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Sticky: How Best to Contact an Admin for Help Kyriel 69395 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 80410 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 76821 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 783 15 Fri, 1:28pm Jump to last post in thread (by Solicitr)

  Expand entire thread The Clerk's Forgotten Tale: Tolkien's Lost Chaucer Morthoron 503 3 Thu, 1:54am Jump to last post in thread (by N.E. Brigand)

  Expand entire thread Did anyone fathom the Isengard connection Hamfast Gamgee 1197 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 1585 21 Oct 4, 11:34pm Jump to last post in thread (by squire)

  Expand entire thread **Party Game: Last Lines dernwyn 1141 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 3027 33 Oct 1, 1:59pm Jump to last post in thread (by Otaku-sempai)

  Expand entire thread Gwindor’s Escape: Genuine or Staged? ange1e4e5 1103 1 Sep 22, 10:08pm Jump to last post in thread (by Hamfast Gamgee)

  Expand entire thread Environment conflict in the Silmarillion Hamfast Gamgee 1850 5 Oct 1, 8:12pm Jump to last post in thread (by InTheChair)

  Expand entire thread Heres a little thought I had Hamfast Gamgee 3496 15 Sep 11, 2:28am Jump to last post in thread (by SirDennisC)

  Expand entire thread Did elves repeat names? Cirashala 2695 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. 6002 44 Sep 19, 9:56pm Jump to last post in thread (by dernwyn)

  Expand entire thread We need to talk about Gandalf Hamfast Gamgee 5030 28 Sep 25, 9:09pm Jump to last post in thread (by InTheChair)

  Expand entire thread Saruman, Ring- Maker elevorn 4033 41 Oct 10, 6:23pm Jump to last post in thread (by squire)

