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Message 1314139 - Posted: 12 Dec 2012, 4:56:41 UTC

John, this is why Gary established this thread. Post away to your hearts content.
By the way, I am glad you found your way back. Life is to short to hold cruches.
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Message 1314245 - Posted: 12 Dec 2012, 12:56:41 UTC

+1 and +1

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Message 1314315 - Posted: 12 Dec 2012, 17:37:58 UTC - in response to Message 1314121.

I can see why people get confused/upset in the Word Link. I saw "commander" and was about to post "salamander" when I relized that 99.99% of the people in the world have never heard of the funky little store of that name here in my home town. It is right next door to the Frilly Lizard. Another word link locals would get, but everybody else might miss.

If you would have posted Salamander, I would have replied with Shoes.
Not sure if the brand still exists.


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Message 1314316 - Posted: 12 Dec 2012, 17:42:02 UTC - in response to Message 1314139.

John, this is why Gary established this thread


That would have been me, Uli;)

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Message 1314402 - Posted: 12 Dec 2012, 20:43:02 UTC - in response to Message 1314316.

John, this is why Gary established this thread


That would have been me, Uli;)

So it would, I just renewed it.

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Message 1314635 - Posted: 13 Dec 2012, 13:24:22 UTC

Dang it I am a Sheila.
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Message 1314868 - Posted: 13 Dec 2012, 21:41:47 UTC

Since when is cabbage a root vegetable?

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Message 1314871 - Posted: 13 Dec 2012, 21:46:12 UTC

I guessed it was a cabbage a while back but couldn't quite picture a "root cabbage" :-))
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Message 1315088 - Posted: 14 Dec 2012, 13:14:38 UTC

Give it to J Mercer.
He got it right first.

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Message 1315093 - Posted: 14 Dec 2012, 13:29:16 UTC
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I've asked for comments, and we will see what the general consensus is. I don't want anyone to feel peeved over a simple game.

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Message 1315105 - Posted: 14 Dec 2012, 14:32:32 UTC

I think anything growing above the ground is not a "root" vegetable.
Cabbage and Lettuce: not root vegetables but leafy greens. Peas, corn, not in either category..

Root vegetables would be potatoes, carrots, yams, anything else that has to be dug out of the ground. I know carrots stick up a little but.. for the most part what you eat is under ground.

And I have absolutely no dispute with who was given the win.. I was just whimpering that it was gonna be a Looooong time before an answer was given with a hint of being a root vegetable ;) whew!
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Message 1315114 - Posted: 14 Dec 2012, 15:09:26 UTC

No probs Soft, you had a fair point :-)

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Message 1315302 - Posted: 14 Dec 2012, 23:14:53 UTC

The mystery landscape game answer was an Esker near the Foucault River in Salluit, northern Quebec and the other one was a pix of Olympus Mons on Mars taken from ground level.
Some what late I guess.

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Message 1315637 - Posted: 15 Dec 2012, 17:32:31 UTC

Better late than never, Ian:)
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Message 1315732 - Posted: 15 Dec 2012, 20:37:43 UTC

I don't understand the connection between Parthenon and Parenthesis
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Message 1315742 - Posted: 15 Dec 2012, 21:20:41 UTC - in response to Message 1315732.

I don't understand the connection between Parthenon and Parenthesis

Neither did I, but I think some people play as "sounds like"!
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Message 1315762 - Posted: 15 Dec 2012, 22:09:55 UTC - in response to Message 1315742.

Exactly. A link is a link.
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Message 1315767 - Posted: 15 Dec 2012, 22:23:54 UTC

Platoon = masterpiece ???

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Message 1315769 - Posted: 15 Dec 2012, 22:27:40 UTC - in response to Message 1315767.

Platoon = masterpiece ???

I assume that referred to the film "Platoon"
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Message 1315771 - Posted: 15 Dec 2012, 22:34:29 UTC

Hi Bernie, hmm, a bit tenuous at best ...

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