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by AlexPorter
Fri Feb 08, 2008 7:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 0.003g Of Canabis @ DXB = 4 Years In Jail
Replies: 55
Views: 4349

RE: 0.003g Of Canabis @ DXB = 4 Years In Jail

Dubai can build all the skyscrapers and huge resorts it wants, but it is still highly authoritarian. I'll make sure to avoid it.

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by AlexPorter
Fri Feb 08, 2008 2:20 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Newest A/c You Have Flown With?
Replies: 50
Views: 5714

RE: Newest A/c You Have Flown With?

It is one of these two - I'm not sure which because I'm not sure when the Ryanair aircraft was delivered, but I know it was only a few months old. <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)">NW</acronym> CRJ-200 operated by Mesaba (N602XJ), delivered 9/2005 and I flew it 12/2005 <acronym title="Housto...

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by AlexPorter
Fri Feb 08, 2008 2:16 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Greatest Lack Of Security U've Exp'nced @ Airport?
Replies: 22
Views: 4174

RE: Greatest Lack Of Security U've Exp'nced @ Airp

I haven't seen many lapses. That said, the one and only time I got SSSS, I got personally inspected as normal for SSSS passengers, but my checked bag either did not get inspected or the <acronym title="Taipei - Sung Shan (TSA / RCSS), Taiwan">TSA</acronym> didn't put in the "we inspected your bag" c...

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by AlexPorter
Wed Feb 06, 2008 10:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Would You Prefer...? (Cars Edition, Volume 1)
Replies: 73
Views: 3092

RE: Would You Prefer...? (Cars Edition, Volume 1)

Sedan: Of that list, I'd get a Malibu. But in reality I'd get a Fusion which did not make that list. Note that the new Taurus is full-size (a size I avoid), and the former mid-size (my preferred size and current car) model has been replaced in Ford's lineup with a Fusion. Coupe: Mustang <acronym tit...

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by AlexPorter
Wed Feb 06, 2008 10:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Why Do People Chew With Their Mouth Open?
Replies: 33
Views: 34463

RE: Why Do People Chew With Their Mouth Open?

For the most part, and almost always for those people who consistently do it, it is disgusting. However, from personal experience I have had to do it occasionally: - Sometimes the food is at such a temperature to be just about hot enough to burn the inside of the mouth. Having the mouth open can hel...

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by AlexPorter
Wed Feb 06, 2008 4:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Good Question, Bad Answer Game
Replies: 546
Views: 8401

RE: Good Question, Bad Answer Game

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by AlexPorter
Wed Feb 06, 2008 1:20 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Good Question, Bad Answer Game
Replies: 546
Views: 8401

RE: Good Question, Bad Answer Game

Because Diet Coke has no calories.

Are multivitamins a substitute for a proper diet?

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by AlexPorter
Wed Feb 06, 2008 1:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Vote Today?
Replies: 14
Views: 1470

RE: Vote Today?

This is also a repeat as it is probably more relevant here now. I voted in Maricopa County, <acronym title="Alitalia (Italy)">AZ</acronym> this morning. Largest county in the state. Voter registration deadline was January 7. I registered online the day after the Iowa caucuses (technically I changed ...

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by AlexPorter
Tue Feb 05, 2008 8:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Name One Accomplishment Of Barack Obama (Video)...
Replies: 31
Views: 4713

RE: Name One Accomplishment Of Barack Obama (Video)...

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by AlexPorter
Tue Feb 05, 2008 8:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Name One Accomplishment Of Barack Obama (Video)...
Replies: 31
Views: 4713

RE: Name One Accomplishment Of Barack Obama (Video)...

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by AlexPorter
Tue Feb 05, 2008 7:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Official A.Net Super Tuesday Thread!
Replies: 83
Views: 3841

RE: The Official A.Net Super Tuesday Thread!

I voted in Maricopa County, <acronym title="Alitalia (Italy)">AZ</acronym> this morning. Largest county in the state. Voter registration deadline was January 7. I registered online the day after the Iowa caucuses (technically I changed my party from a previous registration). I got my updated voter r...

