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Old August 1 2013, 03:01 AM   #91
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I thought it was a style of rock music typically characterized by melodic musicianship and expressive, often confessional lyrics.
I thought it was an affected pose of being a sensitive, sullen, introverted, angsty teen. (Yeah, I know the music came first.)

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Old August 1 2013, 08:47 AM   #92
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Smaller cousin of the Ostrich, right?!?
Yes.
Their 2 other cousins, the Cassowary and the Rhea, are lesser known..

Ofcourse in the 70's and 80's there was this guy:

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Old August 1 2013, 09:24 AM   #93
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I like that emu.

We had an ostrich on TV in Australia for many a year.

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Old August 1 2013, 08:52 PM   #94
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We have an ostrich in the NBA. Also known as Chris Bosh.
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Old August 1 2013, 10:10 PM   #95
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I thought it was a style of rock music typically characterized by melodic musicianship and expressive, often confessional lyrics.
I thought it was an affected pose of being a sensitive, sullen, introverted, angsty teen. (Yeah, I know the music came first.)

Awesome.
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Old August 2 2013, 11:13 AM   #96
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Oklahoma was part of the Louisiana Purchase in 1803 and got statehood in 1907, for example.
For some reason, I feel like bursting out into song.

Not really into musical films, me. - Much prefer this version:


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(an emu appeared on an episode of DS9, maybe someone can tell me what episode it was, and what Odo called the bird, as I have forgotten).
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A Gunji jackdaw was a large bird.

A resident of Deep Space 9 dreamt up a pair of Gunji jackdaws when everybody's dreams (and nightmares) became the truth in mid-2369 when the station's inhabitants were studied by an advanced alien species.

Odo had to herd the two jackdaws safely through the promenade. (DS9: "If Wishes Were Horses")

If Wishes Were Horses
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Old August 2 2013, 11:29 AM   #97
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^^^Thanks for that info.
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Old August 2 2013, 12:00 PM   #98
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No problem

I actually just typed emu ds9 into Google
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Old August 2 2013, 12:05 PM   #99
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I wonder why I didn't do that. I don't think I even attempted a search. I posted the question two hours before I went out so I had plenty of time.
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^Been there, done that.

Or rather: didn't do that either.
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