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BS: The Mother of all BS threads

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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 09 Oct 07 - 10:26 AM

In other news:

THE 2007 NOBEL PRIZE IN PHYSICS WILL BE AWARDED TO Albert Fert
(Université Paris-Sud, Orsay, France) and Peter Grünberg
(Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany) for the discovery of giant
magnetoresistance, or GMR for short. GMR is the process whereby a
tiny magnetic field, such as that of an oriented domain on the
surface of a computer hard drive can, when the proper read head is
brought nearby, trigger a large change in electrical resistance,
thus *reading* the data vested in the magnetic orientation. This
is the heart of modern hard drive technology and makes possible the
immense hard-drive data storage industry. Fert and Grünberg
pioneered the making of stacks consisting of alternating thin layers
of magnetic and non-magnetic atoms needed to produce the GMR
effect. GMR is a prominent example of how quantum effects (a large
electrical response to a tiny magnetic input) come about through
confinement (the atomic layers being so thin.); that is, atoms
interact differently with each other when they are confined to a
tiny volume or a thin plane.


Aren't we glad and grateful to these men?


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 09 Oct 07 - 08:58 AM

I thought it was your left ear. No?

Well, there is nothing on worth hearing just now, anyway. So you have time to get it cleared up. I hope it gets fixed. A constant pain in the rear makes you walk funny.


A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 09 Oct 07 - 08:54 AM

It's that bouffant hairdo. Bugs have crawled into your ear and eaten around behind it and are now trying to eat their way out via your eardrum. I know, because this happened to someone at work's aunt's cousin's best friend's boy friend's acquaintance, who happens to be a hairdresser's assistant and he heard about it from his employer's nurse's doctor's brother's veterinarian's kennel cleaner. You should have given that hairstyle up in the 1960s, but it's too late now, probably, because all the hairspray has solidified into a mass even a bullet won't penetrate. This isn't all bad, because thousands of years from now archeologists will be able to examine your hair long after the rest of you is dust. In fact, you hair will survive the eventual collapse and re-Big Banging of the Universe. And you'll show up at Judgement Day balder'n a coot, because your hair won't be able to make it.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Acme
Date: 09 Oct 07 - 12:15 AM

Well, MOM, I'm about back to square one. The ear isn't any better, it's getting worse again. Gotta get in to the ENT tomorrow for sure. This is a pain in the rear.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 09 Oct 07 - 12:12 AM

Given the opportunity...



A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 08 Oct 07 - 10:58 PM

I do know about her sister. Ummmmmmm-UM! Now, THERE was a REAL woman! Why, I've heard tell, up at the Legion Hovel, about the time she...no, I can't tell that. In fact I can't any of it. After all, a lady is a lady.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 08 Oct 07 - 05:55 PM

Quite so.

A.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 08 Oct 07 - 04:20 PM

I'm certain I wouldn't know.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 08 Oct 07 - 04:05 PM

Ah, yes...Winifred. A lady at every opportunity. But where there was none, a veritable maneater.


A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 08 Oct 07 - 03:37 PM

I suppose LH won't mind, Most Noble and Honourable Amos the Surprised of St Winifred by Winchelsea.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 08 Oct 07 - 02:26 PM

Well, I plead guilty, but only because I didn't think he would mind.



A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Acme
Date: 08 Oct 07 - 01:55 PM

Oh, the gender shifting. . .


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 08 Oct 07 - 01:43 PM

Said authorities have ALSO revealed that we are honored by the occasional company of Lord Rapaire the Liminal of Walk upon Water and Her Most Noble Lady Little Hawk the Imposing of Londinium-le-Thames.

Oh, the grandeur! Oh, the inhumanity!


A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 08 Oct 07 - 01:37 PM

I went through the loop over there, and they gave her ANOTHER title, to boot:

Grand Duchess Mother Of All Bs the Extemporaneous of Fiddlehope in the Marsh




which also seems kinda fitting.

