Search:

Type: Posts; User: Hal...

Page 1 of 9 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.06 seconds.

  1. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    Ran across this t-shirt in a store the other day...

    Ran across this t-shirt in a store the other day and had to buy it:

    https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51631148692_9b32f7d0b5_w.jpg
  2. Replies
    3,518
    Views
    692,835

    Mario who?

    Mario who?
  3. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    Dune: Part 1. Excellent movie. I want to see it...

    Dune: Part 1. Excellent movie. I want to see it again and I just watched it two days ago.

    However, I read after seeing it that the studio hadn't even green lit part 2. They wanted to wait to see...
  4. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    The director "stated that live ammunition should...

    The director "stated that live ammunition should not have been anywhere near the scene."

    Live ammo shouldn't have even been on the set!

    When I had to do firearms training in the Coast Guard,...
  5. Replies
    72
    Views
    35,376

    I just discovered something I hadn't realized...

    I just discovered something I hadn't realized before. The restore auto-save button is only visible after clicking on the "go advanced" button. Why isn't it visible under the quick reply window?
  6. Thread: F1 Racing

    by Hal...
    Replies
    575
    Views
    51,273

    I heard him say something but didn't catch it...

    I heard him say something but didn't catch it all. That is funny!

    As for your off track cringes, I hear ya. But they weren't there for the race, otherwise they'd know who Martin is. And it wasn't...
  7. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    Hutchins’s death is made more complicated by the...

    Hutchins’s death is made more complicated by the fact that the person wielding the prop gun was Alec Baldwin, a millionaire actor and a producer of the film in question. The extent of Baldwin’s role...
  8. Thread: F1 Racing

    by Hal...
    Replies
    575
    Views
    51,273

    That was a hell of a race. Looks like Red Bull...

    That was a hell of a race. Looks like Red Bull got the strategy right. Checo had a good race and I suspect he would have finished closer to the front had his drink system not shit the bed. Leclerc...
  9. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    Four Hours at the Capitol (2021). An HBO...

    Four Hours at the Capitol (2021). An HBO documentary that takes "an immersive look at the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol when Washington D.C. was overrun by protesters of the 2020 presidential...
  10. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    Alec Baldwin shoots cinematographer and director...

    Alec Baldwin shoots cinematographer and director on set
  11. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    That's exactly the same reaction I had. I was...

    That's exactly the same reaction I had. I was especially disappointed because Jess (she lets me call her that) was a producer. I expected more.
  12. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    I thought that's what I said. :huh ;) Now...

    I thought that's what I said. :huh

    ;)


    Now that is a show you need to stick with. Of all the new shows that have come out in the past 2 or 3 years, that's the one I possibly enjoyed the most...
  13. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    Squid Game. I'd give the first 5 episodes a B or...

    Squid Game. I'd give the first 5 episodes a B or a B+, episode 6 an A+, and episodes 7 and 8 an A. The last episode, 9, is a little trickier. I'd give the first 23-24 minutes an A-, the next 18...
  14. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    Jesus, dude, why? :lol I don't think I've ever...

    Jesus, dude, why? :lol

    I don't think I've ever seen such poor ADR, either.
  15. Replies
    1,480
    Views
    265,324

    ^ After the Penn St game, I couldn't believe they...

    ^ After the Penn St game, I couldn't believe they ranked Iowa #2. Sure, they've got a great D but their O sucks. And, as I said before, I think the only reason they beat Penn was because their QB,...
  16. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    :lol Ever since that movie was released in 2014,...

    :lol Ever since that movie was released in 2014, there have been lots of complaints about that kid.


    I used a still from that movie to make this meme in the early days of the pandemic:

    15523...
  17. Replies
    1,480
    Views
    265,324

    Iowa got beat. And I'm not surprised.

    Iowa got beat. And I'm not surprised.
  18. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    I've probably told this story before but here it...

    I've probably told this story before but here it is again in case I haven't: I first saw this movie sitting in the 5th row of an empty theater. I was X) During the scene when Jack visits David in the...
  19. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    Yep, it mentioned the Danish movie in the...

    Yep, it mentioned the Danish movie in the credits. I didn't recognize the title but when I looked it up, just now, on Prime, I think I may have seen it.
  20. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    The Guilty. A Netflix movie directed by Antoine...

    The Guilty. A Netflix movie directed by Antoine Fuqua (Training Day, The Magnificent Seven, et al), written by Nic Pizzolatto (The Killing and HBO's True Detective), and stars Jake Gyllenhaal....
  21. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    I first heard it in 1983 when I was in the...

    I first heard it in 1983 when I was in the military and it was part of the vernacular. The first time I heard it in a movie or TV show was in the 21st century.

