| Movie/TV Board|| Favorite Documentary? - Zamoro10 on 9/15/14 at 12:41 am|
Used to love Hoop Dreams and Hearts of Darkness...and King of Kong.
But I can't stop watching [i]Searching for Sugar Man[/i].
It's like the Shawshank of documentaries. The music, the story, the main character...he's almost Andy Dufresne-esque.
Searching for Sugar Man is now my favorite doc...
| Political Talk|| Best Colleges - once more - Zamoro10 on 9/8/14 at 11:58 pm|
New Rankings...and Georgia is 1st!
The real Top 25[/b]
4 Pac-12 schools
3 ACC schools (ND is officially ACC in sports)
1 SEC school
| More Sports Board|| Is this the most honest AP ballot? - Zamoro10 on 9/7/14 at 6:16 pm|
Based on early season results and not preconceived bias?
2. Texas A&M
5. Florida State
9. Michigan State
11. Oklahoma State
12. Brigham Young
16. Notre Dame
| Movie/TV Board|| The Fall - Gillian Anderson - Zamoro10 on 9/5/14 at 9:24 pm|
Is it ever coming back?
Thought this was really solid - all of 5 measly episodes.
After that "Season" 1 last year on Netflix, it has just gone into hibernation.
Netflix has had only 5 episodes up for a year.
Anyone else watch it?
| Political Talk|| Top 10 States Most Dependent on the Federal Government - Zamoro10 on 9/3/14 at 6:10 pm|
The 10 States most dependent on Washington for subsistence/subsidies/aid/loans and least paid in taxes.
9. South Dakota
8. West Virginia
2. New Mexico
| Movie/TV Board|| Chips movie coming - Zamoro10 on 9/3/14 at 5:57 pm|
| More Sports Board|| If you had a vote this weekend, where would you vote UCLA? - Zamoro10 on 8/30/14 at 5:51 pm|
Top 5? Just because? Ignorance is bliss.
Top 15 - benefit of the doubt? First game. Got cool unis.
Top 25 - First game? They sucked arse on offense...sucked ball - ass...worst ever on offense...but hell, I think they can rebound and show talent - one day.
Outside the Top 25 - reality. (...
| Movie/TV Board|| Most pretentious movie ever - movies you used to love/but grew up and forsake - Zamoro10 on 8/30/14 at 4:29 pm|
Just re-watched...Reality Bites.
I remember loving it in the 90's.
God...it is so unwatchable now. The characters...
Were the early 90's really like this? Am I forgetting stuff? I lived through it.
Pearl Jam and Stone Temple Pilots and extensional angst with flannel as the be all and ...
| More Sports Board|| Croke Park Classic Ireland - are you going to watch? - Zamoro10 on 8/30/14 at 12:53 am|
Get up early...especially on the West Coast.
Workers at Croke Park were busy Friday morning putting the final touches on what is essentially a Gaelic football field.
A game spokesman said Friday the PSU-UCF crowd is expected to...
| More Sports Board|| Dennis Eckersley coined the term "walk-off" homerun.. - Zamoro10 on 8/25/14 at 8:51 pm|
...and then in a cruel twist of fate - had the ultimate walk-off a few months later...
[i]The first use of the term “walk-off” occurred on July 30, 1988, in the Gannett News Service: ”In Dennis Eckersley’s colorful vocabulary, a walkoff piece is a home run that wins the game and the pitcher walks...
| More Sports Board|| CFN - Preseason Top 5 - Zamoro10 on 8/25/14 at 2:11 pm|
Are these the real players for the title...now that Ohio State has lost their QB...and Stanford lost tons of talent on D?
5. LSU - [i]LSU makes it three straight ten-win seasons. There’s enough talent and enough potential to do far more, but with so much youth and so many big personnel changes, g...
| More Sports Board|| LLWS Final is today - Zamoro10 on 8/24/14 at 12:11 pm|
This will get ugly.
Japan just whipped Nevada who barely lost to the US Champ.
While Japan was boat-raced by South Korea almost invoking the 10-run rule....
| More Sports Board|| Greatest Programs of All-Time, according to the AP Poll - since 1936 - Zamoro10 on 8/18/14 at 9:03 pm|
1 Oklahoma 995
2 Michigan 943
3 Ohio State 941
4 Alabama 940
5 Notre Dame 932
6 Nebraska 782
7 USC 773
8 Texas 741
9 Penn State 665
10 Tennessee 659
11 LSU 584
12 Georgia 55...
| Political Talk|| Ferguson riots play big in Russia - Zamoro10 on 8/17/14 at 10:07 pm|
[quote]In the United States, “which has positioned itself as a ‘bastion of human rights’ and is actively engaged in 'export of democracy' on a systematic basis, [b]serious violations of basic human rights and barbaric practices thrive[/b],” Russia’s Foreign Ministry said Friday, in a special comment...
| Political Talk|| China ranks the world's Universities - Zamoro10 on 8/15/14 at 10:29 am|
US dominates per usual...[link=(http://www.shanghairanking.com/)]LINK[/link]
9. U. Chicago
34. U. Colorado at Boulder
| Movie/TV Board|| Thank God for RIchard Linklater - Zamoro10 on 8/15/14 at 5:12 am|
People may hate his movies...others love them...
But at least he gave us another perspective.
There has been a lot said about "Boyhood" - I think like all his movies...despite the break in ages...there's a natural flow.
It's not great...but it's quite good.
And it's t...
| More Sports Board|| Mariners have best beer - Yankees serve shite - Zamoro10 on 8/12/14 at 9:03 pm|
Safeco Field might rank up there against a beer nerd's favorite brewpub in terms of diversity. And when we say the New York Yank...
| Movie/TV Board|| Has anyone seen Rich Hill? - Zamoro10 on 8/12/14 at 1:07 am|
And where can it be found online?
And is it worth it?
RT - 79% [link=(http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/rich_hill/)]LI...
| More Sports Board|| Most Hated CFB teams by State - Zamoro10 on 8/8/14 at 11:49 am|
Surprised Trojans aren't plastered all over Louisiana and Alabama...and hell, (according to posters on the SEC Rant - all over the SEC)
| More Sports Board|| Top 5 most difficult schedules this year - on paper - Zamoro10 on 6/3/14 at 10:28 pm|
- Michigan - spin off thread