Kneel, you varlets, you are not fit to kiss the hem of her skirts!! :D


A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Acme
Date: 08 Oct 07 - 12:34 PM

Hey, MOM! Guess What! You can now call yourself the

Grand Duchess Mother Of All BS the Mad of Kirkby Overblow

Here is how you got here from there.

Somehow that name does seem to kind of fit, doesn't it? There's a separate thread running for this little gem of a site, but I wanted to set MOM up with her own link here.

Your devoted daughter,

SRS


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 08 Oct 07 - 10:08 AM

I celebrate your hippiness happiness, and your accomplishment, and the cleverness with which you deconstructed the problem into manageability. Huzzah.

But not posting in tongues.


:D


A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 08 Oct 07 - 09:26 AM

Ich sprachen Sie Deutsch nicht.

But when I am filled with joy and happiness I just want to share it, and the "Ode To Joy" is the perfect vehicle! I am still filled with joy, for I have finished (99% -- I still have the bibliography to do) my presentation for next month's meeting in P-burgh. Something that most say cannot be done I have partially done with 90% certainity -- and I'm 90% certain of that! Now I'm off to the really hard part of the "impossibility."

And I can do this by focusing on microdata instead of macrodata, by approaching the problem as an aggregate of small parts instead of one overwhelming whole.

Would you rather

Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Hallelujah!
Hallelujah! Hallelujah!
For the Lord God Omnipotent reigneth.
Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Hallelujah!

For the Lord God omnipotent reigneth.
Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Hallelujah!
Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Hallelujah!

The kingdom of this world
Is become the kingdom of our Lord,
And of His Christ, and of His Christ;
And He shall reign for ever and ever,
For ever and ever, forever and ever,

King of kings, and Lord of lords,
King of kings, and Lord of lords,
And Lord of lords,
And He shall reign,
And He shall reign forever and ever,
King of kings, forever and ever,
And Lord of lords,
Hallelujah! Hallelujah!

And He shall reign forever and ever,
King of kings! and Lord of lords!
And He shall reign forever and ever,
King of kings! and Lord of lords!
Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Hallelujah!
Hallelujah!


Sorry, I prefer the Schiller.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 08 Oct 07 - 09:25 AM

Boy, talk about chilling effect on a perfectly good thread!!


A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 08 Oct 07 - 12:24 AM

Welcome home, big dude.

But really, you need to face facts here. You make your own work by being such an effete snob and posting in tongues. This sort of Make-Believe Elitism is your downfall. You have no business pretending you are used to kowtowing with German polyglots. It's more likely you have been taken over by Singaporean poltergeists.

Mom I just saw the last episode of "The War". Ken Burns did a really good job ion this one.

A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 07 Oct 07 - 10:20 PM

Oh, fer...

I'd think that someone as urbane, intelligent, and sophisticated as Amos would immediately recognize the words to Shiller's immortal poem -- and even more so, the words to the chorale part of Ludwig von Beethoven's Symphony Number 9 in D minor, Opus 125:

    Oh friends, not these tunes!
    Rather let us sing more
    cheerful and more joyful ones.
    Joy! Joy!

    Joy, beautiful spark of the gods,
    Daughter of Elysium,
    Touched with fire, to the portal,
    Of thy radiant shrine, we come.
    Your sweet magic frees all others,
    Held in Custom's rigid rings.
    All men on earth become brothers,
    In the haven of your wings.

    Whoever succeeds in the great attempt
    To be a friend of a friend,
    Whoever has won a lovely woman,
    Let him add his jubilation!
    Yes, whoever calls even one soul
    His own on the earth's globe!
    And who never has, let him steal,
    Weeping, away from this group.

    All creatures drink joy
    At the breasts of nature;
    All the good, all the evil
    Follow her roses' trail.
    Kisses gave she us, and wine,
    A friend, proven unto death;
    Pleasure was to the worm granted,
    And the cherub stands before God.

    Glad, as his suns fly
    Through the Heavens' glorious plan,
    Run, brothers, your race,
    Joyful, as a hero to victory.

