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Message 1431476 - Posted: 21 Oct 2013, 16:30:18 UTC

This thread, a continuation of "Having Fun Wrong (WFG: Mach II)", which may now be closed, is a thread about NOTHING! This will be to the ever-increasing enjoyment of our favorite meta-critic.

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Message 1431508 - Posted: 21 Oct 2013, 18:07:06 UTC

Nothing is a very deep subject that scrambles my mind if I think about it too hard.

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Message 1431555 - Posted: 21 Oct 2013, 19:56:33 UTC - in response to Message 1431508.

Nothing is a very deep subject that scrambles my mind if I think about it too hard.


Let us calmly reflect on the nihilism of it all.

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Message 1431721 - Posted: 22 Oct 2013, 2:48:36 UTC

Chris S., get in here!
We have to prove our favorite meta-critic correct, that we brainiacs on both sides of the pond have such time on our hands that we can post ad nauseum. :)

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Message 1431726 - Posted: 22 Oct 2013, 2:55:33 UTC

So then, a difference that makes no difference is no difference?
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Message 1431730 - Posted: 22 Oct 2013, 2:58:16 UTC - in response to Message 1431721.

Gee, I do that all the thyme Sarge...
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Message 1431732 - Posted: 22 Oct 2013, 3:01:18 UTC

Could it also be known as the "Seinfeld" thread?
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Message 1431810 - Posted: 22 Oct 2013, 9:22:07 UTC

that we brainiacs on both sides of the pond have such time on our hands that we can post ad nauseum


Someone call?

Brainiacs is a British reality show that aired on Sky One from 13 November 2003 to 30 March 2008. During each episode of the show, numerous experiments are carried out to verify whether common conceptions are true (such as whether it is possible to run across a pool of custard) or simply to create impressive explosions. The show centres on the three core branches of science for the key stages in British education: chemistry, physics and to a lesser extent, biology. The experimenters on the show are referred to as "Brainiacs", and each episode usually finishes with the destruction of a caravan.


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Message 1431934 - Posted: 22 Oct 2013, 20:14:32 UTC - in response to Message 1431726.

So then, a difference that makes no difference is no difference?

Daniel Graystone thinks so.

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Message 1431935 - Posted: 22 Oct 2013, 20:15:13 UTC - in response to Message 1431732.

Could it also be known as the "Seinfeld" thread?

That may or may not be appropriate. Shall we yadda yadda yadda over it, just in case?

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Message 1431937 - Posted: 22 Oct 2013, 20:16:02 UTC - in response to Message 1431810.

that we brainiacs on both sides of the pond have such time on our hands that we can post ad nauseum


Someone call?

Brainiacs is a British reality show that aired on Sky One from 13 November 2003 to 30 March 2008. During each episode of the show, numerous experiments are carried out to verify whether common conceptions are true (such as whether it is possible to run across a pool of custard) or simply to create impressive explosions. The show centres on the three core branches of science for the key stages in British education: chemistry, physics and to a lesser extent, biology. The experimenters on the show are referred to as "Brainiacs", and each episode usually finishes with the destruction of a caravan.


But the term has been around for decades.

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Message 1432129 - Posted: 23 Oct 2013, 8:48:53 UTC

But are there any caravans left?

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Message 1432204 - Posted: 23 Oct 2013, 13:57:16 UTC


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Message 1432210 - Posted: 23 Oct 2013, 14:12:06 UTC - in response to Message 1432204.


doing.

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Message 1432343 - Posted: 23 Oct 2013, 20:28:12 UTC - in response to Message 1432210.


doing.


Know-Nothing Parties should move along. Nothing doing here.

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Message 1432565 - Posted: 24 Oct 2013, 11:31:50 UTC - in response to Message 1432343.


doing.


Know-Nothing Parties should move along. Nothing doing here.



Yep, actions speak louder than words...
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Message 1432617 - Posted: 24 Oct 2013, 16:13:27 UTC

I was trying really hard to do nothing when I accidentaly discovered the "Nothing Particle' which proves that nothing is actually something.
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Message 1432644 - Posted: 24 Oct 2013, 17:17:39 UTC

Wasn't that the Higgs Boson? ;)
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Message 1432649 - Posted: 24 Oct 2013, 17:21:36 UTC - in response to Message 1432644.

Wasn't that the Higgs Boson? ;)

No the Higgs Boson was really somtehing, my particle was really nothing.
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Message 1432651 - Posted: 24 Oct 2013, 17:25:31 UTC - in response to Message 1432649.

Wasn't that the Higgs Boson? ;)

No the Higgs Boson was really somtehing, my particle was really nothing.


Mysterious...
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