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What a pleasant young lady!

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BrianPK
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What a pleasant young lady!

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Post by Rowan » Wed June 8th, 2011, 3:09 pm

I find it interesting that such a big deal was made about this event when I heard a few months ago that most cinemas here really don't care what people do as long as they get their money.

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Post by Vanessa » Wed June 8th, 2011, 3:28 pm

LOL. I had to laugh.
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Post by MLE (Emily Cotton) » Wed June 8th, 2011, 4:24 pm

I remember being that young. Thank God there were fewer varieties of media to record my obnoxious behavior for posterity!

Although I did publish a book solely for the llama-raising community which was illustrated by true stories about people that I have had cause to regret. Fortunately it has been buried in obscurity, and there may it remain.

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Post by Divia » Wed June 8th, 2011, 8:03 pm

I saw this today because Michelle posted it and I had to repost it for my friends. OMG it was pure gold. How can anyone justify their rude behavior like that. And I love her reasons why she did. *snickers*

I wish more theaters would do this.
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Post by DianeL » Wed June 8th, 2011, 11:52 pm

I just love the re-christening. I *like* the name Magnited States of America. It sounds so butch and action-hero-ish.

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Post by Misfit » Thu June 9th, 2011, 12:35 am

[quote=""MLE""]I remember being that young. Thank God there were fewer varieties of media to record my obnoxious behavior for posterity!

[/quote]

No lie :o

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Post by fljustice » Thu June 9th, 2011, 4:30 pm

Young, impulsive and crude. However...to be a devil's advocate. She said she was using her phone as a flashlight to help find her seat. In the "old days" ushers brought late comers to their seats using flashlights to navigate. I've walked into a dark theater with my popcorn and had to wait a little while for the screen to land on a "light" scene, so I could grope my way to my seat. That (maybe) legitimate reason got lost in all the rant and foul language. Not saying she was justified in her rant, but the original "sin" might not have been so sinful. :rolleyes:
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Post by BrianPK » Thu June 9th, 2011, 11:16 pm

[quote=""fljustice""]Young, impulsive and crude. However...to be a devil's advocate. She said she was using her phone as a flashlight to help find her seat. In the "old days" ushers brought late comers to their seats using flashlights to navigate. I've walked into a dark theater with my popcorn and had to wait a little while for the screen to land on a "light" scene, so I could grope my way to my seat. That (maybe) legitimate reason got lost in all the rant and foul language. Not saying she was justified in her rant, but the original "sin" might not have been so sinful. :rolleyes: [/quote]

I'm with you on this.But regarding her dreadful language,what is it with a lot of people today that in order to express themselves forcefully,they immediately descend (as in her case) to the level of a foul mouthed slattern? Is it simply a modern, coarse bad habit or is it caused by a very poor command of English and an inability to express their anger in acceptable but very forceful way?This non-stop casual use of foulness which can be heard everywhere now is totally out of control.

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