TLPTPW - 181 Beware the Ides of March

Message boards : Cafe SETI : TLPTPW - 181 Beware the Ides of March

To post messages, you must log in.

Previous · 1 . . . 6 · 7 · 8 · 9 · 10 · 11 · 12 . . . 25 · Next

AuthorMessage
Profile Donald L. JohnsonProject Donor
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 5 Aug 02
Posts: 8211
Credit: 5,591,648
RAC: 7,074
United States
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.....
Donald
Infernal Optimist / Submariner, retired
ID: 1346442 · Report as offensive
kittymanProject Donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 9 Jul 00
Posts: 47700
Credit: 851,995,750
RAC: 123,896
United States
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.
Always remember.....kitties are all Angels with fur.
'Cat lives matter.'

Have made friends in this life.
Most were cats.
ID: 1346444 · Report as offensive
Profile MikeProject Donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 17 Feb 01
Posts: 30179
Credit: 53,249,466
RAC: 21,786
Germany
Message 1346462 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 8:46:19 UTC - in response to Message 1346422.  
Last modified: 14 Mar 2013, 8:47:04 UTC

Winning at work

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


Lucky you.
I have to work on saturday also.

Winning.
With each crime and every kindness we birth our future.
ID: 1346462 · Report as offensive
Profile Shannock9
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 4 Jul 99
Posts: 1396
Credit: 631,117
RAC: 79
United Kingdom
Message 1346465 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 8:54:46 UTC
Last modified: 14 Mar 2013, 8:57:59 UTC

Well it's not exactly work, but today I travel 40 miles to act as secretary at a club committee meeting.

Shannock9
Consultant Bureaucrat (retired)

ID: 1346465 · Report as offensive
Profile William
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 14 Feb 13
Posts: 2037
Credit: 17,210,271
RAC: 10,257
Message 1346490 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 11:08:18 UTC

Good afternoon win
A person who won't read has no advantage over one who can't read. (Mark Twain)
ID: 1346490 · Report as offensive
David S
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 4 Oct 99
Posts: 17698
Credit: 22,367,017
RAC: 4,261
United States
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!

David
Sitting on my butt while others boldly go,
Waiting for a message from a small furry creature from Alpha Centauri.

ID: 1346492 · Report as offensive
Profile Julie
Volunteer moderator
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 28 Oct 09
Posts: 33413
Credit: 10,936,386
RAC: 9,022
Belgium
Message 1346509 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 12:16:10 UTC

Lunchtime win

3 more hours to go...

@Mike: That sucks...

rOZZ
MUSIC
ID: 1346509 · Report as offensive
Profile zoom314
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 30 Nov 03
Posts: 58243
Credit: 42,793,156
RAC: 5,732
United States
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.


Join the Resistance!!
Batman: Some days you just can't get rid of a bomb.
I've been using this Pink Cowl of Batman since Jan 28th on FB.
ID: 1346565 · Report as offensive
Profile Chris SCrowdfunding Project Donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 19 Nov 00
Posts: 39469
Credit: 28,939,230
RAC: 25,696
United Kingdom
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 :-))
ID: 1346579 · Report as offensive
Profile MikeProject Donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 17 Feb 01
Posts: 30179
Credit: 53,249,466
RAC: 21,786
Germany
Message 1346584 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 16:51:55 UTC

Winning at work.

With each crime and every kindness we birth our future.
ID: 1346584 · Report as offensive
rob smith
Volunteer tester

Send message
Joined: 7 Mar 03
Posts: 14375
Credit: 200,259,585
RAC: 258,025
United Kingdom
Message 1346598 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 17:33:30 UTC

In the lead, just about to polish off tea...
Bob Smith
Member of Seti PIPPS (Pluto is a Planet Protest Society)
Somewhere in the (un)known Universe?
ID: 1346598 · Report as offensive
Profile zoom314
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 30 Nov 03
Posts: 58243
Credit: 42,793,156
RAC: 5,732
United States
Message 1346602 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 17:38:02 UTC

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


Join the Resistance!!
Batman: Some days you just can't get rid of a bomb.
I've been using this Pink Cowl of Batman since Jan 28th on FB.
ID: 1346602 · Report as offensive
Profile Shannock9
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 4 Jul 99
Posts: 1396
Credit: 631,117
RAC: 79
United Kingdom
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.


ID: 1346639 · Report as offensive
Profile Chris SCrowdfunding Project Donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 19 Nov 00
Posts: 39469
Credit: 28,939,230
RAC: 25,696
United Kingdom
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 ....

ID: 1346641 · Report as offensive
Profile Julie
Volunteer moderator
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 28 Oct 09
Posts: 33413
Credit: 10,936,386
RAC: 9,022
Belgium
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!

rOZZ
MUSIC
ID: 1346645 · Report as offensive
rob smith
Volunteer tester

Send message
Joined: 7 Mar 03
Posts: 14375
Credit: 200,259,585
RAC: 258,025
United Kingdom
Message 1346646 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 19:33:09 UTC

ToooT TooooT ToooooooT


When is the house warming party?
Bob Smith
Member of Seti PIPPS (Pluto is a Planet Protest Society)
Somewhere in the (un)known Universe?
ID: 1346646 · Report as offensive
Profile Bernie Vine
Volunteer moderator
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 26 May 99
Posts: 8871
Credit: 47,139,809
RAC: 30,458
Message 1346649 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 19:37:44 UTC

Congrats Julie


"Sometimes it is the people no one imagines anything of who do the things that no one can imagine."
ID: 1346649 · Report as offensive
Profile Julie
Volunteer moderator
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 28 Oct 09
Posts: 33413
Credit: 10,936,386
RAC: 9,022
Belgium
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:)

rOZZ
MUSIC
ID: 1346652 · Report as offensive
Profile Blurf
Volunteer tester

Send message
Joined: 2 Sep 06
Posts: 8858
Credit: 10,510,031
RAC: 6,366
United States
Message 1346665 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 20:24:24 UTC

Winning while OD'ing on Mucinex.


ID: 1346665 · Report as offensive
Profile Dimly Lit Lightbulb 😀
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 30 Aug 08
Posts: 14652
Credit: 3,492,314
RAC: 10,167
United Kingdom
Message 1346666 - Posted: 14 Mar 2013, 20:25:57 UTC

Woohoo! Congrats Julie :)
ID: 1346666 · Report as offensive
Previous · 1 . . . 6 · 7 · 8 · 9 · 10 · 11 · 12 . . . 25 · Next

Message boards : Cafe SETI : TLPTPW - 181 Beware the Ides of March


 
©2017 University of California
 
SETI@home and Astropulse are funded by grants from the National Science Foundation, NASA, and donations from SETI@home volunteers. AstroPulse is funded in part by the NSF through grant AST-0307956.