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Panda
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Message 72 of 181 (669924)
08-06-2012 7:03 AM
Reply to: Message 71 by Tangle
08-06-2012 6:35 AM


Tangle writes:
A fabulous, amazing achievement.
WOOHOO!!
"The US space agency has just landed a huge new robot rover on Mars gone f'king mental."

"There is no great invention, from fire to flying, which has not been hailed as an insult to some god." J. B. S. Haldane

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Panda
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Posts: 2688
From: UK
Joined: 10-04-2010


Message 76 of 181 (670029)
08-08-2012 5:51 AM
Reply to: Message 75 by caffeine
08-08-2012 4:54 AM


Re: Finsihing last in the final
caffeine writes:
...are you happy because you're one of the best eight canoeists in the world, or miserable because you're last?
They are always unhappy at coming in last.
Whereas I am sitting at home saying: "Out of 7 billion people, you are 8th!"
It seems exponentially more nonsensical as they approach gold, where you have people being unhappy that they are only the 2nd fastest in the whole wide world...

"There is no great invention, from fire to flying, which has not been hailed as an insult to some god." J. B. S. Haldane

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