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July 9th, 2010

(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:03 am]
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[thatfleetingirl]
What song on your ipod makes you happy every time?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:07 am]
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[enjoy_your_day]
I just asked this in the entomology community but thought I'd ask here too.

I have a bug identity question. I have found a couple of these guys on sheets of drawing paper I buy at school and I have no idea what they are. They are extremely tiny and look like barely anything more than specks to the naked eye, but I took a few pictures of one through the lens of a stereoscope and it's still quite small but hopefully they are clear enough that someone can recognize the insect type! DO YOU KNOW WHAT IT MIGHT BE TQC?

EDIT: entomology comm solved it, it is a booklouse!! ew!

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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:18 am]
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[cdaae]
Do you trust seanseansean more than the police, or would you prefer to trust your local neighbourhood crack dealer....?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:22 am]
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[laney_chan916]
I'm bored and I'm kind of in the mood to write a South Park fanfic right now, but I can't think of a plot.  Can I please get some suggestions?  I'd appreciate it. 

Thanks!


Also, do you like South Park? If so, who's your favorite character?

I like Cartman because his voice and catch phrases are so fun to imitate.


Edit: 
I would prefer to write something that doesn't focus on sex.  I suck at writing it.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:25 am]
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[aerynmoo]

What kind of earphones do you prefer?

Earbuds
58(44.6%)
In ear kind
28(21.5%)
over the ear traditional kind
18(13.8%)
overly huge over the ear traditional kind because i am a hipster
20(15.4%)
implants in my brain
1(0.8%)
I listen to my music in a different manner
5(3.8%)
What?
0(0.0%)

Do you have an ipod?

Yes
106(80.9%)
No
25(19.1%)

Do you have an i-anything?

Yes
101(80.2%)
No
25(19.8%)



In-ear earbuds: How the fuck do you get over the feeling of them being in your ears??? Also, how many sets of earbuds can my cat chew through before I rehome him? He's on pair 4. Also also, since I can't stand the feeling of the in-ear earbuds, I have cut off the part of my earbud that my cat chewed through and am currently listening to Poker Face in mono, lol.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:38 am]
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[holdyourdevil]
Would you eat a sandwich out of a can? 

If so which one would you choose: the pb&j w/ grape, pb&j with strawberry, or the bbq chicken?

What else wouldn't you want to eat out of a can (besides these sandwiches)?

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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:42 am]
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[h20]
If I gave you $20 for candy/junk food/snacks, what would you get?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:58 am]
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[bubbafet]
how often do you get off?
srs/non-srs
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|01:04 am]
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[lava_sharks]
have you ever had the urge to jump out of a moving car?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|01:13 am]
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[eleuthreophile]
does anyone here work at bath and body works? can you tell me anything that would be helpful to know when i go in for an interview on monday?

what's the weirdest way you've ever gotten a job or a job interview?

if you have or have had two jobs, can you give me advice on how to handle having two jobs?
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hey why not [Jul. 9th, 2010|01:32 am]
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[cestlavie_2010]
Will you help mystictwilight come up with story ideas?

Go here: Brainstormer

Click Random, see what you get, and comment with a potential story using the three ideas.



FOR EXAMPLE

"general, steampunk, miracle"

could be

The General of a steampunk army must perform a miracle to save the world/his people/the love of his life.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|02:25 am]
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[koffie_addict]
there is someone outside yelling OH SHIT a lot and very loud. It's 2:30 am.

what happened?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|02:44 am]
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[sandrasolaria]
My parents host parties and are looking for music videos to popular songs. They don't want ads on the videos like you get sometimes popping up. They could play the vh1 music channel that we get, but they want to control the order. And they are willing to pay.

Do you know of any website like that where they can subscribe and build video playlists and have professional quality music vids?


DK/DC

Have you seen Toy Story 3? I saw it today and loved it.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|02:51 am]
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[mystictwilight]
I'm freaking out because by the end of summer I need to have a few chapters written of a children's (ages 9-12 specifically) fantasy novel as part of my senior honors project, and I still have absolutely no ideas that don't feel horribly overdone.

