Why do you mock the young?

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Postby broberds on Thu Jan 03, 2002 3:45 am

<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by Andy Cowell:
<B>Bob, why do you mock the young?</B><HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P>Cuz they <I>need</I> mocking.<P> <BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR><B>
Is it because of the bitter realization that your own youth has escaped you?
I know that's why I do it.
<HR></BLOCKQUOTE></B><P>well yeah, that too. <P>
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P.S. Is it wrong to read Snopes just to find good stories to tell you coworkers? "It's true! I swear to god! Tell your friends!"</B><HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P>I find I don't have to. My coworkers automatically fall for every stupid rumor that comes along. The require no prodding.<P>------------------
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Postby Andy Cowell on Thu Jan 03, 2002 10:02 am

Bob, why do you mock the young? Is it because of the bitter realization that your own youth has escaped you?
I know that's why I do it.<P>P.S. Is it wrong to read Snopes just to find good stories to tell you coworkers? "It's true! I swear to god! Tell your friends!"
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Postby Shepherd on Fri Jan 04, 2002 11:47 am

Working with really stupid people actually happened to a friend of my aunt's once.<P>------------------
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Postby NornaGest on Mon Jan 07, 2002 2:52 am

Mocking youth is the <B>priveledge</B> of age!<P>Whether they are intrinsicly more stupid than we were is up to endless debate (by which time they might join us).<P>I don't actually see any signifigant differences, myself.
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Postby Wildcat4Ever! on Tue Jan 08, 2002 10:55 am

<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by broberds:
<B> I find I don't have to. My coworkers automatically fall for every stupid rumor that comes along. The require no prodding.
</B><HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P>I just got laid off from a job like that two months back, and o/~ I dooon't missss iiiiit! o/~<P>But I sure don't envy you either. o.o<P>W4E
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Postby ZedPower on Mon Feb 04, 2002 8:43 am

<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by broberds:
<B>Cuz they <I>need</I> mocking.</B><HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P>That's true, that's so very true. I was reading the archives the other day, and I thought "That's right! I'm really <I>that</I> stupid!" And I laughed, because it was funny, and true.<P>Then I remembered the eighties. And I wept.<P>(Weeping is so much classier than crying.)
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Postby broberds on Mon Feb 04, 2002 9:42 am

<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by ZedPower:
<B> <P>(Weeping is so much classier than crying.)</B><HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P>Yeah, but you know what's even classier? Farting.
Or so I keep telling myself.
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