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  1. Raissermesser posted a new thread.

    Eye Dropper Fountain Pens

    One is one the way, courtesy of a bottle of Noodler's Heart of Darkness. The plan is to decant part of it into a rapidly emptying bottle...

    Forum: The Nib

    Jul 18, 2019 at 5:00 PM
  2. Raissermesser replied to the thread James Bond/Daniel Craig.

    I was reading 11 22 63 when I came across an It reference. That's all it took to throw me out of the book. I read a little further, then...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 9:52 AM
  3. Raissermesser replied to the thread James Bond/Daniel Craig.

    The reuse of the 007 number is intriguing because it implies that James Bond isn't notable as agents go. This means there are other 00...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 9:46 AM
  4. Raissermesser replied to the thread James Bond/Daniel Craig.

    The "00" designation was to denote "license to kill."

    Jul 17, 2019 at 6:10 PM
  5. Raissermesser replied to the thread James Bond/Daniel Craig.

    They won't do it, but imagine if all of the Bonds ended up with all of the Doctors (save one), courtesy of stepping into the wrong...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 5:53 PM
  6. Raissermesser replied to the thread James Bond/Daniel Craig.

    I dunno. They can probably make a deal with Gillette.

    Jul 17, 2019 at 5:50 PM
  7. Raissermesser replied to the thread High cost of dying.

    What sticks in my mind about natural burials are old vaultless graves I've seen, and a well driller who had to be particular at sinking...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 10:06 AM
  8. Raissermesser replied to the thread High cost of dying.

    They will also provide a small marker free of charge. Some want that on a relative's grave; some don't. Just saying.

    Jul 17, 2019 at 10:04 AM
  9. Raissermesser replied to the thread High cost of dying.

    Well, as a funeral director once remarked, funerals are for the living, not the dead. Have thought of various things for my slab, among...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 10:02 AM
  10. Raissermesser replied to the thread High cost of dying.

    "They take you over to Field 13 Where the sun is shinning And the grass is green And they throw in dirt And they throw in rocks And they...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 10:00 AM
  11. Raissermesser replied to the thread High cost of dying.

    The important part of the vault is the metal liner inside the concrete. According to one funeral director, after you get above the...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 9:58 AM
  12. Raissermesser replied to the thread James Bond/Daniel Craig.

    Make it part of the Marvel Universe and do a Black Widow movie.

    Jul 16, 2019 at 9:35 AM
  13. Raissermesser replied to the thread James Bond/Daniel Craig.

    I thought it was obvious. The James Bond films are ultimately about James Bond, who happens to be a British spy, designation 007. The...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 9:34 AM
  14. Raissermesser replied to the thread James Bond/Daniel Craig.

    Something people miss is why James Bond films remain popular. Most series that do tap into a sort of wish fulfillment. The wish...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 4:07 AM
  15. Raissermesser replied to the thread James Bond/Daniel Craig.

    Lots of men rather not have everything they watch turn into The View.

    Jul 16, 2019 at 3:52 AM