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« Reply #22815 on: November 13, 2014, 05:48:49 PM »
... indeed...!
but just wait until after the autumnal equinox; [6 weeks ago] - you might wonder where the sun has gone.
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« Reply #22816 on: November 14, 2014, 08:10:33 AM »
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« Reply #22817 on: November 14, 2014, 03:22:09 PM »
==== slightly different topic====
when is the feast-day of St. Nicholas of Myra?
(Orthodox, not Latin, that is)
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« Reply #22818 on: November 14, 2014, 03:35:43 PM »
==== slightly different topic====
when is the feast-day of St. Nicholas of Myra?
(Orthodox, not Latin, that is)

http://orthodoxwiki.org/Nicholas_of_Myra

"St. Nicholas is commemorated by the Church on December 6, and also on May 9 (the transfer of his relics) and on July 29 (his nativity)."
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #22819 on: November 15, 2014, 10:11:02 PM »
Hello! I am back from my vacation (from posting)! How is everyone today?

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« Reply #22820 on: November 16, 2014, 01:41:58 PM »
What's with the Cyrillic's new avarar? Is that part of some Dutch Advent tradition or something?
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« Reply #22821 on: November 16, 2014, 02:59:44 PM »
What's with the Cyrillic's new avarar? Is that part of some Dutch Advent tradition or something?

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« Reply #22822 on: November 17, 2014, 01:49:40 AM »
My long personal nightmare is over. Or is it... today I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth. Either way works I guess. Also, I am not a crook.
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« Reply #22823 on: November 17, 2014, 01:52:22 AM »
My long personal nightmare is over.

So is mine...you are back!

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« Reply #22824 on: November 17, 2014, 06:54:41 AM »
You should be thinking in terms of the new world MORdor.
Has a nice Ring to it.
sort of 'binding' I've heard......
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« Reply #22825 on: November 17, 2014, 10:50:56 AM »
My long personal nightmare is over. Or is it... today I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth. Either way works I guess. Also, I am not a crook.
This sounds like more explanation is needed.
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« Reply #22826 on: November 17, 2014, 12:11:15 PM »
My long personal nightmare is over. Or is it... today I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth. Either way works I guess. Also, I am not a crook.
This sounds like more explanation is needed.

Hmmmmm...I am thinking dating a Nixon?
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« Reply #22827 on: November 17, 2014, 03:11:46 PM »
My long personal nightmare is over. Or is it... today I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth. Either way works I guess. Also, I am not a crook.
This sounds like more explanation is needed.

Hmmmmm...I am thinking dating a Nixon?

Nixon's granddaughter:
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« Reply #22828 on: November 17, 2014, 03:25:18 PM »
So what if I am? We have nothing to fear but Nixon himself. Four score and seven days ago I promised to land a date with her before the end of this decade. And so I have. I will not yield, I will not stand down, I will not cancel my dinner reservations.
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« Reply #22829 on: November 17, 2014, 03:32:26 PM »
She is a redhead?  Oh Justin!  You have hit the jackpot!
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« Reply #22830 on: November 17, 2014, 03:34:39 PM »
She is a redhead?  Oh Justin!  You have hit the jackpot!

Yeah, you did.  Good job!
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« Reply #22831 on: November 18, 2014, 10:39:40 PM »
BZZT.
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« Reply #22832 on: November 19, 2014, 03:43:18 AM »
Wow Evos are really running at break neck speed to appropriate the accoutrement of higher liturgic traditions.

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« Reply #22833 on: November 20, 2014, 05:32:23 AM »
Request: could some mad scientist please replace spiders with non-living, tree-top, robot versions of spiders that fulfill the same positive role in nature, thus paving the way for the complete extermination of real spiders? Thanks!
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« Reply #22834 on: November 20, 2014, 03:33:00 PM »
with or without poisonous bites?
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« Reply #22835 on: November 20, 2014, 03:35:53 PM »
Request: could some mad scientist please replace spiders with non-living, tree-top, robot versions of spiders that fulfill the same positive role in nature, thus paving the way for the complete extermination of real spiders? Thanks!

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« Reply #22836 on: November 20, 2014, 04:02:20 PM »
Request: could some mad scientist please replace spiders with non-living, tree-top, robot versions of spiders that fulfill the same positive role in nature, thus paving the way for the complete extermination of real spiders? Thanks!

I concur.

