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Old January 21 2013, 12:45 AM   #31
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Re: Fictional Places to Avoid

If you'll just look at this little red light.
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Old January 21 2013, 01:17 AM   #32
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The universe of Men in Black.

Arrogant bastards trying to "protect" humanity - they just think people are stupid, that's all. And those memory-flash things probably cause brain damage or some shit like that.
And don't forget - you can't have romantic relationships with fellow agents, nor can you have any kind of life outside work, and if you give a lifetime of adulthood to the agency, you're rewarded with the total loss of all those memories. Geez, couldn't they buy their retired agents a Caribbean pleasure island compound or something?
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Old January 21 2013, 01:23 AM   #33
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Which job is more hopeless: Loopers, or Men in Black? If you're a Looper, you have to quite literally kill yourself!
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Old January 21 2013, 01:31 AM   #34
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"Excuse me, gentlemen..."

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Old January 21 2013, 01:51 AM   #35
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The world according to 24. An insane and utterly brutal place, packed with extremists and psychos, and often on the verge of some worldwide society-dissolving catastrophe. Not even the ability to drive anywhere in LA in moments would be worth that.
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Old January 21 2013, 02:31 AM   #36
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Seattle Grace Hospital (especially if you're a doctor)

Chances are high to get shot at, blown up, your heart broken, contract an STD, crash in a plane or drown. Worst working environment eva!
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Old January 21 2013, 02:38 AM   #37
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Gotham City
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...pretty much any major city in a universe filled with superheroes...Your home is likely to turn into a war-zone (if not a giant hole in the ground)...
Yes. Superheroes' cities suffer damage that would rival 9/11 on a monthly basis.
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Old January 21 2013, 03:28 AM   #38
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The world according to 24. An insane and utterly brutal place, packed with extremists and psychos, and often on the verge of some worldwide society-dissolving catastrophe. Not even the ability to drive anywhere in LA in moments would be worth that.
Then again, the 24-verse counterpart of L.A. can apparently survive a nuclear explosion detonated in a nearby area with no lasting ill effects.
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Old January 21 2013, 03:47 AM   #39
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The world according to 24. An insane and utterly brutal place, packed with extremists and psychos, and often on the verge of some worldwide society-dissolving catastrophe.
Hey, she said fictional places.
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Old January 21 2013, 04:00 AM   #40
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The Overlook Hotel.
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Old January 21 2013, 04:15 AM   #41
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The Island from Lost. So many strange things to deal with.
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Old January 21 2013, 04:19 AM   #42
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Any place Laurie Strode is on Halloween.
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Old January 21 2013, 04:42 AM   #43
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The Derry/Castle Rock/Jerusalem's Lot area of Maine.
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Old January 21 2013, 05:27 AM   #44
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Isla Nebular - 30 seconds of awe and wonder, then the running and the terror kicks in.
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Old January 21 2013, 05:51 AM   #45
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Gotham City
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...pretty much any major city in a universe filled with superheroes...Your home is likely to turn into a war-zone (if not a giant hole in the ground)...
Yes. Superheroes' cities suffer damage that would rival 9/11 on a monthly basis.
There is also Angel Grove which seems to suffer from destruction from massive multi-storey robots.
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