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Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-21-2020, 11:46 AM
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Posted By vividox
Those people read a hell of a lot more than I do....

Those people read a hell of a lot more than I do. Damn. Who has time to read ten new series in a year?
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-21-2020, 09:12 AM
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Posted By vividox
Eek. I'd seen fairly positive reviews up until...

Eek. I'd seen fairly positive reviews up until this point.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-14-2020, 10:59 AM
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Views: 11,990
Posted By vividox
:shrug:

:shrug:
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-14-2020, 10:43 AM
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Views: 11,990
Posted By vividox
More detailed: Return of the Jedi - 9.5/10 ...

More detailed:

Return of the Jedi - 9.5/10
Literally the only thing wrong with this movie is the disbelief associated with ewoks taking down fully armored stormtroopers. People make way too big...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-14-2020, 10:09 AM
Replies: 459
Views: 11,990
Posted By vividox
6 > 5 > 4 > R1 > 3 > 1 > 9 > 7 > 2 > Solo >...

6 > 5 > 4 > R1 > 3 > 1 > 9 > 7 > 2 > Solo > 8
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-14-2020, 09:58 AM
Replies: 593
Views: 46,322
Posted By vividox
Sanderson is a very devout Mormon and a...

Sanderson is a very devout Mormon and a self-proclaimed prude.

I will say this, though, he's very good at recognizing that about himself and recognizing when a story requires some... uh,...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-13-2020, 05:49 PM
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Views: 46,322
Posted By vividox
At my current pace, my re-read is going to be...

At my current pace, my re-read is going to be just about perfectly timed with the Stormlight 4 release.

Mistborn Era 1
Elantris
Warbreaker
The Way of Kings (In progress)
Words of Radiance...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-13-2020, 05:45 PM
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Views: 46,322
Posted By vividox
Yeah, that hits them all. Alcatraz The...

Yeah, that hits them all.

Alcatraz
The Rithmatist
The Reckoners
Skyward
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-13-2020, 05:41 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 46,322
Posted By vividox
Yeah, I had some similar complaints. Spensa and...

Yeah, I had some similar complaints. Spensa and Ironsides both. To be fair, I can't even imagine what it'd be like to grow up in Spensa's shoes, and I'd imagine that would affect your personality...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-09-2020, 11:27 AM
Replies: 593
Views: 46,322
Posted By vividox
I just finished Skyward for the first time...

I just finished Skyward for the first time yesterday and thought it was probably one of the best non-Cosmere stories from him so far. I was the same as you, MightySchoop - couldn't put the thing...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-07-2020, 05:42 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 857
Posted By vividox
Between the Buried and Me - Alaska...

Between the Buried and Me - Alaska (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TE024YOfQNw)
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-06-2020, 07:10 PM
Replies: 14,348
Views: 1,365,920
Posted By vividox
What kind of sales are we talking about here?...

What kind of sales are we talking about here? Like, 50%+?
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-05-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 14,348
Views: 1,365,920
Posted By vividox
The Expanse by James S.A. Corey and The Riyria...

The Expanse by James S.A. Corey and The Riyria Revelations and The Riyria Chronicles by Michael J Sullivan are both on my list for this year. I've read the first Expanse book (Leviathan Wakes)...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-03-2020, 10:37 AM
Replies: 14,348
Views: 1,365,920
Posted By vividox
I'm in a very similar boat. I'm gonna try to do...

I'm in a very similar boat. I'm gonna try to do 36, and 4 of those will be Stormlight.

I've got several other series I want to work through that will put my total into the lower twenties pretty...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 12-31-2019, 12:16 PM
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Views: 1,365,920
Posted By vividox
I guess I was just able to keep the TV version...

I guess I was just able to keep the TV version and book version separate in my minds. They are, for all intents and purposes, two completely different head canons to me. But they are both based on...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 12-31-2019, 10:17 AM
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Posted By vividox
Maybe people in general, but people in general...

Maybe people in general, but people in general are dumb.

I want nothing more than to wash the taste of the TV show out of my mouth with the prose version.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 12-31-2019, 10:04 AM
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Posted By vividox
If there is anyone on the planet I have less...

If there is anyone on the planet I have less faith in to bring a series to its conclusion than GRRM, it's Patrick Rothfuss. Martin at least has the excuse that he's getting older and he's involved in...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 12-31-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 593
Views: 46,322
Posted By vividox
Sanderson live updated everyone on social media...

Sanderson live updated everyone on social media last night in an absurd 13 hour push to finish off Stormlight Archive #4. He finished around 4am, having written 19k words in the final push to get the...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-23-2019, 11:40 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 2,673
Posted By vividox
Nah, I was just poking fun at myself. I'm totally...

Nah, I was just poking fun at myself. I'm totally fine with making and owning mistakes.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-20-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 2,673
Posted By vividox
Does the cycle never end?

Does the cycle never end?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-20-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 2,673
Posted By vividox
Sadly, we don't have the ability to change our...

Sadly, we don't have the ability to change our name any longer. We've already ordered our custom sand-blasted rocks with our new logo.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-20-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 2,673
Posted By vividox
Then we suck donkey doo doo together. As a Team....

Then we suck donkey doo doo together. As a Team. The Awesomerest of Teams. Team Awesomerest, if you will.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-20-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 2,673
Posted By vividox
Saying you have a good sense of humor does not...

Saying you have a good sense of humor does not prove it. Belittling Lucy doesn't either.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-20-2019, 05:08 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 2,673
Posted By vividox
We have a special privilege where we can hide our...

We have a special privilege where we can hide our posts from you. It's part of being a member of Team Awesomerest.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-20-2019, 05:05 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 2,673
Posted By vividox
You are clearly a prime example of someone who...

You are clearly a prime example of someone who can take a joke. Please, tell us your ways.
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