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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:06 PM
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Poll question: Meat Is Murder





Poll result (59 votes)
Meat Is Murder (4 votes, 7%)Vote
The Smiths (2 votes, 3%)Vote
The Queen Is Dead (9 votes, 15%)Vote
Strangeways Here We Come (2 votes, 3%)Vote
Rank (0 votes, 0%)Vote
Morrissey's solo career is more up my alley. (2 votes, 3%)Vote
Progmom....bite me. (40 votes, 68%)Vote
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  - In a goth mood, are you?  supernova   Jul-07-05 03:07 PM   #1 
  - The Smiths arent goth!!!!  vivalarev   Jul-07-05 03:08 PM   #3 
  - Christmas means carnage  GoddessOfGuinness   Jul-07-05 03:08 PM   #2 
  - 4 votes for "bite me"?  progmom   Jul-07-05 03:08 PM   #4 
  - What about "Louder Than Bombs"?  Fenris   Jul-07-05 03:09 PM   #5 
  - Yes!  bicentennial_baby   Jul-07-05 03:11 PM   #8 
  - but isn't that a compilation of singles and b-sides?  progmom   Jul-07-05 03:11 PM   #10 
  - If a double-decker bus crashes into us,  Beware the Beast Man   Jul-07-05 03:10 PM   #6 
  - a Smiths jones?  progmom   Jul-07-05 03:40 PM   #19 
  - Instigator  Debi   Jul-07-05 03:10 PM   #7 
  - EIGHT votes for "bite me"??  progmom   Jul-07-05 03:11 PM   #9 
  - You didn't see that coming...  MrSandman   Jul-07-05 06:54 PM   #43 
     - i love it!  progmom   Jul-07-05 07:28 PM   #45 
        - Just too cool for words...  MrSandman   Jul-07-05 07:30 PM   #46 
  - Ha!  Misunderestimator   Jul-07-05 03:12 PM   #11 
  - c'mon  progmom   Jul-07-05 03:13 PM   #13 
     - It was, it was...  Misunderestimator   Jul-07-05 03:14 PM   #14 
        - ah hah  progmom   Jul-07-05 03:16 PM   #15 
           - i... need... a...  Misunderestimator   Jul-07-05 03:17 PM   #16 
              - hee hee  progmom   Jul-07-05 04:08 PM   #34 
  - Oh yeah... and I voted for "Bite me"  Misunderestimator   Jul-07-05 03:13 PM   #12 
  - even meatloaf  Joan_Alpern   Jul-07-05 03:25 PM   #17 
  - isn't that a singles and rarities compilation?  progmom   Jul-07-05 03:39 PM   #18 
  - yes it is  Joan_Alpern   Jul-07-05 03:45 PM   #24 
     - i stuck with the original LPs  progmom   Jul-07-05 03:53 PM   #26 
        - I'll remember that in the future  Joan_Alpern   Jul-07-05 03:59 PM   #29 
           - ugh  progmom   Jul-07-05 04:05 PM   #32 
              - that was so totally a complement !  Joan_Alpern   Jul-07-05 04:14 PM   #37 
                 - it's not the first time i have been called that  progmom   Jul-07-05 04:15 PM   #39 
  - Bat out of Hell was good  Lilith Velkor   Jul-07-05 03:45 PM   #23 
     - Bat out of Hell II: Back into Hell ... was better  Joan_Alpern   Jul-07-05 03:56 PM   #27 
        - I can see Paradise by the Dashboard Light  Lilith Velkor   Jul-07-05 04:07 PM   #33 
           - on hot summer night would you offer your throat to the wolf  Joan_Alpern   Jul-07-05 04:24 PM   #41 
  - Since this is my favorite band....  sjbech   Jul-07-05 03:42 PM   #20 
  - The Queen Is Dead is my fave too.  progmom   Jul-07-05 03:44 PM   #22 
     - Same here :)  sjbech   Jul-07-05 03:48 PM   #25 
     - I too voted The Queen Is Dead but I must be the only one in the world who  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jul-07-05 07:41 PM   #48 
  - Meat is Murder, but it tastes so good!  no name no slogan   Jul-07-05 03:43 PM   #21 
  - why thank you!  progmom   Jul-07-05 03:56 PM   #28 
     - I bet I look more like him now, post-divorce  no name no slogan   Jul-07-05 03:59 PM   #30 
        - holy crap......  progmom   Jul-07-05 04:03 PM   #31 
           - Heeheeheeheehee  no name no slogan   Jul-07-05 04:10 PM   #35 
              - "a high quality babe"  progmom   Jul-07-05 04:11 PM   #36 
                 - flattery gets you everywhere  no name no slogan   Jul-07-05 04:15 PM   #38 
                    - intelligent, liberal berbabe  progmom   Jul-07-05 04:16 PM   #40 
                       - Aw shucks...  no name no slogan   Jul-07-05 06:52 PM   #42 
                          - i know that other people saying it doesn't compare to knowing it yourself  progmom   Jul-07-05 07:27 PM   #44 
  - I believe there's a place for all of nature's creatures...  mcscajun   Jul-07-05 07:34 PM   #47 
  - is that a Smiths lyric I am not familiar with?  progmom   Jul-07-05 08:01 PM   #49 
  - Working class Hero  orpupilofnature57   Jul-07-05 08:24 PM   #50 
 
