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Old 11-14-2012, 02:00 PM
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A woman in line at the Aldis shielded her [7-8 year old] sons eyes from it and proceeded to lecture me how my tattoo glorified gun violence.
I think it's ok to fire off a warning shot in a case like that.
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Old 11-14-2012, 03:07 PM
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what the fuck a guy with two guns?oh no!jk being sarcastic
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Old 11-14-2012, 03:31 PM
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I think it's ok to fire off a warning shot in a case like that.
It's a pretty good tattoo, but the guns on it are inoperable.
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Old 11-15-2012, 01:04 AM
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I have no idea who Yosemite Sam is.
I recognize that these words are English, but my mind has difficulty grasping their concept.
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Old 11-15-2012, 09:05 PM
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YS is the roughest, toughest, rootinest, shootinest claim-jumper that ever jumped a claim, and I'm-a takin' over *your* claim! So get-a goin' a-fore I puncture your hide!


Warner Brothers had the philosophy that the louder the opponent Bugs Bunny had, the more impotent he was. So Marvin the Martian, who could destroy whole planets, was relatively quiet. And Yosemite Sam was completely ineffectual.
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Old 11-15-2012, 09:10 PM
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But Wile E. Coyote is entirely mute. Roadrunner has all the lines, and he only has one.
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Old 11-15-2012, 09:20 PM
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Does the image of Yosemite Sam shooting some handguns in the air offend you?

On a tattoo?
On mudflaps?
On computer wallpaper?
On a boat?
With a goat?
No I don't Sam I am.

really I don't get why you are asking this, OK some people don't like guns.........
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Old 11-16-2012, 03:54 AM
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But Wile E. Coyote is entirely mute. Roadrunner has all the lines, and he only has one.
Wile E. Coyote (Su-u-u-u-u-per Genius: Yes! I think I like the way that sounds!) had a speaking role when he faced Bugs. As for Yosemite vs. Marvin:
Director Charles Jones noted that while Bugs' major enemy, Yosemite Sam was loud and violent, he was obviously no threat. So he decided to create the opposite type of character; one who was quiet and soft-spoken, but whose actions were incredibly destructive and legitimately dangerous. Marvin The Martian made his debut in the 1948 cartoon Haredevil Hare. http://looneytunes.wikia.com/wiki/Marvin_the_Martian
I guess that the loud/impotent vs. quiet/powerful template didn't apply to the entire lineup though: I was thinking of this obscure comic book.
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Old 11-16-2012, 08:34 AM
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But Wile E. Coyote is entirely mute. Roadrunner has all the lines, and he only has one.
Wile E. also spoke in the 1960s cartoon where he is explaining why he wants to eat the roadrunner to a couplde of TV-watching kids, using the same "Super Genius" voice.



Sometimes you just gotta try out a voice for your mute character. The DePatie-Frelend Pink Panther was almost always mute, but they did have him speak in at least one cartoon that I have. It didn't add anything.
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Old 11-16-2012, 09:30 AM
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I've had this tat since 1981, and had it recolored in '96. I've never gotten anything but compliments on it.
Of course not. Because saying "why the fuck would you have a goddamned Yosemite Sam tattoo on you? Are you just functionally retarded or entirely so?" would be rude and much more confrontational than a simple eyeroll.
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Old 11-16-2012, 09:53 AM
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I must confess to some curiosity at how one phrases a compliment about a Yosemite Sam tattoo. "I really love how they captured the depth of his moustache!"
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Old 11-16-2012, 10:07 AM
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"His eyes really sparkle!"
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Old 11-16-2012, 12:20 PM
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Sweet guns!... and I like the tattoo!
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