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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4725 on: April 29, 2014, 01:10:40 PM »
Posted for an admirer of my current avatar...

S/he's got good taste. 

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4726 on: April 29, 2014, 01:22:17 PM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4727 on: April 30, 2014, 11:06:39 AM »
"The soaping guy".



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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4728 on: April 30, 2014, 07:46:45 PM »
Happy shall he be, that shall take and dash thy little ones against the rock. Alleluia.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4729 on: April 30, 2014, 08:20:38 PM »
Ed 'Strangler' Lewis

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4730 on: April 30, 2014, 11:13:39 PM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4731 on: May 01, 2014, 03:44:53 PM »
Now that's taking it a bit too far ;).

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4732 on: May 02, 2014, 08:15:19 AM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4733 on: May 02, 2014, 10:30:28 AM »
Daaaaaaaaaaamn...

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4734 on: May 02, 2014, 10:34:19 AM »
I know what you mean, they just don't make bridges like that any more.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4735 on: May 02, 2014, 10:41:22 AM »
I know what you mean, they just don't make bridges like that any more.

It really brings you back to a more idyllic time, doesn't it?

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4736 on: May 02, 2014, 11:11:06 AM »
Y'all just need to come over here. For now, just google images for 'Chappel viaduct'. ;)
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4737 on: May 02, 2014, 05:41:23 PM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4738 on: May 03, 2014, 12:44:08 AM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4739 on: May 03, 2014, 10:26:32 AM »
From left to right: Syriac Orthodox Patriarch Mor Ignatius Yaqub (Jacob) III, Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser, Coptic Orthodox Pope Kyrillos (Cyril) VI, and the late HIM Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia.



I really like this photo. Shame about the poor quality, though.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4740 on: May 03, 2014, 03:43:57 PM »


It would be nice to have a redhead of the day thread in order to get to what is really important and worthwhile quickly.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4741 on: May 03, 2014, 05:42:26 PM »
When was that photo taken, Severian?  It's nice...St Cyril has a great smile! 

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4742 on: May 03, 2014, 06:40:19 PM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4744 on: May 04, 2014, 12:36:01 AM »
When was that photo taken, Severian?  It's nice...St Cyril has a great smile! 
Probably shortly before 1970. I don't know the exact date, sorry.

I agree, about Pope St. Cyril, though. :)
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4745 on: May 04, 2014, 01:38:18 AM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4746 on: May 04, 2014, 11:51:30 AM »
ZOMG guys! The United States military has been defunded so much they are starting to recomission civil war era submaribes and tanks and fighter jets! This must stop! Tell all your friends on facebook NOW!!! Obama Been Fraudin must be impeached!

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4747 on: May 04, 2014, 11:54:41 AM »


I kind of like that. A lot more that the usual Protestant "iconography". At least it doesn't include anything goofy.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4748 on: May 04, 2014, 04:09:04 PM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4749 on: May 04, 2014, 07:36:17 PM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4750 on: May 05, 2014, 12:41:21 AM »
Awesome. Who would be Chewbacca, then. Che Bacca?

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Re: Picture of the Day
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Re: Picture of the Day
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4753 on: May 05, 2014, 12:06:46 PM »


LOL!  That baby looks like he wants to choke his parents for letting the priest almost drown him. 

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4754 on: May 05, 2014, 12:08:12 PM »
"Wait....two MORE times?'
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4755 on: May 05, 2014, 02:41:49 PM »
Can spiders see in the dark?
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4756 on: May 05, 2014, 03:13:33 PM »
Posted for an admirer of my current avatar...



Very, very pretty.
I would be happy to agree with you, but then both of us would be wrong.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4757 on: May 05, 2014, 03:18:06 PM »


It would be nice to have a redhead of the day thread in order to get to what is really important and worthwhile quickly.

http://beautifulredheadoftheday.tumblr.com/archive

Most of these are safe for work. 
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4758 on: May 06, 2014, 06:41:14 AM »
It would be nice to have a redhead of the day thread in order to get to what is really important and worthwhile quickly.

Here, have at the redhead of the century, Simone Simons.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4759 on: May 06, 2014, 09:53:32 AM »
Pepto Bismol storage facility...

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« Reply #4760 on: May 06, 2014, 09:55:51 AM »

http://beautifulredheadoftheday.tumblr.com/archive

Most of these are safe for work. 

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4761 on: May 06, 2014, 04:28:20 PM »
Do not be cast down over the struggle - the Lord loves a brave warrior. The Lord loves the soul that is valiant.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4762 on: May 06, 2014, 04:34:41 PM »
Where is that?

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4763 on: May 06, 2014, 04:49:36 PM »
The term planet earth is an innovation which has arisen in recent centuries with the error of heliocentrism.

If one wants to confess a pure doctrine of Orthodoxy, they should be careful not to refer to the earth as a planet, unlike the current Pope as well as Patriarch Kirill and Patriarch Bartholomew, who regularly speak in error when they refer to our planet earth.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4764 on: May 06, 2014, 06:35:52 PM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4765 on: May 06, 2014, 06:58:18 PM »
Where is that?

I'm not sure, to be honest. I think it's in Romania.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4766 on: May 06, 2014, 07:16:54 PM »
It is indeed in Romania, but I didn't see anywhere on the site which specifies where or what particular church. He also has this image though:

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4767 on: May 06, 2014, 07:46:19 PM »
All opinions expressed by myself are quite tragically my own, and not those of any other poster or wall hangings.

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« Reply #4768 on: May 07, 2014, 12:03:11 PM »
^Awesome  ;D
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« Reply #4769 on: May 07, 2014, 12:03:59 PM »
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