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Imponderables: What I Got

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UPDATED: Monday, June 30, 2008 07:27
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Thursday, June 26, 2008 10:29 AM

MSB


EEEEEEP principal called and left voicemail. Pretty sure I got the job... now I have to decide......

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Thursday, June 26, 2008 10:41 AM

ZEEK


No you don't you can just be all "oh I didn't get the voicemail". Perfect stall tactic. And what's this "I think I got the job" stuff? Did the principal just say to call back?

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Friday, June 27, 2008 5:35 AM

ZEEK


I killed the thread? Oops. My bad.

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Friday, June 27, 2008 5:59 AM

NVGHOSTRIDER


I can only speak for two of us but after the party last night it was lights out at ten. I never stirred. So freaking tired. But the party was good, family was fun, and lots of food.

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Friday, June 27, 2008 6:08 AM

ZEEK


Quote:

Originally posted by nvghostrider:
I can only speak for two of us but after the party last night it was lights out at ten. I never stirred. So freaking tired. But the party was good, family was fun, and lots of food.


MsB and NVG got trashed at a Sesame Street party? You guys are hard core.

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Friday, June 27, 2008 7:07 AM

NVGHOSTRIDER


Damn skippy!

Really though. Just wiped out. Its been a long couple of weeks and just can't find enough space for excesssive amounts of sleep.

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Friday, June 27, 2008 9:43 AM

MSB


LOl Zeek... yeah we got trashed on hot dogs, cake, and watermelon.

Actually I think it was the frenzied cleaning of the house in the days before, the massive food prep and set up, and the clean up. Plus playing with 3 toddlers ( ok well one's 4 so not totally a toddler) and all the other stuff. ( also long couple of weeks with not much in the way of breaks in sight)

OK now I am really confused. The principal called and can't official offer me the job til he gets a hold of one of my references and he "unofficially" offered me the job and I said I wanted it, but when I got to work, they are hauling ass to get me a real contract here... I did like what was offered, but I also like it here... I think I can stall til Monday, but I will absolutely have to decide by then...eeep

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Friday, June 27, 2008 9:47 AM

NVGHOSTRIDER


Supply and demand. Too many used for you but only one MSB.

(Feels lucky)

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Friday, June 27, 2008 9:47 AM

ZEEK


Sounds like a win win to me. You like the sound of both. So, where ever you end up will be good. Take the one with the most $$$$

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Friday, June 27, 2008 9:53 AM

NVGHOSTRIDER


Stupid wonky board. Here be entertainment:



Oops, wrong one. Dave Chappelle on Sesame Street:



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Friday, June 27, 2008 10:01 AM

MSB


Hey I'm th elucky one...but you do get first priority in all things NV

Yeah but there are so many other considerations...

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Friday, June 27, 2008 12:24 PM

FREELANCERTEX


theres a woman in malibu who's building a house out of a 747...

*teleports out*


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Friday, June 27, 2008 2:53 PM

MSB


is she a flight attendant

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Friday, June 27, 2008 3:35 PM

FREELANCERTEX


lolz no, she supports a green planet and a green house and recycling. according to her daughter (to quote) "mom's a hippie at heart, so it makes sense." *shrugs* i guess she's a big believer in recycling lolz


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Saturday, June 28, 2008 4:32 AM

ZEEK


wooooohoooo!! It's Diablo 3! And it looks awesome! I want now!!! Yay yay yay!

OK just had to geek out. This geek out sponsored in part by Blizzard Entertainment.

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Saturday, June 28, 2008 7:27 AM

MSB


Awwww look at the cute geek..I mean Zeek

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Saturday, June 28, 2008 2:03 PM

ZEEK


Paging MsB. Paging MsB. I know it's a long shot, but if you're around...uh...how long am I supposed to let this bread concoction rise? And then for the rising the second time? Then how much do I fill up the pans for the third time? And is this portion size for a small army? Seriously I think I'm going to have bread for a year. Assuming I end up with bread.

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Saturday, June 28, 2008 3:07 PM

FREELANCERTEX


i never could make bread..and i havent tasted a homemade bread yet that wasnt gritty as hell ><

i can make pastries. i cannot make bread.


