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Old 17.09.2017, 21:15
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Please don't follow me around with that expression - I'll have nightmares.

Although, the Swiss German word for all the stuff neddy is able to do actually IS schtupsen. ROFL.
Wouldn't you people like to take this off-line and / or get a room? Btw:

http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=schtup
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Old 17.09.2017, 21:54
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Wouldn't you people like to take this off-line and / or get a room? Btw:

http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=schtup
We don't want a room. It's CathHarmony's choice of words that gives us all nightmares.
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Old 18.09.2017, 10:37
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

My OH and I began an animated conversation about the V8.

"It's so powerful!" I said.

Yep. He was talking about cars, and I was talking about the new Dyson vacuum.
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Old 18.09.2017, 10:59
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I couldn't believe it, there was a fly in business class
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Old 18.09.2017, 11:39
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

The ice cream van playing its tune at 10.38am on a Monday.

I'm sure he's selling drugs but I just don't know the right code
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Old 18.09.2017, 13:29
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I couldn't believe it, there was a fly in business class
Serves you right flying so cheaply. No problems in First Class with animals.
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Old 19.09.2017, 21:38
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My flight took off on time.
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Old 20.09.2017, 18:20
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I had to use the "ignore thread" function for the first time ever.
This "Mohrenkopf-thread" gives me a craving every time I read the title and it is constantly updated

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Old 20.09.2017, 18:43
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I went out of a house covered with plastic sheeting + scaffolding today, hoping to see a bit of sun... and arrived at the bank which was also covered in plastic sheeting + scaffolding .
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Old 20.09.2017, 19:02
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I went out of a house covered with plastic sheeting + scaffolding today, hoping to see a bit of sun... and arrived at the bank which was also covered in plastic sheeting + scaffolding .
There was loads of sun here toay.
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Old 21.09.2017, 00:19
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Mick Jagger's fitter than me. Was exhausted just watching him.
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Old 21.09.2017, 00:22
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Ah, Blueangel, but do you have the opportunity to go for a short run at 5 a.m., come home to a freshly prepared fruit breakfast, have a secretary who keeps you focussed on the necessary paperwork during the morning only, then get to retire for a long snooze all afternoon, and spend your evenings either socializing or performing?
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Old 21.09.2017, 00:25
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Ah, Blueangel, but do you have the opportunity to go for a short run at 5 a.m., come home to a freshly prepared fruit breakfast, have a secretary who keeps you focussed on the necessary paperwork during the morning only, then get to retire for a long snooze all afternoon, and spend your evenings either socializing or performing?
Answer it honestly BA ;-)
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Old 21.09.2017, 06:42
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

My toast is warm.
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Old 21.09.2017, 08:47
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My toast is warm.

Is that a problem?
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Old 21.09.2017, 09:08
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Is that a problem?
Apparently. My grandmother in Liverpool had a special rack specifically designed to ensure that the toast was never warm. Breakfast was always a struggle to try and get a warm piece of toast. At one point we considered getting her a dog, so that we could dispose of the cooled toast at a faster rate than she and her rack could produce them.
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Old 21.09.2017, 11:00
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I went out of a house covered with plastic sheeting + scaffolding today, hoping to see a bit of sun... and arrived at the bank which was also covered in plastic sheeting + scaffolding .
That's an odd choice of fashion - I usually just take an umbrella.
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Old 21.09.2017, 12:47
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I have to wait in all day so that I can sign for my delivery of F1 tickets.
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Old 21.09.2017, 13:32
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My OH and I began an animated conversation about the V8.

"It's so powerful!" I said.

Yep. He was talking about cars, and I was talking about the new Dyson vacuum.
And here I was thinking about the tomato/vegetable juice beverage that's popular in the U.S.:



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Ah, Blueangel, but do you have the opportunity to go for a short run at 5 a.m., come home to a freshly prepared fruit breakfast, have a secretary who keeps you focussed on the necessary paperwork during the morning only, then get to retire for a long snooze all afternoon, and spend your evenings either socializing or performing?
You lost me at 5 a.m. run. I guess I will never have the mooOOO000oooOOOoooves like Jagger if that's part of the deal.

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SOBEIT's FWP is that he's confused about the point of the thread.

My FWP: Yesterday they were handing out freebie chocolate bars in the train station, so I took two (one for me and one for Mr. Wishes). Turns out the bars contain hazelnuts so he will get to eat both.
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Old 21.09.2017, 15:01
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Waiting at the airport last week I started reading EF to pass the time, landing on the Mohrenkopf thread. Which planted a seed, leading me to buy boxes of 'Mini Mousse' to bring to the folks back home.

They all hated them. Cloyingly sweet, they said.

FWP #1 - Waste of precious luggage space that could have been filled with one of Laederach's other, most welcome, delights.

FWP #2 - I didn't try the Mini Mousse myself because almost 20 years here has left me with an intolerance to chocolate.
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