supernova Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:07 PM
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1. In a goth mood, are you?
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vivalarev Donating Member (503 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:08 PM
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3. The Smiths arent goth!!!!
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GoddessOfGuinness Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:08 PM
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2. Christmas means carnage
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:08 PM
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4. 4 votes for "bite me"?
:rofl:
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Fenris Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:09 PM
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5. What about "Louder Than Bombs"?
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bicentennial_baby Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:11 PM
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8. Yes!
Although I am partial to The Queen is Dead and Strangeways
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:11 PM
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10. but isn't that a compilation of singles and b-sides?
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Beware the Beast Man Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:10 PM
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6. If a double-decker bus crashes into us,
to die by your side is such a heavenly way to die.

Yeah, I've had a real Smiths jones lately, for perhaps the first time in my life. I need help.

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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:40 PM
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19. a Smiths jones?
Edited on Thu Jul-07-05 03:41 PM by progmom
:rofl:


edited to add:
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Debi Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:10 PM
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7. Instigator
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:11 PM
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9. EIGHT votes for "bite me"??
:rofl:

:rofl:

:rofl:

:rofl:
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MrSandman Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 06:54 PM
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43. You didn't see that coming...
:spray:
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 07:28 PM
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45. i love it!
:bounce:
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MrSandman Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 07:30 PM
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46. Just too cool for words...
Edited on Thu Jul-07-05 07:31 PM by MrSandman
:yourock:
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Misunderestimator Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:12 PM
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11. Ha!
:spank:
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:13 PM
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13. c'mon
i thought it was fucking brilliant! ;)
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Misunderestimator Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:14 PM
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14. It was, it was...
I just wanted to spank you. :)
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:16 PM
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15. ah hah
you spank, i bite....

works for me.

:P
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Misunderestimator Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:17 PM
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16. i... need... a...
cold shower now... :D
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 04:08 PM
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34. hee hee
:evilgrin:
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Misunderestimator Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:13 PM
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12. Oh yeah... and I voted for "Bite me"
:evilgrin:
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In_The_Wind Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:25 PM
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17. even meatloaf
x( you forgot ... hat full of hollow
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:39 PM
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18. isn't that a singles and rarities compilation?
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In_The_Wind Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:45 PM
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24. yes it is
>
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:53 PM
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26. i stuck with the original LPs
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In_The_Wind Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:59 PM
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29. I'll remember that in the future
... *note to self* ... progmom is a musical purist :thumbsup:
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 04:05 PM
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32. ugh
yeah...to a certain degree....i am. x(
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In_The_Wind Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 04:14 PM
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37. that was so totally a complement !
my cyber witticisms don't always translate well
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 04:15 PM
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39. it's not the first time i have been called that
and it isn't always meant in a positive way.

but i will take your compliment! :bounce:
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Lilith Velkor Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:45 PM
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23. Bat out of Hell was good
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In_The_Wind Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:56 PM
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27. Bat out of Hell II: Back into Hell ... was better
I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)... ROCKS!
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Lilith Velkor Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 04:07 PM
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33. I can see Paradise by the Dashboard Light
That's the one.
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In_The_Wind Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 04:24 PM
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41. on hot summer night would you offer your throat to the wolf
with the red roses
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Dastard Stepchild Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:42 PM
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20. Since this is my favorite band....
I take this poll rather seriously.

Their self-titled first album was great. Really great, It is probably my second favorite, notable for the excellent Reel Around The Fountain, The Hand That Rocks The Cradle, and Suffer Little Children.

Overall, Meat is Murder is not their strongest album - though MANY would disagree with me. Some good lyrics on Nowhere Fast and Rusholme Ruffians, and How Soon Is Now IS a classic, but this one is not my favorite album.

The Queen is Dead has some great songs, and gets bonus points for the most excellent The Boy With The Thorn in His Side, Bigmouth Strikes Again, and Some Girls Are Bigger Than Others. However, for having the timeless and most necessary There Is A Light That Never Goes Out, this album is the clear winner.

