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Old 10-01-2017, 03:22 AM
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No E

Play off last prior post, in any way, without using any word with E in its orthography. Similar to this post.
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Old 10-01-2017, 03:23 AM
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Um...okay? Did I do it right?
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Old 10-01-2017, 03:26 AM
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Um...okay? Did I do it right?
Yup.
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Old 10-01-2017, 03:29 AM
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Old 10-01-2017, 05:41 AM
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This can work similar to Trivia Dominos, play off a word in prior post, any topic, just run with it. Stick to actual words, no odd constructions.

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Old 10-01-2017, 06:47 AM
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I don't know if I can do this.

Huh. I now know that I can do it.
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Old 10-01-2017, 07:24 AM
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How is it hard?
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Old 10-01-2017, 08:13 AM
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Old 10-01-2017, 09:02 AM
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Orthographically robust, consonantally profound words impart confounding compounds.
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Old 10-01-2017, 09:54 AM
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That's not fair - jtur88's initial post had an E in it! I take it that didn't count as a word?

Oops, it looks like this post did that too.
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Old 10-01-2017, 10:51 AM
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Just hit CTRL-F and it can scan your post for you as a backup plan.
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Old 10-01-2017, 11:53 AM
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A wondrous thing, CTRL-F.
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Old 10-01-2017, 04:15 PM
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I concur. It's a good button to push. Or should I say buttons as it's actually a combination of two?

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Old 10-01-2017, 04:35 PM
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If I was boss, ctrl-F for ALL!
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Old 10-01-2017, 05:43 PM
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But a solo symbol found by ctl-F is so tiny, it won't jump out at you, if found. So you can miss it.
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Old 10-01-2017, 10:50 PM
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If you say so. I'm still not buying it 100%.
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Old 10-01-2017, 11:37 PM
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Buying is just taking your dollars and finding out what you now got is not what you wish you had. Lost funds bring much gloom for your bank account.
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Old 10-02-2017, 06:23 AM
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If you had a point, I do not know what it was.
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Old 10-02-2017, 08:32 AM
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I don't want to fight but think it's obvious what Biotop was saying.

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Old 10-02-2017, 08:56 AM
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I don't want to fight but think it's obvious what Biotop was saying.
Thank you. Sorry for any confusion.

Possibly this can assist astorian in clarification of my thoughts:

Not having cash, but owning crap brings much disgust to this individual. You cannot buy your way out of such a quandary. Put savings in your bank not in junk!
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Old 10-02-2017, 09:53 AM
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I don't want to fight but think it's obvious what Biotop was saying.

Don't wimp out! I can kick your sorry butt now, tomorrow, in a month... pick a spot and a day!

(You do know this is all a goof, right?)

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Old 10-02-2017, 10:55 AM
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Oh, it's so on. I will knock you down, pick you back up, and knock you back down again.

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Old 10-02-2017, 11:19 AM
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Alas, I am a coward. I bow out of any fisticuffs.
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Old 10-02-2017, 12:20 PM
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This book may draw our brains in. I plan to scan my ocular organs upon words found on its' papyrus. Not at all awkward sounding!

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gadsby_(novel)

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Old 10-02-2017, 03:26 PM
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Lipograms, hurray!
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Old 10-02-2017, 03:43 PM
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I am thinking of losing many grams of fat via lipo. But why is that important?
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Old 10-02-2017, 03:50 PM
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Not lipo as in sucking fat out with a vacuum (which sounds yucky), but lipo as in writing with unusual constraints (which sounds odd)
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Old 10-02-2017, 03:56 PM
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Why not try Atkins? Avoid sugar and carbs- that's all. And soon fat will vanish from your gut.
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Old 10-02-2017, 04:45 PM
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I am thinking of losing many grams of fat via lipo. But why is that important?
Thin is in. All fashionistas say so.
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Old 10-02-2017, 08:20 PM
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Who wants to pop all his pants buttons? Who wants to balloon up to a Ton? Not I, nor should you.
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Old 10-02-2017, 08:24 PM
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Too rich or too thin? No such thing.

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Old 10-02-2017, 10:11 PM
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Too bad I can't stand jogging, biking or any similar activity that might inhibit my girth.

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Old 10-02-2017, 11:13 PM
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I'm with you. I'm not into all that physical activity. I always say too much straining of any kind is bad for you.
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Old 10-02-2017, 11:19 PM
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William Banting, 1800s London mortician and coffin constructor, was an innovator who thought up a low-carb food plan, AKA "to bant" or "banting".

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Old 10-02-2017, 11:43 PM
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A quick brown fox can jump across lazy dogs if that is its wish.

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Old 10-03-2017, 12:00 AM
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Not that many (but a non-insignificant amount of folks) champion a low-crab food consumption program to discard surplus fat. Avoiding such outwardly hard animals from briny habitats may bring about a surprisingly thin look and also ward off harm from malicious snapping claws.

I don't think this btw. This simply an "anti-crab" crowd talking point. I just post about it. I say swallow snow crab (or snoring dog or fast moving fox) if you want. No skin off my back.
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Old 10-03-2017, 12:02 AM
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Do fun things with vigor (or consort of your option). Go out and gain wisdom. Motion is not its own goal, but a way to obtain goals.

...Huh. That sounds awfully profound. Or awful, right.

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Old 10-03-2017, 02:19 AM
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Old 10-03-2017, 06:04 AM
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Jeezus I'm really terrible at this game.
You suck, man. And you plainly do not grasp what this group is all about.

Our group stands for killing off a virtual monopoly that just 1 solitary symbol holds.
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Old 10-03-2017, 06:57 AM
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Most probably would not do too good at this. Not only is it a brain strain, but additionally is frustrating and has scant payback.
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Old 10-03-2017, 09:13 AM
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Fun is watching kids at a playground run and shout, not knowing your gun has blanks.

Brilliant post. You just shot up in all my opinion polls.
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Old 10-04-2017, 10:27 AM
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Brilliant post. You just shot up in all my opinion polls.
Most opinion polls quantify with accuracy. I saw this in last spring's publication of Ranch's Cowhand Journal:

Did you know a majority of cowboys (90%) opt to mount stallions that run in a constant and fast way? (This is according to a 2016 Gallup poll).
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Cowboys had an implicit array of laws. Always act civil, always say "howdy" as a salutation, nod to a man on his hoss in opposition to waving, don't try riding anybody's hoss without his approval, always aid folks in crisis, and don't put on anybody's hat that isn't your own.
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Old 10-04-2017, 11:23 AM
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His quick brown fox jumped over my lazy dog.
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Old 10-04-2017, 11:54 AM
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Your dog is not lazy. It is smart. Why should any puppy worry about a hopping omnivorous bushytail zoological woods rat? Is your poultry in harm's way? What if this fox was rabid? Trust your dog's instincts.

Now if it was a jackal doing this jumping I might concur with your pooch criticism. But using "lazy" is not fair if your companion animal's aggravation is a fox. Not fair at all. Poor Fido.

Fun history fact: King Tut had a group of ragtag dogs to ward off any annoying bounding jackals. Pyramid scholars and mummy fans still talk about King Tut's curs.
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Old 10-04-2017, 01:58 PM
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That dog pun was almost a barfing on my part.

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All this anguish, just to avoid a glyph.
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Old 10-05-2017, 02:29 PM
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All this anguish, just to avoid a glyph.
Why any anguish? Just post on a topic without using this singular non-consonant symbol. You can do it sans pain, Civil Guy.
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