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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3175 on: 06/05/2009 09:45:38 »
Nope.

New page, so here's the pic again.

 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3176 on: 06/05/2009 09:45:52 »
I think that it's the proboscis of a moth, perhaps a Hummingbird Hawkmoth?
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3177 on: 06/05/2009 09:49:17 »
Ahh!

Curses, sussed already!



Hummingbird hawk-moth Macroglossum stellatarum
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3178 on: 06/05/2009 15:51:34 »
No, it the white thing I am asking about (and it isn't alive) but the rest of the picture is part of the answer.




« Last Edit: 06/05/2009 15:53:45 by JimBob »
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3179 on: 06/05/2009 16:09:23 »
It looks like someone has put a polo mint somewhere that one really would not expect a polo mint to be.
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3180 on: 07/05/2009 03:30:29 »
Do you blow into it?
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3181 on: 07/05/2009 04:04:59 »
No.

It isn't a raw bagpipe.

(He's thinking of sheep again!)
« Last Edit: 07/05/2009 04:24:37 by JimBob »
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3182 on: 07/05/2009 05:04:29 »
A lifesaver candy?
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3183 on: 07/05/2009 05:08:09 »
Way off.
Sorry.
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3184 on: 07/05/2009 05:27:05 »
Hey ('oy, mates' for the down-unders)- I am going to bed; ~10:30 and it has been a long day - Karen is sill at 8:30 PM.

Someone please post a picture for her, please.
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3185 on: 07/05/2009 05:30:36 »
Okay, good night.
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3186 on: 07/05/2009 05:51:40 »
Is it like a pearl?
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3187 on: 07/05/2009 06:07:32 »
Way off.
Sorry.

Oh....Shucky Darn!..oh well.. night Jimbob...and thanks!
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3188 on: 07/05/2009 06:16:00 »
No, it the white thing I am asking about (and it isn't alive) but the rest of the picture is part of the answer.






Is that circular object on an eyeball? Perhaps a magnified contact lens?
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3189 on: 07/05/2009 07:25:07 »
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3190 on: 07/05/2009 07:38:05 »
Quote from: RD xlink=topic=6326.msg251221#msg251221 date=1241677507
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Lol...lol...I love your Gromet! ..Walace and gromet are so funny! Lol...
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3191 on: 07/05/2009 08:10:12 »
Can you eat it?
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3192 on: 07/05/2009 08:24:39 »
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RD IS RIGHT... IT IS A EAR TUBE (US TRANSLATION) = AN EAR GROMET AGAINST AN EARDRUM!!!
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3193 on: 07/05/2009 10:45:56 »
Is it a washer or metallic eye through which something, like a boot lace, might be threaded?
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3194 on: 07/05/2009 12:46:55 »
Alas, After casual but complete review I regret to inform all of the above participants that they must be living in La-La Land. 

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NO !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3195 on: 07/05/2009 12:49:03 »
Is it plastic?
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3196 on: 07/05/2009 13:12:02 »
Is it a fish eye?
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3197 on: 07/05/2009 13:13:52 »
He said it's not alive.
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3198 on: 07/05/2009 13:44:04 »
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RD IS RIGHT... IT IS A EAR TUBE (US TRANSLATION) = AN EAR GROMET AGAINST AN EARDRUM!!!

NEWS FLASH !!

HOLD ON THERE A SECOND !!!

EAR TUBE IT IS !!! 


BUT IT IS THROUGH THE EAR DRUM TO RELIEVE PRESSURE FROM INFECTION --- I had no Idea what it might be called by the tonged-tied British.


I'll wake up in a bit.
 

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3199 on: 07/05/2009 15:09:55 »

THANKS Neil....For the English version That Popped into my head when RD posted wallace and gromet!

YAYYYYYYYYYYY Jimbob great picture!
 

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