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Old 05-17-2019, 07:02 PM
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Your scale model of an apartment complex dumpster failed to place in the recent Card Model World design contest.
Well, yeah, that's because the scale leftover sheets from paper model kits you included in it were 4% inaccurate. Other than that it was great, the dumpster itself was 100% true to the prototype dumpster in your apartment's parking lot.
Maybe you should have modeled it just after the trash was picked up.
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Old 05-19-2019, 01:45 PM
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Well, yeah, that's because the scale leftover sheets from paper model kits you included in it were 4% inaccurate. Other than that it was great, the dumpster itself was 100% true to the prototype dumpster in your apartment's parking lot.
Maybe you should have modeled it just after the trash was picked up.
No, it was probably doing the hinges wrong. When the lid flipped to the back, it tore off the end one. Yeah, that is why I didn't make the cut. 4%? Hmmm, I better check size. Windows 98 is a bit shaky with precise drawings...
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You may not, however, be a paper modeler, if you think mountain folds and valley folds are different height places for keeping sheep.
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Old 07-04-2019, 12:07 PM
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You were in big trouble after your child ate the card model of a pepperoni pizza slice.
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.....you think "Playing Cards" is what lesser mortals call your art and if you are playing Poker and someone calls "Fold" you ask them "What ?"
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or, "fold which way?".. I'm glad that paper only folds one way or the other, anymore than that and I would be, "screwed". (just thinking out loud)
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