SoapZone Community Message Board SoapZone Community en-us Tue, 04 Aug 2015 03:30:09 -0700 ********Book Post****** Leia, 30 replies, 239 views Mon, 03 Aug 2015 10:10:24 -0700 What are you reading, SZ? Since it's Agatha Christie's 125th Birthday this year. I have been reading her books again. I am going to starting reading "Posture of Fate" today, which features Tommy and Tuppence. Leia ~~~~~~~~~~~~**Monday TV Post**~~~~~~~~~~~~ Leia, 22 replies, 316 views Mon, 03 Aug 2015 10:04:08 -0700 Please remember, no spoilers in the subject line ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*Monday Musings~*~*~*~*~*~*~* Leia, 74 replies, 484 views Mon, 03 Aug 2015 06:10:45 -0700 Good Morning, SZ! Broadway show recommendations CL, 18 replies, 171 views Sun, 02 Aug 2015 20:27:00 -0700 I will be heading to NYC in November on my way home. I will be there for a few days. Looking to do a show on a thur or fri. I love musicals but I will be going with my brother and he likes anything that is famous and has great reviews. Any recommendations? Thanks!! CL Poldark season finale--live and discussion [SPOILER] Cassandra, 9 replies, 103 views Sun, 02 Aug 2015 18:07:34 -0700 I know most of the SZers who watch this don't watch live, but if anyone's around, feel free to join. Two-hour ep tonight! The Last Ship - "Safe Zone" [S2|Ep8] Live Post! [SPOILER] AfroQueen, 50 replies, 65 views Sun, 02 Aug 2015 17:33:07 -0700 Safe Zone Chandler tries to gain intel and reverse the brainwashing suffered by Michener. Also: Rachel attempts to construct Dr. Hunter's lost formula while wrestling with the knowledge that her bitter enemy is now on board the Nathan James. Who's watching with me? me Can our internal organs sweat??? Stefanluver, 3 replies, 170 views Sun, 02 Aug 2015 04:38:35 -0700 I know that when we shiver, our internal organs also shiver. It's odd to picture one's kidneys or liver shaking, but our internal organs can shiver along with the outside of our body. So... Can our internal organs also sweat? Sweating is our body's natural way of cooling down. It would stand to reason that if the outside of our bodies need to cool down, so do our insides. Can our internal organs like kidneys or liver drip with beads of perspiration like we do on the outside? I tried Googling this and found … Can you be a little lactose intolerant? Stefanluver, 4 replies, 164 views Sun, 02 Aug 2015 02:10:50 -0700 Whenever I drink 2% regular milk or chocolate milk, I get a mild stomach ache. BUT... Whenever I eat any kind of yogurt, cottage cheese, ice cream, etc. I'm fine! Can you be a little lactose intolerant since only drinking milk gives me a mild stomach ache?? Thanks to anyone who replies. - Stefanluver Weekend Potpourri Post Antwon, 72 replies, 586 views Sat, 01 Aug 2015 07:54:44 -0700 Have a lovely weekend everyone :-) Change of Plans for NYC Trip...more questions need answered! Glory, 4 replies, 175 views Fri, 31 Jul 2015 21:15:12 -0700 Now we are coming from a Saturday to a Monday. I believe it will be October 17-19, but it may be the 10-12. We are also looking at staying at POD 39 instead of POD 51 due to room selection. POD 39 is at 145 E 39th ST---am I still okay to get a train from Newark? Would I be better from JFK? Thank you all so much for your help! Jenn ~*~*~*WEEKEND Movie Review Post!~*~*~* [SPOILER] AfroQueen, 19 replies, 373 views Fri, 31 Jul 2015 15:16:48 -0700 Hello all! It's that time of the week again to let us know what movies you will see or have seen! Remember to mark spoiler if you reveal anything spoilery! Opening this week.... Wide Release Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation [PG-13] Vacation (2015) [R] Limited Release Best of Enemies [R] The End of the Tour [R] A LEGO Brickumentary [G] Listen to Me Marlon That Sugar Film (2014) I will post my review in the replies! me ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~***Friday/Weekend TV Post***~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Leia, 54 replies, 472 views Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:40:15 -0700 Please remember, no spoilers in the subject line ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*Friday Potpourri~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~* Kris, 125 replies, 593 views Fri, 31 Jul 2015 04:21:28 -0700 Yay, Friday!!! Any plans for the weekend? What major issues have you changed your mind about? Done a complete 180? BamaJan, 38 replies, 412 views Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:18:07 -0700 Yall know I am opinionated and don't hide it. I will passionately debate my point. But I am not as inflexible as people may think. I'll start my list with the lighter side. Food. I used to hate the following foods. I am not talking just disliked them, but snarled up my nose hated them. Blueberries, raspberries, Papaya (thought I really tried to like them when I first tried it. I wanted to like it.) Avocado. When I first tried papaya, I was TDY living in billeting and ate a snack bar that was close. … Has anyone here downloaded Windows 10? margcool, 7 replies, 239 views Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:30:24 -0700 I just