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

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

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sat Apr 06, 2019 3:56 am

Triggered in a good way. :wink:
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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by Witness » Sun Apr 07, 2019 3:20 am

Abdul Alhazred wrote:
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Triggered in a good way. :wink:
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Post by Pyrrho » Sun Apr 07, 2019 11:12 am


The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a UFO. Swamp gas from a weather balloon was trapped in a thermal pocket and reflected the light from Venus.

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Post by Doctor X » Sun Apr 07, 2019 8:17 pm

Lol geeks arguing of which number of FAIL that was.

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

Post by Pyrrho » Sun Apr 07, 2019 11:02 pm

AFAIK "WINNT" was not part of Windows 3.1.
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Post by sparks » Mon Apr 08, 2019 4:13 am

Pyrrho wrote:
Sun Apr 07, 2019 11:02 pm
AFAIK "WINNT" was not part of Windows 3.1.
True.
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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by Pyrrho » Mon Apr 08, 2019 10:39 am

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The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a UFO. Swamp gas from a weather balloon was trapped in a thermal pocket and reflected the light from Venus.

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

Post by robinson » Mon Apr 08, 2019 2:03 pm

You never know what's going to happen, then some shit happens nobody saw coming, then later somebody says they knew it was coming, then some new shit happens nobody saw coming, rinse and repeat

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

Post by shemp » Mon Apr 08, 2019 5:16 pm

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Post by Anaxagoras » Tue Apr 09, 2019 9:09 am

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Supposedly taken in Colorado in 1899. Colorized of course.
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Post by Giz » Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:40 pm

Probably had a more reservoir dogs feel to it in the original black and white

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Post by ed » Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:56 pm

Will SJW insist, in the future, that such photos be shopped to include oppressed minorities?

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

Post by Giz » Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:47 pm

ed wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:56 pm
Will SJW insist, in the future, that such photos be shopped to include oppressed minorities?

Very MiniTru, no?
The process is called ‘colorization’ Ed!

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

Post by Witness » Wed Apr 10, 2019 2:02 am

Flying in the thirties:

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

Post by Pyrrho » Wed Apr 10, 2019 11:28 am


The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a UFO. Swamp gas from a weather balloon was trapped in a thermal pocket and reflected the light from Venus.

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

Post by Pyrrho » Wed Apr 10, 2019 11:30 am

Giz wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:40 pm
Probably had a more reservoir dogs feel to it in the original black and white
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https://www.shorpy.com/node/7409?ref=80 ... =_original

Eureka, Colorado, circa 1900. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative by William Henry Jackson. Detroit Publishing Company.
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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by Pyrrho » Wed Apr 10, 2019 12:03 pm

sparks wrote:
Mon Apr 08, 2019 4:13 am
Pyrrho wrote:
Sun Apr 07, 2019 11:02 pm
AFAIK "WINNT" was not part of Windows 3.1.
True.
From my Windows 3.1 install on VirtualBox.

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We will not speak of the Japanese Mac original which was far superior.
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