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Dingo
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      07-15-2010
On Tue, 13 Jul 2010 17:04:25 -0700 (PDT), Pat <(E-Mail Removed)>
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>If money wasn't a limitation, what place/s on Earth (or even outside
>of it) showing in the background, would you most want to take a self-
>portrait photo in, to show to friends and please say why.


Naked and mounted.



 
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      07-15-2010
"Peter" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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> "Bowser" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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>> On Tue, 13 Jul 2010 17:04:25 -0700 (PDT), Pat <(E-Mail Removed)>
>> wrote:
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>>>If money wasn't a limitation, what place/s on Earth (or even outside
>>>of it) showing in the background, would you most want to take a self-
>>>portrait photo in, to show to friends and please say why.

>>
>> On top of one of the great pyramids.
>>
>> 'Cause they're there.

>
>
> Sitting or standing?


The visual reminded me of one of those old "Colon Blow" cereal mock
commercials from Saturday Night Live...

Standing, of course.

 
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      07-15-2010
On Thu, 15 Jul 2010 08:13:13 -0400, "Bowser" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:

>"Peter" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
>news:4c3e132b$1$5537$(E-Mail Removed)-secrets.com...
>> "Bowser" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
>> news:(E-Mail Removed)...
>>> On Tue, 13 Jul 2010 17:04:25 -0700 (PDT), Pat <(E-Mail Removed)>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>>If money wasn't a limitation, what place/s on Earth (or even outside
>>>>of it) showing in the background, would you most want to take a self-
>>>>portrait photo in, to show to friends and please say why.
>>>
>>> On top of one of the great pyramids.
>>>
>>> 'Cause they're there.

>>
>>
>> Sitting or standing?

>
>The visual reminded me of one of those old "Colon Blow" cereal mock
>commercials from Saturday Night Live...
>
>Standing, of course.


Funny I should read this just as I have a sick toddler "squatting" in
my lap.
 
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whisky-dave
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      07-15-2010

"Alan Browne" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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> On 10-07-14 12:43 , John McWilliams wrote:
>> [aus.photo out.]
>> Alan Browne wrote:
>>> On 10-07-13 20:04 , Pat wrote:
>>>> If money wasn't a limitation, what place/s on Earth (or even outside
>>>> of it) showing in the background, would you most want to take a self-
>>>> portrait photo in, to show to friends and please say why.
>>>
>>> Piloting a hot aerobatic airplane in the Canadian Rockies.
>>>
>>> I love flying and extreme attitudes.

>>
>> Freudian slip??

>
> I prefer Victorian corsets, actually.


I don;t think we really want to see any pictures of you in them, do we ?
inn case you're wondering, we cetainly don;t want it as a submission

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      07-16-2010
On Jul 13, 7:04*pm, Pat <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
> If money wasn't a limitation, what place/s on Earth (or even outside
> of it) showing in the background, would you most want to take a self-
> portrait photo in, to show to friends and please say why.


Been thinking about this.

First thought was Nepal.

But I think I've settled on: the wedding of my Great-Grandchild.

Since my own kids have shown no sign of getting married, I may have a
long wait.
 
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John A.
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      07-16-2010
On Thu, 15 Jul 2010 21:47:07 -0700, Savageduck
<savageduck1@{REMOVESPAM}me.com> wrote:

>On 2010-07-15 20:59:31 -0700, C J Campbell
><(E-Mail Removed)> said:
>
>> On 2010-07-15 03:04:32 -0700, Neil <(E-Mail Removed)> said:
>>
>>> On Wed, 14 Jul 2010 07:04:10 -0700, otter wrote:
>>>
>>>> On Jul 13, 9:10*pm, C J Campbell
>>>> <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
>>>>> On 2010-07-13 17:04:25 -0700, Pat <(E-Mail Removed)> said:
>>>>>
>>>>>> If money wasn't a limitation, what place/s on Earth (or even outside
>>>>>> of it) showing in the background, would you most want to take a self-
>>>>>> portrait photo in, to show to friends and please say why.
>>>>>
>>>>> Heaven. I think that would be self-explanatory.
>>>>
>>>> I think that would be the last place I'd want to be.
>>>
>>> It will be.

>>
>> I've already been to the other place and taken a self portrait there.
>> It is not as bad as most people imagine. In fact, it was quite nice
>> when I was there. I once considered opening a flight school there so I
>> could be the flight instructor from Hell. Possibly even manufacturing a
>> light aircraft that would be called the Bat, so people could fly a Bat
>> out of Hell.
>>
>> But the population is very small and probably would not support such
>> enterprises. They have a post office (which postmarks your mail with
>> big red letters saying "HELL") and they sell t-shirts and the like. The
>> "Wish You Were Here" postcard is very popular.

>
>I would have thought a town such as "Harmony" would be better suited
>for somebody well exercised in the navigation skills of the photo
>newsgroups.
><http://homepage.mac.com/lco/filechut...y_DNC0859w.jpg >
>
>I think the population after the latest census is probably down to 6.


Well that explains the state of music these days. Too many people
getting out of Harmony.
 
