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Old 01-01-2009, 10:02 AM   #1
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Did You Stay Up Until Midnight?

If you stayed up until 12, answer "Yes." If you went to bed before 12, answer "No."
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Old 01-01-2009, 10:03 AM   #2
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Yes, I stay up every night past midnight.
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Old 01-01-2009, 10:03 AM   #3
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I start turning into a pumpkin after 10 PM, so no.
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Old 01-01-2009, 10:13 AM   #4
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I had to wake up the young wife, who was sleeping on the couch, so I could kiss her for the New Year. Then we went to bed.
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Old 01-01-2009, 10:33 AM   #5
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Yes, puppy and I saw in the New Year after some popcorn. Son called to give greetings and daughter came in at 1am from a friends home. Zonked out about 1 a.m. Did not even have a glass of cheer but played pipes (CD) of Auld Lang Syne during the day.
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Old 01-01-2009, 10:48 AM   #6
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2:00 AM, actually
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Old 01-01-2009, 10:50 AM   #7
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Watched Shrek 2, on TV....then the news and Sanford & Son...then festivities & the ball drop in NYC....after that more regular TV until about 11:50pm when we switched over to watch the fireworks along the Chicago lakefront at midnight! Watched our neighborhood pyro-nutz shoot off fireworks for a while, then hit the pillows!
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Old 01-01-2009, 10:54 AM   #8
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I stayed up until midnight Central Time. BTW, I live in the Pacific Time zone
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Old 01-01-2009, 11:01 AM   #9
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Up till 1:00 am with DD & two of her 14 y/o friends (had to oversee the fireworks to make sure they didn't set the woods on fire or do something else stupid) -

the party apparently continued indoors & upstairs for sometime after I went to bed. (probably with prank calls, texting, and who knows what other silliness)

For once I'm glad we have a largish house.
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Old 01-01-2009, 11:06 AM   #10
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No. I bombed on the sofa. Damn dog nudged me around 11 to see if I was still alive. We both then went to bed. But when the fireworks in the neighborhood went off, I knew when the new year arrived.
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Old 01-01-2009, 11:27 AM   #11
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Stayed up until 3:00 am which is just a bit later than my regular bed time.
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Old 01-01-2009, 11:47 AM   #13
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Got home from visiting with friends at 1:30 am. Daughter called to wish us Happy New Year around 2:15 am. Went to bed at 2:30 but couldn't fall asleep until after 4:00. Got up this morning at 10:00. Spent most of the rest of the morning updating my financial spreadsheet for year-end summary. Total portfolio down 30.1% for the year (which included large wedding gift to son and trip to Brazil for the wedding). Oh well, hope 2009 is a better year.
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I napped from 9-10 and then was up until 12:45... until the barrage died down and our kid was back in the house.
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Old 01-01-2009, 11:51 AM   #15
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Yes, because the dog hates fireworks and thunder. So I was up until about 12:45.

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Had a late dinner and watched The Dark Knight on DVD with DH. Stayed up to 1am. Glad to see 2008 go and have high hopes 2009 will be better.
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Came home from dinner (Hooter's wings!) around 10:30 or so...BF called from NJ (I am still in VA) about 11:50, konked out right after call! What a party animal~!
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had to oversee the fireworks to make sure they didn't set the woods on fire or do something else stupid)
Fireworks are part of our usual NY agenda. None last night, -30C + snow + strong winds.
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