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Postby silentbobafett on Thu May 14, 2009 4:12 am

Fawst wrote:Wow... I am a huge fan of this show. It's probably the best new genre show I've seen on TV since Lost. (No, I haven't watched BSG yet, and I'm waiting til the fucking show ends. I need to avoid every spoiler I can, and seeing commercials on SciFi is getting me annoyed!) And yes, that includes Fringe. While I like Fringe, I've managed to miss the last 4 episodes and not be too upset. This... this I devoured in two nights with the wife. We both love it, and can't wait for S2. I'm buying her all the novels for Christmas, but I'm worried we're going to ruin it for ourselves. I'm hoping the series spins off into its own world, much like Dexter did. I want to read the books and enjoy them, but I don't want to ruin the surprise of the show! Gah! PREDICAMENT!!!


AGREED! Saw it twice in a month - Hercules gave it a pretty shit review! I owe hercules a lot for the shows I got into but I feel the apprentice has left the master because more and more I find Hercules compeltly different to my opinion on stuff -which, of course, means he's bang wrong!
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby silentbobafett on Thu May 14, 2009 4:16 am

Fawst wrote:There was a True Blood panel at the Paley Center yesterday. Anyone know if there's any news on the web about what went down? I haven't been able to find anything on the interwebs yet and I'm dying to know!


I 2nd this! Can't find anything - anyone got any details they can spill? :-)
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Postby Hermanator X on Thu May 14, 2009 4:54 am

silentbobafett wrote:
Fawst wrote:There was a True Blood panel at the Paley Center yesterday. Anyone know if there's any news on the web about what went down? I haven't been able to find anything on the interwebs yet and I'm dying to know!


I 2nd this! Can't find anything - anyone got any details they can spill? :-)


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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby Maui on Tue May 19, 2009 7:52 pm

Here's some character posters for season 2, which starts June 14th.
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Postby papalazeru on Tue May 19, 2009 7:55 pm

Maui wrote:Here's some character posters for season 2, which starts June 14th.


Thanks Maui. Been looking forward to the return of this, and I've been making everyone watch the first series before this start. Didn't realise but Jason Stackhouse is in fact, Vinnie from Home and Away :)

Won't mean much to the US'ers but you gotta love them Aussie soaps, they do export their talent.

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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby thefraze on Sun May 24, 2009 8:11 pm

True Blood: Season One

Watched the first two episodes so far, a pleasant surprise. Stephen Moyer should've played Gambit - the guy's got the look (and the touch... and the POOOOWWWWEEEER!) Sorry. Stan Bush creeped in while I wasn't looking.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby stereosforgeeks on Sun May 24, 2009 9:07 pm

thefraze wrote:True Blood: Season One

Watched the first two episodes so far, a pleasant surprise. Stephen Moyer should've played Gambit - the guy's got the look (and the touch... and the POOOOWWWWEEEER!) Sorry. Stan Bush creeped in while I wasn't looking.


Honestly the beginning of the season is pretty universally hated but it got much better as it went along and thats why people like it now.

So if you're liking it now, you are off to a good start.
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Postby caruso_stalker217 on Sun May 24, 2009 9:21 pm

I only know this Stephen Moyer guy from the excellent Schwimsploitation television movie "Uprising." So it was kinda weird to see him as some fuckin' vampire or something in some goddamn promo for this "True Blood" shit.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby RogueScribner on Sun May 24, 2009 9:27 pm

stereosforgeeks wrote:
thefraze wrote:True Blood: Season One

Watched the first two episodes so far, a pleasant surprise. Stephen Moyer should've played Gambit - the guy's got the look (and the touch... and the POOOOWWWWEEEER!) Sorry. Stan Bush creeped in while I wasn't looking.


Honestly the beginning of the season is pretty universally hated but it got much better as it went along and thats why people like it now.

So if you're liking it now, you are off to a good start.


I only made it to episode 4 or so. All it displayed was sex and stereotypical vampire bullshit week after week. And all in a grungy southern gothic setting. You say it got better?
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby stereosforgeeks on Sun May 24, 2009 10:21 pm

RogueScribner wrote:
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thefraze wrote:True Blood: Season One

Watched the first two episodes so far, a pleasant surprise. Stephen Moyer should've played Gambit - the guy's got the look (and the touch... and the POOOOWWWWEEEER!) Sorry. Stan Bush creeped in while I wasn't looking.