    And as my cousin pointed out, HMMWV...
  22. Replies
    1,480
    Views
    265,324

    The only team I see with the possibility of...

    The only team I see with the possibility of beating OSU in the B1G East is Penn St... if Sean Clifford is back at QB. They haven't specified what his injury is but they've got a bye this week and the...
  23. Replies
    1,480
    Views
    265,324

    ^ Lighten up, Francis. ----- I watched the...

    ^ Lighten up, Francis.

    -----

    I watched the Iowa-Penn St game last night. Now that is college football!

    Iowa is now ranked #2 and Penn St fell to #7 in the AP rankings. I don't agree with...
  24. Thread: F1 Racing

    by Hal...
    Replies
    575
    Views
    51,273

    That was a hell of a race. I understand why they...

    That was a hell of a race. I understand why they voted Sainz as driver of the day but I would've voted for Perez.


    Totally agree. I didn't understand that either. That said, commentators pointed...
  25. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    Those are what are called initialisms: "A term...

    Those are what are called initialisms: "A term formed from the initial letters of several words or parts of words, but which is itself pronounced letter by letter."

    Besides which, if you pay...
  26. Replies
    1,480
    Views
    265,324

    That's why they call them "The Best Damn Band In...

    That's why they call them "The Best Damn Band In The Land" (aka TBDBITL).
  27. Replies
    3,518
    Views
    692,835

    A movie available to stream on TCM's website: La...

    A movie available to stream on TCM's website: La Strada, the Fellini classic. I've never seen it but it is considered by some to be Fellini's best movie. It stars Giulietta Masina (Fellini's wife)...
  28. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    My dad used to get irritated when he'd hear a car...

    My dad used to get irritated when he'd hear a car peel out on a dirt road.

    But back to your point. I have been in parking lots where I'm driving 5-10 mph and taking a sharp turn and my tires...
  29. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    A "modern" revolver, like you see in cop/gangster...

    A "modern" revolver, like you see in cop/gangster movies from the 30s & 40s, is a "double action" gun. When you pull the trigger, it also pulls the hammer back at the same time (as well as turning...
  30. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    ^ Me too. But it was supposed to.

    ^ Me too. But it was supposed to.
  31. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    Woke up in the middle of the night and ended up...

    Woke up in the middle of the night and ended up watching Crimson Tide. It's a good movie if you don't think too hard about it (after the studio submitted the script for approval to the Navy, they...
  32. Replies
    1,480
    Views
    265,324

    I'll be sure to miss it. lol Have you ever...

    I'll be sure to miss it. lol

    Have you ever seen any of the videos of TBDBITL? Ohio St's football team may not consistently be the best in the nation but their band is. I've seen comments from fans...
  33. Replies
    1,480
    Views
    265,324

    :lol

    :lol
  34. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    :lol Given the advanced wisdom for someone of...

    :lol

    Given the advanced wisdom for someone of your age, I assume you haven't complained. And I wouldn't either. ;)
  35. Replies
    1,480
    Views
    265,324

    So do I. :lol I know people say that about OSU...

    So do I. :lol

    I know people say that about OSU fans, too. In fact, I try to avoid my cousin during any OSU games. He thinks that anyone who tries to be neutral or compliments the opponent is...
  36. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    :lol Hey, I did it again! :rofl

    :lol

    Hey, I did it again! :rofl
  37. Replies
    1,480
    Views
    265,324

    But we don't really have any animosity for Mich...

    But we don't really have any animosity for Mich St like we do for that other team. I blame Bo. And, iirc, you're more of an MSU fan than a UofM fan, aren't you? (not counting WMU)
  38. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    I'd put him at #1. But I'm not exactly a fan of...

    I'd put him at #1. But I'm not exactly a fan of Bond movies, either, so take that however you want. I've seen three or four Connery movies and a couple Roger Moore movies and I always found them kind...
  39. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    You mean like this? ;) Rick & Morty is...

    You mean like this? ;)




    Rick & Morty is the best show I've seen in ages. I'd seen references to it on Facebook probably a 100 times but never watched it until a couple months ago. In my...
  40. Replies
    1,480
    Views
    265,324

    Here in Ohio, we're forbidden from using that...

    Here in Ohio, we're forbidden from using that name for that specific team, hence TTUN (That Team Up North).

    Come the week of "The Game", we even refuse to use the letter "M".

    We also have a...
  41. Replies
    1,480
    Views
    265,324

    #7 Cinci beat #9 Notre Damn. Good for them! ...

    #7 Cinci beat #9 Notre Damn. Good for them!


    :lol That should put Penn St at 3 and Iowa at 4.

