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    Winter makes hot coffee and hot chocolate so...

    Winter makes hot coffee and hot chocolate so delightful. Its pretty to watch the snow. It gives me an excuse to hibernate, read and putter. I don't feel I have to be "productive" in the way I do...
  2. Thread: Abacus

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    I was the last class in high school physics to...

    I was the last class in high school physics to use slide rules. After my year, calculators were allowed. I am pretty good at rough guesses on numbers, and getting the order of magnitude correct. ...
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    My phone stays in my dining room (office) most of...

    My phone stays in my dining room (office) most of the time and I recharge it every morning whether I need it or not. I plug it in first thing in the morning, and unplug after I'm finished with...
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    I find that shaming rarely results in a positive...

    I find that shaming rarely results in a positive direction, which is why I'm puzzled that you continue to try to shame another poster who has admitted to neurological issues around language...
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    Corned beef hash is also much much tastier at a...

    Corned beef hash is also much much tastier at a diner.
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    so sorry Tybee. I understand how tough this is. ...

    so sorry Tybee. I understand how tough this is. My mom is still on a blood thinner (because of past strokes) and I wonder if we should renew it. She also has a pacemaker, and at some point in the...
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    Oh no. So sorry. What little I've read of his...

    Oh no. So sorry. What little I've read of his really resonated.
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    I hated the creamed chipped beef on toast, but I...

    I hated the creamed chipped beef on toast, but I loved those little jars the beef came in as wildflower vases. :)
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    My hubby gave me a record player last year, that...

    My hubby gave me a record player last year, that can convert the vinyl to digital. I haven't used it yet as the vinyl I still have was all emotional stuff from my teens and early 20's- some of the...
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    Starting this coming Saturday. I doubt they'll...

    Starting this coming Saturday. I doubt they'll be retroactive in reimbursement.
  11. So glad for you that your Mom took that joy in...

    So glad for you that your Mom took that joy in the moment!
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    That's my husband's hesitation. Even though I...

    That's my husband's hesitation. Even though I showed him a study that showed (so far anyways) any problems with vaccines show up within 90 days. I tend to be conservative with medicines, but not as...
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    Yes, I consider it a first world problem when...

    Yes, I consider it a first world problem when people complain about an issue when other alternatives are easily available without undue burden. My stove died this week (15 years old so getting a new...
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    Trader Joe's didn't have them here in...

    Trader Joe's didn't have them here in Massachusetts either. :(
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    The good stuff comes from Germany, and is hard to...

    The good stuff comes from Germany, and is hard to find except in specialty stores (I get mine from a German deli that imports German goods). My favorite is in a loaf shape and covered with dark...
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    I still mourn the passing of my Palm Pilot. That...

    I still mourn the passing of my Palm Pilot. That thing was awesome.
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    The TDAP shot does not contain thimerosal. ...

    The TDAP shot does not contain thimerosal. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/pinkbook/downloads/appendices/B/excipient-table-2.pdf
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    @Razz- how does Wondrium work? Is it pay per...

    @Razz- how does Wondrium work? Is it pay per class or a monthly fee? I went to the website and there's nothing about that, only a "free trial".
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    Rosa- if you are open to it, there are a lot of...

    Rosa- if you are open to it, there are a lot of on line options available for classes. Yoga in particular.

    For me, I intend to reduce the sugar in my diet. I tend to have something sweet after...
  20. Thread: Covid Shaming

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    Do you mean covid shaming like dismissing people...

    Do you mean covid shaming like dismissing people who died as "they were old anyways" or "they were fat" with the implication that they did this to themselves?
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    I'm a paper person- there's something about the...

    I'm a paper person- there's something about the writing process that cements thoughts for me better than typing on a computer does. My medium of choice are index cards- its so satisfying to me to be...
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    I don't think you really understand what a...

    I don't think you really understand what a vaccine does/doesn't do. It's not a binary/switch/zero or one sort of thing. Its not if you take one, you will never get the disease when exposed. It...
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    Nope, urban legend ...

    Nope, urban legend https://www.thoughtco.com/percentage-of-human-brain-used-4159438
  24. Thread: Whiney Whine

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    I'm not a Democrat, but you know what, I like...

    I'm not a Democrat, but you know what, I like government, when it can do for me things I can't do on my own. I can't pave highways, or create my own clean water facility or keep people from dumping...
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    I'm horrible at remembering movie lines, with the...

    I'm horrible at remembering movie lines, with the exception of movies I've seen more than a dozen times. Mine are: I'll have what she's having (When Harry met Sally), You keep using that word, I...
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