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>> No. 22448 Anonymous
21st September 2018
Friday 9:57 pm
22448 Does anyone remember
the name of some sitcom, can't have been more than one season maybe just a few episodes. About housemates I think? Female ensemble cast, I thought it was called Vodka Diaries but apparently it's not. All British except for the Irish one who wasn't Aisling Bea, at least I can't find it on her imdb page but I could have sworn it was her.
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>> No. 22458 Anonymous
22nd September 2018
Saturday 2:46 pm
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Jesus christ, OP.
>> No. 22459 Anonymous
22nd September 2018
Saturday 4:27 pm
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Hah yes thanks.

On her IMDB it's listed as "BBC Comedy Feeds (TV Series)" and searching for Vodka Diaries just shows https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6275262
>> No. 22461 Anonymous
22nd September 2018
Saturday 5:13 pm
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Don't think I didn't go to her imdb page first to know you're now telling porkies (at least by omission).

And it definitely comes up in search as well. You just had to click "See all results".
>> No. 22462 Anonymous
22nd September 2018
Saturday 6:02 pm
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Can definitely recommend this if you're holding off on watching it. It's got some scenes in it that'll make anyone who's posted in the resting actors thread feel distinctly uncomfortable, which is a credit to the writing.
>> No. 22463 Anonymous
22nd September 2018
Saturday 11:50 pm
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Why would I click see all results when it doesn't come up under its own name? Anyway it's found now.

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>> No. 21977 Anonymous
17th December 2017
Sunday 2:37 am
21977 Star Wars: The Last Jedi
I don't know what I was expecting, but I wasn't expecting lore breaking dues ex machina fuckery and overt character assassination.

It's fucking shite.
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>> No. 22439 Anonymous
5th September 2018
Wednesday 7:00 pm
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We will all be deeply disappointed if you don't try to chat up Jenny Ryan.
>> No. 22444 Anonymous
19th September 2018
Wednesday 6:25 pm
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I bet she'd let a bloke piss in her arse
>> No. 22445 Anonymous
19th September 2018
Wednesday 6:41 pm
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It wasn't Jenny.

All that really happened was a bit of abuse on Twitter whilst it was airing, most of it seeming to come from the type of person who'd have a crazy clown as their profile picture, but it's water off a duck's back. My work colleagues had compiled the worst ones to share with me the following day.
>> No. 22446 Anonymous
19th September 2018
Wednesday 6:59 pm
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>>22445 When was it shown? Which Chaser did you get?
>> No. 22447 Anonymous
19th September 2018
Wednesday 7:10 pm
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They've only been showing new episodes of series 12 since the start of this month. Not saying which Chaser because one of you moon ovens would probably be able to identify me from that information alone.

>> No. 22422 Anonymous
30th August 2018
Thursday 9:52 pm
22422 Disenchantment
Well, I liked it.
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>> No. 22432 Anonymous
5th September 2018
Wednesday 1:57 am
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Awkward sums it up best. I think I find it awkward because I want it to be funny as a Matt Groening cartoon should be but it just isn't. I don't recall anything from the first few episodes that made me laugh but plenty that made me think 'how utterly unoriginal and predictable'. Really not a fan. I'm happy to give it time since some shows need a while to find their feet - anyone remember how bad the first season of TNG was? - but I'm not going to get my hopes up. I'd hate to think that Matt Groening has simply run out of ideas.
>> No. 22440 Anonymous
5th September 2018
Wednesday 7:25 pm
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>> No. 22441 Anonymous
5th September 2018
Wednesday 8:17 pm
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I find it very odd how quickly people start making cosplays of things. Maybe I'm just deeply cynical but it feels more like a play for attention to when you have a costume ready within a month of something coming out rather than a sincere love for the subject.
>> No. 22442 Anonymous
5th September 2018
Wednesday 8:32 pm
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I mean, a white wig and blue tank top with an X sharpie'd on aren't exactly hard to do.
>> No. 22443 Anonymous
5th September 2018
Wednesday 8:35 pm
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It's a given that if you're a cosplayer you're probably a bit of an attention seeker.

