Re: O/T Favorite TV series
Posted by: Silent Laughter ()
Date: January 23, 2013 12:09AM

Thanks for explaining about Entourage, Ramsay. From the bits of it I saw, I never thought of it as a satire. Seemed more like they were glamorizing that lifestyle. I could understand it being appealing to, say, certain young males the way some people glamorize the mafia in mobster movies like Goodfellas (not really my thing either), that look up to guys like that and want to emulate that lifestyle, but yeah, like I said, I just couldn't personally relate. Though as satire, I might appreciate it better...might give it another chance if its randomly on TV sometime and view it that way.

Oh, and I don't think all celebs are part of that plastic culture, I think a few are still uncorrupted, but yeah, most probably are. Where I live (Washington DC area), most people are all about power and status too (or at least it seems that way sometimes), so in a weird way, its like a microcosm of LA. So yeah, I get satire, I just figured this show glorified that lifestyle vs satirizing it. I've heard its actually loosely based on Mark Wahlberg's life and friends.

Now characters like Rick and Shane (ahem) on The Walking Dead...now that I can relate to lol

Navigate: Previous MessageNext Message
Options: ReplyQuote


SubjectViewsWritten ByPosted
O/T Favorite TV series 556 iraklis 01/22/2013 06:49PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 377 pjs 01/22/2013 06:52PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 359 gary191265 01/22/2013 07:07PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 217 Tony Bainbridge 01/23/2013 05:09AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 174 Terry K. 01/23/2013 01:30PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 334 rocknut 01/22/2013 06:53PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 325 Troy 01/22/2013 06:55PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 321 iraklis 01/22/2013 07:01PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 286 Troy 01/22/2013 07:07PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 212 Snake65 01/23/2013 03:43AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 144 Terry K. 01/23/2013 01:34PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 269 arpatterson 01/22/2013 07:00PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 293 Alex 01/22/2013 07:20PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 293 arenean 01/22/2013 07:31PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 275 totobob 01/22/2013 07:34PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 231 Scott Watson 01/22/2013 07:49PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 247 the ORIGINAL brent 01/22/2013 08:15PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 126 Terry K. 01/23/2013 01:37PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 135 Scott Watson 01/23/2013 08:12PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 127 the ORIGINAL brent 01/23/2013 08:57PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 217 MetroGnome 01/22/2013 07:51PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 235 trooper 01/22/2013 08:48PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 218 Lutty 01/22/2013 08:55PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 225 Gill 01/22/2013 09:29PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 209 JackCane 01/22/2013 09:42PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 222 Julian H 01/22/2013 10:01PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 138 totobob 01/23/2013 09:28PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 224 juliocruz 01/22/2013 09:59PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 140 toto rocks 01/23/2013 06:47PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 221 lowdz 01/22/2013 10:29PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 231 RAMSAY 01/22/2013 10:38PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 226 rocknut 01/22/2013 10:57PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 240 RAMSAY 01/22/2013 11:14PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 218 rocknut 01/22/2013 11:30PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 208 RAMSAY 01/22/2013 11:48PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 207 rocknut 01/22/2013 11:54PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 194 RAMSAY 01/23/2013 12:07AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 126 Snake65 01/23/2013 11:02AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 200 iraklis 01/22/2013 11:04PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 197 Leet2607 01/22/2013 10:56PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 207 Vantheman 01/22/2013 11:03PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 192 Silent Laughter 01/22/2013 11:20PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 218 RAMSAY 01/22/2013 11:28PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 205 rocknut 01/22/2013 11:34PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 214 Coco 01/22/2013 11:59PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series213 Silent Laughter 01/23/2013 12:09AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 214 Coco 01/22/2013 11:34PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 212 rocknut 01/22/2013 11:37PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 221 Coco 01/22/2013 11:51PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 215 rocknut 01/22/2013 11:55PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 191 RAMSAY 01/22/2013 11:40PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 212 Coco 01/22/2013 11:47PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 206 PB 01/23/2013 02:00AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 174 Kamelot Dude 01/23/2013 02:18AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 171 Britny 01/23/2013 03:13AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 191 killy bush 01/23/2013 04:12AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 185 Surfpunk 01/23/2013 06:01AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 200 Rockingbear 01/23/2013 06:12AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 180 Luca Re Garbagnati 01/23/2013 07:47AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 152 Almir 01/23/2013 08:04AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 137 2_EdgedSword 01/23/2013 10:09AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 134 Ydde 01/23/2013 05:43PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 113 Walk In The Shadows 01/24/2013 12:46AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 130 Coco 01/24/2013 02:01AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 133 Walk In The Shadows 01/24/2013 03:09AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 114 RAMSAY 01/24/2013 03:19AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 128 Walk In The Shadows 01/24/2013 03:36AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 126 Tony Bainbridge 01/24/2013 04:30AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 126 Walk In The Shadows 01/24/2013 04:38AM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 124 Troy 01/24/2013 05:34PM
Re: O/T Favorite TV series 125 KAYAKER 01/24/2013 07:38AM


Sorry, only registered users may post in this forum.
Powered by Phorum.

Disclaimer: melodicrock.com takes no responsibility for the contents of messages posted on this open forum, or for the sanity of those posting.