Movie Thread

Discussion in 'Movies/TV' started by Puck, Jul 21, 2007.

  1. Tennessy XO

    Tennessy XO Twit @TennessyXO

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    Transformers 2 was nominated for an Academy Award.

    Suck it haters.
  2. Fry

    Fry #Angry

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    See, I hate Parks and Rec because I hate Amy Poelher. Can't stand her or Tina Fey. Somehow they have convinced people that they are funny.
  3. Scarecrow

    Scarecrow CEO of PPO Tip Jar Donor

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    I didn't like Poehler until Parks. You remember the skits with Wil Ferrel where she would be his 'lover'.......it was like everything she did was a throw back to that. Calm her down a bit and she is funny. Tina Fey....I think is fairly funny.
  4. RavensShallBurn

    RavensShallBurn Ruck the Favens

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    Women can be just somewhat funny and be considered hilarious. Once again, women have it easier... aside from the giving birth thing. Thank god I don't have to do that.
  5. Deuce Wayne

    Deuce Wayne Damnit, I cant find my driving moccasins anywhere!

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    Women generally aren't funny, but that's usually because feminine behavior isn't funny. So many try to "butch" it up and try to hard... so that also doesn't work.

    I think Kristen Wiig is funny. Aubrey Plaza is funny. Ellen Degeneres is the funniest female comic I know of.

    Part of it is image. Like why Louis CK is the best comic currently. Give a handsome comic his material and people might giggle.
  6. GeronimoJackson

    GeronimoJackson Pro Bowler

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    Ellen is funny because she doesn't try to be funny, she's just a big dork. Since you like English comics, Karl Pilkington is pretty damn funny in his show, An Idiot Abroad.
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  7. 5tweezyPOT

    5tweezyPOT Pro Bowler

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    That hot one from broad city is funny as ****
  8. Alex1939

    Alex1939 Space Invaders Champion Tip Jar Donor

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    Nobody thinks Amy schumer on Comedy Central is funny? How about ralphie mays wife? That chick is hilarious
  9. SawdustMan

    SawdustMan Superhero Squad Tip Jar Donor

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    Most people don't realize just how funny she is as a standup.
  10. SawdustMan

    SawdustMan Superhero Squad Tip Jar Donor

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    I've seen Schumer open at Zanies a few times and enjoyed it (even though it was always the same set). But everytime I see her in a longer format situations she always ends up getting on my nerves.