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Old 11-09-2017, 05:11 PM
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Last night on Twitter:

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JMichael Straczynski Retweeted Chris Hemsworth
Dear @chrishemsworth Thor...apologies...when I tried to pick up the hammer after it fell to Earth in that first movie I kinda torqued the handle where it goes into the head, fractured it just a little bit...didn't think it would be a problem...should've mentioned it...my bad....JMichael Straczynski added,
We even get a bit of JMS trying to pick up that hammer in the video that Hemsworth posted, RIP Mjolnir: https://twitter.com/chrishemsworth/s...81340717809664
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Old 11-11-2017, 04:42 AM
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As ever with this sort of Tweet, please take discussion to Off Topic.

JMS tweeted in the early hours:

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I've come to the conclusion that the reason Trump keeps his hair so meticulously sprayed down is because in a good stiff wind he'd be revealed as a Centauri spy. #B5AncestorOfLordRefa
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Old 11-14-2017, 10:26 AM
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JMS jokey tweet about his new intalled Iphone X:
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Installed/activated my Iphone X today. Turned on face recognition. Siri keeps responding with "Stay where you are, keep your hands where the camera can see them, a SWAT team will be arriving shortly." Is anybody else getting this?
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Mine just says "Apple is Mother, Apple is Father."
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No, but it's insisting my password is "peekaboo."
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No, but mine does keep asking me "What do you want?" and I'm a bit afraid to answer...
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Mine keeps asking me "who are you"
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Old 11-16-2017, 04:47 AM
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Asked who would win, the Shadows or the Daleks, JMS replied:

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Lemme think...million year old advanced race armed with a fleet of almost impervious shadow vessels versus really large traffic cones armed with toilet plungers...I'm thinking it's not much of a contest.
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Old 11-16-2017, 07:58 AM
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Versus inconsistent "really large traffic cones armed with toilet plungers." I am by no mean a Who expert, but I am forcing my way through the branch of the series that started in 2005. One of my MANY complaints about the series is the inconsistency of the Daleks. I was first introduced to them at the start of this series as being nearly indestructible "large traffic cones armed with toilet plungers." As the show has progressed they became weaker and weaker. I know that from time to time they have explained improved weaponry being used against the Daleks, but it has always seemed like flimsy reasoning after the indestructibility they established in the early part of this run. I know some will argue with me that the inconsistency has been explained, but that doesn't mean I like seeing that the writers wrote themselves into a corner and have been backing out of it ever since.
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Old 11-18-2017, 09:02 AM
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JMS got a period

JMS yesterday did this tweet:

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Thanks to Twitter's new rules I can finally put a period and space after the J, which has been bugging me ever since I signed onto Twitter. These are the small joys that make up my life.
He's now JperiodblankMichael Straczynski

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Old 11-18-2017, 12:08 PM
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JMS yesterday did this tweet:

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I almost tweeted back "Life's simple pleasures really ARE the best" and/or "The best things in life are free" but sanity prevailed.
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Old 11-18-2017, 04:13 PM
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I almost tweeted back "Life's simple pleasures really ARE the best" and/or "The best things in life are free" but sanity prevailed.
Sanity? since when?
We have it on authority form the Great Maker himself you are insane.

Where's the real Jan and what have you done with her.
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Old 11-19-2017, 11:40 AM
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I almost tweeted back "Life's simple pleasures really ARE the best" and/or "The best things in life are free" but sanity prevailed.
But the second best things aren't free: a hot cup of coffee and a sweet cake.

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