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by AlexPorter
Mon Feb 04, 2008 8:57 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: The First Time You Flew Alone?
Replies: 64
Views: 6721

RE: The First Time You Flew Alone?

I was 16. It was November 2003. I flew <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym>-<acronym title="Washington - Ronald Reagan National (DCA / KDCA), USA - Virginia">DCA</acronym> on a Northwest B752. It was cold and rai...

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by AlexPorter
Mon Feb 04, 2008 8:53 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which Airlines Have You Flown On?
Replies: 46
Views: 10124

RE: Which Airlines Have You Flown On?

1. Champion Air 2. Northwest - Northwest mainline - Northwest Airlink by Mesaba 3. Sun Country 4. America West (pre-merger) - America West mainline - America West Express by Mesa 5. Continental - Continental mainline - Continental Express by ExpressJet 6. Delta - Delta mainline - Delta Connection by...

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by AlexPorter
Tue Jan 29, 2008 5:39 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game 230
Replies: 200
Views: 3442

RE: Word Game 230

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by AlexPorter
Tue Jan 29, 2008 4:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2008 State Of The Union Thread
Replies: 62
Views: 3482

RE: 2008 State Of The Union Thread

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by AlexPorter
Tue Jan 29, 2008 4:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2008 State Of The Union Thread
Replies: 62
Views: 3482

RE: 2008 State Of The Union Thread

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by AlexPorter
Fri Jan 25, 2008 5:18 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Most Airline Flights In A Day?
Replies: 24
Views: 5640

RE: Most Airline Flights In A Day?

Three here for me, although it was due to a rebooking: May 17 2007: <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)">NW</acronym> B752 <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym>-<acronym title="Detroit - Metropolitan Wayne Co...

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by AlexPorter
Fri Jan 25, 2008 12:28 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: If You Had The Money - What Car Would You Drive?
Replies: 105
Views: 8182

RE: If You Had The Money - What Car Would You Drive?

I would get a 2009 Cadillac <acronym title="Sapporo - New Chitose / Chitose (CTS / RJCC / RJCJ), Japan">CTS</acronym>-V. I'd get a red one, probably. Fully loaded but still with automatic transmission (even if I did know how to drive a stick, I don't want that extra workload). 550 horsepower. A bit ...

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by AlexPorter
Fri Jan 25, 2008 12:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Temps This Am?
Replies: 54
Views: 1969

RE: Your Temps This Am?

This morning it was about 48F here when I left at 8 <acronym title="Aeromexico">AM</acronym>. Phoenix <acronym title="Alitalia (Italy)">AZ</acronym>. Right now it is 5 <acronym title="Tropic Air (Belize)">PM</acronym>, shortly before sunset and it is 57F. It actually rained a little bit about an hou...

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by AlexPorter
Fri Jan 25, 2008 12:12 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Moving To PHX, Living Next To Airport Help.
Replies: 6
Views: 4712

RE: Moving To PHX, Living Next To Airport Help.

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by AlexPorter
Fri Jan 25, 2008 12:09 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Goofy Registration Numbers
Replies: 54
Views: 4822

RE: Goofy Registration Numbers

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by AlexPorter
Thu Jan 24, 2008 7:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hotel Help: Phoenix
Replies: 27
Views: 1981

RE: Hotel Help: Phoenix

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by AlexPorter
Thu Jan 24, 2008 7:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Biggest Pet Peeve At Your Home Airport
Replies: 62
Views: 7054

RE: Biggest Pet Peeve At Your Home Airport

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by AlexPorter
Thu Jan 24, 2008 7:10 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Cheapest Flight
Replies: 47
Views: 3817

RE: Cheapest Flight

Mine was $109 for a one-way flight. I believe it was <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX</acronym>-<acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym> or <acronym title="Minneapol...

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by AlexPorter
Thu Jan 24, 2008 7:08 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Moving To PHX, Living Next To Airport Help.
Replies: 6
Views: 4712

RE: Moving To PHX, Living Next To Airport Help.