    Be embraced, you millions!
    This kiss for the whole world!
    Brothers, beyond the star-canopy
    Must a loving Father dwell.
    Do you bow down, you millions?
    Do you sense the Creator, world?
    Seek Him beyond the star-canopy!
    Beyond the stars must He dwell


Lordy mercy, Mom! I gotta do EVERYTHING around here!

Oh, yeah. I'm home.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 07 Oct 07 - 05:38 PM

Today we went out with friends to a little side street that ends in the hill above La Jolla Cove -- a footpath leads down along the bluffs, perhaps eight feet above the surf, looking down on cliffs and bays lined with cormorants, pelicans, and sea lions. We had brunch in a small café looking out over the azure Pacific; you could see half-way to Los Angeles, it was so clear.

Then we strolled the shopping streets and wandered ome again tired by happy.

A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 07 Oct 07 - 12:19 PM

The New Scientist reports on our brave new world redux:

"You arrive home from work, drop your mobile phone, MP3 player and camera on the kitchen table and pour yourself a well-earned drink. Immediately, the music on your MP3 player begins blaring from your hi-fi, photos start downloading to your PC and texts and emails start flashing up on your TV screen.

What's going on? The phone, MP3 player and camera are sending information to the table, which passes it to the walls, which in turn route it to the hi-fi, television and PC.

Takao Someya, Tsuyoshi Sekitani and colleagues at the University of Tokyo, Japan, have developed a flexible, plastic electronic sheet that can be embedded in tables, walls and floors. Plastic transistors and copper wires that snake through the sheets allow gadgets placed on them to form spontaneous connections and swap data."


Oh, tempora, oh, mores. This is an ideal scenario?

Or, as the restaurant critic said trying the experimental new Japanese-American seafood restaurant for the first time, "Oh, tempuri! Oh, moray!".


A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 07 Oct 07 - 11:05 AM

Our threads are wound of many hues
And better they should mixed be;
By just to keep the banter up,
I've nabbed 20060!


A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 07 Oct 07 - 10:24 AM

Nah, it's more like painting humongous hex wards on your barn, like some Amish do, IIRC. Keeps the evil spirits out. The judgments of the gods was that the Mount Soledadians were spending too much on their homes, and not enough on improvements. We, who have the grace of fortune cast upon us, have reversed the process. We've spent way too much on improvements.

A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Acme
Date: 07 Oct 07 - 01:26 AM

You were spared this time, Amos, but all of that work on the house and now the driveway, you're painting an seismic target on your house and property. Just so you know.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 06 Oct 07 - 11:46 PM

O of friends, not these tones
! To separate let us more pleasant anstimmen and joy-fuller.
Joy! Joy! Joy, beautiful God sparks daughter from Elysium, we entered feuertrunken, Himmli, your Heiligtum!
Your charms bind again which the fashion strictly divided;
All humans become brothers, where your gentle wing stays.
Whom the large throw successfully to be a friend friend;
Who interferes holdes a woman achieved, its rejoicing!
Yes, who calls also only one soul its on that ground approximately! And wer's never skillfully, steal yourself crying from this federation!
All natures at the chests of nature drink joy; All good ones, all bad consequences of their rose trace.
Kisses it gave us and vines, a friend, examined in death;
Wollust ward the worm given, and the Cherub stands before God.
Gladly, like its suns fly through the sky praecht'gen plan, run, brothers, your course, joyful, like a hero for triumphing.
Are umschlungen, millions! This kiss of the whole world!
Brothers, ueber'm star tent must a dear father live.

You fall down, millions? Do you suspect the creator, world?
Look for ' it ueber'm star tent! Over stars he must live.




Babelfish is more considerate than Rapaire, certes, but only slightly less annoying.

And guess what, Mom!! We're finally getting the new driveway!! Demolition starts Monday. YAY! Soon it will be nice cobbles instead of thirty-year old cracking concrete.

For those of you who were concerned, we are not effected by the recent landslide in nearby La Jolla. We are a mile or two east of the mill called Mount Soledad where that occurred.



