What food do you think is the least offensive/least likely for someone else not to like?
July 22nd, 2009
What food do you think is the least offensive/least likely for someone else not to like?
If you haven't left the country, what is the first state/province/city you visited besides your own?
What's the best job you've ever had? the worst?
...Does this mean I'm old, if I don't want to change?
I've got something like $235 in the bank, and another $50ish in cash.
How should I use my money? I can't spend everything in the bank, so the TV will have to wait until atleast next week when my next paycheck gets put in there for some cushion money.
Also, on the subject of TVs since it's apparently TV night on TQC, I'm looking for a flat one, around 22" or so. Where do you think I can get the best deal [in-store, preferably. I like to buy these things in person]? I have no brand loyalties, I just wanna get a decent TV for my money.
How do you differntiate between the feelings of love and lust?
What turns you off about the opposite sex?
One of my sorta bosses was on the Colbert Report today. The part about ACORN. HOLY MOTHERFUCKING SHIT. I nearly peed myself.
Also, even funnier because she was on the Daily Show a couple months back and she didn't realize it was satire. Now she does, so it's even better.
Also, poll: I have a poster that came in a copy of Mojo magazine years and years and years ago. On one side is the White Stripes, on the other, the MC5. WHICH SIDE DO I CHOOSE TO HANG UP?
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How do you get all that dead skin off your back by yourself?
do you like skinny jeans? why or why not?
do you like skinny jeans on boys?
do you care that they're bad for your health?
if i wear skinny jeans, are my legs going to fall off for lack of circulation?
if you don't care, what's your favorite thing to do to de-stress?
It has to not shed (or at least shed very little).
It has to be less than 40 pounds (her rule) and more than 15 (my rule).
So, what breeds fit that size and shedding requirement?
*not necessarily right now right now, but currently.
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How long have you had your lj username?
Do you still like it?
Are you the kind of person that uses the same password for everything?
If happy_kittens has itchy, slightly swollen eyes, can't breathe well, and has a runny nose...does that mean she's going to die?
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A) I watch the national news.
B) I watch international news.
C) I read a daily paper.
D) I read a weekly paper.
E) I read news websites like CNN.com on a daily basis.
F) I randomly browse news websites from time to time.
H) Friends/Family tell me.
I) Where are the ticky-boxes?
K) I don't.
L) TMZ.com, bb.
I'm looking at local boarding facilities and for two dogs, they start around $42/night, so I was thinking of saying $25/day. Does that seem fair to you, for two dogs? I will be staying in their house.
what do you do when you're frustrated?
(for the record, it's 11am and the weather is really nice. i have my keys, but they won't work. )
Bonus: Have you ever changed the locks on someone?
What are your hobbies?
What are you passionate about?
What are you good at?
I'm doing some medium impact cardio and yoga-y type stuff, and my nikes just seem to restrictive, but barefoot is bad.
can you help?
Know of any cute, comfortable flats? Show me!
Are you going to get flu shots this year?
Do you take it?
Also, where can I get the Adblock plug-in for Firefox?
What do you think I would be able to wear under a top like this?
http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i127/Nemesis1709/majica.jpg (sorry about the bad quality..)
I really like it, it's new. But it shows a lot of cleavage and I'm not all that comfortable with it. I am a t-shirt amd sweatpants sort of 'feel good' person so I have no idea how to behave with clothes. lol
Do you love Slurpees?
.99 for a 44-ounce Slurpee is the best deal in the world, Y/Y?
What's your favorite Slurpee flavor?
Do you like to mix different flavors in a Slurpee?
If you're a dirty commie...I mean...umm...if you don't like Slurpees, what is your favorite drink/snack to get at a convenience store when driving somewhere?
Horror movies are definitely prefered (especially of the Asian persuasion), but I've seen a LOT of horror movies.
Here are the sites I've found that kind of offer what's I'm going for:
Do you use any of them or anything similar to track your movies?
Since you guys are a fairly creative bunch I thought I would see if you had any other fun ideas.
So TQC, can you suggest some games to help make the lunch period more fun?
Thank you in advance!
