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Zulema ❧ spicy cocoa tart
RT @bettylies: No one ever said Renee Zellweger's old face was beautiful until she got a new face.
The first time someone told me I looked like Renee Zellweger, I looked so confused they had to tell me it was a compliment. - Heather
Awww, she was cute like a doll with those squinty eyes. - Zulema ❧ spicy cocoa tart from Android
But if you have that kind of squinty eye - I've got them - you hear things throughout your life like "ooh, you've got thieves eyes!", so I can understand the desire to change. I wouldn't spend the money because I've got other things to do with it, but I can see why she did. - ellbeecee
Steve and 4 other people
List of things you think are gross but other people seem to like for some reason.
Fish. - Jenny H. from Android
Stuffed Bell Peppers. (Sorry, Jenny!) - (Curtis) Alan Jackson
Prepackaged bread/pastry. - Meg VMeg
Poptarts, any and all flavors. - Janet
Anchovies - (Curtis) Alan Jackson
Peanut butter - Stephen Mack
5 guys - Todd Hoff
Shellfish - David Lounsbury from iPhone
Beets. - Joe
Raw tomatoes. - Heather
Beets, black beans, cilantro, squash. - Bren - pseudo-Buddhist from iPhone
Cilantro, pigs feet, khaki pants, hair gel, lots of candy types, dryer sheets, anything with sodium lauryl sulfate in it. - t-ra supports #LOLSpidra from Android
Mayonnaise, sour cream, cottage cheese - unless hidden in recipes where I can't see them. Cilantro. - Mary B: #TeamMonique
natto - Rodfather
Avocado and Justin Bieber - Kevin Fox
Eggplant, olives, pickled almost anything (exc. kimchee). - Walt Crawford
Marshmallows, lemon meringue pie, key lime pie, sugary beverages, Starbucks coffee, cheap beer, cottage cheese with fruit in it (I like mine plain), sugar and milk in farina (I prefer mine with butter, salt, & pepper), Italian fruit cake, fruity herbal teas, Earl Gray tea (smells like hair gel) - April Russo
Other people - Iain Baker
Iain wins. :-) - Tamara J. B. from FFHound(roid)!
Red vines. Peeps marshmallow thingies. Radicchio and frisee. - Laura Norvig
Broccoli. Cauliflower. Taco Bell. - Kevin (aka ThreadKilla)
red wines?!?! - мик
all organ meats, durian fruit, felching, the GOP, every song from "Frozen", my own navel - Big Joe Silence
red wines = love. red vines = hate - Laura Norvig
Melly - #TeamMarina
RT @jodyallen_sahm: I thought it was a food baby - http://buff.ly/1vMlGAh @newscomauHQ
RT @jodyallen_sahm: I thought it was a food baby - http://buff.ly/1vMlGAh @newscomauHQ
Things like this terrify me. - Heather
I felt both my babies moving from around 16 weeks, and there's no way I could have gone as long as her without figuring it out, It was either that or aliens. - Melly - #TeamMarina
There's a mom at my kid's school who was pregnant with twins and had no idea she was pregnant until a month before she delivered. They were her 6th pregnancy. - Anika
It's so crazy! - Melly - #TeamMarina from FFHound!
WarLord
#nanowrimo Pre-Nov 1 nano novel musing or it's only October 22 which story idea do I like better. The story I want to tell is modern day magic mixed with coming of age in suburbia. One idea is of course our young protagonist trained by modern day wizard. I have a "meets cute" so it starts nicely BUT of course the older wiser mentor
Can sorta kinda take over story from our young hero. Plus of course rules are boring - WarLord
Second idea, the protagonist finds a Grimoire and teaches himself to be wizard. This has advantages of more mistakes and hapless experiments as he works his "painful" way into competence. Plus maybe nice conflicts with wizards and any wizard ruling council as he blunders about. I kinda like "B" better BUT - WarLord
The Grimoire the wizard cook book is essential and how I get that book into his hands is driving me nuts. I'm thinking a book sale maybe a box of books for $10- $20 bucks but again how to make the Grimoire be ignored by all until Dylan finds it??? - WarLord
I like the idea of stumbling on a book. Dylan could be cleaning someone's attic/basement/garage and find it, the person doesn't know what it is so they let him keep it. Could be at a book sale, tucked away behind some other things, maybe planted there for him to find? Box lot at an auction that he sees something he wants and the book is at the bottom with a few others. The cover could be grimy and indistinct, which is why people ignore it. - Heather
^ that one's easy. It looks like an ordinary book to everyone except that kid. He has the "gift" so he can read it. - m9m, Crone of FriendFeed
I thought about "ordinary book" thing... I like cleaning out the trash.... Dylan does good deed adventure ensues. I thought about box of books also containing enclosed book stand that concealed this book... I dunno taking out the trash maybe with a side of ordinary looking book - WarLord
Of course maybe I need to expand my "palette of colors" I mean kid discovers magic, adventures ensue - where have we read that before? If I go with "taking out the trash" literally anyone could discover the book. An adult, not necessarily an orphan or sullen loner etc etc That makes an accidental wizard a very different story - WarLord
Victor Ganata
Funny how the people who keep saying voting is a waste of time only talk about how all the candidates and parties are the same. They never mention the fact that you're also voting on state, county, and city measures that will totally affect your life in very concrete ways.
