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THE (ALMOST) UNDELETED • View topic - 4th of July, 2008

4th of July, 2008

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4th of July, 2008

Postby Omphalos » Sat Jul 05, 2008 3:18 pm

Did everyone have a good 4th? We sure did here. I came to visit my parents in Sturgeon Bay, WI, with te wife and kids. We took the kids to see a parade in Fish Creek and watched some pretty decent fireworks over the Bay at night. Not too much beer was involved, so I may have to make up for that tonight. What did everyone else do?
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Postby SandChigger » Sat Jul 05, 2008 4:26 pm

Same ole same ole here, a work-at-home Friday.

Trimmed the low azalea hedge along the street side yesterday afton, thinking about building a deck thang today. ;) (Starting on one, at least. :) ) Looks to be a beeeyooteefool day here, today. (Has summer finally arrived in the Land of Nod?)
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Postby Robspierre » Sat Jul 05, 2008 4:32 pm

I worked and watched the local fireworks from the roof of the theatre.

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Postby Mandy » Sat Jul 05, 2008 4:47 pm

I've been invaded by hillbillies.
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Postby SandChigger » Sat Jul 05, 2008 4:59 pm

I assume you mean your house and property. :shock:
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Postby Omphalos » Sat Jul 05, 2008 5:42 pm

Just put a kegger, a compound bow and a few trikes in the back 40 and they will gravitate towards that.
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Postby chanilover » Sun Jul 06, 2008 5:05 am

Just an ordinary day here. We pay no attention to colonials getting all excited about pouring tea into the sea.
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Postby SandChigger » Sun Jul 06, 2008 6:28 am

I don't think that was supposed to have happened on July 4th. (If at all.)

But then, I wasn't there. ;)
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Postby Omphalos » Sun Jul 06, 2008 7:50 am

I'da thunk that it'd be a cold day in Hell when the imperials dont get a little chubby over a giant cup of tea.
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Postby Mandy » Sun Jul 06, 2008 10:45 am

SandChigger wrote:I assume you mean your house and property. :shock:


:)

Yeah, relatives from Alabama are here for a week. It's really funny, the front yard has turned into an RV campground.
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Postby orald » Sun Jul 06, 2008 12:44 pm

I still see fireworks as a pestilence over the lands of Quiet and Sane.

I celebrated, as you might've noticed from my posts over at Jacu', by having a nightmarish morning shift where I was barely able to stay awake.
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Postby Nekhrun » Sun Jul 06, 2008 3:32 pm

Had a good 4th. Used life vests as diapers and sat floating in a lake surrounded by cans of beer floating all around me, also fishing and canoeing.
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Postby Freakzilla » Mon Jul 07, 2008 5:41 am

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Postby GamePlayer » Mon Jul 07, 2008 8:22 am

It was a Friday :)
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