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by Jeff R.
Wed Mar 18, 2009 2:45 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: March 2009
Replies: 780
Views: 171389

That STAR TREK Board

Name: Jeff R. Source: unca20090603.htm David Gerrold's posts were notable for their sanity in the midst of some of the strangest people since THE CABINET OF DR. CALIGARI. How seriously can one take comments from people who misspell "paid" as "payed," and who go by such names as "Spock's Brain," "Ki...
by Jeff R.
Sat Mar 07, 2009 12:53 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: March 2009
Replies: 780
Views: 171389

The world premiere of EXODUS

Name: Jeff R. Source: unca20090314.htm About two and a half hours into this approximately three hour and forty-five minute opus, many people in the celebrity packed audience were getting quite noticeably restless. That's why Mort Sahl stood up and yelled over at director Otto Preminger, "Otto, let ...
by Jeff R.
Sat Feb 21, 2009 9:51 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: February 2009
Replies: 557
Views: 128954

One particular A BOY AND HIS DOG review

Name: Jeff R. Source: unca20090314.htm Back in 1977, I dragged Dear Old Dad to see the movie. When it was over, I, naturally enough, asked him what he thought of it. "Not much. I'm not interested in movies about talking dogs. I like REALITY!" "Uh, but, Dad, Blood didn't talk. He communicated telepa...
by Jeff R.
Fri Feb 13, 2009 12:07 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: February 2009
Replies: 557
Views: 128954

Friday the 13th

Name: Jeff R.
Source: unca20090314.htm
One of my co-workers not only lost her lunch money today, but also dropped her cell phone in the toilet, which was a rather unusual occurrence, even for her.

I never used to be triskadecaphobic, but who knows...?
by Jeff R.
Tue Jan 27, 2009 9:03 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: January 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 42431

Puzzled

Name: Jeff R.
Source: unca20090314.htm
GD Smith: If you've been reading Harlan for 30 years, HOW could you call him a "sci-fi" writer? As you may have heard once or twice in the last thirty years, he hates that term.
by Jeff R.
Sat Jan 24, 2009 12:04 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: January 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 42431

$47,000 a year???

Name: Jeff R.
Source: unca20090314.htm
Anyone here know of any good plumbing schools?
by Jeff R.
Wed Jan 21, 2009 9:01 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: January 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 42431

ROB:

Name: Jeff R. Source: unca20090314.htm THREE STRANGERS and THE TREASURE OF THE SIERRA MADRE had more or less the same plot, didn't they? Except that STRANGERS was floridly melodramatic in the 40s fashion, while SIERRA MADRE was as naturalistic as American studio releases were allowed to be in those...
by Jeff R.
Tue Jan 20, 2009 12:00 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: January 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 42431

Questions from a 43 year old (!!!) co-worker:

Name: Jeff R. Source: unca20090314.htm "They shot Kennedy, didn't they? That was John, right? Didn't they shoot Bobby, too? Why did they shoot Bobby? He wasn't president... was he? Didn't some guy try to shoot Reagan, too?" I'm still too stunned to add any personal comments to the above...
by Jeff R.
Sat Jan 17, 2009 11:17 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: January 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 42431

For Mark Palko:

Name: Jeff R. Source: unca20090314.htm Francis Gwaltney also co-wrote (with Jo Heims)a pretty good episode of THE FUGITIVE, "Corner of Hell," one of the(seemingly)dozens ofepisodes in which a very strange set of circumstances forces Richard Kimble to save the life of, you guessed it, Lt. Philip Ger...
by Jeff R.
Wed Jan 14, 2009 3:38 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: January 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 42431

For Doc:

Name: Jeff R.
Source: unca20090314.htm
Please accept my condolences, and my hope that you find peace very soon.
by Jeff R.
Mon Jan 12, 2009 10:41 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: January 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 42431

For Tom Morgan:

Name: Jeff R.
Source: unca20090314.htm
WILD IN THE STREETS is available as an MGM Midnite Movies Double Feature DVD (the other film is Roger Corman's GAS-S-S-S),which shouldn't be too hard to find, or special order, at any good video store.
by Jeff R.
Wed Jan 07, 2009 8:50 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: January 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 42431

The Daily Chuckle

Name: Jeff R.
Source: unca20090314.htm
Comic strip character Ziggy to his psychiatrist: "But if I DO take responsibility for my own actions, where does that leave YOU?"

Well, I thought it was funny...
by Jeff R.
Tue Jan 06, 2009 11:13 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: January 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 42431

That little studio in the valley...

Name: Jeff R. Source: unca20090314.htm ...used to be Republic. I wonder, Harlan, if you have the late Jack Mathis's books, VALLEY OF THE CLIFFHANGERS, VALLEY OF THE CLIFFHANGERS SUPPLEMENT, REPUBLIC CONFIDENTIAL VOLUME ONE: THE STUDIO, and REPUBLIC CONFIDENTIAL VOLUME TWO: THE PLAYERS? Mathis was o...
by Jeff R.
Wed Dec 31, 2008 9:50 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: December 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 37560

From My Strange Family

Name: Jeff R. Source: unca20090104.htm Years ago,my very right wing bone stupid cousin told mehow much she loves THE OSCAR. "Uh, you know, the main writer on that film says it's terrible and has publicly apologized for being involved with it," I told her. "Oh," she stuttered, "he says that delibera...
by Jeff R.
Tue Dec 23, 2008 3:33 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: December 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 37560

Holidays

Name: Jeff R.
Source: unca20090104.htm
Should the day Nixon died be a national holiday? If that sounds a little too severe, how about the day he resigned? Or, maybe... both?

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