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« Reply #19260 on: December 14, 2013, 11:21:39 PM »
Or maybe they can shut down colleges period cause they are pointless.

You didn't go to one, I presume?
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« Reply #19261 on: December 14, 2013, 11:22:27 PM »
Or maybe they can shut down colleges period cause they are pointless.

You didn't go to one, I presume?
Did you read my post above?
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« Reply #19262 on: December 14, 2013, 11:30:41 PM »
Hopefully the next time around will be better since you know what you're getting into.  Or was this not your first time with that professor? 

This was the first time, so I'm optimistic about the next run being smoother. The class I'm taking with him next semester is a requirement for me so I don't see much point in avoiding it.
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« Reply #19263 on: December 14, 2013, 11:33:17 PM »
Or maybe they can shut down colleges period cause they are pointless.

You didn't go to one, I presume?
Did you read my post above?

Yeah, but your reference to "HS teachers" and "the school board" confused me, hence my question.
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« Reply #19264 on: December 14, 2013, 11:35:05 PM »
This was the first time, so I'm optimistic about the next run being smoother. The class I'm taking with him next semester is a requirement for me so I don't see much point in avoiding it.

Better luck this time around.  There are some smart people here.  Ingratiate yourself with them and maybe they'll do your homework sometime. 
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« Reply #19265 on: December 14, 2013, 11:37:10 PM »
Or maybe they can shut down colleges period cause they are pointless.

You didn't go to one, I presume?
Did you read my post above?

Yeah, but your reference to "HS teachers" and "the school board" confused me, hence my question.
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« Reply #19266 on: December 14, 2013, 11:38:21 PM »
Or maybe they can shut down colleges period cause they are pointless.

You didn't go to one, I presume?
Did you read my post above?

Yeah, but your reference to "HS teachers" and "the school board" confused me, hence my question.
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« Reply #19267 on: December 15, 2013, 12:53:52 AM »
Better luck this time around.  There are some smart people here.  Ingratiate yourself with them and maybe they'll do your homework sometime. 

Ouch, haha.  :D
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« Reply #19268 on: December 15, 2013, 01:19:34 AM »
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« Reply #19269 on: December 15, 2013, 01:33:24 AM »
Ouch, haha.  :D

Ouch?  Why?

There are smart people here and I should ingratiate myself with them so they will do my homework, and un-smart me will maybe do better next time.  :P
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« Reply #19270 on: December 15, 2013, 02:02:02 PM »
There are smart people here and I should ingratiate myself with them so they will do my homework, and un-smart me will maybe do better next time.  :P

I'm sorry, I didn't mean it that way.  I was trying to save you time and frustration, not imply that you weren't smart or anything like that.  You quote me in your sig, how could you be anything other than brilliant? 
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« Reply #19271 on: December 15, 2013, 02:19:11 PM »
Firstly, EkhristosAnesti...a belated "you bastard"

Some priests and their language!  :o
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« Reply #19272 on: December 15, 2013, 02:20:47 PM »
There are smart people here and I should ingratiate myself with them so they will do my homework, and un-smart me will maybe do better next time.  :P

I'm sorry, I didn't mean it that way.  I was trying to save you time and frustration, not imply that you weren't smart or anything like that.  You quote me in your sig, how could you be anything other than brilliant? 

No worries, I know you didn't mean it like that. It made me laugh, but I had to tease you. :) It's probably the difference between the way men and women think.
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« Reply #19273 on: December 15, 2013, 02:21:49 PM »
Whew!  What a relief!
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« Reply #19274 on: December 15, 2013, 04:27:20 PM »
ROFL.

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« Reply #19275 on: December 16, 2013, 10:38:23 AM »
Maybe it's just me but the smileys just don't seem... smiley enough.
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« Reply #19276 on: December 16, 2013, 10:41:36 AM »
Maybe it's just me but the smileys just don't seem... smiley enough.

That's because in Orthodoxy smiling is about being content and at peace within yourself in a restrained and sober manner,  and has nothing to do with the exaggerated, pleasure-focused "happiness" of the worldly world type!  :) :angel: 8)
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« Reply #19277 on: December 16, 2013, 11:07:11 AM »
Firstly, EkhristosAnesti...a belated "you bastard"

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« Reply #19278 on: December 16, 2013, 11:13:35 AM »
Yeah but yee-haw is all I can think of when I ride the Flyin' Lizard over at the theme park.  Roller coasters rock.

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« Reply #19279 on: December 16, 2013, 05:00:53 PM »
Only reason I knew it existed was because of the Amazing Atheist's commentary on it.
Who is also rather cringe worthy to watch. Yet I can't help myself. Some sort of masochism.

Steve Shives is pretty good. Plus he talks to stuffed animals rather than screaming and being all crazy-man, if TJ ever gets to be too much for you.

