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“reign in blood”

Since: May 09

Chicago, IL

#86084 May 24, 2013
j_m_w wrote:
Did I tell you guys I talked to Jasper yesterday morning? It went very well.
Yes, and since you brought up that thing about the golden rule yesterday, would you be okay with your current boyfriend calling and talking with his ex?

Memorial day plans: Sat, driving out of town with my mother and sister for a friend of the family's wedding. Then we get to share a hotel room. Joy.

Since: Mar 09

Miami, FL

#86085 May 24, 2013
edogxxx wrote:
<quoted text>
Yes, and since you brought up that thing about the golden rule yesterday, would you be okay with your current boyfriend calling and talking with his ex?
Meow!

He talks to her all the time, they're friends. She's married now and has a 2-month-old.

“reign in blood”

Since: May 09

Chicago, IL

#86086 May 24, 2013
j_m_w wrote:
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Meow!
He talks to her all the time, they're friends. She's married now and has a 2-month-old.
I wasn't trying to be flippid, but I think it's safe to assume he didn't just break up with her a few months ago. And was that his most recent girlfriend? How long has it been since he last had a relationship?

Since: Jan 10

Location hidden

#86087 May 24, 2013
flippid?

It's "flippant."

“What's it to ya?”

Since: Mar 09

Location hidden

#86088 May 24, 2013
Thanks for the concern guys. I don't know if they caught the truck yet. I stayed up pretty (like 4 am) late and am just really waking up right now and I haven't turned on the news or anything yet. I'm figuring they probably did, or will. Most bridges have CCTV cameras I think.
Memorial day: If the rain stays stopped...BBQ at home maybe. Only 4 of us so nothing special. If it rains...BBQ on the patio under cover. Finishing up (3) final papers for school.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#86089 May 24, 2013
Stina wrote:
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And we get to leave at 2!!!
Good for you....Warning...Today is the hottest day, so far this spring....i went to Home Depot and Lowes, and thought i'd die, when i got the car loaded, grass plugs, charcoal bags, potting soil, mulch.....hope it is way cooler tomarrow morning.....stay cool.....
The Incredible Flounder

Orange City, FL

#86090 May 24, 2013
Stina wrote:
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I am glad it went well! I hope you are doing OK!
No weekend plans! I feel kinda bad about it. I might take my Mom to a museum, but she hasn't answered me yet. I REALLY need to do chores and salon stuff (both of which I dread), so there will be some of that. And I think I will sit out back and read and have some drinks!:D
The Gulf is up 83 degrees today...definitely a beach/boating weekend!
Stina

Saint Petersburg, FL

#86091 May 24, 2013
Go Blue Forever wrote:
<quoted text>Good for you....Warning...Today is the hottest day, so far this spring....i went to Home Depot and Lowes, and thought i'd die, when i got the car loaded, grass plugs, charcoal bags, potting soil, mulch.....hope it is way cooler tomarrow morning.....stay cool.....
Ew - thanks for the warning! I wanted to pick up some soil and plant a few things in pots this weekend, so maybe I shouldn't. Ahhhh who am I kidding?! This is FL - it only gets hotter!!!

You stay cool, too!!!
Stina

Saint Petersburg, FL

#86092 May 24, 2013
The Incredible Flounder wrote:
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The Gulf is up 83 degrees today...definitely a beach/boating weekend!
I am plan-less this weekend! Maybe a trip to the beach and a rum runner is in order!!!

Since: Jan 10

Location hidden

#86093 May 24, 2013
I have poker tonight and I have to go, I haven't played yet this year and the guys in the league are bugging me to come, but I'd really rather stay home tonight. Plus, I just filled up with gas this morning to the tune of about $60. The drive to the poker site will be at least 45 minutes.

Two refineries in Illinois shut down for the summer so Minnesota has the highest gas prices in the country right now.
The Incredible Flounder

Orange City, FL

#86094 May 24, 2013
Stina wrote:
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I am plan-less this weekend! Maybe a trip to the beach and a rum runner is in order!!!
Gotta get there early if you drive...at Siesta Key if your there after ten you're not gonna find a spot.

The water was that light aqua color this morning and like glass.

“The two baby belly, please!”

Since: Sep 09

Evanston IL

#86095 May 24, 2013
The next time some whiney person writes in to Amby about how miserable they are, I will remember this article and respond accordingly.

http://www.standardmedia.co.ke/...

“The two baby belly, please!”

Since: Sep 09

Evanston IL

#86096 May 24, 2013
This is from the UK, but I was astounded at the similarities to some arguements we've heard here.

http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/comment/w...

Since: Jan 10

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#86097 May 24, 2013
squishymama wrote:
The next time some whiney person writes in to Amby about how miserable they are, I will remember this article and respond accordingly.
http://www.standardmedia.co.ke/...
ick ick ick.

“A Programmer is not in IT!”

Since: Feb 09

Neda, stay with me! Charlie

#86098 May 24, 2013
weekend:
early out today, requiring beer consumption and boat riding. Tomorrow, off to see buddy, come back Sun Morning, then yardwork. Mon fire up the smoker and have some pork ribs. Mmmmm-Mmmmm

“The two baby belly, please!”

Since: Sep 09

Evanston IL

#86099 May 24, 2013
Weekend plans:

Sat: Building-wide yardsale in the morning. I hate yardsales, but I was just gonna donate the stuff anyway...

Then hopefully dinner with my sister (the good one).

Sun: party at my mom's with some old high school friends and family. Should be nice if the weather holds.

Mon: I wish I could say a whole lot of nuthin'. But unfortunately, the day will be filled with chores.

“Fort Kickass”

Since: Sep 09

Bloomington, IL

#86100 May 24, 2013
Weekend plans: It is niiiiice outside right now. I'm hitting the paved trail on my mountain bike soon, since it's rained too much recently for the woods.

Nothing else planned the rest of the weekend. I'll go see a movie with J if he wants to go, but I'm all good waiting for stuff to come out on DVD.

Just had my last (hopefully) immunization before India, so I'm hoping it doesn't make me feel crappy.

Since: Jan 10

Location hidden

#86101 May 24, 2013
I've mentioned before that Nick mispronounces names and words. My new pet peeve:

"Adamant" He pronounces it uh-DAM-ant.

I told him, "Honey, it's ADamant." "I know, I just forget."

Since: Jan 10

Location hidden

#86102 May 24, 2013
I changed y plans - no poker tonight. Gonna stay home, drink, look for my phone (lost it at some point yesterday between work and home), game, and annoy Mimi on Facebook.

“A Programmer is not in IT!”

Since: Feb 09

Neda, stay with me! Charlie

#86103 May 24, 2013
my X massacred words
ashfault = asphalt
asperating = exasperating
piarate = parrot
I started keeping a list, told her I was gonna make it into a book. at first she was cool with it, but eventually she got pissed. eh, women.
RedheadwGlasses wrote:
I've mentioned before that Nick mispronounces names and words. My new pet peeve:
"Adamant" He pronounces it uh-DAM-ant.
I told him, "Honey, it's ADamant." "I know, I just forget."

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