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Re: Cost of kids
Old 08-11-2005, 02:34 PM   #41
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Re: Cost of kids

Originally Posted by Nords

There's a commercial airing for a new TV show called "War Zone". In one scene the father tells his teen daughter "After all, you have just 712 days until you start college" and she replies "You know how many days it is until I start college?!" The next scene shows him standing by a six-foot-tall mechanical scoreboard that updates the days remaining for each kid when he hits a button. I don't know if the show's any good, but I think I'm gonna get me one of them boards.
Me too, but I want to reset it to when they FINISH college!! Assuming that even happens.....

I have an inferiority complex, but it's not a very good one.
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