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Do You Own a Recliner?

I love this scene in Failure to Launch where Matthew McConaughey's parents are trying out recliners (La-Z-Boys, Barcaloungers, what-have-you). It's so American of them: the epitome of both bachelor pads and retirement homes. In most cases, they're an eyesore, but I've seen some nicely upholstered ones that are A-OK in my book. They're oh-so comfortable; I definitely see the attraction.Source

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aimeeb aimeeb 8 years
Yep-both ends of my couch have recliners.
talrocks talrocks 8 years
RoaringSilence RoaringSilence 8 years
Parts of my couch are recliners. Does that count?
Carrie14884290 Carrie14884290 8 years
I'm not opposed to them, but I don't think it would ever occur to me to buy one. I don't have the space right now, anyway. :)
Zivanod Zivanod 8 years
When I move into a house with a basement, I look forward to adding a la-z-boy.
Ellenora Ellenora 8 years
Yes, we have a La-Z-Boy. It's a rocking chair that can recline. It's incredibly comfortable.
GlowingMoon GlowingMoon 8 years
No. I don't think I ever will.
kimmieb124 kimmieb124 8 years
I love the recliner in our family room (not in our formal living room). My husband is always sitting there when we are both home, but as soon as vacates his seat, I take it. It's so comfortable!
littlekaren littlekaren 8 years
I have a nice antiqued leather recliner that is part of our living room set.
glynislily glynislily 8 years
We moved on to push backs that look like old wingback chairs.
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