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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #90 on: August 16, 2017, 09:40:17 AM »
Has Brasil glorified him already?
No Selam, no answer.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #91 on: August 16, 2017, 12:45:24 PM »
Do they play the game "Simon Says" in Brazil, and if so is it still 'Simon' doing the 'saying'?

Simon says, say...

Selam

Selam!
We play it under the name "macaco mandou"

Macaco mandou dizer Selamthe monkey ordered us to say Selam

Selam!

Has Brasil glorified him already?
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Selam
So cryptic...

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #92 on: August 16, 2017, 10:02:33 PM »
This thread gave me a real chuckle. Can't get past the title however. Superfluous Selam just sounds like something ones body needs to get rid of when sick.

Selam

Or rather:
Selam. Selam. Just to make it superfluous.
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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #93 on: August 19, 2017, 10:13:11 AM »
"Nothin' to it but ta do it"

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #94 on: August 19, 2017, 11:05:12 AM »
Has Brasil glorified him already?

Selam or get out.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #95 on: August 19, 2017, 11:13:42 AM »
"Nothin' to it but ta do it"

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #96 on: August 19, 2017, 06:46:20 PM »
I had no idea that there were 3x more Christians in India than Buddhists.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #97 on: August 19, 2017, 07:36:24 PM »
Fanfic I want to see: the worlds of Person of Interest and X-Files collide, with Mulder becoming good (if antagonistic) friends with Finch, and Dana Scully having a fling with Root. Skinner is co-opted by the government, but at the last second he redeems himself by holding off the evil government forces and sacrifices his life so that the good guys can get away.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #98 on: August 19, 2017, 08:49:47 PM »
I had no idea that there were 3x more Christians in India than Buddhists.

Selam

Buddhism was never big in India except when military conquerors promoted it. It's an East Asian thing. For India, quite satisfied religiously, it was a solution in search of a problem.
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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #99 on: August 19, 2017, 09:29:55 PM »
Buddhism was never big in India except when military conquerors promoted it. It's an East Asian thing. For India, quite satisfied religiously, it was a solution in search of a problem.

Selam or get out.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #100 on: August 21, 2017, 10:30:12 AM »
I had no idea that there were 3x more Christians in India than Buddhists.

Selam

Buddhism was never big in India except when military conquerors promoted it. It's an East Asian thing. For India, quite satisfied religiously, it was a solution in search of a problem.

This is really pretty nonsensical. All the East Asian Buddhisms were dependent for centuries on the flourishing schools in India. Likewise prominent Hindu schools (e.g. Advaita Vedanta) arose in response to Buddhism, so it could hardly be called a solution in search of a problem.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #101 on: August 21, 2017, 11:15:39 AM »
You have to admit that's quite the interpretation of the Vedanta!
"Love ... is an abyss of illumination, a mountain of fire ... . It is the condition of angels, the progress of eternity" (Climacus).

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #102 on: August 21, 2017, 11:27:56 AM »
You have to admit that's quite the interpretation of the Vedanta!

Why are you selam trolling this thread?

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #103 on: August 25, 2017, 12:45:18 AM »
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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #104 on: August 25, 2017, 01:36:07 AM »
The Samkhya and the Yoga, possibly. But the Vedanta? If we're denigrating Hinduism as reactive, perhaps at most we could say the Vedanta were a reaction to Christianity. But if you're one of those posters that can't seem to differentiate between Christianity and Buddhism, this could explain your claim.
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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #105 on: August 25, 2017, 04:03:05 AM »
The Samkhya and the Yoga, possibly. But the Vedanta? If we're denigrating Hinduism as reactive, perhaps at most we could say the Vedanta were a reaction to Christianity. But if you're one of those posters that can't seem to differentiate between Christianity and Buddhism, this could explain your claim.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #106 on: August 25, 2017, 04:05:59 AM »
The Samkhya and the Yoga, possibly. But the Vedanta? If we're denigrating Hinduism as reactive, perhaps at most we could say the Vedanta were a reaction to Christianity. But if you're one of those posters that can't seem to differentiate between Christianity and Buddhism, this could explain your claim.

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Fixed.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #107 on: August 25, 2017, 04:30:42 AM »
The Samkhya and the Yoga, possibly. But the Vedanta? If we're denigrating Hinduism as reactive, perhaps at most we could say the Vedanta were a reaction to Christianity. But if you're one of those posters that can't seem to differentiate between Christianity and Buddhism, this could explain your claim.

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Fixed it for you.

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Fixed.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #108 on: August 25, 2017, 09:54:20 AM »
The Samkhya and the Yoga, possibly. But the Vedanta? If we're denigrating Hinduism as reactive, perhaps at most we could say the Vedanta were a reaction to Christianity. But if you're one of those posters that can't seem to differentiate between Christianity and Buddhism, this could explain your claim.

I specifically said "Advaita Vedanta." Do you know what that means?

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #109 on: August 25, 2017, 10:34:14 AM »
The Samkhya and the Yoga, possibly. But the Vedanta? If we're denigrating Hinduism as reactive, perhaps at most we could say the Vedanta were a reaction to Christianity. But if you're one of those posters that can't seem to differentiate between Christianity and Buddhism, this could explain your claim.

I specifically said "Advaita Vedanta." Do you know what that means?

Selam

I can't wait to see a real fight break out in this thread.  Weaponised Selams! 

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #110 on: August 25, 2017, 10:38:46 AM »
kill KILL kIlL Kill KIILLLL

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #111 on: August 25, 2017, 11:26:31 AM »
People who do yoga are sinners in the hand of an angry god.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #112 on: August 25, 2017, 11:48:45 AM »
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Selam

This post is contradicting itself.
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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #113 on: August 25, 2017, 12:07:59 PM »
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Selam

This post is contradicting itself.
Selam

It's dialectical.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #114 on: August 25, 2017, 12:08:36 PM »
The Samkhya and the Yoga, possibly. But the Vedanta? If we're denigrating Hinduism as reactive, perhaps at most we could say the Vedanta were a reaction to Christianity. But if you're one of those posters that can't seem to differentiate between Christianity and Buddhism, this could explain your claim.

