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Old 05-08-2008, 07:10 PM   #1
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Utterable silliness?

So, what constitutes the line between unutterable silliness and the utterable type?

Is it a fine distinction or a shading through a spectrum of grays?

Do we have guidelines, is what I'd like to know.
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Old 05-08-2008, 07:12 PM   #2
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i beleive it's usually determined by a roll call. (you know who you are.)
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Old 05-08-2008, 07:13 PM   #3
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Old 05-08-2008, 07:50 PM   #4
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Old 05-08-2008, 08:25 PM   #5
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Well, floccinaucinihilipilification certainly is NOT utterable. Can you pronounce it??? Therefore, it must be UNutterably silly.
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Old 05-08-2008, 08:27 PM   #6
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Flossy Nossy Nilla Pilla Fuh-Ka-shen. (the last almost rhymes with "vacation"). And to the OP, it takes a Quorum.
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Old 05-08-2008, 08:40 PM   #7
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You sure? There's an H in the middle of that Nilla part. Unless you are gonna claim it's meant to be silent!
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Old 05-08-2008, 10:34 PM   #8
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So, what constitutes the line between unutterable silliness and the utterable type?
The first rule of Unutterable Silliness is, you do not talk about Unutterable Silliness.

The second rule of Unutterable Silliness is, you DO NOT talk about Unutterable Silliness.

Third rule of Unutterable Silliness: if someone yells "Stop", goes limp, taps out, beat them with a kipper.

Fourth rule: two guys, seven girls, one hundred and twelvety unspecified to a thread.

Fifth rule: one silliness at a time, gentlepersons.

Sixth rule: no shirts, no underpants.

Seventh rule: Unutterable Silliness will go on as long as it has to.

And the eighth and final rule: if this is your first Unutterable Silliness, you have to wear a lion-fur sporran filled with sweatmeats.

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Is it a fine distinction or a shading through a spectrum of grays?
I see puce, and some splashes of bright red too.

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Do we have guidelines, is what I'd like to know.
See above.

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Old 05-08-2008, 10:39 PM   #9
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i thought rule six was : "there is NO rule six".
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Old 05-08-2008, 10:39 PM   #10
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we can call your rule "6 and a half."

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Old 05-08-2008, 10:57 PM   #11
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i thought rule six was : "there is NO rule six".
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we can call your rule "6 and a half."
Hmm, marginally disturbing...Zelda has begun replying to herself.

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Old 05-08-2008, 11:02 PM   #12
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actually i was talking to you.

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(i beleive she was, in fact.)
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Old 05-08-2008, 11:15 PM   #13
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actually i was talking to you.

(no she wasn't)

(i beleive she was, in fact.)
You should go have a "chat" on the front page (at the bottom). It's existential insanity, baby, yeah!

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Old 05-09-2008, 12:18 AM   #14
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Can I keep my cravat and argyle socks on???
Keep them? I strongly suspect it makes you the referee.

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