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Old 18.01.2014, 00:25
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When you clear the cache in your browser, then you'd have to type down the entire URL [instead of just the first few letters] of the websites you frequent.
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Old 18.01.2014, 07:49
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Our cleaning lady was sick this week so I had to clean the house by myself.
i don't like to see suffering, here are a few of my tips to speed up some highly onerous repetitive tasks for you.

how to fold a shirt in 2 seconds (if you can be bothered)



did you know you can just reuse dirty plates? i know, amazing, i discovered this gem by accident
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Old 18.01.2014, 08:20
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When you clear the cache in your browser, then you'd have to type down the entire URL [instead of just the first few letters] of the websites you frequent.
Has your 'friend' been looking at naughty sites again?
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Old 18.01.2014, 09:01
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Toilets are for plebs, I just piss from the balcony of my victorian mansion.
good thing you said 'victorian', otherwise 'mansions' are so third world nouveau riche
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Old 18.01.2014, 11:07
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good thing you said 'victorian', otherwise 'mansions' are so third world nouveau riche
I am first world nouveau riche, thus the victorian.
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Old 18.01.2014, 17:43
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Weekends are too short.
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Old 18.01.2014, 18:01
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Our cleaning lady was sick this week so I had to clean the house by myself.
I hate this thread with a surprising passion I did not know I was able to produce. Fml.
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Old 18.01.2014, 18:48
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I hate this thread with a surprising passion I did not know I was able to produce. Fml.
Come on! It is all light hearted stories. Why pick on mine?
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Old 18.01.2014, 18:51
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Come on! It is all light hearted stories. Why pick on mine?
Chilax, I am not pickin. I am pullin. My hair out that is. Since I gotta clean up and have zero time and energy. I'd like to make it to the 1st world, one of these days
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Old 18.01.2014, 19:08
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Chilax, I am not pickin. I am pullin. My hair out that is. Since I gotta clean up and have zero time and energy. I'd like to make it to the 1st world, one of these days
Aaah!

I joined the first world problem with cleaners since my shoulder surgery. I won't be that lucky back in Switzerland.
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Old 18.01.2014, 19:36
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Aaah!

I joined the first world problem with cleaners since my shoulder surgery. I won't be that lucky back in Switzerland.
Don't apologize for being lucky about something, you needed help because of your surgery.
We all have different crosses to carry.
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Old 19.01.2014, 10:59
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now that I've learned a bit more about first world problems i have renamed these days 'insubordination saturdays' and 'scandalous sundays'

not only do i let my girls off their leashes on these days but i also take their collars off so they look even more like the ex-street-girls that they are

i particularly like to watch my 70 pounder up on her hind legs peeking into a bin

who doesn't like to watch a wild animal in its natural state.
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Old 19.01.2014, 12:22
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My plate was so full that it was impossible for me to cut my meat without food falling off
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Old 19.01.2014, 13:22
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We went to see the Wolf of Wall Street last night and it was awful.

I finished my popcorn and Ice cream before the film started
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Old 19.01.2014, 15:12
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My daughter is using both my tablets at the same time to watch YouTube videos so I have to use a....laptop!!
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Old 19.01.2014, 15:15
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now that I've learned a bit more about first world problems i have renamed these days 'insubordination saturdays' and 'scandalous sundays'

not only do i let my girls off their leashes on these days but i also take their collars off so they look even more like the ex-street-girls that they are

i particularly like to watch my 70 pounder up on her hind legs peeking into a bin

who doesn't like to watch a wild animal in its natural state.
I have a perfectly lovely park next to my place where dogs are allowed to run free, but it's also the place where people can bring their compost.

And my puppy EATS the compost each time I try to bring him there...
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Old 19.01.2014, 15:17
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My two Roombas keep bumping into each other... stupid Roombas
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Old 19.01.2014, 15:54
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My two Roombas keep bumping into each other... stupid Roombas
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Old 19.01.2014, 16:20
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I have a perfectly lovely park next to my place where dogs are allowed to run free, but it's also the place where people can bring their compost.

And my puppy EATS the compost each time I try to bring him there...
where i take my compost to be recycled, its in skip with a little step ladder so people can get up and drop things in, i'm dreading my dogs will work out how to use the stepladder giving them full access to a full triple wide skip of kitchen waste, its only a matter of time..
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Old 19.01.2014, 16:46
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Are you some sort of crash fetishist?
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