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Lab Rats Club

  1. paradigmsearch profile image92
    paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

    I've said it before. And I shall say it again. We are all lab rats. If you know what I am talking about and wish to become a member, you may do so here.

    Our purpose  will be to discuss our labratdom and possibly figure a way out of this mess. However, our success in this endeavor is highly unlikely.

    1. habee profile image94
      habeeposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      How much is membership??

      1. paradigmsearch profile image92
        paradigmsearchposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        The only requirement is one's commitment to finding an escape from our labratdom.

        1. Quilligrapher profile image85
          Quilligrapherposted 6 years agoin reply to this

          The only way we can escape from the maze is to learn from our mistakes.

          1. Hollie Thomas profile image60
            Hollie Thomasposted 6 years agoin reply to this

            Agreed, also a good map. (could perhaps be one and the same thing)

        2. Pearldiver profile image78
          Pearldiverposted 6 years agoin reply to this

          Joining looked quite interesting .... UNTIL I realized..

          Why Join?? yikes I'm Already on the Outside! big_smile

    2. Cagsil profile image61
      Cagsilposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      lol lol

      1. MPG Narratives profile image60
        MPG Narrativesposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        lab rats unite!

        1. paradigmsearch profile image92
          paradigmsearchposted 6 years agoin reply to this

          We must!

    3. pennyofheaven profile image79
      pennyofheavenposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      Mind boggling!! Can lab rats run their own experiments? I guess in this case we might just be doing that!

  2. Hollie Thomas profile image60
    Hollie Thomasposted 6 years ago

    I am without doubt a lab rat. I see the manipulation.

    1. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      It is so obvious to me that we are being periodically poked with sticks and observed as to our reactions...

      1. Hollie Thomas profile image60
        Hollie Thomasposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        I say, we develop a way to use the biggest stick we can muster. And, we must always react in a way that has not been anticipated.

        1. paradigmsearch profile image92
          paradigmsearchposted 6 years agoin reply to this

          I do believe there was a non-you delay in your post showing up. Interesting.

          We are dealing with an omnipotent being, therefore we can forget countering with a bigger stick. As for unanticipated, not possible, He has been playing chess for around 5 billion years or whatever.

          1. Hollie Thomas profile image60
            Hollie Thomasposted 6 years agoin reply to this

            Yes, but he's never been a pawn before.

            1. paradigmsearch profile image92
              paradigmsearchposted 6 years agoin reply to this

              Non sequitur.

  3. paradigmsearch profile image92
    paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

    First we must try to figure out the parameters of the experiment.

    1. Hollie Thomas profile image60
      Hollie Thomasposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      The experiment is chaos. IMHO

      1. paradigmsearch profile image92
        paradigmsearchposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        Then we are lost. We can only hope that the experimenter believes in pet rats. Thus, we must attempt to become one of those.

  4. paradigmsearch profile image92
    paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

    The basic one is just to no doubt watch and see what happens.

  5. paradigmsearch profile image92
    paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

    However, if the experimenter has a sense of thought or humor, individual rats may be given clemency.

  6. Hollie Thomas profile image60
    Hollie Thomasposted 6 years ago

    I doubt that. The rats need to rebel, tis the only way.

    1. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      Rebellion is also useless. One must acknowledge superiority as to the reality construct.

      1. Hollie Thomas profile image60
        Hollie Thomasposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        Disagree, this is a conditioned response.

        1. paradigmsearch profile image92
          paradigmsearchposted 6 years agoin reply to this

          Agreed, but a useless one.

  7. DoubleScorpion profile image78
    DoubleScorpionposted 6 years ago

    We are doomed to repeat an endless cycle of searching the maze for the "cheese".

    1. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      I like that.

  8. paradigmsearch profile image92
    paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

    There are still 3 "cintyreDavid" spam posts above this one. Why is that? You guys need me. big_smile

  9. Hollie Thomas profile image60
    Hollie Thomasposted 6 years ago

    I keep trying to flag it. But laptop freezes.

    1. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      They are finally gone.

      Obviously the experimenter intervened.

      1. Hollie Thomas profile image60
        Hollie Thomasposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        And was poked with big stick.

  10. habee profile image94
    habeeposted 6 years ago

    Can I be the rabid rat?? No, wait...the rat with the plague! Yeah, that's somehow more poetic.

  11. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
    SomewayOuttaHereposted 6 years ago

    ...okay, let's go..follow me...

    http://i124.photobucket.com/albums/p36/Zlatchi/LabRat.jpg

  12. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
    SomewayOuttaHereposted 6 years ago

    ...i made it out....later gaters...err, i mean  later rats....i've work to do...

    http://i304.photobucket.com/albums/nn168/NotNits/RatLab.jpg

    1. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

      Straggling along...

      1. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
        SomewayOuttaHereposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        ...take a right, right, right, left....stay still for a moment...eat some cheese....don't look back...then another right and yor there....look for the light....

        big_smile...you start great threads!

        1. paradigmsearch profile image92
          paradigmsearchposted 6 years agoin reply to this

          thanks

        2. Quilligrapher profile image85
          Quilligrapherposted 6 years agoin reply to this

          Time for a new Hub Challenge
          http://s4.hubimg.com/u/5805379_f248.jpg

    2. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

      x

    3. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

      Check, but not checkmate.

      1. Cagsil profile image61
        Cagsilposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        lol

      2. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
        SomewayOuttaHereposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        ...good...

        1. paradigmsearch profile image92
          paradigmsearchposted 6 years agoin reply to this

          P to K4.

          1. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
            SomewayOuttaHereposted 6 years agoin reply to this

            ..okay...not a chess expert...but, go for it...'game on'  lol

            or how 'bout P-KN4

    4. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

      4 min reversed.

    5. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

      Lab Rat exceeds all else.

      1. Quilligrapher profile image85
        Quilligrapherposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        "The Lab Rats have amicably disbanded." according to http://www.laboratoryrats.com/
        Does this mean dues have been subpended?

    6. leroy64 profile image81
      leroy64posted 6 years ago

      I will do anything for cheese.

      How do scientists know lab rats are not messing around with the scientists mind?   They could be subtly guiding human development.  (Douglas Adams paraphrased)

    7. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

      So

    8. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

      What

      1. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
        SomewayOuttaHereposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        P-KN4

    9. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

      Lab

    10. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

      Rat

    11. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

      Now?

    12. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

      Now I have to sort all this out...

      1. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
        SomewayOuttaHereposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        ...k.....

    13. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

      I continue the search.

    14. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

      .
      "I have nothing."

    15. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

      Can this ...

      1. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
        SomewayOuttaHereposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        maybe or maybe not?

    16. paradigmsearch profile image92
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

      lab rat...

      1. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
        SomewayOuttaHereposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        yes!

     
    working