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Posted: 20 Feb 12, 14:20 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

I'm actually stunned they would hype an announcement everybody already knew and so many dreaded. I was a fool to expect anything better.

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Posted: 20 Feb 12, 15:22 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Ehhh!!!

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Posted: 20 Feb 12, 17:07 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Well said - 'important' news, my arse

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Posted: 21 Feb 12, 03:57 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

So that's what jumping the shark means!


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Posted: 21 Feb 12, 07:28 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

It's not 'Nuked the Freddie'?




Wait a sec...


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Posted: 21 Feb 12, 15:06 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Voice of Reason 2010 wrote:
So that's what jumping the shark means!

It's a reference to American network tv staple HAPPY DAYS (starring a young Ron Howard and Henry WInkler as "THE FONZ")

When the shows ratings dropped off they did numerous silly contrived ideas...and in one instance the FONZ does a stunt where on water skis... he literally jumps over a shark.... apparently to save his respect among his peers as "such a baddass guy"


contrived.... stupid plot bends in order to garner new viewers or keep the old ones...

Better reference:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jumping_the_shark




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Posted: 22 Feb 12, 10:54 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

If it wasn't the shark then it was those garbage cans he jumped and then dumped his bike!