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Re: The person below me

Postby shroom » Thu Mar 13, 2014 4:10 am

lol sure

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Re: The person below me

Postby theCryptofishist » Thu Mar 13, 2014 10:19 am

There are far too many mysterious things that can happen already, without making things up.
tpbm watched Alien Autopsy when it was first aired. And found it kind of boring...
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Re: The person below me

Postby ranger magnum » Mon Mar 17, 2014 7:56 pm

I thought it was pretty lame.

Tpbm over indulged at dinner tonight....
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Re: The person below me

Postby Joeln » Mon Mar 17, 2014 8:03 pm

Arroz con pollo - yum!

tpbm over indulged after dinner...
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Re: The person below me

Postby Eric » Mon Mar 17, 2014 8:32 pm

If you count doing too much work as "over indulging", then yes.



tpbm successfully avoided anything remotely "St Paddy's"ish.
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Re: The person below me

Postby fernley1 » Mon Mar 17, 2014 8:35 pm

I did nothing for St Patricks day, no green beer, no green nothing.

TPBM don't really celebrate many holidays.
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Re: The person below me

Postby theCryptofishist » Mon Mar 17, 2014 8:44 pm

True.
TPBM was forced to celebrate St. George's Day as a child.
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Re: The person below me

Postby fernley1 » Tue Mar 25, 2014 8:13 pm

No, never even heard of it till I looked it up.

TPBM has big vacation plans in the near future.
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Re: The person below me

Postby ranger magnum » Tue Mar 25, 2014 8:42 pm

My "big" yearly vacation is the Playa. So yes, I'm planning that. Just wish it was soon!

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Re: The person below me

Postby theCryptofishist » Wed Mar 26, 2014 9:42 am

I dunno. I fear my snark has fallen off lately.
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Re: The person below me

Postby Savannah » Wed Mar 26, 2014 6:21 pm

I do. I'm resilient as fuck but I didn't realize until the last few years that I am sensitive, too. I don't know if I like this sensitivity bullshit.

The person below me has made peace with vulnerability.
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Re: The person below me

Postby shroom » Wed Mar 26, 2014 6:25 pm

mostly yes

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Re: The person below me

Postby theCryptofishist » Wed Mar 26, 2014 6:55 pm

What winter? And the fucking reservoirs and snow pack are empty...
tpbm misses the bands of his/her late childhood/adolescence.
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Re: The person below me

Postby Eric » Wed Mar 26, 2014 7:25 pm

Not really. The ones I like from then are in my music collection along with stuff I've discovered since then (and stuff from before I was born). I tend to be a musical omnivore...


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Re: The person below me

Postby theCryptofishist » Wed Mar 26, 2014 8:48 pm

I'm sorta taking a breath. I've been tearing through a bunch of new stuff for the past two or three or four years, there's a lot of undiscovered stuff already in hand.
tpbm is a "greatest hits" sort of person.
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Re: The person below me

Postby BBadger » Wed Mar 26, 2014 9:57 pm

Got that right. Why assault my ears with refuse-filler from the days where you had to buy a whole album?

People lament that so many plays, symphonies, songs, etc. were "lost" to time. However, did they ever consider that maybe -- like now -- that so much of the media churned out in those days was mass-produced garbage? They may have been purposely dumped and forgotten precisely because of that fact. For example, maybe the majority of Sophocles' "lost" plays were nothing more than a playwright's corn-encrusted turd, like the two-bit flicks that fill the dead-space of summer, or the wasteland of feel-good bullshit made for television movies on the Hallmark channel. Who even cares about the thousands of minuets, sonatas and other trendy music of its time? We only kept a few classical pieces from that era because there was no point in saving the others.

The Best Hits were the only ones people bothered to keep.

For good reason.

"A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away." - Antoine de Saint-Exupery

But now... now we have the misfortune of never losing music takes or scenes from movies. Some of those should have flushed faster than a prom-night abortion. Now they get cobbled together into the "Director's Ultimate Uncut Omega Final Turbo Collector's edition" of whatever movie is out. George Lucas has mastered this practice.

TPBM also thinks that people replying as TPBM should meet the qualifications set by TPA (A = above), not deny or deflect it to say something else -- or allow someone else to reply instead.
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Re: The person below me

Postby Eric » Wed Mar 26, 2014 10:33 pm

Nope - don't think there should be any qualifications on how people answer - answer long, answer short, have your answer go on a surrealistic trip through your brain. It's free-form thinking, not the SAT.


tpbm wants everything in its place, always
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Re: The person below me

Postby FossaFerox » Wed Mar 26, 2014 11:19 pm

Always. Which is why it bothers me so much not knowing what my own place is...

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Re: The person below me

Postby Simon of the Playa » Thu Mar 27, 2014 7:13 am

you bet your ass...

i have not had health ins. or have seen a doctor in 15 years, why should i start now. fuck that shit, you can't MAKE me do ANYTHING, you're not my real mom.

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Re: The person below me

Postby Roberto Dobbisano » Thu Mar 27, 2014 7:17 am

no, but your Dognitive Cissonance is amazing.

tpbm is not going to miami this year.
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Re: The person below me

Postby H.G.Crosby » Thu Mar 27, 2014 7:19 am

oh HELL no...
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Re: The person below me

Postby Eric » Thu Mar 27, 2014 1:01 pm

You are correct sir(s).


tpbm wonders if Simon's socks talk together off ePlaya, or only here...
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Re: The person below me

Postby Simon of the Playa » Thu Mar 27, 2014 1:22 pm

if you only knew...

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Re: The person below me

Postby theCryptofishist » Thu Mar 27, 2014 10:50 pm

Das stimpt. Screibe es richtig? Das weiss ich nicht.
oh heck, I wish I spoke better czech or russian or both, too.
tpbm wishes s/he spoke better english.
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Re: The person below me

Postby Thecatman » Sat Mar 29, 2014 4:28 pm

Not like the English. I wouldn't understand myself. I wish I knew German though.


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Re: The person below me

Postby fernley1 » Sat Mar 29, 2014 7:55 pm

Yes, the wind is bad today in Northern Nevada. I hope it will rain soon.
But I did get a bunch of Indoor burning man projects further along.

TPBM has not started any projects for this years Burning Man yet.
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Re: The person below me

Postby theCryptofishist » Sat Mar 29, 2014 8:30 pm

No. I'm not going.
tpbm loves my new quasi-independence...
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Re: The person below me

Postby Elorrum » Sat Mar 29, 2014 9:33 pm

If you love it, then I love it too.
but quasi? "having some resemblance usually by possession of certain attributes" I think you've got the whole independence package.

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Re: The person below me

Postby theCryptofishist » Sat Mar 29, 2014 10:39 pm

Yeah, more or less...
tpbm works with yarn...
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Re: The person below me

Postby BoyScoutGirl » Sun Mar 30, 2014 5:31 am

Not recently, but I did knit a scarf for AntiM's Home a year or two back.

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