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Old 18.05.2017, 10:44
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

All those 90s TV programs that weren't filmed in widescreen
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Old 18.05.2017, 10:55
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

My Philips hue dim setting is perfect for watching movies, but not ideal for drinking wine as i cant see how much wine i have left.
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Old 18.05.2017, 11:02
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https://www.englishforum.ch/housing-...ry-doubts.html

How little can i pay my household staff.....
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Old 18.05.2017, 11:43
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All those 90s TV programs that weren't filmed in widescreen
You think that's bad. Try putting up with repeats of The Avengers (Steed and Cathy Gale) in black and white - currently running on True Entertainment.
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I was watching a documentary short about a guy from West Philadelphia, but I never got to hear his plight because in my head I was singing: "...born and raised, in a playground is where I spent most of my days."
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Old 19.05.2017, 14:32
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I've just come home after collecting an armful of packages from my German PO Box, and now I receive an email telling me that a new package has just arrived.
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Old 19.05.2017, 19:05
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I had to replace the battery in the Porsche today because we don't use it enough and it died!

I should have swapped out the battery from the Focus before I gave it away to a friend's son last month.

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Give it to me next time. I'll make sure the battery stays charged!
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Old 23.05.2017, 18:53
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I've just had to read this sentence seven times because someone told me it has seven different meanings depending on the stressed word:

"I never said she stole my money"
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Old 24.05.2017, 17:51
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Jets over Zürich

Fock these jets for taking the sun away! And its all the fault of you frequent flyer's And no . Its not photo shop.

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Old 24.05.2017, 18:04
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Re: Jets over Zürich

Damned chemtrails!

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Old 24.05.2017, 18:06
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Re: Jets over Zürich

I'm just so happy that you agree here! But its just hot air condensing( the trails I mean )
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Old 24.05.2017, 18:23
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Old 24.05.2017, 18:37
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More a frown than a moan

Today, the person in front of me in the supermarket at the 12 items- or- less- till clearly had 13!
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Old 24.05.2017, 18:42
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I'm just so happy that you agree here!
Actually, I didn't agree HERE, I agreed THERE, but some annoying mod (who will remain unnamed) moved it HERE!

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Old 24.05.2017, 18:44
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Today, the person in front of me in the supermarket at the 12 items- or- less- till clearly had 13!
I would do that, as revenge for people not knowing the difference between less and fewer.

The supermarket won't mind: there won't be fewer money in the till.
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Old 24.05.2017, 18:54
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

and always this stupid question " do you collect stamps ". That delays me at least by 2 seconds to say no and when that is done with every customer then at the end of the day hours are lost-productivity is lost. For that reason I always go to self check out and adopt the rule " this one pay,this one not"
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Old 24.05.2017, 20:50
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and always this stupid question " do you collect stamps ". That delays me at least by 2 seconds to say no and when that is done with every customer then at the end of the day hours are lost-productivity is lost.
Even worse at Coop right now where they have not one but two promotions with some stupid stickers going on!
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Old 24.05.2017, 21:43
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Even worse at Coop right now where they have not one but two promotions with some stupid stickers going on!
Yep, and the choice seems difficult, considering the time it takes them. I solve that problem by telling them "give them to the lady in front of me" who is still packing up her stuff.
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Old 26.05.2017, 19:47
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I have to go to a birthday party and I can't decide what to wear. Also, I'm not allowed to drink for awhile. It's going to be exhausting 3+ hours socializing.
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Old 26.05.2017, 19:49
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I cannot find enough time to study the stocks that I want to buy but money is waiting there ...

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