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« Reply #225 on: October 15, 2012, 03:22:52 AM »

No wonder kids aren't all right when they watch shows like that. Back in the good old times when everything was better we watched Rölli.

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« Reply #226 on: October 15, 2012, 09:00:29 AM »

"Philippians" already has a horse reference in it.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philip_%28name%29

Look at that, the patron saint of Bronies. St Philip would approve. It's practically biblical.  Tongue
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« Reply #227 on: October 15, 2012, 09:05:28 AM »

Back in my days we had Johnny Bravo...

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« Reply #228 on: October 15, 2012, 11:18:23 AM »

No wonder kids aren't all right when they watch shows like that. Back in the good old times when everything was better we watched Rölli.

I love it that he's drinking Jack Daniels. Totally appropriate for a childrens program.
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« Reply #229 on: October 15, 2012, 01:36:28 PM »

No wonder kids aren't all right when they watch shows like that. Back in the good old times when everything was better we watched Rölli.

I love it that he's drinking Jack Daniels. Totally appropriate for a childrens program.

Yes, that is a flaw. In an Orthodox country he would drink vodka.
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« Reply #230 on: October 15, 2012, 05:35:33 PM »

From the Second Book of Humans, Chapter 10:

Then Orthonorm gathered all the people and said to them, “CelticFan served the Princesses a little; Orthonorm will serve them at least 20% more. Now, summon all the prophets of Celestia, all her unicorns and all her pegasi; let no one be missing, for I have a great cupcake for Celestia; whoever is missing shall not live.”

But Orthonorm did it in cunning, so that he might destroy the worshipers of Celestia. And Orthonorm said, “Prepare a build-your-own-buffet for Celestia.” And they proclaimed it. Then Orthonorm sent throughout the West Coast and all the worshipers of Celestia came, so that there was not a brony left who did not come. And when they went into the Toys-R-Us, the Toys-R-Us was filled from one end to the other.

He said to the one who was in charge of the wardrobe, “Bring out cosplay outfits for all the worshipers of Celestia.” So he brought out tacky ebay buys for them. Orthonorm went into the Toys-R-Us with Jeremy the son of Dzheremi; and he said to the worshipers of Celestia, “Search and see that there is here with you none of the servants of the LORD, but only the worshipers of Celestia.”

Then they went in to offer sweaty hugs and custom miniatures.

Now Orthonorm had stationed for himself eighty professional athletes outside, and he had said, “The one who permits any of the 'men' whom I bring into your hands to escape shall give up his life in exchange.”

Then it came about, as soon as he had finished offering the cupcake, that Orthonorm said to the professional athletes and disgruntled Toys-R-Us manager, “Go in, bro them; let none come out.” And they bro'd them with the cans of Axe; and the professional athletes threw them out, and went to the girl's isle of Toys-R-Us. They brought out the sacred plushies of Celestia and burned them. They also desecrated the Sister of Celestia and her student, and made them a latrine to this day.

Thus Orthonorm eradicated Ponies...

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« Reply #231 on: October 15, 2012, 05:53:25 PM »

^^ Oh my Celestia. LOL.

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« Reply #232 on: October 15, 2012, 05:59:53 PM »

Because of all the hype I tried watching an episode now. I lasted a total of 2mins. Still better than Pokemon though.
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« Reply #233 on: October 15, 2012, 08:44:55 PM »

Because of all the hype I tried watching an episode now. I lasted a total of 2mins.
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« Reply #234 on: October 15, 2012, 09:06:10 PM »

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« Reply #235 on: October 15, 2012, 09:24:45 PM »

Because of all the hype I tried watching an episode now. I lasted a total of 2mins. Still better than Pokemon though.

What episode did you watch? I'd recommend the first episode of season 2. http://youtu.be/Uk6mI2QQsyg

At 2 minutes you didn't even get past the cold open. I can't count that as an attempt, sorry. To the moon with you.  police
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« Reply #236 on: October 15, 2012, 09:35:32 PM »

Because of all the hype I tried watching an episode now. I lasted a total of 2mins. Still better than Pokemon though.

