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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 03-26-02, 05:14 PM Thread Starter
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Falcon = predatory bird
Cougar = predatory cat
Mustang = wild horse
Cobra = nasty snake

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Commodore = yacht club leader
Monaro = flat plateau
Statesman = beauracrat
Senator = see above
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Commodore is actually a naval ranking, b/w Captain and Rear Admiral.
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The Mustang was named after the WWII fighter plane.....:s5

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Monaro was also said to mean woman's breast in some Aboriginal languages. Doesn't mean it's inconsistent with flat plateau.
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EA S, you'd better hope your Mrs doesn't read FF!

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Monaro was also said to mean woman's breast in some Aboriginal languages. Doesn't mean it's inconsistent with flat plateau.
You just cant go anywhere from there can you.....
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i Know Torana means To fly

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Commodore is actually a naval ranking, b/w Captain and Rear Admiral.
A Commodore is actually a

1/ Naval Officer, senior to a Captain
2/ President of a Yacht Club
3/ Senior Captain in a convoy of Merchant Ships
4/ A piss poor excuse for a car

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A Commodore is actually a

1/ Naval Officer, senior to a Captain
2/ President of a Yacht Club
3/ Senior Captain in a convoy of Merchant Ships
4/ A piss poor excuse for a car

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