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Randomness XII: Eighteen! Purple! Squirrels!

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Just can't get motivated to do much today, been able to get a few things done but the drive isn't there. Hoping that will change when I go to the Hearthstone tournament.

 

The Roughriders did win against the hated Blue Bombers though though, so it's bee a good day.^_^

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1 minute ago, Knochensack said:

 

Have you ever come to Hamburg to see the place she came from? If no - should you ever come here to see the place, let me know. When I have got time I'll come over and show you a few places (miniature wonderland for instance).

No, I've never been to Germany. I want to go someday. My wife and I like to travel over to Europe and our last trip was a cruise that started in Rome. 

 

Hoefully next year we can do another European trip! I'll let you know when we plan on visiting Germany for sure. ::D: 

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I felt like a fool today...

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So I ate one.  It had apricot in it.  Very tasty.:B):

 

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Just now, alchemist said:

I felt like a fool today...

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So I ate one.  It had apricot in it.  Very tasty.:B):

 

I hope you at least put an axe in its skull beforehand. 

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5 minutes ago, alchemist said:

I felt like a fool today...

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So I ate one.  It had apricot in it.  Very tasty.:B):

 

 

I saw this on the Activity page (where images and hidden content are never quoted) and thought "How did it taste?"

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So finally one of the big vacation/travel trips is upon me (YEAH!!!). With all the fires in the state, I better keep a eye on the NW fire map website.....

 

Looking I see there is at least one that will be close enough to the highway (26) but according to the site, containment is set for the 6th. Still that is just a day or so before we leave. Friday is the day we leave this week. At least there isn't anything burning on my side of the state!

 

 

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7 hours ago, Pezler the Polychromatic said:

Is it odd that my birthday falls on a full moon this month? ( or vice versa)

 

On average, that will happen 2-4 times in your life. So it's more odd than a solar eclipse and less odd than a total solar eclipse where you live.

 

2 hours ago, Knochensack said:

Ordonance of that size could easily hurt someone ...

 

Somebody should tell the Luftwaffe, the RAF, and the Army Air Corps. It's important information.

 

:B):

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On 4.9.2017 at 2:49 AM, Doug Sundseth said:

Somebody should tell the Luftwaffe, the RAF, and the Army Air Corps. It's important information.

 

:B):

 

Oh, Luftwaffe already knows it. As far as I remember from reading in the newspaper, they dismissed a certain degree of their heavy armament. Makes sense - everyone in the world produces more, so we have to reduce to keep the overall balance.

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And finished my second figure for the weekend (Rosie, Chronotechnician). No show off thread on that one, since I didn't even bother to try to take off the mold lines. Just something to sit and paint on.

 

Probably going to try to paint more on my second ReaperCon entry tomorrow, Anvalla from Bombshell. I've had it in my mind to paint a cowboy figure and put it on a 3D printed Texas base, but have run out of time on that. However, I realized I can do the same thing for Anvalla. I'll just make it anvil shaped instead of Texas shaped.

 

Now to find the time for that.

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3 hours ago, haldir said:

So finally one of the big vacation/travel trips is upon me (YEAH!!!). With all the fires in the state, I better keep a eye on the NW fire map website.....

 

Looking I see there is at least one that will be close enough to the highway (26) but according to the site, containment is set for the 6th. Still that is just a day or so before we leave. Friday is the day we leave this week. At least there isn't anything burning on my side of the state!

 

 

I keep wishing for rain but they never seem to get it to the right side of the continent...  Hope the fires all behave and stay put.  It's been a hot and dry enough summer that I'm really ready for an air conditioner.  On the plus side, it sounds like they finally got air conditioning in the local schools.  So yay!!  My kids don't have to melt when school starts right in the middle of a severe heat warning.  :rolleyes: 

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Hubby says no, but I feel like there'd be less pain if I just chopped my toe off.

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15 hours ago, knarthex said:

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And that was how I looked...

 

 

EEEEKK!!! A DROW!!!

 

Great outfit George! Hope you had fun!

 

13 hours ago, ub3r_n3rd said:

Crazy they are still finding bombs that old. I thought it was a terrorist thing without much context since they seem do be trying to do bombings or running people over with vans/trucks.

 

You don't want to know what is waiting in the North Sea just off the Dutch/Belgian coast.

Even older.

Just after WW I  ( Yes ONE, the Great War) tons of chemical warfare ammo was buried there.

 

We will have to wait..till they corrode or resurface.

Then we can fully enjoy the wonders of Mustard Gas, Chlorine and Nerve Gas..

I'll bet sealife will be excited when it happens.

It is all a matter of time and nobody seems to care that much.

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Cleaning out my closet, in which we had stashed stuff while the roof was being repaired.

 

Not sure what to do with the stereoscope and pile of old and reprint views; the "Peanuts" board game which, based on the chatacter designs, has to be 1950s (it includes a six-sider that has shattered but doesn't know it yet, totally crazed); or the collection of vintage hats which I'm hoping the moths did not get into.

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1 hour ago, Glitterwolf said:

 

 

You don't want to know what is waiting in the North Sea just off the Dutch/Belgian coast.

Even older.

Just after WW I  ( Yes ONE, the Great War) tons of chemical warfare ammo was buried there.

 

We will have to wait..till they corrode or resurface.

Then we can fully enjoy the wonders of Mustard Gas, Chlorine and Nerve Gas..

I'll bet sealife will be excited when it happens.

It is all a matter of time and nobody seems to care that much.

Dislike extremely! :angry:

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