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Re: Hoverboards
« Reply #15 on: December 27, 2012, 04:02:45 PM »

You have an odd sense of humor. . .
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Re: Hoverboards
« Reply #16 on: December 27, 2012, 04:05:41 PM »

I bet so...
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Re: Hoverboards
« Reply #17 on: December 27, 2012, 04:06:10 PM »

that's too bad :(
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Re: Hoverboards
« Reply #18 on: December 27, 2012, 04:11:17 PM »

Yes, that you have good humor.
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Re: Hoverboards
« Reply #19 on: December 27, 2012, 04:13:24 PM »

700 club people=nuts
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Re: Hoverboards
« Reply #20 on: December 27, 2012, 04:17:55 PM »

well, you certainly seem like a person who can laugh at almost anything.
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Re: Hoverboards
« Reply #21 on: December 27, 2012, 04:22:57 PM »

As I gathered.
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Re: Hoverboards
« Reply #22 on: December 28, 2012, 12:49:04 PM »

I always imagined them as being like surfboards, with a control stick on top.
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Re: Hoverboards
« Reply #23 on: December 28, 2012, 03:18:21 PM »

Ditto, but minus the control stick.
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Re: Hoverboards
« Reply #24 on: December 28, 2012, 03:34:51 PM »

That's how most of them end up...the only way you see what you want on paper is if you draw it yourself.
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Re: Hoverboards
« Reply #25 on: December 28, 2012, 05:24:52 PM »

Good point.
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Re: Hoverboards
« Reply #26 on: December 28, 2012, 05:26:57 PM »

Confirmed. Only Westerfeld "offical" work I've liked so far is the Manual of Areonautics, and THAT didn't give me any new data...
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Re: Hoverboards
« Reply #27 on: December 28, 2012, 05:28:30 PM »

A lot of people were. Myself included partially.
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Re: Hoverboards
« Reply #28 on: December 28, 2012, 05:32:51 PM »

I felt it was partially false advertising. A WWI book with alternate history...and not a single scene of a German being eaten alive by fabricated bacteria or impaled on the end of a bayonet.
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Re: Hoverboards
« Reply #29 on: December 28, 2012, 05:35:27 PM »

Goliath was a letdown, aye.
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