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Re-opening the X Files

Some television programs just don't stand the test of time, which is something that is very easy to prove these days, with just about every episode of every show available on DVD, Netflix or Hulu.

One of my favorite shows was The X Files. I love that supernatural scary freaky stuff, and really liked the characters of Scully and Mulder, even though I thought Agent Scully was a bit of a fuddy duddy.

Recently I've been re-watching some of the old episodes on DVD, and while I still enjoy them, I often get distracted by the outdated technology.  Wow!  That cell phone is huge!  Dr. Scully is typing on a really old crappy computer, with green print on a black screen. Whoa! They still fax stuff!  Eww..that liver fluke is disgusting.

So I was searching online for an image of one of the two agents talking on a really big phone, so I could go on and on about htat. That's when I came across something amazing. It's a blog where a couple of X Files fans make commentary about every single episode. They're really quite funny. (Check it out  here).

One of the blogs mentions a drinking game, where you take a drink anytime some one says "Mulder."  They bloggers created a video illustrating how many times this happens in just one episode. (It's a lot).

Hey, I'm game. Are you? 

I've got the first four seasons on DVD, so come on over.   I'll make the popcorn if you bring the beer.




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