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El Fuego Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-13-05 02:26 PM
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8. I was explaining to my guy friend how .mp3 files work
I told him that the files are compressed by removing the sounds the human ear doesn't process anyway. And he looks at me and says, "Oh you mean like women talking?"

I had to laugh!
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  -Why men don't listen to women GirlinContempt  Nov-13-05 02:16 PM   #0 
  - So the Sirens' Songs were a "honey-do" list?  RevCheesehead   Nov-13-05 02:18 PM   #1 
  - Bwahahahahaha!  SeattleGirl   Nov-13-05 02:22 PM   #3 
  - What, is someone talking.....  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 02:20 PM   #2 
  - Here, maybe this'll get your attention:  SeattleGirl   Nov-13-05 02:22 PM   #4 
     - Ah, I guess that means I have something to do today....  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 02:30 PM   #10 
        - Leave me alone, man! I'm trying to watch a football game!  SeattleGirl   Nov-13-05 03:01 PM   #22 
           - Football.. Smotzball..... I just wanna be where the girls are....  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 03:31 PM   #32 
              - I bet you do!  SeattleGirl   Nov-13-05 03:55 PM   #35 
                 - I'm just built that way....  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 04:16 PM   #36 
                    - Uh huh.....  SeattleGirl   Nov-13-05 04:17 PM   #37 
                       - Comfort, cuddling, not for speed....  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 04:25 PM   #38 
                          - There are those magic words again.  RevCheesehead   Nov-13-05 04:27 PM   #39 
                             - They wrote a song about me.....  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 04:32 PM   #40 
                                - * thud *  RevCheesehead   Nov-13-05 04:43 PM   #41 
                                   - I love them when they come in pairs and have those  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 04:44 PM   #42 
                                      - I just love the way the icing  RevCheesehead   Nov-13-05 04:46 PM   #43 
                                         - Especially if it is made with real cream.....  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 04:50 PM   #44 
                                            - Am I gonna have to tell the two of you to get a room?  SeattleGirl   Nov-13-05 04:51 PM   #45 
                                               - Only if you come along.....  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 04:59 PM   #46 
                                               - Well, hmmmm, uh....  SeattleGirl   Nov-13-05 05:01 PM   #47 
                                                  - Way cool....  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 05:04 PM   #49 
                                               - What a fabulous idea!  RevCheesehead   Nov-13-05 05:04 PM   #48 
                                                  - Must win lottery... Must win lottery....  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 05:05 PM   #50 
                                                     - I think you just did, sweetie.  RevCheesehead   Nov-13-05 05:07 PM   #51 
                                                     - I feel faint... The vapors... The vapors....  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 05:09 PM   #52 
                                                     - Snap out of it!  SeattleGirl   Nov-13-05 05:10 PM   #53 
                                                     - Okay, okay.... for a moment there...  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 05:11 PM   #54 
                                                     - Welcome to my world.  RevCheesehead   Nov-13-05 05:13 PM   #55 
                                                     - I get it....  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 05:17 PM   #56 
                                                     - what do you think?  RevCheesehead   Nov-13-05 05:18 PM   #57 
                                                     - Nothin' worse than a plugged minister....  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 05:19 PM   #58 
                                                     - Remember that the next time Robertson opens his mouth.  RevCheesehead   Nov-13-05 05:21 PM   #59 