Suggestions, anyone? How do you get inspiration for plots when you want/need to write?

DK/DC: Do you own silly bandz? Which ones?
I'm proud to say I have farm and zoo animals, 'fun shapes,' and princess.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|05:08 am]
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[deathbcomesme]
if you watch criminal minds, what's your favourite episode?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|06:11 am]
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[aeolian_harp]
My friend from college is going to be a med student starting this fall. Her Facebook status is that she is applying to the Air Force to help pay for med school.

How does one have time to go to med school and be in the Air Force at the same time?
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:) [Jul. 9th, 2010|06:59 am]
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[bikinifetish]
[mood |accomplishedaccomplished]

What's the last happy news you heard/read?

What are you wearing?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|06:59 am]
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[ocean_storm]
You receive a speeding ticket in the mail for $40. You feel you got it unfairly since the area where the photo was taken is construction and you always go the posted lower speed limit of 50mph.

Would you suck it up and pay the stupid ticket? Or in the name of honor and justice, should you fight it in court even though the cost of missing a days worth of work is more than the ticket itself? You will not get points on your license either way.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|07:31 am]
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[justxjess]
What's the last bad decision/choice you made?
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Eyeliner [Jul. 9th, 2010|07:43 am]
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[freakshownia]
Can anyone recommend a brand of cruelty-free (no animal testing) waterproof liquid eyeliner that's sold at Rite Aid? Yes I'm aware that's awfully specific but I have a Rite Aid gift card and I need eyeliner =P
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Las Vegas [Jul. 9th, 2010|08:37 am]
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[castleship]
I'm leaving for my first adult Vegas trip in a few hours, any tips? Tricks? Suggestions?

We're staying at the Palms and have a loose schedule, but I want to know if there's anything besides the clubs and pools I need to see/do/experience.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|09:21 am]
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[stakingaclaim]
1)Where is your hairbrush?
2)What, if anything, is on the back of your toilet?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|09:45 am]
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[aeolian_harp]
Why am I so afraid to get a physical?

I don't have a fear of needles, I don't mind going to the dentist/specialized doctors, I just hate going to a general practitioner and I don't know why.

I think it's partially because my doctors have made me feel bad about things completely unrelated to my health in the past and I don't want to deal with it.

I haven't had a check-up in three years. Will you convince me to just schedule one?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|09:47 am]
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[fagerstrom]
There haven't been any new questions in a while. Are you sad that I ruined the silence?
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Inspired by my never-ending Pad Thai craving [Jul. 9th, 2010|09:55 am]
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[polly_purebred]
What's your favorite type of Asian cuisine and what's your favorite dish? Pics make it more fun.

Notice that I said cuisine. Best China Wok doesn't count. =)
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Idears, plz [Jul. 9th, 2010|10:07 am]
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[pastorlenny]

We've been ordered by the town to do repairs at the church that exceed our cash-on-hand by several thousand dollars, so I have to get over myself and finally do some fundraising.

Do you have any awesome fundraising idears for us, O human peoples of TQC?


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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|10:15 am]
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[bubbafet]
 are men more emotional than women?
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Wine? [Jul. 9th, 2010|10:18 am]
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[secretive_cat]
[mood |calmcalm]

Am I still considered a teetotaler if I taste a sip of wine in a store?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|10:40 am]
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[gizmobunny]
I just finished my yearly Harry Potter readthrough, and I already want to read them again, like, right now. 

How often do  you reread books you really like? 
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|10:44 am]
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[novelized]
do you think with enough persistence, anyone can learn another language fluently?

my roommate insists that she just doesn't have the right brain for it. and i think it's definitely interesting how easily it comes for some people and how difficult it is for others.

what was learning a different language like for you, if you studied another one? what language was it?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|11:14 am]
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[chaostrophy]
What do you make when all you have in your house is the bare minimum?
What are you hungry for right now?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|11:17 am]
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[stateofember]
Does/has anyone here used OneNote from Microsoft Office? Do/did you find it useful? How do/did you use it?

