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Facts. by johnnythemonkey on 9 August 2007 12:54pm
 
Are'nt they wonderful little things ? Oh how we can use them, Oh how we can abuse them. I sometimes pick one off a coat hook of a morning and share it with a friend or even just someone I meet . But am I fair to the little thing we call a fact ? Probably seldom. He is an abused creature and I fear he may some day bite my finger. I and others, often bandy about his name and claim him to be ours. He seldom is. He is ellusive, only because he is not sought in the right places. I fear to meet and face him. I think he may know me.

 
Re: Facts. by Wheelrim on 9 August 2007 5:55pm
 
A prize to anyone who can rearrange the above into a legible work of literature..........
 
Re: Facts. by Spursfan on 9 August 2007 6:35pm
 
Awww! I think it's quite legible, witty and funny already!!

;-)
 
Re: Facts. by tucsonmike on 9 August 2007 8:50pm
 
Yeah.
 
Re: Facts. by kazzzz on 10 August 2007 11:05am
 
Hmmm
 
Re: Facts. by Spursfan on 10 August 2007 6:16pm
 
Can I ask you what you mean by Hmmm Kazzzz? !

I.e. Hmmmm to JtM's post, Hmmmm cos wheelrim was being mean, Hmmmm to my reply, or even Hmmmm to Mike's Yeah?!!!!

;-)
 
Re: Facts. by JHorst on 10 August 2007 6:20pm
 
What is everyone's opinion on the term "true facts"?
 
Re: Facts. by Spursfan on 10 August 2007 6:25pm
 
Well, I can't think of the correct term right now, but they are two words meaning the same thing - if a thing is a fact it has to be true, so no need really for the 'true'.

Sometimes the phrase is used when the statement about to be made is, if not an out and out lie, then it is a exaggeration, shall we say.

The real 'true fact' is, that I'm going to shut up now.

;-)
 
Re: Facts. by johnnythemonkey on 10 August 2007 10:34pm
 
In my original post title, you can substitute the word ' truths' for the word 'facts'.

 
Re: Facts. by kazzzz on 11 August 2007 3:48am
 
It was just a general hmmm Anne. Coz this thread is really weird and there's no mention of creme eggs or Johnny Depp. I tell you wot would be good, a thread about creme eggs AND Johnny Depp!
 
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