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FireTomStargazer
6,650 posts

Posted:
Sorry - every IP adress is gone and now ... one hour only. But German news report of 24hrs. Those whose operating systems don't support IPv6 will stay disconnected thereafter.

shrug

take a day off grin

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Mother_Natures_SonMother_Natures_SonSILVER Member
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2,418 posts
Location: Geelong, Victoria, Australia!


Posted:
Oh my gosh! This is atrocious! How can they do this?!


Oh guys... does anyone know todays date at all?

hug


FugeeFugeeBRONZE Member
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2,501 posts
Location: Dallas, Texas, USA


Posted:
December 31st 1999 :))

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Rouge DragonRouge DragonBRONZE Member
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13,215 posts
Location: without class distinction, Australia


Posted:
Does this make anyone else think of that episode of the IT crowd with the internet in the box?

i would have changed ***** to phallus, and claire to petey Petey

Rougie: but that's what I'm doing here
Arnwyn: what letting me adjust myself in your room?..don't you dare quote that on HoP...


Mother_Natures_SonMother_Natures_SonSILVER Member
Rampant whirler.
2,418 posts
Location: Geelong, Victoria, Australia!


Posted:
Good point, Rougie! The Elders of the Internet need to be informed immediately!

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SpinnerofDetroitSpinnerofDetroitGOLD Member
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2,280 posts
Location: Trenton, MI, USA


Posted:
That's actually an awesome idea on their part grin

The only luck is bad luck.

Shut up before I stall my poi up your ass grin


Mr MajestikMr MajestikSILVER Member
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Location: home of the tiney toothy bear, Australia


Posted:
guys come on, april 1st at 10:27am???????

FOOLS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

laugh3 that said it would be interesting to gauge the impact of turning off the net.

"but have you considered there is more to life than your eyelids?"

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brenonfire413brenonfire413SILVER Member
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514 posts
Location: New Orleans, LA United States, USA


Posted:
Originally Posted By: Mr Majestikguys come on, april 1st at 10:27am???????

FOOLS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

laugh3 that said it would be interesting to gauge the impact of turning off the net.

Ever read Battle Royale? It would be just like that.

"Are you sure it's safe to drink bleach?"
"Yes, bleach is 90% water, we are 90% water, therefore: we are bleach."
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astonastonSILVER Member
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4,061 posts
Location: South Africa


Posted:
Heheh. The internet is so pervasive now that it would be very difficult to gauge the impact.

'We're all mad here. I'm mad, you're mad." [said the Cat.]
"How do you know I'm mad?" said Alice.
"You must be," said the Cat, "Or you wouldn't have come here."
- Lewis Carroll, Alice's Adventures In Wonderland


Mr MajestikMr MajestikSILVER Member
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Location: home of the tiney toothy bear, Australia


Posted:
i think the biggest impact would be "oh well, no point going to work today" grin

"but have you considered there is more to life than your eyelids?"

jointly owned by Fire_Spinning_Angel and Blu_Valley


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