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#18877
Nov 17, 2012
 
Denny Crain wrote:
<quoted text>And then they kicked him out of office when he was no longer needed
I thought that was just the American way!
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Nov 17, 2012
 
Flower-Child wrote:
<quoted text>true dat! When Clay grab Gemma's face to kiss her I though she was going to throw up, LOL ... I know I would have, LOLOL ... j/k ... well, no not really j/k but you know what I mean ... he's so mean and conniving like you say ... he's out to ruin Jax and the club and that makes me mad ... but I get all riled up and my friends say, "FC ... it's just a show!" hahaaha ...{{{{{JAX!}}}} haha ...

enjoy your Saturday, Quinny! >>smiles<<
Had a lovely day out with my friend. Local arts& crafts fair -- huge! Some cheesy stuff but a lot if beautiful art glass and jewelry and hand hand woven rugs and some quilts. We didn't see the entire thing it was so big.

She has to have her third surgery for a brain tumor, scheduled immediately after Thanksgiving. I cherish all if our moments together.

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Nov 17, 2012
 
Grace Nerissa wrote:
Winter sunshine but c-o-l-d! here.
brought Ali to dog run..
hands numb on return, could hardly drive...

El and other animal lovers here,
would like 'your' take on this>

every morning when Ali gets up, I put her out,
and before she goes out, she *insists* in
finding ANYTHING to hold in her mouth, when she sees me, be it an old sock-a ball- a morsel -
a piece of cardboard- broken toy
an old bit of chewed bone > ANYTHING..

I just wonder if it some kind of instinct
and if so, what might be behind it!-

kinda like when a cat brings in a mouse,
isn't it meant to be a trophy and they want to
present it to the master!

El,
Thanks re the poem,
glad you enjoyed it..

I saw you mention movies recently,
I went to see SKYFALL,
very good indeed,

007 hasn't lost his sheen.

Wishing all the regulars here a
pleasant restful wkend.
or their little way of trying to make the owner
feel appreciated!
Good day Grace...or in the case here evening. I have found that my dogs have their own quirks and personalities. I forget if Ali is a lab. If so they do tend to retrieve---anything. My beagle and mix have other patterns and quirks. Sometimes it's the breed and other times it's just the animal.

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Nov 17, 2012
 
eleanorigby wrote:
<quoted text>In my fevered brain I knew it was on a Saturday! It's been a
weird week for getting it wrong...I can only improve!
Interesting about the horses, thanks.
Not to worry. Selective memory or senior (citizen) moments, take your pick!

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Nov 17, 2012
 
eleanorigby wrote:
<quoted text>Afternoon Denny...you are so right there, I expect yours are
happier now the cooler weather has arrived.
Went mad baking during this past week...will you join me finishing off these cherry and sultana scones...:)
Did I hear something about scones??

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Nov 17, 2012
 
franko wrote:
<quoted text>I heard a joke about the policy of drinking in the British empire, wonder if you ever heard of this ... you can drink "when the sun is over the yardarm" .. but since the British Empire once spanned the globe, the sun was over the yardarm 24x7 .. so that meant you were allowed to drink anytime you felt like it!!!
Was it Jimmy Buffet who said its 5 o'clock somewhere?!

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#18883
Nov 17, 2012
 
Deer Whisperer wrote:
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LOL re: the white grapefruit!!! Wish "we" would have thought of that with a couple of teams with arrogant bombers. Priceless!!!
Nah, don't play anymore.
AH, those days are behind me as well ...

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Nov 17, 2012
 
RMQuinn37 wrote:
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Was it Jimmy Buffet who said its 5 o'clock somewhere?!
could be ....

There's always a loophole, right?

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#18885
Nov 17, 2012
 
RMQuinn37 wrote:
<quoted text>Was it Jimmy Buffet who said its 5 o'clock somewhere?!
No, that was some country singer!
I agree, it is always 5 o'clock somewhere! Cheers!!!

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#18886
Nov 18, 2012
 
Krypteia wrote:
<quoted text>You know what tony i was just going to say we lost and we need to tighten up in certain parts just so i didn't seem like a bad loser,but god the points you made were spot on the same my mate and i were screaming at the tv.He seemed to spot every English forward pass but missed all the Aussies, as for diving over the ball and in at the side off their feet seemed to miss them as well,as for the scrum he got that wrong a couple of times as well..Still not bad performance for a young team..
The bar in which I watched the game (we don't have Sky) was the same - in uproar over some of the decisions. I know as rugby supporters we are supposed to accept the ref's calls, but some of them were virtually criminal negligence!

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#18887
Nov 18, 2012
 
eleanorigby wrote:
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I hate to say it Tony, but my point about bad refereeing is
very prominent today, both in the game you speak of and also
a football match where Manchester City were awarded two penalties which basically should not have been given.
Are these referees laws unto themselves?
Juest teasin' about the huddling btw....thoroughly enjoyed last
week's game.
The England Australia game was a hard fought match. Can't blame the Aussies - anyone who has played the game knows you play the ref, and that's what they did. If he doesn't call the infringements of the laws, you carry on infringing!