That's because they're simple-minded. It's too hard for them to think that much. - Anika
Plus of course the parties and candidates are NOT the same but hey simple minded - WarLord
I assume they've never voted and have no idea that there are things like ballot questions. - Heather
People who "choose" not to vote come up with the most remarkable reasons. And it's SOOOOOO difficult to register and vote (esp. in states with permanent absentee ballots, like California). Thus us aged and, unfortunately, them extremists take over the gummint because we'll take the time to be part of it. - Walt Crawford
Heather
Chris just pulled the cat out of the rabbit cage...
And he keeps chasing the bunny away from the scratching board... - Heather
Are the animals confused or are we? - Heather
As long as the cat is t trying to eat the bunnies, you should be okay. - Katy S from iPhone
holly #ravingfangirl
We had to say goodbye to miss nessa today. She was loved by many. http://t.co/tjiA7VkRg8
We had to say goodbye to miss nessa today. She was loved by many. http://t.co/tjiA7VkRg8
Oh Holly, I'm so sorry. - lris
I'm so sorry, Holly. - Corinne L
{Holly} - Pete : Team Marina
Oh, Holly. *huge hugs* - Laura
I'm sorry, Holly. *hugs* - Anne Bouey
Awful to hear, I'm so sorry, Holly. - Stephen Mack
sorry to hear, Holly - MoTO: Team Marina
So sorry. I can't imagine what I'll do when I get to this point with either of my cats. - COMPLICATED MR. NOODLE
I'm sorry for your loss. - Marie
Really sorry for your loss. - Jen
Oh Holly. I'm sorry. Many hugs - Hedgehog
I'm so sorry, Holly. Sending love. - ωαřмaiden ❤Bassetmom❤
<3 - Kristin
*hugs* - Heather
Oh no! Holly, I am so, so sorry. I was really hoping she could pull through. *hugs and hugs and hugs* - vicster: full-bodied
***hugs*** - Kirsten
I'm so sorry! - Katy S from iPhone
:( - Jenica
oh so sorry. sooo sorry. She's in kitty heaven now, eating all her favorite foods & snarfing up catnip and doing All the Things. - Stephan!e•CogSc!L!brar!an
I'm so sorry. What precious pics. - YvonneM
I'm so sorry for your loss, Holly. - Tamara J. B.
So sorry...what a face...so pretty! - Bash
*hugs* - bentley
So sorry, Holly. - Friar Will
I am so sorry. It's the worst. - Meg VMeg
Sending all my love and hugs xoxoxoxox - Melly - #TeamMarina
I'm so very sorry. Sending good thoughts and hugs. - Galadriel C. from Android
I'm sorry, Holly. - Brent Schaus from iPhone
I'm so sorry :( *hugs* - Jennifer Dittrich from FFHound!
