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Re: most annoying.

Post by tiltbillings » Thu Nov 12, 2009 8:30 pm

Ben wrote:Smileys are the vermin of online communication.
Oh, yeah.
Soon, all we'll be doing is grunting and posting smileys.
As this thread makes clear.
It makes my blood run cold thinking that perhaps some of you are already there - beyond help...
Oh, yeah.
>> Do you see a man wise [enlightened/ariya] in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.<< -- Proverbs 26:12

This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.

“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” HPatDH p.723

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Re: most annoying.

Post by DNS » Thu Nov 12, 2009 8:52 pm

Ben wrote:Smileys are the vermin of online communication.
Soon, all we'll be doing is grunting and posting smileys.
It makes my blood run cold thinking that perhaps some of you are already there - beyond help...
:lol:

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Re: most annoying.

Post by Aloka » Thu Nov 12, 2009 9:12 pm

tiltbillings wrote:
Ben wrote:Smileys are the vermin of online communication.
Oh, yeah.
Soon, all we'll be doing is grunting and posting smileys.
As this thread makes clear.
It makes my blood run cold thinking that perhaps some of you are already there - beyond help...
Oh, yeah.


:heart: Why hello again, Mr Tilt ! :hello: In the absence of my heart-shaped potato, :heart: I will leave this extra large heart-smilie for you instead ! :D

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Re: most annoying.

Post by tiltbillings » Thu Nov 12, 2009 10:48 pm

Aloka wrote:
tiltbillings wrote:
Ben wrote:Smileys are the vermin of online communication.
Oh, yeah.
Soon, all we'll be doing is grunting and posting smileys.
As this thread makes clear.
It makes my blood run cold thinking that perhaps some of you are already there - beyond help...
Oh, yeah.


:heart: Why hello again, Mr Tilt ! :hello: In the absence of my heart-shaped potato, :heart: I will leave this extra large heart-smilie for you instead ! :D

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The potato was a thing of beauty. Smilies are artless. Alas, we are stuck with these things.
>> Do you see a man wise [enlightened/ariya] in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.<< -- Proverbs 26:12

This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.

“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” HPatDH p.723

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Re: most annoying.

Post by BlackBird » Fri Nov 13, 2009 2:11 am

Well, they're not :alien: to me.
I've :hug: them whole- :heart: -edly.

:stirthepot:

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'The Blessed One is the Teacher, I am a disciple. He is the one who knows, not I." - MN. 70 Kitagiri Sutta

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Re: most annoying.

Post by tiltbillings » Fri Nov 13, 2009 4:13 am

BlackBird wrote:Well, they're not :alien: to me.
I've :hug: them whole- :heart: -edly.

:stirthepot:

P.S.

:pig: :pig:
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>> Do you see a man wise [enlightened/ariya] in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.<< -- Proverbs 26:12

This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.

“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” HPatDH p.723

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Re: most annoying.

Post by Sanghamitta » Fri Nov 13, 2009 8:57 am

:smile:
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Re: most annoying.

Post by catmoon » Fri Nov 13, 2009 1:00 pm

David N. Snyder wrote:
Ben wrote:Smileys are the vermin of online communication.
Soon, all we'll be doing is grunting and posting smileys.
It makes my blood run cold thinking that perhaps some of you are already there - beyond help...
:lol:

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2. :juggling:
3. :jedi:
4. :meditate:
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Re: most annoying.

Post by christopher::: » Fri Nov 13, 2009 1:52 pm

tiltbillings wrote:
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wo! that's one crazy mofo smiley....

Image
"As Buddhists, we should aim to develop relationships that are not predominated by grasping and clinging. Our relationships should be characterised by the brahmaviharas of metta (loving kindness), mudita (sympathetic joy), karuna (compassion), and upekkha (equanimity)."
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Re: most annoying.

Post by DNS » Fri Nov 13, 2009 6:55 pm

christopher::: wrote:
tiltbillings wrote: Image
wo! that's one crazy mofo smiley....
Image
There's another version of that, don't know if I should post it :tongue: where blood comes pouring out of the microwave after it "pops."

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Re: most annoying.

Post by tiltbillings » Fri Nov 13, 2009 10:18 pm

David N. Snyder wrote:
christopher::: wrote:
tiltbillings wrote: Image
wo! that's one crazy mofo smiley....
Image
There's another version of that, don't know if I should post it :tongue: where blood comes pouring out of the microwave after it "pops."
That would epitomize the subtly of these things.
>> Do you see a man wise [enlightened/ariya] in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.<< -- Proverbs 26:12

This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.

“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” HPatDH p.723

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Re: most annoying.

Post by christopher::: » Sat Nov 14, 2009 5:13 am

David N. Snyder wrote:
There's another version of that, don't know if I should post it :tongue: where blood comes pouring out of the microwave after it "pops."
doesn't sound like a crowd pleaser....

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"As Buddhists, we should aim to develop relationships that are not predominated by grasping and clinging. Our relationships should be characterised by the brahmaviharas of metta (loving kindness), mudita (sympathetic joy), karuna (compassion), and upekkha (equanimity)."
~post by Ben, Jul 02, 2009

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Re: most annoying.

Post by LauraJ » Sat Nov 14, 2009 3:56 pm

For catmoon: Image
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Re: most annoying.

Post by LauraJ » Sat Nov 14, 2009 3:57 pm

Let's all hug Peter together.

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Re: most annoying.

Post by PeterB » Sat Nov 14, 2009 5:18 pm

Noooooooooooooooo!

But thanks for the thought Laura, you little rascal you. :anjali:

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Re: most annoying.

Post by LauraJ » Sat Nov 14, 2009 6:00 pm

Teehee Image
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Re: most annoying.

Post by DNS » Sat Nov 14, 2009 6:03 pm

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Re: most annoying.

Post by LauraJ » Sat Nov 14, 2009 6:15 pm

David N. Snyder wrote:Image
So funny! :D
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Re: most annoying.

Post by tiltbillings » Sat Nov 14, 2009 8:15 pm

LauraJ wrote:Teehee
What I usually do when I reply to msgs with these silly thing, I'll delete them. The more I get to delete, the better I feel. So, do not be stingy in your use of them in msgs to me.
>> Do you see a man wise [enlightened/ariya] in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.<< -- Proverbs 26:12

This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.

“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” HPatDH p.723

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Re: most annoying.

Post by tiltbillings » Sat Nov 14, 2009 8:26 pm

Image

Cool.
>> Do you see a man wise [enlightened/ariya] in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.<< -- Proverbs 26:12

This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.

“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” HPatDH p.723

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