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Roland99 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun May-23-10 11:17 PM
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3. When Desmond "unplugged" the island, it changed things
Edited on Sun May-23-10 11:18 PM by Roland99
he was made mortal (or almost mortal) again.

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  -** OFFICIAL L O S T Post Finale Discussion Thread ** charlie and algernon  May-23-10 11:09 PM   #0 
  - I understand the ending but I didn't like it.  Roland99   May-23-10 11:15 PM   #1 
  - I actually thought they did a good job with that.  liberalhistorian   May-24-10 12:47 AM   #27 
     - I was hoping for an ending something like this.....  Roland99   May-24-10 07:12 AM   #38 
  - fLocke went down WAY too easily.  MilesColtrane   May-23-10 11:16 PM   #2 
  - When Desmond "unplugged" the island, it changed things  Roland99   May-23-10 11:17 PM   #3 
  - I know by that time that I sure wished I could have  liberalhistorian   May-24-10 12:48 AM   #28 
  - No, they showed him bleeding. After the light went out, he became a mortal again.  Bucky   May-23-10 11:18 PM   #4 
  - The light has to be in you so that nobody can turn them out on you.  RandomThoughts   May-23-10 11:23 PM   #9 
  - i don't think he WAS Smokey anymore  charlie and algernon   May-23-10 11:18 PM   #5 
  - and the guys are on Kimmel now .... all doin that guy thing  Whisp   May-23-10 11:19 PM   #6 
  - LOL, i think you were watching a different show  charlie and algernon   May-23-10 11:20 PM   #8 
  - just saying that no way a woman could be a Hurley,  Whisp   May-23-10 11:23 PM   #12 
     - well there was Rose  charlie and algernon   May-23-10 11:25 PM   #13 
        - o come on, she was a token.  Whisp   May-23-10 11:39 PM   #16 
        - OK, you've more than made your point.  liberalhistorian   May-24-10 12:50 AM   #29 
        - Yeah. The token sane woman on the show.  Touchdown   May-24-10 01:07 AM   #32 
        - Not this season maybe...  Xithras   May-24-10 03:35 PM   #73 
        - Not overweight; dying of cancer, tho.  elleng   May-24-10 12:07 AM   #25 
  - Well, there's Marilyn Manson in the audience.  Bucky   May-23-10 11:37 PM   #15 
  - According to Wiki:  OhioChick   May-23-10 11:19 PM   #7 
  - The church scene was much later in time  Roland99   May-23-10 11:23 PM   #10 
  - Right, or maybe in a place without time.  Bucky   May-24-10 12:07 AM   #24 
  - I like Bucky's explaination  charlie and algernon   May-23-10 11:23 PM   #11 
  - That's a much better explanation. n/t  OhioChick   May-23-10 11:27 PM   #14 
  - What about Richard....  OhioChick   May-23-10 11:48 PM   #19 
     - He was born in the 1830s or 1840s. Jacob stopped his aging. When Jacob died, his aging resumed.  Bucky   May-24-10 12:02 AM   #23 
  - Why was Eloise trying to stop Des from "waking up" everyone?  Skip Intro   May-24-10 01:32 AM   #33 
     - She was more worried about her son going  rainbow4321   May-24-10 07:49 AM   #40 
        - But Faraday IS dead. SHE killed him.  6000eliot   May-24-10 07:53 AM   #42 
           - Sorry, forgot that small detail  rainbow4321   May-24-10 08:41 AM   #50 
           - He's not ready yet.  Goblinmonger   May-24-10 09:33 AM   #54 
  - Michael just revealed another clue about the ending  charlie and algernon   May-23-10 11:42 PM   #17 
  - No, Harold pointed that out. Michael was interviewed earlier  Bucky   May-23-10 11:45 PM   #18 
  - And don't forget, Ben had things he still needed to work out,  merh   May-24-10 12:30 AM   #26 
     - Ben was still alive  XemaSab   May-24-10 01:46 AM   #34 
        - +1  slay   May-24-10 03:49 AM   #36 
  - IT'S BOB F-ING NEWHART!!!  charlie and algernon   May-23-10 11:53 PM   #20 
  - I knew it! I called this in the earlier thread.  Bucky   May-23-10 11:57 PM   #21 
  - I really don't know why Cuse and Co didn't use the Newhart ending they filmed  charlie and algernon   May-24-10 12:00 AM   #22 
     - So let me guess this right  brettdale   May-24-10 12:52 AM   #30 
        - They were dead in the flash sideways, not when they were on the island. I think. Ugh.  Metric System   May-24-10 12:57 AM   #31 
           - Correct  slay   May-24-10 03:46 AM   #35 
           - At the end of season 5, why did Juliette's ghost say "It worked"  apples and oranges   May-24-10 07:52 AM   #41 
              - I guess the bomb worked - went off  soleft   May-24-10 08:11 AM   #45 
