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  1. Thread: If you were a...

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    Onto the top of mt. Everest (so I wouldn't have...

    Onto the top of mt. Everest (so I wouldn't have to climb)

    If you were a weapon, which would you be?
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    The Berenstain...

    The Berenstain Bears!http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/2/2e/TheBerenstainBears.jpg/220px-TheBerenstainBears.jpg
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    Got drunk in D.C. and hitchhiked to the club...

    Got drunk in D.C. and hitchhiked to the club (instead of hailing one of the numerous cabs rolling by)

    What's your favorite book?
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    Great point

    Great point
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    How much freedom does a lion or a gazelle truly...

    How much freedom does a lion or a gazelle truly have in this world? Just because you are allowed to have a reservation (much like Native American reservations) doesn't make you free. If a lion...
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    Zoo life is absolutely a horrible existence-no...

    Zoo life is absolutely a horrible existence-no better than prison. However, it is not nearly as bad as being a racehorse (think prison vs. slavery). A racehorse is whipped and otherwise tortured,...
  7. Thread: Mixing Tenses

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    Yes (with the exception of the 's' on Sunday, I...

    Yes (with the exception of the 's' on Sunday, I think-I may be wrong about that). In the first one, she is quoting someone who has told her, "life is not perfect." In the second one, she is...
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    Such is the nature of humanity. But I never...

    Such is the nature of humanity.

    But I never said that zoo life was ideal-in fact I intentionally stated that in my last post-but it is much better than the life of an animal groomed for sport. ...
  9. Thread: Mixing Tenses

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    Although I don't personally like the style, she's...

    Although I don't personally like the style, she's trying to give the reader a sense of the present ("I SIT in my parent's kitchen," "I LIGHT a cigarette") in order to give the reader the sense that...
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    qimissung

    Horse racing is nothing like the zoo and shouldn't even be paralleled with the life an animal gets to live with a good owner: race horses are forced to take steroids and are pushed to greater limits...
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    While I don't find animal racing-or any contest...

    While I don't find animal racing-or any contest that inherently results in the torture of animals-agreeable, it is better that it be overseen in an arena with some sort of structure and safeguards. ...
  12. Thread: Bomb

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    This would make an excellent prologue to a longer...

    This would make an excellent prologue to a longer story. It's a shame you were limited and couldn't use more words to describe the explosion...
  13. Thread: Does Time Exist?

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    I disagree: sound is a series of vibrating waves...

    I disagree: sound is a series of vibrating waves that CAN BE perceived by the ear. Just because you don't perceive it doesn't mean it didn't happen or doesn't exist. Did the planets in other...
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