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by Pruitt
Sun Jan 17, 2021 6:44 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Television (no longer temporary)
Replies: 3667
Views: 239789

Re: Television (no longer temporary)

I love how weird it is and how much effort they’ve put into the sitcom premise(s). And given how important this show is to them as the first MCU streaming show I have very little doubt that they’re gonna nail the payoff. The bubble gum in the gears animation made me laugh each time. The smile on th...
by Pruitt
Sun Jan 17, 2021 6:43 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Phil Spector
Replies: 6
Views: 89

Re: Phil Spector

You could make an argument that he’s the greatest music producer in history. Hard to square that with being a vile human being. For those of you who have seen Beyond The Valley Of The Dolls the character of ZMan Bardell was based on Phil Spector. Didn't know that. "This is my happening and it freak...
by Pruitt
Sun Jan 17, 2021 6:40 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: DIVISIONAL ROUND DONGPARTY
Replies: 72
Views: 598

Re: DIVISIONAL ROUND DONGPARTY

Browns' secondary and linebacking just wasn't good enough.

But what a season!

Bills will beat the Chiefs. You heard it here first.
by Pruitt
Sun Jan 17, 2021 11:25 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: DIVISIONAL ROUND DONGPARTY
Replies: 72
Views: 598

Re: DIVISIONAL ROUND DONGPARTY

Question: how many playoff games would Mahomes win with Brown, Snead, Andrews and Dobbins as his primary targets, rather than Hill, Watkins, Kelce and Edwards-Helaire/Bell? I can turn that around and ask how many playoff games would Lamar Jackson win if he was better than just an average passer? ("...
by Pruitt
Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:23 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Worthy of mention, too obscure for own thread
Replies: 2098
Views: 141003

Re: Worthy of mention, too obscure for own thread

Donald G. Tober....Sweet N Low N Splat. Went out on his own terms it seems. https://www.businessinsider.com/former-sweet-n-low-marketer-donald-g-tober-has-reportedly-died-2021-1?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+typepad%2Falleyinsider%2Fsilicon_alley_insider+%28Silicon+Alle...
by Pruitt
Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:20 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: DIVISIONAL ROUND DONGPARTY
Replies: 72
Views: 598

Re: DIVISIONAL ROUND DONGPARTY

Question: how many playoff games would Mahomes win with Brown, Snead, Andrews and Dobbins as his primary targets, rather than Hill, Watkins, Kelce and Edwards-Helaire/Bell? I can turn that around and ask how many playoff games would Lamar Jackson win if he was better than just an average passer? ("...
by Pruitt
Sat Jan 16, 2021 11:38 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: DIVISIONAL ROUND DONGPARTY
Replies: 72
Views: 598

Re: DIVISIONAL ROUND DONGPARTY

BFJ's a mensch - sent me a congratulatory message before the game ended.

I'm having a hard time understanding how the Bills D could look so bloody good.

What a feeling!
by Pruitt
Sat Jan 16, 2021 9:53 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: DIVISIONAL ROUND DONGPARTY
Replies: 72
Views: 598

Re: DIVISIONAL ROUND DONGPARTY

I'm dying here...
by Pruitt
Sat Jan 16, 2021 9:52 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: DIVISIONAL ROUND DONGPARTY
Replies: 72
Views: 598

Re: DIVISIONAL ROUND DONGPARTY

bfj wrote:
Sat Jan 16, 2021 8:14 pm
What’s with the condiment bukake in Buffalo?
He's a staple in the parking lot. I think he's a scientist the rest of the week.
by Pruitt
Sat Jan 16, 2021 7:33 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Television (no longer temporary)
Replies: 3667
Views: 239789

Re: Television (no longer temporary)

Wandavision is strange and funny and I have a feeling it's building to something even stranger.
by Pruitt
Sat Jan 16, 2021 7:31 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: DIVISIONAL ROUND DONGPARTY
Replies: 72
Views: 598

Re: DIVISIONAL ROUND DONGPARTY

Goff is way too young to be that immobile.
by Pruitt
Fri Jan 15, 2021 3:24 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Twitter
Replies: 1202
Views: 116693

Re: Twitter

Giff wrote:
Fri Jan 15, 2021 1:05 pm
Pruitt wrote:
Fri Jan 15, 2021 11:51 am
Ethan Hawke is great in The Good Lord Bird so I choose to believe him.
I raise with Daybreakers.
He was phenomenal in Maudie, a film about Nova Scotia artist Maud Lewis.
by Pruitt
Fri Jan 15, 2021 2:16 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The WH Transition Thread --- all things Trump to Biden until Inauguration
Replies: 2173
Views: 25917

