| Movie/TV Board|| Kickstarter may be used to help fund "Friday Night Lights" movie - Augustus on 5/21/13 at 9:22 am|
Ever since the Veronica Mars and Zach Braff Kickstarter campaigns made tons of money, seems like more producers are looking to go that direction.
[quote]Grazer tells me they are absolutely moving forward with a movie version of another Imagine series, Friday Night Lights, and they will likely use...
| More Sports Board|| ESPN article: Protected picks encourage tanking in the NBA - Augustus on 5/20/13 at 1:00 pm|
[quote]Tanking teams are ridiculed right up until the tactic pays off. Thanks to 16.1 points and 6.4 boards this postseason, the praise of rookie Harrison Barnes has recently grown loud enough to drown out the criticism of how Golden State got him.[/quote]
[quote]It wasn't so long ago that the Wa...
| Movie/TV Board|| 2 parties interested in "Hannibal" if NBC cancels it - Augustus on 5/20/13 at 12:40 pm|
Good news for those of us who watch the show. One unnamed cable network and Amazon are both interested in picking up season two if NBC axes it, according to Deadline.
[quote]But among returning scripted series, only one, NBC drama Hannibal, went through the upfronts without learning its fate. Th...
| More Sports Board|| Hawaii changes all men's teams to "Rainbow Warriors" - Augustus on 5/20/13 at 10:26 am|
[quote]"We initially decided to adopt Warriors as the nickname of our men's teams, since it was used by the majority of our men's programs, including the one with the largest fan following (football)," Jay added. "This is a very subjective and emotional issue and the only clear consensus on this top...
| More Sports Board|| Steve Smith not a big fan of the Sanchize - Augustus on 5/16/13 at 4:56 pm|
Did a search, didn't find anything.
[quote]"He sucks," Smith reportedly said Wednesday on WFNZ. The receiver went on to add, via the Sporting News and ProFootballTalk.com, "I wouldn't let Mark Sanchez throw me a paper bag sandwich."
It's an out-of-left-field insult from a guy who's never playe...
| O-T Lounge|| Don’t make fun of renowned Dan Brown - Augustus on 5/14/13 at 12:58 pm|
I actually don't mind Dan Brown's novels, but this write-up was pretty funny. Brown's new book "Inferno" came out this week.
[quote] Renowned author Dan Brown woke up in his luxurious four-poster bed in his expensive $10 million house – and immediately he felt angry. Most people would have thoug...
| Movie/TV Board|| Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction - Augustus on 5/14/13 at 11:53 am|
Does anybody else remember this show? I was talking to some friends about it the other day and literally none of them had ever heard of it. When I got back home, I Wiki'd it just to make sure it existed and I wasn't losing my mind.
The premise: "Each epis...
| Movie/TV Board|| Captain Phillips trailer (Tom Hanks, Dir. by Paul Greengrass) - Augustus on 5/10/13 at 7:52 am|
Based on the true story.
[quote]The Maersk Alabama hijacking was a series of events involving piracy that began with four Somali pirates seizing the cargo ship MV Maersk Alabama 240 nautical miles southeast of the Somali port city of Eyl.[/qu...
| More Sports Board|| Post your favorite Derrick Rose memes - Augustus on 5/8/13 at 9:33 am|
Pretty funny thread on the Bulls RealGM board.
| More Sports Board|| Michael Beasley Under Investigation for Sexual Assault - Augustus on 5/7/13 at 4:13 pm|
[quote]PHOENIX - The Scottsdale Police Department confirmed Tuesday that they are investigating an allegation of sexual assault against Phoenix Suns player Michael Beasley.
The incident reportedly took place on January 13.
“At this point we can only say the investigation is ongoing,” said Davi...
| Movie/TV Board|| First 2 reviews of "The Great Gatsby" are disappointing - Augustus on 5/6/13 at 7:16 am|
Of course, it's only two so it's a pretty small sample size, but they have basically the same complaints.
[quote]DiCaprio is a total misfire as Gatsby, thick and expressionless and unable to evoke any real sense of longing, and Tobey Maguire plays Carraway more as feeble-minded than anything else...
| O-T Lounge|| Hilary Duff sighting on "Two and a Half Men" - Augustus on 5/1/13 at 9:04 am|
You can use this thread to discuss your memories of the former Disney star. Or you can look at these pictures and realize her chest region is a bit....larger. Whichever. Totally up to you.
| More Sports Board|| NBA committees vote "no" to Kings move to Seattle - Augustus on 4/29/13 at 4:02 pm|
Adrian Wojnarowski ?@WojYahooNBA
The NBA committees have voted no to relocation of Kings to Seattle, sources tell Y! Sports.
Gonna have to wait a little longer for a Supersonics return, it seems....
| More Sports Board|| Bobcats fire Mike Dunlap after one season - Augustus on 4/23/13 at 12:29 pm|
Took the team from 7 wins to 21, seemed to be developing the young guys (Kemba in particular), but is shown the door because apparently this was a playoff roster that didn't meet expectations. :lol:
[quote] Charlotte Bobcats President of Basketball Operations Rod Higgins announced today that th...
| More Sports Board|| The fall of Allen Iverson - Augustus on 4/22/13 at 5:01 pm|
Came out over the weekend in the Washington Post...REALLY long article, but fascinating. Did a search and got nothing, so if it's Germans, many apologies to the crowd.
