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```
x = 25, y = 27, rule = B3/S23
20bo$20b3o$23bo$18b3o2bo$17bo3bob2o$17bo3bo$14b2obo3bo$15bo2b3o$15bo$
16b3o$18bo6$20bo$20b3o$23bo$18b3o2bo$3bob2o10bo3bob2o$b3ob2o8b3o3bo$o
13bo6bo$b3ob2o8b3ob2o$3bobo11bobo$3bobo11bobo$4bo13bo!
```

EDIT: The middle candidate synthesized in 82 gliders:

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```
x = 589, y = 42, rule = B3/S23
329bo$329bobo$329b2o2$398bobo$346bo52b2o$345bo53bo$327b3o3bo11b3o65bo
5bo$329bo4b2o78bo5bo$255bo72bo4b2o67bobo7b3o3b3o$256bo146b2o25bo$254b
3o87bo58bo10b2o14bobo$264bo78bo70bobo13b2o$262b2o55bo6bo16b3o68bo$211b
obo49b2o55bo5b2o192bobo$188b3o16bo3b2o73bo31b3o4bobo192b2o$130bobo52bo
2bo19b2o2bo74bo42bo18bo58b3o74bobo33bo$48bo54bo26b2o54bo2bo17b2o9bo66b
3o41bobo15b2o61bo37bobo30bo3b2o$49b2o53bo16bo9bo52b3o31bobo48bobo57bob
o16b2o59bo39b2o10b2o19b2o2bo3b2o22b2o6b2o13b2o3b2o21b2o3b2o10b2o3b2o$
48b2o3bo48b3o17bo2bo92b2o19b2o20b2o6b2o11b3o45bo26bo17bo4b2o35b2o30bo
12bo18b2o8bo23bo6bobo13bo4bo22bo4bo11bo4bo$54b2o2bo47bo13b3o3b2o2bo26b
o55b2o20b2o3bo16b2o3bo7bo13bo5b2o41b2o22bobo13bobo5bo36bo43bob2o25bob
2o16b2o2bob2o3bo11b2o2bob3o14bo4b2o2bob3o8b2o2bob3o$53b2o2bo48bobo16b
2o2bo25b2o27bo28bo22bo2bo18bo2bo21bo7bo42bo22b2o15b2o5bob2o33bob2o37b
2obobo12bobo8b2obobo17bobobobo16bobobobo17bo3bobobobo10bobobobo$57b3o
46b2o21b3o18b2obo2b2o20b2obobobo22b2obobo17b2obobobo14b2obobobo10b2o
13b2obobob2o34b2obobob2o32bo7b2obo2bo30b2obo2bo29bo8bobobo13b2o7bobobo
bo19bobobo18bobobo15b3o5bobobo12bobobo$150bob2o24bob2ob2o23bob2ob2o5b
3o8bob2ob2o15bob2ob2o4b2o4b2o14bob2ob2obo34bob2ob2obo33bo2bo3b2ob2o31b
obob2o29bobo6bobob2o14bo8bobob2o19b2ob2o18b2ob2o23b2ob2o12b2ob2o$33bo
15bo170bo21bobo18bo2bo5bo79bobo14b3o2b2o38b2o34b2o6b2o28bo65b2o23bo$bo
30bo17b2o3bobo22bo140bo20b2o19bo2bo41bo43b2o19bobo77bo99bobo21b3o$2bo
26bo2b3o14b2o5b2o20bobo31b2o129bo20b2o41bo45bo99b2o26b3o71bo23bo$3o24b
obo8bo17bo5bo16b2o6bo18bo5bobo12b2ob2o20b2ob2o23b2ob2o25b2ob2o18b2ob2o
17b2ob2o28b2ob2o14b3o21b2ob2o42b2ob2o32b2ob2o32bobo4b2ob2o19bo4b2ob2o
19b2ob2o18b2ob2o23b2ob2o12b2ob2o$7bo20b2o7bobo12bo8bobo11bo7b2obobo13b
2obobo4bo15bobobo20bobobo23bobobo25bobobo18bobobo4b2o11bobobo28bobobo
38bobobo14b2o26bobobo32bobobo39bobobo10b3o4bo6bobobo19bobobo18bobobo
23bobobo12bobobo$7bobo27bobo12b2o7bobo12bo2bo3b2obobo12bobobobo18bobob
obo18bobobobo21bobobobo23bobobobo16bobobobo4bobo8bobobobo26bobobobo13b
o22bobobobo13bobo24bobobobo30bobobobo37bobobobo12bo9bobobobo17bobobobo
16bobobobo21bobobobo10bobobobo$4b2ob2o26bobob2o10bobo4b2obob2o9b3o2b2o
5bob2o11b2o2bob2o17b2o2bob2o17b2o2bob2o20b2o2bob2o22b2o2bob2o15b2o2bob
2o3bo10b2o2bob2o25b2o2bob2o12b2o21b2o2bob2o13bo25b2o2bob2o29b2o2bob2o
36b2o2bob2o10bo10b2o2bob2o16b2o2bob2o15b2o2bob2o3bo16b2o2bob3o8b2o2bob
3o$3bobo29b2o21bo2bo16bobo5bo18bo24bo24bo27bo29bo22bo21bo32bo14bobo25b
o9b3o34bo18bo17bo15b3o16b2o7bo28bo23bo22bo6bobo18bo4bo11bo4bo$5bo54b2o
23b2o17b2o23b2o23b2o26b2o28b2o21b2o20b2o31b2o41b2o9bo35b2o18b2o15b2o
15bo18bobo5b2o27b2o22b2o21b2o6b2o18b2o3b2o10b2o3b2o$54b2o289bo53bobo
33bo17bo$16b2o35bobo392b2o94bo$16bobo12bobo21bo393b2o92b2o$16bo15b2o
414bo94bobo$32bo3b3o$36bo$31b2o4bo$30bobo$32bo!
```