Not used OneNote? EDIT: Do you like the tattoo in the pic, y/n?

(Eesh, guys.)
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Cooking? [Jul. 9th, 2010|11:20 am]
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[kissmeimjewish]
Hey friends! I'm looking to expand my cooking horizons. I'm a pretty decent cook, but I prefer to bake, but I've been told I need to make 1 or 2 dinners a week to contribute to the family's cooking. So I'm looking for suggestions, we eat alot of chicken, hamburger and salmon. What ideas do you have for me?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|11:28 am]
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[majesticjac]
Does anyone else here get really (like RRRLY) emotionally affected by books and characters? Maybe too much so? (If so, and you're comfortable, can you share any of the books that have affect you so deeply?)

I just read The Dead Zone, and it was an amazing read, I really recommend it. But it made me really depressed. Like when I finished it, I felt really awful. I can think of few books that have impacted me so emotionally, and this one's made the list.

Have you read The Dead Zone? If so, did you like it? Did it have a deep impact on you, too?

A couple weeks ago, I made this entry here. I ended up taking The Dead Zone with me because it had the highest number of votes, and I was not disappointed! The Dead Zone has become my favorite S.K. book so far, and one of my favorite books ever. I thought it was amazing and very powerful.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|11:58 am]
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[anthony]
What do you like in your pasta salad? I need ideas for tomorrow.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:19 pm]
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[soundquakes]
How bad is it in Oakland right now?

If you're in Oakland, how are you keeping safe?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:26 pm]
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[emptysilentlife]
Is there anyone here who is from a non-Western country/culture but lives in a Western country who would be willing to do a short survey for me? I don't know of anyone in real life who fits this description in real life and yes, this is a homework question. The survey is about your experience with discrimination by the way.

If not, are you taking any classes over the summer? What are they?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:27 pm]
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[hiphophooray]
Do you like to go tanning? Why or why not?

If you have pale skin, do you like it?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:31 pm]
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[enchantress88]
why do i have eight bug bites on my feet and ankles, but no bites anywhere else? is there a certain kind of bug with a foot fetish?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:35 pm]
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[lava_sharks]
your SO asks you to lose weight. what do you do?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:35 pm]
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[coconut_theory]

How much effort do you put into killing a mosquito in your home?

1 - none at all, those guys don't bother me
6(5.8%)
2
3(2.9%)
3
6(5.8%)
4
4(3.9%)
5 - if I can reach it I'll try, otherwise I keep my eye out for it
38(36.9%)
6
9(8.7%)
7
8(7.8%)
8
7(6.8%)
9
0(0.0%)
10 - I hunt that motherfucker down until I am victorious
22(21.4%)

How much of a target for mosquitoes are you?

1 - they never come near me
3(2.9%)
2
8(7.8%)
3
8(7.8%)
4
2(1.9%)
5 - if they're out and about, I'll end up with a bite or two
19(18.4%)
6
3(2.9%)
7
12(11.7%)
8
4(3.9%)
9
4(3.9%)
10 - my delicious blood makes me a mosquito magnet
40(38.8%)
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:41 pm]
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[chaton_de_neige]
Is there a good reason not to scratch my mosquito bites?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:43 pm]
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[rrrrrrr]
I recognized a girl from my childhood that was tagged in a few of my cousin's pictures. I clicked on her page and I am pretty sure she babysat for me at one point (I am 22 yrs old now). THEN I read her bio and it looks and reads like this:




Do people, no matter what age (but especially those over the age 8)
, actually think that they will be taken seriously when every other word is capitalized and dis translates into this? etc. etc.


