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    Thread: Anti -Vaxxers movements
Post: RE: Anti -Vaxxers movements

I'm with Boomstick. But  'paranoia' is now usually being used as a confusionism to mean any precaution, any health concern, or any safety measure. The real paranoia is on the left because it believes ...
Skyway Patrolman Politics 11 688 November 14th, 2020, 10:46 PM
    Thread: This Island Earth
Post: RE: This Island Earth

It's not laughable even by today's poor-taste standards but might be 'corny' by these same poor-taste standards, and it does merit its A-movey status.
Skyway Patrolman General Movies 5 352 November 14th, 2020, 11:59 AM
    Thread: The crystal palace dinosaurs
Post: RE: The crystal palace dinosaurs

They were an exhibit produced by Richard Owen.
Skyway Patrolman Archeology and Prehistory 3 363 November 14th, 2020, 02:23 AM
    Thread: Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea
Post: RE: Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea

I was never a big fan of the series, and the movey seemed much better from what I see in the trailer, but I don't remember it very much.
Skyway Patrolman General Movies 3 483 November 14th, 2020, 02:10 AM
    Thread: Stargate Atlantis
Post: RE: Stargate Atlantis

They weren't jokes, they were jabs, and I'm not boycotting it, I'm just not watching it, and it's more than just the anti-Canadianism. The show has been cancelled for several years but is rerun on CTV...
Skyway Patrolman Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 5 286 November 14th, 2020, 01:50 AM
    Thread: Problems with self publishing
Post: RE: Problems with self publishing

You can submit to publishing houses that accept unsolicited mss. without an agent, but you can also get an agent, and for this you can try First Writer. I tried to get my books published traditionally...
Skyway Patrolman Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors 4 973 November 14th, 2020, 01:38 AM
    Thread: We need a Geek [We need a Hero]
Post: RE: We need a Geek [We need a Hero]

It's a slur even if you don't think of it that way. It means simpleton.
Skyway Patrolman Fan Sites 8 1,537 November 13th, 2020, 02:11 PM
    Thread: Stargate Atlantis
Post: RE: Stargate Atlantis

Well, jabs are always intended with malice by definition. There are ways of teasing which are inoffensive. There was nothing inoffensive about the  comments they made about Canada and Canadians.
Skyway Patrolman Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 5 286 November 13th, 2020, 11:44 AM
    Thread: Emergence
Post: RE: Emergence

It was last spring that it was cancelled. It came out in 2018. A mysterious girl (Alexa Swinton) was found at the site of  a plane crash and is taken in by the town's police chief (Allison Tolman). It...
Skyway Patrolman Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 2 182 November 12th, 2020, 12:00 PM
    Thread: We need a Geek [We need a Hero]
Post: RE: We need a Geek [We need a Hero]

The word is whiz or techy or expert. You shouldn't be using slurs.
Skyway Patrolman Fan Sites 8 1,537 November 12th, 2020, 11:47 AM
    Thread: 2020 American Politics
Post: RE: 2020 American Politics

Thanks for the explanation.
Skyway Patrolman Politics 31 1,020 November 11th, 2020, 01:09 PM
    Thread: Problems with self publishing
Post: RE: Problems with self publishing

I self-published 2 books, and they sold maybe 3 copies each last time I checked after about a year. Same thing with a lot of people. Yes, Amazon is  a good choice, but not necessarily Kindle. Lulu als...
Skyway Patrolman Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors 4 973 November 11th, 2020, 03:31 AM
  Video Thread: Emergence
Post: Emergence

I thought  it was a great series but was short-lived, which was disappointing to the fans and cast, who enjoyed doing it, and I imagine the production peresonnel. It was apparently inspired by Strange...
Skyway Patrolman Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 2 182 November 10th, 2020, 04:44 PM
    Thread: This Island Earth
Post: RE: This Island Earth

I forgot to mention it's available for viewing on You Tube.
Skyway Patrolman General Movies 5 352 November 10th, 2020, 02:46 PM
  Video Thread: This Island Earth
Post: This Island Earth

[Video: http://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MbXBV7L-Dfo]
Skyway Patrolman General Movies 5 352 November 10th, 2020, 11:48 AM
  Video Thread: Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea
Post: Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea

[Video: http://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SJZmfF7qZ98]
Skyway Patrolman General Movies 3 483 November 8th, 2020, 11:39 PM
    Thread: Creature from the Black Lagoon
Post: Creature from the Black Lagoon

I saw this movey probably in '63 (when I was 12) when our TV was in the basement in our Duvernay home, which at the time was still a municipality instead of a district, as the merger creating Laval (b...
Skyway Patrolman General Movies 0 273 November 8th, 2020, 08:40 PM
    Thread: 2020 American Politics
Post: RE: 2020 American Politics

There's also the matter of his cognitive abilities, as alluded to by Boomstick. And why would Biden choose as his running mate someone who was exposed as being guilty of all kinds of serious wrong doi...
Skyway Patrolman Politics 31 1,020 November 8th, 2020, 07:30 PM
    Thread: Stargate Atlantis
Post: Stargate Atlantis

Even tho it's in part a Canadian production and the Canadian flag is on the shoulders of the Canadian members, I think it's anti-Canadian because of its offensive and unacceptable anti-Canadian remark...
Skyway Patrolman Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 5 286 November 8th, 2020, 02:35 PM
    Thread: Planet of the Apes
Post: Planet of the Apes

[Video: http://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i...K40s&t=36s]
Skyway Patrolman General Movies 0 285 November 8th, 2020, 12:46 PM
    Thread: TZ
Post: TZ

[Video: http://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0umhBcCcPI] The phrase he mentions, 'submitted for your approval' was usewd in every episode of the long-running Montréal series Are You Afraid of the ...
Skyway Patrolman Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 0 110 November 8th, 2020, 12:38 PM
    Thread: Fantastic Voyage
Post: Fantastic Voyage

[Video: http://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dO5E4wkg0hA] [Video: http://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CD-B8pNahMk] [Video: http://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oc5Dvtorhns]
Skyway Patrolman General Movies 0 242 November 8th, 2020, 12:19 PM
    Thread: Favourite French Songs
Post: RE: Favourite French Songs

[Video: http://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J6YWCLFJ0oM]
Skyway Patrolman General Discussions 3 620 November 8th, 2020, 11:32 AM
    Thread: In Defense of Star Trek: Enterprise
Post: RE: In Defense of Star Trek: Enterprise

I thought all the spin-off themes were very good, except for Enterprise, which I didn't like, and I didn't like the singer either, but I never watched Discovery, n naturally the classic ST theme, and ...
Skyway Patrolman Star Trek 12 1,025 November 8th, 2020, 11:15 AM