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Forum: The Movies 03-03-2019, 11:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,943
Posted By Morthoron
Bah-dump-tisch! How about a Broadway musical...

Bah-dump-tisch!

How about a Broadway musical revue about Treebeard in his wayward youth, featuring the songs of Fats Waller?

They could call it...Ent Misbehavin'.
Forum: The Books 03-01-2019, 09:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 355
Posted By Morthoron
Cirion's decision was realpolitik. He granted...

Cirion's decision was realpolitik. He granted Calenardhon to Eorl because he could not hold it. Better to gain fealty from an ally than have the land overrun by Easterlings. Cirion's decision proved...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 02-26-2019, 05:52 PM
Replies: 3,727
Views: 303,027
Posted By Morthoron
Thanks, Gal and Inzil. And Happy Birthday...

Thanks, Gal and Inzil.

And Happy Birthday to my February predecessors, Lommy, Ang, Formy and Kath.
Forum: The Books 02-15-2019, 09:41 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 49,732
Posted By Morthoron
Teleporno...perhaps the most unfortunate name in...

Teleporno...perhaps the most unfortunate name in the whole of Tolkien's canon.
Forum: The Books 01-28-2019, 03:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 429
Posted By Morthoron
It is a matter of semantics. Valar and Maiar are...

It is a matter of semantics. Valar and Maiar are of the same order; however, the Valar are specifically listed and there are 14 (with perhaps a 15th if one counts Melkor), whereas the Maiar are...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-24-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
CHEEKY ANSWERS 1. "Then who would you take...

CHEEKY ANSWERS

1. "Then who would you take up with? A fat innkeeper who only remembers his own name because people shout it at him all day?" - Strider.
2. "And after all, sir, you did ought to...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-23-2018, 09:24 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
CHEEKY ANSWERS 1. "Then who would you take...

CHEEKY ANSWERS

1. "Then who would you take up with? A fat innkeeper who only remembers his own name because people shout it at him all day?" - Strider.
2. "And after all, sir, you did ought to...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-22-2018, 10:43 AM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
CHEEKY ANSWERS 1. "Then who would you take...

CHEEKY ANSWERS

1. "Then who would you take up with? A fat innkeeper who only remembers his own name because people shout it at him all day?" - Strider.
2. "And after all, sir, you did ought to...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-21-2018, 05:41 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
CHEEKY ANSWERS 1. "Then who would you take...

CHEEKY ANSWERS

1. "Then who would you take up with? A fat innkeeper who only remembers his own name because people shout it at him all day?" - Strider.
2. "And after all, sir, you did ought to...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-17-2018, 05:35 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
EXCLAMATIONS (please give the utterer and the...

EXCLAMATIONS (please give the utterer and the context, if you can).

1. Lawks! (Merry, Crickhollow).
2. Garn! (A mild expletive preferred in ruffian and orkish circles).
3. Blast! (Uttered by...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-16-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
EXCLAMATIONS (please give the utterer and the...

EXCLAMATIONS (please give the utterer and the context, if you can).

1. Lawks! (Merry, Crickhollow).
2. Garn! (A mild expletive preferred in ruffian and orkish circles).
3. Blast! (Uttered by...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-15-2018, 05:36 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
EXCLAMATIONS (please give the utterer and the...

EXCLAMATIONS (please give the utterer and the context, if you can).

1. LAWKS! (Merry, Crickhollow).
2. GARN! (a mild expletive preferred in ruffian and orkish circles).
Forum: Quiz Room 12-15-2018, 10:09 AM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
THINGS WITH WINGS 1. The Crown of Gondor. ...

THINGS WITH WINGS

1. The Crown of Gondor.
2. Roac (a raven).
3. The Great Eagles.
4. Elwing.
5. Balrog's shadow.
6. The cold chicken in Bilbo's pantry.
7. Ondoher's army at the Disaster of...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-13-2018, 05:45 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
THINGS WITH WINGS. 1. The Crown of Gondor ...

THINGS WITH WINGS.

1. The Crown of Gondor
2. Roac (a raven)
3. The Great Eagles
Forum: Quiz Room 12-10-2018, 10:48 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
1. Ninnyhammer 2. Descendant of rats 3....

1. Ninnyhammer
2. Descendant of rats
3. Láthspell
4. Dotard
5. Booby (said William to Tom)
Forum: Quiz Room 12-10-2018, 05:47 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
1. Ninnyhammer 2. Descendant of rats 3....

1. Ninnyhammer
2. Descendant of rats
3. Láthspell
Forum: Quiz Room 12-05-2018, 12:07 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
1. Piddles in the Dark - When you are in danger...

1. Piddles in the Dark - When you are in danger of being eaten underground but really need the toilet OR Be careful where you tread in Gollum's cave.
2. Of the Coming of Men into the Nest - Beowulf...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-04-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
1. Piddles in the Dark - When you are in danger...

1. Piddles in the Dark - When you are in danger of being eaten underground but really need the toilet OR Be careful where you tread in Gollum's cave.
2. Of the Coming of Men into the Nest - Beowulf...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-03-2018, 09:40 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
1. 'A beryl, an elf stone' - found by Strider, on...

1. 'A beryl, an elf stone' - found by Strider, on a bridge, I think?
2. Elessar - the "elfstone" that gives Aragorn his name.
3. The white gem that Arwen gives to Frodo.
4. The Arkenstone.
5. The...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-29-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
Transportation, broadly defined: 1. Fell...

Transportation, broadly defined:

1. Fell Beast
2. Sam (Mount Doom)
3. Lorien boats
4. Dori (carried Bilbo ... dropped him, but a goblin tripped him and kicked him in the back, or something)....
Forum: Quiz Room 11-26-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
1. Meriadoc the Magnificent 2. Hurin the Tall ...

1. Meriadoc the Magnificent
2. Hurin the Tall
3. Hurin the Steadfast
4. Sauron the Great
5. Elanor the Fair
6. Fingon the Valiant
7. Forlong the Fat
8. Gorthaur the Cruel
9. Baldor the...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-26-2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 35,611
Posted By Morthoron
1. Meriadoc the Magnificent 2. Hurin the Tall ...

1. Meriadoc the Magnificent
2. Hurin the Tall
3. Hurin the Steadfast
4. Sauron the Great
5. Elanor the Fair
6. Fingon the Valiant
7. Forlong the Fat
8. Gorthaur the Cruel
9. Baldor the...
Forum: The Books 11-11-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 774
Posted By Morthoron
There is no indication the Gondorions had a...

There is no indication the Gondorions had a garrison in Tharbad as late as 2912, Third Age. After the Great Plague of 1636, the population was radically reduced, and it seems likely that by the time...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 09-29-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,879
Posted By Morthoron
What has Agan gots in her pocketses? Oh, it don't...

What has Agan gots in her pocketses? Oh, it don't seem like she gots anything in her pocketses!
Forum: The Books 09-26-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,914
Posted By Morthoron
Yes, the Elves did indeed eat petty-Dwarves,...

Yes, the Elves did indeed eat petty-Dwarves, which is where the term "Petit Fours" was derived (Petit = Petty, Fours being the dwarves' height in feet). And after all, Petit Fours are an appetizer,...
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