I specifically said "Advaita Vedanta." Do you know what that means?

Selam

It's humorous that rather than entertain my viewpoint on the subject you simply convince yourself I'm abjectly ignorant of it.
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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #115 on: August 25, 2017, 12:09:47 PM »
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Selam

This post is contradicting itself.
Selam

It's dialectical.

Selam

Maybe he is wrong in one letter.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #116 on: August 25, 2017, 12:14:49 PM »
The Samkhya and the Yoga, possibly. But the Vedanta? If we're denigrating Hinduism as reactive, perhaps at most we could say the Vedanta were a reaction to Christianity. But if you're one of those posters that can't seem to differentiate between Christianity and Buddhism, this could explain your claim.

I specifically said "Advaita Vedanta." Do you know what that means?

Selam

It's humorous that rather than entertain my viewpoint on the subject you simply convince yourself I'm abjectly ignorant of it.

I say "Advaita Vedanta" and you immediately start arguing as if I'm talking about the entire Vedanta tradition. Maybe you're ignorant, or maybe you're just a poor reader.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #117 on: August 25, 2017, 12:22:58 PM »
The Samkhya and the Yoga, possibly. But the Vedanta? If we're denigrating Hinduism as reactive, perhaps at most we could say the Vedanta were a reaction to Christianity. But if you're one of those posters that can't seem to differentiate between Christianity and Buddhism, this could explain your claim.

I specifically said "Advaita Vedanta." Do you know what that means?

Selam

It's humorous that rather than entertain my viewpoint on the subject you simply convince yourself I'm abjectly ignorant of it.

I say "Advaita Vedanta" and you immediately start arguing as if I'm talking about the entire Vedanta tradition. Maybe you're ignorant, or maybe you're just a poor reader.

Selam

Don't be such a narcissist.
"Love ... is an abyss of illumination, a mountain of fire ... . It is the condition of angels, the progress of eternity" (Climacus).

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #118 on: August 25, 2017, 03:19:33 PM »
The Samkhya and the Yoga, possibly. But the Vedanta? If we're denigrating Hinduism as reactive, perhaps at most we could say the Vedanta were a reaction to Christianity. But if you're one of those posters that can't seem to differentiate between Christianity and Buddhism, this could explain your claim.

I specifically said "Advaita Vedanta." Do you know what that means?

Selam

It's humorous that rather than entertain my viewpoint on the subject you simply convince yourself I'm abjectly ignorant of it.

I say "Advaita Vedanta" and you immediately start arguing as if I'm talking about the entire Vedanta tradition. Maybe you're ignorant, or maybe you're just a poor reader.

Selam

Don't be such a narcissist.

The only narcissist in this thread is the one deliberately not selaming for attention.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #119 on: August 25, 2017, 03:22:47 PM »
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« Reply #120 on: August 25, 2017, 04:11:14 PM »
"Love ... is an abyss of illumination, a mountain of fire ... . It is the condition of angels, the progress of eternity" (Climacus).

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Yes we who are far from sainthood we can recognize a living saint and I'm talking from personal experience.Yes they are gentle soo gentle it can not be described it is like gentleness and humility in one and also they have this light this energy it's beyond words...and when you are near them you feel ecstatic and very happy

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #121 on: August 25, 2017, 06:06:59 PM »
Utility costs: "In Thessaloniki the price is 12% higher than in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania"

Just in case you desperately wanted to know but didn't know who to ask

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #122 on: August 25, 2017, 06:11:26 PM »
An important follow-up. I forgot to add: "In Tbilisi the price is 50% lower than in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania"

Very important.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #123 on: August 25, 2017, 08:35:14 PM »
I want Georgian wine.

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« Reply #124 on: August 25, 2017, 09:19:06 PM »
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« Reply #125 on: August 25, 2017, 11:14:05 PM »
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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #126 on: August 26, 2017, 11:34:26 PM »
Confirmed: Tupac has been spotted in the McGregor/Mayweather crowd

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« Reply #127 on: August 27, 2017, 12:09:53 AM »
Tupac was shot by Elvis.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #128 on: August 27, 2017, 01:08:02 PM »
They come on foot, by horseback, even boat.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #129 on: August 27, 2017, 04:59:01 PM »
Who's funnier, Pennywise or Freddy?

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #130 on: August 27, 2017, 05:01:00 PM »
Pinhead.

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“A goose to hatch the Crystal Egg after an Eagle had half-hatched it! Aye, aye, to be sure, that’s right,” said the Old Woman of Beare. “And now you must go find out what happened to it. Go now, and when you come back I will give you your name.”
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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #131 on: August 28, 2017, 09:51:29 AM »
I downgraded to a clamshell for emergencies only.  If something's worth saying, it's worth eye contact.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #132 on: August 28, 2017, 10:40:17 AM »
"Whether it’s the guillotine, the hangman’s noose, or reciprocal endeavors of militaristic horror, radical evil will never be recompensed with radical punishment. The only answer, the only remedy, and the only truly effective response to radical evil is radical love."
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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #133 on: August 28, 2017, 02:44:16 PM »
42.

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Re: The Superfluous Selam Thread
« Reply #134 on: August 30, 2017, 09:40:28 PM »
My dog barks some. Mentally, you picture my dog, but I have not told you the type of dog which I have. Perhaps you might even picture Toto from The Wizard of Oz, but I can tell you my dog is always with me...Selam!!!
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