>> No. 20473 Anonymous
8th March 2016
Tuesday 8:00 pm
20473 Star Trek
If anyone's interested, Voyager and TNG are continually playing at http://vaughnlive.tv/downlorrd .

Also general Star Trek thread, what do you think of the new movies? What setting would you want a new series to be in?
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>> No. 22373 Anonymous
2nd July 2018
Monday 9:28 pm
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Ah! I see you are well versed in Japanese culture.
>> No. 22427 Anonymous
1st September 2018
Saturday 2:31 am
22427 Star Trek Friends
Does anyone want to watch and rate TNG with me? I've just started season 6, they're all on Netflix.

I am disabled and have no friends so it would be much appreciated. I've been through and rated all of Voyager so we can discuss those, and I might re-watch and rate all of DS9.
>> No. 22428 Anonymous
1st September 2018
Saturday 9:13 am
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Sort a way for us to watch and I will.
>> No. 22429 Anonymous
1st September 2018
Saturday 12:10 pm
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There's an app for that.
>> No. 22430 Anonymous
2nd September 2018
Sunday 2:50 pm
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I'm just doing a TNG rewatch at the minute actually. I know every episode back to front but I've not actually seen the blu-ray edits before and I'm totally blown away by how bright and clear everything is.

I'd definitely be up for some kind of discussion (here or elsewhere) about any episode of Trek (except Discovery) whenever really. I have a lot of free time and I ate, slept and breathed my old VHS tapes of TNG in particular from as far back as I can remember.

>> No. 22419 Anonymous
24th August 2018
Friday 2:34 pm
22419 Down With This Sort Of Thing

A cathedral is pressing ahead with plans to show two “not for the faint-hearted” horror films and Monty Python’s Life of Brian on an inflatable big screen – despite opposition from some church wardens.

The Dean of Derby, The Very Reverend Dr Stephen Hance, said the decision to host the city’s QUAD cinema’s Fright Club and other films in the nave would not compromise the cathedral’s holiness.

Critics of the plans have claimed 1970s classics The Wicker Man and Don’t Look Now are inappropriate for a place-of-worship because of a graphic nude sex scene and themes of paganism.

Going too far lads? Some of the comments are gold as to be expected.
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>> No. 22420 Anonymous
24th August 2018
Friday 4:03 pm
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You wouldn't catch them showing East Is East in the local masjid.
>> No. 22421 Anonymous
24th August 2018
Friday 4:05 pm
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You should see some of the raves the Dutch throw in the Westerkerk. Fuck being a Belieber, Anne Frank would have been off her tits on pingers.

>> No. 16455 Anonymous
14th April 2014
Monday 11:11 am
16455 Game of Thrones
Are you all just going to pretend this isn't happening?

I assume everyone's already illegally downloaded last nights episode? If so you'll definitely understand my next question...


I'm reckoning Cersei at a daring 50/1.
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>> No. 22310 Anonymous
5th May 2018
Saturday 10:55 pm
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Not this thread again. How many fucking times am I going to have to see Matt Berry gurning through a hedge before GoT loses its appeal?
>> No. 22311 Anonymous
5th May 2018
Saturday 11:08 pm
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Likely a couple of years as it's not like we'll get enough posts to clear it off the list by then.
>> No. 22312 Anonymous
6th May 2018
Sunday 11:23 am
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More of a gawp, really.
>> No. 22313 Anonymous
6th May 2018
Sunday 12:21 pm
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Yes sorry, that was the word I was looking for.
>> No. 22410 Anonymous
14th August 2018
Tuesday 3:33 pm
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>> No. 22393 Anonymous
10th August 2018
Friday 8:37 am
22393 Tarantion Style Commercial
I've made a grade B style fake commercial. Please tell what u think

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>> No. 22404 Anonymous
11th August 2018
Saturday 4:14 pm
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Yeah you should cut the voiceover, at least during the interstitials.
>> No. 22405 Anonymous
11th August 2018
Saturday 11:08 pm
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>> No. 22406 Anonymous
11th August 2018
Saturday 11:47 pm
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Genuinely loved that and not what I was expecting, and Iowa was the perfect choice of state- well done.
>> No. 22407 Anonymous
12th August 2018
Sunday 10:38 am
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Good work, nice twist.

