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  • rogue06
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    Then there are the funny wedding announcements, which I guess is a category unto its own

    Most I run across tend to be more than just a bit suggestive, although here are a few that aren't

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  • mossrose
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    Was looking up some bird info just now and came across this.

    David M. Bird is Emeritus Professor of Wildlife Biology and the former Director of the Avian Science and Conservation Centre at McGill University. As a past-president of the Society of Canadian Ornithologists, a former board member with Birds Canada, a Fellow of both the American Ornithological Society and the International Ornithological Union, he has received several awards for his conservation and public education efforts.

    Dr. Bird is a regular columnist on birds for Bird Watcher’s Digest and Canadian Wildlife magazines and is the author of several books and over 200 peer-reviewed scientific publications. He is the consultant editor for multiple editions of DK Canada’s Birds of Canada, Birds of Eastern Canada, Birds of Western Canada, and Pocket Birds of Canada. To know more

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  • mossrose
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    Originally posted by Faber View Post
    On November 14, 2004, Kevin Malarkey was driving with his son Alex when he collided with another car. Alex's skull was completely detached from his spinal chord. Alex was in a coma for two months and awakened, telling family and friends about meeting God, Jesus, angels and Satan in heaven while he was in the coma. Alex's father wrote his account in a book, published by Tyndale House in 2010, entitled The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven. It sold more than a million copies. But in 2015 Alex admitted that his father Kevin had made it all up.

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    Alex repented later and said it was a hoax.

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  • Faber
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    On November 14, 2004, Kevin Malarkey was driving with his son Alex when he collided with another car. Alex's skull was completely detached from his spinal chord. Alex was in a coma for two months and awakened, telling family and friends about meeting God, Jesus, angels and Satan in heaven while he was in the coma. Alex's father wrote his account in a book, published by Tyndale House in 2010, entitled The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven. It sold more than a million copies. But in 2015 Alex admitted that his father Kevin had made it all up.

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  • Faber
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    That Lawless post reminded me. How could I not have thought of Philadelphia Police Commissioner, Danielle Outlaw?

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    Last edited by Faber; 10-18-2021, 08:28 AM.

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  • rogue06
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    Originally posted by Cow Poke View Post
    Anthony Weiner - politician who ... um.
    did something appropriately inappropriate given his name.


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  • rogue06
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    If she used one she would have foreseen her loss...

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  • rogue06
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    Originally posted by rogue06 View Post
    She was destined to be a litigation lawyer.
    And for someone who overcame their destiny...

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  • rogue06
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    Originally posted by Zymologist View Post

    This one is fantastic.
    She was destined to be a litigation lawyer.

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  • tabibito
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    I remember a Cardinal who was in the news a years ago whose name was Sin.

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  • Cow Poke
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    Anthony Weiner - politician who ... um.

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  • KingsGambit
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    Chris Moneymaker won the World Series of Poker one year.

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  • Zymologist
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    This one is fantastic.

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  • rogue06
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    Originally posted by Faber View Post
    I forgot about this one. A gem I dug up while doing history on my local church. The second one is just another one I found while trying to find where I got the first one. Both from the Camden (NJ) Courier-Post.
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    And for the two I mentioned previously, here are some more clippings:
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    I think it was Jay Leno on the Tonight Show that used to show various engagement announcements that featured interesting name combos.





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  • Faber
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    I forgot about this one. A gem I dug up while doing history on my local church. The second one is just another one I found while trying to find where I got the first one. Both from the Camden (NJ) Courier-Post.
    e sharp.jpg
    clip_87204891.jpg
    And for the two I mentioned previously, here are some more clippings:
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    Last edited by Faber; 10-16-2021, 02:08 PM.

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