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go on then flyby
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go on then flyby
ok then....

where did the term "rule of the thumb" came from?
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ok then....

where did the term "rule of the thumb" came from?
In the 1800s it was legal for men to beat their wives, so long as they used a piece of timber no wider than their thumb
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In the 1800s it was legal for men to beat their wives, so long as they used a piece of timber no wider than their thumb
correct!
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well is there a question comin form you?
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Question - Where did the phrase "Chance favours the boldest" come from? Hint, it was a very long time ago.
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i ahve no idea...
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i ahve no idea...
Try google or yahoo, would be interesting. as it gets used a lot by people
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Try google or yahoo, would be interesting. as it gets used a lot by people
i've never used it...
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i've never used it...
Uhmm, ok, hows about this one. Who directed Terminator?
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google didn't help...
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Uhmm, ok, hows about this one. Who directed Terminator?
spielberg?
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James Cameron???
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James Cameron???
Correct. Your turn I believe.
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okaaay..... um...

name one Tom Clancy novel
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anybody? if not, i've got another one...
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anybody? if not, i've got another one...
well go on then
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what was Mark Twain's real name?
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google/yahoo/barnes and noble.com is okay!
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sry.... got to work... it was

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