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Forum: Pub Talk 10-29-2017, 06:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 976
Posted By Shaggyrand
Just saw WAKE IN FRIGHT (aka OUTBACK) the other...

Just saw WAKE IN FRIGHT (aka OUTBACK) the other night... I just wanted an excuse to mention it because its a damn good movie.
Forum: Pub Talk 09-24-2017, 07:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,416
Posted By Shaggyrand
He's such a prolific poster that he needs some...

He's such a prolific poster that he needs some way to track his ramblings. Sure, most people use a notebook or an app for that but...
Forum: Pub Talk 09-22-2017, 04:30 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 5,536
Posted By Shaggyrand
Don't let your guard down... Everyone knows The...

Don't let your guard down... Everyone knows The Almighty is on an American hemisphere time zone. Probably Mountain.
Forum: Visual Media 09-08-2017, 08:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,567
Posted By Shaggyrand
Nope. There's still no date for it. That would...

Nope. There's still no date for it. That would have been announced by now if it still had a chance of being released this year.

Remember the first episode script leaked online months ago. It didn't...
Forum: Audio -- Visual 03-06-2017, 05:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,939
Posted By Shaggyrand
The pilot episode is streaming on Hulu currently.

The pilot episode is streaming on Hulu currently.
Forum: Visual Media 09-23-2016, 07:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,889
Posted By Shaggyrand
Now I am seriously excited for the inevitable...

Now I am seriously excited for the inevitable Syfy Channel or Asylum cheapie of that idea. I would watch it at least four times. Brilliant.
Forum: Dear Boss Letter 09-19-2016, 06:41 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 53,499
Posted By Shaggyrand
To beat out other agencies and get their story...

To beat out other agencies and get their story into as many papers as possible. The press has always loved two things- sensationalism and out selling their competitors. If you are walking home and...
Forum: Visual Media 07-11-2016, 10:01 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 18,689
Posted By Shaggyrand
Amazon's handling of the release in the US is all...

Amazon's handling of the release in the US is all kinds of awful. Allowing BBCAmerica to air it while making Prime subscribers have to pay and all versions (including DVD and Bluray) are missing...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-08-2016, 09:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,269
Posted By Shaggyrand
Enough to justify tossing out the legally...

Enough to justify tossing out the legally mandated minimum sentence? If there was that much doubt to his guilt how could you justify finding him guilty of murder on an appeal? No, if there was that...
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 07-08-2016, 06:21 PM
Replies: 711
Views: 150,652
Posted By Shaggyrand
I wouldn't go so far as to label any of them...

I wouldn't go so far as to label any of them "best". I don't have a favorite horse in the race. I know I've said that before but at this point it would take a lot for me to change that view.
Forum: Openshaw Letter 06-17-2016, 08:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,944
Posted By Shaggyrand
Assuming that you could prove JtR sent the...

Assuming that you could prove JtR sent the letter, licked the stamp and there was a good sample to compare it with, at this remove being at all helpful. Even under ideal conditions, saliva samples...
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 06-17-2016, 07:58 PM
Replies: 921
Views: 187,771
Posted By Shaggyrand
Price: Theater of Blood The Abominable Dr...

Price:
Theater of Blood
The Abominable Dr Phibes
Witchfinder General
Laura
House of the Long Shadows
The Invisible Man Returns
The Masque of Red Death
Comedy of Terrors
House on Haunted Hill (yeah,...
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 06-15-2016, 06:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,638
Posted By Shaggyrand
East Area Rapist/Original Night Stalker

Also known as The Golden State Killer. 12 homicides, 45 rapes, more than 120 burglaries and still unsolved. Since today is the 40th anniversary of his first confirmed attack the FBI and several...
Forum: Rippercast 06-14-2016, 10:18 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 18,998
Posted By Shaggyrand
Show would be so much better of they had cast a...

Show would be so much better of they had cast a different Houdini... And hired some better writers. Guy who plays Doyle is solid though.
Forum: General Discussion 06-14-2016, 10:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,083
Posted By Shaggyrand
People smoked considerably less in 1888. Smokers...

People smoked considerably less in 1888. Smokers averaged about the equivalent of 68 cigarettes a year. There were some exceptions but those were mostly among the upper class cigar smokers. All...
Forum: Audio -- Visual 06-13-2016, 07:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,419
Posted By Shaggyrand
That is every Assassin's Creed though. You can't...

That is every Assassin's Creed though. You can't go in expecting anything different.
Forum: Pub Talk 06-11-2016, 07:33 PM
Replies: 518
Views: 35,951
Posted By Shaggyrand
Yet only people from Virginia south to around...

Yet only people from Virginia south to around Kissimmee, FL and west to the Mississippi and, of course, Texas find it pejorative to be referred to as one.
You know what is REALLY fun? Go into a small...
Forum: Non-Fiction 06-09-2016, 08:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,135
Posted By Shaggyrand
Meh. It's a summary of the major publications but...

Meh. It's a summary of the major publications but not nearly as interesting as it could be. Its a little sloppily presented as a huge overarching survey and wastes too much breath preaching to the...
Forum: General Discussion 06-09-2016, 08:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,555
Posted By Shaggyrand
Rue Morgue certainly does sell back issues right...

Rue Morgue certainly does sell back issues right on their website for the record.
Forum: Other Mysteries 06-09-2016, 08:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 12,481
Posted By Shaggyrand
Kristin and Candace Hermeler. That was a really...

Kristin and Candace Hermeler. That was a really weird case. At least one of them had had an obsession with Columbine, had even written to and even called one of the survivors several times. Their...
Forum: General Discussion 06-09-2016, 06:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,555
Posted By Shaggyrand
Since Fortean Times doesn't have a back issue...

Since Fortean Times doesn't have a back issue service and **** eBay...
Enjoy.

https://archive.org/details/Fortean_Times_December_2015
Forum: Pub Talk 06-06-2016, 03:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,082
Posted By Shaggyrand
Sentenced to death. Given his age he will...

Sentenced to death. Given his age he will probably die waiting for the sentence to be carried...
Forum: Pub Talk 06-05-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 1,409
Views: 140,409
Posted By Shaggyrand
The real chance of a Clinton being indicted is so...

The real chance of a Clinton being indicted is so close to zero that it is really not worth mentioning. Vegas bookmakers will not take odds on it and they'll take odds on anything. There are plenty...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 05-31-2016, 07:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,466
Posted By Shaggyrand
Honestly, in this case I think its more size of...

Honestly, in this case I think its more size of the property than what happened at the location that lead to its use. None of the actual material for the AR promotion mentions JtR or the murders at...
Forum: Pub Talk 05-30-2016, 08:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,005
Posted By Shaggyrand
Crocs is based in Colorado. Home-grown is a...

Crocs is based in Colorado. Home-grown is a stretch maybe. The foam resin polymer (called crocslite), original product line and manufacturing all originated from a Canadian company that couldn't get...
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