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Offline besilarius

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“Most gods throw dice, but Fate plays chess, and you don’t find out until too late that he’s been playing with two queens all along”.  Terry Pratchett.

During filming of Airplane, Leslie Nielsen used a whoopee cushion to keep the cast off-balance. Hays said that Nielsen "played that thing like a maestro"

Tallulah Bankhead: "I'll come and make love to you at five o'clock. If I'm late, start without me."

"When all other trusts fail, turn to Flashman." — Abraham Lincoln.

"I have enjoyed very warm relations with my two husbands."
"With your eyes closed?"
"That helped."  Lauren Bacall

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Re: How it all began
« Reply #1 on: January 14, 2016, 09:38:00 AM »
Yup.

I was at a convention a few years ago and one vendor was reprinting Little Wars and another companion work (I forget).

Good stuff.

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Re: How it all began
« Reply #2 on: January 14, 2016, 09:45:05 AM »
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Little Wars; a game for boys from twelve years of age to one hundred and fifty and for that more intelligent sort of girls who likes boys’ games and books
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"45 minutes of pooping Tribbles being juggled by a drunken Horta would be better than Season 1 of TNG." - SirAndrewD

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Offline BanzaiCat

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Re: How it all began
« Reply #3 on: January 14, 2016, 09:51:46 AM »
I don't see no sandwich simulator here...!