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Ninaka

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« : 09-09-2001 20:55 »

My brother has requested that I ask anyone here (well you Americans mainly) if they could tape Star Trek Enterprise that shows on UPN. He is willing to pay (I think - actually I have no idea, but I'll get back to you) for these episodes to be posted to him here in Australia.
Just a tapefull at a time - about 2 episodes or whatever fits on a regular VHS tape at a time is fine. If anybody is willing to take this responsibility.... you know the drill.
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« #1 : 09-09-2001 21:38 »

 
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Originally posted by Ninaka:
My brother has requested that I ask anyone here (well you Americans mainly) if they could tape Star Trek Enterprise that shows on UPN. He is willing to pay (I think - actually I have no idea, but I'll get back to you) for these episodes to be posted to him here in Australia.
Just a tapefull at a time - about 2 episodes or whatever fits on a regular VHS tape at a time is fine. If anybody is willing to take this responsibility.... you know the drill.


Hmm... I MIGHT be able to do it...
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« #2 : 09-09-2001 23:17 »

does australia use ntsc or do you have a recorder that plays it? (just wondering, can't help)
Ninaka

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« #3 : 09-09-2001 23:59 »
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ntsc? Hm, my brother works at SBS (tv station) in the new-media department, so I'm sure any sort of tape you have he could find a player for it... But I'll ask up about it.

Kryten: Would it help if I complimented you on your Avy?   :flirt:
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« #4 : 09-10-2001 00:04 »

 
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Originally posted by Ninaka:
ntsc? Hm, my brother works at SBS (tv station) in the new-media department, so I'm sure any sort of tape you have he could find a player for it... But I'll ask up about it.

Kryten: Would it help if I complimented you on your Avy?    :flirt:

It's Paul's, compliment him!
  :D

And I'll let you know if I tape it.
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« #5 : 09-10-2001 02:22 »

Australia uses the PAL system, Some VCR's will play US tapes so I'm sure a TV station would have no problem.
I look forward to the show being on here in the UK, no doubt in a year or twos time.
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« #6 : 09-10-2001 02:58 »

Kryten: okay... when does it start again? If you do record it, I'll email you the essential details yadda yadda all of that stuff - or I'll put you thru to my brother.
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« #7 : 09-10-2001 11:00 »

 
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Originally posted by Ninaka:
Kryten: okay... when does it start again? If you do record it, I'll email you the essential details yadda yadda all of that stuff - or I'll put you thru to my brother.

I think September 26 is the premiere.
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« #8 : 09-11-2001 20:20 »

Why can't I take the Quantum Leap guy seriously as a space captain?
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« #9 : 09-11-2001 21:22 »

 
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Originally posted by Nixorbo:
Why can't I take the Quantum Leap guy seriously as a space captain?


That's what they said about Hawk from "Spenser for Hire"...
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« #10 : 09-11-2001 22:24 »

Who?
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« #11 : 09-11-2001 22:30 »

 
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Who?

Avery Brooks. He played Hawk, Spenser's sidekick, in "Spenser" and its spinoff "A Man Called Hawk".
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« #12 : 09-11-2001 22:35 »

Ah, Avery Brooks, the man who blows Shatner out of the water and gives Patrick Stewart a run for his money.  What's he doing now?  Last I saw he was doing IBM commercials.
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« #13 : 09-11-2001 22:39 »

 
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Originally posted by Nixorbo:
Ah, Avery Brooks, the man who blows Shatner out of the water and gives Patrick Stewart a run for his money.  What's he doing now?  Last I saw he was doing IBM commercials.

I think he played Paul Robeson in a TV-movie. He was also in "American History X", wasn't he?
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« #14 : 09-11-2001 22:45 »

Went to IMDB.com . . .

He's been the narrator in a bunch of stuff recently . . . he was in American History X, The Big Hit, and 15 Minutes.
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« #15 : 04-17-2003 00:59 »

LOL, whats amusing is that, if you had tried this, the tapes would have been buggerd by the X-Ray machines that most all international post would go through.  :p
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« #16 : 04-17-2003 01:03 »

Enterprise is a great show, it's going with the true traditions of Star Trek, unlike DS9 that didn't and thankfully B5 came along and showed what a Space Station series should be like.
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« #17 : 04-17-2003 02:40 »
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Originally posted by ]PaulFSAC[:
Enterprise is a great show, it's going with the true traditions of Star Trek, unlike DS9 that didn't and thankfully B5 came along and showed what a Space Station series should be like.

