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Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 20-12-2013, 16:52
Replies: 21
Views: 1,255
Posted By TedBovis
Very true. You can't trust anything in the world...

Very true. You can't trust anything in the world of 1984. For all we know, Oceania only consisted of Britain, and the three superstates were an invention of the Party. The only evidence we have is...
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 20-12-2013, 11:43
Replies: 21
Views: 1,255
Posted By TedBovis
Doh! What was I thinking? Of course he did - that...

Doh! What was I thinking? Of course he did - that was the whole point of Animal Farm. The low are encouraged to revolt against those in power, but the revolution is subverted so that the low end up...
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 20-12-2013, 00:36
Replies: 21
Views: 1,255
Posted By TedBovis
I don't think that Orwell believed that, but it...

I don't think that Orwell believed that, but it fitted the world view of the novel. Remember the excerpts from Goldstein's book which says that society is composed of the high, the middle and the...
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 17-12-2013, 00:21
Replies: 21
Views: 1,255
Posted By TedBovis
I've always had a bit of a problem with the...

I've always had a bit of a problem with the concept of Newspeak.

At one point in the book (I'm going from memory here) Symes says to Winston something along the lines of "in fifty years, no one will...
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 15-12-2013, 21:21
Replies: 21
Views: 1,255
Posted By TedBovis
I always wondered what was actually in the...

I always wondered what was actually in the Newspeak Dictionary. It's stated that unnecessary words were omitted - so that the words "cut" and "stab" are replaced by the noun/verb "knife" (a practise...
Forum: Movies 30-11-2013, 22:05
Replies: 180
Views: 19,751
Posted By TedBovis
David Bowie in The Prestige

David Bowie in The Prestige
Forum: General Discussion 17-11-2013, 17:12
Replies: 406
Views: 16,275
Posted By TedBovis
Hole In The Ground - Bernard Cribbins

Hole In The Ground - Bernard Cribbins
Forum: Movies 13-10-2013, 01:37
Replies: 58
Views: 4,506
Posted By TedBovis
Monsters

Monsters
Forum: Movies 05-10-2013, 01:23
Replies: 108
Views: 6,400
Posted By TedBovis
Clint Eastwood

Clint Eastwood
Forum: General Discussion 08-09-2013, 21:56
Replies: 51
Views: 2,340
Posted By TedBovis
It's been done. Read "The Deathbird" by Harlan...

It's been done. Read "The Deathbird" by Harlan Ellison.
Forum: General Discussion 06-08-2013, 00:21
Replies: 84
Views: 7,661
Posted By TedBovis
An overhead squirt thruster.

An overhead squirt thruster.
Forum: Movies 23-04-2013, 00:31
Replies: 113
Views: 12,443
Posted By TedBovis
[REC] the last fifteen minutes were terrifying....

[REC] the last fifteen minutes were terrifying. And another vote for "the Haunting" (the 1960's one).
Forum: Comics 10-04-2013, 00:45
Replies: 8
Views: 2,705
Posted By TedBovis
Wow. Damn impressive stuff.

Wow. Damn impressive stuff.
Forum: Movies 05-04-2013, 19:25
Replies: 74
Views: 8,700
Posted By TedBovis
Rec The Host Timecrimes

Rec
The Host
Timecrimes
Forum: Movies 27-03-2013, 00:44
Replies: 154
Views: 15,719
Posted By TedBovis
In 'Babe', where the pig rounds up the sheep, the...

In 'Babe', where the pig rounds up the sheep, the gate clicks shut and there's a second of absolute silence before the crowd erupts in cheers.

Gets me every time.
Forum: Movies 26-03-2013, 01:01
Replies: 39
Views: 2,350
Posted By TedBovis
Tom Brown's fight with Flashman.

Tom Brown's fight with Flashman.
Forum: General Discussion 04-02-2013, 12:52
Replies: 54
Views: 1,560
Posted By TedBovis
"I dropped dead last week."

"I dropped dead last week."
Forum: Movies 27-12-2012, 19:11
Replies: 130
Views: 10,102
Posted By TedBovis
One Flew Over the Cuckoos...

One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest
Alien
Spartacus
Twelve Angry Men
The Wicker Man (original)
The Thing (1980's)
Forum: General Discussion 10-11-2012, 21:46
Replies: 170
Views: 16,923
Posted By TedBovis
No skidmarks.

No skidmarks.
Forum: Movies 28-07-2012, 12:26
Replies: 43
Views: 4,620
Posted By TedBovis
Jaws. The Exorcist. Both adapted almost word...

Jaws.
The Exorcist.

Both adapted almost word for word.
Forum: Movies 19-01-2012, 19:29
Replies: 266
Views: 34,299
Posted By TedBovis
The original "Nightmare on Elm Street" was a...

The original "Nightmare on Elm Street" was a really scary film when it first came out. Unfortunately, all the crap sequels and "Freddie vs Jason" nonsense has dulled its effect over the years.
Forum: General Discussion 08-01-2012, 13:51
Replies: 51
Views: 2,969
Posted By TedBovis
Karate Kid vs the...

Karate Kid vs the chicken

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k2fZR_-TgaA&feature=fvwrel
Forum: Movies 04-01-2012, 13:09
Replies: 150
Views: 10,677
Posted By TedBovis
I can't see how anyone could dislike this:...

I can't see how anyone could dislike this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ToCq_c3wOM8&feature=youtu.be
Forum: Movies 31-12-2011, 01:35
Replies: 459
Views: 66,019
Posted By TedBovis
Hal 9000 in 2001. "Daisy, Daisy..."

Hal 9000 in 2001. "Daisy, Daisy..."
Forum: General Discussion 11-12-2011, 20:23
Replies: 2,642
Views: 614,152
Posted By TedBovis
The Dyatlov Pass Incident. Nine students die in...

The Dyatlov Pass Incident.

Nine students die in a situation that sounds like something out of a horror film:

http://www.forteantimes.com/features/articles/1562/the_dyatlov_pass_incident.html

What...
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