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Warner for Senate '14
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« on: July 05, 2012, 09:51:40 pm »
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Anyone else play?
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Obama High's debate team:

"Now let me be clear...I...I...um...uh...now let me be clear.  I strongly condemn the affirmative in the strongest possible terms, and I am closely monitoring their arguments.  Let me be clear on this."
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« Reply #1 on: July 05, 2012, 09:57:55 pm »
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Yup, not as much as I used to, but yeah.
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Dogma is a comfortable thing, it saves you from thought - Sir Robert Menzies
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« Reply #2 on: July 05, 2012, 10:14:57 pm »
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Hardly ever.  Wish there were some games.
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A Socially Liberal, Fiscally Conservative NE Republican with some Left-Libertarian/3rd Way Leanings. Simply, a Rockefeller Republican.

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Dying bread of Americans.
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« Reply #3 on: July 05, 2012, 10:41:21 pm »
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A long time ago I used to play five-card draw with my dad and grandma. These days I'm strongly inclined to never gamble, and when it comes to cards only play push and gin rummy.
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"I have cherished the ideal of a democratic and free society in which all persons live together in harmony with equal opportunities. It is an ideal which I hope to live for and to see realized." ~ Nelson Mandela
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« Reply #4 on: July 06, 2012, 02:08:34 am »
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I miss the weekly games I used to have.
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« Reply #5 on: July 06, 2012, 01:11:49 pm »
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I prefer games of skill like Spades and Hearts.
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Quote from:   Martha Gellhorn for The Atlantic 1961
The unique misfortune of the Palestinian refugees is that they are a weapon in what seems to be a permanent war...today, in the Middle East, you get a repeated sinking sensation about the Palestinian refugees: they are only a beginning, not an end. Their function is to hang around and be constantly useful as a goad. The ultimate aim is not such humane small potatoes as repatriating refugees.
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« Reply #6 on: July 06, 2012, 01:46:52 pm »
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I used to play texas hold'em on line all the time.  I was pretty good at one point, but it has been a while since I last played.
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« Reply #7 on: July 07, 2012, 07:22:03 am »
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Some would say too much
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My parents are pretty good about smelling a rat. 
Let me put this as clear as I can (saying this to myself, as well, so I can see it): I WILL get a job with CADD and I WILL keep the job.
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« Reply #8 on: July 07, 2012, 07:46:41 am »
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Played a lot with friends while in high school.  More recently I've played Texas Hold'em, which I'm good enough to survive into the final two or three players even in a big game, but my play kind of falls apart at that point.
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« Reply #9 on: July 07, 2012, 10:15:55 am »
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Played a lot with friends while in high school.  More recently I've played Texas Hold'em, which I'm good enough to survive into the final two or three players even in a big game, but my play kind of falls apart at that point.

You sound like a tight player. As n decreases you have to loosen up, especially with your hand selection.
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A Socially Liberal, Fiscally Conservative NE Republican with some Left-Libertarian/3rd Way Leanings. Simply, a Rockefeller Republican.

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« Reply #10 on: July 07, 2012, 10:46:31 am »
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Yeah, you're exactly right, bullmoose.  I'm aware of the problem too, just psychologically, for some reason, it's hard for me to change tacks at that point in the game. 
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