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Old 11-04-2014, 09:00 PM   #41
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The streak ends.
However, REWahoo, I put you on my ignore list so I can't answer your question about people eating all my Halloween candy.

All my Halloween candy was eaten by people bigger than me (also smaller than me, but I don't want to talk about that). This all reminds me when I went into that classroom where the school officers were having their meeting and the vice-president took my lunch. She even took the celery sticks (and my Converse tennis shoes).
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Old 11-04-2014, 09:03 PM   #42
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Do you really know if Big Ben actually knows he threw 6 two weeks in a row?
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Do you really know if Big Ben actually knows he threw 6 two weeks in a row?
I don't understand this question. Are you suggesting that professional football players cannot count to six, or that they suffer so much head injury that they cannot remember events from week to week?
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I don't understand this question. Are you suggesting that professional football players cannot count to six, or that they suffer so much head injury that they cannot remember events from week to week?
Yes.
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This thread is starting to bear a proto-resemblance to "Awkward Wealth." Maybe the mods should consolidate them into one thread entitled "Kitchen Sink."

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This thread is starting to bear a proto-resemblance to "Awkward Wealth." Maybe the mods should consolidate them into one thread entitled "Kitchen Sink."

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Or "how to load your dishwasher, part II".
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I only wish people would learn how to take video footage with their phones. Just say no to vertical video syndrome!

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I was thinking a sequel to these videos would be for parents to tell their high school seniors that they spent all the college savings money.
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This all reminds me when I went into that classroom where the school officers were having their meeting and the vice-president took my lunch. She even took the celery sticks (and my Converse tennis shoes).
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... All my Halloween candy was eaten by people bigger than me (also smaller than me, but I don't want to talk about that)...
At least you had candies. And you did get to eat a piece or two, yes? If it's any consolation to you, I never did have any. Nothing for anybody to take from me.
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I was thinking a sequel to these videos would be for parents to tell their high school seniors that they spent all the college savings money.
I haven't raised children (yet). But what I can appreciate (from my personal past) is how even sometimes just a single incident in the very early formative years can indeed create lasting events later on. It's most likely entirely different if you play a practical joke on a teenager, who at least has developed the understanding of humor and joking around. A 3 or 4 year old does not have this development or understanding.

You might not see the similarities, but it would be like if a parent held their young child suspended over a cliff and teased the child that they will let the child go and drop them down. The parent knows the child is in no danger, as they will not let go, but the child is screaming their head off because they don't want their parent to drop them.

While a single instance like that could have lasting implications, I'm also willing to bet that if a parent is willing to do this to their child this time, it possibly isn't the first time, and probably won't be the last time.

Some people see no harm in joking around with people who do not have a strong cognitive development and understanding; I, however, will not subject my future children to tricks and treatment like this.
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That was really funny ! No self respecting parent would eat all the candy (nobody wants skittles ) but reese's peanut butter cups are fair play .
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At least you had candies. And you did get to eat a piece or two, yes? If it's any consolation to you, I never did have any. Nothing for anybody to take from me.
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I warned you to bring a decoy ketchup sandwich but would you listen? Nooooooo.
NW-B, no, I didn't even get to eat one piece of candy. It was all taken from me. Darn it, I had a big pillow case full of candy treats. A lot of skittles. But, I guess everybody loves skittles. Anyhow, back in high school, there was this chick, Ame Thyst, at least that's what I think her name was. As I remember her, she was an experienced embroider, even back then. But, what I really recall was her suggestion that I bring a decoy ketchup sandwich to school to protect myself from kids taking my lunch. I didn't listen to her, and I've regretted it every day of my life for not paying attention to her suggestion. So, this Halloween I put a couple of decoy ketchup sandwiches in my pockets. Sure enough, when my candy and pillow case were taken from me, the decoy ketchup sandwiches were overlooked and I got to eat the them walking back home. It was the best Halloween ever!!! I often wonder what ever happened to Ame Thyst. This is sort of embarrassing, but I think about her almost every day.
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