What episode did you watch? I'd recommend the first episode of season 2. http://youtu.be/Uk6mI2QQsyg

At 2 minutes you didn't even get past the cold open. I can't count that as an attempt, sorry. To the moon with you.  police

I watched 4 minutes of this (until just after the popcorn started popping or whatever), then I had to turn it off. I'm not going to say what I thought of it, because I don't want to be responsible for any pony-rage. Suffice it to say it would also violate the age old dictum of not saying anything at all if you don't have anything nice to say.

Hmm. The color scheme is soft and calming. It reminds me of those pastel-colored M&Ms they have for sale around Easter every year. There. That'll do.
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« Reply #237 on: October 15, 2012, 09:40:15 PM »

You're just scared of getting sucked in like so many others have. Wink

It's ok.
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« Reply #238 on: October 15, 2012, 10:00:50 PM »

Nah. I think I just want M&Ms now.
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« Reply #239 on: October 15, 2012, 11:33:05 PM »

Suit yourself. Peace, Love, and Toleration. out.

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« Reply #240 on: October 16, 2012, 08:48:53 AM »

Because of all the hype I tried watching an episode now. I lasted a total of 2mins. Still better than Pokemon though.

Atleast you gave it a shot. I respect you for so, it is not in everyone's taste. Smiley

P.S. I really hope you didn't watch the Norwegian version. It isn't that good (voice acting), the voice acting in the American version is the best in every brony's opinion.
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« Reply #241 on: October 16, 2012, 08:53:31 AM »

I'm going to watch it too. I'd better be good or else every bronie in this thread will find a severed pony head in his bed tomorrow-morning.
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« Reply #242 on: October 16, 2012, 09:00:40 AM »

Yikes. Severed Pegasus wings is traumatic enough.

But yeah, kudos to those who at least give it a shot and form an educated opinion. (I would suggest sitting through a whole episode though.)
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« Reply #243 on: October 16, 2012, 09:07:11 AM »

Yikes. Severed Pegasus wings is traumatic enough.

But yeah, kudos to those who at least give it a shot and form an educated opinion. (I would suggest sitting through a whole episode though.)

Especially not the intro...dear God, don't base the show on the intro lol
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« Reply #244 on: October 16, 2012, 09:17:02 AM »

Yikes. Severed Pegasus wings is traumatic enough.

But yeah, kudos to those who at least give it a shot and form an educated opinion. (I would suggest sitting through a whole episode though.)

Especially not the intro...dear God, don't base the show on the intro lol

Oh yes. The intro is bad. There are a few girly-but-still-good episodes, but the intro is the most eyeroll-inducing part of the show. Pretty much everyone gags the first time they see it. Just ignore it.

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« Reply #245 on: October 16, 2012, 12:23:00 PM »

The show's quite good. I've only seen one episode, though.
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« Reply #246 on: October 16, 2012, 01:06:00 PM »

The show's quite good. I've only seen one episode, though.

Which episode?

My favourite episode(s) is "A Canterlot Wedding" (which is in two parts), it is the Season 2 finale.
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« Reply #247 on: October 16, 2012, 01:07:27 PM »

The show's quite good. I've only seen one episode, though.

Which episode?

My favourite episode(s) is "A Canterlot Wedding" (which is in two parts), it is the Season 2 finale.

S1E1. The one where that evil pony comes back from the moon. I'm downloading season 1 now (it's ok, downloading is legal where I live).
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« Reply #248 on: October 16, 2012, 01:19:31 PM »

The show's quite good. I've only seen one episode, though.

Which episode?

My favourite episode(s) is "A Canterlot Wedding" (which is in two parts), it is the Season 2 finale.

S1E1. The one where that evil pony comes back from the moon. I'm downloading season 1 now (it's ok, downloading is legal where I live).

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« Reply #249 on: October 16, 2012, 01:22:54 PM »

The show's quite good. I've only seen one episode, though.

