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22 Jun, 2008

Jumping the shark

Posted by: Dave In: TV

Link to video Link to definition. (Just in case you were wondering). – Dave

07 Jun, 2008

Hole in the Wall – coming to American TV

Posted by: Dave In: TV|Weird

Link to video I would totally watch this game show for at least an hour each week. -Dave

15 Jan, 2008

Scariest live-action Bert costume ever.

Posted by: Dave In: TV|Weird

My childhood visions of Sesame Street have just been permanently scarred.  I think, perhaps, Bert has just finished eating the day-old corpse Ernie and is in the middle of a stand-off with the cops. As a matter of fact, he just finished telling the cops that he won’t be taken alive. Creepy, eh? -Dave

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20 Sep, 2007

$240 worth of pudding…aww yeah.

Posted by: Dave In: Humor|TV

I’m not sure you remember The State, but it was a brilliant sketch comedy show on MTV when I was in college. I’ve watched this particular sketch several time and laugh each time Barry and Levon dip their asses in that giant pile of pudding while Marvin Gaye’s “Sexual Healing” plays in the background. Comedy […]

16 Sep, 2007

Greatest. Game show. Ever.

Posted by: Dave In: Humor|TV|Weird

I have no idea what they are saying, nor do I know the rules of this Japanese game show. But it is possibly the greatest game show that I have ever seen in my 35 years on this planet. I think the general idea is for the contestants to simply survive without major medical attention. […]

The fathers of Wintermute, Cookie Monster and Buffy the Vampire Slayer are interviewed at the Onion’s AV Club this month. Here are links to their specific interviews:  William Gibson, Frank Oz and Joss Whedon Good stuff.  Enjoy. -Dave

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20 May, 2007

Radio controlled Daleks

Posted by: Dave In: Gadgets|TV

This is of interest to approximately three of my friends and most likely stupid for everyone else.  Check it out: RADIO CONTROLLED DALEKS! Ok, my excitement has already subsided. -Dave

16 Jan, 2007

The end of ABC’s Lost

Posted by: Dave In: TV

From TVWeek… “It’s time for us now to find an endpoint for the show,” said executive producer Carlton Cuse. “JK Rowling announced there were seven books in the Harry Potter series and it gives fans [a framework for understanding the arc of the show]. ‘The X-Files’ was a cautionary tale for us. It was a […]

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23 Dec, 2006

50 greatest cartoons of all time

Posted by: Dave In: Humor|Mobile|TV

The City Rag found a list of the 50 greatest cartoons of all time (as voted upon by the animation industry). Here are the top 10: 1. What’s Opera, Doc? (1957) 2. Duck Amuck (1953) 3. The Band Concert (1935) 4. Duck Dodgers in the 24½th Century (1953) 5. One Froggy Evening (1956) 6. Gertie […]

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27 Oct, 2006

Stay the course?

Posted by: Dave In: Current Affairs|TV

[youtube]6Jq0j80UB_c[/youtube] Hi, I’d like a double helping of words, with a side order of more words.  I’m hungry, you know. -Dave

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  • Dave: Not sure, Bryan, but I'd love to know where Craig lives.
  • Bryan Hanks: What city were those in?
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  • epiphenita: Like Tom Waits without the music.
  • epiphenita: Reminds me of my good friend's artwork: http://victoriacarlson.blogspot.com/2009/06/untitled.html
  • Dave: I think someone should make some dance music from those "WHOAHs."
  • epiphenita: Oh, Dave. That was tonic to my soul. Perfect. I vote for an exorcism.
  • Dave: Hmm, looks sober to me.
  • Scott: I'm thinking that the guy with the hat might have had a drink or two before this picture was taken. Just a hunch...
  • Scott: There's a roleplaying scenario just waiting to be written based on these pictures. :-)


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