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Randomness XII: Eighteen! Purple! Squirrels!

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25 minutes ago, redambrosia said:

Seriously, boop his nose for me please. :ik_oops:

 

He's sleeping now, but I'll boop that nose in the morning.

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Almost done with Monday!

Already had lunch , just a few more hours till end of workday.

 

I seriously need to relieve stresss,,

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I covered the IR port on my amplifier with tape, and now it no longer acts possessed.  Looks like it was picking up a stray signal.    

 

Easy ghostbusting, tbh.  

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Monday was officially done half an hour ago here. It's half past midnight, and I really should be going to bed, but I'm gearing up for graveyard shifts this month so it probably doesn't matter. :zombie:

Besides, browsing minis on the net is so much more fun...

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13 hours ago, Mad Jack said:

Life may be kicking me in the teeth right now, but I'm biting its ankle with the shattered stumps I still have left as hard as I can...

 

That's the spirit!!

 

8 hours ago, Morihalda said:

 

 I was 10 feet away from that amazing man a couple months ago. I got in line hours early so he could sign my DMG, but they kept letting the "fast pass" holders go in ahead of me. 10 minutes before he came in, they called the end of the line. Ahead of me. Because of those fast passes. :grr:

Dislike!!

I've never really been a fan of 'fast-pass' shenanigans ever since I first experienced their use. I was reminded of this on Saturday at Six Flags.

Anything else I have to say on the subject wouldn't be nice, so I'll stop there.

 

4 hours ago, NebulousMissy said:

 

 

Wait. Can kids stain? :blink:

 

I know they stain everything they touch ::P: but is it like the myth of the 'funny faces stay that way'? If a kid makes a mess often enough does the kid stay messy?

Based on my experiences of watching 2 young men (20&21) grow up, I can safely say 'yes'.:lol:

 

10 minutes ago, Glitterwolf said:

Almost done with Monday!

Already had lunch , just a few more hours till end of workday.

 

I seriously need to relieve stresss,,

Congrats, mine is just getting started, and it's starting off pretty darn cold.

Winter is definitely on the way...

 

Work out?

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43 minutes ago, Cranky Dog said:

Got up in a good mood. ::):

Went to work in a good mood. ::):

Opened up web browser to catch up on the daily news: [Mass shooting in Vegas] ::o:

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Now I'm weeping for America. :down:

Seriously. Reading the headlines this morning was so much sadness :down:

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9 minutes ago, Chaoswolf said:

 

Congrats, mine is just getting started, and it's starting off pretty darn cold.

Winter is definitely on the way...

 

Work out?

 

Will do that tomorrow.

The thing causing stress is job related and will probably be dealt with in November..

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Ub3r_N3rd isn't a country music fan is he?

 

@ub3r_n3rd---check in, please!

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23 minutes ago, Chaoswolf said:

I've never really been a fan of 'fast-pass' shenanigans ever since I first experienced their use. I was reminded of this on Saturday at Six Flags.

Anything else I have to say on the subject wouldn't be nice, so I'll stop there.

 

My only experience with fast passes was at Disney World, and they actually seemed to have done it right. Granted, I had a fast pass, but it wasn't unlimited so after I used it I typically had to sit in the regular line. For some rides you had to schedule a time frame, usually an hour block, where your fast pass was valid. For others, they just had a fast pass line but there was some timer on how frequently you could use it on a particular ride, and if you used it and then tried again it wouldn't always scan. Then, when it came time to actually boarding the rides, if the ride was packed in both lines they'd send in a group of fast passes, then they'd send in a group of half fast passes and half regular, then they'd send a group of regular. At most, it was 2 groups of fast passes for each group of regulars. It made the fast pass line move quicker, and because it was usually shorter you got on faster, but as someone who was on both sides of the line I didn't find it terribly inconveniencing.

 

The only thing that bugged me a bit was that they had just opened a new ride that was listed on the fast pass scheduling as "fast pass not available until [date]." Except apparently there was some kind of VIP Fast Pass or something, because despite the majority of people with fast passes not having access there was a fast pass line that some people were able to use. It wasn't the fact that there were fast passes that bugged me, but the fact that they said fast passes weren't available while still letting some people fast pass it.

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1 hour ago, Cranky Dog said:

Got up in a good mood. ::):

Went to work in a good mood. ::):

Opened up web browser to catch up on the daily news: [Mass shooting in Vegas] ::o:

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Now I'm weeping for America. :down:

*sigh...

 

*hugs @redambrosia I hope this time passes as easily and painlessly as possible for you and yours.

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My sympathies to those who lost someone in the Las Vegas shooting.

I wonder what drove the shooter?

 

Hoping nobody we knew was among the victims.

 

 

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5 hours ago, NebulousMissy said:

 

He's cute. Nose needs a good boop. 

 

Wait. Can kids stain? :blink:

 

I know they stain everything they touch ::P: but is it like the myth of the 'funny faces stay that way'? If a kid makes a mess often enough does the kid stay messy?

 

It's more of a Typhoid Mary sort of thing. 

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Morning, all.

 

1 hour ago, Chaoswolf said:

That's the spirit!!

 

Dislike!!

I've never really been a fan of 'fast-pass' shenanigans ever since I first experienced their use. I was reminded of this on Saturday at Six Flags.

Anything else I have to say on the subject wouldn't be nice, so I'll stop there.

 

Based on my experiences of watching 2 young men (20&21) grow up, I can safely say 'yes'.:lol:

 

Congrats, mine is just getting started, and it's starting off pretty darn cold.

Winter is definitely on the way...

 

Work out?

 

Would you send some this way, please?

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11 hours ago, ub3r_n3rd said:

I've found something new to listen to as I paint.. D&D Games! Watching, listening to Matthew Mercer DM'ing "Force Grey" as he was running a group through the new Tomb of Annihilation yesterday and today I'm listening him take a different group through Storm King's Thunder. He's an amazing DM who does a lot of voice acting for movies and video games.

My wife accuses me of having a Bromance Crush on Matthew Mercer.  I've spent many hours (and will spend many more) with him and his groups when I'm working on hobby projects.  

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1 hour ago, Chaoswolf said:

Ub3r_N3rd isn't a country music fan is he?

 

@ub3r_n3rd---check in, please!

Yes please! @ub3r_n3rd I hope you and yours are safe!

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