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Randomness XII: Eighteen! Purple! Squirrels!

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RE: Driving tests

 

I just took mine (again) last month. Drove through a teeny neighborhood. Parallel parking test on the street between a car and a trash can waaaaaay behind me. So far, in fact, I could have just pulled in. Instead, I went through the proper parallel parking procedure just to show I could do it. I had failed a previous test on my parallel parking.

 

Overall, it was an easy test, but I was still nervous.

 

On page 681. Will catch up eventually.

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I... am going to attempt my mother's meatloaf recipe tonight.

 

If it goes well, we'll have sandwiches for... okay, two people can demolish 3 pounds of good meatloaf in like an hour. So, an hour.

 

If it goes badly, I'll have sad sandwiches for a week. Because somebody has to eat my failures.

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5 minutes ago, Dr.Bedlam said:

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I feel like I've been here for the whole start of this meme but somehow still am clueless what we're doing with it. Seems to be running both sides of the normie line of demarcation.

 

 

I can parallel park like a champ. Living in a college neighborhood in an old town will do the for you I guess.

 

 

I'd love some of my Nana's meatloaf today. She spoilt me for all others.

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1 hour ago, Argentee said:

*sigh* I don’t want Kaladrax. Just its base. So I’m not going to buy it. 

BUY BUY BUY!!!

:wow:

RAAA RAAA RAAA!!

:wow:

BUY BUY BUY!!!

:wow:

 

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I am so confused. Did I miss something with the pictures?

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Just now, Paradoxical Mouse said:

I am so confused. Did I miss something with the pictures?

Yes.

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16 hours ago, Marvin said:

Welp. Gonna get divorced.

 

 

I'm sweating whiskey. Dogs are playing. All three volumes of Hellsing Ultimate arrived today, so I'm doing that.

 

Germans, man.

Sorry marvin. =(

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3 minutes ago, Paradoxical Mouse said:

Thanks for the help.

Happy to be of service!:devil:

 

Anyway there is a cute new rodent thing hanging out with Chewy in the new star wars trailer. People are amused and sticking it in all sorts of unrelated pictures.

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I like the borg porg better.

 

mostly just for the rhyme

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2 hours ago, Paradoxical Mouse said:

Hm...I never thought ADHD causing not to go to office hours. I went to soo many office hours as an undergrad BECAUSE of my ADHD/OCD/etc. I needed to have everything perfect, so I started and finished as early as possible.

 

Yeaaaaah.....  So OCD goes both ways when it comes to school work.  On the one hand, my sister was always top of her class because she never felt that she'd done enough school work.  (She has both a Governor General Bronze and Silver medal.)  Then on the other hand there is my darling daughter who is frequently so anxious about the quality of her work that sometimes she can't even form coherent sentences much less write an essay.  I suspect they are both equally intelligent, but one of them is a lot more likely to ask for help than the other.  

 

And coincidentally it's OCD awareness week this week.  So I'm going to be obnoxious and give you guys another link.  

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4 minutes ago, LittleBluberry said:

And coincidentally it's OCD awareness week this week.  So I'm going to be obnoxious and give you guys another link.  

oh no, not another link! 

I'm clicking on it... I can't stop! Send help!!

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11 minutes ago, LittleBluberry said:

 

Yeaaaaah.....  So OCD goes both ways when it comes to school work.  On the one hand, my sister was always top of her class because she never felt that she'd done enough school work.  (She has both a Governor General Bronze and Silver medal.)  Then on the other hand there is my darling daughter who is frequently so anxious about the quality of her work that sometimes she can't even form coherent sentences much less write an essay.  I suspect they are both equally intelligent, but one of them is a lot more likely to ask for help than the other.  

 

And coincidentally it's OCD awareness week this week.  So I'm going to be obnoxious and give you guys another link.  

Yeah...

 

I thought that was my sister's ADHD. 

Me and my sister fall in those categories, respectively. I've been diagnosed with Severe OCD, with my first symptoms having shown up in preschool.

 

When I had to hand write assignments, I would throw out the entire thing and restart if I misspelled a word or if a letter wasn't written right. Computers were a life-saver because they made the essays take me 30 minutes instead of 30 hours. To this day, I get upset with myself if I make a mistake when writing with pen (trying to deal with that now). I need everything to be perfect, so I will redo everything from the beginning if it is "wrong".

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Well... miniature market now has one Kaladrax left. It’s not my fault! It was on sale!

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