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RE: Might move to japan

Postby keatonatron » Tue 08.22.2006 2:38 am

If TJP were to sponsor a contest where the winner won a bunch of money, I think the stereotypical exclamation of joy from the winner would not be "I'm going to Disney Land!" but instead "I'm moving to Japan!"
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RE: Might move to japan

Postby chikara » Tue 08.22.2006 2:47 am

If I won a ship load of money there is no way I would waste it going to Disney Land, not even Tokyo Disney. I fail to understand this fascination that teenagers (mostly American?) have with wanting to go and live in Japan. Do they read manga and watch anime and think "wow Japan is really cool, I must go and live there"?
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RE: Might move to japan

Postby paul_b » Tue 08.22.2006 6:20 am

chikara wrote:
Do they read manga and watch anime and think "wow Japan is really cool, I must go and live there"?

Yes. Next question?
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RE: Might move to japan

Postby keatonatron » Tue 08.22.2006 7:13 am

I think no one realizes how many wierdos live here. I mean, apart from the fact that Japan attracts some of the strangest outcasts from foreign societies, the Japanese themselves are quite full of odd-balls. I recently had to do a public survey for school in which I had to go out on the street and ask people to answer questions. It was kind of fun at first, then it got really scary. Some people actually got angry!

And there's an incredible amount of unattractive people too. So many people think it's all pop idols and porn stars, but people that look like that are really the vast minority...

In other words, it's exactly the same as anywhere else.
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RE: Might move to japan

Postby Harisenbon » Tue 08.22.2006 7:59 am

it's all pop idols and porn stars


*snip*

got my Keatonatron quote for the year. =)

I definately think that's going on a tshirt. :D
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RE: Might move to japan

Postby chikara » Tue 08.22.2006 8:18 pm

paul_b wrote:Yes. Next question?

What is the answer to life, the universe and everything? ;)
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RE: Might move to japan

Postby Ezrach » Tue 08.22.2006 9:39 pm

chikara wrote:
paul_b wrote:Yes. Next question?

What is the answer to life, the universe and everything? ;)


42.
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RE: Might move to japan

Postby chikara » Tue 08.22.2006 9:47 pm

Ezrach wrote:
chikara wrote:
paul_b wrote:Yes. Next question?

What is the answer to life, the universe and everything? ;)


42.

Is that all you've got to show for seven and a half million years' work? :D
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RE: Might move to japan

Postby Ezrach » Tue 08.22.2006 9:56 pm

chikara wrote:
Ezrach wrote:
chikara wrote:
paul_b wrote:Yes. Next question?

What is the answer to life, the universe and everything? ;)


42.

Is that all you've got to show for seven and a half million years' work? :D


To understand the answer, you have to understand the question. But that will take another 10 million years.
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RE: Might move to japan

Postby Harisenbon » Tue 08.22.2006 10:28 pm

Is it common knowledge as to why he chose 42?

Add up the sides of a 6-sided die. 21
Use two dice. 42

Life is a crap shoot. :D
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RE: Might move to japan

Postby prep_girl_Nessa » Tue 08.22.2006 10:44 pm

Harisenbon wrote:
Is it common knowledge as to why he chose 42?

Add up the sides of a 6-sided die. 21
Use two dice. 42

Life is a crap shoot. :D


!!!!

... I really didn't know that... That's pretty cool!
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RE: Might move to japan

Postby keatonatron » Wed 08.23.2006 3:17 am

Ezrach wrote:
chikara wrote:
Ezrach wrote:
chikara wrote:
paul_b wrote:Yes. Next question?

What is the answer to life, the universe and everything? ;)


42.

Is that all you've got to show for seven and a half million years' work? :D


To understand the answer, you have to understand the question. But that will take another 10 million years.


...Quoting a sci-fi book (movie) on a message board, one line per post, is not at all geeky.

:|
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RE: Might move to japan

Postby Infidel » Wed 08.23.2006 3:27 am

quiet you one liner geek.
なるほど。
さっぱりわからん。
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RE: Might move to japan

Postby chikara » Wed 08.23.2006 3:37 am

keatonatron wrote:...Quoting a sci-fi book (movie) on a message board, one line per post, is not at all geeky.

:|

I would point out that it was actually a radio play first but that would show just how old this geek is ;)
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RE: Might move to japan

Postby Infidel » Wed 08.23.2006 3:58 am

I read the radio script.
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