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John A.
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      07-16-2010
On Fri, 16 Jul 2010 08:58:14 -0700, Savageduck
<savageduck1@{REMOVESPAM}me.com> wrote:

>On 2010-07-16 07:54:15 -0700, C J Campbell
><(E-Mail Removed)> said:
>
>> On 2010-07-15 21:47:07 -0700, Savageduck <savageduck1@{REMOVESPAM}me.com> said:
>>
>>> On 2010-07-15 20:59:31 -0700, C J Campbell
>>> <(E-Mail Removed)> said:
>>>
>>>> On 2010-07-15 03:04:32 -0700, Neil <(E-Mail Removed)> said:
>>>>
>>>>> On Wed, 14 Jul 2010 07:04:10 -0700, otter wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> On Jul 13, 9:10*pm, C J Campbell
>>>>>> <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
>>>>>>> On 2010-07-13 17:04:25 -0700, Pat <(E-Mail Removed)> said:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> If money wasn't a limitation, what place/s on Earth (or even outside
>>>>>>>> of it) showing in the background, would you most want to take a self-
>>>>>>>> portrait photo in, to show to friends and please say why.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Heaven. I think that would be self-explanatory.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I think that would be the last place I'd want to be.
>>>>>
>>>>> It will be.
>>>>
>>>> I've already been to the other place and taken a self portrait there.
>>>> It is not as bad as most people imagine. In fact, it was quite nice
>>>> when I was there. I once considered opening a flight school there so I
>>>> could be the flight instructor from Hell. Possibly even manufacturing a
>>>> light aircraft that would be called the Bat, so people could fly a Bat
>>>> out of Hell.
>>>>
>>>> But the population is very small and probably would not support such
>>>> enterprises. They have a post office (which postmarks your mail with
>>>> big red letters saying "HELL") and they sell t-shirts and the like. The
>>>> "Wish You Were Here" postcard is very popular.
>>>
>>> I would have thought a town such as "Harmony" would be better suited
>>> for somebody well exercised in the navigation skills of the photo
>>> newsgroups.
>>> <http://homepage.mac.com/lco/filechut...y_DNC0859w.jpg >
>>>
>>> I think the population after the latest census is probably down to 6.

>>
>> No wonder, after that incident with No. 6.

>
>Actually it was because 7 was just too odd.


I thought it was because 7 ate 9.
 
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      07-16-2010

"John A." <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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> On Fri, 16 Jul 2010 08:58:14 -0700, Savageduck
> <savageduck1@{REMOVESPAM}me.com> wrote:
>
>>On 2010-07-16 07:54:15 -0700, C J Campbell
>><(E-Mail Removed)> said:
>>
>>> On 2010-07-15 21:47:07 -0700, Savageduck
>>> <savageduck1@{REMOVESPAM}me.com> said:
>>>
>>>> On 2010-07-15 20:59:31 -0700, C J Campbell
>>>> <(E-Mail Removed)> said:
>>>>
>>>>> On 2010-07-15 03:04:32 -0700, Neil <(E-Mail Removed)>
>>>>> said:
>>>>>
>>>>>> On Wed, 14 Jul 2010 07:04:10 -0700, otter wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> On Jul 13, 9:10 pm, C J Campbell
>>>>>>> <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
>>>>>>>> On 2010-07-13 17:04:25 -0700, Pat <(E-Mail Removed)> said:
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> If money wasn't a limitation, what place/s on Earth (or even
>>>>>>>>> outside
>>>>>>>>> of it) showing in the background, would you most want to take a
>>>>>>>>> self-
>>>>>>>>> portrait photo in, to show to friends and please say why.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Heaven. I think that would be self-explanatory.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I think that would be the last place I'd want to be.<
>>>>>>
>>>>>> It will be.
>>>>>
>>>>> I've already been to the other place and taken a self portrait there.
>>>>> It is not as bad as most people imagine. In fact, it was quite nice
>>>>> when I was there. I once considered opening a flight school there so I
>>>>> could be the flight instructor from Hell. Possibly even manufacturing
>>>>> a
>>>>> light aircraft that would be called the Bat, so people could fly a Bat
>>>>> out of Hell.
>>>>>
>>>>> But the population is very small and probably would not support such
>>>>> enterprises. They have a post office (which postmarks your mail with
>>>>> big red letters saying "HELL") and they sell t-shirts and the like.
>>>>> The
>>>>> "Wish You Were Here" postcard is very popular.
>>>>
>>>> I would have thought a town such as "Harmony" would be better suited
>>>> for somebody well exercised in the navigation skills of the photo
>>>> newsgroups.
>>>> <http://homepage.mac.com/lco/filechut...y_DNC0859w.jpg >
>>>>
>>>> I think the population after the latest census is probably down to 6.
>>>
>>> No wonder, after that incident with No. 6.

>>
>>Actually it was because 7 was just too odd.

>
> I thought it was because 7 ate 9.


I don't know, but that's why 6 was afraid of 7.

 
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      07-17-2010
On Jul 13, 8:04*pm, Pat <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
> If money wasn't a limitation, what place/s on Earth (or even outside
> of it) showing in the background, would you most want to take a self-
> portrait photo in, to show to friends and please say why.


Oval Office.
 
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      07-17-2010
C J Campbell wrote:
> On 2010-07-16 17:34:35 -0700, Annika1980 <(E-Mail Removed)> said:
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>> On Jul 13, 8:04 pm, Pat <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
>>> If money wasn't a limitation, what place/s on Earth (or even outside
>>> of it) showing in the background, would you most want to take a self-
>>> portrait photo in, to show to friends and please say why.

>>
>> Oval Office.

>
> Anyone who wants to be there is either too power-mad, too greedy, or too
> crazy to be trusted with the job. Or a combination of all three.


One could be just a visitor to the occupant.

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