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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Last night, I had a dream that someone wrote iPhone application allowing intuitive resettlement of Syrian refugees in EU
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Old 12.09.2015, 22:55
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Drawing Japan in the work RWC sweepstake!
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Old 17.09.2015, 17:30
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My cleaner is unwell, I need to mop my own floor


(she only comes twice per month but i really look forward to coming home to a clean house with out cleaning it myself )
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Old 17.09.2015, 17:40
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I cannot go jogging today because it's raining. Instead, I need to settle for going to the gym and treadmill workout.
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Old 22.09.2015, 12:11
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Idiots on Amazon keep writing reviews about the delivery of the product, not the actual product
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Old 22.09.2015, 12:32
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Drawing Japan in the work RWC sweepstake!
Not such a bad pick after all, eh?


I got Romania
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Old 22.09.2015, 13:07
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Idiots on Amazon keep writing reviews about the delivery of the product, not the actual product
Idiots on Amazon keep on believing that user reviews are meaningful.
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Old 22.09.2015, 13:15
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They are: http://www.amazon.com/Looking-For-Be...DateDescending
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Old 22.09.2015, 14:13
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Kudos to Amazon for allowing some of the funniest faux reviews to remain on their site. The classic is the $8000 Denon link cable.
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Old 22.09.2015, 14:21
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Drawing Japan in the work RWC sweepstake!
Bet this doesn't feel so bad now!
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Old 23.09.2015, 16:37
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Old 05.10.2015, 13:51
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I have a CFF online account in English, my CFF customer record is saved in French (as is written correspondence)...

...and I've just received a promotional email from CFF, in German.
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Old 09.10.2015, 12:36
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What can I do with all these baby clothes? I can't sell all of them! They are hardly worn, mostly desigers, I have so much...
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Old 09.10.2015, 12:47
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Stop using any kind of birth control and the issue might solve itself.
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Old 09.10.2015, 13:39
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Or get into the AB scene - you'll find plenty of takers, I'm sure.
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Old 19.10.2015, 12:24
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My muesli this morning had lots of Raisins () ... Now im afraid there will be none left in the rest of the packet.
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Old 19.10.2015, 12:29
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I had a good paced run with friends on Friday - back to the pace I used to

Now I'm worried that my run at lunch won't be quick enough
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Old 19.10.2015, 13:05
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The Swiss flight back from Berlin was so full, I had to place my Rimowa cabin case in the hold.

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Old 19.10.2015, 13:11
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Refugees are fake because they have expensive designer baby clothes.
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