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#1 PseudoSABR

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Posted 24 February 2014 - 12:26 PM

Best show on TV. Discuss.

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Posted 25 February 2014 - 07:47 PM

I've heard fantastic things about it, but haven't watched any of it yet.

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Posted 25 February 2014 - 07:57 PM

Simply amazing show.

#4 PseudoSABR

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Posted 26 February 2014 - 10:32 PM

Some of the best writing I've seen period; and we have art direction and acting to boot. Television or not. It's gritty and dark. McCounahey's character is riveting and iconic; the plot leaves you guessing and scared. It's not for the light of heart, but watch it.

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Posted 26 February 2014 - 11:18 PM

Just watched the first four episodes, and won't be able to resist watching the next two yet tonight.


My only regret is that I didn't wait two more weeks so that I could watch the entire thing at the same time. :)

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 08:18 AM

The show somehow manages to make Breaking Bad look light-hearted.

The show is so intense and so packed full of details that I don't like watching more than two episodes at a time. It's draining.

Also, McConaughey just kills it in this show. Absolutely kills it. Possibly the best television performance I've ever seen.

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 03:14 PM

I suppose you have to have HBO to see this?

Idiots will be idiots. Recognize it and don't be one yourself or engage in pointless dialog. Unless you are trying to entertain yourself.


#8 PseudoSABR

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 03:27 PM

I suppose you have to have HBO to see this?

Or loose morals.
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Posted 27 February 2014 - 07:11 PM

Or loose morals.


We librarian types are very prim. Until we let our hair loose from those tight buns!

Idiots will be idiots. Recognize it and don't be one yourself or engage in pointless dialog. Unless you are trying to entertain yourself.


#10 Fatt Crapps

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 07:26 PM

Or loose morals.


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Posted 27 February 2014 - 09:11 PM

Or loose morals.


Or friends.

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 09:15 PM

Or friends.


With loose morals.

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 09:41 PM

With loose morals.


I'll be alert to untoward propositions next time someone invites me over to watch HBO.

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Posted 01 March 2014 - 01:24 PM

Or loose morals.

Theoretically, if a person were so inclined, how might that be done in a situation like this? Lets assume the person so inclined is not particularly tech savvy.

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Posted 01 March 2014 - 02:02 PM

Theoretically, if a person were so inclined, how might that be done in a situation like this? Lets assume the person so inclined is not particularly tech savvy.

Check your inbox.

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Posted 01 March 2014 - 02:48 PM

Check your inbox.


Ummm ... will you check my inbox, too?

Idiots will be idiots. Recognize it and don't be one yourself or engage in pointless dialog. Unless you are trying to entertain yourself.


#17 PseudoSABR

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Posted 01 March 2014 - 02:56 PM

Ummm ... will you check my inbox, too?

Done.

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Posted 01 March 2014 - 02:57 PM

That's what she said

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Posted 01 March 2014 - 04:41 PM

Ummm ... will you check my inbox, too?


Geez Mom - that is gross!

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Posted 09 March 2014 - 11:11 PM

A triumph. Really rewarding show, for those with the stomach.