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@  Benbot : (20 November 2018 - 06:54 PM)

We're not actually back, this is all a dream.

@  TheMightyMol... : (20 November 2018 - 06:12 PM)

It was, we're just humoring you.

@  Arazyr : (20 November 2018 - 02:17 PM)

I was wondering if that was just me...

@  SHIELD Agent 47 : (20 November 2018 - 02:01 PM)

And we are back after that round of Forum downtime.

@  Pennpenn : (20 November 2018 - 06:30 AM)

Feels like it's been so long since there's been a proper storm that I've been awake for. This one even has pink lightning, which always great.

@  Pennpenn : (20 November 2018 - 06:22 AM)

So long as he has an R by his name. Even if the R is for "Recepticons"

@  Nevermore : (20 November 2018 - 06:18 AM)

Sadly, my first reaction was "And I'm sure way too many people would seriously, unironically really vote for the blatant bad guy and still cheer at him while he's slaughtering the masses because they saw him on TV and he's cool."

@  Nevermore : (20 November 2018 - 06:17 AM)

Someone over at TFW2005 just discovered an old photo of political campaign signs, with one saying "Vote Megatron! Global Domination."

@  Paladin : (19 November 2018 - 07:02 AM)

let's be real. at this rate we're not lasting until 2075.

@  Maximus Ambus : (19 November 2018 - 06:34 AM)

The rest of the world may build a wall around the US in 2075.

@  Nevermore : (19 November 2018 - 05:53 AM)

Tell an conservative conspiracy maniac that women are literally the Satan's spawn out to infect humanity with the gender virus that will turn everyone into communist Muslims who eat children, and they will be like, "Well of course! That makes perfect sense!"

@  Nevermore : (19 November 2018 - 05:49 AM)

It's evidence of Poe's Law.

@  Nevermore : (19 November 2018 - 05:48 AM)

The world is insane.

@  Nevermore : (19 November 2018 - 05:48 AM)

Geeez, I just read a story about a liberal satire Facebook page that would publish absolutely outlandish, ridiculous made-up conservative propaganda, stuff so absurd nobody with half a brain could take it seriously... and conservatives are taking it at face value.

@  Pennpenn : (19 November 2018 - 02:27 AM)

Oh don't make me go talk to Peter Dutton. My week has been painful enough as it is...

@  Telly : (18 November 2018 - 09:13 PM)

he cant leave quarantine until he talks to the king of the potato people

@  Pennpenn : (18 November 2018 - 01:03 AM)

Debateable. It's a sunday anyway. Wonder if I'll still feel up and ready to go tomorrow. Don't want to take too many days off leading up to the end of the year.

@  MEDdMI : (18 November 2018 - 12:01 AM)

@Pennpenn hooray! Now you can leave quarantine.

@  RichardT1977 : (17 November 2018 - 08:58 PM)

The national tour is currently in Raleigh-Durham.

@  Pennpenn : (17 November 2018 - 06:29 PM)

Ok, feeling much better now.

@  wonko the sane? : (17 November 2018 - 06:20 PM)

Is hamilton playing in hamilton?

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (17 November 2018 - 03:34 PM)

Maybe the show in the city?

@  wonko the sane? : (17 November 2018 - 01:21 PM)

To the show or the city?

@  The Doctor Who : (17 November 2018 - 11:01 AM)


@  RichardT1977 : (17 November 2018 - 10:48 AM)

My mom won two tickets to Hamilton!

@  wonko the sane? : (17 November 2018 - 09:46 AM)

Welp, good morning so far. My brother helped me get my sister in law's christmas gift, and reminded me I still had to get my mom's calendar for next year.

@  Pennpenn : (17 November 2018 - 08:22 AM)

Oh yeah, feeling feverish. What fun.

@  wonko the sane? : (16 November 2018 - 10:07 PM)

My father used to ask his boss that question. Then he STOPPED asking, and got used to twiddling his thumbs. Made things so much easier, and didn't actually change how his bosses thought of him.

@  Nevermore : (16 November 2018 - 07:31 PM)

So of course you wait until the end of your shift like everyone else, THEN you walk up to the manager on duty and ask him what you're supposed to do during the requested overtime.

@  Nevermore : (16 November 2018 - 07:30 PM)

Fun: The employer allows (paid) voluntary overtime, cannot backtrack on the permit, and before the regular end of your shift, you notice you're rapidly running out of work.

@  SHIELD Agent 47 : (16 November 2018 - 06:27 PM)

Fear is a state of mind.

@  TheMightyMol... : (16 November 2018 - 06:25 PM)

Did you just assume my sociopolitical status?

@  Pennpenn : (16 November 2018 - 06:13 PM)

Oh stop being such a pack of drama monarchs!

@  TheMightyMol... : (16 November 2018 - 06:11 PM)

Too late. They can smell your fear.

@  Maximus Ambus : (16 November 2018 - 04:10 PM)

Nobody say anything and you'll be safe from the mob.

@  TM2-Megatron : (16 November 2018 - 03:41 PM)

It used to be

@  Arazyr : (16 November 2018 - 02:05 PM)

I would agree.

@  SHIELD Agent 47 : (16 November 2018 - 01:15 PM)

I say yes, but I imagine many would disagree with me.

@  Paladin : (16 November 2018 - 12:34 PM)

settle a bet: is "drama queen" a gender-neutral description?

@  TM2-Megatron : (15 November 2018 - 08:38 PM)

Sounds like management is the same everywhere :p

@  TheMightyMol... : (15 November 2018 - 08:12 PM)

My bosses are too busy trying to see if they can have their heads up their own asses while still being able to kiss the asses of everyone above them. It'd be amusing to watch if I wasn't one of the ones trying to get everything done to cover for it.

