Is it Earth Day Already?

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Is it Earth Day Already?

Post by Wolter » 22 Apr 2010, 10:33am

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Re: Is it Earth Day Already?

Post by matedog » 22 Apr 2010, 10:52am

I took the train to work not realizing it was earth day. But then I forgot a bunch of tools and couldn't bike to the job site. Ah well.
Look, you have to establish context for these things. And I maintain that unless you appreciate the Fall of Constantinople, the Great Fire of London, and Mickey Mantle's fatalist alcoholism, live Freddy makes no sense. If you want to half-ass it, fine, go call Simon Schama to do the appendix.

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Re: Is it Earth Day Already?

Post by eumaas » 22 Apr 2010, 10:53am

matedog wrote:I took the train to work not realizing it was earth day. But then I forgot a bunch of tools and couldn't bike to the job site. Ah well.
Tools? job site? Are you one of those guys who shows up with a toolbelt despite not being one of the laborers?
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Re: Is it Earth Day Already?

Post by Wolter » 22 Apr 2010, 10:57am

eumaas wrote:
matedog wrote:I took the train to work not realizing it was earth day. But then I forgot a bunch of tools and couldn't bike to the job site. Ah well.
Tools? job site? Are you one of those guys who shows up with a toolbelt despite not being one of the laborers?
Was there ever any doubt?
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Re: Is it Earth Day Already?

Post by Rat Patrol » 22 Apr 2010, 11:29am

eumaas wrote:
matedog wrote:I took the train to work not realizing it was earth day. But then I forgot a bunch of tools and couldn't bike to the job site. Ah well.
Tools? job site? Are you one of those guys who shows up with a toolbelt despite not being one of the laborers?
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Re: Is it Earth Day Already?

Post by matedog » 22 Apr 2010, 12:11pm

Wolter wrote:
eumaas wrote:
matedog wrote:I took the train to work not realizing it was earth day. But then I forgot a bunch of tools and couldn't bike to the job site. Ah well.
Tools? job site? Are you one of those guys who shows up with a toolbelt despite not being one of the laborers?
Was there ever any doubt?
Get R Done!
Look, you have to establish context for these things. And I maintain that unless you appreciate the Fall of Constantinople, the Great Fire of London, and Mickey Mantle's fatalist alcoholism, live Freddy makes no sense. If you want to half-ass it, fine, go call Simon Schama to do the appendix.

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Re: Is it Earth Day Already?

Post by eumaas » 22 Apr 2010, 12:18pm

matedog wrote:
Wolter wrote:
eumaas wrote:
matedog wrote:I took the train to work not realizing it was earth day. But then I forgot a bunch of tools and couldn't bike to the job site. Ah well.
Tools? job site? Are you one of those guys who shows up with a toolbelt despite not being one of the laborers?
Was there ever any doubt?
Get R Done!
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Re: Is it Earth Day Already?

Post by JennyB » 22 Apr 2010, 12:49pm

Cue self-righteous jaw-speaking: I drive a Prius, so I am greener than ALL OF YOU NERDS. :twitch: :shifty: :approve: :approve: :approve: :disshame:
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Re: Is it Earth Day Already?

Post by Wolter » 22 Apr 2010, 12:50pm

JennyB wrote:Cue self-righteous jaw-speaking: I drive a Prius, so I am greener than ALL OF YOU NERDS. :twitch: :shifty: :approve: :approve: :approve: :disshame:
I don't drive. So I STILL have a smaller carbon footprint than you do, Wasteful Wasterberg.
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Re: Is it Earth Day Already?

Post by JennyB » 22 Apr 2010, 12:51pm

Wolter wrote:
JennyB wrote:Cue self-righteous jaw-speaking: I drive a Prius, so I am greener than ALL OF YOU NERDS. :twitch: :shifty: :approve: :approve: :approve: :disshame:
I don't drive. So I STILL have a smaller carbon footprint than you do, Wasteful Wasterberg.
That's WasterSTEIN.
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Re: Is it Earth Day Already?

Post by Wolter » 22 Apr 2010, 12:51pm

JennyB wrote:
Wolter wrote:
JennyB wrote:Cue self-righteous jaw-speaking: I drive a Prius, so I am greener than ALL OF YOU NERDS. :twitch: :shifty: :approve: :approve: :approve: :disshame:
I don't drive. So I STILL have a smaller carbon footprint than you do, Wasteful Wasterberg.
That's WasterSTEIN.
YOU GET THE STEIN WHEN YOU EARN IT.
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Re: Is it Earth Day Already?

Post by JennyB » 22 Apr 2010, 12:53pm

Which Stein is nerdier?

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or

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Re: Is it Earth Day Already?

Post by Wolter » 22 Apr 2010, 12:56pm

The latter. All beer steins are awesome, even the fucking lame ones. Because beer comes out of them.
"There's something more honest, he believed, about traditional methods of mass starvation, labour camps, and machine gunning millions to death. Stalin was a vinyl guy who sneered at Truman converting everything to compact disc." - Thomas Jefferson

"But the gorilla thinks otherwise!"

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Re: Is it Earth Day Already?

Post by eumaas » 22 Apr 2010, 1:06pm

JennyB wrote:Image
Official stein of Wizard Bong.
"The only thing that really occurs to me that I can say on this is to point out how fascinating it is that the Hassan-i-Sabbah archetype keeps turning up over and over again ... He disappears up into the mountains and is never seen again. Believe me, he'll never be seen again. He'll live forever because of that."

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Re: Is it Earth Day Already?

Post by JennyB » 22 Apr 2010, 1:07pm

Wolter wrote:The latter. All beer steins are awesome, even the fucking lame ones. Because beer comes out of them.
Yeah, but what if the beer was Coors?
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