Why are YOU eccentric?

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Why are YOU eccentric?

Postby Garneta on Sat Nov 24, 2007 4:57 pm

Felt like starting a new topic...ya don't have to list all your reasons at once...since we don't have too many people on here, the thread might be pretty short that way!

I'll start. Even though the lids on the woodchuck ciders are twist-off, I use the bottle opener on them.
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Postby Jonmisc on Sat Nov 24, 2007 5:34 pm

I own a shortwave radio and actually use it. That's pretty eccentric these days (here in the States at least).
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Postby Ciararavenblaze on Sat Nov 24, 2007 5:38 pm

I tend to eat things like chips, fries, pretzels, even vegetables like green beans, brussels sprouts and so on. in pairs.
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Postby Garneta on Sun Nov 25, 2007 7:31 am

I collect superballs.
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Postby Ciararavenblaze on Sun Nov 25, 2007 7:36 am

the texture of wood really gets to me unless it's been freshly taken from a tree (not treated or whatever the hell it is they do to it), polished and/or lacquered.

and I'm talkin', I HATE tongue depressors and popsicle sticks. won't even eat a popsicle unless I know it's on a plastic stick and not a wooden one.
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Postby Garneta on Sun Nov 25, 2007 12:33 pm

I have something against babies. They freak me out. Don't even want to get near one of the things.
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Postby Ciararavenblaze on Sun Nov 25, 2007 4:04 pm

I sort my different-colored candy (like gobstoppers) into groups that consist of one of every available color.

then I eat the group that consists of only one color.. before moving on to the one that consists of two, etc.
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Postby Ruby Falls on Mon Nov 26, 2007 1:20 pm

I have an obsession with picking at dried paint and glue. It has to be on the containers or my hands, though.

I have to eat Skittles in threes if they're a larger bag.
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Postby Garneta on Mon Nov 26, 2007 3:11 pm

I wear mismatched socks a lot of the time.

I sort my candy by color too, but I always save the best for last...like m&ms have to be eaten in this order: Brown, orange or yellow (that varies depending on the day), red, green, and finally blue.
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Postby Ruby Falls on Mon Nov 26, 2007 4:49 pm

I shout "son of Frank'n'furter" when I'm surprised. The heathens look at me like I've grown a second head. The Rocky Whore-ers look at me in shock and say "how the **** would that work!?!?!?!?".

I think that Tim Curry is a million times more dreamy than Orlando Bloom. Especially when he's in a corset and fishnets. *drools*
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Postby Ciararavenblaze on Tue Nov 27, 2007 9:07 pm

hahah! Kat, I eat my gobstoppers in a particular order too! grape, red, yellow, green and then orange. :D
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Postby Garneta on Wed Nov 28, 2007 8:55 am

I have a giant stuffed leopard that lays on the treadmill next to my bed. Every night when I'm going to bed I pat it on the head and say, "Goodnight, Big Cat."
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Postby Ruby Falls on Wed Nov 28, 2007 12:32 pm

I say goodnight to my picture of Paul McCartney sometimes.
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Postby Ciararavenblaze on Wed Nov 28, 2007 2:55 pm

I strongly favor even numbers.
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Postby Ruby Falls on Wed Nov 28, 2007 5:50 pm

I used to have to start walking on a new flooring or a staircase with my left foot. If I didn't, I'd have to hop twice on my left to start over.

I have to crack my right heel exactly four times or else I have to do it again.
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Postby TomSFox on Wed Nov 28, 2007 6:58 pm

Garneta wrote:I have a giant stuffed leopard that lays on the treadmill next to my bed. Every night when I'm going to bed I pat it on the head and say, "Goodnight, Big Cat."

Oh god, that's cute!
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Postby Garneta on Wed Nov 28, 2007 10:20 pm

XD :shucks:
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Postby Ciararavenblaze on Thu Nov 29, 2007 5:14 am

certain favorite songs of mine get listened to a LOT--on repeat.

I haven't listened to much music, other than American Doll Posse, because I've been listening to the PBS Soundstage performance of Black Dove when I do feel like listening to something.
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Postby Garneta on Thu Nov 29, 2007 7:37 am

I do that too with the repeating songs sometimes. I also go through artist phases...right now I'm listening to 'Marry Me Jane' a lot.
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Postby Ruby Falls on Thu Nov 29, 2007 12:50 pm

I like to test people's sixth senses. *stares*
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