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Offline flowers

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« on: December 14, 2013, 01:09:39 PM »


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« Reply #1 on: December 14, 2013, 01:21:37 PM »
It's a Patas monkey. Weighs about 3lbs, tops.

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« Reply #2 on: December 14, 2013, 06:41:26 PM »
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« Reply #3 on: December 14, 2013, 06:43:38 PM »
Iran, welcome to the early 1960s.
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« Reply #4 on: December 14, 2013, 07:07:45 PM »
Iran, welcome to the early 1960s.
Worth knowing what they are doing, and what they are capable of. Would be wise to get somebody besides the CIA to do this, given the ineptitude of ou7r CIA; which missed the USSR's collapse, missed 9/11/2001, etc.

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« Reply #5 on: December 14, 2013, 09:02:16 PM »
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« Reply #6 on: December 15, 2013, 03:40:47 AM »
Oh!  I thought maybe the "war hero", John "Lurch" Kerry, was in Iran visiting his friends and offered to be the monkey for the mission. :da man:
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« Reply #7 on: December 15, 2013, 08:35:11 AM »
Hmmmm.....never thought about it....a monkey that can understand Farsi.


Oh well, I guess if Barack can do it, a monkey can do it too! 
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« Reply #8 on: December 15, 2013, 11:57:44 AM »
Hmmmm.....never thought about it....a monkey that can understand Farsi.


Oh well, I guess if Barack can do it, a monkey can do it too! 

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