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Saturday, June 28, 2008 4:18 PM

ZEEK


Quote:

Originally posted by freelancertex:
i never could make bread..and i havent tasted a homemade bread yet that wasnt gritty as hell ><

i can make pastries. i cannot make bread.


You shouldn't try out for that new job as a motivational speaker anytime soon. :-P

Well I'm throwing these things in the oven. Cross your fingers.

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Sunday, June 29, 2008 6:40 AM

SPACEANJL


Bread is normally - knead, leave in bowl for an hour, knead again, and put in tin(s), leave for half an hour, put in oven.

Just got given a big bag of fresh ground organic flour from an old working water mill - so next week is homemade bread with homemade strawberry jam here. (Plus homemade scones, and probably sponge cake and muffins, too.)

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Sunday, June 29, 2008 7:45 AM

LEOPARDFLAN


Quote:

Originally posted by freelancertex:
..and i havent tasted a homemade bread yet that wasnt gritty as hell ><



Then you haven't had any of my mom's homemade bread... it's wonderful... especially her garlic bread... yum. *starts drooling*

Unless using a bread machine doesn't count.


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Sunday, June 29, 2008 7:54 AM

MSB


Bread machines don't count...

Zeek Anjl has it right. Let it rise, til it's double, punch it down let it rise again , punch it down and put it in pans. Let it double and bake:)

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Sunday, June 29, 2008 10:51 AM

WHITEFALL


My my, MSB, I never realized making bread was so... violent.

PS. Zeek, I too have noticed this Diablo 3 news. And I'm... well I'm not that excited about it, it'll probably be in development for the rest of my college career.

"But, these strong women characters?"

"Why aren't you asking 100 other guys why they don't write strong women characters?" -Joss Whedon.

"All love is unrequited... All of it." -Susan Ivanova, Babylon 5

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Sunday, June 29, 2008 12:07 PM

FREELANCERTEX


Quote:

Originally posted by Zeek: You shouldn't try out for that new job as a motivational speaker anytime soon. :-P

LOLZZZ!!!!! i dont want anything to do with public speaking. ever. col. depatie today mentioned something about getting ppl in the group up to do public speaking since its a good skill to have, but i only half heard what he was saying cuz i was kind of zoned out all day today, but as soon as he mentioned it i almost started crying >< any time ive had to do a speech i start crying. its a very sad thing.



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Sunday, June 29, 2008 6:59 PM

ZEEK


Here's the result of the great bread experiment.

http://home.earthlink.net/~dwzysk/bread.html

Eh not great but breadish. It's very very crumbly. Like so much that you can't even spread butter on it really. I put honey on it this morning and that worked ok. Anyway I don't think I'll be making any bread anytime soon.

That took a ton of flour btw. Oh and the first pic is from the first failed attempt. You can see Kaylee sniffing the ingredients too :-) Didn't have enough yeast though. I assumed those little packets were 1 tbsp each. Yeah not so much.

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Monday, June 30, 2008 4:53 AM

FREELANCERTEX


cool. they dont look half bad ^_^ how's it taste? (which is the more important part, lolz)


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Monday, June 30, 2008 5:40 AM

ZEEK


Tastes pretty much like bread. I'm guessing during that "add some more flour" stage I needed to add even more so that it wouldn't be so crumbly. Maybe.

Also, MsB when I mix the hot water with sugar, salt and crisco I came to the conclusion that that stuff doesn't get all mixed together since the crisco didn't seem very water soluble. Right?

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Monday, June 30, 2008 6:43 AM

MSB


Right it doesn't melt or anything... and yes you need a lot more flour. It should be doughy, but not stick to your hands when you touch it... I will give you an easier recipe for bread( if you want to try again)Looks good though Zeek and not bad at all for a first attempt.

HUGS Whitefall... oh and Cartoon Network question. Why are none of the good shows ( like Boondocks)on until very late at night??



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Monday, June 30, 2008 7:22 AM

RHYIANAN


Because the so called good shows might have more adult themes and therefore are on when children are least likely to see them.


I'm a leaf on the wind

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Monday, June 30, 2008 7:27 AM

MSB


Ok we need a new thread... this one is entirely too long


NEW THREAD NEW THREAD NEW THREAD
http://www.fireflyfans.net/thread.asp?b=2&t=34125

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