From: Obveeus <Obveeus@aol.com>
Subject: Re: What Did You Watch? 2018-01-02 (Tuesday)
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From: Obveeus <Obveeus@aol.com>
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Subject: Re: What Did You Watch? 2018-01-02 (Tuesday)
Date: Wed, 3 Jan 2018 15:31:54 -0500
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On 1/3/2018 12:55 PM, anim8rfsk wrote:
> In article <p2iusg$n89$1@dont-email.me>, Obveeus<Obveeus@aol.com>
> wrote:
> 
>> On 1/3/2018 9:45 AM, Arthur Lipscomb wrote:
>>> On 1/3/2018 5:12 AM, Obveeus wrote:
>>>>
>>>> I watched:
>>>>
>>>> LA TO VEGAS:  The pilot episode for this new FOX series about a plane
>>>> full of idiots that travels back and forth between Los Angeles and Las
>>>> Vegas.  Given how short that flight is, I have no idea how they find
>>>> so much time to wander around the plane.  In any case, this was really
>>>> bad.   One and done for me.
>>>>
>>>
>>> I didn't even bother to sample.
>>
>> You made the correct call.
>>
>>>> DAVE CHAPPELLE EQUANIMITY & THE BIRD REVELATION:  I watched EQUANIMITY
>>>> and though I agreed with his political/social opinions about almost
>>>> everything, I didn't find his delivery entertaining or his attempts to
>>>> spin jokes on the subject matter at all successful.  He seems to spend
>>>> most of his stage time telling the audience that he is funny and
>>>> successful.  As a result, I didn't even bother with THE BIRD
>>>> REVELATION, so I didn't get to much of anything regarding the sexual
>>>> harassment in Hollywood stuff.
>>>>
>>> Now that you mention it, I guess I only watched Equanimity too.  When it
>>> was over I didn't see an option to watch The Bird Revelation.  Just
>>> added to the queue.
>>
>> I read this morning that the two specials are very different in
>> tone/content due to the different venues.  The first special (the one I
>> watched) is a big theater so the comedy is much more mainstream.  I
>> guess that the second special is the one that is getting more
>> attention...or at least angering more niche groups.
> 
> The Netflix tried to sell me Bird Revolution so I added it to my list.
> 
> They must be listening in on us.

....and trying to trap us.