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It's interesting you said 'the editing' was perfect. Two things that always bugged me, that I'm beginning to think were done on purpose because they were so obvious: 1. When Pee Wee is pulling out the chain from the bike's compartment at the beginning, you can see it being fed from UNDER the compartment 2. When Pee Wee is driving at night and getting drowsy and all the street signs are passing him, you can see the camera isn't moving and the signs are on a track! Yeah, I'm "that" guy that can't enjoy movies because of things like that!
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How about a signed copy of "Fish Don't Blink?"
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Wil, you got it backwards. I didn't read all the comments so I don't know if this has been covered but: Usually, normal, 35 to 50 year old adults WANT to enjoy the show/movie and because of the kids and older people, they don't. I've all but stopped going to concerts and movies for the very reason you described, but it's always kids. Or senior citizens who feel because they're old, they can do whatever they want. Case in point: I went to Indy 4 (it was awful) on Tuesday at at 12:40 show. There was about 30 people in the theater. About 5 rows in front of me was an older couple, maybe in their 60's. Everytime the "Indy" music played, the man CLAPPED along with the music. He CLAPPED. And not a light tapping, and full on rhythmic "DA da da daaaaa... da da daaaaaaa" After the 5th or 6th time all I said was "Really?" The woman turned around, knew what I was getting at, whispered to her husband, who then CLAPPED LOUDER! Fact is people do not like being told when they're being inconsiderate assholes and miss the irony of their behavior AFTER you tell them.
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Wil, you got it backwards. I didn't read all the comments so I don't know if this has been covered but: Usually, normal, 35 to 50 year old adults WANT to enjoy the show/movie and because of the kids and older people, they don't. I've all but stopped going to concerts and movies for the very reason you described, but it's always kids. Or senior citizens who feel because they're old, they can do whatever they want. Case in point: I went to Indy 4 (it was awful) on Tuesday at at 12:40 show. There was about 30 people in the theater. About 5 rows in front of me was an older couple, maybe in their 60's. Everytime the "Indy" music played, the man CLAPPED along with the music. He CLAPPED. And not a light tapping, and full on rhythmic "DA da da daaaaa... da da daaaaaaa" After the 5th or 6th time all I said was "Really?" The woman turned around, knew what I was getting at, whispered to her husband, who then CLAPPED LOUDER! Fact is people do not like being told when they're being inconsiderate assholes and miss the irony of their behavior AFTER you tell them.
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Wil, you got it backwards. I didn't read all the comments so I don't know if this has been covered but: Usually, normal, 35 to 50 year old adults WANT to enjoy the show/movie and because of the kids and older people, they don't. I've all but stopped going to concerts and movies for the very reason you described, but it's always kids. Or senior citizens who feel because they're old, they can do whatever they want. Case in point: I went to Indy 4 (it was awful) on Tuesday at at 12:40 show. There was about 30 people in the theater. About 5 rows in front of me was an older couple, maybe in their 60's. Everytime the "Indy" music played, the man CLAPPED along with the music. He CLAPPED. And not a light tapping, and full on rhythmic "DA da da daaaaa... da da daaaaaaa" After the 5th or 6th time all I said was "Really?" The woman turned around, knew what I was getting at, whispered to her husband, who then CLAPPED LOUDER! Fact is people do not like being told when they're being inconsiderate assholes and miss the irony of their behavior AFTER you tell them.
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Wil, you got it backwards. I didn't read all the comments so I don't know if this has been covered but: Usually, normal, 35 to 50 year old adults WANT to enjoy the show/movie and because of the kids and older people, they don't. I've all but stopped going to concerts and movies for the very reason you described, but it's always kids. Or senior citizens who feel because they're old, they can do whatever they want. Case in point: I went to Indy 4 (it was awful) on Tuesday at at 12:40 show. There was about 30 people in the theater. About 5 rows in front of me was an older couple, maybe in their 60's. Everytime the "Indy" music played, the man CLAPPED along with the music. He CLAPPED. And not a light tapping, and full on rhythmic "DA da da daaaaa... da da daaaaaaa" After the 5th or 6th time all I said was "Really?" The woman turned around, knew what I was getting at, whispered to her husband, who then CLAPPED LOUDER! Fact is people do not like being told when they're being inconsiderate assholes and miss the irony of their behavior AFTER you tell them.
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Wil, Whats your Wii code? You should let us all add you to our address books so we can beat Wil-Mii at Tennis!
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Wil, Whats your Wii code? You should let us all add you to our address books so we can beat Wil-Mii at Tennis!