EDIT--And by pretty good I mean intellectually interesting, not just entertaining (though he is that as well)
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« Reply #19280 on: December 17, 2013, 12:33:23 AM »
Ok, so here is something I am confused about. There was one war in the 17th century and that was with America and England and in 1776 on July 4 we Americans won that war and became the United States. So here is my question, we call it the revolutionary war because it revolutionized society and how people treat each other and was the beginning of democracy and free speech and all that, but why didn't other countries like England follow the revolution? I mean obviously they lost badly, they didn't even get to keep a single state, so shouldn't we have forced them to adopt better ways? Really what was the point of becoming the super power if we weren't going to help people emulate us? It makes no sense!
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« Reply #19281 on: December 17, 2013, 12:39:49 AM »
OMG that makes soooo much sense!
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« Reply #19282 on: December 17, 2013, 12:49:28 AM »
The worst part is that we disarmed and disbanded our military only to have England sucker punch us like 40 years later. I guess that's when we wrote the stuff protecting our rights to bear arms, but it's just sad that it came to that when you really think about it.
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« Reply #19283 on: December 17, 2013, 08:31:42 AM »
Ok, so here is something I am confused about. There was one war in the 17th century and that was with America and England and in 1776 on July 4 we Americans won that war and became the United States. So here is my question, we call it the revolutionary war because it revolutionized society and how people treat each other and was the beginning of democracy and free speech and all that, but why didn't other countries like England follow the revolution? I mean obviously they lost badly, they didn't even get to keep a single state, so shouldn't we have forced them to adopt better ways? Really what was the point of becoming the super power if we weren't going to help people emulate us? It makes no sense!

LOL, you should submit that to an academic journal.
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« Reply #19284 on: December 17, 2013, 11:11:26 AM »
Really considering BBA with major in Accounting and then get my CPA.

However I am terrible at math. So I guess I'm screwed?
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« Reply #19285 on: December 17, 2013, 11:17:58 AM »
Really considering BBA with major in Accounting and then get my CPA.

However I am terrible at math. So I guess I'm screwed?

Are you terrible because you've been told you were?  Or did you try and try unsuccessfully?
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« Reply #19286 on: December 17, 2013, 11:21:56 AM »
Really considering BBA with major in Accounting and then get my CPA.

However I am terrible at math. So I guess I'm screwed?

Are you terrible because you've been told you were?  Or did you try and try unsuccessfully?
I'm just going off of what I did in high school. I guess accounting is basic addition, subtracting, division and multiplying.

I'd go for a CFA too after the CPA.
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« Reply #19287 on: December 17, 2013, 11:45:14 AM »
Really considering BBA with major in Accounting and then get my CPA.

However I am terrible at math. So I guess I'm screwed?

Are you terrible because you've been told you were?  Or did you try and try unsuccessfully?
I'm just going off of what I did in high school. I guess accounting is basic addition, subtracting, division and multiplying.

I'd go for a CFA too after the CPA.

How does that fit in with your desire to abolish money? 
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« Reply #19288 on: December 17, 2013, 12:47:27 PM »
Do European sirens go ah-wee ah-wee or do they go wee-ah wee-ah?

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« Reply #19289 on: December 17, 2013, 03:32:27 PM »
Do European sirens go ah-wee ah-wee or do they go wee-ah wee-ah?

It depends on the vehicle.
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« Reply #19290 on: December 17, 2013, 03:34:58 PM »
I wonder why I never took the time to read Tolkien before now. I actually find him to be a very good author.
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« Reply #19291 on: December 17, 2013, 03:39:00 PM »
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« Reply #19292 on: December 17, 2013, 03:43:38 PM »
That's cute, did you draw it? :)
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« Reply #19293 on: December 17, 2013, 03:44:37 PM »
Nah, just found it with a random image search, but figured it was random enough to post in this thread.  :)
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« Reply #19294 on: December 17, 2013, 03:46:34 PM »
The dude's vest has neither buttons nor buttonholes.  The gal's belt matches the neck of her turtle neck.  Both observations are just weird.

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« Reply #19295 on: December 17, 2013, 03:52:44 PM »
I wonder why I never took the time to read Tolkien before now. I actually find him to be a very good author.
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« Reply #19296 on: December 17, 2013, 04:07:05 PM »
I wonder why I never took the time to read Tolkien before now. I actually find him to be a very good author.
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And Now we have the two worst posts.

What's the other post?
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« Reply #19297 on: December 17, 2013, 04:09:01 PM »

Darth Vader : Noooooooooo!

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« Reply #19298 on: December 17, 2013, 04:25:58 PM »
Alpo, you know better than to post naked links. Don't let it happen again.

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« Reply #19299 on: December 17, 2013, 04:42:47 PM »
I kind of thought that the quote is a title for that video. :angel:
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« Reply #19300 on: December 17, 2013, 11:02:12 PM »
Today I was wondering if I would be able to reply to posts only using song lyrics. I think I could.
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« Reply #19301 on: December 17, 2013, 11:05:04 PM »
^That might even qualify as a fancy dan... go for it!  :police:
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« Reply #19302 on: December 17, 2013, 11:24:47 PM »
Perhaps...  ;)
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« Reply #19303 on: December 17, 2013, 11:39:12 PM »
Today I was wondering if I would be able to reply to posts only using song lyrics. I think I could.

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« Reply #19304 on: December 17, 2013, 11:48:33 PM »
Most of my thread ideas never make it to publication.  :P
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