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Old 01-21-2013, 03:04 AM
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Originally Posted by RuneX2

Beijing: A new life awaits you in the off-world colonies.

Beijing is a polluted, smoky shithole.
Old 01-21-2013, 09:34 AM
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- Friedrich Nietzsche
Old 01-21-2013, 10:59 AM
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Originally Posted by RuneX2

Beijing: A new life awaits you in the off-world colonies.

Great catch! 
"Murió de los que no saben morir; muerte docta; hasta muriendo fue maestro, pues enseñó a morir de vergüenza a los que viven de miedo. Enterraron con su cuerpo el valor y la experiencia militar de España"

"Died one of those who did not know how to; Wise death; even in dieing he was a master, for he taught to die of shame those who live in fear. With his body they burried the bravery and military experience of Spain"

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Old 01-21-2013, 11:00 AM
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Originally Posted by Il Calabrone
I wonder if there's a correlation between that and sexual activity (or lack thereof).

Perhaps it's the olives and red wine.

Sex maintains good prostate health ? I am not sure. Maybe afterall.
Old 01-21-2013, 11:16 AM
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That's all folks!

Part II:
"Assume your adversary is capable of one trillion guesses per second." - Edward Snowden

"Truly important and significant hypotheses will be found to have 'assumptions' that are wildly inaccurate descriptive representations of reality, and, in general, the more significant the theory, the more unrealistic the assumptions" - Milton Friedman

My thoughts on climate change: "The supreme function of statesmanship is to provide against preventable evils. In seeking to do so, it encounters obstacles which are deeply rooted in human nature. One is that by the very order of things such evils are not demonstrable until they have occurred: at each stage in their onset there is room for doubt and for dispute whether they be real or imaginary. By the same token, they attract little attention in comparison with current troubles, which are both indisputable and pressing: whence the besetting temptation of all politics to concern itself with the immediate present at the expense of the future. At all events, the discussion of future grave but, with effort now, avoidable evils is the most unpopular and at the same time the most necessary occupation for the politician. Those who knowingly shirk it deserve, and not infrequently receive, the curses of those who come after."

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