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    Hello! This is your knee...



    So, when I look at the picture I understand that there is no cartilage thing on the tibia. Is that right? I thought that cartilage was present both on the femur and tibia. We can also say that meniscus is only present on the tibia. That is also right?
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    the meniscus is cartilage
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    I thought meniscus was a latin-oriented boy band.

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    Quote Originally Posted by StupidlyBrave View Post
    I thought meniscus was a latin-oriented boy band.
    Absolutely right! That group was a spring board for Ricky Parton's career.

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    No, no, no, meniscus is what they serve at a Mexican seafood place. Fish tacos and whatnot.
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    I thought meniscus was cussing under your breath when it is really cold outside or when your kids can hear you.
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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 wonder I flunked school! I thought it was referring to the common cousinhood of mankind.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 20grit View Post
    Absolutely right! That group was a spring board for Ricky Parton's career.
    I thought they did the Macarena.
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    What's this thread about?
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    So if this is my knee, what is my knee on drugs like?
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    Quote Originally Posted by ahsposo View Post
    What's this thread about?
    Dolly Parton's latin nephew who does the Macarena with his boy band while eating Mexican food and cussing under his breath.
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    That's what I thought...
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    The word has multiple meanings depending on several factors. When it is capitalized, as in Meniscus, it refers to the boy band. When it is in all lower case letters and pronounced məˈniskəs, it refers to a crescent shaped body, most often associated with the female form. When it is pronounced men.niskəs, it's meaning is quite different, referring to an act performed by men of questionable character. When it is pronounced mā'niskəs, it is yet again different, meaning the possibility of being cheated from that which is rightfully yours. Finally, when it is pronounced məˈ.nit.kis, it means you may not kiss.
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    Yes, you have (or at least you did at one time) have cartilage on both sides of both knees, as well as on the Patella. Even if you are in a boy band in a Mexican restaurant with Dolly Parton.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bigbenaugust View Post
    So if this is my knee, what is my knee on drugs like?
    Like this if you really want to know and don't mind looking at a picture some would find gross.

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    Quote Originally Posted by no motor? View Post
    Like this if you really want to know and don't mind looking at a picture some would find gross.
    I'd like to see a high res version of this. It looks so thin, the cartilage.
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