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by Femina
1 hour ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Star Trek Strange New Worlds
Replies: 29
Views: 1038
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Re: Star Trek Strange New Worlds

The last two episodes were 'soso' Trek... but about in the vein of what I think of when I consider OLDSCHOOL so so trek... and not in the way I think of in Picard and Discoveries new tendency to just crap all over the stuff that makes Star Trek what it is. Make no mistake, just cause Star Trek occa...
by Femina
1 hour ago
Forum: The Phantom Zone
Topic: Star Trek Strange New Worlds Off The Rails
Replies: 44
Views: 461
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Re: Star Trek Strange New Worlds Off The Rails

Holy cow.... for about four or five minutes I thought THIS crop of self congratulatory SMUDGED attack slurs was its own LEGITIMATE topic thread! I was just like 'this crop of political BS is acceptable again!? WTF!?'

Then I got to the end and saw MH's explanation.

*WHEW* You do good work sir!
by Femina
1 day ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Ms. Marvel
Replies: 31
Views: 479
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Re: Ms. Marvel

I'm kind of wary of the Marvel shows now. After Wandavision was essentially overwritten by Dr Strange 2 I'm starting to suspect that they won't count as far as whatever goes on in the movies is concerned. Not that this renders a show completely pointless, but it does sever the connection to the MCU...
by Femina
1 day ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Ms. Marvel
Replies: 31
Views: 479
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Re: Ms. Marvel

I'm kind of wary of the Marvel shows now. After Wandavision was essentially overwritten by Dr Strange 2 I'm starting to suspect that they won't count as far as whatever goes on in the movies is concerned. Not that this renders a show completely pointless, but it does sever the connection to the MCU...
by Femina
2 days ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Ms. Marvel
Replies: 31
Views: 479
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Re: Ms. Marvel

Fair enough, as a discussion obviously can't be had with just one or two people. It's just that Shevek, Damselbinder and others regularly engage in discussions of culture and wokeness (history will vindicate me on this point;) so a thread to share perspectives and try to debate the topics in a resp...
by Femina
4 days ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Ms. Marvel
Replies: 31
Views: 479
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Re: Ms. Marvel

Doesn't matter. I won't watch it. The punch bowl is tainted. I'm super shocked. I guess this is the last we can expect to hear from you about this then? Having no cups or spreadable condiments' or Crayola boxes invested here. I'm gonna talk to the person who actually watched it now. Politics slants...
by Femina
4 days ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Ms. Marvel
Replies: 31
Views: 479
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Re: Ms. Marvel

I mean is it a bunch of political stuff not relatable or relevant whenever Daredevil goes and begs advise from his catholic priest? I know I'm going to regret this but there is the idea of playing to the audience. A "catholic" audience is going to be much larger than a muslim one. Plus, a...
by Femina
4 days ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Ms. Marvel
Replies: 31
Views: 479
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Re: Ms. Marvel

But you can't say it's not political. Here are some examples: - Nadia talks about how she learns the history of the "oppressors", and that their history class barely covers Persia or Byzantium. (Byzantium, by the way, was a Greek-based civilization, so that's a writer fail. Perhaps they a...
by Femina
4 days ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Ms. Marvel
Replies: 31
Views: 479
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Re: Ms. Marvel

Okay, have to admit that the line "it is still probably the best Marvel show since Loki" gave me a laugh. Have there been a lot of superhero shows made by Marvel since Loki? But in all seriousness, thank you for adding this series to my radar. I'll give this one a watch based on your reco...
by Femina
5 days ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Ms. Marvel
Replies: 31
Views: 479
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Ms. Marvel

Anyone out there watching this? It's not reinventing the wheel or nothing which according to who you talk to makes all the difference as though anyone alive anymore is capable of creating something wholly original and unique.... but it is still probably the best Marvel show since Loki. Like all the ...
by Femina
2 weeks ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Ncuti Gatwa cast as the new Dr Who
Replies: 46
Views: 930
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Re: Ncuti Gatwa cast as the new Dr Who

