How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

View previous topic View next topic Go down

How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by gHost Spartan on 2014-06-06, 22:21

scratch 

The concept is incredibly simple: a family a dorks and an imbecile have a pawn shop in Las Vegas. People come in and want to sell their shit. Pawn stars call expert, expert appraises, then negotiating.

Last night I watched and it's fucking unwatchable. Stupid scripted story lines are now the focus of the show. In one episode, Rick ended up buying his step-daughter an almost brand new Mercedes. The story line itself was just so poorly scripted and acted - it was a fucking joke.

And yeah, I know the previous episodes were loosely scripted but now it's just straight up acting. I can't watch anymore.
avatar
gHost Spartan
Ephor (Advocate)
Ephor (Advocate)

Posts : 5213
Join date : 2014-04-16
Location : ARIZONA

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by Turtleneck on 2014-06-06, 22:45

Have they gotten around to adding any hot women? Whenever I watched it, the entire show was overweight men.


_________________
#BanGreenWay #TeamPylon #RawMilkIsTerrorism
avatar
Turtleneck
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 23684
Join date : 2014-04-22
Location : tswill.com

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by JEK on 2014-06-06, 22:46

People still watch this show?

gHost, you should go in there and make a scene and try to get on TV.
avatar
JEK
Spartiate

Posts : 562
Join date : 2014-04-17

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by Mentalstate on 2014-06-06, 23:25

None of those episodes are loosely scripted. They are all scripted and type cast.

For fun, research the fake fucks from duck dynasty.
avatar
Mentalstate
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 552
Join date : 2014-04-18

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by DroppedByADime on 2014-06-07, 00:00

My buddy sold a motor home to them in an episode. It was 99% scripted then, and that was the second season.

He said they negotiated a number with completely different people and then they walked they how the story would go.

All fake. Duh.
avatar
DroppedByADime
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 460
Join date : 2014-04-22

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by The Pantry on 2014-06-07, 00:29

Watched the show once years ago. Can't believe it's still on
avatar
The Pantry
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 8271
Join date : 2014-04-16
Location : Troy

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by MartinSpartan on 2014-06-07, 00:35

Maybe they're putting all their energy into the spinoff game show where contestants have a chance to "put their hands on Rick's junk" (that's how they're promoting it).

And Chumlee looks like he's had gastric bypass surgery.

_________________
Not that MartinSpartan
avatar
MartinSpartan
Spartiate

Posts : 10
Join date : 2014-06-05

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by Mentalstate on 2014-06-07, 00:37

It is sad that people think reality TV is real. But not surprising. Nor are the demo matches.
avatar
Mentalstate
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 552
Join date : 2014-04-18

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by xsanguine on 2014-06-07, 01:02

If it's on TV, gHost, it's scripted (and always has been).
avatar
xsanguine
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 9640
Join date : 2014-04-23
Location : Hijackin' Threads

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by LooseGoose on 2014-06-07, 09:21

Turtleneck wrote:Whenever I watched it, the entire show was overweight men.

That's what drew gHost to the show.

_________________
"A nod is as good as a wink to a blind mule"
avatar
LooseGoose
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 33584
Join date : 2014-04-18
Age : 97
Location : Up North

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by Cym Jim on 2014-06-07, 09:54

Really? I can't believe that Chumly guy isn't real.
avatar
Cym Jim
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 1529
Join date : 2014-04-17

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by NigelUno on 2014-06-07, 10:13

They took a field trip to the Hoover Dam.

Why?
avatar
NigelUno
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 19378
Join date : 2014-04-16

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by tanfan! on 2014-06-07, 10:16

NigelUno wrote:They took a field trip to the Hoover Dam.

Why?

Show is running out of ideas

_________________
Blow me Maladjusted bonars
avatar
tanfan!
Spartiate

Posts : 4559
Join date : 2014-04-16

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by Turtleneck on 2014-06-07, 10:17

NigelUno wrote:They took a field trip to the Hoover Dam.

Why?

