The W
Views: 98335113
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
21.8.07 1711
The 7 - Movies & TV - Is Dave Chappelle REALLY nuts?
This thread has 13 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
(893 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (14 total)
Cerebus
Knackwurst
Level: 108

Posts: 1520/3453
EXP: 13297447
For next: 223096

Since: 17.11.02

Since last post: 22 days
Last activity: 16 hours
#1 Posted on 19.12.05 1337.41
Reposted on: 19.12.12 1340.04
This site is incredible! It's called The Chappelle Theory (chappelletheory.com) and it almost makes sense.

Maybe they thought his show was worse then what 40 years of Amos And Andy had done to the black community.

Has anyone else discovered this site yet? The Time line is pretty spot on, if you go back at think/look at it.

(edited by Cerebus on 19.12.05 1538)
Promote this thread!
TheMASKEDComputerGeek
Chourico
Level: 36

Posts: 229/262
EXP: 287899
For next: 20214

Since: 7.1.02
From: Franklin, Wisconsin

Since last post: 17 days
Last activity: 19 hours
AIM:  
#2 Posted on 19.12.05 1349.19
Reposted on: 19.12.12 1349.21
This is one of the most hilariously stupid things I've read in a long time.
Matt Tracker
Scrapple
Level: 124

Posts: 1378/4812
EXP: 21433800
For next: 402862

Since: 8.5.03
From: North Carolina

Since last post: 7 hours
Last activity: 1 hour
#3 Posted on 19.12.05 1350.11
Reposted on: 19.12.12 1351.07
I have to say I haven't seen Wayne Brady since that episode.
BigSteve
Pepperoni
Level: 64

Posts: 933/1091
EXP: 2186311
For next: 27798

Since: 23.7.04
From: Baltimore, MD

Since last post: 2778 days
Last activity: 2506 days
#4 Posted on 19.12.05 1354.48
Reposted on: 19.12.12 1356.21
    Originally posted by Matt Tracker
    I have to say I haven't seen Wayne Brady since that episode.


And didn't his show win a daytime Emmy...before being cancelled? Uh oh.

I read this a couple of days ago, and my favorite part was where Oprah got a clip of her talking to Dave Chappelle beamed directly to his TV. That must have taken a lot of money to pull that one off.

As much as I'd love to believe that Dave Chappelle was driven over the edge by a group of influential black people calling themselves the Dark Crusaders, I still have to think that Dave just cracked because he couldn't handle the pressure of people yelling "I'm Rick James, bitch" at him all the time. Not as fun a theory, but slightly more plausible.
SKLOKAZOID
Bratwurst
Level: 74

Posts: 885/1419
EXP: 3600546
For next: 53015

Since: 20.3.02
From: California

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 2 hours
AIM:  
#5 Posted on 19.12.05 1423.17
Reposted on: 19.12.12 1423.32
The Oprah part is hilarious. I thought it was crazy when George Lucas got a hold of Oprah to let him know that he was unhappy with the Star Wars parody, but then it escalates into new levels of crazy.

I also like how diners sitting in the area were able to tell what Farakkhan whispiered into Chappelle's ear when he threatened to kill his father.

This would make a great movie.
Jaguar
Knackwurst
Level: 107

Posts: 3191/3273
EXP: 12690178
For next: 401175

Since: 23.1.02
From: Phoenix, AZ

Since last post: 136 days
Last activity: 136 days
#6 Posted on 19.12.05 1423.42
Reposted on: 19.12.12 1423.47
Just the thought of all that was creepy enough to have me looking over my shoulder while reading it. That's a pretty twisted picture they paint.



Added: Wayne Brady all but disappears and suddenly Mario Cantone is all over the place!

(edited by Jaguar on 19.12.05 1434)
Cerebus
Knackwurst
Level: 108

Posts: 1521/3453
EXP: 13297447
For next: 223096

Since: 17.11.02

Since last post: 22 days
Last activity: 16 hours
#7 Posted on 19.12.05 1536.18
Reposted on: 19.12.12 1537.08
    Originally posted by BigSteve
    I read this a couple of days ago, and my favorite part was where Oprah got a clip of her talking to Dave Chappelle beamed directly to his TV. That must have taken a lot of money to pull that one off.


She can afford to have it done, I think.

