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by The Logan
Thu Nov 23, 2017 8:40 pm
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: I won't say someone's overrated because I don't see him every day
Replies: 7
Views: 276

Re: I won't say someone's overrated because I don't see him every day

https://sports.yahoo.com/giving-hall-fame-vote-joe-morgans-letter-144738128.html Of the 1,069 propagandizing words sent Tuesday to Baseball Hall of Fame voters urging them to just say no to steroids, none encapsulated the museum’s winning combination of self-reverence and tone-deafness quite as blat...
by The Logan
Thu Nov 23, 2017 8:53 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Stand Up Comedy and Comedians are Awesome Chit Chat
Replies: 111
Views: 6408

Re: Stand Up Comedy and Comedians are Awesome Chit Chat

Sammy Sofa wrote:Wasn't expecting a new Patton Oswalt special so soon after the last one given what he's been through, but Annihilation is something else. The guy really is one of the very best.


I was in the audience for that one. Saying its "something else" is accurate. Was so very good.
by The Logan
Mon Nov 20, 2017 2:04 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel
Replies: 2349
Views: 79760

Re: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel

Banedon wrote:
New York Cubs Fan wrote:My fault for seeing it, but Justice League really sucked.


There was some really surprisingly rough CGI, especially when it came to Superman...


YOU MEAN HE'S NOT DEAD?
by The Logan
Sun Nov 19, 2017 3:20 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Video Game Thread
Replies: 1028
Views: 41059

Re: Video Game Thread

Yeah the Mordor games are basically just the Batman games but with LotR. I'm perfectly fine with that.
by The Logan
Sat Nov 18, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Corporate grab ass shenanigans, and so much worse
Replies: 533
Views: 11129

Re: Corporate grab ass shenanigans, and so much worse

Derwood wrote:
17 Seconds wrote:Lena Dunham continues to be garbage


You'll have to be more specific, there are so many things to choose from


A writer for Girls was accused of rape and Lena Dunham defended him, apparently.

EDIT: See above
by The Logan
Sat Nov 18, 2017 8:35 pm
Forum: Transactions
Topic: ITT: Raisin & Tom/King Kong Obsess Over Shohei Ohtani
Replies: 388
Views: 23671

Re: ITT: Raisin & Tom/King Kong Obsess Over Shohei Otani

https://twitter.com/jonheyman/status/931181793679638528 I agree that it is kind of messed up his posting team (Ham Fighters) will get a nice $20 million while the most he can get is roughly $3.5 million this offseason. It’s just the Fighters. Nippon-Ham is the company that sponsors/owns them. False...
by The Logan
Sat Nov 18, 2017 2:51 am
Forum: Transactions
Topic: Bullpen Options
Replies: 24
Views: 1689

Re: Bullpen Options

Isn't there someone around here who still has Jay Jackson as their avatar?
by The Logan
Fri Nov 17, 2017 4:54 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel
Replies: 2349
Views: 79760

Re: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel

That's the part I can't wrap my head around; why? I agree with you 100%, but if there's one thing I've learned this year in regards to figuring out how things work in Hollywood it's this: Follow the money. Meh; making a hit WW2 movie isn't some kind of magic alchemy. Daddy's Home wasn't already an ...
by The Logan
Fri Nov 17, 2017 2:59 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel
Replies: 2349
Views: 79760

Re: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel

For Gibson, I suppose since his scandals were strictly verbal (yelling at Cops, vile phone calls with his wife) his situation for Hollywood was a "Time heals all wounds" scenario. As horsefeathers as that is, I have to assume that's why he's back. That's the part I can't wrap my head arou...
by The Logan
Fri Nov 17, 2017 1:54 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel
Replies: 2349
Views: 79760

Re: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel

jersey cubs fan wrote:More savage than bone tomahawk?


Thanks for putting an image I thought I'd forgotten back in my head.
by The Logan
Fri Nov 17, 2017 1:49 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Dogs Are Awesome, Yay Dogs!
Replies: 333
Views: 15745

Re: Dogs Are Awesome, Yay Dogs!

