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#195312 - 09/25/11 03:55 AM Re: Important and Very Interesting Announcement [Re: logtroll]
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cool logtroll..."how the hell" do you "pronounce" it? grin
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#195314 - 09/25/11 04:29 AM Re: Important and Very Interesting Announcement [Re: numan]
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Thank you for noticing... rolleyes
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#195316 - 09/25/11 04:31 AM Re: Important and Very Interesting Announcement [Re: mama]
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Originally Posted By: mama
cool logtroll..."how the hell" do you "pronounce" it? grin


Teem-ee-yus is popular. smile
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#195318 - 09/25/11 04:59 AM Re: Important and Very Interesting Announcement [Re: loganrbt]
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...I am not yet certain whether Michelle Bachman and Sarah Palin are temious or vile.

One could think of them as vilemious? Hmm
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#195410 - 09/26/11 03:21 AM Re: Important and Very Interesting Announcement [Re: logtroll]
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How does 'temious' differ from 'truthy'?
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#195418 - 09/26/11 10:00 AM Re: Important and Very Interesting Announcement [Re: Hekate]
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Originally Posted By: Hekate
How does 'temious' differ from 'truthy'?



First, and most obvious, is that temious appears to be a real word, not a modern slang attempt at expressing something lamely due to a lack of education in language arts.

Second, temious is more bare-knuckled and disrespectful - noble qualities in forum street fighting.

From the Urban Dictionary:

"Truthiness: The quality of stating concepts one wishes or believes to be true, rather than the facts."

"Temious: Made up, fabricated. Something which sounds true but has no basis in fact or reality."

In temious, one may, or not, wish a thing to be true... it's more of a cage match thing.
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#195425 - 09/26/11 12:47 PM Re: Important and Very Interesting Announcement [Re: logtroll]
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Originally Posted By: Hekate
How does 'temious' differ from 'truthy'?



First, and most obvious, is that temious appears to be a real word, not a modern slang attempt at expressing something lamely due to a lack of education in language arts.

Second, temious is more bare-knuckled and disrespectful - noble qualities in forum street fighting.

From the Urban Dictionary:

"Truthiness: The quality of stating concepts one wishes or believes to be true, rather than the facts."

"Temious: Made up, fabricated. Something which sounds true but has no basis in fact or reality."

In temious, one may, or not, wish a thing to be true... it's more of a cage match thing.


I find your discussion both truthy and temious. devil
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#195428 - 09/26/11 01:04 PM Re: Important and Very Interesting Announcement [Re: Hekate]
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Originally Posted By: logtroll
Originally Posted By: Hekate
How does 'temious' differ from 'truthy'?



First, and most obvious, is that temious appears to be a real word, not a modern slang attempt at expressing something lamely due to a lack of education in language arts.

Second, temious is more bare-knuckled and disrespectful - noble qualities in forum street fighting.

From the Urban Dictionary:

"Truthiness: The quality of stating concepts one wishes or believes to be true, rather than the facts."

"Temious: Made up, fabricated. Something which sounds true but has no basis in fact or reality."

In temious, one may, or not, wish a thing to be true... it's more of a cage match thing.


I find your discussion both truthy and temious. devil

Gosh! Thank you. rolleyes
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#195438 - 09/26/11 04:39 PM Re: Important and Very Interesting Announcement [Re: logtroll]
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Logtroll, I write, timorously, to congratulate you on your temerarious temerity in trying such a titanic dissimulation on this site and its tenants. While some might find it mendacious, I think it a testament to your tremendous tenacity, and a lack of tendentious trendency. Let me offer an officious felicitate testimonial to your attainment.
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#195439 - 09/26/11 05:29 PM Re: Important and Very Interesting Announcement [Re: logtroll]
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Logtroll, I write, timorously,

and with temporary temerity of a somewhat tempered tempestuousness, I might add.
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