I tell Scuffy I've been listening to the hardest, heaviest, meanest music I own for the last several days so that when I get in one of those tough spots, that will be running through my head. And it's true...a steady stream of Motorhead, Ministry, Metallica, Iggy and the Stooges, Tool, etc were my internal soundtrack on this thing.
Does this work for you? Does music help you grit your teeth and get it done? What kind of music?
If you don't care about political issues, how do you decide who to vote for?
If you don't vote/don't care/aren't tired of answering questions yet:
What kind of mileage does your personal vehicle get?
27 city, 31 highway
If you have had a bachelor[ette] party, what did you do for it?
I'm going deepsea fishing with the groomsmen and my uncles.
I can't remember the next-to-last line of this song from my childhood. I would rather just ask y'all then exercise my waning Google-fu skills, so...do you know the missing line of this?
Big green globs of greasy, grimy gopher guts
Mutliated monkey meat
Dirty little birdy feet
And me without a spoon
Okay, here's my recollection of things, maybe you guys will be able to sort it out better than I. My friend dropped me off at night, I told my stoned ass to take my bike off her rack and keep my book in my hand, but I might not have listened. Btw, my stoned ass subjected said book to water damage and that's why it was in my hand and not my bag. (Canvas bag got wet from friend's floor mat - it had rained, water soaked through to my book.) I took my bike through the back yard, the back door, all through the house, and to the garage. I think I left my bike at the door and dumped my belongings inside before taking it in. My bag, the CD my friend returned to me, and the totally awesome unicorn plaque she gifted me are all in my room. I am afraid that I might have set it down outside and now it's trash somewhere. :( BUT I DIDN'T DO THAT RIGHT GUYS?
What kinds of donuts do you like?
I tend to avoid movie versions of things I'm a big fan of, because they tend to make the good parts bland...
2)Do you know anybody who has a hole in their heart?
My mom had one, but I think it closed. My cousin's baby has one.
3)My back needs massaging. Will you recommend any home back massagers[not ones that are to be used for sexual purposes, btw]
Brought to you by an $86 photo printing bill. Those little bastards add up fast. D:
Do you drink V8? What flavor is your favorite? My husband likes the spicy original kind. YUCK.
Do you have a Jimmy Johns in your area? Do you like it? What's your favorite sandwich place?
BONUS QUESTION: I might be working for Taco Hell soon. Will I get fat eating tacos all the time or will I get grossed out and never eat another taco again?
ETA another unrelated question since no one else is posting gdi:
I told my brother I'd give him $10 if he did the dishes. I actually had $10 when I told him this. The restaurant where I ate lunch had a broken credit card machine, so I had to pay in cash, so now I have $2. So I guess my question is, how annoying is it to be paid in spare change?
Why doesn't the store I bought my vacuum from have bags to fit it? They still carry the same machine!
What kind of bread(s) do you like? (brand/flavor/type) Ever make your own bread?
What books have you bought/borrowed lately? Any sort of odd or unusual ones? I bought Candorville, Pardon My Spanglish, Frida's Fiestas, Unequal Sisters, Electric Bread for Kids and Cine Mexicano: Poster Art.
should I get something quick now, or wait till I get out at 6 to get a real meal?
Edit: Well, now that TQC has validated my gluttony...
I traded 2 dozen homemade cupcakes to get this- http://alternaterealitypodcast.blogspot.com/2009/07/i-want-blackest-night-ring.html I made out well on that deal, yes?
I really like that Republica song Ready to Go
Should I go back?
Would you go back?
2. If not, what movies are excited about?
3. If you don't like movies, do you like popcorn?
4. If you don't like popcorn, are you a communist?
Would it look stupid to have Starbucks on my resume when I may be competing with people who are already professionals for this job?
What's your favourite online time-waster?
Has this been asked before?
2. Do you own a copy?
3. If so, can I get one?
4. If none of the above apply, what's something you want that's hard to find, either at all or where you live?
I've gotten much less. I will eat a whole apple sometimes, core and all.
I'm not counting < 2 years old, as I used to eat sand as a baby.
Sorry! To clarify: I'd hold the laptop in the sleeve in my hand and then just use the purse as a purse as well as using it to carry my school stuff.
does that depend on how big it is?
