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arrete posted to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 10:35 PM

100 Most Important Cat Pictures Of All Time

I only got part way through when I knew it must be passed along

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Tue Dec 23

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arrete replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:10 PM

Re: soooooooo

Just have 2 presents left to wrap (for DH). The fam shows up tomorrow for roast beast and horseradish and Yorkshire puddings. And presents. Then on Christmas we have MIL over. She doesn't do crowds well.

Visited the ladies across the street [more]

Mon Dec 22

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arrete posted to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 9:31 PM

So ... should I worry?

DH is listening to an American-Ukrainian truck driver singing traditional Russian songs except with obscene lyrics - and DH understands them.

Here he is. Enjoy.

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arrete posted to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 1:54 PM

Mom kangaroo takes on drone

Too close to her joey.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UFWUlObSgn0

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Sun Dec 21

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arrete replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:11 PM

Re: Windfall

Bacon.

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arrete replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 9:50 AM

Re: Poll: Sex Drive

I told my doctor the simvastatin makes my muscles feel like jello or mush but he doesn't seem to care.
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Well, you should care.

"Stop using simvastatin and call your doctor at once if you [more]

Sat Dec 20

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arrete replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:40 AM

Re: Survival tactics

In the Ukraine they just put the coffee grounds in a cup and pour hot water over it and drink it. No coffee pot, no strainer, no coffee filter, no French coffee press, just a cup and coffee grounds.
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That's just Turkish (or [more]

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arrete replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:21 AM

Re: Best Advice - EVER

When I retired, I was determined to stay away from toxic people. The frown face is my friend.

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Fri Dec 19

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arrete posted to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 12:08 PM

NORAD's Santa Tracker Began With A Typo

>> The red phone rang one day in December 1955, and Shoup answered it, Pam says. "And then there was a small voice that just asked, 'Is this Santa Claus?' "

His children remember Shoup as straight-laced and disciplined, and [more]

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arrete posted to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:34 AM

The Virtue of Amoral Foreign Policy

Good read.

>> a vast military armature has been built up over decades - from ballistic missiles to warships to hydrogen bombs - that proved crucial to a peaceful victory in the Cold War, and the result is a world where morality can be [more]

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arrete replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:28 AM

Re: Liberals Mourn End Cuba Poverty

It's not going to be that fast. It's not going to happen overnight. It will take decades to transition
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Believe me. McDonalds and Taco Bell will be there within a year.

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arrete replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 9:50 AM

Re: Liberals Mourn End Cuba Poverty

In Romania, Pizza Hut was the place to take your date. In Hungary, McDonalds was known as McJobs. Yeah, really horrible to offer the locals a choice. What these bozos have forgotten is that McDonalds et. al. are more likely to have clean [more]

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arrete posted to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 9:15 AM

QOTD

>> We allow screaming campus idiots to shut down lectures and cancel graduation speakers. Why are we surprised when NK gets in on the action? - Iowahawk <<

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arrete replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:39 AM

Re: mumps

I had the shingles shot years ago after a friend of mine suffered for 3 months with shingles. She couldn't wear anything around her waist. It was awful. Also got the new pneumonia shot. The shingles shot is only about 50-60% effective.

Went [more]

Thu Dec 18

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arrete replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:49 PM

Re: Dental update

Jesus definitely hates me.
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Jesus was young and still had His teeth. Of course, He died in His 30s. Always an option. <g>

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