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#1    seeder

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Posted 28 December 2012 - 12:18 AM

"Everything is a mystery or an unsolved puzzle until we learn to understand its language. The mystery is our own method understanding things, how much do we need to know to be able say, 'yes I understand that"

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Posted 28 December 2012 - 12:39 AM

I would say you need to know enough you do understand it.  One word in an ancient text translated wrong can make a difference in the message.


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Posted 28 December 2012 - 12:42 AM

The world's biggest mystery? What is the correct direction a toilet paper roll should face. Toilet paper from the front or back?

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Posted 28 December 2012 - 12:44 AM

View PostHasina, on 28 December 2012 - 12:42 AM, said:

The world's biggest mystery? What is the correct direction a toilet paper roll should face. Toilet paper from the front or back?

thats only a question for stoners

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Posted 28 December 2012 - 01:00 AM

View PostHasina, on 28 December 2012 - 12:42 AM, said:

The world's biggest mystery? What is the correct direction a toilet paper roll should face. Toilet paper from the front or back?

From the back absolutely... otherwise my cat unrolls the whole darned thing every time....


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Posted 28 December 2012 - 01:01 AM

View PostHasina, on 28 December 2012 - 12:42 AM, said:

The world's biggest mystery? What is the correct direction a toilet paper roll should face. Toilet paper from the front or back?

What herb do you take again?

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Posted 28 December 2012 - 01:09 AM

View PostHilander, on 28 December 2012 - 12:39 AM, said:

I would say you need to know enough you do understand it.  One word in an ancient text translated wrong can make a difference in the message.
A H-U-G-E difference! So, we must be always careful!! :yes:

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νιώθεις πως δεν υπάρχουνε λύσεις,
τότε μόνο δυο μάτια μπορούνε,
να σε κάνουν να θέλεις να ζήσεις.

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Posted 28 December 2012 - 01:16 AM

View PostHasina, on 28 December 2012 - 12:42 AM, said:

The world's biggest mystery? What is the correct direction a toilet paper roll should face. Toilet paper from the front or back?

University study's suggest 2/3rd's prefer from the front.

Seat up, or seat down?


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Posted 28 December 2012 - 01:19 AM

View PostLikely Guy, on 28 December 2012 - 01:16 AM, said:

University study's suggest 2/3rd's prefer from the front.

Seat up, or seat down?

View PostLikely Guy, on 28 December 2012 - 01:16 AM, said:

University study's suggest 2/3rd's prefer from the front.

Seat up, or seat down?
Down, always down, or I fall in.

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Posted 28 December 2012 - 01:28 AM

View PostHasina, on 28 December 2012 - 01:19 AM, said:


Down, always down, or I fall in.

Look. Don't leap!

Edited by Likely Guy, 28 December 2012 - 01:29 AM.


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Posted 28 December 2012 - 01:34 AM

View PostTaun, on 28 December 2012 - 01:00 AM, said:

From the back absolutely... otherwise my cat unrolls the whole darned thing every time....
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Edited by wallarookiller, 28 December 2012 - 01:37 AM.


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Posted 28 December 2012 - 02:46 AM

View PostHasina, on 28 December 2012 - 12:42 AM, said:

The world's biggest mystery? What is the correct direction a toilet paper roll should face. Toilet paper from the front or back?

It goes over the top.  Anything else is unsanitary and wrong.

And the egg came first because all chickens, by definition come from eggs.

There's no mystery here.

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Posted 28 December 2012 - 03:03 AM

View Postcladking, on 28 December 2012 - 02:46 AM, said:



It goes over the top.  Anything else is unsanitary and wrong.

And the egg came first because all chickens, by definition come from eggs.

There's no mystery here.

The dinosaur came before the chicken, or the egg. ;)

Well, okay, the dinosaur egg came before the chicken... etcetra, etcetra. :)


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Posted 28 December 2012 - 05:47 AM

View PostHasina, on 28 December 2012 - 01:19 AM, said:

Down, always down, or I fall in.
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Posted 28 December 2012 - 05:57 AM

I'd never heard of some of the mysteries on that list.





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