What happened to decent grammar? When did this madness start?!
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:49 pm]
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[jezemel]
When crossing or turning onto a one way street, do you look both ways?
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inspired by the recent movie post [Jul. 9th, 2010|12:59 pm]
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[taylormark_jr]
Will you describe a TV show in 5 words or less and let us guess what it is?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|01:06 pm]
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[sweetpiglet]
Thanks for advice on Canadian desserts. I ended up making a maple fudge that ended up as a maple taffy (I don't know how) and they LOVED IT.

Now, I need help with Cuban desserts. My friend came to the States from Cuba when she was 5 (17 years ago), and her favorite dessert from there was- well, this is where it gets fuzzy. She's pretty positive it was made with a lot of sugar (granulated or brown or confectioner's, she's not sure), and it ends up kind of cube-ish.

We're planning on having a girl's night in with her little girl, and she wants me to show her how to make this. BUT how can I show her how to make it without knowing what it is?

This is my most (recent) desperate hour. Help me, TQC, you're my only hope!
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|01:08 pm]
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[lunasol]
What do you think of people who correct others grammatical errors (including spelling) online? What about the ones who do it as some kind of defense tactic in a disagreement online? What about people who go into long rants about incorrect grammar?

DK/DC What did you do for your last birthday? If it wasn't anything particularly exciting, how about your next birthday?

My last birthday I was staying with a friend of mine in California. We went out for Chinese food (I looooove sesame chicken), went home, had cake and ice cream, and then played Harry Potter on Wii. This year I think I might just go out for breakfast, there's a cafe nearby that has crazy good breakfast food like peaches and cream French toast and banana and caramel pancakes, and then maybe hang out with some friends.

ETA: This isn't influenced by the post a couple below mine, I promise.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|01:12 pm]
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[bookworms]
What amazes you?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|01:15 pm]
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[sovietbloc]
Do any of you know any websites where I can find legitimate information on rental properties in New York City? I'm sick and tired of browsing through all the scams on craigslist. I'm looking for a 5 bedroom to split between 5, maybe 6 people. Roomshares for me are an option as well, but I'd prefer to move in with this group of people rather than jump head-first into a roommate situation with people I don't know.

Also, can any of you tell me your personal experiences answering a flatshare on craigslist, not knowing any of the people?
Oh, and hm... maybe you know a job website catering to the NYC area that's not craigslist either?
Thanks!

Oh, and, have any of you had any experience hitchhiking? Where/what was it like? Do tell!
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|02:04 pm]
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[rhetoricians]
Does anyone know of any place online I can sell video games besides Amazon/Half? My books always sell fine, but nobody ever buys my video games and I could use that money.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|02:11 pm]
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[lava_sharks]
can you reminisce about your childhood up in this post?

i got this song stuck in my headCollapse )
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|02:23 pm]
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[chaostrophy]
Ladies, have you ever worn a C-String?
What do you think of them? Would this be an ideal undergarment for spur of the moment sexing or is it just weird?

Dk/Dc, what's your favorite pair of shoes?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|02:53 pm]
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[alicinnamon]
holy carp i am employed for the first time since october of last year this is so exciting!!

so uhhhhhh will you share things you like about your job? no bad stuff i don't want you guys bumming me out
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|02:56 pm]
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[spoonisoutthere]
Does Paul the Octopus have 8 armpits or one big one?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|03:04 pm]
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[turnofftherain]
My college has decided that, for its hold music, it should play the same damn song over and over and over and over and over again.

I've been on hold for 20 minutes.

I'm at the point where I want to punch the wall or stab my phone. How do I stay sane here? Hanging up is not an option.

What's driving you crazy right now?

EDIT: After 45 minutes of nobody answering, I gave up. I guess I'll call back on Monday.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|03:06 pm]
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[bookworms]
What kind of car do you have? What do you like and dislike about your car?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|03:26 pm]
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TQC,

Apparently my mom got a puppy or something, and she keeps texting me and telling me to name it.
What would be a good name for this puppy?

woof woofCollapse )

ETA: It's a boy doggie
ETA2: Thanks for the good suggestions =) I think she is going to call him Harley.
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courtney love? [Jul. 9th, 2010|03:31 pm]
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[mood |crazycrazy]

what do you think will happen to courtney love in a couple of years?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|03:34 pm]
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[nerdymusician]
Boyfriend and I are moving in three weeks. What will I forget to pack?