Honestly the beginning of the season is pretty universally hated but it got much better as it went along and thats why people like it now.

So if you're liking it now, you are off to a good start.


I only made it to episode 4 or so. All it displayed was sex and stereotypical vampire bullshit week after week. And all in a grungy southern gothic setting. You say it got better?


Episode 5 or 6 is when it started to get good and the shows overlying mythology started to come more into play.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby Maui on Mon May 25, 2009 12:13 pm

stereosforgeeks wrote:Episode 5 or 6 is when it started to get good and the shows overlying mythology started to come more into play.


I just about gave up on this show but I stuck it out and the storyline did really pick up around the 5th episode.

It's an OK series. If I compare it to other stuff I watch like Breaking Bad, Big Love, Dexter, etc. - True Blood is really at the bottom of the heap, but it's still worthy viewing.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby Bloo on Wed May 27, 2009 4:27 am

went to my local Wal-Mart to pick up S1 and lo and behold it was out, so don't know when I'll be able to get it, soon I hope
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby papalazeru on Thu May 28, 2009 5:51 pm

Just rewatched this briliant series in preparation for Season 2. Loved it second time round. Still found it difficult to spot the killer.

After checking the full cast list Lafayete looks like he might not be in it :( ;)

He was one of my favourite characters too.
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Postby burlivesleftnut on Thu May 28, 2009 9:18 pm

Yeah I watched this preview special that Alan Ball hosted and he pretty much confirm Lafayette's fate. He mentioned something to the effect of, "If you know the books, you know what happens to Lafayette." Which blows, but there are enough characters around to keep me into it without him, but I really liked him. His comment on Ensign Ro was interesting. He basically said she's like something we've never seen before and she has designs on Bon Temps and none of them are good.
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Postby Bloo on Tue Jun 02, 2009 3:57 am

if they follow the 2nd book in the series for season2 yah she is umm something different
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Postby burlivesleftnut on Wed Jun 03, 2009 8:38 pm

Bloo wrote:if they follow the 2nd book in the series for season2 yah she is umm something different


He hinted that they are.
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Postby Bloo on Thu Jun 04, 2009 4:04 am

she's a maenadI'm going to assume
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Postby travis-dane on Thu Jun 04, 2009 12:34 pm

Just watching the first season on German Cable. I like it, the two cops are great characters and seeing Rouge all grown up is...strange, her brother is hilarious.
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Postby Maui on Sun Jun 14, 2009 6:07 pm

FYI, True Blood returns to HBO tonight for it's 2nd season!
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Postby papalazeru on Sun Jun 14, 2009 6:25 pm

Maui wrote:FYI, True Blood returns to HBO tonight for it's 2nd season!


Don't worry. I've been waiting impatiently :D

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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby Bloo on Mon Jun 15, 2009 3:06 am

I was planning on watching it at work tonight but things got busy, is HBO2 going to air it again like on Tuesday like they do with almost all their other shows
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Postby Ribbons on Mon Jun 15, 2009 4:18 am

Yes! Maybe. I dunno actually, but they'll probably be re-airing it a lot throughout the week at irregular intervals.
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Postby papalazeru on Mon Jun 15, 2009 7:20 am

Lafayette is alive!!!!! I so thought he was dead.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby stereosforgeeks on Mon Jun 15, 2009 10:38 am

papalazeru wrote:Lafayette is alive!!!!! I so thought he was dead.


The episode was a bit of a clunker but hells yeah on that spoilery bit! Has the dialog actually gotten worse or is it just because we haven't been acclimated to it for a bit? Some of the plot details are seeming cool. Liking the Pan stuff with Mary Ann (her history with Sam etc...), Jason and the church could be interesting (im sensing a 3some in his future), Jessica seems like she could be an interesting addition, the little moment with the chef kicking out the gossipers in Merlottes was nice and made sense.

The Bill/Sookie stuff though is just terrible. Also the plotting just seemed to be a stutter. Im hoping things get better again and this was just setting up all the plot lines.
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Postby Maui on Mon Jun 15, 2009 12:07 pm

stereosforgeeks wrote:Has the dialog actually gotten worse or is it just because we haven't been acclimated to it for a bit?


It was pretty bad. The heart to heart with Lafayetteand the redneck in the dungeon was cringe worthy.

