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  •  You live by the snark; you die by the snark (0+ / 0-)

    Jokes can be dangerous when they do fall out of context. A lot of George Carlin falls into that category. (He was one of the very few who could finesse the n-word in a joke--but only in the context, of course.)

    And God said, "Let there be light"; and with a Big Bang, there was light. And God said "Ow! Ow My eyes!" and in a flash God separated light from darkness. "Whew! Now that's better. Now where was I. Oh yea . . ."

    by Pale Jenova on Fri Mar 28, 2014 at 08:02:09 AM PDT

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