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Old 11-09-2008, 09:15 PM   #46
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Cthulhu - The West Egg is already a favorite of mine. I discovered it several business trips ago, and it's worth the walk from my digs, I think. Ok, the flowershop on State is definitely on my "Adventure Menu"! Now, if only I could pronounce "Cthulhu".
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Old 11-09-2008, 09:18 PM   #47
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Someone has been tagging me. Does the spray point wash off? At least I could peel off the sticky notes.
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Old 11-10-2008, 09:04 AM   #49
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You need to look at those tags very carefully. If you wander into the wrong neighborhood in chicago, you could start a war.
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Old 11-10-2008, 09:10 AM   #50
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about that, what is 10-w-40 ?
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Old 11-10-2008, 09:27 AM   #51
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10W40 would be a particular weight of motor oil. WD40 is also an oil, a mechanical lubricant. Think squeaky door hinges, rusty bolts, bicycle chains.

Hey, people in Chicago! When do we meet?
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Old 11-10-2008, 09:29 AM   #52
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10W40 would be a particular weight of motor oil. WD40 is also an oil, a mechanical lubricant. Think squeaky door hinges, rusty bolts, bicycle chains.
ha okay, thanks. i do know what WD40 is.
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you may end up setting the record for longest thread in which the actual topic is consistently avoided.
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Old 11-10-2008, 09:30 AM   #53
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I think I already have that record, i.e., the original "US" thread. Something about liseueueseues, mozzling, and emotifaction.
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Old 11-10-2008, 09:32 AM   #54
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I think I already have that record, i.e., the original "US" thread. Something about liseueueseues, mozzling, and emotifaction.
are you referring to "the birth of the cool" ? because that one did make a valiant effort to stay on topic for a while.
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Old 11-10-2008, 09:58 AM   #55
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As I remember it made no such effort.
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Old 11-10-2008, 10:00 AM   #56
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As I remember it made no such effort.
which one do you mean ? if it's the naming thread, it did start out as a serious discussion. i'm not saying it wasn't rapidly subverted. but its original intention was completely legitimate.
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Old 11-10-2008, 10:17 AM   #57
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Subversion is not legitimate?

Also, I was going to add a few more tags to this thread but have spent my allotment (which ain't a lot). Must find way to subvert system.
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Old 11-10-2008, 10:21 AM   #58
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oh now, that's not what i meant. however the topic discussed in the thread did conform to the threads stated topic (according to the title) for a non-negligible number of posts, *before* it was so thoroughly subverted. personally i've a fondness both for the "before" and the "after", contemporary legendary status notwithstanding.
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Old 11-10-2008, 10:25 AM   #59
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Hey, people in Chicago! When do we meet?
I'm feeling a bit of deja vu....remember how much trouble I had getting people for the Atlanta meetup? I resorted to searching for people who self-reported their location and leaving messages on user profiles.

And they don't know what they're missing.

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Subversion is not legitimate?

Also, I was going to add a few more tags to this thread but have spent my allotment (which ain't a lot). Must find way to subvert system.
So, how does one tag a thread?
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