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Tlight
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Location: London
Member Since: 7th Sep 2001
Total posts: 189
Posted:Im making a website and im making a "Silly things to do" section and a "Plain old jokes" section. Anyway im asking for the permission to use the material from the topics..."A joke" by Peregrine and"Silly posts bonanza" by KatincaI would like the permission of malcom to use them and the permission from the people who made the posts. Im going to put them on now but if any of you have any objections ill take your post off my site. About the site, currently its not on the internet but its pretty much complete on my mac.Thanks

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Cantus
Cantus

Tantamount to fatuity
Location: Down the road
Member Since: 30th Jul 2001
Total posts: 15965
Posted:A lesser pertson would email the people in question and ask their permission. Maybe that's just me though....

"I'll carry this....It's harder to spill a hat" - Chellybean
"...like a rabbit caught in a lighthouse?" - Chellybean

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Tlight
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Location: London
Member Since: 7th Sep 2001
Total posts: 189
Posted:Your exactly right but theres quite a load of people to ask. I thought it would be easier if i asked liked this.

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Peregrine
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Location: Mystic, Ct. USA
Member Since: 12th Jan 2001
Total posts: 428
Posted:youre welcome to mine tho just so you know i got them from newspaper clippings and cartalk website among others....im sure they are oldies jokes tho...Pere

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Cantus
Cantus

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Location: Down the road
Member Since: 30th Jul 2001
Total posts: 15965
Posted:Of course a lesser person might spell person correctly.

"I'll carry this....It's harder to spill a hat" - Chellybean
"...like a rabbit caught in a lighthouse?" - Chellybean

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Malcolm
Malcolm

HOP admin
Location: HOP
Member Since: 18th Nov 2003
Total posts: 996
Posted:Thanks for asking. I am sure that if the people who wrote them do not object then you may go ahead and copy.RegardsMalcolm

"May your balls always burn"

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Bendy
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Location: Adelaide, SA, Australia
Member Since: 29th Aug 2001
Total posts: 750
Posted:Be sure to let us know when it is up
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Tlight
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Location: London
Member Since: 7th Sep 2001
Total posts: 189
Posted:*Does a little jiggy dance*Thanks Ive got 21 pages done but theres still loads to do. If I work a lot of today I should get it online by tomorrow. Does anyone know where to get a snappy url for free? At the moment the url will probably be quite long...[This message has been edited by Tlight (edited 22 February 2002).]

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Itsgottab
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Location: NZ
Member Since: 7th Nov 2001
Total posts: 244
Posted:cantus did you do english at uni or did that private school whip you until you got it right or would you prefer not to be a pidgon, you can be so fussy sometimes

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fehu jibran
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Location: haverfordwest,pembrokeshire,wa...
Member Since: 27th Oct 2001
Total posts: 3
Posted:Ahh, but at least cantus was only correcting himself, this is self improvement which is acceptable, where as being pedantic is undesirable. Actually, I have practically no opinion on this, but i beleve this is my first post as a member and i figured i'd write about something insignificant.p.s. i read all 9 pages of the official roll call yesterday. Hooray for me.

If a ten-tonne truck, crashes into us, to die by your side, well the pleasure and privelage is mine. the smiths.

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Tlight
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Location: London
Member Since: 7th Sep 2001
Total posts: 189
Posted:I just got my site online. Woooh. http://server3002.freeyellow.com/tlight/Home.htmlThe
problem is pop-up. Aaaarggh.


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Tlight
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Location: London
Member Since: 7th Sep 2001
Total posts: 189
Posted:uhhr double post...[This message has been edited by Tlight (edited 22 February 2002).]

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Charles
Charles

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Location: Auckland
Member Since: 27th Jun 2001
Total posts: 3989
Posted:Itsgottab - Cantus was making a joke (surprise surprise!), if he was truly fussy he would have edited his post and not mentioned it to anyone...Besides, aren't you being fussy by complaining about how fussy he is about his own spelling. A non-fussy person would just accept another persona s fussy and not be bothered by it..
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Whereas an incessantly pedantic correctophilic junkie like myself, may well annoy others with my incessant, pedantic, correctophile junkie-like behaviour when I shouldn't have even posted
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Cantus
Cantus

Tantamount to fatuity
Location: Down the road
Member Since: 30th Jul 2001
Total posts: 15965
Posted:Well put Charles. Far better worded than my intended "Piss off Dan" retort.By the way, pidgeon has an E in it and this is the first friday night in ages when I haven't got at least one in me. Funny that.------------------C@ntusThere's only one way of life and that's your own.

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o-o
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Location: london, england
Member Since: 22nd Dec 2000
Total posts: 78
Posted:with tongue firmly in cheek:C@ntus / charles - i have a job for you.i'm about to murder my pedantic editor/copywriter in cold blood, as soon as i can find him, which means that the position will be haha available...i would be poiing roundabout now, or working on my website, but the truth of it is i'm taking a quick break from my 400th revision of an 8 page document......so,howboutit?

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Cantus
Cantus

Tantamount to fatuity
Location: Down the road
Member Since: 30th Jul 2001
Total posts: 15965
Posted:Well Charles lives closer than I do. So I think he should take the job.Plus commuting to Sheffield to see my young lady would put even more of a strain on our relationship than the 65 miles I have to travel now. So I fear I will have to politely withdraw myself from the running.Now if you'd offered me a post, as say, Artistic Director. Or maybe Head Designer then it might be a different story.....It's good that you said you had your tongue in your cheek though. As neither Charles nor myself are known for our senses of humour. And often find it difficult to spot when others are joking.

"I'll carry this....It's harder to spill a hat" - Chellybean
"...like a rabbit caught in a lighthouse?" - Chellybean

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