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  •  I am aware of that having been HRed once (1+ / 0-)
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    DeadHead

    for saying "his head will end up on a pike" for exhorting people to decapitate opponents when I thought it was just a cliched metaphor

    •  Yup. Things can get a bit touchy (0+ / 0-)

      Especially with the death thing.

      For good reason though. Shit gets misconstrued and taken out of context real easy on the internet.

      I try to avoid questionable cliches, just in case.

      You live and learn... (pun not intended)

      ;)

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      Somebody has to do something, and it's just incredibly pathetic that it has to be us.
      ~ Jerry Garcia

      by DeadHead on Mon Nov 19, 2012 at 11:04:43 PM PST

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      •  also got into hot water over the phrase (1+ / 0-)
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        OLinda

        "heads will roll" for the same sentiment.  Sometimes, the HRs tell more about the person giving it than the person receiving it, as with many other things in life

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