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  1. johnbryanpeters

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    Well?
     
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  2. eric strt6

    eric strt6 Resident Curmudgeon

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    Its raining,

    My next door neighbors house go broken into at 8pm last night. Punks went in through her side gate as smashed the glass of her back sliding door. They tried my place but I have locks on my gates and 8 foot fences ( I heard my gates rattle but I assumed that it was the wind gusts from the storm). Guy across the street saw them and they ran to a waiting car when he came outside. It would seem that they got away with zero of her belongings as they were just getting started when the neighbor came out.

    It will be a shit show on the highway this morning
     
  3. I Are Baboon

    I Are Baboon Run, Forrest, Run!

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    I slept in this morning and now I am sleepy and groggy. wtf.
     
  4. StiHacka

    StiHacka Compensating for something

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    Work is turning interesting, moar responsibilities and work on the horizon, but likely without any additional perks. Oh well, I need the job to pay for all my dental expenses. Rain today so if I ride, it will be a short-ish late night easy exercise.
     
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    RoboDonkey713 Monkey

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    Rain coming into town right about the time I get to get out for a ride tonight. Want to ride, but not a large fan of riding in the rain when the temps are in the high 30's. I guess we will see how much the BS O'meter rises over the course of the day.
     
  6. Adventurous

    Adventurous Starshine Bro

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    Mornin!

    Frame arrived yesterday and I spent the expected time oogling it. Even managed to have it fall on the floor and chip the paint off the bottom of the ISCG tab, glad I got that out of the way so early.

    Surprisingly, the biggest challenge in the whole build will be tracking down a 32.6mm seatpost clamp. None of you punks happen to have one of those laying around do you?
     
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  7. stevew

    stevew unique white person

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    listening to heaters "matterhorn"......
     
  8. StiHacka

    StiHacka Compensating for something

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    No but I know how to fix it:
     
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    Adventurous Starshine Bro

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    Oh trust me, I already have a brake cylinder hone in my Amazon shopping cart with thoughts of hogging one out to the right dimension. I'd rather avoid that if need be of course.
     
  10. Pesqueeb

    Pesqueeb bicycle in airplane hangar

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    2 steps forward, three steps back. Stupid motorcycle.

    You bought a new bike?
     
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    roflbox Turbo Monkey

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    Monocle time
     
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    slyfink Turbo Monkey

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    was your neighbour home? That's kinda disturbing...

    rain here. bit of a gong-show day in store. parent-teacher night tonight. no riding. (I will wait till tomorrow night when all the muck is frozen solid).
     
  13. jstuhlman

    jstuhlman We noticed.

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    65* and sunny? nothing on the calendar after lunch? ride and trailwork time!!!
     
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    canadmos Mater Slayer

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    Last nights ride was a blast. Only three of us showed up. We did the two steep chutes in the forest, which was interesting in the dark, in the rain and on wet leaves.

    Its freakin' windy here. Might head out for another ride tonight, but I think it'll be on the donkey bike.

    Forgot to make a lunch for work, dammit.
     
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  15. jonKranked

    jonKranked Press Button, Receive Stupid

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    our department got moved to a new building. i feel like i'm in an episode of the office. i'm going to start dressing like dwight schrute. beets. bears. battlestar gallactica.
     
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  16. kazlx

    kazlx Patches O'Houlihan

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    Aye. Finishing out 28 hours of OT this pay period. Combined with baby teething and not sleeping and I'm beat.
     
  17. SkaredShtles

    SkaredShtles I love NEWCASTLE and will ONLY drink NEWCASTLE!!!!

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    Interesting... our department is being moved *today* to a new building.

    Which is odd, since 90% of our department works from home and is scattered all over the country. :think:
     
  18. Westy

    Westy the teste

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    Everything I look at today pisses me off.

    Except bear gifs. Thank god for bear gifs

     
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  19. Greyhound

    Greyhound Trail Rat

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    Good Morning!!

    Team meeting this morning...everyone thought I was being extra-agreeable with the issues on the agenda - but actually, I just had to pee really bad.
     
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    new cube is too small. just smashed the hell out of my knee on a filing cabinet
     
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  21. SkaredShtles

    SkaredShtles I love NEWCASTLE and will ONLY drink NEWCASTLE!!!!

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    Is it a "new, modern, collaborative" floorplan? 'Cause those are AWESOME.

     
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    i'll sneak a picture later. low cubes.
     
  23. Toshi

    Toshi Harbinger of Doom

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    The co-worker who should retire called in sick today. I in turn called in the backup person to replace her. Backup person was not pleased, which is understandable.

    We're getting new offices 1Q 2018. Smaller, which is not necessarily bad as my current one is big but shitty, but also all glass and on the same floor as the chairman as opposed to halfway across campus. I see why they're doing this and am trying to wrangle some new computer gear out of the deal, but there are definitely downsides as well.

    You could have whipped it out and pissed into a shrub, like Weinstein but not quite.
     
  24. johnbryanpeters

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    Fucking propane technician(s) has/have still not arrived...
     
  25. skibunny24

    skibunny24 Enthusiastic Receiver of Reputation

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    Mornin' folks! Day three of sick kid, though the fever is so low I have a feeling he will be ready to get off the couch in a couple hours. Asked teacher for homework to catch up before returning tomorrow, so I will just be home playing teacher at that point. Until then, coffee in hand, fire in the wood stove, charcoal drawing materials are out, and list of things to do by my side. I think it'll be a good day!



    What about people with bears?
     
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    jonKranked Press Button, Receive Stupid

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    they forgot their propane accessories
     
  27. Nick

    Nick My name is Nick

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    those open collaborative office layouts are THEE WORST. Kill list.
     
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  28. TN

    TN Hey baby, want a hot dog?

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    Kind of floating thru the day today. disconnected but in a good way. digging being isolated with my headphones on for the moment.
    Loud music is a must today. and a heady breakfast burrito
     
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    TN Hey baby, want a hot dog?

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    while i think a kill list is a bit drastic...i agree.
     
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    TN Hey baby, want a hot dog?

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    yes, im sure your coworkers & those milling about under the clocktower are very grateful for Bear gifs.

    ever meditate?
     
  31. TN

    TN Hey baby, want a hot dog?

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    oh!!! and getting some skiing at St. Marys in on Saturday & Loveland on Sunday.
    gunnamobthamuthafuckinblockyo
     
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    My oil burner technician called me 30 minutes before the appointment yesterday and informed me he was knee deep in oily mess and won't have time again until next week...
     
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    mandown Poopdeck Repost

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    Cannot person today.
     
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    Nick My name is Nick

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    Careful on Saturday, heavy snow Friday night on shitty weak facets.
     
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    TN Hey baby, want a hot dog?

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    Rolling with my squad, some of who are ski patrol, and always have lots to teach me. hopefully its stable.
    worse case we head to WP & ride the chair.
     
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    rideit Bob the Builder

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    we just hit 100" for the season at JH.
    gonna be spicy avy wise.
    I am so glad I quit the 'real world' before all of this 'open office' bullshit...
     
  39. SkaredShtles

    SkaredShtles I love NEWCASTLE and will ONLY drink NEWCASTLE!!!!

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    Fixed that for you.
     
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    Westy the teste

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    No need, I have bear gifs.
     
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