RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

The Trek BBS title image

The Trek BBS statistics

Threads: 137,889
Posts: 5,329,964
Members: 24,557
Currently online: 488
Newest member: Mgroup Video

TrekToday headlines

Retro Review: Inquisition
By: Michelle on Jul 12

Cubify Star Trek 3DMe Mini Figurines
By: T'Bonz on Jul 11

Latest Official Starships Collection Ships
By: T'Bonz on Jul 10

Seven of Nine Bobble Head
By: T'Bonz on Jul 9

Pegg The Prankster
By: T'Bonz on Jul 9

More Trek Stars Join Unbelievable!!!!!
By: T'Bonz on Jul 8

Star Trek #35 Preview
By: T'Bonz on Jul 8

New ThinkGeek Trek Apparel
By: T'Bonz on Jul 7

Star Trek Movie Prop Auction
By: T'Bonz on Jul 7

Drexler: NX Engineering Room Construction
By: T'Bonz on Jul 7


Welcome! The Trek BBS is the number one place to chat about Star Trek with like-minded fans. Please login to see our full range of forums as well as the ability to send and receive private messages, track your favourite topics and of course join in the discussions.

If you are a new visitor, join us for free. If you are an existing member please login below. Note: for members who joined under our old messageboard system, please login with your display name not your login name.


Go Back   The Trek BBS > Lounges & General Chat > Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous Discussion of non-Trek topics.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old May 3 2013, 02:27 AM   #1
Gary7
Rear Admiral
 
Gary7's Avatar
 
Location: Near Manhattan ··· in an alternate reality
Bob Newhart still has it

Bob had a guest part on The Big Bang Theory for the episode that aired tonight (May 2nd, "The Proton Resurgence"). It was quite a surprise for me... I figured he had retired.

But wow... Bob still has it! His timing was excellent. His characterization was hilarious. He really made the episode. And it almost looked like the cast couldn't hide that they were quite reverent of him.
__________________
Remembering Ensign Mallory.
Gary7 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 3 2013, 02:50 AM   #2
Owain Taggart
Rear Admiral
 
Owain Taggart's Avatar
 
Location: Northern Ontario, Canada
Re: Bob Newhart still has it

I saw a clip of it and it looked brilliant. Classic Newhart!
Owain Taggart is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 3 2013, 04:07 AM   #3
Kirby
Rear Admiral
 
Kirby's Avatar
 
Location: Alt: 5280
View Kirby's Twitter Profile
Re: Bob Newhart still has it

Loved that episode! Bob is still the best and I'm glad he's continuing to work.
__________________
Henderson!!!!
Kirby is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 3 2013, 04:14 AM   #4
Savage Dragon
TheSeeker
 
Savage Dragon's Avatar
 
Location: New York, NY
Re: Bob Newhart still has it

I haven't seen it yet but I look forward to it. I love Bob Newhart.
Savage Dragon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 3 2013, 05:26 AM   #5
auntiehill
Fleet Admiral
 
auntiehill's Avatar
 
Location: hillsville
Re: Bob Newhart still has it

Yes, he was excellent. He is STILL the master of deadpan.
__________________
"If you open your mind too much, your brain will fall out."
--Tim Minchin
auntiehill is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 3 2013, 10:22 AM   #6
RJDiogenes
Idealistic Cynic and Canon Champion
 
RJDiogenes's Avatar
 
Location: RJDiogenes of Boston
Re: Bob Newhart still has it

Wow, I'll have to look on On Demand. Bob Newhart has been my favorite comedian since The Bob Newhart Show was on the air. Button-Down Mind is a classic. I try to catch re-runs on MeTV whenever I can.
__________________
Please stop by my Gallery and YouTube Page for a visit. And read Trunkards!
RJDiogenes is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 3 2013, 01:28 PM   #7
jespah
Commodore
 
jespah's Avatar
 
Location: Boston, the Gateway to the Galaxy
View jespah's Twitter Profile
Re: Bob Newhart still has it

The only thing that would've topped it for me would've been if Suzanne Pleshette was still alive, and them waking up in bed together at the very end of the episode, and him telling her he'd had a dream about some strange, nerdy people.
__________________
Oh, Stewardess! I speak Jive!
http://www.jespah.com (fanfic with all ratings). TU Publishing
Adult Trek Anthology 2
jespah is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 3 2013, 02:04 PM   #8
Squiggy
LORD SHIT SUPREME
 
Squiggy's Avatar
 
Location: Not on your life, my Hindu friend.
View Squiggy's Twitter Profile Send a message via ICQ to Squiggy
Re: Bob Newhart still has it

Best timing ever.
__________________
ENOUGH OF THIS TURGID BASH WANKERY!
Squiggy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 3 2013, 04:00 PM   #9
137th Gebirg
Rear Admiral
 
137th Gebirg's Avatar
 
Location: Who is John Galt?
Re: Bob Newhart still has it

It was a very touching episode on many levels. Enjoyed it tremendously. Vintage Newhart and top-shelf BBT.
__________________
Gebirgswick - Ind, Tra, Sec & Env.
137th Gebirg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 3 2013, 06:36 PM   #10
bbailey861
Admiral
 
bbailey861's Avatar
 
Location: Kingston, ON
Re: Bob Newhart still has it

I have it PVR'd. Looking forward to seeing it.
bbailey861 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 3 2013, 07:27 PM   #11
Garrovick
Commander
 
Garrovick's Avatar
 
Location: wallowing in a pool of emotion
Re: Bob Newhart still has it

Yeah, that episode was great! Always a treat to see Bob Newhart in action.
__________________
"A mind needs books the way a sword needs a whetstone." - Tyrion Lannister, A Game of Thrones
Garrovick is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 3 2013, 11:44 PM   #12
Mysterion
Rear Admiral
 
Mysterion's Avatar
 
Location: SB-31, Daran V
Re: Bob Newhart still has it

Agreed. Newhart killed it on last night's BBT episode. Then again, when hasn't he?

Actually had me laughing out loud in a couple of places.
__________________
USS Galileo Galilei, NCC-8888
Prima Inter Pares
Mysterion is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 4 2013, 03:09 AM   #13
JiNX-01
Admiral
 
JiNX-01's Avatar
 
Location: Under Cdr. Tucker
View JiNX-01's Twitter Profile
Re: Bob Newhart still has it

Gary7 wrote: View Post
Bob had a guest part on The Big Bang Theory for the episode that aired tonight (May 2nd, "The Proton Resurgence"). It was quite a surprise for me... I figured he had retired.

But wow... Bob still has it! His timing was excellent. His characterization was hilarious. He really made the episode. And it almost looked like the cast couldn't hide that they were quite reverent of him.
I got the biggest kick out of that episode. I feel a true geeky kinship with The Big Bang Theory.
__________________
------------
Live as if you were to die tomorrow.
Learn as if you were to live forever.
-- Mahatma Gandhi --
JiNX-01 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 4 2013, 08:42 PM   #14
publiusr
Commodore
 
Re: Bob Newhart still has it

Master of the slow burn...
I loved Maron last night as well
http://www.ifc.com/shows/maron
publiusr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 4 2013, 08:46 PM   #15
Galileo7
Fleet Captain
 
Galileo7's Avatar
 
Location: U.S.A.
Re: Bob Newhart still has it

Kirby wrote: View Post
Loved that episode! Bob is still the best and I'm glad he's continuing to work.
Agree.
Galileo7 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 08:05 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
FireFox 2+ or Internet Explorer 7+ highly recommended.