-

Jump to content



Photo
- - - - -

Tell us what you will be doing when HTF is offline during our move and win some classic Blu-rays!


  • Please log in to reply
100 replies to this topic

#21 of 101 OFFLINE   Harry-N

Harry-N

    Screenwriter

  • 2,136 posts
  • Join Date: Aug 09 2003
  • Real Name:Harry N.
  • LocationSunny Central Florida

Posted March 06 2013 - 12:45 AM

I might spend part of the time hooking up my surround speakers. I used to have a 5.0 setup when I lived up north, but the main room down here in Florida doesn't lend itself to a surround setup without wires running all over the place. I've been living with a 3.0 setup now for a couple of years. So I need to investigate other options.


Assuming I'm successful, that would mean pulling out some nifty surround-reference-type DVDs and Blu-rays and giving the sound system a whirl.


I'll undoubtedly spend part of the time on the computer, marveling at the hometheaterforum.com page which will likely say something like "We're moving" or "Under Construction" or here's our Facebook and Twitter address for updates.


And I'll undoubtedly hit refresh a number of times on those aforementioned Twitter pages (I'm not a Facebook guy and won't go there.)


And I might take advantage of Spring Training Baseball down here in Florida.


Harry


My DVD Collection

A fugitive moves on, through anguished tunnels of time, down dim streets, into dark corners. And each new day offers fear and frustration, tastes of honey and hemlock. But if there is a hazard, there is also hope. - Closing narration to THE FUGITIVE, "Death Is The Door Prize".

#22 of 101 OFFLINE   Walter C

Walter C

    Screenwriter

  • 2,177 posts
  • Join Date: Jan 17 2006
  • Real Name:Walter

Posted March 06 2013 - 12:52 AM

I will be on vacation in Florida during that time, so it won't affect me at all.


TV Episodes Watched - 2009 (1419 ep) / 2010 (1367 ep) / 2011 (1509 ep) / 2012 (1440 ep) / 2013 (1191 ep) / 2014 - October
Feature Films Watched - 2012 (97 seen) / 2013 (100 seen)
Shorts Watched - 2012 (222 seen) / 2013 (87 seen)

Books Read - 2013 (12 read)


#23 of 101 OFFLINE   schan1269

schan1269

    HTF Expert

  • 13,881 posts
  • Join Date: Jul 04 2012
  • Real Name:Sam
  • LocationChicago-ish/NW Indiana

Posted March 06 2013 - 12:58 AM

I'll be alone most of the weekend, except for the GF(that is her military commitment weekend) coming back Sunday...but everybody else will be gone... Time for catching up one those "crappy movies" you love anyway... Call me Salome... Caligula(the real version...bad editing and all) Nathalie (Chloe who???)

#24 of 101 OFFLINE   Aaron Silverman

Aaron Silverman

    Lead Actor

  • 9,507 posts
  • Join Date: Jan 22 1999
  • Real Name:Aaron Silverman
  • LocationFlorida

Posted March 06 2013 - 01:01 AM

I will be sitting and staring at my computer screen, my conscience wracked, daydreaming of stealing Mike Knapp's spot on The Price Is Right.
"How wonderful it will be to have a leader unburdened by the twin horrors of knowledge and experience." -- Mr. Wick

#25 of 101 OFFLINE   terry deto

terry deto

    Stunt Coordinator

  • 115 posts
  • Join Date: Mar 28 2002
  • Real Name:Terry
  • LocationJackson,MI

Posted March 06 2013 - 01:27 AM

I'll spend the time working on my sky-blue1964 Cadillac DeVille convertible. Seems to have had a run in with a bus.

#26 of 101 OFFLINE   Van594

Van594

    Stunt Coordinator

  • 164 posts
  • Join Date: Oct 27 2006

Posted March 06 2013 - 01:40 AM

I will be crawling into a fetal position and sucking my thumb until this horror is over.

#27 of 101 OFFLINE   guitarista

guitarista

    Auditioning

  • 1 posts
  • Join Date: Mar 06 2013

Posted March 06 2013 - 01:44 AM

Catching up on some naval hygiene, lotsa belly button lint.....

#28 of 101 OFFLINE   Jason Charlton

Jason Charlton

    Screenwriter

  • 2,922 posts
  • Join Date: May 16 2002
  • Real Name:Jason Charlton
  • LocationBaltimore, MD

Posted March 06 2013 - 02:03 AM

I'll just be thankful that the change is happening over the weekend, when I actually have interesting things to do.


Had the move happened during the week, I might have had to.... work... while I was at work <shudder>.


Are you new to the Home Theater Forum? Stop by the New Member Introductions area and introduce yourself! See you there!


