June 21st, 2011

puff

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Are there any men's or unisex deodorants that don't leave a residue after you shower?  I wear Sure aerosol deodorant and even after showering and scrubbing that area there is a weird sticky-ish residue.  
legs motherfucker

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hi. will you please post songs here that you listened to in high school?

ETA: since this is still pretty much at the top of the page... what are your remedies for making a sore throat feel better?

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Please, TQC, where can I watch episodes of The Soup online for free? They used to post a new episode every Saturday at Ohnotheydidnt, but I don't think they do anymore.



DK/DC: What's a petty annoyance you have right this moment? Mine is how long its taking me type this entry because I am forcing myself to type correctly so I can become quicker at it. Oddly enough I can type pretty damn fast my weird little three finger method. :/
legs motherfucker

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so yesterday i bought a vintage schwinn stingray bike (banana seat!) off ebay. does anyone know anything about vintage bikes? i have the serial number for the bike, i'm trying to figure out what year it's from and stuff, but i can't seem to find... anything. links keep taking me to dead-ends. halp?

here's a picture if it might help
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DK/DC: what's the last neat thing you bought/got/found/whatever? do you have pictures of it? can i see?
tralfamadore ampersand

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Have you heard about this? Care to discuss?

In short, the FDA unveiled their new graphic warning labels for cigarette packages. Seems like by September 2012 all cigarette packaging and ads for tobacco products will carry an image, a short warning message, and a 1-800 number to call about getting help with quitting.
hate pimentos

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Anybody know of any non-religious online resources for people thinking about getting divorced?

I have a headache that goes from my scalp to my waist. I've already taken 660 mg of naproxen, 60 mg of pseudoephedrine, 10 mg of zyrtec and 2 pills of 5/325 Vicodin. Nothing has helped. This thing is going to kill me, y/y?
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Right now, a popular social movement is the fight for LGBT rights and equality (and, of course, the backlash). In the future, what causes do you think will gain more momentum and widespread attention? What will future generations be fighting for?
Isaac - MySpace Angled

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I woke up today to shipment notifications for $30 worth of stuff that I bought on Amazon.com at 3 in the morning. I don't remember ordering any of it. It's all stuff I want anyway, so I'm not really super bothered but I'm just like "Uh...I would have preferred to not spend that money right now" I wasn't drunk or anything. I think maybe I was just super tired.

When was the last time you didn't remember doing something? Were you drunk/high/whatever? What's the craziest thing you can't remember?

eta: Is my icon moving? It's not moving for me but I'm not gonna bother re-uploading it or anything if it's just another LJ problem. P.S. WHY IS LJ HAVING SO MANY PROBLEMS?!
Magic

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When you hear the acronym 'ATM', what do you think of first?

Automated teller machine
146(96.7%)
Asynchronous Transfer Mode
2(1.3%)
Ass to Mouth
3(2.0%)

When you hear the acronym 'UTI', what do you think of first?

Universal Technical Institute
8(5.3%)
Urinary Tract Infection
143(94.7%)

When you hear the acronym 'TQC', what do you think of first?

thequestionclub
151(98.1%)
Total Quality Control
3(1.9%)
Pamela Dare

(no subject)

Do you look like anybody famous?
Who?

Pictures are encouraged but not mandatory.

DK/DC -- What kind of shoes are you wearing?

DK/DC 2 Electric Boogaloo -- What did you eat for lunch?


I am wearing black flats and had a quinoa, zucchini, and sausage dish and some cherries.

(no subject)

What is amusing you today?

Im a nanny and today I had to bring the kids (1 1/2 years and a 4 month old) over to my place for a bit and the cats are very offended, the 1 year old is fascinated with them and very irritated that they keep running from him.

They are so jealous, its going to be funny when we bring our baby home in October.
entourage

hey

Does anyone have a 16.4 laptop?
Or a Sony Vaoi?
 
Custom product orders ship separately and usually arrive within 2 business days after your product is built.
I am considering getting one but I've only had a 15.6 before. (the VPCF1390X CTO one)
Is it huge or manageable?

(no subject)

Sorry if this was already asked but is anybody having trouble logging on to LJ?    I type my username and password, hit enter and then the screen refreshes as if I had done nothing at all and forces me to start over and type them both again before it will log on.  

Come on LJ!
I swear there is a new problem every week!
 
circus

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 Sorry, I know I can find this on Google, but my head is pounding and I can't get myself to read through articles to find the answer at the moment.

I created an action in Photoshop CS5 that is really just playing ten other actions.  I created it to batch edit to help speed up my workflow (editing about 600 photographs a day gets tedious when you're by yourself).  Only, when I run it, it stops half way through for a "The command "Delete" is not currently available." error.


