I have been listening to Crazy Love (the cover by Jason Manns and Jensen Ackles) on repeat for the last few days. I am in love with that song (as well as the original Van Morrison version).
what would you do if Queen burst out of your closet?
(for the sake of this post, we'll pretend they're all alive and well)
In what situations does this ring true?
When does it really not apply?
Talking North Americans here...
(Inspired by the book Chuck Klosterman IV: A decade of curious people and dangerous minds)
I want one bar, but because of the damn commercials I must ask.
What would you do for a Klondike bar?
What do you think I should do for one?
Do you like pina coladas?
Where are you going?
How do I live without you?
...Apart from lots and lots of hats?
A&W or Barq's?
7UP or Sierra Mist or Sprite?
Plus any other comparisons you can make involving soft drinks :D
- I know guys are less likely to ask for something like this but for the sake of being fair I included them.
What do you know about Australia - WITHOUT googling?
What's the approximate population of Australia?
Who is the prime minister?
What's the capital?
How many states?
Lastly: What do you think about Australia(honestly)?
Have you ever been unspeakably sleepy but couldn't bring yourself to go to sleep? Why?
I'm exhausted but for some reason, there's too much on my mind for me to just rest.
Will you still respect me in the morning?
How do you like your eggs?
I just had 5 hard-boiled eggs.
Who was at fault?
Did anyone get hurt?
Anyone have any crazy stories?
We (my SO's cousin was driving) rearended a lady last night that stopped in the middle of the freeway in an effort to cut into traffic merging onto another freeway. She kept driving! We had to follow her for another 2 miles before we were able to get her to pull over, where she began screaming at Cousin while we were waiting for the cops. Then she drove off!! We had to chase her and call the cops back to give them our new location. Luckily she drove into a cul-de-sac and we were able to block her in when she tried to drive away again. And all I wanted was to go home after a long day...
(people and pets don't count)
Also up for debate, is Skee Lo's song "I Wish" a great song or the BEST song? If you fail this test Kratos Kirby will come slaughter your wife and children.
Do you think that's excessive?
Have you ever seen something like that?
And...for the people with dogs...
I've had my pup for almost a month and he's still not house broken. We're doing the crate training thing, but eh.... He knows he's supposed to go outside after he gets out..but he doesn't seem to understand that he needs to go outside the rest of the time. I can catch him and get him outside if he starts to poo on the carpet..but I'm not quite quick enough when he starts to pee.
Any tips? I'm about ready to go insane.
Would you rather be smart or happy?
Your favorite Anne Bancroft role?
Your favorite Dustin Hoffman role?
What about your favorite Jon Voight role?
a. Artie Shaw?
b. Benny Goodman?
c. Cab Calloway?
d. Benny Carter?
e. Glenn Miller?
f. Count Basie?
Do you believe you are well versed in music?
Which of the following genres do you listen to?
You have to spend the next 24 hours in a single room apartment. You're allowed to choose one package below to keep you entertained for that duration. There's a tv in your room, but without cable, it's meaningless. What do you pick?
What do you envision?
What has been your experience in packing up and moving out of city/state?
Also, how as your weekend?
Someone told me that a person with black hair is less likely to get hired than a brunette/blonde/red head.
Have you heard of this?
I have black hair - should I bleach it so I can get hired for whatever job I want next!?!?
When is the last time you embarrassed yourself in front of complete strangers?
Which is more humiliating?
When is the last time you went to Dennys?
When is the last time you got an oil change, and was it within the 3 mo/3000 mi time frame? (I'm about 1300 mi overdue for one).
i was sick for two days, and totally better yesterday. today, i am again sick.
why am i sick again today? how could i get better, and then get sick again?!
I got an internship for the summer. It's not one of those "lucrative" internships that pay their interns a ridiculous amount of money. In fact, the internship is unpaid. It's just something that seems like fun and relevant to what I think I'd like to pursue as a career. But knowing me, I change my mind all the time and in a few months, I could decide that I want to pursue something else entirely. I think the internship would be fun, and I'd get to live with one of my best friends in New York City. I'm also a junior, so this would be my last summer before I graduate.
