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Old 07-07-2008, 11:27 PM   #946
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Hey, this continent's going places! If PNG gets in the way, it's their own fault.

NZ can stay put down there and just ... ooze.
You should respect that PNG likes being where it is and kindly go around.

New Zealand will just keep becoming bigger and better.
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Melbourne used trolley poles until the 1990s, when they were replaced with pantographs, ostensibly due to superior reliability and the fact that a trolley pole has to be swung to face the other way when you want to change direction of travel.
My only question is, what exactly is the etymology of "pantograph"? Okay, -graph is supposed to be "writing", but.... pants writing?? What does that have to do with tram power...
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Sober up by tomorrow night.
I have a physical in the morning, you bet your ass I'm sobering up.
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Why, because I was typing like you normally do? Lulz.
no, axver typed like me when he was drunk. he couldn't "vapitlaise"
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i only did cuz you never do. you're a machine. half machine.
I'm typing normally now that I'm concentrating. That's how fucking machine-like I am. Oh, HELYEAH!

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NM, just saw the 7 shots. nice.
Indeed. I shock everyone considering I'm, what, 125 pounds? I'm no lightweight on this front, MAYA.
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My only question is, what exactly is the etymology of "pantograph"? Okay, -graph is supposed to be "writing", but.... pants writing?? What does that have to do with tram power...
Wikipedia knows all!

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A pantograph (from Greek roots παντ- 'all, every' and γραφ- 'to write', from their original use for copying writing) is a mechanical linkage connected in a special manner based on parallelograms so that they move in a fixed relationship to each other.
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I'm typing normally now that I'm concentrating. That's how fucking machine-like I am. Oh, HELYEAH!
helyeah. is that a new word?
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Wow, that's pretty random. And I'm so lazy, I couldn't even be arsed looking up wikipedia myself.
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My only question is, what exactly is the etymology of "pantograph"? Okay, -graph is supposed to be "writing", but.... pants writing?? What does that have to do with tram power...
pants writing! :fuckyeah:
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Indeed. I shock everyone considering I'm, what, 125 pounds? I'm no lightweight on this front, MAYA.
we're like, the same weight and the same tolerance. heavyweight champions

except for the concentrating thing...fuck, i don't even do that when i'm sober.
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Let's have a drink-off and drunk-typing-off between PFan and Mizza.
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we're like, the same weight and the same tolerance. heavyweight champions

except for the concentrating thing...fuck, i don't even do that when i'm sober.
Did you see the Candy Mountain shirt???
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Did you see the Candy Mountain shirt???
i didn't make it to the mall somehow instead i ended up crashing on the floor for like, 2 hours. i missed my chance. there's still the weekend though!
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i didn't make it to the mall somehow instead i ended up crashing on the floor for like, 2 hours. i missed my chance. there's still the weekend though!
Still a chance, CHARLIEEEEEEEEE

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I Top Gear. They don't air it over here anymore, but I did catch a few ep's when I was in Dubby last month.

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