Message Board Basketball Forum - InsideHoops

Go Back   Message Board Basketball Forum - InsideHoops > InsideHoops Main Basketball Forums > Off the Court Lounge

Off the Court Lounge Basketball fans talk about everything EXCEPT basketball here

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 08-29-2014, 02:00 PM   #1
Nowitness
High School JV MVP
 
Nowitness's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: Acropolis
Posts: 664
Nowitness is a pretty well-respected posterNowitness is a pretty well-respected posterNowitness is a pretty well-respected poster
Default Sopranos vs Breaking Bad

which one you got and why?
Nowitness is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-29-2014, 02:09 PM   #2
christian1923
Y'all ni**** trippin
 
christian1923's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 3,693
christian1923 has not been impressing people
Default Re: Sopranos vs Breaking Bad

Quote:
Originally Posted by Nowitness
which one you got and why?
Breaking bad cause I haven't seen most of the sopranos
christian1923 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-29-2014, 02:11 PM   #3
KingBeasley08
World's Finest
 
KingBeasley08's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: State College
Posts: 6,674
KingBeasley08 is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableKingBeasley08 is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableKingBeasley08 is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableKingBeasley08 is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableKingBeasley08 is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableKingBeasley08 is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableKingBeasley08 is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableKingBeasley08 is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableKingBeasley08 is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableKingBeasley08 is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableKingBeasley08 is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginable
Default Re: Sopranos vs Breaking Bad

love em both but I give it to Sopranos just because it has much better characterized characters. BB has an awesome plot that's pure pulp but only Walt (and Jessie to an extent) are fully developed characters.
KingBeasley08 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-29-2014, 02:20 PM   #4
casual_fan
I hit open layups
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 165
casual_fan has no real reputation yet.
Default Re: Sopranos vs Breaking Bad

Sopranos had a bigger influence and therefore critics will rate it higher.

But i got too annoyed with certain plots like the " tony is in a coma " mess or episodes about carmella taking a vacation.
Donīt even get me started on the ending
Nonetheless: at the time it was the best thing i have ever seen on tv.

Breaking Bad had it flaws too ( hi junior ) but they got a clearer vision where they wanted to go with the show.

So even it got a little too crazy sometimes, my vote goes to Breaking Bad.
casual_fan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-29-2014, 02:28 PM   #5
robert de niro
Two-Time Oscar MVP
 
robert de niro's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Posts: 981
robert de niro is a pretty well-respected posterrobert de niro is a pretty well-respected posterrobert de niro is a pretty well-respected poster
Default Re: Sopranos vs Breaking Bad

breaking bad
robert de niro is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-29-2014, 02:30 PM   #6
Thorpesaurous
NBA rookie of the year
 
Thorpesaurous's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 6,352
Thorpesaurous is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableThorpesaurous is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableThorpesaurous is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableThorpesaurous is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableThorpesaurous is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableThorpesaurous is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableThorpesaurous is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableThorpesaurous is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableThorpesaurous is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableThorpesaurous is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableThorpesaurous is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginable
Default Re: Sopranos vs Breaking Bad

Quote:
Originally Posted by KingBeasley08
love em both but I give it to Sopranos just because it has much better characterized characters. BB has an awesome plot that's pure pulp but only Walt (and Jessie to an extent) are fully developed characters.


This. Even the world itself, beyond the characters, is more fully developed.

Breaking Bad is almost entirely plot driven, while being pushed to another level by a truely masterful single performance. I'm curious to see how it will hold to re-watching.
Thorpesaurous is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-29-2014, 02:31 PM   #7
TheMan
MJ GOAT, U MAD?
 
TheMan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Chitown
Posts: 6,237
TheMan is popular on this boardTheMan is popular on this boardTheMan is popular on this boardTheMan is popular on this boardTheMan is popular on this board
Default Re: Sopranos vs Breaking Bad

Picking between the Sopranos and Breaking Bad is like picking between MJ or KAJ as GOAT, both have their arguments...
TheMan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-29-2014, 02:32 PM   #8
TylerOO
Back in Cleveland!
 
