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Old October 5 2012, 09:55 PM   #46
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

I was going to post a picture, but then, that's still not quite evidence, since it's a still photo. So I posted a video.

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Old October 5 2012, 09:56 PM   #47
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

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I POSTED ONE ALREADY
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Old October 5 2012, 10:00 PM   #48
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

Yes. Though just the left one for some odd reason.

However, this discussion reminds me of a guy I knew in grade school who swore up and down he could move his ears, and then proceeded to contort his entire face. I think his ears moved... eventually.
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Old October 5 2012, 10:18 PM   #49
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I love it! J., I can't watch the video yet but I will soon. Did you do that just now for the thread?
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Old October 5 2012, 10:24 PM   #50
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

Kay John was just as strangely weird and cute as he always is.

I also had a suspicion roshi would turn up and scare everyone. It's sort of a board constant. Like if someone starts a thread saying "can you invert your [insert body part of choice]", he'll turn up with some picture that makes you want to move to Orkney.

This is why I love both of them.
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Old October 5 2012, 10:36 PM   #51
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

I thought it was kind of hot!
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Old October 5 2012, 11:14 PM   #52
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

I can raise them, one at a time.
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Old October 5 2012, 11:14 PM   #53
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

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Yes. Though just the left one for some odd reason.

However, this discussion reminds me of a guy I knew in grade school who swore up and down he could move his ears, and then proceeded to contort his entire face. I think his ears moved... eventually.
Ooh! I can move my ears, too!

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J., I can't watch the video yet but I will soon. Did you do that just now for the thread?
Yes, just for this thread (it's currently unlisted on Youtube).

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Kay John was just as strangely weird and cute as he always is.

I also had a suspicion roshi would turn up and scare everyone. It's sort of a board constant. Like if someone starts a thread saying "can you invert your [insert body part of choice]", he'll turn up with some picture that makes you want to move to Orkney.

This is why I love both of them.
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Old October 6 2012, 01:41 AM   #54
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

I can raise just one eyebrow by itself, and it's my left one. I can't lift the right eyebrow without both popping up at the same time. I've tried...a lot. I just can't do it.

I can also do the Vulcan hand sign with both of my hands for whatever that's worth.
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Old October 6 2012, 02:37 AM   #55
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

When I first saw TOS and Spock, I practiced the "one eye brow" thing. At first I couldn't, but I worked on it. Then I worked on the "Piece and Long Life" thing. That took some time too.
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Old October 6 2012, 03:08 AM   #56
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

Nope -but once I bought a small mirror to practice it with while watching TV

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Ah, sure...we don't do that here. I use my face constantly.
Ah! so that's why you hide half your face!
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Old October 6 2012, 04:37 AM   #57
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

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So which are you?
I can raise my left eyebrow easily. I can sometimes raise my right, but not as well, and only until I start thinking about it (after which it's almost impossible.)

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I can also roll my tongue which apparently also isn't true for everybody.
That I can do - rolled into a tube, folded back upon itself, or fluted.

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Rolling the Rs, however, is something I can never do.
I'm Italian. I can't not do it.
I've never been any good at an Italian rolled R. Just can't do it.
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Old October 6 2012, 08:34 AM   #58
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Rolling the Rs, however, is something I can never do.
I'm Italian. I can't not do it.
Frau Blucher did not say this. She is Scottish and is therefore genetically programmed to roll every 'r' in sight.
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Old October 6 2012, 08:35 AM   #59
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Rolling the Rs, however, is something I can never do.
I'm Italian. I can't not do it.
Frau Blucher did not say this. She is Scottish and is therefore genetically programmed to roll every 'r' in sight.

However I thought ZR, who was the true author, was Scottish too.
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Old October 6 2012, 08:35 AM   #60
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Re: Can you raise only one eyebrow?

Frau Blucher wrote: View Post
Kay John was just as strangely weird and cute as he always is.

I also had a suspicion roshi would turn up and scare everyone. It's sort of a board constant. Like if someone starts a thread saying "can you invert your [insert body part of choice]", he'll turn up with some picture that makes you want to move to Orkney.

This is why I love both of them.
I can touch the back of my hand with my index finger.

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I thought it was kind of hot!
Thanks.
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