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Old 02-07-2007, 06:30 PM
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Observation that nobody, of course, expects the Spanish Inquisition.
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Old 02-09-2007, 08:23 AM
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Counterobservation that some do expect it. Further observation that no one truly expects the Spammish Repetition.
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Old 02-09-2007, 06:10 PM
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Skeptical pause...
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Observation that in either case, the floor is no longer observed, and thus does not exist.
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Old 02-16-2007, 12:33 AM
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Observation of floor, initiating spontaneous re-existance. Failed attempt to throw oneself at re-existed floor and miss. Brief two-letter expression of pain.
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Old 02-16-2007, 12:57 AM
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Challenge to go an entire page without starting responses with "observation" or "counterobservation."
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Old 02-16-2007, 03:18 AM
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Challenge refused. Reminder that things are not supposed to be planned. Celebration of randomness.
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Old 02-16-2007, 05:13 AM
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Shooting of celebratory balloons.
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Old 02-16-2007, 07:39 AM
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Admonishment at shooting. Argument that swords are better. Further argument that there are more balloons.
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Old 02-16-2007, 06:42 PM
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Spraying of latex-specific acid all over room. Maniacal laughter as every single balloon in the room dissolves and pops on cue, covering the forum in balloon confetti.

Huge electro-magnet used to snatch every sword in the room. Huge smelting equipment used to turn them into commemorative coins.
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Old 02-16-2007, 08:19 PM
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Reminder that guns are metal also. Pointing out that guns were smelted also. Pulling out of plasma sword. Reminder that not all swords are metal.
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Length, Proust-esque description of act of hefting Demat Gun. Observations upon usefulness of said Demat Gun. Lengthy description of junking of Demat Gun. Description and reflection upon superior nature as weaponry of teaspoon and open mind.
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Old 02-17-2007, 04:48 PM
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Sigh of boredom. Query of what further purpose the guns had, thus query of why they COULDN'T be melted.

Request for the specs of a plasma sword that don't involve at least some metal.
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Old 02-17-2007, 09:17 PM
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Detailed specifications fror such a weapon, including links to websites with information. Apologies for specs and links both being in the language of the Lost Tribe of Hamara, which has been untranslatable for hundreds of years.
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Old 02-18-2007, 03:24 AM
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Arrival of a time-traveler from the 29th century, bringing a translated version of the specs, including a red circle around the thingamajobber, which was always thought to be a ceramic alloy but does in fact contain unobtainium, which is metal and quite meltable.
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Grandiloquent speech regarding need for such knowledge not to be discovered. Lengthy explanation of following requirement for time-traveller to never willen-mayan-on-happen-be-to existed. Proustian description of deletion of said person. Erasure of memory of above poster(s).

Exhortation to be surrounded by fat men with sleek heads who sleep o' nights. Explanation regarding lean and hungry appearance of yond Cassius. Extrapolation that said person thinks too much. Further addendum regarding such men as dangerous.
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Old 02-18-2007, 10:14 PM
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Request for fewer ten-dollar words.
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Old 02-19-2007, 01:52 AM
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Query regarding an apparent bias against ten-dollar (5?) verbiage.
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Old 02-19-2007, 05:39 AM
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Boring expository explanation yielding what appears to be actual facts but is really a terse command to look it up yourself.

Authorial chuckle followed by a shrug. Boring expository explanation about the term being related to an old child's game that turns words into dollar values (the letter "a" is worth a cent, "b" is two cents, etc. and that the value of the word is merely the sum of the values of the letters). A further lecture about how "ten-dollar word" merely means a LONG word.
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Old 02-20-2007, 02:49 AM
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Query as to possibility of any word in the english language or otherwise actually adding up to ten dollars based upon the previous poster's stated values.

Suggestion someone not as lazy as myself examine 'antidisestablishmentarianism'.
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