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Forum: The Books 01-21-2021, 02:40 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By Huinesoron
"Upon his greying head sat a wide-brimmed hat,...

"Upon his greying head sat a wide-brimmed hat, and descending from it was a trail of bird poop; for this was Radagast the Brown, and birds used his head as a toilet." ~J.R.R. Tolkien, probably


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Forum: The Books 01-20-2021, 03:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 136
Posted By Huinesoron
Purest speculation, but given that we know of...

Purest speculation, but given that we know of Radagast that he "became enamoured of the many beasts and birds that dwelt in Middle-earth, and forsook Elves and Men, and spent his days among wild...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-18-2021, 05:49 PM
Replies: 10,598
Views: 521,716
Posted By Huinesoron
Yes. The Downs is not a job, nor is it family (to...

Yes. The Downs is not a job, nor is it family (to whom I do hold myself obligated to respond), nor are any of us any manner of founder or community leader. Therefore, none of us - you, me, anyone -...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-18-2021, 05:03 PM
Replies: 10,598
Views: 521,716
Posted By Huinesoron
I'm curious, Urwen - in your mind, have our...

I'm curious, Urwen - in your mind, have our recent sparse interactions included a prolonged conversation where you declared yourself deathly bored and told me you really needed me to try your...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-18-2021, 04:31 PM
Replies: 10,598
Views: 521,716
Posted By Huinesoron
I didn't think this needed saying, but yes: if...

I didn't think this needed saying, but yes: if you're - and I do mean you, personally, as well as anyone else - unable to cope with forum games, or you're bored with them, or even if you just don't...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-18-2021, 03:22 PM
Replies: 10,598
Views: 521,716
Posted By Huinesoron
Ooh, is the password GUILT TRIP and the theme...

Ooh, is the password GUILT TRIP and the theme 'sometimes people need a break even from games'? :p

#1 includes 'reflects... rodent', which suggests it's a TAR. Good news, there's only four women on...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-18-2021, 03:08 PM
Replies: 384
Views: 28,711
Posted By Huinesoron
I've listened through a few points trying to...

I've listened through a few points trying to pinpoint what makes it not work, and I think it's that the highest instrument is just too slow. It feels like it wants to be a high, fast melody over...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 01-16-2021, 03:26 PM
Replies: 4,028
Views: 480,430
Posted By Huinesoron
Thank you G55 and Inzil! hS

Thank you G55 and Inzil!

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 01-15-2021, 09:48 AM
Replies: 10,598
Views: 521,716
Posted By Huinesoron
Spot on exactly. KING OF ANGMAR - The crown...

Spot on exactly.

KING OF ANGMAR - The crown of the north, ruled mother in anger. (Would make money but for you) killed Earnur of Gondor
INUNDATION - Wet, not out, half under, a Nation without a...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-15-2021, 09:14 AM
Replies: 10,598
Views: 521,716
Posted By Huinesoron
Oh yeah, password... correct. KING OF ANGMAR...

Oh yeah, password... correct.

KING OF ANGMAR - The crown of the north, ruled mother in anger. (Would make money but for you) killed Earnur of Gondor
INUNDATION - Wet, not out, half under, a...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-15-2021, 07:45 AM
Replies: 10,598
Views: 521,716
Posted By Huinesoron
Oh, I've been over there a long time. ^_~ ...

Oh, I've been over there a long time. ^_~

"Oh, just come out and say it," Tuor said. "You don't want to put a woman on the throne."

"There's not exactly a precedent," Oropher said. "No woman...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 01-15-2021, 07:41 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,358
Posted By Huinesoron
That's Melkorian thinking at work - the idea that...

That's Melkorian thinking at work - the idea that living, even at the expense of righteousness and pleasure, was better than death.

Remember that death is the gift of Iluvatar to mortals. The...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-15-2021, 06:40 AM
Replies: 10,598
Views: 521,716
Posted By Huinesoron
I mean, I can mark the answer as incorrect if you...

