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Forum: Amusement Bark 26 March 2018, 09:41 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,154
Posted By AliBaba
oh god musicgeek, I remember that show. It was...

oh god musicgeek, I remember that show. It was really quite awful. I remember the human...hosts, I guess, were Doug and Mary Jo...Betty Jo? One of those Jo names. Kuh-reepy.
Forum: Amusement Bark 20 March 2018, 08:35 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,154
Posted By AliBaba
Each generation of course has it's quirky shows...

Each generation of course has it's quirky shows but one of my favorite shows as a kid was Hobo Kelly. This woman, a professional clown I guess, taught kids fun lessons or something, sort of like...
Forum: Amusement Bark 17 January 2018, 09:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,591
Posted By AliBaba
I remember cranking Zombie to the point I was...

I remember cranking Zombie to the point I was almost bleeding from my ears. No better way to work out some aggression. RIP, Dolores - you could wail like a banshee and make it sound cool.
Forum: Amusement Bark 18 December 2017, 08:53 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 11,170
Posted By AliBaba
Every time I think I'm clear of this...

Every time I think I'm clear of this thread...(say it with me now) THEY PULL ME BACK IN.

I keep coming back here because I think of more lines that get used on a regular basis, such as:
The...
Forum: Amusement Bark 12 December 2017, 07:31 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 11,170
Posted By AliBaba
oh my god, South Park!:lol: How could I have...

oh my god, South Park!:lol: How could I have forgotten the hundreds of times we quote from that on a regular basis!
Forum: Language 12 December 2017, 07:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 26,962
Posted By AliBaba
Icon401 How about that. Well apparently, you can teach an...

How about that. Well apparently, you can teach an old dog new tricks. Or maybe we should it amend the phrase to "you can teach an old dog an old trick that's been there the whole time if she'd...
Forum: Amusement Bark 11 December 2017, 09:15 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 11,170
Posted By AliBaba
Like others here, almost every line from Princess...

Like others here, almost every line from Princess Bride gets trotted out on a daily basis; but so do lines from Airplane ("we have clearance, Clarence", and "don't call me Shirley") as well as both...
Forum: Language 01 November 2017, 06:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 26,962
Posted By AliBaba
Icon24 So, not sure if these fit, but two of my...

So, not sure if these fit, but two of my favorites, no memory of where I heard the explanation.
When people say someone is the spit'n image of someone else, it's not a contraction of spitting image...
Forum: SLC 01 November 2017, 04:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,547
Posted By AliBaba
No, definitely not. There was a photo of what I'm...

No, definitely not. There was a photo of what I'm looking for in an art book my mother had when I was a child. I'm fairly sure it's a slab of marble, but I'm positive about the arm coming out from...
Forum: SLC 01 November 2017, 04:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,547
Posted By AliBaba
Icon101 need snopester help

All - this is just embarrassing. A long, long time ago, I sought my fellow snopesters help in looking for a grave or possibly a war memorial; in my memory, it's a slab of marble on the ground, with a...
Forum: Horrors 27 October 2017, 08:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 335,161
Posted By AliBaba
Reporter At least in part, according to some: ...

At least in part, according to some:
http://jake-weird.blogspot.com/2017/01/mad-as-hell-christine-chubbock-and.html
Forum: SLC 17 October 2017, 09:27 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 16,040
Posted By AliBaba
Psychic Strangely, or perhaps night for the times, my...

Strangely, or perhaps night for the times, my first two earliest memories of historical events were both about JFK. He toured the naval base where we lived in June of 1963. We were on the street...
Forum: Amusement Bark 02 May 2017, 08:23 PM
Replies: 853
Views: 323,932
Posted By AliBaba
But see that's exactly my point. You start out...

But see that's exactly my point. You start out watching this thinking "oh great, a bunch of jerks I don't like. WHY am I watching this?" But very quickly, the characters start to develop depth and...
Forum: Amusement Bark 08 March 2017, 07:42 PM
Replies: 853
Views: 323,932
Posted By AliBaba
Also watching Planet Earth II and buh-LOWN away...

Also watching Planet Earth II and buh-LOWN away by it. So incredibly gorgeous and Sir David Attenborough is an international treasure.

Also watching Big Little Lies and being surprised by it....
Forum: Politics 27 January 2017, 01:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 23,653
Posted By AliBaba
Re: Rick Perry He has said publicly that he has...

Re: Rick Perry
He has said publicly that he has changed his mind/or was wrong about wanting to abolish the Dept of Energy, however:
...
Forum: Amusement Bark 20 December 2016, 08:49 PM
Replies: 853
Views: 323,932
Posted By AliBaba
TV I don't know, I loved "The OA". Also enjoyed "the...

I don't know, I loved "The OA". Also enjoyed "the Crown", "Medicis, Masters of Florence" and have been enjoying "People of Earth", although I just started that one.
Forum: Amusement Bark 14 December 2016, 06:38 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,345
Posted By AliBaba
Icon102 Key and Peele already tackled this, hilariously,...

Key and Peele already tackled this, hilariously, back in like 2012.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qc_F0zP9usU
Forum: Fun House 09 December 2016, 08:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,129
Posted By AliBaba
Icon220 That's pretty well done, actually. :duh: Yes, I...

That's pretty well done, actually. :duh: Yes, I know it's a dunce cap, not a wizard's hat. I don't care. Hey snopes, can we get a blond wig with pink dress emoji?
Forum: Amusement Bark 07 December 2016, 07:51 PM
Replies: 869
Views: 304,601
Posted By AliBaba
D'oh! Wow, very good point, Dr. Dave. Crockoduck...

Wow, very good point, Dr. Dave. Crockoduck Hunter, thanks for catching my error - see, I hate that ad so much I can't pay attention to it.
Forum: Amusement Bark 07 December 2016, 03:58 PM
Replies: 869
Views: 304,601
Posted By AliBaba
I hate so many commercials it's hard to name them...

I hate so many commercials it's hard to name them all - but the one currently at the top of my worst list is the one for Snickers "Sorry I screwed up your tattoo/caused a car wreck/voted for...
Forum: Amusement Bark 06 December 2016, 09:34 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 13,927
Posted By AliBaba
TV Instrumental, there have been so many great ones...

Instrumental, there have been so many great ones - the one from "Route 66", the one from "Wild Wild West".

But I seem to be alone on this one - I adore the theme for "House of Cards" (composed by...
Forum: Amusement Bark 17 October 2016, 08:40 PM
Replies: 853
Views: 323,932
Posted By AliBaba
TV Caught the first episode of "The Durrells in...

Caught the first episode of "The Durrells in Corfu" last night - pretty good. (Loved the books, but read them long enough ago that I can't say with too much certainty how closely the show follows. I...
Forum: Amusement Bark 05 October 2016, 09:56 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 13,611
Posted By AliBaba
Tall Geeky Girl, it's been YEARS since I had...

Tall Geeky Girl, it's been YEARS since I had anything to do on Halloween, so don't dress up anymore. But back when I still did, I went one year as Hermione Granger. My then-teenage daughter kept...
Forum: Amusement Bark 02 September 2016, 08:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,938
Posted By AliBaba
Icon108 I have serious doubts about anyone being able to...

I have serious doubts about anyone being able to help on this, but what the hell; back when I was a kid in elementary school (read: early plestoceine, or mid 1960s - when the teachers were hung over...
Forum: Police Blotter 08 July 2016, 04:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,892
Posted By AliBaba
Oh. My. God. I wish I was more shocked that a...

Oh. My. God. I wish I was more shocked that a former United States Congressman is just another disgusting racist blowhole, but I'm just not.

After being called out for threatening the life the...
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