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Hmm, things are real slow today...

 
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alloydog
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 06, 2005 11:47 am    Post subject: Hmm, things are real slow today... Reply with quote

... so why not watch a movie:
Star Wreck
OK, it's got nothing to do with Linux, except it's free & legally so!
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 06, 2005 1:13 pm    Post subject: RE: Hmm, things are real slow today... Reply with quote

Or you could brush up on your grammar. Real is a noun or an adjective. Using it as an adverb is best left to americans who like to murder the language by ignoring all the legacy usifications.
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 06, 2005 1:39 pm    Post subject: RE: Hmm, things are real slow today... Reply with quote

Now then! Now! Then!

Then now!

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PostPosted: Thu Oct 06, 2005 1:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

what's that from? Blackadder?
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 06, 2005 2:17 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Americans.
Also, I couldn't find usifications in Merriam-Webster Online, Dictionary.com, the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary or even the Cambridge Dictionary of American English...
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 06, 2005 2:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

America but americans. One America (still too many?) but many americans (...no, I mustn't).

As for the rest of it, maybe I should have added a few smileys?
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 06, 2005 2:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nah, as I said, it's a slooooow day, so plenty of time to trawl online dictionaries & stuff.
anyway, as soon as enough peeps clear the office, it's back to the movie!
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