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Old 05-28-2013, 05:49 PM   #4101
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you guys could hang out at work or somewhere around your work for about an hour before heading home so you dont have to sit in traffic for that time anyhow
i got off at 4 on most days.
traffic does not improve until 6:30


and most days I have other stuff to tend to at 6 or earlier...
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Old 05-28-2013, 05:57 PM   #4102
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Amuro what's the traffic like in Adelaide? Is the transit good there?

I hear Adelaide is the most conservative of all state capitals, it's full of churches. And apparently your state's AG is the reason there is no M-rating for video games in Australia.
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Old 05-28-2013, 06:01 PM   #4103
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So I got a nice bonus at work today and want to take a vacation some where for a week, but can't find anyone to go with dammit
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Old 05-28-2013, 06:04 PM   #4104
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Not sure how big a bonus you got but Air Transat has roundtrip flights to Amsterdam early June for $779 for like 10 days. Go backpack on your own!
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Old 05-28-2013, 06:23 PM   #4105
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What is the message they're trying to get across? That for the price of a porsche turbo, you could own 2+ other vehicles?
Seems like.
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Old 05-28-2013, 07:25 PM   #4106
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Not sure how big a bonus you got but Air Transat has roundtrip flights to Amsterdam early June for $779 for like 10 days. Go backpack on your own!
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Thats actually a pretty darn good deal. I've never been to Europe before hmmmm. I would need to give more then two weeks notice from work tho lol
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Old 05-28-2013, 08:24 PM   #4107
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Old 05-29-2013, 12:51 AM   #4108
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where does one go to anonymously report abuse?

situation: husband chokes son leaving nail marks on the neck. husband verbally abuses wife to the point that she is too scared to do anything about it.


and no I do not have a son
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Old 05-29-2013, 01:02 AM   #4109
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Call the non-emergency line with a hidden number?
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Old 05-29-2013, 01:10 AM   #4110
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just call the police non emergency phone number and leave your report. and ask to be remained anonymous.

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Old 05-29-2013, 09:29 AM   #4111
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Old 05-29-2013, 02:01 PM   #4112
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woolly mammoth blood and tissue found preserved

the goal is to clone one if possible






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Old 05-29-2013, 04:01 PM   #4113
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woolly mammoth blood and tissue found preserved

the goal is to clone one if possible
Damn, that some jurassic park shit right there.
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Old 05-29-2013, 04:03 PM   #4114
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When asked for your legal name, are you required to give out your middle name too?
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Old 05-29-2013, 04:29 PM   #4115
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Old 05-29-2013, 04:45 PM   #4116
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Old 05-29-2013, 05:17 PM   #4117
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When asked for your legal name, are you required to give out your middle name too?
Generally, no.

There are apparently some situations where you do though. My cousin works at a bank and his business card includes like 4 names because it's a legal obligation if you're counselling someone to disclose your full name.
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Old 05-29-2013, 05:38 PM   #4118
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Old 05-29-2013, 10:14 PM   #4119
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you guys have any recomendations for places to buy power tools, specifically drill/impact driver combo sets in the states?

Lowes seems like it has awsome prices in comparison to home depot, KMS, etc. up here
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Old 05-30-2013, 12:26 AM   #4120
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As long as you are happy with the hassle of warranty and you are not doing the 24hour return thing.. US will beat Canada prices on anything that is not sales priced (sometimes when there are brand tents at places like KMS you might get a better deal).

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you guys have any recomendations for places to buy power tools, specifically drill/impact driver combo sets in the states?

Lowes seems like it has awsome prices in comparison to home depot, KMS, etc. up here
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Old 05-30-2013, 01:44 AM   #4121
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