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JD Sports Forum! / Re: NFL Regular Season 2009
« on: September 28, 2009, 01:25 PM »
I think what Justin is is whatever the opposite of a homer is towards the Vikings.

Okay, THAT doesn't even make sense.  Are you still drunk from the combined Pats/Vikes wins yesterday?

Nope. Just calling it like I see it.

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JD Sports Forum! / Re: NFL Regular Season 2009
« on: September 28, 2009, 10:41 AM »
Did you watch the game? 
I'll ask this again...did you watch the game Justin?

I think what Justin is is whatever the opposite of a homer is towards the Vikings.

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JD Sports Forum! / Re: NFL Regular Season 2009
« on: September 28, 2009, 10:06 AM »
The Vikings and Patriots both won yet it was still a bad day because my dream of back to back no win seasons for the Lions is over.

And I love that JediJman called you a homer Scott. Cause he isn't one for the Pack?  :-\

Hey, I will be the first to admit that the Packers got outplayed by the Bungles last week.  Rodgers was off, the receivers couldn't catch anything, and the defense was awful outside of Woodsoon (C. Benson 140 yards?  really!?)  There's a difference between being a big fan of your team vs. living in a fantasy land where they are always perfect.

I can't argue that. I guess I didn't take Scott's words quite as strong as you did.

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JD Sports Forum! / Re: NFL Regular Season 2009
« on: September 28, 2009, 08:03 AM »
The Vikings and Patriots both won yet it was still a bad day because my dream of back to back no win seasons for the Lions is over.

And I love that JediJman called you a homer Scott. Cause he isn't one for the Pack?  :-\

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JD Sports Forum! / Re: NFL Regular Season 2009
« on: September 27, 2009, 06:55 PM »
I think I am slowly becoming a Farve Fan :-[

That was awesome!!!!!!

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Joe Defender / G.I. Joe Toys Thread
« on: September 25, 2009, 06:32 PM »
I blame Hasbro - their own market research should show what is going to oversaturate the market.  They deal with all the retailers on this and need to do a better job of managing what they produce.  Hasbro needs to get a better understanding of supply and demand.  That's why I rarely blame this stuff on the retailers themselves.  This is Hasbro's baby, and they're supposed to be the experts on it.  Not a retailer that carries 100,000 other products in their store.

I agree. I think it's humerous (in a it's easier to laugh than cry sort of way) that movie after movie gets these crazy amounts of space and quantity and the same thing happens over and over. You can't have hundreds of figs on the pegs at all times and honestly expect them to sell. You have to have small enough quantities to let stuff sell and then new stuff come in it's place. Price obviously doesn't help, but Hasbro couldn't have really thought all those hundreds of figures at every store were really going to sell.

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Watto's Junk Yard / Re: What's spinning?
« on: September 25, 2009, 05:44 PM »
I was gonna wait til Christams for "Back Spacer" but you guys are making me think maybe I better get it now.

On a different note. I don't know if there are any other Snow Patrol fans on jd, but on my way home the DJ on the radio said, "We had Snow Patrol on the other day and they said their fans that have been with them for a while need to be ready for their new album to sound different because it was time for them to grow as a band." Then they played ther new song.

I hope I just was caught off guard in this case, but note to ALL bands. There is a huge difference between growing as a band and selling out. NOT THE SAME THING!!!!!!!!!!!!

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He pretty cool, kind of a cross between Maximillion from The Black Hole and Gort from The Day the Earth Stood Still.

Thank you. I knew there was something familiar about the design.

In the recent past and near future we've gotten: Power Rangers, Friday the 13th, Terminator, and Day the Earth Stood Still crossover stuff in the SW line.

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Site Feedback, Suggestions, and Help / Re: Sluggish JD
« on: September 24, 2009, 06:20 PM »
I may be filing a civil claim against jd for mental anguish because I had to be at work today without being able to spend much time on this site.

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Site Feedback, Suggestions, and Help / Re: Hey, the clock's fast.
« on: September 24, 2009, 08:08 AM »
Is Eastern time the default time on here normally? i.e. if you're just here as a "guest".

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I can't wait for that YVH droid. Awesome. Awesome. Awesome.

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The Legacy Collection / Re: 2008/2009 Evolutions Sets
« on: September 24, 2009, 09:24 AM »
Yeah where would Star Wars be if all of us nerds weren't picking at all the little details.  ;)

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The Legacy Collection / Re: Legacy Wave 8 - The Phantom Menace
« on: September 23, 2009, 06:49 PM »
Found Rum Sleg today to finish off this wave. I think I can see why he seems to be flying off the peg. Even though he is a background character, there is something cool about the Jason Vorhees/Star Wars crossover it seems to be.

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The Clone Wars '08-'13 / Re: Walmart CW Octuptarra Droid
« on: September 23, 2009, 02:47 PM »
Another one I'm sitting on the fence regarding buying or not. It's a pretty droid, but $35 pretty? Hrm...  :-\

I think my hard sell is the fact I picked up two BMF's last Jan at Target for $35, albeit on clearance but... I might stay on the fence unless I see this going somewhere, but as of now a few stores have sold a couple each and the rest are sitting.

I still think you just need to go back one page in this thread and look at those pics and you will be more than willing to shell out $35 for the Oct Droid.

I also got my BMF for $35, but it is a totally different scenario when you get something at final clearance price.

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The Legacy Collection / Re: Wedge Antilles' Red Two X-Wing Starfighter
« on: September 23, 2009, 02:38 PM »
What's truly mind blowing is the price some of these figures are selling for alone on eBay. I mean I saw a Wedge that ended at $61!!!  :o


That's outrageous. Maybe if you are high on crack when you are buying stuff on ebay that kind of thing happens.

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