Alfred Egenhofer
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 +1Posted on May 10th, 2013 | re: This Week In Movie Trailers, You Guys (31 comments)

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind was wonderful. All the rest ranged from bad to unwatchable!

 +5Posted on Feb 7th, 2013 | re: Please Hold Your Judgment: Windless Kite Flying (14 comments)

Wait are you all going to make fun of this? Wasn’t this actually pretty neat? I was impressed!

 +3Posted on Feb 4th, 2013 | re: This Is Just A Good Bruce Willis In Die Hard Mural On The FOX Studio Lot (17 comments)

Wait I just googled “Diehard 3 jug scene” and I think they did it right!

 +2Posted on Feb 4th, 2013 | re: This Is Just A Good Bruce Willis In Die Hard Mural On The FOX Studio Lot (17 comments)

My memory of that scene is that they fudge the answer. Like, there’s a definitive way to get the the precise volume, but I don’t think they do it legitimately.

 +3Posted on Feb 4th, 2013 | re: This Is Just A Good Bruce Willis In Die Hard Mural On The FOX Studio Lot (17 comments)

It’s kind of remarkable that it’s so close to the original!

 +5Posted on Dec 25th, 2012 | re: Favorite TV Shows Of 2012 (48 comments)

Look at that old TV.

 0Posted on Dec 18th, 2012 | re: Tom Cruise Has The Right Idea About Hotels (23 comments)

Tom Cruise is a pilot! He offered a VERY charming anecdote about piloting on a Letterman appearance a few years ago.

 +2Posted on Dec 14th, 2012 | re: This Week In Movie Trailers, You Guys (46 comments)

Pacific Rim is King of the Monsters! I will see it.

 0Posted on Oct 13th, 2012 | re: Duh Aficionado Magazine: Mitt Romney Isn't Coach Taylor (48 comments)

Hey it looks like the creator of FNL agrees with Gabe! He has asked Romney to disassociate himself from the phrase. He wrote him a letter!

 +4Posted on Sep 21st, 2012 | re: What Is A Movie That You Want To Rewatch That We Should All Rewatch? (233 comments)

Oh my god I’m like 150th in line, but Dark City is pretty great, if I remember it correctly…

 +4Posted on Aug 24th, 2012 | re: Oliver Sacks Luvs 2 Trip Ballz! (14 comments)

Can Dudley tell time? Oh lord no.

 +6Posted on Aug 2nd, 2012 | re: Oh, Actually, Boycott Chick-Fil-A (184 comments)

I am thrilled the O’Reilly segment got around to the concept of economic coercion at the end, and that the guest/comedian understood the concept and made a completely accurate counterargument to the other two badgering harpies.

It’s not economic coercion when it’s private citizens spending their money. The boycott is precisely the same kind of ‘speech’ that Citizens United dealt with. People have a right to spend their money however they want, and because corporations are citizens THEY have that right.

The one aspect of this where the concept of coercion MAY be applicable is where the mayors stated a reluctance to allow Chick-Fil-A to build in their cities… I know that through zoning and blah blah blah town and cities CAN prevent stores from opening up. If they’re doing so because of a political belief held by the owner, that actually might be constitutionally problematic… I look forward to following those stories if/as they develop.

 +8Posted on Mar 9th, 2012 | re: Friday Giveaway: Being Flynn Soundtrack & Book + Bose Earbuds! (53 comments)

“I Did It for the Bose Earbud Headphones”

 +2Posted on Feb 3rd, 2012 | re: Thursday Night TV Open Thread (103 comments)

That was my favorite moment. I love the rare acknowledgment that it’s a tv show. Like from season 1, I think, when they had a Verizon ad in the show that winds up with her looking at the camera and asking for her money…

 +8Posted on Jan 31st, 2012 | re: As It Turns Out, Mitt Romney Can ALSO Sing (34 comments)

With regard to the “youngish actor” comment… Do you know how old Mitt Romney is? I’ve heard him say he’s been married to the same woman for 42 years a few times and that number seems impossibly high to me! He looks 42! Mormon living is CLEAN living…

This just made me laugh out loud. Paul Krugman!

 +6Posted on Jan 13th, 2012 | re: This Week In Movie Trailers, You Guys (119 comments)

I am also curious about the “Life Aquatic is awful” concept. My friend loves it the most of all his movies, and goes so far as to say something like it’s the most Wes Anderson movie of all his movies. Upon repeated viewings, it really grew on me also. I kinda love that movie. There’s a lot of stuff in the corners that I didn’t quite catch in the first run through, which is uncommon for me, ladies.

I guess my feeling really stems from being into something and being aware of it. There are dating websites dedicated to various kinks and preferences. I figure they exist to help people find happiness and who are we to denigrate one’s idea of the perfect match?

If the laughter stems from the publicity side of it, I guess that’s fair… Public figures and statements are fair game and yeah this is a fairly cheesy attempt to make a promotional video seem like a news item. I thought it felt like this post was a little more about bashing the concept of women into younger men than bashing this particular video. If my reading is unfair, I apologize!

At the risk of making this into a thing, because it’s so not a thing at all, but… why is this making people feel uncomfortable? I mean, why use “barf” as a descriptor of an older woman who wants a younger man? The reverse situation has been pretty well accepted forever. I assume it’s because you think the women are basically paying for sex? But you really do seem to come down pretty negatively on everyone who just likes the age dynamic.

I feel weird even typing this because SO WHAT, WHO CARES! but… this video isn’t inherently funny and the post is basically repeating the content of the video…. so I kinda think the tone of this particular post is oddly caustic. Like, women shouldn’t WANT to date young guys in the first place, and expressing that interest is wrong in someway.

I prefer teens get into drug addiction and eating disorders on their own, frankly.

 +3Posted on Nov 29th, 2011 | re: Domino's Pizza iPad App Looks Fun, Delicious, And Insulting (38 comments)

Ugh this stupid site logs me in as my facebook account if I’m already logged into facebook now? That’s wonderful. Whatever. I stand behind my Burgertime!

 +15Posted on Nov 29th, 2011 | re: Domino's Pizza iPad App Looks Fun, Delicious, And Insulting (38 comments)

Don’t tell Gabe about Paperboy or Burgertime… He’ll lose his fucking mind.

 +1Posted on Nov 28th, 2011 | re: Is Mac And Cheese A Black Thing? (64 comments)

Roger Ebert makes a reference to Mac & Cheese being an essential at the Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners in black households in his review of a Thanksgiving movie he tweeted about this past Thursday… The movie is called “What’s Cooking?”

This is a link to the review (I think)

 +4Posted on Nov 22nd, 2011 | re: Is FOX News Worse Than No News At All? (41 comments)

This just made me giggle.