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Jester Messiah Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-21-11 02:39 PM
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22. Hell hath no fury like a monopolist scorned.
Sorry 'bout your personal gravy train there Steve-o. Not that you particularly needed more money, or had much time left to use it anyway.

Obviously, I refuse to take part in the deification of this greed-head.
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