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Sticky: How Best to Contact an Admin for Help Kyriel 69327 0 Mar 31 2009, 10:44pm Jump to last post in thread (by Kyriel)

  Expand entire thread Sticky: General notice re book discussions and the use of copyrighted materials Ataahua 80338 1 Jun 20 2007, 12:34pm Jump to last post in thread (by Wynnie)

  Sticky: Thread Locked Welcome to the Reading Room (-->Including links to old RR discussions!) Altaira 76751 0 Dec 28 2006, 3:11am Jump to last post in thread (by Altaira)

  Expand entire thread "He did off the star of the north kingdom and gave it into the keeping of the sons of Elrond" uncle Iorlas 467 14 6:48pm Jump to last post in thread (by squire)

  Expand entire thread The Clerk's Forgotten Tale: Tolkien's Lost Chaucer Morthoron 429 3 1:54am Jump to last post in thread (by N.E. Brigand)

  Expand entire thread Did anyone fathom the Isengard connection Hamfast Gamgee 1070 17 Oct 10, 3:26pm Jump to last post in thread (by uncle Iorlas)

  Expand entire thread The question of race in Beowulf [and Tolkien's scholarship thereof] kzer_za 1447 21 Oct 4, 11:34pm Jump to last post in thread (by squire)

  Expand entire thread **Party Game: Last Lines dernwyn 1060 7 Oct 1, 8:06am Jump to last post in thread (by Hamfast Gamgee)

  Expand entire thread Did Sauron have the One Ring while in Numenor? ange1e4e5 2804 33 Oct 1, 1:59pm Jump to last post in thread (by Otaku-sempai)

  Expand entire thread Gwindor’s Escape: Genuine or Staged? ange1e4e5 1046 1 Sep 22, 10:08pm Jump to last post in thread (by Hamfast Gamgee)

  Expand entire thread Environment conflict in the Silmarillion Hamfast Gamgee 1773 5 Oct 1, 8:12pm Jump to last post in thread (by InTheChair)

  Expand entire thread Heres a little thought I had Hamfast Gamgee 3384 15 Sep 11, 2:28am Jump to last post in thread (by SirDennisC)

  Expand entire thread Did elves repeat names? Cirashala 2589 15 Sep 22, 6:09pm Jump to last post in thread (by Elthir)

  Expand entire thread Eagle plothole revisited ... and an invitation to have fun with it! :D Mari D. 5759 44 Sep 19, 9:56pm Jump to last post in thread (by dernwyn)

  Expand entire thread We need to talk about Gandalf Hamfast Gamgee 4848 28 Sep 25, 9:09pm Jump to last post in thread (by InTheChair)

  Expand entire thread Saruman, Ring- Maker elevorn 3763 41 Oct 10, 6:23pm Jump to last post in thread (by squire)