Why did we have to wait til the very end of the show to see Eric?!?!?!? and did he have foil in his hair? Highlights anyone? :lol:

The stuff with Bill and Sookie goes from one extreme to the other. You killed my creepy uncle, I can't deal with you anymore THEN after Bill says "I haven't felt this way in 140 years"....all is forgiven?? :roll:

It was OK.
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Postby judderman on Mon Jun 15, 2009 1:14 pm

Yeah well this show's always been a bit clunky, walking an uneven line between romance, humour and horror. Nowhere was that more obvious then in the dungeon; Lafayette, the fey con artiste, transformed into a labourer on a slave ship, with all the Middle Passage imagery intact, only to be shattered when some dick tells him how he let some guy blow him. Sookie/Bill doesn't really work, even if you accept the fact that she hated her great uncle's guts, there would still need to be time before she allowed him back into her heart, particularly with Jessica the Unrelentingly Annoying in the picture.

But yes, agree about Ro Laren. She's always a welcome addition to any scifi/fantasy franchise, and this character fits her like a glove.
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Postby TheBaxter on Mon Jun 15, 2009 1:18 pm

i haven't watched the episode yet. but from herc's review, there is apparently some copious anna paquin nakedness on display.

i can't believe that there are all these posts about this episode and not one mention of it. who cares about the dialogue? WHAT ABOUT THE NAKEDNESS!!!!!!!!!!!?
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Postby stereosforgeeks on Mon Jun 15, 2009 2:09 pm

TheBaxter wrote:i haven't watched the episode yet. but from herc's review, there is apparently some copious anna paquin nakedness on display.

i can't believe that there are all these posts about this episode and not one mention of it. who cares about the dialogue? WHAT ABOUT THE NAKEDNESS!!!!!!!!!!!?


Not really as much as herc says. It faux softcore for sure.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby TheBaxter on Mon Jun 15, 2009 3:44 pm

stereosforgeeks wrote:
TheBaxter wrote:i haven't watched the episode yet. but from herc's review, there is apparently some copious anna paquin nakedness on display.

i can't believe that there are all these posts about this episode and not one mention of it. who cares about the dialogue? WHAT ABOUT THE NAKEDNESS!!!!!!!!!!!?


Not really as much as herc says. It faux softcore for sure.


obviously i now Blame Herc for getting my hopes up... and getting something else up as well.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby thefraze on Mon Jun 15, 2009 6:21 pm

TheBaxter wrote:
stereosforgeeks wrote:
TheBaxter wrote:i haven't watched the episode yet. but from herc's review, there is apparently some copious anna paquin nakedness on display.

i can't believe that there are all these posts about this episode and not one mention of it. who cares about the dialogue? WHAT ABOUT THE NAKEDNESS!!!!!!!!!!!?


Not really as much as herc says. It faux softcore for sure.


obviously i now Blame Herc for getting my hopes up... and getting something else up as well.


It's still very, very nice.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby burlivesleftnut on Mon Jun 15, 2009 10:30 pm

I liked it. And I think Paquin used a body double.

The only parts I didn't like were the forced drama between Bill and Sookie. Everything else was aces, imo. Loving Forbes, but I live her in anything. Nice she has a roll she can sink her teeth into. Yum.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby TheBaxter on Mon Jun 15, 2009 11:57 pm

burlivesleftnut wrote:I liked it. And I think Paquin used a body double.


say it ain't so, rogue!

she didn't use a body double last season. dunno why she would start now.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby papalazeru on Tue Jun 16, 2009 7:59 pm

TheBaxter wrote:
burlivesleftnut wrote:I liked it. And I think Paquin used a body double.


say it ain't so, rogue!

she didn't use a body double last season. dunno why she would start now.


Becuase she needed a graft after you left teeth marks :lol:

As it's the opening ep for the second series, I'm willing to forigve that it felt forced, Lafayette and the hick was over in one episode so as pointless as it was, it was funny and at least let you know where he was.

I thought that he'd been taken by the Madame who is in fact a walking rampant rabbit.
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Postby Tyrone_Shoelaces on Thu Jun 18, 2009 12:57 am

Small-town Southern life a muse for author Harris
By JON GAMBRELL, Associated Press Writer – Wed Jun 17, 6:52 am ET

MAGNOLIA, Ark. – Vampires typically roam the fogged streets of London or the humid nights of New Orleans, opulent worlds filled with beautiful monsters and formal balls.