[quote]For the past three years, as Iverson chased an NBA comeback, his marriage fell apart and much of his ...
| Movie/TV Board|| NBC Pulls ‘Hannibal’ Episode Due To Boston, Sandy Hook - Augustus on 4/19/13 at 1:57 pm|
[quote]After several particularly violent months in America, NBC has decided to pull episode four of frosh drama “Hannibal” from its lineup due to the disturbing content involving children murdering other children.
Fourth episode of the grisly serial killer drama featured Molly Shannon’s characte...
| More Sports Board|| Sacramento or Seattle? Kings fate will be decided this week - Augustus on 4/16/13 at 3:35 pm|
[quote]For the second time in three years, the Sacramento Kings will host their regular-season finale with the franchise's future uncertain. Hours before the Kings tipoff against the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday night, NBA owners will gather in a New York boardroom to begin deliberating where t...
| Movie/TV Board|| A&E renews "Bates Motel" for second season - Augustus on 4/8/13 at 2:13 pm|
I've enjoyed it so far, so I'm glad it's getting a second season. Hope "Hannibal" does too, although I'm not optimistic in NBC's ability to continue good programming.
[quote]From Universal Television, the Psycho prequel ranks as A&E's most-watched scripted drama in network history among adults 1...
| More Sports Board|| AP names Trey Burke Player of the Year - Augustus on 4/4/13 at 3:25 pm|
Per Twitter. Hard to argue with the choice. Looking forward to seeing him go against the Cuse on Saturday....
| More Sports Board|| Tubby Smith to Texas Tech? - Augustus on 4/1/13 at 2:08 pm|
Andy Katz ?@ESPNAndyKatz
AP reporting Tubby Smith to Texas Tech. Tech puts out statement that deal is not in place. But source said two sides are in talks.
Good hire for them if true....
| More Sports Board|| Appalachian State, Georgia Southern Joining Sun Belt Conference - Augustus on 3/25/13 at 1:27 pm|
Making the jump to D-I.
[quote]Appalachian State and Georgia Southern have been battling in the Southern Conference on the FCS level for years now, but it seems the two programs will be taking their rivalry up another level.
According to multiple reports, both Appalachian State and Georgia Sou...
| Movie/TV Board|| ABC cancels "Zero Hour" after 3 episodes - Augustus on 3/4/13 at 2:21 pm|
Reruns of Shark Tank will replace it.
[quote]ABC has pulled the conspiracy thriller Zero Hour from its schedule after three low-rated broadcasts. Thursday's episode drew just 5.1 million viewers and did not fare well among advertiser-coveted young adults.
The time slot -- Thursday at 8 p.m. ET...
| More Sports Board|| Sacramento has "shot" to keep Kings from moving - Augustus on 3/1/13 at 8:27 am|
[quote] The proposed bid of 24-Hour Fitness founder Mark Mastrov and billionaire Ron Burkle to purchase the Sacramento Kings and construct a downtown arena has a chance to challenge a Seattle ownership's group to move the franchise.
Mastrov and the local investors' bid is "slightly lower," than t...
| More Sports Board|| How many 1990's NBA players can you name on this old school T-shirt? - Augustus on 2/26/13 at 10:30 am|
Friend of mine e-mailed this to me. I think I've got most of them, but figured I'd give the MSB a crack at it to double check my answers. :lol:
| More Sports Board|| Demar Derozan posterizes Mozgov - Augustus on 2/13/13 at 9:46 am|
And the Toronto bench loses its mind. :lol:
| More Sports Board|| First look at the new Starter jackets (OKC Thunder) - Augustus on 2/12/13 at 2:13 pm|
Coming out in the Fall of this year for all NFL and NBA teams....
| More Sports Board|| College Basketball AP Top 25 - Feb. 12 - Augustus on 2/11/13 at 11:50 am|
Indiana stays #1 despite losing, Duke stays ahead of Miami, and Kansas falls to #14.
AP Top 25
RK TEAM RECORD PTS
1 Indiana (26) 21-3 1,559
2 Duke (20) 21-2 1,515
3 Miami (FL) (17) 19-3 1,499
4 Michigan 21-3 1,428
5 Gonzaga (2) 23-2 1,371
6 Syracuse 20-3 1,293
7 Florida 19-3 1,286
| More Sports Board|| North Carolina @ #8 Miami - Augustus on 2/9/13 at 1:19 pm|
DA U all over the Heels early. 11-2 a little over 6 minutes into the game....
| Movie/TV Board|| Director Hired For "Stephen King's Cell" Adaptation - Augustus on 2/8/13 at 2:26 pm|
Was originally supposed to be written and directed by Eli Roth. That fell through.
Now the movie will be directed by Paranormal Activity 2 director Tod Williams with a screenplay by Adam Alleca (The ...
| Gaming Board|| The new Walking Dead game has a trailer - Augustus on 2/7/13 at 3:51 pm|
[link=(http://www.amctv.com/shows/the-walking-dead/survival-instinct-game-trailer-the-walking-dead)]On the AMC website.[/link]
Looks like a typical shooter, but not a whole lot to go by. I loved the Telltale game, one of my favorite games in a long time. I'll still check this one out....