got my notice to reserve my copy. I wanted to ask in advance if anyone had downloaded and what, if any, issues they had encountered. Thanks SZ. marg How do you eat your pancakes/waffles? margcool, 50 replies, 269 views Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:11:47 -0700 We're having a discussion here. Do you cut as you go or cut them all at once. Thanks SZ :) marg Need drink recommendation!! Stefanluver, 6 replies, 126 views Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:40:17 -0700 My birthday is coming up on August 12. I am not a big drinker, but I do try to try a new drink for every holiday/special occasion. I need a drink recommendation for my birthday. To give you an idea so you can post some suggestions, past drinks I've tried and liked are: - Apple Martini - White Russian - Black Russian - Lemon Drop - Cosmopolitan - Red Wine Sangria - Cherry Sour - Mike's Hard Lemonade (regular and black cherry flavors) - Angry Orchard Hard Apple Cider - Smirnoff Ice (Regular, Sour Apple, Cherr… ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~***Thursday TV Post***~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Leia, 3 replies, 281 views Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:41:56 -0700 Please remember, no spoilers in the subject line What have you tried NEW lately? Did you like it? Hate it? Let us know. BamaJan, 67 replies, 307 views Thu, 30 Jul 2015 07:38:20 -0700 What have you tried new? A new product, a new experience? A new restaurant? A new experience? I don't really have much. I'm not working right now and don't get out much. hair cut For the first time in ages, I cut all my hair off. I like long hair better, but it was so hot. So I cut if off above my neck. I don't really like the way it looks, but it is cooler, so I'm satisfied with it. I have really really thick hair, and I wanted a wash and go style. My hair just won't look like most of the cute … ~*~*~*~*~*~*Thursday Chatter Box~*~*~*~*~*~ Leia, 183 replies, 562 views Thu, 30 Jul 2015 05:32:41 -0700 Good Morning, SZ! Has anybody tried Fairlife milk??? Stefanluver, 6 replies, 206 views Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:06:11 -0700 I just saw a TV ad for Fairlife milk, which boasts that is has lots of protein, etc. It comes in regular 2% and chocolate, which works for me. Has anybody tried it? Did you like it, why or why not??? - Stefanluver ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~****Wednesday TV Post****~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Leia, 32 replies, 450 views Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:35:14 -0700 Please remember, no spoilers in the subject line ~*~*~*~*~*~*Wednesday Potpourri~*~*~*~*~*~* Leia, 119 replies, 609 views Wed, 29 Jul 2015 05:35:36 -0700 Good Morning, SZ! Happy Hump Day! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~****Tuesday TV Post****~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Leia, 36 replies, 490 views Tue, 28 Jul 2015 08:30:05 -0700 Please remember, no spoilers in the subject line ~*~*~*~*~*~*Tuesday Chit-Chat *~*~*~*~*~*~ Leia, 48 replies, 606 views Tue, 28 Jul 2015 05:35:32 -0700 Good Morning, SZ! Can I use a Starbucks egift to buy something on the Starbucks web site? Stefanluver, no replies, 91 views Tue, 28 Jul 2015 01:16:53 -0700 I just got a Starbucks egift for participating in an online survey. I want to buy a Starbucks Cold Cup on the Starbucks web site that isn't sold at any Starbucks store near me. Can I do that? Thanks to anyone who replies. - Stefanluver ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~****Monday TV Post***~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Leia, 17 replies, 465 views Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:27:14 -0700 Please remember, no spoilers in the subject line Monday Potpouri Antwon, 68 replies, 627 views Mon, 27 Jul 2015 05:30:04 -0700 Good morning and Happy Monday. Bobbi Kristina Brown Dies at Age 22 Antwon, 24 replies, 552 views Sun, 26 Jul 2015 18:07:43 -0700 RIP. I'm glad she can finally be reunited with her mother Whitney. The Last Ship - "Alone and Unafraid" [S2|Ep7] Live Post! [SPOILER] AfroQueen, 83 replies, 110 views Sun, 26 Jul 2015 16:51:16 -0700 Alone and Unafraid Chandler and his team infiltrate an Immune compound. Danny poses as one of Ned's workers and discovers that Patient Zero is working for the Ramseys. Meanwhile, Chandler inches into Sean's inner circle. Hope I have others watching with me! me Help needed from New Yorkers and people who are familiar with NYC! Glory, 37 replies, 218 views Sun, 26 Jul 2015 14:08:51 -0700 Taking my son there this Fall. Planning to stay at Pod 51 unless I hear it's not a good place to stay. The reviews online are good. Also, should we fly into JFK, La Guardia, or Newark? Thanks in advance!!! Jenn Weekend Potpourri CanaryFan98, 86 replies, 642 views Sat, 25 Jul 2015 09:37:46 -0700 A very humid weekend so far.... Has anyone planned a high school reunion before? selphie, 22 replies, 208 views Fri, 24 Jul 2015 18:44:15 -0700 Help me, SZ! Next year it will be 20 years since I graduated high school. Haven't heard anything about a reunion, so uh, decided to plan it myself. I am a moron. I have literally never planned a party in my life. Uh, I have never even ATTENDED a real party. Family parties, weddings, yes, but not a real party. I just started planning today and I have NO IDEA what I am doing. Where does the money come from? Who pays for it? How much should tickets be? Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh. I have no idea where it … ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~***Friday/Weekend TV Post***~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Leia, 29 replies, 496 views Fri, 24 Jul 2015 08:16:00 -0700 Please remember, no spoilers in the subject line TGIF Friday Chat carolann, 68 replies, 634 views Fri, 24 Jul 2015 02:54:27 -0700 I am sick of seeing Trump's face in the news. I love though the remote where you just flip the channel. I grew up before remotes and cable. I still remember holding the antenna so that we could get a clear picture - I hated doing that - and having to get up and turn the knob on the TV to change the channel. How to make your own air conditioning.... Irene, 3 replies, 319 views Thu, 23 Jul 2015 10:32:34 -0700 From time to time, SoapZoners have asked how to cool down a room when you don't have or can'd afford air conditioning. I have mentioned that, back in the olden days - like 1940s and 1950s - what people did was put a cake of ice in a wash tub, then set a fan behind the wash tub and, when the fan blew across the ice in the tub, the cool breeze would cool off the room. That was back in the days when most people still used ice boxes and there was a service in town which would deliver a cake of ice to your ho… ~~~~~~~~~~~~~***Thursday TV Post***~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Leia, 4 replies, 377 views Thu, 23 Jul 2015 08:41:09 -0700 Please remember, no spoilers in the subject line ~*~*~*~*~*~*Thursday Potpourri~*~*~*~*~*~* Kris, 119 replies, 675 views Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:43:32 -0700 Morning all! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~**Wednesday TV Post**~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Leia, 17 replies, 462 views Wed, 22 Jul 2015 08:50:06 -0700 Please remember, no spoilers in the subject line ~*~*~*~*~*~*Wednesday Potpourri~*~*~*~*~*~* Kris, 175 replies, 698 views Wed, 22 Jul 2015 04:44:25 -0700 Morning all!!! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~****Tuesday TV Post****~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Leia, 32 replies, 525 views Tue, 21 Jul 2015 08:40:30 -0700 Please remember, no spoilers in the subject line ~*~*~*~*~*~*Tuesday Chit-Chat *~*~*~*~*~*~ Leia, 89 replies, 622 views Tue, 21 Jul 2015 05:35:33 -0700 Good Morning, SZ! ~~~~~~~~~~~~**Monday TV Post**~~~~~~~~~~~~ Leia, 19 replies, 524 views Mon, 20 Jul 2015 08:24:15 -0700 Please remember, no spoilers in the subject line Monday Potpourri. carolann, 78 replies, 695 views Mon, 20 Jul 2015 04:14:59 -0700 Well it's freaking hot here in DC already after an awful hot day yesterday. I was really getting used to having a cooler summer than usual. And, of course, the humidity is awful. I'm sure though it's probably worse in Mississippi. How hot is it where you are? The Last Ship "Long Day's Journey" [S2|Ep6] Live Post!! [SPOILER] AfroQueen, 36 replies, 123 views Sun, 19 Jul 2015 15:43:23 -0700 Long Day's Journey Chandler tracks the Immunes to Northern Florida in a bid to avenge the destruction of the labs. Elsewhere, Rachel unearths a secret yet incomplete cure formula, and Chandler's team locates an Immune compound controlled by Sean and Ned. Who's watching? me Actor Alex Rocco dead at 79 CanaryFan98, 4 replies, 228 views Sun, 19 Jul 2015 12:34:59 -0700 Alex Rocco, Character Actor in ‘Godfather,’ ‘Facts of Life,’ Dies at 79 Character actor Alex Rocco, who played casino owner Moe Greene in “The Godfather” and appeared in dozens of other movies and TV shows, died Saturday. His daughter Jennifer Rocco reported his death on her Facebook page. Often appearing as a heavy, hood or cop, in “The Godfather,” he had the famous line, “Do you know who I am?” Recently he had a recurring role in Starz’s “Magic City” and appeared on “Episodes” and “Maron.” He appeared … Need a medical professional's second opinion! Stefanluver, no replies, 215 views Sun, 19 Jul 2015 04:51:20 -0700 I have asked this of many of my doctors over the years and have gotten different answers. I would like a fellow SZer, whose a medical professional to give their medical opinion to see if it gels with my other doctor's. Ever since I can remember, ONLY WHEN I'M SITTING when I scratch a specific spot on the left side of my back, and I could be scratching the spot for a few seconds, SLOWLY my left leg goes up, stays up for a few seconds then slowly goes back down. Now, every definition I've ever read of a spasm… Weekend Post carolann, 93 replies, 639 views Sat, 18 Jul 2015 09:44:33 -0700 Here in the DC areas we're supposed to have a hot, hot weekend. I liked the cooler weather we were having. Friday-Weekend TV Post carolann, 34 replies, 572 views Fri, 17 Jul 2015 09:30:24 -0700 Please no spoilers in subject lines.