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The Adventurer
12-06-2001, 09:45 AM
In no praticulare order mine are

Reboot: The Best Cartoon Ever! Great Plots, Charicters, looks and All around Feel.

Babylon 5: Politics never looked so good. Great space battles to boot.

EnterPrise: I'm a sucker for Prequels. I love back story.

Battlestar Gallatica: Great Show that was to ambious for its time.

Quatum Leap: Steller acting and sweet plots

Samari Jake: This cartoons action is better then DBZ and the storys are more intence too.

El Pollo Diablo
12-06-2001, 10:01 AM
Stargate SG-1: I like this the best as I think the stories and characters are great.

Family Guy: Very Funny

Drop the Dead Donkey: Recent News Comedy, Quite Old but very funny.

Have I Got News For You: Recent News Comedy Quiz Show.

Rex the Runt: Comedy Animation About Dogs.

12-06-2001, 10:30 AM
TRAO Jonny Quest, M.A.S.K., Bionic 6, Gi-Joe, The New Adventures of Batman/Superman, Batman Beyond, Spiderman, S-man and his amazing friends, C.O.P.S., Star Com, Visionaries, and all other cool 80s,90s and 00's cartoons that didn't pop into my head straight away ;)

TV Series
Nikita, McGyver, The A-Team, Sliders, Mortal Kombat and of course heh...Erotic shows :P

Starwars & Indiana Jones, James Bond, Star Trek, Mortal Kombats, Jet Li & Jackie Chan movies, 'Shaolin monks' movies, Sean Connery movies, Harrison Ford movies

12-06-2001, 10:33 AM
Buffy the Vampire Slayer! :D

12-06-2001, 10:37 AM
The Family Guy, Jackass, Da Ali G Show, South Park, Friends, The Simpsons, Johnathan Creek, Clerks, Big Brother

El Pollo Diablo
12-06-2001, 10:43 AM
I also like Johnathan Creek, Fraiser, Becker, Spin City and MONTY PYTHONS FLYING CIRCUS.

12-06-2001, 12:00 PM
Jonathan Creek?

eww you wierdo :P:P

12-06-2001, 12:13 PM
My mom watches that show when it's on public television :p.

Lemon Head
12-06-2001, 12:31 PM
Ooh ooh ooh!!!

Late night Channel 5! :D

12-06-2001, 12:42 PM
Classc, high-kicking television: "That '70s Show", "South Park", "Family Guy" and "Malcolm In The Middle". I just realised I watch a lot of Fox. Does that make me sad?

12-06-2001, 12:45 PM
Not as sad as watching a lot of Comedy Central, as in my case ;).

12-06-2001, 12:59 PM
im an eighties man myself: ALF, teenage mutant ninja turtles, Transformers (none of those lame 3d versions they came out with, its gotta be the original) Fraggle rock

as ofr present day shows, i only have about one day a week to sit and watch television, and, call me crazy, i choose tuesday nights on the WB. Gilmore girls and smallville!

El Pollo Diablo
12-06-2001, 01:04 PM

Not really only joking.

12-06-2001, 01:07 PM
there's always one of them :rolleyes:


12-06-2001, 01:40 PM
Originally posted by remio
Classc, high-kicking television: "That '70s Show", "South Park", "Family Guy" and "Malcolm In The Middle". I just realised I watch a lot of Fox. Does that make me sad?

Cursed Americans. You get to wath a show with a new TMBG piece composed for each episode, while I get 'new' DS9 seasons.

El Pollo Diablo
12-06-2001, 01:47 PM
TMGB? what is that?

12-06-2001, 02:12 PM
They Might Be Giants - a band.

The Adventurer
12-06-2001, 02:22 PM
I all ways forget that most of the people in the Adventure Game Community are Europeans. Why is that? Is it becasue us Americans like Fast pased shooters more? I play Day of Defeat and Unreal Turnoment but I'd take Monkey Island any day of the week. I wish more of my friend ageed most of them play RPG and would never touch a real Adventure game. One guy said Reident EVil was an Adventurer Game!:eek:

Any way does any one Watch Reboot? I mean its cool as all hell and its made in Canada! (Canami?) If you get Cartoon Network you should devently watch it!