I'm just saying... it kinda makes you wonder, doesn't it?
Roy.
Pepperoni
Level: 63

Posts: 870/1040
EXP: 2075594
For next: 21569

Since: 25.2.04
From: Keystone State

Since last post: 2295 days
Last activity: 764 days
#8 Posted on 19.12.05 1709.18
Reposted on: 19.12.12 1709.32
    Originally posted by Cerebus
      Originally posted by BigSteve
      I read this a couple of days ago, and my favorite part was where Oprah got a clip of her talking to Dave Chappelle beamed directly to his TV. That must have taken a lot of money to pull that one off.


    She can afford to have it done, I think.

    I'm just saying... it kinda makes you wonder, doesn't it?


I'm just wondering: CAN it be done in the way they described? They used Oprah's "local affiliate" and the founder of BET? It just doesn't make sense.

I don't doubt that Chappelle got a few people mad because of his portrayal of race relations, but it's about the most unbelievable theory there is.
tarnish
Frankfurter
Level: 60

Posts: 589/859
EXP: 1702386
For next: 70402

Since: 13.2.02
From: Back in the Heart of Hali

Since last post: 438 days
Last activity: 4 days
AIM:  
Y!:
#9 Posted on 19.12.05 1959.00
Reposted on: 19.12.12 1959.01

My money's on viral marketing...
J. Kyle
Boudin blanc
Level: 93

Posts: 1444/2389
EXP: 7888603
For next: 164237

Since: 21.2.02
From: The Land of Aloha

Since last post: 19 days
Last activity: 8 days
AIM:  
Y!:
#10 Posted on 20.12.05 0440.02
Reposted on: 20.12.12 0440.03
Too bad they can't viral marekt Dave's ass back to work.
AWArulz
Knackwurst
Level: 108

Posts: 1454/3353
EXP: 13151239
For next: 369304

Since: 28.1.02
From: Louisville, KY

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 11 hours
AIM:  
Y!:
#11 Posted on 20.12.05 0946.46
Reposted on: 20.12.12 0948.48
    Originally posted by SKLOKAZOID
    The Oprah part is hilarious. I thought it was crazy when George Lucas got a hold of Oprah to let him know that he was unhappy with the Star Wars parody, but then it escalates into new levels of crazy.

    I also like how diners sitting in the area were able to tell what Farakkhan whispiered into Chappelle's ear when he threatened to kill his father.

    This would make a great movie.


Kind of a "Confessions of a Dangerous Minds" meets "A Beautiful Mind"
JayJayDean
Scrapple
Level: 125

Posts: 2457/4718
EXP: 22013598
For next: 440629

Since: 2.1.02
From: Seattle, WA

Since last post: 7 days
Last activity: 1 hour
AIM:  
Y!:
#12 Posted on 20.12.05 1048.57
Reposted on: 20.12.12 1049.12
I'll believe Bob Johnson is involved with the Dark Crusaders when Aaron McGruder wakes up with a horse's head in his bed. Maybe.
AWArulz
Knackwurst
Level: 108

Posts: 1455/3353
EXP: 13151239
For next: 369304

Since: 28.1.02
From: Louisville, KY

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 11 hours
AIM:  
Y!:
#13 Posted on 20.12.05 1140.23
Reposted on: 20.12.12 1140.48
    Originally posted by JayJayDean
    I'll believe Bob Johnson is involved with the Dark Crusaders when Aaron McGruder wakes up with a horse's head in his bed. Maybe.


Tom Joyner too - didn't Joyner kind of take Johnson's money and go to another home a long time back? And now Joyner (Who I loved to listen to back in the day) is on TV1 (is that a Johnson enterprise too?)

What I can't see are Bill Cosby and Farrakhan working together.
The Vile1
Lap cheong
Level: 80

Posts: 1248/1694
EXP: 4608418
For next: 174571

Since: 4.9.02
From: California

Since last post: 1950 days
Last activity: 1681 days
#14 Posted on 24.12.05 1708.41
Reposted on: 24.12.12 1710.09
This was a great and interesting read though I'm not quite sure what to make of it. I can definitely buy Farrakhan doing something twisted like that though.

One theory though is that Chappelle saw that he had basically reached his peak and was about to deflate, maybe he just got too popular and felt it was time to stop.
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: DOG the Bounty Hunter
Next thread: The Chronicles Of Narnia
Previous thread: King Kong
(893 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Related threads: Chappelle's Show Lives! (sorta) - Chapelle's show over - according to Murphy - "Chappelle Show" production suspended - More...
The 7 - Movies & TV - Is Dave Chappelle REALLY nuts?Register and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.201 seconds.