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    Quote Originally Posted by Gladstone
    As everyone has been so brave to put their pic up, I thought I might as well. Fortunately the resemblence to my profile picture is not too pronounced.
    Hehe... you look great and not at all like your Avatar.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Sigrun Christianson
    Hehe... you look great and not at all like your Avatar.
    Thank you kind lady! I feel better about that resemblence thing already.
    Last edited by Gladstone; Sunday, November 16th, 2003 at 04:20 AM.
    Turman found a copy of The Graduate, and thought highly enough of the story that he made a movie he considered to be 90-percent faithful to the book.

    But Turman and director Mike Nichols made one key adaptation, changing the Braddocks from WASP-y blonde characters into a dark-haired, more ethnic-looking family.

    From NPR's Present at the Creation

    http://www.npr.org/programs/morning/features/patc/graduate/

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gladstone
    As everyone has been so brave to put their pic up, I thought I might as well. Fortunately the resemblence to my profile picture is not too pronounced.

    You remind me of my best friend. Hello and Nice to see you.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Unwavering Light
    You remind me of my best friend. Hello and Nice to see you.
    Hi Unwavering. Thanks for the kind welcome and good to see you too.
    Turman found a copy of The Graduate, and thought highly enough of the story that he made a movie he considered to be 90-percent faithful to the book.

    But Turman and director Mike Nichols made one key adaptation, changing the Braddocks from WASP-y blonde characters into a dark-haired, more ethnic-looking family.

    From NPR's Present at the Creation

    http://www.npr.org/programs/morning/features/patc/graduate/

    http://www.norcalmovies.com/TheGraduate/tg11.jpg

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    It's so nice to put a face to the name Gladstone, and no, you don't look like the GOM

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    Quote Originally Posted by Scathach
    It's so nice to put a face to the name
    Yes it is!
    Gladstone, and no, you don't look like the GOM
    Thanks!
    Turman found a copy of The Graduate, and thought highly enough of the story that he made a movie he considered to be 90-percent faithful to the book.

    But Turman and director Mike Nichols made one key adaptation, changing the Braddocks from WASP-y blonde characters into a dark-haired, more ethnic-looking family.

    From NPR's Present at the Creation

    http://www.npr.org/programs/morning/features/patc/graduate/

    http://www.norcalmovies.com/TheGraduate/tg11.jpg

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    Gladstone you look totally Nordic to me, your avatar doesn't suit you

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    Gladstone was a good man
    Far more eh ''nordic'' than his counterpart Disraeli, no?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wend
    Gladstone you look totally Nordic to me, your avatar doesn't suit you
    About that avatar, well, it's the nose you see....

    Thanks for the classification guess as I am a bit curious as to classification and I posted a few additional pics here http://www.forums.skadi.net/showthread.php?t=5893

    I am curious as to how close people can get. I'll fill you all in after a bit.
    Turman found a copy of The Graduate, and thought highly enough of the story that he made a movie he considered to be 90-percent faithful to the book.

    But Turman and director Mike Nichols made one key adaptation, changing the Braddocks from WASP-y blonde characters into a dark-haired, more ethnic-looking family.

    From NPR's Present at the Creation

    http://www.npr.org/programs/morning/features/patc/graduate/

    http://www.norcalmovies.com/TheGraduate/tg11.jpg

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    Quote Originally Posted by Scathach
    Gladstone was a good man
    Yes he was! The more I read of him the more I like him.
    Far more eh ''nordic'' than his counterpart Disraeli, no?
    LOL. You've got that right. As for my origons, I'm not saying, not yet.
    Turman found a copy of The Graduate, and thought highly enough of the story that he made a movie he considered to be 90-percent faithful to the book.

    But Turman and director Mike Nichols made one key adaptation, changing the Braddocks from WASP-y blonde characters into a dark-haired, more ethnic-looking family.

    From NPR's Present at the Creation

    http://www.npr.org/programs/morning/features/patc/graduate/

    http://www.norcalmovies.com/TheGraduate/tg11.jpg

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