As other lad said, voiceover needs some work.
>> No. 22408 Anonymous
13th August 2018
Monday 12:49 am
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I wasn't going as far as to say cut it, just rerecord it. It might turn out it is better dropped but that is really more of a creative decision then I think this board is capible of making from our armchairs.

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>> No. 22385 Anonymous
4th August 2018
Saturday 4:41 am
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Found this obscure gem the other day and just watched all of it. Which is sadly only six episodes.

Made by the same team as The New Statesman and has Rik Mayall in it.


No embed because it's a playlist with all the episodes and the outtakes after. Also a really good interview with Rik. For some reason the playlist has a trapeze video stuck on the end but that's nothing to do with me.
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>> No. 22387 Anonymous
4th August 2018
Saturday 4:01 pm
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I bring you comedic gold and the best you can muster is "Hmmm"?
>> No. 22388 Anonymous
4th August 2018
Saturday 4:44 pm
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It's funny in parts. It grew on me with each episode to the point where I don't regret spending my time on it but it's not "comedy gold".

-not a Rik Mayall fan
>> No. 22389 Anonymous
4th August 2018
Saturday 9:34 pm
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Maybe that's the difference. I am a Rik Mayall fan. I thought it was very well written though.
>> No. 22390 Anonymous
4th August 2018
Saturday 10:34 pm
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> -not a Rik Mayall fan

>> No. 22391 Anonymous
4th August 2018
Saturday 10:45 pm
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I actually saw the prune danish bit somewhere recently, but I'm not sure where. Possibly some NASA fake ISS conspiracy videos.

>> No. 22374 Anonymous
29th July 2018
Sunday 4:30 pm
22374 Stewart Lee: Content Provider
What did you lads think of ARE STEW's new special?


Watching it now, he does seem to repeat himself a little less, but I'm only half way through.
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>> No. 22380 Anonymous
30th July 2018
Monday 6:29 pm
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Yeah I don't get ARE STEW anymore. I'm not sure if he's playing an aging, paunchy bore ironically, or that's just him now.
>> No. 22381 Anonymous
30th July 2018
Monday 6:59 pm
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I used to be in a band, and we didn't rehearse very much. When people came up to us saying it sounded a bit ropey we would tell them that was part of the act. Are Stew is very much just doing the same thing.

The interesting part is that he's very deliberately self aware about it, and plays on it in the act. I think part of him is rather cynically exploiting the "metropolitan liberal elite" who keep coming to see him, and he directly attacks his snobbish audience during this show.

He all but admits he's sinmply putting on an act Guardian reading ponces will enjoy in order to pay his mortgage, and thanks to the way he's cultivated the image, even being so blasé about it does him no harm.
>> No. 22382 Anonymous
31st July 2018
Tuesday 4:41 pm
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Good review here.

>> No. 22383 Anonymous
31st July 2018
Tuesday 4:49 pm
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tl;dr Most leavers won't like it.

Well imagine my shock.
>> No. 22384 Anonymous
31st July 2018
Tuesday 4:52 pm
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Jesus Christ, that review was stupid enough to make me actually like ARE STEW's special.

>> No. 22314 Anonymous
15th May 2018
Tuesday 11:13 pm
22314 Industrial thread
I can't be arsed to look past page 2 to find where we last did this, but I've ended up on another bender watching industrial productions again.

