discarded lies: thursday, august 28, 2014 8:06 am zst
A Politburo of Two
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MeFi does Game of Thrones
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Kim Jong Il's sushi chef
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Lance Armstrong confesses
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The Effect of Peanut Butter on The Rotation of The Earth
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I’M NOT OKAY WITH CHRIS BROWN PERFORMING AT THE GRAMMYS AND I’M NOT SURE WHY YOU ARE
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Philly's Mayor Nutter: "stop being idiots and assholes"
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Boffins tease us by dangling cure for the common cold in our snotty faces
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Apple's iPhone business is now bigger than the Mac and the iPod!
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Matt Groening's Apple ad
Senate boosts funding for Frikkin' Lasers
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A Fit Punishment For Various Guilty Parties In The Current Economic Fiasco
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Lieberman to speak at Republi-con
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franco cbi
I'm 5'9 1/2", shoe size 10C. My arms, particularly my forearms, are long.
packen
LOL at yous.
packen
[ #4 ]/ evariste: I'm afraid to measure. If my foot is as big as my forearm, I must
evariste
Whatever, Littlefoot.
evariste
[ #2 ]/ franco cbi My foot is 2" shorter than my forearm Freak.
evariste
My foot is only like half an inch shorter than my forewarm (wrist to elbow). Had no idea, my forearm
franco cbi
Four Elements: Earth, Air, Fire and Water. Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse: Pestilence, War, Famine, Death. Hurricane or
franco cbi
Very close! My foot is 2" shorter than my forearm when measured from the tip of my elbow, 1" longer
evariste
Holy shit.
zorkmidden
I know! What's next, a flood?
Paige
My boyfriend is away in the army, and my ex showed up drunk. He got really rough and we ended
packen
Poor zorkie... First Ebola, then earthquake.
evariste @ large
They figured they might as well, since no one else is doing it (CNN LOL).
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' Over the past 15 years, the fashion industry has undergone a profound and baffling transformation. What used to
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zorkmidden
[ #11 ]/ kianb: Oh yeah, love them both.
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[ #8 ]/ zorkmidden The more I hear about Ebola, the more I want to watch
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That's amazingly done. Great skills you got there!
evariste @ large
Are you sure it's not Ebola?
kianb
Thanks for your insight Zork. I agree that creating an indie game must involve loving what you are doing and
 
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