I can take a few classes at my college, which is supposed to be gorgeous in the summertime. My boyfriend will also be there, which is a huge incentive. It would be a relaxing summer in quiet Upstate New York.
Help me weight out my options. What should i do? What would you do?
Should I get a T-shirt?
Get a last coffee and gelato?
Get food at the airport?
A fan likes the books and collects info about them and makes a website with an encyclopedia of sorts. The site is free and the fan makes no profit and the author doesn't mind.
Book series finishes, author plans on writing a follow-up encyclopedia with info about the books and what happens to the characters afterwards.
Fan wants to publish his website into a book. Author tells him no, because she is publishing her own.
Fan goes ahead and tries it anyway, author gets mad and takes him to court.
Do you think author is well within her rights to refuse the fan's publication? Do you think the fan has every right to publish whatever he wants?
Basically, whose side are you on in this situation? Why?
2. Did you watch the Rock of Love finale last night? Isn't Daisy a little bit of a butterface?
3. What are you looking most forward to right now?
What were the circumstances?
TQC! You guys have dirty minds! I'm talking about the test to tell how done a steak is when cooking it on a grill. You make a fist and compare the "give" of different spots on your fist to the "give" of the steak.
What's the worst album and/or song you've ever heard in your entire life and why?
What's the worst movie you've ever seen in your entire life and why?
I'm really angry and want to punch something. I would like to punch the asshole who DIDN'T FIX MY COMPUTER, but he's not here right now. What or who should I punch?
If you watch "Jon & Kate Plus 8" who are your favorite children and why?
For example(s), when I was in 8th grade, I read the entire Redwall series to comfort me during anxiety attacks that caused me to stay home from school for weeks. Now that I'm older, I re-read the series to give me comfort when I'm dealing with a rough time.
I'm also just about to re-play Jak 2 and Jak 3 on the PS2. When I first started being home-schooled in high school, these were the two games that I obsessed over and spent so much time playing to take my mind off everything. Just the thought of playing them is giving me a comfort I can't explain.
What about you?
Nevermind. Figured it out.
What's a good Wii multiplayer game? We've had a Wii for a few months now and the only game we have is still Wii Sports. We tried Galaxy, but it made me and my mother nauseous. Same with Twilight Princess. We liked Mario Party 8. Hated Cooking Mama. I feel bad because we I whined so much for a Wii and now we hardly use it. =(
They won't grow back and you can't trim them in anyway so you'd have to live with your choice forever.
Which would you choose and why?
What if the angel offered the choice between eternal life that *might* be in heaven and *might* be in hell—you wouldn't know until after you decided—or oblivion?
I think mine was about 2 weeks.
However, I don't really know how to go school. I barely passed high school and I really have no idea how to study, pay attention in class, take notes, whatever.
So guys, how do you succeed in school?
Will you wish me luck?
What are the most unusual names you've ever encountered IRL?
What should I do before then, besides try to pass?
How should I celebrate after graduation? That place is a soul sucking hell hole. I met my best friends there, but other than that, it's been four years of torment at the hands of the future burnouts of America, and my outside life over the course of these years hasn't been that great, either.
Anyone here at college and majoring in Japanese? :\
What should I do if the Photoshop class I need at the college is full when I go to register? Cry? Kill someone already in the class and take their seat?
2. What's your default ring tone?
3. Can you write me a haiku about how your day has been?
*in the sense that you'd think it could be true, not something implausible or outlandish.
If you somehow knew ahead of time that someone of your acquaintance (not a stranger) was going to make this insult, and not as a joke but seriously, how would you ideally like to react/respond?
have I angered the LJ gods??
How long do you have to be with someone, in any sort of relationship, before you will fart in front of them?
