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by t.a.j.
16 Feb 2013 15:30
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Spring/Summer 2013 forum meeting!
Replies: 80
Views: 62101

Re: Spring/Summer 2013 forum meeting!

I'll be there if there's any way I can make it.
by t.a.j.
07 Dec 2012 11:54
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Need translation (and pronounciation guide) in HEBREW!
Replies: 4
Views: 7695

Re: Need translation (and pronounciation guide) in HEBREW!

Sleeping Dragon wrote: I'm finding it difficult to make it rhyme, though.

mailed you a voice recording as well.
It doesn't need to rhyme, just be correct. And where did you mail it to?
by t.a.j.
04 Dec 2012 01:04
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Need translation (and pronounciation guide) in HEBREW!
Replies: 4
Views: 7695

Need translation (and pronounciation guide) in HEBREW!

Here's the line I need translated

"Life is just pain and piss, it's nothing that I will miss"

Thx
by t.a.j.
28 Nov 2012 11:26
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Manowar- Lord of Steel
Replies: 4
Views: 6625

Re: Manowar- Lord of Steel

Get the one with less songs, less disappointment.
by t.a.j.
15 Oct 2012 12:26
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Cinderella shoe question
Replies: 6
Views: 6389

Re: Cinderella shoe question

Boots.
Everyone looks better in boots.
Except me, I look horrible in anything.
That's why I'm always naked.
I use hypnosis to trick people into believing I wear clothes.
But I don't.
by t.a.j.
28 Sep 2012 10:38
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Seven Kingdoms
Replies: 7
Views: 6276

Re: Seven Kingdoms

Boring tit metal.
by t.a.j.
22 Sep 2012 21:18
Forum: Otherland
Topic: Alien Movie Series Discussion
Replies: 10
Views: 12921

Re: Alien Movie Series Discussion

Prometheus was the shit. It was basically an Alien remake without any balls at all. It even wasted what few interesting characters it had. It was boring, predictable, the story was flat, had nothing interesting to say, barely connected with the Alien franchise,.... and I have to endure another "anci...
by t.a.j.
06 Sep 2012 08:49
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Best Iron Maiden album? Best tour?
Replies: 17
Views: 11511

Re: Best Iron Maiden album? Best tour?

The only thing I'm never sure about is whether No Prayer or Bruce Come Back, Please is worse. Definitely Virtual XI. Though there are some decent songs (plus The Clansman!) on it, The Angel and the Gambler kills absolutely everything. Worst Maiden song ever! The point is that No Prayer has not even...
by t.a.j.
02 Sep 2012 15:33
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Best Iron Maiden album? Best tour?
Replies: 17
Views: 11511

Re: Best Iron Maiden album? Best tour?

Albums are easy: Seventh Son of a Seventh Son Iron Maiden Powerslave Killers The X Factor The Number of the Beast Somewhere in Time Piece of Mind Brave New World Dance of Death A Matter of Life and Death The Final Frontier Fear of the Dark No Prayer for the Dying Virtual XI The only thing I'm never ...
by t.a.j.
02 Sep 2012 08:12
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: forum meAting in Europe
Replies: 190
Views: 114617

Re: forum meAting in Europe

Dear people. I'm afraid I'll have to cancel. We'll be having a gig end of september and our rehearsal room is closed for refurbishing this week. We need the extra rehearsal time and since rehearsals are mondays and fridays, it won't do to be away for a whole weekend. I'd have loved to see you all ag...
by t.a.j.
12 Aug 2012 22:21
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: forum meAting in Europe
Replies: 190
Views: 114617

Re: forum meAting in Europe

what are you plans for the rest of the week? I was hoping to go and see the Shared Space projects in Drachten, but I appreciate that not everyone share my passion for Urban Traffic Design. Nor wish to hear my droning expert opinion on the subject. :wink: I think I could offer some choice philosophi...
by t.a.j.
04 Aug 2012 09:59
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: forum meAting in Europe
Replies: 190
Views: 114617

Re: forum meAting in Europe

I hereby suggest, nay insist, that we visit the best pancake restaurant in the vicinity
by t.a.j.
30 Jul 2012 20:53
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Turkish help needed. Translation
Replies: 2
Views: 6454

Re: Turkish help needed. Translation

I realize, I've never thank you for translating these wonderful words for me. So, thank you.
by t.a.j.
08 Jul 2012 02:56
Forum: Otherland
Topic: Diablo 3, anyone?
Replies: 11
Views: 12290

Re: Diablo 3, anyone?

I know. And I hate public multiplayer. People mostly suck.
by t.a.j.
07 Jul 2012 11:28
Forum: Otherland
Topic: Diablo 3, anyone?
Replies: 11
Views: 12290

Re: Diablo 3, anyone?

