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Re: The Election Thread To Talk About The Election

Post by Mimi » 09 Nov 2018, 12:45pm

BostonBeaneater wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:15pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 11:46am


Gerry was the first person to represent MA-3...but his successors (there were apparently 2 of them) have some of the best old time white folk names ever: Shearjashub Bourne and Peleg Coffin Jr.!
We have a wealthy history of crusty old white guys with stick up their ass names.
Here are a few:
Endicott Peabody
Leverett Saltonstall
Increase Sumner
Levi Lincoln Jr.
Tristram Dalton
Prentiss Mellen
Rufus Choate

He's a photograph of Rufus:
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Increase Sumner. Now that's a name.

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Re: The Election Thread To Talk About The Election

Post by Dr. Medulla » 09 Nov 2018, 1:07pm

WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:28pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:24pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:21pm
BostonBeaneater wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:15pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 11:46am


Gerry was the first person to represent MA-3...but his successors (there were apparently 2 of them) have some of the best old time white folk names ever: Shearjashub Bourne and Peleg Coffin Jr.!
We have a wealthy history of crusty old white guys with stick up their ass names.
Here are a few:
Endicott Peabody
Leverett Saltonstall
Increase Sumner
Levi Lincoln Jr.
Tristram Dalton
Prentiss Mellen
Rufus Choate

He's a photograph of Rufus:
Image
When you're born into a name like that, you're destined to rape and/or murder a servant, and the worst thing that will happen is a minor scandal for being unseemly about it.
He looks like the kind of guy who would have enjoyed hitting young children with his walking stick and scrubbing his body until raw with a horsehair brush to maintain his vitality.
He also looks like someone who was in "failing health" for the final 2 decades of his life!
Quite plausibly, he's 30 years old in that photo.
I'm an expert in gold mining lore!

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Re: The Election Thread To Talk About The Election

Post by WestwayKid » 09 Nov 2018, 1:13pm

Dr. Medulla wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 1:07pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:28pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:24pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:21pm
BostonBeaneater wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:15pm


We have a wealthy history of crusty old white guys with stick up their ass names.
Here are a few:
Endicott Peabody
Leverett Saltonstall
Increase Sumner
Levi Lincoln Jr.
Tristram Dalton
Prentiss Mellen
Rufus Choate

He's a photograph of Rufus:
Image
When you're born into a name like that, you're destined to rape and/or murder a servant, and the worst thing that will happen is a minor scandal for being unseemly about it.
He looks like the kind of guy who would have enjoyed hitting young children with his walking stick and scrubbing his body until raw with a horsehair brush to maintain his vitality.
He also looks like someone who was in "failing health" for the final 2 decades of his life!
Quite plausibly, he's 30 years old in that photo.
He either died from 1) typhoid fever 2) pleurisy 3) neuralgia 4) falling down the stairs 5) being injured in a carriage accident and then dying a lingering death spread out across a decade.
"If they believed in a place called Kokomo, then so did I." - Michael Edward Love

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Re: The Election Thread To Talk About The Election

Post by JennyB » 09 Nov 2018, 1:16pm

Mimi wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:45pm
BostonBeaneater wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:15pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 11:46am


Gerry was the first person to represent MA-3...but his successors (there were apparently 2 of them) have some of the best old time white folk names ever: Shearjashub Bourne and Peleg Coffin Jr.!
We have a wealthy history of crusty old white guys with stick up their ass names.
Here are a few:
Endicott Peabody
Leverett Saltonstall
Increase Sumner
Levi Lincoln Jr.
Tristram Dalton
Prentiss Mellen
Rufus Choate

He's a photograph of Rufus:
Image
Increase Sumner. Now that's a name.
Little known fact - he is Sting's 6th great grandfather. In his seminal work, "The Coupleteer Miniaturist on the Hill," he described that, while the English DO differ in ideology from those in the colonies, it is not due to sharing the same biology. His fellow writers also found him to be an insufferable twat.
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Re: The Election Thread To Talk About The Election

Post by WestwayKid » 09 Nov 2018, 1:24pm

Mimi wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:45pm
BostonBeaneater wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:15pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 11:46am


