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by Bubba Grizz
June 30, 2014, 2:03 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: A rich guy speaks out to other rich folk
Replies: 20
Views: 4827

Re: A rich guy speaks out to other rich folk

I'd like to more about this, "exploitation of the workers" bit. It is kind of a blanket statement which doesn't seem fair overall. I have a job and therefore I am a worker. I feel like I am being paid a fair wage for the work that I do. (naturally I'd always love to have more but who doesn't) I don'...
by Bubba Grizz
June 27, 2014, 2:12 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: A rich guy speaks out to other rich folk
Replies: 20
Views: 4827

A rich guy speaks out to other rich folk

Memo: From Nick Hanauer To: My Fellow Zillionaires You probably don’t know me, but like you I am one of those .01%ers, a proud and unapologetic capitalist. I have founded, co-founded and funded more than 30 companies across a range of industries—from itsy-bitsy ones like the night club I started in ...
by Bubba Grizz
June 26, 2014, 5:35 pm
Forum: Video Game General Discussion
Topic: Everquest N E X T
Replies: 35
Views: 9837

Re: Everquest N E X T

I've been looking into this and I think I may actually buy a couple of the cheap founders packs for my kids. At $20 each it not that big of a hardship and my kids are already in love with minecraft. I can't stand watching them play it due to the graphics so maybe this will be nicer. If GW2 doesn't d...
by Bubba Grizz
June 23, 2014, 3:53 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Poll: Obama rating slips
Replies: 489
Views: 119366

Re: Poll: Obama rating slips

The only job for a first term president is to get a second term. Once they get it who knows what movtivates them. I hated Scott Walker when he first became Governor of Wisconsin. I thought he was shifty and underhanded and didn't like the way he got things done. Now, my views have changed somewhat. ...
by Bubba Grizz
May 22, 2014, 3:12 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: Guardians of the Galaxy
Replies: 31
Views: 7083

Re: Guardians of the Galaxy

My son (7 year old) is playing Marvel Lego Universe and he got to the point of be introduced to the Guardians of the Galaxy team. He came up to me the other day and said, "Dad, we have to see this movie" I told him that we would and he was super happy. That game has a shit load of characters I didn'...
by Bubba Grizz
May 20, 2014, 6:17 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: Godzilla 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 1276

Godzilla 2014

This movie was really done well. I liked it a lot. It still had the feeling from the original black and white movies. At least for me.
by Bubba Grizz
May 5, 2014, 4:20 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: Almost Human is good
Replies: 21
Views: 3534

Re: Almost Human is good

Typical Fox.
by Bubba Grizz
April 11, 2014, 12:12 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: Demonoid
Replies: 32
Views: 9708

Re: Demonoid

So where is the best (safest, free) place to get movies and software now?
by Bubba Grizz
April 11, 2014, 12:09 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (ABC)
Replies: 44
Views: 9785

Re: Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (ABC)

I love the tie in with the movie. Now we can see the aftermath from other's eyes.
by Bubba Grizz
March 7, 2014, 11:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Post something good from youtube!
Replies: 454
Views: 125601

Re: Post something good from youtube!

Old school humor.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wk92O0SEjXc

it always make me laugh more when I see them laughing as well.
by Bubba Grizz
February 27, 2014, 5:30 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Ellen Page's coming out speech
Replies: 88
Views: 21871

Re: Ellen Page's coming out speech

What is your definition of a homophobe? Just so we have something to guage against.
by Bubba Grizz
February 25, 2014, 4:40 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Ellen Page's coming out speech
Replies: 88
Views: 21871

Re: Ellen Page's coming out speech

I guess I can be kind of lumped in with the "Who Cares" crowd. Only in so much as I don't really care if a person is gay, straight or other. I form my opinions on their actions rather than their labels. What I don't like are people who think they are something more special than someone else and flau...
by Bubba Grizz
January 6, 2014, 2:34 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: NFL 2013
Replies: 64
Views: 21995

Re: NFL 2013

Tickets were easy to find but I had no desire to sit in that cold. Sucks we lost but oh well.
by Bubba Grizz
December 3, 2013, 6:04 pm
Forum: Consoles
Topic: The Official NextBox Thread!
Replies: 1335
Views: 217241

Re: The Official NextBox Thread!

