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Old September 7 2009, 10:08 PM   #16
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Re: SyFy considering doing Cooking and Talk Shows...

...and dumb it down with unfunny comedy & stuff like "which show has the hottest alien babes - discuss?"
That sounds like a topic someone on this board would post.
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Old September 7 2009, 10:39 PM   #17
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"Good evening and welcome to TrekBBS Tonight. Along with Captain Craig and Peach Wookie, I'm Temis the Vorta. Tonight's topics -- Do you have a spider phobia? There may be help for you online. Battlestar Galactica: The Complete Series is coming out on Blu-ray, and we have the first look. Also, we'll show you what happened when Jayson went on a blind date with a pregnant S&M dominatrix he met on the Interent. But first, Olivia Wilde was upset by Amy Adams in the quarterfinals of the genre babe of the week December Madness Tournament. We go live to Agent Richard07 with the story."
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Old September 7 2009, 10:42 PM   #18
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^ That sounds like a perfect way to relaunch TrekTonight.
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Old September 7 2009, 10:46 PM   #19
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Re: SyFy considering doing Cooking and Talk Shows...

Aragorn wrote: View Post
"Good evening and welcome to TrekBBS Tonight. Along with Captain Craig and Peach Wookie, I'm Temis the Vorta. Tonight's topics -- Do you have a spider phobia? There may be help for you online. Battlestar Galactica: The Complete Series is coming out on Blu-ray, and we have the first look. Also, we'll show you what happened when Jayson went on a blind date with a pregnant S&M dominatrix he met on the Interent. But first, Olivia Wilde was upset by Amy Adams in the quarterfinals of the genre babe of the week December Madness Tournament. We go live to Agent Richard07 with the story."
You need to get this onto a podcast.

Now.

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Old September 7 2009, 10:47 PM   #20
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Re: SyFy considering doing Cooking and Talk Shows...

Didn't they already do this once back in when the network was new? Sci-Fi Buzz and there was another one that was a sci-fi version of a round table show.
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Old September 8 2009, 12:47 AM   #21
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^you assume the new shows will have a science fiction connection. They won't.
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Old September 8 2009, 12:56 AM   #22
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Boy, it sure would be nice to have a SCIENCE FICTION channel.
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Old September 8 2009, 12:59 AM   #23
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^you assume the new shows will have a science fiction connection. They won't.
Has SyFy gotten that bad? I dropped the channel after the end of BSG. I knew they were shifting demographics, but it sounds like lately they're really went in the shitter.
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Well, clearly they're thinking of doing this, right?

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Old September 8 2009, 01:59 AM   #25
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Well, clearly they're thinking of doing this, right?

A psychic fraud would be a nice topic for a fictional drama. But as "non fiction," yeersh...
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Old September 8 2009, 02:03 AM   #26
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Well, clearly they're thinking of doing this, right?

Let Ron Moore do it.
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Old September 8 2009, 02:11 AM   #27
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A psychic fraud would be a nice topic for a fictional drama. But as "non fiction," yeersh...
Oh, wait. What was I thinking? They've already been there. Forgot about that.
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Old September 8 2009, 03:00 AM   #28
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A psychic fraud would be a nice topic for a fictional drama. But as "non fiction," yeersh...
Oh, wait. What was I thinking? They've already been there. Forgot about that.
I think I saw some of that one night. Or something close to it on Sci-Fi. I MST3K the fuck out of that show, pissed off the wife who was getting into the who spiel.

Show: "I feel a cold spot in the room, as if all the life has left this place..."

Me: "Close the window you daft bitch!...hey! Why'd you throw that at me, I'm just telling the truth!"
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Old September 8 2009, 03:08 AM   #29
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Ace of Cakes would almost work on Sci-Fi Channel, they're all laid-back stoner geeks and have made cakes of Stormtrooper helmets, Slave 1, and WoW monsters.


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A psychic fraud would be a nice topic for a fictional drama. But as "non fiction," yeersh...
Oh, wait. What was I thinking? They've already been there. Forgot about that.
Not to mention: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0292776/
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That's a whole other can of worms! At least ghost hunters is harmless entertainment.
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