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Socratic Emergency

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Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal - Charitable

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The good news is we've all been training since, what, myspace?


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171 days ago
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itsjustdj
171 days ago
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This is perfect.
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mkalus
171 days ago
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CompuServe actually.....
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Immune Factory

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In the final vote, the doubters were won over by the strength of the name IMMUNION.
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gordol
191 days ago
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I had to look up "variolation" to get this one.
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jlvanderzwan
191 days ago
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Can anyone explain this to people who aren't native English speakers?
silberbaer
191 days ago
Here in America, when a union goes on strike, people who cross the picket line to work for the business are called scabs.
jgbishop
191 days ago
If it's any consolation, I'm a native English speaker and I didn't get this.
jlvanderzwan
191 days ago
@silberbaer: Ah, so it's US specific. Thanks for explaining! @jgbishop: yeah, a little bit :)
JavaJim
191 days ago
It's not US centric - it was being used in England in the 1700s. But I can see why it isn't necessarily known to many people: https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/12690/why-are-people-who-cross-picket-lines-called-scabs
JavaJim
191 days ago
in case variolation isn't widely known - it's bascially taking scabs from an infected person and using it to vaccinate someone else
fxer
191 days ago
Also there’s always this site https://www.explainxkcd.com/wiki/index.php/2491:_Immune_Factory
jlvanderzwan
191 days ago
Yeah but I'd like to give all of you a chance to show off first obviously
zippy72
182 days ago
Anyone British who grew up in the 80s or has seen "Billy Elliott" will know the word "scab" I'm sure
JayM
191 days ago
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Hahaha
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191 days ago
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In the final vote, the doubters were won over by the strength of the name IMMUNION.

Board Game Argument: Legacy

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Listen, you need to get over your reluctance to permanently alter a game. Now roll 2d6 to determine how many ounces of soda to spill into the box.
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Listen, you need to get over your reluctance to permanently alter a game. Now roll 2d6 to determine how many ounces of soda to spill into the box.

Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal - Deadline

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Once we're done with that, we'll switch to how we shall in the future fail.


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linforcer
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It's too real.

Don Jr. Has Found His Forever Home: Shilling Messages On Cameo for $500

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Donald Trump Jr, right-wing edgelord and loudmouth son of former President Trump, is now on Cameo, the video message sharing app largely populated by D-list celebrities with too much time to kill and too many bills to pay. Don’t get me wrong, Cameo is great for surprising friends with a random video message for their…

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lkeeney
238 days ago
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Oh shit! Too pricey for Fathers Day (or any day, really) lol
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lmoffeit
238 days ago
That is hilarious! I saw a few trump personators...
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