EDIT 2: Two significantly improved components:

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```
x = 50, y = 24, rule = B3/S23
26bo$27bo$25b3o2$41bo$40bo$40b3o3$33bobo$bo32b2o$2b2o2b2ob2o23bo$b2o2b
obobobo$5bobobobo$bo4bo3bo$b2o$obo44b2o$28bo18bobo$26bobo7bo2bo7bo$27b
2o7b4o2$29b3o4b4o$31bo4bo2bo$30bo!
```

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```
x = 17, y = 16, rule = LifeHistory
5.A.A$6.2A$6.A4$A.A11.A.A$.2A11.2A$.A13.A4$3.A9.A$2.3A7.3A$5.A5.A$4.
3A3.3A!
```

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```
x = 143, y = 57, rule = B3/S23
65bobo$66b2o37bo$66bo38bobo$105b2o$85bo$83b2o$84b2o6$71bobo$72b2o$72bo
4$30bo63bo$31bo62bobo$bo23bo3b3o32bo29b2o$2b2o22bo38bo2bo$b2o21b3o5bob
o28b3o2b2o17b2o$7bobo22b2o23b2o8bobo5bo10b2o53b2o$7b2o24bo24b2o14bobob
2o8bo52bo$8bo48bo17b2obobo57b2obo$37b2o40bo58bobo$6b3o27b2o$6bo20bobo
8bo36bobo60bobo$7bo18bob2o44bob2o45bo2bo10bob2o$26bo47bo47bo14bo$25b2o
46b2o47bo3bo9b2o$122b4o2$bo$b2o$obo5$51b2o$52b2o48b2o$51bo50bobo$102bo
4$99b2o$99bobo$99bo3$53b2o$54b2o35b3o$53bo37bo$92bo!
```

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```
x = 29, y = 21, rule = B3/S23
o9bo7bo9bo$b2o8bo5bo8b2o$2o7b3o5b3o7b2o4$9b2o7b2o$8bo2bo5bo2bo$8bo2bo
5bo2bo$9b2o7b2o2$9b2o7b2o$8bo2bo5bo2bo$8bo2bo5bo2bo$9b2o7b2o4$2o7b3o5b
3o7b2o$b2o8bo5bo8b2o$o9bo7bo9bo!
```

EDIT 5: A possibly more useful French kiss predecessor:

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```
x = 11, y = 18, rule = B3/S23
6bo$bob5o$2b4o2$o7b2o$bo2bo3bo$bo2b3obo$2bo4bo$4b2o$5b2o$3bo4bo$2bob3o
2bo$2bo3bo2bo$b2o7bo2$5b4o$3b5obo$4bo!
```

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```
x = 11, y = 12, rule = B3/S23
9b2o2$7b2o$5b4o$4bo$5bo$5bo$6bo$2b4o$2b2o2$2o!
```

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```
x = 178, y = 23, rule = B3/S23
2bo$obo$b2o75bobo$78b2o69bo$73bobo3bo69bobo$73b2o74b2o$74bo79bo$36b2o
25b2o27b2o19b2o26b2o9b2o15b2o$37bo26bo28bo4b2o14bo4b2o21bo4b2o4b2o15bo
$2bo3bo30bob2o17bo5bob2o5bo19bob2o2bo14bob2o2bo4bo16bob2o2bo21bob2o$3b
2obobo29bo2bo14bobo6bo2bo3bo21bo2b2o16bo2b2o3b2o18bo2b2o23bo2bo$2b2o2b
2o31b2o16b2o7b2o4b3o21bo20bo6b2o19bo28bo$95b2o19b2o26b2o5bobo18bo$36bo
84b2o21bo6b2o2b3o14bo2bo$37bo25b2o29bo21b2o3bobo21b3o4bo2bo17b2obo$21b
o13b3o25b2o29b2o19bobo3bo25bo8bo19bo$20b2o49b3o19bobo20bo42b3o14b2o$
20bobo12b3o25b2o8bo85bo$37bo25b2o7bo42b2o43bo$36bo23b2o52bobo30b2o$59b
obo54bo31b2o4b2o$61bo85bo5b2o$155bo!
```