Gerry was the first person to represent MA-3...but his successors (there were apparently 2 of them) have some of the best old time white folk names ever: Shearjashub Bourne and Peleg Coffin Jr.!
We have a wealthy history of crusty old white guys with stick up their ass names.
Here are a few:
Endicott Peabody
Leverett Saltonstall
Increase Sumner
Levi Lincoln Jr.
Tristram Dalton
Prentiss Mellen
Rufus Choate

He's a photograph of Rufus:
Image
Increase Sumner. Now that's a name.
In Wisconsin...we had Increase Lapham...who was a noted scientist and the father of the US Weather Service.
"If they believed in a place called Kokomo, then so did I." - Michael Edward Love

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Re: The Election Thread To Talk About The Election

Post by Silent Majority » 09 Nov 2018, 1:24pm

JennyB wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 1:16pm
Mimi wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:45pm
BostonBeaneater wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:15pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 11:46am


Gerry was the first person to represent MA-3...but his successors (there were apparently 2 of them) have some of the best old time white folk names ever: Shearjashub Bourne and Peleg Coffin Jr.!
We have a wealthy history of crusty old white guys with stick up their ass names.
Here are a few:
Endicott Peabody
Leverett Saltonstall
Increase Sumner
Levi Lincoln Jr.
Tristram Dalton
Prentiss Mellen
Rufus Choate

He's a photograph of Rufus:
Image
Increase Sumner. Now that's a name.
Little known fact - he is Sting's 6th great grandfather. In his seminal work, "The Coupleteer Miniaturist on the Hill," he described that, while the English DO differ in ideology from those in the colonies, it is not due to sharing the same biology. His fellow writers also found him to be an insufferable twat.
Hah.
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Re: The Election Thread To Talk About The Election

Post by Dr. Medulla » 09 Nov 2018, 1:39pm

JennyB wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 1:16pm
Mimi wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:45pm
BostonBeaneater wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:15pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 11:46am


Gerry was the first person to represent MA-3...but his successors (there were apparently 2 of them) have some of the best old time white folk names ever: Shearjashub Bourne and Peleg Coffin Jr.!
We have a wealthy history of crusty old white guys with stick up their ass names.
Here are a few:
Endicott Peabody
Leverett Saltonstall
Increase Sumner
Levi Lincoln Jr.
Tristram Dalton
Prentiss Mellen
Rufus Choate

He's a photograph of Rufus:
Image
Increase Sumner. Now that's a name.
Little known fact - he is Sting's 6th great grandfather. In his seminal work, "The Coupleteer Miniaturist on the Hill," he described that, while the English DO differ in ideology from those in the colonies, it is not due to sharing the same biology. His fellow writers also found him to be an insufferable twat.
Take the rest of the day off. You've earned it! :cool:
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Re: The Election Thread To Talk About The Election

Post by JennyB » 09 Nov 2018, 1:43pm

Dr. Medulla wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 1:39pm
JennyB wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 1:16pm
Mimi wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:45pm
BostonBeaneater wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:15pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 11:46am


Gerry was the first person to represent MA-3...but his successors (there were apparently 2 of them) have some of the best old time white folk names ever: Shearjashub Bourne and Peleg Coffin Jr.!
We have a wealthy history of crusty old white guys with stick up their ass names.
Here are a few:
Endicott Peabody
Leverett Saltonstall
Increase Sumner
Levi Lincoln Jr.
Tristram Dalton
Prentiss Mellen
Rufus Choate

He's a photograph of Rufus:
Image
Increase Sumner. Now that's a name.
Little known fact - he is Sting's 6th great grandfather. In his seminal work, "The Coupleteer Miniaturist on the Hill," he described that, while the English DO differ in ideology from those in the colonies, it is not due to sharing the same biology. His fellow writers also found him to be an insufferable twat.
Take the rest of the day off. You've earned it! :cool:
I basically am. I just finished a grant and all I am going to do for the rest of the day is putz around.
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Re: The Election Thread To Talk About The Election

Post by JoseUnidos » 09 Nov 2018, 2:37pm

WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 1:13pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 1:07pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:28pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:24pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:21pm


