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Re: The First World Problem Thread

My Christmas present is under the tree.
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Old 24.12.2018, 17:03
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Roes have been eating plants in our garden.

The FWP part: I would have loved to see them doing it.
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Old 24.12.2018, 20:16
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I forgot to buy/make a Christmas pud and mince pies.
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Old 24.12.2018, 22:59
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

My presents dont fit in my suitcase
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Old 24.12.2018, 23:11
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I can't even fathom transporting them.
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Old 24.12.2018, 23:13
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I forgot to buy/make a Christmas pud..
I don't think you have missed much.
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Old 25.12.2018, 00:25
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

We have had a xmas pud tucked at the back of the cupboard for 3 years!!! /2 years past expiration date/ and my OH still intends on eating it...
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Old 25.12.2018, 07:24
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Old 27.12.2018, 21:40
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Hold on to ya xmas socks: there is no palette emoji on whatsapp!!! As in, to show painting/drawing activity... Wtf??? All that footie crap and calligraphy and exotic mountaineering, but no palette???

I am truly first-worldly pissed off...
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Old 28.12.2018, 11:48
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Should be fine. Enjoy!
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Old 28.12.2018, 11:53
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Hold on to ya xmas socks: there is no palette emoji on whatsapp!!! As in, to show painting/drawing activity... Wtf??? All that footie crap and calligraphy and exotic mountaineering, but no palette???

I am truly first-worldly pissed off...
I've got a palette on my whatsapp emoji set (near the end of the sport set), as well as a paintbrush (near the end of the lightglobe set) - is yours limited or something? I'm on Android ...

What annoys me is that they've only got one type of die, and no dark beers!
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I would minimalize, but I can't afford it.
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Old 23.01.2019, 18:38
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Can't get the plastic cover off my Migros Selection Mousse au Chocolate with my bare hands!
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Old 29.01.2019, 20:11
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Fish sticks are not what they used to be.
Is it because they don't know how to make them anymore or because I grew up?
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Old 29.01.2019, 21:11
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

People who stand at the door of a tram as if to get off, yet just stand there in the way! And when the tram is about to pull away you realise the numpties had no intention of getting off at all.

A very Zürich phenomenon.
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Old 29.01.2019, 21:20
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Is it because they don't know how to make them anymore or because I grew up?
Probably a bit of both
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Old 29.01.2019, 22:39
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Off to Chicago tomorrow.

Where it will be -25 degrees. -50 with the wind chill factor.

Minus. Fifty. Frickin'. Degrees.

Chicagoans are made of sterner stuff, but that's mighty cold even for us.


FWP: Last week I went all Marie Kondo and cleaned out my closets, tossing all my warm wintery stuff that for years has just been taking up space because, well, who needs woolies or a down coat in balmy Zürich?

Now I'm wondering how many layers I can pack and still stay within Swiss' luggage allowance...
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Old 29.01.2019, 23:03
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People who stand at the door of a tram as if to get off, yet just stand there in the way! And when the tram is about to pull away you realise the numpties had no intention of getting off at all.

A very Zürich phenomenon.
Completely agree. It's sometimes almost a strategic effort to get off the tram.
Often the passengers don't seem to realise they are on a tram, while texting, or whatever. Often they have a smile on their face.
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Old 29.01.2019, 23:06
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Off to Chicago tomorrow.

Where it will be -25 degrees. -50 with the wind chill factor.

Minus. Fifty. Frickin'. Degrees.

Chicagoans are made of sterner stuff, but that's mighty cold even for us.


FWP: Last week I went all Marie Kondo and cleaned out my closets, tossing all my warm wintery stuff that for years has just been taking up space because, well, who needs woolies or a down coat in balmy Zürich?

Now I'm wondering how many layers I can pack and still stay within Swiss' luggage allowance...
Onion system. You will need all the layers getting off the plane.
Book an extra seat, LOL.
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Old 29.01.2019, 23:10
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Probably a bit of both
The "how to" description is incomplete, I realized.
It should say: "Scrape off all the coating, get the impression the bare fish is not too bad until you get to the second fish stick, then trow it all in the bin and wonder why people think fast food makes you fat".
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