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    Quote Originally Posted by Fenika View Post
    And when I said he could make it up to me (when he apologized again for being late) by taking me to the movies, say Thursday, he soon said he'd rather run off and go to the beach.
    Maybe he just meant he'd rather take you to the beach than the movies.




    If not, take him to the beach anyway. And then feed him to the sharks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by zanzjan View Post
    Hillz: carefully places padlocks on both file cabinets when no one is looking. If asked, explains Corporate is doing a drawer roller upgrade and there's currently no access. Suggests, if they don't understand what "no access" truly means, they go talk to the File-Information Technology staff, or the "F-IT" department for short.
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    no one noticed this? I am pretty sure you aren't a huge scotch guy, either, unless that isn't you in the pix on your blog!
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    This guy is an idiot. I mean, what is he, a passive aggressive dater? Fool. Again, I say, a pox upon him! The fool.
    Seconded.

    Sorry for the disappointment Fen, but it's best to move on. You don't wanna get pox on ya.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Debio View Post
    Before anyone digs a whole too deep. This is a quote from Dr. Suess's Alphabet book. I'll check it when I get home. I may have misquoted. In that case you will have abject apologies.
    Hmm, well, you might slide then, because as I recall that one is not terribly meterish, for Seuss.

    And I have it downstairs, if I am not mistaken.

    *goes to check*

    ETA: I am not mistaken. I have. And, I quote:
    ABCDEFG
    Goat
    girl
    googoo goggles
    G ... g ... G


    So we'll call it a draw

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    Quote Originally Posted by amergina View Post
    Hey, I know it's like way early to ask this... but is anyone going to World Fantasy in Toronto this year?
    Thinking about it. Will have to see about my PTO.

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    Trips to Wal-mart always make me sad. People shopping in their jammies seem to be more common every week. o.O

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    Quote Originally Posted by slcboston View Post
    Maybe he just meant he'd rather take you to the beach than the movies.




    If not, take him to the beach anyway. And then feed him to the sharks.

    Bos always has the best smileys. I'm jealous.

    Quote Originally Posted by slcboston View Post
    Hmm, well, you might slide then, because as I recall that one is not terribly meterish, for Seuss.

    And I have it downstairs, if I am not mistaken.

    *goes to check*

    ETA: I am not mistaken. I have. And, I quote:
    ABCDEFG
    Goat
    girl
    googoo goggles
    G ... g ... G


    So we'll call it a draw

    Yeah, I was in class explaining that a certain noun needed capitalization and a "the" and I stopped in mid sentence. I realized that yeah, it was googoo. It took a few more minutes to realize that the layout was off and may have made a difference. So, I'll concede defeat in the Seuss Wars.



    And where do you get the cool smileys?

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    Quote Originally Posted by amergina View Post
    Hey, I know it's like way early to ask this... but is anyone going to World Fantasy in Toronto this year?
    Oh, man. Talk about a wish list.

    Is Toronto nice in November?

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    Quote Originally Posted by hillaryjacques View Post
    Oh, man. Talk about a wish list.

    Is Toronto nice in November?
    Cool-ish. Similar to New York, temperatures vary anywhere between low 10s (Celsius) to single digits. It's a windy town as well, so dress for that.

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    Morning

    I guess I missed the usual and the unusual huh?

    for me please

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    Zan, CONGRATS ON THE HOUSE!!!!


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    Ali! I was getting lonely, thank you for showing up. I know, I'm like a 5 year old. Maybe that's why I get along so well with the little one.

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    Morning. Looks like Fen is here too.

    I think there are about eleventy billion things on my to do list today , so I may just apply procrastination to the whole thing. I bet my protestant work ethic kicks in again. Must train harder to make it lapse.

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    Yeah, Fen is here too. Can I get all now? or should I go back and sit in the corner like a good boy.

    Maybe I'll do the corner thing. It is 5:36 pm, I can go home in 54 minutes. I wonder how many words I can get done in that time.

    This is first draft/detailed outline level stuff, so quantity is good as long as it is going in the right direction. Real work comes when this part is done.

    ETA The bouncy bouncy smiley is because both Ali and Fen are here, I have two people to talk to. It is not because I prefer Fen over Ali. I must be tired, I'm getting over-whatever. I'll go back and sit in the corner.
    Last edited by Debio; 04-11-2012 at 01:13 PM. Reason: Oops, possible misinterpretation threat alarm is going off.

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    Good idea - wordage, go for it. I am in for an exciting day of watching himself tearing his remaining hair out because he has decided to reinstall Windooze on the other computer.

    I am staying well clear

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    I'm having the lousiest month

    I am back to daily migraines, my gall stones are acting up painfully, in addition to the food allergies I also have an intestinal inflammation, I have a sore tooth as of yesterday, in addition to my normal 12 hr work day I have a shitload of corrections to apply today to a job I did a few weeks ago, and the corrections are in bits that were previously accepted and they aren't explained so I'm left staring at notes like, "wtf does he mean?", my fellow council member just up and quit, leaving us in quite a bind because there's nobody to replace him, which will make the coalition lose its numbers advantage...

    And worst of all, I can't stop crying about Timmy.

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    *Debio leaves his corner*

    for Ten.

    Anything else I say will just sound silly, or worse. There are more of those available, just poke me when you need one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by amergina View Post
    And then, there's this.
    Dude, that is the original 8 incher...
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    10s, many s. The gi crap should start to clear up. It gets better. Is Timmy doing okay right now? Get the hula hoop and camera out again


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    Quote Originally Posted by amergina View Post
    And then, there's this.
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    Quote Originally Posted by amergina View Post
    There are people who thought Titanic was just a movie. And are now *amazed* that it was a real event.
    Something fun we'd do when the movie was in theaters the first time, as people stood in line, was walk by, talking about wanting to see how well they made the ship sink.

    I actually heard people yell "Thanks for ruining the movie, man!"

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    Quote Originally Posted by slcboston View Post
    And in completely unrelated to anything else news, in a fit of complete and utter insanity, I have, after years of being inactive, reactivated my Twitter account.

    I blame all of you. Yes, you. You know who you are.



    ETA: Despite blame, I shall likely be adding or following or whatever it is one does some of you shortly. Just so you can't say you weren't warned.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tifferbugz View Post
    Trips to Wal-mart always make me sad. People shopping in their jammies seem to be more common every week.
    People do everything in their jammies around here, it seems. Wait, that might be because I live too close to redneckville...
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    Hope things improve, 10s
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