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Re: SGI hardware in movies

Unread postby hamei » Wed Jun 17, 2009 10:28 am

mapesdhs wrote: They levitated a frog.

Hmmm. I wonder how the frog felt about that ?

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Re: SGI hardware in movies

Unread postby GeneratriX » Wed Jun 17, 2009 10:33 am

hamei wrote:
mapesdhs wrote: They levitated a frog.

Hmmm. I wonder how the frog felt about that ?


He probably filed for an ufo's abduction case! :)

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Re: SGI hardware in movies

Unread postby 87Porsche » Wed Jun 17, 2009 10:35 am

hamei wrote:
mapesdhs wrote: They levitated a frog.

Hmmm. I wonder how the frog felt about that ?


Wait for it...


It was hopping mad.


Time for some fresh air.

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Re: SGI hardware in movies

Unread postby Geoman » Wed Jun 17, 2009 10:50 am

:lol:
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Re: SGI hardware in movies

Unread postby pentium » Wed Jun 17, 2009 3:41 pm

hamei wrote:
mapesdhs wrote: They levitated a frog.

Hmmm. I wonder how the frog felt about that ?


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Re: SGI hardware in movies

Unread postby GeneratriX » Wed Jun 17, 2009 4:02 pm

pentium wrote:OMG! AHHHHHHHHHHH!!!! I'M GONNA DIE!!!!!!!!!!!! AAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!! HELP ME!!!!!!


:lol: :mrgreen: :lol: :mrgreen: :lol:

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Re: SGI hardware in movies

Unread postby guardian452 » Wed Jun 17, 2009 10:30 pm

pentium wrote:
hamei wrote:
mapesdhs wrote: They levitated a frog.

Hmmm. I wonder how the frog felt about that ?


frog wrote:OMG! AHHHHHHHHHHH!!!! I'M GONNA DIE!!!!!!!!!!!! AAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!! HELP ME!!!!!!


I levitate people at work, they say the same thing ;)

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Re: SGI hardware in movies

Unread postby Geoman » Thu Jun 18, 2009 12:43 am

@sybrfreq: So you're a really strict boss at your company? ...oO(Or is he a pilot?) 8-)
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Re: SGI hardware in movies

Unread postby Geoman » Thu Jun 18, 2009 1:12 am

here is the Frog!
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Re: SGI hardware in movies

Unread postby sgtprobe » Thu Jun 18, 2009 1:27 am

Aaaw.. That poor little frog. :(

I hope they gave him some nice and fat juicy flies after that trick. :P

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Re: SGI hardware in movies

Unread postby guardian452 » Thu Jun 18, 2009 8:08 am

Geoman wrote:@sybrfreq: So you're a really strict boss at your company? ...oO(Or is he a pilot?) 8-)

not quite, I drive a 315'... lightning rod... for a living:
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they also say a lot of 'oh mah gawd' and 'hell no' and lots of things I can't repeat here.

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Re: SGI hardware in movies

Unread postby Geoman » Thu Jun 18, 2009 8:21 am

@sybrfreq: :shock:

Do you tour with that attraction around or do you stay the same place with it?
I guess the latter is the case - this must be really huge.
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Re: SGI hardware in movies

Unread postby guardian452 » Thu Jun 18, 2009 11:07 am

Geoman wrote:@sybrfreq: :shock:

Do you tour with that attraction around or do you stay the same place with it?
I guess the latter is the case - this must be really huge.


no, it is in the same spot it has been since 1999 (when it was built).

I can see my house from the top 3 miles away.

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Re: SGI hardware in movies

Unread postby GeneratriX » Thu Jun 18, 2009 2:07 pm

sybrfreq wrote:
Geoman wrote:@sybrfreq: :shock:

Do you tour with that attraction around or do you stay the same place with it?
I guess the latter is the case - this must be really huge.


no, it is in the same spot it has been since 1999 (when it was built).

I can see my house from the top 3 miles away.


Impressive! Nekochan is a surprise every day!


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