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Forum: The Books 08-17-2018, 08:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 121
Posted By Morthoron
I can't rep you currently, but that was funny.

I can't rep you currently, but that was funny.
Forum: The Books 08-12-2018, 09:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 153
Posted By Morthoron
You forgot poor, unappreciated Radagast.

You forgot poor, unappreciated Radagast.
Forum: The Books 08-11-2018, 05:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 153
Posted By Morthoron
And can Huorns get huorny? :D

And can Huorns get huorny? :D
Forum: The Books 08-11-2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 153
Posted By Morthoron
But not dear ol' daddy?

But not dear ol' daddy?
Forum: The Movies 08-08-2018, 06:25 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 26,140
Posted By Morthoron
Yes, I was thinking of some of the more grotesque...

Yes, I was thinking of some of the more grotesque images in Boorman's Excalibur, and thought Bruegel's Beekeepers would set the tone nicely for the scene. Plus, the beekeeper's apparel would be...
Forum: The Movies 07-29-2018, 06:30 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 26,140
Posted By Morthoron
Perhaps Boorman was thinking of Bruegel...

Perhaps Boorman was thinking of Bruegel (definitely a bizarre image)....

http://theartstack.com/artist/pieter-bruegel-the-elder/the-beekeepers-and-the-birdnester-c-1568
Forum: The Books 07-25-2018, 05:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,595
Posted By Morthoron
I fail to see how this matters to the discussion...

I fail to see how this matters to the discussion or alters your fraudulence one jot or tittle. What happened elsewhere in 2015 does not change the fact that you are a fraud and come here ONLY with...
Forum: The Books 07-12-2018, 08:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,250
Posted By Morthoron
Thank you, Boro. That is precisely what I was...

Thank you, Boro. That is precisely what I was getting at when I stated:

"Actually, his only true power was the domination of lesser beings, in a netherworldly ability to corrupt, and the Rings...
Forum: The Books 06-27-2018, 05:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,595
Posted By Morthoron
Evidently, as you are unable to counter the...

Evidently, as you are unable to counter the accusation, then it is true. You are a fraud.

And I think many folks here do think it matters. I think that as the actual author of the pieces you are...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 06-23-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 3,645
Views: 266,984
Posted By Morthoron
Happy birthday. Great to hear you are considering...

Happy birthday. Great to hear you are considering reappearing after a series of Mithadventures.
Forum: The Movies 06-17-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 7,942
Posted By Morthoron
How about Aragorn's younger, and decidedly not as...

How about Aragorn's younger, and decidedly not as smart, missing brother Bewilderon? Lost in the woods as a youth (because he's unable to get his ranger badge as an Elf Scout), he gets raised by an...
Forum: The Books 06-17-2018, 08:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,250
Posted By Morthoron
I would definitely agree Middle-earth suffers...

I would definitely agree Middle-earth suffers from entropy, a decline from the grand to the mundane. I would disagree that Sauron got more powerful. Actually, his only true power was the domination...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 06-07-2018, 09:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 875
Posted By Morthoron
Dude, lose the dogma. I said no such thing about...

Dude, lose the dogma. I said no such thing about being against creation, other than not believing it personally. I merely pointed out your artificial constraints on what Tolkien was writing limits...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 06-07-2018, 05:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 875
Posted By Morthoron
Might I suggest you keep your debates to strictly...

Might I suggest you keep your debates to strictly Tolkien and not to the larger evolution v. creationism quagmire? I am sure flat-earthers and people who rule their lives by the zodiac all believe...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 06-06-2018, 08:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 875
Posted By Morthoron
As an atheist, I would caution a 1+1=2 view of...

As an atheist, I would caution a 1+1=2 view of Tolkien's creation equaling the biblical or Christian concept of the Beginning. Unlike the Christian allegorist and apologist C.S. Lewis, whose literary...
Forum: The Books 05-22-2018, 07:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,595
Posted By Morthoron
Ironic. You come here ONLY to disembogue Priya'a...

Ironic. You come here ONLY to disembogue Priya'a prattle and then defend each post like they're Gospel -- as if all other explanations for your ipecacic epistolaries are exclusionary. As if....you,...
Forum: The Movies 05-05-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 529
Posted By Morthoron
"Sindarin, mother-f*****, can you speak...

"Sindarin, mother-f*****, can you speak it?"
Forum: The Movies 05-05-2018, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 529
Posted By Morthoron
From Bizarre to the Ridiculous...

And...in the most surreal news of the day, Harvey Weinstein, one-time CEO of Miramax Films (before getting outed as a serial rapist), threatened to replace Peter Jackson as director of Lord of the...
Forum: The Books 04-29-2018, 11:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 630
Posted By Morthoron
The army of green Scrubbing Bubbles(TM) was...

The army of green Scrubbing Bubbles(TM) was loaded with Perchloroethylene, Triclosan, Quarternary Ammonium Compounds, 2-Butoxyethanol, Ammonia, Sodium Hydroxide and Chlorine.

The green Scrubbing...
Forum: The Movies 04-28-2018, 10:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,449
Posted By Morthoron
The "fey" nature of the Silvan Elves in TH...

The "fey" nature of the Silvan Elves in TH certainly reflects the folklore of the British Isles (particularly Gaelic Ireland, Wales and Scotland), where unwanted visitors stumble upon a glimpse of...
Forum: The Books 04-23-2018, 05:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,595
Posted By Morthoron
This is not a yes or no question, and it never...

This is not a yes or no question, and it never was. The analogy/allegory you and your cipher Seth wish to force on the situation does not apply to the story at all. The story line does not in any...
Forum: The Books 04-11-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 745
Posted By Morthoron
I am guessing the 300+ pages will be filled in...

I am guessing the 300+ pages will be filled in appendices, footnotes and postscripts, as C. Tolkien has a penchant for addenda.
Forum: The Books 04-11-2018, 05:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 745
Posted By Morthoron
[/quote] I don't see C. Tolkien venturing...

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I don't see C. Tolkien venturing down the publishing path again; in fact, I am surprised he managed to eke this one out at his august age.

As far as the publisher's blurb, perhaps in...
Forum: The Books 04-10-2018, 08:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 745
Posted By Morthoron
"The Fall of Gondolin" Due Out August 30th, 2018

Here are the particulars from the Tolkien Society:

https://www.tolkiensociety.org/2018/04/the-fall-of-gondolin-to-be-published/

It will be interesting to see how much of this will be just...
Forum: The Books 03-18-2018, 07:02 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,013
Posted By Morthoron
No thank you. I think I've made all the points...

No thank you. I think I've made all the points necessary, and this conversation is getting no where. So rather than continue a circular debate without a logical outcome, I'll just stop here. We are...
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