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  • Miscellaneous
     6 May 2012 1:20 AM

      Re: We do these posts all the time, but they are fun..
    K&J, I am surprised you've never heard of American Dad. It's a cartoon (adult, but not in the XXX kind of way). The episode you...

  • Miscellaneous
     5 May 2012 8:40 PM

      Re: We do these posts all the time, but they are fun..
    k&j : did you see the Simon episode of American Dad? It was on again just the other night. I mostly miss the Ertl farm...

  • Miscellaneous
     3 May 2012 11:05 PM

      Re: You could be lucky number 700!
    I think from my referral code on my Options page that I'm something like 235. I suspect that's my number (hehehe). ...

  • Miscellaneous
     3 May 2012 11:00 PM

      Re: Calgary to B.C
    I can try ... mostly, we used driving routes from B.C. Tourism, so that's the tl; dr option. All along the way (at least a...

  • Miscellaneous
     30 Apr 2012 4:15 PM

      Re: Calgary to B.C
    I loved our trip through the mountains. We started at Invermere and then went south and through Nelson and that area then on to Osoyoos,...

  • Miscellaneous
     29 Apr 2012 11:20 PM

      Re: Everyone loves a 50% pay cut with no notice!
    I would first confront her extremely clearly with the facts, and just the facts: - I was hired under these conditions (this pay, for these...

  • Miscellaneous
     27 Apr 2012 1:21 PM

      Re: Petition Against 'Abortion Motion' in Parliament
    I don't know if Harper is behind it or not but I do know that he has incredible control over his party presenting motions (not...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     25 Apr 2012 12:43 AM

      Re: Swimmers Thread
    Made it out tonight! We did a 300m warm-up, then 800m timed swim. I could have done in it about 16 minutes, I think, but...

  • Miscellaneous
     23 Apr 2012 11:41 PM

      Re: lol I am such a dork :p
    You've never seen that before? I tried growing my hair out in grade 6 just so I could do that. Every girl I drew had...

  • Miscellaneous
     23 Apr 2012 11:34 PM

      Re: Tell me about your thoughts on the AB election...
    Samoreo, I hope you don't work in the transmission lines industry because I still hope that gets taken apart, even with a PC government. It's...

  • Miscellaneous
     23 Apr 2012 11:18 PM

      Re: Tell me about your thoughts on the AB election...
    I'm curious about that, too, samoreo. It seemed really busy at my workplace, which I think is a really good thing. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     23 Apr 2012 9:43 PM

      Re: Book p.imps
    I'm a big, big reader but I've never been a big book buyer. As such, I'm glad that libraries have ebooks available. Everything I know...

  • Miscellaneous
     23 Apr 2012 8:48 PM

      Re: Tell me about your thoughts on the AB election...
    I voted! While deciding last night, I was surprised to discover that the local Wild Rose candidate doesn't have his own website (twitter or nothing,...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     23 Apr 2012 8:35 PM

      Re: Swimmers Thread
    Ouch, that sounds painful! And I'll totally pass the advice on to my rather pregnant co-worker. I think she's probably been doing well but could...

  • Money Matters
     23 Apr 2012 8:29 PM

      Re: What are you doing with your tax return $$?
    My -$147ish came out of my account today. Still sad, just because I thought I was so, so close to even. Maybe this year I'll...

  • Tube Talk
     22 Apr 2012 6:36 PM

      Glee April 17 Spoilers
    Good lord, I hate disco. Lots and lots and lots. I had no idea how much until this episode. They sang it well, they danced...

  • Miscellaneous
     22 Apr 2012 12:16 PM

      Re: Tell me about your thoughts on the AB election...
    I will always remember this election as the one where someone told my guy's brother "I'm not sure who to vote for. I know I...

  • Miscellaneous
     22 Apr 2012 11:08 AM

      Re: Two-year-old Calgary boy made member of Mensa
    DFTBA forever, LateAugust!!! I've been missing the videos lately. Anything you think is particularly must-not-miss? ...

  • Miscellaneous
     21 Apr 2012 9:13 PM

      Re: Two-year-old Calgary boy made member of Mensa
    I recently read "An Abundance of Katherines" by John Green. It's main character was a child genius and I found it really interesting because many...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Apr 2012 8:08 PM

      Re: Twitter Ladies
    I have, twice, and it was super-awesome both times. I felt pretty pathetic after I realized just how much that made my day, so I'm...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Apr 2012 3:07 PM

      Re: Kraft Oreo Breastfeeding Ad (NOTE- photo included)
    Oh gods, I hope people don't start feeding their babies Oreos. Please, please, please. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     19 Apr 2012 7:49 PM

      Re: Spin what's your relationship like with your sibs?
    I think I'm close with my sister. We talk or email probably once every month or two. I am also really close with my parents....

  • Miscellaneous
     18 Apr 2012 12:38 AM

      Re: Humans of New York (HONY)
    I thought from the that you didn't like Humans of New York. I love it, and I love the San Francisco version, too. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     17 Apr 2012 9:10 PM

      Re: Surviving looking after parents
    I know someone who is doing something like this (same living situation, slightly different reasons) and the key to success is having your own spaces...

  • Miscellaneous
     15 Apr 2012 11:15 PM

      Re: Federal Government Employees: anyone else worried?
    This thread makes me really sad, and it all seems so stressful. If it makes anyone feel any better, I did not vote Conservative. And...