12-06-2001, 02:22 PM
Deep Space Nine - Best Trek ever made. Probably the best ever sci-fi series too :p

Seinfeld - even the reruns are funny!!

Coupling - hilarious brittish comedy

12-06-2001, 02:28 PM
Everybody Loves Raymond, Becker, Howard Stern, Simpsons, Gundam Wing and I watch a lot of news.

12-06-2001, 02:51 PM
Coupling - cant say i've ever heard of it marek.. sure you're ok :) :)

my tastes are

Spaced - best god damn pogram ever
Erm any generaly wierd or british comedy i'll watch :) old and new.

Southpark.. ah yeah
power puff girls.. their cute ok???!!

and buffy :)

12-06-2001, 02:58 PM
Oooohh yeah I forgot about Spaced! They don't show it anymore on Dutch TV but it was hilarious!!!

Coupling is in the same league as Spaced. How can you not know it, it's a BBC show. Or was it called Coupled? No, I'm pretty sure it's Coupling. It's about a bunch of people, 2 of them are a couple, the others are their friends. The jokes are often about their sex-life and relations, and many episodes end with a mix-up / prank / accident / whatever with their mobile phones.


El Pollo Diablo
12-06-2001, 03:15 PM
Nah... Spaced is well better Couplings as Couplings is full of women trying to make jokes. Plus the Army loving weirdo from Spaced looks like a caretaker at my old school.

12-06-2001, 03:23 PM
I've only seen 2 or 3 episodes of Spaced. (I remember the pilot, and the one where they go clubbing...)
I've seen more of Coupling, so that's why :)

Isn't there some server where I can download Spaced as DivX?? I don't understand why it's not on Dutch TV anymore :( :(

12-06-2001, 03:24 PM
Originally posted by Marek
Oooohh yeah I forgot about Spaced! They don't show it anymore on Dutch TV but it was hilarious!!!

Are you from Holland TOO? Wow, we have a lot of MI fans...

12-06-2001, 03:27 PM

thats the best spaced site... dunno if they have any episodes tho

one day i'll divx my dvd :)

12-06-2001, 03:39 PM
You can burn a copy for me in May ;)

Yhes, I em uh riel hollandur! Nijs toe meat joe!

12-06-2001, 05:02 PM
Originally posted by The Adventurer
Battlestar Gallatica: Great Show that was to ambious for its time.

You know, I never considered this. I always saw it as a cheap and superficial attempt to be Star wars. But "for its time" is appropriate. We had nothing like it in the late 70s. I see the wisdom of appreciating it on that level. It willl never be a favorite, but it DOES have the merit of being the first.

I watch:

Futurama -- it has its moments
The Simpsons -- still the best satire of American values
Malcolm in the Middle -- Always unpredictable
Undeclared -- A strong "up and comer"
South Park -- Charming Political Incorrectness
Enterprise -- Because I am (after all these years) a Trekkie

Babylon 5 -- for the same reasons you mentioned (and better than any Trek series)
Seinfeld -- always examined what TV has ignored i.e. masturbation, body odor, pointless revenge, etc.
Monty Python and Black Adder --my favorite BBC productions
...and almost anything on The Discovery Channel in between these
whew, you'd think I have no life at all

12-06-2001, 05:05 PM
Right I should add Seinfeld to my list, seeing that it rocks. Ok. It's added.

Uutont Fær Uulion
12-06-2001, 05:16 PM
my favorites would be
Boston Public
Ally Mcbeal
not particularly in that order

12-06-2001, 07:35 PM
"Friends" are my favorite. I even got 72 episodes on DVD and buying more when I can afford it :)

The rest is in no particular order.

Ally McBeal
Drew Carrey
The Simpsons
X-Files (Until David Duchovny left.)
The Practice
Family Guy
Will & Grace

I watch a lot of series :)

12-06-2001, 10:54 PM
Malcolm (yay, TMBG! :D)
Flying Circus
West Wing

12-06-2001, 11:30 PM
Originally posted by Darth_Rommel
Buffy the Vampire Slayer! :D

I also enjoy:

Stargate SG-1.