So sorry *hugs* - Halil
*hugs* RIP, Miss Nessa. - Jenny H. from Android
WarLord
This is PERFECT “Why #Gamergaters Piss Me The F*** Off” by @ChrisWarcraft https://medium.com/@ChrisW... Chris Kluwe speaks truth to idiots #ftw
Like this: "... (#Gamergate, for those unaware, is what happened a bit over a month ago, where an angry neckbeard posted demonstrably false allegations about his ex-girlfriend, claiming she slept with video game site reviewers for better scores for her games (again, demonstrably false), and then a whole bunch of other angry neckbeards on the Internet went full Denis Dyack and spitfrothed themselves into national attention by making an array of threats on numerous female game developers, including ones about their death, tried to hide behind a shield of “it’s about journalistic ethics because they said gamers are dead,” and generally proved why the Internet needs to be burned to the ground and the ashes salted. If you’re curious about the details, here’s a good background link.) ..." - WarLord
Or this "... You slopebrowed weaseldicks with zero reading comprehension and even less critical thinking skills who think an article claiming “Gamers are dead” is something bad? Fuck me sideways with a sandblaster. It’s like all you can do is look at this collection of words, scratch yourself uneasily, and then run off to look for grubs. Your reaction (and I am not making this up,... more... - WarLord
This is the best thing I've ever read. AMAZING! - Heather
THIS 1000x. "In fact, #Gamergaters, if your concern really was ethics, the very first thing you would be saying about this whole mess is, “Holy shit, get these fucking misogynistic creeps away from us. Let’s find a different hashtag to assemble under RIGHT FUCKING NOW.” You’d be doing everything in your power to make sure the legitimate cause you’re concerned about wasn’t hijacked or used as a shield by those with no other agenda than to make women and minorities afraid, simply because they can." - rönin
Jason Toney
RT @tumbirsposts: I CANT STOP LAUGHING SOMONE HELP http://t.co/NPEhNlxExw
RT @tumbirsposts: I CANT STOP LAUGHING SOMONE HELP http://t.co/NPEhNlxExw
Is he related to Phteven? - Heather
Perfect - WarLord
The "m" is silent AND invisible. - vicster: full-bodied
Heather
Candid Diversions: 31 Realities of Life for an INTJ Woman - http://www.candiddiversions.com/2014...
Candid Diversions: 31 Realities of Life for an INTJ Woman
Candid Diversions: 31 Realities of Life for an INTJ Woman
"31. You'll meet other women who understand you, "Get you" and think you're perfectly normal, but only on the Internet and they'll all live far away from you." - Heather from Bookmarklet
Heather
She got up, so I put the iPad on my lap. She meowed at me and demanded her spot back. - Heather
Steve C Team Marina
Was just discussing this with co-worker - I'm not allowed to go to Knotts Scary Farm (Halloweened out amusement park here in Oct) or similar Halloween scare the beejezus out of you places. My fight or flight instinct is set to fight so if something jumps out at me I punch it in the face then kick it in the balls then call its mother names.
The 16 year olds playing zombies for minimum wage probably deserve better than that. - Steve C Team Marina
I was nearly thrown out of Knotts Scary Farm years and years ago for inserting myself (and thus touching them) between a cast member and a little kid he was terrifying. - Soup in a TARDIS
Oh, Steve! I can just imagine this. Probably for the best that you don't go. XD - Spidra Webster
My friend got pulled off a hay ride accidentally once. Another time we were forced into the fun house after the hay ride and I crashed into 4 people when my flight instinct kicked in. I haven't gone back. - Heather
Heather
Finally got to meet the fur baby. Totally in love
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She likes the bird toy I got her, but I haven't gotten a pic yet. - Heather
Lo
Lo
I'm officially transitioning from baker to pastry chef. It may seem an abstract difference, but I feel gratified and respected, and I like about the fact that there's a tinge of affirmative action in play. It's kinda crap that historically women belonged in the kitchen, but only men were good enough to go pro. Further good news in comments.
For the folks that follow my story, bless you kind souls, I talked to the executive chef (my direct boss) a bit more about my injury. Physical therapy is going well, but it's slow and I'm daunted by the job ahead. The restaurant opening got delayed another week, so that's good for me. Now I will get a week of training alone in the kitchen with EC. I can run through our opening dessert menu, and he'll work with me some on bread (by far my weak spot, I am lord of desserts but bread was always my husband's domain). If I can't keep up with the workload, they will hire an assistant for me... the most qualified other applicant for my job, an older man who specializes in bread. So that'll be incredibly helpful, and I gotta say it feels great that someone wants to hire me this bad. After my demoralizing experience losing my last job, I am very fortunate to have someone pursuing me when the thought of me pursuing a job was a bit overwhelming. Feeling grateful is the best, y'all. - Lo
It sounds like you landed in a very good situation. Congratulations! - bentley
That's fantastic! - Spidra Webster
I know the difference, & I'm impressed :-) - Starmama from FFHound(roid)!