All I would like to do is include the "Continue" option, so I don't have to sit around and click it 300 times while it's running the batch.  Is this possible? How do I do it?  It seems to  not include that action while I'm recording it.
lulu guinness clutch

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If you had to spend $300 at Stop & Shop(or some other grocery store that you don't particularly like) by July 7th, what would you buy? Would you just do the majority of your grocery shopping there until July 7th? Would you go there for more expensive things that you don't usually buy? Would you stock up on non-perishables?


What is your favorite grocery store? least favorite?

I love Wegmans. Acme is fucking awful and I haven't been there in years.
of course

Memphis

My partner and I are looking to relocate, and both of us are pretty excited about the idea of Memphis, Tennessee.

There's a lot of pros that we can see, but we don't really know the area.

We were hoping to get in contact with some people before we make a decision, just to see what they think of the city.

So some questions!

What are some areas to avoid in Memphis?

I'm seeing a lot of really cheap home prices, but am worried about flooding. What are the areas to avoid in terms of flooding? Does this trend change, or does it pretty much flood in the same areas when it floods?

Any other tips, tricks, opinions, for me TQC?
dougal

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Android phone users, do you use an outside app for your text messages? The one the phone comes with is so ugly.

TextPlus Gold is not liking me at all. I downloaded it when it was free on Amazon so whatever.

What was the last gross thing you had to deal with? Diarrhea cat...

Washington, DC

What are your favorite things to see and do in Washington, DC? I know I can read all sorts of websites, but I would like to know your personal favorite things. Touristy, Non-touristy, hidden gems, restaurants, museums, etc. Cheap and free - a plus!


DK/DC: What's your favorite vacation you've taken in the last 5 years?

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I just made these for a cookout tomorrow. If you don't want to click, they're a 3-layer bar, the layers being chocolate chip cookie, Oreos and brownie. And they're going to be goddamn delicious. What is the most ridiculously over-the-top food you've ever made or consumed?
pbc

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Do you know of a quality website to buy big and tall clothing from other than Casualmale.com ?

I need to find t-shirts in 5 x for my roommate. He asked me to try and find him some shirts and i'm not finding this to be an easy task.

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My brother is trying to sell something on eBay, and got this email from paypal. It seems fishy to me because of the hotmail address. Soo... Is this legit?



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This PayPal® payment has been deducted from the buyer's account and has been "APPROVED" but will not be credited to your account until the shipment tracking number is sent to our customer's service for shipment verification so as to secure both the buyer and the seller. Below are the necessary information requested before your account will be credited.  

1 : Make sure the approved mail contains the total amount for the item bought.

2 : Make sure you ship the item to the address the PayPal given address above, immediately you receive this approved confirmation.

3 : Make sure the shipment tracking number is sent to our customer's service for shipment verification so as to secure both the buyer and the seller. Make sure the shipment tracking number is sent to us ONLY through: (onlinetrackingsecured22@hotmail.com )

4: Make sure the shipment tracking number is mailed to us ONLY and not the buyer. We thank you for your prompt attention. Please understand that this is a security measure intended to help protect you and your account. We apologize for any inconvenience. You can contact our customer service care at: (onlinetrackingsecured22@hotmail.com)  

Thanks for using PayPal®. We look forward in serving your online payment. Sincerely


*edited to fix wonkiness

****thanks for the quick responses guys! I'll tell him to report it!

childrens

can you get kids to listen to you without raising your voice or yelling? how?

for those with kids-are you raising them any differently than how you were brought up? and/or does anyone here come from a really harsh upbringing and treat their own kids a lot nicer? if so, how did you get past the tendency to pass it on to them?

i dont have kids, btw. just curiosity.
last unicorn

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What sort of underwear do you wear?Are you picky about things like quality/fabric, etc? Is there a type of underwear you hate and won't wear? Whats the most you've ever spent on underwear or lingerie? How much is the most you would ever spend on it?
Golden Girls- Blanche Marines

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Do you think the whole of Congress and the White House (President, House, Senate, key aides) could keep aliens a secret from the country/world?

How long would it take to get out and how would it happen?

What sort of alien mind control would be used to keep the secret?
Take a Look

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why are my upstairs(?) neighbors pounding on the floor/our ceiling? What exactly are they trying to accomplish? We're not doing anything remotely loud.

What stupid/annoying shit do your neighbors do?
Isaac - MySpace Angled

(no subject)

I'm gonna feel really dumb but I just can't think right now.

I'm writing a paper for my classic liturature as film class, and I'm trying to think of another way to say "source text," instead of just saying "source text" or "in Austen's novel."

I feel like I'm repeating myself a lot, but I find it hard to say "in the original" or similar because the essay is comparing two different film adaptations and that wording almost always ends up sounding like I'm referring to the "original" film adaptation, not the original story.

Help?