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#1 +warwagon

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Posted 31 July 2014 - 00:21

Shouldn't it be called

 

"Not Awake"

 




#2 tiagosilva29

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Posted 31 July 2014 - 01:49

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This... isn't even his final form.

#3 Shiranui

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Posted 31 July 2014 - 02:08

 

Shouldn't it be called

 

"Not a wake"

 

 

Perhaps. And this should be called "Not a joke".



#4 JoeC

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Posted 31 July 2014 - 08:04

That's more like it. THIS is what the Warwagon scale is based off people :p Next time you give someone Warwagons for a joke that just made you do the slightest Mona Lisa smile, remember this thread :p



#5 Steven P.

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Posted 31 July 2014 - 08:10

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#6 +Frank B.

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Posted 31 July 2014 - 08:16

11/10 warwagons.



#7 Raphaël

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Posted 31 July 2014 - 08:20

11/10 warwagons.

 

These comments always make me smile more than the joke itself :)



#8 FlailingCamper

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Posted 08 October 2014 - 22:56

-_-