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Re: You people are useless! I demand a refund! #38357
08/12/01 06:44 PM
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MaxQ threw a tantrum
MaxQuerulous? MaxQuordlespleen?


Re: You people are useless! I demand a refund! #38358
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Oh, wordcrazy, that was GREAT! HA! And Sparteye--grand, just grand. Kudos and thanks.
Happy Anniversary again, my sweet Max.


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Re: You people are useless! I demand a refund! #38360
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a judge rules a poor student must pay the wealthy merchant accusing him of theft with the sound of coins for the smell of cooking fish.
Was the judge, by any chance, named Ooka, of Yedo? Or does the teller use any name he likes?

well, I remember it as Ooka


Re: You people are useless! I demand a refund! #38361
08/13/01 11:04 AM
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<<Was the judge, by any chance, named Ooka, of Yedo?>>

Might have been, I don't remember. Why?


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a comprehensive video recording of Wordapalooza

Ask caradea

But can you not be there, Max? I was really hoping you might be with us, too.


Re: You people are useless! I demand a refund! #38363
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I have a book with stories about a Japanese judge named Ooka, and that story was in it. I wondered if the name used was variable.


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I've heard the same story, but with a rabbi instead of a judge. (I doubt that the rabbi was Japanese).


Re: You people are useless! I demand a refund! #38365
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Amazing work Sparteye, you have rescued us from Max's disdain!
So there is your answer, Max, as clear as glass! And a very Happy Anniversary to you.

Now about Wordapalooza ... ya *gotta' make it, Max ...


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08/13/01 03:42 PM
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But can you not be there, Max? I was really hoping you might be with us, too.

and

Now about Wordapalooza ... ya *gotta' make it, Max ...

Hear, hear!!!!







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