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In a recent episode Steve asks how many nonavian dinosaurs could you rattle off the top of your head. So that's the question here

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Re: How many dinosaurs do you know
« Reply #15 on: May 04, 2019, 02:52:44 PM »
Sorry, that wasn't intended as mockery. Point taken.
After Nutterbuttersaurus I would accept any name.  ;D
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Re: How many dinosaurs do you know
« Reply #16 on: May 04, 2019, 03:04:54 PM »
Sorry, that wasn't intended as mockery. Point taken.
I didn't think it was. Its hard to undo decades of harmful social norms we never thought much about, so we have to catch each other where we can.

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Re: How many dinosaurs do you know
« Reply #17 on: May 04, 2019, 03:49:38 PM »
Sorry, that wasn't intended as mockery. Point taken.

I didn't think it was. Its hard to undo decades of harmful social norms we never thought much about, so we have to catch each other where we can.

So all sex jokes that don't involve plain vanilla missionary position are to be taken as gay bashing or kink shaming?

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Re: How many dinosaurs do you know
« Reply #18 on: May 04, 2019, 03:56:11 PM »
Sorry, that wasn't intended as mockery. Point taken.

I didn't think it was. Its hard to undo decades of harmful social norms we never thought much about, so we have to catch each other where we can.

So all sex jokes that don't involve plain vanilla missionary position are to be taken as gay bashing or kink shaming?
Nope. Not at all.
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Re: How many dinosaurs do you know
« Reply #19 on: May 04, 2019, 07:37:28 PM »
I'd imagine the lickalotopuss dinosaur would have been fine if it had not been specified as lesbian. Lesbians are not the only people who engage in cunnilingus.
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Re: How many dinosaurs do you know
« Reply #20 on: May 05, 2019, 04:32:36 AM »
I'd imagine the lickalotopuss dinosaur would have been fine if it had not been specified as lesbian. Lesbians are not the only people who engage in cunnilingus.

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Re: How many dinosaurs do you know
« Reply #21 on: May 05, 2019, 04:59:44 AM »
I remember a Buck Brown cartoon in Playboy, roughly 1967, where a smiling young lady is relaxed on a blanket next to a campfire while the cowboy is "readjusting his wardrobe". The caption read "White man speak with forked tongue!"  >:D
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Re: How many dinosaurs do you know
« Reply #22 on: May 05, 2019, 05:14:02 AM »
I remember a Buck Brown cartoon in Playboy, roughly 1967, where a smiling young lady is relaxed on a blanket next to a campfire while the cowboy is "readjusting his wardrobe". The caption read "White man speak with forked tongue!"  >:D

Where's the :cringe: emoticon?
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Re: How many dinosaurs do you know
« Reply #23 on: May 05, 2019, 07:38:59 AM »
I remember a Buck Brown cartoon in Playboy, roughly 1967, where a smiling young lady is relaxed on a blanket next to a campfire while the cowboy is "readjusting his wardrobe". The caption read "White man speak with forked tongue!"  >:D

Where's the :cringe: emoticon?
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Re: How many dinosaurs do you know
« Reply #24 on: May 06, 2019, 12:55:27 PM »
I know a few, T-Rex, Pterodactyl, Brontosaurus, Pluto, Dino
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Re: How many dinosaurs do you know
« Reply #25 on: May 06, 2019, 01:29:59 PM »
I know a few, T-Rex, Pterodactyl, Brontosaurus, Pluto, Dino
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Re: How many dinosaurs do you know
« Reply #26 on: May 06, 2019, 08:55:46 PM »
I was a dinosaur kid so I know a lot. Much of my knowledge is 40 years old, though. And I've forgotten the names of some of them.

Tyrannosaurus, triceratops, diplodocus, brachiosaurus, compsognathus, muttaburrasaurus, iguanadon, apatosaurus, pachycephalosaurus, hadrosaurus, allosaurus (my favourite dinosaur), stegasaurus, parasaurolphus, protoceratops, the other ceratopsian with lots of horns around its frill, the various honking ones with bone crests for resonance, velociraptor, utahraptor, many other small raptors, the one whose name means "egg thief", other sauropods including the titanosaurs, troodon, various other theropods...

And that's not even counting the non-dinosaurs like mosasaurus, elasmasaurus, icthyodon, pteranodon, quetzalcoatlus, that other little pterosaur with the long tail, dimetrodon, the other mammal-like reptiles of the Jurassic...

And all the rest. I could probably name many more if I could recall their names.
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Re: How many dinosaurs do you know
« Reply #27 on: May 07, 2019, 06:03:27 AM »
One of my favorite non-dinos was:
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Liopleurodon is a genus of large, carnivorous marine reptile belonging to the Pliosauroidea, a clade of short-necked plesiosaurs. The two species of Liopleurodon lived during the Callovian stage of the Middle Jurassic Period. It was the apex predator of the Middle to Late Jurassic seas that covered Europe. Wikipedia
Mass: 2,200 – 3,700 lbs
Eats: Kimmerosaurus
Length: 16 – 23 ft.
Lived: 166.1 million years ago - 139.8 million years ago (Callovian - Berriasian)
Scientific name: Liopleurodon (Smooth-sided tooth)
Fossils: BMNH R2680, BMNH R3536, BMNH R2447, BMNH R2446, BMNH R5911
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