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bobstro wrote:

I'd like to nominate this thead for the award of "most off-topic thread ever".


So funny to see that some of the very posters who drove the thread OT are now voting (with laurels) to make it the "most off-topic thread ever".  How ironic!  :smileytongue:

 

I seem to recall posts about "en fuego," for example.  :smileylol:  :smileylol:  :smileylol:  

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Sun_Cat wrote:

Except that everyone's vote shouldn't be equal. After all, we have to maintain standards. Anyone who's proven their ability to construct a succinct and logical argument gets 10 votes. Anyone with a graduate degree gets 5 votes. Those without college degrees are disqualified.

Since it seems to be common knowledge on this forum that entire arguments can be summed up in a single sentence, it certainly must be the case that the adherents of such a philosophy must all have advanced degrees.   After all, their Theses and Dissertations consist of only one sentence.  Easy and quick to write!  :smileyvery-happy:

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MacMcK1957 wrote:

Their votes actually have negative value. -5, -10 if they claim advanced degrees.

So you would award negative votes to Dean_Gibson, who has an advanced degree from a well-known university?  Why would you do that?  :smileysurprised:

 

Unless, of course, you have absolutely no idea what you are talking about.  Oh yeah!   :smileytongue:

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Re: Consumer Group: E-book Price Fixing Costs Big Bucks

Woosh.

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flyingtoastr wrote:

Woosh.


Right back atcha!  :smileyvery-happy:  Whoosh!  :smileylol: