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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Fri Oct 19, 2018 11:10 pm



I want some living former first lady to do a margarine commercial. :)
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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Wed Oct 31, 2018 10:24 pm

Here's one that totally would not fly today, for all manner of reasons.

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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Thu Nov 01, 2018 9:30 am

When was that pic taken?

That's what it looks like now. Well not right now, but you know what I mean.
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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by Rob Lister » Thu Nov 01, 2018 10:21 am

Abdul Alhazred wrote:
Thu Nov 01, 2018 9:30 am
When was that pic taken?

That's what it looks like now. Well not right now, but you know what I mean.
March 4, 2009.
https://twistedsifter.com/2011/06/pictu ... y-chicago/

So last decade.

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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Thu Nov 01, 2018 1:10 pm

OK, the past. Obviously .

But really "The past is a foreign country"? :roll:
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Post by robinson » Thu Nov 01, 2018 9:33 pm

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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by Witness » Fri Nov 02, 2018 1:01 am

Abdul Alhazred wrote:
Thu Nov 01, 2018 1:10 pm
But really "The past is a foreign country"? :roll:
Forgot about global warming?



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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Fri Nov 02, 2018 8:37 am

It was usually warmer than that even in the good old days. :oldman:
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Post by sparks » Fri Nov 02, 2018 12:39 pm

Climate and weather were not the same thing back then and they still aren't today! :P
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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Fri Nov 02, 2018 12:43 pm

sparks wrote:
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Climate and weather were not the same thing back then and they still aren't today! :P
... and that is also true in foreign countries, ergo ...


And in any case evidences that we are doomed, because everything is. :cowbell:
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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sun Nov 04, 2018 11:37 am

The old "Pottsy" uniform.

Much sexier than what they wear now. :coolspecs:
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Post by ed » Sun Nov 04, 2018 11:47 am

You do recognize that fully half of the observed temperatures are BELOW the annual median temperature, don't you?

Evidences!!!
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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sun Nov 04, 2018 12:52 pm

ed remembers the Pottsy uniform. Right ed?
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Post by ed » Sun Nov 04, 2018 6:56 pm

Damn right
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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sun Nov 04, 2018 7:06 pm

;)
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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by ed » Sun Nov 04, 2018 7:29 pm

Shit, I remember Pottsy too.
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