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Old 02-15-07, 07:35 PM   #1
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will dinosaurs evolve again?

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Old 02-15-07, 07:39 PM   #2
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look at my pic, then decide if they've evolved, or devolved.
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Old 02-15-07, 08:00 PM   #3
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They've never been extinct. Haven't you ever seen a Republican?
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Old 02-15-07, 08:09 PM   #4
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They've never been extinct. Haven't you ever seen a Republican?

I saw the title to this thread and immediately clicked on it, intending to write:

"As far as I can see, Ted Kennedy will never evolve."

In the spirit of bipartisanship, I salute your faster fingers.
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Old 02-15-07, 08:16 PM   #5
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They've never been extinct. Haven't you ever seen a Republican?
Thought exactly the same thing, but refrained figuring the thread might be sent down to the P&R hell realms.
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Old 02-15-07, 08:40 PM   #6
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Yeah, but I'm an Independent!
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Old 02-15-07, 10:14 PM   #7
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They're welcome to evolve all they want, so long as they're only willing to eat jerks of all political affiliation.
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Oh yes, they will evolve again, starting from this guy...

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Old 02-15-07, 10:23 PM   #9
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^ Ugh...I sure hope not. If they all talk in that same, annoying, matter-of-fact tone, I will personally go find a big asteroid to crash into the planet and wipe them out again.

The gecko is kind of an advertising dinosaur. He stopped being amusing about 3 years ago.
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Old 02-16-07, 05:58 AM   #10
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Did you hear somebody calling me, Beany?

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Did you hear somebody calling me, Beanie?

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They tell us that we lost our tails
Evolving up from little snails
I say its all just wind in sails

Are we not men?
We are DEVO!
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Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.
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Old 02-16-07, 07:44 AM   #14
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Free cookie to the first person who identifies where the band's name came from. . .
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De-evolution of course.
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I saw the title to this thread and immediately clicked on it, intending to write:

"As far as I can see, Ted Kennedy will never evolve."

In the spirit of bipartisanship, I salute your faster fingers.

Teddy came to speak at my college in MA when he first ran for office. How old are we? Damn. (FWIW, my main problem with Republicans on the national level is that they let the Neo-Cons & Religious Right hijack the party. We need thoughtful people discussing all the issues and not giving the POTUS a free pass, ever.)
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Devo, the band, I believe started at Kent State University as a result of one of the members witnessing the Kent State shootings.
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Old 02-16-07, 10:54 AM   #18
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Devo, the band, I believe started at Kent State University as a result of one of the members witnessing the Kent State shootings.
I thought they were a KISS tribute band.
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I thought they were a KISS tribute band.
Arent all bands KISS tribute bands? DEVO is exactly like KISS except for their lack of makeup, the red jumsuits, and the complete absensce of any KISS songs in their repetoire. However, Mick Jagger has been quoted as saying that DEVO's cover of Satisfaction is better than the original, which supports your theory.
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Arent all bands KISS tribute bands? DEVO is exactly like KISS except for their lack of makeup, the red jumsuits, and the complete absensce of any KISS songs in their repetoire. However, Mick Jagger has been quoted as saying that DEVO's cover of Satisfaction is better than the original, which supports your theory.
I'm glad we're on the same page. You can KISS me now.
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