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by Gumby
Wed May 18, 2022 4:16 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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free thoughtpolice wrote: small bird:
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Ooh, nice. I always have a hard time photographing the sparrows and similarly-sized birds. They're just too quick for this old man.
by Gumby
Mon May 16, 2022 8:00 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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Lsuoma wrote:
Gumby wrote:
free thoughtpolice wrote: Limestone, shale, or other
Google "Sharon Conglomerate"
Not Karen Conglomerate?
The Karen Conglomerate couldn't find the manager, so it left in a huff.
by Gumby
Mon May 16, 2022 7:59 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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RationalWiki still blatantly lying about the Pit. Why they even bother is beyond me. Obsessives gotta obsess, I guess. In 2022, the Slymepit enthusiastically supports Vladimir Putin and his attack on Ukraine, heaping praise on the "denazification" goals of the attack, and mocking the suffering of th...
by Gumby
Mon May 16, 2022 7:49 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

Re: Steerzing in a New Direction...

free thoughtpolice wrote: Limestone, shale, or other
Google "Sharon Conglomerate"
by Gumby
Sun May 15, 2022 3:31 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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We will work together, and continue to work together, to address these issues and to work together as we continue to work. We will convene to work together and I know we will work on this together. :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: "Maybe if I draw it out and speak a lot more words than necessary peopl...
by Gumby
Sun May 15, 2022 3:24 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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[attachment=0]IMG_3889-SDG-LUM-Very Small.jpg A tiny part of the massive 300 million-year-old rock formations that were formed back when the world was truly united... Pangea. It's part of Cuyahoga Valley National Park. I love coming here; hiking through the ancient rocks and surrounding forest are l...
by Gumby
Thu May 12, 2022 8:32 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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by Gumby
Mon May 09, 2022 10:37 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Guest_5433a21c wrote: JohnD: what do you think of this?



ps: kudos on the cat surgery
It's fun to think that this all started when some guy in a cave started banging two rocks together semi-rhythmically.
by Gumby
Mon May 09, 2022 10:21 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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FTP, got this today. There's a heronry a few miles away and I visit it every May. Unfortunately, the heronry is in trouble - their trees are dying and two havve already fallen into the swamp below. Hopefully the little'uns will leave the nest before this happens. This is with my P900 from about 250 ...
by Gumby
Thu May 05, 2022 3:10 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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Gumby wrote: You have so many killer opportunities to get great pics where you live... color me jealous. A bit of good luck lately. I was at the eagle nest the other day and the property owner saw me with my camera approaching their fence and invited me in. I introduced myself and we had a nice cha...
by Gumby
Sun May 01, 2022 2:40 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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I don't recall if I posted this when it happened a few weeks ago. They swam past my house close to the shoreline on the way to the harbor but I missed getting a look at them, much less a photo. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBnET_suxNo The next day I went to the harbor and took a picture of what ...
by Gumby
Sat Apr 30, 2022 3:19 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Here, have a squirrel.
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by Gumby
Sun Apr 24, 2022 5:38 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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My contribution for the day. Family Picture-Small.jpg The point of view makes that goose like Godzilla! Is that a real nest? Yep, real nest. The geese are old friends of mine, they've set up shop by my patio for years. I don't use telephoto on these shots, I just belly right up to the nest. Such as...
by Gumby
Sun Apr 24, 2022 4:03 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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Just bought this little beauty. I am going to e-bike to work when I can. My wife and I will go from two cars to one. Easily pays for the e-bike. I rode her around at about 17mph today. What a riot. So fun. Her name is Claudia. https://www.aventon.com/products/aventon-level-step-through-commuter-ebi...
by Gumby
Sun Apr 24, 2022 3:55 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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My contribution for the day.
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by Gumby
Sun Apr 24, 2022 3:44 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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free thoughtpolice wrote: I revisited the eagle nest with more favorable light:
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That's just an awesome shot.
by Gumby
Mon Apr 18, 2022 3:30 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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DSCN1407 (2).JPG The nest in question. really good shot under the circumstances. The eagle herself is quite sharp, and it's nice to see the full nest. But yeah that's about as best as I was ever able to get until I found out about this nest that's 70 mi away from me. This will definitely be an annu...
by Gumby
Mon Apr 18, 2022 3:22 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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*bald, not baka 🙄🙄🙄
by Gumby
Mon Apr 18, 2022 3:21 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
Replies: 6550
Views: 112141

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Those are great shots. You aren't cheating and using a drone are you? I am a bit jealous. I found an active nest (there are at least 2 others near here) and the closest I could get to it for a clear shot was about 300 yards, and I will have to get up early to get good lighting. (the horror) On the ...
by Gumby
Fri Apr 15, 2022 1:09 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
Replies: 6550
Views: 112141

