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Forum: The Books 10-13-2016, 11:29 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,907
Posted By THE Ka
What Tolkien mentions of King Eldacar's trials of...

What Tolkien mentions of King Eldacar's trials of ruling is a good example, and even he didn't have the uphill battle of having to explain to others exactly how he was directly descended....
Forum: The Movies 12-15-2013, 11:49 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 37,369
Posted By THE Ka
Boots Same here. I have yet to see the film due to my...

Same here. I have yet to see the film due to my work schedule, but i'm getting the impression seeing the two together removes the grating feeling that DoS is extensive action scenes.

If I can use...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 12-15-2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 1,824
Views: 183,702
Posted By THE Ka
Pipe Spending your sunday mornings playing Cards...

Spending your sunday mornings playing Cards Against Humanity with some of your favourite Downers.
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 07-21-2013, 02:46 AM
Replies: 1,824
Views: 183,702
Posted By THE Ka
Pipe The feeling of pure unadulterated joy you have at...

The feeling of pure unadulterated joy you have at waiting for new books to arrive at your door, despite no longer being a kid and having a valid excuse to give to your other half why you're,...
Forum: The Movies 06-11-2013, 04:07 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 8,676
Posted By THE Ka
Wait... So is she effectively Thranduil's John...

Wait... So is she effectively Thranduil's John McClane?

http://i202.photobucket.com/albums/aa168/The_Ka/loosecanontauriel.jpg...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 06-10-2013, 01:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,079
Posted By THE Ka
Agan had me caught onto this at another site, so...

Agan had me caught onto this at another site, so I might as well post it here:

http://i202.photobucket.com/albums/aa168/The_Ka/Dwarf-Maker-Doll-Divine.jpg?t=1369466510

I just don't have enough...
Forum: The Movies 06-09-2013, 12:48 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 8,676
Posted By THE Ka
I'm convinced its somewhere between Peter Pan and...

I'm convinced its somewhere between Peter Pan and a bad cosplay of Link, as much as I love Link costumes...



Neither am I, but instead prefer to have my actions weigh more than just sitting...
Forum: The Movies 06-07-2013, 10:09 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 8,676
Posted By THE Ka
That was probably the most memorable scene I kept...

That was probably the most memorable scene I kept in mind while reading LOTR later on, that elves aren't always this ethereal fluff of melancholy hanging in the air of every event, scene, etc.
...
Forum: The Movies 03-29-2013, 10:01 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 38,462
Posted By THE Ka
"Well, you did a song about what an uptight...

"Well, you did a song about what an uptight *bleep* I am, so I was going to say no. But then you sang about being really sad, so OK. I'll go with you."

... Dwarves must secretly have a 100 skill...
Forum: The Movies 03-29-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 38,462
Posted By THE Ka
I have to agree with this whole heartily. At...

I have to agree with this whole heartily. At first you come to understand they're trying to show Gandalf's talent with diplomacy, at least with getting Elrond to look at the moon runes without a...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 03-16-2013, 01:22 AM
Replies: 14,152
Views: 665,158
Posted By THE Ka
Legolas: Ok, you can do this. Remember how dad...

Legolas: Ok, you can do this. Remember how dad said... Handles are for babies, pre-game from the bottom up!
Forum: The Movies 03-01-2013, 03:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,987
Posted By THE Ka
OLD BILBO: "And as we all know, people with...

OLD BILBO: "And as we all know, people with psychological problems attract dragons."

I have this weird notion to think that dragons are now a big cover-up for nervous breakdowns, whenever I see...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 03-01-2013, 03:41 PM
Replies: 14,152
Views: 665,158
Posted By THE Ka
Gandalf: Sheesh, looks like another property tax...

Gandalf: Sheesh, looks like another property tax evasion. Well, might as well lend a hand with that. Wizards are always marked under unnecessary guests in this part of Hobbiton... Maybe some illegal...
Forum: The Movies 02-21-2013, 02:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,987
Posted By THE Ka
http://25.media.tumblr.com/79a91c6fcd883537bf848b4...

http://25.media.tumblr.com/79a91c6fcd883537bf848b43282cc743/tumblr_mijq72SrbD1qkqt8ro1_500.png

While there are literally a million different Thorin memes, this one was particularly amazing, for...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 02-17-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 3,216
Views: 232,068
Posted By THE Ka
Co-workers who have the magical prowess to catch...

Co-workers who have the magical prowess to catch a stomach flu in less than a night, in order to avoid a busy morning shift.
Just a tad envious that the planets were not aligned and the magical...
Forum: The Movies 02-10-2013, 01:27 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 20,922
Posted By THE Ka
Even in the dour F.A. there are a few, but the...

Even in the dour F.A. there are a few, but the key word is that they are passing. Even Beren and Luthien's legacy intertwine with that of Hurin and Turin's tale, which compared to Disney's clean cut...
Forum: The Movies 02-09-2013, 04:07 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 20,922
Posted By THE Ka
This topic really caught me by surprise and is an...

This topic really caught me by surprise and is an interesting point.

I think another part of the difference is simply how Tolkien intended his work to be read and thought of and how Disney chose...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 02-03-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 3,216
Views: 232,068
Posted By THE Ka
It could be more Sarumanian and possibly even...

It could be more Sarumanian and possibly even worse, or Wormtonguian, if they held a pseudo 'public meeting' over it then announced at the end that, 'Oh and by the way, none of your votes into this...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 02-03-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 3,216
Views: 232,068
Posted By THE Ka
I'm assigning a very despicable person who is...

I'm assigning a very despicable person who is holding my only and very old copy of The Hobbit hostage. While with any other book I'd probably just go and buy another copy, this copy means more...
Forum: The Movies 01-27-2013, 02:08 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,987
Posted By THE Ka
Found at least three others that appear more than...

Found at least three others that appear more than once (besides the aforementioned), such as this one:
...
Forum: The Movies 01-25-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,987
Posted By THE Ka
There's not quite as many Smaug (or successful...

There's not quite as many Smaug (or successful ones) memes as of yet, but this cross-over is rather humorous:

http://cdn.memegenerator.net/instances/250x250/32476180.jpg

Or this:
...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-24-2013, 12:20 AM
Replies: 2,012
Views: 158,441
Posted By THE Ka
That's a crime...

That's a crime (http://memeorama.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/angry-school-boy-meme.jpg) in and of itself.
I would have generally felt my subconscious had utterly betrayed me by that point, by...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 01-20-2013, 01:09 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 17,829
Posted By THE Ka
Question Must be all the 'Yes to the No' questions. ...

Must be all the 'Yes to the No' questions.

I can confirm that at least you are a rather lovely person. I only know this, because the quiz believes I'm the test-tube baby of Bilbo and Aragorn. So...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 01-18-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 3,071
Views: 210,529
Posted By THE Ka
Well thank you. :) It's Nocturnal from the...

Well thank you. :)
It's Nocturnal from the Elder Scrolls series, one of my favourite Daedra.

Bethberry, I can confirm your avvie. My mom had a copy of Brian Froud and Alan Lee's Faeries from...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-18-2013, 08:41 PM
Replies: 14,152
Views: 665,158
Posted By THE Ka
Pipe http://cdn.theatlantic.com/static/mt/assets/cultur...

http://cdn.theatlantic.com/static/mt/assets/culture_test/the%20hobbit.jpg

Thorin: For the love of - It's just a dinner! Follow the instructions starting from the backside of the third page, second...
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