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>> No. 22326 Anonymous
18th May 2018
Friday 11:11 pm
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The endless disparagement of "elf n safety" is a major contributory factor IMO. It's hard to believe that something as ordinary as sugar could cause a devastating explosion. When people are primed by the tabloids to see health and safety as being bureaucratic, overprotective and out of touch with reality, it's doubly difficult to persuade them to take these sorts of risks seriously. Many industries have these sorts of subtle, insidious hazards.
>> No. 22327 Anonymous
19th May 2018
Saturday 1:20 am
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The regulations for this industry like many others are built on the backs of tragedy. Similar to how Grenfell will usher in a new set of rules for cladding, the explosive dust and gas regulations have built up over time gradually since Victorian mining disasters. Anyone involved should be well aware of the risks, and most are, to varying degrees.

Layers of dust are only really an issue if they cause something that needs ventilation for cooling to heat up. Ignition occurs when it reaches the auto-ignition temperature of the dust mixture. Clouds can be much more dangerous and any spark with enough energy can potentially set it off.

Sugar, flour, etc. are seemingly innocuous materials but the calories they contain are energy in joules in the same way that a battery or a stick of dynamite stores energy densely (I think?).

>> No. 22328 Anonymous
19th May 2018
Saturday 7:44 am
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>Layers of dust are only really an issue if they cause something that needs ventilation for cooling to heat up.
Or if a sudden draft or something dislodges it and turns it into a could, especially if it's high up. Or where an initial explosion dislodges more dust setting off a chain reaction.

I worked somewhere with a serious dust problem, it wasn't a combustible dust, but it was still a deeply unpleasant environment for the people who had to work in it and it still stems from the same management attitude.
>> No. 22329 Anonymous
20th May 2018
Sunday 8:36 am
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Sorry to bore you lads, my dad would come home after every shift telling me that everyone in his shift would spend at least an hour pipe-vacuuming all the aluminium powder ready for the next shift, and those working the shift after his couldn’t be arsed doing a good enough job cleaning/vacuuming therefore everyone was in the shit from H&S. So this lead to a very bad atmosphere, and passive-aggressive finger-pointing from those who didn’t give a shit about the safety of others. My dad, in particular who genuinely cared about the safety of those he worked with and doing a good job of things, was one of those at the brunt of all this.

Aluminium powder is fucking explosive.

Whinging ‘cos some of the Welsh are wankers.
>> No. 22330 Anonymous
20th May 2018
Sunday 6:12 pm
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Sadly there is probably a lot of that mentality in all walks of life. Only after shit goes down do people wake up to the risks. I wonder, is it better to be blissfully unaware, or to bury your head in the sand?

One positive note is that because the sales and marketing people at the companies where kit for places like this are made are mostly incompetent, a lot of kit is approved to a way higher spec than it actually needs. This additional safety factor might inadvertently help to accomodate for some of the general apathy.

>> No. 21874 Anonymous
30th October 2017
Monday 5:18 pm
21874 Youtube Recommendations
The other thread got me wondering about what youtube channels you lads can recommend. Topic can be anything, just what you find to be good and interesting to watch.

>Issac Arthur
I posted one of his videos awhile ago but it's well worth repeating. Every Thursday he does a really interesting and in-depth look at science and futurism concepts and does a really good job of explaining them simply but also covering the unnoticed drawbacks and benefits.

He has kind of gone to shit over the past few months but this is still a good channel for basic electrical engineering fun.

>Tom Scott
Mostly for his 'Things You Might Not Know' series. He goes over some pretty interesting things that you might never notice but are all around us.

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>> No. 22302 Anonymous
25th April 2018
Wednesday 9:15 pm
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I find him very endearing because he's ultimately a bit crap but still manages to be quite entertaining.
>> No. 22303 Anonymous
25th April 2018
Wednesday 10:21 pm
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I wonder what fork in the road separates the life stories of Jeavons and Beno. Decent parenting? Two notches on the autism spectrum? Therapy? There but for the grace of god.

>> No. 22304 Anonymous
26th April 2018
Thursday 3:47 am
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Jeavons seems to bear the haunted look of a man whose parents had enough money to send him to boarding/private school, but not enough money for him to fit in at all.
>> No. 22305 Anonymous
3rd May 2018
Thursday 2:32 am
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I'm very tired and on my phone so can't quote the post but I vaguely remember people talking about Edd China and car shows in general.

