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Old 02-28-2013, 02:40 PM   #36
CastlesInTheAir
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Default Re: Anybody else miss Terrence Howard as Rhodey?

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Originally Posted by cherokeesam View Post
Well, duh, stupid lil ol' me don't know nothin' bout no real people in the military....

...except for my dad who retired from the USAF as a Staff Sergeant in '63, and who sat right there in the theater on IM's opening day with me and shook his head and said, "Who is this clown? He wouldn't have lasted one week in the Air Force."

And I'll ignore the race-baiting comment, too. Try to stick to intelligent debate instead of trying to dig for personal insults, mmkay? I'd hate to call in a mod on you, Dent, but you're seriously trying my patience with this particular post. I expect better of you.
I agree with Mr. Dent.
Nothing in the movie that Howard did was any more extravagant than Tony Stark. Why haven't I heard anyone call Tony Stark a "gangsta pimp with a hip hop attitude"?

It does all sound borderline racist. A black man has to be completely straight edge with the charisma of a wet rag or else he's a "gangsta pimp wannabe".
I'm not bothered with people preferring Cheadle over Howard, its just all these "He's an Eddie Murphy wannabe/Chris Tucker impersonator/gangsta pimp/hip hop/jive turkey" posts you're using as your reasoning. It makes you sound like a racist dbag. And don't threaten to tell a mod on him because he called you on your *****.


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