Towing the Lion

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Re: Towing the Lion

Post by Warren » 24 Mar 2018, 12:12

Ellie wrote:
24 Mar 2018, 10:45
Not a towing but a rather poor arrangement of clauses:
Does anyone know if there are any essential oils that should be avoided while trying to get pregnant (via diffuser)?
I've heard of using a turkey baster, but the diffuser method is a new one on me.
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Re: Towing the Lion

Post by Jasper » 26 Mar 2018, 10:52

Warren wrote:
24 Mar 2018, 12:12
Ellie wrote:
24 Mar 2018, 10:45
Not a towing but a rather poor arrangement of clauses:
Does anyone know if there are any essential oils that should be avoided while trying to get pregnant (via diffuser)?
I've heard of using a turkey baster, but the diffuser method is a new one on me.
They're hoping for a homeopathic fertilization.
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Re: Towing the Lion

Post by Jadagul » 13 Apr 2018, 03:56

this is a horrifying post:
Anonymous wrote:Fun fact: the phrase "toe the line" is actually "tow the line" as in everyone pulling on a rope together to move a heavy object. Nobody really cares if it's wrong but it's fun to look at how turns of phrase get edited over time.

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Re: Towing the Lion

Post by Warren » 13 Apr 2018, 11:15

Jadagul wrote:
13 Apr 2018, 03:56
this is a horrifying post:
Anonymous wrote:Fun fact: the phrase "toe the line" is actually "tow the line" as in everyone pulling on a rope together to move a heavy object. Nobody really cares if it's wrong but it's fun to look at how turns of phrase get edited over time.
This demands to be responded to. It must not go unchallenged. It's Tow The Lion!
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Re: Towing the Lion

Post by Aresen » 13 Apr 2018, 11:45

Warren wrote:
13 Apr 2018, 11:15
Jadagul wrote:
13 Apr 2018, 03:56
this is a horrifying post:
Anonymous wrote:Fun fact: the phrase "toe the line" is actually "tow the line" as in everyone pulling on a rope together to move a heavy object. Nobody really cares if it's wrong but it's fun to look at how turns of phrase get edited over time.
This demands to be responded to. It must not go unchallenged. It's Tow The Lion!
"Toe the loin" is for foot-fetishists.
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Re: Towing the Lion

Post by Warren » 13 Apr 2018, 11:54

Aresen wrote:
13 Apr 2018, 11:45
Warren wrote:
13 Apr 2018, 11:15
Jadagul wrote:
13 Apr 2018, 03:56
this is a horrifying post:
Anonymous wrote:Fun fact: the phrase "toe the line" is actually "tow the line" as in everyone pulling on a rope together to move a heavy object. Nobody really cares if it's wrong but it's fun to look at how turns of phrase get edited over time.
This demands to be responded to. It must not go unchallenged. It's Tow The Lion!
"Toe the loin" is for foot-fetishists.
That doesn't even make sense :?
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Re: Towing the Lion

Post by Painboy » 13 Apr 2018, 14:30

Jadagul wrote:
13 Apr 2018, 03:56
this is a horrifying post:
Anonymous wrote:Fun fact: the phrase "toe the line" is actually "tow the line" as in everyone pulling on a rope together to move a heavy object. Nobody really cares if it's wrong but it's fun to look at how turns of phrase get edited over time.
Aargh I hate people.

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Re: Towing the Lion

Post by Eric the .5b » 13 Apr 2018, 14:39

Something, something evolving language.
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Re: Towing the Lion

Post by Jadagul » 13 Apr 2018, 14:57

I'm all there for something something evolving language, at least in theory. But that doesn't apply to claims about the history of the language at all.

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Re: Towing the Lion

Post by Eric the .5b » 13 Apr 2018, 16:15

Jadagul wrote:
13 Apr 2018, 14:57
I'm all there for something something evolving language, at least in theory. But that doesn't apply to claims about the history of the language at all.
History evolves!
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Re: Towing the Lion

Post by lunchstealer » 13 Apr 2018, 16:21

History is unintelligently designed.
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Re: Towing the Lion

Post by Warren » 13 Apr 2018, 20:31

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