Which episode?

My favourite episode(s) is "A Canterlot Wedding" (which is in two parts), it is the Season 2 finale.

S1E1. The one where that evil pony comes back from the moon. I'm downloading season 1 now (it's ok, downloading is legal where I live).

Awesome! I do enjoy that episode as well. "Nightmare Moon" (aka Luna) is one of my favourites. Once you get in a few episodes, you'll notice the pony "Derpy", she is the fan favourite background character. lol

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« Reply #250 on: October 16, 2012, 01:45:33 PM »

The show's quite good. I've only seen one episode, though.

Which episode?

My favourite episode(s) is "A Canterlot Wedding" (which is in two parts), it is the Season 2 finale.

S1E1. The one where that evil pony comes back from the moon. I'm downloading season 1 now (it's ok, downloading is legal where I live).

That's great! If you think S1E1+2 are good, just wait. As the crew got more episodes under their belt, they continue getting better and better (both in plot and in production quality). You'll have fun as you move deeper into the season.
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« Reply #251 on: October 16, 2012, 07:14:39 PM »

What episode did you watch? I'd recommend the first episode of season 2. http://youtu.be/Uk6mI2QQsyg

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You were right, that episode was less painful, I could watch for longer this time. But still not for me. Again, much better than Pokemon though.
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« Reply #252 on: October 16, 2012, 07:40:44 PM »

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« Reply #253 on: October 16, 2012, 07:48:36 PM »

Hey, that's my line.

You can have the one with the typo. Rajeem*
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« Reply #255 on: October 17, 2012, 01:59:03 PM »

Rainbow Dash is the best <3
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« Reply #256 on: October 17, 2012, 02:06:24 PM »

Rainbow Dash is the best <3

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« Reply #257 on: October 17, 2012, 02:11:12 PM »

Rainbow Dash is the best <3

Yeah, in the words of Twilight, "She is kinda awesome."

I see your coolness and raise it a further 20% with my new plushie commission that arrived yesterday.

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« Reply #258 on: October 17, 2012, 02:18:13 PM »

I just bought this yesterday. Grin

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« Reply #260 on: October 17, 2012, 02:47:04 PM »

Episode 3 is awesome!

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« Reply #261 on: October 17, 2012, 02:57:55 PM »

I just bought this yesterday. Grin



Nice! I've coveted that one and RD in photos but I'm far too frightened to walk into a Hot Topic...  Shocked
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« Reply #262 on: October 17, 2012, 02:58:51 PM »

Episode 3 is awesome!

I like that episode too. It's one of the earliest appearances of Trollestia.

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« Reply #263 on: October 17, 2012, 04:49:23 PM »

Nice! I've coveted that one and RD in photos but I'm far too frightened to walk into a Hot Topic...  Shocked

Trust me, I don't fit in at Hot Topic at all (some of the people creep me out). lol

Usually they have a MLP section, you can be in and out in less than 10 minutes. Smiley
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« Reply #264 on: October 17, 2012, 04:50:45 PM »

Episode 3 is awesome!



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« Reply #265 on: October 17, 2012, 06:21:39 PM »

Let such a one be accursed:

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« Reply #266 on: October 18, 2012, 11:47:52 AM »

Season 3: Starts November 10! With a 1 hour premiere!

Info here: http://family-room.ew.com/2012/10/18/my-little-pony-season-3-premiere/ (spoilers)

I'm so happy I get the Hub now.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RbViHWSazDk
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« Reply #267 on: October 18, 2012, 11:33:43 PM »

My suspicions have been confirmed.  Picture 1 is what I thought this board was about.  Picture 2 is how I now understand it.
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« Reply #268 on: October 19, 2012, 12:40:35 AM »

Picture 2 is how I now understand it.

Municipal elections going on in Finland at the moment. I know one local candidate who uses that picture as a part of his campaign advertisement.
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« Reply #269 on: October 19, 2012, 12:54:30 AM »

Cyrillic, stahp.
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