Also, below is a list of address changes I need to make. Is there anything I'm forgetting?

I dunno, I didn't want it to be super long on the main pageCollapse )

Thanks!
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DC tonight! [Jul. 9th, 2010|03:37 pm]
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[bikinifetish]
[mood |bouncybouncy]
[music |Lauryn Hill - Can't Take My Eyes Off Of You]

When's the next time you're going out of town? To where?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|03:50 pm]
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[lupinlover]
Hey! I am looking for books about alcoholism. Interested in memoir-like books that are easy, quick reads not so much clinical books (though if you know a really good clinical book that's not too dry that's fine too). Anything relating to the effects of alcoholism on relationships/families would be great and also books about being an alcoholic.

Anyone got any recommendations?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|03:51 pm]
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[stakingaclaim]
Think of a song you like where the lyrics don't make obvious sense (for instance, not a narrative ballad). What song is it and what do you think the lyrics mean or what do they mean to you?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|03:58 pm]
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[tiimshel]
i just returned a few overdue books to my college library and i owed them $70 in overdue fees. they were 2 months overdue (when i moved out i just threw them in the box with my textbooks and sort of forgot about them). do you think this is too much? idk but it was less than i was expecting to owe

dk/dc:
what are the pros and cons of your college or university?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|04:00 pm]
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[bluehairedchild]
Should I buy ice cream after work? If so, what kind should I get?
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Horror movies for a cold, rainy day. [Jul. 9th, 2010|04:17 pm]
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[music |The Rolling Stones - Sympathy For The Devil | Powered by Last.fm]

I feel like watching a freak/inbred style horror movie, something like The Hills Have Eyes, Wrong Turn or The Crazies.
Any recommendations?

Also, if you've seen They Live, would you recommend it?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|04:24 pm]
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[mlledesade]
Do you volunteer anywhere?
Where?
What do you do and is it enjoyable?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|04:35 pm]
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[bubbafet]
TQC I really need your help.

Graham walked to school at an average speed of 3 miles an hour and jogged back along the same route at 5 miles an hour. If his total traveling time was 1 hour, what was the total number of miles in the round trip?

I need to know how to do it.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|04:52 pm]
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[xiaobaobei]
How do I get rid of pimples on my forehead? Are there any foods you could recommend that would help my skin clear up?

My skin's pretty sensitive and tends to be on the dryer side than oily. However, for the past 2 weeks I've gotten breakouts all over my forehead and part of my left cheek. I used to use Cetaphil cleanser and lotion, but I switched to Artistry essentials 3-step skin care system back in May. It's worked fine until now and I'm wondering if my skin is rejecting it. Could it also be the weather (it's been very hot and humid here in VA) or my careless diet? I'm definitely trying to drink lots more water as well. It's just making me super self-conscious, esp when my SO is super close to my face, heh.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|04:54 pm]
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Has anyone made an ice-cream cake before, or at least knows a good recipe? I don't want to make the ice cream from scratch, but I'd like to take store-bought ice cream and put it in a cake that I make.

My boyfriend wants one for his birthday and I've always been in charge of his cake. I want it to be amazing!
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birds and the bees [Jul. 9th, 2010|05:01 pm]
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[cestlavie_2010]
Did anyone ever EXPLAIN sex and puberty to you?
What did they say?
Was it mortifying or not a big deal? 
Were/are those subjects "taboo" with your family?


My mom handed me some outdated book on the subject when I was 11 or so, with the implicit suggestion that I should read it but NEVER MENTION IT AGAIN. Needless to say, all that stuff was semi terrifying to me for awhile.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|05:21 pm]
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[bubbafet]
I'm at the library, and I'm about to check out some books. I need some books that incite people to cry. Got any on mind?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|05:21 pm]
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[tiimshel]
will you describe how you visualized a character or setting from one of your favorite novels?

i always pictured humbert humbert to look exactly like morrissey, for example

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the benefits [Jul. 9th, 2010|05:22 pm]
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[dragonjaze]
I am not a fan of summer, really.  At least not where I live right now.

