Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sat Jul 28, 2018 9:03 pm



Sure would not fly nowadays.

For one thing Dean-o is smoking on camera. 8)
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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

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Post by Fid » Sun Jul 29, 2018 6:46 am

When these guys go for a pee break it's either forced perspective or gawd fucking damn!
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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by shemp » Mon Jul 30, 2018 3:51 am

Victorian bobbleheads!
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"[... it seems most strange that... ] the Creator of Heaven and Earth resorted to the womb of a certain Jewish lady, grew there for nine months and was born as an infant, and afterwards grew up and was betrayed into the hands of his enemies who sentenced him to death and executed him, and that afterwards... he came to life and returned to his original place. The mind of a Jew, or any other person, simply cannot tolerate these assertions. If you have listened all your life to the priests who have filled your brain and the marrow of your bones with this doctrine, and it has settled into you because of that accustomed habit. [I would argue that if you were hearing these ideas for the first time, now, as a grown adult], you would never have accepted them." -- Rabbi Moses ben Nahman, defending the Talmud at the Disputation of Barcelona, July 1263.

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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by sparks » Mon Jul 30, 2018 4:25 am

Except for the alien, top row ninth from the left.
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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Tue Jul 31, 2018 9:18 am

Wait a minute. That's not Mrs Reagan. :o











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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by Pyrrho » Wed Aug 01, 2018 1:05 am

The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a UFO. Swamp gas from a weather balloon was trapped in a thermal pocket and reflected the light from Venus.

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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by shemp » Wed Aug 01, 2018 1:42 am

It only took five years to work.
"It is not I who is mad! It is I who is crazy!" -- Ren Hoek

"[... it seems most strange that... ] the Creator of Heaven and Earth resorted to the womb of a certain Jewish lady, grew there for nine months and was born as an infant, and afterwards grew up and was betrayed into the hands of his enemies who sentenced him to death and executed him, and that afterwards... he came to life and returned to his original place. The mind of a Jew, or any other person, simply cannot tolerate these assertions. If you have listened all your life to the priests who have filled your brain and the marrow of your bones with this doctrine, and it has settled into you because of that accustomed habit. [I would argue that if you were hearing these ideas for the first time, now, as a grown adult], you would never have accepted them." -- Rabbi Moses ben Nahman, defending the Talmud at the Disputation of Barcelona, July 1263.

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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by Giz » Wed Aug 01, 2018 3:52 am

Pyrrho wrote:
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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by Pyrrho » Wed Aug 01, 2018 5:09 am

shemp wrote:
Wed Aug 01, 2018 1:42 am
It only took five years to work.
Hitler never got into England though, did he?
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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Wed Aug 01, 2018 9:26 am

Pyrrho wrote:
Wed Aug 01, 2018 5:09 am
shemp wrote:
Wed Aug 01, 2018 1:42 am
It only took five years to work.
Hitler never got into England though, did he?
Yup.

And Hitler had good teeth.

There's a lesson in that. 8)
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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by Pyrrho » Wed Aug 01, 2018 11:57 pm

Abdul Alhazred wrote:
Sat Jul 28, 2018 9:03 pm


Sure would not fly nowadays.

For one thing Dean-o is smoking on camera. 8)
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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by Witness » Thu Aug 02, 2018 12:19 am

Abdul Alhazred wrote:
Wed Aug 01, 2018 9:26 am
And Hitler had good teeth.

There's a lesson in that. 8)
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Re: Abdul's official "The past is a foreign country" thread.

Post by Pyrrho » Sun Aug 05, 2018 2:37 pm

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The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a UFO. Swamp gas from a weather balloon was trapped in a thermal pocket and reflected the light from Venus.