Who from the past

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  1. tomtom

    tomtom Well-Known Member

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    Would you have dinner with? This was asked of the seniors in my high school yearbook. My answer then, in 1985, would still hold up today for me

    Leonardo Da Vinci because the man while eccentric and probably crazy was not only an artist but so far ahead of his time. With blueprints for deep sea diving, an army tank, a plane, a model of a flying bird etc etc.

    So who would it be for you? Besides a dead relative, I mean somebody famous.

    I would like to also meet:

    Ben Franklin just because the man's humor was matched by his intelligence and it would be cool to here the real stories of that time.

    Jesus, I don't believe he's the son of god but would like to know if he really believed it, if not what he would think of what became of his legacy.

    Marilynn Monroe, just because she's Marilynn Monroe.
     
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    Jimi Hendrix

    Sigmund Freud

    Friedrich Nietzsche
     
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    I was going to put Randy rhoads Hard to believe it is coming up on 30 years since his death. As for Nietzche it would be worth it just to admire that mustache.
     
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    MONK The fuck? Staff Member Chimp In Charge

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    EZ.

    Franklin D Roosevelt-Greatest Leader of the last 100 years
    Walter Payton-One of the best Athletes and people ever
    Walt Disney-One of the Greatest American visionaries ever
     
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    Randy was sick...if he lived he would've been prolific. Cliff Burton too.
     
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    you would die if you saw my bears/payton memorabilia. I was fortunate enough to meet him and caddy for him ar rich harvest links.
    blizzard and diary are two masterpieces. Burton was a beast. Cliff them all.
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    ^-- This

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    Sam Kinison and Richard Pryor Both would bring the funny to a conversation.
     
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    Eli Whitney I always loved that negro :wub:
     
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    That lazy bastard was just trying to get out of work!
     
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    Hush yo mouf when it came to cotton seeders that negro was the best :c
     
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    GHP New Member Banned User

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    Who from the past :c

     
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    nazdrowie Sultan of Sweat Gold

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    Terry Fox, this kid was THE definition of courage.
     
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    howard stern...he is dead right?
     
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    SIPAWITZ Bialy Whore Banned User

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    tony clifton
     
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    tomtom Well-Known Member

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