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  1. Standard memberFMF
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    15 Dec '16 00:36
    What exactly is all this fuss about Japanese rain goggles on the internet?
  2. SubscriberVery Rusty
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    15 Dec '16 00:45
    Originally posted by FMF
    What exactly is all this fuss about Japanese rain goggles on the internet?
    Japanese Rain Goggles
    A phrase that means absolutely nothing but was designed to cause hype on the internet.

    -VR
  3. Standard memberFMF
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    15 Dec '16 01:01
    Originally posted by Very Rusty
    Japanese Rain Goggles
    A phrase that means absolutely nothing but was designed to cause hype on the internet.
    But if it was designed and if it actually causes something, can it really be described as meaning nothing?
  4. SubscriberVery Rusty
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    15 Dec '16 01:091 edit
    Originally posted by FMF
    But if it was designed and if it actually causes something, can it really be described as meaning nothing?
    FMF,

    Lets just say, IF I were to say something was white, you would say it was black, just for argument sake.

    -VR
  5. Standard memberFMF
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    15 Dec '16 01:35
    Originally posted by Very Rusty
    Lets just say, IF I were to say something was white, you would say it was black, just for argument sake.
    You copy pasted something from the internet. I didn't call any white thing black.

    The question is whether something that is deliberately created to cause something, and can be seen to affect people in the intended way, can accurately be said to be meaningless?

    The thread is about reality of internet hype even when the hype might be seen as dealing with something ostensibly unreal.

    There is no "just for argument sake", as such, except in so far as any General Forum topic might be described that way.
    😛
  6. SubscriberPonderableonline
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    15 Dec '16 16:28
    Originally posted by FMF
    What exactly is all this fuss about Japanese rain goggles on the internet?
    Google is your friend. And it seems to me that the Topic is not approbriate for a Family friendly site.
  7. Standard memberSeitse
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    15 Dec '16 23:45
    Why not going back to Suzi's private message made public by the
    hypocrite bastard?

    Much more interesting.
  8. SubscriberKewpie
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    15 Dec '16 23:57
    Originally posted by Seitse
    Why not going back to Suzi's private message made public by the
    hypocrite bastard?

    Much more interesting.
    To you perhaps. But what's your opinion worth?
  9. Standard memberFMF
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    16 Dec '16 00:01
    Originally posted by Ponderable
    And it seems to me that the Topic is not approbriate for a Family friendly site.
    Well, well. Thank you. One lives and one learns. I had no idea. I thought Very Rusty had got it exactly right. 😛
  10. Subscribersonhouse
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    16 Dec '16 05:35
    Originally posted by FMF
    What exactly is all this fuss about Japanese rain goggles on the internet?
    I gather you are trying to get some. Good luck.
  11. Standard memberSeitse
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    16 Dec '16 06:21
    Originally posted by Kewpie
    To you perhaps. But what's your opinion worth?
    Depends on what topic. Your age and weight, for example? It's worth a
    lot. It even got me a ban, so...
  12. Subscribersonhouse
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    16 Dec '16 14:06
    Originally posted by Seitse
    Depends on what topic. Your age and weight, for example? It's worth a
    lot. It even got me a ban, so...
    Banned and proud of it.
  13. SubscriberKewpie
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    16 Dec '16 23:52
    Originally posted by Seitse
    Depends on what topic. Your age and weight, for example? It's worth a
    lot. It even got me a ban, so...
    You're a creepy little online person, aren't you?
  14. Standard memberSeitse
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    17 Dec '16 00:43
    Originally posted by Kewpie
    You're a creepy little online person, aren't you?
    It gets to you. So it keeps me going.

    Darkness and decay is creeping towards all of us, inexorably, you'll get around it.
  15. Standard memberSeitse
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    17 Dec '16 00:43
    Originally posted by sonhouse
    Banned and proud of it.
    Hey, at least my bans are real, Mr. Frank Zappa in the moon 😉
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