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Audiendus
Posted: Thursday, October 25, 2018 8:59:20 PM
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The seemingly static rotor on the helicopter is a stroboscopic effect.

FINAL START
Audiendus
Posted: Monday, November 12, 2018 10:38:21 PM
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The famous racehorse's final start proved disastrous, as it unseated its rider as soon as it came out of the starting stalls.

SILENT SINGING
anton exobio
Posted: Wednesday, May 8, 2019 7:43:00 AM

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That's not silent singing: that soprano's voice can be so high pitched it actually becomes ultrasonic. She's incredibly skilled.


DEVASTATING GENTLENESS
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Friday, May 10, 2019 1:20:03 PM

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^^^^^^^^^^^^ Are you sure about that quote? ^^^^^^^^^^^^

Expecting to be yelled at and punished, her mother's devastating gentleness reduced the little girl to tears.

PARCHED STORM
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Thursday, May 16, 2019 1:51:45 PM

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Oops! Thank you Audiendus for pointing this 'dangling modifier out.
Not having mentioned it, I would have been forever marked as having bad grammar! Whistle d'oh!


Expecting to be yelled at and punished, the little girl was reduced to tears by her mother's devastating gentleness.

PARCHED STORM
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Wednesday, July 3, 2019 10:40:38 AM

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The wind came up - the parched storm of dust desiccated everything in the area.

BRAVE COWARD
Absurdicuss
Posted: Saturday, August 10, 2019 2:01:29 AM
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Having survived the parching ravages brought upon us by the aforementioned storm, one brave coward, leaping suddenly in a panicked spasm of utter fear, inadvertently slew our foe, thus saving the day.

DECIDEDLY UNCERTAIN
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Thursday, August 15, 2019 7:04:19 PM

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At first he thought "leave", but then he decided "remain". Now he's decidedly uncertain.

CHAOTIC ORDER
anton exobio
Posted: Friday, August 16, 2019 6:56:47 AM

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Awww... You like my hairstyle, really? It takes me about a quarter of an hour each morning. I call it "chaotic order".

IMMACULATELY SOILED
Absurdicuss
Posted: Friday, August 16, 2019 10:42:25 PM
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His greasy fingers smearing shabby clothes, the immaculately soiled Aqualung strode, in all his pungent glory, up the rode, with a wink for cross eyed Mary's new beau.

BRAZENLY CAUTIOUS
Audiendus
Posted: Wednesday, August 21, 2019 9:18:14 AM
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The batsman adopted a brazenly cautious approach to every ball, playing ultra-defensively and not attempting to score any runs.

MISGUIDED WISDOM
Audiendus
Posted: Saturday, September 7, 2019 8:28:20 AM
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I prefer the plain common sense of ordinary people to the misguided wisdom of unworldly gurus.

IRREGULAR SYMMETRY
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Tuesday, September 24, 2019 10:00:58 AM

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When I looked at the building, I couldn't decide whether it had an irregular symmetry or a balanced asymmetry.

B O I L I N G....I C E
anton exobio
Posted: Tuesday, September 24, 2019 1:10:03 PM

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We've just found a new cryovolcano on Triton. Watching it spewing boiling ice was awesome.


FRIGHTENING BEAUTY
Audiendus
Posted: Saturday, October 5, 2019 8:51:21 AM
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The painting depicts the frightening beauty of the carnivorous beasts.


NEW TRADITION
Absurdicuss
Posted: Tuesday, October 22, 2019 6:52:28 PM
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Gen. George Washington wore makeup with his wig, and the "man bun" is a new tradition, dating back to the time of the Ninjas.

ACCIDENTAL SUICIDE
Audiendus
Posted: Thursday, October 24, 2019 9:10:40 PM
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Many a stunt performer has committed accidental suicide.


BITTER SUGAR
Absurdicuss
Posted: Saturday, October 26, 2019 10:14:26 PM
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A little bitter sugar can sometimes take one a long way toward experiencing the sweetness of a life well lived.


PURPOSELY MEANINGLESS
Audiendus
Posted: Monday, October 28, 2019 8:42:19 AM
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Nonsense verse, such as that written by Edward Lear or Lewis Carroll, is purposely meaningless.


TENTATIVE DOGMA
Absurdicuss
Posted: Saturday, November 2, 2019 11:14:34 PM
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Is it not absolutely true that settled science reluctantly evolves toward tentative dogma as new evidence emerges?

USELESS ABILITY
anton exobio
Posted: Tuesday, November 5, 2019 1:27:22 PM

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I'm proud to say I have the useless ability to lift up to 63.50 kg (139 lb 16 oz) thanks to my beard.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3AzgUiaQooE

REPULSIVE ATTRACTION
Audiendus
Posted: Tuesday, November 5, 2019 9:04:01 PM
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In the 1930s, many British aristocrats had a repulsive attraction to Nazism and Fascism.


EMOTIONAL ROBOT
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Saturday, December 7, 2019 8:57:05 AM

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"Marvin, the Paranoid Android" is an emotionmal robot character invented by Douglas Adams.

GENTLE WARFARE
Audiendus
Posted: Thursday, December 26, 2019 11:20:38 AM
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Many insightful books have been written about the gentle warfare of chess.


NATURAL CANAL
anton exobio
Posted: Thursday, December 26, 2019 1:18:36 PM

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The specialist noticed my pharyngeal canal was a natural canal.


ETERNAL MOMENT
Audiendus
Posted: Sunday, December 29, 2019 1:01:26 AM
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For an eternal moment, I thought I was going to drown.


WARM SNOW
Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Sunday, December 29, 2019 11:51:56 AM

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To get out of the chilling 70MPH wind, he burrowed into the relatively warm snow.

MULTI-COLOURED BLACKNESS
anton exobio
Posted: Monday, December 30, 2019 4:03:30 PM

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Do you know Blackness, that small village and harbour at Blackness Bay, an inlet of the Firth of Forth in Scotland? It's called "Multi-coloured Blackness" during the Holiday Season.


FALSELY TRUE
Audiendus
Posted: Monday, December 30, 2019 9:31:44 PM
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The Liar Paradox concerns statements that are falsely true.


ARROGANT SLAVE
anton exobio
Posted: Tuesday, February 11, 2020 2:52:24 PM

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I'm your husband + I'm condescending = I'm your arrogant slave.


CONDESCENDING ANGELS
Audiendus
Posted: Friday, February 14, 2020 11:30:09 PM
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I can look after myself – I do not need any condescending angels watching over me with pity.


PERFECT ERROR
anton exobio
Posted: Sunday, March 29, 2020 10:24:33 AM

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"I wanted to call a friend of mine but I misdialed and called you instead: that was a perfect error indeed."



BITTERSWEET DETERMINATION
Audiendus
Posted: Monday, March 30, 2020 12:07:26 AM
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With bittersweet determination I persevered with my Rubik's cube, desperate to solve the puzzle but fearing that I never would.


CLEAN DIRT
Audiendus
Posted: Thursday, April 9, 2020 9:17:48 PM
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Clean dirt must be disposed of separately from infected dirt.


SILENT SINGING
anton exobio
Posted: Friday, April 17, 2020 12:59:56 PM

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Her silent singing pleasantly haunts my nights.


DEEPLY SUPERFICIAL
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