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  1. Thread: F1 Racing

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    This is why I haven't commented on the race. ...

    This is why I haven't commented on the race.


    I agree and I'm not a fan. I wasn't a fan of Schumacher or Senna, either, but I could recognize what incredible drivers they were. And to be honest,...
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    I neglected to mention, Jed, that HBO Max & TCM...

    I neglected to mention, Jed, that HBO Max & TCM have some kind of deal (or are owned by the same company) where HBOM has a TCM portal where you can watch a lot of older movies. I've never done an...
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    Speaking of bad movies on TCM, they're showing...

    Speaking of bad movies on TCM, they're showing Looking for Mr Goodbar Tues night at midnight. Actually, I didn't think the movie was that bad until the very ending, which was really nasty. I found...
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    My mom told me when I was a kid that it was based...

    My mom told me when I was a kid that it was based on Bell, Book, and Candle, the movie with Kim Novak and Jimmy Stewart, which is pretty good from what I remember. According to Wikipedia, however, it...
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    I can think of three others that are in...

    I can think of three others that are in contention: Scarface, Requiem for a Dream, and The Brown Bunny.
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    Yeah, but to be fair, you had how many years on...

    Yeah, but to be fair, you had how many years on Jenson? ;)


    Ineos Grenadiers! Of course! (I hadn't made the connection until now) I started watching the Tour de France in '16, I think, and saw...
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    Someone recently commented that they've never...

    Someone recently commented that they've never seen race car drivers as athletes. After a little research, this is my response:

    Starting in the late '70s or early '80s, drivers realized they had to...
  8. Thread: F1 Racing

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    OMG. I damn near had a cardiac from laughing so...

    OMG. I damn near had a cardiac from laughing so hard. Have you considered taking your act on the road? </sarcasm>

    Seriously, it did make me laugh. :)


    I was thinking primarily of engine...
  9. Thread: F1 Racing

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    Re: Mercedes. I say that about them exiting...

    Re: Mercedes. I say that about them exiting because prior to WWII and in the '50s, they had a very competitive car. They won a lot of GP races prior to WWII and Fangio dominated the '54 & '55 seasons...
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    I really like her. She seems nice. A number of...

    I really like her. She seems nice.

    A number of years ago I saw a Jared jewelry commercial on ESPN that was repeated gobs of times. I didn't mind because I thought the spokeswoman was gorgeous,...
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    The dialogue in this show can be really funny and...

    The dialogue in this show can be really funny and here's an example. But first, the setup. I neglected to mention before that Sam Loudermilk is a former music critic and a music snob who's written...
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    Anyone heard of or seen Loudermilk? It's about an...

    Anyone heard of or seen Loudermilk? It's about an alcoholic former writer (turned addict counselor) with a very bad attitude and a "smart mouth". Sound familiar? (Californication)

    The difference...
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    Definitely up my alley as I really liked Tremors...

    Definitely up my alley as I really liked Tremors and love Zombieland.

    What's it on?
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    I think everyone was good on that show, but Root...

    I think everyone was good on that show, but Root & Hartman were definitely the best. But then, Hartman was always my fave SNL cast member anyway.


    I watched it the first 2 seasons but started...
  15. Thread: F1 Racing

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    I wouldn't count out Alpine, just yet. McLaren...

    I wouldn't count out Alpine, just yet. McLaren (53 pts) and Ferrari (42 pts) seem like the obvious best of the rest, while Alpine has only 13 pts, just 4 ahead of AlphaTauri and 8 ahead of Aston...
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    If you've got HBO, Jed, you can stream it there,...

    If you've got HBO, Jed, you can stream it there, too.
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    :lol

    :lol
  18. Thread: F1 Racing

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    Yeah, Danny Ric had a good drive. Of course, it...

    Yeah, Danny Ric had a good drive. Of course, it didn't hurt that he didn't pit when everyone else did and he was able to run all by himself for a long time. It helps he has that ability to extend the...
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    For you sci-fi fans with Netflix: Stowaway ...