<3 - Heather
That's really great, Lo! - Jenny H. from Android
Chris Topher
So this happened.
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She is very cuddly and incredibly curious. She also seems to thoroughly enjoy chicken! She is still going through some gastro issues that she's had for the past week, but I am confident it will pass soon. - Chris Topher
I can't wait to meet her. - Heather
Oh! Basic info: Her given name is Trinket, she is 5 months old, quite small for her age, and quite the talkative kitty...and is OBSESSED with sneaking into the bathroom o.0 - Chris Topher
The bathroom is where that revolving scratching veil is. - Spidra Webster
She is battling diarrhea at the moment. The adoption center gave us some bland food to mix with some regular food. Since we got her home around 3, she has had it 3 times so far. Does anyone have any tips/tricks for us until she gets better? - Chris Topher
A layer of newspaper in the bottom of the litter box will make it easier to clean, and until she gets better, you will have to clean it very frequently, so don't put that much litter on top of the newspaper. - April Russo
Thanks April! - Chris Topher
Shannon - GlassMistress
Mom's version of 'Give the dog a bone': vTake sliced beef bone from freezer and boil it to death. Remove marrow and any meat bits. Pin dog's ears behind her hair with a hair clip (standard poodle with very full ears). Give the do the bone. Demand dog take it out on the porch. Raise voice at confused dog (porch door is closed). Apologize to dog
....and open door. Wait 30 seconds and freak out that dog will get something on porch carpet. Take bone away from dog and spread sheet on floor. Return bone to dog. Go wash dishes used to cook bone. - Shannon - GlassMistress
Why does she remove the marrow and meat? - Anika
Why does she cook it? Honestly I'm not asking her, she'll assume I'm criticizing (which I might be) - Shannon - GlassMistress
Raw bones are safest because they're softer. #troublemaker - Heather
The marrow is the best part. - bentley
Starmama
Does anyone know of FREE online resources for rental listings that are not craigslist or government?
I don't see much that appears in your budget but this group on FB would be a good place to post what you're looking for and see if people have suggestions. https://www.facebook.com/groups... - Spidra Webster
Is there a FB page for your area? I live in a smaller town but people are always posting local houses and apartments for rent. - Trish R
You are in Oakland though. My bad :( - Janet
The local humane society had this on their website. http://www.myapartmentmap.com/pet_fri... - Heather
Spidra, a friend of mine is an admin of that group, as I found out when she approved my join request :-) - Starmama from FFHound(roid)!
I hope someone there is able to hook you up. - Spidra Webster
Looks like it's all shared housing, which section 8 doesn't allow. But I'm searching everywhere, even though there's really nothing. - Starmama from FFHound(roid)!
That's why I'd make a post to the group. Tell people what you're looking for and they can keep their eyes out for you or may already know of something. - Spidra Webster
I don't know. I will say that Padmapper theoretically pulls from multiple sources besides CL but in my limited experience the non-CL postings had a much higher frequency of seeming shady or bogus. - Andrew C (✔) from Android
Yeah I have saved text I'm posting everywhere, even where I doubt there'll be any results. - Starmama from FFHound(roid)!
Do you have Nextdoor.com? - Yvonne Renee from FFHound!
Found this when I was searching on Section 8. Don't know if the rentals I'm seeing are, though. One is a $1,200 in Richmond, another is a $1,300 in Oakland. http://www.crpmrealty.com/rental-... - Spidra Webster
This place seems free to look. It has filters for dogs and for Section 8. http://www.walkscore.com/apartme... - Spidra Webster
Thank you! - Starmama from FFHound(roid)!
Johnny
One of the issues when talking about #GamerGate stuff is subtly, context and truth. The gent I was talking too this morning is 100% correct when he said you end up killing far more male enemies in a game than the one female the inspires the protagonist. The problem is the only reason a female character is in there is to inspire...
