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    Versus

    Since today is a lot of people's Friday, I'm doing the Friday thread early.

    I figured a "versus" thread. Someone throws out two things, you debate which is better/grosser/whatever, and why.

    I'll start. Better show: The Cosby Show or Fresh Prince, and why?


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    Re: Versus

    Fresh Prince. Because Carlton was awesome.



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    Re: Versus

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneIce View Post
    Fresh Prince. Because Carlton was awesome.
    Kemosabe! Jump On It! Jump On It!


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    Re: Versus

    Cosby, because that's one that I watched. And it had a spin off.


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    Re: Versus

    "versus" vs. "vs."
    Or some people just use "v"

    Which is best?


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    Re: Versus

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    "versus" vs. "vs."
    Or some people just use "v"

    Which is best?
    I use "v." because it's what's used in legal opinions and thus, sounds cool. I.e., Gibbons v. Ogden.

    Continuing a water cooler conversation from work this morning...

    Daniel Craig v. Pierce Brosnan v. Timothy Dalton v. Roger Moore v. George Lazenby v. Sean Connery



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    Re: Versus

    Quote Originally Posted by DistrictCyclone View Post
    I use "v." because it's what's used in legal opinions and thus, sounds cool. I.e., Gibbons v. Ogden.

    Continuing a water cooler conversation from work this morning...

    Daniel Craig v. Pierce Brosnan v. Timothy Dalton v. Roger Moore v. George Lazenby v. Sean Connery
    Easy, Sean Connery.



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    Re: Versus

    Quote Originally Posted by DistrictCyclone View Post
    I use "v." because it's what's used in legal opinions and thus, sounds cool. I.e., Gibbons v. Ogden.

    Continuing a water cooler conversation from work this morning...

    Daniel Craig v. Pierce Brosnan v. Timothy Dalton v. Roger Moore v. George Lazenby v. Sean Connery
    Brosnan. He is the best 'bond' to me. I havent seen skyfall yet though.

    Sean Connery is the best Sean Connery. Which is always pretty awesome (think of any movie- it would be better with connery), but not necessarily the best Bond.



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    Re: Versus

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    Brosnan. He is the best 'bond' to me. I havent seen skyfall yet though.

    Sean Connery is the best Sean Connery. Which is always pretty awesome (think of any movie- it would be better with connery), but not necessarily the best Bond.
    He instantly brings a cool factor, but a Connery cool factor, not necessarily a Bond cool factor.


    M 7/09

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    Re: Versus

    Funniest on Who's Line is it Anyway?

    Colin vs. Ryan vs. Wayne vs. Drew



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    Re: Versus

    Mashed potatoes and gravy v green bean casserole.


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    Re: Versus

    Quote Originally Posted by oldman View Post
    Mashed potatoes and gravy v green bean casserole.
    vs. scalloped corn versus traditional sage dressing


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    Re: Versus

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    vs. scalloped corn versus traditional sage dressing
    1. Dressing
    2. Scalloped Corn
    3. Mashed Potatoes
    4. Green Beans



    Roasted Turkey vs. Smoked Turkey vs. Fried Turkey



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    Re: Versus

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    vs. scalloped corn versus traditional sage dressing
    Stuffing vs. Dressing - what do you call it?



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    Re: Versus

    Quote Originally Posted by kevdiv48 View Post
    Stuffing vs. Dressing - what do you call it?

    It's stuffing. Dressing goes on salads.



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