A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 06 Oct 07 - 09:55 PM

Singen Sie, singen Sie mit Freude! für habe mich beendet.   

O Freunde, nicht diese Töne!
    Sondern laßt uns angenehmere
    anstimmen und freudenvollere.
    Freude! Freude!

    Freude, schöner Götterfunken
    Tochter aus Elysium,
    Wir betreten feuertrunken,
    Himmlische, dein Heiligtum!
    Deine Zauber binden wieder
    Was die Mode streng geteilt;
    Alle Menschen werden Brüder,
    Wo dein sanfter Flügel weilt.

    Wem der große Wurf gelungen,
    Eines Freundes Freund zu sein;
    Wer ein holdes Weib errungen,
    Mische seinen Jubel ein!
    Ja, wer auch nur eine Seele
    Sein nennt auf dem Erdenrund!
    Und wer's nie gekonnt, der stehle
    Weinend sich aus diesem Bund!

    Freude trinken alle Wesen
    An den Brüsten der Natur;
    Alle Guten, alle Bösen
    Folgen ihrer Rosenspur.
    Küsse gab sie uns und Reben,
    Einen Freund, geprüft im Tod;
    Wollust ward dem Wurm gegeben,
    Und der Cherub steht vor Gott.

    Froh, wie seine Sonnen fliegen
    Durch des Himmels prächt'gen Plan,
    Laufet, Brüder, eure Bahn,
    Freudig, wie ein Held zum Siegen.

    Seid umschlungen, Millionen!
    Diesen Kuß der ganzen Welt!
    Brüder, über'm Sternenzelt
    Muß ein lieber Vater wohnen.
    Ihr stürzt nieder, Millionen?
    Ahnest du den Schöpfer, Welt?
    Such' ihn über'm Sternenzelt!
    Über Sternen muß er wohnen.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 06 Oct 07 - 08:30 PM

IT'S DONE!! CONSUMATUM EST!! C'EST FINI!!!

Caloo! Calay! I chortle in my joy!


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 06 Oct 07 - 06:30 PM

Tell the salad to dress in the fridge like all the other vegetables. Who does he think he is? What noive.


A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Acme
Date: 06 Oct 07 - 06:24 PM

I have tried weak wvinegar. . . my ex swears by a drop of olive oil in his ear, and one mudcatter suggested trying a clove of garlic if there is a next time. I could end up with salad dressing in my ear.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 06 Oct 07 - 05:39 PM

Have you tried some weak Wick's Vapo-Rub?


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 06 Oct 07 - 05:34 PM

No vapours!! Ear, ear! Wickéd good show.


A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Acme
Date: 06 Oct 07 - 02:26 PM

No vapors. That's something MMario might run into in one of his time-travels, maybe to the 18th or 19th century. Unless you want to count the wall of steam that I encounter some mornings when I stick my head in the bathroom door and tell my son after 30 minutes that he needs to finish his shower so he can eat breakfast. That's a mighty roiling wall of steam that hits me (and will probably drop the ceiling out of the bathroom one of these days). Now that's vapor!


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 06 Oct 07 - 01:55 PM

Oh, dear. I hope Still isn't going to come down with a case of vapours. We'll have to string her along.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Acme
Date: 06 Oct 07 - 01:21 PM

Wicked.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 06 Oct 07 - 09:08 AM

Oh, like the old Air-Wick air fresheners. He's not trying to turn you into a candle. That's good. I hope that the wick works quickly and is sturdy enough. You don't need a weak wick week.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 06 Oct 07 - 02:36 AM

Gotta applaud your sense of delicacy, there, Still...



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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Acme
Date: 05 Oct 07 - 11:16 PM

No, it's to wick the liquid drops into the ear and in contact with the inner ear skin. I found some links to otitis externa, but they're pretty gross looking. I hope mine isn't like that. Nothing on the outside, but it is sure tender inside the ear. I think it was draining inadequately when a small infection got started. . . and that's probably enough information.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 05 Oct 07 - 09:48 PM

Wait a minute. The doctor gave you a wick?? Is he trying to tell you something about ear wax buildup?


