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Re: The First World Problem Thread

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Old 30.04.2015, 09:04
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Somebody is using a similar user name to mine and commented a lot on a thread I had commented on...
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Old 02.05.2015, 09:26
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

My alpaca wool sweater from Peru left fuzzy hairs stuck all over the inside of my cashmere jacket from Turkey
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Old 02.05.2015, 09:40
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

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I went to the toilet and there was no paper
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It happened to me yesterday too. Was it the same toilet?
Ergh, I feel for you guys. I started to check first before ahem, doing anything...apparently somebody is eating it!..and forgets to put a new roll in place.
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Old 02.05.2015, 13:36
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

So now I've plucked up my nespresso machine with a bloody delizio size capsule!

Life just isn't fair!
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Old 04.05.2015, 00:36
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I was making a biscuit base (you know - blitzed biscuits with melted butter) for a lime pie, but couldn't find any digestive biscuits (or as they say in the UK, Hob Nobs) in Migros.

I had to settle for these: https://produits.migros.ch/m-budget-biscuit-rond
Turned out fine, but I miss the somewhat more oatmeal-ish flavour of digestives, which would have likely been a nicer complement to the lime filling. I now also have about 100 g left over of said biscuits which taste a bit like an inferior version of shortbread.

What should I have purchased / looked for / used instead?
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Old 06.05.2015, 11:50
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

The cleaning person at work who cleans my desk every night sometimes presses the caps lock key on my keyboard.
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Old 06.05.2015, 11:59
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

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The cleaning person at work who cleans my desk every night sometimes presses the caps lock key on my keyboard.
I physically remove the caps-lock on my keyboards because it annoys me too much (yes, I know one can do it in software but we don't have admin permissions on our workstations and is easier than putting in the change request). idem for right Windows and menu keys.
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Old 06.05.2015, 16:36
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I am thinking about buying a quad-copter, but the choice is bewildering
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Old 06.05.2015, 17:25
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

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I was making a biscuit base (you know - blitzed biscuits with melted butter) for a lime pie, but couldn't find any digestive biscuits (or as they say in the UK, Hob Nobs) in Migros.

I had to settle for these: https://produits.migros.ch/m-budget-biscuit-rond
Turned out fine, but I miss the somewhat more oatmeal-ish flavour of digestives, which would have likely been a nicer complement to the lime filling. I now also have about 100 g left over of said biscuits which taste a bit like an inferior version of shortbread.

What should I have purchased / looked for / used instead?
We get McVities digestive biscuits from Coop.
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Old 06.05.2015, 19:14
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Arm sling.

3 weeks done, 3 more to go.

Hate that thing.
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Old 08.05.2015, 16:40
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Cancelling a holiday and losing 450chf as the non-refundable part (having booked "economy" instead of "saver-economy" in order to upgrade).

Then realising 6 weeks later the gold credit card includes travel insurance including cover for this sort of thing
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Old 08.05.2015, 16:45
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

My cleaner is away on vacation and I will have to sweep & mop my own floors, why does she have to take vacation
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Old 08.05.2015, 16:49
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Mileagebargains never have flights to places I want to go to nor are that much of a bargain compared to the rarely available business class seats when flying as a couple (2*70k vs 1*105k + 1*52.5k)
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Old 11.05.2015, 08:16
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I was rudely awoken this morning by machines digging my neighbour's new pool.
I never had these problems when I was living in the ghetto
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Old 11.05.2015, 09:03
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I never had these problems when I was living in the ghetto
I raise you: pine tree pollen in the pool.
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Old 20.05.2015, 15:06
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I've just noticed that Coke Zero has 2 calories per 500ml bottle... Anyone want to join my class action lawsuit?
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Old 24.05.2015, 13:11
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

My arm sling doesn't match my dress...
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Old 24.05.2015, 13:21
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

behind with our pool by one week now !!!! how are we going to survive , just how ?
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