Please consider registering
Guest
sp_LogInOut Log Insp_Registration Register
Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search
Forum Scope


Match



Forum Options



Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters
sp_Feed sp_TopicIcon
The All-Purpose Getting-To-Know-BBers Questions Thread
2 January 2021
6.54pm
Avatar
Ron Nasty
Apple rooftop
Members

Reviewers
Forum Posts: 12284
Member Since:
17 December 2012
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
6221sp_Permalink sp_Print

Definitely a real thing, @50yearslate, rather than an elaborate joke.

The following people thank Ron Nasty for this post:

50yearslate

"I only said we were bigger than Rod... and now there's all this!" Ron Nasty

To @ Ron Nasty it's @ mja6758
The Beatles Bible 2020 non-Canon Poll Part One: 1958-1963 and Part Two: 1964-August 1966

3 January 2021
11.25am
Avatar
Little Piggy Dragonguy
Nowhere Land
Rishikesh
Members
Forum Posts: 4056
Member Since:
5 November 2011
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
6222sp_Permalink sp_Print

The only new show I’ve watched this year is Cocomelon. It’s absolutely horrible, but also strangely mesmerizing and calming. The star of the show is a baby. He only has two teeth so he can’t be more than eight months, but he can talk, walk, swim, ride a bike and eat bologna sandwiches. Truly amazing.

The following people thank Little Piggy Dragonguy for this post:

50yearslate

All living things must abide by the laws of the shape they inhabit 

3 January 2021
2.42pm
Avatar
Vera Chuck and Dave
Carnegie Hall
Members
Forum Posts: 598
Member Since:
25 February 2020
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
6223sp_Permalink sp_Print

The Last Dance was incredible

The following people thank Vera Chuck and Dave for this post:

50yearslate
3 January 2021
3.38pm
Avatar
vonbontee
Inside an Apple Orchard in a Letterbox
Apple rooftop
Members
Forum Posts: 5075
Member Since:
1 December 2009
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
6224sp_Permalink sp_Print

I’d never viewed ” Parks and Recreation” during its original to 2009-2017 run, but found it very enjoyable last year. Not a perfect sitcom, too many redundant one joke characters… but Leslie Knope and Ron Swanson are among the finest farcical sitcom characters I’ve ever loved, wonderfully funny performances there

The following people thank vonbontee for this post:

Vera Chuck and Dave, kelicopter, 50yearslate

GEORGE: In fact, The Detroit Sound. JOHN: In fact, yes. GEORGE: In fact, yeah. Tamla-Motown artists are our favorites. The Miracles. JOHN: We like Marvin Gaye. GEORGE: The Impressions PAUL & GEORGE: Mary Wells. GEORGE: The Exciters. RINGO: Chuck Jackson. JOHN: To name but eighty. 

            funniestpost-5.pngofftopic-1.png

https://rateyourmusic.com/~Myo.....Von_Bontee

3 January 2021
4.53pm
Avatar
Timothy
Nutopia
Candlestick Park
Members
Forum Posts: 1932
Member Since:
14 June 2016
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
6225sp_Permalink sp_Print

Vera Chuck and Dave said
The Last Dance was incredible

  

I liked that too. Very good. What about Tiger King? ahdn_john_08_gif

The following people thank Timothy for this post:

Vera Chuck and Dave

1.The Beatles 2.Sgt. Pepper 3.Abbey Road 4.Magical Mystery Tour 5.Rubber Soul 6.Revolver 7.Help! 8.Let It Be
9.A Hard Day’s Night 10.Please Please Me 11.Beatles For Sale 12.With The Beatles 13.Yellow Submarine

Most Avid John Fan 2020 and 2021: john.png john.png

3 January 2021
6.39pm
Avatar
meanmistermustard
Thankfully not where I am.
Moderator
Members

Reviewers


Moderators
Forum Posts: 24720
Member Since:
1 May 2011
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
6226sp_Permalink sp_Print

Couldn’t tell you what’s new on tv. The only new programme I’ve watched in a long time is ‘Taskmaster’.

The following people thank meanmistermustard for this post:

kelicopter, 50yearslate

"I told you everything I could about me, Told you everything I could" ('Before Believing' - Emmylou Harris)

4 January 2021
1.18am
Avatar
Vera Chuck and Dave
Carnegie Hall
Members
Forum Posts: 598
Member Since:
25 February 2020
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
6227sp_Permalink sp_Print

Timothy said

Vera Chuck and Dave said

The Last Dance was incredible

  

I liked that too. Very good. What about Tiger King? ahdn_john_08_gif

  

incredible, in a totally different way, hahaha

4 January 2021
2.09am
Avatar
Timothy
Nutopia
Candlestick Park
Members
Forum Posts: 1932
Member Since:
14 June 2016
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
6228sp_Permalink sp_Print

Vera Chuck and Dave said

Timothy said

Vera Chuck and Dave said

The Last Dance was incredible

  

I liked that too. Very good. What about Tiger King? ahdn_john_08_gif

  

incredible, in a totally different way, hahaha

  

Absolutely. These two would be my favourite shows from 2020. Can’t think of much else, apart from rewatching old stuff. 

The following people thank Timothy for this post:

Vera Chuck and Dave

1.The Beatles 2.Sgt. Pepper 3.Abbey Road 4.Magical Mystery Tour 5.Rubber Soul 6.Revolver 7.Help! 8.Let It Be
9.A Hard Day’s Night 10.Please Please Me 11.Beatles For Sale 12.With The Beatles 13.Yellow Submarine

Most Avid John Fan 2020 and 2021: john.png john.png

4 January 2021
9.07am
Avatar
kelicopter
Sitting in an English Garden
Shea Stadium
Members
Forum Posts: 877
Member Since:
7 November 2010
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
6229sp_Permalink sp_Print

vonbontee said
I’d never viewed ” Parks and Recreation” during its original to 2009-2017 run, but found it very enjoyable last year. Not a perfect sitcom, too many redundant one joke characters… but Leslie Knope and Ron Swanson are among the finest farcical sitcom characters I’ve ever loved, wonderfully funny performances there

  

I watched this for the first time during (first) lockdown and really enjoyed it – post season 2.

