| 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...
| Music Board|| re: greatest front man of all time - 632627 on 7/5/14 at 8:46 pm|
[quote]People are listing a bunch of solo artists. When I think front man, I think essential leader of a band. Person who, if you removed them from said band, it would nowhere near be the same. I think LZ would have done fine with another lead singer not named Robert Plant.
Morrison and Mercury ...
| Music Board|| re: greatest front man of all time - 632627 on 7/5/14 at 8:44 pm|
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Who is your most depressing character on television? - 632627 on 7/5/14 at 8:42 pm|
One of the kids on the wire. Probably randy or dookie...
| More Sports Board|| re: Why do players of the past think they did not use PED's? - 632627 on 7/5/14 at 1:08 pm|
[quote]you are either being ignorant, naive, or disingenuous to act as though greenies don't help a ton in a sport with 162 games, playing 6 days a week in the middle of summer. They aren't on steroid's level, sure, but they have been banned in baseball and all of a sudden no one can hit and we've h...
| Music Board|| re: greatest front man of all time - 632627 on 7/5/14 at 9:31 am|
Music board blows ot lounge is where it's at. Plus this question is more related to the image, personality and lifestyle of said person, not necessarily musical talents. Discussions of sex and drugs is better in the ot....
| More Sports Board|| re: Why do players of the past think they did not use PED's? - 632627 on 7/5/14 at 9:28 am|
I'm not sure how LSD or cocaine give you a competitive advantage. Amphetamines should help slightly. HGH and steroids completely change your physical makeup....
| Music Board|| greatest front man of all time - 632627 on 7/5/14 at 9:24 am|
I say jim Morrison, he is the epitome of the rock n roll lifestyle.
Runners up would be Mick Jagger, axl rose and john Lennon....
| O-T Lounge|| re: what were your favorite clothing brands growing up - 632627 on 7/5/14 at 9:09 am|
Hilfiger and nautica in the mid 90s was awesome....
| Tech Board|| re: Can you guys tell me about AppleTV - 632627 on 7/5/14 at 8:57 am|
Whether you choose apple TV, roku 3 or roku 2 you can't lose. You are getting a great product for a relatively small amount of money. As someone said, apple TV is best if you have other Idevices. If not, I'd recommend a roku 3, the upgraded CPU makes the user experience better. I found a bnib on...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Matthew McConaughey - biggest turnaround story ever? - 632627 on 7/4/14 at 7:13 pm|
hanks and dicaprio are good choices as well. i'd say that hanks actually had a bigger turnaround than MM as he went from the drag show and other comedies to back to back best actor oscars. ...
| O-T Lounge|| what were your favorite clothing brands growing up - 632627 on 7/4/14 at 6:36 pm|
t&c surf designs.... as a kid in the 80s, this was my favorite brand. i loved the shirts with thrilla the gorilla.
ecko unlimited- i started wearing ecko in the late 90s when it was only sold in specialty skate and street wear stores and the designs were simple. after a few years the brand beca...
| More Sports Board|| re: 2014 Spurs v 1996 Bulls - 632627 on 7/4/14 at 10:43 am|
[quote]Chicago down low didn't feature offensive threats. It was a Jordan and Pippen show...with some kick outs to shooters.[/quote]
i guess you are forgetting about toni kukoc, a 6'11 manu ginobili.
and ron harper guards parker. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Texas cheerleader is an unapologetic big game hunter - 632627 on 7/2/14 at 2:35 pm|
[quote]You may be right, she does not give a shite about these animals and cares nothing about conservation. I'm just saying, I prefer not go assume and go down that really negative route with nothing to really base it on.[/quote]
here is a quote from the article "As badly as I wanted to shoot s...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Texas cheerleader is an unapologetic big game hunter - 632627 on 7/2/14 at 1:55 pm|
[quote]That being said, It doesn't change my opinion of people just wanting to kill an exotic animal to take pictures with it and brag about it. It's just my opinion.