              - "It worked" referred to the vending machine - turning it off then on again in the hospital.  RadiationTherapy   May-24-10 06:20 PM   #77 
  - I actually thought it was more Sixth Sense than anything else.  Initech   May-24-10 12:06 PM   #66 
     - haha, that was a quote from the Jimmy Kimmel show last night  charlie and algernon   May-24-10 01:42 PM   #69 
  - Wait, I thought they were on their way to Mars...  coyotespaw   May-24-10 04:15 AM   #37 
  - The writers were winging it the whole time  Stuckinthebush   May-24-10 07:36 AM   #39 
  - I agree it was lame, but one thing I noticed, was that in the "church"  ET Awful   May-24-10 08:00 AM   #43 
  - I didn't catch that  Stuckinthebush   May-24-10 08:05 AM   #44 
  - I thought that was a statue of a Saint, not of Jesus.  ET Awful   May-24-10 08:19 AM   #49 
  - And the pews were like seats in a plane - they were still passengers  soleft   May-24-10 08:14 AM   #47 
  - I thought that as well nt  Patiod   May-24-10 09:09 AM   #52 
  - Or - does it suggest that the Creator by whatever name is too  hedgehog   May-24-10 10:43 AM   #62 
  - I actually saw it more as an Eastern life after than a Christian life after  soleft   May-24-10 08:13 AM   #46 
  - How far is the notion of Purgetory from the notion of re-birth?  hedgehog   May-24-10 10:29 AM   #60 
  - You don't watch or read much sci-fi, do you?  Nicholas D Wolfwood   May-24-10 08:14 AM   #48 
  - I wouldn't say the majority  Stuckinthebush   May-24-10 10:02 AM   #57 
  - It wasn't Christian. No one got judged. The two "punished" (Michael & Ben) were self punished.  Bucky   May-24-10 09:29 AM   #53 
     - It seemed so gimmicky  Stuckinthebush   May-24-10 10:04 AM   #58 
     - I think many Christians incline to the notion that sin is it's own punishment.  hedgehog   May-24-10 10:33 AM   #61 
  - Loved, loved, loved the finale, Here's my take:  Z_I_Peevey   May-24-10 08:44 AM   #51 
  - I want to live under Hurley's rules, also.  Kajsa   May-24-10 09:53 AM   #55 
     - I loved that our group of beloved characters intentionally  Z_I_Peevey   May-24-10 10:02 AM   #56 
        - So am I!  Kajsa   May-24-10 10:22 AM   #59 
        - I rewatched the last 15 min. before work today  Z_I_Peevey   May-24-10 09:41 PM   #83 
           - We are not afraid to  Kajsa   May-25-10 10:26 AM   #86 
        - No one died alone  soleft   May-24-10 11:01 AM   #63 
           - That's a very good point!  Kajsa   May-24-10 04:54 PM   #76 
           - Good insight  XemaSab   May-24-10 06:29 PM   #78 
  - Question: What was the name of the motel where Hurley dragged off Charlie?  undeterred   May-24-10 11:20 AM   #64 
  - It was something like "Flightline"  Duer 157099   May-24-10 03:38 PM   #74 
  - I was disappointed, but not surprised, yet enjoyed watching  RadicalTexan   May-24-10 12:04 PM   #65 
  - Didn't the season opener show the island underwater?  Skip Intro   May-24-10 12:16 PM   #67 
  - Well, a lot of the island did sink...  MadBadger   May-24-10 01:06 PM   #68 
  - I think I liked it..... I giggled when they used Duct tape for the hose  lost-in-nj   May-24-10 01:43 PM   #70 
  - I lost it when  MorningGlow   May-24-10 01:52 PM   #71 
  - So did I, MorningGlow.  Kajsa   May-25-10 10:32 AM   #87 
  - "Vincent laid down next to Jack so he wouldn't die alone"  MilesColtrane   May-24-10 08:12 PM   #82 
  - What is David Shephard?  MadBadger   May-24-10 03:11 PM   #72 
  - I wondered that too  XemaSab   May-24-10 06:30 PM   #79 
     - Not dead.  undeterred   May-24-10 06:49 PM   #81 
        - He never existed  underpants   May-25-10 06:42 PM   #88 
  - Executive producer Damon Lindelof on LOST fans:  MilesColtrane   May-24-10 04:15 PM   #75 
  - That's gotta be badly out of context somehow.  Mojambo   May-24-10 09:57 PM   #84 
  - Hurley was right when he said  Ghost of Tom Joad   May-24-10 06:37 PM   #80 
  - After a few days, something was really missing from Season 6  The2ndWheel   May-25-10 09:12 AM   #85 
  - I found the escape from the island rather punchless as well. n/t  Mojambo   May-25-10 06:53 PM   #89 
  - Some great stuff in Doc Jensen  Z_I_Peevey   May-25-10 08:08 PM   #90 
  - I just had my mind blown...  greenmutha   May-25-10 08:16 PM   #91 
     - Joining you  Z_I_Peevey   May-25-10 08:32 PM   #92 
     - thank you for posting that link. Awesome article.  yellowdogintexas   May-26-10 07:57 PM   #93 

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