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Old 09-02-03, 08:33 AM   #1
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Have any TV shows changed your life?

Like watching a particular TV series changed, who you are, how you think, etc... ?
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Old 09-02-03, 08:45 AM   #2
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Old 09-02-03, 11:52 AM   #3
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South Park, The Simpsons and Seinfeld have made me a cynical ruthless bastard and I love it. They refined my personality to the potent friend repelling one it is today!
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Old 09-02-03, 12:29 PM   #4
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Old 09-02-03, 12:48 PM   #5
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Old 09-02-03, 08:35 PM   #6
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Wow, letting a TV show change the way you live, think and breath...that's almost as bad as letting some elderly gentleman who talks to you for a half hour every Sunday morning do the same...
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Old 09-02-03, 09:05 PM   #7
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Quote:
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South Park, The Simpsons and Seinfeld have made me a cynical ruthless bastard and I love it. They refined my personality to the potent friend repelling one it is today!
Haha me too.
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Old 09-02-03, 09:27 PM   #8
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No. There are a lot of tv shows I love, but none have really changed me. The movie Paradise Lost did though. I was pro death penalty until I saw it, and now I'm not (although I would be the first to say I'm not sure whether the kids convicted in that movie were guilty or innocent--they sure got hosed during their trial though.)

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Old 09-02-03, 09:59 PM   #9
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Three's Company taught me it's not good to eavesdrop on other people's conversations (too bad no one on that show ever learned that...).


Oh, and this summer's deluge of reality/"talent"/dating/wedding shows has given me a lot more free time to spend in real life, so I guess that counts for something.
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Old 09-03-03, 12:03 AM   #10
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Well, watching "The Sopranos" has taught me a whole slew of interesting & colorful expressions and insults. Understand, or are you oobatz?

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