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If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Fri May 25, 2001 11:59 pm

If you wanted to be famous or infamous what would it be?

A political leader?

A movie star?

An enviromental scientist?

An inventor?

A missionary?

A human rights advocate?

A musician?

A painter?

A revolutionary?

Others?



What would I want to be? I would like to be the inventor of a cheap and reliable 'renewable non-polluting energy source'. Something that both the western and undeveloped worlds could adapt and use without major cost.

Cheers,

mb

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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 12:21 am

A mountaineer...doing some feat none of the other great mountaineers have done...I dunno what though hehe...

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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 1:47 am

They guy who takes control of the 747 after both pilots get killed somehow Big grin

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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 1:59 am

For something good and generous I did...

...but I'd rather not be famous while still living. It looks like too much work!

Guess I'd better get out there and try to do something- anything - good.
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Sat May 26, 2001 2:06 am

Oh yeah, forgot to add Land it safely.... oh yeah in a Thunderstorm, and with only 2 engines....and no Hydraulic systems.

EGGD
 
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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 2:07 am

Finding the cure for cancer.

Piggybacking Argon molecules on radioactive isotopes (Phosphorus-32) and injecting them into the patient. Since the cancer cells absorb the radioisotopes, the Argon is absorbed with it. Then a very low-power field of microwaves is 'scanned' over the patient which creates a violent reaction with the Argon. The reaction scrambles the cancer cells nucleus, killing it. Then the body's immune system takes over and eliminates the defenseless dead cancer cells just as it does all dead cells, causing the patient to have a high-grade fever. After 2 days, there are no signs of cancer in the patient. This is a single-treatment therapy; low-cost; totally systemic (meaning it will cure cancer at any site in the body); affects all types of neoplasms; recurrent cancer does not grow immune to the treatment; works at any stage of cancer; and there are no side-effects (except for the fever, which really isn't a side-effect, but part of the treatment). That's how I would want to be famous.
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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 2:58 am

For being extremely wealthy.
 
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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 3:00 am

Ok some mountaineering far-out dreams-

Reaching the summit of Lhotse Middle Peak, worlds high unclimbed summit

Climbing the second highest mountain on each continent, never been done...one person climbing all seven (Tyree, Kenya, Logan, K2, Shkhara or Monte Rosa, Ojos del Salado, Townsend)

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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 6:12 am

Human rights advocate; OR inventing some sort of clean-burning fuel source.
 
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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 6:55 am

The one punk rock group that didn't sell out.
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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 7:01 am

mountain climber or a famous actor or a famous lax player.
rgds,
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* with lots of cash of course
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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 7:11 am

Winner of the next Surivor!
 
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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 8:11 am

World Champion Surfer!!  Big thumbs up

OR
The pilot that saves the lives of hundreds of passengers when the airplane careens hopelessly out of control, and I be the guy who regains control in the last 100 feet....!!!!! Big grin Big grin

Aloha 737-200!!  Wink/being sarcastic
 
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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 8:25 am

I don't even want to be famous, screw that. I am myself and I don't give a crap what others think.
Money does not bring you happiness. But it's better to cry in your own private limo than on a cold bus stop.
 
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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 9:00 am

hehehehehehe
 
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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 10:29 am

A singer perhaps...unfortunately I can't sing so it will never happen.
 
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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 10:43 am

Finding a cure for a disease.

BH346
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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 12:12 pm

I don't really want to be famous, but if I was, it'd be for music.
I'd like to elect a president that has a Higher IQ than a retarted ant.
 
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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 12:50 pm

Hey EGGD...I was going to say that.

I also would like to become the first openly gay Prime Minister of Canada and have my homophile army conquer the silly Americans  Smile/happy/getting dizzy
 
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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 1:05 pm

Being very very successful in the aviation industry.

Aaron G.
 
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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 2:19 pm

I have been waiting for SO LONG for someone to ask that question.

I WANT TO BE FAMOUS FOR BEING ABLE TO PLAY "PAS REDOUBLE" ON THE SLIDE WHISTLE!!!!!!
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RE: If I Wanted To Be Famous, What For?

Sat May 26, 2001 2:20 pm

Seriously, I want to be a columnist but fame is only something that I intend to accomplish second to being a good writer.
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RE: If I Famous, Wanted To Be What For?

Sun May 27, 2001 9:28 am

'The' Musician, but this doesn't mean to sell yourself to the record companies. If it's to be famous I'd be famous to make people look back to good music, and everybody would be curious about that kind of magic on my guitar.

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