Re: The WH Transition Thread --- all things Trump to Biden until Inauguration

She’s the Trump kid I hate the most. The sons are assholes, but they’re also stupid. She’s actually average intelligence, so her turpitude is worse. Frankly, I think you're giving her too much credit. I don't even think she's even average intelligence, but she has more emotional intelligence than h...
by Pruitt
Fri Jan 15, 2021 1:05 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Swamp Wrestling Federation 2020 - AB vs. rass (Featuring Gunpowder and BFJ on the mic!)
Replies: 492
Views: 9359

Re: Swamp Wrestling Federation 2020 - AB vs. rass (Featuring Gunpowder and BFJ on the mic!)

What a match!

"Skyline chili - you'll be tasting it tomorrow!" & "That was a Manziel-level bender" just brilliant.
by Pruitt
Fri Jan 15, 2021 11:56 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Canadian Politics Thread
Replies: 281
Views: 23626

Re: Canadian Politics Thread

Toronto area MPP (Representative in Provincial Parliament) Kicked out of Caucus for AAnti-Lockdown Stance Hey! That's my MPP. I Didn't vote for him, but you never want your area represented by an Independent MPP. Guy's a twat. https://smartcdn.prod.postmedia.digital/torontosun/wp-content/uploads/20...
by Pruitt
Fri Jan 15, 2021 11:51 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Twitter
Replies: 1202
Views: 116693

Re: Twitter

Ethan Hawke is great in The Good Lord Bird so I choose to believe him.
by Pruitt
Fri Jan 15, 2021 7:47 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Not so funny real life Capt Trips thread
Replies: 3594
Views: 73586

Re: Not so funny real life Capt Trips thread

So why are the Euros and Canada doing so poorly? I think I’d say that these other countries aren’t doing poorly either. They’re all doing something that’s really really difficult. Has any country anywhere ever done a rapid universal vaccination? Israel is doing an incredible job. But that's a tiny ...
by Pruitt
Fri Jan 15, 2021 7:41 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Twitter
Replies: 1202
Views: 116693

Re: Twitter

Great story.

I don;t know anything about country music, but I hate that guy (Keith).
by Pruitt
Fri Jan 15, 2021 7:37 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.
Replies: 48
Views: 659

Re: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.

Saleh to the Jets

Seems like a smart choice. But it's the Jets, so you never know...
by Pruitt
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:33 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Worthy of mention, too obscure for own thread
Replies: 2098
Views: 141003

Re: Worthy of mention, too obscure for own thread

Square Rob wrote:
Thu Jan 14, 2021 9:28 pm
Sylvain Sylvain, guitar player for the New York Dolls. Honestly surprised any of them were still alive.
David Johansen's still around.

I saw Johnny Thunders perform in a club in New York in the mid-80s. He was in bad shape.
by Pruitt
Thu Jan 14, 2021 3:26 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The WH Transition Thread --- all things Trump to Biden until Inauguration
Replies: 2173
Views: 25917

Re: The WH Transition Thread --- all things Trump to Biden until Inauguration

my sister - who works for a Senator - tells me that their office staff has been encouraged to work from home until the Monday after the inauguration.
by Pruitt
Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:43 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.
Replies: 48
Views: 659

Re: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.

Really hope that Watson stays out of the AFC East.

And boy, that Bill O'Brien sure did a bang up job in Houston.
by Pruitt
Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:41 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The WH Transition Thread --- all things Trump to Biden until Inauguration
Replies: 2173
Views: 25917

Re: The WH Transition Thread --- all things Trump to Biden until Inauguration

I'm sure you were all watching live, but I enjoyed watching this clip of Meghan McCain coming to the realization that her party IS the party of Trump and GOP Congressmen are disgusting shills. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eCXvdYzE3LM&feature=emb_title Made it through ten seconds before her glitt...
by Pruitt
Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:39 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Lunch Thread
Replies: 335
Views: 14033

Re: The Lunch Thread

We got a Hello Fresh order this week. My daughter has decided to eat (and exercise) like a normal person during Covid, which is was putting a strain on mom and myself... Hard to whip up a three piece meal every night during the week. Anyways, first meal was firecracker meatballs with Jasmin rice an...
by Pruitt
Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: DIVISIONAL ROUND DONGPARTY
Replies: 72
Views: 598

Re: DIVISIONAL ROUND DONGPARTY

by Pruitt
Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:22 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Worthy of mention, too obscure for own thread
Replies: 2098
Views: 141003

Re: Worthy of mention, too obscure for own thread

brian wrote:
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:09 am
Siegfried Fischbacher (of Siegfried and Roy).

