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Post by Jones » Fri Jan 18, 2008 6:09 pm

It's just a bad idea in general.
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Post by mcar » Tue Jan 22, 2008 12:17 pm

Jones wrote:It's just a bad idea in general.

That is, would not be good for alex?

Going back to animals, cows and their precious blood is really important for the Masai people in Kenya.
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Post by Jones » Tue Jan 22, 2008 4:21 pm

Would not be good for anyone. It's just a generally STUPID idea, and no matter the number of paramedics around it's still possible to be hurt or to get extremely sick.
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Post by Elen » Tue Jan 22, 2008 5:11 pm

A very strong homing pidgeon.

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Post by Jones » Tue Jan 22, 2008 10:09 pm

Haha, :D.
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Post by mcar » Wed Jan 23, 2008 1:08 pm

Jones wrote:Would not be good for anyone. It's just a generally STUPID idea, and no matter the number of paramedics around it's still possible to be hurt or to get extremely sick.

I got your point here.
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Post by Jones » Wed Jan 23, 2008 4:18 pm

At least someone does...
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Post by February Beetle » Wed Jan 23, 2008 5:39 pm

It depends on what is important to a person, standing for a cause of the chance of getting sick. People have been doing it for a long time, so the people who do it just weigh what they find important, and make a decision. I think people are more willing to come watch and give money if people do crazy things, instead of just "hey... come give us some money for the kids!"
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Post by Jones » Wed Jan 23, 2008 9:53 pm

It's not just about getting sick! It's about putting yourself in a dangerous situation that's more bad than the good that could come out of it! AND they're not just kids you know, people who are mentally challanged can still be the same age as you even if they don't have the same level of thinking.
You're right, people may pay more to see crazy **** but there's a million other things people could do than jumping into a freezing cold lake.
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Post by mcar » Thu Jan 24, 2008 11:39 am

Exactly. There is a person here in our country known as the "running priest". He runs for a cause, when the government is being opposed; but better if he'll do his real advocacy instead of going along with a group's strike.
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Post by February Beetle » Fri Jan 25, 2008 8:05 pm

I know not all mental challeneged people are kids. But, most fund raiser are for helping children. I was refering to fund raisers in general.
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Post by mcar » Tue Jan 29, 2008 12:49 pm

Yeah. It is good to know that. Absolutely. That at least is a good cause to raise funds and use them to make the life others better at least. Well, we have come far; I appreciate that the other sides of our reality is at least within our thoughts.

Going back to the point of this topic, I mean animals; the Galapagos island is a good example for knowing diversity. The iguanas there are salt water in origin. Correct me if I am wrong. Is it only the Galapagos the place where you can find such salt water iguanas?
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