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    Re: Star Wars KOTOR

    KOTOR II gets an update!
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    Re: GAMING: What game are you playing?

    So I picked up a PS4 this past Saturday, and Arkham Knight yesterday. Got a couple hours in. Batmobile's frustrating me, and its probably going to take me some time to get used to the controls.
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    Sticky: Re: Survey: What's the Last Flick You Watched? Rate it!

    Jurassic Park: 3/4 stars. Holds up. Well constructed. Especially once its night and the storm hits. Looking forward to seeing Jurassic World tonight.
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    Re: R.I.P.: Celebrity Deaths

    Agreed. Incredibly grateful we got to see him in the Hobbit trilogy. Loved what he brought to Saruman. He so easily brought malevolence to the character. And even if relatively briefly, was great...
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    Re: MOVIES: Godfather Saga

    Hmm. Owns the trilogy. Doesn't watch 'em enough. Wants to get more immersed in them somehow. What could he do to change that? Tough one. Lemme see...He owns the movies...hmm...what could he...
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    Re: MUSIC: Concert Reviews

    Hmm, so I was the last to post in here. And in 2013! Well, I saw the Lennon Orchestra again last October, and will again (I hope) in a couple weeks.

    Last night, saw the Rolling Stones. Hell of...
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    Sticky: Re: Survey: What's the Last Flick You Watched? Rate it!

    I'll echo the above. I'll add that given everything I heard about the amount of action, I was surprised by how many breaks in the action there were. Don't mean that as a criticism. It's a good...
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    Lol. And how can we get some? (Though since I don't know exactly what "snoking" would entail, maybe I shouldn't ask. ;))

    In seriousness, it fits with past names/titles and with the material...
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    Re: Survey: What's the Last Thing You Listened To?

    Faith No More - Sol Invictus
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    Yeah, definitely. But if he is a relic collector, it could actually be Revan's mask. That would be a great nod.
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    So its been a little while since I've played KOTOR 1 and (especially) 2. Am I remembering correctly that Revan's mask was either Mandolorian itself, or at least inspired? So I'm assuming Ren's mask...
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    Coffee, banana, and Crunch Berries.
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    Re: Survey: What's The Last Food You Ate?

    Roast beef and cheddar sandwich.
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    Based on past performances, I will say there is something sort of creepy about him. I haven't been following the news/rumors much, so I don't know what's been said about his character, but Driver to...
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    Sticky: Re: Survey: What's the Last Flick You Watched? Rate it!

    Avengers: Age of Ultron - 3/4 stars.

    As with its predecessor, I found this exhausting by the end. But good action, great villain (James Spader was excellent as the voice of Ultron), and some...
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    I've always seen the imbalance as resulting from the Sith (or at least from the way in which Sidious was using the Dark Side). In the PT, there were a lot of references (I think usually from Yoda),...
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    Re: Survey: What have you accomplished today?

    Went in to work on an off day (as did a few others) to help out our colleagues who were overwhelmed by a large volume of patients. Wasn't thrilled going in, but was proud to see our team pull...
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    Re: Survey: What's the Last Thing You Watched on TV?

    Yesterday, I watched Daredevil episodes 6-9 with a friend. 4 eps left.
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    Re: Survey: What's the Last Thing You Watched on TV?

    Daredevil, episode 3. Solid so far. I'm hoping I can get in a couple episodes tonight.
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    Sticky: Re: Survey: What's the Last Flick You Watched? Rate it!

    Furious 7: 3/4 stars. Ridiculous. But I mean that with affection, and in the best way possible. :laughing: I've enjoyed this series a lot, and this one was fun. The centerpiece was a sequence...
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    Re: MOVIES: Godfather Saga

    Don't think I've ever paid much attention to the donkey in either scene.

    Now, I'll be really impressed if you can draw a connection between those two scenes, and the assassin's young associate in...
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    Re: BOOKS: Stephen King

    Well, how about this. Ron Howard's attempt died, but maybe new life for The Dark Tower at Sony.
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    Re: GAMING: What game are you playing?

    I recall hearing there were problems with the Master Chief collection. Is it buggy? Or online problems?
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    Re: Word Association

    Eggo
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    Re: Survey: What Are You Thinking Right Now?

    I wanna go home.
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    Re: Survey: What's the Last Drink You Drank?

    Water
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    Re: GAMING: What game are you playing?

    Also, what do you guys think of the limited edition gray PS4 with Batman faceplate that'll be bundled with Arkham Knight? I'm tempted, though I don't know that I want to spend an extra $50 for it,...
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    Re: BOOKS: Stephen King

    I love the concept, but have struggled to get into it. If someone ever does get an adaptation going, maybe that'll be a good re-entry point for me.
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    Re: BOOKS: Stephen King

    It's been cancelled (I think that article was from a year ago). It's too bad. I liked the idea of a few movies with tv seasons in between. Well, one day maybe.