#29 of 101 OFFLINE   Chuck Anstey

Chuck Anstey

    Screenwriter

  • 1,567 posts
  • Join Date: Nov 10 1998
  • Real Name:Chuck Anstey

Posted March 06 2013 - 02:41 AM

My job

#30 of 101 OFFLINE   Steve Boughton

Steve Boughton

    Auditioning

  • 7 posts
  • Join Date: Feb 09 2013

Posted March 06 2013 - 02:44 AM

I WILL B SITTING BACK CHILLIN WAITING FOR MY FREE BLU RAYS!! AND OF COURSE FOR THE FORUM TO OPEN BACK UP :P

#31 of 101 OFFLINE   Ed Moxley

Ed Moxley

    Screenwriter

  • 2,701 posts
  • Join Date: May 25 2003
  • Real Name:Ed
  • LocationEastern NC

Posted March 06 2013 - 02:45 AM

I'll probably spend more time on the photography forums, and wishing I was a better photographer. I'm sure I'll catch a movie or two also, from Netflix, while anxious about HTF getting back online. :) Good luck surviving the time off everyone! Eat well, and drink plenty of liquids...............
Samsung HL61A750 (LED DLP)            Onkyo TX-SR805
Oppo BDP-83 Blu ray                                  Polk Audio LSi9
Polk Audio LSiC                                  Sony SS-MB100H
SVS PC12-NSD (Sub)                       ...

#32 of 101 OFFLINE   Steve Armbrust

Steve Armbrust

    Second Unit

  • 281 posts
  • Join Date: Jan 06 1999

Posted March 06 2013 - 02:48 AM

I'll be in Arizona, in my shorts and tee shirt, with a cold microbrew in my hand, watching spring training baseball. If I can't be online at HTF, I'll just have to be satisfied with this.

Living in the Baseball Wasteland.

 


#33 of 101 OFFLINE   Richard Travale

Richard Travale

    Producer

  • 3,419 posts
  • Join Date: Feb 27 2001
  • Real Name:Rich Travale
  • LocationVancouver Island, Canada

Posted March 06 2013 - 02:55 AM

Catching up on House of Cards...Damn, that show is good!


 "Cock your hat - angles are attitudes. "
- Frank Sinatra 

#34 of 101 OFFLINE   Joe Bernardi

Joe Bernardi

    Supporting Actor

  • 758 posts
  • Join Date: Oct 24 2000
  • Real Name:Joe Bernardi
  • LocationDC area

Posted March 06 2013 - 03:11 AM

I'll be watching the Blu-ray of Lawrence of Arabia twelve times in a row, and smiling each time I see Robert A. Harris' name in the credits.

#35 of 101 OFFLINE   Joe Bernardi

Joe Bernardi

    Supporting Actor

  • 758 posts
  • Join Date: Oct 24 2000
  • Real Name:Joe Bernardi
  • LocationDC area

Posted March 06 2013 - 03:11 AM

accidental duplicate post. My mouse button is acting up!

#36 of 101 OFFLINE   BobO'Link

BobO'Link

    Screenwriter

  • 1,612 posts
  • Join Date: May 03 2008
  • Real Name:Howie
  • LocationMid-South

Posted March 06 2013 - 03:18 AM

I'll be watching Action/Adventure/Crime/Mystery films from my collection or playing board games (Catan, Carcassonne, Labyrinth, or Seeland) with the grandkids while my computer, undergoing heavy withdrawal pains, refreshes the HTF page automatically every 30 seconds. :)

#37 of 101 OFFLINE   mpompey

mpompey

    Stunt Coordinator

  • 70 posts
  • Join Date: Mar 17 2009

Posted March 06 2013 - 04:30 AM

Cyber-squatting on Professor Echo's HOME AWAY FROM HOME THEATER FORUM domain!

#38 of 101 OFFLINE   Jeff Brooks

Jeff Brooks

    Second Unit

  • 253 posts
  • Join Date: Mar 09 2000
  • Real Name:Jeff Brooks
  • LocationSugar Hill GA USA

Posted March 06 2013 - 04:38 AM

I will be sitting in front of my computer monitor, finger poised on the mouse, and wailing, until my beloved HTF is back on line.

#39 of 101 OFFLINE   Everett Stallings

Everett Stallings

    Second Unit

  • 385 posts
  • Join Date: Aug 24 1998
  • Real Name:Everett
  • LocationWilmington,De

Posted March 06 2013 - 05:03 AM

There are many things I could do. I would like to have my iPad on my lap while hitting the refresh button every few seconds. Would like to spend the free time with my wife. Maybe I could visit my parents or grandparents. Take the dogs for a walk. Go out for a run. Tale a long drive out to the country What I will likely be doing is using the time to prepare and pack for our soon to come move to Orlando from the Philly 'burbs. Disney and Universal Studios here we come.

I guess I will be giving the Penn theatre in Wilmington another chance to entertain me. As I had a not too good a time when I went to see "Zero Dark Thirty". I have a reantry ticket. The picture was shown in the wrong aspect before I reported it. Only one Management person was working. I felt sorry for her, trying to run the booth and deal with complaints. The Imax was down also. Should always be at lease two managers on when they also have to run the booth.
Former projectionist @ all downtown theatres in Balto. City.Which are all closed. frown.gif

#40 of 101 OFFLINE   dmiller68

dmiller68

    Supporting Actor

  • 667 posts
  • Join Date: Sep 29 2009

Posted March 06 2013 - 05:31 AM

Hitting refresh every 5 min until your back up.... :)


Equipment: Panasonic TC-P65VT25, Panasonic DMP-BDT100, Pioneer Elite SC-37, TiVo Premiere XL, Limited Edition MW3 XBOX 360s with Kinect, Apple TV
Speakers: Definitive Technology Mythos XTR60 (3), Definitive Technology Mythos XTR20BP (4), Definitive Technology SuperCube II





0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users