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

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Brain cancer!
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sparks wrote:
Tue Feb 11, 2020 6:49 pm
Brain cancer!
My first reaction was "get a load of that suit". :cowbell:
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:lmao:
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I was just reading threads from 2004 here

Maybe because internet time is different but they seemed like they were from a foreign country
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Encyclopedia Dramatica lost (or deleted) their Twitter account too.

End of an era. :BigGrin3:
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How do you even know this shit? I never even think about ED
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Is that a picture of one of these locations?

https://duckduckgo.com/?q=berlin+public ... &ia=images
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Looking at that, and after a little math, it strikes me that were I to die today at the ripe young age of ~sixty, I will have lived much longer and far, far more comfortably than 99.64% of all those that have come before me. Better even than 97% of those that live with me today. Kings of old would look upon my utopia with great envy.

That's not the cream that rose to the top, that's the tiny bubbles that rose even beyond that.

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Rob Lister wrote:
Sat Feb 15, 2020 1:39 pm
That's not the cream that rose to the top, that's the tiny bubbles that rose even beyond that.
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