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    Ted Heiks is offline Moderator and Distinguished Senior Member
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    Happy Birthday, Fortunato!

    Happy 41st, Fortunato!
    Theo the Educated Derelict
    BA, History/Political Science, Western State College of Colorado, 1984
    MBA, Entrepreneurship, City University of Seattle, 1992
    MBA, Marketing, City University of Seattle, 1993

    Politics is made from two words: "poly" meaning "many" and "ticks" meaning "blood-sucking insects."

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    John Bear is offline Senior Member
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    The bluest city in the bluest state
    In the 1950s, some association of literature teachers voted to choose the single best line in American literature. The winner was, "The thousand injuries of Fortunato I had borne as best I could... but when he ventured upon insult, I vowed revenge." (Poe, The Cask of Amontillado)(My high school English teacher made us all memorize it.

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