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XemaSab Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-21-09 02:04 PM
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28. The series as a whole is conservative
It's very Tory/status quo apologist.
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  -Bizarre list of top 25 conservative films - Brazil, Ghostbusters? NewJeffCT  Feb-21-09 09:32 AM   #0 
  - Maybe they saw Dan Akroyd and thought "Ah, yes. 'Doctor Detroit'. Great movie, that one..."  Deja Q   Feb-21-09 09:38 AM   #1 
  - This list is crap.  leeroysphitz   Feb-21-09 09:47 AM   #2 
  - They view LOTR as a cautionary tale - duly constituted authority overthrown  petronius   Feb-21-09 11:39 AM   #21 
     - good point, but  NewJeffCT   Feb-21-09 04:39 PM   #33 
        - He was more libertarian ...  RoyGBiv   Feb-23-09 09:47 PM   #36 
  - Heh... a lot of those movies undermine and poke fun at conservatives  Lavender Brown   Feb-21-09 09:53 AM   #3 
  - They apparently weren't aware of the fact that Stephen Colbert wasn't one of them.  alphafemale   Feb-21-09 10:08 AM   #6 
  - You'd have to be pretty stupid to view Ghostbusters as how the EPA unleashed an ancient Sumerian God  JVS   Feb-21-09 09:53 AM   #4 
  - It merely proves how fucking dumb conservatives are. Lord of the Rings as conservative?  Rabrrrrrr   Feb-21-09 09:58 AM   #5 
  - To be fair the Narnia BOOKS  TZ   Feb-21-09 10:36 AM   #8 
  - They're Christian parables, but they are not conservative.  Rabrrrrrr   Feb-21-09 10:48 AM   #11 
  - Yes but remember in these guys world view  TZ   Feb-21-09 11:11 AM   #14 
  - Oh, sure - I totally agree with that.  Rabrrrrrr   Feb-21-09 11:14 AM   #15 
  - The series as a whole is conservative  XemaSab   Feb-21-09 02:04 PM   #28 
  - Didn't C.S. Lewis hold socialist political beliefs?  TheMightyFavog   Feb-21-09 12:28 PM   #22 
  - Team America did what those two guys do in all their work...  DarkTirade   Feb-23-09 10:40 PM   #41 
  - I think they tried to co-opt "The Incredibles" by claming it repesented Ayn Rand ideology.  Tommy_Carcetti   Feb-21-09 11:19 AM   #19 
  - I really really want to...  Chan790   Feb-21-09 10:34 AM   #7 
  - not quite as bad as their list of 50 conservative rock songs a few years ago, but  fishwax   Feb-21-09 10:44 AM   #9 
  - Brazil was basically about the Bush administration.  Radical Activist   Feb-21-09 10:47 AM   #10 
  - Figuratively, you mean?  RoyGBiv   Feb-23-09 09:48 PM   #37 
  - Where's Dumb and Dumber?  rug   Feb-21-09 10:53 AM   #12 
  - Nah, Harry and Lloyd are too good-hearted.  ghostsofgiants   Feb-21-09 10:58 AM   #13 
  - And they probably think that Idiocracy is a sensitive and warm documentary about conservatism  Rabrrrrrr   Feb-21-09 11:16 AM   #17 
  - I'm suprised Napolean Dynamite wasn't on there  cherish44   Feb-21-09 11:15 AM   #16 
  - It's like Hitler's obsession with Siegfried, as though he (Hitler) never stuck around for the end  Rabrrrrrr   Feb-21-09 11:17 AM   #18 
  - Team America: World Police?!?!  JTG of the PRB   Feb-21-09 11:19 AM   #20 
  - Wouldnt surprise me  rcrush   Feb-21-09 02:01 PM   #26 
  - Team America is actually extremely anti-Liberal. Big time.  conturnedpro09   Feb-23-09 09:13 PM   #34 
     - Libertarian/Contrarian views ...  RoyGBiv   Feb-23-09 09:56 PM   #38 
     - Tre and Matt = ignorant assholes  Adenoid_Hynkel   Feb-24-09 03:09 AM   #46 
  - Movies that should be there:  EastTennesseeDem   Feb-21-09 12:36 PM   #23 
  - Rambo  XemaSab   Feb-21-09 02:07 PM   #31 
  - The Green Berets??  Urban Prairie   Feb-23-09 09:37 PM   #35 
  - Texas Chainsaw Massacre  baldguy   Feb-23-09 10:46 PM   #42 
  - Harrumph!  RFKHumphreyObama   Feb-21-09 12:39 PM   #24 
  - Dark Knight? Really?  Initech   Feb-21-09 01:03 PM   #25 
  - I guess cause its "Violent"  rcrush   Feb-21-09 02:03 PM   #27 
  - Some RW nutjob wrote an essay on it  EastTennesseeDem   Feb-21-09 02:06 PM   #29 
  - Gattica?  rcrush   Feb-21-09 02:07 PM   #30 
  - Why is "Flight 93" on this list?  XemaSab   Feb-21-09 02:08 PM   #32 
  - Here's the list with an explanation for each movie:  Pushed To The Left   Feb-23-09 09:57 PM   #39 
  - Just proves that the National Review film critic is insipid & shallow  baldguy   Feb-23-09 10:37 PM   #40 
  - They sure like those war movies. I also noticed a couple of weird things,  Kat45   Feb-24-09 12:55 AM   #43 
  - I actually LIKED Forrest Gump...  Adsos Letter   Feb-24-09 01:45 AM   #44 
  - "Groundhog Day?"  Adenoid_Hynkel   Feb-24-09 03:04 AM   #45 
 

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