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by SomeEurosHateAmerica
15 Oct 2010 09:15
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Richard Dawkins (biologist/atheist speaker) hatemail
Replies: 66
Views: 24685

Re: Richard Dawkins (biologist/atheist speaker) hatemail

And a remark of the use of the expression "god". I don't believe in any god. But I can imagine a good many. I have studied ancient myth, read parts of the Edda, learned about various variations of Buddhism, the massive plethora of gods and practices that we call Hinduism, I read the Tao De Ching an...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
15 Oct 2010 09:11
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Richard Dawkins (biologist/atheist speaker) hatemail
Replies: 66
Views: 24685

Re: Richard Dawkins (biologist/atheist speaker) hatemail

I didn't say that believing in a god is like believing in Santa; I just pointed out that there's not much difference between the two figures :wink: ... What pretty much makes the whole theism concept incredibly stupid (especially regarding the "not believed in by intelligent adults" part), doesn't ...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Sep 2010 18:44
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: NiME is the best Blind Guardian album
Replies: 23
Views: 8770

Re: NiME is the best Blind Guardian album

i think that this guy i used to all other Forums where everybody is soooo serious about everything and you feel like you are being interviewed by evil judges...all other forums are soooo lame....total fail... you are not free to say what you want and on every post you must think 135 things that mig...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Sep 2010 18:37
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: NiME is the best Blind Guardian album
Replies: 23
Views: 8770

Re: NiME is the best Blind Guardian album

There's a fine line between expression and spam - that was my point. Don't hate. Appreciate. And that's why, because they're just expressions, you keep making new threads over and over again. Quite intelligent from your part :roll:. No, that's not it. You should reserve your eye rolls for more appr...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Sep 2010 17:48
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: NiME is the best Blind Guardian album
Replies: 23
Views: 8770

Re: NiME is the best Blind Guardian album

LeBard wrote:In this thread: someone spams the forum to prove a (worthless?) point.
Yes. Though, I would say my point was no more "worthless" than most of the points made on this board.

There's a fine line between expression and spam - that was my point. Don't hate. Appreciate.
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Sep 2010 17:44
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: ATITM is the best BG album, besides every other BG
Replies: 15
Views: 8280

Re: ATITM is the best BG album, besides every other BG

Desert_Storm wrote:
Raistlin Majere wrote: If you didn't like it, why do you say that it's the best in the title of this topic???? :roll:
Actually, what he said, was "besides", in the meaning "except for" (I assume)
You are correct, sir.
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Sep 2010 02:37
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: NiME is the best Blind Guardian album
Replies: 23
Views: 8770

Re: NiME is the best Blind Guardian album

Yeah by 90% of people I mean casual BG fans and diehards combined. I don't think a random poll on this forum is necessarily indicative of the overall metal population, but since I'm posting here, you still have a point. OK, maybe the number was a little high, but the majority still agrees with me re...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Sep 2010 00:34
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: anato still the greatest album ever
Replies: 35
Views: 17705

Re: anato still the greatest album ever

Cash Bone wrote:Arguing about taste, huh?

Watch out so you don't go mad :wink:
The argument is not about taste. You missed the point.
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Sep 2010 00:31
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: ATITM is the best BG album, besides every other BG
Replies: 15
Views: 8280

ATITM is the best BG album, besides every other BG

I didn't really like it. Just my opinion. Anyone else agree?

By the way, is there another way to engage in a conversation about ATiTM besides making ANOTHER thread about it?
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Sep 2010 00:29
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: SFB is the best BG album beside NiME, and a lot of others
Replies: 3
Views: 3218

SFB is the best BG album beside NiME, and a lot of others

Besides NiME, TFTTW, IFTOS, ATEOT, and probably some more I forgot, it's gotta be my favorite BG album...

I mean c'mon, The Bard's Song?
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Sep 2010 00:28
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: NiME is the best Blind Guardian album
Replies: 23
Views: 8770

NiME is the best Blind Guardian album

I know 90% of people agree with me and it goes without saying, but I think it should be said again, in its own thread no less.