Waiting for a working crack to play it for a bit, before it inevitably bores me before ever getting through the game only once.
by t.a.j.
06 Jul 2012 14:03
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: forum meAting in Europe
Replies: 190
Views: 114617

Re: forum meAting in Europe

blind-man wrote:Just out of curiosity, what do you guys have against Heineken? I think it's a decent enough beer. Not the best, but also not horrible.
It tastes like watery and bitter, with no substance or interesting flavors.
by t.a.j.
05 Jul 2012 23:02
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Hansi plays bass
Replies: 9
Views: 7298

Re: Hansi plays bass

Imaginations From The Other Side

As for sad: He wasn't a very good bass player, so it's not much of a loss. Not that there is much noticeable bass on any of the records.
by t.a.j.
05 Jul 2012 12:57
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: forum meAting in Europe
Replies: 190
Views: 114617

Re: forum meAting in Europe

Dates: Friday 14 - Sunday 16 September (with possible extensions) Location: Western Netherlands (region Amsterdam/Alkmaar for the base camp) People attending: Joost Steven Marcel Ohad Sarah NO QUESTIONMARKS SHALL KEEP ME AWAY FROM HEERSCHLAND Rieke Thomas Silvia Els little vero (?) People able to of...
by t.a.j.
02 Jul 2012 18:29
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: forum meAting in Europe
Replies: 190
Views: 114617

Re: forum meAting in Europe

Well, I would offer my parents place, but that's not exactly in the netherlands ;) Still an option, though. With garden.
by t.a.j.
02 Jul 2012 09:35
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: forum meAting in Europe
Replies: 190
Views: 114617

Re: forum meAting in Europe

Second weekend of September it is.
by t.a.j.
13 Jun 2012 15:28
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: What has happened here?
Replies: 35
Views: 26324

Re: What has happened here?

Gandalf de Grijze wrote:a wizard is never ancient, nor is he young, he is precisely the age he means to
by t.a.j.
13 Jun 2012 00:32
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: What has happened here?
Replies: 35
Views: 26324

Re: What has happened here?

End Of An Era wrote:yeah.. I've talked with Little Dragon about an after-summer meet in Netherlands!

Housewarming/B-day/heersching meeting at my place :D
Sounds good to me.
by t.a.j.
11 Jun 2012 10:34
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: The Kuttenthread - patch/battle vests
Replies: 43
Views: 36242

Re: The Kuttenthread - patch/battle vests

I've always been forgetful. This time, I tell you, this time...!
by t.a.j.
06 Jun 2012 17:49
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: The Kuttenthread - patch/battle vests
Replies: 43
Views: 36242

Re: The Kuttenthread - patch/battle vests

DentArthurDent: Big Love for the Prachett Reference!
Ima gonna steal that.
by t.a.j.
16 May 2012 18:25
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Wacken 2012
Replies: 20
Views: 16675

Re: Wacken 2012

Joost wrote::o Almost nobody from the forum is going to Wacken anymore...
Shame indeed, considering the massive forum camps we had in the past. Is it because of the unfortunate way this festival has taken, I wonder?
For me, yes.
by t.a.j.
12 May 2012 10:10
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Metal Evolution
Replies: 9
Views: 8451

Re: Metal Evolution

It's a misrepresentation. It's an attempt by media and commercial interests to take a cultural complex and the terms associated with it and remake it and redefine them according to their ideas and interests. What metal is and how it works, it's symbols and mores belong to the people who have investe...
by t.a.j.
12 May 2012 09:35
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Metal Evolution
Replies: 9
Views: 8451

Re: Metal Evolution

There has not been a single TV feature about metal that went beyond the handful of superstars and what in the past was thought to be easily marketable by the mainstream media. Not a single one of those people has any idea about metal beyond the very thin surface layer of some 20-30 well-known bands....
by t.a.j.
10 May 2012 07:37
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Some more thoughts on downloading/paying for music/...
Replies: 13
Views: 13888

Re: Some more thoughts on downloading/paying for music/...

Frozen within wrote:As long as downloading music & movies is as easy and in 99,999999 % without legal consequences as it is now I'll keep doing just that. If robbing a bank was as easy as this I'd do that too, for sure.
The question is whether it is morally wrong, allowed or even right.
by t.a.j.
07 May 2012 18:00
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Some more thoughts on downloading/paying for music/...
Replies: 13
Views: 13888

Re: Some more thoughts on downloading/paying for music/...

I remember some time ago we had a lengthy discussion here (mostly t.a.j., arthur dent, rider of rohan and myself) about whether it is justifiable or not to illegally download music as opposed to buying it, if the bands get any profit out of it if you do buy, and whether or not it is reasonable to t...
by t.a.j.
07 May 2012 16:20
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Some more thoughts on downloading/paying for music/...
Replies: 13
Views: 13888

Re: Some more thoughts on downloading/paying for music/...

You cannot compare players and musicians. Players (afaik) get a regular salary based on a fixed contract (even if it is only a few months). Musicians get payed for each record they sell, if they don't sell, they don't get payed. Actually, this is not true as a blanket statement. There are musicians...
by t.a.j.
06 May 2012 18:27
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Some more thoughts on downloading/paying for music/...
Replies: 13
Views: 13888

Re: Some more thoughts on downloading/paying for music/...

