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Random Babbling Thread 120

Discussion in 'Whatnots' started by dmc, Aug 4, 2015.

  1. Merlanni

    Merlanni ★ SPS Account Holder Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    I live in a village, the type with Agatha Christie murders, with one strait and broad road to work/stores. After some speeding incidents the whole thing was turned into a speed-bump extravaganza. Mopeds are now forced to use this one as well instead of the cycle path.
     
  2. Arabwel

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    Feels good to have my old face back ;)
     
  3. Dice

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    Oh heya Arabwel ... hows it hanging?
     
  4. Arabwel

    Arabwel Screaming towards Apotheosis Veteran

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    Not too shabby actually, waiting to hear back if I got a new position at work or not. I completely potato'd the first five minutes of the interview but after that I think I nailed it. :D
     
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    Nice, I especially love the phrase "potato'd the first..." I am also in the process of considering changing jobs. Luckily I have a job so it isn't urgent, but I decided it was time to see what I was worth on the "open market'. I have interest from two other firms, but now I have to see how interested they are. :D
     
  6. Dice

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    Well I start my new job monday - going in blind. Should be interesting. I also will be couch surfing for a week.
     
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    Ugh, I've just watched the first two episodes of the new Berserk series and they've completely butchered it. Disgusting 3D CGI combined with some absurd 2D shading that has no business being in an anime, and if you can somehow manage to get past the horrible art style, you're slapped in the face with massive story skipping (like literally entire volumes) and pointless censoring in the one anime that really shouldn't have any. What a waste of a perfect opportunity, it completely killed all of my excitement. :(
     
  8. Merlanni

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    Dice is busy instead of ranting here about that job. Must be going well.
     
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    I need your definition of couch surfing. Does that mean you are without a home for a week or watching a lot of television?

    We really must come up with a way to make Kenneth happy. He always seems so disappointed in everything.
     
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    You can start by spelling my name correctly.
     
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    Well at least we know why are unhappy. You are N deficient.
     
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    Hardly. People keep giving me extras.
     
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    Guilty as charged, i don't know why but whenever your name comes up i automatically spell it kenneth :good:
     
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    Because that's the proper spelling and Keneth is not using it just so that he can be annoying? :shake:
     
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    Lies and slander!
     
  16. Dice

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    Snook, I am not couch surfing at all now. I'm tent surfing and there is no TV involved :p
     
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  17. Merlanni

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    But how did the job go? Casualties?
     
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    Job is interesting but I can't talk much about it because of a privacy contract. I'm learning lots.
     
  19. Arabwel

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    Well I did not get the promotion but seeing as it would actually involve a pay cut, I'm not too unhappy. I just want this week to be over so I can go on my summer holidays - back to the middle of nowhere in Finland. Funny how i used to want nothing but to get away forever and now it's like can't wait to go back... temporarily
     
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    Speaking of work, All the team leaders have off the next 2 days. Guess who everyone goes to then? I don't get paid enough for responsibility!
     
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