I think the Mr. X record broke..... then reset to default. Because we're dealing with a broken record. Nah, you started this one man. It's on the page. "Why: Answer. Why: Answer. Why: Answer. Why: Answer? Oh but diversity hiring bleah!" You were basically a fishermen with the hook waiting...
by Femina
3 weeks ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Female Zorro
Replies: 24
Views: 958
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Re: Female Zorro

I hope this comes out well. Catwoman only uses a whip. Rodriguez gave us Katherine Zeta-Jones fighting Banderas and Sin City. The mask used in Queen of Swords was sexy as fuck. There is really nothing to say this will suck. It totally May, but Rodriguez has a good track record he even has super her...
by Femina
3 weeks ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Ncuti Gatwa cast as the new Dr Who
Replies: 46
Views: 930
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Re: Ncuti Gatwa cast as the new Dr Who

...because different people will be writing the show? The show was bad because of the idiots writing it. With new writers it may become better. That's happened many, many times over the years of Dr Who. Am I missing something here? We haven't seen this happen yet and the fact they went with another...
by Femina
3 weeks ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Star Trek Strange New Worlds
Replies: 29
Views: 1038
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Re: Star Trek Strange New Worlds

Well I don't have to burn anything down I guess. SNW's is actually GOOD. I have some nitpicks with it... but none that come anywhere close to trumping what's here... and what's here, at least four episodes in, is a show that seems to finally GET it, while providing the kinds of updates to the series...
by Femina
4 weeks ago
Forum: Superheroine Clips & Pictures
Topic: .
Replies: 12
Views: 393
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Re: My Superheroine outfit

Yeah boots are LUDICROUSLY expensive >_> I feel your pain. You look great though!
by Femina
1 month ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: NFTs, web 3.0 and metaverse for this genre
Replies: 21
Views: 560
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Re: NFTs, web 3.0 and metaverse for this genre

I like how all these dumb ass things read like 'milliont dollar NFT sold for $12!!!!!!!" It was worthless to begin with and only gained value in the minds of scam artists and marginally wealthy idiots DESPERATE to be in on the 'new thing' It's a ZERO dollar piece of code sold first for one mill...
by Femina
1 month ago
Forum: Superheroine Lounge
Topic: NFTs, web 3.0 and metaverse for this genre
Replies: 21
Views: 560
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Re: NFTs, web 3.0 and metaverse for this genre

NFT's area joke created by a pack of scam artists interested in making a quick buck off a quick explosion of bullshit. The proof is in the pudding. The fact that half of ALL the traded 'product' are STOLEN artworks acquired without the artists permission and that there's no system whatsoever in plac...
by Femina
1 month ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (Disney/Marvel, 2022)
Replies: 22
Views: 457
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Re: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (Disney/Marvel, 2022)

is somehow a Spanish-speaking Latina despite not being from Earth We complaining about this stuff now? Shouldn't Dormamu from the Dark Dimension speak a language other than English when Doctor Strange goes to Bargain? Why do all the Guardians of the Galaxy speak english? Start picking this apart an...
by Femina
1 month ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (Disney/Marvel, 2022)
Replies: 22
Views: 457
United States of America

Re: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (Disney/Marvel, 2022)

is somehow a Spanish-speaking Latina despite not being from Earth We complaining about this stuff now? Shouldn't Dormamu from the Dark Dimension speak a language other than English when Doctor Strange goes to Bargain? Why do all the Guardians of the Galaxy speak english? Start picking this apart an...
by Femina
1 month ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Star Trek Strange New Worlds
Replies: 29
Views: 1038
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Re: Star Trek Strange New Worlds

