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re: The Rings of Power – Episode 6 - Socrates Johnson
[quote]where did this alleged $1 billion for the show get used? [/quote] Assumed that a sizable fraction of that was for the purchase of the rights....
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re: Shreveport has a lot of potential, - Socrates Johnson
[quote]Dims[/quote] You’re part of the problem. Get this shite outta here. If only my team was in charge is the tiredest election motivator there is nowadays on both sides. Give me a local official that knows the job description and has evidence based solutions to offer over someone I share a ...
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re: Shreveport has a lot of potential, - Socrates Johnson
[quote]A growing economy, Google Fiber, no state income tax, and located in the foothills of Appalachia. Chattanooga and Shreveport aren't exactly comparable.[/quote] Before much of that, it was filthy, polluted, and dying southern rust belt city. It took shared ideals, master plans, and three d...
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re: Shreveport has a lot of potential, - Socrates Johnson
Ha, yeah, i just copied it from an old post of mine. Added the music stuff. My wife’s folks live in Chattanooga, and I think that’s a city Shreveport should study....
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re: Shreveport has a lot of potential, - Socrates Johnson
It's main export is depression...and population. The problem with Shreveport is that it wants to be Dallas, but is light years behind and in a state that itself has a unique identity. Also contributing is that it shuns its neighbor of Bossier that it also loses population to. Speaking of popul...
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re: Andor (Disney+) Season Thread - Socrates Johnson
Been thinking all week since episode 1-3 that the whole downfall of the empire could be pinned on an overzealous employee who can't follow his boss' directions....
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re: Spinoff from the "list of conservatives" thread yesterday; Principles of Conservativism - Socrates Johnson
[quote]The fourth pillar is belief in God[/quote] Practicing Christian here, and I don't want to live in a theocracy. You can get the same principles in government by following the other principles....
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re: Why is the NFL intent on destroying itself? - Socrates Johnson
[quote]Help me understand.[/quote] There are people that watch the NFL that have different sensibilities than you, and they think he's funny....
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re: Want LSU to beat Auburn and State to beat A&M - Socrates Johnson
But also, can we beat Auburn so bad that they fire their coach, making their following game even less appealing? I think that would bring the best favor from the football gods for a cold front....
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re: Car windshield cleaners that doesn't suck - Socrates Johnson
Know any verbs that doesn't agree with their subjects? ...
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re: 2022 NASCAR Season Thread - Socrates Johnson
I fully expect Denny to bonehead this up. That dude is a checkers player on a chessboard....
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re: She-Hulk episode 5 thoughts - Socrates Johnson
Do we think that was Tim Blake Nelson at the end?...
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re: Add this to your playlist: CIA starts a podcast - Socrates Johnson
I recommend the podcast “Wind of Change.” It’s about a rumor that the CIA wrote that song....
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re: Bros: the movie- You racist, sexist, and other "ists" will love this one - Socrates Johnson
[quote]Go up and ask a random person who Billy Eichner is and I highly doubt they’ll know. [/quote] As someone who knows him from “Billy on the Street,” I find this sentence funny....
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re: The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power S1, Episode 4 Thread | Amazon | Available Now - Socrates Johnson
[quote]Worked just fine in the greatest literary fantasy series of all time and the greatest fantasy movie trilogy of all time...but hey what does Tolkien and Peter Jackson know[/quote] The ones where she is a peripheral character?...
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re: Scorpions - LIVE! ON STAGE!! TONIGHT!!! - Socrates Johnson
Recommend the podcast “Wind of Change.”...
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re: The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power S1, Episode 4 Thread | Amazon | Available Now - Socrates Johnson
[quote]OMLandshark[/quote] I just came by to give you kudos for letting those who seem to enjoy the show the ability to enjoy the show, while providing reference if prompted. Not a maturity I would've expected a month ago, but here we are. I'm no scholar, but I've read the big three, and I'm ...
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re: Music last night - Socrates Johnson
I heard Joker and the Thief through the TV. Love that song...
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re: Colloquialisms: what are your favorites - Socrates Johnson
Been a big fan of "like trying to nail jello to a tree" lately...
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re: Rachel Reynolds - a Louisiana native - NSFW - Socrates Johnson
She and Josh were in my speech class my first semester at LSU. One of the most effortlessly attractive women I’ve ever seen in real life. ETA. She was a distance runner....
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