... that protagonist to go on a killing spree. - Johnny
So I'm correct and he is correct. He may not be right in the wider context BUT he isn't just some deluded keyboard masher - Johnny
That's a big part of the reaction to Anita Sarkeesian's videos. She looks at the overall picture, but the people who react so negatively focus on each game independently of each other. - Heather
I also think for a number of gamers (myself included) play in such a way that unless it's a heavily story-driven game, I skip the cutscenes. I don't necessarily always see the underlying storyline and the tropes, although I am usually conscious of it. I can honestly say I've played a number of games that have been called out during Gamer Gate that I missed the things that caused issues. - Johnny
Vampire Hunter DYSP
Dear females who use the laundry room: please make sure you grab all your laundry out of the dryer. I'm tired of finding g-strings in my basket.
Bunneh...we know that those are yours - Sir Shuping is just sir
No way. I dry clean my delicates. - Vampire Hunter DYSP
Maybe it's a hint. - Heather
Hmm, there was that one ginger at the pool a few weeks ago ... - Vampire Hunter DYSP
a ginger?? was it the Doctor?? - Sir Shuping is just sir
No, although she did say something about a sonic screwdriver. - Vampire Hunter DYSP
Andrew C (✔)
Feminism’s ugly internal clash: Why its future is not up to white women - Salon.com - http://www.salon.com/2014...
"White women’s feminisms still center around /equality/, a point on which Traister and Shulevitz converge. Black women’s feminisms demand /justice/. There is a difference. One kind of feminism focuses on the policies that will help women integrate fully into the existing American system. The other recognizes the fundamental flaws in the system and seeks its complete and total transformation." - Andrew C (✔) from Bookmarklet
I haven't read it yet, but I'm fairly confident I'll love it. - Morgan Fugel from Android
As much as I identify as a feminist, I'm guilty of being naive about the differences between experience and goals of white women and women of color. I've read several articles about white feminists not understanding feminism as a whole, But I'm lost on where to educate myself. If anyone knows of something (especially something akin to the Invisible Backpack style) to start with I'd love to know about it. - Heather
Eric - It's My Thing
Our first Trader Joe's is now open. What are your go to Trader Joe's items?
pain au chocolat (frozen, trust me...), naan, simmer sauces, ginger granola cereal, Italian blood orange soda, lavash... I'm forgetting a bunch of stuff... - Bren - pseudo-Buddhist
The Indian shelf-stable meals. The Indian frozen meals are pretty good, too. They're cheaper on dairy than most grocery stores. Their ice cream is private labeled Double Rainbow and is some of the best richest non-chunky ice cream you'll find. The mushroom hors d'oeuvres are to die for. I will scarf those in one sitting if someone doesn't stop me. I second the Italian blood orange soda.... more... - Spidra Webster
OOH! I remembered something else: they have pre-marinated meats. kalbi, carne asada, and the like. Those have been really good, too. - Bren - pseudo-Buddhist
The already-cooked carnitas is good to grab when you're too tired to do more than heat something up. - Spidra Webster
Harvest Hodgepodge frozen veggies (great for stir fry), frozen chicken breasts, turkey bacon (both regular and pepper), flavored sparkling water, organic lemonade, pomegranate lime juice (great with vodka), chicken apple sausage, guacamole, hummus, salsa especial (refrigerated section), salsa autentica (near the tortilla chips), simmer sauces (the masala one is my favorite), olive... more... - Corinne L
OH YES. The carne asada is so good you want to slap someone. Ground beef & ground turkey are great too. - Corinne L
I need to get the pomegranate lime juice next time I'm there... this is going to be one of my favorite threads, I can tell. - Bren - pseudo-Buddhist
They used to have a chicken salad sandwich on pretzel bread... I don't know if they still have it (pre-made, refrigerated section) but if they do... it was great. - Bren - pseudo-Buddhist
I am so hungry now. Eric, will your Trader Joe's be selling beer & wine? If so, and you like good wine, I'd recommend getting friendly with their wine buyer as they will clue you in to some great deals. - Corinne L
I can't even imagine a TJ's not selling wine. Wine & cheese were what the store was founded on. (That is, you've introduced me to the novelty of TJ's in possibly dry counties...) - Spidra Webster
Oh, I can't stress this strongly enough: get on the Fearless Flyer mailing list, or make sure you check it regularly online. I've made a number of discoveries reading that. - Bren - pseudo-Buddhist
In several places back east grocery stores can't sell beer, wine or liquor, Spidra. It was quite a shocker when I moved to CA 14 years ago & went to Safeway or Vons and there were ALL THE BOOZY THINGS. - Corinne L
We have a state law that a single entity can only sells alcohol at one location. They chose the Denver store for the booze. - Eric - It's My Thing from iPhone
*kisses the ground of California* - Spidra Webster
HA HA HA Spidra! - Corinne L
Jo-Jo's, always get the Jo-Jo's. Never be embarrasses to impulse buy the check out counter chocolate, you can't go wrong. - Heather
I swear by their handmade tortillas. - Stephen Mack from iPhone
Maple cream cookies. - Rochelle *boom* Hartman
Cheeses! Kalbi - my kids would eat it every day if I let them. Uncooked bratwurst. Their Clif bars tend to be cheaper than elsewhere. - Jaclyn aka spamgirl from Android
Pre-made curried chicken salad. TJ's brand pita crackers. Indian simmer sauces. Naan. Their pre-made thanksgiving stuffing is tasty. - Lnorigb from FFHound!
