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Convoluted plots have always been something of an obsession of mine. The idea of keeping people interested, regardless of whatever tangential whim you decide to follow, sounds like a lot of fun to me. I grew up surrounded by insane plot twists and slingshots full of storytelling tropes being thrown at the media I consumed.

I like it.

Anyway, here's a video where some guy tries to explain a story and this kinda set me down the path of going "oh yeah, bonkers stories can just be a lot of fun." I mean, the guy's explanation made me chuckle and I wanted to put a link to it somewhere and rambling about plot was something that I used to do so... that.

The Bar & Grill / Re: Your Favorite Song Today
« on: February 19, 2019, 12:42:07 PM »
Just popping in with something nice and relaxing.

A Town with an Ocean View - Joe Hisaishi

The Bar & Grill / Re: BWF Bar and Grill
« on: February 19, 2019, 12:30:28 PM »
In this increasingly litigious world could we ask you to be more specific about what you desire, rather than a generic and easily misunderstood 'some'?

The correct response is, "You want some, come get some!"

Just sayin'.

The Bar & Grill / Re: What's The Weather Doing In Your Part Of The Planet
« on: February 18, 2019, 10:53:04 AM »
Too warm for February.

The Bar & Grill / Re: Thought for the day: Not a natural pairing, but...
« on: February 16, 2019, 12:15:16 AM »
As a non-theist who knows a fair bit about wrestling, they seem like a natural fit. Well, religions take kayfabe more seriously than most wrestling companies but apart from that it's almost uncanny.

Um, Pastry?

Writer's Talk / Re: Feedback beware
« on: February 14, 2019, 02:25:00 AM »
Just looking through the current films listings, there doesn't seem to be much scope for a plagiarized film in the fantasy section. The only two films out right now that your friend could believe are based on her work are Alita: Battle Angel which is based off a 29 year old manga or The Kid Who Would Be King which is a modern day Arthur story an idea too generic to be considered plagiarism.

Welcome - START HERE! / Re: I Didn't Die!
« on: February 14, 2019, 01:32:05 AM »
Welcome back.

The Bar & Grill / Re: Tired Of The Cold?
« on: January 19, 2019, 08:30:42 AM »
Half that is usually more than enough for me.

The Bar & Grill / Re: Your Favorite Song Today
« on: January 10, 2019, 11:44:50 PM »
Science Fiction - Arctic Monkeys
Is that an actual instrument on the page front, Ollie?

I have no idea, I think it's just a funky model though.

The Bar & Grill / Re: Your Favorite Song Today
« on: January 10, 2019, 05:54:33 AM »
Science Fiction - Arctic Monkeys

The Bar & Grill / Re: BWF Bar and Grill
« on: January 07, 2019, 05:38:32 AM »
Soup and pasta, as well as several Mexican dishes, the taste is always better the next day.

My husband, Dakota (our eldest son) and I are in a Monty Python roll. We just finished, Monty Python and the Holy Grail and are now onto, The Life of Brian. Absolutely slap-stick humor and you must be in the mood for it or it can be grating on the nerves. Tonight, it's getting the laughs.

I do love Monty Python. I think they are brilliant!

While I enjoy the films, I prefer the tv series.

The Bar & Grill / Re: Your Favorite Song Today
« on: January 07, 2019, 05:37:04 AM »

The Bar & Grill / Re: Your Favorite Song Today
« on: January 06, 2019, 01:53:41 AM »
2018 was a horrible year, so I need something with a little attitude to kick off the new year.

My Time - The Chris Warren Band

The Coffee Table / Re: What odd things make you feel old?
« on: December 29, 2018, 12:39:41 AM »
Omg  :o

I take it that this one is for me.

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