| More Sports Board|| re: Phil Jackson on Kobe and MJ - 632627 on 7/23/14 at 9:24 am|
[quote]Nobody has what MJ had.
Kobe just comes closest[/quote]
Agreed. Kobe is similar to Jordan in more ways than anyone we have ever seen....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Name a movie that you're always in the mood to watch - 632627 on 7/22/14 at 10:22 pm|
The George Clooney ocean's 11 and terminator 2...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Masters of Sex S2 thread (possible spoilers) - 632627 on 7/22/14 at 12:02 pm|
i had a bunch of classes with her in junior high school. her and a friend came over to my house one time after school to hang out. she was very plain back then, i had no clue she would develop so well. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: What are your top 5 rated movies? - 632627 on 7/22/14 at 4:31 am|
I can't narrow my top picks down to 5....
in no particular order. ...
Oceans 11(george clooney)
American beauty, gladiator and sideways are my next 3. Vertigo is my favorite classic movie. C...
| More Sports Board|| re: 1992 Orange Bowl or 2012 BCS Championship Game: Which loss is more embarrassing? - 632627 on 7/21/14 at 1:39 pm|
[quote]That's a game I will never ever forgive Les Miles for. He could've been the coach of a top 5 GOAT college team and forever immortalized in football glory.[/quote]
in retrospect, do you really think that LSU team was one of the top 5 in the history of college football? look at the 2 best t...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Florida teens burn tortoise to death - 632627 on 7/21/14 at 1:32 pm|
[quote]Some people light animals on fire because they're sociopaths, and they have a need to inflict pain.[/quote]
i wish we were a lot more liberal with our application of the death penalty. teens that get their kicks from torturing animals will be of no value to society as adults. they should...
| O-T Lounge|| re: City with the worst rush hour traffic you've ever been in? - 632627 on 7/21/14 at 12:54 pm|
[quote]Los Angeles and it is not even debatable.
i live in los angeles buy new york city is far worse. what makes new york worse are all the tiny 1 way streets, maniac drivers that ignore the laws and pedestrians that walk through the street whenever and wherever they please.
| More Sports Board|| re: What is the most legit alternative to ESPN in your opinion? - 632627 on 7/20/14 at 11:09 pm|
[quote]I listen to Mad Dog Radio during the week...I don't care so much for Chris Russo but the other hosts are pretty good, plus Dan Patrick is on at 9 est
mad dog radio is pretty good as the guys are very opinionated and don't toe the company line like guys on espn and similar channe...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How many texts and phone calls do you receive on a daily basis? - 632627 on 7/20/14 at 11:05 pm|
i get a couple calls a day at most, but do lots of texting. based on the responses here it looks like I'm not the only one that rarely uses their phone to talk....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Just finished The Wire season 3. - 632627 on 7/20/14 at 11:03 pm|
[quote]4 is outstanding....so deep and emotional. Maybe the best 13 hours in television history. I actually rank it higher than season 3.
im not sure if i enjoy season 1, 3 or 4 the best. i do feel that season 4 is the most heart wrenching....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: just got back from boyhood, anyone else watch it? - 632627 on 7/20/14 at 9:33 am|
[quote]Parents saw it yesterday and said they both liked it but didn't get all the hype that some are calling it a top 10 of all time[/quote]
This is my exact sentiment. The premise and execution was excellent, and the audience grows a genuine connection to the boy and his father. The lack of ...
| Movie/TV Board|| just got back from boyhood, anyone else watch it? - 632627 on 7/20/14 at 12:59 am|
it was definitely unique, and ethan hawke was great. i think it got better and more interesting as the boy got older. i liked the movie, I'm just not sure how much i liked it. overall, i was a little let down due to expecting so much from a movie rated 99% on rotten tomato.
