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rick merritt
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Re: Loud? Moi?
rick merritt   10/1/2013 10:05:37 PM
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Funny

Max The Magnificent
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Max The Magnificent   10/1/2013 2:58:00 PM
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@Garcia: Are you maybe talking about "The Ruling Class"??

That film was jam-packed with some great lines. One of my favorites is:

Sir Charles: Come, doctor, you said he needed a harsh dose of reality. Well, you can't get a harder dose of the stuff than marriage.

 
LOL

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Max The Magnificent   10/1/2013 2:56:43 PM
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@Garcia: Are you maybe talking about "The Ruling Class"??

That's the one -- the page you link to gives the full (accurate) quote:

Dr. Herder: His lordship is a paranoid schizophrenic.

Sir Charles: Paranoid schizophrenic? But he's a Gurney!

Dr. Herder: Then he's a paranoid schizophrenic Gurney who believes he's God.

Sir Charles: But we've always been Church of England!

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Garcia-Lasheras   10/1/2013 2:50:28 PM
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@Max: Are you maybe talking about "The Ruling Class"??

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Max The Magnificent   10/1/2013 2:46:18 PM
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@Adam: Surely that is an oxymoron

What are you talking about? I can't even spell oxymoron :-)

As a total aside -- do you remember that Peter O'Toole film in which the doctor says something like: "I'm afraid to say that your son is a paranoid schizophrenic." And the other person replies: "He's can't be – we've always been Church of England!"

I wish I could remember the name of the film...

 

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Adam-Taylor   10/1/2013 2:40:20 PM
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Surely that is an oxymoron

Max The Magnificent
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Max The Magnificent   10/1/2013 2:38:07 PM
@Adam: Max I may welll invest in one for the evenings at the conference just for casual wear ;)


May I be so bold as to suggest GoodHawaiianShirts.com -- the quality is great -- that's where I'm currently getting all of my shirts.

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Adam-Taylor   10/1/2013 2:32:35 PM
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Max I may welll invest in one for the evenings at the conference just for casual wear ;)

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Loud? Moi?
Max The Magnificent   10/1/2013 11:17:55 AM
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@Adam: My Hawaiian shirts aren't "loud" -- they are just happy and colorful and exuberant and they whisper seductively in your ear things like "I bet you wish you were man enough to wear a little beauty like me!"  



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