Hockey Night in Canada.

and, Friends. :D

12-06-2001, 11:47 PM
My favorits are Seinfeld, Simpsons and That '70s Show.

12-07-2001, 06:49 AM
Why does everyone like Friends? The jokes are lame and the plots keep repeating themselves forever! :( (Like, that whole Ross & Rachel thing...)

12-07-2001, 07:59 AM
Damn, not one person said NYPD blue.

That is a great show, try not to miss it. Tuesdays at 9pm..
Also I like Law & Order(and most of the take offs) and that might be it.

I think most of the new series are stupid or just plain lame, Fraiser is good though.

I also like ESPN sports center. Rich Isen(sp), Kenny Mayne amd Stuart Scott are hillarious.

You can tell I'm over 30 huh? ;)

Lemon Head
12-07-2001, 08:02 AM
hey darth rommel, is that a light sabre in your sig, or are you just pleased to see me? ;)

12-07-2001, 11:31 AM
Fave shows:
Buffy the Vampire slayer
Dragonball Z
Dark Angel
The Simpsons
Celeberty Deathmatch
Fresh prince of bel air

12-07-2001, 02:33 PM
No one mentioned Ren & Stimpy yet. Sure, it may seem a bit childish now that I'm over 14, but it definitely has its charm.
:ewok: <== Closest thing to Stimpy I could find in the smileys.

12-07-2001, 02:38 PM
Ah, Ren and Stimpy. Brings back so many memories.

All-time favorite cartoons that are no longer in existence:

Ren and Stimpy
Rocko's Modern Life
Cartoon Planet (Space Ghost, Zorak, Brak, singing. Nuff said)
Beavis and Butthead

Nostalgia fest at the mojo boards!

12-07-2001, 02:44 PM
I don't really see the big deal about Seinfeld. I'm sorry, and I'm going to get flamed, but that's just my opinion. Anywho...

Frasier (who doesn't love it?)
The Clangers :D

12-07-2001, 02:50 PM
Originally posted by Feral
Frasier (who doesn't love it?)

/me raises his hand

12-07-2001, 03:17 PM
Why has no one mentioned The Daily Show ? It's the most important television show ever.

12-07-2001, 03:26 PM
... not to mention The Man Show.

"... grab your favorite private part, iiiiit's theeeee Man Show!"

12-07-2001, 10:04 PM
Sealab 2021
Brak show
Aqua Teen Hunger Force
Harvey Birdman

12-07-2001, 10:05 PM
and DAILY SHOW and SIMPSONS, FUTURAMA, The TICK is pretty good too

12-07-2001, 10:43 PM
Smallville......that 70s show...Simpsons....and the bestest show ever is the wonder years

12-07-2001, 10:49 PM
Clerks: the animated series was absolutely awesome, but hardly anyone has ever heard of it because those fatcats at ABC canceled it after 2 episodes

12-08-2001, 12:37 AM
Originally posted by sheaday6
Clerks: the animated series was absolutely awesome, but hardly anyone has ever heard of it because those fatcats at ABC canceled it after 2 episodes
Ah yes...I have all KS films and, of course, Clerks: Animated on DVD...Brilliant stuff. I didn't mention it because it doesn't really play on TV anymore. 6 episodes made and only 2 aired... a travesty.

I'm glad someone mentioned it...that show deserves mention.

12-08-2001, 12:46 AM
Raven! I owe you one. Now I remember what I wanted for Christmas! I need to get my hands on the Clerks series on DVD. I've seen, but don't own, all of the View Askew movies. Great stuff.

12-08-2001, 02:38 AM
I just pulled this link out of mothballs...This is for you Kevin Smith / Star Wars fans, but be warned...it's rated "M" for its language.



12-08-2001, 02:43 AM
Ah, I saw the live-action ad for trooper clerks some time ago. Didn't know there was a whole site, let alone some animated shorts :P. These are damn funny.

12-08-2001, 02:57 AM
Originally posted by Spaff

Spaced - best god damn pogram ever

SPACED??? I just wanted to make an comic named Spaced :eek:
does this mean I have to change the name??? :confused:

12-08-2001, 06:22 AM
I very much doubt you will.

