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09 June 2006 @ 10:21 pm
I'm in the middle of updating the next chapter of my Cannibal!Brian fic and I need to have a question answered, if anyone knows the answer, I'd appreciate it ever so much.

What are those plastic things called that package 6 cans of soda together? I just can't remember for the life of me.

It's stupid, I know. If someone can give me the correct answer, then you can decide who goes into the sausage next. Thanks
Current Mood: confusedconfused
fiercediva: question markfiercediva on June 10th, 2006 05:30 am (UTC)
I've never heard them called anything other than "six-pack rings." Is there a real specific noun for them?
Maria: Jack I don't get itslave_o_spike on June 10th, 2006 05:33 am (UTC)
I think so...

God, I remember they had a name. I'm sure of it. There's an ecological problem with them because the fish get caught in them.

Is it as simple as six-pack rings?
fiercediva: question markfiercediva on June 10th, 2006 05:36 am (UTC)
Googled it -- apparently they're also called yolkes. I suppose cans are like oxen. :)
fiercediva: Brian Kinney horrifiedfiercediva on June 10th, 2006 05:36 am (UTC)
Whoops - "yokes", not egg yolks!
Mariaslave_o_spike on June 10th, 2006 05:39 am (UTC)
Got it. Yokes.
Maria: bunny yayslave_o_spike on June 10th, 2006 05:38 am (UTC)
Yay! Yolkes! Well, that's an awkward word. I must be getting tired if I didn't even Google it myself.

Anyways, thank you very much and I'll stick to my side of the bargain - if you wanted to pick the next "victim.'
fiercediva: Brian woefiercediva on June 10th, 2006 05:46 am (UTC)
Is Mikey off-limits? Maybe he could fall into the grinder by accident or something.
Maria: Psycho fandom issuesslave_o_spike on June 10th, 2006 06:46 am (UTC)
Yes, Mikey is off limits - I have big plans for him.

Think supporting players. I don't know how far you've read in my story (I just posted Chap 6) but in the latest chap I reference 2 bit characters that really irked me.
fiercediva: Gale blooper QAF raelalafiercediva on June 10th, 2006 11:23 am (UTC)
Oh, I've been following this since you started. It's original and hilarious! How about Lindsay?
Maria: Young Ones mouseslave_o_spike on June 10th, 2006 03:17 pm (UTC)
I have plans for her too. Think outside the main cast (Debbie, Vic, Mikey, Mel and Linds, Ben, Ted and Emmett). Did I forget anybody? Maybe even Carl.

I have actually have the ending written (don't worry - it's still not close to the end - I just like to know where I'm going). In the chapter after the next one I post, I think everyone's gonna do a OMIGOD at the victim that I pick. That one is set in stone but I'm always up for suggestions of anyone from the show that really irked you who made a guest role (like that Rosie O'Donnell waitress really irked me in S5).

Oh and thanks for the inadvertent fb.
fiercedivafiercediva on June 10th, 2006 03:42 pm (UTC)
ok, is craig too central a character? :)
Maria: Frodo doesn't live here anymoreslave_o_spike on June 10th, 2006 03:46 pm (UTC)
Oh that would be great! Oh I already thought of something. Oh, oh, oh. It's perfect!

Thanks (probably won't be for a few chapters though but I totally forgot about him!) :):):)

I am so going to hell for this one...
flamencanyc: J leers at CHs dickflamencanyc on June 11th, 2006 09:24 am (UTC)
At some point...Hobbs please!
Maria: Chicken Little dancingslave_o_spike on June 11th, 2006 01:22 pm (UTC)
Like I wouldn't...
flamencanyc: Cracks up!flamencanyc on June 11th, 2006 09:25 am (UTC)
Adoring the insanity by the way!
Maria: Frodo doesn't live here anymoreslave_o_spike on June 11th, 2006 01:21 pm (UTC)
Thanks, I friended ya back BTW. I have absolutely no idea how many people are reading this fic though at this point.
flamencanyc: Something Came Upflamencanyc on June 11th, 2006 09:29 am (UTC)
Ooo...how about Stockwell? Could be some interesting storylines surrounding that one. Rage strikes again! Weapon of choice? Meat grinder!
Maria: Spike Talk to the handslave_o_spike on June 11th, 2006 01:23 pm (UTC)
Hey! Did you get your hands on my victim list?

*taps foot*