Froggy the Great

Randomness XII: Eighteen! Purple! Squirrels!

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15 hours ago, Mad Jack said:

 

 Okay...  :huh:

 

So apparently, they're teleporting photons into outer space now...   :blink:

 

I read that!

Awesome, it has begun.

These are the first steps into real teleportation.

 

 

15 hours ago, knarthex said:

home sick in bed all day...

20 pages of nuclear krill???????:blink:

 

Tis a far, far stranger place......

 

Feel better soon, when working outside make sure to bring a bottle of rum water with you.

And what's with the Nuclear Krill bashing?

You must be having a fever, I know you're a fan!!!

 

14 hours ago, OneBoot said:

 

 

NUCLEAR KRILL is here to stay! \m/

 

I mean, they've got a website, a wiki page, a facebook page, dozens of adoring fans, and soon merchandise. That makes them legit in mah book. :B):

 

Huzzah!

--OneBoot :D

 

In a few months Rolling Stone or another popular Music Magazine might feature an article about Nuclear Krill

The biggest sensation in years!

And why haven't we heard from them before?

Are they the best kept secret of Rock???

 

13 hours ago, ub3r_n3rd said:

Heh, just gone one of those calls from "Windows Technical Support" from a guy who called himself "Andrew" and he has a horrible fake Indian accent.

Him: "we are getting a warning from your computer with many errors and a virus"

Me: "what error exactly"

Him: "a horrible error." 

Me: "Let me speak to your supervisor."

Him: "he's busy on the floor right now."

Me: "I want to know exactly what error you are getting"

Him: "it's a very bad malicious error"

Me: "which computer is this coming from?"

Him: "how many computers do you have?"

Me: "18."

Silence for a few seconds and then

Him:"you don't have 18 computers!"

Me: "yes, I do."

Him: "nobody has 18 computers!"

Me: "well I do, which computer are you getting the error from?"

Him (Dropping the Indian accent as he becomes exasperated): "you are full of broccoli, nobody has 18 computers!"

Me: "well I do, why are you cussing at me? I thought you worked for Windows and would be happy that I have 18 computers?"

Him: hangs up on me! ::(: 

 

I would've continued the game for a few more minutes as I love to really aggravate these scammers bwahahahahahah!

 

HA! I love this.

You should answer in a similar fake Indian Accent.

 

Rajih? is this you?

Why do you think something is wrong with my computer?

YOU programmed it for me!!!

 

3 hours ago, Unruly said:

My roommate's girlfriend ran into the mythical "parent who never says no" yesterday. She said she was at the doctor's office waiting, and a little girl tried to climb into her lap. So she puts her hand on the kid's shoulder to stop her, and looks at the girl's dad. The dad then tells the girl that she should ask before trying to climb into someone's lap. So the little girl asks, my roommate's girlfriend says no, and the little girl throws a fit. The dad then tells my roommate's girlfriend that they never tell the girl no so long as she asks first, and that she should just let the kid sit in her lap. And when my roommate's girlfriend continued to say no, even the dad got indignant.

 

All that crosses my mind in that regard is that they're future guests on a show like Dr. Phil. The little girl looked to be about 6 or 7, meaning that behavior is getting some strong roots. Her teenage years are going to be interesting for her parents...

 

Right! One little spoiled princess coming up.

After a childhood where "no" is not an answer, she will learn the hard way, won't be able to cope with it, because HEY! I was special.

Then she will turn to the first person who will treat her like a princess ( at first) and then it's all downhill from there.

Career Choices are: Burnt Out, Depressed, Abused, Addict, Golddigger.

 

WAY TO GO PARENTS!!!!

 

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13 minutes ago, Thes Hunter said:

Once Im out of bed, I should never let myself get back into bed.

But the sleep is sooo much better the second time.  Especially after a nice hot shower... 

 

Hmm... why does everyone have to crowd the coffee pot in the summer?  Some of us have forum reading work to do and need caffeine to krill it...

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Morning all!

 

I'm trying to stay busy this morning to fight of the feeling of uselessness, ha! I hope all is well with everyone! Thoughts and prayers still going out to @Sirithiliel

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11 hours ago, Pezler the Polychromatic said:

SQUEEEEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!

We got a new game store in town! And with a dedicated RPG spot in the basement! And I know who the owners are! And they're competent!

 

:bday:

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*ambles thru the thread gulp-guzzling his coffee, eyes crusted over with sleep* ugh time to get to work. Have a good day all!

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9 minutes ago, ub3r_n3rd said:

*ambles thru the thread gulp-guzzling his coffee, eyes crusted over with sleep* ugh time to get to work. Have a good day all!

 

I started taking two 3mg tablets of Melatonin an hour before I wanted to actually get to bed. When I actually do it, I sleep pretty well. Last night was decent. 

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So, I noticed something interesting on the package of new stroopwafels that I bought:

 

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So what does Groot mean in Dutch or Deutsch?

 

1 hour ago, David Brawley said:

86 degrees at 9am...

 

:zombie:

 

I'm drinking my coffee too quickly this morning...

Iced Coffee FTW ?

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1 minute ago, Pezler the Polychromatic said:

So, I noticed something interesting on the package of new stroopwafels that I bought:

 

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Just now, TGP said:

So what does Groot mean in Dutch or Deutsch?

 

Iced Coffee FTW ?

Ew, no. Coffee should be hot and black. Just like tea. 

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8 minutes ago, David Brawley said:

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Ew, no. Coffee should be hot and black. Just like tea. 

but can there be dopple groot?

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Oh dear... The little nap I took this morning, because I wasn't feeling too perky, turned into an extra six hours sleep.

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So... after really going through the books for the last 8 months, I legit like 1st Edition AD&D better than 2nd now.  I started this as a silly what-if, but it has grown on me and I've gone grognard.  I even like the psionics and super weird Bard.

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Morning, all.  Hope everyone is having a decent day.

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2 minutes ago, aku-chan said:

Oh dear... The little nap I took this morning, because I wasn't feeling too perky, turned into an extra six hours sleep.

 

But do you feel perkier now?

 

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1 minute ago, buglips*the*goblin said:

So... after really going through the books for the last 8 months, I legit like 1st Edition AD&D better than 2nd now.  I started this as a silly what-if, but it has grown on me and I've gone grognard.  I even like the psionics and super weird Bard.

There is something to be said for old school. I prefer the slightly simpler Rules Cyclopedia edition (mostly for ease of hacking), but I totally get you.

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