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Postby green union terrace chair » Tue Jan 31, 2006 3:54 pm

our nations "boarders"
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Postby AmyW » Tue Jan 31, 2006 7:26 pm

green union terrace chair wrote:our nations "boarders"


What's wrong with them?? They need to live somewhere.
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Postby Violet_Skye » Tue Jan 31, 2006 8:20 pm

lonesomejohnny wrote:
Marvell wrote:
lonesomejohnny wrote:And what's with this snarky shit? I think like 4 or 5 people here are contagious with the phrase "Snarky". Which I have never heard until today.


So everyone should refrain from using words you haven't heard of before?

Maybe you could post all the words you don't know so that we can refrain from using them.

Damn - I give good snark...


Allow me to serve you a little dish of my own snark:

I got a couple words you could clarify for me: "Eat Me" :wink: (Yeah, Violet, Some of that's for you!)

It's officially "Fuck You Tuesday".


I'm beginning to understand the reason you're lonesome, Johnny... LOL! :D heh. snark snark.
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Postby Cogitator » Thu Feb 02, 2006 2:47 pm

cute hat wrote:I'm pro-pussy.


I'm pro-panty hampster.
Goodta meetcha.
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Postby jjoyce » Tue Feb 14, 2006 2:42 pm

When people write, "I agree with you, isn't that scary?!?!"
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Postby massimo » Tue Feb 14, 2006 3:17 pm

jjoyce wrote:When people write, "I agree with you, isn't that scary?!?!"

Too true. Hold me.
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Postby green union terrace chair » Thu Feb 16, 2006 11:17 am

massimo wrote:
jjoyce wrote:When people write, "I agree with you, isn't that scary?!?!"

Too true. Hold me.

Tell me about the rabbits, George.
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Loathsome TDPF mannerisms...

Postby briwrites » Thu Feb 16, 2006 9:58 pm

Once in a while, there's nothing more fun to read than a thread that's completely disintegrated into dust, i.e. the fat bashing one. HA!

But only once in a while. The forum has a couple too many class clowns.
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Postby christopher_robin » Fri Feb 24, 2006 4:26 pm

Using the phrase "nanny-state."

Even if it's true.
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Postby christopher_robin » Tue Mar 21, 2006 2:15 pm

- The phrase "and their ilk"

- Vague, unsupportable anecdotes as "refutation"

- Ignoring requests for specifics, yet continuing to post
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Postby snoqueen » Tue Mar 21, 2006 2:40 pm

What's the matter with "and their ilk?" I kinda like "ilk." It's right up there with "pelf."
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Postby jjoyce » Tue Mar 21, 2006 2:41 pm

What about "whilst"? There's no excuse for that one.

Same goes for "me thinks".
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Archaisms I could get behind

Postby Marvell » Tue Mar 21, 2006 2:46 pm

jjoyce wrote:What about "whilst"? There's no excuse for that one.

Same goes for "me thinks".


On the other hand - I'd love it if, just one time, someone said, "Aroint thee, knave!"

I would accept 'zounds!' as well.
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Postby Chuck_Schick » Tue Mar 21, 2006 2:52 pm

"Ilk" is perfectly acceptable, and I'll defend "whilst" as well, but then we English majors tend to harbor a soft spot for the archaic.

I've been guilty of "methinks" too, but only when quoting The Bard, which, I think, is fair game.
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Postby jjoyce » Tue Mar 21, 2006 2:54 pm

Chuck_Schick wrote:we English majors tend to harbor a soft spot for the archaic.


Is that geek talk for "I've suffered a few wedgies in my day"?
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