And if you agree, you should express your opinion too, not in this or many similar threads of course, but in your very own thread!
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Sep 2010 00:26
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: IFTOS is my most favoritest album behind NiME and others.
Replies: 6
Views: 4450

IFTOS is my most favoritest album behind NiME and others.

Seriously, besides NiME and maybe a couple of other albums I like this one the best. Definitely doesn't get enough love. Every song on the album is good except for Another Holy War and Bourne in a Mourning Hall and I'm Alive.
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Sep 2010 00:24
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: anato still the greatest album ever
Replies: 35
Views: 17705

Re: anato still the greatest album ever

Let the opinions flow. To tell the minority that they should have to be silent, even only in particular situations, is to create a more stagnant and less vital society. This goes from something as small as an album or as large as a political system. So even if people have already heard it, don't be...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
27 Sep 2010 22:08
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: anato still the greatest album ever
Replies: 35
Views: 17705

Re: anato still the greatest album ever

I concur with your attitude on the issue; therefore there's no reason for me to scream about how awesome things I like are when I know my praises are received as annoying by the majority. I can be a silent minority with my weird preferences. So what you are saying is, if an album is buried by the m...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
27 Sep 2010 21:42
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: anato still the greatest album ever
Replies: 35
Views: 17705

Re: anato still the greatest album ever

Who cares if people join my side or not? I like A Night at the Opera very much, if other people don't, it's their goddamn loss :lol: I don't need approval to like something the majority dislikes, or to feel ashamed to dislike something that the majority likes. I concur with your attitude on the iss...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
27 Sep 2010 17:23
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: anato still the greatest album ever
Replies: 35
Views: 17705

Re: anato still the greatest album ever

I call them "apologists" because ANATO "love threads" are disproportionate to any other threads specifically praising other BG albums, despite the fact that MANY people simply do not rank it that high. I'm confident that the reason behind this phenomenon is that passionate fans of ANATO recognize th...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
27 Sep 2010 17:17
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: OFFICIAL SETLIST TOPIC
Replies: 528
Views: 208380

Re: OFFICIAL SETLIST TOPIC

Lots of spoiled people in this thread: As someone living in the States, I'll take ANY BG setlist and be happy with it. This is basically only my second chance to see these guys (was overseas for ATiTM tour). I remember the ANATO tour, though, and the crowd was hot for every song. I'm beginning to t...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
27 Sep 2010 16:47
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: OFFICIAL SETLIST TOPIC
Replies: 528
Views: 208380

Re: OFFICIAL SETLIST TOPIC

Lots of spoiled people in this thread: As someone living in the States, I'll take ANY BG setlist and be happy with it. This is basically only my second chance to see these guys (was overseas for ATiTM tour). I remember the ANATO tour, though, and the crowd was hot for every song. I'm beginning to th...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
27 Sep 2010 16:44
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: anato still the greatest album ever
Replies: 35
Views: 17705

Re: anato still the greatest album ever

^ Yeah, by "layered" and "loud" do you mean "overproduced", "incoherent in some places", and "messy" in others? The album did not "change power metal". There as many people who strongly dislike that album as people who worship it. Even Hansi said that he'd like to go back and re-mix it if he could. ...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
09 Sep 2010 05:11
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: US Tourdates confirmed!
Replies: 53
Views: 23636

Re: US Tourdates confirmed!

Going to Wistah (or Worsachuusstecheeer!! as Hansi would say).