I'll be glad to pick this up again and I'm happy about your great post. I'll take some time to reply in full, but there is one short remark, I'd like to make. You stated that the opinions of musicians are the most important ones and I disagree with that. As a very simple example: take a sports event...
by t.a.j.
30 Apr 2012 08:16
Forum: Otherland
Topic: The Thing 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 13757

Re: The Thing 2011

T3hOverlord wrote:Old or new, there was never a good Conan movie
You Sir, are wrong, Sir!
by t.a.j.
29 Apr 2012 16:08
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: It finally happened ...
Replies: 9
Views: 10120

Re: It finally happened ...

Orodaran wrote:*Appreciates the reference*
I knew someone would ;)
by t.a.j.
29 Apr 2012 15:01
Forum: The Slaughterhouse
Topic: It finally happened ...
Replies: 9
Views: 10120

Re: It finally happened ...

You're slightly mad?
by t.a.j.
26 Apr 2012 08:04
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Argus
Replies: 4
Views: 4604

Re: Argus

Sounds good.
by t.a.j.
26 Apr 2012 07:56
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Gotta love good NWOBHM.
Replies: 20
Views: 10884

Re: Gotta love good NWOBHM.

Didn't we have that particular exchange before?
by t.a.j.
25 Apr 2012 07:53
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Gotta love good NWOBHM.
Replies: 20
Views: 10884

Re: Gotta love good NWOBHM.

Given how KIT is set up, it will take effort to miss any band, but Slough Feg are the other band I really look forward to.
by t.a.j.
25 Apr 2012 07:52
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: What has happened here?
Replies: 35
Views: 26324

Re: What has happened here?

Now we hang out on facebook.
by t.a.j.
25 Apr 2012 00:18
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Gotta love good NWOBHM.
Replies: 20
Views: 10884

Re: Gotta love good NWOBHM.

Going to see them at keep it true.
by t.a.j.
24 Apr 2012 23:47
Forum: Otherland
Topic: I'm about to start Malazan. Any tips?
Replies: 5
Views: 9449

Re: I'm about to start Malazan. Any tips?

Yes, don't.
by t.a.j.
24 Apr 2012 09:34
Forum: Otherland
Topic: The Last Movie You Watch.
Replies: 60
Views: 66174

Re: The Last Movie You Watch.

Just finished watching "Knowing" with Nicholas Cage. Gotta admit this movie surprised me in many ways all of them positive. Eventhough the ending was becoming a bit predictable, you were led to doubt your predictions due to the great twists and turns in the plot that made the entire movie so surpri...
by t.a.j.
24 Apr 2012 09:30
Forum: Otherland
Topic: The Last Movie You Watch.
Replies: 60
Views: 66174

Re: The Last Movie You Watch.

Baby_Kürsch wrote: I highly recommend Tucker and Dale vs Evil, really really funny, a tad bit predictable at times but a fun watch none the less.
Seconded.

Also: Iron Fucking Sky.
by t.a.j.
22 Apr 2012 08:28
Forum: Otherland
Topic: Legend of Grimrock
Replies: 13
Views: 14559

Re: Legend of Grimrock

Be that as it may, the non-too-convincing visuals are the main thing keeping me from playing it so far [...] Up close the monsters really look like shite imo I found the visuals pretty nice, including the monsters from up close. Never felt out of place to me at all. together with the retro movement...
by t.a.j.
19 Apr 2012 00:18
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Fucking Gamma Ray!!
Replies: 11
Views: 9268

Re: Fucking Gamma Ray!!

With Land of the Free, you already have the absolute high point of their career. The following two albums (Somewhere Out In Space & Powerplant) are also very good (though nowhere near as consistent and to the point as LotF). The earlier albums have a different singer (Ralf Scheepers), whom I persona...
by t.a.j.
14 Apr 2012 12:12
Forum: Otherland
Topic: Legend of Grimrock
Replies: 13
Views: 14559

Re: Legends of Grimrock

Playing it. Very nice. Thank you.
by t.a.j.
12 Apr 2012 11:02
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: @Joost and T.F.C: true story
Replies: 11
Views: 7973

Re: @Joost and T.F.C: true story

:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
by t.a.j.
13 Mar 2012 13:54
Forum: Otherland
Topic: Advice on TV series to watch
Replies: 45
Views: 33772

Re: Advice on TV series to watch

Sci-Fi - Battlestar galactica(2004) - IMO the best TV series I've ever watched. Philosophical with action and many different characters. Concluded after 4 series. Warning: Might be difficult to digest in the beginning but later on it pays off. What I found indigestible was the horrible ending and d...
by t.a.j.
10 Mar 2012 03:30
Forum: Otherland
Topic: Advice on TV series to watch
Replies: 45
Views: 33772

Re: Advice on TV series to watch

Everyone should see Firefly and the first season of Heroes.

Stuff I currently enjoy is New Girl & Parks and Recreation, in particular the latter is really great.
by t.a.j.
10 Mar 2012 03:28
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: deeper meaning of "a voice in the dark"
Replies: 19
Views: 11473

Re: deeper meaning of "a voice in the dark"

From a more, shall we say traditional angle, I think that the song takes place after the fall, when Bran is struggling with the trauma of falling and being crippled. The main reason, why I think so, is the line "The crow has turned into a lier". And Bran is only starting to talk to the three-eyed cr...