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Old 10-04-2013, 11:19 AM   #4576
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Considering what Super Dave Osborne has been through, wouldn't it be easy to examine his head?
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Old 10-04-2013, 11:48 AM   #4577
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Is this the Super Dave thread?
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Old 10-04-2013, 12:25 PM   #4578
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Does it have to be a Super Dave thread? Couldn't it be a thread featuring accident-prone characters?
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Old 10-04-2013, 01:17 PM   #4579
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But who else is so accident prone?

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Old 10-04-2013, 01:52 PM   #4580
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Old 10-04-2013, 02:38 PM   #4581
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Old 10-04-2013, 02:41 PM   #4582
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Old 10-04-2013, 02:58 PM   #4583
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Old 10-04-2013, 02:59 PM   #4584
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Old 10-04-2013, 03:04 PM   #4585
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Is one fall really enough to classify someone as being accident prone?
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Old 10-04-2013, 03:28 PM   #4586
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If not, then why would he keep falling off the same wall every time the story's read?
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Old 10-04-2013, 03:45 PM   #4587
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But doesn't the fact that Mr. Magoo never gets injured mean that he isn't accident prone? Instead, due to his stubbornness (which reality accommodates by arranging events) wouldn't he be considered the calm center of an accident storm that lead others to have accidents?
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Old 10-04-2013, 03:52 PM   #4588
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If not, then why would he keep falling off the same wall every time the story's read?
Isn't the story a news report of what had happened? If Lady Blue's comment is true, does this mean that every time a story is read/shown the character must go through the events again? Does this mean the following is the eternal fate of Wile E. Coyote (jump to 1:00)?

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Old 10-07-2013, 08:52 AM   #4589
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Okay. I'll concede the lack of proneness in those single unfortunate incidents. Picky, picky, picky.

But what if it was a "Groundhog Day" scenario? If stuck in a loop where the event recurs, is it still just a single accident?
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Old 10-07-2013, 11:54 AM   #4590
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Wouldn't the same thing repeating by definition be the same thing rather than variations of the same thing since they wouldn't be the same thing?
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