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Old 04-08-2010, 04:12 PM   #46
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Actually, as of 2008, Japan has become entirely virtual. It exists, but only in the virtual world. The real Japan is actually the 52nd state of America, right after the 51st State, the United Kingdom.
Where does Puerto Rico fit in all of this? I thought it was the 51st state?

And we all know the Estados Unidos is really just a colony of England anyway lol

@Hell Labs: Most of us Americans don't get the concept of a U.K.: Wales, Scotland, England, Ireland - et al. They're just a couple of islands "over there". lol

It's like when I moved to WI from IL. I'd tell people where I was from (Libertyville) and they couldn't perceive where I was talking about. But if you tell them Chicago... OH, OKAY! lol
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Old 04-08-2010, 04:26 PM   #47
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Oh, I've noticed.
"Player has joined from country United Kingdom" *eye twitch*

".co.uk" *throbbing vain in forehead*

Union Flag with the word "England" on it *Angry German kid like moment*

I seriously want Complete and total de-unification, just so people don't mix it up - No other reason at all. On the other hand, watching an American tourist giggle and go "oh your funny english accents" in a pub in Glasgow was probably the biggest amount of schadenfreude I've ever had.

P.S Don't say "Colony of England".
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Old 04-08-2010, 04:35 PM   #48
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Bah... England/Englaland/Albion/Britain/Great Britain - it's all the same :rolling:
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Old 04-08-2010, 08:53 PM   #49
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Blake's poem
And did those feet in ancient time.
Walk upon Englands mountains green:
And was the holy Lamb of God,
On Englands pleasant pastures seen!

And did the Countenance Divine,
Shine forth upon our clouded hills?
And was Jerusalem builded here,
Among these dark Satanic Mills?

Bring me my Bow of burning gold;
Bring me my Arrows of desire:
Bring me my Spear: O clouds unfold!
Bring me my Chariot of fire!

I will not cease from Mental Fight,
Nor shall my Sword sleep in my hand:
Till we have built Jerusalem,
In Englands green & pleasant Land

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Most people just put the computer behind the monitor or under it or whatever. The problem with a wedge is that it needs to physically connected to something whilst most keyboards today don't need to be physically connected to anything. You can use your big arse TV as a monitor have no wires between it and the keyboard.

Who wants to clutter up their lounge room with stupid wires?

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people who love wedgeboards


or need to save space. get a nice bigass LCD and use that, takes up the space of a keyboard but is the whole puter!
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Yeah, it's Hal with himself posessed by Parallax behind him, drawn by my friend Ethan Van Sciver. Beside that are posters of Hellboy, Batman & Robin by Jim Lee, and Supergirl by Adam Hughes.
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Most people just put the computer behind the monitor or under it or whatever. The problem with a wedge is that it needs to physically connected to something whilst most keyboards today don't need to be physically connected to anything. You can use your big arse TV as a monitor have no wires between it and the keyboard.

Who wants to clutter up their lounge room with stupid wires?
People who love wedgeboards, are also used to wires, unless you have a wireless A1200 or C64 in your lounge!
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