 

I’m now giving Arrested Development a go for the first time, I’m about 3 eps in. Anyone have any recommendations for any other sitcoms along these lines?

The following people thank kelicopter for this post:

50yearslate, Vera Chuck and Dave

I think it's great you're going through a phase,

and I'm awfully glad it'll all be over in a couple

of days

 

funniestpost-3.png 2020

4 January 2021
11.46am
Avatar
50yearslate
Playing on the roofs again
Apple rooftop
Members
Forum Posts: 8744
Member Since:
15 November 2018
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
6230sp_Permalink sp_Print

YES!!! Parks and Rec is my favorite show, I love it so much ahdn_george_08

and @kelicopter if you liked Parks and Rec I would recommend my new second-favorite show, Schitt’s Creek. It can take a few episodes to get into it, and the humor is of a slightly different style, but it’s so very good and I love it dearly. 

The following people thank 50yearslate for this post:

kelicopter

Love one another.

- - -

(I'm Fiddy, not Walrian)

- - -

2018:IMG_3980.PNG 2019: 00A040E0-7F67-413C-9CAB-AB4C27EB864A.png 2020:offtopic.png

4 January 2021
1.01pm
Avatar
Ron Nasty
Apple rooftop
Members

Reviewers
Forum Posts: 12284
Member Since:
17 December 2012
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
6231sp_Permalink sp_Print

The second series (8 episodes this time) of Staged starts tonight! Yay!

ahdn_john_08_gifahdn_john_08_gifahdn_john_08_gifjohn-lennon-salute_gif

"I only said we were bigger than Rod... and now there's all this!" Ron Nasty

To @ Ron Nasty it's @ mja6758
The Beatles Bible 2020 non-Canon Poll Part One: 1958-1963 and Part Two: 1964-August 1966

4 January 2021
9.11pm
Avatar
Sky999
On The Hill
Candlestick Park
Members
Forum Posts: 2045
Member Since:
14 January 2013
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
6232sp_Permalink sp_Print

That I can recall because last year seemed to last forever, Sex Education and The Queens Gambit. Both are fantastic in different ways, but The Queens Gambit mesmerized me.

The following people thank Sky999 for this post:

50yearslate
5 January 2021
12.53am
Avatar
Vera Chuck and Dave
Carnegie Hall
Members
Forum Posts: 598
Member Since:
25 February 2020
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
6233sp_Permalink sp_Print

kelicopter said

vonbontee said

I’d never viewed ” Parks and Recreation” during its original to 2009-2017 run, but found it very enjoyable last year. Not a perfect sitcom, too many redundant one joke characters… but Leslie Knope and Ron Swanson are among the finest farcical sitcom characters I’ve ever loved, wonderfully funny performances there

  

I watched this for the first time during (first) lockdown and really enjoyed it – post season 2.

 

I’m now giving Arrested Development a go for the first time, I’m about 3 eps in. Anyone have any recommendations for any other sitcoms along these lines?

  

idk if there’s much else out there quite like Arrested Development

love that show (first 3 seasons anyways)

The following people thank Vera Chuck and Dave for this post:

kelicopter, Von Bontee
23 October 2021
8.46pm
Avatar
Starr Shine?
Waiting in the sky
Apple rooftop
Members
Forum Posts: 16104
Member Since:
1 November 2013
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

When are you?

https://youtu.be/52nwiTs7bk8

Brainwashed by RadiantCowbells.

If you can't log in and can't use the forum go here and someone will help you out.

24 October 2021
1.56am
Avatar
Vera Chuck and Dave
Carnegie Hall
Members
Forum Posts: 598
Member Since:
25 February 2020
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
6235sp_Permalink sp_Print

Starr Shine? said
When are you?

  

When am I….?

mccartney-shrug_01_gif

17 December 2021
3.42pm
Avatar
William Shears Campbell
Somewhere In The Black Mountain Hills Of Utah
Rishikesh
Members
Forum Posts: 3631
Member Since:
14 June 2016
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
6236sp_Permalink sp_Print

Starr Shine? said
When are you?

  

The 23rd of July 1932

Here | There | Everywhere

It's ya boi!  The one and only Billy Shears (AKA Paul's Replacement)

"Sometimes I wish I was just George Harrison" - John Lennon

 

Forum Timezone: Europe/London
Most Users Ever Online: 700
Currently Online: Joe, Ahhh Girl
Guest(s) 1
Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)
Top Posters:
Starr Shine?: 16104
Ron Nasty: 12284
Zig: 9832
50yearslate: 8744
Necko: 7984
AppleScruffJunior: 7561
parlance: 7111
mr. Sun king coming together: 6403
Mr. Kite: 6147
trcanberra: 6064
Member Stats:
Guest Posters: 88
Members: 2779
Moderators: 5
Admins: 1
Forum Stats:
Groups: 3
Forums: 44
Topics: 5160
Posts: 371042
Newest Members:
LondonLou1954, Pmak2002DhaniFan102, fab4joe@aol.com, taxmansrevolver, kelfro75
Moderators: Joe: 5286, meanmistermustard: 24720, Ahhh Girl: 21113, Beatlebug: 17773, The Hole Got Fixed: 8406
Administrators: Joe: 5286