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1. Expressing or showing anger; passionate.

2. Affecting or moving the tender emotions, especially. Pity or grief; full of pathos; as, a pathetic song or story. Pathetic action. No theory of the passions can teach a man to be pathetic. (E.

(Science: anatomy) porter) Pathetic muscle, the fourth cranial, or trochlear, nerve, which supplies the superior oblique, or pathetic, muscle of the eye. The pathetic, a style or manner adapted to arouse the tender emotions.

Origin: L. Patheticus, Gr, fr, to suffer: cf. F. Pathetique. See Pathos.

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Re: Apology to DNLee

... anyone this way is incredible. It's sad that no one is offended that the clown's job was to cheat writers of their valuable work products. It's pathetic that the line to fill the clown's red nose and fright wig will stretch around the block. Lee is aces in my book, and not just because she told ...

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by jimedits
Mon Oct 14, 2013 9:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Apology to DNLee
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Re: Arent there any creams?

... im 20 years old with a brother and father that could grow beards when they were 18 yrs old and I can only get sideburns, a little goatee, and a pathetic mustache. Theybalways make fun of me for it and I hate not being able to grow a beard lookin like im 15 or somethin. But the point is, I dont ...

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by RobertPaulson911
Wed Dec 05, 2012 4:26 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Facial hair
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Anthropogenic global warming?

OK, this should put a damper on the pathetic Suzukian mewling morons, the self-chastized "climate criminals". Look at who is emitting more CO2...it's the backward countries nearer the equator and China as well, of course...Canada ...

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by Crucible
Tue Nov 01, 2011 12:30 pm
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Anthropogenic global warming?
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if humanity was so pathetic, we wouldn't be here. That is not true. The same could be said of certain people that are generally thought of as helpless and unable to survive. And yet, they manage to do so. Also, we were not once so ...

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by zachariah34
Mon Mar 28, 2011 12:47 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Inferiority
Replies: 20
Views: 11514

Human Inferiority

if humanity was so pathetic, we wouldn't be here.

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by JackBean
Sun Mar 27, 2011 7:33 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Inferiority
Replies: 20
Views: 11514
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