is it? Absolutely loved season 1! This is good news!
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    Bold prediction. Raiders finish with an equal or...

    Bold prediction. Raiders finish with an equal or better record than the Dolphins...

    Our starters against the Cards starters last night looked like men against boys. Murray couldn't get out of his...
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    Started watching the Canadian series "Anne With...

    Started watching the Canadian series "Anne With An E"... It's the latest reboot of Anne Of Green Gables and it follows the book very closely with a fine young actress playing the lead. Entirely...
  7. Thread: Post-Dio Rainbow

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    Saw them on the SBTE tour. They gave a great show...

    Saw them on the SBTE tour. They gave a great show but were upstaged by the opening act: Scorpions (touring the album Blackout). I never really bothered getting any of the albums.
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    I guess you missed my post where I declared we'd...

    I guess you missed my post where I declared we'd win the SuperBowl based on our week 1 "thrashing" of the Rams.
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    That will last until about week 8 or so, when you...

    That will last until about week 8 or so, when you take it down. By week 12 you'll be telling us you're no longer even watching the 'Fins games... ;)
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    I'll settle for an 8-8 season and signs we're on...

    I'll settle for an 8-8 season and signs we're on the right track, though I am starting to question the AB signing.
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    Pretty good so far... I'm learning a few things...

    Pretty good so far... I'm learning a few things...
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    Raiders beat the Rams...Looks like we're gonna...

    Raiders beat the Rams...Looks like we're gonna win the Super Bowl!
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    Just started reading " A Natural History Of Beer"...

    Just started reading " A Natural History Of Beer" and 2 chapters in, it's totally engrossing. It's trying to cover the entire history of beer as well as give a layman's explanation of the brewing...
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    I feel this is aimed at me so I will respond....

    I feel this is aimed at me so I will respond. Loved season 1, not as much following 2 seasons. Neverending Story came out when I was older than the target audience, so it's only a name I've heard. As...
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    I'll try to watch bits and pieces of Raiders...

    I'll try to watch bits and pieces of Raiders pre-season games on NFL Network, to seehow the roster is gelling, but I have no real interest in other teams.
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    "And anyone who says they didn't start singing...

    "And anyone who says they didn't start singing along with Dustin and Suzie is a damn liar. "

    Had no clue what movie that was from or ever heard the song. In 1985 I was 19 years old, high and...
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    Currently watching Suits Season 8. Don't know if...

    Currently watching Suits Season 8. Don't know if anybody else has followed this show. It's formulaic but still binge-worthy.I am expecting Mike Ross to make a return at some point but they will have...
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    Maybe I am mistaken, but I thought there was an...

    Maybe I am mistaken, but I thought there was an option where you could watch the original (as you described) or a totally dubbed version. Maybe I am confusing it with another show? Does Netflix even...
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    Big fan of the Narcos brand also...Need to watch...

    Big fan of the Narcos brand also...Need to watch it Spanish too, not dubbed. Makes the whole thing feel more authentic.
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    Reading "Red Sister", book 1 from "the Ancestor"...

    Reading "Red Sister", book 1 from "the Ancestor" series by Mark Lawrence... It reads like many coming-of-age fantasy series, but I like his writing style so I'm digging right in.
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    It was a very quick read. I liked it well enough....

    It was a very quick read. I liked it well enough. I would be curious to see the play as I don't know how all the content would translate.
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    I find they started with a good story in season...

    I find they started with a good story in season 1, but like so many American TV shows, they always felt like they had to one-up the previous season until it became just an extravaganza of special...
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    It's a fun show but overhyped. You REALLY have to...

    It's a fun show but overhyped. You REALLY have to suspend your disbelief to fully enjoy it, and I have a hard time doing that. I can't help but pick at all the flaws in the story and how our...
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    The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The...

    The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Nighttime... a very different book I borrowed off my girlfriend. It's about an autistic 15 year old boy who sets out to discover who murdered his neighbour's...
  25. Thread: Stoner!

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    So it's officially out! Have to investigate....

    So it's officially out! Have to investigate. Thanks for the heads up.
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    I know for sure Tom is no longer in the band. Not...

    I know for sure Tom is no longer in the band. Not sure about Paul.
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    Back in Sept 2018, the CBC radio asked my opinion...

    Back in Sept 2018, the CBC radio asked my opinion about the Pacioretty trade. An excerpt was heard on the radio that morning. I did not know that a written article with my views and photo also...
  28. Thread: Stoner!

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    Good album! I believe Mantra machine are supposed...

    Good album! I believe Mantra machine are supposed to follow this one up in the near future. I thought I was sent an e-mail to that effect a few months ago...
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    Then you'd have kicked his...with absinthe! And...

    Then you'd have kicked his...with absinthe! And made a friend! LOL!
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    It's only about 5.5 hrs spread over 4 episodes so...

    It's only about 5.5 hrs spread over 4 episodes so it moves along nicely Yeah, it's an Oprah thing so maybe there are scenes that are a tad maudlin, but the overall work was very good.
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    But did you meet him Paulie? Did you ever make it...

    But did you meet him Paulie? Did you ever make it to NF? I'm sure he threatened me at some point via PM or in chat... I have to wonder how much he actually remembered when you met him in person...
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    Heard some samples... Look forward to this...

