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February 7th, 2012
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  1. graco

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    December 13, 2012 at 1:17 am |

    where ya all hiding in the CHICKEN COOP!

    February 7, 2012 at 11:43 pm |
  3. wendy - WOD factoid

    Crib – do you know how many definitions there are for the word "crib"??? guesstimates welcome...

    February 7, 2012 at 3:44 pm |
    • The Witty One™@wendy


      February 7, 2012 at 4:24 pm |
      • wendy - two

        close! :)

        February 7, 2012 at 4:41 pm |
    • wendy - answer

      crib\ krib \

      verb, noun;
      1. To pilfer or steal, especially to plagiarize.
      2. To confine in or as if in a crib.
      3. To provide with a crib or cribs.
      4. To line with timber or planking.
      5. Informal. A. To use a crib in examinations, homework, translating, etc. B. To steal; plagiarize.
      6. (Of a horse) to practice cribbing.

      1. A child's bed with enclosed sides.
      2. A stall or pen for cattle.
      3. A rack or manger for fodder, as in a stable or barn.
      4. A bin for storing grain, salt, etc.
      5. Informal. A. A translation, list of correct answers, or other illicit aid used by students while reciting, taking exams, or the like; pony. B. Plagiarism. C. A petty theft.
      6. A room, closet, etc., in a factory or the like, in which tools are kept and issued to workers.
      7. A shallow, separate section of a bathing area, reserved for small children.
      8. Any confined space.
      9. Slang. A house, shop, etc., frequented by thieves or regarded by thieves as a likely place for burglarizing.
      10. Building Trades, Civil Engineering . Any of various cellular frameworks of logs, squared timbers, or steel or concrete objects of similar form assembled in layers at right angles, often filled with earth and stones and used in the construction of foundations, dams, retaining walls, etc.
      11. A barrier projecting part of the way into a river and then upward, acting to reduce the flow of water and as a storage place for logs being floated downstream.
      12. A lining for a well or other shaft.
      13. Slang. One's home; pad.
      14. Cribbage . A set of cards made up by equal contributions from each player's hand, and belonging to the dealer.
      15. A cheap, ill-kept brothel.
      16. A wicker basket.
      17. British, Australian. Lunch, especially a cold lunch carried from home to work and eaten by a laborer on the job; snack.

      February 7, 2012 at 4:40 pm |
      • Truth™@Wends, TWO

        A cheap, ill kept brothel...?
        That's a new one on me...

        February 7, 2012 at 4:44 pm |
      • The Witty One™@wendy

        So this is an actual sentence?

        The horses got out of the crib(noun 2) and into the crib (noun 3), while the farmer was in the crib (noun 15) while his wife was in the crib (noun 13) making crib (noun 17) to put in the crib (noun 16).

        February 7, 2012 at 5:14 pm |
      • wendy - two

        HAH! according to the definition, absolutely!!! :)

        February 7, 2012 at 5:17 pm |
  4. wendy

    hello all! been forever since i've been able to stop by and say HELLO. life is crazy, and work is crazier. taking a second before the afternoon gets going. visited the DR yesterday for the insomnia/migraines/stress. results? got lots of drugs... GOAL: sleep, so migraines dont start and stress is reduced. :) whoohooo!

    February 7, 2012 at 3:44 pm |
  5. ™©JbJiNg!eŚ®™@All

    Ice Bars, yes or no?? Planning an excursion in Stockholm for the cruise, and one of them involves the world's first permanent ice bar... Has anyone here been to an ice bar?? Tour also includes Old Town, so that's a plus. I just want to say I've been to one...thoughts?

    February 7, 2012 at 1:39 pm |
    • MicheleG™

      WOW! I just Googled Ice Bar images and it looks like you are in for an EXPERIENCE! But wear a Parka.

      February 7, 2012 at 1:44 pm |
      • ™©JbJiNg!eŚ®™@MicheleG

        It sounds so cool (pun intended)! I'm expecting cooler weather this trip as it is all Northern Europe....

        From the saint-petersburg dot com website about weather:

        "Weather-wise, spring is not the unmitigated delight that the uninitiated might imagine. It can still be very chilly on and off until the middle of May, so you'll need the equivalent of a woolen overcoat, and its worth bringing scarves and gloves just in case – especially if you're planning to spend plenty of time outdoors. Tough shoes or boots are also recommended to cope with the slush and mud and, at this time of year, you'll need an umbrella."