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Thanks Gumby. I take a lot of pictures of this bird and its mate and yesterday got a few pictures of it preening. With this pic it has its nictating membrane over its eye as it finishes a chin scratch. Their nest came down a few years ago and I couldn't find the new one but yesterday I talked to on...
by Gumby
Fri Apr 15, 2022 4:27 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
Replies: 6550
Views: 112141

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free thoughtpolice wrote: DSCN1363 (2).JPGDSCN1363 (2).JPG
Nice eagle shot, ftp. Today I'm going to try to carve out some time and photograph a very accessible nest about 70 miles from where I live. If I get anything worth posting I'll share them soon.
by Gumby
Thu Apr 14, 2022 4:12 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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God damn.... we suck at dying in this current day. Check out "Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End" by Atul Gawande. It's basically the bible of your sentiment I quoted. Very good read, and it's the last book my mother ever read, shortly before she died. It brought her some peace at t...
by Gumby
Thu Apr 14, 2022 3:57 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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fuzzy wrote: Sometimes I think that I'd like to make Steersman comfortable.
Just mix a little fentanyl in his oil can. Easy peasy.
by Gumby
Mon Apr 11, 2022 2:57 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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Yeah, that was funny af and impeccably edited.
by Gumby
Sat Apr 09, 2022 2:46 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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free thoughtpolice wrote: DSCN1099 (2).JPG
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by Gumby
Fri Mar 25, 2022 6:49 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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free thoughtpolice wrote: DSCN1253 (3).JPG
Nice! Is that the view from your house?
by Gumby
Wed Mar 23, 2022 1:09 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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Lsuoma wrote:
Gumby wrote:
Steersman wrote:
Gumby wrote: I'm easily the least eloquent here, and I still could do way better than that.
Pictures are easily worth a thousand words apiece ... ;-)
Just for you.

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*sigh*

Simpsons did it.
by Gumby
Wed Mar 23, 2022 7:59 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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Steersman wrote:
Gumby wrote: I'm easily the least eloquent here, and I still could do way better than that.
Pictures are easily worth a thousand words apiece ... ;-)
Just for you.
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by Gumby
Wed Mar 23, 2022 6:09 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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Babylon Bee scooped by reality once again. Senator Mazie Hirono on judge Jumanji Jackson Brown: They have implied you were solely nominated due to your race...Your nomination is not about filling a quota... It is about time that we have a highly qualified, highly accomplished Black woman serving on...
by Gumby
Mon Mar 21, 2022 3:52 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
Replies: 6550
Views: 112141

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Tell me Kamala... Is there significance to the passage of time? Haha... this will definitely end up on "Gutfeld!" tonight. Dear god. I never liked her...but... for a while I thought she had some talent. I really wanted to like her. Damn. She is so disappointing. What a nit wit. Watching her try to ...
by Gumby
Fri Mar 18, 2022 4:28 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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I have a special relationship with my asshole. I would not push anything into it. I fear that would open up my fissure again.... But... your sweet lips can kiss it. My sweet little sensitive ass hole. I just visualized you and your asshole running towards each other in slow motion, arms outstretche...
by Gumby
Sun Mar 13, 2022 7:26 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
Replies: 6550
Views: 112141

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Since I don't have much to contribute these days I'll just post my photos once in a while. We have lots of deer round here, including one that thinks he's a bird: Yeah, they try to raid the bird seed and suet especially in the winter. It can be quite entertaining. It doesn't bother me; bird food is...
by Gumby
Sat Mar 12, 2022 2:14 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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I'll keep your eagle advice in mind, thanks. By the way, if sky replacement interests you, I use Luminar (skylum.com/luminar). It's a solid general purpose editor with some cool AI-based features. It's really, really good at sky replacement. Right now it's on sale for $47 if you're interested. That'...
by Gumby
Sat Mar 12, 2022 1:25 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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Nice one, FTB. I suck at hawk and eagle pics, they're always too far away. However, I did recently receive some intel about the location of a bald eagle nest that might change my luck. Forgive me for altering your photo. Sometimes I like to add some clouds to an otherwise uniform sky. Makes the over...
by Gumby
Sat Mar 12, 2022 1:12 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
Replies: 6550
Views: 112141

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Matt Cavanaugh wrote: Are you, by any chance, Kamala Harris' speech writer?
by Gumby
Sat Mar 12, 2022 12:23 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
Replies: 6550
Views: 112141

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MarcusAu wrote:
Gumby wrote: Since I don't have much to contribute these days I'll just post my photos once in a while.
As long as you don't expect people to fawn over it.
Oh deer. as Homer Simpson would say, "D'OE!!!"
by Gumby
Sat Mar 12, 2022 12:05 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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Since I don't have much to contribute these days I'll just post my photos once in a while.
by Gumby
Tue Mar 08, 2022 4:29 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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Lol, not so much. btw Do you know a good free program that has a resize option? For some reason the one I was using is glitchy. Could be because I have a buggy computer but Irphan has been not working. For resizing photos I use Topaz Labs Gigapixel. It's amazing but unfortunately it's not free - it...
by Gumby
Sun Feb 20, 2022 1:42 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
Replies: 6550
Views: 112141