Do you think it's more accepting or less accepting than other countries?
And if you feel like it...why do you think this?
And if you're not from the United States (or just don't care); which Legend of Zelda was better: Windwaker or Twilight Princess? Discuss amongst yourselves.
Guidelines: Treat Nearly All Women as Pre-Pregnant" From the Washington Post
ETA: You know, excluding "refrain from smoking, maintain a healthy weight and keep chronic conditions such as asthma and diabetes under control" since thats a pretty good suggestion for anyone, regardless of gender, age, potential baby makin', etc.
Janeane Garofalo + Tina Fey + Sarah S ilverman (i know a lot of people don't think she is funny but dammn)
I have a gas stove. I sprayed the inside of the oven with Easy Off Oven Cleaner and it has to sit for like... hours. I know if I were to turn the oven on right now, we'd all go ka-boom.
But, do you think it'd be ok if I used the stove top to cook something cuz I'm really, really hungry? Would the fumes ignite from inside the oven if I used the stove top?
I guess I could try and then I will update on tqc_updates if I live. But, I'm looking for experience here. Gas stoves scare me.
What do you suggest i drink/eat that will not revisit me?
I've ended up drinking fiber powder in water.
2)is the weather weird in your area?
Yes- freeze on tuesday, 70s on weds.
3)do you have a system for your amazon wishlist? do you buy things in a planned way or do you just do whatever?
What should I see?
What should send I her?
Favorite flavor of Otter pops?
What is your favorite flavor of Shasta sodas?
What is a local treat in your area that you enjoy so much you wish everyone could have the chance to try it?
What was it about?
EDIT: Serious defined as not talking to them for a while/the relationship ending.
How did you feel?
How did it go?
I just stumbled across an old friend on LJ, and I am so nervous I just want to cry and/or throw up.
I see it as kind of both.
What if it's someone you know relatively well?
If a business or organization doesn't answer their phone in the middle of a Monday, when will they?
Is there any way of looking up email addresses for people who aren't affiliated with universities?
Anyone here live in or near Camden, NJ?
Do you have a lot of pimples on your back, or is it full of blemishes? or is it smooth?
I made an appointment for getting the Implanon inserted, so my questions:
1: What is your birth control method?
2: Do you still use condoms, even if you on a birth control prescription?
3: Does anyone here have experience with the Implanon?
And one for everyone!
4: What color are the underpants you are wearing right now?? Tee hee!
Today just sucks for me. I'm depressed. What would you recommend I do to improve my mood later?
Is 20 lbs of weight loss in 5 months an unreasonable goal for an obese person? Edit: What amount of weight loss borders on unreasonable under the same parameters?
Do you think this is a method destined for failure? What techniques do you usually use in pre-writing for papers?
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Do you ever wear socks with cartoonish prints (ex. monkeys or cats or rabbits, etc...)
For at least three weeks I've stopped "catching up" on missed TQC. I now feel like one of the internet type of people who only read it when they're at their desk.
Does that make the rest of you people reading it religiously "bitter"?
ETA: For yourself?
ETA: would you care to elaborate on how this would make you feel? instead of just a one worded answer.
have you made any new friends recently? would you care to tell me about them?
Google fails me.
EDIT: Damnit, there's no good way to explain this.
It is a giant yellow smiley face. Used all over to express a "HE HE HE" sort of happiness. Often used in snarky posts of SF_Drama or the sorts. Its eyes are looking to the left. It has a :D mouth. I'm not insane. Really.
Can ANYONE link me to this?
What's made you happy today?
What makes you want to read a website regularly, or join up to it if it's a community or forum situation?
What's the stupidest website idea you've ever come up with?
Totally different topic... what're your favourite birthday related icons?
I'm getting my hair done later this week and I need examples to show my hairdresser. If it matters/helps, I have medium/long lengthed hair, looking for my layers to be evened out into something fun. Also looking for colour(s), anything but black.