Sad that he's passed, but it's nice to think those two are reunited again.
Predeceased by his brother British Fischbacher
by Pruitt
Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:14 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Brexit
Replies: 198
Views: 42149

Re: Brexit

It looks thrilled.

Image
by Pruitt
Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:13 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Netflix Suggestions?
Replies: 992
Views: 53916

Re: Netflix Suggestions?

Watched the first 2 (of 5) episodes of Lupin.

Really good stuff. Loosely based on the Arsene Lupin books, but really updated nicely.
by Pruitt
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:44 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The WH Transition Thread --- all things Trump to Biden until Inauguration
Replies: 2173
Views: 25917

Re: The WH Transition Thread --- all things Trump to Biden until Inauguration

Ryan wrote:
Wed Jan 13, 2021 6:02 pm
So his arms are useless too?
You awful son of a bitch.

Funniest thing I've read in a while!
by Pruitt
Wed Jan 13, 2021 12:31 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Television (no longer temporary)
Replies: 3667
Views: 239789

Re: Television (no longer temporary)

BSF21 wrote:
Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:14 am
Ryan wrote:
Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:12 am
HERE IS THE HOST OF JEOPARDYYYY, LESLIE JONES!
You shut the fuck up. This is hate speech.
I will join a march on the Culver City studios if this is even hinted at.
by Pruitt
Wed Jan 13, 2021 9:06 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Television (no longer temporary)
Replies: 3667
Views: 239789

Re: Television (no longer temporary)

Wasn’t that exactly what made trebek great? He could go a month without attention because he knew zero attention was better than negative or divisive attention. Some showman type taking over jeopardy would ruin everything. I could be wrong, but I don't think Jeopardy will ever have a host like that...
by Pruitt
Wed Jan 13, 2021 9:04 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Proud Parental Unit Crowing Thread
Replies: 1038
Views: 72301

Re: Proud Parental Unit Crowing Thread

i'm grabbing that comic for the inevitable future need - i've had more than a few "hey! we'd love to use your music - there's no money now but the exposure you'll get is...." get bent. "We'd love for you to have the opportunity to develop this series idea. Let us know how you would shape the series...
by Pruitt
Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:17 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The WH Transition Thread --- all things Trump to Biden until Inauguration
Replies: 2173
Views: 25917

Re: The WH Transition Thread --- all things Trump to Biden until Inauguration

Steve of phpBB wrote:
Tue Jan 12, 2021 8:24 pm
BSF21 wrote:
Tue Jan 12, 2021 7:40 pm
mister d wrote:
Tue Jan 12, 2021 7:29 pm
5% off an iPhone upgrade for everyone not at the capitol last Wednesday.
(New customers only. Terms an conditions apply. 5% off discount applied as 24 individual $2.34 credits on your monthly bill. Autopay required. Valid only at participating locations.)
Lol
Very lolly! (Lol-ish?)
by Pruitt
Tue Jan 12, 2021 2:17 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Captain Trips Anxiety thread
Replies: 1350
Views: 24642

Re: The Captain Trips Anxiety thread

degenerasian wrote:
Tue Jan 12, 2021 2:09 pm
Stay safe Pruitt!

As one who works from home anyway, my lifestyle is not really effected.

And realistically - other than the outdoor gatherings... this is pretty much the way things have been since the summer.
by Pruitt
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:29 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Television (no longer temporary)
Replies: 3667
Views: 239789

Re: Television (no longer temporary)

i honestly thought he did a hell of a job, really after the initial monologue and aside from the player intros in a way it was no different. No disrespect to Alex whatsoever - rather I think KJ once mentioned he had studied Alex's cadence and I think a lot of that came out yesterday. And Alex said ...
by Pruitt
Tue Jan 12, 2021 8:49 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Sheldon Adelson
Replies: 7
Views: 111

Re: Sheldon Adelson

Craven filth.
by Pruitt
Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:51 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.
Replies: 48
Views: 659

Re: 2021 NFL Black Sunday Night, Etc.

The Sybian wrote:
Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:45 pm
Jets interviewed Marvin Lewis... Hiring Lewis would be the most Jets move possible, right? Is Rich Kotite still alive?
Wouldn't be surprised if they brought in Bill O'Brien next.