When you're born into a name like that, you're destined to rape and/or murder a servant, and the worst thing that will happen is a minor scandal for being unseemly about it.
He looks like the kind of guy who would have enjoyed hitting young children with his walking stick and scrubbing his body until raw with a horsehair brush to maintain his vitality.
He also looks like someone who was in "failing health" for the final 2 decades of his life!
Quite plausibly, he's 30 years old in that photo.
He either died from 1) typhoid fever 2) pleurisy 3) neuralgia 4) falling down the stairs 5) being injured in a carriage accident and then dying a lingering death spread out across a decade.
6) lead poisoning from wearing a Chinese-manufactured Abraham Lincoln halloween mask for most of his adult life.
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Re: The Election Thread To Talk About The Election

Post by Dr. Medulla » 09 Nov 2018, 2:51pm

JoseUnidos wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 2:37pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 1:13pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 1:07pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:28pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:24pm


He looks like the kind of guy who would have enjoyed hitting young children with his walking stick and scrubbing his body until raw with a horsehair brush to maintain his vitality.
He also looks like someone who was in "failing health" for the final 2 decades of his life!
Quite plausibly, he's 30 years old in that photo.
He either died from 1) typhoid fever 2) pleurisy 3) neuralgia 4) falling down the stairs 5) being injured in a carriage accident and then dying a lingering death spread out across a decade.
6) lead poisoning from wearing a Chinese-manufactured Abraham Lincoln halloween mask for most of his adult life.
He would never have knowingly worn something made by the Chinese. The wage slaves of Manchester turn out much greater quality.
I'm an expert in gold mining lore!

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Re: The Election Thread To Talk About The Election

Post by JoseUnidos » 09 Nov 2018, 5:13pm

Dr. Medulla wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 2:51pm
JoseUnidos wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 2:37pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 1:13pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 1:07pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:28pm


He also looks like someone who was in "failing health" for the final 2 decades of his life!
Quite plausibly, he's 30 years old in that photo.
He either died from 1) typhoid fever 2) pleurisy 3) neuralgia 4) falling down the stairs 5) being injured in a carriage accident and then dying a lingering death spread out across a decade.
6) lead poisoning from wearing a Chinese-manufactured Abraham Lincoln halloween mask for most of his adult life.
He would never have knowingly worn something made by the Chinese. The wage slaves of Manchester turn out much greater quality.
If you want quality, never buy your presidential halloween masks from a New England opium den.
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Re: The Election Thread To Talk About The Election

Post by Dr. Medulla » 09 Nov 2018, 6:39pm

JoseUnidos wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 5:13pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 2:51pm
JoseUnidos wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 2:37pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 1:13pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 1:07pm

Quite plausibly, he's 30 years old in that photo.
He either died from 1) typhoid fever 2) pleurisy 3) neuralgia 4) falling down the stairs 5) being injured in a carriage accident and then dying a lingering death spread out across a decade.
6) lead poisoning from wearing a Chinese-manufactured Abraham Lincoln halloween mask for most of his adult life.
He would never have knowingly worn something made by the Chinese. The wage slaves of Manchester turn out much greater quality.
If you want quality, never buy your presidential halloween masks from a New England opium den.
Beaneater, confirm?
I'm an expert in gold mining lore!

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Re: The Election Thread To Talk About The Election

Post by Mimi » 09 Nov 2018, 8:57pm

JennyB wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 1:16pm
Mimi wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:45pm
BostonBeaneater wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 12:15pm
WestwayKid wrote:
09 Nov 2018, 11:46am


Gerry was the first person to represent MA-3...but his successors (there were apparently 2 of them) have some of the best old time white folk names ever: Shearjashub Bourne and Peleg Coffin Jr.!
We have a wealthy history of crusty old white guys with stick up their ass names.
Here are a few:
Endicott Peabody
Leverett Saltonstall
Increase Sumner
Levi Lincoln Jr.
Tristram Dalton
Prentiss Mellen
Rufus Choate

He's a photograph of Rufus:
Image
Increase Sumner. Now that's a name.
Little known fact - he is Sting's 6th great grandfather. In his seminal work, "The Coupleteer Miniaturist on the Hill," he described that, while the English DO differ in ideology from those in the colonies, it is not due to sharing the same biology. His fellow writers also found him to be an insufferable twat.
:lol: :lol: :lol:

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Re: The Election Thread To Talk About The Election

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Re: The Election Thread To Talk About The Election

Post by WestwayKid » 21 Feb 2019, 8:07am

...but it's so much easier than watching or <gasp> reading the news!!
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