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Forum: Politics 08/19/14, 08:19 PM
Replies: 3,527
Views: 154,188
Posted By gfxtwin
It's definitely awkward and I can se some of the...

It's definitely awkward and I can se some of the issues anyone might have with the use of cultural appropriation. When she says something about that "sick beat" and the camera does a close up of her...
Forum: Politics 08/19/14, 07:17 PM
Replies: 3,527
Views: 154,188
Posted By gfxtwin
I'm torn between my feelings that this is the...

I'm torn between my feelings that this is the first song she's made that I like and feelings of awkwardness from seeing a twangy ass white girl do all that cultural appropriation.

But in the end, I...
Forum: Politics 08/18/14, 08:21 PM
Replies: 3,527
Views: 154,188
Posted By gfxtwin
A cornerstone in important cinema about race...

A cornerstone in important cinema about race relations, right up there with La Haine and Do the Right Thing, no doubt! I do have what most people who appreciate film would say is generally good...
Forum: Politics 08/18/14, 08:12 PM
Replies: 3,527
Views: 154,188
Posted By gfxtwin
I saw it in theaters twice, lol. when it was...

I saw it in theaters twice, lol. when it was first released I asked my old and very white grandpa to drive me to the theaters in the parts of town that showed it and I remember his fear about doing...
Forum: Politics 08/18/14, 07:50 PM
Replies: 3,527
Views: 154,188
Posted By gfxtwin
Sarcasm detector is going off. Is/was that...

Sarcasm detector is going off. Is/was that seriously a thing on the internet? I guess I missed the 4chan memes, dang.
Forum: Politics 08/18/14, 07:40 PM
Replies: 3,527
Views: 154,188
Posted By gfxtwin
All young black men are not Simon from The Meteor...

All young black men are not Simon from The Meteor Man, but apparently the police didn't get the memo.
Forum: Politics 08/18/14, 07:29 PM
Replies: 444
Views: 7,948
Posted By gfxtwin
Everyone defending these violent cops says they...

Everyone defending these violent cops says they only fired shots as a means of self defense against the so-called assailant. More and more cops are being given an army's arsenal complete with tanks...
Forum: Politics 08/18/14, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3,527
Views: 154,188
Posted By gfxtwin
Everyone defending these violent cops are saying...

Everyone defending these violent cops are saying they only fired shots as a means of self defense against the so-called assailant. More and more cops are being given an army's arsenal complete with...
Forum: Personal Life 08/12/14, 03:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 393
Posted By gfxtwin
It depends on how you want to grieve. If you...

It depends on how you want to grieve. If you want to hear something emotional that might open the floodgates:

- Explosions in the Sky - A Song for our Fathers
- Johhny Cash - Hurt
- Bone Thugs -...
Forum: Personal Life 08/05/14, 10:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 583
Posted By gfxtwin
My doctor has confirmed that I will need to take...

My doctor has confirmed that I will need to take them for the rest of my life. She won't budge. This is the only clinic I can go to that doesn't charge for my meds. I am at a catch 22, it seems.
Forum: Personal Life 08/05/14, 10:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 583
Posted By gfxtwin
I want to stop taking my meds but I'm afraid of what will happen if I do.

The last time I took myself off I had an epic freakout that resulted in me going back to the institution for a month.


But the longer I'm on them, the more I feel myself becoming emotionally dead...
Forum: Entertainment 07/22/14, 03:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,324
Posted By gfxtwin
Personally, as someone who was young when his...

Personally, as someone who was young when his parents divorced, I've found it to be a very accurate portrayal of how divorce can affect families. I saw so much of myself in Jessie Eisenberg's...
Forum: Entertainment 07/22/14, 07:58 AM
Replies: 481
Views: 23,869
Posted By gfxtwin
It's 2014 - everyone knows raptors had feathers...

It's 2014 - everyone knows raptors had feathers now. They started growing them in JP3, not sure why the raptors wouldn't have feathers now.
Forum: Entertainment 07/21/14, 05:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 639
Posted By gfxtwin
Maybe not nationally, but in my house it...

Maybe not nationally, but in my house it definitely is.
Forum: Entertainment 07/20/14, 11:14 PM
Replies: 8,846
Views: 467,172
Posted By gfxtwin
Could anyone maybe recommend some visually...

Could anyone maybe recommend some visually delicious anime films to get into? I'm a big fan of the more fantastical Ghibli films, as well as movies like Akira, Steamboy, and Vampire Hunter D:...
Forum: Entertainment 07/20/14, 03:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 639
Posted By gfxtwin
Serious answer: I imported it from Japan and made...

Serious answer: I imported it from Japan and made my own cover art to fit in with the rest of the ghibli collection.
Forum: Entertainment 07/20/14, 01:54 AM
Replies: 7,118
Views: 359,953
Posted By gfxtwin
Some quick questions for ASOIAF readers: How...

Some quick questions for ASOIAF readers:

How many major battle scenes has the show skipped over so far? There were two in the show, were there any major ones that didn't make it in? Also, did...
Forum: Entertainment 07/20/14, 12:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 639
Posted By gfxtwin
It's a Suncoast exclusive.

It's a Suncoast exclusive.
Forum: Entertainment 07/19/14, 11:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 639
Posted By gfxtwin
It's been out in the U.S for about a week..

It's been out in the U.S for about a week..
Forum: Entertainment 07/18/14, 09:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 639
Posted By gfxtwin
I agree. I have it actually. Think I would have...

I agree. I have it actually. Think I would have liked it more if I was younger though. I'd be lying if I said I don't feel somewhat weird being a near-30-year-old man watching a movie made for...
Forum: Entertainment 07/18/14, 09:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 639
Posted By gfxtwin
GOTF will fuck you up. I may have sobbed less...

GOTF will fuck you up. I may have sobbed less when I heard the news of my father's death last year.
Forum: Entertainment 07/16/14, 03:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 639
Posted By gfxtwin
Behold, my Ghibli Bluray Collection may be complete

All of my favorites from the studio. The only one I would consider owning at this point is the one I have yet to see - Porcco Rosso. That, and possibly Princess Kaguya and When Marnie Was...
Forum: Entertainment 06/15/14, 08:12 PM
Replies: 7,118
Views: 359,953
Posted By gfxtwin
Right? That dude does NOT need to be any more...

Right? That dude does NOT need to be any more unstoppable as a fighter.
Forum: Entertainment 06/12/14, 08:52 AM
Replies: 7,118
Views: 359,953
Posted By gfxtwin
The thing about the books is you can't read the...

The thing about the books is you can't read the story with a group of people in a way that's as fun as watching the shows. A lot of people watch the shows because it's more social and events can be...
Forum: Entertainment 06/11/14, 04:15 PM
Replies: 7,118
Views: 359,953
Posted By gfxtwin
And more than just stirring an emotional...

And more than just stirring an emotional reaction, they are crucial to the development of the plot.

Whatever you watch if for, I suppose. I agree that GOT has a massive story thats about WAY more...


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