        I think they need a PR/visitor relations writer... LOL

        February 7, 2012 at 1:50 pm |
      • MicheleG™

        At nearly 60 degrees N lat itude, you will be WAY up in the North Woods! Seriously, SERIOUSLY cold country!

        Mod Bot programmers: Could you embed a string in the script that allows for letter combination IN words?

        February 7, 2012 at 3:20 pm |
    • RichardHead@JBJ

      I went to an Ice Bar once–It was called Divorce Court. I did get F*&^%^^$$D but Not Kissed.

      February 7, 2012 at 2:56 pm |
    • wendy - jbj

      ice bars rock! we have one here in KC. they do wondrous things for your chilled beverage.. and if you're tired? just lean your head down on it. just dont try to lick it...

      February 7, 2012 at 3:47 pm |
  6. This Just In

    Chuck Norris endorses Newt Gingrich, rails against 'trifecta of tyranny'
    Chuck Norris doesn't endorse presidential candidates - he anoints political saviors.

    That is all.

    February 7, 2012 at 1:25 pm |
  7. Hrundi V. Bakshi@AleeD

    Birdie num num. Num Num. Birdie NUM NUM!

    February 7, 2012 at 1:18 pm |
    • AleeD®@Hrundi V. Bakshi

      THAT'S the one!! LMAO!
      And thank you for your support!

      February 7, 2012 at 1:21 pm |
  8. ™©JbJiNg!eŚ®™@Kat & SLT

    I just saw the poll up top, and I am with AleeD, I am forbodden from watching any "streaming media" by the tech bots here... Seems some people enjoy them. I see them at home sometimes, but I have the sound off on my puter so I rarely bother to play them...

    February 7, 2012 at 1:14 pm |
  9. ™©JbJiNg!eŚ®™

    Good morning, busy busy here with month end reports...

    I *heart* WD for President!

    @AleeD, winner with "One Nation Under Dog"!! LOL

    February 7, 2012 at 1:11 pm |
    • AleeD®@™©JbJiNg!eŚ®™

      Most humbly, thank you.

      February 7, 2012 at 1:19 pm |
  10. Mildred

    I'll put a new pot of coffee on, as well as the tea kettle.

    February 7, 2012 at 12:12 pm |
  11. RichardHead

    Morning Kidz.....Any coffee left?

    February 7, 2012 at 11:03 am |
    • AleeD®@Rich

      "Howdee pardener!" (What movie is that from?)

      The pic has been updated since this morning. Jerv is snarfing up the last of the SECOND pot. He must've had a rough night last night. How's all things with you today? How's WD?

      February 7, 2012 at 11:59 am |
      • RichardHead@AleeD

        Blazing Saddles? What's up? WD is fine...We got into Mobile early so we've been taking naps. Still waiting on a call from the Vet. :((

        February 7, 2012 at 12:57 pm |
      • AleeD®@Rich

        "The Party," 1968, starring Peter Sellers.
        Do you want me to break out my wh ip and get an answer out of your vet?
        How's WD feeling?

        February 7, 2012 at 1:02 pm |
      • MicheleG™

        February 7, 2012 at 1:13 pm |
      • RichardHead

        This is a new female Vet that works between 2 clinics in Katy,so she's busy. Her real Doc from Texas A&M is only available on Friday and the weekends. She is feeling fine,still sleeping alot from the shots and some pills I've been giving her.

        February 7, 2012 at 1:14 pm |
  12. JainaJade

    Good morning! I survived my wacky wedding weekend and think I have a good idea of what all will be going down in April :-D

    February 7, 2012 at 10:51 am |
    • MicheleG™

      Hugs and greets! Will you have a blog or something like that where we can see photos and stuff? Even of the preliminaries?

      February 7, 2012 at 10:53 am |
      • JainaJade

        we do have a wedding website but right now it's just in draft form. I'm posting a few things to my regular dancingveggies blog as well, but I think the main one will be the wedding website once Joe finishes setting it up :-) Still excited that CNN Travel has a feature on my venue, makes me feel special

        February 7, 2012 at 11:18 am |
  13. MicheleG™

    Greets and hugs to "my" Klatchkies! Radical coffee drinkewr,m there....wo. That's a desperate man! Ritchie Rich in response to seeing his stocks take a major dive.