>> No. 22306 Anonymous
3rd May 2018
Thursday 2:34 am
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Seems youtu.be links don't get picked up.


>> No. 22288 Anonymous
12th April 2018
Thursday 5:09 pm
22288 Not Going Out
Lee Mack's comedy vehicle is now on its 9th season. Do you know anyone who has ever made a habit of watching this thing? Why wasn't this cancelled years ago?
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>> No. 22295 Anonymous
13th April 2018
Friday 12:18 am
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Or 8 out of 10 cats does countdown when he's on, for that matter.

Like Sean Locke I prefer Lee Mack on the panel shows quipping off one liners or minor anecdotes rather than standup (for Locke) or Sitcom (for Mack).

Interestingly Locke had a very interesting sitcom that needs rewatching.

with every hdd crash I suffer I lose a little more of what is getting harder and harder to torrent.
>> No. 22296 Anonymous
13th April 2018
Friday 8:01 am
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12 Storeys is great and should be required .gs viewing.

I have the DVDs if nobody can torrent them.
>> No. 22297 Anonymous
13th April 2018
Friday 12:16 pm
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I think you mean 15 Storeys High, mate.
>> No. 22298 Anonymous
13th April 2018
Friday 7:24 pm
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Fuck. Close enough.

They're all on youtube.

>> No. 22299 Anonymous
14th April 2018
Saturday 1:04 am
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Top lad. I know what I'll be watching during my next insomnia session. I'll see if I can't find a torrent and/or my local copies too.

>> No. 16646 Anonymous
12th May 2014
Monday 9:01 am
16646 Rick and Morty
I can't be the only one here to have stumbled upon this utter gem.

Without a doubt, this has become my favourite adult cartoon and I can't wait for the next season.

Dark, clever, brilliantly amusing. Really fucking dark in places.

There are episodes on YT but some of these have had the voices altered to avoid automatic take downs I guess?

Here's a link to the first where a TV box has been used instead; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=68IH4u-t7Zc

And one of my favourite clips:


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>> No. 22283 Anonymous
6th April 2018
Friday 9:04 pm
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Anyone who likes Rick and Morty, this vid is worth a watch:


It's basically if Rick and Morty was set in the real world, and they were Australian.
>> No. 22284 Anonymous
7th April 2018
Saturday 9:59 am
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This strikes me as the shameless milking of a brand.
>> No. 22285 Anonymous
7th April 2018
Saturday 10:18 am
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I wonder if the repeated threats to kill Rick and Morty were aimed at Dan and Justin amid the stalled recommissioning negotiations.
>> No. 22286 Anonymous
7th April 2018
Saturday 4:04 pm
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Brian messing up the YT embeds can often be amusing.
>> No. 22287 Anonymous
7th April 2018
Saturday 10:58 pm
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Personally I enjoyed it and moreso enjoyed the reactions of the general R&M fanbase to it (a lot of very angry people frothing about it being shit and szechuan sauce etc.). It's just an actual April fools episode.

I'm also familiar with the flash artist's old YT stuff, so that helps. And it reminds me of Doc and Mharti.

>> No. 22267 Anonymous
25th March 2018
Sunday 11:35 pm
22267 Stormy Daniels on CBS
Any idea how we can watch CBS for free in the UK?

I don't really want to sign up for their service...
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>> No. 22278 Anonymous
26th March 2018
Monday 9:03 pm
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1994 called.
>> No. 22279 Anonymous
26th March 2018
Monday 9:11 pm
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Did you warn them about ARE DIANA? I bet you bloody forgot, didn't you?
>> No. 22280 Anonymous
26th March 2018
Monday 10:01 pm
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I hung up around halfway through the dialup noise.
>> No. 22281 Anonymous
27th March 2018
Tuesday 5:31 pm
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Don't prematurely poo-poo it. I get my full download speed and servers are not monitored like BitTorrent is. It's very good for recent stuff.
>> No. 22282 Anonymous
27th March 2018
Tuesday 5:41 pm
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So what's the server?

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