But the best thing about summer is BARE FOOTSIES Y/N?

discuss.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|05:26 pm]
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[bigeyedphish]
Would a bottle of wine fit in the water bottle cage of a bicycle? I don't have a wine bottle to try it out.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|05:39 pm]
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[soren_grey]
Have you ever used a metal detector?
Did you find anything?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|05:46 pm]
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[amethyst92]
(If you really don't care please don't read this and comment 'nobody cares' or w/e I really don't need that shit right now)

My bf said he was busy until monday with work. Then he texts me today how he's hanging out with this girl (slut who tried to steal my ex a while back) and how she's 'touching him' like grabbing his dick..ugh. What do I say to that? And he was going to see a movie with her and a group tonight. He said he's going to cancel but how can I trust him?

Should I dump his ass?

Has this ever happened to you or someone you know?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|06:14 pm]
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[justagimmick]
What could cause extreme tiredness?

Aside from the obvious of course - I'm getting enough sleep, my iron levels are ok and my other tests came back ok, but I'm so tired.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|06:20 pm]
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[ralphie10790]
 I think I need to start drinking coffee, I get exhausted at work too quickly.  I've always hated the taste though.  What should I try to drink first?

What foods/drinks do you enjoy now but you used to hate?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|06:29 pm]
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[mediter]
Have you seen the photo of a bird shielding its young, encased in volcanic ash? I believe it's from pompeii.

If so, can anyone link me to said image? Yes I've tried google. Maybe I fail at it? Y/N?

Danke
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|06:34 pm]
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[rebel_waltz]
can someone explain the TL;DR emerald FUCKING TEAL stag in the virtual gift section of the home page? IS IT BECAUSE IT'S THE WORD TEAL? because that's just fucking dumb TL;DR doesn't even look like 'teal'. well, i guess it does if you're DUMB.

is it weird or logical to eat before going out for dinner when you're on a tight budget and don't want to be hungry and get very much at the restaurant?

my mom and sister are randomly in town and want to go to dinner but i don't have enough mad money this paycheck to be eating out. i told them this and my sister goes, "We can share someting." so i'm just loading up on Dorito's and water, so when i get there i'll just be happy with whatever and a soda or something.

should i prank my family and tell them i'm anorexic when i don't order anything?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|06:54 pm]
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[ladyivorypale]
I have 3.80 to spend in Ebay bucks, what should I buy? I don't mind paying a little extra of my own money, but I can't think of anything I would want from ebay.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|07:00 pm]
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[lava_sharks]
some guy walks up to you and says "i want to plant my seed in your belly."

what do you do?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|07:08 pm]
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[caricaneba15]
Why would dating a recently divorced individual with kids be a bad idea?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|07:11 pm]
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[stakingaclaim]
never mind. too many picture posts.
what three things would you wish for if you could not wish for material wealth?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|07:28 pm]
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[zingvoorhetjaar]
 How much do you love Titanic? A lot? Not at all?

It's on right now and I'm pretty sure this will be my 100th time watching it. I just love it.

Alternatively: Where was your first job? 
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|07:31 pm]
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[hajiomatic]
Validate me TQC...
in todays economy a Batchelors is almost useless...you need a Masters to get a decent job? Y/Y?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|07:37 pm]
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[justagimmick]
[mood |tiredtired]

I got a brand new laptop today, whoop (after over a month of fighting with the insurance and they're still ignoring my complaint about their service)

What must no laptop/computer be without (software/anything else wise)?

DK/DC: What was the last complaint you made?
And if you don't complain, why not? Does nothing ever make you THAT annoyed?

