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Re: pic: Billfred (2815)

*cough* And credit goes to who for this amazingly awesome photo? Oh, that would be - me -

I'm glad you like it. I do, too.

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*cough* And credit goes to who for this amazingly awesome photo? Oh, that would be - me -

I'm glad you like it. I do, too.

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I knew I forgot something! (I've been bouncing this photo between Facebook, Twitter, and ChiefDelphi, since all of my profile photos date to at least 2010, some back to college. I was due for an update.)

Jane does know how to take a picture!
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Re: pic: Billfred (2815)

not a bad shot, especially for what she had to work with. this might be a good caption contest one as well (unless ur afraid someone will come up with a good burn).
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not a bad shot, especially for what she had to work with. this might be a good caption contest one as well (unless ur afraid someone will come up with a good burn).
Billfred-burns are an almost-automatic negative infinity. (Unless you count those sideburns, Bill!) The caption contest judge has his defenses.
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not a bad shot, especially for what she had to work with. this might be a good caption contest one as well (unless ur afraid someone will come up with a good burn).
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Billfred-burns are an almost-automatic negative infinity. (Unless you count those sideburns, Bill!) The caption contest judge has his defenses.
I'm short on time to dig them out, but trust me: I've stuck myself into many a caption contest. And no, the burn award on those is not an automatic -infinity; it takes a certain direct snark to merit that.
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And no, the burn award on those is not an automatic -infinity; it takes a certain direct snark to merit that.
Read: Kara Bakowski, Heidi Foster, Jess Boucher. Not necessarily in that order.
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Read: Kara Bakowski, Heidi Foster, Jess Boucher. Not necessarily in that order.
I was thinking along the lines of Travis Hoffman, Don Rotolo, or Andy Baker. Didn't Andy receive the very first -infinity or did I get that wrong?

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I was thinking along the lines of Travis Hoffman, Don Rotolo, or Andy Baker. Didn't Andy receive the very first -infinity or did I get that wrong?

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Andy was the first, for reasons I don't remember (I think I was raiding 116's photo gallery too much or something and he called me on it). Mind you, this was back in year 1...we're on year 8. I like to think I've improved since. (Hold your laughter, please--don't crush that illusion!)

But I'm not a total meanie--as Katie Widen demonstrated, I go easy on people undergoing medical procedures.
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