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Posted by Holysocks
OK everyone, it's time for a lesson in dead languages. This is how you politely tell people to kiss your ass in Latin.' Kiss my ass with an accent!'
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Aug 30Aug 30

Posted by HippieChick58
House Spouse English beats up other languages in dark alleys, and then rifles through their pockets for loose grammar and spare vocabulary.
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Aug 13Aug 13

Posted by gigihein
I hear about tnis a lot, and I never hear of anyone that does this have relercussions. WTF!
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Traditional and Folkmusic
Aug 12Aug 12

Posted by FrayedBear
This Italian song based on the first shown German song brings out emotions that I cannot trace to their origin. My tears are welling.
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General & Hellos
Aug 10Aug 10

Posted by Jolanta
Fictional languages.
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Posts
Aug 7Aug 7

Posted by rogerbenham
Damh the Bard - The Land of the Ever Young
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Movie Lovers
Aug 2Aug 2

Posted by Jurnee
I love WW2 movies. I've seen quite a few. Off the top of my head, the ones I can remember: The Boy in the Striped Pajamas, Saving Private Ryan, Empire of the Sun, Hacksaw Ridge, and Dunkirk. If you guys could recommend some others (I'd prefer if they...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Aug 1Aug 1

Posted by phxbillcee
Typos, tricks and misprints Why is English spelling so weird and unpredictable? Don’t blame the mix of languages; look to quirks of timing and technology
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jul 30Jul 30

Posted by HelenRoseBuck
A friend pointed out that very few people know the term for “hello” in even one of the many indigenous American languages. If you are like me and grew up with stereotypes of “Indians” saying “how” as a greeting in the movies you might ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Jul 28Jul 28

Posted by davers
Fletcherize verb (used with or without object) to chew (food) slowly and thoroughly.
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AUTHORS, EDITORS, PUBLISHERS, AND READERS
Jul 18Jul 18

Posted by EdEarl
I'm posting this to establish a copyright. It is about a programming language, so do not expect feedback as it will only make sense to techies. The purpose of this paper is to briefly describe an assembler language with an adaptable syntax that ...
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World Music
Jul 15Jul 15

Posted by Marionville
Today I’m bringing to you another great Norwegian singer/songwriter…she’s someone I’ve only recently discovered, and in fact she herself came late to performing as a singer, being a teacher of languages, a theatre director & drama coach, and ...
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News & Links
Jun 27Jun 27

Posted by snytiger6
LINKCatholic Priest Resigns After Praising the “Good Done” in Residential Schools | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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World Music
Jun 19Jun 19

Posted by Marionville
Today I bring you a music group from Cordoba in Spain called …Nino Bravo. - Dos Horas (Of The Hours).
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World Music
Jun 18Jun 18

Posted by Marionville
I know I keep going on about how talented Scandinavian artists and bands are and how they don’t get enough recognition in the rest of the world…USA & U.K. in particular. The Finnish band Poets Of The Fall are a good case in point…here they ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jun 12Jun 12

Posted by powder
To me, "White Privilege" is what the G7 represents. The richest (white) nations in the world discussing how to keep their privilege. Seems they are concerned the rising power, China, is spreading good will by building infrastructure as part of ...
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The Best of Late Night & News
Jun 10Jun 10

Posted by phxbillcee
Jimmy Kimmel Live Biden Repairing Trump’s Damage, Anti-Vaxxers Spreading Garbage Disinformation & Cicadas!
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Religion & Spirituality
May 23May 23

Posted by Wildgreens
LINKTeen Vogue Explains How to Use Menstrual Blood in Witchcraft to Their 12-17 Year Old Readers
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Posts
May 22May 22

Posted by Adam_Metal
Gameiatric
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Music Fans
May 13May 13

Posted by GeorgeRocheleau
Joe Bonamassa - "Different Shades Of Blue"
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Apr 23Apr 23

Posted by JoeB
United States returns seized archaeological artefacts to Afghanistan. The United States government has formerly handed over a collection of ancient artefacts seized from a New York art dealer to the government of ...
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Music, Movies & Books
Apr 13Apr 13

Posted by Surfpirate
Hot chicks and bagpipes, what's not to like?
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World Music
Apr 7Apr 7

Posted by Marionville
Caterina Valente is a Italian/French multilingual singer, guitarist, dancer, actress and polyglot. She is now 90 years old and living in Paris, but during her career she performed in six languages and sang in eleven. Here she is some time in the ...
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Simple Thoughts
Apr 6Apr 6

