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Old 03-25-09, 06:13 PM   #1
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When would you like to have been born

We (people) have been around here (earth) for a while. If you had the choice, when and where would your choose to be born. You could be a knight or monk. Take your pick. Where would you be?


Personally, I think I would have done well in the states around 1970. That way, I grow up in the information boom.
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Old 03-25-09, 06:21 PM   #2
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Old 03-25-09, 06:24 PM   #3
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I like living now since I don't have to deal with nazis, dictators, british empire, french aristocrats, the cold war, roman empire, persian empire, ghengis khan, crusaders, feudal japan, colonists, spanish empire or barbarian eras.
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Old 03-25-09, 06:26 PM   #4
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Yeah, now all we have to deal with is our government.
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Old 03-25-09, 08:09 PM   #5
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late 20's early 30's chicago....I totaly dig on zoot suits and tommy guns
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A 1000 years from now. Maybe we will finally have our flying cars.
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Sometime around 300AD in North America would be nice.
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We (people) have been around here (earth) for a while. If you had the choice, when and where would your choose to be born. You could be a knight or monk. Take your pick. Where would you be?


Personally, I think I would have done well in the states around 1970. That way, I grow up in the information boom.
Hey me too, I've always had a thing for the 70s
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Old 03-25-09, 10:35 PM   #10
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Caveman times!
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A 1000 years from now. Maybe we will finally have our flying cars.

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Old 03-25-09, 10:50 PM   #12
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A thousand years from now. Maybe humanity will finally be extinct by then. (Except for the bloodline that led to my birth, of course.)
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Old 03-25-09, 11:07 PM   #13
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Around the beginning of the third age of middle earth.
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Or if I cant have that, then a long time ago, in a galaxy far far away.
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