@  Nevermore : (15 November 2018 - 07:05 PM)

He's living by the standard "bow to those below you; kick at those above you. You got more people below you than above you."

@  Nevermore : (15 November 2018 - 07:04 PM)

Whenever we go on strike, he's there with us. He told me that this is the only completely legal way for him to show his own bosses the finger,

@  Nevermore : (15 November 2018 - 07:03 PM)

Well, this guy has been getting flak from above, it's just that he doesn't care. He's doing what he thinks is right. He's easily the smartest of my superiors, and also the one with the biggest balls.

@  TheMightyMol... : (15 November 2018 - 05:24 PM)

Must be nice, having a boss that cares.

@  SHIELD Agent 47 : (15 November 2018 - 01:03 PM)


@  Echowarrior : (15 November 2018 - 11:58 AM)

That's a good superior.

@  Nevermore : (15 November 2018 - 06:21 AM)

Arguing in my favor that I was working under sub-par conditions, there were problems with sudden halts of the conveyor and other issues that affected my productivity, and besides, why was this guy giving a feedback to one of HIS subordinates, wich was his job?

@  Nevermore : (15 November 2018 - 06:19 AM)

Also, yesterday he stood up for me when a superior from the department I was sent to was giving me a productivity feedback.

@  Nevermore : (15 November 2018 - 06:19 AM)

So this week all of my superiors save one guy are absent, and I'm not noticing a difference. Which says a lot about this guy.

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Big Bang Theory to end with Season 12.

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#1 The Predaking

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Posted 22 August 2018 - 02:53 PM




I think that it has ran its course, and I haven't even seen it in years.

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Posted 22 August 2018 - 03:34 PM

12 seasons is an incredible run, especially considering there have been no major cast shakeups during its entire run.

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Posted 22 August 2018 - 03:43 PM

Can it end with an apology?

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Posted 22 August 2018 - 03:50 PM

Dear god finally


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Posted 22 August 2018 - 03:53 PM

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Posted 22 August 2018 - 04:23 PM


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Posted 22 August 2018 - 04:42 PM


I mean OK, it'll still be syndicated nonstop to the end of time, but still.

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Posted 22 August 2018 - 04:47 PM

I hope they get Alf for the finalie.

ZacWilliam, Maybe do it like the end of Enterprise and the entire show has been Alf watching a simulation of new humans he could move in with, and then he's just like... nah, I'm good.
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Posted 22 August 2018 - 07:08 PM

Regretfully its survived by Young Sheldon, thats still a thing right?

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Posted 22 August 2018 - 07:50 PM

Why is this news to anyone? CBS said the last time that they renewed BBT that the show would be wrapping up. I guess people forgot about that.

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Posted 22 August 2018 - 07:51 PM


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Posted 22 August 2018 - 08:03 PM


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Posted 22 August 2018 - 08:49 PM

im just gonna reiterate this...


even though i came late to the party, i thought it was funny up until the end of season 5. after that, it started becoming a "friends" rehash, and started being about relationships (on the plus side, all but leonard looked outside their circle of friends, so it didnt end up with everyone sleeping with everyone else like friends did). i also dont like how the girls are so dismissive of their guys' interests*, but have one of the guys try to say something bad about one of THEIR interests and thats bad
ive got all the seasons on dvd and i plan to get the next 2 (no point stopping now, and it does have its moments to me), but im still glad its finally coming to an end
*there was one episode when sheldon was going through his stuff and having amy write it down, and she was all "childrens toy" on everything. theres more but that one really stuck in my mind

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Posted 22 August 2018 - 10:58 PM

This show honestly means alot to me. Ive never been one of these people that can't laugh at themselves or their own foibles....the show never offended me, and there is honeslty only one episode i outright hate (the Leonard tries to forgive his childhood bully ep...that one legitimatly bothered e on a deep level).


I started to fall out of love with it in season 9, when the show really began to focus on marriages and babies, which for me is taking it too far from what it was and what it should be (similar to my complaints about the DEADPOOL movies Girlfriend stuff)...But from the 2nd episode of season one till the ShAmy wedding at the end of last season, i have truly, honestly enjoyed the ride...probably because i never took it seriously, or as more than something just meant to be funny, or let it offend me ( IT'S NERD BLACKFACE!!!~!~!!!!).


I'm never gonna tell people they have to like it simply because I do, and I do understand a modicum amount of the criticism...but for the past 10 years, me and my parents, and my best friends have had this show in common that we could all relate to and just have fun with, and in the end that's really all that matters, the bonding and the fun. =]



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Posted 23 August 2018 - 07:59 AM

I was never really offended by it either, though I do wish I could punch Sheldon in the face. And that he hadn't gotten a spin-off.


That said, I'm okay with it ending. One less thing to worry about on TV.

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Posted 23 August 2018 - 10:45 AM

im just gonna reiterate this...

  i also dont like how the girls are so dismissive of their guys' interests*, but have one of the guys try to say something bad about one of THEIR interests and thats bad



That's called the double standard.



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Posted 23 August 2018 - 01:34 PM

Alongside many within this very thread, my response to this news was...



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Posted 23 August 2018 - 06:21 PM

There's tons of stuff on TV that I don't watch and don't care for, but I grew to loathe this show for the simple fact that so many people insisted that, just because I like superheroes and sci-fi and whatever, I have to like this show.  And I gave it numerous chances, and just couldn't get over how unfunny and unlikable all the characters were.


Oh, and any Emmy that Jim Parsons won while "Community" was on the air should've gone to Danny Pudi.

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Posted 04 September 2018 - 12:56 PM


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