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Message 1346442 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 7:36:49 UTC

Winning ater midnight local.
Came home froma meeting and found the neighbor's dogs in my yard. Kitties all escaped unharmed, but I spent an hour repairing the fence (by flashlight/torchlight), then had to go to the store to get cat food.....
Quick pass here, then off to bed.....
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Message 1346444 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 7:39:11 UTC - in response to Message 1346442.

Winning ater midnight local.
Came home froma meeting and found the neighbor's dogs in my yard. Kitties all escaped unharmed, but I spent an hour repairing the fence (by flashlight/torchlight), then had to go to the store to get cat food.....
Quick pass here, then off to bed.....

I have had to make a midnight kitty food or litter run a few times meself.
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Message 1346462 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 8:46:19 UTC - in response to Message 1346422.
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Winning at work

TGIT for me. Don't have to work tomorrow :)


Lucky you.
I have to work on saturday also.

Winning.
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Message 1346465 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 8:54:46 UTC
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Well it's not exactly work, but today I travel 40 miles to act as secretary at a club committee meeting.

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Message 1346490 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 11:08:18 UTC

Good afternoon win
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Message 1346492 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 11:14:43 UTC

My bedroom has you all beat. There's just enough free space for me to go straight in from the door and sit on the foot of the bed to get dressed.

Winning when I should be heading for the shower. Free breakfast at work today!

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Message 1346509 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 12:16:10 UTC

Lunchtime win

3 more hours to go...

@Mike: That sucks...
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Message 1346565 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 15:34:13 UTC

Except for 1 bedroom that I use for storage, no room where I live looks like that room, the storage room does come close though, but it's a bit better organized.

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Message 1346579 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 16:40:29 UTC

Better late than never!

I helped Eric box up the final things in his den this evening, so I'm down here later than usual. We are doing some home improvements and we had to empty his den so that bookshelves can be built in, the room can be painted and new flooring can go in. It is a shame I had to do a major home remodel just to get that man to clean his room!

Eric's den was getting ridiculously out of control. My next step would have been to call the Health Department and get the room condemned!


Aww... it wasn't THAT bad ... then again .... I hope the Badgers clock gets to be put back :-))

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Message 1346584 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 16:51:55 UTC

Winning at work.

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Message 1346598 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 17:33:30 UTC

In the lead, just about to polish off tea...
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Message 1346602 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 17:38:02 UTC

Oh and being it's March 14th, HAPPY PI Day!!!

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Message 1346639 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 19:10:40 UTC - in response to Message 1346602.

Oh and being it's March 14th, HAPPY PI Day!!!

Pi has its own language, so to speak. The book "Not a Wake" by Mike Keith is written in Pilish, a style of writing where the letters in each word follow the digits of pi. These are the first two lines of the book:

Now I fall, a tired suburbian in liquid under the trees,
Drifting alongside forests simmering red in the twilight over Europe.


Count the letters of each word: 3, 1, 4, 1, 5, 9, 2, 6, 5, 3, 5, 8, 9, 7, 9, 3, 2, 3, 8, 4, 6. They spell out pi, and the book continues the pattern to 10,000 digits, the first novel to do so. It's a challenging way to write, so Keith, a computer programmer by day, developed software that alerts him when a word doesn't fit the sequence.

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Message 1346641 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 19:13:27 UTC

so Keith, a computer programmer by day,


Hmmm, seems his employers haven't given him enough to do ....

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Message 1346645 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 19:29:01 UTC

YOOHOOO!!!! Winning with a car AND a new place to live:)))
540 euros a month and only free the 1st of June but hey, I did it!
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Message 1346646 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 19:33:09 UTC

ToooT TooooT ToooooooT


When is the house warming party?
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Message 1346649 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 19:37:44 UTC

Congrats Julie


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Message 1346652 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 19:48:09 UTC - in response to Message 1346646.

ToooT TooooT ToooooooT


When is the house warming party?



I guess somewhere in June :)


@Bernie: thanx:)
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Message 1346665 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 20:24:24 UTC

Winning while OD'ing on Mucinex.
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Message 1346666 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 20:25:57 UTC

Woohoo! Congrats Julie :)
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