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snopes 28 December 2006 10:08 PM

You can't fix stupid
 
Comment: http://www.snopes.com/photos/arts/xmaslights.asp

You are wrong about this video not being stop motion animation - you can
clearly see that the video is stop motion - notice on the left side of the
house at certain frames - there is a plane light that appears - I will not
accept that it is some type of weird tower that has a light that just
happens to appear at the same time the lights on the house synch the same
way.

While the story may be true about Mr Williams setting his lights to music,
the video is stop-motion animation. You can clearly see the same
artifacts on similar frames.

Shame on you for being hoodwinked.

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Comment: http://www.snopes.com/photos/arts/xmaslights.asp

Oops - I apologize - so I watched it with the idea that the side light is
some type of artifact, when it clearly does strobe on a regular timing.

It may be true.

I am wrong -

Elbe 28 December 2006 10:14 PM

Hooray! They've started to correct themselves without outside intervention.

snopes 28 December 2006 10:31 PM

Comment: you need to put the dumb wourdes

snopes 29 December 2006 07:11 AM

Comment: Thats a lie...the blair witch project is 100% real....if you new
what fear really was then you would know that....why would they make a
film about something so stupid if it wasn't real...i saw the news reports

snopes 29 December 2006 07:15 AM

Comment: Look you pieces of snot. As to your bit on the flag, how do you
know that this is not the reason the flag is folded thirteen times.
Whoever designed the flag had to know that due to its length and the style
in which it is folded would make 13 folds. To me the folds do represent
such things, and your little piece stating that this is false seems a bit
too much anti-American if you ask me. I hope this is not true, but it
seems like it, so might I suggest editing what you have written.

snopes 29 December 2006 07:38 AM

Comment: You have an article about Free 411. Included in this article is a
link to a free 411 website. I tried to use this link to find a person's
phone number. After several attempts, I came to the conclusion that I will
NOT be given a phone number without payment.
In other words, free 411 is not free and you should update your article
which says free 411 works as stated.

Wild Card 30 December 2006 04:35 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by snopes (Post 1644)
Comment: Look you pieces of snot.

Well, I'm instantly filled with the desire to carefully listen to this person and address any concerns they might have. How about you?

Ieuan ab Arthur 30 December 2006 05:55 PM

Hi All:

Quote:

Originally Posted by snopes (Post 1644)
... your little piece stating that this is false seems a bit
too much anti-American if you ask me.

There you go again, snopes, trying to overthrow the Free World (TM) with your "truths."

Ta ra 'wan,

Ieuan "And that's the truth, phhhhttt!" ab Arthur

snopes 02 January 2007 12:44 AM

Comment: This is your site, incase you forgot:

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snopes 02 January 2007 06:53 AM

Comment: THAT'S I lie!!!
Shows you how much you know about that ghost tracks

Class Bravo 02 January 2007 06:57 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by snopes (Post 1644)
...and your little piece stating that this is false seems a bit too much anti-American if you ask me. I hope this is not true, but it
seems like it, so might I suggest editing what you have written.

Let me make sure I have this right....this guy accuses snopes of being anti-American, then proceeds to suggest that what has been written should be changed since he doesn't agree with it. That's as American as apple pie, after all.

derrado 02 January 2007 10:25 AM

Even if Snopes did have a bad memory, umm, I don't think he'd be -

...oh it's just easier to say the OP is a real fruitcake. Snopes should definitely comment the fellow back with a simple, "Umm... thanks..."

snopes 02 January 2007 10:36 AM

Comment: your site is a fake out rip off all this is a load of crap

Lainie 02 January 2007 10:49 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by snopes (Post 4513)
all this is a load of crap

Well, yes, much of it is. That's sort of the point.

snopes 07 January 2007 07:59 AM

Comment: http://message.snopes.com/showthread.php?t=873
uhh...
isn't Ayres Rock in Austrailia?
(aka its not the grand cayon...)
ahh...
heres a nice website
http://www.atn.com.au/nt/south/uluru.htm
c ya!

snopes 07 January 2007 08:13 PM

Comment: You have caused me great embarressment by conflicting valuations
of a threatened virus. When a friend of mine send me a message warning
about a virulent virus called "invitation", stating that he had checked
with Snopes as to its authenticity, I went to Snopes, typed in the word
"invitation" and received the same alleged authentic response that it was
indeed a virus. I then sent this to some 275 names in my address book. Not
feeling comfortable with this action,I went back to Snopes, this time
clicking on the icon "Computer" only to discover that this was a "warmed
over", old HOAX! Much to my chagrin, I immediately sent out a corrected
message, but it has left me with egg on my face.

How does such an error occur? I would certainly like an explination and an
assurance that it will not occur in the future.

lazerus the duck 07 January 2007 08:32 PM

The error occurred because you didn't bother to read the letters H.O.A.X. clearly positioned at the top of the screen.

snopes 20 January 2007 08:51 PM

Comment: No such thing as "Origines de la Langue Francoise."
The name of the language is Francais. (I don't know how to put on the
cedille or the accents.) Nevertheless, the tone of condescending
superiority is unwarranted in this article. If you can't correctly
reproduce source names, you have no business debunking. La langue
francaise. Francaise!

[Ed. note: See http://www.polybiblio.com/seydi/20027.html]

snopes 13 February 2007 07:01 PM

Comment: YOU WHITE PEOPLE ARE LITTERALY EXPLOTING WITH BULLSHIET. YOU GUYS
MIGHT THINK "WE SOUND WISE WHEN WE SPEAK" BUT YOU ARE PRETTY MUCH BIG
IGNORANTS WITH NO SENSE IN THE REAL WORLD....

Karmyn 13 February 2007 08:08 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by snopes (Post 61226)
Comment: YOU WHITE PEOPLE ARE LITTERALY EXPLOTING WITH BULLSHIET. YOU GUYS
MIGHT THINK "WE SOUND WISE WHEN WE SPEAK" BUT YOU ARE PRETTY MUCH BIG
IGNORANTS WITH NO SENSE IN THE REAL WORLD....

So, um, is exploting when you sell your burial plot or when you dig up the plot to remove the body?
And I'm not white, I'm appricot.*

*Courtesy of my nephew.


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