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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby KWill on Sun Mar 02, 2008 8:21 am

The storm "Emma" that hit Europe yesterday and today got the library closed down, because apparently there's the danger of parts of the glass facade falling down.
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby KWill on Tue Mar 04, 2008 10:27 am

And now it's snowing... >=(
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby Ekolter on Tue Mar 04, 2008 2:28 pm

Just measured the snow outside the house. We have a foot (12 inches).
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby Jesusabdullah on Tue Mar 04, 2008 3:00 pm

But Kwill! It's snow! Now is not a time to :(! Now is a time to:

    a) Frolic
    b) Write stuff on the hillsides
    c) Make snow angels
    d) Tell everyone in the area that it's totally snowing, even though they have (hopefully) already figured that one out

;) (It's acceptable to bitch if any case of a vehicle getting stuck in the snow inconveniences you in any way, just so you know)
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby Killbert-Robby on Tue Mar 04, 2008 3:06 pm

We have no snow >:(
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby Vorticus on Tue Mar 04, 2008 3:48 pm

All the snow we have is brown and slushy.
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby Ekolter on Tue Mar 04, 2008 4:58 pm

*RANT*

I'm quickly running out of sick days due to the weather (sleet/ice/snow). My workplace doesn't shut down for weather. Nope, the childcare portion stays open until Hades literally freezes over. Up to us to see if there is danger in driving to work. And being one of the further out, it's not worth it. And on top of it, I have to reschedule my appointment today. So yet another day I need to take off - probably w/o pay.

*End Rant*
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby Jesusabdullah on Tue Mar 04, 2008 8:53 pm

ekolter wrote:*RANT*

I'm quickly running out of sick days due to the weather (sleet/ice/snow). My workplace doesn't shut down for weather. Nope, the childcare portion stays open until Hades literally freezes over. Up to us to see if there is danger in driving to work. And being one of the further out, it's not worth it. And on top of it, I have to reschedule my appointment today. So yet another day I need to take off - probably w/o pay.

*End Rant*


Ouch! This is also a more than legitimate reason to complain about snow. Do you have studs and/or chains, Mrs. K?
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby McDuffies on Tue Mar 04, 2008 9:51 pm

I saw Hannah and Barbera cartoon "Marmaduke and Heatclif" show. What, they were trying to put together lamest of all things? Plus Marmaduke is identical to Scooby Doo.
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby KWill on Wed Mar 05, 2008 3:49 am

jesusabdullah wrote:But Kwill! It's snow! Now is not a time to :(! Now is a time to:

    a) Frolic
    b) Write stuff on the hillsides
    c) Make snow angels
    d) Tell everyone in the area that it's totally snowing, even though they have (hopefully) already figured that one out

;) (It's acceptable to bitch if any case of a vehicle getting stuck in the snow inconveniences you in any way, just so you know)

I said it was snowing, not that it stayed. It came down in droves and promptly melted because temperatures have been in the two digit positives (celsius) up until now. Means, no writing and no snow angels, just icky cold clumps of frozen water coming down. =(
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby Eve Z. on Sat Mar 08, 2008 12:49 am

Last night I saw an anime character that looks exactly like my Sean. Ok, I understand the same hairstyle, but even the same glasses????? :o
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby Mon Ami on Sun Mar 09, 2008 9:47 am

Speaking of snow. I have EIGHT F***IN' FEET OF IT OUTSIDE FLANKING THE DRIVEWAY.
Buses, Universities and companies do not even FLINCH and keep on working despite it xx:
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby KWill on Sun Mar 09, 2008 9:52 am

Mon Ami wrote:Speaking of snow. I have EIGHT F***IN' FEET OF IT OUTSIDE FLANKING THE DRIVEWAY.
Buses, Universities and companies do not even FLINCH and keep on working despite it xx:

I had quite the opposite problem. No snow, but busses have stopped running back in Berlin (as have the underground trains) due to a strike. Tomorrow, the rest of mass transit will join them. The only positive thing I can glean from this is that I made it back home in time.
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby Cuendolin on Mon Mar 10, 2008 3:29 am

I have to move, so time to maximize the relation between the weight I can carry with me and the things I need. Welcome stress!
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby Dr Legostar on Mon Mar 10, 2008 5:24 am

for the first time ever, my comic is going on hiatus.
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby Eve Z. on Mon Mar 10, 2008 8:09 am

I can't use my newly made avatar because it's 3 times as big... :cry: Whoaaaaaa!!!!!
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby KWill on Mon Mar 10, 2008 8:11 am

And you can't just shrink it to 100x100?
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby Eve Z. on Mon Mar 10, 2008 8:32 am

I'd shrink it to 100x100 but it's still bigger than 100 KB. :)
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby KWill on Mon Mar 10, 2008 9:08 am

Yeah, just saw it in the Doodles Thread. Now I get what you meant. Looks neat!
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Re: Revenge of the unhappy thread.

Postby Dr Legostar on Mon Mar 10, 2008 9:26 am

can't you save it as optimized for the web?
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