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by Alatar
Thu Aug 18, 2022 4:44 pm
Forum: The Rings of Power
Topic: Media previews
Replies: 318
Views: 12247

Re: Media previews

Did someone post the "Southlands" promo? I've lost track
by Alatar
Thu Aug 18, 2022 2:53 pm
Forum: Tolkien Movies: The Road Goes Ever On
Topic: More Tolkien Movies coming?
Replies: 0
Views: 12

More Tolkien Movies coming?

https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2022/08/embracer-acquires-rights-to-tolkien-related-ip-teases-new-lotr-films/ https://www.theonering.net/torwp/2022/08/18/114443-embracer-group-buys-middle-earth-enterprises-and-will-explore-new-movies-based-on-lotr-and-hobbit-ip-and-characters/ One of the most-excitin...
by Alatar
Thu Aug 18, 2022 9:51 am
Forum: The Rings of Power
Topic: Media previews
Replies: 318
Views: 12247

Re: Media previews

And disco platform shoes.
by Alatar
Thu Aug 18, 2022 9:37 am
Forum: Tolkien Movies: The Road Goes Ever On
Topic: Idle thoughts on LOTR for TV
Replies: 13
Views: 52768

Re: Idle thoughts on LOTR for TV

I would lean more to 30s
by Alatar
Tue Aug 16, 2022 3:40 pm
Forum: Lasto Beth Lammen
Topic: Trump Espionage and Obstruction Investigation
Replies: 100
Views: 1041

Re: Trump Espionage and Obstruction Investigation

What I think when you say Judge Reinhart...


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by Alatar
Mon Aug 15, 2022 4:02 pm
Forum: The Rings of Power
Topic: Media previews
Replies: 318
Views: 12247

Re: Media previews

Can you imagine how quickly you'd get bored of a hairstyle if you had millennia...
by Alatar
Mon Aug 15, 2022 4:00 pm
Forum: Lasto Beth Lammen
Topic: Escaping the Echo Chamber
Replies: 1106
Views: 321889

Re: Escaping the Echo Chamber

Sorry if I created a strawman there. We don't need to go to those extremes. However, lets look at a more recent issue. After Metallica's "Master of Puppets" was used in "Stranger Things" Season 4, they had a huge resurgence and many new fans. Then, just as quickly, those fans fou...
by Alatar
Mon Aug 15, 2022 2:07 pm
Forum: Lasto Beth Lammen
Topic: Russia's Invasion of Ukraine
Replies: 523
Views: 27467

Re: Russia's Invasion of Ukraine

This seems appropriate

by Alatar
Mon Aug 15, 2022 11:08 am
Forum: The Rings of Power
Topic: Media previews
Replies: 318
Views: 12247

Re: Media previews

To me it rings more like “OK, I am going to take myself off dialysis because there is no joy in life anymore.” And this is why I also focus on the “beyond the end of joy” line. Which is called assisted suicide in our world. I'm just saying I see Eldy's point. Not trying to pick a fight (Voronwë is ...
by Alatar
Mon Aug 15, 2022 10:12 am
Forum: Lasto Beth Lammen
Topic: Escaping the Echo Chamber
Replies: 1106
Views: 321889

Re: Escaping the Echo Chamber

I'm really loth to open up a can of worms here, but I've been thinking a lot about cancel culture lately. While a lot of it is coming from very good place, I worry that it's turning into a witch hunt and that someday we will look back on this period the same way we look back as the McCarthy era sear...
by Alatar
Mon Aug 15, 2022 9:50 am
Forum: The Rings of Power
Topic: Media previews
Replies: 318
Views: 12247

Re: Media previews

We seem to be talking past each other here, so I'm not going to continue, other than to repeat that by definition calling it "suicide" requires that the person take some action that causes their death, rather simply accepting death. You seem to have a different definition. In the Primary ...
by Alatar
Thu Aug 11, 2022 12:45 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 6865
Views: 1283772

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

I'm thinking Pippin/Bergil or Pippin/Merry?
by Alatar
Mon Aug 08, 2022 10:50 am
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 6865
Views: 1283772

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

Voronwë the Faithful wrote: Thu Aug 04, 2022 2:21 pm Yes, if the question is whether it is from the book The Silmarillion.
So Akallabêth or RoP?
by Alatar
Sun Aug 07, 2022 10:22 pm
Forum: The Cottage of Lost Play
Topic: TV obsessions—come on, admit it!
Replies: 963
Views: 360402

Re: TV obsessions—come on, admit it!

Well Sandman is amazing. Drop everything and go watch it.


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by Alatar
Thu Aug 04, 2022 6:49 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 6865
Views: 1283772

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

About Aulë and the Dwarves?
by Alatar
Thu Aug 04, 2022 6:39 pm
Forum: The Rings of Power
Topic: Media previews
Replies: 318
Views: 12247

Re: Media previews

Voronwë the Faithful wrote: Thu Aug 04, 2022 5:59 pm I'm sometimes scornful about Colbert as thr supposed ultimate Tolkien expert
Why?
by Alatar
Thu Aug 04, 2022 11:28 am
Forum: The Rings of Power
Topic: Media previews
Replies: 318
Views: 12247

Re: Media previews

That's really good.
by Alatar
Mon Aug 01, 2022 1:11 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 6865
Views: 1283772

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

Looks like something Aragorn would say to Éowyn
by Alatar
Sun Jul 31, 2022 2:21 pm
Forum: The Cottage of Lost Play
Topic: TV obsessions—come on, admit it!
Replies: 963
Views: 360402

Re: TV obsessions—come on, admit it!

Coming this week!

by Alatar
Sun Jul 31, 2022 11:56 am
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 6865
Views: 1283772

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

Silmarillion?