This is it. This is Star Trek's last f'kn chance for me. Either Strange New Worlds is the optimistic Stat TREK through space that is the series... or I'm burning it down! They've been PISSING on Star Trek's legacy for years now and I'm sick of it! Star Trek has inspired SCIENTISTS to pioneer REAL te...
by Femina
1 month ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Amber Heard
Replies: 55
Views: 1360
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Re: Amber Heard

https://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/2018/09/the-predator-olivia-munn-sex-offender-scandal-jake-busey So Olivia Munn got Steven Wilder Striegel removed from the movie The Predator after she found out he was a registered sex offender. He apparently did his time. Is this an acceptable thing to do esp...
by Femina
1 month ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Oscars
Replies: 47
Views: 845
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Re: Oscars

*Sigh* I'd almost like to accuse you of doing it yourself just to make the prophesy come true... (Not serious) It begins. THIS is why we don't slap each other ever... but especially over jokes. We don't know very well yet that this guy was trans for SURE, but considering Chappelle history and his ja...
by Femina
1 month ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Amber Heard
Replies: 55
Views: 1360
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Re: Amber Heard

The Legal system was not designed to stand up to this level of public scrutiny. The idea that trials would be held open to the public was made to assure the populace that everything in the trial would be above board... but it also made under the assumption that no more than 30 some odd people would ...
by Femina
2 months ago
Forum: Misc Topics, Links and Pics
Topic: Lawn care and car repair videos
Replies: 14
Views: 266
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Re: Lawn care and car repair videos

(I was joking, I'm a geographer by degree. It just took me ages to find the screenshot I attached above .) I like the artistic vids, body painting, visual camo, optical illusions. I get drawn in to wondering where they are going I figured XD dun worry. You're smiley face conveyed the humor just fin...
by Femina
2 months ago
Forum: Misc Topics, Links and Pics
Topic: Lawn care and car repair videos
Replies: 14
Views: 266
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Re: Lawn care and car repair videos

tallyho wrote: 2 months ago "Sphere of the Earth," thats a good one....

😂
xD keep it coming. Nothing entertains me more xD
by Femina
2 months ago
Forum: Misc Topics, Links and Pics
Topic: Lawn care and car repair videos
Replies: 14
Views: 266
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Re: Lawn care and car repair videos

I watch a lot of things... but aside from the usual 'lets plays' or Quantum Physics 'Entertainment informative' National Geographic style videos... I like to watch Flat Earth bullshit for some reason? Like... the total alien thought process of refusing to believe your own eyes while espousing that y...
by Femina
2 months ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Halo (Paramount+, 2022)
Replies: 6
Views: 456
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Re: Halo (Paramount+, 2022)

It's a mish mash of "Whats!?" "Meh..." and begrudging 'its okay' moments tbh. I am giving it a watch merely cause we happen to have Paramount Plus and..... its okay... not terrible... not fantastic. It's bound to offend die hard fans of the games... I've seen a lot of people comp...
by Femina
2 months ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Oscars
Replies: 47
Views: 845
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Re: Oscars

As far as the 10 year ban other than the Goodie bag, it is a reward who wants to sit there for 4 plus hours or boring speeches Yeah for sure... it does depend on the person a bit. I'd be relieved... 'so I can win at home? f'k yeah!' buuuuuut there are people who LIKE to go do that sort of thing bel...
by Femina
2 months ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Oscars
Replies: 47
Views: 845
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Re: Oscars

Personally I think that Rock crossed a line roasting a woman for a medical condition. You can say some shit and it's the Oscars and it's funny (or generally not) but that seemed lower than normal. As to people worrying about comedians getting slapped, worse than that happens all the time. There's a...
by Femina
2 months ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Moon Knight (Marvel/Disney, 2022)
Replies: 6
Views: 418
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Re: Moon Knight (Marvel/Disney, 2022)

Heaven forefend a show take its time to build toward something instead of just blasting its load prematurely. I've got the opposite take. The first episode was pretty great! So what if its obvious to the audience what's going on? It's the year 2022 with late stage internet access... you want origina...
by Femina
3 months ago
Forum: Superheroine Stories
Topic: The Silver Seeker and Golden Girl in The Eyes of Aphrodite
Replies: 7
Views: 879
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Re: The Silver Seeker and Golden Girl in The Eyes of Aphrodite

