MORE random stuff about your day

in reality, all of this has been a total load of old bollocks
Positive Passion
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Re: MORE random stuff about your day

Postby Positive Passion » 18 Jul 2020, 07:09

So the kids have finished school in the weirdest year yet. We still have a couple of days hnding over and tidying up, but no stress. I am absolutely exhausted. At least this summer I have few concerns about the next school year, unlike the last three summers. I should manage to recover. Hard to believe I have been a teacher for 3 years now.

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Re: MORE random stuff about your day

Postby Flower » 20 Jul 2020, 20:42

This afternoon I saw a delivery person slide a large heavy box on t my front porch. Since we aren't expecting any packages and have had many wrong deliveries in the past due to the fact that we live on XYZ Terrace. There is a XYZ Road a couple of blocks to the West which runs perpendicular us. We often get mail and deliveries for XYZ Road, so I always check the label before bringing anything into the house. This package was for someone down our block. Luckily, I caught the delivery guy in time and he thanked me by offering me a coupon for a "Free Box" from Hello Fresh which I accepted. Now, I have to figure out what I want to order. :D
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Re: MORE random stuff about your day

Postby Samoan » 25 Jul 2020, 15:24

There was an emergency evacuation of my flats this morning for what ultimately turned out not to be a WW2 UXB so we were allowed back home after about an hour.
Nonsense to the aggressiveness, I've seen more aggression on the my little pony message board......I mean I was told.

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Re: MORE random stuff about your day

Postby Jimbo » 27 Jul 2020, 09:11

So I'm at my gym, masked of course, fast walking on the treadmill when I happened to look over my shoulder and see an instructor showing a new client, a be-masked normal looking young man, how to use the cycling machine. Nothing unusual there at all but then, when I happened to look again some minutes later, there, beside the cycling machine was the same young man on his knees staring at a Domino's large sized puddle of vomit. As I was looking, concerned of course and hoping an instructor would come to the rescue, the guy vomited again. Some of you will be pleased to hear he was a real trouper and did not remove his mask. Through and around the mask came the vomit. Not that he could have choked or anything. Some moments later a couple of staffers came to assist and clean up. The guy seemed to recover a bit and did, sad to say, take off his mask.
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Re: MORE random stuff about your day

Postby Samoan » 27 Jul 2020, 18:15

Samoan wrote:There was an emergency evacuation of my flats this morning for what ultimately turned out not to be a WW2 UXB so we were allowed back home after about an hour.

News Update - Apparently a bloke in the house across the road, driven to distraction for a reason - noise from either fellow housemates or immediate neighbours apparently - alleged he'd thrown a hand grenade onto a stretch of lawn at the end of my block of flats. He hadn't, but the emergency services duly followed all procedures.
Nonsense to the aggressiveness, I've seen more aggression on the my little pony message board......I mean I was told.

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Re: MORE random stuff about your day

Postby Flower » 29 Jul 2020, 00:09

I saw a fuzzy yellow caterpillar in my front garden. :D
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Re: MORE random stuff about your day

Postby Jimbo » 29 Jul 2020, 00:17

Samoan wrote:
Samoan wrote:There was an emergency evacuation of my flats this morning for what ultimately turned out not to be a WW2 UXB so we were allowed back home after about an hour.

News Update - Apparently a bloke in the house across the road, driven to distraction for a reason - noise from either fellow housemates or immediate neighbours apparently - alleged he'd thrown a hand grenade onto a stretch of lawn at the end of my block of flats. He hadn't, but the emergency services duly followed all procedures.


This reminds me. I've done a lot of dumb shit in my life but me and a pal setting off a white phosphorus military grade flare into the sky in the middle of a city might be the dumbest thing ever. Had it hit a dry roof or something else we could have set Seattle on fire. :oops:
You don't have to be smart to see how fucked up this shit is. Jimmy Dore