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Reply #435 on: April 02, 2020, 10:31:37 PM
I understand the fighter pilot had a drinking problem.

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Reply #436 on: April 02, 2020, 10:41:49 PM
It was the salmon mousse.



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Reply #437 on: April 02, 2020, 10:57:18 PM
Shirley you can't be serious!  :idiot2:

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Reply #438 on: April 03, 2020, 04:32:22 AM
I am.  And don't call me Shirley. 

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Reply #439 on: April 03, 2020, 09:55:04 AM
What a pisser.



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Reply #440 on: April 03, 2020, 01:55:34 PM
Roger, Roger. What's your vector, Victor.

They should make a movie............

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Reply #441 on: April 03, 2020, 03:12:25 PM
That post would have also worked in the 'getting old' thread.

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Reply #442 on: May 31, 2020, 08:34:39 AM

Being able to Google shit better than your clients is a legit career skill.


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Reply #443 on: June 01, 2020, 03:15:00 PM

Being able to Google shit better than your clients is a legit career skill.


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Reply #444 on: June 01, 2020, 03:16:30 PM

"My life is spent in one long effort to escape from the commonplace of existence."
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Reply #445 on: June 01, 2020, 03:18:06 PM
He deserves Sainthood

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Reply #446 on: June 01, 2020, 04:16:10 PM
He deserves Sainthood

Heartily agreed.  'Twas a great day! 


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Reply #447 on: June 01, 2020, 04:52:44 PM
Patron saint of Armchair Dragoons.



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Reply #448 on: June 01, 2020, 05:56:33 PM
Funny how monks sometimes are utterly in advance of humanity.
This gent with Scotch.
Gregor Mendel with genetics.
Blaise Pascal and wagers.
George's Lemaitre and his theory of the Expanding Universe.

And a Dragoon patron saint of thread derailment, Savanarola, and the bonfire of the vanities.
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Reply #449 on: June 03, 2020, 10:39:53 AM

Being able to Google shit better than your clients is a legit career skill.