Trailer parks and honky-tonks didn't fit — until author Charlaine Harris took a chance with a telepathic barmaid named Sookie Stackhouse.

Now, Harris' Southern Vampire Mysteries series has hit The New York Times' list of best sellers, gained fans far beyond her south Arkansas town and inspired a television series on HBO. Though fueled by sex, violence and hints of humor, Harris' novels hold a mirror up to a South where race and societal change permeates through her prose.

Still, the mother of three said her only concern at first was finding something that would sell.

"I'm no crusader," Harris says. "I just like to make a point. If people get it, good. If they don't, OK."

Stackhouse's fictional hometown of Bon Temps, La., resembles the South in which Harris grew up, filled with waitresses who wear Keds sneakers and shop at Wal-Mart. Trailer homes dot the rural pastures of the north Louisiana town and pickup trucks fill the parking lot of the bar where Harris' heroine works.

For Kevin Durand, an associate philosophy professor at Henderson State University in Arkadelphia, life in Bon Temps evokes where his family once lived in Louisiana.

"As she describes the place, it's a place I've been," said Durand, who specializes in pop culture ghouls and vampires. "I've seen all of those things before."

That sense of place allows the fantastic to seem commonplace, especially as wereanimals, fairies and witches crowd into the story around Stackhouse and her vampire associates. Even the vampires, though satiated with artificial blood produced in Japan, struggle with scheduling nocturnal home repairs.

In a way, Harris, 57, says she wanted to serve as an "anti-Anne Rice," allowing humor and reality to drive her novels.

"I just drew on my knowledge of what it's like to live in a small town from the viewpoint of a person who has very little disposable income, ... a person who's really having to count their pennies, plan ahead to pay their property tax," she says. "That's most people, I believe."

That pretty much is a picture of Magnolia, a city of 11,000 only 20 miles away from Louisiana. There, the small county courthouse sits in a square near a gazebo. Murals of magnolia flowers and oil derricks, once the town's lifeblood, cover building walls. A diner across the street hosts a workday crowd, but don't look for a bottle of beer — it's a dry county.

It's here where residents stop the roughly 5-foot-tall redhead in the grocery store, even if they've never read one of her books. She volunteers at her church, where members don't raise eyebrows at her violent and racy tales.

The county library, a converted Assembly of God church that has a steeple in the parking lot for sale, stocks a whole shelf of Harris' novels, including her early mysteries.

"Everything Charlaine writes goes over like a helium balloon in Magnolia," said assistant library director Dana Thornton.

Harris' Stackhouse novels read quickly, ramping up at chapters' ends in the pattern of her many trade paperback mysteries. While pulpy love entanglements and murders snare Stackhouse, the novels also provide a glimpse of social criticism. Vampires, once in self-imposed exile, "come out of the coffin," an intended parallel to the acceptance of gays in the world.

"It just seemed like a very similar situation to me," Harris says. "It's just admitting publicly the existence of something that we've always known existed privately."

Those vampires attract Stackhouse, a mind reader, as she can't hear their thoughts like normal people. They brood like other vampires flooding bookstores and move theaters, but Harris endows them with a dark power harkening back to Bram Stoker, Durand said.

"They're still not the cuddly little teddy bears with teeth kind of deal; they're still a threat," he said. "The only reason that they don't wipe out everything is because they restrain themselves."

Race also plays a part in the novels. Few black characters exist on the pages, a problem Harris acknowledges. The first Stackhouse novel also hints to the need for a black and a white funeral home in Bon Temps, something Harris writes is tradition rather than racism.

Harris herself grew up in Tunica, Miss., during the 1960s. Now home to casinos lining the bank of the Mississippi River, the Tunica of her childhood was 80 percent black and surrounded by rice fields. The town's high school finally integrated in 1969 when Harris was a senior.

"It was very painful and frightening. Honestly, I congratulate the two young black women who graduated from my class," she says. "I don't know how they did it."

Those angry with sweeping societal change make their way into Stackhouse's town after supernatural creatures reveal themselves. Stackhouse finds herself targeted by them, her "disability" of being able to read minds often placing her in harm's way. A terrorist bombing against vampires finds her helping firefighters recover victims as the smell of "hate" hangs in the air, an allusion to 9/11.