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That looks like good quality video. I bet it looks great on a big screen. Here is a shot I took from inside a cottage my brother was renting a few months back. I took this through a closed window while leaning back in a comfy recliner. Roughing it to take wildlife shots. DSCN0777(3).jpg Hahahah. Ca...
by Gumby
Sun Feb 20, 2022 8:38 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
Replies: 6550
Views: 112141

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I'm missing the days when Brive would regale us with tales of his diet. What’s there to say? 5 days a week … Don’t eat before 2:30pm. Don’t eat after 8:15pm. Keep to <7500 kJ Prep your own lunches. 7 days a week … Don’t snack. Don’t drink energy outside planned BP coffee Don’t eat added sugar or se...
by Gumby
Sun Feb 20, 2022 8:28 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
Replies: 6550
Views: 112141

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And when you posted your work here too. Unfortunately, the post-FtB Pit provides precious few opportunities for shooping. I have moved on to photography and drone projects. I fly a DJI Mavic 2 Pro for aerial photography and 4Kvideo and the DJI FPV for racing and general fun. Looking to pick up an A...
by Gumby
Sat Feb 19, 2022 4:48 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
Replies: 6550
Views: 112141

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I'm missing the days when Brive would regale us with tales of his diet.
by Gumby
Thu Jan 13, 2022 4:00 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
Replies: 6550
Views: 112141

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OK, folks. I have decided to release - selectively - some of the FfTB back channel emails. Let me know if there are any subjects you're particularly interested in, and I'll se if there are any hot 'n' juicy nuggets. Can't promise, but let's take a looksee As I said earlier, these are from late 2015...
by Gumby
Thu Jan 13, 2022 3:45 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
Replies: 6550
Views: 112141

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I see the Steersman prose generator code needs to be tweaked, it's dangerously close to an infinite loop. The fafnir subroutines as well. Must be the Pit 😃 "The Singularity"l we of the cognescenti say "The Singularity" - any time soon now ... ;-) Just looking the archives and see your "The Bjarte F...
by Gumby
Thu Jan 13, 2022 3:35 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
Replies: 6550
Views: 112141

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another lurker wrote:
Gumby wrote: I'm all right I guess. Inching my way toward whatever passes for my retirement. You still on Twitter? I never got the itch to go back there.
gumby!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
hugs!!!!!!!!!!!111111
*Hugs back*

How are ya?
by Gumby
Sat Jan 08, 2022 7:50 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
Replies: 6550
Views: 112141

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I see the Steersman prose generator code needs to be tweaked, it's dangerously close to an infinite loop. The fafnir subroutines as well. Must be the Pit 😃
by Gumby
Sat Jan 08, 2022 7:44 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
Replies: 6550
Views: 112141

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I'm all right I guess. Inching my way toward whatever passes for my retirement. You still on Twitter? I never got the itch to go back there.
by Gumby
Sat Jan 08, 2022 7:23 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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Damn, this place is verbose lately 🤣

Hello all.
by Gumby
Thu Sep 30, 2021 11:16 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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Brive1987 wrote:
Let’s not drag him away from his true love.
Truth. I didn't think anything could make me shelve my barbed wire collection, but once I found out about miniature stone wall building, I was immediately seduced by the glamour of it all.
by Gumby
Thu Sep 30, 2021 10:59 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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Guess there was a downside to your new diet after all :clap: Hey Gumbers!! Perhaps you could do a funny pic about Brivo's humorous situation? Hey FT! You know, seems like I haven't done one of my sub-amateur hour shoops in years. I'm not sure I even remember how. What we need is Ape back. Does anyo...
by Gumby
Mon Sep 27, 2021 3:22 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Views: 112141

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Keating wrote: Guess there was a downside to your new diet after all
:clap:
by Gumby
Mon Jan 18, 2021 5:19 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: The 3FJ, Matt, & Dog Conspiracy Show
Replies: 2879
Views: 159695

Re: The Matt & Dog Conspiracy Show

MarcusAu wrote: I'm so old I remember when a tweet was something Barbara Walters gave her dog.
Nice.
by Gumby
Sun Jan 10, 2021 3:37 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 15882
Views: 9313936

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

What the hell is that thing? It's an idiotic attempt, by an idiot, to win an argument. Somehow, it is supposed to prove an election was stolen by cheating. Yet all it does is to demean a political opponent in an ad hominem fashion - or perhaps ad subhominem in this case. Even ancient rabbis figured...
by Gumby
Sun Jan 10, 2021 10:26 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 15882
Views: 9313936

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

What the hell is that thing?
by Gumby
Fri Jan 01, 2021 1:14 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 15882
Views: 9313936

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Lsuoma wrote: Happy 2021 Brivo!

Now, I don't think we hear enough from you about diet - can you step it up for the new year, please?
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