that's what's angering some of the people here. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: True Detective - 632627 on 7/2/14 at 12:07 pm|
[quote]I enjoyed it, but I felt like the actors made it a better script then it actually was. [/quote]
this is definitely the case; the acting, directing and production value made up for a script that started strong but got worse the last 3 or 4 episodes....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: True Detective - 632627 on 7/2/14 at 12:04 pm|
[quote]1. You are never going to know everything or catch everyone in TRUE cases like this. [/quote]
this wasn't a true case, it was fiction. the writer made up a bunch of interesting story lines/plot twists and failed to wrap them up....
| More Sports Board|| re: Should the USA make an all out effort to be great at soccer? - 632627 on 7/2/14 at 9:34 am|
[quote]As far as an "all out effort" think about Lebron, Adrian Peterson, Calvin Johnson, etc growing up playing soccer and going to year round soccer academies.[/quote]
the only thing i would say that if guys like lebron, peterson and megaton played soccer, they wouldn't be the same athlete. so...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Texas cheerleader is an unapologetic big game hunter - 632627 on 7/2/14 at 9:13 am|
[quote]What makes them innocent animals?[/quote]
they aren't attacking her, they are lying around in their fenced off pen. as someone else said, its akin to fishing at a catfish farm....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Texas cheerleader is an unapologetic big game hunter - 632627 on 7/2/14 at 9:06 am|
[quote]I personally have no desire to ever do something like this. That being said, most of you are making emotional arguments without researching the facts. Others have pointed out that these hunts actually help conserve these species[/quote]
I understand that these hunts may help preserve the s...
| More Sports Board|| re: You could be the top athlete in any sport...which one would you choose? - 632627 on 7/1/14 at 12:03 pm|
[quote]Which one has the best combination of "lots of money" and "not going to be a vegetable at 45?" [/quote]
the answer is pretty much anything besides the nfl. the only argument for an nfl position would be qb, if you have a huge ego and desire to be worshipped like a hero(montana, brady, elw...
| More Sports Board|| re: You could be the top athlete in any sport...which one would you choose? - 632627 on 7/1/14 at 12:00 pm|
[quote]15 year career. 2.5 million per year. No long term injuries. Yeah, I'd take that job.[/quote]
its not a bad thought, and obviously better than 99.9% of jobs out there, but this can't be your #1 choice. top athletes in other sports can potentially make double that in a year(including endor...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Amy Adams gives first-class airline seat to soldier, sits in coach - 632627 on 6/28/14 at 10:37 am|
[quote]This is all warm and fuzzy, but just another example of military worship. How about finding a school teacher, a nurse, a plumber, and giving up your first class seat to THAT person?[/quote]
i agree with teachers and nurses(although nurses are generally well compensated) but i don't know wh...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Roles people were born to play. - 632627 on 6/28/14 at 10:15 am|
[quote]I think Arnold as The Terminator wins the thread, though. Again, not an Oscar level performance, but I can't imagine anyone else doing that role. It was meant to be. [/quote]
have to agree, nobody else could have pulled off the terminator character like arnold did. this is the best one ye...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Roles people were born to play. - 632627 on 6/28/14 at 10:13 am|
[quote]Matt Damon as Matt Flynn if they shoot a movie about
the 2003 BCS National Championship........[/quote]
are you serious? thats like me saying mark sanchez was the qb of the 04 usc national championship team...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Shirtless Man with Black Wings Proposes to Woman in Lingerie at EDC - 632627 on 6/28/14 at 9:10 am|
[quote]Dude look at the demographics of this place. Most of them are not into this stuff.[/quote]
I've been listening to edm for years, so I really enjoyed going to raves. But for someone that doesn't like edm, it could be tough to appreciate. Unless of course they are on a good dose of mdma....
| Music Board|| re: Most Beautiful Song You've Ever Heard? - 632627 on 6/28/14 at 9:03 am|
Pachbel... I think its called canon in d major...