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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4095 on: November 26, 2013, 07:52:35 PM »
Not all chocolate is made alike.

You're right.  But every authentic chocolate is still better than vanilla in disguise.  :P

I'd still rather have false vanilla than false chocolate.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4096 on: November 26, 2013, 08:00:45 PM »


Oh my! How can such things be posted on this board? And by someone in authority no less? Look, I'm in favor of interracial relationships just as much as the next person, but that doesn't mean I want to see graphic, detailed pictures of it in the most intimate moments! Look at how they are all over each other and wrapped around and... my goodness...
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4097 on: November 26, 2013, 09:04:27 PM »
And just wait until they melt...
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4098 on: November 26, 2013, 09:12:34 PM »
Liza, look away.  ;)

Really, guys? You're all over an ice cream cone but no one seized this low-hanging fruit?:

I thought of Thaddeus because of mor-tadella, which I know Cousin Mor fancies.

What is "cousin" in Romanian?

Văr. But that wouldn't work as a middle name. Maybe 'Vărutzu' ("little cousin").  :P  

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4099 on: November 26, 2013, 09:17:31 PM »
Liza, look away.  ;)

Really, guys? You're all over an ice cream cone but no one seized this low-hanging fruit?:

I thought of Thaddeus because of mor-tadella, which I know Cousin Mor fancies.

What is "cousin" in Romanian?

Văr. But that wouldn't work as a middle name. Maybe 'Vărutzu' ("little cousin").  :P  

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Really, I'm speechless, and that doesn't happen often...
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4100 on: November 26, 2013, 09:24:06 PM »
Really speechless? Because I really feel like you set that one up totally.  :D
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4101 on: November 26, 2013, 09:32:22 PM »
Really speechless? Because I really feel like you set that one up totally.  :D

I'm not even kidding, when I wrote that to Romaios, I had two things in mind: my age (I think I'm older) and my weight (I always presume I'm heavier than the person I'm speaking to, unless proven otherwise...plus, we were just talking about sandwich meat!).  But if you found all those other meanings there, and added your own, then you're my new best friend!  I pray God for you to live forever.    :laugh:
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4102 on: November 26, 2013, 09:41:14 PM »
I literally snickered when I read it and I was so sure someone would make a joke... Even an obvious "That's what she said!" or something. But, nothing. I was pretty shocked when the conversation just kept on going.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4103 on: November 26, 2013, 10:09:59 PM »
I literally snickered when I read it and I was so sure someone would make a joke... Even an obvious "That's what she said!" or something. But, nothing. I was pretty shocked when the conversation just kept on going.

See?  And people think we're not chaste.  ;)
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4104 on: November 26, 2013, 10:10:52 PM »
And for the record, you had me laughing at "seized this low-hanging fruit". 
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4105 on: November 26, 2013, 10:13:19 PM »
And for the record, you had me laughing at "seized this low-hanging fruit". 

LOL! Nice catch.
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« Reply #4106 on: November 26, 2013, 10:14:11 PM »
And for the record, you had me laughing at "seized this low-hanging fruit".  

I always took Deut. 25:11-12 as a warning against things of that nature. There should be no seizing of that stuff in public at any time by anyone ever, even if there seems like a good reason or it's an accident.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4107 on: November 26, 2013, 10:17:02 PM »
And for the record, you had me laughing at "seized this low-hanging fruit".  

I always took Deut. 25:11-12 as a warning against things of that nature. There should be no seizing of that stuff in public at any time by anyone ever, even if there seems like a good reason or it's an accident.

When we studied canon law, I remember learning the principle that if there was a law against something, it was probably a big enough problem before the promulgation of the law.  Makes you wonder...
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4108 on: November 26, 2013, 10:22:51 PM »
And for the record, you had me laughing at "seized this low-hanging fruit".  

I always took Deut. 25:11-12 as a warning against things of that nature. There should be no seizing of that stuff in public at any time by anyone ever, even if there seems like a good reason or it's an accident.