    Meanwhile, I still have to get...
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    Sticky: Re: Survey: What's the Last Flick You Watched? Rate it!

    Witchfinder General definitely sounds a lot better than The Conqueror Worm. At least in my opinion. If its more disturbing than the usual, I might have to check it out.

    Any new insights from...
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    Re: GAMING: What game are you playing?

    Fable, yeah. That's the other reason I'd want to stick with Microsoft.

    I guess, like you, I could eventually get both.
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    Re: GAMING: What game are you playing?

    When you do, are you leaning in a particular direction? I've gone Xbox with previous two generations, and I'm tempted to go with Xbox One so I can continue with the Halo series. But most of my...
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    Sticky: Re: Survey: What's the Last Flick You Watched? Rate it!

    Birdman. Twice. Enjoyed it a lot. I'll say 3.5/4 stars. Keaton was very good and carried the lead role well. Ed Norton's always good, but this might be the best I've seen from him. Emma Stone,...
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    Re: MOVIES: Godfather Saga

    I'd agree. I think 'reason' is a good word to use or substitute. And Michael has reason, too, so I also agree with your larger point that we shouldn't portray this as black-and-white. They both...
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    Re: MOVIES: Godfather Saga

    Yeah. I wanted to watch parts of the first movie again, and did so over the previous two nights. Part II is probably more relevant, but I haven't gotten to it very recently.

    We can't separate...
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    Re: MOVIES: Godfather Saga

    It's one of my favorites of the whole trilogy, in part because it is the one scene where we see Mike and Sonny together in a scene involving the family business.
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    Re: MOVIES: Godfather Saga

    Can you elaborate? Because I would actually go with the opposite. If Michael had been consigliere or a capo under Sonny, I think he would have been great at reining in Sonny's anger, channeling it....
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    Re: Survey: What's The Last Food You Ate?

    4-egg omelet.
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    Re: BOOKS: What are you reading?

    Wasn't thinking specifically about NaNoWriMo. Felt it did help me two years ago when I did it. Last year, timing wasn't good with work.

    Right now, its more about having this novel in me, and...
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    Re: BOOKS: What are you reading?

    Recently finished Robert Galbraith's The Silkworm. I'm about to get started on two writing workbooks by KM Weiland. I think one's called Outlining your Novel, and the other Structuring your Novel. ...
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    Re: MOVIES: Godfather Saga

    I'll have to pull out the movie and watch that scene again.


    Yeah, Tessio knew the restaurant and recognized the toilet as being a perfect opportunity. But even there, it originated with Mike...
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    Re: MOVIES: TRON

    Looking forward to it. Loved Tron: Legacy and Oblivion. Wonder if Daft Punk will be back for the score, though I'd welcome M83, too.
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    Re: BOOKS: What are you reading?

    So speaking of Doctor Who, friends have been telling me I need to watch, and to begin with the first season of the modern reboot (the Christopher Eccleston season). Oh, and to grit my teeth and get...
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    Re: R.I.P.: Celebrity Deaths

    Yeah, this hits hard. Really hard. So glad now we got one more scene with him as Spock in STID.
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    Re: MOVIES: Ghostbusters

    Agreed. Feel really bad for Aykroyd, as he's been wanting and trying to get GB3 on the big screen for years, and just on the verge of it seeming like it might be a reality, this new GB project is...
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    Re: MOVIES: Ghostbusters

    And for me, its Kristin Wiig. Hope this turns out well.

    So, is this is a remake of the original story, a continuation, or a reboot doing something completely different?
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    Re: Survey: What's The Last Food You Ate?

    Some blueberry flavored frosted mini-wheats this morning.

    But I'm still thinking about the beef brisket sandwich, mac & cheese, and green beans with bacon from last night. :yes:
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    Re: SPORTS: NFL Football

    Does seems like its been awhile. My team's the Browns, and I guess there was a bit more to talk about than usual. At least first half of the season. 49ers are the other team I follow, and this...
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    Re: MOVIES: Godfather Saga

    Great thoughts, Tovor. Definitely sparked some thoughts for me. See below.


    Thanks. I'd forgotten some of that dialogue. (And not all of this made it into the movie, right?)


    To...
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    Re: MOVIES: Godfather Saga

    I can't remember, what had immediately preceded those statements? What did Vito say specifically that Mike called a sign of weakness?


    Mmm. So then Michael likely did originate the plan.
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