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Forum: HDTV Programming   06-17-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 7,776
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Posted By RobertR
In the second episode this season, Littlefinger's...

In the second episode this season, Littlefinger's guards tried to take her into custody and she kicked their asses.
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-15-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 7,776
Views: 335,116
Posted By RobertR
Given GRRM's pechant for killing off major...

Given GRRM's pechant for killing off major characters, it seems like even the frickin' dragons aren't safe!
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-15-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 7,776
Views: 335,116
Posted By RobertR
Geez, you want the guy to have a conniption? :)

Geez, you want the guy to have a conniption? :)
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-15-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 7,776
Views: 335,116
Posted By RobertR
If you're that uncomfortable with a show that's...

If you're that uncomfortable with a show that's never hesitated to show nudity (there's nothing gratuitous about it since it was in the book), I suggest you shouldn't watch it. I suspect that you...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-15-2015, 01:57 PM
Replies: 7,776
Views: 335,116
Posted By RobertR
I think you are. What we saw was bigger than the...

I think you are. What we saw was bigger than the hound. We know that the Mountain was the guy being worked on as the Hound was having his final scenes with Arya.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   06-10-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 1,642
Posted By RobertR
No, that was Great Caesar's Ghost! :)

No, that was Great Caesar's Ghost! :)
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   06-10-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 1,642
Posted By RobertR
As Clark would say in the old Superman series, ...

As Clark would say in the old Superman series, Great Scott! :)
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-10-2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 5,831
Posted By RobertR
I'm saying that different connotations apply...

I'm saying that different connotations apply depending on the context. Beaver Cleaver can say his mom is beautiful, and connote one thing. A teenager at the beach can say "look at that...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-09-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 5,831
Posted By RobertR
I'll give you E for effort at attempting to...

I'll give you E for effort at attempting to conflate social conventions regarding the connotations of words used to describe relatives with the meaning of the words "hot" and "beautiful", but it's...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-08-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 5,831
Posted By RobertR
No matter what linguistic gymnastics you engage...

No matter what linguistic gymnastics you engage in, the notion that a "hot" girl isn't beautiful or that a beautiful girl isn't sexually appealing is ludicrous. So is all your tsk tsking about males...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-08-2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 5,831
Posted By RobertR
It's a preference, not an "expectation". You're...

It's a preference, not an "expectation". You're odd in not understanding the difference. People like to look at attractive people.
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-08-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 5,831
Posted By RobertR
I'd say YOU are the odd man out, since I no of NO...

I'd say YOU are the odd man out, since I no of NO heterosexual male who doesn't enjoy looking at attractive women, including other than wives or girlfriends. But thanks for confirming your attitude....
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-08-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 2,825
Views: 125,219
Posted By RobertR
I had been anticipating the scene where Drogon...

I had been anticipating the scene where Drogon swoops in and carries off Dany. Exciting and epic. The only thing I wished for was making Drogon bigger, as in casting a shadow over most of the arena.
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-07-2015, 10:07 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 5,831
Posted By RobertR
What you call "objectification", others call...

What you call "objectification", others call appreciation for beauty. A certain feminist mindset doesn't allow such things, though.

I can see that according to your way of thinking, the fact...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-07-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 5,831
Posted By RobertR
IOW, it's not important to YOU, so anyone who has...

IOW, it's not important to YOU, so anyone who has a different view must be "odd". I see.

So? Actors almost ALWAYS play fictional characters. You think Hugh Jackman runs around looking like...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-07-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 5,831
Posted By RobertR
My, your head must explode when you look at this...

My, your head must explode when you look at this thread: http://www.avsforum.com/forum/44-movies-concerts-music-discussion/1178801-movie-hottest-girl-you-ve-ever-seen.html

And you're wrong about...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-07-2015, 01:14 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 5,831
Posted By RobertR
What's "odd" about people (males in particular)...

What's "odd" about people (males in particular) preferring attractive women?
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-01-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 7,776
Views: 335,116
Posted By RobertR
You think a show with dragons and magic is...

You think a show with dragons and magic is supposed to be grounded in reality??
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-28-2015, 04:57 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,268
Posted By RobertR
That's fine, but it doesn't change the fact that...

That's fine, but it doesn't change the fact that all else being equal, the image without 3D glasses is brighter than the image with them.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-27-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,268
Posted By RobertR
I've never seen 3D glasses that don't darken the...

I've never seen 3D glasses that don't darken the image. Unless you're claiming that there is such a thing, I'm not speculating. Remove the glasses and the image from the laser projector will be...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-27-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,268
Posted By RobertR
No matter how much one may talk about 3D...

No matter how much one may talk about 3D brightness problems being "fixed" (an implicit acknowledgement that the image needed fixing), the 2D image is still going to be brighter.
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   05-25-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 7,074
Views: 142,059
Posted By RobertR
So true. Adds to the exclusivity. A prime...

So true. Adds to the exclusivity. A prime consideration for some people.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-24-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 328
Views: 17,284
Posted By RobertR
Anyone who thinks the movie isn't "flawless" is...

Anyone who thinks the movie isn't "flawless" is stupid?
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-24-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 328
Views: 17,284
Posted By RobertR
I thought it was ok. Yes, there were some...

I thought it was ok. Yes, there were some impressive action scenes, but the movie didn't really try very hard to make me care about the characters, especially Max.
Forum: HDTV Programming   05-11-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 9,045
Posted By RobertR
The remarkable aspect for me was seeing it shown...

The remarkable aspect for me was seeing it shown explicitly and with no hint of coyness. I found it fascinating for multiple reasons.
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