"I saw so many people (like that) when integration came in, people who hated change without really understanding what it was going to mean or really looking at it from any other perspective than their own comfort," Harris says.

Another disaster, Hurricane Katrina, hits close to home for the book's characters. Vampires struggle to cover damaged roofs with blue plastic tarps. Stackhouse takes storm victims into her home — though they are witches, of course.

Some readers got angry about using hurricane in her novels and accused Harris of exploiting the tragedy. However, she believes it would have been impossible not to mention it.

"I thought, 'How can I write a book about Louisiana and not mention Katrina?' That would have been crazy," Harris says. "The last thing I want to feel like is I'm profiting on someone else's misery."

Stackhouse's own travails — romantic and otherwise — will continue for at least four more books, the author says. The next adventure is due out in October, with Harris exploring some loose "threads" in Stackhouse's life.

But that sense of small town and the details of Harris' own life will continue to fill the pages of her novels.

"You've got to use everything you have," she says.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby Nick on Mon Jun 22, 2009 3:35 am

I would read the books but don't want to spoil any of the TV series.

Who needs reading when you have HBO :)
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby Bloo on Mon Jun 22, 2009 3:44 am

Nick wrote:I would read the books but don't want to spoil any of the TV series.

Who needs reading when you have HBO :)


it's not books...it's HBO

but the books are awesome and a lot different the the TV series
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby thefraze on Mon Jun 22, 2009 4:27 pm

Lafayette is Vampire?

I love this show - the level of gore and horror that's coming into the show really appeals to me.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby burlivesleftnut on Mon Jun 22, 2009 9:32 pm

Such a fun episode. I loved the VAMPIRES ARE DOUCHEBAGS scene where Bill tries to buy clothes for Jessica and gets all haughty. The evolution of the dialog between him and the sales clerk was fucking hysterical.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby Lord Voldemoo on Tue Jun 23, 2009 1:55 am

burlivesleftnut wrote:Such a fun episode. I loved the VAMPIRES ARE DOUCHEBAGS scene where Bill tries to buy clothes for Jessica and gets all haughty. The evolution of the dialog between him and the sales clerk was fucking hysterical.


So many great moments in this ep, but my favorite line was "what the hell was the deal with you snapping the American flag in half like you some Muslim Buffy with a dick?"

I think "Muslim Buffy with a Dick" needs to be a custom rank.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby TheBaxter on Tue Jun 23, 2009 9:46 am

Lord Voldemoo wrote:
burlivesleftnut wrote:Such a fun episode. I loved the VAMPIRES ARE DOUCHEBAGS scene where Bill tries to buy clothes for Jessica and gets all haughty. The evolution of the dialog between him and the sales clerk was fucking hysterical.


So many great moments in this ep, but my favorite line was "what the hell was the deal with you snapping the American flag in half like you some Muslim Buffy with a dick?"

I think "Muslim Buffy with a Dick" needs to be a custom rank.


you should change MasterWhedon's rank to that... he doesn't come around no more, he won't notice.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby Maui on Tue Jun 23, 2009 12:16 pm

Episode 2 - Who has the best 6-pack?

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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby Snow Apple on Sun Jun 28, 2009 6:54 am

My only complaint about this show so far is that Bill is ugly. That and Bill's too slurpy and not at all smooth about his biting Sookie. I don't like the gore, but I get that others do so I ignore it best I can.

If Jason doesn't get with that church lady tonight I'm going to be annoyed. No need to draw it out.

It might've been said before but it's worth mentioning again that True Blood has one of the best opening songs ever. I usually fast forward through such things, but not that song. It's sexy.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby Lord Voldemoo on Tue Jun 30, 2009 12:27 am

Snow Apple wrote:My only complaint about this show so far is that Bill is ugly. That and Bill's too slurpy and not at all smooth about his biting Sookie. I don't like the gore, but I get that others do so I ignore it best I can.

If Jason doesn't get with that church lady tonight I'm going to be annoyed. No need to draw it out.

It might've been said before but it's worth mentioning again that True Blood has one of the best opening songs ever. I usually fast forward through such things, but not that song. It's sexy.


That song is awesome. I have it on my ipod now, the only country music I own, I believe.

