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Old 01-13-2014, 07:07 PM   #19801
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I was hoping you would change it to "It's hip, it's happening, it's Mexico."
Nothing AARP about that name.
How about this title: "If you make safety decisions based on unsupported data on Internet bulletin boards... you just might be a moron!".
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Old 01-13-2014, 07:21 PM   #19802
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What does the US State Department say about travelling in the US?
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Old 01-13-2014, 07:23 PM   #19803
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What does the US State Department say about travelling in the US?
From what I can tell from the behavior of law enforcement types in San Clemente and Orange County, if you are Mexican it is highly discouraged!
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Old 01-13-2014, 07:33 PM   #19804
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Is The United States safe ?
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Old 01-13-2014, 07:35 PM   #19805
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Is The United States safe ?
not especially, that's why I like living here in Sonora
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Old 01-13-2014, 07:38 PM   #19806
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Mike mike mike mike!!!!!! It was called " trilogy of terror" with Karen black. I watched it back in the 70s and it scared me shiteless. Then I watched it with my kids about five years ago and they thought it was cheerily hilarious.

I think you are the only other person I have heard reference that movie.
I have tried to figure out the name of that movie for years. Thanks!!! I should have known I would find it on ADV.

It is now in my Netflix queue. I can't wait.
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Old 01-13-2014, 07:41 PM   #19807
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Old 01-13-2014, 07:52 PM   #19808
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I say we have a inmate group walk out and boycot the site until the name is changed back.
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Old 01-13-2014, 08:15 PM   #19809
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How about this title: "If you make safety decisions based on unsupported data on Internet bulletin boards... you just might be a moron!".
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Old 01-13-2014, 09:36 PM   #19810
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I say we have a inmate group walk out and boycot the site until the name is changed back.
Before we go all Captain Boycott on the site, I think it is worth considering that we should actually stand solidly behind Baldy et al who are providing the forum and are taking the heat. Some utter moron sat on a virtual bar stool in here and decided that his seat mate's advice was authoritative and as a result invoked liability for Baldy et al. It doesn't matter that any right thinking judge would throw out such a tort, getting the decision would cost quite a few dollars in a US court. In the face of the stated reasons for the change, I applaud Baldy's decision to allow the thread to continue with a change of name.

But maybe it could be changed to "The thread formerly known as IMS".
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Old 01-13-2014, 10:42 PM   #19811
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I was hoping you would change it to "It's hip, it's happening, it's Mexico."
Nothing AARP about that name.
Groovy.
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Old 01-13-2014, 10:51 PM   #19812
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Depends.
Hopefully depends are safe. It is projected that in the next seven years adult diapers will outsell infant diapers.
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Old 01-13-2014, 11:00 PM   #19813
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"Tripping in Mexico" lots of discussions about cobblestone streets.
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Old 01-13-2014, 11:03 PM   #19814
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Hopefully depends are safe. It is projected that in the next seven years adult diapers will outsell infant diapers.
I think they are. After all, there was an astronaut who drove from FL to TX without stopping once...
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Old 01-13-2014, 11:19 PM   #19815
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What does the US State Department say about travelling in the US?
That would be a question for the Canadian or British Foreign Office.
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