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Re: OCnet Quotable Quotes
« Reply #540 on: November 12, 2013, 07:51:32 AM »
Through our good example and faith, we can pray that the next time Mike tries an alcoholic drink, that it will taste like vomit.

Amazing.

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« Reply #541 on: November 12, 2013, 08:15:01 AM »
Through our good example and faith, we can pray that the next time Mike tries an alcoholic drink, that it will taste like vomit.

Amazing.

I'm having a beer to my brunch at the moment. Don't you dare!

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« Reply #542 on: November 12, 2013, 08:15:11 AM »
Through our good example and faith, we can pray that the next time Mike tries an alcoholic drink, that it will taste like vomit.

Amazing.
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« Reply #543 on: November 12, 2013, 08:22:14 AM »
Through our good example and faith, we can pray that the next time Mike tries an alcoholic drink, that it will taste like vomit.

Amazing.

I'm having a beer to my brunch at the moment. Don't you dare!

I'm busily penning an Akathist for Turning Polish Beer into Puke; I hope to have it approved by the Holy Synod by the end of the week.

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Re: OCnet Quotable Quotes
« Reply #544 on: November 12, 2013, 08:25:19 AM »
Through our good example and faith, we can pray that the next time Mike tries an alcoholic drink, that it will taste like vomit.

Amazing.

I'm having a beer to my brunch at the moment. Don't you dare!

I'm busily penning an Akathist for Turning Polish Beer into Puke; I hope to have it approved by the Holy Synod by the end of the week.

I've heard about one women knowing an archimandrite from Ukraine serving molebens for ****** life for someone. I suppose it's from same euchologion.

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« Reply #545 on: November 12, 2013, 08:34:39 AM »
I suppose it's from same euchologion.

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« Reply #546 on: November 12, 2013, 01:21:52 PM »
Now imagine if Maria had been delegated to handle the emergency situation at Cana.

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Re: OCnet Quotable Quotes
« Reply #547 on: November 12, 2013, 05:10:29 PM »

OMG Carmen Electra is on Ellen!

Carmen Who? The only Carmen I know sang about Habanero Peppers in a Bizet opera.

«L'amour est un piment très fort, que nul ne peut jamais éteindre »
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« Reply #548 on: November 12, 2013, 09:17:13 PM »

OMG Carmen Electra is on Ellen!

Carmen Who? The only Carmen I know sang about Habanero Peppers in a Bizet opera.

«L'amour est un piment très fort, que nul ne peut jamais éteindre »

Probably one of the few wildly popular pieces of music of all time that I've yet found myself tired of hearing, even if in a car ad.
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« Reply #549 on: November 12, 2013, 09:19:45 PM »

OMG Carmen Electra is on Ellen!

Carmen Who? The only Carmen I know sang about Habanero Peppers in a Bizet opera.

«L'amour est un piment très fort, que nul ne peut jamais éteindre »

Probably one of the few wildly popular pieces of music of all time that I've yet found myself tired of hearing, even if in a car ad.

I just googled it and heard Celine Dion "sing" it. A little bit of baconator from last week found its way somehow back into my mouth.
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« Reply #550 on: November 12, 2013, 09:29:04 PM »
I'd love to go to an opera before I die. I've always been fascinated by them.
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« Reply #551 on: November 12, 2013, 09:29:15 PM »

OMG Carmen Electra is on Ellen!

Carmen Who? The only Carmen I know sang about Habanero Peppers in a Bizet opera.

«L'amour est un piment très fort, que nul ne peut jamais éteindre »

Probably one of the few wildly popular pieces of music of all time that I've yet found myself tired of hearing, even if in a car ad.

I just googled it and heard Celine Dion "sing" it. A little bit of baconator from last week found its way somehow back into my mouth.

And that is why you don't click on something with Celine Dion and Opera in the same sentence.
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« Reply #552 on: November 12, 2013, 09:30:44 PM »

OMG Carmen Electra is on Ellen!

Carmen Who? The only Carmen I know sang about Habanero Peppers in a Bizet opera.

«L'amour est un piment très fort, que nul ne peut jamais éteindre »

Probably one of the few wildly popular pieces of music of all time that I've yet found myself tired of hearing, even if in a car ad.

I just googled it and heard Celine Dion "sing" it. A little bit of baconator from last week found its way somehow back into my mouth.

And that is why you don't click on something with Celine Dion and Opera in the same sentence.

I guess I am not as OK with transgendered folks as I thought I was.
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« Reply #553 on: November 13, 2013, 02:19:08 PM »
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« Reply #554 on: November 13, 2013, 08:08:08 PM »

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Re: OCnet Quotable Quotes
« Reply #555 on: November 13, 2013, 11:52:39 PM »
I don't know. Maybe something more colorful? Something not so seemingly Byzantine at least.

One of my seniors in seminary is a priest whose good friend (a fellow classmate) is now a Finnish priest.  When he wears a black rasso, hat, and cross, ought I question why he's dressed like an Indian?  :P

Why of course. Ethnic disputes are fun. There are even Olympics of Orthodox Unity in Jerusalem every year.
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« Reply #556 on: November 14, 2013, 06:41:49 PM »
I want a five course meal.