    Heard some samples... Look forward to this release!
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    Mike also used the moniker "Enossification" for a...

    Mike also used the moniker "Enossification" for a while, so some of you may remember him under that name...
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    Finished "When They See Us" yesterday. They saved...

    Finished "When They See Us" yesterday. They saved the best for last. That episode left me angry, sad, and deeply touched. I highly recommend that short series.

    Been watching "Easy" for some more...
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    I figured it was longer but did not have the...

    I figured it was longer but did not have the exact number...

    I was making light of something that should be taken seriously, yes. Death threats are no joking matters.

    The rumour apparently is...
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    Yes but, you can't hold that against him. Haven't...

    Yes but, you can't hold that against him. Haven't we all threatened Steve F. at some time or other? I mean, the man has been disappointing prog fans for over 25 years!
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    I only met him at a couple of NFs. Had a few...

    I only met him at a couple of NFs. Had a few beers with him. I thought he came across very differently in person but he was an intense guy.
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    I'll need to watch this. Thanks for the post.

    I'll need to watch this. Thanks for the post.
  39. Thread: The Sheepdogs

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    Learn & Burn is a great album! The band seemed to...

    Learn & Burn is a great album! The band seemed to be searching for a sound so it's diverse. The follow-up record seems more streamlined towards a sound that got them some radio play up here. I don't...
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    Picked it up yesterday. Featured it on my...

    Picked it up yesterday. Featured it on my Facebook page this morning. It's basically Elder jamming krautrock style. I like it, though some of it may sound a tad repetetive. The final minutes of the...
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    Halfway through the current Stranger Things, so...

    Halfway through the current Stranger Things, so no spoilers please. I enjoy it but I am not gaga over it. Maybe it's because I am a little older than the characters. In 1985 I was already 19.

    Been...
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    I have heard that Mike (suppersready101, Vicar...

    I have heard that Mike (suppersready101, Vicar Dick Dikinson) passed away a few weeks ago. Can anyone here substantiate that?
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    Yeah... let's see where it goes. I figured they...

    Yeah... let's see where it goes. I figured they couldn't keep up the pace set by those early shows. The one in the diner was particularly excellent...
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    Aw well, too bad... Still , 4 albums is more than...

    Aw well, too bad... Still , 4 albums is more than many of my favorites have given me... Thanks for the update. I'd forgotten I'd started this thread, but then again, I rarely visit this place...
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    Habs need to go after Marnor... mwhahahaha! ...

    Habs need to go after Marnor... mwhahahaha!

    but I would not be worried if I were you:

    "Mitchell Marner, Toronto Maple Leafs

    Toronto said this week it is prepared and well situated if Marner...
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    Apparently the Canes will match the offer made by...

    Apparently the Canes will match the offer made by the Habs....
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    Aggressive move for sure. They are banking on the...

    Aggressive move for sure. They are banking on the Canes not matching the offer as it is top heavy. Bergevin has taken the gloves off. He knows this could be his final season if he doesn't get us in...
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    I found the first 3 or 4 episodes brilliant, but...

    I found the first 3 or 4 episodes brilliant, but once they decided to hit that cache it was like they were superheroes all of a sudden. I liked the fact that any character can go at any time. Found...
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    Blame audience expectations and high ratings. The...

    Blame audience expectations and high ratings. The show should have been a one season affair that follows the book closely and that's it. But it was a hit so we needed more, and we needed an arc to...
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    LOL! Coca made with Coca?

    LOL! Coca made with Coca?
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    Re-reading "The Road" by Cormac McCarthy... Even...

    Re-reading "The Road" by Cormac McCarthy... Even bleaker the second time around.
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    Love it! One of my favorite releases of 2019... Sorry you can't find a third person here who appreciates it.
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    I guess the Preds saw in Subban what the Habs ...

    I guess the Preds saw in Subban what the Habs saw: Selfish player. We got Weber out of that deal and a lot of people thought the Habs brass was insane...
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    I thought it started taking a nosedive in the...

    I thought it started taking a nosedive in the second season already. I get the impression that American TV audiences cannot handle a true dystopian tale so the writers need to always veer the story...
  55. Thread: New DUNGEN Album

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    When I saw this thread reappear I thought maybe...

    When I saw this thread reappear I thought maybe there was news about another new release...
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    CFL is a small league but it's not on the verge...

    CFL is a small league but it's not on the verge of folding. Montreal is having an issue finding a buyer, but in general the league does OK. Every single game is broadcast across the country and that...
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    You asking based on a story you read somewhere or...

    You asking based on a story you read somewhere or just in general? I think if the NFL wants to move into Canada there is probably nothing the CFL can do to stop it. However, the NFL will not expand...
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    Raiders on Hard Knocks this year. Don't have HBO...

    Raiders on Hard Knocks this year. Don't have HBO and not sure if NFL Network picks this up. I'd be curious of course...

    Yes, CFL is on. Montreal already looking like shit. Gonna be another long...
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    What/If was in my "maybe" pile. I may give it a...

    What/If was in my "maybe" pile. I may give it a shot down the road. Watched 2 of the newest Black Mirrors and while both are good enough, there seems to be lacking a little something. Finishing up...
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    Looks like Karlsson is staying in the Bay Area...

    Looks like Karlsson is staying in the Bay Area after all...
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