Would you consider keeping it a secret, or shout it from the rooftops?
So, TQC, what's your favorite flavor of Life Savers?
Which movie should I rent tonight?
Why does it take a minimum of 15 minutes to fill a prescription? It seems as though this is the amount of time that you're required to wait.
Is there something more going on behind that counter than just transferring pills from one bottle to another?
If you don't care, then what is the best thing that you've seen/heard today? What is the worst?
Also, thanks TQC, for keeping my day full of entertainment and little-known facts.
Shall we name it and hold a memorial service for its feelings and nerves? (I have nothing better to do today)
What would you name your right big toe?
What's the last thing that seemed like a great idea to you in the beginning but afterwards, you're just like, oh god no?
What are the best websites for uploading digital photos and having them made into prints on “real” photo paper? The kind that’s slightly bumpy, not glossy? I’m going through photographs, sorting them into albums, and finding I have dozens of my first son, but none of my second son because we went digital before he was born. This sucks. What sucks more? I lost most of the photos of my second son when I killed my HD a few months ago. Thankfully a lot of them are already uploaded to LJ and FB and such.
So, anyway, who prints out the best photos? I don’t want to print them out myself because I don’t like the quality of the printers we currently own.
What do you think? Is this a fair exchange?
ETA: what did California pay for? I remember seeing that they paid for something on TV...
Do you think the princess and the frog will be any good?
I use a real light base color eyeshadow before I put on the actual colors I'm planning to use and I've been making like, a little sandwich of base, primer, shadow. Am I doing it wrong? Would I benefit more from putting the primer under the base color or is what I'm doing fine?
Which would look better if I totally phail getting into graduate school (for re-application): Internship abroad or volunteering abroad (spanish speaking country in either instance)?
Edit: I completed a year-long research internship in May, and am the president of a service-based co-ed frat already, if those influence the decision :P
I see this happen over and over and over again. And I've done it, too. D:
Do you think it's ok to eat?
If not, should I eat it anyway and report back the results?
And what do you worry about? That they're dead, hurt, just don't want to talk to you, etc?
Did you put a stop to it?
At what age?
If you were a member of an affectionate family, as an adult do you find yourself to be:
a) not affectionate
d) can't stand any sort of physical affection
Bonus: Will you comment using an icon that you NEVER typically use?
Do you get hunger paralysis? Like it's time to go out and eat and you go back and forth with each other because you can't think of one single place you could go? You're all "Where do you want to go?" "I don't know where do you want to go?" "I don't know anywhere you do."
But, I think all over color would be too much.
Should I try to do some sort of streaks? Any specific recommendations? How should I go about doing this?
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Do you use price comparison sites?
I'm thinking of applying, but I don't know anything about the place. What about pay?
hell yeah i love hot dogs(and veggie dogs). i've had four today. goddamn, i love hot dogs.
has anything similar happened to you or someone you know, or have you ever heard of such a thing happening to someone else?
If not, what would you do if they asked?
What do you think Barbies teach kids about sexuality and society?
If you could kiss any famous person ever, who would you kiss?
*I liked barbies, I just found my UNICEF one my great grandpa gave me!
And I am very into Zachary Quinto right now... I would kiss him in a heartbeat.
Was I the only 5 year old who wished Jodie Sweetin was my best friend?
What does everyone else think is funny or interesting that you don't?
I want Tim Allen to be my dad and Imaria thinks that's creepy =(
TALK ON THE PHONE. When anybody calls my house, all they say is "Hello, is so-and-so there?" without introducing themselves. I hate that. that forces me to ask them who they are, which I usually don't do because I like to spend as little time as possible talking to people over the phone, and so whenever whoever they're calling for picks up the phone, they first ask me who it is who's called, and I don't know.
That was a very long and rambly sentence.
I've got like a zillion frozen blueberries lying around. what do you suppose I should do with them? Other than bake a pie. srs and non-srs answers welcome.
What is your favorite book out of the Chronicles of Narnia series? I'm currently re-reading "The Magician's Nephew" and I love that one so much.
ALSO: if you could run away and live on any tropical island, which would you choose?
Is it rude to ask for said money?
And how does one go about asking for it without being rude?