Strangeways is a more somber album, but has some excellent tracks: I Won't Share You and I Started Something I Couldn't Finish.

Rank is a live album - some of the other bootlegs out there are much better... particualrly the Handsome Devils bootleg.

Winner: The Queen is Dead for overall album awesomeness.

I put waaaaaaaaaay too much thought into this. :)
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:44 PM
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22. The Queen Is Dead is my fave too.
:hi:

where have you been? i have missed you!
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Dastard Stepchild Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:48 PM
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25. Same here :)
Finishing up an exhausting but satisfying first year of my grad school program. We ended quite a bit later than other schools, so I was working pretty heavy into June.
Now, it's all about getting my net legs back in top form.

Good to be back. :)
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Commie Pinko Dirtbag Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 07:41 PM
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48. I too voted The Queen Is Dead but I must be the only one in the world who
thinks its title track is the best of the album.

Farewell, farewell, oh, to this land's cheerless marshes
Hemmed in like a boar between arches
Her very Lowness with a head in a sling
I'm truly sorry - but it sounds like a wonderful thing

I said Charles, don't you ever crave
To appear on the front of the Daily Mail
Dressed in your Mother's bridal veil ?
Oh oh oh oh. Oh oh oh oh oh oh.
And so, I checked all the registered historical facts
And I was shocked into shame to discover
How I'm the 18th pale descendant
Of some old queen or other

Oh has the world changed, or have I changed?
Oh has the world changed, or have I changed?

Some 9-year old tough who peddles drugs
I swear to God
I swear: I never even knew what drugs were
Oh oh oh oh. Oh oh oh oh oh oh.
So, I broke into the palace
With a sponge and a rusty spanner
She said: "Eh, I know you, and you cannot sing"
I said: "That's nothing - you should hear me play piano"

We can go for a walk where it's quiet and dry
And talk about precious things
But when you're tied to your Mother's apron
No-one talks about castration
Oh oh oh oh. Oh oh oh oh oh.

We can go for a walk where it's quiet and dry
And talk about precious things
Like love and law and poverty
Oh, oh, these are the things that kill me

We can go for a walk where it's quiet and dry
And talk about precious things
But the rain that flattens my hair
Oh, these are the things that kill me

All their lies about make-up and long hair, are still there

Past the Pub who saps your body
And the church who'll snatch your money
The Queen is dead, boys
And it's so lonely on a limb
Past the Pub that wrecks your body
And the church - all they want is your money
The Queen is dead, boys
And it's so lonely on a limb

Life is very long, when you're lonely
Life is very long, when you're lonely
Life is very long, when you're lonely
Life is very long, when you're lonely
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no name no slogan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:43 PM
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21. Meat is Murder, but it tastes so good!
I voted for the first one myself because of memories of a certain hellish freshman year at college, but I gotta say Meat's probably the better album.

But progmom, you may still bite me :D
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:56 PM
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28. why thank you!
:evilgrin:

even though you do look my ex-boyfriend. ;)
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no name no slogan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 03:59 PM
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30. I bet I look more like him now, post-divorce
I cut off all my hair and lost 20 lbs so far since May:


(cue creepy "Twilight Zone" music.....)
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 04:03 PM
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31. holy crap......
you sure do. :scared:
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no name no slogan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 04:10 PM
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35. Heeheeheeheehee
Yeah, but if he could pull a high-quality babe such as yourself maybe I DO have some hope for happiness! :D
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 04:11 PM
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36. "a high quality babe"
why i do believe that is the nicest thing anyone has said to me all day! ;)
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no name no slogan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 04:15 PM
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38. flattery gets you everywhere
Edited on Thu Jul-07-05 04:15 PM by no name no slogan
what can I say, I'm a pushover for intelligent, liberal überbabes...
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 04:16 PM
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40. intelligent, liberal berbabe
:swoon:

thanks! you're pretty great yerself! :bounce:
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no name no slogan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 06:52 PM
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42. Aw shucks...
Yeah, it's taken me a while to realize that, but I can live with it. :D :hi: :yourock:
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 07:27 PM
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44. i know that other people saying it doesn't compare to knowing it yourself
...but I think you're really bright and funny and warm and all those good things. :thumbsup:
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mcscajun Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 07:34 PM
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47. I believe there's a place for all of nature's creatures...
...right next to the potatoes and gravy.

Oh, and can you pass the salt, please?

:silly: :silly: :silly: :silly: :silly:
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progmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 08:01 PM
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49. is that a Smiths lyric I am not familiar with?
:hi:
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orpupilofnature57 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 08:24 PM
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50. Working class Hero
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