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My son turns 5 at the end of the month and has beaten: Super Mario Brothers The Lost Levels Super Mario 2 Super Mario World (Gameboy) Super Mario Sunshine (Gamecube) Still working on Super Mario 3. He's Mario fascination has lasted over a year (which is saying something for a 4 year old). Admittedly I let him play too many video games. But at least the video games are Mario and not killing and war and guns. And, shame on me, he's better at all of them than I ever was
Toggle Commented Apr 4, 2007 on the turtle trick at WWdN: In Exile
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My son turns 5 at the end of the month and has beaten: Super Mario Brothers The Lost Levels Super Mario 2 Super Mario World (Gameboy) Super Mario Sunshine (Gamecube) Still working on Super Mario 3. He's Mario fascination has lasted over a year (which is saying something for a 4 year old). Admittedly I let him play too many video games. But at least the video games are Mario and not killing and war and guns. And, shame on me, he's better at all of them than I ever was
Toggle Commented Apr 4, 2007 on the turtle trick at WWdN: In Exile
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I ran a dual boot with Windows and Ubuntu for a while and Wil, I think you should have a disclaimer that reads: Attention: Linux is not for everyone! I loved Linux, in theory, but it was a lot of work to do the simplest tasks (at first) like playing a media file. For the everyday user who doesn't know what a "distro" even is let alone how to open a terminal and start typing everything prefaced with Sudo, I don't think LInux is for them. I'm fairly computer literate but still found it not accessible for my everyday operating system (and my poor kids, who know the simple point and click Windows, they couldn't do anything) (note: we just got our first iMac so I'm certainly not a Windows fan). I just think a lot of people make Linux sound too wonderful to be true without fully explaining that it isn't exactly simple. I may try again on my old Windows box, but for now, I'm gonna have to stick with OS X.
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I ran a dual boot with Windows and Ubuntu for a while and Wil, I think you should have a disclaimer that reads: Attention: Linux is not for everyone! I loved Linux, in theory, but it was a lot of work to do the simplest tasks (at first) like playing a media file. For the everyday user who doesn't know what a "distro" even is let alone how to open a terminal and start typing everything prefaced with Sudo, I don't think LInux is for them. I'm fairly computer literate but still found it not accessible for my everyday operating system (and my poor kids, who know the simple point and click Windows, they couldn't do anything) (note: we just got our first iMac so I'm certainly not a Windows fan). I just think a lot of people make Linux sound too wonderful to be true without fully explaining that it isn't exactly simple. I may try again on my old Windows box, but for now, I'm gonna have to stick with OS X.
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I don't know all the facts but I thought I read somewhere that these things were in 10 other cities BEFORE Boston and no one said ONE word. What happened in Boston that made this different from the other cities? And I was dismayed to see Adult Swim apologize in their bumps last night. I kept waiting for a punchline which never came.
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I don't know all the facts but I thought I read somewhere that these things were in 10 other cities BEFORE Boston and no one said ONE word. What happened in Boston that made this different from the other cities? And I was dismayed to see Adult Swim apologize in their bumps last night. I kept waiting for a punchline which never came.
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You know, of course, that if you were invited to said Klingon themed wedding, and you accepted and showed up, they'd just cut you out of the goddamned wedding video. Ba-ZING!!
Toggle Commented Nov 19, 2006 on make with the rishathra already at WWdN: In Exile
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You know, of course, that if you were invited to said Klingon themed wedding, and you accepted and showed up, they'd just cut you out of the goddamned wedding video. Ba-ZING!!
Toggle Commented Nov 19, 2006 on make with the rishathra already at WWdN: In Exile
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OK, I take that back. "Last Crusade" was 1989 and I actually like "Radioland Murders" but THATS IT!
Toggle Commented Oct 6, 2006 on moods for moderns at WWdN: In Exile
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OK, I take that back. "Last Crusade" was 1989 and I actually like "Radioland Murders" but THATS IT!
Toggle Commented Oct 6, 2006 on moods for moderns at WWdN: In Exile
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and its the first time since 1984 that you or I have agreed with anything George Lucas said or did!
Toggle Commented Oct 6, 2006 on moods for moderns at WWdN: In Exile
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and its the first time since 1984 that you or I have agreed with anything George Lucas said or did!
Toggle Commented Oct 6, 2006 on moods for moderns at WWdN: In Exile
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Not to mention it was, like, the worlds first l337 album cover!
Toggle Commented Jul 25, 2006 on stone in love at WWdN: In Exile
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Not to mention it was, like, the worlds first l337 album cover!
Toggle Commented Jul 25, 2006 on stone in love at WWdN: In Exile
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I would listen to Uncle Fester's Grandkid, the former "Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead" actor Keith Coogan!
Toggle Commented May 26, 2006 on learn to swim at WWdN: In Exile
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I would listen to Uncle Fester's Grandkid, the former "Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead" actor Keith Coogan!
Toggle Commented May 26, 2006 on learn to swim at WWdN: In Exile
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Heh heh heh heh heh... their clothes are different from my clothes!
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