PurpleandGold Motown

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re: Good dystopian books - PurpleandGold Motown
William Gibson's Sprawl series. ...
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A perfect GRRM ending. - PurpleandGold Motown
If you've read Martin's other books, you knew it would end this way. The heroes never win quite the way you want them to, but there are small victories. Was the episode a bit rushed, yes. But the end result would have been the same. ...
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re: AWFUL - PurpleandGold Motown
It was a perfect Martin ending. Those bitching have never read a Martin book outside of Game of Thrones, if they've even read those....
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re: With GoT winding down, pick a source work that you'd like to see get the HBO treatment. - PurpleandGold Motown
Nine Princes in Amber Foundation Trilogy Stranger in a Strange Land ETA: Something set in Gibson's Sprawl....
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re: Swamp Thing (DC Universe Streaming): May 31st: Trailer is up - PurpleandGold Motown
And now I have to get another streaming service dammit....
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re: I need some help reconciling Bernie voters: yeah Trump related - PurpleandGold Motown
Both are protectionist nationalist. Not that big of a jump. ...
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re: How do you want Cersei to die? - PurpleandGold Motown
Pushed out a window as Jamie says, "The things we do for love. "...
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re: Excel is easy to learn - PurpleandGold Motown
I believe you want the countif and sumif functions. ...
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re: Question for the dope smokers on the OT - PurpleandGold Motown
I started when I was 12. I don't partake anymore, just got tired of the hassle and I try not to take things that cause me anxiety anymore. However I'll give it another shot if it becomes legal. As far as the original question, probably around 16 or 17....
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re: How Underrated is the Birdcage? - PurpleandGold Motown
And it was considered progressive as frick when it was made in the 70s and then again in the 90s....
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re: How Underrated is the Birdcage? - PurpleandGold Motown
[quote] I think he’s talking about the general plot of people pretending to be something other than they are for a short time because of a perceived necessary need[/quote] Exactly. It's a fairly common trope in stage plays. ...
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How Underrated is the Birdcage? - PurpleandGold Motown
Great movie I rarely pass up. Sure the plot is not groundbreaking, but such a great cast in Robin Williams,Gene Hackman, Nathan Lane... and even Hank Azaria as Aguilor Spartacus....
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re: Folks, What Is The One Issue That Would Make You Consider Leaving America? - PurpleandGold Motown
Exit plan? Unless you're an ambassador or super spy, you just leave. US passports are a golden ticket. Not that much planning necessary. Everything can be handled remotely. ...
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re: Lori Loughlin Now 'Freaking Out' About Jail Time, 'Thought The DA Was Bluffing' - PurpleandGold Motown
Not I. I simply believe that nonviolent criminals should not be imprisoned, with a few exceptions. ...
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re: Lori Loughlin Now 'Freaking Out' About Jail Time, 'Thought The DA Was Bluffing' - PurpleandGold Motown
[quote] the feds also seriously punish you if you don't take a deal (and that's without adding new charges) [/quote] That's how the keep their 98% conviction rate, intimidation. It's kind of a bull shite tactic....
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re: Lori Loughlin Now 'Freaking Out' About Jail Time, 'Thought The DA Was Bluffing' - PurpleandGold Motown
The number they are throwing out there is ridiculous for the crime. Any jail time over a year is ridiculous. This is one of those cases where celebrity works against you. ...
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re: ACLU comment on Assange arrest - PurpleandGold Motown
Wow, you mean they're actually doing their job and defending civil liberties?...
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re: Trump’s epic trip to Mount Vernon - PurpleandGold Motown
So, now knowing or at least feigning interest in the country which you governs' history is now elitist? ...
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re: HellBoy - Currently 11% on Rotten Tomatoes - PurpleandGold Motown
This makes me sad. I love Hellboy....
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