Obama is trying to pawn it.
avatar
Turtleneck
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 23684
Join date : 2014-04-22
Location : tswill.com

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by gHost Spartan on 2014-06-07, 10:35

NigelUno wrote:They took a field trip to the Hoover Dam.

Why?

Did they? Lol it's like 30 minutes away
avatar
gHost Spartan
Ephor (Advocate)
Ephor (Advocate)

Posts : 5213
Join date : 2014-04-16
Location : ARIZONA

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by Turtleneck on 2014-06-07, 10:36

gHost Spartan wrote:

Did they? Lol it's like 30 minutes away

Does it is having a shopping mall or is it weird?
avatar
Turtleneck
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 23684
Join date : 2014-04-22
Location : tswill.com

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by NigelUno on 2014-06-07, 10:52

Tanfan! wrote:

Show is running out of ideas

It will be the new "jumped the shark".

___________ took a field trip to the Hoover Dam.

I'll try it here:

tRCMB took a field trip to the Hoover Dam.
avatar
NigelUno
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 19378
Join date : 2014-04-16

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by LooseGoose on 2014-06-07, 11:12

NigelUno wrote:tRCMB took a field trip to the Hoover Dam.

gHost took his 14' power boat across Lake Mead on a field trip to the Hoover Dam.

_________________
"A nod is as good as a wink to a blind mule"
avatar
LooseGoose
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 33584
Join date : 2014-04-18
Age : 97
Location : Up North

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by WBill on 2014-06-07, 11:37

Hardcore Pawn always showed some of the D's finest.
avatar
WBill
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 909
Join date : 2014-04-18

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by Gomer on 2014-06-07, 11:40

Like most of gHost's musings... It never was a good show.
avatar
Gomer
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 1462
Join date : 2014-04-18

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by The Pantry on 2014-06-07, 11:44

Turtleneck wrote:


Obama is trying to pawn it.
 
avatar
The Pantry
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 8271
Join date : 2014-04-16
Location : Troy

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by MSUgöat on 2014-06-07, 14:55

I have a friend who is an expert on reality television shows. Let me give him a call and have him come down and take a look at this thread.
avatar
MSUgöat
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 173
Join date : 2014-04-20
Location : The High Desert

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by Spartan Nachos on 2014-06-08, 07:59

MSUgöat wrote:I have a friend who is an expert on reality television shows. Let me give him a call and have him come down and take a look at this thread.
That's not going to happen
avatar
Spartan Nachos
Spartiate

Posts : 116
Join date : 2014-04-21

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by RBW Spartan on 2014-06-08, 09:50

Spartan Nachos wrote:
That's not going to happen

Just have to say; The Trooper is one of my all time favorite songs. Have you read World War Z?
avatar
RBW Spartan
Spartiate

Posts : 164
Join date : 2014-04-30
Location : SW Michigan

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by tGreenWay on 2014-06-08, 10:33

JEK wrote:People still watch this show?

gHost, you should go in there and make a scene and try to get on TV.

gHost seems better suited for Hardcore Pawn.
avatar
tGreenWay
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 21245
Join date : 2014-04-18
Location : East Lansing

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by LooseGoose on 2017-08-10, 10:40


_________________
"A nod is as good as a wink to a blind mule"
avatar
LooseGoose
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 33584
Join date : 2014-04-18
Age : 97
Location : Up North

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by gHost Spartan on 2017-08-10, 12:56

LooseGoose wrote:Now trolling for ratings....

Ford Bronco From O.J. Simpson Chase Will Appear on ‘Pawn Stars'
LOL.. didn't even know that show was still on the air
avatar
gHost Spartan
Ephor (Advocate)
Ephor (Advocate)

Posts : 5213
Join date : 2014-04-16
Location : ARIZONA

Back to top Go down

Re: How do you f uck up a show as simple as "Pawn Stars"

Post by GRR Spartan on 2017-08-10, 12:58

By staging everything and every customer as a random everyday traffic
avatar
GRR Spartan
Geronte
Geronte

Posts : 5926
Join date : 2014-04-25

Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum