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Offline houston-nat

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Re: Must See TV Thread
« Reply #1025: February 01, 2013, 03:29:26 PM »
I honestly believe American Pickers is a show about banjo players. Is that true?

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« Reply #1026: February 01, 2013, 03:35:33 PM »
I honestly believe American Pickers is a show about banjo players. Is that true?
No. It's about a couple of losers who drive a van around backwater nowhere places in America and buy junk from rednecks and hillbillies. It is stupid and it sucks.

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« Reply #1027: February 01, 2013, 04:08:58 PM »
No. It's about a couple of losers who drive a van around backwater nowhere places in America and buy junk from rednecks and hillbillies. It is stupid and it sucks.

and so he walks (away from the tv set when american pickers is on)

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« Reply #1028: February 01, 2013, 05:09:48 PM »
What else is there to do at night after the kids go to bed? It's not like there's 3 hours of Nats baseball to watch per night...



This,  kids go down,  have a beer,  watch a few hours of tv

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Re: Must See TV Thread
« Reply #1029: February 01, 2013, 05:53:58 PM »
Where do you guys find time to watch all these shows? I barely have time to keep up with two or three.
Also keep in mind with a DVR, a 30 minute shows is done in 22 minutes and an hour long shows runs you about 43 minutes...

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Re: Must See TV Thread
« Reply #1030: February 01, 2013, 06:17:51 PM »
Anybody gonna watch House of Cards on Netflix?

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Re: Must See TV Thread
« Reply #1031: February 01, 2013, 06:23:44 PM »
Finished first episode of The Americans. I agree with Chief. Could be quality.

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« Reply #1032: February 01, 2013, 06:29:48 PM »
Anybody gonna watch House of Cards on Netflix?

Yep.

Offline HalfSmokes

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« Reply #1033: February 01, 2013, 06:29:59 PM »
I'll give it until the season is over- i prefer to watch shows like that over the course of a couple of weeks

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« Reply #1034: February 02, 2013, 01:31:35 AM »
DVR bro. Wait for a rainy day and catch up.

But Archer is one of the few I make it a point to watch.
I've got one and use it regularly, that's how I'm watching Mad Men.  But still, that's a lot of shows I'd still have to make time for. 

Mad Men
Elementary
Parks and Rec
Top Gear
Big Bang Theory

That's about it.  I guess I mostly watch whatever the big game is that day or week that takes up most of my time.  I watch a lot of MLB Network, too.

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« Reply #1035: February 02, 2013, 10:50:11 AM »
Yep.
Two episodes down. God Kevin Spacey is so much fun to watch. Somebody commented that it seems at times like Kevin Spacey is acting in a far more interesting show than everyone else is, but gosh, Kevin Spacey.

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« Reply #1036: February 02, 2013, 11:19:53 AM »
Wait, Kevin Spacey on TV? Must watch.

Offline Frau Mau

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« Reply #1037: February 02, 2013, 11:29:36 AM »
Wait, Kevin Spacey on TV? Must watch.

One of my favorite actors.

Some others: Gary Oldman, Al Pacino, Eastwood, Robert Downey Jr., Johnny Depp. I'm sure I'm forgetting some...

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« Reply #1038: February 02, 2013, 11:29:52 AM »
Wait, Kevin Spacey on TV? Must watch.
Kevin Spacey on Netflix. As a sly, charming villain. It is truly something to behold.

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« Reply #1039: February 02, 2013, 11:34:04 AM »
Kevin Spacey on Netflix. As a sly, charming villain. It is truly something to behold.

About twenty or so years ago he was a delusional villain (though somewhat sympathetic) in an alluded to incestuous relationship with his sister on a show called Wiseguy. Its main character was an undercover organized crime detective played by Ken Wahl. The series hinged on him initially infiltrating the mob, but moved on from there. The storyline with Kevin Spacey playiing Mel Prophet was awesome.

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« Reply #1040: February 02, 2013, 11:57:46 AM »
Kevin Spacey on Netflix. As a sly, charming villain. It is truly something to behold.
I am so watching this. I love Mr. Spacey.

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Re: Must See TV Thread
« Reply #1041: February 03, 2013, 11:43:32 PM »
Top Gear was on (in the UK) tonight. It's on youtube for the time being in 7 parts.
Part 1:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGtdXTtN8A4

Offline nats2playoffs

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« Reply #1042: February 03, 2013, 11:54:43 PM »
Top Gear was on (in the UK) tonight. It's on youtube for the time being in 7 parts.
Part 1:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGtdXTtN8A4

BBC America will air the new show at 9 pm Monday night.  They are airing 2004 reruns at midnight tonight, and reruns of the six episodes from 2011 and 2012 all day Monday, up until the new Episode 1 for 2013 at 9 pm. 

The 2011 India Special is 1 pm-3 pm, followed by the 2012 episodes from 3 pm until 9 pm.


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Re: Must See TV Thread
« Reply #1043: February 04, 2013, 01:14:40 AM »
Best Shows on TV right now...in no particular order

The Walking Dead
Justified
Breaking Bad
Archer
Modern Family
Dexter
Homeland
Boardwalk Empire
Hawaii Five 0
Its Always Sunny
American Pickers
TBBT
Workaholics

just a few that I enjoy.



I see you mistakenly left off Game of Thrones. You are forgiven.

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Re: Must See TV Thread
« Reply #1044: February 04, 2013, 01:55:59 PM »
Top Gear on BBC America
                          :uk:
Today the 2011 India Special is 1 pm-3 pm, followed by the six 2012 episodes from 3 pm until 9 pm. 

New episode 1 for 2013 is at 9 pm tonight.

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Re: Must See TV Thread
« Reply #1045: February 04, 2013, 02:44:26 PM »
Top Gear on BBC America
                          :uk:
Today the 2011 India Special is 1 pm-3 pm, followed by the six 2012 episodes from 3 pm until 9 pm.  New episode 1 for 2013 is at 9 pm tonight.




we've come a long way from having to wait a year to get the shows on BBC-A

Offline HalfSmokes

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« Reply #1046: February 04, 2013, 07:44:34 PM »
Amazon is apparently  getting into original programming too


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Amazon Studios is reportedly tapping Goodman to play North Carolina Senator Gil John Biggs in an upcoming comedy, "Alpha House." The new series, written by Doonesbury cartoonist Garry Trudeau, centers around four senators who live together in Washington DC.

m.cnet.com/news/amazon-studios-taps-john-goodman-for-alpha-house-comedy/57567571

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« Reply #1047: February 04, 2013, 08:17:49 PM »
Top Gear -BBC America
New episode 1 for 2013 is at 9 pm tonight:
The 19th season begins with Jeremy attempting to build a car that is smaller than the 3-wheeled Peel P50 (pictured below).  Damian Lewis appears. 9 pm - 10:20 pm?.  Repeats 11:20 pm
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3-wheeled Peel P50, being driven in an office

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Re: Must See TV Thread
« Reply #1048: February 05, 2013, 01:15:36 PM »
Best shows on TV:

1. Archer
2. Top Gear
3. The Following
4. Hawaii Five-0 :lol:
5. Justified

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« Reply #1049: February 05, 2013, 01:20:42 PM »
Downton Abbey
Breaking Bad
Justified
Homeland
Mad Men