Hello from Antarctica

Hello from Antarctica

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smoth
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Hello from Antarctica

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(the picture is a leopard seal i took a few days ago)
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Jools
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Re: Hello from Antarctica

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You're on Antarctica? Cool. Always wanted to go there, as was only like 30 degrees away at one point.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r6C9_xvl9TE
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Re: Hello from Antarctica

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Goin clubbing?
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Re: Hello from Antarctica

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<drum roll>
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Are you on the Miskatonic University expedition?

he's cute seal :)
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smoth
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also panda cannot remember her password again so here is a picture she wanted me to post
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Who are you spending $5 to tell off this time? :regret:
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Re: Hello from Antarctica

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seal wants hugz

Enjoy your trip, you two! and don't eat the yellow snow
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I think it's warmer in Antarctica now than in Finland. It's summer there. We have –25 °C here.
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I have no idea what the temperature ranges are there and were there on the mainland of antartica. However, considering it was SUMMER, that was pretty cold weather. It was interesting and I took something like 4k pictures.

There were some pretty rough days and we had to go around this cyclonic storm traveling from South Georgia to Elephant island. Sucked pretty bad.

Anyway, I could chat more about the people and things seen for now enjoy some seals
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Awesome! Glad you guys are having a blast!
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Glad to see you spreading the engine on new continents, we should commend these 2 for their missionary work
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You would be disturbed to know a zodiac driver was struck by a stray banana also we have had many unregulated cookies
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I want a jacket made of baby seal souls!
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AF wrote:Glad to see you spreading the engine on new continents, we should commend these 2 for their missionary work
i c what u did thar

Seriously, good for you guys smoth!
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smoth
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rattle wrote:I want a jacket made of baby seal souls!
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petrels already claimed them, you have to fly there and collect them yourself.

Back in the USA, I HATE the Buenos Aires airport and the people of Argentina were a-holes both on the flight and in the airport.. by and large. Some were nice but I have no love for Argentina now. Either way, they made AMERICAN airports and the TSA seem like friendly and loveable places.. that is terrible

also have a penguin
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The penguins, seals, and whales were so cute! Antarctica was a beautiful place and I liked the tango dancers and empanadas in Argentina.
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Panda wrote:The penguins, seals, and whales were so cute! Antarctica was a beautiful place and I liked the tango dancers and empanadas in Argentina.
It is hard to argue with a good empanada.
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You promised to bring me Icebues. You did not bring antarcitca icecubes.. i was so in for that moment at the next bar-
"Ice in your drink, Sir?"
"No, thank you, i have my own little suplly. I have a expedition, who regulary brings along some Ice. Should be back any minute now."
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PicassoCT wrote:You promised to bring me Icebues. You did not bring antarcitca icecubes.. i was so in for that moment at the next bar-
"Ice in your drink, Sir?"
"No, thank you, i have my own little suplly. I have a expedition, who regulary brings along some Ice. Should be back any minute now."
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