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View Poll Results: Which milk?
Whole 10 45.45%
Skimmed 3 13.64%
Semi skimmed 0 0%
Rice 0 0%
Soy 0 0%
Almond 2 9.09%
Powdered 0 0%
Coconut 0 0%
None 0 0%
Some other vegan alternative 1 4.55%
Chocolate milk 5 22.73%
anal beads 1 4.55%
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Old 02-26-2018, 12:48 PM   #41 (permalink)
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That's what I'm saying.



So drinking and driving then. Drink driving sounds like you're transporting beers.
It doesn't though. Drink driving is fine and makes sense.

Skim milk is silly.
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Old 02-26-2018, 12:51 PM   #42 (permalink)
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You're not following your own logic. "You're not arrested for being drunk you're arrested for drinking." Add "behind the wheel of a car" to both before you drop more turds.
Obviously if you're drunk and in control of a vehicle it's an offence. But you don't have to be drunk. That's why it's not called drunk driving.
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Love me some BE but 'drink driving' just sounds retarded.
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Old 02-26-2018, 12:53 PM   #44 (permalink)
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It doesn't though. Drink driving is fine and makes sense.

Skim milk is silly.
"Drink" has no inherent link to being intoxicated. It's just a word about imbibing any kind of liquid. "Drunk" is 99% of the time entirely related to alcohol use. Your phrase is stupid.
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Love me some BE but 'drink driving' just sounds retarded.
Thoughts on skim milk?
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Obviously if you're drunk and in control of a vehicle it's an offence. But you don't have to be drunk. That's why it's not called drunk driving.
What if I'm drinking chocolate milk?
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It doesn't though. Drink driving is fine and makes sense.
Just repeating that it makes sense doesn't make it so. Drink refers to either the present tense action or the item. What do you call stoned driving? Marijuana driving? Smoke driving?

Miss me with the buzzed=/=drunk nonsense. Buzzed is just the lower tier of drunkenness.

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Skim milk is silly.
Never said that it wasn't, but it remains the convention here. Could be to preserve label space like I mentioned earlier, could also be because "skimmed" invokes an image of a worker dipping a net into a big vat of milk which might not be the most appealing image to associate with your drink.
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What if I'm drinking chocolate milk?
If it's behind the wheel it's an offence!
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Thoughts on skim milk?
Both versions sound fine to me, probably because it's not a term I've encountered often.
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Just repeating that it makes sense doesn't make it so. Drink refers to either the present tense action or the item. What do you call stoned driving? Marijuana driving? Smoke driving?

Miss me with the buzzed=/=drunk nonsense. Buzzed is just the lower tier of drunkenness.



Never said that it wasn't, but it remains the convention here. Could be to preserve label space like I mentioned earlier, could also be because "skimmed" invokes an image of a worker dipping a net into a big vat of milk which might not be the most appealing image to associate with your drink.
Dunno what stoned driving is, might be under dangerous driving.

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