In its context, might be the greatest 1st reply to a thread EVER.
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« Reply #557 on: November 14, 2013, 07:50:16 PM »
*bleep*
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« Reply #558 on: November 14, 2013, 07:56:36 PM »
*bleep*
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Re: OCnet Quotable Quotes
« Reply #559 on: November 15, 2013, 12:59:10 AM »
I think JamesR has some of the best advice in this thread so far.  
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« Reply #560 on: November 15, 2013, 04:20:06 AM »
You can't quote things from the private fora here
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« Reply #561 on: November 15, 2013, 12:20:14 PM »
Vain existence can never exist, for "unless the LORD builds the house, the builders labor in vain." (Psalm 127)

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« Reply #562 on: November 15, 2013, 03:21:43 PM »
Oh, James. Reading your posts and not responding to them is a form of asceticism, by which diligent practice, I come to know God.
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« Reply #563 on: November 15, 2013, 04:11:25 PM »
So it seems pots and pans under the bed will produce a female who will most likely spend her life in the kitchen.
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« Reply #564 on: November 15, 2013, 04:12:51 PM »
So it seems pots and pans under the bed will produce a female who will most likely spend her life in the kitchen.

Or protection from changelings and fairies.  ;D You never know what things like to steal children in the Old Country.
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Re: OCnet Quotable Quotes
« Reply #565 on: November 16, 2013, 12:35:17 PM »
We have a lot of people who post on this site who are fixated on abnormal sexual behavior so they look for anything to grab onto.
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« Reply #566 on: November 16, 2013, 07:41:49 PM »
BTW, in Islam, we don't view death as a punishment.
Neither do we; it's a consequence, not a punishment. You're on OrthodoxChristianity.net, not CalvinistAngrySkyDad.net.
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« Reply #567 on: November 17, 2013, 07:37:35 AM »
"Par ma foi! Il y a plus de quarante ans que je dis de la prose sans que j'en susse rien."
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« Reply #568 on: November 17, 2013, 12:54:44 PM »
I don't go anywhere where a woman could possibly be lest I place her in temptation.
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« Reply #569 on: November 17, 2013, 02:49:53 PM »
“Zacchae′us, make haste and come down; for I must stay at your house ride in your car today.”

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« Reply #570 on: November 17, 2013, 08:45:44 PM »
You can't quote things from the private fora here

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« Reply #571 on: November 20, 2013, 08:53:26 PM »
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« Reply #572 on: November 20, 2013, 09:50:16 PM »
So it seems pots and pans under the bed will produce a female who will most likely spend her life in the kitchen.

Some would add a comma.
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« Reply #573 on: November 21, 2013, 08:59:43 AM »
Who killed Barak (NSA, CIA, and FBI, don't take that the wrong way-it's a biblical figure and not the current American C-i-C)?
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« Reply #575 on: November 21, 2013, 10:34:15 AM »
This isn't exactly the way I imagined using sex to help someone with their English, but you're welcome.  :P

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« Reply #576 on: November 21, 2013, 11:56:37 AM »
Trust me, coming here to learn anything about sex is like ordering a hamburger at a Chinese restaurant.
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« Reply #577 on: November 24, 2013, 08:43:07 PM »
Any religion that speaks out against the pizza bagel is not for me.
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« Reply #578 on: November 25, 2013, 07:51:59 AM »
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« Reply #579 on: November 26, 2013, 04:40:50 PM »
No, keep the church and state seperate.

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« Reply #580 on: November 27, 2013, 04:43:10 PM »
I would have done pretty well with this- up until the point you get to all the Balkan and former USSR states that had the gall to break into different countries after the Iron Curtain fell. Most of those countries broke apart right before I entered high school, and by the time geography came round again we had yet to get updated textbooks :D

Most of the people around here solve this by switching "Soviet" to "Russian". Eastern Europe consists of Greek tourist attractions, Romanian gypsies and different kinds of Russians.

embarrassing west european!  :o

oh, well, i suppose not everyone spent their teenage years listening to short wave radio from around the world and reading maps...
i am so sad for those people who missed out!
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« Reply #581 on: November 27, 2013, 04:48:50 PM »
I didn't say it was my idea. :angel:

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« Reply #582 on: November 27, 2013, 06:03:26 PM »
There have always been contraceptive devices and tactics, but it seems to me contraception was the devil's door to bring accepted sodomy and abortion into the world. Those sins have always effected the world, even Christendom, but it was done behind closed doors and abortion was a really grave crime in the past. The Spanish buried doctors who aborted children alive I read. Sodomy was illegal in most Christian countries, but usually not punished with anything more than a fine as long as it was done behind closed doors and kept private, though on the books it was a capital crime. And their were condoms and everything in the good old days so to speak. But when it became accepted then people accepted abortion and sodomy when they used to at least hush it up. Contraception was the devil's door to sodomy, abortion and the sex culture we have today in general in my opinion. As Christians it is important to look into the ethics of the question because like all ethical questions it is not black and white.

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Re: OCnet Quotable Quotes
« Reply #583 on: November 27, 2013, 07:19:51 PM »
I ate locust (and grasshoppers). I am not much of a monk, though.
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« Reply #584 on: November 27, 2013, 07:43:01 PM »
oh, well, i suppose not everyone spent their teenage years listening to short wave radio from around the world and reading maps...
i am so sad for those people who missed out!
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My old Russian teacher learned English as a child via BBC broadcasts in the early 1960s, which left her with the most amazing Russian-accented RP I've ever heard. It's almost embarrassing how much nicer nearly every other form of English sounds compared to 'General American', as it's often called in linguistics circles...  :-[