    At the moment, there are four teams in the B1G who are undefeated: Penn St, Iowa, MSU, and TTUN....
  42. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    I did too but then there was a spate of...

    I did too but then there was a spate of possession/exorcism movies and most of the ones I saw weren't very good and my interest in them kinda died.

    Still, there were a few I found interesting.
    ...
  43. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    I saw an interview of Ringo on Jimmy Kimmel and...

    I saw an interview of Ringo on Jimmy Kimmel and he revealed that the three part, six hour Beatles documentary, Get Back, is going to be on Disney+.

    WTF!?

    Disney+ has only 116 million...
  44. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    Yep. I loved the trilogy (it wasn't just a single...

    Yep. I loved the trilogy (it wasn't just a single book), as well as the sequel Foundation's Edge and the two tie-in novels Robots of Dawn and Robots and Empire. In fact, I've read all of the...
  45. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    Y: The Last Man. It "takes place in a...

    Y: The Last Man. It "takes place in a post-apocalyptic world where a mysterious cataclysmic event simultaneously killed every mammal with a Y chromosome but for one man – Yorick Brown – and his pet...
  46. Thread: F1 Racing

    by Hal...
    Replies
    575
    Views
    51,273

    Yeah, I agree. Not sure why his engineer deferred...

    Yeah, I agree. Not sure why his engineer deferred to him.

    Verstappen had a good drive but also bit of luck on his side, too: he pitted on the right lap.

    What I don't understand is why Red...
  47. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    Usually. I used to know a young woman who was...

    Usually. I used to know a young woman who was rail thin and had D cup breasts. And, no, they weren't fake. Trust me. ;)
  48. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    Unlike most action movies, this one doesn't...

    Unlike most action movies, this one doesn't require much suspension of disbelief; good movie, too:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MysGjRS9jFU
  49. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    Agreed on both counts. Wow. High praise. ...

    Agreed on both counts.


    Wow. High praise.


    The woman that has me a bit gobsmacked, especially when she smiles, is Emilia Clarke. Pictures don't do her justice. And she comes off as genuinely...
  50. Replies
    1,480
    Views
    265,324

    Akron vs Ohio State tonight. OSU's QB is sitting...

    Akron vs Ohio State tonight. OSU's QB is sitting out, resting his shoulder due to injury.

    Is OSU going to add another game to the L column?

    (yes, I'm being facetious)
  51. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    The desired side effect of Botox injections. ...

    The desired side effect of Botox injections.

    I've never cared for Nicole Kidman. She was kinda cute when she was 19 or 20. The first movie I saw her in was Billy Bathgate, the movie with Dustin...
  52. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    I finally got back around to watching Brand New...

    I finally got back around to watching Brand New Cherry Flavor. Episode 3 definitely got me into it. And E4... Jeeeeeesus. :lol

    I knew what was going to happen when Lisa discovered that thing on...
  53. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    I forgot about The Fall. That was my favorite....

    I forgot about The Fall. That was my favorite. Gillian Anderson and Jamie Dornan were so good in it. The last 2 or 3 episodes of that show was some of the best TV I've ever seen.


    I've seen...
  54. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    Speaking of Olivia Colman, I have Broadchurch in...

    Speaking of Olivia Colman, I have Broadchurch in my queue but haven't pulled the trigger, yet. I like British police procedurals but they're usually deliberately paced and that can get me feeling...
  55. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    I discovered last night that the new season of...

    I discovered last night that the new season of The Morning Show dropped last Friday. The first episode was good, as expected.

    And Foundation premieres this Friday!
  56. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    Especially considering the book was originally...

    Especially considering the book was originally published in 1996, which isn't that old.


    I didn't even know they were on.

    But... hello: Ted Lasso won for Comedy series and The Queen's Gambit...
  57. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    Good movie. I recommended it in this thread a...

    Good movie. I recommended it in this thread a year or two ago.
  58. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    30 Minutes of Less - Jesse Eisenberg is a pizza...

    30 Minutes of Less - Jesse Eisenberg is a pizza delivery guy forced to rob a bank. It wasn't bad but it wasn't great, either. A lot of lines kinda missed the mark. Still, it's not a bad way to kill...
  59. Replies
    6,492
    Views
    1,335,529

    Have you seen the Maze Runner series? They're...

    Have you seen the Maze Runner series? They're more geared toward young adults but they were enjoyable for what they are.
  60. Replies
    5,116
    Views
    1,290,337

    The Santa Clara University Library has it. You...

    The Santa Clara University Library has it. You could request it through Link+ at the Marin County Library. Link+ is "a union catalog of contributed holdings from participating libraries in California...
Results 1 to 60 of 500
Page 1 of 9 1 2 3 4