TALKBACK #5: Ghidorah, The Three Headed Monster

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Re: TALKBACK #5: Ghidorah, The Three Headed Monster

Postby klen7 » Wed Aug 01, 2018 10:36 am

percentage wise i might be better at naming Toho kaiju than US Presidents :oops:
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Re: TALKBACK #5: Ghidorah, The Three Headed Monster

Postby Kailem » Wed Aug 01, 2018 11:40 am

Sounds like the right kind of patriotism to me.
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Re: TALKBACK #5: Ghidorah, The Three Headed Monster

Postby eabaker » Wed Aug 01, 2018 2:53 pm

klen7 wrote:percentage wise i might be better at naming Toho kaiju than US Presidents :oops:


I'm sure I could rattle off the names of nearly all the Presidents, but getting them in the right order, associating the names with the faces, and remembering which cities they demolished? Not so much.
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Re: TALKBACK #5: Ghidorah, The Three Headed Monster

Postby lhb412 » Wed Aug 01, 2018 3:39 pm

eabaker wrote:I'm sure I could rattle off the names of nearly all the Presidents, but getting them in the right order, associating the names with the faces, and remembering which cities they demolished? Not so much.


Funny because you think it's incongruous at first glance, then you think for a second and realize it's entirely factual and you feel bad.
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Re: TALKBACK #5: Ghidorah, The Three Headed Monster

Postby eabaker » Wed Aug 01, 2018 3:43 pm

lhb412 wrote:
eabaker wrote:I'm sure I could rattle off the names of nearly all the Presidents, but getting them in the right order, associating the names with the faces, and remembering which cities they demolished? Not so much.


Funny because you think it's incongruous at first glance, then you think for a second and realize it's entirely factual and you feel bad.


I am so glad that had the intended effect! :D
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Re: TALKBACK #5: Ghidorah, The Three Headed Monster

Postby lhb412 » Sat Mar 30, 2019 12:57 am

You think that the Shobijin take the money they make from personal appearances and put it back into the welfare and conservation of Infant Island?

I bet they do. In fact, they probably have a charity organization or some such. In the movie we probably cut away from the TV just before they were about to give out that information.
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Re: TALKBACK #5: Ghidorah, The Three Headed Monster

Postby Gentleman » Wed May 29, 2019 10:33 pm

So the movie is on right now, and while watching it a thought occurs to me. If it's been brought up before, sorry.

Could King Ghidorah actually have destroyed the Earth? If so, how long would it take?

Seriously. Yes, he flies and fires destructive energy beams. He seems to be immortal, so he's not going to age out. But come on. It'd take him hours to actually "destroy" a single city, and that's if he actually put his heads together and concentrated on the task. If he moves in a pattern, it'd take him years to fly from one end of the world to the other, destroying cities. If he flew randomly, it'd take him forever. Not to mention that when he's razing Moscow, Tokyo is rebuilding. By the time he works his way around to Madagascar, the Russians are patching things up. And so on.

That's also only if he focuses on the major cities. What about the small towns? Is he going to pay attention to small coastal vistas in Maine or France? What about small villages in Africa or the Middle East? Could he actually do a clean sweep of the planet?
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