...is playing out about a 1/4 mile from my front door.
For those of you willing to spend three minutes to watch (and apologies for the ad, but we all really should flex our power...), does anyone else think it's telling when the old man says "I'm sorry for what I did to you..." to his missing wife? And perhaps he knows a bit more than he's letting on?
And WTF with my local sheriff's department cancelling the search today due to "extreme" weather? Um, it was in the low 90's today, guys. Granted the UV Index was 10. o_O
What sort of haircut do you like on boys?
What should a boy wear to get yo' panties all wet?
I have a problem. In a few weeks I will be graduating from college and moving back home to live with my grandmother (who raised me) for a while. My plan is to find a decent job and pay off most of my loans, while helping out my gram and living rent free. I'm 22, and it is becoming increasingly more acceptable to move back home after college, especially due to the economy. My plan is to be out of there within a year or two though. I should also mention that I haven't lived at home full time since I was 12 because I went to a boarding school for high school, which was out of state, and I also went to an out of state college. And here's my issue:
I'm used to being independent. I don't ask anyone for permission, but now that I'm living with my gram, she's going to try and control me. Other than the obvious (respecting her by not drinking in her house, no bringing guys over, and other "duhs" that you don't do with parents), how much control should she reasonably be able to have over me? Should I have to follow a curfew? Is it reasonable for her to tell me not to sleep over people's houses, especially a boyfriend's? Is there a way to explain to her gently what rules I will and will not follow?
Also, how old is too old to be living at home? I want to be out of there by 24ish, but she's already flipped out on me when I mentioned this. She said that living with your parents is better than living with a roommate, and that it is an unnecessary expense. As far as I see it, you're labeled a loser if you live with your parents for too long. Plus, that can be really detrimental to a romantic relationship. Isn't it bad to be living with your mom up until marriage?
In addition to all of this, she uses this excuse that people my age aren't really adults yet, because their brain isn't fully developed, and therefore I am still a child. Idk... she saw it on TV or something. It pisses me off to no end. I'm just really frustrated and don't know how to deal with someone telling me what to do, after I've gone so long generally making my own decisions. It doesn't help that she is very conservative and I am very liberal. Help!?!?
(Sorry so long!)
What is your favorite brand/flavor of ice cream (that you can get in a carton at the grocery store)?
What did you always get from the Ice Cream Truck when you were a kid? I always got the Reese's ice cream bar. delish.
Does anyone know the story behind this picture?
I think being the spokesmodel for Palmer's Cocoa Butter Stretchmark Cream is a big one.
a) get over it
b) eat crackers the person who ate the ham needs for her lunch tommorow?
Cause that's exactly what my brother did, or so I thought cause he said he did when I woke him up this morning looking for them, then I came to find out he had locked them in a desk drawer and is holding them hostage till he gets ham.
My question is--what the fuck? I hope that is an acceptable and legit question.
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(The movie is called Memories of Murder, btw.)
Why do you think the killer put pieces of peach inside her? And why 9?
I'm having steroid shots in both of my knees tomorrow. I am TERRIFIED of needles. I am even taking my mommy with me to my appointment so she can hold my hand.
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Do you have any good songs you'd recommend listening to?
the thing is, i had not previously noticed any signs of a yeast infection and still haven't.
does this mean the pill has worked and i'm okay?
is there any way to tell without going back to the doctor?
i do not have any desire to give my boy a yeast infection, so i'm trying to be extra careful.
ETA: So there's no stinger, THEN WHY DOES IT STILL FUCKING HURT???
After a a vaguely remembered night of shenanigans and substance abuse I seem to have obtained some guy named Donald's number. Should I call him?
EDIT: I forgot! If I DO pop the blisters, should I post a video of the action to youtube?
Have you ever successfully grown an avacado tree from one of the pits?
ETA: IT'S CALLED HOUSE OF CLUES!!
If I'm making a resume for the position of a personal assistant to a musical artist(s), do you have any suggestions what my letterhead should look like? Why the heck do I need a letterhead so bad anyway? Isn't my name in bold letters, centered, nice enough looking? If you have a letterhead, will you show me yours?
(any details of the experiences with them would help)