Peanut butter, apple sauce, coffee, Californian olive oil, roster red pepper soup, frozen pizza, ginger cookies, meat,syrah cheese, sprouted grain bread - Mr. The Jason Fleming from Android
The apple cider. - Julian
I should give their Fort Worth store another chance, armed with a shopping list from this post. - Greg GuitarBuster
pain au chocolat. And more pain au chocolat. - Glen Campbell
Nuts, California e.v. olive oil (local makers with $20/half liter EVOO say "get TJ's if you can't afford ours"), Israeli cous cous, maple syrup (we get Grade A Canadian, but there's also Grade B and Vermont), the three-small-chocolate-bars-in-a-wrapper Dark and Extra Dark varieties and the organic Extra Dark chocolate bars. Oh, and dried fruit. - Walt Crawford
Their nuts and dried fruit are wonderful! I keep a bag of the mesquite almonds in my drawer at work for snacks and their sweet and spicy pecans and dried cranberries are very tasty in salads. I also love their mild cheddar and triple cream brie cheese and they have a smoked mozzarella that was very good in my omelette the other night. - vicster: full-bodied
Do they have anything that is not pre-made? - Elena
Yes - you can get cheese, meats, vegetables etc. - Glen Campbell
Lots of stuff, Elena. TJ's is like any other grocery store in many respects, just on a smaller scale. Most of their items are TJ's own label(s). You could conceivably do all your grocery shopping there, but if there are certain brand items you want (e.g., Coca Cola products, Tyson poultry) you would have to go to your local major supermarket. - Corinne L
Coffee. Nuts. Frozen green beans. Appetizers. Frozen Indian foods. Simmer sauce. Pumpkin butter - Christina Pikas from iPhone
COOKIE BUTTER. - Lola Bean (Penguin) from iPhone
OMG how had we forgotten about Cookie Butter? - Julian
I'm not close enough to a Trader Joe's to go very often, unfortunately. When I do visit one, I make sure to check out the cheese selection and the beer and wine. - John (bird whisperer)
I refuse to even try the cookie butter because I'd go back 4 times a week to replenish my stock of it. - vicster: full-bodied
WHAT IS COOKIE BUTTER?? - Elena
The cheap wine been mentioned yet? - Joe
These are great. Joe, the cheap wine will not be available at the Colorado Springs location. Colorado only allows liquor sales at one location. This is why our Costco stores have a separate liquor store run by a small business, but obviously in partnership with Costco. - Eric - It's My Thing
Went to the TJ in Denver today. Got some cookie butter, sipping chocolate, Halloween Jo joe's, beer & wine. Didn't want to get anything that had to be refrigerated since I was an hour away from home. I'll save cheese & other cold goodies for the one her in C/S. - Elena
Jandy
Aw, somebody learned how to use a thesaurus. RT: @TheQuinnspiracy: lmaooooo http://t.co/aJkj9w79WK
Aw, somebody learned how to use a thesaurus. RT: @TheQuinnspiracy: lmaooooo http://t.co/aJkj9w79WK
*applauds ample alliteration* - Heather
Heather
The gorram raccoons are too gorram curious!!
Ain't it the truth. - Spidra Webster
3 were at the front of the house. I opened the window to scare them, but one thought it was a invitation inside. Then I threw a cup of water at them and one came back and looked in the window on the door. - Heather
Victor Ganata
When my girlfriend talks to other people about me, she refers to me as "The Doctor". This sometimes causes confusion among Doctor Who fans.
