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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #45 on: December 30, 2005, 10:07:49 PM »
30 bottles of beer on the wall,
30 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
29 bottles of beer on the wall......
"There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there always has been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that “my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge."" Isaac Asimov

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #46 on: December 30, 2005, 10:08:11 PM »
29 bottles of beer on the wall,
29 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
28 bottles of beer on the wall......

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #47 on: December 30, 2005, 10:08:42 PM »
28 bottles of beer on the wall,
28 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
27 bottles of beer on the wall......
"There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there always has been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that “my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge."" Isaac Asimov

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #48 on: December 30, 2005, 10:09:23 PM »
27 bottles of beer on the wall,
27 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
26 bottles of beer on the wall......

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #49 on: December 30, 2005, 10:10:03 PM »
26 bottles of beer on the wall,
26 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
25 bottles of beer on the wall......
"There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there always has been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that “my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge."" Isaac Asimov

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #50 on: December 30, 2005, 10:10:33 PM »
25 bottles of beer on the wall,
25 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
24 bottles of beer on the wall......

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #51 on: December 30, 2005, 10:10:52 PM »
24 bottles of beer on the wall,
24 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
23 bottles of beer on the wall......
"There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there always has been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that “my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge."" Isaac Asimov

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #52 on: December 30, 2005, 10:11:08 PM »
23 bottles of beer on the wall,
23 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
22 bottles of beer on the wall......

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #53 on: December 30, 2005, 10:11:30 PM »
22 bottles of beer on the wall,
22 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
21 bottles of beer on the wall......
"There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there always has been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that “my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge."" Isaac Asimov

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #54 on: December 30, 2005, 10:12:07 PM »
21 bottles of beer on the wall,
21 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
20 bottles of beer on the wall......

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #55 on: December 30, 2005, 10:12:34 PM »
20 bottles of beer on the wall,
20 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
19 bottles of beer on the wall......
"There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there always has been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that “my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge."" Isaac Asimov

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #56 on: December 30, 2005, 10:12:58 PM »
19 bottles of beer on the wall,
19 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
18 bottles of beer on the wall......

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #57 on: December 30, 2005, 10:13:25 PM »
18 bottles of beer on the wall,
18 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
17 bottles of beer on the wall......
"There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there always has been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that “my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge."" Isaac Asimov

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #58 on: December 30, 2005, 10:13:44 PM »
17 bottles of beer on the wall,
17 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
16 bottles of beer on the wall......

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #59 on: December 30, 2005, 10:14:28 PM »
16 bottles of beer on the wall,
16 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
15 bottles of beer on the wall......
"There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there always has been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that “my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge."" Isaac Asimov

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #60 on: December 30, 2005, 10:15:11 PM »
15 bottles of beer on the wall,
15 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
14 bottles of beer on the wall......

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #61 on: December 30, 2005, 10:15:32 PM »
14 bottles of beer on the wall,
14 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
13 bottles of beer on the wall......
"There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there always has been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that “my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge."" Isaac Asimov

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #62 on: December 30, 2005, 10:15:58 PM »
13 bottles of beer on the wall,
13 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
12 bottles of beer on the wall......

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #63 on: December 30, 2005, 10:16:31 PM »
12 bottles of beer on the wall,
12 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
11 bottles of beer on the wall......
"There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there always has been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that “my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge."" Isaac Asimov

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #64 on: December 30, 2005, 10:16:49 PM »
11 bottles of beer on the wall,
11 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
10 bottles of beer on the wall......

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #65 on: December 30, 2005, 10:17:14 PM »
10 bottles of beer on the wall,
10 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
9 bottles of beer on the wall......
"There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there always has been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that “my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge."" Isaac Asimov

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #66 on: December 30, 2005, 10:17:42 PM »
9 bottles of beer on the wall,
9 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
8 bottles of beer on the wall......

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #67 on: December 30, 2005, 10:18:04 PM »
8 bottles of beer on the wall,
8 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
7 bottles of beer on the wall......
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #68 on: December 30, 2005, 10:18:29 PM »
7 bottles of beer on the wall,
7 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
6 bottles of beer on the wall......

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #69 on: December 30, 2005, 10:18:53 PM »
6 bottles of beer on the wall,
6 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
5 bottles of beer on the wall......
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #70 on: December 30, 2005, 10:19:25 PM »
5 bottles of beer on the wall,
5 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
4 bottles of beer on the wall......

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #71 on: December 30, 2005, 10:19:53 PM »
4 bottles of beer on the wall,
4 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
3 bottles of beer on the wall......
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #72 on: December 30, 2005, 10:20:21 PM »
3 bottles of beer on the wall,
3 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
2 bottles of beer on the wall......

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #73 on: December 30, 2005, 10:20:49 PM »
2 bottles of beer on the wall,
2 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
1 bottle of beer on the wall......
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #74 on: December 30, 2005, 10:21:56 PM »
1 bottle of beer on the wall,
1 bottle of beer,
Take it down,
Pass it around
0 bottles of beer on the wall......

And that is always a great tragedy.

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #75 on: December 30, 2005, 10:22:35 PM »
Yea, from here it's time to run to the "candy store!"
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #76 on: December 30, 2005, 10:23:03 PM »
Either that, or (for those inclined to the ridiculous):

0 bottles of beer on the wall,
0 bottles of beer,
Take one down,
Pass it around
-1 bottle of beer on the wall......
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #77 on: December 30, 2005, 10:26:27 PM »
Personally, I prefer to plan ahead and make a trip to the candy store before getting in such dire straits...this was really bad planning on both our parts, guess we have no choice but to borrow beer ;)

-1 bottle of beer on the wall,
-1 bottle of beer,
Take it down,
Pass it around
-2 bottles of beer on the wall......

LOL...though I am inclined to the ridiculous, I think that's about as far as I'll go...

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #78 on: December 30, 2005, 10:27:41 PM »
Of course... I mean, if we really planned a night of Christian camaraderie, why would we only get 59 bottles of beer to start with?
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #79 on: December 30, 2005, 10:28:41 PM »
Of course... I mean, if we really planned a night of Christian camaraderie, why would we only get 59 bottles of beer to start with?

Because Math isn't ozgeorge's forte.
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #80 on: December 30, 2005, 10:29:05 PM »
oh I knew you Orthodox were all alcoholics....
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #81 on: December 30, 2005, 10:29:21 PM »
missed it!~
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #82 on: December 30, 2005, 10:29:42 PM »
We should have been counting kegs this whole time.

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #83 on: December 30, 2005, 10:31:17 PM »
Oh boy... and, of course, bottles of schlivo, ouzo, and metaxa, for that matter!
(Not that I would be enjoying a small sample of the great Grand Fine Metaxa at the moment...)
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #84 on: December 30, 2005, 10:32:02 PM »
Because Math isn't ozgeorge's forte.

It's okay... next time we're enjoying good Christian camaraderie, just double or triple your estimates!
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #85 on: December 30, 2005, 10:33:04 PM »
Oh, and I'd like to point out that the pointlessness of this thread has helped us to get under 100 from the magic 100k number...
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #86 on: December 30, 2005, 10:34:27 PM »
Reminds me of last Pascha when the new students who organized the festivities thought that bottles were a better idea than kegs and it was BYOB within a half hour...fortunately the student body as a whole was better prepared.

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #87 on: December 30, 2005, 10:36:06 PM »
This is why one needs their elders to help plan things like Barbeques, Lamb Roasts, etc.
Of course, all within reason (we have a few friends of ours GiC that shouldn't be planning purchases from the candy store - it would be too much {as if that were possible}).
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #88 on: December 30, 2005, 10:37:23 PM »
This would have to be the most pointless thread I've seen since I've been here, much less participated in.

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #89 on: December 30, 2005, 10:38:25 PM »
This would have to be the most pointless thread I've seen since I've been here, much less participated in.

And believe it or not, this was pretty much the intent of the thread... so maybe it is one of the ones that has stayed "on topic" the longest!
"There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there always has been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that “my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge."" Isaac Asimov