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Been ages since I've seen a Lethal Weapon movie. Didn't even realize Big Jim was in one. I liked the first two. Will need to revisit them.
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Agreed,the kid who plays Joe is way to skinny.He looks very unhealthy to me.
I can't say that I paid him much attention before. Maybe he's always been that thin, or maybe the kid hit a growth spurt. I don't know, but his weight (or lack thereof) really stood out to me in this episode. He looks sickly.

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He sure looks young. Reminds me of Biff Tannen.


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Agreed,the kid who plays Joe is way to skinny.He looks very unhealthy to me.
When I was Colin Ford's age I was 6 feet tall and weighed 136 pounds. 52 years later I'm still 6 feet tall and 235. It'll catch up eventually....

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I remember "Big Jim" from the original Total Recall as one of the Martian mutant people.
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I remember "Big Jim" from the original Total Recall as one of the Martian mutant people.
That would be #1 : http://whatculture.com/tv/breaking-b...er-ages.php/11 ...

I saw most of these, but just didn't know who he was. He's famous now!
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I bet the Red Door (tm) is the way back in...

10 mile fencing around the Dome? that's a lot of fence! if the original radius is 5 miles, add 10 more, it's 94 miles of fencing! not to mention those laser detectors Barbie trigger, must be 1000's of those or really bad luck.


I want that contractor, they did 96 miles of fencing in 2 weeks or less
I'm sure they have a lot of experience from building the fence nr. the US-MX border.


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Pretty much, that and how Barbie and the others suddenly ending up in Zenith, which so happens to be Barbie's and Melanie's home town, which also so happens to have Barbie's dad be in charge of the operations there, etc. Full of contrivances.
Not to defend the writers, but Sam and Dweight ended up there first, and I don't remember hearing that it was their home towns.

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And Barbie's dad can take satellite photos of his son's doings, FROM THE SIDE, that must be a very advanced satellite...
I believe that was from a park security cam, not a satellite. You must be conditioned from watching too much TV!


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You didn't miss anything good. .
Barbie made it to the dome and he and Julia were able to see each other. Barbie gave Julia a partial message b4 being arrested: Don't jump. Da... Something like that.


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There should be a crossover with BB to spice up the ratings.
The most odd thing about UTD is, it's doing great in the ratings.


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When I was Colin Ford's age I was 6 feet tall and weighed 136 pounds. 52 years later I'm still 6 feet tall and 235. It'll catch up eventually....

Hmmm... I'm 6 feet. I'm 57. I'm 134. When does "eventually" arrive? Btw, I'm on a low sleep, high stress diet. No drugs either.
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I believe that was from a park security cam, not a satellite.
Correct. Barbie looked right at it and eventually left the park because of it.

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Not to defend the writers, but Sam and Dweight ended up there first, and I don't remember hearing that it was their home towns.
I never said it was their home town, I said it just so happened to be Barbie and Melanie's home town which was mentioned when they talked about it. It was contrived that they all ended up there.

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Barbie made it to the dome and he and Julia were able to see each other. Barbie gave Julia a partial message b4 being arrested: Don't jump. Da... Something like that.
My point still stands, you didn't miss anything good.
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I never said it was their home town, I said it just so happened to be Barbie and Melanie's home town which was mentioned when they talked about it. It was contrived that they all ended up there.



My point still stands, you didn't miss anything good.
Well you can basically say that about the entire series!
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Well you can basically say that about the entire series!
Exactly, but I was replying to someone about that. .

So they basically ripped off Oceanic 6 and the smoke monster. The way back is just a mess of contrivance with red door that just so happens to be Barbie's home cellar and he just so happened to have met Melanie as a kid, then they end up in the 'methane' or not anymore lake. Seriously it was a contrivance to just dump in 2 more characters into Chester's Mill when they could've easily have them pop out of nowhere like the others instead of wasting episodes on this pointless journey.

Characters continue to whine about Jim, half the time trying to act tough, the other time they for some reason are afraid of him and have to hide behind Barbie.

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I can't decide which of these TV.com images better represents the episode.

This one:



or this one:



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I can't decide which of these TV.com images better represents the episode.

This one:



or this one:



Dr. Big Jim!
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I meant pictures of Barbie and Julia, inside the dome from a satellite from the side, got to find those screenshots..

But since they have control of the Wifi I bet they can remote activate Chester's Mill cameras around town..
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Eventually it will be revealed that the founder of Chester's Mills is... Chester Cheetah... and then things will REALLY start to get cheesy!

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Eventually it will be revealed that the founder of Chester's Mills is... Chester Cheetah... and then things will REALLY start to get cheesy!

Now that would be a major sponsor.
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