Posted by Boomtarat03
The five languages of Love 💕
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General & Hellos
Apr 2Apr 2

Posted by BirdMan1
Matt Gaetz Gets Some:
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Mar 27Mar 27

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKAlien Languages May Not Be Entirely Alien to Us - WSJ
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Religion & Spirituality
Mar 11Mar 11

Posted by Monty13
Saying your "religion" is the only true religion is like saying your language is the only true language or your country is the only true country. The fact is that religions, languages and countries were all made by humans. Every religion is a ...
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All Things Asia
Mar 5Mar 5

Posted by Boomtarat03
The Igorot of the Cordilleras, Philippines 🇵🇭- The Igorot also known as ethnolinguistic groups in the Cordilleras, are one of the various ethnic groups in the mountains of northern Luzon, Philippines. Most of them is still ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Feb 24Feb 24

Posted by HippieChick58
Gullah GUH-luh Part of speech: noun Origin: American English, unknown 1: A member of a black cultural community living on the coast of South Carolina and nearby islands. 2: The Creole language of the Gullah, having an English base with elements ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Feb 23Feb 23

Posted by davers
Polyglot adjective a person who speaks, writes, or reads a number of languages.
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Silly, Random & Fun
Feb 21Feb 21

Posted by GeorgeRocheleau
In six languages...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Feb 10Feb 10

Posted by snytiger6
LINKPastor: Biden is Hebrew for “Alas, Judgment”! (Rabbi: Not Even Close.) | Beth Stoneburner | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Feb 8Feb 8

Posted by Behind-the-dog
Phonology. Noun, the science of speech sounds including especially the history and theory of sound changes in a language or in two or more related languages. Also: an excuse to post last Friday's XKCD comic, which I just realized some people in this...
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General & Hellos
Feb 5Feb 5

Posted by bobwjr
LINKSenate Passes Budget Resolution With Harris' Tiebreaking Vote : NPR
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Jan 21Jan 21

Posted by davers
Macaronic adjective composed of a mixture of languages.
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World Music
Jan 16Jan 16

Posted by KWAPELL7
for those of U who enjoy pure - unadulterated - Angelic - vocal performers - The following is "Love is like a Dream" - by Dimash Kudeibergen from Kazakstan - he can sing in 12 languages & play 10 instruments - his Vocal range is well beyond average ...
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Memes R Us
Jan 13Jan 13

Posted by scurry
What's the date?
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General & Hellos
Jan 12Jan 12

Posted by t1nick
Tomorrow we will see how many Republican congresspersons have managed to finally grow a pair of balls. Thus far few have any cojones.
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jan 7Jan 7

Posted by Basem
Greetings everyone. I've spent a nice evening with some people who happened to be from a different country and who spoke a different language. and while we were covering different topics, we came across the language area. my idea was to imagine the ...
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Posts
Jan 5Jan 5