My husband asked me this earlier and I have no idea what he is talking about. Do any of you know?
EDIT: Found! Thanks for all your help!
What's your favorite Sesame Street character or segment?
I love Cookie Monster!
How much did you pay for it?
Will you show me a picture you took with it?
Have any of you read "Declaring Rights: A Brief History with Documents"?
It was supposed to be on the assigned reading list, but I didn't have an updated copy.
My book doesn't come until a DAY AFTER the report is due.
It's a big part of the grade.
Have any of you read it?
Can you use your amazing skills and find a website that gives a synopsis or something?
If not, ignore the rest of the questions.
A. Are you a part of the community?
B. Have you got/sent any random texts/postcards/letters?
C. What do you think of it in general? Fun? Lame? Creative?
is in my homestate. GLEEEE!!!
what was the last thing you were totally geeked out about?
have you ever had an unpleasant sneezing incident? if so, do elaborate.
1. Reach your right leg out, what is the first thing it touches?
2. Reach your right arm out, what is the first thing it touches?
3. What would you name a pet armadillo?
4. Where is Larry's hairbrush?
5. What is your mother's first name?
6. When was the last time you felt truly awkward? What happened?
7. Favorite dairy product?
8. If you had to hide a third eye on your body, where would you put it?
9. Favorite Greek Myth?
10. Combs or hairbrushes?
11. Am I a fetus?
Do you have cheek dimples?
The drugs, the iud and the insertion are both listed under "billed to patient" and "billed to insurance"-- I assume my insurance didn't cover it all, that's understandable. The drugs actually show a balance of zero under billed to patient, so whatever. Adding up insertion costs comes to about what I'm finding online as an average cost for insertion. But, adding up (IUD billed to patient) and (IUD billed to insurance) totals over $800 and my information says the iud itself is from 300-400 dollars.
Is there a way to dispute this? I'm pretty sure there is when you're working with medicare or what have you but here I don't know. I have blue cross/blue shield, if that helps.
Alternately, how might I come up with nearly $500 in 2 weeks ish? >.< Anyone know someone in the market for a kidney?
EDIT~ I managed to call them today, and my insurance did not cover the iud or the insertion (SO i imagine what the bill is showing is that the insurance paid its "we don't cover this we're just helping you out" portion) BUT that's moot because they did, in fact, file the wrong paperwork and it is supposed to be free and my balance is now $00.00. Thank god.
I personally like kikirikí instead of "cock-a-doodle-do" or kara-kara-kara-kara instead of "cluck" lol
I think mine will be depressing considering it's only april and it's:
So, what's your fastest mile time? How often do you run?
I can't STAND people being audible with their food... like slurping or smacking. My friend Chris doesn't have any manners and sucks on ice pops so loudly you can hear it OUTSIDE OF THE HOUSE, and no matter how many times I ask him to stop, he won't change his manners. Ass.
I've got this honey-pineapple vinaigrette to put on it.
what else should I do with dinner to go with this?plus...
have you ever had what Jon's eating in my icon, Jimmy Dean Pancakes and Sausage on a Stick? because my mom bought some, I saw them in the fridge, and I just started cracking up.
What is the most ridiculous food you have ever seen/eaten?
I have this problem where I'll think of something and go down this research path only to realize an hour later that it's totally irrelevant to what I need to accomplish/prove. It drives me crazy.
ETA: Regardless of if you live far away, could you conceivably walk in from nearby?
2. Have you had any experience with people with dementia? When they go off on a tangent do you try to explain that they are doing so, or would you indulge the fantasy?
3. What's next up for you in your TV or movie viewing?
4. Do you have any action figures? What are your newest? What about favourites?
On a scale of one to ten how lol worthy is that?
Am I being too forward?
edit: they also need to to accommodate my learning disability.
How much would this cost in the form of whatever the cheaper-yet-functional alternatives to iPods are?
