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Old 03.06.2016, 14:40
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Choosing slippers for the next Swiss dinner party: should they match my socks and trousers, or match the carpet at the dinner party?
Wooden clogs would be the perfect solution if wooden floor.
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Old 03.06.2016, 14:45
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I want to post a "Friday thread" but I can't find my inspiration today.


You could start a thread of "Inspirational/Entrepreneurial" job titles for folk who don't actually want/need a job. There's clearly a space for it.
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Old 05.06.2016, 18:13
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

All those new German lessons threads, which keep popping up on EF, annoy me.
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Old 06.06.2016, 18:32
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I keep forgetting to unsubscribe to threads I'm on and now I can't see the wood from the trees in my inbox. I blame all the threads on Brexit
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Old 06.06.2016, 18:37
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I keep forgetting to unsubscribe to threads I'm on and now I can't see the wood from the trees in my inbox. I blame all the threads on Brexit
Turn off email notifications. You can still see any threads you're subscribed to in your control panel.
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Old 06.06.2016, 18:42
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Feast or famine, eh?

I like getting one or two so I don't turn it off completely. It's only the Brexit posts have been coming in thick and fast today - swamped, I was.
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Old 06.06.2016, 23:57
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I spend the last 2 weeks in Paris watching tennis (and getting paid for it). I dont like tennis
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Old 14.06.2016, 20:27
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I've got chocolate pudding in my mouse wheel thingy.
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Old 16.06.2016, 13:44
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Just been invited to a special crisis meeting today at 15:30.. clearly the organiser isn't an England or Wales fan
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Old 16.06.2016, 13:48
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Just been invited to a special crisis meeting today at 15:30.. clearly the organiser isn't an England or Wales fan
I got in extra early to escape at 3pm for the game - and now the whole team are heading to the bar
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Old 20.06.2016, 23:31
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

After going down the Kindle rabbit hole I've just discovered that three authors I particularly admire are, in actual fact, all the same person. And she also has a day job. I feel highly inferior...
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Old 21.06.2016, 16:42
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

My (not insubstantial) inner geek is perplexed by the Magic Cards thread.
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Old 21.06.2016, 17:15
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I poked a straw through the other side of a capri-sun
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Old 21.06.2016, 17:22
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

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I hate it when that happens. Also pulling the ring off a ring pull when the business end is still attached to the damn can which you now have no way of opening...
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Old 21.06.2016, 17:28
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I hate it when that happens. Also pulling the ring off a ring pull when the business end is still attached to the damn can which you now have no way of opening...

Not as bad as when the Corned Beef refuses to come out of the can without violence.
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Old 21.06.2016, 17:31
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Not as bad as when the Corned Beef refuses to come out of the can without violence.


Oooooh. I know. Or when you buy a tin and the key has fallen off!


The chili had better behave tonight, is all I'm saying!
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Old 22.06.2016, 17:58
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

My mini retractable cable mouse just died. My hands are just a bit too small to comfortably use a "normal" sized mouse and I have a hell of a lot of work to do. The mouse pad is not a practical option.


Bullocks.
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Old 24.06.2016, 23:02
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I'm not sure, as a Brit, whether I can tell FWPs any more but here goes: My ice-cream is so cold it took ages to scoop it out into a bowl.
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Old 27.06.2016, 08:36
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Given the current exchange rates, I'm not sure anymore if I should use amazon.co.uk or amazon.de
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Old 27.06.2016, 08:46
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Facebook asks me what is on my mind before I've started my first coffee, then tells me what is on other peoples minds before I've finished it. Given that there are a whole 24 hours of minds left and right of me my coffee is inevitably cold before I even get to EF.
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