Paul, there can be no excuse for making such a comment...

Also, taping... :laff:


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« #18 : 04-17-2003 03:04 »

]PaulFSAC[, I am not a big Star Trek fan but I have to say I like DS9, even though at some points it is like Babylon 5 light, later on they actually tried to have some creative plots and great characters arcs. Compared to Voyager which just seemed not to be trying.

I saw two episodes of Enterprise... thought it just was Voyager with baseball caps.
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« #19 : 04-17-2003 03:09 »
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Originally posted by MuscaDomestica:
I saw two episodes of Enterprise... thought it just was Voyager with baseball caps.

That's actually a good comparison. But Enterprise has a man as captain...   :p

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« #20 : 04-17-2003 03:19 »

*beats Gocad up then kicks him a few times*
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« #21 : 04-17-2003 03:29 »

Stop hitting air!  :p
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« #22 : 04-17-2003 10:11 »

Why dont you just download the eps as DivX. Im already 1 season ahead of terrestrial UK.

Enterprise is fantastic and well worth the watch just for Jolene.
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« #23 : 04-17-2003 10:24 »

Hey, Kip, this thread was started in Sep 2001!
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« #24 : 04-17-2003 15:30 »

Holy cow, that is ages ago. Still I only started watching Enterprise June last year... I've got every ep on my hard drive in YGDivX encode. Schweeeet or wot?
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« #25 : 04-17-2003 15:36 »

Wow that was an old thread...
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« #26 : 04-17-2003 18:28 »

 
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Originally posted by kip:
Why dont you just download the eps as DivX. Im already 1 season ahead of terrestrial UK.

How do you figure that?  The episode of Enterprise that aired in the UK this week only aired in the US on February 26th.  According to my inofrmation we're only four episodes behind now.

I have to say this show's growing on me.  I didn't like it much during the first season, but the second season's had some good episodes.  And Linda Park is cute!
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« #27 : 04-17-2003 18:35 »
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Well, i dont have sky or digital tv. s1 just finished running int he UK, so by the time s2 hits terrestrial i'll have every ep of s2 - only 4 weeks to go until season finalle.

Increased talk of the show being axed though... not good.

EDIT: Linda Park? Meh... Not nearly as cute or sexy as Jolene Blalock...
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« #28 : 04-17-2003 18:39 »

It's not being axed.  There will be a third season.  That's been confirmed.
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« #29 : 04-17-2003 18:46 »

Woo! More Jolene Blalock!
PCC Fred

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« #30 : 04-17-2003 18:48 »
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...and once Jolene's been crushed to death under a stampede of her own fans, we Linda Park fans will be safe to hold a "We love Linda!" meeting in a New York phone booth.   ;)
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« #31 : 04-17-2003 18:49 »

third season perhaps, but after than who knows? Farscape was brutally axed. Enterprise certainly isnt getting the audience or respect that was intended.

All hail Jolene! She is a damn FINNNNE woman. She does Tai Kickboxing you know... and surfs... so not a scrap of cellulite on her.
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« #32 : 04-17-2003 19:06 »

 
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Originally posted by PCC Fred:
...and once Jolene's been crushed to death under a stampede of her own fans, we Linda Park fans will be safe to hold a "We love Linda!" meeting in a New York phone booth.    ;)

You might have a little too much wasted space in a 'phone booth.
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« #33 : 04-17-2003 19:29 »

 
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Originally posted by totalnerduk:
 You might have a little too much wasted space in a 'phone booth.

You're right.  Linda and me are both so small you could just lock us in a wardrobe, where we'd make our own entertainment.  :D
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« #34 : 04-18-2003 04:13 »

 
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Originally posted by PCC Fred:
It's not being axed.  There will be a third season.  That's been confirmed.

And after that the show will be axed because it's too expensive ... for UPN.
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« #35 : 04-18-2003 09:37 »

I take it one of those girls is tupal, whose the other? Hoshi?
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« #36 : 04-18-2003 18:47 »

Jolene is T'Pol.
Linda is Hoshi.

And I'd give my left fingernail tips to see them barenaked fighting.
PCC Fred

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« #37 : 04-18-2003 19:03 »

Just let me enjoy that fantasy for a minute...
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Mmm...  :love:
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« #38 : 04-20-2003 08:36 »

In the first or second ep, there was a really hot scene involving T'pol and Trip in the Decon chamber.
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« #39 : 04-20-2003 08:58 »

Oh yeah. They had to rub this stuff on each other in order to prevent infections or something.
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