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PostPosted: Thu Jul 05, 2018 2:05 pm 
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It's available in the U.S. on Amazon. We ended up buying all the seasons (at $4.99 each, a bargain). Haven't seen this clip, though!

ETA: Such baby faces! For some reason I've always thought of Stephen Fry as being older than Hugh Laurie, but maybe not.

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 13, 2018 11:19 am 
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not something I would recommend
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 19, 2018 1:10 am 
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I think Stephen Colbert has just come up with the perfect HoF video: combining political commentary with in-depth grammatical discussion:


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PostPosted: Thu Jul 19, 2018 3:00 am 
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It's not perfect - it doesn't contain any Tolkien references. You will need to combine it with the previous video to get that.

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PostPosted: Thu Jul 19, 2018 2:07 pm 
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yovargas wrote:
It's not perfect - it doesn't contain any Tolkien references. You will need to combine it with the previous video to get that.


:clap: :D

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PostPosted: Sat Jul 28, 2018 3:45 pm 
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Cook's Illustrated explains the science behind ice cream:



(srsly, could there be any more perfect combination than hardcore geekery and frozen confections?)

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PostPosted: Sat Jul 28, 2018 3:56 pm 
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That was cool. I love food science. I make a lot of stuff from scratch. Now I want my own liquid nitrogen. :P


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PostPosted: Thu Aug 02, 2018 11:49 pm 
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Foyle, Arms, and Hogg give you the History of Music in five minutes!



(just because it's all wrong doesn't mean it's not history)

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PostPosted: Fri Aug 03, 2018 9:13 am 
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<aside>It's actually "Foil, Arms and Hog" but I always seems to spell at least one of them wrong! Normally Hogg...</aside>

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PostPosted: Thu Aug 09, 2018 7:06 am 
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Here you go Sunny.



Remember this?

There is additional footage, and they are making it into an hour long prime-time special!! :D :D :D
This I HAVE to see! :cheerleader:

https://www.huffingtonpost.ca/entry/paul-mccartney-carpool-karaoke-prime-time-special-cbs_us_5b6ab9fae4b0fd5c73df1d98

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PostPosted: Fri Aug 10, 2018 9:45 am 
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Catherine Tate's latest is both funny and... not.

https://www.facebook.com/BBCOne/videos/ ... 834750335/

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If you're a geek, you know about this already! But even if you do, it's nice to see Patrick make the announcement, and get all emotional doing it.


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I :love: him.


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PostPosted: Sun Aug 12, 2018 7:37 pm 
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I’m excited about this one. I may end up getting the CBS All Access thing for a while.

I haven’t seen more than the first few of the other new Star Trek. I understand they got better (more like Star Trek—it’s a philosophy, not just a space action show). I might try to catch up on them.

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PostPosted: Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:53 pm 
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When you order a Coffee with an Irish name.

https://www.facebook.com/justthesepleas ... S9e8jJP-es

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Oh, that's HILARIOUS!! :D:D:D

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PostPosted: Wed Aug 22, 2018 5:48 am 
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From the "people who are way more hard-core than I will ever be" section.

Video at the link.

https://twitter.com/olliecarroll/status ... 7538377728

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Terrifying video of plane with left engine on fire returning back to Ufa airport this morning. Respect to the passengers who can be heard laughing and sardonically joking about life. "You're on holiday?" "Yeah" "Well, this is some holiday"
All survived. https://t.co/Xp6ak5rMWy

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:48 am 
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I love this. Its in both Irish and English, almost like a beat poem. Its translated in the subtitles, but I love how she rhymes both languages sometimes with each other (a bit like Lin Manuel does with Spanish in In the Heights). Its also a pretty powerful statement on feminism in sport.

https://www.facebook.com/TG4TV/videos/v ... =2&theater

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