Nope. Always had a PS2 or 3 and then I pretty much only used it for Madden. I did almost all my gaming on the PC. I have trouble jumping from game to game for the most part.
by Bubba Grizz
December 3, 2013, 12:33 pm
Forum: Consoles
Topic: The Official NextBox Thread!
Replies: 1335
Views: 217241

Re: The Official NextBox Thread!

One good thing about the new stuff is that the old stuff is finally affordable. I went to Best Buy on Black Friday in the afternoon and found the Xbox360 w/250gb hd for $170 and it included 4 games compared to the PS3 bundle of $199 and two games. We are having a lot of fun with it now.
by Bubba Grizz
November 27, 2013, 6:28 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: iPad Mini
Replies: 42
Views: 9374

Re: iPad Mini

Best Buy had the same deal that started today. $299 for the iPad mini and get a $100 gift card. My wife was able to buy one online for in store pickup and then later went down to the store and they had them in stock. She bought the second one we needed and spent the $100 gift card on protecting cove...
by Bubba Grizz
November 27, 2013, 6:24 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: Almost Human is good
Replies: 21
Views: 3534

Re: Almost Human is good

Fox deserves cancellation.
by Bubba Grizz
November 20, 2013, 12:11 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: iPad Mini
Replies: 42
Views: 9374

Re: iPad Mini

On Thanksgiving, Walmart will be selling the iPad Mini 16gb for $299 with a $100 gift card. It starts at like 6pm and they have a 1 hour guarentee. If you don't get a physical iPad in your hands you will get a voucher where you can get it online with the same deal and it will be delivered to your ho...
by Bubba Grizz
November 5, 2013, 10:29 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Obamacare!
Replies: 188
Views: 45733

Re: Obamacare!

I'm not a hero. Never claimed to be. Hell I nearly pissed myself when the first bullet zipped past my ear. My job n the military had nothing to do with combat. Hell I was Air Force. We watch the wars on TV just like most everyone else on these boards. I may not be combat trained but I was there read...
by Bubba Grizz
November 4, 2013, 6:24 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Obamacare!
Replies: 188
Views: 45733

Re: Obamacare!

So, because I don't consider it heroic to go fuck with other people, you think less of me? That's not saying much for you. The sooner the majority of people in this country realize what a fucking foul light the rest of the world views us in, and for good reason, the better off we'll all be. Not at ...
by Bubba Grizz
November 4, 2013, 3:35 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: Ender's Game
Replies: 3
Views: 790

Ender's Game

I saw this on Saturday. I have read the book a long time ago and then again just recently about 2 months ago. The movie was very true to novel in many regards. Some parts were abreviated and others left out and I believe this didn't really hurt the movie at all. Some lines were directly from the nov...
by Bubba Grizz
November 4, 2013, 3:28 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Obamacare!
Replies: 188
Views: 45733

Re: Obamacare!

All I can say is wow. You get a whole new perspective when people are trying to kill you. I forgive the ignorance of people who just can't know due to first hand experience. I hope they never do have that experience. Ever. So don't enlist. If you want respect for exploding countries you have absolu...
by Bubba Grizz
November 1, 2013, 5:26 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Obamacare!
Replies: 188
Views: 45733

Re: Obamacare!

kyoukan wrote: oh, and GOD BLESS YOU FOR YOUR IMPORTANT SERVICE, you entitled jackass.
All I can say is wow. You get a whole new perspective when people are trying to kill you. I forgive the ignorance of people who just can't know due to first hand experience. I hope they never do have that experience. Ever.
by Bubba Grizz
October 23, 2013, 10:46 am
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: This is the End
Replies: 4
Views: 1076

This is the End

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I found this movie to be incredibly hilarious.
by Bubba Grizz
October 18, 2013, 9:36 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: NFL 2013
Replies: 64
Views: 21995