Posted by Boomtarat03
Spicy shrimp Sushi stacks😋
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Tales from the Lockdown
Dec 22, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
A positive tale of Stig Severinsen.
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General & Hellos
Dec 22, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
New world record.
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Posts
Dec 22, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by glennlab
Film makers need to think about the repercussions from their movies.
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Trump Pinata
Dec 18, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Joanne
I am so fucking sick of the fucking idiots claiming voter fraud for Biden's win. My dad just got an "Emergency appeal for money" for the Georgia runoff elections from the Faith and Freedom Coalition. In their letter they stated (among other total ...
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All Things Asia
Dec 4, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Boomtarat03
Philippine Tarsier: The Philippine tarsier , known locally as mawumag in Cebuano and other Visayan languages, and magô in Waray, is a species of tarsier endemic to the Philippines. It is found in the southeastern part of the archipelago, ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Dec 4, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Sierra4
This is what happens when the Louvre Museum is closed for months and months.
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Posts
Nov 25, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by rogerbenham
Music For A While (Henry Purcell) SJAELLA Vokalensemble Sjaella performs 'Music For A While' by Henry Purcell in Philippus Church Leipzig. Arrangement by Susanne Blache
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Food Glorious Food
Nov 17, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Spinliesel
Welcome to this delicious group. BlueRidgeBroad. I will be looking for Southern recipes from you. You know some, right?
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Sunset, Sea, Coffee and Me
Nov 14, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Boomtarat03
Eighty dialects and languages are spoken, Philippines is a fragmented nation of loyal believers, divided by blood feuds and controlled by the church.😡
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Trump Pinata
Nov 8, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Merseyman1
RICHMEN.COM Very attractive European white woman, 50 year old 5'11" , 139 lbs, bra 34D, former model turned mannequin, no job, no skills, but I speaks five language. Dating for serious relationship only from January 2021. Politician do not apply ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Nov 6, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by HippieChick58
EDIFY EH-də-fi Part of speech: verb Origin: Middle English, 14th century 1: Instruct or improve (someone) morally or intellectually. Examples of Edify in a sentence "The professor looked forward to the chance to edify her students." "My ...
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Health & Happiness
Nov 4, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by EarnestEccentric
Fred Rogers embodied a set of skills that our society generally deems unimportant, unprofitable, and not worth anyone's time... it is our society that is messed up. Mr Rogers is my hero. Watch this movie.
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General & Hellos
Nov 2, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by St-Sinner
Wanted to share an economist's story with you. Here an Indian media anchor interviewing two economists: 1. Amartya Sen (Nobel laureate) - Indian origin 2. Jean Dreze - Belgian origin, taught in London school of Economics and moved to India to work ...
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Memes R Us
Nov 2, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by scurry
Fun with Languages
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Nov 1, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Archeus_Lore
Building on my website, tonight I finished two large-sized French/English interlinear texts (I wrote a program that speeds up the process, otherwise one text would take at least two days.) So now I have interlinears posted for: 1. Honoré de ...
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Politics
Oct 25, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKTrump struggles to defend lie about Mexico 'paying for the wall'
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News & Links
Oct 22, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Wikipedia and W.H.O. Join to Combat Covid Misinformation The health agency will license much of its material to the online encyclopedia, allowing the information to be reposted widely into almost 200 languages.
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handcrafters , fine artists, photographers, or other things of beauty
Oct 17, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by HippieChick58
I got a "new toy". I have one similar, it is larger, and I made a quilt top with it already. The quilt is in the longarm shop being quilted, when it is finished I will post pictures. My disappointment with the process for the quilt is that there is ...
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General & Hellos
Sep 19, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by JoeB
FB keeps suggesting that I might like to be a foster parent. This prompts a degree of self reflection, would I be suitable for such a role? I'm a middle aged man who lives on his own. I am well educated, and fluent in several languages. My home has ...
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Vegan\Vegetarian World
Sep 19, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Wildgreens
Palm oil
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Religion & Spirituality
Sep 17, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Honir
Have you been ostracized because of your lack of belief?
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Politics
Sep 15, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by t1nick
The ambush ot the two LA police officers was a vile act, and should not be seen in any other capacity. But the right wing reacts by name calling and throwing out racial slurs and invictives. Not once do they ask the question of "How and Why did ...
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Languages and Linguistics
Sep 10, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Spinliesel
What is this annoying capitalization of "I" all about? When I write in German, ich is not capitalized but You, Yours, His, Hers and Theirs when speaking of your family. It is the same in French and probably all other civilized languages in the ...
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Posts
Sep 6, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by glennlab
You would think that they'd love to.
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Silly, Random & Fun
Aug 23, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Rainbowrider57
I live in Mobile and is wondering if there are any men who loves to hang out naked
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Posts
Jul 27, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Stranger In A Strange Land · Leon Russell
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News & Links
Jul 2, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by ChurchLess
LINKMaggots and Parasites
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World Music
Jun 28, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Marionville
Laura Pausini is my favourite female singer..she’s Italian but sings in half a dozen languages including Spanish, as she does here in Chile in 2014. - Viveme (Believe Me).
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Jun 21, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Marionville
GLOTTAL STOP. - Noun...a consonant formed by the audible release of the airstream after complete closure of the glottis. It is common in many non-standard English accents such as US English and U.K. regional accents, as well as in some other ...
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Health & Happiness
Jun 17, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Americans Are the Unhappiest They've Been In 50 Years
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Posts
Jun 13, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Tomfoolery33
Shit happens...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Jun 10, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Marionville
SUPINE. - Adjective...1) lying on the back; reclined. 2) (figuratively) reluctant to take action due to indifference or moral weakness; apathetic or passive towards something. 3). (rare now, poetic). Leaning or sloping backwards; inclined, ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Jun 8, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by lerlo
For those of you who love darts...
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Posts
Jun 8, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
The Rolling Stones - Honky Tonk Women
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Star Trek fans
Jun 8, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by bobwjr
Got him lol
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Photography
Jun 7, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by BestWithoutGods
Three years ago today, we explored Ljubljana, the capital and largest city of Slovenia. Photo 9 is the American Embassy.
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World Music
May 24, 2020May 2020

