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  1. Re: It's raining Emmy and Tony Winning Ladies Who Lunch

    A friend posted this on Facebook this morning. I remember seeing this live as a kid in the mid 90s and thinking who IS this strange, boozy, slightly scary woman? I think was my first exposure to...
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    Re: Schoolio's Movie Corner

    Heads up. Both The Immigrant and The Master are now available on Netflix.
  3. Re: The Cathode Ray Mission: The Misc. Television Thread

    Thanks for the background, VG. That's hilarious that one of the show runners went back to Homeland. As The Bridge's serial killer plot continued to strain credulity, I kept thinking it was getting...
  4. It's raining Emmy and Tony Winning Ladies Who Lunch

    One of the last great showbiz broads...
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    Re: Hey, Books

    Just finished some more non-fiction from last year: The Blood Telegram: Nixon, Kissinger and a Forgotten Genocide by Gary J. Bass. It's a fascinating and pretty shocking inside look at how Nixon and...
  6. Re: The Cathode Ray Mission: The Misc. Television Thread

    Just finished season 1 of FX's The Bridge. It started off promisingly - especially with a really superb and appropriately odd central performance of Diane Kruger as a high-functioning autistic (I...
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    Re: The Gays* Only Thread

    Man, Scruff really drains my phone's battery.
  8. Re: The Office Space Thread II - humanitarian edition

    Additional Skills: Misogyny
  9. Re: The Office Space Thread II - humanitarian edition

    ThatGirl - I'm not at all surprised that some of the senior execs you have to deal with are arrogant, but, yeah, the behavior Nathan was describing wasn't just arrogant, but bizarre.
  10. Re: The Cathode Ray Mission: The Misc. Television Thread

    So, I don't mean to discount anyone's experience with a piece of art - we all experience things differently - but I'm calling bullshit here. To be clear, I was mistaken. I hadn't seen And the Band...
  11. Re: ThatGirl's Job Search-Resume Questions /Help Thread

    From the article:


    I love the creativity, but he went from college grad to Creative Director? Must be a start-up.
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    Re: Hey, Books

    What the what? That sounds like an amazing night. I love JCM! And Pale Fire is my favorite Nabokov as well.

    I decided to get some non-fiction in. Just wrapping up Bright-Sided: How Positive...
  13. Re: The Office Space Thread II - humanitarian edition

    WTF? Why would anyone be rude to a recruiter? Is that normal behavior in your line of work? I'm guessing you're... not recruiting senior executives.
  14. Re: Weird rash? Genitals leaking green fluid? Have some Illegitimate Medical Advice!!

    Holy shit, Playa. That sounds awful.

    So, this is kinda embarrassing, but whatever. I won't have health insurance again until later this year - ah, work transitions. The last two weeks, I've...
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    Re: All that Jazz

    When I was in the UK last year, I saw the great jazz vocalist Cleo Laine, age 85, performing in concert. Though she was clearly showing signs of her age (having to stay seated during the entire...
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    Re: The Gays* Only Thread

    Pittsburgh Pride looks like a blast! I'm a bad gay. I didn't do LA or Long Beach Pride this year. In fact, during LA Pride weekend, I was having a mini-reunion with several friends from high...
  17. Re: The Cathode Ray Mission: The Misc. Television Thread

    Dammit. Your post made me check HBOGo. I haven't seen And the Band Played On since I was 19 or 20. They have And The Band Played On and Angels in America available. I might do an AIDS double-bill...
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    Re: The Gays* Only Thread

    God, this guy's hilarious. I wish they held The Meeting of the International Order of Sodomites in LA. (SD posted one of his other vids):

    IIAcmUPWLo4



    What color are you guys? I guess...
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    Re: A Basement Jaxx thread

    Ugh. DJ sets.
  20. Re: The Cathode Ray Mission: The Misc. Television Thread

    Thanks, Drinkey.
  21. Re: The Cathode Ray Mission: The Misc. Television Thread

    It's funny, I completely agree about And the Band Played On being a fantastic book and very good movie. It's also a work that attempts to tell a much broader story about the government's response to...
  22. Re: The Cathode Ray Mission: The Misc. Television Thread

    God damn. The Normal Heart on HBO. TKO. I was so disappointed when it was announced that Ryan Murphy, the genius behind the wretched Glee and dreadful American Horror Story was going to direct,...
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    Re: The 2014 return of KYLIE MINOGUE!

    Another new single. This one a charity single for the One Note for Cancer thingy wherein fans bid on individual notes from this song on ebay. Charity aside, I love the song. It's quintessential...
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    Re: Hey, Books

    Anjelica Houston's author's photo is better than yours. FACT.
    ...
  25. Re: The Cathode Ray Mission: The Misc. Television Thread

    My friend is a producer of one of the best play nominees and another friend is in the ensemble of one of the best musical nominees. A friend in the UK has recommended checking out UStream -...
  26. Re: The Cathode Ray Mission: The Misc. Television Thread

    Anyone know of any legit (or not-legit) ways of watching a live feed of broadcast stations (NBC, CBS, Fox) via desktop or tablet? A friend of mine is nominated for a Tony award. I was going to be...
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    Re: The Gays* Only Thread

    I should note - I actually like the song, too - though, admittedly, I'd never heard of the band before this.

