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    An Engineer's Guide to Cats

    "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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    Dude wheres my guads? skinnyone's Avatar
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    this is awesome on so many different levels (and true!!)
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    I just turned off the sound after a while. I like cats better than engineers...cats communicate clearer.
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    OK, this is so going to the Brother In Law (NASA engineer) and cat owner
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    you should learn to embrace change, and mock it's failings every step of the way.

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    One of the best things I have ever seen on the tube.

    Thanks Donna.

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    Im extremely offended by that crap, as both a cat owner, and an Engineer.

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    Hey guyz? Guyz? Wait up!! Siu Blue Wind's Avatar
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    I just sent this out to people. They are gonna laugh like crazy.
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    We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.
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    Please dont outsmart the censor. That is a very expensive censor and every time one of you guys outsmart it it makes someone at the home office feel bad. We dont wanna do that. So dont cleverly disguise bad words.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wordbiker View Post
    I like cats better than engineers...cats communicate clearer.

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    Quote Originally Posted by free_pizza View Post
    Im extremely offended by that crap, as both a cat owner, and an Engineer.
    He looked pretty offended when he was cleaning out the crap, too.
    "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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    Corporal cuddling, lol. Must try that with the kitty.
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    you should learn to embrace change, and mock it's failings every step of the way :p

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    Hey guyz? Guyz? Wait up!! Siu Blue Wind's Avatar
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    My cats get so pissed for that. I feel like I'm abusing them.
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    We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.
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    Please dont outsmart the censor. That is a very expensive censor and every time one of you guys outsmart it it makes someone at the home office feel bad. We dont wanna do that. So dont cleverly disguise bad words.

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    The guy on the right was using an HP-28S calculator.
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    Yet more proof that I'm.. well, pretty much right about everything.

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    Quote Originally Posted by free_pizza View Post
    Im extremely offended by that crap, as both a cat owner, and an Engineer.
    Only because you didn't put up your video first .

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    That was awesome!
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    I love this film!

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    Quote Originally Posted by trsidn View Post
    The guy on the right was using an HP-28S calculator.
    some prefer the reverse polish notation. I use the calculator on the left, the TI-83.

    Oops, I think I've outed myself.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Falkon View Post
    some prefer the reverse polish notation. I use the calculator on the left, the TI-83.

    Oops, I think I've outed myself.
    I have the one on the right. In addition to other hp's
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    HP 48G+ for this nerd...

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    I was OK with it all until I saw the cat yodelling. That's just not right.

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    My cat who is part Siamese makes the strangest noises.
    "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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    Quote Originally Posted by Alfster View Post
    I was OK with it all until I saw the cat yodelling. That's just not right.
    The kitty does that all the time. I don't even have to hug him. He's just a very vocal cat, and he loves to sing, just like his owners...I mean, pet humans.
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    Quote Originally Posted by AEO View Post
    you should learn to embrace change, and mock it's failings every step of the way :p

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    Well done!

    Thanks Donna...I needed a good laugh today.

    Now off to go cuddle kitties...
    May you live long, live strong, and live happy!

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    excellent

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    Quote Originally Posted by nekohime View Post
    The kitty does that all the time. I don't even have to hug him. He's just a very vocal cat, and he loves to sing, just like his owners...I mean, pet humans.

    No yodelling in this house, but I do have one cat who doesn't meow, she squeaks. Honest, she's a little squeaker. Some strange noises coming out of that cat...

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