12-08-2001, 07:32 AM
Well that is just :swear:
:ball: :ball::ball: :ball: :ball:

12-08-2001, 08:06 AM
Don't overreact. He just said he doubted you will change the name. (As do I.)

12-08-2001, 09:01 AM
This......*sniff*....still is very......*Sniff*....hard for me....

12-08-2001, 04:12 PM
Have I Got News For You
Jonathan Ross's programme
erm...They Think It's All Over!
South Park
The Simpsons
Malcolm In The Middle
Spin City
...and anything that's on Channel (5)

...searching for enjoyable sophisticated TV programmes...
...file not found...

12-08-2001, 05:03 PM
Robot Wars,
Have I got news for you,
Friends (sometimes),
Scrap Heap Challenge,
2DTV (cause it roxs, Channel 4, 10pm Sundays i think),
Alister's Big Impressions,

12-08-2001, 05:50 PM
Well I feel like I should start posting since everyone went to so much trouble to make these lovely forums :) and this looks like as good a place as any to start. As far as shows that are still producing new episodes go, I watch:


Futurama -- especially the ever-suffering Kif, voiced by Full Throttle vet Maurice LaMarche (sorry, the LEC Actors Archive has totally filled my head with this kind of trivia)

The Simpsons -- Dan Casta-however-you-spell-it has to be the funniest voice actor alive. "Mmmmm... pistol whip..."


The Daily Show -- Unfortunately, they've gone noticably soft since 9/11, but they're still one of the funniest shows on television. Honestly, satire is the only way to get the news; it's just too brain-numbing otherwise.


South Park -- O political incorrectness, how do I love thee? "I have... in my back yard... thirty aborted fetuses!" I swear when I heard that last Wednesday, I laughed for 45 seconds straight and almost fell off of the sofa.

Enterprise -- It's looking pretty good so far. The recent episode with the comet was especially well-written.

Whose Line is it Anyway? -- Ryan Stiles points to his ring finger. "Long story short, this is the stone I passed!"

12-09-2001, 10:16 AM
Originally posted by Metallus
Ah, I saw the live-action ad for trooper clerks some time ago. Didn't know there was a whole site, let alone some animated shorts :P. These are damn funny.

Clerks RoX

12-09-2001, 12:34 PM
damn straight:lips:

12-24-2001, 03:39 PM
Sorry for bringing this topic up... but here are my favorites (you probably think it's pretty weird, but I like good, old-fashioned television). Alrighty, here goes:

'Allo 'allo
Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot
You rang, mylord?
Murder, she wrote
Are you being served?
Dad's Army

Go ahead and shoot me.

12-24-2001, 03:41 PM


12-24-2001, 05:08 PM
Do you use rubber bullets? Very painful. And how am I supposed to fix the hole in my monitor?

12-24-2001, 05:27 PM
Simpsons 'n' Futurama, of course... King of the Hill is also very funny.
The Drew Carey show is the best sitcom in production... and both the American and British versions of Whose Line is it Anyway? get more laughs out of me than any other show.
Other sitcoms I like are 3rd Rock from the Sun, Newsradio, and occasionally Seinfeld. And Malcom, of course.
We don't get Cartoon Network in my town, but if we did I would watch Space Ghost regularly.
On Comedy Central I watch the Daily Show and Kids in the Hall (and the british WLiiA, as mentioned.)
Nickelodeon is home to Spongebob Squarepants and Invader Zim, which are both awesome.
That's all I can think of.

12-24-2001, 09:59 PM
Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel...
Whose Line...
Simpsons and Futurama. Haven't seen Futurama in ages though. In fact, I barely watch TV at all.

12-27-2001, 12:17 PM
Smallville, Roswell, Enterprise, West Wing, Powerpuff Girls, Spongebob Squarepants, Dexter's Laboratory, Johnny Bravo, and The Fairly OddParents are some of my favorites...

dark spirit
12-27-2001, 03:26 PM
malcolm in the middle
spongebob squarepants
courage the cowardly dog
3rd rock from the sun
south park
will + grace (there are 2 people on my table in science class who are exactly like them!)
jerry springer (those fat, illegal alien, two timing, backstabbing, half-woman half-man people make me laugh!)
married with children
I can't think of anything else right now!