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“I Am Mine”

Since: Dec 08

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#82829 Mar 22, 2013
edogxxx wrote:
missinformation tactics to uninformed voters
As if this is just a liberal tactic.

I could be wrong, but didn't the gay marriage issue first pic up real steam when we were going into iraq? Wasn't it the REPUBLICANS who started getting state amendments on the ballot to ban gay marriage? Shell game of look over here not over at the Iraq invasion?

“...,to wit”

Since: Jun 09

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#82830 Mar 22, 2013
RedheadwGlasses wrote:
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Right.
SOmeone's cuckoo for cocoa puffs.
Wait. weren't cocapuffs outlawed by Bloomberg.

Since: Aug 08

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#82831 Mar 22, 2013
RACE wrote:
For the price, its almost worth it. I was going to suggest renting an engine pull. You could lift/chock the bow, then do the same for the stern
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An engine hoist? I have one. It's holding my engine, lol.

“A Programmer is not in IT!”

Since: Feb 09

Neda, stay with me! Charlie

#82832 Mar 22, 2013
Ha!
Sublime1 wrote:
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An engine hoist? I have one. It's holding my engine, lol.

“What's it to ya?”

Since: Mar 09

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#82833 Mar 22, 2013
Weekend plans:

First, my sister now has an ID! Took her to DMV yesterday and she got her DL renewed. It was set to expire on Sunday, so we got that in RIGHT under the wire. And now, stupid DMV just raised the cost to $45.00 freaking dollars. Really? Douchebags. For reference...they were $20.00 <sigh>

Today: Taking them shopping. They had nothing, and I do mean nothing. A backpack between them. I just finished folding their laundry and each and every single article of clothing is either full of holes or otherwise ruined. I bought them shampoo, body wash, toothpaste (and brushes) and stuff yesterday, but they need other stuff, not the least of which is clothes, so there goes my new laptop. <sigh> Also going to see about my nephew getting registered in school and about petitioning the court to re-open her divorce petition from a few years ago. Apparently you can do that.

Tomorrow: Just letting everyone rest and feel safe for a while. She's not receptive to rehab...yet, but she is receptive to the shelter (the one with all of the resources) that I want her to go to, so I'm thinking of trying to get her in there on Monday. She's also amenable to counseling, so there's positive starts happening.

Sunday: Taking my nephew (ahem) to church. Quit looking at me like that. He asked if I would take him, so I am. <shrug>

“A Programmer is not in IT!”

Since: Feb 09

Neda, stay with me! Charlie

#82834 Mar 22, 2013
I cant believe this. I have to strip and get my nutz fondled and this guy just waltz on by
http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-201_162-57575750/...

Since: Jan 10

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#82835 Mar 22, 2013
PEllen wrote:
<quoted text> Wait. weren't cocapuffs outlawed by Bloomberg.
HA!

I do think those food bans are just ridiculous.

“reign in blood”

Since: May 09

United States

#82836 Mar 22, 2013
Mister Tonka wrote:
<quoted text> As if this is just a liberal tactic.
I could be wrong, but didn't the gay marriage issue first pic up real steam when we were going into iraq? Wasn't it the REPUBLICANS who started getting state amendments on the ballot to ban gay marriage? Shell game of look over here not over at the Iraq invasion?
Right. They successfully kept the Iraq war a secret

“reign in blood”

Since: May 09

United States

#82837 Mar 22, 2013
squishymama wrote:
Weekend plans:
Tonight: just found out this morning that I'm my own tonight. Prolly watch a movie....
Want me to come over?

Since: Mar 09

Miami, FL

#82838 Mar 22, 2013
Matilda77 wrote:
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When I had guinea pigs, I would have that dream. Like, there was a fire or something and I had to hold them all at once. I had 5 at one point.
Last night was the best night of sleep I've had in a while. My Vegas dream also had an appearance by this girl I knew in junior high (we weren't even friends) and me, running down the strip singing (rapping?) "It's Tricky" by Run DMC. Then J and I had a farmhouse that we were trying to rehab, but we had no money. Or practical knowledge on how to do it ourselves.
What happened to your guinea pigs? I missed something!

Glad to have been part of the best night's sleep you've had in awhile.
;)

Since: Mar 09

Miami, FL

#82839 Mar 22, 2013
So... I'm going to Chicago in June!

“Incorrupta fides, nudaque veri”

Since: May 07

Vincit qui se vincit

#82840 Mar 22, 2013
PEllen wrote:
<quoted text>Sub's cool and I value his opinion when I can find it in all his words, but since you have 48,000+ posts you know each of us is not everyone's cup of tea.
That said, glad you keep popping in.
So true! And thanks!!

Where I'm different is if I don't like someone I usually just leave them alone, but if I do post to them it's usually done in a fun way. I don't like fighting much so I'll add humor to a beat down lol. I like to keep it fun.

“reign in blood”

Since: May 09

United States

#82841 Mar 22, 2013
j_m_w wrote:
So... I'm going to Chicago in June!
Woo hoo! I'll pick you up from the airport! Take you back to my place!

“Fort Kickass”

Since: Sep 09

Bloomington, IL

#82842 Mar 22, 2013
j_m_w wrote:
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What happened to your guinea pigs? I missed something!
Glad to have been part of the best night's sleep you've had in awhile.
;)
Oh, they all died off. The last one kicked it maybe 6 months ago. I actually had to take her in and have her put to sleep; the only pet I've had to do that with. She was 8 or so, I had her for 7.

“The two baby belly, please!”

Since: Sep 09

Evanston IL

#82843 Mar 22, 2013
edogxxx wrote:
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Woo hoo! I'll pick you up from the airport! Take you back to my place!
I think you'd better let *me* pick you up from the airport.
:D

If your schedule allows, we should try and have lunch or dinner.

Since: Jan 10

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#82844 Mar 22, 2013
Matilda77 wrote:
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Oh, they all died off. The last one kicked it maybe 6 months ago. I actually had to take her in and have her put to sleep; the only pet I've had to do that with. She was 8 or so, I had her for 7.
8 sounds pretty old for a hamster, is that typical?

I've decided that this year i"m either getting engaged or I'm getting a kitten!:D

“Fort Kickass”

Since: Sep 09

Bloomington, IL

#82845 Mar 22, 2013
RedheadwGlasses wrote:
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8 sounds pretty old for a hamster, is that typical?
I've decided that this year i"m either getting engaged or I'm getting a kitten!:D
It's pretty old for a guinea pig. Most of mine lived around 5.

“The two baby belly, please!”

Since: Sep 09

Evanston IL

#82846 Mar 22, 2013
Matilda77 wrote:
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It's pretty old for a guinea pig. Most of mine lived around 5.
Glad to hear that! We love our Streak, but if I have to spend 7 more years harping at my daughter to feed him and clean out his cage, I'm going to go insane.

5 more years I can handle.
:D

“Fort Kickass”

Since: Sep 09

Bloomington, IL

#82847 Mar 22, 2013
squishymama wrote:
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Glad to hear that! We love our Streak, but if I have to spend 7 more years harping at my daughter to feed him and clean out his cage, I'm going to go insane.
5 more years I can handle.
:D
Yeah, I ogle them every time I go to a pet store, but that phase of my life is over.

Now a little girl French bulldog or maybe an English bulldog? In a couple years when I've forgotten what a pain in the arse puppies are? Yes, please :-D

“reign in blood”

Since: May 09

United States

#82848 Mar 22, 2013
squishymama wrote:
If your schedule allows, we should try and have lunch or dinner.
Maybe all the Chicago-area regs should meet up at the airport? We'll greet her at the gate?

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