Tag Archives: Story

Funny Uh-Oh Part Deux (which is also known as 2, in French)

I have three quick, funny (to me, at least) stories to regale you with today ~ The best part about them is that they did not happen to me…these are tales of the funny uh-oh that happened to my friends … Continue reading

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The Other Dress

I’m trying to figure out how to tell this story without completely embarrassing myself – especially considering that many people know who I am in REAL life… Oh well, I’ll just tell it… I suspect that if I were a … Continue reading

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Bloggers for Movember – For Jack Schwartz

Originally posted on The Mercenary Researcher:
I cannot tell a lie. Not a fib, falsehood, untruth, tall tale, or fabrication.  Don’t bother to ask me to get someone to their surprise party under false pretenses because I won’t be able…

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Stick Your Hand Through the Glory-Hole and Wave “Hello!”

One of the perks about going to work, as opposed to working alone, is the hilarious things that are discussed around the lunch table.  I love this story… Many years ago at a previous job, my co-workers and I were … Continue reading

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Possessed

This is a freaky story. I’m curious to hear your feedback (that’s my code word to encourage you [yes, YOU] to reply to this posting). I am curious if anyone has had a similar experience and how they interpreted it. … Continue reading

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SHEEP UPDATE! SHEEP UPDATE!

In a STUNNING display of Google-working, astute researcher, Edward-Not-Harry-Hotspur uncovered interesting information which led to the conclusion of the Saint Kitts & Nevis conundrum. The island of Saint Kitts has a VETERINARIAN SCHOOL. And they do things with sheep there. So very likely it was … Continue reading

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The Most Awesome Thing My Mom Did for Me

When I was growing up I read quite a bit. I could spend literally 8 hours straight reading. Not to say I didn’t do other things- but when I was interested in a book – it engulfed me. My favorite … Continue reading

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The Houses We Live In

This post was going to be about something completely different – but after my bike ride, well, it’s now this… Oh boy, oh boy, oh boy!!!  I have a little gem to share with you all – about my neighborhood and … Continue reading

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Richard Philanthropy

I love a good story – I collect them like precious gems and show them to all my friends at any given moment. My favorite stories involve amazing coincidences.  I love the story of Smart Boy. However it’s just one … Continue reading

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My Nipples Could WHAT?

If you’re a sensitive soul – maybe you should skip this post. I use the word “Nipples” quite a bit… There are few things more worrisome for an 18 year old girl than nipple loss. Yes, I wrote ‘nipple loss’ … Continue reading

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