"sonic screwdriver" #iam12 - Big Joe Silence
Which doctor? - WoH: Professor MOTHRA
/e didn't know Victor had a girlfriend and can't recall him mentioning her before. - Stephen Mack from iPhone
^ more of the same - Anne Bouey
*awaits more information* - Katy S
Is this where I stand in line? *looks around* I think it is. - Micah
Oof. I'm glad I brought a chair. This line looks long. - bentley
SPILL EVERYTHING, VICTOR! - Andrew C (✔)
*passes out popcorn* - Jaclyn aka spamgirl from Android
He mentioned a girl friend and Microsoft demos a new holodeck product. Coincidence? - Todd Hoff
ich weisse so immer, bleibst du bist war - Tastamam★★★★
LOL! - Victor Ganata from iPhone
Believe it or not, she's not holographic! :D - Victor Ganata from iPhone
Although truth be told, we haven't been together for very long. We're not even Facebook Official yet ;) - Victor Ganata from iPhone
I did meet her on Coffee Meets Bagel, so I owe you Andrew big time :D - Victor Ganata from iPhone
I don't know. He is kinda obsessed with holodecks. Hmmmm.... http://friendfeed.com/search... - bentley
She's pretty great :) - Victor Ganata from iPhone
She doesn't have an FF account but she does check my feed :D - Victor Ganata from iPhone
just be belive it....or nothing him self spirit - Tastamam★★★★
Awesome! I liked Coffee Meets Bagel. Hi Victor's Girlfriend! Sign up for FF! - Stephen Mack from iPhone
Lol, I love how it's totally more believable that I have a working full-featured holodeck than that I have a girlfriend :D - Victor Ganata from iPhone
just only live...it is so enough... - Tastamam★★★★
Hi, Victor's girlfriend! - bentley
it is you... - Tastamam★★★★
Hi Victor's girlfriend! ^_^ - Heather
it is too so - Tastamam★★★★
schreibt bitte deutsch oder türkisch denn wiil ich schleck für Sie sagt - Tastamam★★★★
I was afraid it'd be too nosy to ask Victor and I'm glad to see everyone else pressed for the info while I was offline. Hahaha! Congratulations, Victor! Hi, Victor's girlfriend! - Spidra Webster
so bück dich ich mache dich glücklich:))) - Tastamam★★★★
Hi Victor's girlfriend! And boo to Victor and gf for keeping me from losing hope in CMB! - Andrew C (✔) from Android
lick your mother pussy...it is you last story amk - Tastamam★★★★
I sense a disturbance in the Force, as if an account was about to be blocked. - Stephen Mack from iPhone
POIDH. - SAM
Who is 4 star? Don't be douchy 4 star. - Eric - It's My Thing from iPhone
Jandy
RT @wickedgood: THIS IS BULLSHIT, @twitter. My friend is in immediate danger and you won't review it b/c I'm not directly involved? http://t.co/yxC7wcKhju
RT @wickedgood: THIS IS BULLSHIT, @twitter. My friend is in immediate danger and you won't review it b/c I'm not directly involved? http://t.co/yxC7wcKhju
:( - Heather
yeah...i had them give me that bullshit as well when i reported someone that was becoming extremely verbally abusive towards a friend. - Sir Shuping is just sir
I figure it's still worth reporting; maybe if enough people flood them with reports it will somehow get through. I dunno. Maybe not if it's all automated, but I don't know what else to do. - Jandy
it is def. worth reporting. if it gains enough attention as well, as this is is likely to, it may force twitter to at least change the policy - Sir Shuping is just sir
It feels sad and weird that reporting abusive and harassing behavior has a higher bar on twitter than it does in public. I see some woman getting chased down the street and threatened in public, I can call 911. On a public twitter thread? Nope. - Jennifer Dittrich from FFHound!
