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by JosephFinn
Mon May 05, 2003 10:26 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: May 2003
Replies: 617
Views: 74282

Name: Joseph J. Finn Source: unca20030523.htm So I've been reading "The Seven Who Fled" the past week or so, and Harlan's mentioning of this novel prompted me to share a thought I has while reading it. This is the kind of novel where you need to really pay attention to every sentence; there's so mu...
by JosephFinn
Sun May 04, 2003 5:06 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: May 2003
Replies: 617
Views: 74282

Name: Joseph J. Finn Source: unca20030523.htm Gunther, That book on Amazon Germany may be right, but they have the wrong cover. This is the actual cover for the book, which was solicited in the current issue of Diamond Previews (for comic books): http://www.komikwerks.com/ibooks_vicandblood.php The...
by JosephFinn
Fri May 02, 2003 11:57 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: May 2003
Replies: 617
Views: 74282

Name: Joseph J. Finn Source: unca20030523.htm Harlan, I don't know if Fox Sports is available in the Los Angeles area, but they will apparently be re-broadcasting the Seniors Championship on or around May 24th (the Fox website is rather, how shall we put it, badly organized; you'd think a cable cha...
by JosephFinn
Wed Apr 30, 2003 8:41 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: April 2003
Replies: 333
Views: 58177

Name: Joseph J. Finn
Source: unca20030523.htm
I'm probably a little late on this, but I couldn't help but laugh when I saw this:

http://www.nbc4.tv/entertainment/2151821/detail.html

Yes, the inventor of the laugh track is dead. Insert your own comment about a certain ghostly aunt here...
by JosephFinn
Mon Apr 28, 2003 12:55 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: April 2003
Replies: 333
Views: 58177

Name: Joseph J. Finn Source: unca20030523.htm Chris L said: "Frank said: **also, I think I have a pretty good eye for what makes a movie either good or bad. ** Don't we all?" I don't think so. I'd say we call certainly have the faculty for discerning whether or not we like a movie, or whether a mov...
by JosephFinn
Sun Apr 27, 2003 1:51 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: April 2003
Replies: 333
Views: 58177

Name: Joseph J. Finn
Source: unca20030523.htm
Jon,

I only know the Brother Gerard line, sadly; that's the first line of "A Canticle for Saint Leibowitz."

The tramp line, on the other hand, sounds like (a) O. Henry (b) Raymond Carver or (c) Jack London.

Regards,
Joseph
by JosephFinn
Sat Apr 26, 2003 2:27 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: April 2003
Replies: 333
Views: 58177

Name: Joseph J. Finn Source: unca20030523.htm Chuck , Faisal and Frank, Thanks for clearing up the robots/aliens question I had for AI. I'm going to have to watch that end section again withthat in mind, and figure out where I screwed up in my watching of it; should also be interesting to see with ...
by JosephFinn
Fri Apr 25, 2003 12:45 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: April 2003
Replies: 333
Views: 58177

Name: Joseph J. Finn Source: unca20030523.htm Frank Church, Perhaps I missed something in "A.I." (and I think you might have a point in your opinon about the point of the ending), but I always had the impression the tall glowy things at the end were aliens, not robots. Was there a line I missed som...
by JosephFinn
Thu Jan 30, 2003 4:21 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: January 2003
Replies: 146
Views: 35983

Name: Joseph J. Finn Source: unca20030523.htm Rob, He's a semi-immortal because he can stop living at any time - alll he had to do was ask it of Dream (or Death, at one point, in one of my favorite Sandman issues, with Gadling at modern Renaissance Faire). Berman, I know how you feel about your cat...
by JosephFinn
Thu Jan 30, 2003 9:37 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: January 2003
Replies: 146
Views: 35983

Name: Joseph J. Finn
Source: unca20030523.htm
Ah, the old tea party question. I dediced that I'd love to have a drink with Robert Gadling, the semi-immortal from the Sandman series. Looks to be a good bloke to have a pint with and chat up.

by JosephFinn
Tue Jan 28, 2003 10:36 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: January 2003
Replies: 146
Views: 35983

Name: Joseph J. Finn Source: unca20030523.htm Harlan/Barney, RE: Blender magazine. Well, that clears things up. The confusion apparently came for somebody because a November issue of Blender had a second Tori Amos article, and somebody became confused between that and the original CD-only issue. No...
by JosephFinn
Thu Jan 23, 2003 9:13 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: January 2003
Replies: 146
Views: 35983

Blender Magazine

Name: Joseph J. Finn Source: unca20030523.htm Harlan, Maybe I missed this discussed before, but I've heard you were interviewed for the November issue of Blender magazine. First off, I'm amused that a magazine with such "lad-mag" style covers actually had some good taste. Did this actually happen, ...
by JosephFinn
Mon Oct 07, 2002 6:14 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: October 2002
Replies: 95
Views: 31113

Name: Joseph J. Finn Source: unca20030523.htm John Jacob Jingleheimer Schmidt! Of course I mean Asta - it was a plot by the forces of S.P.I.D.E.R to undercut my credibility. Or, I could just have goofed. As punishment, I'll pick up and listen to a copy of Nick & Nora, the Thin Man musical. Regards,...
by JosephFinn
Sun Oct 06, 2002 5:28 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: October 2002
Replies: 95
Views: 31113

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Name: Joseph J. Finn Source: unca20030523.htm Harlan mention in Roger Ebert's Answer Man column! A question about dogs: "Q. I recently wrote a review on IMDb.com for "Accidental Tourist" and I found myself mentioning Edward, the charming dog in the film. Does the Answer Man have any favorite movie ...

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