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Random Babbling Post #117

Discussion in 'Whatnots' started by Beren, Sep 29, 2012.

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  1. Montresor

    Montresor Mostly Harmless Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder

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    So, I just received an email saying that I won GBP 485,000 in a lottery I never entered.

    Don't they ever give up? :nolike: :rolleyes:
     
  2. Gaear

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    Monty, what's your date of birth, full name, current address, banking info, and whatever-your-country's-number-ID-system-is-called number? I'll check the worldwide lottery database for you.
     
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  3. Montresor

    Montresor Mostly Harmless Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder

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    Sorry Gaear but I already asked Santa Claus and the Tooth Fairy to look into it for me. :D
     
  4. Master of Nuhn

    Master of Nuhn Wear it like a crown Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    I hate to break it to you, Monty, but lotteries don't even exist. I can't believe Santa and the fairy didn't tell you!
     
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  5. Dice

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    Just remember Monty, they will never give up because there is always a fool to find in a crowd. As long as there are naive people there will always be a market.
     
  6. T2Bruno

    T2Bruno The only source of knowledge is experience Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    The lottery here in the states is over $400,000,000 -- I think I'd be fine with that....
     
  7. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    Don't know about that T2, I hear 400 million isn't what it used to be any more.
     
  8. Gaear

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    Why do people sometimes put links on web pages that lead to the exact same page you're already on? For the joy of waiting a few seconds while the page refreshes, only to discover you haven't gone anywhere but you've lost a few seconds of your life running in a circle? :confused:
     
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  9. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    Same page links are usually supposed to go to an anchor on the page somewhere... sometimes the content gets rewritten and the anchor code gets removed, other times the anchors just aren't done properly and the links don't actually jump to the anchor points.
     
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  10. Dice

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    I've been cleaning and accomplished a fair amount so now I think I earned some pinball time before bed.
     
  11. Ofelix

    Ofelix The world changes, we do not, what irony!

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    Turned lvl 25 today. Which game you ask ? Why the grand game of life of course ! Come to think of it can't wait for the january 2.0.1.4 patch, ever since the 2.0.0.9 one they seriously nerfed my class.

    I'm a quarter of a century old how did this happen ?
     
  12. Blackthorne TA

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    Time stops for no man. :)
     
  13. Master of Nuhn

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    Congrats, Ofey! Whoever is playing you, is doing a great job, I guess. :D Got anything today to go with that cigar?

    Was your score as high as the amount of dollars in the lottery? Or is "pinball" a euphemism? :p
     
  14. Ofelix

    Ofelix The world changes, we do not, what irony!

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    Thanks :p I ended up not doing that much today, being a Thursday and all. I'll go out with my friends tomorrow, plus Elysium Premieres woot. I did went to a restaurant with my aunt though, the salmon was great. Ahh, stupid fish, you thought swimming in water far away from land would protect you from humans, didn't you ?! .
     
  15. Dice

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    Lol Mon, actually I rock at Zen Pinball 2. I let myself play it for a treat when I want a break from doing things I should be doing.

    If I could make a list of some of my finely honed skills that I have that will get me nowhere in life, Pinball would be at the top of it. The last time I played multi-player online I got a bunch of friend requests telling me I'm good and the cool thing is my PS profile is totally male in appearance so they were interested solely in my ability to play the game :p.
     
  16. Dice

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    Been very slow, I'll have to double post in RBP. Weather here is uncomfortably hot. I've decided to bake cookies. The first third of the batch I decided to put red hot pepper flakes inside. My youngest tried them and says they are very good.
     
  17. dmc

    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    Just had several chili covered pistachios. Rather yummy.
     
  18. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    Chilli and chocolate is always a good mix
     
  19. Blackthorne TA

    Blackthorne TA Master in his Own Mind Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    That seems rather odd. If it's uncomfortably hot, why heat the house more by baking cookies? :)
     
  20. Merlanni

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    Bought a bundle of Japanese action movies.

    I hope they do not run out of blood and schoolgirls.
     
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