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by Frelga
Wed Jun 16, 2021 4:55 am
Forum: The Shibboleth of Fëanor
Topic: Catholicism in the Lord of the Rings
Replies: 7
Views: 90

Re: Catholicism in the Lord of the Rings

It is generally true that Tolkien is a more subtle and complex thinker than his critics and imitators assume.
by Frelga
Mon Jun 14, 2021 8:50 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 5401
Views: 1005858

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

I don't have the Hobbit with me, so someone else can get the quote.
by Frelga
Mon Jun 14, 2021 8:13 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 5401
Views: 1005858

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

From Hobbit? A Dwarf to Bilbo?
by Frelga
Mon Jun 14, 2021 8:09 pm
Forum: Lasto Beth Lammen
Topic: The challenges ahead (Biden's America)
Replies: 655
Views: 52807

Re: The challenges ahead (Biden's America)

Then we'd have to stop pretending that it's business as usual.
by Frelga
Mon Jun 14, 2021 7:13 pm
Forum: Lasto Beth Lammen
Topic: The challenges ahead (Biden's America)
Replies: 655
Views: 52807

Re: The challenges ahead (Biden's America)

It's a civil war.
by Frelga
Sat Jun 12, 2021 2:23 pm
Forum: Tolkien Movies: The Road Goes Ever On
Topic: The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Rohirrim
Replies: 10
Views: 174

Re: The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Rohirrim

Hm
Are you saying that just because I don't remember it doesn't mean it doesn't exist? Seems fake. =:)
by Frelga
Sat Jun 12, 2021 6:26 am
Forum: Tolkien Movies: The Road Goes Ever On
Topic: The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Rohirrim
Replies: 10
Views: 174

Re: The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Rohirrim

I just don't see how it's Tolkien. There's barely an idea of a story in the appendices, it's going to be as much Tolkien as Tolkien is Kalevala.
by Frelga
Wed Jun 09, 2021 8:32 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 5401
Views: 1005858

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

Are the Rohirrim present?
by Frelga
Wed Jun 09, 2021 7:25 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 5401
Views: 1005858

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

The Three Hunters?
by Frelga
Tue Jun 08, 2021 5:40 pm
Forum: Lasto Beth Lammen
Topic: The challenges ahead (Biden's America)
Replies: 655
Views: 52807

Re: The challenges ahead (Biden's America)

Does anyone know what's happening with the supposed influx of illegal immigrants across the border that has some people Very Worried? I haven't seen anything in the headlines, but that doesn't necessarily mean anything either way.
by Frelga
Mon Jun 07, 2021 7:44 pm
Forum: The Shibboleth of Fëanor
Topic: News from Bree and other random discussions
Replies: 83
Views: 37041

Re: News from Bree and other random discussions

That's true, it's just that when a modern Western person hears Venus, the image that comes to mind is probably less Sonic the Hedgehog and more Playboy.
by Frelga
Mon Jun 07, 2021 6:45 am
Forum: Lasto Beth Lammen
Topic: 2020 Election: Predictions, Results and Reactions
Replies: 2240
Views: 124049

Re: 2020 Election: Predictions, Results and Reactions

The angry Brooks tweeted a photo of his laptop (not a screen shot) with a tab open to a section of the law on criminal trespass. And his password taped to the screen. It went up at 10:41am and was still up 12 hours later. Because irony is so dead even the Necromancer can't revive it, Brooks serves o...
by Frelga
Sun Jun 06, 2021 6:05 pm
Forum: The Shibboleth of Fëanor
Topic: News from Bree and other random discussions
Replies: 83
Views: 37041

Re: News from Bree and other random discussions

Rose, clicking on the tweet preview should take your to the tweet in browser. You don't have to use Twitter otherwise.
by Frelga
Sun Jun 06, 2021 3:37 pm
Forum: The Shibboleth of Fëanor
Topic: News from Bree and other random discussions
Replies: 83
Views: 37041

Re: News from Bree and other random discussions

Here's a cool and possibly relevant thread.

by Frelga
Sun Jun 06, 2021 6:45 am
Forum: The Library of Rivendell
Topic: What are you reading?
Replies: 321
Views: 92561

Re: What are you reading?

I'm rereading Feet of Clay and realized for the first time that not only dwarves use translations of their actual names when in Ankh-Morpork, but Cheery Littlebottom's actual name in Dwarvish is Sh’rt’azs.
by Frelga
Sun Jun 06, 2021 12:42 am
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 5401
Views: 1005858

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

That's it.
by Frelga
Sun Jun 06, 2021 12:05 am
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 5401
Views: 1005858

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

Mostly.
by Frelga
Sat Jun 05, 2021 11:45 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 5401
Views: 1005858

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

Debatable but technically yes.