Froggy the Great

Randomness XII: Eighteen! Purple! Squirrels!

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1 hour ago, redambrosia said:

The other one looks SDE-ish...

The other one is the boss from "Myth Journeyman, Blackwall Warrens" which I think is available, but I'm not perfectly sure as it is part of a Kickstarter that has so far failed to fully deliver.

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21 hours ago, Doug Sundseth said:

 

Most stationers should carry it. It was commonly used for airmail letters when those were a thing.

 

When I was a kid my dad had stacks and stacks of onionskin paper (His mom lived in Algeria),

 

My earliest drawings are on onionskin.  I thought that's what paper was.

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2 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

 

It KNOWS me!!!! :B):

 

 

 

 

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You're a GIRL?!?

*** Snickers ***

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16 hours ago, OneBoot said:

Oh, now you've said that, I'm wondering if that's what my scriptures are printed on. The pages are super thin, slightly transluscent, and make a neat crinkly sound when handled. 

 

Huzzah!

--OneBoot :D

 

That sounds exactly like onionskin.

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3 minutes ago, Grayfax said:

You're a GIRL?!?

*** Snickers ***

 

*** Kicks the Sabretooth***

 

The WORDS!!!! It's about the words!!

Not the picture!!

 

 

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1 minute ago, Glitterwolf said:

 

*** Kicks the Sabretooth***

 

The WORDS!!!! It's about the words!!

Not the picture!!

 

 

Sometimes, but in so many of those quotes it is the picture that makes it. For instance, my Einstein quote... 

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7 hours ago, Thes Hunter said:

I am no longer broccoli colored, I'm now lime colored.

PSST...those are both the same color, y'know.::P:

 

4 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

 

Dear Thes, I have seen you changing colours for a few days now.

Admit it, you want to be technicoloured too!

Give in to your inner Glitter!!!!

 

Until proven otherwise, I'm sticking with my radioactive chameleon theory.

 

2 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

 I will have three weeks off total, middle week we head for Rhodos Greece.

 

I want sun, hobby, lamb chops and sea.

I do not want to think about work or work related future issues anymore.

 

Almost lunchtime!

Brutus will have to stay in the doggy hotel for the middle week.

He is always happy there and they treat him well, but it always pains me to bring him there.

But he can't come with us on the plane or to Greece.

 

Could I please just win a lottery?

 

 

 

Enjoy your time off!

 

I've visited Rhodos before; it was a lot of fun.

 

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Yeah second time Rhodos for us.

Been to Crete as well, I love Greece!

 

Also...

WUT?

 

 

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Morning! Hope people slept better than I did. :down:

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Posted (edited)

Random!

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1 minute ago, Argentee said:

Morning! Hope people slept better than I did. :down:

Well, I was working, so I didn't sleep at all :lol:

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I just learned that someone I talked to a few times and didn't really know, died three years ago. I'm sadder at this than I expected.

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I'm sorry to hear that, Froggy.

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17 hours ago, NebulousMissy said:

I wrote my bachelor's thesis on how to find aliens. I got stories.

 

Most of it was sighing at vague data, looking at possible models, swearing at 'goldilocks zone' oversimplifications (Earth is NOT in the Sun's 'goldilocks zone by temperature! Venus is!), and realizing most people are really unimaginative when it comes to what might support life.

 

I began to question the notion of the "Goldilocks Zone" when I learned that the Earth is outside our star's.

 

By Goldilocks Zone calculations we should be a permanent ball of ice.

 

Which is weird, because apparently the presence of year-round ice at the poles is a momentary anomaly, looking at the Earth's overall history.  It's really unusual for the planet's climate to be as cold and steady as it has been while humans were evolving.

 

Which means ... oh, blimey ...

 

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6 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

 

Dear Thes, I have seen you changing colours for a few days now.

Admit it, you want to be technicoloured too!

Give in to your inner Glitter!!!!

 

 

Oh, believe me. I love me some glitter. Just not in my hair, armpits, teeth, etc. 

 

And I'm not technicolored, I'm just a Thes of a different color. 

 

@Chaoswolf - though I'm not saying this wasn't from some sort of nuclear incident. We can can neither confirm nor deny. 

 

 

4 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

 

It KNOWS me!!!! :B):

 

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It left off skeptical of this astrology crap. :lol: I did not realize you were a fellow Virgo! 

 

 

21 minutes ago, Argentee said:

Morning! Hope people slept better than I did. :down:

 

Probably not. I know I dozed for a bit, but sleep was difficult. 

 

Then I dreamed of being at some night street fair, and suddenly we see a nuclear mushroom cloud in the distance. Of course everyone starts running in panic, like our in the open. Am I like, dude, you fools Either we are close enough to be toast or we need to find the most lead and concrete to surround ourselves. Running like a fool out in the open is neither. I then casually saunter and snag a snow cone from a now abandoned vendor and then head off to the nearest basement I can find. 

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5 minutes ago, Thes Hunter said:

Then I dreamed of being at some night street fair, and suddenly we see a nuclear mushroom cloud in the distance. Of course everyone starts running in panic, like our in the open. Am I like, dude, you fools Either we are close enough to be toast or we need to find the most lead and concrete to surround ourselves. Running like a fool out in the open is neither. I then casually saunter and snag a snow cone from a now abandoned vendor and then head off to the nearest basement I can find. 

I feel similar about people who get all worried about living near (as in within 50 miles) of a nuclear reactor.  Might be because I spent 12.5 year sleeping within 100ft of one though.

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