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A Cincinnati man who claims he's a vampire is planning to protest a new fast food sandwich made with garlic.

http://www.wcpo.com/news/2006/local/05/26/vampire.html

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Dawnshadow
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Can't he just not order the sandwich....?
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Hey, come on. There's a lot at stake here.

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They got the info from a public relations firm. I think it's a weird kind of advertising campaign.
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Mistletoey Chloe
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Maybe it has a nasty effect on his coughin'?

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Brad, YOMANK.

If it's an ad campaign - cute. If not, kinda sad.

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It seems to have made him pretty cross.

I wouldn't even bat an eye though.

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Well, this is bloody ridiculous!
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[Insert giggle-inducing pun here]

I was wondering if this guy chose White Castle's because it was the only one that was open when he was jonesing for a burger...

Men"crave from the grave"olly

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I think we need to shed more sunlight on the situation before making any final decisions.

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I can count on you people to suck all the fun out of this topic with your biting wit before I get to it.

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I'd like to sink my fangs into a nice, juicy burger.

Lydia "Just kidding - no meat for me" Oh Lydia

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Damn. All the puns have been bled dry before I even got here.

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I bet the guy didn't reflect on the consequences this protest will have for him regarding the questioning of his sanity.

Gavida

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This is an interesting story. I'm very Vlad that I heard about it. [Big Grin]

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If he files suit, would it be in night court?

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[lol]
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Brad from Georgia
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Personally, I think the man's protests are in vein.

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I'll bet his lawyer is a real bloodsucker, too.

Next think you know werewolves will be protesting agains Coors Light (Silver Bullet).

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maybe he should have some anti-inflamatory medicine if he eats it

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Would that be i-bite-u-profen? Or tyle-gnaw? Perhaps some neck-proxen?

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Right! Stop that! It's SILLY. Very SILLY indeed! Started off as a nice little idea about a vampire complaining about a garlic sandwich, but now it's just got SILLY! His hair's too long for a vicar, too, and you can tell those are not proper keep-left signs! CLEAR OUT, THE LOT OF YOU!

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Gee, Chloe. Stop being a pain in the neck.. [fish] [fish] [fish]

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Does anyone here read "Wolff & Byrd," a comic book about lawyers who specialize in cases involving "supernatural law?" It's one of the most intelligent comics you could ever hope to find -- a darn fine substitute for a law school education! -- and this case is right up their alley!

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...vampires eat hamburgers?

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Nah, they just bite in and suck out the ketchup.

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Naw its more like they take the customers out for a bite.

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quote:
Originally posted by Echinodermata Q. Taft:
...vampires eat hamburgers?

Only when they can't get Munichers or Dresdeners.

Silas

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YOMANK, Silas [lol]

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If real, I imagine that the people are going to feel very drained. People like this just have this need to feed off of people...'s attention. And I can see this one's got a ravnos appetite.

Or maybe he really feels White Castle is guilty of diablerie.

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It looked like this thread was dead for awhile, but now it seems to be surviving by the skin of its teeth. [Smile] (Ok, I had to put way too much effort into that line...)

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Originally posted by Silas Sparkhammer:
Does anyone here read "Wolff & Byrd," a comic book about lawyers who specialize in cases involving "supernatural law?" It's one of the most intelligent comics you could ever hope to find -- a darn fine substitute for a law school education! -- and this case is right up their alley!

Silas ("You know what aorta do?")

Haven't read any of that series before, but it sounds interesting. I'll see if I can find some issues. I have read the Marvel equivalent, She-Hulk, before though (She-Hulk is Marvel's resident lawyer and she deals with superhuman law and such).

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YOMANK! Nice puns.

Of course Vampires like hamburgers, they just get it super rare. And the ketchup hides the metallic taste. Or sumthin'.

Reading throught this board...
Our puns have angered the gods!

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