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if you have 20 friends and eight are in three poly relationships and ten are in five coupled relationships and two are single... You have the swingiest SAT problem of all time.... [more]
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Flashman: "So... how do you access emoji, on an iPhone? Everyone's doing it but me." 💩 [more]
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PMdixon: "I did not expect so many strong reactions to this." children + criticism + fine dining? I totally expected Strong Takes.... [more]
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delfin: " I've... seen meals you people wouldn't believe... Sautéed rock shrimp in a creamy lemon and garlic sauce on fire off the shoulder of Felidia. I watched Muscovy Duck glitter in the dark near Momofuku Ko. All those... entrees... will... [more]
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MeFi comment - 3 weeks ago

That was great. Thanks for posting. [more]
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MeFi comment - 3 weeks ago

Lost in Emoji Translation. [more]
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MeFi comment - 3 weeks ago

Tell Me No Lies: "I don't like the taste of alcohol, which appears to be an irresistible challenge to some wine lovers." Absolutely. If you want people to buy you expensive glasses of wine, tell them you hate wine.... [more]
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MeFi comment - 3 weeks ago

Packing is one of those activities that expands to fill the time available, so I'd expect to be throwing the last bits of crap into boxes as your helpers show up, but 2 days should be plenty of time to pack up 1 bedroom plus assorted things. Three... [more]
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Ask MeFi comment - 3 weeks ago

They honestly should retire the tradition of announcing the names of the SNL cast. Maybe have them say their own name as part of the montage, or something? I guess you need someone to intro the host, but I can't imagine trying to replace him. .... [more]
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MeFi comment - 3 weeks ago

I think the most important thing that he left out is that unless people like him (and me) do do something about both relatively minor situations like the one he describes and more serious stuff like what is going on in Ferguson, the sad sad... [more]
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MeFi comment - 3 weeks ago

Rock Steady kindly put one together last year that was fun even if your team went 3-10 and the coach didn't get things figured out until the playoffs. I probably won't do one this year, FYI. Least year I did it kind of as a tribute to my... [more]
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MetaTalk comment - 4 weeks ago

- Did you give your child Concerta and nothing happened but good things? No side effects at all? Yes. Maybe not no side effects (some difficulty falling asleep which we largely remedied by having her take it earlier -- as soon as she... [more]
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Ask MeFi comment - 4 weeks ago

The Adventures of Magic Man is my favorite mythology after Simon and Marcy. I wish I could help you, except I don't! [more]
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I'm really loving this show, but as I haven't seen the finale yet, I'll have to do my best to ignore this thread until I have. Just wanted to concur that Maslany has been great. The way she uses physicality to differentiate between the clones is... [more]
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MeFi comment - 4 weeks ago

