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Old 12-31-2005, 02:16 PM   #2451
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(Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus) Did you know I knew it and didn't have to google it?
Can you tell me who named it?
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Old 12-31-2005, 02:25 PM   #2452
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Do you know you're right? lol And would it surprise you to know that Jacques Cousteau and Emile Gagnon invented it?

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Old 12-31-2005, 04:26 PM   #2453
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Do you know it`s only 1 1/2h till New Year in Germany?
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Old 12-31-2005, 04:51 PM   #2454
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Do you know that is 2 1/2 hours to go in Ireland? (Since you'll get there first Cara, let us know how it goes )
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Old 12-31-2005, 06:50 PM   #2455
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8 hours here until the New Year begins.... do you think I should stay awake and watch the ball drop?
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Old 01-01-2006, 01:29 PM   #2456
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Can you tell me about wathcing the ball drop? We don't have a TV
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Old 01-01-2006, 02:03 PM   #2457
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We missed it... or I would have been glad to tell you all about it..can you wait until next year?
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Old 01-02-2006, 09:03 AM   #2458
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No problem, Pdswife Do you think that 2006 is going to be a better year for the world than 2005 was?
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Old 01-02-2006, 09:24 AM   #2459
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My brother says Jacques Cousteau invented and named the scuba gear.

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No problem, Pdswife Do you think that 2006 is going to be a better year for the world than 2005 was?
Do you know that I think it will be much better for James and me?

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