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I see this a lot at farm stands. I don't think the people running the farms have time to sit there and wait for people to come along and buy the stuff.

Granted, a lot of the time they have a lockbox and not an open till, but if someone really wanted to, I can't image it would be difficult to break into the lockbox...
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I think it is more "acceptable" to talk about it now. I am sure if John were still alive, he'd be admitting it, too.

Or it is just Paul inventing his own reality again :)
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We have one of these at work - it is called a cafeteria.

Unless they plan to have waitstaff, in which case, how will the ensure the waitstaff doesn't overhear all these sensitive secrets?
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6/10. A lot of the them I was able to deduce by the name ("bang" being a computer term for exclamation), or from similar terms (because being an upside-down therefore)
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@Fae - well, when Bilbo asked it, he didn't say "pocketses"... that was gollum responding.

The Egg riddle is one of the first I taught my daughter. I think some of her teachers are impressed she knows so much about the Hobbit...
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I heard a story than John and Paul had agreed to swap the order of the names with each album but the label nixed that for legal reasons or somesuch. Not sure if it is true or not.
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this assumes the Death Star is made on the planet Earth.. obviously, the raw materials came from another planet rich in them and was made with slave labor... (the slave women wearing steel bikinis, of course)
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I am guessing it worked on the way back to Canada because I believe you don't need a passport to get into Canada from the US unless you are flying...

Either way, I am hoping they just took pity on the guy because it was Christmas... feel bad for any subsequent people who think to do this for sh!ts and giggles...
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I've actually never heard the 9 of diamonds referred this way, but this is all fascinating. I would lean toward #1. Seems most plausible.

Only thing I take issue with is -- in Fish you generally don't ask for a specific card, do you? You would normally only ask, "do you have any nines?"
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@Crash171 - I wasn't saying the educated believe that. But it is easy for me to believe the uneducated would be more likely to believe it without proof. Honestly, I don't know if the uneducated thought that during this time. Wouldn't surprise me if someone at some time thought this true.

Heck, a large percentage of our country doesn't believe in evolution, some using the (incorrect) argument, "well, then, where is the half-man, half-monkey today??" (yes, one of my friends used this argument with me once)
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Actually, the way I always heard it was the Columbus "proved" the world was round... I think, at the time, there may have been more distrust of mathematical or scientific "proof" than empirical proof.

Truth be told, if there was no evidence that the world was round, rather than flat, then Columbus would have been an idiot to sail the way he did.

Not that I am defending the guy for, well, anything, but honest, I never heard it described as "discovering" the world was round...
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