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    Quote Originally Posted by Pussyfoot View Post
    Overheard conversation today and thought it would make a good inclusion for this thread:

    Boy 1 - "Do you go to church?"
    Boy 2 - "Nah, but my parents are devoured Catholics.."


    Gold.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Leeee View Post
    lol no lutino is one of the mutations. a lutino cockatiel is yellow. i assume it would be the same with budgies. either way it's lUtino, not lAtino.
    I figured that, was just trying to be funny

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pussyfoot View Post
    Overheard conversation today and thought it would make a good inclusion for this thread:

    Boy 1 - "Do you go to church?"
    Boy 2 - "Nah, but my parents are devoured Catholics.."


    Gold.
    Christians are still being fed to the lions?!

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    Christians are still being fed to the lions?!
    Apparently so!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pussyfoot View Post
    Overheard conversation today and thought it would make a good inclusion for this thread:

    Boy 1 - "Do you go to church?"
    Boy 2 - "Nah, but my parents are devoured Catholics.."


    Gold.


    I agree, that is GOLD!

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    Not sure if anyone knows of Reading Eggs - an online site for children to learn to read. I just got my subscription renewal email -

    Subject: Your childs subscription is due to expire in 7 days!
    Only thing worse than a misused apostrophe is a missing apostrophe!!! They're meant to be teaching children to read, SURELY that includes punctuation?!
    Last edited by 4fullstop; 09-04-2011 at 11:55. Reason: Used comma instead of apostrophe! Oh dear :p

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    Quote Originally Posted by 4fullstop View Post
    Not sure if anyone knows of Reading Eggs - an online site for children to learn to read. I just got my subscription renewal email -

    Subject: Your childs subscription is due to expire in 7 days!
    Only thing worse than a misused comma is a missing comma!!! They're meant to be teaching children to read, SURELY that includes punctuation?!

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    Quote Originally Posted by 4fullstop View Post
    Not sure if anyone knows of Reading Eggs - an online site for children to learn to read. I just got my subscription renewal email -

    Subject: Your childs subscription is due to expire in 7 days!
    Only thing worse than a misused comma is a missing comma!!! They're meant to be teaching children to read, SURELY that includes punctuation?!
    Apostrophe?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mezmerised View Post
    Apostrophe?

    DOH!!!! I knew what I meant I blame breastfeeding brains/lack of sleep

    This must be why I'm relying on internet sites to teach my children to read

    <goes and hides in corner to die of embarrassment>

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    Quote Originally Posted by 4fullstop View Post

    DOH!!!! I knew what I meant I blame breastfeeding brains/lack of sleep

    This must be why I'm relying on internet sites to teach my children to read

    <goes and hides in corner to die of embarrassment>
    Oh yes, it is all the more embarrassing in a spelling and grammar thread!


 

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