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Old November 21 2012, 11:14 PM   #1
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These week’s theme is: travel wishes. What would be your dream trip?

Examples: visit the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum in Washington, go on a LOTR tour in New Zealand, watch the Northern light in Lapland.

Standard rules apply, under 150x150 pixels and 140KB.
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Old November 21 2012, 11:16 PM   #2
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That’s easy.



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Old November 21 2012, 11:21 PM   #3
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Good one!
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Old November 21 2012, 11:52 PM   #4
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Yeah, this is a good theme. I have several ideas....
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Old November 22 2012, 02:45 AM   #5
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Nice theme. Suddenly, I've got this song in my head.

Aruba, Jamaica, o I wanna take ya ...

Nonetheless, I'd actually like to visit Tokyo at some point.
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Old November 22 2012, 06:51 PM   #6
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That’s easy.


You beat me to it.
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Old November 22 2012, 07:05 PM   #7
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Old November 22 2012, 07:43 PM   #8
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captrek wrote: View Post
That’s easy.


You beat me to it.
Two minutes after the thread posting is a speed that's tough to beat, if an avatar I already had is eligible for the contest. Is it?

I want to advise people that, much like real stargazing, the experience of my avatar is very sensitive to ambient light. If you haven't seen it in the dark, I recommend it.


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1) Make sure you pack plenty of SPF 1E+18 for your trip to the sun.

2) Is that Pluto in the upper right? Their tourism industry has really taken a hit since their demotion from planetary status. I'm sure they'll appreciate your visit!
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Old November 23 2012, 04:30 AM   #9
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captrek wrote: View Post
That’s easy.


You beat me to it.
Two minutes after the thread posting is a speed that's tough to beat, if an avatar I already had is eligible for the contest. Is it?

I want to advise people that, much like real stargazing, the experience of my avatar is very sensitive to ambient light. If you haven't seen it in the dark, I recommend it.


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1) Make sure you pack plenty of SPF 1E+18 for your trip to the sun.

2) Is that Pluto in the upper right? Their tourism industry has really taken a hit since their demotion from planetary status. I'm sure they'll appreciate your visit!
Are you speaking from experience, captrek?
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Old November 23 2012, 05:07 AM   #10
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1) Make sure you pack plenty of SPF 1E+18 for your trip to the sun.

2) Is that Pluto in the upper right? Their tourism industry has really taken a hit since their demotion from planetary status. I'm sure they'll appreciate your visit!
Are you speaking from experience, captrek?
1) No. I'm waiting for somebody to invent SPF 1E+18.

2) Again, no. This is just what I've heard. Last time I was on Pluto it was still a planet.
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Old November 23 2012, 11:00 AM   #11
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Same here. The passport requirements have completely changed and the list of required immunizations is twice as long. Thank you, International Astronomical Union.
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Old November 23 2012, 07:13 PM   #12
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1) Make sure you pack plenty of SPF 1E+18 for your trip to the sun.

2) Is that Pluto in the upper right? Their tourism industry has really taken a hit since their demotion from planetary status. I'm sure they'll appreciate your visit!
Are you speaking from experience, captrek?
1) No. I'm waiting for somebody to invent SPF 1E+18.

2) Again, no. This is just what I've heard. Last time I was on Pluto it was still a planet.
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Same here. The passport requirements have completely changed and the list of required immunizations is twice as long. Thank you, International Astronomical Union.
Thanks for the tips, guys!
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Old November 23 2012, 10:45 PM   #13
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^^

I've got it narrowed down to two:


Monticello.


Or Arecibo.

I'll decide at the last minute, I suppose, but input is welcome.
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Old November 26 2012, 11:39 AM   #14
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I'll decide at the last minute, I suppose, but input is welcome.
As a non-American I'd choose the second trip, but I think the picture in your first avatar is nicer.

Not much of a help, am I?
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Old November 26 2012, 08:10 PM   #15
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Kai "the spy" wrote: View Post
Nice theme. Suddenly, I've got this song in my head.

Aruba, Jamaica, o I wanna take ya ...

Nonetheless, I'd actually like to visit Tokyo at some point.
I'm considering changing my entry:


But I'm still undecided.
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