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Old 03-24-2017, 12:13 AM   #126
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Old 03-24-2017, 12:21 AM   #127
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That isn't a word. It is a silly picture.
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Old 03-24-2017, 12:00 PM   #128
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Very, VERRY, scientific: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Epica_(band)

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Old 03-24-2017, 01:27 PM   #129
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Old 03-25-2017, 02:52 AM   #130
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Old 03-26-2017, 02:44 PM   #131
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Old 03-27-2017, 10:44 AM   #132
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Old 03-28-2017, 01:38 AM   #133
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Old 03-28-2017, 10:32 AM   #134
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Old 03-28-2017, 11:48 AM   #135
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erg..source of this name ,anyone ?
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Old 03-29-2017, 02:47 AM   #136
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erg..source of this name ,anyone ?
Greek for "work.

I assume you mean the origin of the word "erg."

It is also the sound you make when surprised by a blow to the solar plexus if you have recently eaten, but I think that is unrelated.
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Old 03-29-2017, 04:23 AM   #137
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Old 03-29-2017, 08:00 AM   #138
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Greek for "work.

I assume you mean the origin of the word "erg."

It is also the sound you make when surprised by a blow to the solar plexus if you have recently eaten, but I think that is unrelated.


Disappointed as I was hoping there was a Dr. Erg as in Joule,ampere, Watt, curie, volt,.....someone lost out on that one.
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Old 03-30-2017, 11:56 AM   #139
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Old 03-30-2017, 12:19 PM   #140
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Old 03-31-2017, 08:51 PM   #141
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Old 04-02-2017, 01:21 PM   #142
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Old 04-03-2017, 01:20 AM   #143
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Old 04-03-2017, 01:42 PM   #144
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Old 04-03-2017, 07:06 PM   #145
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Old 04-06-2017, 07:10 PM   #146
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Old 04-06-2017, 11:44 PM   #147
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Old 04-07-2017, 10:58 PM   #148
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Once upon a time, I worked for Aldi. They had a juice that was called "aseptic x."

It was not a good seller, despite being a quite fine non-germy beverage. This was, I think, due to two causes. 1) and 2).

*"x" was the flavor. I think it was citrus, but it might have been fruit punch
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Old 04-07-2017, 11:59 PM   #149
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Old 04-08-2017, 04:39 PM   #150
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