I'm curious to h...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Pain and Gain is weird - 632627 on 7/20/14 at 12:33 am|
Watched it on Amazon prime last night and totally agree that it was weird, too long but overall somewhat enjoyable...
| Tech Board|| re: Recommended Internet Speed Help - 632627 on 7/19/14 at 9:30 am|
i have 15mbps download with TWC and i run netflix, espn and other roku apps daily in HD(1080p I'm pretty sure) with zero problems....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: I just finished The Wire. - 632627 on 7/18/14 at 6:36 pm|
Lol at anyone trying to claim that breaking bad has better characters(and character development) than the wire....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: I just finished The Wire. - 632627 on 7/18/14 at 5:03 pm|
No character in the history of television commanded the screen like WW. [/quote]
I guess you haven't seen the sopranos. Tony soprano shits on Walter white....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: I just finished The Wire. - 632627 on 7/18/14 at 10:14 am|
[quote]The Wire and Breaking Bad are No. 1 & No. 1A for me[/quote]
breaking bad is great and its my #3 of all time but its still nowhere close to the wire. the wire is a masterpiece....
| More Sports Board|| re: Most Dominant Sporting Performance You Can Remember? - 632627 on 7/17/14 at 11:01 pm|
johan santana's post all star break performance the year he won the cy young....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: What inappropriate movies did you watch as a kid? - 632627 on 7/16/14 at 1:30 pm|
when i was in 5th or 6th grade my friends and i were dying to see basic instinct. i stayed up late one night to finally see it on TMC or showtime and it was glorious....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: What actor can lay claim to having the most quoted lines from their movies? - 632627 on 7/16/14 at 1:07 pm|
[quote]Arnold is pretty damn quotable. [/quote]
no shit, i don't know how this thread went a whole page without mentioning arnold.
additionally, the guy only had like 20 combined lines in terminator 1 and 2 and ten of those lines are famous....
| More Sports Board|| re: Why do you feel U of Miami has fallen so far? - 632627 on 7/14/14 at 11:24 pm|
[quote]not sure if that is true TBH
he has done an amazing job over at UTSA.
I'm sure. He inherited the greatest roster ever and it was simply downhill from there. Pretty sure Miami got worse each year of his tenure[/quote]
coker was horrible. actually miami is interesting because afte...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Favorite real music documentaries/movies - 632627 on 7/14/14 at 11:09 pm|
doesn't woodstock fall in this category?...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: greatest/favorite musical of all time (stage version only) - 632627 on 7/14/14 at 1:38 pm|
[quote]I enjoyed hairspray more than phantom, but only because the phantom in the one i saw had a drastically different voice than the original broadway cast version (so did Christine). it was a little distracting.[/quote]
I've seen phantom multiple times and once was lucky enough to see it with ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: greatest/favorite musical of all time (stage version only) - 632627 on 7/14/14 at 1:36 pm|
[quote]this needs to be moved to the soccer board
sorry you can't afford the cost of a ticket to see a first rate musical....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: greatest/favorite musical of all time (stage version only) - 632627 on 7/14/14 at 12:38 am|
[quote]phantom of the opera for me, there isn't one bad song
Nothing comes close IMO[/quote]
i've seen many of the most popular musicals(except les miserable) and while there have been some great ones, phantom is in a league of it's own....
| Movie/TV Board|| greatest/favorite musical of all time (stage version only) - 632627 on 7/14/14 at 12:26 am|
phantom of the opera for me, there isn't one bad song...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Philadelphia (1993) - 632627 on 7/9/14 at 8:46 am|
I always thought the Neil young song was just as good as Bruce Springsteen's. I think the video montage scene at the end with him as a kid and that song playing is one of the most heartbreaking scenes in any movie. ...
| Tech Board|| re: CNET reviews samsung 4k curved tv - 632627 on 7/7/14 at 1:12 pm|
[quote]The curved TV will die quicker than the 3d tv. The only lasting, relevant improvements have all been about the quality, clarity, and accessibility to 2d content[/quote]
i have zero interest in a curved tv, i have even less interest in 3d. 4k doesn't do much for me either, since there is h...
| Tech Board|| CNET reviews samsung 4k curved tv - 632627 on 7/7/14 at 12:37 pm|
no surprise- they say it has great all around picture.
less of a surprise- the curve is a gimmick. 4k is also of limited benefit since barely any content available.
somewhat of a surprise- the curve actually induces some distortion....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's Your Go-To Jeans? - 632627 on 7/6/14 at 8:59 am|
AG, nudie and levi's for me...