  Collapse Some thoughts about Aragorn and leadership noWizardme 5312 66 Jun 9, 4:27pm Jump to last post in thread (by Otaku-sempai)
       Collapse It's an interesting idea. Could we review some examples? squire 5065 10 Jun 9, 8:04pm
           Collapse And are 'Leaders' (as per the TED talk: politicians and business managers) the same as 'Heroes' (legendary solo warriors)? squire 5046 3 Jun 9, 9:55pm
               Collapse yes and no noWizardme 4938 1 Jun 10, 2:16pm
                 'bananas make poor baseball bats' --now you tell me! // CuriousG 4910 0 Jun 10, 5:22pm
               "And are 'Leaders' the same as 'Heroes' (legendary solo warriors)?" Solicitr 2340 0 Jul 5, 2:31pm
           Collapse Off the top of my head, and with varying degrees of leadership/arrogance/womanizing... Dunadan of North Arnor 5018 5 Jun 10, 3:40am
               That's a good list, thanks.// noWizardme 4939 0 Jun 10, 12:54pm
               Collapse Jim Kirk was the first to come to my mind when I thought outside Tolkien. CuriousG 4949 3 Jun 10, 1:28pm
                 James T Kirk - the original hero with a KAAAAHN!!-do attitude // noWizardme 4926 0 Jun 10, 3:46pm
                   Collapse Which Solicitr 4904 1 Jun 10, 8:01pm
                       Sisko gets high marks for humility and quiet competence. // CuriousG 4893 0 Jun 10, 8:09pm
     Ah, the colonoscopy doc strikes again CuriousG 5049 0 Jun 9, 9:03pm
       Collapse Aragorn vs Feanor? CuriousG 5044 2 Jun 9, 9:37pm
           Collapse "great leaders are actually pretty boring people" noWizardme 4936 1 Jun 10, 3:43pm
               Are you calling Aragorn boring?? CuriousG 4918 0 Jun 10, 5:32pm
       Collapse Wiz, i think your link is broken sparrowruth 4880 1 Jun 10, 11:33pm
           Expression of War Experience CMackintosh 4728 0 Jun 12, 10:26am
       Collapse Aragorn v Turin Hamfast Gamgee 4389 13 Jun 16, 9:53am
           Collapse That’s a good comparison! noWizardme 4283 12 Jun 17, 8:47am
               Collapse Another go at that last bit.... noWizardme 4256 1 Jun 17, 2:14pm
                   Aragorn’s fate hanne 4244 0 Jun 17, 5:24pm
               Collapse A good character study Dunadan of North Arnor 3978 9 Jun 18, 1:06pm
                   Collapse So would that be like switching Macbeth and Hamlet? noWizardme 3029 7 Jun 19, 5:22pm
                       Collapse However, Solicitr 2983 4 Jun 20, 12:30am
                           Collapse I don't agree with the interpretation that Turin was just a helpless victim of the curse kzer_za 2979 3 Jun 20, 1:33am
                               Collapse Hurin No One in Particular 3340 2 Jun 22, 12:49am
                                   Collapse That "one Elf whose name I have forgotten" had several names. N.E. Brigand 3055 1 Jun 25, 2:03am
                                       Orgof - Orgol CMackintosh 2896 0 Jun 30, 9:47am
                       Collapse That “Shakespeare exercise” is interesting but Dunadan of North Arnor 3484 1 Jun 20, 12:35pm
                           "Pinky, are you pondering what I'm pondering?" noWizardme 3454 0 Jun 20, 7:03pm
                   Maybe one difference was Hamfast Gamgee 2957 0 Jul 15, 10:23am
       Collapse Oh yay, an academic’s view of leadership Omnigeek 2574 28 Jul 3, 10:36pm
           Not really CuriousG 2549 0 Jul 4, 3:35am
           Collapse Are commanders always leaders? squire 2510 25 Jul 4, 1:15pm
               Collapse Yes, by definition Omnigeek 2444 22 Jul 5, 12:21am
                   Collapse And yes, but... squire 2434 4 Jul 5, 1:14am
                       Collapse As I said, the effectiveness of leadership can be debated Omnigeek 2435 3 Jul 5, 1:42am
                           That makes sense. Thanks! // squire 2421 0 Jul 5, 1:49am
                           I think we have a straw man to retire noWizardme 2380 0 Jul 5, 9:05am
                           "confident and charismatic despite being incompetent and lacking integrity" - Sounds like Saruman to me.// noWizardme 2308 0 Jul 5, 4:48pm
                   Collapse leadership — the ability to get others to do the tasks desired/needed noWizardme 2308 16 Jul 5, 5:45pm
                       Collapse Aragorn does seem to have the Midas touch CuriousG 2297 15 Jul 5, 7:40pm
                           Expand Aragorn's palantir gamble - why does it work? noWizardme 2201 14 Jul 24, 12:37am
               Collapse Commanders, Leaders and Heroes Roverandom 3271 1 Jul 12, 8:48pm
                   Leaders, Heroes, and Sidekicks Hasuwandil 3254 0 Jul 12, 11:19pm
           Yes Solicitr 2501 0 Jul 4, 2:31pm
       "Nothing is so good for the morale of the troops as occasionally to see a dead general." N.E. Brigand 2568 0 Jul 3, 11:42pm
       Collapse Aragorn and bree Hamfast Gamgee 2408 4 Jul 20, 10:33pm
           Collapse I'm sure that Aragorn wouldn't have been the only Ranger to visit Bree. Otaku-sempai 2408 3 Jul 21, 12:10am
               Rangers, by their very nature, range... Morthoron 2216 0 Jul 22, 7:18pm
               Collapse I think that the Rangers must have been quite stretched at the time of the War of the Ring Hamfast Gamgee 2039 1 Jul 25, 8:57am
                   Even so... Otaku-sempai 2037 0 Jul 25, 1:39pm

Expand entire thread How do you think Tolkien's war experiences *really* affected his writing? noWizardme 6671 28 May 30, 8:20am Jump to last post in thread (by CMackintosh)
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