CyHawk_Cub wrote:


This is one of the best dog related things I've seen in a long while
by The Logan
Fri Nov 17, 2017 1:46 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel
Replies: 2349
Views: 79760

Re: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel

Yeah, but we haven't been talking about situations where people have made a movie and then, "whoops, surprise; look what happened!" We're talking about people still making movies long after they were exposed as scum, and yet they keep getting work and people still keep choosing to work fo...
by The Logan
Fri Nov 17, 2017 12:43 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel
Replies: 2349
Views: 79760

Re: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel

We've had many chats in film school this year about separating the art from the artist, especially when we watched Annie Hall. It's a tricky subject. horsefeathers people can make good films, but by boycotting those films you also boycott the people who made it who had nothing to do with what Woody...
by The Logan
Fri Nov 17, 2017 12:16 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel
Replies: 2349
Views: 79760

Re: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel

We've had many chats in film school this year about separating the art from the artist, especially when we watched Annie Hall. It's a tricky subject. horsefeathers people can make good films, but by boycotting those films you also boycott the people who made it who had nothing to do with what Woody ...
by The Logan
Thu Nov 16, 2017 5:47 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Corporate grab ass shenanigans, and so much worse
Replies: 533
Views: 11129

Re: Corporate grab ass shenanigans, and so much worse

CyHawk_Cub wrote:


Clickhole already made a joke about this.

http://www.clickhole.com/article/libera ... -mo-7011#1,
by The Logan
Mon Nov 06, 2017 1:08 am
Forum: Transactions
Topic: Trading Heyward
Replies: 171
Views: 6422

Re: Trading Heyward

He gave a speech that the majority of the team credit with boosting their morale so much it assisted in turning the course of Game 7 in their favor and they won a World Series.

Let him have his money.
by The Logan
Fri Nov 03, 2017 3:11 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel
Replies: 2349
Views: 79760

Re: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel

This is like a 'Snakes on a Plane', how dumb can we make a movie that people will see it just to see how dumb it is, as far as I can tell. It's worse than that. Whatever cutesy ABC Family vibe it's going for it's actually trying to be serious about it. Ron Perlman produced this, too. This is defini...
by The Logan
Mon Oct 30, 2017 11:53 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: This Thread is About Comics
Replies: 83
Views: 4570

Re: This Thread is About Comics

Anybody here read the Locke & Key series? It's written by Joe Hill, who is Stephen King's son. It's so twisted and demented and I loved every page of it. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Locke_%26_Key Really good. Creative as all hell. Apparently they're making it into a series for Hulu https://...
by The Logan
Mon Oct 30, 2017 3:07 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Nats to hire Dave Martinez
Replies: 51
Views: 2193

Re: Nats to hire Dave Martinez

UMFan83 wrote:horsefeathers it, let's make Z the bench coach

I could totally see Joe coming out to lightly argue a call and Z right behind him screaming obscenities and pointing at his head.


The new market inefficiency is having a coach specifically to argue calls and get tossed so the manager doesn't have to.
by The Logan
Fri Oct 27, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Food Monstrosities
Replies: 877
Views: 26144

Re: Food Monstrosities

And open faced sandwich is a sandwich...it just has too much goodness piled in it to close properly. This is not a negative. I feel like an open-faced sandwich is a chef/cook's way of saying all these ingredients taste great together but they're too lazy to present it in any other way than piling t...
by The Logan
Thu Oct 26, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel
Replies: 2349
Views: 79760

Re: Movie Thread 2: The Sequel

I watched Baby Driver last night. The movie was great until Jamie Fox showed up. Then it got progressively worse. Overall, I enjoyed it but it could have been so much better with a little more work on rounding out the story. i love edgar wright but honestly i thought this movie was pretty dumb and ...
by The Logan
Wed Oct 25, 2017 7:47 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: General Cubs Chit-Chat
Replies: 3956
Views: 183466

Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Sammy Sofa wrote:
ScrubMD wrote:
Sammy Sofa wrote:Yeah..."awesome"...


I don't have a very exciting life, no need to be a dick about it.


It was directed at Fontenot.


Well, neither does he.
by The Logan
Sat Oct 21, 2017 8:11 pm
Forum: Transactions
Topic: Bullpen Options
Replies: 24
Views: 1689

Re: Bullpen Options

Any chance the D-Backs shop Archie Bradley? He dominated in the pen this year so they don't really have a reason to, but he'd be a nice addition.
by The Logan
Sat Oct 21, 2017 7:19 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Food Monstrosities
Replies: 877
Views: 26144

Re: Food Monstrosities

Somewhat related hot take: Open-faced sandwiches are horsefeathering stupid.
by The Logan
Sat Oct 21, 2017 4:38 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Chris Bosio Fired
Replies: 109
Views: 4561

Re: Bob Nightengale: Chris Bosio Fired

If this is a Jim Hickey thing, how is he compared to Bosio?

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