                                                     - Let it flow, let it flow.....  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 05:24 PM   #60 
  - they listen  tigereye   Nov-13-05 02:24 PM   #5 
  - "It's someone giving them a honey-do list"  JVS   Nov-13-05 02:25 PM   #6 
  - Well whoever wrote the thing  GirlinContempt   Nov-13-05 02:54 PM   #18 
  - Well, they don't exactly prove that men actually listen to other men  Pharlo   Nov-13-05 02:25 PM   #7 
  - yes, that is what I think...  wildhorses   Nov-13-05 02:30 PM   #9 
  - You and Pharlo have gotten it exactly right!  CaliforniaPeggy   Nov-13-05 02:34 PM   #13 
  - We all do it to some extent, but I think  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Nov-13-05 06:15 PM   #62 
     - but you and I are proving to be the exact opposite of your theory  wildhorses   Nov-13-05 07:18 PM   #67 
        - True. Mind you, to be fair to myself, I am speculating aloud.  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Nov-14-05 08:12 AM   #81 
  - Hearing and listening are different  GirlinContempt   Nov-13-05 02:38 PM   #15 
  - I was explaining to my guy friend how .mp3 files work  El Fuego   Nov-13-05 02:26 PM   #8 
  - Thats hilarious  GirlinContempt   Nov-13-05 02:53 PM   #16 
  - If a falling woman talks in a forest  Strong Atheist   Nov-13-05 02:32 PM   #11 
  - Shhhh...the game's on  kanrok   Nov-13-05 02:33 PM   #12 
  - Can you repeat this?  rug   Nov-13-05 02:36 PM   #14 
  - grunt grunt  GirlinContempt   Nov-13-05 02:53 PM   #17 
     - Now you're using my vocabulary!  rug   Nov-13-05 02:58 PM   #19 
        - mmmph  GirlinContempt   Nov-13-05 02:59 PM   #20 
  - But I don't listen to men either...  primate1   Nov-13-05 03:00 PM   #21 
  - Hahahaha!  SeattleGirl   Nov-13-05 03:03 PM   #23 
  - You're a special case  GirlinContempt   Nov-13-05 03:03 PM   #24 
     - Yeah, that's right.  primate1   Nov-13-05 03:08 PM   #25 
        - I don't know what to do anymore. Except maybe die  GirlinContempt   Nov-13-05 03:11 PM   #27 
  - You say something? n/t  PowerToThePeople   Nov-13-05 03:09 PM   #26 
  - What? Is someone in the kitchen trying to talk to me?  LostInAnomie   Nov-13-05 03:17 PM   #28 
  - Ooooh, you'd BETTER hide!  SeattleGirl   Nov-13-05 03:21 PM   #29 
  - And all these years I thought it was just cuz y'all are stupid!  asthmaticeog   Nov-13-05 03:29 PM   #30 
  - So speaketh the pantless wonder  GirlinContempt   Nov-13-05 03:31 PM   #31 
  - Hmmmm, Music? Interesting Study.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Nov-13-05 03:33 PM   #33 
  - Not sounds like  GirlinContempt   Nov-13-05 03:54 PM   #34 
  - call it a natural spam-filter  Kellanved   Nov-13-05 05:53 PM   #61 
  - Someone please tell me...  GoddessOfGuinness   Nov-13-05 06:30 PM   #63 
  - This ones a bit better  GirlinContempt   Nov-13-05 11:49 PM   #72 
  - Thanks...  GoddessOfGuinness   Nov-14-05 12:07 AM   #73 
     - The other article was  GirlinContempt   Nov-14-05 12:13 AM   #74 
  - That's what I thought.  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Nov-14-05 08:15 AM   #82 
  - Nope. This isn't correct.  flvegan   Nov-13-05 06:35 PM   #64 
  - You are correct, sir....  WCGreen   Nov-13-05 07:02 PM   #65 
  - Thank you. I'm going to have a beer now.  flvegan   Nov-13-05 07:09 PM   #66 
  - Are you looking at my boobs now?  RevCheesehead   Nov-13-05 07:34 PM   #70 
     - Huh? What? Sorry, I wasn't paying attention  flvegan   Nov-13-05 07:43 PM   #71 
  - crap like this  thinkingwoman   Nov-13-05 07:28 PM   #68 
  - Whats so bad about it?  GirlinContempt   Nov-13-05 07:29 PM   #69 
  - Please see my response in post #79 nt  thinkingwoman   Nov-14-05 04:48 AM   #80 
  - um, what's your objection?  WindRavenX   Nov-14-05 12:36 AM   #78 
     - Um, sounds like junk science to me  thinkingwoman   Nov-14-05 04:47 AM   #79 
        - Well, that was a netscape article.  GirlinContempt   Nov-14-05 09:56 AM   #84 
           - 12 men? That's it?  thinkingwoman   Nov-14-05 01:05 PM   #87 
  - Oh were you talking?  painted_black   Nov-14-05 12:29 AM   #75 
  - Holy shit  GirlinContempt   Nov-14-05 12:35 AM   #77 
  - Yes dear. That's right dear.  bushwentawol   Nov-14-05 12:32 AM   #76 
  - Look, we all KNOW men don't listen to women, the only question is WHY...  Bruce McAuley   Nov-14-05 08:57 AM   #83 
  - If the first word is "sex"...  RedCloud   Nov-14-05 10:59 AM   #85 
  - Mmm, uhuh, we should do that maybe.  Taxloss   Nov-14-05 11:08 AM   #86 
 

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