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    I need more cowbell. Digital Gee's Avatar
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    Should Tom Bombadil restore his avatar?

    Well, should he?
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    No!!!!
    Not Ever!!!!
    Never!!!

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    I liked the one with the big-wheeled bike. The one with the wings creeps me out, to be honest. The others just suck.

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    Tom without the helmet is just not Tom.......no matter what it makes him do.



    Tom with the helmet is just not Tom..........it makes him do strange things.




    Therefor Tom is not Tom...................so who is he.

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Weak Link
    The one with the wings creeps me out, to be honest.
    Hmmm ... now you have me thinking about bringing it back again.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Bombadil
    Hmmm ... now you have me thinking about bringing it back again.
    First the brain is gone. Now the helmet is gone. For crying out loud, Tom, stop losing your stuff!

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    Bring it back! It was right up there with Sheldon's.

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    His Brain is Gone! Tom Bombadil's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Motorad
    First the brain is gone. Now the helmet is gone. For crying out loud, Tom, stop losing your stuff!
    I wish that was all that was gone.
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    Good Gawd, man, the helmut! It`s one of the best avatars at this joint.
    We`re all Bozos on this bus.

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    R.I.P.

    Tom had an identity.

    Now..............................................

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    I need more cowbell. Digital Gee's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by card
    R.I.P.

    Tom had an identity.

    Now..............................................
    Tom who?
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    Is Tom still here? I thought he got himself voted off the island.
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    See Tom, what did I tell you. When are you going to start listening to me?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Digital Gee
    Should Tom Bombadil restore his avatar?
    So there was this Tom guy who had an unrestored avatar? Was it in pretty good shape or was it all rusty and in need of a new grouppo and drop bars and saddle? I don't remember this. I suppose that if he has the time to undertake such a restoration, it would be okay...assuming it doesn't involve aviator glasses and Valkyrie helmets.
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