I complained regarding my accidental damage cover, as they lost my laptop twice, didn't fully repair it the one time so it had to go back and they never actually met the promises they made in the insurance contract
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|07:38 pm]
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[the_pyre]
I need to buy a kitchen table and chairs. Something durable but not too pricey.

Any advice on where to look?
Any particular models you would advise for or against?

Near me I have a Walmart, Target, Big Lots, Bob's Discount Furniture, Rent a Center, Ikea, Home Depot, all your general places to buy inexpensive furniture.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|08:10 pm]
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[bebedor]
Do you and your SO use the bathroom in front of each other? Just pee, poop too?

Why/why not?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|08:18 pm]
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[soundquakes]
Whats the creepiest sound you've heard?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|08:25 pm]
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[etoiletpapillon]
If you could have any actor's career or filmography for yourself, who would you choose?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|08:28 pm]
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[urbanspacegirl9]
What is the least patronising way to approach homeless people? The ones holding signs asking for money or help or food. I feel like just walking past and chucking them some money is a bit odd, but I don't know what the other option is. Ask them what it is they'd like, like food or money or something?

Have you ever been homeless or lived on the street for any amount of time or do you know anyone else who has? Did you appreciate money or food or conversation or what?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|08:31 pm]
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[scriptish]
How do you feel about Robert Pattinson's singing voice?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|08:44 pm]
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[manicgummibear]
What's a good and fairly inexpensive (not much over 20 bucks) perfume that is also long-lasting?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|08:45 pm]
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[chaostrophy]
What goes best on curly fries?
What goes best on a sandwich?
What goes best on pizza?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|08:53 pm]
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[babeebugg]
My cousin is getting married at the end of next month. I'm not invited to the wedding as they had limited numbers so couldn't invite everyone they wanted to. I do understand his point but it still sucks a lot. I watched him grow up and this is the biggest day of his life.

Have you ever not been invited somewhere and you felt a bit sad as a result?

What could I get them for a wedding gift? I would like to get them something that is a bit different from standard wedding gifts
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|08:54 pm]
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[talkproof]
What is your favorite pasta/pasta dish?
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boys don't love [Jul. 9th, 2010|09:11 pm]
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[phantasmm]
when you are bf/gf they use you to get laid.

when you are married they use you as their personal baby-maker.

yes?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|09:25 pm]
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[bubbafet]
Can I have a picture of your bathroom to hang up on my wall?
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For those of us with fandoms: [Jul. 9th, 2010|09:30 pm]
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[logosh]
[mood |contemplativecontemplative]

Are there words or phrases from your fandoms that creep into your RL speech or your thoughts? What are they?
Edit: What fandom is it?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|09:38 pm]
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[soundquakes]
Do you think dogs and cats recognize songs, more so songs that are played a lot?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|09:38 pm]
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[qa]
[music |Eminem - Bonus Track | Powered by Last.fm]

Those of you who go to a gym, do you ever go on your lunch hour?
If so, how long of a lunch hour do you have?
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arranged marriages [Jul. 9th, 2010|09:39 pm]
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[phantasmm]
Anita Jain wrote in a Salon article:

"It was so obvious no organized system for marriage existed in the West that people simply failed to blame the obvious for why they couldn't find someone to marry. They were told by their therapists and their friends that it was because they were too neurotic, too unhappy, had to work on themselves before they could be happy with someone else, or that they wanted it too badly. People are told to blame themselves, and they do: they try to lose weight, they develop new interests, they get a nose job. We wonder what's wrong with us when really we should wonder whether there isn't a better way of doing things. It is a curious misplacement for a self-congratulatory culture in which people are constantly trying to shift blame away from themselves."

What does tqc think of this critique? What are your views of the alternative method of finding a mate in arranged marriages?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|09:55 pm]
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[sugarbob46]
Those of you with cars- if someone were to go through your car right now, what would they find in there? Brought to you by the Google Maps printouts, bazillion straw wrappers and $3.99 in coins I took out of mine today.

Also- What would you say is your favorite scent?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|10:08 pm]
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[anthill626]
What if the dam breaks open many years too soon?
What if there was no room atop the hill?
And if your head explodes with dark forebodings too?
Would I see you on the dark side of the moon?

