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Kathy B
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To vet, the verb, tends to be more British than American English. It means "to appraise, verify, or check for accuracy, authenticity, etc" See "Vet" as a verb

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quote:
Originally posted by Kathy B:
To vet, the verb, tends to be more British than American English. It means "to appraise, verify, or check for accuracy, authenticity, etc" See "Vet" as a verb

I knew that. I was just being a smart ass. [Big Grin]

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Do you have to be a vet to go vetting?
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quote:
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Do you have to be a vet to go vetting?

Of course not! You can own a Vette also. [Wink]

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~~~Slowly raises hand, meekly peeking up~~~

I didn't know that "vetting" was an actual verb, never mind what it meant.

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Comment: Hi I would like to remove some of this vehicles also buy them let
me know how I could get hold of any one.

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Comment: thakyou for all the emails that you will be sending mine to other
people.

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quote:
Originally posted by snopes:
what am i missing?

A brain, for beginners.

TurbanMan

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Waffles

Speeking of which, we need a waffle Graemline.

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quote:
thakyou
Well, thak you too!

Ungrateful little thak!

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Comment: The 9th fact into todays quiz is true in Chicago, IL. We have
private citizens and taxi drivers who have picked up a female and taken
her to a address and by the time they get there she is gone. She is the
spirit of a young female dressed in a 1930's party dress and I believe it
to be a redish color. I also believe she gives the address of a ballroom
that is no longer in existance. So that is why I gave it a true answer.
You gave no location.

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Comment: i was looking at the crazy question youve been asked, the one
about marlin manson is a pretty well spread ledgend, i didnt see and
article...why?

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Any legend involving Marlin Manson is bound to be fishy at best.

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Comment: Dear people of this site ,i pray for a clean earth and hope for
development in oil .
Christ said be not against oil at the endtime .
Bleu souls of heaven phone 3 oktober 2003

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Comment: I beat Microsoft, manufacturing and factory. Computer Expert Long
Ko.
I winner Long Ko. in some other lotto.

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Comment: john denver WAS an ordained minister.considering he's dead.
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Comment: no moments at this time.
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Comment: I thought you might find the article good (yes).How do you like my article?A memorial day is coming up. That date is dec 7th. we were attacked by japan on that date.So why are we( not me) people driving japanese cars? the irony of the story is i thought we won the war,becasuse a lot of americans are buying them cars. So i guess that means we are bowing to them and kissing you know what. so they won the war
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quote:
Originally posted by snopes:
Comment: I thought you might find the article good (yes).How do you like my article?A memorial day is coming up. That date is dec 7th. we were attacked by japan on that date.So why are we( not me) people driving japanese cars? the irony of the story is i thought we won the war,becasuse a lot of americans are buying them cars. So i guess that means we are bowing to them and kissing you know what. so they won the war

There is so much wrong with this that it's hard to know where to start.

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My Toyota was made in Canada. Does that mean I'm kssing Canadian you-know-what. Come here Canuckistan, so I can kiss your little dancing chicken tush!

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quote:
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Comment: no moments at this time.

But...but...I want to sing One Moment in Time!

"Ooooooone mooooment iiiiin tiiiiyiiime...."

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quote:
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Comment: I thought you might find the article good (yes).How do you like my article?A memorial day is coming up. That date is dec 7th. we were attacked by japan on that date.So why are we( not me) people driving japanese cars? the irony of the story is i thought we won the war,becasuse a lot of americans are buying them cars. So i guess that means we are bowing to them and kissing you know what. so they won the war

I really do hope these sort of e-mails are not common. Otherwise, I really would start to question your sanity after reading these day in and day out....

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quote:
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Comment: Christ said be not against oil at the endtime .

I found it in the Bible:

"Look to the East, the Middle, and obtain stock thereof. When the price of oil hits $100, the end times are at hand...".

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quote:
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quote:
Originally posted by snopes:
Comment: I thought you might find the article good (yes).How do you like my article?A memorial day is coming up. That date is dec 7th. we were attacked by japan on that date.So why are we( not me) people driving japanese cars? the irony of the story is i thought we won the war,becasuse a lot of americans are buying them cars. So i guess that means we are bowing to them and kissing you know what. so they won the war

There is so much wrong with this that it's hard to know where to start.
Let's start with the first word. Specifically, let's delete it. And everything that follows.

Oh my Lord.

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quote:
Originally posted by franjava:
My Toyota was made in Canada. Does that mean I'm kssing Canadian you-know-what. Come here Canuckistan, so I can kiss your little dancing chicken tush!

You mean you haven't been doing so to this point?

For shame, franjava. For shame. [Razz]

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So I guess we lost both the American Revolution and War of 1812 since Americans buy British cars? And we lost both WWI and WWII since we buy German and Italian cars? And we must have lost some war to Sweden and France for the Saabs, Volvos, and Renaults. And we must have somehow lost to the South Koreans even though we were fighting with them due to Hyundais.

PS. So why don't I ever see a Vietnamese car?

PPS. I guess I'm kissing Tennessee or Kentucky you know what since my Toyota was built in the US.

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My parents drive Dodges. Who's nfbsk are they kissing?

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Did they buy them before or after the merger with Daimler?

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IIRC, it wasn't the shoe bomber's loud prayers that sparked the takedown by the other passengers; it was that he was trying to light his shoe on fire. Very, very different. Canuckistan

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quote:
Originally posted by snopes:
Comment: john denver WAS an ordained minister.considering he's dead.

Is this person saying that ordained ministers are dead? Or that you are no longer to be considered a minister at any time when you die? Or are they just really, really stupid?

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quote:
...we were attacked by japan...so why are we (not me) people driving japanese cars? the irony of the story is i thought we won the war,because a lot of americans are buying them cars. So i guess that means we are bowing to them and kissing you know what. so they won the war
You Americans should be driving cars made by Mercedes and BMW.

OOOPS...I forgot about WWII.

You Americans should be driving cars made by Ferrari and Bugatti.

Nope....Italy were the enemy in WWII as well.

Ummmm....Jaguar and Bentley....can't forget the War of Independence.

Renault and Peugeot??? Only if they renamed them "Freedom Cars".

Hyundai....Korean War.
Isuzu are made in Vietnam now aren't they.
And the Ford Focus is being made in Russia.

So why don't y'all buy good ol' American cars. Oh yeah, the Civil War, can't be seen to be kissin' up to the damn Confederacy.

Either stop going to war with everyone or buy an Australian car.

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Reminds me of a old Nursery Rhyme parody (mid-late 70's, I think) from Mad Magazine:

"Sing a song of six pence, a pocketful of yen
Magnivox and Sony undersold again
See the U.S. suffer from the job we do
This is how we get revenge for losing WWII."

Trish "Must be old. It's talking about t.v.s" DaDish

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Comment: Toyota Crash not real look and the picture thats far away there
how is the guy head on the same side of his ass

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Does anyone else think that reads like refrigerator poetry?

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Comment: On the virus thing where you put aaa to stop virises from
spreading insn't true but is very help full because if you hat 1 address
in your adress book that was but vailid, but unused the computer would
inform you that it tried to send itself and you could do the things to
delete it with you anti virus.Also you could warn the recipitant to delete
it.

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Comment: Will send you a virus? screening result which blocked a link
"Osama.url" when I tried to send a link to a relative of your "Osama
hanged" page in response to their sending us the virus alert (marked
"Snopes says this is real!").

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