It will be my second time seeing The Bards and I am fucking stoked.
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Aug 2010 23:59
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Iron Maiden new album: The Final Frontier
Replies: 187
Views: 65043

Re: Iron Maiden new album: The Final Frontier

God, I haven't listened to it again! I really should, I'm a massive Maiden fan and have been for years! Unfortunately for IM, BG brought a better album out a few weeks before! :roll: This is a truer statement. I honestly am still unable to assess the Iron Maiden album properly because I can't stop ...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Aug 2010 23:57
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: GUYS WITH SHORT HAIR
Replies: 17
Views: 8747

Re: GUYS WITH SHORT HAIR

Some chicks think he's sexy. Most importantly, my wife does.
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Aug 2010 21:05
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: GUYS WITH SHORT HAIR
Replies: 17
Views: 8747

Re: GUYS WITH SHORT HAIR

Due to male-pattern baldness, I shave my head to the skin. It's a good look for me, though. I've been told I look like Bruce Willis ;)
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Aug 2010 19:15
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: US Fans: The Ideal Cities/Towns for a US Tour.
Replies: 41
Views: 17962

Re: US Fans: The Ideal Cities/Towns for a US Tour.

They always hit up the Palladium in Worcester, MA, so I'm not worried. Yep, I remember seeing them there in 2003 for the Night at the Opera tour. Best concert of my life, packed, everyone knew every word to every song. Look forward to reliving that. One of the best venues for a show in Massachusetts.
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Aug 2010 19:00
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: US Copy of ATEOT: "Look for U.S. tour this Fall"
Replies: 14
Views: 5947

Re: US Copy of ATEOT: "Look for U.S. tour this Fall"

Oh, THAT Gordon Brown. Being from the U.S.,jokes about European politics tend to fly over my head. I actually thought that a different Gordon Brown might have been running Nuclear Blast.
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Aug 2010 18:57
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Iron Maiden new album: The Final Frontier
Replies: 187
Views: 65043

Re: Iron Maiden new album: The Final Frontier

The album is a grower for sure, but nowhere near deserving the disdain it's getting in this thread.
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Aug 2010 18:16
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: US Copy of ATEOT: "Look for U.S. tour this Fall"
Replies: 14
Views: 5947

Re: US Copy of ATEOT: "Look for U.S. tour this Fall"

Is he the fucking idiot who runs the record label? If so, I do blame him.
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
28 Aug 2010 18:14
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: US Copy of ATEOT: "Look for U.S. tour this Fall"
Replies: 14
Views: 5947

US Copy of ATEOT: "Look for U.S. tour this Fall"

Not sure if this has been addressed elsewhere, but my cd copy of the new album, which I bought at Newbury Comics in Nashua, NH, had an official sticker on it which said something like "Look for Blind Guardian this Fall on their U.S. tour". This is obviously total bullshit as they're touring Europe a...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
08 Aug 2010 19:56
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: At the Edge of Time's rank in the BG discography
Replies: 52
Views: 20784

Re: At the Edge of Time's rank in the BG discography

1. Nightfall in Middle-Earth 2. At the Edge of Time 3. Tales From the Twilight World 4. Somewhere Far Beyond 5. Imaginations From the Other Side 6. A Night at the Opera 7. A Twist in the Myth 8. Forgotten Tales 9. Battalions of Fear 10. Follow the Blind Awww. Am I the only one who ranks TFTTW near t...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
08 Aug 2010 19:48
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: As much as I love post-album release hype..
Replies: 24
Views: 10252

Re: As much as I love post-album release hype..

Not a huge fan of ANaTO. Love some songs, but will never be able to get over some of the over-layered crap. Not knocking anyone else who might rank it at the top of the list, though, because I know plenty of people who swear by that album, just not me. Personally, I think At the Edge of Time is the ...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
18 Jun 2009 00:13
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Ozzy does it again.
Replies: 38
Views: 18189

^
I'm partial to the song "I" which totally amps me for some reason.
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
17 Jun 2009 22:38
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Ozzy does it again.
Replies: 38
Views: 18189

How come nobody ever talks about the Dehumanizer album? It has to be one of the most forgotten, underrated Sabbath albums ever.