ThatOnePervert wrote: 3 months ago
Mikeunmaskem wrote: 3 months ago When can we expect more of this story?
Thanks for the interest, I recently beat Elden Ring so I have my free time back, currently four pages into Part 3 so hopefully it should be out within the week.
Seek Fingers, But Hole.
by Femina
3 months ago
Forum: Superheroine Stories
Topic: Unravelling the Texan Wonder (scroll down for conclusion part 6!)
Replies: 19
Views: 1399
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Re: Unravelling the Texan Wonder part 3

You gotta consolidate all of these into one topic thread. I know the idea is to get hype for each part of the release but its courtesy to not clutter the entire category page with chapters of your story. When you update your story thread it will automatically move up to the top, and its better for t...
by Femina
3 months ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Miss Marvel and She-Hulk coming to the MCU via Disney+
Replies: 24
Views: 2611
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Re: Miss Marvel and She-Hulk coming to the MCU via Disney+

I the previews it looks like Ms. marvel has a different set of powers. Instead of stretch its some kind of energy projections. I think with Fantastic 4 coming out they are wary of having two stretchy characters? From the trailers it looks like she'll still do the streatchy stuff... just it'll be so...
by Femina
4 months ago
Forum: Misc Topics, Links and Pics
Topic: Watch People Realize they're ACTUALLY talking to a DEEPFAKE
Replies: 7
Views: 275
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Re: Watch People Realize they're ACTUALLY talking to a DEEPFAKE

This is unavoidable. I dunno quite that I agree in the concept of this 'deep fake' or 'deep fraud' conceptuality. If a youtouber or similar socialite wants to run a channel without showing their face I don't consider that dishonest or 'fraud'... these people never 'owed' you their face... they alrea...
by Femina
4 months ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Raised By Wolves Season 2 (HBO)
Replies: 7
Views: 242
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Re: Raised By Wolves Season 2 (HBO)

I think the view is it doesn't take a deity believing person to act in a religious sort of way. Yeah. I suppose that tracks insofar as general behavior toward fandom/political/sociological considerations... its not all centered around religious something... but they are centered around SOMEthing. i...
by Femina
4 months ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Raised By Wolves Season 2 (HBO)
Replies: 7
Views: 242
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Re: Raised By Wolves Season 2 (HBO)

It's always kind of strange to me whenever a property like this looks to characterize atheism or similar 'nonbelief' as a neo-religious or cultural government. I know Scott claims he's atheistic but I'm not convinced that I believe him based upon the way he portrays such things in his work... no exp...
by Femina
4 months ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Book of Boba Fett (2022. Disney+)
Replies: 14
Views: 475
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Re: Book of Boba Fett (2022. Disney+)

Yeah. A big ol' wet turd with two episodes of Mandalorian season 2.5 squished into the middle.

Think about it. Boba Fett wasn't even in an entire third of his own show.

He shoulda stayed dead.
by Femina
5 months ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: "Batgirl" movie in development (Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah to direct)
Replies: 171
Views: 14021
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Re: "Batgirl" movie in development (Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah to direct)

Your points make perfect sense. I’m just coming from the concept of Batgirl being a fantasy character with very limited realism. For a real vigilante character, why would they go with a cape and a bat outfit? It’s already unrealistic to begin with. Then add the lack of using any weapons against peo...
by Femina
5 months ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: "Batgirl" movie in development (Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah to direct)
Replies: 171
Views: 14021
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Re: "Batgirl" movie in development (Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah to direct)

If Spiderman can wear a skin-tight outfit for Disney/Marvel, why can't Batgirl? The outfit looks exactly like I imagined it would: an ultra-conservative padded outfit desexualizing the character. DC's argument would be, of course, that Batgirl should not be sexualized. Unfortunately, she was sexual...
by Femina
5 months ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: "Batgirl" movie in development (Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah to direct)
Replies: 171
Views: 14021
United States of America

Re: "Batgirl" movie in development (Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah to direct)

