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Randomness XII: Eighteen! Purple! Squirrels!

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10 hours ago, TGP said:

Hazards of being a Druid class...? :B):

That's a great way to think of it! :wub: 

 

5 hours ago, Doug Sundseth said:

 

Possessives:

 

Singular not ending in an "s" – add " 's ", so "Jane's"

 

Singular ending in an "s" – still add " 's ", so "James's"

 

Plural ending in an "s" – add just " ' ", so "parents' " (even if it looks silly)

 

Plural not ending in an "s" –  add " 's ", so "children's"

 

Possessive pronouns – Do not use apostrophes. "It's" is a contraction of "it is", "its" means "that which belongs to it".

 

Simple plural – Do not use apostrophes. ::P: There is an exception for plurals of single letters referred to as letters, as "Letters has two e's and two t's." This is to distinguish between "a's" and "as", "b's" and "bs" and the like.

 

Mistakes in this are quite common; it's not precisely obvious on its face.

 

I wasn't sure if everyone or just mods could see edit reasons. I guess y'all can - I usually add little questions or comments in there. Thanks for answering! "Parents' " it is.

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17 hours ago, Pezler the Polychromatic said:

No. Absolutely no restraint at all.

 

 I chewed through my restraints a few centuries ago...

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1 hour ago, Grayfax said:

My boss is on vacation for a week... so, I kinda have a stress-free Monday!

*** Commits to planning widespread Mayhem ***

 

Truth!  Ours didn't care when we only gave them dry, but now that they get wet food every day, they live on a timer... 

 

Now... imagine if you will... an 800 pound Cat with foot-long fangs... with no breakfast....

 

 

 

GRRRRROOOOOOWWWWWLLLLLLLLL

*** points claw at mouth ***

 

Simon's Cat. Feral Sabertooth edition. *sage nod*

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Power outage in the central and Northeast part of my city. Using primitive communications methods to talk to you.

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12 minutes ago, Pezler the Polychromatic said:

Power outage in the central and Northeast part of my city. Using primitive communications methods to talk to you.

*** Bangs on rocks in a sem-rhythmic way in response ***

We. Are. Fine. How. Are. You. Stop.

Me. Ated. Me. Sleep. Stop.

Tell. Ub3r. Sorry. For... 

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4 minutes ago, Grayfax said:

*** Bangs on rocks in a sem-rhythmic way in response ***

We. Are. Fine. How. Are. You. Stop.

Me. Ated. Me. Sleep. Stop.

Tell. Ub3r. Sorry. For... 

I am using a stone tablet-etching device powered by Buglips on an exercise bike.

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8 minutes ago, Pezler the Polychromatic said:

I am using a stone tablet-etching device powered by Buglips on an exercise bike.

 

Lemme guess: he keeps going because you replaced the carrot on a stick with a bottle of pro-paint that dangles just out of  his reach. 

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Posted (edited)

34 minutes ago, TGP said:

 

Lemme guess: he keeps going because you replaced the carrot on a stick with a bottle of pro-paint that dangles just out of  his reach. 

*chuckles* and it's not even a full bottle! :devil:

Edited by Pezler the Polychromatic
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*whunkwhunkwhunk*

 

Why is it so difficult for people to follow simple instructions? Where is the comprehension glitch in their heads - and /why/ do I not have a means to detect this glitch and fix it!? *grumbles*

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*runs through the thread* wheeeeeeee

 

*jots down* page 127

 

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Posted (edited)

28 minutes ago, Sylverthorne said:

*whunkwhunkwhunk*

 

Why is it so difficult for people to follow simple instructions? Where is the comprehension glitch in their heads - and /why/ do I not have a means to detect this glitch and fix it!? *grumbles*

 

I believe fixing it involves a clown hammer.

 

The more comically huge the hammer the more likely it is to work.

Edited by NebulousMissy
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8 minutes ago, NebulousMissy said:

 

I believe fixing it involves a clown hammer.

 

The more comically huge the hammer the more likely it is to work.

 

Ah. So, what you're saying is that the two-handed Carp of Smiting (+5) is not likely to be terribly effective?

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3 minutes ago, Sylverthorne said:

 

Ah. So, what you're saying is that the two-handed Carp of Smiting (+5) is not likely to be terribly effective?

 

I believe there are Special Rules for giant fish.

 

Also for 2 by 4s.

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And I'm back. I realized that I was utilizing @buglips*the*goblin the wrong way, so after harnessing the power of his stank, power has been restored to the central and northeast part of the city, as well as the rest of Canada. Negotiations are now in progress to sell off the excess power to other countries.

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3 minutes ago, Pezler the Polychromatic said:

And I'm back. I realized that I was utilizing @buglips*the*goblin the wrong way, so after harnessing the power of his stank, power has been restored to the central and northeast part of the city, as well as the rest of Canada. Negotiations are now in progress to sell off the excess power to other countries.

 

Sooo.. you went all Bartertown with it? Neat.

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