Thanksgiving

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vic-k
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Fri Nov 23, 2007 3:18 am Post

A belated happy Thanksgivings Day, to our cousins over the pond :D

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Fri Nov 23, 2007 10:22 am Post

Why do we call it the pond? Pond's have a tendancy to be slimy, and house frogs. And they are roundish and have a single joining side. I'd have thought a better analogy would be "creek", or another running water scenario.
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Fri Nov 23, 2007 11:49 am Post

The consensus assumption is that it's an ironic label given to the Atlantic by colonists after enduring the crossing from Europe. Making light of a difficult past endeavour is pretty common.

http://www.worldwidewords.org/qa/qa-big2.htm
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Fri Nov 23, 2007 12:11 pm Post

ANTONY & PINK..... whorra...a...feckin .....combo!!! jeezzz!!
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Fri Nov 23, 2007 2:39 pm Post

hello antony :)

I have no idea who that strange man with the whirling eyes and the lollipop stick up his nose is.
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Fri Nov 23, 2007 4:55 pm Post

you..two f..faced... :shock: where...where.. am I?
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