  Collapse Some thoughts about Aragorn and leadership noWizardme 5441 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 5194 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 5175 3 Jun 9, 9:55pm
               Collapse yes and no noWizardme 5067 1 Jun 10, 2:16pm
                 'bananas make poor baseball bats' --now you tell me! // CuriousG 5039 0 Jun 10, 5:22pm
               "And are 'Leaders' the same as 'Heroes' (legendary solo warriors)?" Solicitr 2429 0 Jul 5, 2:31pm
           Collapse Off the top of my head, and with varying degrees of leadership/arrogance/womanizing... Dunadan of North Arnor 5147 5 Jun 10, 3:40am
               That's a good list, thanks.// noWizardme 5068 0 Jun 10, 12:54pm
               Collapse Jim Kirk was the first to come to my mind when I thought outside Tolkien. CuriousG 5078 3 Jun 10, 1:28pm
                 James T Kirk - the original hero with a KAAAAHN!!-do attitude // noWizardme 5055 0 Jun 10, 3:46pm
                   Collapse Which Solicitr 5033 1 Jun 10, 8:01pm
                       Sisko gets high marks for humility and quiet competence. // CuriousG 5022 0 Jun 10, 8:09pm
     Ah, the colonoscopy doc strikes again CuriousG 5178 0 Jun 9, 9:03pm
       Collapse Aragorn vs Feanor? CuriousG 5173 2 Jun 9, 9:37pm
           Collapse "great leaders are actually pretty boring people" noWizardme 5065 1 Jun 10, 3:43pm
               Are you calling Aragorn boring?? CuriousG 5047 0 Jun 10, 5:32pm
       Collapse Wiz, i think your link is broken sparrowruth 5009 1 Jun 10, 11:33pm
           Expression of War Experience CMackintosh 4857 0 Jun 12, 10:26am
       Collapse Aragorn v Turin Hamfast Gamgee 4518 13 Jun 16, 9:53am
           Collapse That’s a good comparison! noWizardme 4412 12 Jun 17, 8:47am
               Collapse Another go at that last bit.... noWizardme 4385 1 Jun 17, 2:14pm
                   Aragorn’s fate hanne 4373 0 Jun 17, 5:24pm
               Collapse A good character study Dunadan of North Arnor 4107 9 Jun 18, 1:06pm
                   Collapse So would that be like switching Macbeth and Hamlet? noWizardme 3158 7 Jun 19, 5:22pm
                       Collapse However, Solicitr 3112 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 3108 3 Jun 20, 1:33am
                               Collapse Hurin No One in Particular 3429 2 Jun 22, 12:49am
                                   Collapse That "one Elf whose name I have forgotten" had several names. N.E. Brigand 3144 1 Jun 25, 2:03am
                                       Orgof - Orgol CMackintosh 2985 0 Jun 30, 9:47am
                       Collapse That “Shakespeare exercise” is interesting but Dunadan of North Arnor 3573 1 Jun 20, 12:35pm
                           "Pinky, are you pondering what I'm pondering?" noWizardme 3543 0 Jun 20, 7:03pm
                   Maybe one difference was Hamfast Gamgee 3053 0 Jul 15, 10:23am
       Collapse Oh yay, an academic’s view of leadership Omnigeek 2663 28 Jul 3, 10:36pm
           Not really CuriousG 2638 0 Jul 4, 3:35am
           Collapse Are commanders always leaders? squire 2599 25 Jul 4, 1:15pm
               Collapse Yes, by definition Omnigeek 2533 22 Jul 5, 12:21am
                   Collapse And yes, but... squire 2523 4 Jul 5, 1:14am
                       Collapse As I said, the effectiveness of leadership can be debated Omnigeek 2524 3 Jul 5, 1:42am
                           That makes sense. Thanks! // squire 2510 0 Jul 5, 1:49am
                           I think we have a straw man to retire noWizardme 2469 0 Jul 5, 9:05am
                           "confident and charismatic despite being incompetent and lacking integrity" - Sounds like Saruman to me.// noWizardme 2397 0 Jul 5, 4:48pm
                   Collapse leadership — the ability to get others to do the tasks desired/needed noWizardme 2397 16 Jul 5, 5:45pm
                       Collapse Aragorn does seem to have the Midas touch CuriousG 2386 15 Jul 5, 7:40pm
                           Collapse Aragorn's palantir gamble - why does it work? noWizardme 2290 14 Jul 6, 9:48am
                               Collapse OMG, a footnote. How academic of you. :) CuriousG 2238 12 Jul 6, 3:51pm
                                   Collapse Addictive palantirs noWizardme 2084 4 Jul 7, 11:40am
                                       Collapse Olorin, or Oh! Lore in the First Age? squire 2071 1 Jul 7, 1:37pm
                                           Or: 'O lore, in which we don't always find simple answers?' noWizardme 3949 0 Jul 8, 12:38pm
                                       Collapse A bit more on palantiri CuriousG 4013 1 Jul 7, 9:43pm
                                           That's a lovely find! // noWizardme 3945 0 Jul 8, 12:39pm
                                   Collapse Proud words at Edoras noWizardme 2077 6 Jul 7, 12:36pm
                                       That one works CuriousG 4048 0 Jul 7, 2:16pm
                                       Expand Ooh, Solicitr 3723 4 Jul 24, 12:37am
                               Aragorn using palantirs Omnigeek 2166 0 Jul 7, 1:35am
               Collapse Commanders, Leaders and Heroes Roverandom 3367 1 Jul 12, 8:48pm
                   Leaders, Heroes, and Sidekicks Hasuwandil 3350 0 Jul 12, 11:19pm
           Yes Solicitr 2590 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 2657 0 Jul 3, 11:42pm
       Collapse Aragorn and bree Hamfast Gamgee 2504 4 Jul 20, 10:33pm
           Collapse I'm sure that Aragorn wouldn't have been the only Ranger to visit Bree. Otaku-sempai 2504 3 Jul 21, 12:10am
               Rangers, by their very nature, range... Morthoron 2312 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 2135 1 Jul 25, 8:57am
                   Even so... Otaku-sempai 2133 0 Jul 25, 1:39pm

Expand entire thread How do you think Tolkien's war experiences *really* affected his writing? noWizardme 6836 28 May 30, 8:20am Jump to last post in thread (by CMackintosh)
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