Posted by Marionville
Esther Ofarim was a big star in the 60s & 70s with her husband Abi, the Israeli couple having a few international hits, such as Morning Of My Life and Cinderella, Rockefella. They split up, but she went on to have a solo career, mostly in Europe ...
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Posts
May 22, 2020May 2020

Posted by Petter
Paddy, from Cork, was on holiday in Mojacar, Spain. He soon struck up a friendship with Paco, a local bar owner who could speak English, and spent many a happy evening evening there. One such evening he said to Paco that he enjoyed the craic in his ...
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Wordsmith
May 18, 2020May 2020

Posted by fishline79
I just discovered your group and hope to return often. One of my specialties is the noble and ageless Limerick. I am almost obsessed with the genre, and one of my prized possessions is a book aptly titled "The Limerick" edited by "G. Legman", ...
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Posts
May 17, 2020May 2020

Posted by Sheannutt
Do you remember having to do this?📼😏
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Philosophy & Meaning
May 14, 2020May 2020

Posted by Mcflewster
Not all that long ago I asked on this site " What is the worst phrase in the English/US language?". So I learned a lot from that. Now it is the mirror image question. What is the best short phrase(or meme) in those languages...... the one you would ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
May 8, 2020May 2020

Posted by DavidDuhon
I think for many of us in the US, we have seen more of our governors recently than all the previous time we have watched governors speak, when added all together. And hopefully you have noticed that there was an ASL interpreter. I get to see into ...
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The Escapees- - Hide here!
May 5, 2020May 2020

Posted by Surfpirate
From my cousin Katy, she's a scream. lol Feliz Cinco de Mayo!
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Just for Laughs
May 5, 2020May 2020

Posted by Heather2367
Adult Happy Meal.
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Watchers
May 1, 2020May 2020

Posted by RavenCT
REMOVED Maylee Blocked Scammer confirmed via profile pic. Photo is of "Ann Angel" Porn Actress. She has multiple dating profiles in multiple countries and languages with that photo. Also she's wearing a cross in her ...
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Food Glorious Food
Apr 26, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Austin-Cambridge
This is for Petter, as he showed such enthusiasm about Maria's home made bread in a previous post! Maria was born in Madeira but educated in England and speaks a strange mixture of both languages, I call some of her more hilarious comments "Maria's ...
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Posts
Apr 26, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by WonderWartHog99
Schlemiel and schlimazel (Yiddish) Someone prone to bad luck. Yiddish distinguishes between the schlemiel and schlimazel, whose fates would probably be grouped under those of the klutz in other languages. The schlemiel is the ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Apr 23, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Archeus_Lore
"The World's Reason.—That the world is not the abstract essence of an eternal reasonableness is sufficiently proved by the fact that that bit of the world which we know—I mean our human reason—is none too reasonable. And if this is not ...
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Posts
Apr 23, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by glennlab
I can think of a couple I'd like to start with
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Politics
Apr 17, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by ToolGuy
A special post for @St_Sinner in his ridiculous ridicule of this young woman, Greta Thunberg, who is fluent in at least 2 languages unlike most of us, explaining how she became so concerned. Her view coincides with that of Richard Attenborough. But ...
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Just for Laughs
Apr 12, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Jetty
LINKLaugh of cry... The most shocking beauty fails
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handcrafters , fine artists, photographers, or other things of beauty
Apr 10, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Kynlei
I had a drawing prompt earlier that said to draw two animals with their colors reversed. A zebra and a flamingo seemed like a good switch. What do you think?
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Politics
Apr 9, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by ToolGuy
Racism and COVID-19.
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Just for Laughs
Apr 6, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by TheGreatShadow
One wall I proudly support! Got mine before trump! Even had the warning written in 3 languages! Pics below...
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Feline Fanatics
Apr 6, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by TheGreatShadow
One wall I proudly support! Got mine before trump! Even had the warning written in 3 languages! Pics below..
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I WANT MY FUCKING WALL NOW!!!
Apr 6, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by TheGreatShadow
One wall I proudly support! Got mine before trump! Even had the warning written in 3 languages! Pics below.
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Trump Pinata
Apr 6, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by TheGreatShadow
One wall I proudly support! Got mine before trump! Even had the warning written in 3 languages! Pics below.
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World Music
Apr 6, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Marionville
Caterina Valente was a very big international star in the 60s & 70s. She was German /Italian but sang in many languages. Here she sings “Istanbul not Constantinople” on the Mervin Griff TV Show in the USA in 1980, the other guest ...
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