Live east of the airport, like south Scottsdale or north Tempe. Some very specific areas of east Phoenix that are adjacent to south Scottsdale / north Tempe would also work. Avoid west of the airport, as it is either Downtown Phoenix (and it isn't a very good one), or the poor areas south of Downtow...

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by AlexPorter
Thu Jan 24, 2008 6:55 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Goofy Registration Numbers
Replies: 54
Views: 4822

RE: Goofy Registration Numbers

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by AlexPorter
Wed Jan 23, 2008 1:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Heath Ledger Found Dead
Replies: 131
Views: 6059

RE: Heath Ledger Found Dead

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by AlexPorter
Tue Jan 22, 2008 8:54 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Star Alliance Thread
Replies: 9
Views: 4292

RE: Star Alliance Thread

Star is my secondary alliance after SkyTeam (as my most common route by far is between <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym> and <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX<...

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by AlexPorter
Mon Jan 21, 2008 4:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New York Vs Green Bay
Replies: 30
Views: 2820

RE: New York Vs Green Bay

Arrrgggh! So, I'm from Wisconsin but happen to go to <acronym title="Asuncion - Silvio Pettirossi (Presidente Stroessner) (ASU / SGAS), Paraguay">ASU</acronym> for school, which is about 20 miles from where Super Bowl XLII is going to be. Needless to say I am not happy right now. The fact that the S...

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by AlexPorter
Sat Jan 19, 2008 11:53 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Biggest Pet Peeve At Your Home Airport
Replies: 62
Views: 7054

RE: Biggest Pet Peeve At Your Home Airport

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by AlexPorter
Sat Jan 19, 2008 4:38 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Biggest Pet Peeve At Your Home Airport
Replies: 62
Views: 7054

RE: Biggest Pet Peeve At Your Home Airport

PHX: My number one peeve about <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX</acronym> just has to be about the bag claims. <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX</acronym> bag claims: - Carousel assignments are often...

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by AlexPorter
Wed Jan 16, 2008 3:51 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: US: Largest Non-hub/ Smallest Hub
Replies: 26
Views: 5300

RE: US: Largest Non-hub/ Smallest Hub

Los Angeles is definitely the largest metro area without any fortress hubs, but United does call <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym> a hub, but they have a lot of competition there. Other than that, Boston is the biggest metro area without anyone...

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by AlexPorter
Wed Jan 16, 2008 3:41 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Does Your Home Airport Have Wi-fi?
Replies: 29
Views: 4870

RE: Does Your Home Airport Have Wi-fi?

PHX - Free, and yes it is pretty fast. Nice to have. I think all three terminals have it, but I've never used it in <acronym title="Lotus Air (Egypt) and Thai Air Cargo">T2</acronym>. <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</...

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by AlexPorter
Wed Jan 16, 2008 3:39 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: The Best Looking Plane That Never Existed...
Replies: 24
Views: 8065

RE: The Best Looking Plane That Never Existed...

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by AlexPorter
Mon Jan 14, 2008 3:21 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Farthest Distance Between 2 Airports U Have Been 2
Replies: 48
Views: 11037

RE: Farthest Distance Between 2 Airports U Have Be

Having only visited three airports outside of North America (all in Europe) this was easy for me to figure out! For me it is <acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym> and <acronym title="Puerto Vallarta - Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International (PVR /...

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by AlexPorter
Mon Jan 14, 2008 3:17 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Smallest International Airport Visited
Replies: 56
Views: 9768

RE: Smallest International Airport Visited

The smallest was <acronym title="Beauvais - Tille (BVA / LFOB), France">BVA</acronym> (Paris-Beauvais which Ryanair uses among others), from which I flew to and from Madrid. But since that was an intra-EU flight I'm not sure if it counts for this question. Excluding that, it would have to be <acrony...

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by AlexPorter
Sat Jan 12, 2008 5:28 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Viewing At MSP?
Replies: 11
Views: 3590

RE: Viewing At MSP?

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by AlexPorter
Sat Jan 12, 2008 2:34 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How Many Airports Have You Visited? Post Them!
Replies: 93
Views: 14557

RE: How Many Airports Have You Visited? Post Them!