  • Miscellaneous
     15 Apr 2012 11:04 PM

      Re: Organic, Local Chicken - worth it?
    The more you know: http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/dhp-mps/vet/faq/g...lateurs-eng.php Cattle in Canada can be corn fed but often aren't (or they are only finished on corn) because it's still...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     15 Apr 2012 10:51 PM

      Re: I seriously need motivation - binging
    I am a binger, too (and certainly not just with food---I'm actually worst with TV shows, I think!). I've found two things can help (at...

  • Miscellaneous
     15 Apr 2012 4:24 PM

      Re: Did anyone get Garth tixs for Stampede?
    I don't think anyone said transactions approved and completed in 58 seconds but that all tickets were pulled and in someone's line up at that...

  • Miscellaneous
     15 Apr 2012 4:17 PM

      Re: Organic, Local Chicken - worth it?
    It's also apparently really, really hard to find chicks that aren't born with some antibiotics resistance. Or at least, I heard that once from a...

  • Miscellaneous
     14 Apr 2012 2:20 AM

      Re: David's Tea
    There are multi-temp kettles? Too cool! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     13 Apr 2012 5:56 PM

      Re: Tell me about your thoughts on the AB election...
    I hate the dismissal of genuine concerns as "fear mongering". And it's not just here. In fact, here it's less than in the papers and...

  • Miscellaneous
     13 Apr 2012 2:56 PM

      Re: Canada, don't say the U.S. never gave you anything
    It shouldn't be the only way they can play. There is a legit women's football league in the prairies in Canada, and it's relatively difficult...

  • Miscellaneous
     13 Apr 2012 1:59 PM

      Re: Canada, don't say the U.S. never gave you anything
    The worst part is that women's football is just finally starting to catch on and I worry that this is going to kill a lot...

  • Miscellaneous
     13 Apr 2012 1:44 PM

      Re: Applying for your current job question
    I went with the "References Available Upon Request" approach but if you happen to have some references you could use, I usually prefer to do...

  • Miscellaneous
     13 Apr 2012 1:08 PM

      Re: Has anybody visited the Columbia Icefields?
    The hotel is CRAZY expensive. We stayed their only because our trip up there didn't happen the way we'd planned (the timing got off). It...

  • Miscellaneous
     13 Apr 2012 1:01 PM

      Re: bleaching your you-know-what
    OK, every time I see this, I have NO idea what I'm supposed to know for the "you-know-what". This was the closest I could come...

  • Money Matters
     12 Apr 2012 10:30 PM

      Re: TFSA
    You don't need to have TFSAs in a savings account. You can have investments (like stocks, bonds, mutual funds), savings accounts, GICs, and I think...

  • Money Matters
     11 Apr 2012 8:46 PM

    Re: US banking- recommendations?
    I heard really good things about ... Harris, I think? I also looked into something that was a branch of or closely affiliated with BMO....

  • Miscellaneous
     11 Apr 2012 7:21 PM

      Re: George Zimmerman - 2nd Degree Murder Charge
    Yeah, I don't get what a "white Hispanic" is. Or why he was identified as hispanic in the first place---that's a language group, no? I...

  • Money Matters
     11 Apr 2012 7:18 PM

      Re: TFSA
    But at 0% interest, she's not gaining any contribution room (maybe $5 a year, maybe). That's why I put my TFSAs in high interest savings...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     11 Apr 2012 1:50 AM

      Re: Swimmers Thread
    Do all places have labour tubs or is this a specialty thing? Mary Ann : what exactly is a biking club? Sounds like it could...

  • Miscellaneous
     9 Apr 2012 4:09 PM

      Re: Closed Casket/Option to view the body
    I'm a supporter of open caskets for myself, even if it doesn't even look like him. Quite frankly, I think it never really does anyway....

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     9 Apr 2012 4:05 PM

      Re: Swimmers Thread
    I watched the Men's Water Polo Olympic Qualifiers this weekend in Edmonton ... and I miss water polo so much! I mean, obviously I never...

  • Miscellaneous
     5 Apr 2012 12:43 AM

      Re: Internal Job Posting - Help?!
    Got an interview! Sadly, likely blew the interview. I have never answered one question so horribly in my life. Seriously, above all else never insult...

  • Movies & Music
     4 Apr 2012 11:54 PM

      A Separation or any other foreign language film
    If you get the chance, I highly recommend watching Machuca. I borrowed it from the library this past weekend and it was incredible. A coming-of-age...

  • Miscellaneous
     4 Apr 2012 10:57 PM

      Re: Tell me about your thoughts on the AB election...
    I prefer a minority government---I'm not sure I care who the minority is, really. I prefer this because I think the entire group needs a...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     4 Apr 2012 10:20 PM

      Re: One thing
    Exercise has been the key to my weight loss (and fitness, obviously!) goals. I think it's partially because working out makes me feel good (most...

  • Miscellaneous
     2 Apr 2012 11:54 PM

      Re: Joint accounts
    We opened a joint chequing account at ING Direct. We both already had savings accounts so I think that made it easier. Just added it...

  • Miscellaneous
     1 Apr 2012 2:04 PM

      Re: WestJet offers child-free flights
    "State of the art feed trough". That's awesome. Anyone try going to the site? My sister, who has two generally very well-behaved kids, was super...

  • Money Matters
     1 Apr 2012 3:17 AM

    Re: Mint.com?
    I thought that was the site where you had to give them your passwords? If so, I wouldn't use it. If not, I'd look into...

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