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    Quote Originally Posted by Steely Glint View Post
    It's actually the original French billion, which is bi-million, which is a million to the power of 2. We adopted the word, and then they changed it, presumably as revenge for Crecy and Agincourt, and then the treasonous Americans adopted the new French usage and spread it all over the world. And now we have to use it.

    And that's Why I'm Voting Leave.

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    Apparently it's too soon and we shouldn't politicize this political issue.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Aimless View Post
    Apparently it's too soon and we shouldn't politicize this political issue.
    In another forum someone told me that they can't do anything about such guns because then they'd also have to do something about cars because those kill a lot more people.

    Seriously. That was the argument.
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    Some arguments and the people who present them are so dumb that it's inexcusable to engage them.
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    that emoticon counts as a picture, right?

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