All I Got Left is My THREAD BOMBS!

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous' started by Spaceman Spiff, Oct 20, 2010.

  1. cultcross

    cultcross The truth is precisely the opposite Moderator

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    Your childhood home is unique; it is the only building you will know how to get right across without touching the floor.
     
  2. ITElf

    ITElf Vice Admiral Admiral

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    In one of his books, Bill Bryson recalled that he knew what the bedrooms in his childhood home looked like from the tops of the wardrobes, such was his familiarity with the Kid Method of house exploration.

    :D
     
  3. Pete Schweddy

    Pete Schweddy No one can resist my Schweddy balls! Moderator

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  4. apenpaap

    apenpaap Commodore Commodore

    Heh, I rarely did it at home, jumping from couch to couch, as we had too much room between them, but that lava would cover the floor in every playground I've ever been in.
     
  5. LitmusDragon

    LitmusDragon Commodore Commodore

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    Where's the "like" button? :techman:

    Stolen and posted to Facebook. :lol:
     
  6. Misfit Toy

    Misfit Toy Caped Trek Mod Admiral

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    You guys were lucky. All I had was a pit of snakes. :(
     
  7. Finngle Bells

    Finngle Bells Vice Admiral Admiral

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    The carpet at a great-aunt's was perfect for it. It actually looked like a flowing river of lava.

    Yep, shades of red, orange, yellow and black in a swirly pattern
     
  8. apenpaap

    apenpaap Commodore Commodore

    The entire neighbourhood where I grew up was great for the lava game, because the designers of it got creative with the street-tiles and there are streets with big bands of red tiles over the pavement, that are great rivers of lava. In fact, my own street has a big expanse of red and yellow tiles like a lake of fire and lava, with the occasional safe blue tile in it. I often played the lava game when just walking somewhere.
     
  9. ares93

    ares93 Commodore Commodore

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    There yer go, laddy!

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  10. Alrik

    Alrik Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

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    70's shag. We had carpet like that downstairs. And yep, I remember the lava game. :techman:
     
  11. 1001001

    1001001 I Like the Beats and the Shouting Moderator

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    Hot Lava!

    Man, does that bring back memories.

    Most of which consist of my mother screaming at us to get off the goddamned furniture.

    :lol:
     
  12. captcalhoun

    captcalhoun Admiral Admiral

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    we never had two couches, but i did jump from couch to chair to chair to avoid monsters, iirc.
     
  13. trekkiedane

    trekkiedane Admiral Admiral

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    Of course I know the "the floor is poisonous"-game (as it's called here).

    We never played it at home though :( I'm thinking either your homes were cramped with furniture or our homes were more spacious :lol:
     
  14. Methos

    Methos Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

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  15. Ríu ríu chíu

    Ríu ríu chíu Fleet Admiral Admiral

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    ^ Where the bloody hell did THAT come from? :confused:
     
  16. Crisp Crinkle

    Crisp Crinkle Admiral Admiral

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    That's awesome.
     
  17. OdoWanKenobi

    OdoWanKenobi Admiral Admiral

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    Video version with music! for anyone that wants to see it:
    [yt]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=krEGw4iuSJM[/yt]
     
  18. Crisp Crinkle

    Crisp Crinkle Admiral Admiral

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    That's even more awesome!
     
  19. Crisp Crinkle

    Crisp Crinkle Admiral Admiral

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  20. auntiehill

    auntiehill Fleet Admiral Admiral

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    ^ :lol:

    That'll come in handy in Misc.