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Discussion in 'Sidewinders Bar & Grille' started by Mr. Lumbergh, Aug 18, 2017.

  1. Alan Crossley

    Alan Crossley Strat-Talker

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    On the assumption that "the heart of Dixi" is in Alabama, there is a six hour time difference between Dublin and Dixi. So your assumption might not be entirely accurate!
     
  2. Wrighty

    Wrighty Senior Stratmaster

    Mar 7, 2013
    Harlow, Essex, UK
    How can anyone lower themselves to mock a turtle, OK, they may look odd and not be too intelligent but............
     
  3. eclecticsynergy

    eclecticsynergy Strat-O-Master

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    Not sure about that. I know Buddy Ebsen (aka Jed Clampett and Barnaby Jones) was originally cast as the Tin Man, but the aluminum in the makeup made him so deathly sick that he had to drop out. That may be the source of the killer makeup legend.
     
  4. eclecticsynergy

    eclecticsynergy Strat-O-Master

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    Sep 23, 2014
    NY
    Here's Buddy playing a Danelectro doubleneck. When he was young, he was a Broadway dancer.

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  5. eclecticsynergy

    eclecticsynergy Strat-O-Master

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    NY
    The swimming pool on the Titanic is still full.
     
  6. circles

    circles Most Honored Senior Member Strat-Talk Supporter

    Isaac Asimov is the only author to have a book in every Dewey-decimal category.

    Every year about 98% of the atoms in your body are replaced. (Who are you? Who who, who who?)

    The citrus soda 7-UP was created in 1929; "7" was selected because the original containers were 7 ounces. "UP" indicated the direction of the bubbles.

    Every human spent about half an hour as a single cell.

    The elephant is the only animal with 4 knees.
     
  7. Mr. Lumbergh

    Mr. Lumbergh needs you to go ahead and come in on Sunday, too. Strat-Talk Supporter

    Jan 10, 2014
    Initech, Inc.
    The brain of most humans apparently still does...
     
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  8. circles

    circles Most Honored Senior Member Strat-Talk Supporter

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  9. Percy

    Percy Most Honored Senior Member Strat-Talk Supporter

    I may have posted this before

    We drive on a parkway and park in a drive way
     
  10. thomquietwolf

    thomquietwolf Most Honored Senior Member Strat-Talk Supporter

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    There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there has always been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.


    Isaac Asimov..
     
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  11. Mr. Lumbergh

    Mr. Lumbergh needs you to go ahead and come in on Sunday, too. Strat-Talk Supporter

    Jan 10, 2014
    Initech, Inc.
    Don't get my thread shut down! You're asking for the lock here.
    But yeah, totally.
     
  12. Alan Crossley

    Alan Crossley Strat-Talker

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    I accept and your wisdom and bow to your superior knowledge! I heard it some years ago on the radio and have always associated the story with the James Bond film Gold Finger were the girl was painted in gold. The story there was that they had to leave a small spot at the bottom of her spine to let her skin breathe. Alan
     
  13. jaybones

    jaybones Most Honored Senior Member Strat-Talk Supporter

  14. jaybones

    jaybones Most Honored Senior Member Strat-Talk Supporter

    I saw a Mythbusters episode where they painted Jamie Hyneman gold, and monitored his vital signs. He started not feeling well, and they had to remove it.
     
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  15. Alan Crossley

    Alan Crossley Strat-Talker

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    Sorry to hear that, but who's Jamie Hyneman?
     
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  16. omahaaudio

    omahaaudio Strat-O-Master

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    Have you ever heard what turtles say about us?
     
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  17. omahaaudio

    omahaaudio Strat-O-Master

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    Apr 21, 2014
    Omaha
    Nope.
    "The soft drink's creator, Charles Leiper Grigg, went to the grave without ever revealing where he got the name."
     
  18. circles

    circles Most Honored Senior Member Strat-Talk Supporter


    He whispered it to me on his deathbed.

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  19. omahaaudio

    omahaaudio Strat-O-Master

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    Apr 21, 2014
    Omaha
    Nope.
    They have two elbows (the point of the bend faces backwards) and two knees (the point of the bend faces forwards).
     
  20. circles

    circles Most Honored Senior Member Strat-Talk Supporter

    I really should check the internet about facts I find on the internet.
     
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