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Fri 18 Nov, 2016 9:18 pm
My first go at a meme!
Fri 18 Nov, 2016 9:34 pm
The problem with memes, particularly internet memes, is they don't elucidate anything.
More importantly, they discourage individuals having meaningful conversations.
My sons answer to this claim of mine is - 'whatever' .
Fri 18 Nov, 2016 9:37 pm
G'day Aztec, Thanks for sharing! (really)
Don't worry , I'm old and it's nearly my bedtime.
Fri 18 Nov, 2016 10:13 pm
Nice photo - of a spot I have visited quite a bit.
But the meme is cute.
I do consider my walking as always pushing boundaries.
Just completed a 3rd solo walk - and it was mighty hard to exit the car as it was rocking in the extreme wind as snow flakes drifted into the car - thinking to myself - "do I really want to do this?"
I am also acutely aware that this meme is for "rich" people.
This doesn't mean you have lots of money - but it does mean you live in suitable circumstances that your daily grind is not survival.
It was sobering to climb Mt Kenya while realising that the young kid who we visited in the slum would probably never get the chance to do it - despite being so close.
He was not "rich" enough for that. All his time is spent on survival.
But he is also alive - possibly in a more vital way than we rich folk are.
Sat 19 Nov, 2016 10:44 am
I'm an old fart, what is a meme please?
Sat 19 Nov, 2016 10:49 am
1. an element of a culture or system of behaviour passed from one individual to another by imitation or other non-genetic means.
2. an image, video, piece of text, etc., typically humorous in nature, that is copied and spread rapidly by Internet users, often with slight variations.
Sat 19 Nov, 2016 11:16 am
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Wed 21 Dec, 2016 8:18 pm
This thread needs more love.
Thu 22 Dec, 2016 2:22 pm
Rlgm12 wrote:This thread needs more love.
Love you say? Here ya go
Thu 22 Dec, 2016 3:53 pm
I spun like this in the snow once on the Baw Baw Plateau...round up having snow up my nose
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Thu 22 Dec, 2016 4:45 pm
Rlgm12 wrote:I spun like this in the snow once on the Baw Baw Plateau...round up having snow up my nose
Have you ever heard Hayley Westenra sing Wuthering Heights? Here it is.https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=ha ... ORM=VRDGAR
Still gives me goosebumps hearing it. I've long held a desire to have that playing out across a lake on the central plateau whilst strolling around it at sunset.
One day - might even have a whirl aswell.
Wed 22 Mar, 2017 8:39 pm
Just reviving this thread. Love the Gene Wilder TNF jacket. Anyone got a meme?
Edit, actually they're all golden. Ha ah ha
Thu 22 Jun, 2017 10:44 pm
Came across a few that might entertain, see the whole set on facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/pg/ThruStoryAT ... 2146719266
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