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impolite posted to the Imp This Ride board. 4 hours ago

Weekend Plans

Anyone?

Tonight we dine out and pick a paint color; tomorrow I head to T's hometown for another "girls night in" and MIL with the women of the family, and then Sunday it's a day of rest.

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impolite replied to the Penguin Place board. 9:01 AM

Re: Fly-By Update: Eff Cancer

Can't quite collect my thoughts enough to post anything coherent.

{{{{{{MOI}}}}}

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impolite replied to the Imp This Ride board. 8:58 AM

Re: Topic O' The Week: The Long Game

I have a series of personal folders to which I sort my email in a folder stored on the C drive. This enables me to shortcut the space limitations. There is a way to change the storage location but I forget how.

Close Outlook > Move [more]

Wed Feb 25

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impolite replied to the Imp This Ride board. 5:17 PM

Re: Something I want so bad

Meta-alert: just placed the order through smile.amazon.com....which supports the local library.

Fun!

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Tue Feb 24

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impolite replied to the ROTJob's Cubicle board. 3:51 PM

Re: Latest work story

I guess my job requires mind-reading as well as technical skills...

I had no idea you worked here! Hi! What row of soul-sucking cubicles are YOU on, I'll pop over!

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impolite posted to the Imp This Ride board. 1:13 PM

Topic O' The Week: The Long Game

What prompted this post is a Long Game on something paid off big time recently, and up until that point New Coworker (who observed both "resolutions" below) was completely baffled by my approach. He actually slow-clapped upon seeing the [more]

Mon Feb 23

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impolite posted to the Imp This Ride board. 3:32 PM

Something I want so bad

....and is now in my amazon cart for when I order next time:

http://tinyurl.com/lq5ujzv

SQUEE!

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impolite replied to the Imp This Ride board. 3:23 PM

Re: Food 'n' whatnot

HI I WAS SERIOUSLY WONDERING HOW YOU GUYS WERE!!!!

I think y'all hang out elsewhere but not here and I totally, like actually last night, was wondering how The Windchasers et al were doing!

HI!!!!! How are you both?!

Thanks [more]

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impolite posted to the Imp This Ride board. 11:09 AM

An Update on the Bathroom

Work came to a stop for a couple of weeks after T's knee surgery. He was shocked to discover that it needed recuperation time to feel better. </eyeroll>

As of last night, the plumbing is done (the shower head is now much much higher [more]

Thu Feb 19

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impolite replied to the Imp This Ride board. 9:42 PM

Re: Food 'n' whatnot


I'm curious. Are you still getting your free night once a week?


Yep.

Work has been insane for both of us lately, so some weeks (like this one) I moved it to a better free day, but I get at least one a [more]

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impolite replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 9:24 PM

Re: password insecurity

impolite,

Have you considered what happens if someone's eavesdropping on your session w/ a keystroke logger?

PM


While I am away from home or work I try not to connect at all; since I control the network and [more]

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impolite posted to the Imp This Ride board. 4:58 PM

Food 'n' whatnot

I made a goal at the beginning of the year to try a new crockpot recipe each week. This is in anticipation of Baseball, which starts* in March and ends** in October for us each year.

So far the only keepers are a potato soup recipe (Paula [more]

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impolite posted to the Imp This Ride board. 4:02 PM

Girls can use computers, too!

From the Barbie: I Can Be a Computer Engineer line of thought....

Last night at the grocery store, teenage cashier, male, sees the company logo on my shirt and asks "what does that stand for?"

I tell [more]

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impolite replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 9:33 AM

Re: Window Inserts

We recently replaced all our windows and doors and yes, it was a significant difference!

As for the inserts - I think you could make them relatively cheaply with plexiglass and 1xs. Every winter we used the plastic coverings you use a hair [more]

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impolite replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 9:19 AM

Re: password insecurity

I keep my list on a thumb drive. Small enough to go in my pocket.

Late to the party, but: I keep mine in a spreadsheet that lives in my personal* email.

So if I forget a password, I just have to remember how to log into my [more]

Sun Feb 15

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impolite posted to the Imp This Ride board. 1:16 PM

Lent this year

I am giving up Coke* and candy this year.

Still trying to decide if Monster is pop-enough to count as Coke.

Anyone else playing along at home?

impolite

* pop, soda, what have you

Sat Feb 14

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impolite replied to the Penguin Place board. 10:03 AM

Re: Fly-By Update: DD

Could you look at it from either of these perspectives instead?

1)Pharmaceutical. Less a "drug" and more controlled substance?

OR

2) Akin to job working in a brewery?

Maybe that would [more]

Fri Feb 6

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impolite replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 2:03 PM

Re: The Power of Frugality and Long Term Investi

My uncle, age 67, died suddenly yesterday.

I'm sorry for your loss.

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Thu Jan 29

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impolite replied to the ROTJob's Cubicle board. 9:09 AM

Re: Heeeeeelp

Where I live you can go to the mall to this phone repair place and buy a new screen for about $60, installed, and there's probably internet instructions for doing likewise (buying and installing the screen). I think it involves a hairdryer to melt [more]

Sat Jan 24

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impolite replied to the Imp This Ride board. 10:04 PM

Re: FYI

Yes, still smoking. GRR.

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