    February 7, 2012 at 10:49 am |
    • MicheleG™

      apologies....wich I kud tipe.

      February 7, 2012 at 10:51 am |
  14. DJChilllyPhil, Jukebox King & Cold Stone God

    Good morning Klatschkies! How is everyone this fine Tuesday?

    February 7, 2012 at 9:17 am |
  15. Truth™

    Good morning all!
    Woke to two inches of snow this morning. Thankfully, this my off-day from school, so I took the bus.

    Love the videos! Always nice to start the day with some time travel back to something I've long sicne forgotten.

    How is everyone doing today?

    February 7, 2012 at 8:46 am |
    • Sir Biddle@Truth

      How goes it Truth? Happy to see the Giants win Sunday.

      February 7, 2012 at 8:59 am |
      • Truth™@Biddle

        That was a good game. Was glad to see that as my Dad gets older, he can still see his beloved Giants win one. I know that Sunday's game made him happy.

        How goes life in your neck of the woods?

        February 7, 2012 at 9:11 am |
      • Sir Biddle@Truth

        Mrs Biddle is from NYC, so she was on cloud nine.

        Glad your dad could see them win. I'm looking at flights back to see my P's as they are both in the hospital and looking at nursing home/assisted living status very soon.

        Send some of your snow our way. We've had less than an inch all winter long.

        February 7, 2012 at 9:31 am |
  16. The Witty One™

    Top of the morning!

    Where is everyone? RH on a OJ run? Truth snowed in? QOE get tied to the chair by thing 1 and thing 2 while they run around Lord of the Flys style?

    AleeD – We may need to go on a rescue mission!

    February 7, 2012 at 8:44 am |
    • Sir Biddle@The Inspirational WIT

      You inspired me to round a handfull of friends up and run a mud run. Recently signed up for the Warrior Dash in May. Am mentally and physically still psyching myself up for the Tough Musser in Sept.

      February 7, 2012 at 8:58 am |
      • The Witty One™@Sir Biddle the Awesome

        I'm glad I could do that! I've been doing carido to drop the extra weight I put on while sitting in an office all day and now am ready to start lifting and doing more intense workouts. I am actually headed to the gym at lunch to work out. Need to get ripped!

        Just for kicks, go to the tough mudder website and look at the training suggestions. Looks like fun!

        February 7, 2012 at 10:20 am |
    • AleeD®@TWO™

      Hey TWO! How's your Occupied Bowels Golf Tourney going so far?

      Last I heard, QOE was tending a sick Thing 1. That's gotta be a handful at that age. If they've tied her to a chair, then he must be feeling better – and that's great news.

      Sir Biddle sounded like things were warming up a bit in DC yesterday. I'll get our metal shop to form up some extra long conduit and send some of that heat to get Truth out of the snow.

      If Jerv bogartin' the coffee the same as double dipping? Yeah. I think it is. I'll give Jamie Hyneman a call to see if he'll clean out the pot before I make another one.

      Rich sounded pretty disgusted at the world of politix yesterday. I'm thinking he's going to write-in WD for President. I'd sure vote for her! Then we can be ....


      February 7, 2012 at 9:05 am |
      • The Witty One™@AleeD

        I'll vote for WD! I played golf on Saturday and realized that I didn't play very much last year. I need to get on the course more often and get my handicap down...

        February 7, 2012 at 10:22 am |
  17. Sir Biddle

    Morning Crew!

    I see Jerv is bogarting the coffee again.

    February 7, 2012 at 8:42 am |
  18. AleeD®

    Dearest Kat & SLT,
    About half the time I'm blocked from watching videos at work. So I don't get to enjoy them very often.

    To everyone else, Good morning! Coffee's on and I brought in chocolate chip muffins for breakfast.

    February 7, 2012 at 7:38 am |
    • Arturo Féliz-Camilo

      Nice! It's cloudy here...great for my nice smoking cup of cappuccino...

      February 7, 2012 at 8:05 am |
    • AleeD®@Arturo

      Where is "here" where you're enjoying your cappuccino? We're unseasonably warm with high 79 & a low of 63. But, we had a nice hard rain for about 30 minutes last evening. Add that to the 40% chance of rain today and that should help relieve some of our crunchy grass.

      February 7, 2012 at 8:32 am |
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