LOL. That seems like a rule a dude slipped in there because of what happened to him during his last fight. "And also God says that if two guys are fighting and Molly comes running out of the house... I mean... the other guy's wife...."
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4109 on: November 26, 2013, 11:14:06 PM »
Liza, look away.  ;)


La la la la la....I'm not listening!

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4110 on: November 26, 2013, 11:48:51 PM »
Ecc 10:19- Men prepare a meal for enjoyment, and wine makes life merry, and money is the answer to everything.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4111 on: November 27, 2013, 02:47:06 AM »
Rare photos of Coptic popes (back in the days):


Pope Cyril IV in a visit to Ethiopia (papacy 1854-1861)






Pope Macarius III (papacy 1944-1945)
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4112 on: November 27, 2013, 03:50:54 AM »
A snowflake...

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4113 on: November 27, 2013, 11:16:18 AM »
A snowflake...



Totally....................cool! 8) 8)

Great photo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4114 on: November 27, 2013, 04:00:09 PM »

Is it really?
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« Reply #4115 on: November 27, 2013, 04:14:38 PM »

Is it really?


Really what?  A snowflake?  A great photo?  Cool?  Any combination of those?
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« Reply #4116 on: November 27, 2013, 04:31:15 PM »

Is it really?


Well, I don't know for certain, but I do know that Wikipedia hosts the picture and identifies it as a column type snowflake, which it describes this way: "A class of snowflakes that is shaped like a six sided column".  When I first saw it I couldn't believe that it was one, but apparently it's so.
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« Reply #4117 on: November 27, 2013, 05:28:20 PM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4118 on: November 27, 2013, 06:29:10 PM »
I love funny comics. Reminds me of this one:

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Rare photos of Coptic popes (back in the days):


Pope Cyril IV in a visit to Ethiopia (papacy 1854-1861)






Pope Macarius III (papacy 1944-1945)


Pope Cyril V (papacy 1874-1927)

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4120 on: November 28, 2013, 12:03:24 PM »
completely new, especially not yet used

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« Reply #4121 on: November 28, 2013, 06:19:41 PM »
This is "cheese". It was made from bacteria taken from human belly buttons, noses, and armpits.



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« Reply #4122 on: November 29, 2013, 01:20:58 AM »
Blech! I would never eat that if I know what it contains.

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« Reply #4123 on: November 29, 2013, 02:44:51 AM »
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« Reply #4124 on: November 29, 2013, 03:26:21 AM »
Blech! I would never eat that if I know what it contains.

Lactobactilus dwell in vaginas, Propionibacterium - all over the skin, probably in belly buttons too. Both are used in dairies. What's the difference where they come from?

Or do you think cheese grows on trees?
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« Reply #4126 on: November 30, 2013, 08:28:50 AM »

Is it really?


Really what?  A snowflake?  A great photo?  Cool?  Any combination of those?

All of the a above!  :)
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« Reply #4127 on: November 30, 2013, 10:07:13 PM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4128 on: November 30, 2013, 10:12:35 PM »
^ I like the motion of that.

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1918 ecumenism :

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« Reply #4132 on: December 02, 2013, 04:00:48 PM »
my godfather and his choir

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« Reply #4133 on: December 02, 2013, 05:26:15 PM »
This is where I'm from. Basically from the middle of nowhere. Kind of absurd to look a picture like that after so many years.

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« Reply #4134 on: December 02, 2013, 05:33:36 PM »
What is that shade in the bottom?
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« Reply #4135 on: December 02, 2013, 05:34:51 PM »
No idea. I just googled some random pictures from my home region.
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« Reply #4136 on: December 02, 2013, 05:36:27 PM »

It looks like a lake, because you can see some docks jotting out in to it.
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« Reply #4137 on: December 02, 2013, 05:37:23 PM »

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« Reply #4138 on: December 02, 2013, 05:41:22 PM »

It looks like a lake, because you can see some docks jotting out in to it.

That's probably what it is. There is a lake in the middle of the town but I'm not exactly sure it is there yet. I've been away for too many years and I've never seen an aerial photograph of it.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4139 on: December 02, 2013, 05:48:45 PM »
Dude, I thought you live in Finland, not in the US.
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