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Office Conversation of the Day

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LadyGagarin
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Re: Office Conversation of the Day

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Postby LadyGagarin » March 20th, 2019, 8:45 pm

stevensfo wrote:What woman wants a USA Saturn rocket landing on her? :-)

Steve


Dunno, some people enjoy that sort of thing (so I've heard). To quote from Bernard Shaw, "Do not do unto others as you would they should do unto you. Their tastes may not be the same."

With all due respect,
LadyG

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Re: Office Conversation of the Day

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Postby UncleEbenezer » March 20th, 2019, 9:45 pm

stevensfo wrote:What woman wants a USA Saturn rocket landing on her? :-)
Steve

Well, rather a lot of women fell for Jupiter ... some planets get all the luck.

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Re: Office Conversation of the Day

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Postby XFool » March 20th, 2019, 11:11 pm

PinkDalek wrote:
XFool wrote:Wasn't that later turned into an election poster by the Conservatives?

This one?:

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesig ... ters#img-5

Nope.

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Re: Office Conversation of the Day

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Postby brightncheerful » March 21st, 2019, 10:42 am

I'm told the phrase, popular amongst would-be politicians and candidates, "I want to make a difference" originates from Star Wars?

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Re: Office Conversation of the Day

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Postby Howyoudoin » March 21st, 2019, 11:52 am

brightncheerful wrote:I'm told the phrase, popular amongst would-be politicians and candidates, "I want to make a difference" originates from Star Wars?


Doesn't ring a bell and I must have seen the film 100 times.

HYD

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Re: Office Conversation of the Day

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Postby PinkDalek » March 21st, 2019, 5:18 pm

Why did the Separatists want to leave the Republic?

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Re: Office Conversation of the Day

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Postby UncleEbenezer » March 21st, 2019, 5:47 pm

PinkDalek wrote:Why did the Separatists want to leave the Republic?

I give up. Why did the Separatists want to leave the Republic?

Or is it nominative determinism all the way down?

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Re: Office Conversation of the Day

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Postby PinkDalek » March 21st, 2019, 5:58 pm

UncleEbenezer wrote:
PinkDalek wrote:Why did the Separatists want to leave the Republic?

I give up. Why did the Separatists want to leave the Republic?


They saw a sign on a space ship or did they say "We need to secede from the Republic because the Galactic Senate is being controlled by a Sith lord"?

https://www.reddit.com/r/StarWars/comme ... _republic/

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Re: Office Conversation of the Day

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Postby UncleEbenezer » March 21st, 2019, 6:05 pm

PinkDalek wrote:
UncleEbenezer wrote:
PinkDalek wrote:Why did the Separatists want to leave the Republic?

I give up. Why did the Separatists want to leave the Republic?


They saw a sign on a space ship or did they say "We need to secede from the Republic because the Galactic Senate is being controlled by a Sith lord"?

https://www.reddit.com/r/StarWars/comme ... _republic/

Sith lord? Thounds like a lithping inthant.

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Re: Office Conversation of the Day

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Postby Itsallaguess » March 24th, 2019, 4:02 pm

Viking Sky ships steward - "All right, I think it's time to abdicate the area....."

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WFC79IKKa9I

Cheers,

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