On the way:

http://www.gizmag.com/t8x-tarantula-robot/29775/

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« Reply #22837 on: November 21, 2014, 08:16:53 AM »
I'm tired of cough drops.
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« Reply #22838 on: November 21, 2014, 09:28:33 AM »
This is my first time using colored text on a forum...

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« Reply #22839 on: November 21, 2014, 11:27:43 AM »
I'm tired of cough drops.

Send them to me, I have a cough.  :-[
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« Reply #22840 on: November 21, 2014, 11:35:24 AM »
Request: could some mad scientist please replace spiders with non-living, tree-top, robot versions of spiders that fulfill the same positive role in nature, thus paving the way for the complete extermination of real spiders? Thanks!

I concur.

On the way:

http://www.gizmag.com/t8x-tarantula-robot/29775/

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Robugtix has been hard at work fulfilling orders for its T8 tarantula robot that debuted earlier this year, as well as showing off its lifelike motion engine in a new video. Now the company has also announced a much cheaper version of the robot called the T8X which can be pre-ordered for a fraction of the cost of the original.

Even spiders are losing their jobs to robots  :P

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« Reply #22841 on: November 21, 2014, 03:16:51 PM »
robots can't get married; so no more 'black widows', I guess.
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« Reply #22843 on: November 21, 2014, 03:31:18 PM »
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« Reply #22844 on: November 21, 2014, 03:47:14 PM »
Who says?

Oh, I can just hear the "sanctity of marriage" arguments now. "Oh, sure, those two robots may be sentient, but what's next? Three robots? Five? Toasters marrying microwaves? When will it end??"
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« Reply #22845 on: November 21, 2014, 04:18:22 PM »
"Everything gets married, even grass and spiders." - Space Ghost
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« Reply #22846 on: November 21, 2014, 05:32:07 PM »
For now it seems that I'm going to get interesting new tasks at job but also lots of new opportunities to screw up everything on a pretty massive scale. Sometimes I think that I should have gone to a vocational school instead of a university like my childhood friends did. Their lives seem a lot simpler than mine.
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« Reply #22847 on: November 21, 2014, 05:52:28 PM »
"Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown"  ;)
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« Reply #22848 on: November 21, 2014, 06:44:43 PM »
I guess we're all in trouble then. It's the first thing my barber looks for when I sit down...........
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« Reply #22849 on: November 21, 2014, 06:56:13 PM »
Hallo everyone. How is we all tonight?

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« Reply #22850 on: November 21, 2014, 07:20:30 PM »
Oh, I can just hear the "sanctity of marriage" arguments now. "Oh, sure, those two robots may be sentient, but what's next? Three robots? Five? Toasters marrying microwaves? When will it end??"

You don't wanna know.

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« Reply #22851 on: November 21, 2014, 11:49:32 PM »
Hallo everyone. How is we all tonight?

Good, thanks, and you? :)
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« Reply #22852 on: November 22, 2014, 03:47:44 AM »
Unfortunately I'm sick. I woke up with a sore throat feeling as if I swallowed a cactus, and my sinuses feel horrible, giving me that droopy, blistering headache. Nothing a little NyQuil won't fix.

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« Reply #22853 on: November 22, 2014, 12:05:40 PM »
Unfortunately I'm sick. I woke up with a sore throat feeling as if I swallowed a cactus, and my sinuses feel horrible, giving me that droopy, blistering headache. Nothing a little NyQuil won't fix.
I have been feeling that way all week. I think kelly sent me an internet virus and got me sick .
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« Reply #22854 on: November 22, 2014, 12:41:43 PM »
Meh, and I've had a headache for two days and felt nauseous off and on... maybe oc.net is doing this!? Curse you oc.net, and your twisted Dostoevskian ideas about suffering leading to redemption! :o
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« Reply #22855 on: November 22, 2014, 12:55:25 PM »
Does anyone else see different colors in with their left and right eyes?  When I look out of my left eye, everything has a warmer light to it and when I look out of my right eye, it has a cooler light to it. It has been like this for as long as I can remember, but I was thinking the other day, I wonder if since my two eyes perceive color differently, other people's vision could be substantially different from one another.
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« Reply #22856 on: November 22, 2014, 12:59:35 PM »
Same for me :(
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« Reply #22857 on: November 22, 2014, 04:52:51 PM »
you could both be in trouble at traffic lights...
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« Reply #22858 on: November 22, 2014, 05:50:37 PM »
I meant none for me...  :-\
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« Reply #22859 on: November 22, 2014, 07:14:10 PM »
Thankfully my color vision is just fine.