    For you sci-fi fans with Netflix: Stowaway

    :up:up
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    Agreed. I watched it several days ago and have...

    Agreed. I watched it several days ago and have already forgotten much of it. I also thought the mother's final line as she killed the bad guy, while humorous, didn't really work, either. Seriously,...
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    Re: the Oscars. From what I could see, the only...

    Re: the Oscars. From what I could see, the only two good things they did right was eliminate the orchestra and have Questlove as a DJ, and eliminate the songs.

    The presenter reading over the brief...
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    My offer to help/give advice applies to you, as...

    My offer to help/give advice applies to you, as well.

    That whole roommate thing pisses me off. It didn't used to be like that. Did you know the law was changed so that nursing homes could double...
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    Yep. He even marries Sondra Locke one episode.

    Yep. He even marries Sondra Locke one episode.
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    Thanks Steve. This was the info I was waiting for.

    Thanks Steve. This was the info I was waiting for.
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    I started a show called Wayne last night on...

    I started a show called Wayne last night on Prime. Synopsis:

    Wayne, a 16 year-old Dirty Harry with a heart of gold, sets out on a small two stroke road bike from Boston to Florida with his new...
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    I went through all of this with my mother in 2016...

    I went through all of this with my mother in 2016 & 2017 so if either of you need tips or advice or have questions, feel free to contact me. There's a lot to learn/navigate wrt insurance, Medicare,...
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    If you count docs, I've seen two: The Trial of...

    If you count docs, I've seen two: The Trial of the Chicago 7 and My Octopus Teacher. I don't think either is Oscar worthy.

    I usually watch the Oscars but either start it really late or watch it...
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    I was thinking something similar. Mr...

    I was thinking something similar.

    Mr Triscuits should take a screenshot of the tracking info and tweet it for all the world to see.
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    Yeah, I remember that and I agree. I also think...

    Yeah, I remember that and I agree. I also think if Dobson knew that he didn't care because it played into his anti-porn crusade.
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    If you look at the two of the most glaring traits...

    If you look at the two of the most glaring traits of psychopathy/antisocial personality disorder - narcissism and lack of empathy/remorse - it makes sense psychopaths would excel at being a CEO,...
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    Michaud & Aynesworth discuss in The Only Living...

    Michaud & Aynesworth discuss in The Only Living Witness how his eyes would change when he talked about the killings. He had bright blue eyes which, according to them, would turn black when...
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    I thought I'd finish it last night but fell...

    I thought I'd finish it last night but fell asleep way earlier than I intended. Woke up in the middle of the night and looked through some books I had checked out of the library a couple weeks ago to...
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    That was much better than I first thought that...

    That was much better than I first thought that was going to be.

    You know he's married to Kyra Sedgwick, right?

    I saw the episode of Finding Your Roots with Kevin Bacon and it turns out he and...
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    Just started a docuseries on Prime called Ted...

    Just started a docuseries on Prime called Ted Bundy: Falling for a Killer. You'd think it's about the relationship between Ted and his girlfriend Elizabeth Kendall. But it's much more than that so...
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    :lol Doesn't fucking make sense, does it?

    :lol Doesn't fucking make sense, does it?
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    I agree he has a commanding presence. He was...

    I agree he has a commanding presence. He was great in the showy role of Hannibal Lector, of course, but he was absolutely perfect in The Elephant Man. I also think the movie The World's Fastest...
  37. Thread: F1 Racing

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    I don't argue that at all. He's certainly proved...

    I don't argue that at all. He's certainly proved himself over the years to be able to move through the pack; one of the best ever. My issue is that had he still been a lap down, he'd have finished in...
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    This is all I have to say. ...

    This is all I have to say.

    https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51123239689_41ec218d7b_c.jpg
  39. Thread: F1 Racing

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    Quali was great. To borrow a Brit term, I was...

    Quali was great. To borrow a Brit term, I was absolutely chuffed to see Perez on the front row.

    And how about Norris? Could've been on the second row! And let's be honest, he exceeded track limits...
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    Yep. It was written and directed by Allen. The...

