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Old April 25 2014, 04:41 AM   #61
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Re: What do you enjoy that you aren't the "target audience" for? (Be n

Hmm as an early 30's male, I thought the whole series "Roswell" was phenomenal! It's clearly written for a late teen's/early 20's female audience, but the writing and the characters are phenomenal.

I only caught this show about 2 years ago and I'm sorry I never gave it a chance in its main run.

I also though "While you were sleeping" was a great movie.
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Old April 25 2014, 05:48 AM   #62
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Only a moron would dislike Roswell.
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Old April 25 2014, 06:29 AM   #63
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Only a moron would dislike Roswell.
Man did I hate that series!!!
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Old April 25 2014, 06:37 AM   #64
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Smallville. I am not the target audience for a broken yet to be Superman! Ha!
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Old April 25 2014, 07:04 AM   #65
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Smallville. I am not the target audience for a broken yet to be Superman! Ha!
I stopped watching Smallville around the 3rd season.

I can only take so much of Clark permanently losing his powers only to get then back at the end of the episode by some incredibly unlikely sheer bout of luck.
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Old April 25 2014, 07:10 AM   #66
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I stopped watching Smallville around the 3rd season.
I think I gave up earlier than that, when it became obvious they were going to drag their asses to even put a pair of glasses on Clark.
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Old April 25 2014, 07:42 AM   #67
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I enjoyed all 10 seasons but at a risk!
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Old April 25 2014, 07:54 AM   #68
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I quit Smallville after 2 seasons.

Then a friend told me that it was almost certainly cancelled, so I might as well watch the final 3 seasons that he had downloaded... Which I did, and then Smallville was renewed another 5 times.

How do I buy a body pillow shaped like Chloe?
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Old April 25 2014, 08:02 AM   #69
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I am still asking for Cassidy Freeman to be my body pillow. I don't care.
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Old April 25 2014, 09:49 AM   #70
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Yes, I agree, where the hell is Longmire season 3?

TVcountdown tells me: 38 days.
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Old April 25 2014, 03:14 PM   #71
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I'm the target audience for nothing, and I enjoy lots of stuff.
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Old April 25 2014, 03:24 PM   #72
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I'm not the target audience for The Notebook and I actually thought it was really good. Similar movie: The Vow. Liked that too.

I tried watching Frozen, but it was a terrible movie and I didn't make it very long into it. Happily, my wife had good taste too and she hated it as well.
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Old April 25 2014, 05:20 PM   #73
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As a hardcore Superman fan, Smallville was a 10-year exercise in masochism for me. I couldn't NOT watch it, because it was Superman. But about 80% of it made me want to punch my television because it was so NOT Superman. Ugh.

Chloe was all kinds of cute, but I'll take my body pillow in the shape of Willow Rosenberg, thanks.
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Old April 26 2014, 05:30 AM   #74
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I think the only reason I was able to enjoy Smallville as much as I did was because it was pretty much my first introduction to the Superman mythos. At the time I started watching it I pretty just the knew the basic stuff that everyone with general pop culture knowledge knows.
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Old April 26 2014, 06:10 AM   #75
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^ I can't help but snicker at the Cialis ads myself. "For a good time... Cialis." That's one way they could spice things up more.
I'd be annoyed if I were a woman named Alice.

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Only a moron would dislike Roswell.
From my perspective, "Roswell" is one of the stock characters in the Hoyle computer games. And I definitely dislike him, because he's obnoxious.
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