Do you know what song this is referencing?

What's an album you'd think everyone should listen to in high school?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|10:24 pm]
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[sandrasolaria]
What do you have for your cell phone wallpaper? What about your main ringtone?

Do you have different ringtones for different people?


I just got a new phone and can't decide what to put on the background. I have personalized ringtones for most people in my contacts. My message tone is Castiel from Supernatural saying "Hey Assbutt!"
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|10:38 pm]
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[umbluemusic]
TQC -

What is something you feel awesome about right now?

I bought a ukulele yesterday and I am loving it! I've never played a string instrument before but I'm doing ok picking it up and have a bunch of chords memorized, I just need to get used to switching between them cleanly.

Have you ever played a ukulele?

if not, you should, because I think its impossible to be sad when messing around with one.

What songs should I learn to play on my cute little new musical addition?

I have Foundations by Kate Nash up at some point, and I'm basically done with You and I by Ingrid Michaelson.

What should I name my uke? (For reference, my Bflat tuba is a Miraphone and he is named Klaus.)
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|10:44 pm]
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[qa]
Will you say something nice about another member of TQC?
And then say something you like about yourself? There has to be something.
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[nekooflove]
 Have you ever bought a house? If so, was the financial stress worth the gain?

I'm in the middle of purchasing a home and all the numbers are keeping me up at night.

Optional question: Do you recognize the icon and enjoy Numeroff as much as I do? XD
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ooh ahh celebrity gossip [Jul. 9th, 2010|10:48 pm]
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[cestlavie_2010]
Have you heard the Mel Gibson audio? What did you think?

Apparently he just got dropped by his talent agency, is this is the end of his illustrious career?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|10:50 pm]
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[little_rachael]
Would you like to see a music video of the "Fatal Frame" games set to this song?

I have never seen one, and I do not have the tools to make one...but I was wondering if anyone else thinks this is a smashing idea.
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|10:51 pm]
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[djmadadam]
Those of you who recognize the following lyrics, just put that information aside for a moment.

If you received a letter from someone that said this, what would you think?
I think that you're afraid to look in my eyes
You look a little sad boy, I wonder why
I follow you around but you can't see
You're too wrapped up in yourself to notice
So you choose to look the other way
Well, I've got something to say
Don't try to run I can keep up with you
Nothing can stop me from trying, you've got to

Open your heart to me, baby
I hold the lock and you hold the key
Open your heart to me, darlin'
I'll give you love if you, you turn the key


Do you think people are impressionable enough to treat lyrics as if they were some sort of life guidance?

If so, at the current rate that popular music is going, what guidance do lyrics have to offer?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|10:53 pm]
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[amg_katie]
When someone says they live in New York, do you assume they mean the city?

When the phrase "Upstate New York" is used, what area do you assume the speaker refers to?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|10:54 pm]
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[pickathelitter]
My friend and I want to go away for the weekend.
I'd like to go somewhere where we wouldn't really need a car. We're in New York but can pretty much fly anywhere that wouldn't be ridiculous for a 3-4 day trip.

Any suggestions for places to go?

dk/dc

Do you get any perks at your job?

Inspired by getting free books from my sister's publishing company :D
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|11:02 pm]
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[yahvah]
What does that mean?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|11:12 pm]
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[xxtaste_of_ink]
I came home today and went to drop off my suitcase in my room upstairs. As I was walking up I heard someone eerily whistling. As I approached my parent's bedroom I came to realize that my mom was standing in the dark folding laundry whistling CREEPY CIRCUS ORGAN MUSIC. What the fuck?

Do you whistle frequently? What song?

Alternative, what kind of weird shit do your parent's do?
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(no subject) [Jul. 9th, 2010|11:13 pm]
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[chambergambit]
To you, what's the most annoying thing someone can do when they argue/debate with you?
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[yahvah]
Are you such sweethearts?
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