Would you recommend getting an iPod, or some other brand of ridiculously small musical device? Why?
Does anyone other than me still not have an iPod? If not, why not?
(For me it's mainly because of the price, although for years I thought they were silly. I do want one now, obviously.)
When I am taking notes from a workbook I am always conscious that I write too much. I guess its not a bad thing as it is certainly better than not writing enough but do you have any tips for note taking? How to write in your own words? I know how to, obviousley but do you have any tips for studying in general?
What are you studying?
my parents are supervising it. they said no alcohol, and they dont think that anyone is going to bring alcohol.
how can i supply alcohol to people at the party without my parents noticing???
like, should i smuggle vodka cruisers in vitamin water bottles or what??
cheers for any advice!!
EDIT: pretty sure most of you are misunderstanding my situation because i explained it in a shit way...
so, im locking my parents in the house during the party, i just cant let them know i will be providing the alcohol, hence the sneak it in thingy. but thanks for the help so far, it's certainly been ... illuminating =]
Why thinking for yourself is important - relate it to science, and relate it to the movie Thank You For Smoking
ETA - I finished my crap of an essay. I forgot to make 3 valid points. Oops. Fuck it.
2) If you had the authority and there was a need for one to select an Ambassador of thequestionclub to represent thequestionclub across all of the Internet, who would you select?
3) What's the cheapest you ever remember gas being since you started driving?
In Bad Boys 2 our two heroes are preparing to break into someone's house and rescue a hostage. In order to do so they want the house owner to think that his security systems is crazy. They hope he will turn it off and they can sneak in undetected. The plan is to use cats and iguanas (?) and either the cats of the iguanas or both get thrown over the fence to cause the appropriate troubles. And that's the question that is causing the argument: Who gets thrown over the fence? The cats? The iguanas? Both? Any fans of the movie here who can answer that?
I'm thnking of buying one for my room when I move. Any suggestions on what kind?
Who, in your opinion obviously, is possibly the orneriest member of TQC? Caveat/request please: pick someone other than yourself.
If you have details, examples, or better yet links to make your case, might you share?
eta: oh, and just to clarify, I'm more asking about people who seem to act ornery with little to no provocation - thanks!
D'you guys realize the ridiculousness that was trying to fucking get my layout to work? That was so shitty.
edit: Now that I look at it on my own journal yeah it is kind of boring. It looks a lot better on my friends page, I think, where the entries are smaller with less white space, because you can see more of the union jack between the shorter entries. I'm alright with that, though, 'cause I don't really look at my own journal that often, but I look at my friends page every day.
How do you recognize that the things you complain about are petty?
Are you grateful for everything you have, or do you take things for granted?
What are these things?
Have you ever gotten more than 2 opinions from doctors about a medical condition/problem?
Does anyone else find Gray's Anatomy as horribly bad as I do?
The most off-putting?
PS: I've got ~daha~, ~daha~, ~daha~ covered.
Ok, what was the name of the guy from the 1800's (or 1900's?). He worked in a hospital I think, for delivering babies. The hospital had a high death toll and many women died because the doctors who were delivering the babies did not wash their hands. So this guy told them to wash their hands and the death toll fell a lot.
ETA - NVM, it just popped in my head right now. It was ignaz semmelweis.
Alright let me add a question. Are you lonely right now? I am :(
Should I send my video to Raid and let them know they suck?
When was the last time you bought something that didn't work the way you were hoping it would?
PS foaming bathroom spray is an amazingly effective ant killer.
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my feet always itch really, really bad after i shower and i have no clue why. they never itch at any other time, they're not dry or flakey or abnormal looking so i don't know if it's athlete's foot. i also know it isn't my shower because this happens regardless of where i shower.
what causes this mysterious foot itch?! will i ever be healed?
Mine: "I've never masturbated."
If you have, what do you think?
If not, why not?
2. What's the last major purchase you made?
3. Do you make regular donations to charity? Which ones?