Jennifer, it's hard not to assume that Twitter thinks a harasser's right to free speech trumps their target's right not to be harassed. "It's unfortunate that you're terrified for your life right now, but he has the right to say whatever he wants." The harassing account has been taken down now, but it's a small victory. It was a sock puppet account made solely for this purpose. - Jandy
Stephen Mack
Poll: You drop a piece of candy on the ground. Do you: (A) Pick it up within five seconds and eat it, (B) Throw it away, or (C) Other
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c: make an art piece with it - Sir Shuping is just sir
B, most of the time - Jennifer Dittrich
B. Always. - Anika
C: don't eat/drop candy - Meg VMeg
B. always - Amit Patel
depends on the candy - hard candy like the one pictured, if sufficiently hard and not too sticky, then A; melty chocolate will most likely be handled with B (but with infinite sadness). - Ken Gidley
Depends on the ground. And yeah, depends on the candy. When I was a kid, we didn't have the five second rule. Instead, we crossed ourselves (it was a Catholic country). All of us kids knew it was safe to eat dropped food if you crossed yourself. :-) - bentley
My answer is similar to Betsy's. :-) - John (bird whisperer)
C, if it's like the candy above I rinse it off. There is no 5 second rule, grossness sticks, but hard candy can be rinsed. - Heather
I suspect Heather's right, but for Jolly Rancher? B. - Walt Crawford
Definitely A - Friar Will
Usually A unless it's a manky floor. A quick visual inspection and blow job normally determines if I have to resort to B. :D - Jenny H. from Android
^^^^ We still talking about candy? or have we switched to "Candy"? - Ken Gidley
Depends on the substrate, but I'd say 95% of the time, B. - Hookuh Tinypants
A. Unless it's sticky and picked up carpet and hair fibers. - Louis Gray
A. for linoleum, tile or hardwood and as long as it's hairfree. Also it depends on the type of candy. - NOT THE CRICKET
A - Janet from FFHound!
D: Pick it up, rinse it off, eat it. - Steve and 4 other people
Pick the carpet/dog hair off and eat it. No time limit. - Ken Morley
B- I probably shouldn't be eating candy anyway. =) - Yvonne Renee from FFHound!
B - always. - imabonehead
A or B, depending on the ground/floor/environment. Would say mostly B. - CarlC
(D) I take a picture of it and post about it. - Stephen Mack from iPhone
Depends on the ground and candy, but I'm probably gonna rinse it off if I can and throw it away if rinsing isn't possible. - Andrew C (✔)
Heather
CAT HOSTING! For a week. ^_^
Dakin is like overfull so they need people to foster until next week's adoption event. Cross your fingers we end up adopting! lol - Heather
Any advice on making guest cat feel welcome? - Heather
Will they have any beds or blankets that are theirs coming with? I usually try to put those, or a fresh towel, someplace a little secluded in case they need a retreat. - Jennifer Dittrich
False alarm, others got there first. But I guess I'm on the list for if they get more cats. - Heather
Shannon - GlassMistress
No dinner until I've made 20 beads...which probably means no dinner :-(
You can do it! - Heather
Damn, did six I didn't needed ... Way to work the list woman! - Shannon - GlassMistress
Yvonne Renee
I feel incredibly lame right now. I was invited to a dinner event by my alma mater called State of Stevens. It's an opportunity to meet the new school president as well as other alumni plus learn about the strategic plan and the latest research and achievements by students and faculty. It sounds REALLY interesting, I just don't want to go...
I don't want to be surrounded by strangers. I don't want to pretend that I belong in that world any more. My husband thinks it's good practice, and he's right, but I can't. I just can't. - Yvonne Renee
So I emailed and said I couldn't make it. Strange that I don't feel better about having made that decision. I'm just so tired and now on top of that I feel lame. =( - Yvonne Renee
I know exactly what you mean. In my opinion, if it seems really daunting, you probably know that it's too much for you. Maybe you would feel less bad (guilty? that's how I usually feel) if you gave yourself a small "make up" task to do? - Heather
Don't make yourself wrong, Yvonne. The perfect event will come when it's time. - Corinne L
Thanks, guys. I think I'll wait for a less formal event to come along. I'll need to find a way to dip my toes back in and not jump in with both feet. - Yvonne Renee from FFHound!
CNN Breaking News
Officials say a tanker plane has been lost fighting a fire in Yosemite National Park. http://www.cnn.com/2014...
:( - Heather
God dang. - Spidra Webster
whoa. - Big Joe Silence
Had a swift moment of panic as a good friend of mine is a tanker pilot. Thank god he immediately updated his Facebook page to let us know he's OK. Apparently he's been up working on the King fire and wasn't sent over to Yosemite. Hoping the pilot is still found alive and well. - Hookuh Tinypants
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