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Old 05.08.2017, 03:01
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An old school mate who dropped out of uni just Facebooked me. I see he has a successful plumbing business, holidays in Dubai and lives in a mansion with an Aston Martin parked outside.

And.I.Don't
First part was great.
Second: Wrong attitude
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Old 05.08.2017, 07:06
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An old school mate who dropped out of uni just Facebooked me. I see he has a successful plumbing business, holidays in Dubai and lives in a mansion with an Aston Martin parked outside.

And.I.Don't
Do you know why your plumbing business isn't successful?
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Old 05.08.2017, 09:10
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Flying to European destinations.
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Old 05.08.2017, 13:19
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Overuse of hyperbolic words in mass media:

'Devastated passengers' - as in 'waiting longer to get through passport/hand luggage control during the peak August season'.

'Treacherous conditions' - as in 'it has rained in the UK, drivers be careful'.

Oh reading these in newspapers and on the net makes me 'fly with rage'.
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Old 05.08.2017, 13:27
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Too much hyperbole on EF.

Uuuuuge.
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Old 05.08.2017, 13:35
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Too much hyperbole on EF.

Uuuuuge.
bigly.............
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Old 05.08.2017, 14:03
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I have a few days off to go somewhere and its school holidays...
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Old 05.08.2017, 16:56
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

My Miele oven is so well insulated that the tea towel I hang on the front stays perpetually soggy
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Old 06.08.2017, 11:37
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Usain lost.
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Old 06.08.2017, 12:19
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I cannot drink pop any more. All that sugar is a waste.
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Old 07.08.2017, 11:29
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I asked a US colleague to bring me over some Root beer flavoured Dum-Dums, she brought butterscotch instead.

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Old 07.08.2017, 16:09
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Little Rufus managed to leave her My Little Pony hat in one of the three places we've been today. We either have to retrace our steps and hope someone found it and handed it in to Lost Property, or we have to go and buy a new one. Apparently none of her other hats will do because they don't have a swishy tail.
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Old 07.08.2017, 16:28
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Just be glad it wasn't a real pony she left behind!
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Old 08.08.2017, 15:51
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I planned a quiet day at home because they said it was going to be raining cats and dogs.

It's not raining.
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Old 08.08.2017, 15:54
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I planned to get my washing done and hoped it would finish drying before it it rained. I did and it didn't.
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Old 08.08.2017, 16:01
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Unfortunately, with the temperature drop I have no more valid excuses to give myself to not do any ironing. The pile is huge!!
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Old 08.08.2017, 16:10
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

my brand new motorcycle gets here today, but it's pissing it down.
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Old 08.08.2017, 18:47
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

My new teapot holds slightly more water than the kettle. I either need a new kettle or should drink less tea...
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Old 08.08.2017, 19:39
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Unfortunately, with the temperature drop I have no more valid excuses to give myself to not do any ironing. The pile is huge!!
Did you have to mention that?
I was just arriving at the point where I don't see my pile as such anymore but as part of the interior design.
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Old 08.08.2017, 19:46
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

My kids are too intelligent.
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