Sci Fi Friday

Discussion in 'Archive: SF&F: Films and Television' started by Errant_Venture, Jan 5, 2006.

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  1. Errant_Venture Manager Emeritus

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    Out of curiousity how many of you are excited about Sci Fi Friday? Especially the fridays when they are airing new episodes of SG, SGA and BSG, and even Farscape back in the day?

    I know its probably the most anticipated day for me, as 3 of the 4 shows I watch on a regular basis are. Anyone have any special tradition that they do when watching it? I don't, I'll order pizza every now and then but thats about it. Do you watch it with friends or by yourself?

  2. malcolm-darth-am-i Jedi Master

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    Nah, Wensday is the best. LOST
  3. Warrior_of_Mandalore Jedi Master

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    Highlight of my week. [face_dancing]

    Warrior_of_Mandalore Strikes Again!
  4. MasterP Force Ghost

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    SCI-FI Friday is the best. SG-1, Atlantis, and Battlstar. Nothing beats that line up.
  5. The2ndQuest Tri-Mod With a Mouth

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    What's the 7 PM lead-in show this season?
  6. PadmeLeiaJaina Force Ghost

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    I don't watch SG but have seen a few SG Atlantis episodes and enjoy it.

    BSG rocks though! [face_dancing] I can't wait for it to start!
  7. citizenjohn Jedi Grand Master

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    Cant wait for BSG to return.
  8. JediTrilobite Force Ghost

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    I love Scifi fridays, Stargate SG-1, Stargate Atlantis and Battlestar Galactica, three hours. =P~
  9. Jedi_Dajuan Admin: FanForce and Games

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    I only watch BSG, didn't get into the other two shows soon enough to understand the plots. Plus what I seen of Atlantis bugs me a little. I plan my whole night around BSG though, won't leave the house much espeically as it gets later. Just my fiance and I watch it together, he sits out of fist range too :p Get a little wrapped up in my show and get mad when things go wrong.
  10. Darth_Omega Force Ghost

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    There is no such thing as Sci Fi Friday over here, there is a Sci Fi Saturday with Stargate SG-1 and BSG but I'm not really interested in both shows.

    On the other hand weekend is the period where I wait anxiously for the new Mai Otome episode :)

    You mean two hours, 1/3 of an American TV hour is nothing but commercials :p
  11. Siths_Revenge Jedi Youngling

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    The Stargate series are bad, but I watch BSG.
  12. The2ndQuest Tri-Mod With a Mouth

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    >> You mean two hours, 1/3 of an American TV hour is nothing but commercials<<

    1/4 actually. 15 min of commercials, roughly.
  13. Darth_Omega Force Ghost

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    18 actually, American TV show running time is at 42 minutes. So its closer to 1/3 then 1/4 (3/10 to be exact) :)
  14. sidious618 Force Ghost

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    It's the best night for TV without a doubt.
  15. Jedi_Dajuan Admin: FanForce and Games

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    Geeze guys, I thought I was the math geek of the crowd :p
  16. The2ndQuest Tri-Mod With a Mouth

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    I'm sure tehre's a few secoinds leeway that could excuse rounding down ;)
  17. weezer Jedi Grand Master

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    Best damn SFF (Sci Fi Friday) ever.

    Excellent SG-1. Great Atlantis. Stellar BSG.

    Too bad we'll have a break in the SFF lineup next summer.
  18. The2ndQuest Tri-Mod With a Mouth

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    Yeah, I wonder what they'll place in the 10 PM slot as the third SFF show for the summer? Something new? Rerun Doctor Who?
  19. JediTrilobite Force Ghost

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    SciFi Friday is what gets me through the week.
  20. Juliet316 Chosen One

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    It goes back even longer for me when Beauty and the Beast and X - Files ruled the night.
  21. JediTrilobite Force Ghost

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    They do have that show, Eureka, that should be coming over the summer.
  22. lexu Force Ghost

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    The only tradition I have dates back to The X-Files. I order a pizza and eat enough candy and drink enough Pepsi to keep me up for the rest of the night. Only for season finales, though, and last night was no exception.

    I love Battlestar Galactica. The Stargates aren't as good, but they're entertaining enough, so I usually watch them.

    I don't really like Doctor Who. I probably won't be watching Sci-Fi much until new episodes of Stargate air in July.
  23. weezer Jedi Grand Master

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    We shall see. Sounds solid enough but remember when GvE was in the Friday night line up o_O

    Sounds like we could see a repeat of that.

    GvE was a great show by the way. Hopefuly it hits DVD soon.
  24. MasterP Force Ghost

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    Gah! What am I supposed to do with my life with no new episodes on Friday until July? :p
  25. Terje_Lisan Jedi Knight

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    Wednesday is LOST night and Friday's are reserved specifically for Sci-Fi. I swear those are the only days I bother with turning on the TV:p.

    I'm just glad that SG and SGA come back in July and not in October like BSG. But man, those season finals were sweet!
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