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by Alatar
Mon May 23, 2022 5:29 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: Tolkien Trivia
Replies: 1
Views: 24

Tolkien Trivia

I thought we already had a thread for this, but here goes anyway.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/arts/article/zvmnnrd
by Alatar
Fri May 20, 2022 10:00 am
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 6559
Views: 1253184

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

Voronwë the Faithful wrote: Thu May 19, 2022 7:56 pm Have we decided to stop playing this game?
Gimli to Legolas?
by Alatar
Wed May 18, 2022 11:49 am
Forum: The Rings of Power
Topic: Media previews
Replies: 33
Views: 1006

Re: Media previews

I feel like they'll be given a little wiggle room on a case by case basis rather than a hard and fast rule. Much like the ring of Barahir in LotR, and the Nauglamír references in The Hobbit
by Alatar
Tue May 17, 2022 10:00 am
Forum: The Rings of Power
Topic: Media previews
Replies: 33
Views: 1006

Re: Media previews

Galadriel is one of the main characters in the show??

ETA: Oh you mean the text.
by Alatar
Mon May 16, 2022 4:32 pm
Forum: Lasto Beth Lammen
Topic: Escaping the Echo Chamber
Replies: 1097
Views: 314596

Re: Escaping the Echo Chamber

https://www.nytimes.com/2022/05/15/opinion/acting-representation-identity.html Its behind a Paywall, so I've copied in the text below: Adrian Lester, a British actor from Birmingham and the son of two immigrants from Jamaica, was nominated last week for a Tony Award for his performance in “The Lehma...
by Alatar
Mon May 16, 2022 9:32 am
Forum: Tol Eressëa
Topic: Prayers for the victims at Sandy Hook Elementary School
Replies: 34
Views: 27961

Re: Prayers for the victims at Sandy Hook Elementary School

I'm sure I'm not the first to think this, but I wonder sometimes have mass shootings become a "cooler" method of suicide. I mean, why take your life quietly when you can have the police do it for you while on an adrenaline rush.

:nono:
by Alatar
Wed May 11, 2022 7:09 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 6559
Views: 1253184

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

I hadn’t! And yes that’s the quote


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by Alatar
Wed May 11, 2022 7:05 pm
Forum: The Rings of Power
Topic: Media previews
Replies: 33
Views: 1006

Re: Media previews

https://www.theonering.net/torwp/2022/05/11/113163-john-howe-says-that-prime-videos-the-rings-of-power-is-not-the-middle-earth-you-remember/?fbclid=IwAR3lTaT38BPziUKRqI9dFsGJ0X2HWACcrZUd0E7PrtVIFe4jFVNSZ0cRgZQ Empire’s forthcoming “Summer Preview” issue is set to include an interview with John Howe ...
by Alatar
Wed May 11, 2022 3:44 pm
Forum: The Rings of Power
Topic: Media previews
Replies: 33
Views: 1006

Re: Media previews

That'll be the Númenórean influence :)
by Alatar
Wed May 11, 2022 9:13 am
Forum: The Rings of Power
Topic: Media previews
Replies: 33
Views: 1006

Re: Media previews

I dunno, I am somewhat mollified. A lot of these were apparently critical of the superbowl trailer and have changed their minds. That's significant. I mean I would be happier if it was someone I know personally and trusted, but I'd be expecting at least a few negative reactions to be sprouting up by...
by Alatar
Tue May 10, 2022 11:11 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 6559
Views: 1253184

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

Yes (in a broad sense) and no.
by Alatar
Tue May 10, 2022 3:36 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 6559
Views: 1253184

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

Nope! I'll narrow it down. Spoken by an Elf.
by Alatar
Tue May 10, 2022 3:29 pm
Forum: The Rings of Power
Topic: Media previews
Replies: 33
Views: 1006

Re: Media previews

Positive vibes:
Taking the pulse of the Tolkien fan group assembled, nearly all shared an increased hype level. The biggest fears they shared have been calmed, and this lucky group are now comfortably anticipating future drops of RoP marketing.
by Alatar
Tue May 10, 2022 2:22 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 6559
Views: 1253184

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

No, and yes in that order
by Alatar
Mon May 09, 2022 11:00 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 6559
Views: 1253184

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

Nope
by Alatar
Mon May 09, 2022 1:39 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 6559
Views: 1253184

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

No
by Alatar
Mon May 09, 2022 9:13 am
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 6559
Views: 1253184

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

Yes