Re: Oscar Nominations are out
Originally Posted by MikeThierry
I like a captivating story as much as the next guy. It just didn't live up to the hype that it was getting in my opinion. Its not that I didn't like the main character. I just don't think it was as good as a movie as Inception or any other nominated movie on this list. I don't know, I just don't find a story about a bunch of adolescent college students fighting over an idea that stimulating.
I think we have to just agree to disagree because we feel oppositely about the two movies. I find that Inception
didn't live up the hype because of the dialogue, you feel that The Social Network
didn't live up to the hype because of the lack of intensity. To each his own...
"On-base percentage is great if you can score runs and do something with that on-base percentage," Baker said. "Clogging up the bases isn't that great to me."