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Old 02-19-18, 09:06 PM
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In one short sentence, tell us something true about yourself that perhaps people here don't know about you. Lets not have discussion about it or quotes of the posts. Let's just post them to share.

I'll start:

I solved a crime on gut intuition.
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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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Old 02-20-18, 08:50 AM
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Old 02-20-18, 09:29 AM
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Old 02-20-18, 11:02 AM
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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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Old 02-20-18, 11:38 AM
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Old 02-20-18, 01:34 PM
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Old 02-20-18, 01:48 PM
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Old 02-20-18, 04:14 PM
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Old 02-20-18, 04:41 PM
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Old 02-20-18, 06:36 PM
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Old 02-20-18, 06:45 PM
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Old 02-20-18, 07:18 PM
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Old 02-20-18, 09:41 PM
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Old 02-20-18, 10:30 PM
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Old 02-20-18, 11:03 PM
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Old 02-20-18, 11:15 PM
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Old 02-20-18, 11:17 PM
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Old 02-21-18, 12:07 AM
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Old 02-21-18, 07:17 AM
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Old 02-21-18, 10:33 AM
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