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To: goldworldnet who wrote (91)11/1/2019 3:23:07 PM
From: Shoot1st
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As I blindly wondered.....I stumbled here.....

seemingly fortuitous.

I remain humble in my action here as one never knows...what one knows......

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Shootie

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From: Shoot1st11/1/2019 4:13:03 PM
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A 2fer

Elvis has left the building.....

and the screen door didn't hit him on the ass.....

Shootie

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From: DMaA11/2/2019 12:18:13 AM
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Here's a question.

Everyone called Television TV.

Nobody every called a Telephone a TP.

Why?

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To: DMaA who wrote (96)11/2/2019 12:31:51 AM
From: SI Ron (Soup Nazi)
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TV is called Telly in Britain.

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From: goldworldnet11/2/2019 9:54:25 AM
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Don’t count your chickens before they hatch.

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From: goldworldnet11/3/2019 10:57:30 AM
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Like a duck to water.

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To: goldworldnet who wrote (99)11/3/2019 11:28:28 AM
From: Shoot1st
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and if it walks like a duck......

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From: DMaA11/5/2019 9:14:23 AM
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More of a simile than an idiom but nice writing anyway:

Writing about the weather yesterday,

Later it rained, and there were snowflakes, but the sun came out and it rained some more. It’s like winter went live a day before they got the bugs out of the code.

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To: DMaA who wrote (101)11/6/2019 11:35:43 AM
From: goldworldnet
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Jack Frost nipping at your nose.

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To: DMaA who wrote (96)11/7/2019 12:02:57 AM
From: Stan
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Because TP was already taken?

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