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Forum: Amusement Bark 19 March 2019, 04:15 AM
Replies: 393
Views: 49,170
Posted By ASL
Icon95 You know which Marvel movie I just can’t make it...

You know which Marvel movie I just can’t make it through? Winter Solider. What a snooze fest! Doctor Strange, too.
Forum: Amusement Bark 18 March 2019, 02:06 PM
Replies: 393
Views: 49,170
Posted By ASL
Devil That's just, like, your opinion, man.

That's just, like, your opinion, man.
Forum: SLC 18 March 2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 34,602
Posted By ASL
Spit Take Old Man ASL was from the Detroit area. Mamma too....

Old Man ASL was from the Detroit area. Mamma too. But the Old Man was particularly fond of Vernors. I tried it myself once or twice.

Didnít take.

/s/
ASL
Forum: Social Studies 18 March 2019, 03:30 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 18,234
Posted By ASL
Military This may strike you as utterly incomprehensible,...

This may strike you as utterly incomprehensible, but the DOD has a very simple solution for anyone who doesn’t fit neatly into pre-defined categories (e.g. man with penis, woman with vagina). It...
Forum: SLC 17 March 2019, 04:45 PM
Replies: 296
Views: 22,031
Posted By ASL
No So, I went to Arlington yesterday. I have to say...

So, I went to Arlington yesterday. I have to say it was (or has gotten) worse than I remembered. They had freaking tourist trams just past the visitor center. And neon-vested crosswalk attendants to...
Forum: Social Studies 16 March 2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 18,234
Posted By ASL
Teacher I think the military's biggest problem with this...

I think the military's biggest problem with this issue, apart from the general bigotry of its senior leadership (all the way to the President), is that it continues to use gender-based fitness tests,...
Forum: SLC 15 March 2019, 02:47 AM
Replies: 331
Views: 159,333
Posted By ASL
Itís an oldie, but a goodie. Close your eyes now...

Itís an oldie, but a goodie. Close your eyes now if you donít want the ear worm in your head:

California, Here I Come! (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iC2zSXLN6Cc)
Forum: Social Studies 14 March 2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 18,234
Posted By ASL
Read This! Yeah... I'm just gonna wait and see how things...

Yeah... I'm just gonna wait and see how things play out in court. "Official" or not, it lacks finality. Put another way, it's about as "official" as these various states passing legislation to ban...
Forum: Social Studies 14 March 2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 18,234
Posted By ASL
Is it really official, though? I believe there...

Is it really official, though? I believe there are still court cases pending. Saying that transgender people can serve, as long as it's under their biological gender, is kind of like saying "Gay...
Forum: Crash and Burn 14 March 2019, 12:27 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 983
Posted By ASL
TV I suspect that, even if the crashes are linked,...

I suspect that, even if the crashes are linked, it will be a little more nuanced than an either/or proposition of human error vs. design flaw.

I suspect it will be more along the lines of:

1) a...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 13 March 2019, 01:51 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,920
Posted By ASL
United Kingdom What's your opinion on "the rest of the UK" then...

What's your opinion on "the rest of the UK" then being "absorbed into Ireland"? ;)
Forum: Soapbox Derby 13 March 2019, 08:10 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,920
Posted By ASL
Sometimes, I swear, it’s like... <iframe...

Sometimes, I swear, it’s like...

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/dEtm_Q2LK9g" frameborder="0" allow="autoplay; encrypted-media" allowfullscreen></iframe>

And...
Forum: Amusement Bark 13 March 2019, 04:15 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,823
Posted By ASL
Bonsai Kitten I thought Brie Larson did a fine job in the title...

I thought Brie Larson did a fine job in the title role. But the cat really stole the show for me.
Forum: Rantidote 13 March 2019, 01:15 AM
Replies: 705
Views: 57,035
Posted By ASL
Icon106 B. B. King has a song for you...

B. B. King has a song for you (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oica5jG7FpU). And I know the feeling.
Forum: Rantidote 11 March 2019, 12:37 AM
Replies: 705
Views: 57,035
Posted By ASL
Bang Head My brother, who is a few years older than I am...

My brother, who is a few years older than I am and doesn’t believe in Facebook, chooses to share photos of his children via group text message, which then invites a plethora of obligatory "oh, how...
Forum: Amusement Bark 10 March 2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 393
Views: 49,170
Posted By ASL
Vanishing Captain Marvel. It was okay. About on par with...

Captain Marvel. It was okay. About on par with Iron Man 3. So, not world shatteringly awesome, but okay, and it did what it needed to do:

1) Introduce Captain Marvel
2) Explain why Captain Marvel...
Forum: Techno-Babble 07 March 2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By ASL
Ponder Thatís a good point. Generational narratives that...

Thatís a good point. Generational narratives that toy with traditional notions of cause and effect, like One Hundred Years of Solitude, for instance.
Forum: Techno-Babble 07 March 2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By ASL
Skull I do recall reading that death, or the specter of...

I do recall reading that death, or the specter of it, tends to be prevalent in just about every work of #GreatLiterature.
Forum: Techno-Babble 07 March 2019, 05:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By ASL
Naturally, I assume the rise, rise, fall...

Naturally, I assume the rise, rise, fall narrative would be indistinguishable from the rise, fall narrative.

Unless...

What if there was sort of a long plateau between rises? Like, separate...
Forum: Techno-Babble 07 March 2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By ASL
Icon02 Uh, I’m not sure that I’m particularly impressed....

Uh, I’m not sure that I’m particularly impressed. It’s basically just a series of rise/fall combinations. When you only have those two options, how many different "arcs" do you expect?

"Rise,...
Forum: Amusement Bark 07 March 2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,823
Posted By ASL
Yow! General Zod has a word for that: Heresy!

General Zod has a word for that:

Heresy!
Forum: Amusement Bark 07 March 2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,823
Posted By ASL
Teacher Did you know that the word portmanteau has its...

Did you know that the word portmanteau has its origin in the Second Sino-Japanese War, when thousands of refugees from Manchuria flooded into the port city of Shanghai looking from protection from...
Forum: SLC 07 March 2019, 04:41 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 54,536
Posted By ASL
I’m glad someone, at least, agrees. At the risk...

I’m glad someone, at least, agrees. At the risk of overreaching, I’m also beggining to think he’s some sort of immortal/ageless entity. Seriously, watch him in I, Claudius, and then watch him in...
Forum: Amusement Bark 07 March 2019, 02:29 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,823
Posted By ASL
Icon05 So, what, you just wait for movies to come out on...

So, what, you just wait for movies to come out on video?
Forum: Amusement Bark 07 March 2019, 01:06 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,823
Posted By ASL
No So, the reviews for Captain Marvel are finally...

So, the reviews for Captain Marvel are finally starting to appear, and I have to admit I’m a little worried. On the one hand, it’s clear to me that there’s a review bomb in progress with user reviews...
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