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Natural Tangle

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natural tangle

I swear, I did not knot this up like this. All I did was reach on my nightstand for my flashdrive, and its cord dragged my coiled camera cable along for the ride. Quite commonplace, actually, considering the state of my nightstand.

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1 March 2008 at 6:40 pm

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Or Age Before Beauty

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Which came first: the chicken (1) or the egg (2)?


Response: chicken – the egg was too scrambled to cross to the other side of the road in time to be first.

Besides, the egg was always slower to arousal than the chicken…

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1 March 2008 at 3:01 pm

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Some Help!

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some help!
some help!!

Dylan gets too curious about the camera, set on its timer for a snapshot of our Saturday afternoon pool chore duties from the perspective of the shallow end. So I have to chase him off and set up a second shot to catch me vacuuming up the pool floor while Susan finishes up putting DE powder in the deep-end skimmer after we had backwashed.

Susan called equipment people to have them check out some leaks in some of the pool pump seals. They should drop by in a week or two or whenever they get around to it — apparently it must be a busy time of year for pool equipment people?!

bumper sticker [] - choreograph

Written by macheide

1 March 2008 at 2:10 pm

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Pension Contribs & Income Both Down

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For 235 of the approximately 350 companies among the S&P 500 that defined benefit pension plans, employer contributions (blue) and investment income on pension assets (green) for 2003 through 2007.

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Written by macheide

1 March 2008 at 9:26 am

Posted in άctuary