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anton exobio
Posted: Thursday, August 29, 2019 4:14:49 PM

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Apocalypse Now (1979)
A U.S. Army officer serving in Vietnam is tasked with assassinating a renegade Special Forces Colonel who sees himself as a god.




Show me your favorite musical instrument.
black alonso
Posted: Saturday, August 31, 2019 9:26:33 AM

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Show me a sporting event seldom, if ever, televised.
anton exobio
Posted: Sunday, September 1, 2019 8:00:27 AM

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Show me a typical tradition from the country you live in.
black alonso
Posted: Monday, September 2, 2019 6:56:42 AM

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Bavaria’s beer garden season starts in mid April and runs right through to October. The shade of ancient horse chestnut trees become a rendezvous for both young and old, rich and not-so-rich, and locals and visitors alike: a place to enjoy a convivial glass of cold beer and some tasty Bavarian snacks. You can even bring your own food (but not drinks).


Show me a recording artist who usually performs most or all the instrumentation.
anton exobio
Posted: Monday, September 2, 2019 10:33:21 AM

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Olivier Latry, French pipe organ player:



Show me the bright side of life.
black alonso
Posted: Thursday, September 19, 2019 11:04:39 AM

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Autumn walk with family



Show me a Common Latin phrase.
anton exobio
Posted: Thursday, September 19, 2019 12:38:44 PM

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cogito,_ergo_sum


Show me someone famous you'd love to meet in person.
black alonso
Posted: Friday, September 20, 2019 9:01:37 AM

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Mario Lemieux, born October 5, 1965 is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player. He played parts of 17 National Hockey League (NHL) seasons with the Pittsburgh Penguins from 1984 to 2006, assuming ownership in 1999. Nicknamed "The Magnificent One" or Le Magnifique (as well as "Super Mario"), he is widely acknowledged to have been one of the greatest players of all time. A gifted playmaker and fast skater despite his large size, Lemieux often beat defencemen with fakes and dekes.


show me a catchphrase (or word/sentence) and the person associated with it.
anton exobio
Posted: Friday, September 20, 2019 6:24:34 PM

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Show me an innovator you like.
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Oddly, a pair of them, in one photo.

David Bowie, playing Nikola Tesla in the film "The Prestige".



Show me an invention which changed how everyone thought at the time
anton exobio
Posted: Tuesday, September 24, 2019 10:15:05 AM

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Show me something you're going to do.
black alonso
Posted: Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:39:54 AM

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I'm going to watch a soccer-game


Show me your fav. pre-1950 automobile.
anton exobio
Posted: Wednesday, October 2, 2019 12:38:14 PM

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Ford T (1908 - 1927)


Show me a living peacemaker.
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Saturday, December 7, 2019 10:16:08 AM

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Bishop Eduardo Hiiboro Kussala.
South Sudan - which ranks just worse than Syria and Afghanistan in the list of countries with current warfare.

Show me a sight worth waiting for.
anton exobio
Posted: Saturday, December 7, 2019 1:24:56 PM

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Pluto flyby, New Horizons probe, mid-July 2015.
No Earthling knew about what Pluto surface really looked like from its discovery in 1930 to that date in 2015.


Show me a misunderstanding that took on huge proportions.
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Friday, December 27, 2019 12:41:29 PM

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Not really sure how much of a misunderstanding and how much it was just a total lie . . .



Show me who brings the presents . . .
anton exobio
Posted: Saturday, December 28, 2019 12:50:06 PM

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Show me one of the best presents ever.
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Thursday, January 2, 2020 12:14:27 AM

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I'd say one of the most beautifully-crafted gifts - a Fabergé egg.



Show me an unusual egg and what came out of it.
anton exobio
Posted: Thursday, January 2, 2020 8:19:17 AM

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The extinct Madagascan elephant bird (Aepyornis maximus) laid eggs measuring 13 in (33 cm) long and with a liquid capacity of 8.5 litres (2.25 US gal). The latter measurement is the equivalent of 7 ostrich, 183 chicken or more than 12,000 hummingbird eggs!

The Elephant bird became extinct about 1,000 years ago and lived in the island of Madagascar, off the coast of Africa. Its eggs were the largest ever single cell to have existed on Earth.







Show me an event that especially caught your attention last year.
anton exobio
Posted: Thursday, February 13, 2020 4:39:13 PM

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November 3, 2019: Hindu women worship sun god Lord Surya in the polluted waters of the river Yamuna during the Hindu religious festival of Chhath Puja in New Delhi, India.


Show me something you enjoy watching.
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