I will do mine chronologically and break them down into O&D airports and transfer airports. O&D: <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym> (Mar 2001, Nov 2003, Apr 2005, Aug 2005, Sep 2005, Oct 2005, Nov 2005, Dec 200...

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by AlexPorter
Sat Jan 12, 2008 2:24 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Viewing At MSP?
Replies: 11
Views: 3590

RE: Viewing At MSP?

Another hint - in that area, look for the Northwest portable rebooking station which is usually parked in front of the stairs up to the observation deck (it is easy to just go around the rebooking station and head on up). It is a great place to spend a layover, as it isn't crowded.

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by AlexPorter
Fri Jan 11, 2008 4:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Merger Mania Hits Other Industry First
Replies: 9
Views: 1786

Merger Mania Hits Other Industry First

Merger Mania, often speculated on these forums for the airline industry, is actually hitting the finance industry once again. Not only is Bank of America buying Countrywide to save it from Bankruptcy, but now <acronym title="Adria Airways (Slovenia)">JP</acronym> Morgan Chase and WaMu are now in mer...

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by AlexPorter
Fri Jan 11, 2008 4:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game 226
Replies: 203
Views: 3000

RE: Word Game 226

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by AlexPorter
Fri Jan 11, 2008 4:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: World's Stupidest Street Sign?
Replies: 65
Views: 7763

RE: World's Stupidest Street Sign?

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by AlexPorter
Fri Jan 11, 2008 4:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Leader Of Your Country You Admire At Most?
Replies: 76
Views: 7813

RE: Leader Of Your Country You Admire At Most?

For me:

1. Abraham Lincoln (1861-1865)
2. Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1933-1945)

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by AlexPorter
Fri Jan 11, 2008 4:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: First Names That Are Associated With 1 Person
Replies: 84
Views: 3727

RE: First Names That Are Associated With 1 Person

Hilary Duff is spelled with one L. Hillary Clinton is spelled with two Ls. The only other real famous person who spelled it with two Ls is the late Sir Edmund Hillary, and then it's a last name. Humphrey reminds me of Hubert Humphrey, especially being from the Twin Cities (Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodo...

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by AlexPorter
Fri Jan 11, 2008 4:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: If You Could Add One Country To Your Country
Replies: 59
Views: 4669

RE: If You Could Add One Country To Your Country

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by AlexPorter
Mon Jan 07, 2008 2:45 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Aircraft Have You Flown The Most?
Replies: 126
Views: 10263

RE: What Aircraft Have You Flown The Most?

My top five specific aircraft: 1. B737-800 (13, will be 14 on Tuesday) 2. A319 (10) 3. B757-200 (7) 4. A320 (5) 5. CRJ-200 (3) For actual families: 1. A320-family (16) 2. B737NG (14, will be 15 on Tuesday) 3. B757 (8) 4. CRJ (5) And, expanding it a little more: 1. B737-all series (16, will be 17 on ...

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by AlexPorter
Mon Jan 07, 2008 2:40 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Most Time Spent Traveling By Air Without A Bed
Replies: 37
Views: 4952

RE: Most Time Spent Traveling By Air Without A Bed

Let's see, including time spent in transit to/from the airport, I have two such instances. May 17-18, 2007. Left home at about 9:45 <acronym title="Aeromexico">AM</acronym> CDT for <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acr...

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by AlexPorter
Mon Jan 07, 2008 2:32 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Were Your Flights During 2007
Replies: 44
Views: 6193

RE: What Were Your Flights During 2007

Jan 3 - <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym>-<acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym> <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> E145XR (Expressje...

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by AlexPorter
Sat Jan 05, 2008 2:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do You Say ____, Or Do You Say ____?
Replies: 65
Views: 3060

RE: Do You Say ____, Or Do You Say ____?

Also, I say "pop", and I use the either of the "either" pronunciations interchangeably.

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by AlexPorter
Sat Jan 05, 2008 2:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do You Say ____, Or Do You Say ____?
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RE: Do You Say ____, Or Do You Say ____?

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