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Post by Mi Amigo » Thu, 07 Aug 2014 1:26 am

I'm sure they said the free curry puffs were this way...
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Post by rajagainstthemachine » Thu, 07 Aug 2014 2:49 am

begin attenborough: and the underwater creature dives curiously into the deep to forage for food, with plenty of blubber stocked in its body it fights the cold temperatures of the oceans below

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Post by Strong Eagle » Thu, 07 Aug 2014 4:55 am

I'd suggest this is a rather thoughtless thread, designed to make fun of someone. Why?

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Post by JR8 » Thu, 07 Aug 2014 10:40 am

Strong Eagle wrote:I'd suggest this is a rather thoughtless thread, designed to make fun of someone. Why?
It's not about the person, it's about the situation.

I was imagining we might start with this pic, then me and other people could add further 'silly pix' later.

Maybe you have such a contribution?

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Post by Strong Eagle » Thu, 07 Aug 2014 11:39 am

JR8 wrote:
Strong Eagle wrote:I'd suggest this is a rather thoughtless thread, designed to make fun of someone. Why?
It's not about the person, it's about the situation.

I was imagining we might start with this pic, then me and other people could add further 'silly pix' later.

Maybe you have such a contribution?
No, it's about the denigration of an individual that doesn't meet the current standards for beauty. Had that been a lithe, blonde body on the same underwater device, you would have had a completely different take.

As it is, you want someone to "caption" this photo... and for what purpose? You've already seen two less than complimentary responses.

Time to wake up, JR8. What was your expectation with this post?

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Post by rajagainstthemachine » Thu, 07 Aug 2014 12:00 pm

Strong Eagle wrote:
JR8 wrote:
It's not about the person, it's about the situation.

I was imagining we might start with this pic, then me and other people could add further 'silly pix' later.

Maybe you have such a contribution?
Had that been a lithe, blonde body on the same underwater device, you would have had a completely different take.

lets even it out a bit shall we?

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Post by nakatago » Thu, 07 Aug 2014 12:04 pm

rajagainstthemachine wrote:
lets even it out a bit shall we?

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Interestingly enough, I met a woman who looked like an older Kate Middleton a few weeks ago.

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Post by JR8 » Thu, 07 Aug 2014 12:05 pm

rajagainstthemachine wrote: lets even it out a bit shall we?
I f***ing say, it's just not cricket! Shouldn't have had that cockles kway teow, one thinks one got a bad one there!

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Post by Mi Amigo » Thu, 07 Aug 2014 10:51 pm

Strong Eagle wrote:As it is, you want someone to "caption" this photo... and for what purpose? You've already seen two less than complimentary responses.
Whoa - hold on a second. My comment had nothing whatsoever to do with the physique of the person in the photo, but was based on the stereotypical image of some Singaporeans being willing to do anything in exchange for a free curry puff, plastic toy, ice cream, etc.

If light-heated humour based on nationalistic 'traits' is now out of order, are we going to ban all those thousands of Englishman, Irishman and Scotsman jokes too?

On the other hand, personally I found Raj's comment about 'blubber' to be unfunny and in bad taste though.
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Post by Mi Amigo » Thu, 07 Aug 2014 10:55 pm

rajagainstthemachine wrote:lets even it out a bit shall we?

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Well, considering India's performance at Old Trafford today (8 for 4 after 6 overs, now 152 all out as I'm typing this), I'd suggest the following caption:

Her Royal Highness gives some expert guidance on defensive batting to the Indian team. :twisted:
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Post by JR8 » Fri, 08 Aug 2014 10:37 am

Mi Amigo wrote:Well, considering India's performance at Old Trafford today (8 for 4 after 6 overs, now 152 all out as I'm typing this), I'd suggest the following caption:

Her Royal Highness gives some expert guidance on defensive batting to the Indian team. :twisted:
:lol:

p.s. 8 for 4?! Kwality! :lol:

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Post by zzm9980 » Fri, 08 Aug 2014 11:16 am

Mi Amigo wrote: Her Royal Highness gives some expert guidance on defensive batting to the Indian team. :twisted:
I find your references to gender and race distasteful.

NO HUMOR ALLOWED! :twisted:

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Post by the lynx » Fri, 08 Aug 2014 2:16 pm

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