"I have to concur. For years I was not fond of Timothy Dalton's Bond at all. I must admit, however, that I believe his movies age wonderfully. Moreover, to your point, I went back and reviewed his two films and it seems to me that he was doing…"
"I had a Isla del Sol (by Drew Estate) the other day that I bought from a Cigar/Coffee shop. It is a mild, sugar-tipped and infused with coffee, which made for a very interesting flavor. At about 3/4 through, it tasted more like a regular…"
"I know Dalton is not Popular, but as someone who has scene all incarnations of bond, including one where he was american, and has read and re-read all of the books. I really think that Dalton's Bond was the closest to what Ian Fleming…"
"I appreciated how closely Goldfinger stuck to the book.
Then again, Maybe the producers just used up the better books early and had to rework the other titles. "The Spy Who Loved Me" took place entirely in some roadside motel, if I recall…"
"She was special, by damn.
I give Roger Moore props; according to the commentary on the FYEO DVD, he said something like "Please don't make me seduce that child onscreen," concerning the skier Bibi who threw herself at Bond. Moore…"
"Yeah - an invisible car? Changing the villain's race from Korean to Anglo with a lengthy and agonizing DNA "transplant"?
A great Bond that never was is Clive Owen. He's more in line with Fleming's conception than is Craig,…"
"As Brosnan was my first Bond, I hold a certain place for him. But I have to agree about Die Another Day. I think Brosnan did fine as playing the role, but the writing and directing ruined the film. I think they went down the wrong path when they…"
"Die Another Day indeed bordered on being an exploitation film with a 1950s comicbook plot, and Halle Berry stole the show with her girl-power kungfu moves and cheesy one liners that should have remained in the Moore era! Nice set of legs, mind..…"
"I'm with you there - thought Dalton was absolutely the right guy for the role, even if the flicks took a wrong turn. There was a canine quality to him that made Bond a kind of juggernaut, the way Connery was. And Dalton was a fine actor,…"
"Make a very simple, SHORT "bid" for her attention, and then the next move is hers. If she responds, great. If she doesn't, great. Do not make another. Don't worry about rejection; your value as a man does not depend on her…"
"These are freebies, since your are unlikely to be afford to fly out to one of his seminars.
The booklet on the sidebar is a freebie too; it's an "ethical bribe" for getting on his mailing list."
"James B., I understand that loneliness is hard on you. I am sorry that you have gone through this. The good news is that you CAN make friends; you just need to learn how.
You need to start by making friends with yourself. You probably have a…"
"Greetings Rob, a pleasure to meet you. I have found that me career gives me plenty of opportunities to apply the principles in the book. What especially helps is that I wrote them all out on posterboard, which I keep in my garage. This allows them…"
"Huh. Not heard that one before.
My point is this. If the murder happens in the state - the state has jurisdiction, unless it involves a federal office, or ambassador or something, or crosses a state line - there are times where they both have…"
Congratulations on your blessings. Enjoy your sons.
I read that too, a long time ago, and didn't know the right way to apply it. Now I do. It could use some commentary to explain the principles better, and update them for modern…"