61 Comments Posted by joy

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What's that on the left? A storage room under the stairs?
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"Kudzu was first introduced to the United States in 1876 at the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia. The Soil Erosion Service recommended the use of kudzu to help control erosion of slopes which led to the government-aided distribution of 85 million seedlings and government-funded plantings of kudzu..."
https://en.wikipedia.o...in_the_United_States
Kudzu root contains starch and can be made into many different dishes. But it's not exactly a staple food. I'm Chinese and I hardly ever eat kudzu products.
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This is fantastic! Some of my favorite pictures to take are of old windows with so much life outside! Beautiful!
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One of the most frightening thing about the human race is how we can be conditioned to accept almost anything, in order to survive with our mind and body relatively intact. Things done a certain way because it was necessary, convenient, and practical...

To think these used to be people. Maybe an anthropologist can tell what lives they led by analysing the remains.
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OMG the i386! We were taught how to use those in primary school! Mostly DOS commands and reading/writing floppy disks. It was the 90s and I remember going to my Mum's office to draw on a Windows 95 PC, while complaining about the technological backwardness of our school.
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Is Co Malocas talking about sad blind corn? I don't see the connection
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Graveyards in general tend to have very good soil for plant growth... but where I come from, large trees right on top of a grave is very bad luck. Descendents are supposed to visit family graves every year to trim excess vegetation.
I wonder how old these graves are on average? Maybe direct descendents have moved away and forgotten them?
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The floor looks very thin and damaged. How do you walk safely through here?
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When I saw the title Master Shocker I thought it was excellent theme naming on Motts part. But OMG the manufacturer actually named their machine that?! Made me feel weird.
Very nice quality material though. Looks new even after decades of neglect.
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Yep. The table doesn't include the newer synthetic elements number 104 to 118 since the school was closed in 1991. Also the symbol for Lawrencium Lw was changed to Lr in 1997.
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I can't make out the letters but are those a roll of year books on the middle shelf there?
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Hmmm this will make a good desktop wallpaper
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Yep, I agree with Spad. It says "母", which can mean female or mother. But it just doesn't make sense to write this character on the wall. Feels more like vandalism than anything connected to worship. As a Chinese person, I don't understand why that was written on the wall. Were there any other similar markings in the chapel?
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Why go to such elaborate detail outside? They could have restored it enough to not be an eyesore and spent a little money to attempt preserving the interior.
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This one has all the makings of a kickass wallpaper