It's a pretty good recreation of what is basically her current comic book look. Personally I'd RATHER have a batgirl with the same kind of 'tactical armor' appearance we get as Batman (so mostly just like her new 52 look) BUT............. I doubt very much that's practical in live action for deliver...
by Femina
5 months ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Female Zorro
Replies: 24
Views: 958
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Re: Female Zorro

Sure you can! I for one can think of nothing more heroic than getting shot to death by my enemies while attempting to outclass them with an antiquated and inferior weaponry! If she can succeed as a heroine with a sword in a world full of GUNS then it's plenty heroic! True. Batman doesn't use guns. ...
by Femina
5 months ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Female Zorro
Replies: 24
Views: 958
United States of America

Re: Female Zorro

Hang on? It's contemporary? That's bad. Nobody has a sword now. You can't heroically fight people with a sword if nobody else has one. You're just stabbing people. Sure you can! I for one can think of nothing more heroic than getting shot to death by my enemies while attempting to outclass them wit...
by Femina
5 months ago
Forum: General Movies & TV
Topic: Elvira - losing fans over coming out
Replies: 20
Views: 746
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Re: Elvira - losing fans over coming out

You mean the ACTRESS came out? Cause if its the actress then why do Elvira's fans even care? Nobody assumes that Gandalf lied to them about being straight? Why should Elvira be any different? If we're talking about the CHARACTER... then I'm not sure how much it even matters. The character has been a...
by Femina
5 months ago
Forum: Gamers Corner
Topic: Unreal Engine and Matrix Game
Replies: 3
Views: 284
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Re: Unreal Engine and Matrix Game

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1-72ekjOLvM WOW! Looks fantastic. Now imagine a Wonder Woman or Batgirl. Not a game, just a tech demo. I would imagine if this was a game it would end up the same train wreck cyberpunk was. There actually is a wonder woman game coming out. From the 'Middle Earth Shad...
by Femina
5 months ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Black Widow trailer
Replies: 62
Views: 3262
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Re: Black Widow trailer

I'm saying we have no decent framework at all to decide how well it did or did not due considering the outlying factors of the time it was released. So what does that mean in terms of the number of pages of regurgitated political fixation overwhelming any other discussion before this thread gets lo...
by Femina
5 months ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Black Widow trailer
Replies: 62
Views: 3262
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Re: Black Widow trailer

It's hard to say what numbers that film would have done were it not for the dreaded coof, but I agree with the general sentiment that sex sells, at least to me. It seems that hollywood movies are designed by comittee, rooms full of people who feel they have to say something to justify their being t...
by Femina
5 months ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Black Widow trailer
Replies: 62
Views: 3262
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Re: Black Widow trailer

yeah lets just stick to Black widow. Didn't sell. And we know its not about covid cause Spiderman and Ghost busters did awesome. They just put in zero effort on BW. They should have done her and Barton in Budapest. This is a GROSS oversimplification? Spiderman and Ghost Buster's did fine cause they...
by Femina
5 months ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Black Widow trailer
Replies: 62
Views: 3262
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Re: Black Widow trailer

One need not be an actual grandpa to be disappointed by all the hip new jive the kids today are playing. I would maintain the "hip kids" are not animal house, they're Dean Wormer. The kids are always hip. It doesn't matter if the adults are calm and the kids rowdy... or if the adults wann...
by Femina
5 months ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Black Widow trailer
Replies: 62
Views: 3262
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Re: Black Widow trailer

One need not be an actual grandpa to be disappointed by all the hip new jive the kids today are playing.

My previous post stands. Also, let us not pretend like the pvc clad hotties in the Jay and Silent Bob movies were a SERIOUS take on a sexy spy ladies property.
by Femina
5 months ago
Forum: Superhero Movies & TV
Topic: Black Widow trailer
Replies: 62
Views: 3262
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Re: Black Widow trailer

So many Grandpa "Back in my day..." crushed hopes and dreams in this thread.

Alas, t'is impossible to walk uphill both directions.