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  1. Thread: I said NO

    by jlroussin
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    I really started saying "no" to all of the...

    I really started saying "no" to all of the various demands for my time that my sons' schools were putting on me. A few years ago, I was about to go crazy in May, because of SO much end of school...
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    Any article that has a link and thumbnail shot...

    Any article that has a link and thumbnail shot about a man with a 100 pound scrotum, is one that I will immediately discount and not take seriously.
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    I'm also very unhappy with A T & T. We signed a...

    I'm also very unhappy with A T & T. We signed a two year contract with them for Uverse and I got an Android smart phone. They are free to jack up the price all the time, which they keep doing, and...
  4. In my case, there is no family history of cancer,...

    In my case, there is no family history of cancer, and my colon works just fine. I'm in very good health. I think it is overkill for someone like me.
  5. Are Routine Colonoscopies After age 50 Another Money Grab?

    Medicine seems to have become another commercialized entity. My husband just went through a colonoscopy, and the prep is an ordeal. We both turned 50 a year ago, and recently I turned 51. I...
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    Jenipurr, my thought is to go ahead and do...

    Jenipurr, my thought is to go ahead and do something for this child. It breaks my heart to see this. If MIL gets her feelings hurt, that is her problem. It really saddens me to see a child's life...
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    Jemima I go to Aldi's too. It reminds me of the...

    Jemima I go to Aldi's too. It reminds me of the simple grocery stores from when I was a kid. When I go to the big store, I take a store list with me, and that keeps me focused.

    I can remember...
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    Scented Jeans

    Has anyone else heard the ad for the scented blue jeans? They are for men. They have the scent of raspberry, and cost $150. They have microcapsules embedded in them, and the scent lasts for 5...
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    Very nice. If I see one in my area, I'll try it.

    Very nice. If I see one in my area, I'll try it.
  10. One mall in my metro area has been mostly...

    One mall in my metro area has been mostly converted to an arts center, which I think is great. It has many art studios, and small performing arts theatres, etc.
  11. Thread: A lament

    by jlroussin
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    That is indeed sad - mainly for the young...

    That is indeed sad - mainly for the young children involved. I'll keep them in my prayers.
  12. I have experience with people like that. The...

    I have experience with people like that. The only thing that works is to avoid them, and have only minimal contact. I've learned the hard way, that confrontation will only make matters worse, and...
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    Every year I make Christmas slightly simpler, so...

    Every year I make Christmas slightly simpler, so that I do not shock and scandalize our extended families, who are very traditional about Christmas. Last year we spent less money on gifts and bought...
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    Sorry about sounding negative - I just don't like...

    Sorry about sounding negative - I just don't like being told at the last minute I HAVE to do something by my kids' schools.

    I think Valentine's Day is one more example of wasteful, excessive,...
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    New Here, But Not

    I had a heck of a time getting registered here. Thanks to Llamo, he/she fixed whatever glitch wouldn't let me post. I was a member on the old forum, but not a heavy poster. I really enjoy reading...
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