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#18888
Nov 18, 2012
 
eleanorigby wrote:
It's bitterly cold out there tonight, jut been out to lock the back gate, I wouldn't be surprised if it didn't snow overnight.
Was that referee noted for his bias Krypteia,
Tony? Might sound a silly question but isn't there the means to check by way of camera as to
the validity of the ref's decisions, would be
interested to know.
Be thankful that you went to Twickers last week
Krypteia, rather than this.
Just heard that Man U lost. What a day! At least
Ireland won, one good thing.
Well, I'll be off, an early night tonight, catch up with some reading in bed.
So Good Night everybody, if I don't see you tomorrow, have a nice weekend. Have one anyway!
In both soccer and rugby, one of the first laws of both games is that the referee is the sole judge of fact and law (I used to be a ref for both games). Has to be that way, or you'd end up with anarchy on the pitch. Rugby does now have the "fourth official", a video feed to which the ref can turn if he is unsure. Only used in point scoring situation to determine if a ball has been grounded for a try, or as in the fiasco yesterday, whether the ball has passed through the posts for a conversion. It wouldn't be feasible to review every decision made, the game would go on for hours!

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Nov 18, 2012
 
Boomer7 wrote:
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A friend of mine told me he would like to see the Lincoln film.
Spoiler alert! Stop reading if you don't want to know the ending!!!
Here goes.
You have been warned...
... Lincoln is shot and killed. Close the curtain...
He didn't think it was funny either.
Enjoy the evening.
There is the old joke that runs, "Apart from that Mrs Lincoln, how was the play?"!

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Nov 18, 2012
 
RMQuinn37 wrote:
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Was it Jimmy Buffet who said its 5 o'clock somewhere?!
Alan Jackson and Jimmy Buffet:

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Nov 18, 2012
 
franko wrote:
<quoted text>could be ....

There's always a loophole, right?
;-)

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Nov 18, 2012
 
Boomer7 wrote:
<quoted text>A friend of mine told me he would like to see the Lincoln film.
Spoiler alert! Stop reading if you don't want to know the ending!!!

Here goes.

You have been warned...

... Lincoln is shot and killed. Close the curtain...

He didn't think it was funny either.
Enjoy the evening.
Kind of like the movie the Titanic

......the ship sank!

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#18893
Nov 18, 2012
 
I hope everyone has a wonderful Thanksgiving. I will be watching my sons team practice that morning cause we have our next play off game Friday night. Too far for me to travel which breaks my heart. Its his senior year, it may be his last game :(
My other two kids are going off with Grandma Thanksgiving day so it will just be me and my oldest. Not cooking a big meal for us. We may just end up a Waffle House lol. It will be the only thing open here.

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Nov 18, 2012
 

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Good day Grace...or in the case here evening. I have found that my dogs have their own quirks and personalities. I forget if Ali is a lab. If so they do tend to retrieve---anything. My beagle and mix have other patterns and quirks. Sometimes it's the breed and other times it's just the animal.
Tks RM,

Yes, Ali is a lab crossed with a collie,
tall, jet black, just the giveaway 'collie' patch
of white in the chest area and on the tips
of the front paws, VERY bright and alert..

The beagle is so cute,
must bring you hours of joy..

As you very rightly say,
they all have their own quirks,
like humans too, I suppose..

A close friend of mine has a dog much like Ali,
but cannot let her in the playground with others
as she is SO possessive about the ball, she starts
a vicious fight if ANY other dog catches it!
whereas Ali will peacefully share with all dogs -

then, opposite to that, my friend's dog is fine with
humans & will go peacefully to any person to be patted..

whereas Ali can be very unpredictable with 'people'
*especially* men and can become quite
snarly with someone at a moments notice,
NO way of telling in advance,
tho' she loves kids and cats!! wags her tail at them!!

just an example of HOW different they all can
be, like you said.

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#18895
Nov 18, 2012
 
Good morning El and Grace and all in the kitchen. I had a wonderful time yesterday. I went to a gun show and walked away with $1,000 and a new rifle I git a great price on. I sold some old guns I don't shoot any more. I sold a Swedish Mauser made in 1905. I bought it new packed in grease 20 years ago for $100. You used to be able to buy these military weapons for next to nothing as government sold off their old WW1 arsenals. 15 years ago I could buy a new AK-57 for $80 now they go for $600 :) I am going back today with a canteen made in 1917. I bought it for $1 in a garage sale and will sell it for $60 :)

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#18896
Nov 18, 2012
 
Wishing the Kitchen-eers are having a fine Sunday at the back end of this weekend!

Proudly wearing my El's Kitchen tee shirt, but .... are the hats available yet?!

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