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    Quote Originally Posted by twinsfaninsaudi View Post
    I think that references to alcohol and drug use should be included in this. If you really want this forum to not have any language that parents would not want their kids to see you should put a stop to all the talk and remarks that casually glorify drinking alcohol. This is constantly taking place on this forum.
    Constantly? Get real. Are you one of those people that thinks prohibition is the answer? Sheesh

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    Quote Originally Posted by twinsfaninsaudi View Post
    I think that references to alcohol and drug use should be included in this. If you really want this forum to not have any language that parents would not want their kids to see you should put a stop to all the talk and remarks that casually glorify drinking alcohol. This is constantly taking place on this forum.

    Where? Do you have any examples? I'm on this site pretty regularly and honestly have no idea what you're referring to.

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    Quote Originally Posted by twinsfaninsaudi View Post
    I think that references to alcohol and drug use should be included in this. If you really want this forum to not have any language that parents would not want their kids to see you should put a stop to all the talk and remarks that casually glorify drinking alcohol. This is constantly taking place on this forum.
    What's so glorious about a bunch of drunk people sitting in their underwear in their dimly lit basements arguing online about Twins baseball?

    I think we present a fine example for children - "Do you really wanna grow up to be like this"?
    Last edited by luckylager; 02-27-2013 at 10:12 AM.

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    Well to be fair the Twins play the past two years has probably driven many of us to harder alcohol.

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    Quote Originally Posted by twinsnorth49 View Post
    Where? Do you have any examples? I'm on this site pretty regularly and honestly have no idea what you're referring to.
    You are holding a beer in your picture. BUSTED.

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    Quote Originally Posted by edavis0308 View Post
    You are holding a beer in your picture. BUSTED.
    Heh, heh....ooops. Ok, Ok, that's one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mnfanforlife View Post
    Constantly? Get real. Are you one of those people that thinks prohibition is the answer? Sheesh
    If it worked in the Twenties, it could work now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ashburyjohn View Post
    If it worked in the Twenties, it could work now.
    Thank goodness for the like button. Prohibition did lead to Women's Suffrage, amendment 19

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    The law of unintended consequences. My favorite law.

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    Reading through this, I find it pretty funny the concern involved with the beer and alcohol and censorship discussion, all while I have a Summer's Eve banner at the top of the page.

    EDIT: Ohhh now it's a banner between posts also.

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    Quote Originally Posted by edavis0308 View Post
    Reading through this, I find it pretty funny the concern involved with the beer and alcohol and censorship discussion, all while I have a Summer's Eve banner at the top of the page.

    EDIT: Ohhh now it's a banner between posts also.
    Makes me wonder what websites you were on for that to be the advertising to pop up on your screen. All my adverts are for shoes.

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    Makes me wonder what websites you were on for that to be the advertising to pop up on your screen. All my adverts are for shoes.
    Definitely artificial intelligence at work.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ChiTownTwinsFan View Post
    Makes me wonder what websites you were on for that to be the advertising to pop up on your screen. All my adverts are for shoes.
    You sneaky devil, it's on a work computer!

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    Quote Originally Posted by edavis0308 View Post
    Reading through this, I find it pretty funny the concern involved with the beer and alcohol and censorship discussion, all while I have a Summer's Eve banner at the top of the page.
    Not sure what connection you're making there. If my kids were still at an impressionable age and raised a dinner-table conversation about what they had seen on TwinsDaily that day, I might caution them about the perils of alcohol addiction. I doubt my wife or I would warn our daughter about overdoing it with a product like Summer's Eve.

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    Maybe the concern is that Summer's Eve might lead to premarital sex?

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    Quote Originally Posted by glunn View Post
    Maybe the concern is that Summer's Eve might lead to premarital sex?
    NO!!!! REALLY? THAT HAPPENS IN AMERICA!!??

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    I am APPALLED!

    Family website my as....i mean butt. Now to have a shot of whiske.....apple juice before bed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SpiritofVodkaDave View Post


    I am APPALLED!

    Family website my as....i mean butt. Now to have a shot of whiske.....apple juice before bed.
    I'm sorry to all impressionable youngsters in attendance but I'm laughing out loud. Look at the right side of the ad... Bordered in purple... It seems there's a video.

    And why... Why is there an airplane on the left side.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Riverbrian View Post
    Why is there an airplane on the left side.
    Obviously because some one needs to give a presentation, given the easel set up on the other side. See the product is business lady friendly (duh!)

    Personally I'm glad TD (er, google ads) doesn't discriminate gender.

    The real question is what sites has Dave been visiting that he gets such ads....
    Last edited by PseudoSABR; 03-02-2013 at 12:57 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PseudoSABR View Post
    Obviously because some one needs to give a presentation, given the easel set up on the other side. See the product is business lady friendly (duh!)

    Personally I'm glad TD (er, google ads) doesn't discriminate gender.

    The real question is what sites has Dave been visiting that he gets such ads....
    Ah... I see... When it says "freshen up in between"... It means in between flying on a business trip and your presentation... And not actually... Literally... In between.

    That kinda makes sense.

    I thought the product was so versatile that you could also use it to clean the charts off your dry erase board and also clean entire airplanes.

    Your way makes more sense.

    As for Dave... He was obviously enticed by the video.
    Last edited by Riverbrian; 03-02-2013 at 08:19 AM.

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