I mean, I can mark the answer as incorrect if you like... ;)



I suppose Tar-Vanimelde and Herucalmo could count, but he wasn't officially king until after her death (and frankly, I wonder...
Forum: The Books 01-15-2021, 03:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 228
Posted By Huinesoron
"Squire" in this sense is used to mean "lord of...

"Squire" in this sense is used to mean "lord of the manor" (rather than "knight's armour-bearer"). The image is of offering respect to someone who only 'deserves' it through accident of birth, rather...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-15-2021, 02:56 AM
Replies: 10,598
Views: 521,716
Posted By Huinesoron
KING OF ANGMAR - The crown of the north, ruled...

KING OF ANGMAR - The crown of the north, ruled mother in anger. (Would make money but for you) killed Earnur of Gondor
INUNDATION - Wet, not out, half under, a Nation without a capital. (Her title...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-14-2021, 03:02 PM
Replies: 10,598
Views: 521,716
Posted By Huinesoron
Yes to all four (#1 is specifically "King of...

Yes to all four (#1 is specifically "King of Angmar"). Will fill them in tomorrow.

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 01-14-2021, 10:12 AM
Replies: 10,598
Views: 521,716
Posted By Huinesoron
It could and it is be. :) GoT reference...

It could and it is be. :) GoT reference unintentional though; I was thinking of this (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Kingkiller_Chronicle), but I see that's kingkiller...





Yes and yes,...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-14-2021, 08:37 AM
Replies: 384
Views: 28,711
Posted By Huinesoron
Then "Sauron's Minions" it is. ^_^ -_-...

Then "Sauron's Minions" it is. ^_^



-_-



Or do the whole thing in head-and-shoulders shots and call it Finrod-Zoom. :D Complete with between-song comedy bits.
Forum: Quiz Room 01-14-2021, 08:29 AM
Replies: 10,598
Views: 521,716
Posted By Huinesoron
If you can parse any of the (parentheses) for the...

If you can parse any of the (parentheses) for the ones people have got, it should reveal the theme very quickly. I think Eldacar's or the Naugrim's are the easiest - or, er, will be, once I correct...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-14-2021, 02:39 AM
Replies: 10,598
Views: 521,716
Posted By Huinesoron
It could and it is! 1. - The...

It could



and it is!

1. - The crown of the north, ruled mother in anger. (Would make money but for you)
2. - Wet, not out, half under, a Nation without a capital. (Her title stolen)...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-13-2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 10,598
Views: 521,716
Posted By Huinesoron
All three of these were correct, but, ...

All three of these were correct, but,



This is not. The Sindarin 'yrch' rather than 'Orcs' is just for the letter. :)

1. - The crown of the north, ruled mother in anger. (Would make money...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-13-2021, 11:40 AM
Replies: 10,598
Views: 521,716
Posted By Huinesoron
Yes, yes, and good thinking. Will add later when...

Yes, yes, and good thinking. Will add later when at computer.

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 01-13-2021, 09:57 AM
Replies: 10,598
Views: 521,716
Posted By Huinesoron
That was a fun one; thanks. This... I don't...

That was a fun one; thanks.

This... I don't know; my brain hurts. We'll see.

1. - The crown of the north, ruled mother in anger. (Would make money but for you)
2. - Wet, not out, half under,...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-13-2021, 07:50 AM
Replies: 384
Views: 28,711
Posted By Huinesoron
Ah, so you're thinking something like this...

Ah, so you're thinking something like this (https://huinesoron.neocities.org/Minions/MinionADay.htm)! :D

No? No, perhaps not.

So I've gone through the, uh, three performances with costumed...
Forum: The Movies 01-13-2021, 03:01 AM
Replies: 222
Views: 55,778
Posted By Huinesoron
TORn has provided what they describe as the...

TORn has provided what they describe as the official synopsis (https://www.theonering.net/torwp/2021/01/12/110065-exclusive-official-show-synopsis-for-amazons-lord-of-the-rings-series/), though it...
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