I always thought Bill was kinda funny looking too, but I'm a poor judge. I do love the way he speaks...with the old world formality shoehorned into current society. My favorite last night was his aside to Eric after he and Sookie negotiate the trip to Texas with Eric.

"[Uber-formal voice]I will make the travel arrangements. But I will need your credit card number[/uber-formal voice]

It's not as funny typed...lol.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby Snow Apple on Tue Jun 30, 2009 12:32 am

No, it's funny because I can hear him saying it in my head. I love the way he speaks too.

Who sings that song? I should put it on my ipod.

I really wanted Lafayette to become a vampire darn it, that would've been fun. I love that what's her name, Jessica?, the sweet/annoying girl is still sweet as a vamp when with Hoyt. I hope that continues.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby Lord Voldemoo on Tue Jun 30, 2009 12:38 am

Snow Apple wrote:No, it's funny because I can hear him saying it in my head. I love the way he speaks too.

Who sings that song? I should put it on my ipod.

I really wanted Lafayette to become a vampire darn it, that would've been fun. I love that what's her name, Jessica?, the sweet/annoying girl is still sweet as a vamp when with Hoyt. I hope that continues.


last night's show was the first time I could stand Jessica for more than 2 seconds, but I really liked her in this ep. I wanted Lafayette to be a vamp too, but somehow I have a feeling it woulda ended up too campy.

The song is Bad Things by Jace Everett On Leno
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby stereosforgeeks on Tue Jun 30, 2009 12:57 am

Lord Voldemoo wrote:
Snow Apple wrote:No, it's funny because I can hear him saying it in my head. I love the way he speaks too.

Who sings that song? I should put it on my ipod.

I really wanted Lafayette to become a vampire darn it, that would've been fun. I love that what's her name, Jessica?, the sweet/annoying girl is still sweet as a vamp when with Hoyt. I hope that continues.


last night's show was the first time I could stand Jessica for more than 2 seconds, but I really liked her in this ep. I wanted Lafayette to be a vamp too, but somehow I have a feeling it woulda ended up too campy.

The song is Bad Things by Jace Everett On Leno


Jessica and Hoyt was the the most human interaction this show has ever had. It made both of their characters better.

Bill is ok on his own but I hate him with Sookie. Actually I hate everything to do with sookie. Her character is just a cliched damsel in distress except for a knight you have a vampire who can be good or bad! The way Bill and sookies relationship is written just falls so completely flat. Put her with eric and maybe we'll see something interesting (probably coming).
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby Bloo on Tue Jun 30, 2009 12:59 am

stereosforgeeks wrote:
Lord Voldemoo wrote:
Snow Apple wrote:No, it's funny because I can hear him saying it in my head. I love the way he speaks too.

Who sings that song? I should put it on my ipod.

I really wanted Lafayette to become a vampire darn it, that would've been fun. I love that what's her name, Jessica?, the sweet/annoying girl is still sweet as a vamp when with Hoyt. I hope that continues.


last night's show was the first time I could stand Jessica for more than 2 seconds, but I really liked her in this ep. I wanted Lafayette to be a vamp too, but somehow I have a feeling it woulda ended up too campy.

The song is Bad Things by Jace Everett On Leno


Jessica and Hoyt was the the most human interaction this show has ever had. It made both of their characters better.

Bill is ok on his own but I hate him with Sookie. Actually I hate everything to do with sookie. Her character is just a cliched damsel in distress except for a knight you have a vampire who can be good or bad! The way Bill and sookies relationship is written just falls so completely flat. Put her with eric and maybe we'll see something interesting (probably coming).


if they continue to follow the general pattern from the books, you're going to have a wait
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby Snow Apple on Tue Jun 30, 2009 1:01 am

Thanks for the info and link.

You're right it might not have turned out so great if Lafayette became a vampire. I'm just grateful he's still on the show...for now.

Sookie and Eric would be so fricking great!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I think she's a damsel in distress because a women wrote the stories and even strong women can be a sucker for such things. Oh man don't tell us what happens in the books. I don't want to know til I see it on screen.
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby Bloo on Tue Jun 30, 2009 1:03 am

so I shouldn't talk about when the aliens and the vampires start a war
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Re: True Blood (Now w/ 100% More e!)

Postby Snow Apple on Tue Jun 30, 2009 1:04 am

Yes, you can talk about that, because we all already know that part of the story.
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