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Old 03-23-2007, 09:16 AM   #17341
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That's because you Brits happen to invent a crazy language. Why is it loudly, slowly, gradually, rapidly, and quickly but not fastly? We are just trying to bring some sanity to the language. Brits seem to be entirely incapable of doing it so we are shouldering the responsibility. You should be thanking us.
Well, you don't actually do things fast. But anyway...
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Old 03-23-2007, 09:21 AM   #17342
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Once you start inbreeding, the threshold for sanity lowers considerably.
Well, that's what happens when you have a large population on little islands.
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Old 03-23-2007, 09:22 AM   #17343
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Well, you don't actually do things fast. But anyway...
This is not ture, right?

I mean, is it wrong to say "the cheetah runs fast" for example?
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Old 03-23-2007, 10:06 AM   #17344
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My mind is dead. What happened to being on vacation?
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Old 03-23-2007, 10:20 AM   #17345
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Isn't that the point of a vacation?
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What if his mind was dead before the vacation?
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Old 03-23-2007, 10:33 AM   #17347
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He must've smoked a doobie again.
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He must've smoked a doobie again.
A proper Oxford gent like him? I don't see it. I'd bet it has more to do with the fact the Spring is finally here. The Spring comes, the day gets longer, the weather gets warmer, and young men's minds start getting restless...

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Well, that's what happens when you have a large population on little islands.

Stunningly excellent riposte!

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Old 03-23-2007, 11:44 AM   #17350
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You're looking forward to my birthday that much? How sweet.
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This is not ture, right?

I mean, is it wrong to say "the cheetah runs fast" for example?
Yes, you say "the cheetah runs quickly"

I promise that's 100% ture.
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Are those lovely fluffy sheep gambolling in fields and about to be clubbed over the head by an irate stepurhan, by any chance?
You're confusing me with Evil Sheep.
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Yes, you say "the cheetah runs quickly"

I promise that's 100% ture.
Well, at least, I didn't say "let's conversate."

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Well, at least, I didn't say "let's conversate."

Or worse. Let's dialogue.
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Quite.

Oh, and the Evil Sheep thing is cute.
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Or worse. Let's dialogue.
I'd rather monologue.
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How antisocial.

Good work .
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I think it's time to write myself a soliloquy.
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Go for it.
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Quite.

Oh, and the Evil Sheep thing is cute.


I found the thing with the Welsh farmer a bit disturbing...


...then again, I know people with Welsh ancestry that joke about that kind of thing.


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