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Echo In Light Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-21-09 12:06 PM
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38. The problem isn't the re-treads, the problem is that scores of people are enthusiastic over shit
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  -Is the death of creativity a sign of an empire in decline? ...... They're remaking "Footloose" marmar  May-19-09 08:26 PM   #0 
  - it gets worse though doesn't it?  hfojvt   May-19-09 08:29 PM   #1 
  - I kind of think we NEED a pop culture rebelion against the religious reich right now.  Ian David   May-19-09 08:40 PM   #8 
  - Ummm. Why?  Mythsaje   May-19-09 08:30 PM   #2 
  - yuck! left over bacon  Botany   May-19-09 08:35 PM   #3 
  - OK. I admit I'm really old and have no idea who this guy is  lunatica   May-19-09 09:17 PM   #21 
  - It takes a lot of work to constantly look as though you left work Friday  csziggy   May-19-09 09:53 PM   #30 
  - I guess you didn't see "Taking Chance" on HBO.  cherokeeprogressive   May-19-09 09:56 PM   #33 
     - Mystic River was brilliant  Botany   May-19-09 10:23 PM   #36 
  - I'd have to say that's the worst remake idea ever.  tridim   May-19-09 08:37 PM   #4 
  - No. Remaking Rollerball would be worse. n/t  Ian David   May-19-09 08:40 PM   #6 
  - They're also re-making Red Dawn. n/t  Ian David   May-19-09 08:46 PM   #9 
  - Who is going to replace the evil Soviet menace?  Starry Messenger   May-19-09 09:15 PM   #20 
     - I'm gonna guess Venezuela and Cuba. Or drag queens.  Ian David   May-19-09 09:18 PM   #22 
  - You crazy  ContinentalOp   May-19-09 09:06 PM   #15 
     - Yea I didn't really think that through. Wonka was just the first horrible remake I thought of.  tridim   May-19-09 09:13 PM   #18 
  - Jump back! No way! n/t  Ian David   May-19-09 08:39 PM   #5 
  - I recently read something...  Jade Fox   May-19-09 08:40 PM   #7 
  - If you're reading Michael Crichton novels, then it's already happened. n/t  Ian David   May-19-09 08:47 PM   #10 
     - Hey,.....  Jade Fox   May-19-09 08:55 PM   #11 
     - LMAO... now that was funny!  walldude   May-19-09 09:20 PM   #23 
  - No, but whining about remakes is.  jobycom   May-19-09 08:56 PM   #12 
  - thanks for your contribution.....  marmar   May-19-09 08:58 PM   #13 
     - You are welcome. Thanks for the opportunity.  jobycom   May-19-09 09:54 PM   #31 
  - It seemed more topical in the Reagan years.  Starry Messenger   May-19-09 09:04 PM   #14 
  - Speaking of Ray-gun and remakes. . .  Hoopla Phil   May-19-09 10:55 PM   #37 
  - Regurgitated crap is always new to a new generation, just like jingoism. nt  valerief   May-19-09 09:07 PM   #16 
  - God, the 80's really sucked  Ishoutandscream2   May-19-09 09:10 PM   #17 
  - Creativity takes a back seat to repackaged .entertainment with a potential for good profits  Old Hob   May-19-09 09:15 PM   #19 
  - I like remakes  fishwax   May-19-09 09:28 PM   #24 
  - Well, let's look at all the other remakes...  derby378   May-19-09 09:37 PM   #25 
  - They're making a movie about BATTLESHIP, for God's sake:  Starbucks Anarchist   May-19-09 09:40 PM   #26 
  - "My Fair Lady" is slated for remake, too.  Toucano   May-19-09 09:41 PM   #27 
  - Largely a sign that the US is being sodomized by religion.  burning rain   May-19-09 09:44 PM   #28 
  - There's nothing wrong with our popular culture that can't be fixed by a big-screen version of  Batgirl   May-19-09 09:53 PM   #29 
  - Personally, my favorite in the original was Christopher Penn and I like to remember him that way....  lucretia54   May-19-09 09:55 PM   #32 
  - Three things going on here  nadinbrzezinski   May-19-09 09:57 PM   #34 
  - What, Zac Efron wasn't available? I'd rather have fun and watch Hairspray.  Democrats_win   May-19-09 09:59 PM   #35 
  - The problem isn't the re-treads, the problem is that scores of people are enthusiastic over shit  Echo In Light   May-21-09 12:06 PM   #38 
 

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