    So, I'm, like 90% sure I just got invited to a dirty sexy party in Palm Springs.
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    Re: The 2014 return of KYLIE MINOGUE!

    She looks so fresh and un-popstar'd. I think it's a nice change of pace -- Mom jeans and all. Her core demo (35+ Eurogays) will probably hate it because there isn't enough DRAMA and bright,...
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    Re: A Basement Jaxx thread

    I would think the possibility of a US tour is more likely given the EDM explosion in the US. But perhaps they're too camp for the EDM-bro demo.
  30. Re: ThatGirl's Job Search-Resume Questions /Help Thread

    80% of Today's Jobs are Landed Through Networking


    (Exact figures like that might be questionable, but I think there's little doubt that having a strong network of connections can be incredibly...
  31. Re: The Office Space Thread II - humanitarian edition

    Jesus Christ. I asked the woman to print 1 document for me, not to help me analyze my monthly budget. I'm sure she told all her cats about it when she got home last night.
  32. Re: The Office Space Thread II - humanitarian edition

    I, apparently, pissed off our receptionist today by (graciously) asking her to print a 1-page document for a meeting I'd been asked to come in for on my day off. I was coming in without my laptop so...
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    Re: The Gays* Only Thread

    HOLY SHIT. You weren't kidding about the NSFW thing. I'm gonna sound a bit puritanical here, but I thought that "abeardedboy" guy was really compelling in the Holopaw music video - I mean that way...
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    Re: A Basement Jaxx thread

    YAY! I'm excited for new Jaxx! Maybe I'll finally see their live show, too.
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    Re: Schoolio's Movie Corner

    He's absolutely smashing in two Anthony Minghella films: Cold Mountain and The Talented Mr. Ripley. I also saw his Henry V on stage in London last year and he was pretty damn electrifying.


    I...
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    Re: The 2014 return of KYLIE MINOGUE!

    If you ever wondered what a Lars Von Trier directed Gap ad would look like, look no further... (Kinda subversive stuff for a pop star.)


    6g0c9mv0j9E
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    Re: The Gays* Only Thread

    STICK TO THE SCRIPT, HUNTER.
    MARRIAGE EQUALITY. ALL THE TIME. 24/7.
    BUT NO SEX. GAY PEOPLE DON'T HAVE SEX. DON'T YOU WATCH MODERN FAMILY?


    Wait. Which guy in the video has a... tumblr...
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    Re: The Gays* Only Thread

    I really enjoyed this new marriage equality video from HRC and GLAAD*:

    VbS58eESOFQ
    *possibly NSFW. Unless you work at The Eagle.
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    Re: Holy Crap, she's back!

    Yeah, the visuals, while beautifully shot, are nowhere near as intriguing as any of the prior projects. Shame. The men in black spandex suits look so stupid and feel completely wrong for the tone...
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    Re: Holy Crap, she's back!

    I'm sad to say I'm finding my interest waning for the first time since I started following these kooky Scandinavians in early 2010. I think with these guys the videos aren't just nice visuals;...
  41. Re: We have Plan B and Lil' B, but where's Katy B?

    I quite like the evolution of this young lady's sound. It's certainly more...adult than her debut (which has its charms, I think). New(ish) song from 2014:

    BOboa27SHDE
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    Re: Computer SOS!

    Thanks!





    We get it. You're better than us.


    (and, hey, I've had this new laptop on order for nearly 2 mos now)
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    Re: Computer SOS!

    So, that^ new laptop I was supposed to receive in March will not be arriving until the end of April. Don't ask. I'm on my crappy 2006 Gateway desktop PC with Windows XP until then. And because I...
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    Re: The Gays* Only Thread

    http://i57.tinypic.com/70dk49.jpg
  45. Re: The Office Space Thread II - humanitarian edition

    Yes, indeed. I've done quite a bit of research myself and am 90% sure sole proprietorship will be fine for me given that I'm not really starting a long-term business, but simply working as a...
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    Re: The Gays* Only Thread

    Yes! I was trying to figure out who that actor reminded me of. That's exactly right. He's like a butch Craig David.
  47. Re: The Office Space Thread II - humanitarian edition

    Now soliciting any and all advice, feedback, preparation recommendations, best practices summaries regarding consulting or contract work.

    Quick background:
    After nearly 4 years on the job, I...
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    Re: DIY and Home Repair

    Turns out I have a friend who does leather restoration on the side. Who knew? He's coming by this weekend and said he can restore that loveseat for $25. Not bad.

    Got another one for you. ...
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    Re: DIY and Home Repair

    I think I'll wait for Hannah or Jack to pipe in.
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    Re: DIY and Home Repair

    Thanks for the help on that table. As Hannah and Jack suggested, it was incredibly easy to take care of with a simple hex wrench package from Home Depot. While I was at Home Depot I asked staff in...
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