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by MadMichael
Oct 15th 2003, 6:56 am
Forum: 2002 DVD release (BMG)
Topic: Someone is selling my custom covers on Ebay...
Replies: 20
Views: 10366

There is a forum buried somewhere for such matters
There is a usenet forum: alt.marketing.online.ebay.
by MadMichael
Oct 1st 2003, 7:13 am
Forum: Books and Stories
Topic: Neal Stephenson's 'Quicksilver'
Replies: 1
Views: 3470

Neal Stephenson's 'Quicksilver'

Fans of 'Snowcrash', 'The Diamond Age', and 'Cryptonomicon' will probably want to seek out 'Quicksilver', 1000 pages thick and the start of a new trilogy. Here's a couple of reviews: http://slate.msn.com/id/2088510/ http://www.salon.com/tech/books/2003/09/24/quicksilver/index.html Also by Stephenson...
by MadMichael
Oct 1st 2003, 6:57 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: the holidays are upon us!
Replies: 10
Views: 3933

other christmas stuff like stollen OK, I had to google "stollen" to get a definition :lol: ...this side of the pond, it's "fruitcake", and one of the oldest jokes around is the story of the immortal fruitcake with brick-like consistency that no one eats and gets passed from hand to hand as a gift f...
by MadMichael
Sep 22nd 2003, 9:45 am
Forum: Your So-Called Life
Topic: Anyone in the path of Isabel?
Replies: 17
Views: 4717

Pic of Isabel from the space station is authentic, details updated in the original posting...
by MadMichael
Sep 21st 2003, 8:07 pm
Forum: Your So-Called Life
Topic: Anyone in the path of Isabel?
Replies: 17
Views: 4717

Isabel pics

Please review my earlier post with the pictures, I have received information that at least one of the pics is not Isabel...
by MadMichael
Sep 20th 2003, 5:03 am
Forum: Your So-Called Life
Topic: Anyone in the path of Isabel?
Replies: 17
Views: 4717

Isabel pics

...The overhead view is from the space station... ***UPDATE*** At least one of these pics (the ship) is not Isabel. A family member I sent it to saw it discussed on the Weather Channel as an example of false labeling. It's really just a big thunderstorm, a 'wall cloud' typical of storms that produce...
by MadMichael
Sep 2nd 2003, 1:02 am
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: REQUEST: All 19 episodes
Replies: 2
Views: 1606

The full set may still be available from your favorite retailer, online or otherwise. Read the DVD FAQ http://www.mscl.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1387 and look for the post titled "Where to buy the MSCL DVD". Here is a quote from that FAQ: The rights to "My So-Called Life" will expire in April 2003, ...
by MadMichael
Sep 1st 2003, 9:58 am
Forum: The Show
Topic: "a sophomore"?
Replies: 23
Views: 3675

What are the terms for the 1st (=freshman?), 3rd and 4th grades in college? Do these grades also have names? The 4 years of college in America are Freshman(1), Sophomore(2), Junior(3), and Senior(4). The diploma is a Bachelor's degree, for whatever discipline (Arts, Science, etc.). Post-graduate pr...
by MadMichael
Jul 9th 2003, 2:33 pm
Forum: Books and Stories
Topic: Philip K. Dick
Replies: 3
Views: 4279

I just finished re-reading The Man in the High Castle, and A Scanner Darkly is on my all-time best list.

http://www.philipkdick.com/
by MadMichael
Apr 4th 2003, 11:50 pm
Forum: The Show
Topic: The End
Replies: 37
Views: 5341

Re: The End

hydro_27 wrote:Does any know why there was only one season of MSCL?
In a nutshell, "low ratings". Sometimes a network will give a show time to grow, but not in this case...
by MadMichael
Mar 18th 2003, 9:23 am
Forum: Music
Topic: Peter Gabriel is coming to DVD!
Replies: 16
Views: 4297

I received my 'Secret World' DVD from amazon.com yesterday and am enjoying it very much. Extra bits include a 15-minute behind the scenes feature and a three-minute time-lapse of the load-in, show, and load-out. I have worked as a local union stagehand for 28 years, and it continues to amuse me that...
by MadMichael
Jan 26th 2003, 12:54 am
Forum: The Show
Topic: What's with the bloody motorcycle?
Replies: 12
Views: 2779

Kirstie Alley...then went into the feeling of the motor pulsing and throbbing...and you get the general idea. I thought Arsenio was going to fall right out of his chair. One well-known knickname for Harleys is 'Milwaukee Vibrator'. I personally know a couple of ladies who can get the big 'O' while ...
by MadMichael
Jan 23rd 2003, 11:38 pm
Forum: 2002 DVD release (BMG)
Topic: I'm from Holland, where can I buy the dvd online in € euro's
Replies: 2
Views: 1734

Check the FAQ http://www.mscl.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1387, one of the on-line retailers listed is in Germany and sells in Euros...look for "Where to buy the MSCL DVD?"...good luck...
by MadMichael
Jan 23rd 2003, 8:17 am
Forum: The Show
Topic: What's with the bloody motorcycle?
Replies: 12
Views: 2779

Aren't they purposefully manufactured that noisy as a measure of safety? ie....even though you may not see someone on a cycle, at least you could hear them behind you or next to you in traffic? In the USA, motorcycles manufactured after 1982 are subject to EPA regulations for noise emission, in the...