Froggy the Great

Randomness XII: Eighteen! Purple! Squirrels!

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Spent the day outside being lazy on my lounger. Blue sky with no clouds but because there's been a light cool breeze all day it's been very pleasant. Not too hot.

Just entered my first Reaper order of the year in the online store as I don't want to miss out on this months mini.

Ordering minis always makes me happy so this afternoon has turned into a better day than it started.

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Well, I didn't quite melt. It is 28° C out there, so pretty close to melting point for us Canadians, but there is a breeze. Nice new place, but it needs a few more squirrels, to deal with all you nuts.

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6 minutes ago, ShadowRaven said:

Well, I didn't quite melt. It is 28° C out there, so pretty close to melting point for us Canadians, but there is a breeze. Nice new place, but it needs a few more squirrels, to deal with all you nuts.

 

:blink:

 

The AC in our apartment is set to 78 Fahrenheit (25.5 Celsius).... 

 

Huzzah!

--OneBoot :D

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Posted (edited)

*abruptly hits the brick wall while trying to catch up* Hi, all!

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28 minutes ago, OneBoot said:

 

:blink:

 

The AC in our apartment is set to 78 Fahrenheit (25.5 Celsius).... 

 

Huzzah!

--OneBoot :D

AC such a nice idea....

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...you guys.

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Rain/windstorm rolling through. Starting out strong.

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2 hours ago, EldritchEladrin said:

Had to stop and count the squirrels to make sure there were indeed 18 purple squirrels. You will all be pleased to know that this thread is legit.

 

 I immediately did the same upon opening the spoiler...

 

 

1 hour ago, canuckotter said:

You know, one of the things I love the most about this place is that this kind of thing is completely reasonable here. :lol:

 

 I hate it so, so, sooo much when I'm catching up on the last couple of pages of the thread and come up with some really awesome replies to posts...which have been locked.  :down::down::down:

Usually, the threads end while I'm at work and then I have to catch up on twenty pages of posts before I can start reading the new one. But at least three separate Randomness threads have ended while I was in the process of typing something brilliant.

 

 

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4 hours ago, David Brawley said:

 

Ah that fresh thread smell...

It's not bad, but I prefer fresh baked bread.

 

3 hours ago, Grayfax said:

Wow... I missed the closing of the last thread by 20 PAGES?!?!?

I know I checked it this morning... Huh... 

Yeah, the end of a randomness thread is sort of like a great white shark feeding frenzy; except of course that the sharks aren't anywhere near as rabid.::D:

 

3 hours ago, knarthex said:

You killdid the last  thread only 5 posts into p 999....

I find this disturbing...

What?!? HERESY!!!!

 

1 hour ago, OneBoot said:

Been a pretty good day so far. I had my optometrist appt, and got to wow him with one of my painted minis (I brought one plus a paintbrush to demonstrate what focal strength I needed), and his reaction was priceless. He was all :blink: "Wow, you actually paint such tiny things?!" :lol: He also immediately saw why both my current prescription and generic reading glasses don't work so good for me for painting. So he had me hold the mini like I was painting it and tried a few different lenses over the top of my existing ones, and found a good match pretty quickly. Huzzah, no more eye strain!! :bday:

 

Then I stopped by the food area (I go to Costco optical) for a polish dog and ice cream since they're super yummy and crazy cheap, and happened to run into an acquaintance there. We talked about clothes and Disneyland and how stupidly hot it is outside.

 

Next I was finally able to pick up my new inhaler prescription (the one I've been carrying around is... *checks* ...2 years out of date :unsure: ), so my lungs will be less likely to spontaneously kill me now.

 

And now I'm back in my air conditioned apartment, where I get to hang out with you crazy people, and there's yummy leftover shepherd's pie in the fridge for dinner tonight. So yeah, good day so far. ^_^ 

 

Huzzah!

--OneBoot :D

Hurray for the right glasses!!

 

Also, 18 purple squirrels? I think someone spiked your coffee/tea/breakfast drink of choice, Froggy.

 

Soooo, it's Monday evening, anyone know what that means?

Yup, I'm back in New Jersey.

Again.

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20 minutes ago, Chaoswolf said:

It's not bad, but I prefer fresh baked bread.

 

Yeah, the end of a randomness thread is sort of like a great white shark feeding frenzy; except of course that the sharks aren't anywhere near as rabid.::D:

 

What?!? HERESY!!!!

 

Hurray for the right glasses!!

 

Also, 18 purple squirrels? I think someone spiked your coffee/tea/breakfast drink of choice, Froggy.

 

Soooo, it's Monday evening, anyone know what that means?

Yup, I'm back in New Jersey.

Again.

just in time to see a really disappointing state fair!

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Whatcha talkin' about, @Werkrobotwerk?

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 Crap.

 

 

 it probably would have worked out better if I'd actually gotten around to cooking the chicken I bought tonight for tomorrow's lunch... :rolleyes:

 

Welp, orf to McD's, and cold McDoubles again tomorrow, lol.

 

 

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Just now, Chaoswolf said:

Whatcha talkin' about, @Werkrobotwerk?

you're in new jersey. the state fair is happening right now. you could go see it, but it is not very good.

 

(the snake woman was just a woman with her head sticking through a board with a drawing of a little tiny snake)

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3 minutes ago, Chaoswolf said:

Whatcha talkin' about, @Werkrobotwerk?

 

 NJ State Fair at the Meadowlands, June 22nd - July 9th...

 

 

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While I appreciate your kind invitation, I believe that I would rather be dipped in honey and rolled in hornets.

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Domo arigato.

 

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