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Message 1317935 - Posted: 21 Dec 2012, 1:16:08 UTC - in response to Message 1315833.

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

A link is a link. Some of the fun in this game is the spontaneous link that forms in your mind upon seeing a word. Explaining the link takes the fun out of it.

I've often wondered what fun a psychotherapist could have trying to analyze the players here based on these "Word Link" threads.....
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Message 1317969 - Posted: 21 Dec 2012, 3:45:39 UTC


Charles Saatchi wrote:
This is what happens
when a fly lands on your food.
Flies can't eat solid food,
so to soften it up they vomit on it.
Then they stamp the vomit in
until it is a liquid, usually stamping in
a few germs for good measure.
Then when it's good and runny
they suck it all back again, probably
dropping some excrement at the
same time.
And then, when they've finished
eating, it's your turn.


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Message 1318037 - Posted: 21 Dec 2012, 7:53:33 UTC

Need more hints in the landscape game guys?
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Message 1318649 - Posted: 22 Dec 2012, 5:18:12 UTC - in response to Message 1318037.

Need more hints in the landscape game guys?

Might answer the question about the fertility god.

IIRC the original game said hints at least every 24 hours.

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Message 1318768 - Posted: 22 Dec 2012, 12:34:45 UTC - in response to Message 1318649.

Need more hints in the landscape game guys?

Might answer the question about the fertility god.

IIRC the original game said hints at least every 24 hours.


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Message 1320943 - Posted: 28 Dec 2012, 20:25:01 UTC

The Beetsters are really cracking me up.. great job everyone!!
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Message 1322009 - Posted: 30 Dec 2012, 9:26:19 UTC

I wanted to post Virgin so badly. Felt like a Sardine.
OH heck, nuff said.
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Message 1322092 - Posted: 30 Dec 2012, 10:44:18 UTC

Do NOT post pictures with a copy right. Not only will you get in trouble so will Seti and the US Berkeley.
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Message 1322241 - Posted: 30 Dec 2012, 16:43:00 UTC

virgin links nicely to snow, which obviously goes to skiing, which leads to ice, to fishing, and so to sardines - works well in my mind - we obviously think along the same lines....
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Message 1322704 - Posted: 31 Dec 2012, 16:37:49 UTC

I have a genuine Fender Stratocaster, Serial E736805. It was made in Japan in the 1980's and the experts believe that the Japanese versions have a better tone than the USA ones. Sadly since my numerous hand operations I cannot play it any more :-((( But it is a treasured possession.




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Message 1322710 - Posted: 31 Dec 2012, 16:56:01 UTC

Nice guitar, Chris:) I also have a Fender but it's no Stratocaster. It's from the Squier series.
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Message 1322715 - Posted: 31 Dec 2012, 17:03:52 UTC

When was yours made?

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Message 1322757 - Posted: 31 Dec 2012, 18:20:34 UTC - in response to Message 1322715.

When was yours made?

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Message 1323219 - Posted: 1 Jan 2013, 13:51:44 UTC - in response to Message 1322704.



I do understand.
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Message 1323221 - Posted: 1 Jan 2013, 13:57:13 UTC
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Hi soft, nice guitar :-) 12 strings are an absolute PITA to tune!

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Message 1323228 - Posted: 1 Jan 2013, 14:17:34 UTC

Long time since I've heard a twelve string '335
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Message 1323238 - Posted: 1 Jan 2013, 15:01:26 UTC

Never played a twelve string before. Is it hard?
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Message 1323241 - Posted: 1 Jan 2013, 15:08:47 UTC - in response to Message 1323238.
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it plays pretty much like a 6 string.. I would not recommend for a lead guitar.. very VERY difficult to bend notes and have it sound good. Some picking patters can sound really nice though.

pretty much you play/hit 2 strings at a time. I like the sound.

And Chris is right, it is a PITA to tune, especially with 1968 stock tuning gear.
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Message 1323242 - Posted: 1 Jan 2013, 15:10:28 UTC - in response to Message 1323228.

Long time since I've heard a twelve string '335

They made them for 3 years total. That one is a 1968. Rickenbacher won that competition and Gibson pretty much gave up on them.
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Message 1323246 - Posted: 1 Jan 2013, 15:18:54 UTC

That stock tuning gear was a pain even on a six string, so I can imagine what it was like with twelve....
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