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Old March 12 2008, 10:37 PM   #781
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Re: My God, it's full of THREAD BOMBS!

Made and used recently:





I predict I'll get a lot of use out of the second one.
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Old March 12 2008, 11:46 PM   #782
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Made and used recently:

Hmmm, really? I'll have to go back and look at all the replies to my posts then.
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Old March 13 2008, 12:25 AM   #783
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I promise I didn't make this one in response to you.

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Old March 13 2008, 12:44 AM   #784
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I promise I didn't make this one in response to you.

That is awesome!
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Old March 13 2008, 12:48 AM   #785
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I promise I didn't make this one in response to you.
Figures. You finally get one that fits...
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Old March 17 2008, 03:12 PM   #786
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The Ultimate Peep Show




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Old March 19 2008, 06:57 PM   #787
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Old March 19 2008, 07:18 PM   #788
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The Ultimate Peep Show




AWESOME.
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Old March 20 2008, 04:13 AM   #789
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Old March 24 2008, 09:46 AM   #790
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I found some vintage magazine ads, and decided to cook up some thread bombs that are generally more useful:







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Old March 24 2008, 10:00 AM   #791
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Re: My God, it's full of THREAD BOMBS!

Nice ones. I can think of a few uses for the science one already.

You have to appreciate the level of artistry that went in to even the most mundane of ads back then.

Do you recall what that second ad was for by any chance?
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Old March 24 2008, 10:32 AM   #792
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I'm not sure what it was for, but here it is. Some sort of PSA, maybe?

Here's the first one. I had to change the brightness and wattage number for obvious reasons.
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Old March 24 2008, 10:51 AM   #793
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I couldn't find any slogan that matched the "a chemical is a chemical is a chemical" and really that doesn't make much sense as a slogan to begin with. "Water and mercury are both chemicals, so drink up kids!" So, yeah, possibly a very odd PSA.
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Old March 24 2008, 01:37 PM   #794
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This one cries out for some kind of meth lab reference...
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Old March 24 2008, 01:46 PM   #795
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Why is she smiling like that?


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