And yes, Dio is a better metal singer than Ozzy. Period.
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
12 May 2009 20:55
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Death To All But Metal.
Replies: 19
Views: 10440

Wow, some people are absolutely retarded. How did you miss the fact this is a joke band, making a satirical song. And yes, they intentionally spoof their own genre, glam metal at the end which is referred to as "Butt Metal" in some circles in the US. Wow, some people are dumb. Really dumb. But what...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
11 May 2009 22:36
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Death To All But Metal.
Replies: 19
Views: 10440

Wow, some people are absolutely retarded. How did you miss the fact this is a joke band, making a satirical song. And yes, they intentionally spoof their own genre, glam metal at the end which is referred to as "Butt Metal" in some circles in the US.

Wow, some people are dumb. Really dumb.
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
12 Nov 2008 19:56
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The Official President Obama Discussion Topic
Replies: 285
Views: 121160

I think it's possible. Clearly you're underestimating rest of the western world in terms of what's possible. Not really. Just pointing out that the rest of the world is still playing catch-up with the US in that regard. The US is still playing catch-up with Europe in some regards, though (health ca...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
12 Nov 2008 19:53
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The Official President Obama Discussion Topic
Replies: 285
Views: 121160

I believe that you are making what resembles the fundamental attribution error. You seek the cause for someone's lot in life in them almost exclusively. No, clearly I admitted that the poor tend to remain poor for many socio-economic reasons. I'm not claiming that it's someone's own fault if they r...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
12 Nov 2008 01:35
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The Official President Obama Discussion Topic
Replies: 285
Views: 121160

...new research using comparable coding shows that the United States is at the median in terms of opportunity: lower than the most open nations, such as Sweden, Canada, and Norway; but higher than the more rigid nations, such as West Germany, Ireland, or Portugal. Other research suggests that Italy...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
11 Nov 2008 18:14
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The Official President Obama Discussion Topic
Replies: 285
Views: 121160

Leave it to George Carlin to point out that there is also a problem about how there's also a problem with all the opportunities in USA: "In America, anyone can become president. That's the problem." :lol: George Carlin was a great comedian, not a political authority. The truth is not anyone can bec...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
10 Nov 2008 20:22
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The Official President Obama Discussion Topic
Replies: 285
Views: 121160

It's not that we think that Obama can care for "us" - like if "us" are poor peasants who are inferior to the Almighty and Onnipotent Land of the Free and Home of the Brave and pray for the King to toss a coin to us - we think that Obama won't be a total moron like his predecessor who, may I remind ...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
10 Nov 2008 17:49
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The Official President Obama Discussion Topic
Replies: 285
Views: 121160

Two things we can all take from this election: 1. Anyone who did not vote for Obama is a racist. What other reason could they have for doing so? Is it possible for someone to have not liked Obama for reasons other than his race? No. Passing up the black person for the white person to fill any job p...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
11 Aug 2008 23:29
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The Official President Obama Discussion Topic
Replies: 285
Views: 121160

We need a democrat in the Whitehouse to act like an adult, raise taxes and pay off some of our debt. We can't just go on running the country like this forever, we have to pay shit off. Bah, you're the United States of America. Just bomb the taxes and debt! Finland, Finland, Finland, The country whe...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
10 Aug 2008 21:03
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The Official President Obama Discussion Topic
Replies: 285
Views: 121160

Incoming Wall of Text! also a disclaimer: All of you who have more a socialist/liberal/leftist point of view on politics and the running of a country, you will not like what i am going to type. I have no allegiances to any party because i do not believe they are what will save this declining countr...
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
06 Aug 2008 23:36
Forum: Guardian of the Blind
Topic: Misheard lyrics...
Replies: 357
Views: 186675

Curse of Feanor

Me: "I'll keep a muffin"

Real: "I'll keep on laughin'"
by SomeEurosHateAmerica
01 Aug 2008 00:08
Forum: Imaginations from the Other Side
Topic: Avantasia vs Ayreon
Replies: 111
Views: 65497

Arjen Lucassen is the most inovative musician in hard rock right now, period. Ayreon is brilliant.

Avantasia, not so much....infact, I think it's pretty garbage.