Re: NFL 2013

Damn Winnow, I thought the Packers O-line was sucky but the Cardinals really sucked. What makes it bad for me is that I picked up Ellington as one of my RBs.
by Bubba Grizz
October 9, 2013, 3:43 pm
Forum: Video Game General Discussion
Topic: Looking for a game
Replies: 5
Views: 1112

Re: Looking for a game

Erf, sorry about that. I knew I forgot something. We'd need to play this on the PC. My computers out number our game systems about 6 to 1. We've done board games but my son is not a very good loser and an even worse winner. We're working on that.
by Bubba Grizz
October 8, 2013, 5:36 pm
Forum: Video Game General Discussion
Topic: Looking for a game
Replies: 5
Views: 1112

Looking for a game

that I can play with my kids. To give you an idea of what I am looking for, I was hoping to find a game like Midi-Maze. While searching for that I found Faceball 3000. That game looks tame enough to play with my kids but I am not sure if that is still available. So what I am looking for is something...
by Bubba Grizz
October 7, 2013, 3:25 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: NFL 2013
Replies: 64
Views: 21995

Re: NFL 2013

Hey Bubba, http://sportscracklepop.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/matt-stafford3.jpg Hahahaha well you guys did pretty much give it to us with Calvin Johnson out of the mix. Though we struggled quite a bit even with him out. Maybe next year it will be 1-23 instead of 0-24 in Wisconsin. She's hot btw.
by Bubba Grizz
October 7, 2013, 3:15 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: Star Trek
Replies: 12
Views: 2227

Re: Star Trek

They keep making them I'll keep going to see them. I love the change.
by Bubba Grizz
September 17, 2013, 2:51 pm
Forum: Video Game General Discussion
Topic: Rome II: Total War
Replies: 7
Views: 1740

Re: Rome II: Total War

I've heard bad things about this game as well. Glad I didn't buy it but I am sad for those who did and for those who felt like they created a great game.
by Bubba Grizz
September 17, 2013, 2:50 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: Stuff to watch on Netflix
Replies: 40
Views: 10400

Re: Stuff to watch on Netflix

Loved that movie!

right now I am watching season 4 of Supernatural.
by Bubba Grizz
September 9, 2013, 11:24 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: NFL 2013
Replies: 64
Views: 21995

Re: NFL 2013

I'm not sure that the Packers would have won that game if the call had been made correctly or not. I do know that it would be a different game altogether. The Packers were really pathetic as far as covering Boldin. It was embarrassing to watch. It was like the Reggie Wayne thing from last year.
by Bubba Grizz
September 5, 2013, 10:03 am
Forum: Video Game General Discussion
Topic: Rome II: Total War
Replies: 7
Views: 1740

Re: Rome II: Total War

I really don't like the newer TW games. I will always love the Medieval Total War II.
by Bubba Grizz
August 26, 2013, 10:36 am
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: The Worlds End
Replies: 0
Views: 3885

The Worlds End

I saw this on Friday and thought it was hilarious. I wasn't sure how this was going to be when it started out but I really loved it.
by Bubba Grizz
August 13, 2013, 12:07 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: iPad Mini
Replies: 42
Views: 9374

Re: iPad Mini

My kids are 10 and 6. Currently they have access to 3 desktops, 3 laptops, 2 DS, 2 DSiXL, iPod touch, and my smart phone. They still fight over a single laptop for some reason. I toyed with the idea of getting a tablet for myself but I honestly wouldn't use it and if I tried I'm certain that I'd hav...
by Bubba Grizz
August 12, 2013, 5:56 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: iPad Mini
Replies: 42
Views: 9374

iPad Mini

So we are thinking about picking up a pair of iPad Mini tablets for our kids. right now the $329 price tag is holding us back. I have heard that the Mini 2 will be coming out soon. Is there a reasonable hope that the original will drop in price? I am seeing places like Best Buy and Target offering $...
by Bubba Grizz
August 12, 2013, 12:34 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: NFL 2013
Replies: 64
Views: 21995

