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  • lightman1lightman1 Posts: 10,429
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    Dan doing his thing
  • EndersShadowEndersShadow Posts: 16,754
    lightman1 wrote: »
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    Dan doing his thing

    Damn straight!
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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 21,085
    Hermitism wrote: »
    There once was a man named Tony
    Some dude called him an Italian phony
    now the guys dead
    From a bashed in head
    He will swim with fishies in the morning
    Were you beatboxing when you wrote that?

    More like hot-boxing...
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  • EndersShadowEndersShadow Posts: 16,754
    Tony why can’t you sign into your old account?

    What’s it doing?
    "....not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted." William Bruce Cameron, Informal Sociology: A Casual Introduction to Sociological Thinking (1963)
  • HermitismHermitism Posts: 2,514
    Tony why can’t you sign into your old account?

    What’s it doing?
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  • GlennDogGlennDog Posts: 2,000
    He pulled up to the toll booth and the attendant disappeared and bing... the SHTF. If he only had EZPass...



    OMG, I've never heard anything so . . . stupid.

    Are those sound effects for the snowflakes?
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  • mrbironmrbiron Posts: 5,098
    With tonyb gone, @msg now has the smallest third thumb on the forum...

    I guess a congrats is in order... >:)
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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 21,085
    Come on guys... It costs the government millions of dollars to get someone into witness protection. Why do you guys insist on outing Tony like that? If his cover gets blown one more time, he's gonna end up looking like Dustin Hoffman in "Tootsie".
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    Saying that it's "too hard" to pursue your dreams is no different than admitting to yourself that you are too lazy to achieve them.

    “If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.”
  • BlueFoxBlueFox Posts: 11,749
    Shall he be reincarnated as a college educated liberal.

    Or just educated. :)

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  • Tony MTony M Posts: 8,279
    He pulled up to the toll booth and the attendant disappeared and bing... the SHTF. If he only had EZPass...



    It always amazes me in these movies that nobody ever aims for the head. :s

    One bullet, right? ;)
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies. I EXPERIENCE them.
  • tonyp063tonyp063 Posts: 661
    Tony M wrote: »

    It always amazes me in these movies that nobody ever aims for the head. :s

    One bullet, right? ;)

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    *Always* double-tap.
  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 21,085
    Wonder if TonyB finally met up Bad Bad Leroy Brown from the Southside.

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    Saying that it's "too hard" to pursue your dreams is no different than admitting to yourself that you are too lazy to achieve them.

    “If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.”
  • Now what you folks fail to realize is that Vanilla is a very, very complicated program !
    Sure, it can ban someone within 1 hour if that person says "Booger Eater", but recovering a user's name and password ?
    It's a Herculean task that can only be rectified by magic !!
    .... probably want to throw in a little Vodoo, too, as that really isn't magic.
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  • audioluvraudioluvr Posts: 1,297
    edited February 17
    Did Tony piss off the Russians? Chinese? They're just down the street...
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  • treitz3treitz3 Posts: 13,034
    Do you yield?

    I repeat.....DO YOU YIELD???!!!???

    TOM
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    The best way to enjoy digital music reproduction is to never listen to good analogue reproduction.
  • boston1450boston1450 Posts: 6,316
    dago wrote: »
    Some of my comments have put a bullseye on my back. The Mueller investigation has subpoenaed all my records from Vanilla, so I must be in Vanilla purgatory.

    That's all I can think of.....the only person that knows where I buried things was my dog, and she's dead too. :)

    As a side note, there has been a white plumbers van parked down the street for a few days now. Coincidence ??

    I dunno man, My sonos is fubared, my Netflix is having fits, and my Polk account is fooked up, and I've had Jehovah witnesses come to the door, someone is **** with me.

    That there is funny. Thats why Jehovah witnesses have inverted nipples. Get off my doorstep.
    .(Thats a joke Vanilla).
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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 21,085
    It’s when those Girl Scout cookie kids come knocking that you have to worry. Lay low Tony, and you will get by.... unless they are already in the house.
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    Saying that it's "too hard" to pursue your dreams is no different than admitting to yourself that you are too lazy to achieve them.

    “If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.”
  • BlueFox wrote: »
    Shall he be reincarnated as a college educated liberal.

    Or just educated. :)

    Tony drinks lots of things, but Kool Aide will never happen.

    Its kool aide all the same, just a different flavor.
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    tonyb said " but even socialists can do a good thing here and there

    Social media makes dumb people dumber and smart people dumb then dumber.
  • deronb1deronb1 Posts: 4,693
    There once was a man named Tony
    Some dude called him an Italian phony
    now the guys dead
    From a bashed in head
    He will swim with fishies in the morning

    Do you tink TonyB is funny? Does TonyB anuse yous?
  • treitz3treitz3 Posts: 13,034
    Its kool aide all the same, just a different flavor.

    Especially this new Green Kool Aide...yowzers!

    Tom

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  • F1nutF1nut Posts: 42,416
    I ain't sayin' nutin'.
    Political Correctness'.........defined

    "A doctrine fostered by a delusional, illogical minority and rabidly promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible to pick up a t-u-r-d by the clean end."


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  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 10,552
    F1nut wrote: »
    I ain't sayin' nutin'.

    Say what :/

    Maybe TonyB got lost with that Jesse dude...just sayin'

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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 21,085
    Or he’s got himself a condo on the Northside next to Jimmy Hoffa.
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    Saying that it's "too hard" to pursue your dreams is no different than admitting to yourself that you are too lazy to achieve them.

    “If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.”
  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 22,531
    dago wrote: »
    Some of my comments have put a bullseye on my back. The Mueller investigation has subpoenaed all my records from Vanilla, so I must be in Vanilla purgatory.

    That's all I can think of.....the only person that knows where I buried things was my dog, and she's dead too. :)

    As a side note, there has been a white plumbers van parked down the street for a few days now. Coincidence ??

    I dunno man, My sonos is fubared, my Netflix is having fits, and my Polk account is fooked up, and I've had Jehovah witnesses come to the door, someone is **** with me.

    My understanding is Vanilla Purgatory was one of the performing names that didn't test well in focus groups held on behalf of this guy.

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  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 22,531
    edited February 17
    txcoastal1 wrote: »
    F1nut wrote: »
    I ain't sayin' nutin'.

    Say what :/

    Maybe TonyB got lost with that Jesse dude...just sayin'



    You know I musta...

    I mean I musta...

    I MUSTA GOT LOST!
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