    Yep. It was written and directed by Allen. The original Japanese movie was International Secret Police: Key of Keys. It was supposed to be a one hour TV show but, according to Wikipedia, "during...
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    I don't know why but that reminded me of What's...

    I don't know why but that reminded me of What's Up Tiger Lily?

    I saw it way back in my late teens and thought it was funny at first but also thought it couldn't sustain the humor throughout the...
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    I noticed on Netflix that there's a new "volume"...

    I noticed on Netflix that there's a new "volume" of Love Death + Robots coming sometime in the unforeseeable future.

    And season 3 of The Kominsky Method is due to drop May 28. I've mentioned...
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    This was originally a continuation of my post in...

    This was originally a continuation of my post in the movie thread but wasn't relevant to that thread, so I thought I'd post it here.

    It's strange. For the most part, the best comedies are on TV...
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    I did see that. I just forgot about it. I don't...

    I did see that. I just forgot about it. I don't remember much of it but I remember liking it, for the most part. I also seem to recall feeling Sandra Bullock was wasted in it.


    I agree with the...
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    I watched My Octopus Teacher yesterday. It scored...

    I watched My Octopus Teacher yesterday. It scored 100% & 94% on RottenTomatoes. While good, I wasn't enamored with it as most people seem to be. It also scored an 8.4 on IMDb, which I think is more...
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    That's not an understatement, is it? :lol

    That's not an understatement, is it? :lol
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    I know that's not funny, but... :lol:lol:lol

    I know that's not funny, but...

    :lol:lol:lol
  48. Thread: F1 Racing

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    This is a friendly reminder that the GP of Imola...

    This is a friendly reminder that the GP of Imola is this weekend.

    You're welcome. ;)
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    Once it got going, it kind of grew exponentially...

    Once it got going, it kind of grew exponentially since a lot of members invited others to join PE. There was a guy by the name of "too_tall128" (or whatever his name was), more infamously known as...
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    Well, what were a couple of early ones? I don't...

    Well, what were a couple of early ones? I don't recognize your current one (sorry).
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    :lol I got my invite in the King Crimson club,...

    :lol I got my invite in the King Crimson club, along with Dom (aka cirkus_cirkus). Sean was everywhere. He was the Prog Pied Piper.
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    That would be my guess. PE was a Yahoo Club at...

    That would be my guess. PE was a Yahoo Club at first. Then Yahoo changed "Clubs" to "Groups" and changed some of the features and/or functionality. I can't quite remember what. All I know is, Sean &...
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    For those of you on Facebook, I just discovered a...

    For those of you on Facebook, I just discovered a great page with lots of old racing footage. For example, here's a short video of Senna pulling out of the pits and running a warmup lap at Monaco:
    ...
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    Outcry, a 5 part docuseries on Showtime. I binged...

    Outcry, a 5 part docuseries on Showtime. I binged the whole thing, yesterday. I thought it was excellent. In fact, it scored better on RottenTomatoes and IMDb than Murder in the Bayou.
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    Because I had just mentioned that I read about...

    Because I had just mentioned that I read about Eleanor Roosevelt living in the same townhouse as your old man who, btw, also went to Horace Mann (according to his website).
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    Floyd was one of the very early Yahoo Club...

    Floyd was one of the very early Yahoo Club members, but not a founder. The founder was Squonk (whose real name I've forgotten) who created PE in Dec of 1999, I think it was. Sean joined not long...
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    That's one of those things I hated at the time...

    That's one of those things I hated at the time but found amusing after the fact. Still...


    ...I will never watch another movie on Svengoolie again, even if I can record it and f-fwd through the...
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    You may have just convinced me to dive back into...

    You may have just convinced me to dive back into it.
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    :lol

    :lol
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    Watched a couple of movies over the past week: ...

    Watched a couple of movies over the past week:

    Thief, with James Caan. Not what I expected, which was a heist movie. On Wikipedia it's described as a "neo-noir action thriller", which is why I...
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