TylerOO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: NJ
Posts: 7,039
TylerOO has decent reputationTylerOO has decent reputation
Default Re: Sopranos vs Breaking Bad

Sopranos. I felt like I knew the characters like family after watching it. So sad to see it end.
TylerOO is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 08-29-2014, 03:19 PM   #9
ZeN
RichardRiderLives
 
ZeN's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Nova Corps.
Posts: 25,264
ZeN is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableZeN is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableZeN is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableZeN is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableZeN is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableZeN is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableZeN is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableZeN is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableZeN is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableZeN is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableZeN is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginable
Default Re: Sopranos vs Breaking Bad

The Sopranos Is the better show but Breaking Bad is fun and entertaining in a way that Sopranos was never meant to be.

I wish I would have seen The Sopranos one episode per week. Instead I binge watched it within a month and by the end I was getting very burned out on it. The latter seasons dragged a bit and felt like just moreof the same. Thats more of my issue than the shows fault.

Everything that television is today has in one way or another been modeled on The Sopranos. So it's difficult to put other show above it. Same goes for The Wire.
ZeN is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-29-2014, 05:13 PM   #10
Qwyjibo
Yankee.Hotel.Foxtrot
 
Qwyjibo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Canada
Posts: 12,444
Qwyjibo is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterQwyjibo is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterQwyjibo is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterQwyjibo is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterQwyjibo is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterQwyjibo is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterQwyjibo is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterQwyjibo is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterQwyjibo is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterQwyjibo is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterQwyjibo is considered a brilliant InsideHoops poster
Default Re: Sopranos vs Breaking Bad

Quote:
Originally Posted by TheMan
Picking between the Sopranos and Breaking Bad is like picking between MJ or KAJ as GOAT, both have their arguments...
More like KAJ and some other top 5 player.

The Wire = MJ
Qwyjibo is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 08-29-2014, 05:19 PM   #11
TheReal Kendall
Love Live Life
 
TheReal Kendall's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: Roll Tide Roll
Posts: 6,622
TheReal Kendall has a bad reputationTheReal Kendall has a bad reputationTheReal Kendall has a bad reputation
Default Re: Sopranos vs Breaking Bad

The Wire >>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Breaking Bad >>> Sapranos
TheReal Kendall is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-29-2014, 05:19 PM   #12
dazzer87
Great college starter
 
dazzer87's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: South Pasadena
Posts: 3,599
dazzer87 is starting to rub some people the wrong way
Default Re: Sopranos vs Breaking Bad

Comparing Breaking Bad to The Sopranos???????????
dazzer87 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-29-2014, 05:28 PM   #13
Raymone
The Chosen King
 
Raymone's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Posts: 1,295
Raymone has no real reputation yet.
Default Re: Sopranos vs Breaking Bad

1. The Sopranos: Won 5 Golden Globes (23 nominations) and 21 Emmys (111 nominations).

2. Breaking Bad: Won 2 Golden Globes (7 nominations) and 16 Emmys (49 nominations).

...

7. The Wire: Won 0 Golden Globes (0 nominations) and 0 Emmys (2 nominations).
Raymone is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-29-2014, 05:30 PM   #14
Raymone
The Chosen King
 
Raymone's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Posts: 1,295
Raymone has no real reputation yet.
Default Re: Sopranos vs Breaking Bad

Quote:
Originally Posted by dazzer87
Comparing Breaking Bad to The Sopranos???????????

BB is definitely not on Sopranos level, but it's not as laughable as comparing The Wire to the two.
Raymone is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-29-2014, 05:31 PM   #15
Orlando Magic
National High School Star
 
Orlando Magic's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 2,393
Orlando Magic is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterOrlando Magic is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterOrlando Magic is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterOrlando Magic is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterOrlando Magic is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterOrlando Magic is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterOrlando Magic is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterOrlando Magic is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterOrlando Magic is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterOrlando Magic is considered a brilliant InsideHoops poster
Default Re: Sopranos vs Breaking Bad

Well Tony Soprano was the first big antihero on tv, and Walter White probably wouldn't exist without him... so the Sopranos.

BTW The Sopranos was just a better show period.
Orlando Magic is offline   Reply With Quote
This NBA Basketball News Website Sponsored by:
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:05 AM.




NBA Basketball Forum Key Links:
InsideHoops Home
NBA Rumors
Basketball Blog
NBA Daily Recaps
NBA Videos
Fantasy Basketball
NBA Mock Draft
NBA Free Agents
All-Star Weekend
---
High School Basketball
Streetball
---
InsideHoops Twitter
Search Our Site















Powered by vBulletin Version 3.5.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. Terms of Use/Service | Privacy Policy