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I really don’t want “he died of Bird Flu” on my grave. Maybe I need to take up some reckless hobbies before the next global panini.

[-] pop@lemmy.ml 6 points 1 week ago

Maybe I need to take up some reckless hobbies before the next global panini.

He died with an anal probe in his body doesn't sound any better.

But “he died mid-orgasm while doing skydiving sex on a tornado chase” would look cool carved into granite.

[-] Diplomjodler@feddit.de 4 points 1 week ago

We've had one pandemic, yes, but what about second pandemic?

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