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Forum: Urban Legends Contest 13 November 2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,164
Posted By musicgeek
2. Despite its sixteen nominations in 2016,...

2. Despite its sixteen nominations in 2016, Hamilton was unable to break the Tony Award record of what showbiz musical, which won twelve Tonys in 2001? The Producers?

5. Prior to the 9/11 attacks,...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 08 November 2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 89,186
Posted By musicgeek
Exactly. If they wanted to call themselves...

Exactly. If they wanted to call themselves "Levitican Fundamentalists," that would be one thing. (In which case, I'd want to know their stances on the eating of shellfish, crop planting layouts,...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 08 November 2018, 03:28 PM
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Views: 89,186
Posted By musicgeek
As are most politicians, and most of us in our...

As are most politicians, and most of us in our daily lives, I'm afraid. (Still a great line, though, GenYus - had me looking for the "like" button!)
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 08 November 2018, 03:24 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,164
Posted By musicgeek
The more I think about it, I'm almost positive...

The more I think about it, I'm almost positive I'm right on #2. First of all, 2014 is way too recent to be the debut year for most of the other acts mentioned. Secondly, I'm pretty sure the album...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 08 November 2018, 03:18 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 89,186
Posted By musicgeek
Obviously, we're going to have some fundamental...

Obviously, we're going to have some fundamental disagreements here, and that's OK. I'm not overly enamored of the PCM label, but I will maintain that it's possible to draw the distinction.

Just...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 07 November 2018, 08:31 PM
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Views: 89,186
Posted By musicgeek
Absolutely. Which is why I tried (perhaps not...

Absolutely. Which is why I tried (perhaps not very successfully) to distill the "PCM" concept down to the following scenario: Someone who cites Christianity (i.e., following Christ) as a...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 07 November 2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 89,186
Posted By musicgeek
There's enough internal contradiction in the...

There's enough internal contradiction in the bible that people can (and do) craft their own particular versions of orthodoxy, but to me (although I'm not the one who used the term in this instance),...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 07 November 2018, 03:13 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 89,186
Posted By musicgeek
Yeah, the fact that she's still in the news two...

Yeah, the fact that she's still in the news two years after I made that post is telling, isn't it? Let's hope that we can see a continued push toward common human decency in our political landscape...
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 06 November 2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,164
Posted By musicgeek
2. What stage name has Queens rapper Nora Lum...

2. What stage name has Queens rapper Nora Lum used since she was twelve, a decade before recording her debut album, 2014's Yellow Ranger? Is that Awkwafina?

3. What sulfate mineral, the second...
Forum: Wild Kingdom 02 November 2018, 06:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 498
Posted By musicgeek
Naw, it's just that if a cat is going to shoot...

Naw, it's just that if a cat is going to shoot you, it makes sure you're not alive to tell the tale.

ETA: Kidding aside, here's one case of a non-fatal cat-involved accidental shooting:...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 01 November 2018, 06:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 702
Posted By musicgeek
Icon106 Nice. :lol: (I know what you're referencing...

Nice. :lol: (I know what you're referencing without needing to click the link.)

He has to be trolling his critics with a statement like this, though, no?
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 30 October 2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,164
Posted By musicgeek
6. What wine is named for one of the largest...

6. What wine is named for one of the largest cities in Iran, though the modern version is mostly exported from Australia? Shiraz

...and that's all I have for this week. Yikes.
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 17 October 2018, 06:43 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,164
Posted By musicgeek
On a (possibly) tangentially related note: ...

On a (possibly) tangentially related note:

Richard Pryor's ABCs (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eJh_EUrEAZg)

Note: the above is not from the show in question, but from Sesame Street!
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 17 October 2018, 05:13 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,164
Posted By musicgeek
I have a thought for question 7: They all...

I have a thought for question 7:

They all appeared in Saturday morning kid's shows? There was a short-lived Roseanne cartoon (can't recall the title), "Camp Candy," "Life with Louie," more than...
Forum: Amusement Bark 17 October 2018, 05:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 854
Posted By musicgeek
The written copy on the link is the Big...

The written copy on the link is the Big Bird/Spinney story, but the video is the Bert & Ernie thing. Seems to be an error on the ABC site's part.

I know this has been shared here before, but...
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 16 October 2018, 09:24 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,164
Posted By musicgeek
1. What 1888 poem is set in the town of Mudville?...

1. What 1888 poem is set in the town of Mudville? Casey at the Bat

2. In some Islamic traditions, what can a man do by repeating the word "talaq" three times? Divorce his wife (Haven't we had this...
Forum: SLC 16 October 2018, 03:19 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 18,417
Posted By musicgeek
I learned that Donald Trump is actually terrified...

I learned that Donald Trump is actually terrified because he doesn't know what he's doing and he doesn't know why everyone is always getting mad at him. He still hasn't gotten over some trauma...
Forum: Rantidote 15 October 2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 384
Views: 18,717
Posted By musicgeek
Or, as a coffee cup I once saw had it, "There may...

Or, as a coffee cup I once saw had it, "There may be no such thing as a stupid question, but there sure are a lot of inquisitive idiots." :p
Forum: SLC 15 October 2018, 03:29 PM
Replies: 1,011
Views: 110,910
Posted By musicgeek
Truth be told, I mostly enjoyed the barbershop...

Truth be told, I mostly enjoyed the barbershop quartet elements, mixed with the clever editing of old photographs. I was a bit disappointed that the lyrical theme wasn't developed more. Guess I'll...
Forum: SLC 14 October 2018, 02:21 PM
Replies: 1,011
Views: 110,910
Posted By musicgeek
Fun video - thanks for sharing!

Fun video - thanks for sharing!
Forum: Rantidote 12 October 2018, 02:14 AM
Replies: 384
Views: 18,717
Posted By musicgeek
Yep, and the AAA-affiliated garage did great work...

Yep, and the AAA-affiliated garage did great work and turned it around quickly. Still...
Forum: Rantidote 11 October 2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 384
Views: 18,717
Posted By musicgeek
Jaded LTTAM: My car's alternator was showing signs of...

LTTAM: My car's alternator was showing signs of being on the way out: brake and battery lights coming on simultaneously (intermittently), power steering getting little funky, lights and gauges...
Forum: Amusement Bark 11 October 2018, 06:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 497
Posted By musicgeek
Ponder It's been ages since I read the novel (I think I...

It's been ages since I read the novel (I think I was in middle or high school) - was the cult-like element (the masks, the drums, the "ceremony" of it) original to the novel? I don't remember it as...
Forum: Amusement Bark 11 October 2018, 04:07 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 28,097
Posted By musicgeek
I was wondering what you thought of the movie,...

I was wondering what you thought of the movie, but hesitated to ask. Glad you liked it. It does look quite different in tone from the series, so I didn't have a great feeling upon seeing the...
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 10 October 2018, 07:45 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,164
Posted By musicgeek
Darth Credence, I was going down that exact path...

Darth Credence, I was going down that exact path for #5 until I remembered the definition of surname. ;)
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