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From which part of the world did you have to import the grapes at this time of year?
The country of Migros..'twas a long trek.
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Old 05.05.2017, 22:18
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I replaced my shower hose today - now the water pressure is like in England (and let's face it, showering in England is more like dry-cleaning).
Took me ages to rinse the shampoo out of my hair ..... and what I hate most: It's not locigal (nope it's not the water saving nozzles type)

solved: There was a darn water saving nozzle - nicely hidden and not mentioned on the wrapping. Ba***rds, trying to fool me.

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Old 05.05.2017, 22:45
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Two FWPs...

One: I fly so often that the in-flight magazine is often the same one!

Two: I interrupted my business travels to Florida to fly back to DC to celebrate our first wedding anniversary with my husband (Paper Anniversary, according to the tradition), and I got hit by the s*it show of the American Health Care Act. Plus, the weather is awful this weekend. I wish I had flown my husband down to FLA instead.
You read the in-flight magazine!!
I never before met anybody who does that?
Maybe just cutting out the discount coupons is acceptable?

You know you are flying the same routes too much when you get to know the cabin staff by their first names.
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Old 06.05.2017, 20:47
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I got a zattoo subscription. I wanted to watch a film and it keeps interrupting to show me adverts?! (yes, I'm logged in, ha, ha).
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I replaced my shower hose today - now the water pressure is like in England (and let's face it, showering in England is more like dry-cleaning).
Took me ages to rinse the shampoo out of my hair ..... and what I hate most: It's not locigal (nope it's not the water saving nozzles type)

solved: There was a darn water saving nozzle - nicely hidden and not mentioned on the wrapping. Ba***rds, trying to fool me.
You need a better shower head, one of those fixed large diameter ones.. No problem with water pressure here!
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Old 08.05.2017, 10:21
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Shazam won't accept my perfectly hummed rendition of a song I heard on the radio.
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

My umbrella pole is too short, and I'm having to hold the handle at shoulder-height like I'm about to fly away for an interview as a nanny.
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I rode a bus on the outskirts of the city and it wasn't electric powered so I had to listen to drone of the engine.
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Old 08.05.2017, 17:11
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I got hugged too many times after our concerts.
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Only 30 minutes left, but we can't continue to watch the Jason Bourne movie tonight because my son has a history project to complete.
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My parents are thinking about selling their house when I'd already got plans for it.
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Old 09.05.2017, 20:23
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I had to interrupt baking my lasagne and finish baking it after 30min.
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Old 09.05.2017, 21:36
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No one else in my family likes Sci-fi.
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Old 09.05.2017, 21:58
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I had to interrupt baking my lasagne and finish baking it after 30min.
What takes more than 5 minutes
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Old 09.05.2017, 22:09
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Only 30 minutes left, but we can't continue to watch the Jason Bourne movie tonight because my son has a history project to complete.
But that is a history project!
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Old 09.05.2017, 22:10
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I have options, but despite all EF delivers the answers that I need
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Old 09.05.2017, 22:43
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What takes more than 5 minutes
Fetching somebody from her afternoon of ballet and gymnastics across the town

My life consists of 20min time slots, pretty much. Pomodoro technique.
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Old 09.05.2017, 23:54
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Only 30 minutes left, but we can't continue to watch the Jason Bourne movie tonight because my son has a history project to complete.
Well, its HIS homework, not yours...
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Old 10.05.2017, 12:00
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Well, its HIS homework, not yours...
The cheek

I actually asked my son yesterday if he would like to watch the x-men movie with me on Saturday night.. but no, he wants to see the Eurovision Song Contest

Where did I go wrong?
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Old 10.05.2017, 12:06
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The cheek

I actually asked my son yesterday if he would like to watch the x-men movie with me on Saturday night.. but no, he wants to see the Eurovision Song Contest

Where did I go wrong?
Nothing that wrong, you just forgot to sing along. Very off key.
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