Babylon 5 turns 20 aka I feel old...

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Babylon 5 turns 20 aka I feel old...

Post#1 » Tue Feb 26, 2013 12:02 pm

There is a really good article posted over on io9.com about the 20th anniversary of Babylon 5's pilot and the series itself. There's some really good eye opening info in there that some of you may not know.

The Strange, Secret Evolution of Babylon 5
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Re: Babylon 5 turns 20 aka I feel old...

Post#2 » Wed Feb 27, 2013 9:08 am

I hear ya.
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Post#3 » Thu Feb 28, 2013 9:04 am

Same here. I appreciate the heads up on the article - nice to see a little love for B5.

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Post#4 » Fri Mar 01, 2013 6:37 am

There is no love for Babylon 5.
It is the work of the devil.
A space based sitcom, I would rather watch Seinfeld and that's saying something.
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Re: Babylon 5 turns 20 aka I feel old...

Post#5 » Fri Mar 01, 2013 12:00 pm

Hey Seinfeld was funny :)

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Post#6 » Fri Mar 01, 2013 12:11 pm

It was certainly funnier than Babylon 5, which to me at least was only cringe worthy material..

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Post#7 » Sat Mar 02, 2013 12:35 pm

Jeez ... kids nowadays. No respect for the classics ...
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Post#8 » Sat Mar 02, 2013 6:19 pm

Believe me, I TRIED to like Babylon 5 - just couldn't do it. Or are we talking about Seinfeld now? :)

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Post#9 » Sun Mar 03, 2013 8:56 pm

I was talking about B5 - Seinfeld was hit-or-miss for me.

I understand your POV - I have several family/friend types who love other science fiction properties but never took to B5. From their comments, they couldn't get past the first season, or they had issues with all the drama.

For me however, it was pure awesome!
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