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Old 04-09-2012, 08:39 PM   #1276
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Just use plastic at Walmart....and go to Costco in Bellingham before heading down more South?

Side topic: Does Costco accept Canadian bills, at a slightly reduce rate?
Funny thing........ I went to Tulalip and their exchange rate was 1:0.98. Good enough for me.
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Old 04-09-2012, 10:11 PM   #1278
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people are fricken dumb wow, what do they teach in school these days? back 12 years ago I had to do a report on the Titanic.
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I agree. And as much as I hate admitting it, I love the fact that once every few episodes has one of those feel good/sad endings that make you think, even if only for a few moments, after the episode is over.

The classic ending everyone thinks of:

Seymour Waits Forever - YouTube

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Not the best quality, but also found this one very touching
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I agree. And as much as I hate admitting it, I love the fact that once every few episodes has one of those feel good/sad endings that make you think, even if only for a few moments, after the episode is over.

The classic ending everyone thinks of:

Seymour Waits Forever - YouTube

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the best part is the writers have phd`s!

Infact I find that the best writers for marvel (liu) all have at least 3-4 years of grad school
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Old 04-10-2012, 08:15 PM   #1283
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anyone know someone who teaches qi qong classes in vancouver?
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Check this kid out...........all but two years old. Probably a repost, but me no cares.

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can i recycle beer cans in the blue box? somehow i remember we weren't allowed to.
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Old 04-10-2012, 09:29 PM   #1286
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Rasquera's village council on February 29 approved, in a 4-3 vote, the plan to rent seven hectares of public land to an association that promotes the legal recreational or therapeutic use of cannabis by its 5000 members.

But since the plan was met with fierce opposition from some residents and opposition parties who fear it will turn the village located 140km south of Barcelona into a drugs mecca, the council agreed to put it to a referendum Tuesday.

To the delight of Mayor Bernat Pellisa, 308 voters (or 56.3 percent) agreed with 239 against.

Earlier the mayor had threatened to resign with the entire council if the "yes" vote was less than 75 percent, but he happily brushed that aside saying, "[Wednesday] morning we'll take decisions after digesting the results."

Private consumption of cannabis is not outlawed in Spain although it is illegal to sell the drug.

Rasquera, where local produce traditionally includes olives and grapes, is suffering from the country's severe public financing crisis and hopes income from letting the land will help it pay down its &euro: 1.3 million (US$1.7 million) of debt.

The village council, controlled by a pro-Catalan independence party, says the plan would create 40 direct and indirect jobs, mostly involving the harvesting of the cannabis crop.

It argues the field can be rented to the Barcelona Personal Use Cannabis Association for more than 10 times the regular market price. The Barcelona-based cannabis smokers' association will reportedly pay the village ?650,000 a year for the right to grow its annual supply there.
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really good deal to fly to chicago
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can i recycle beer cans in the blue box? somehow i remember we weren't allowed to.
I don't think there would be any restrictions for beer cans?

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Doesn't show any exceptions for beer cans.
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Beer cans are cans...... the only difference is you get more for them at the recycling depots. Mind you, you paid more for them. 10 as opposed to 5. Amiright?

Cheap American beer, LOL no deposit......
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i know theres the standard BC licence plate, the one where people customize, the veterans, and there was also an olympic edition one. But what's the red one?
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Beer cans are cans...... the only difference is you get more for them at the recycling depots. Mind you, you paid more for them. 10 as opposed to 5. Amiright?

Cheap American beer, LOL no deposit......
I used to sort and save the cans and plastic bottles in my yard for a lady that comes by and picks them up. But I haven't seen her in a while so I've decided to clear the bins for the upcoming playoff run

And no way in hell am I walking to another recycling depot again
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Does anyone here have a subscription to Car and Driver or buys Car and Driver regularly?

I was at Superstore a few days ago and thought this issue would be mildly interesting and decided to flip through. SURPRISE, all the pages inside are upside down and backwards to the cover. Or perhaps the cover is backwards, I dunno. Is it just that one batch at Superstore or is everyone's like that too?
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