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Old 30.01.2014, 11:02
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Probably a genuine first world problem

But there is no hot water for some reason
A few weeks ago I mistakenly turned off the overnight heating on our hot water heater. I meant to turn ON the day booster because I was going to take a bath. But I didn't have my glasses on and just flipped a switch. Bath for me that night was warm. Shower the next day, not so much.
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They have showers at work so was going to have one there. Then i forgot my towel, soap, etc.

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A few weeks ago I mistakenly turned off the overnight heating on our hot water heater. I meant to turn ON the day booster because I was going to take a bath. But I didn't have my glasses on and just flipped a switch. Bath for me that night was warm. Shower the next day, not so much.
This is an apartment so I have no control over anything. Heaters weren't hot either so guess there is a problem.
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Old 30.01.2014, 11:33
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Probably a genuine first world problem

But there is no hot water for some reason
Again??
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Old 30.01.2014, 11:41
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They have showers at work so was going to have one there. Then i forgot my towel, soap, etc.



This is an apartment so I have no control over anything. Heaters weren't hot either so guess there is a problem.
contact the house administration, as the heating will get out as well
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Again??
I know right. It's not even the same apartment

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contact the house administration, as the heating will get out as well
I'm sure someone else will.
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Old 30.01.2014, 11:50
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They have showers at work

You work down the pit?
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You work down the pit?
No at an uber swiss company. Everyone goes running or some other sport at lunch time and need a shower afterwards.

The only sweat I build up is munching on my kebab
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Old 30.01.2014, 12:30
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No at an uber swiss company. Everyone goes running or some other sport at lunch time and need a shower afterwards.

The only sweat I build up is munching on my kebab
So that you are not "everyone" ?

Many of those runners do not realize that if they overdo it, it may even be bad for their health. And simply walking the same distance has the same positive aspect then running. I often see runners who look like being close to a heart attack
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Old 30.01.2014, 12:36
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well, not really a first world problem
http://www.theguardian.com/global-de...ping-countries
they are eating first world stylee aren't they?
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Old 30.01.2014, 12:47
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Zurich Airport security confiscated my can of drink and an unopened tube of hair gel As far as I'm concerned the terrorists have won

1:0 to Mr Bin Laden
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Zurich Airport security confiscated my can of drink and an unopened tube of hair gel As far as I'm concerned the terrorists have won

1:0 to Mr Bin Laden
that man cost me 2 bottles of shampoo!
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Old 30.01.2014, 13:05
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Starbucks sell milk - not coffee!




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Old 30.01.2014, 13:29
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

All the time i've been on ef i havnt been able to find out how to 'strike through' words, you know like bold, italic, underline are there but 'strike through' no.
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Old 30.01.2014, 13:32
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All the time i've been on ef i havnt been able to find out how to 'strike through' words, you know like bold, italic, underline are there but 'strike through' no.

Square brackets with S.
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Old 30.01.2014, 13:40
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All the time i've been on ef i havnt been able to find out how to 'strike through' words, you know like bold, italic, underline are there but 'strike through' no.
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Old 30.01.2014, 13:41
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well I never

Or perhaps that should read "D'oh", given that I've been using this sort of thing for years.
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Old 30.01.2014, 14:41
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Zurich Airport security confiscated my...unopened tube of hair gel...
You're just weird. What dude needs more than 100 ml of hair gel for a short trip?
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Old 30.01.2014, 14:52
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I need coffee because mine is almost done but I don't feel like going.

I keep complaining it is too hot but now it's too cold.

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Re: The First World Problem Thread

The adapter for our UK-imported kettle (still going!) has broken and until we buy a replacement I have to boil water in a saucepan!!

Which means I basically have to anticipate whether I want a cuppa or not about 10 mins before I want one...

How did people get by in Kettle BC?
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Old 30.01.2014, 16:23
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You're just weird. What dude needs more than 100 ml of hair gel for a short trip?
My OH does. That's why I call him 'playmobile hair'.
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