I’ve been reading Pinocchio to my daughter the last few days, and...Geppetto is not a kindly dude (at least not yet). He’s angry and abusive, in his first appearance he beats up another guy twice, and by chapter three the townspeople are so sure he’s going to excessively beat Pinocchio back home that they put him in… Read more
Sometimes the simple explanations are wrong though. Usually, in fact, when it comes to language and symbols. There are dozens of urban-legend origin stories for English words, and plenty more for symbols, all of them complete and utter nonsense (“golf” does not come from the phrase “gentlemen only, ladies forbidden”,… Read more
I thought ten 80° turns were supposed to be impressive in these sports...
Thank you. His was a character that absolutely did not need to be in Monsters University.
I didn’t go out of my way to avoid Ragnarok trailers or marketing, but I somehow completely missed this trailer, and only pieced together that it was going to be the Hulk after the word “incredible...” in the movie. Which was awesome, but my wife and friends around me were all “oh come on we knew from the trailers… Read more
“To whoever ends up buying this at auction, sorry I couldn’t have come up with anything more profound than this.”
It’s virtue signaling. “I am more moral than those who kneel.”
No. You’re just goalpost shifting. “Consistently refuses to back up their vague ‘feeling’” is nowhere near the same footing as “I haven’t heard a rational argument yet.”
Dude cost them hundreds of thousands of dollars over his hurt feelings. They’re entitled to “rub it in.”