Re: NFL 2013

I only got to watch about the first hour of the game. It is preseason but there has to be some concern with how the Packers are playing. I really like how Vince Young looked. He only had a limited amount of time due to just starting and only having a few days in camp. I was disappointed that the kic...
by Bubba Grizz
August 8, 2013, 11:31 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: NFL 2013
Replies: 64
Views: 21995

Re: NFL 2013

Tomorrow night, Packers vs Cardinals. I almost got a ticket for this game but opted to let the Wife go instead. Her parents are going and one of her aunts backed out. So I'll be watching it on TV. So many injuries across the league already.
by Bubba Grizz
July 24, 2013, 9:35 am
Forum: Cars
Topic: Tears of joy
Replies: 13
Views: 3466

Re: Tears of joy

How are you going to fit a carseat in that?
by Bubba Grizz
July 23, 2013, 1:54 pm
Forum: Video Game General Discussion
Topic: Elder Scrolls Online Beta Sign Up
Replies: 55
Views: 12534

Re: Elder Scrolls Online Beta Sign Up

I'm curious about this game. Mainly for the basics first off like, is it a subscription based game or is it like GW2 where you buy the game but then it is free to play, or is it like Neverwinter/Rift/SWTOR/LOTRO where you have to invest a metric shit-ton of money to enjoy the game without pain? I've...
by Bubba Grizz
July 14, 2013, 4:58 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: Grown Ups 2
Replies: 0
Views: 3797

Grown Ups 2

Shaq was fucking hilarious! The movie was pretty great as well. I loved it.
by Bubba Grizz
June 26, 2013, 10:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Soon" vegans will have no excuse!
Replies: 157
Views: 41271

Re: "Soon" vegans will have no excuse!

Careful not to lose your super powers ala Scott Pilgrim vs The World!
by Bubba Grizz
June 24, 2013, 12:51 pm
Forum: Zombies
Topic: World War Z movie
Replies: 5
Views: 13252

Re: World War Z movie

It would be difficult to make this book into a movie and stay true to the book unless they did a documentary (which would be freaking awesome) and made it a mini series. They converted the movie to fit with the times and I think they did a great job with it. You can tell where they tried to stay clo...
by Bubba Grizz
June 24, 2013, 10:04 am
Forum: Zombies
Topic: World War Z movie
Replies: 5
Views: 13252

Re: World War Z movie

Outside of an implausible escape this movie was freaking awesome.
by Bubba Grizz
June 21, 2013, 1:12 pm
Forum: Consoles
Topic: The Official NextBox Thread!
Replies: 1335
Views: 217241

Re: The Official NextBox Thread!

You would think that the 3rd party game companies are pissed about all this as well. It is to the point where you can't trust Sony or MS due to their power hunger and money grabbing image that they are projecting. I just want to play a game. I don't want to have to jump through a bazillion hoops and...
by Bubba Grizz
June 21, 2013, 9:31 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Chart of the Day
Replies: 123
Views: 33936

Re: Chart of the Day

GAH Winnow and Kyoukan please just go get a room and fuck out all this aggression.
by Bubba Grizz
June 19, 2013, 5:41 pm
Forum: Zombies
Topic: World War Z movie
Replies: 5
Views: 13252

Re: World War Z movie

Siskel and Ebert give this movie 2 thumbs up!
by Bubba Grizz
June 11, 2013, 4:28 pm
Forum: Video Game General Discussion
Topic: E3 - 2013
Replies: 147
Views: 29244

Re: E3 - 2013

I'm content with my PS3 and any Madden game from before last year's version. There won't be a next-box in our house.
by Bubba Grizz
June 6, 2013, 11:15 am
Forum: Video Game General Discussion
Topic: MMOs - How many can one play?
Replies: 4
Views: 875

MMOs - How many can one play?

and remain sane? I currently have 6 MMOs on my computer but for various reasons. I normally only would have a single mmo on my computer but with members of my current guild game hopping and games becoming free to play, I thought I would revisit old games. So I went out to some old games and contacte...
by Bubba Grizz
June 3, 2013, 11:17 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Sports Stuff
Replies: 2
Views: 2819

Re: Sports Stuff

I have no idea what I am going to do with them yet. I was toying with mounting them in front of the TV but the wife vetod that idea.