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 05 Oct 07 - 06:59 PM

See? What did I tell you?

I heard of a pre-teen who had an earache, screamed when he rolled over in bed, and kept on sleeping even though he'd burst his eardrum.

His mother admired his ability to sleep through his own screams, but still took him to the doctor in the morning.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Acme
Date: 05 Oct 07 - 06:44 PM

It seems my ear is rather remarkable in it's swollen state. "We don't see many here that bad," my doctor said, right before he stepped next door to the ENT who gave him a kit with an ear wick and some drops to use over the weekend. Chances are good I'll be seeing the ENT on Monday, after my doctor takes another look.

I think Dr. Seuss had a character with something in it's ear in one of his books. I suspect that character had it a little easier.

The doctor asked if I had someone here to help me with putting in the ear drops. "Nope. Two cats, two dogs, but the pit bull is really smart." I think I'll stick to walking with the dogs, their ministrations tend to be a little messy, and ask the next door neighbor to help with the drops this evening.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 05 Oct 07 - 06:16 PM

I was feelin' pert and sassy,
Rip-and-roarin', wild and snorty
I indulged my mood's audaci-
Ty, and took 200-forty.
This, you argue, is outrageous,
All the best ones he has taken!
But to let such scruples cage us,
Who love   numbers, is mistaken.


A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 05 Oct 07 - 06:00 PM

Just don't stick a wetted finger into the same ear the other person is using at the moment to stick his finger into. There isn't room in that vestibule for both of you.


A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 05 Oct 07 - 02:09 PM

Scott Adams says that you can reboot yourself or someone else by wetting your finger and sticking it in your own or their ear. He doesn't specify which ear.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 05 Oct 07 - 12:46 PM

Have you checked to see if someone IS sticking their finger into your ear? If they are doing so without your consent you may be able to get a court order making them stop....


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 05 Oct 07 - 12:22 PM

Sounds like an infection to me. I'd ask if it sounds like one to you, only you can't hear so it wouldn't sound like much. You could always push an ice pick in until the eardrum is punctured, that would drain any gunk out, but I really don't recommend that. I knew a guy who did that and sneezed as it was going on; when right on through his head but being a brainless twit it didn't hurt him any AND, with lenses installed in both ears, he got a job as a talking telescope at Niagra Falls. But jobs like that don't come around very often so going to the doctor is probably your best bet.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Acme
Date: 05 Oct 07 - 10:45 AM

No, I feel like someone is sticking their finger about two inches into my head through my right ear. If I hold my mouth open like a yawn or jut my jaw I can hear some through that ear. I'm tired of this. The doctor will see me at 2:15. I've been good, I haven't poked at it (much, except to try to keep it clean with some peroxide, and I read yesterday that vinegar is good, but I didn't mix them). Nothing helps. It's a beautiful day out, I'd really like to enjoy this sick day, but alas, I seem to be sick. :-/ Bummer.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Rapparee
Date: 05 Oct 07 - 09:07 AM

Stilly, there is a brain-eating amoeba out there, but it enters via the nostrils. You don't suddenly have decongested sinuses, do you? Headaches are also a symptom.


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Amos
Date: 05 Oct 07 - 08:28 AM

I think, Mom, that everything WAS a bit weird.

It was just one of those weird days. Things wobble on their axes and then settle back. You know the kind. It is important to treat such days well, with a delicate touch, because if you knock it the wrong way everything goes completely to hell.

A


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Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
From: Acme
Date: 04 Oct 07 - 11:52 PM

Everything has seemed a bit weird all day because I have an ear infection (gotta get it looked at tomorrow) but now my eyes seem to be going. Or Donuel drifted into the wrong thread to post that depressing bit of information. Being this is a BS thread and that wasn't BS, etc. Or, I should say, the folks who perpetrated some of that nonsense ARE full of BS, but the reporting of it isn't. There is a distinction to be made there.


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