[let's just assume I went to the trouble of finding a way to install Netscape Navigator 2.0 and took some screenshots to insert here] [more]
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I feel a sense of loyalty towards my employer and would feel bad leaving them soon after starting a new project, Unless your employer is very unusual, this loyalty is misplaced. They would not hesitate to lay you off two weeks after... [more]
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I have flagged certain comments in this thread in a certain way so as to encode a semaphore message visible only to the mods. [more]
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Sterile water in 1L bags. 6 or 7 should get you over 12lbs. (1L of water weighs ~1kg and 1kg = 2.2lb). [more]
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Same Sax [more]
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My wife and daughter like to choreograph theoretical synchronized swimming routines with each other, and that's something you could do by yourself. [more]
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I really miss the era of video games that knew you had to have something called narrative, but didn't seem to give a shit about what that meant.... [more]
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showbiz_liz: 42% of North Carolinians weren't born in North Carolina! When we moved to Cary, NC from Massachusetts in 2009, we were told that the name of the town was an acronym for Containment Area for Relocated Yankees.... [more]
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Ghidorah: The rainbow page seems at odds with the professional white background. You could have a 10 or 20 pixel wide band of color for each post running along the left margin for the PWB.... [more]
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Perhaps it would be less complicated if we divided it in two. "Global Voices" one month for posts by users outside the US (I wouldn't get into the complications of West/South/Whatever. Let people decide for themselves what "outside the... [more]
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pb: I hear what you're saying nobody, Story of my life. [more]
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MCMikeNamara: "particularly great, at least to me, is that the surnames "Savage" and "Yoffe" seem perfect for Westeros" House Savage. Sigil: A red phallus on a purple field. Words: Good, giving and game.... [more]
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I’m the third Dear Prudence. I believe the original has been retired for 15 years and is living like a king in Patagonia. [more]
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killThisKid: I didn't think I'd ever re-capture the feeling of exploration, discovery, loneliness, and panic that Metroid managed to create. There has never been creepier, more ominous music in a video game than this.... [more]
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aroberge: They may notice some other minor things that need fixing up (it's easy to get used to some minor annoyances and become blind to them) and do so which would be to your advantage. Yeah, I also wouldn't ask for money, but I might say,... [more]
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ob1quixote: It's too bad they don't show the AFL games on ESPN anymore. (Also Irish Hurling, but that's for another time.) I used to love watching AFL games on The Deuce when I had insomnia. One of those games I'd still put in the Top Ten... [more]
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In veterinary medicine, we often say that dogs and cats are born with "three legs and a spare," as amputation of one limb rarely seems to trouble them (there can be knock-on musculoskeletal issues down the road as a side effect of increased... [more]
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Greg Nog: OH MY GOSH I AM GOING TO TRY THIS I expect a liveblog. [more]
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Another short TV series would be The Fall. Truly amazing, unique performances. It's on Netflix streaming. [more]
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A Dark Room is... unique. [more]
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elgilito: The only solution is to have more active non-US participants. Divabat's initiative is a step in the right direction, but "global-themed" FPPs won't help if they're derailed into "And now here's the US perspective on... [more]
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Maybe they are playing a long con? Start him out looking like a rumpled alcoholic drifter and gradually shift his look/voice/everything so that by the end you can't help but think he is the most fashionable, appealing man in the world?... [more]
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While we are on the subject of safety in turning lanes, this may seem basic, but I'm surprised at the number of drivers who don't follow this rule: While you are waiting in the turning lane, DO NOT have your wheel turned to the left, but keep it... [more]
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I would guess the assignment is trying to get at "Why is it called 'bubonic' plague and not, say, 'pinkeye' plague or 'runny nose' plague?" They are looking for the meaning of the word "bubonic" within the phrase "bubonic... [more]
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joseph conrad is fully awesome: I'm getting a cat sometime in the future and I'm looking around at all the tchotchkes I have on flat surfaces with dread. Our cats almost never do this. I mean, they'll knock shit over because they are... [more]
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Huh. I'm a pharmacy purchasing manager, and we have a product manufactured by Valeant that we buy very rarely, and every time I try and buy it they have cut down the number of authorized distributors, and I need to set up an account with a different... [more]
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I feel like this is relevant. [more]
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All of us here at the Postmo Arglobal Corporation really appreciate your engagement with our brand. [more]
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SEARCH THEE HITHER AND YON FOR TALES OF RONALD PAULUS [more]
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We could just come up with a generic design that means "US CURRENCY" in movies/TV, like we have done with 555-1234 phone numbers and Oceanic Airlines.... [more]
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1. It's really not a big deal. Just mention the car accident and the broken toe, and they will understand. 2. Especially if you send them a really nice gift. 3. It would be pretty sketchy to go to a different East Coast wedding the following week.... [more]
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I should add: I don't have a problem with how the guy looks, in general. I don't find him creepy or anything, but I just can't figure out why they would carefully choose that look for a TV commercial. It's a perfectly fine look, but it makes zero... [more]
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thebrokedown: Flashbacks to Wendy's Frosties. Leave it on the dashboard? No problem! Well, other than your Frostie being hot. Yeah, no. When you grab a Frostyâ„¢ with your Son of Baconatorâ„¢, you gotta eat the Frosty first, or else you are... [more]
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that's candlepin: Nationally, it's Cs and Ds across the board. With one B for solid waste. Woohoo! We passed! [more]
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Real hats are rare enough that any rules that were once followed have atrophied to the point of meaninglessness. [more]
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