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    •  Is there really an olivetomato#1? (1+ / 0-)
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      And screw the numbers ending in zero. I wanna know who number 666.666. Now that's interesting!

      One time back in the early 80's I was working as a barista in the days before they were called baristas, and a customer's tab came out to exactly $6.66. I made a joke that they needed to buy something else to change their tab total, because, hey, 666 ya know. They laughed, but still they bought an additional pastry item. Said they weren't taking any chances, now that I'd called it to their attention.

      If "elitist" just means "not the dumbest motherfucker in the room", I'll be an elitist! - David Rees from "Get Your War On". //"Man will never be free until the last king is strangled with the entrails of the last priest." - Denis Diderot

      by Oaktown Girl on Mon Feb 11, 2013 at 10:52:56 PM PST

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