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Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 12-31-2006, 04:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 670
Posted By Brown Fedora
I'd -love- to see new Indy toys! -B.F. :hat:

I'd -love- to see new Indy toys!

-B.F. :hat:
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 12-31-2006, 04:00 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 7,503
Posted By Brown Fedora
Yea. Always a good thing to stifle somebody...

Yea. Always a good thing to stifle somebody else's opinion, isn't it?

I didn't say George has always been a Hack, nor do I think he totally lacks the potential to dig himself out of the current...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 12-31-2006, 03:01 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 7,503
Posted By Brown Fedora
Couldn't have said it better myself. Swore up and...

Couldn't have said it better myself. Swore up and down that he wouldn't be able to ruin Star Wars. But somehow, magically, he did.

If nothing else, we owe him our contempt for personally delaying...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 12-31-2006, 02:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,483
Posted By Brown Fedora
Already done. See "National...

Already done. See "National Treasure";)

B.F.
Forum: Globe-trotting 12-31-2006, 02:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,229
Posted By Brown Fedora
Couldn't agree more;) -B.F.

Couldn't agree more;)

-B.F.
Forum: Globe-trotting 12-30-2006, 03:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,229
Posted By Brown Fedora
Post Proof: "Mystery Park"

Here you are, you mugs. Proof that Erich 'Chariots of the Gods' Von Danniken does INDEED have a themepark, complete with animatronics, in Switzerland..;)

Sounds like a Raven fieldtrip to me... ;)...
Forum: Archaeology 12-30-2006, 03:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,981
Posted By Brown Fedora
Sadly, as far as I know, the guy's already...

Sadly, as far as I know, the guy's already excavating. There was a blurb about him on "After Dark" (or whatever the old Art Bell show is called, these days), and there has since been some controversy...
Forum: Archaeology 12-30-2006, 03:32 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 27,565
Posted By Brown Fedora
Good discussion, gang. As an archaeologist...

Good discussion, gang.

As an archaeologist myself (and that doesn't mean I'm above error, just a statement in my defense), let me just comment on this bit, here. I'll leave my views of the Ark for...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 12-30-2006, 02:52 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 26,356
Posted By Brown Fedora
Indy Oh John... how I wish you were correct. Would...

Oh John... how I wish you were correct. Would have agreed with you once. Then, I saw "Attack Of The Clones".

So I'm willing to believe Lucas will try -anything- that looks like it can be done with...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 12-30-2006, 02:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,483
Posted By Brown Fedora
Indy Agreed. That'd be a pretty interesting quest. A...

Agreed. That'd be a pretty interesting quest. A lot of attached mythology, too.
There have been a lot of claims that the tomb has been found recently, mostly by a half-crazy Greek Archaeologist...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 12-30-2006, 02:37 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 7,503
Posted By Brown Fedora
Guarded about this one...

Whilst many others have said it, I will remain reserve judgement until the film is completed. So much has changed, the time period of the 1950s is so -dramatically different- from pre-war adventure...
Forum: Archaeology 10-13-2005, 03:23 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,751
Posted By Brown Fedora
I beg to differ regarding their credulity. As...

I beg to differ regarding their credulity. As would the Universities and institutions employing them. There is a difference between credulity and ethical responsibility. I didn't say I agreed with...
Forum: Films 10-13-2005, 02:23 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 9,800
Posted By Brown Fedora
Thanks for clarifying; no offense was intended,...

Thanks for clarifying; no offense was intended, in any case, however!:)

-Alex
Forum: Archaeology 10-12-2005, 11:55 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,751
Posted By Brown Fedora
An interesting point. If I may respond, Clinton...

An interesting point. If I may respond, Clinton (respectfully),

As a scientist I know plenty of scientists (personally, professionally, and from afar) who DO believe that science is infallible, and...
Forum: Films 10-12-2005, 10:02 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 9,800
Posted By Brown Fedora
In the 1980s, General Ngo Nguyen Giap of the...

In the 1980s, General Ngo Nguyen Giap of the North Vietnamese Army met the American general Westmoreland. Westmoreland and Giap had a discussion about the war, and the two began a (polite) debate...
Forum: Films 10-12-2005, 04:23 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 9,800
Posted By Brown Fedora
"They have never been effective against...

"They have never been effective against us."

You've got to be kidding. Ever heard of the Lost Battalion? Huertgen? Kasserine Pass? What about the Germans in the Revwar who pretty much consistently...
Forum: Archaeology 10-12-2005, 04:17 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,751
Posted By Brown Fedora
Science is not infallible. Neither is religion....

Science is not infallible. Neither is religion. Sadly, there are extremists in both who will tell you otherwise. For every St. Jerome, we have Steven Hawking locking himself in a room for two weeks...
Forum: Archaeology 10-12-2005, 04:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,118
Posted By Brown Fedora
I'm an archaeologist. I specialize in ancient...

I'm an archaeologist. I specialize in ancient cults and mystery religions. Most recent stuff has been about Mithra/Mithras (choose your spelling here). Recently began work on my PHD.

-Fed-
Forum: Indy Video Games 10-12-2005, 04:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,987
Posted By Brown Fedora
(DVD Commentary from George Lucas, being played...

(DVD Commentary from George Lucas, being played over the scene)

"And you can clealry see here that The Last Crusade was an unfinished film until the new advances in CGI allowed me to complete it....
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 10-12-2005, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 730
Posted By Brown Fedora
I would, as well. But the problem is that the...

I would, as well. But the problem is that the fourth Indiana Jones film is an ego project for George, and to a lesser exent for Sir Stevie. Both of these guys have relegated themselves toward...
Forum: Archaeology 07-06-2005, 05:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,790
Posted By Brown Fedora
While I think that some elements of...

While I think that some elements of mytho-archaeology are valid, and while I don't think it's fair to insult anyone's intelligence, I think you're spot on here.

Three words:

Erich Von...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 06-30-2005, 04:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 767
Posted By Brown Fedora
Great point. And, there's a heck of a lot going...

Great point. And, there's a heck of a lot going on there with the independence war in 48'-49!
Great ideas for a setting, guys.


-Fed
Forum: Indiana Jones 5 06-30-2005, 03:10 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,152
Posted By Brown Fedora
Indy That's a very good way of putting it, and it...

That's a very good way of putting it, and it encapsulates my feelings about this issue, for the most part, though I would disagree about a lack of really good movies for kids in the 80s.. there were...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 06-24-2005, 05:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,577
Posted By Brown Fedora
Good lord, please. Somebody shut the man up. If...

Good lord, please. Somebody shut the man up. If Lucas directs it, can you see it?

We see a teenage Indy standing in front of a group of archaeologists, his face ridden with angst.

"I'm going to be...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 05-19-2005, 10:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,357
Posted By Brown Fedora
Appreciate the input, thanks. An adventurebuilt...

Appreciate the input, thanks. An adventurebuilt is simply not an option, as this was a gift, and Miller Hats does not accept returns.

I have applied for membership at COW, but it hasn't been...
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