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Forum: Fun House 14 December 2018, 02:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 307
Posted By musicgeek
The way things are going.... ...

The way things are going....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OgtQj8O92eI
Forum: Amusement Bark 13 December 2018, 08:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 202
Posted By musicgeek
Heh. Cool arrangement. I find it funny that...

Heh. Cool arrangement. I find it funny that YouTube commenters are ragging on her for her French pronunciation, but it's pretty spot-on as far as sung French (which differs from spoken French quite...
Forum: Snopes Spotting 13 December 2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 90
Posted By musicgeek
'They don't care': Facebook fact-checking in disarray as journalists push to cut ties

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/dec/13/they-dont-care-facebook-fact-checking-in-disarray-as-journalists-push-to-cut-ties



Interesting article with some lengthy quotes from former...
Forum: Amusement Bark 13 December 2018, 03:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 202
Posted By musicgeek
Now that I do, I'll be sure to check it out! I'm...

Now that I do, I'll be sure to check it out! I'm partial to the John Rutter arrangement as recorded by Chanticleer; my high school chamber choir has been singing it this season.

I also like some...
Forum: Amusement Bark 13 December 2018, 03:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 202
Posted By musicgeek
Il est né, le divin enfant In the Bleak...

Il est né, le divin enfant
In the Bleak Midwinter
Some Children See Him (although I will admit that it hasn't aged terribly well in terms of some of the descriptors)
Of the Father's Love Begotten...
Forum: Amusement Bark 12 December 2018, 09:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 281
Posted By musicgeek
Emmet Otter was a childhood favorite for sure. ...

Emmet Otter was a childhood favorite for sure. When you realize just how much work went into that production, it's incredible.

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Forum: Amusement Bark 12 December 2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 281
Posted By musicgeek
Hoo boy, where to start? White Christmas, the...

Hoo boy, where to start? White Christmas, the original Miracle on 34th Street, some of the Rankin-Bass stuff, and the Boris Karloff-narrated, Chuck Jones-animated How the Grinch Stole Christmas. My...
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 11 December 2018, 01:54 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 7,969
Posted By musicgeek
1. According to his boastful servant Leporello,...

1. According to his boastful servant Leporello, what Mozart character has had 640 girls in Italy, 231 in Germany, and 1,003 in Spain? Don Giovanni

2. What multimillion-selling country act takes...
Forum: Social Studies 10 December 2018, 08:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,118
Posted By musicgeek
In terms of Mike Myers and the writers, I would...

In terms of Mike Myers and the writers, I would agree. If I recall correctly, I think that some studio execs were somewhat surprised/taken aback to realize that "shag" was a much ruder term than...
Forum: Social Studies 10 December 2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,118
Posted By musicgeek
Thanks for the correct link - interesting...

Thanks for the correct link - interesting article. Out of curiosity, is there a corresponding rude German equivalent ("scheissesturm" or similar)?

Reminds me somewhat of British moviegoer's...
Forum: Amusement Bark 07 December 2018, 07:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,237
Posted By musicgeek
That's the line! Maybe it's just me, maybe...

That's the line!

Maybe it's just me, maybe it's that the trailer has not-quite-finished texture and/or lighting effects in some shots (hopefully, anyway), but the animation style really does not...
Forum: Amusement Bark 07 December 2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,237
Posted By musicgeek
It's the uncanny valley of bunnies!

It's the uncanny valley of bunnies!
Forum: Social Studies 07 December 2018, 05:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,118
Posted By musicgeek
I think you've inadvertently copied the article...

I think you've inadvertently copied the article title where the URL is supposed to go.
Forum: SLC 05 December 2018, 07:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 677
Posted By musicgeek
Just saw this on Facebook. RIP Daisyslegs. Thanks...

Just saw this on Facebook. RIP Daisyslegs. Thanks for the links to the old ULMB, Psihala. Memory lane...
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 05 December 2018, 04:07 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 7,969
Posted By musicgeek
1. UTC+08 is by far the world's most populous...

1. UTC+08 is by far the world's most populous what? Time zone?

2. Laws passed to legalize statutory rape if *both* partners are underage are often named for what two fictional characters? Romeo &...
Forum: Rantidote 01 December 2018, 03:00 AM
Replies: 461
Views: 26,858
Posted By musicgeek
Was just about to ask the same question re: the...

Was just about to ask the same question re: the thermostat. If the temperature is lower, it may be that it takes longer to counteract the temperature of the pipes, existing water in the pipes, etc. ...
Forum: SLC 29 November 2018, 08:53 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 124,973
Posted By musicgeek
University passes out hockey pucks as possible...

University passes out hockey pucks as possible defense against active shooters

Godawful jokes
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 29 November 2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 7,969
Posted By musicgeek
1. Only three TV shows have led the yearly...

1. Only three TV shows have led the yearly Nielsen ratings in their final season, in 1957, 1968, and 1998. Name any two of the three sitcoms that went out as the highest-rated shows on TV. I think...
Forum: Amusement Bark 25 November 2018, 01:09 PM
Replies: 279
Views: 32,240
Posted By musicgeek
Went with the family to see Fantastic Beasts 2:...

Went with the family to see Fantastic Beasts 2: The Crimes of Grindelwald. What a hot mess of a movie. Too long by half, suffers badly from the "effects over storytelling" syndrome*, and there are...
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 21 November 2018, 02:45 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 7,969
Posted By musicgeek
1. Which Henry James novel shares its name with...

1. Which Henry James novel shares its name with the best-known work of painter Rogier van der Weyden? WAG (but seems plausible) based on my knowledge of James' works - The Portrait of a Lady?

2....
Forum: Amusement Bark 16 November 2018, 12:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 682
Posted By musicgeek
Thanks for the "Rocky Top" clip, Brad! Had...

Thanks for the "Rocky Top" clip, Brad! Had forgotten about that one; have to dig the full episode out on DVD and give it a rewatch.
Forum: Police Blotter 15 November 2018, 06:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 747
Posted By musicgeek
Yeah, this story was fishy from the get-go. And...

Yeah, this story was fishy from the get-go. And I understand your frustration about the various stereotypes at play.
Forum: Amusement Bark 15 November 2018, 06:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 682
Posted By musicgeek
Bummer. Clark's somewhat goofy TV persona made...

Bummer. Clark's somewhat goofy TV persona made it easy to overlook his virtuosity.

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/WFfB2JQmTCs" frameborder="0"...
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 13 November 2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 7,969
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: 90,642
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,...
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