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"We’ll be okay if people stop being twats." --Matt Haig
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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Well, we are all fucked to then.

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Yeah, good luck with that.
A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.
William Shakespeare
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@GenChuckYeager

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General, I watched #RightStuff again tonight. Amazing, as always. Did you do the flying in the film? A: Yes, I did all the flying except the NF-104. They asked me to re-enact. I said no, whoever did would augur in. They got another guy. He died.
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“If, after I depart this vale, you ever remember me and have thought to please my ghost, forgive some sinner and wink your eye at some homely girl.”

― H. L. Mencken
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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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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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So if you want a little preview of the scope of this economic situation, check out this chart of weekly jobless claims from 1950 to this very day.

https://v.redd.it/vh1cm5g767r41
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"A man does good business, who rids himself of a turd."

- Edward I "Longshanks"
A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.
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Of course chameleons don't change color for camouflage, but it's the traditional myth.
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Interesting coming from Paige who has obviously relied on her tits to get her through rather than brains.
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“A day wasted on others is not wasted on one’s self.”
still working on Sophrosyne, but I will no doubt end up with Hubris
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I was quite sure you would post something along these lines. :mrgreen:
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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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still working on Sophrosyne, but I will no doubt end up with Hubris
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Ok robinson you got me, my head was about to explode, needed a second look to find the Babylon Bee.
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Pyrrho wrote: Mon Apr 27, 2020 11:50 am
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/392 ... _Parenting
Yep, you totally outsmarted me ~ Wildcat.

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After trying to watch the second SNL done from home, I realize why nobody has ever had a hit series done from home, on the internet


It's not just awful, it's godawful
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robinson wrote: Tue Apr 28, 2020 3:03 pm After trying to watch the second SNL done from home, I realize why nobody has ever had a hit series done from home, on the internet


It's not just awful, it's godawful
Twitch has a whole business model on people doing just that.
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SNL COULD USE SOME POINTERS FROM TWITCH
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“Things may be tough now, but there’s always a light at the end of the tunnel.”

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“Well, I wouldn’t say Kim looks healthy, but he definitely doesn’t look dead.”
– Jeffrey Lewis, Director of the East Asia Nonproliferation Program, Middlebury Institute of International Studies
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One user with the handle @MaryMaryQ3 agreed, replying “Ashy and bloated.”

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He hasn't been skipping lunch, that's for sure.
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Do you think he has to saddle his own horse?
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If the horse has any sense, it saddles itself.
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I want politicians to tell me science, not doctors!

– Francis, Patriots Fan


– J.D.
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"It was the criticisms of Doc X, actually, that let me see more clearly how far the hypocrisy had gone." – clarsct
"I'd leave it up to Doctor X who has been a benevolent tyrant so far." – Grammatron
"Indeed you are a river to your people.
Shit. That's going to end up in your sig." – Pyrrho
"Try a twelve step program and accept Doctor X as your High Power." – asthmatic camel
"just like Doc X said." – gnome

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Ironic coming from a man that stayed hiding in safety for at least ten years.

And for what? An unreadable book that maybe six people finished.
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↑ Inspired by the legend?

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still working on Sophrosyne, but I will no doubt end up with Hubris
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Eisenhower, the department is filled with able men who analyze their problems well but feel always compelled to bring them to me for final solution. I must have assistants who will solve their own problems and tell me later what they've done.

– Gen. George C. Marshal, Army Chief of Staff, to temporarily-promoted to Brigadier General Dwight D. Eisenhower
– J.D.
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"Never sorry to make a racist Fucktard cry." – His Humble MagNIfIcence
"It was the criticisms of Doc X, actually, that let me see more clearly how far the hypocrisy had gone." – clarsct
"I'd leave it up to Doctor X who has been a benevolent tyrant so far." – Grammatron
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Shit. That's going to end up in your sig." – Pyrrho
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"This isn't my first rodeo."

"Yeah but you still suck at it."
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“Tivoli is my home, Flavius Agricola my name. Friends who read this, follow my advice. Mix your wine, drink well, adorned with flowers, and don’t fail to please beautiful women. When death comes, earth and fire devour all.”
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