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    OK, it's time. which one of you did it?

    is someone going to take responsibility for this?



    i've been trying to get it passed along to a special bf poster. so far, to no avail.

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    Non Tribuo Anus Rodentum and off to the next adventure (RIP) Stacey's Avatar
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    Did you just notice it Capitan Obvious?

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    you've had that for a little bit now.

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    I think it was Ted Geisel.
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    No, I did it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jynx View Post
    you've had that for a little bit now.
    what part of "OK, it's time" lead you to believe that I just noticed it?

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    What the bald spot?

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    I have given a surprise star to a member, but I will carry that members identity to my grave with me. And no, I did not give Botto his star.
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by botto View Post
    what part of "OK, it's time" lead you to believe that I just noticed it?
    you thought your secret admirer would admit they bought it for you? I bet it was pcad as he has a disturbing crush on you.
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    In honor of Texas, it is a lone star bald spot

    The first rule of flats is You don't talk about flats!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hobartlemagne View Post
    In honor of Texas, it is a lone star bald spot
    Those normally only occur in back hair and on women here in Texas.
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    'Twernen't me.

    I don't have the petty cash for such as show of appreciation.

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    Note to whoever bought it:

    One of the last times I bought a star for someone, I prefererred to remain anonymous, so then on the inevitable thread, some other Foo asshat took credit for it. You must decide whether the gratification of an anonymous good deed outweighs the mortification of someone else potentially taking credit for it. Just sayin'.

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    Quote Originally Posted by KrisPistofferson View Post
    Note to whoever bought it:

    One of the last times I bought a star for someone, I prefererred to remain anonymous, so then on the inevitable thread, some other Foo asshat took credit for it. You must decide whether the gratification of an anonymous good deed outweighs the mortification of someone else potentially taking credit for it. Just sayin'.
    As to not make Kris EvenmorePistofferson. I didn't give you the little red star. But how's the pipe?

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    I bought PisKristofferson his star. no really, I did. okay, I really didn't I am a compuslive liar. But I may be lying about that as well.
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    I already did.

    Last edited by Portis; 01-21-08 at 12:35 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by KrisPistofferson View Post
    Note to whoever bought it:

    One of the last times I bought a star for someone, I prefererred to remain anonymous, so then on the inevitable thread, some other Foo asshat took credit for it. You must decide whether the gratification of an anonymous good deed outweighs the mortification of someone else potentially taking credit for it. Just sayin'.
    chances are i'd only believe it if someone PMd me.

    just sayin'

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    Although Brian and I took a vow to never tell, what I will say is that no one who has posted on this thread thus far is responsible.
    "Real wars of words are harder to win. They require thought, insight, precision, articulation, knowledge, and experience. They require the humility to admit when you are wrong. They recognize that the dialectic is not about making us look at you, but about us all looking together for the truth."

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    I thought about buying him a star one time when I was drunk, if it means anything.

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    I think it was MERTON.
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    - it's pretty well established that Hitler was an *******.

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    Quote Originally Posted by KingTermite View Post
    I think it was MERTON.
    whoever that is.

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    Quote Originally Posted by botto View Post
    whoever that is.
    A previous recipient of an anonymous (at least at first) red star donation.
    Quote Originally Posted by coffeecake View Post
    - it's pretty well established that Hitler was an *******.

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    Quote Originally Posted by botto View Post
    whoever that is.
    It's hard to explain the phenomenon that was MERTON, as all traces of him have been wiped from the board.

    Think Ryanf, but with bizarre real world issues that were 500% more entertaining. MERTON, though, is missed by almost all that ever read one of his crazed threads.

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    Quote Originally Posted by donnamb View Post
    Although Brian and I took a vow to never tell, what I will say is that no one who has posted on this thread thus far is responsible.
    Thanks for the PM Donna. I'm sorry to hear that Brian got so drunk that he bought botto a red star. That explains why he has left the forums for awhile. It sounds like it was a much needed respite.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CyLowe97 View Post
    It's hard to explain the phenomenon that was MERTON, as all traces of him have been wiped from the board.

    Think Ryanf, but with bizarre real world issues that were 500% more entertaining. MERTON, though, is missed by almost all that ever read one of his crazed threads.
    i never found the former to be entertaining, so does taht mean that merton was 500% more entertaining than absolute boredom?

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