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Message 1320514 - Posted: 27 Dec 2012, 19:35:36 UTC

Hot dog - notion??

Care to elucidate us??
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Message 1320528 - Posted: 27 Dec 2012, 20:27:49 UTC

Guessing here
Hot dog = slang for a bright, quick thinker
Notion = an idea or thought

Nice link
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Message 1320594 - Posted: 28 Dec 2012, 0:42:51 UTC - in response to Message 1320352.  

Before you ask the front suspension forks on my bike are a model called Wotan.
They are stiffer and have less travel than the originals, which suits me better. I tend not to go over the top of the handle bars so often now.

I was thinking more along the lines of forked lightning bolts.
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Message 1320688 - Posted: 28 Dec 2012, 7:45:46 UTC

Anansie= mythical spider from West Africa and the Carribean.

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Message 1323515 - Posted: 2 Jan 2013, 7:53:40 UTC

Lake of fire= Nirvana song

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Message 1325849 - Posted: 8 Jan 2013, 20:47:09 UTC

If any explanation of a word is needed could I suggest a link

like this "Link"
"Sometimes it is the people no one imagines anything of who do the things that no one can imagine."
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Message 1325870 - Posted: 8 Jan 2013, 21:31:55 UTC

Good idea.
But who declares when its needed ?

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Message 1325897 - Posted: 8 Jan 2013, 22:26:27 UTC

Bad idea - this thread is the place to ask for explanations - sometimes what the poster may think is going to fool us all turns out to be blindingly obvious, and others one that the poster thinks is obvious is so obscure we all end up with splinters from scratching our heads in frustration.

At least I haven't resorted to using my native Scots yet as that would really confuse ay-folk
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Message 1326249 - Posted: 10 Jan 2013, 0:47:26 UTC - in response to Message 1325897.  

Bad idea - this thread is the place to ask for explanations - sometimes what the poster may think is going to fool us all turns out to be blindingly obvious, and others one that the poster thinks is obvious is so obscure we all end up with splinters from scratching our heads in frustration.

At least I haven't resorted to using my native Scots yet as that would really confuse ay-folk

Yep.


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Message 1326308 - Posted: 10 Jan 2013, 8:23:15 UTC

refused=punkband from Sweden

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Message 1326374 - Posted: 10 Jan 2013, 15:52:17 UTC

Video as in MTV's "[Whatever] Unplugged."

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Message 1326669 - Posted: 11 Jan 2013, 14:18:10 UTC
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"There's pudding in the pillow..." - Hotlips
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"You always pray for chocolate pudding." - Hawkeye to Burns
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Message 1327409 - Posted: 13 Jan 2013, 18:23:13 UTC

It's a kind of magic=Queen song

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Message 1328055 - Posted: 16 Jan 2013, 20:29:09 UTC

indubitably->Schoolhouse: one of the Schoolhouse Rock videos ended with them singing "Indubitablyyyyy."

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Message 1328800 - Posted: 18 Jan 2013, 20:51:29 UTC

I would have booed anyone that answered honey with Boo-Boo.

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Message 1328919 - Posted: 19 Jan 2013, 1:30:50 UTC

When someone mentions Godiva, for me it's a toss-up between the naked Lady and the Chocolate ......
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Message 1328990 - Posted: 19 Jan 2013, 4:22:57 UTC

I was wondering if the response to Jefferson would be Airplane, Starship, George, or Weezy.

I'm proud of myself for not saying Enterprise in response to Starship.

But now I wish I'd said Titanic instead of Voyager.

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Message 1329047 - Posted: 19 Jan 2013, 10:02:00 UTC

Nice one Mike, allowed me a winner!!
"Sometimes it is the people no one imagines anything of who do the things that no one can imagine."
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Message 1329425 - Posted: 20 Jan 2013, 14:35:52 UTC - in response to Message 1328919.  

When someone mentions Godiva, for me it's a toss-up between the naked Lady and the Chocolate ......


Well, I meant the lady:)

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Message 1329520 - Posted: 20 Jan 2013, 18:40:20 UTC

Are hyphens allowed?

If not ignore my "Self-propelled".

For some words it is debateable. i.e depending which dictionary you look in, it can be Busbar, bus-bar or bus bar.
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