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It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« on: January 01, 2019, 12:00:12 AM »

I got the first post of the year twice in a row!
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #1 on: January 01, 2019, 12:06:11 AM »

It's not butter.

People are still making this thread every year.
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #2 on: January 01, 2019, 12:07:49 AM »

It's not butter.

People are still making this thread every year.
I liked that it was made before I joined, though I won't be surprised if this gets locked soon.
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #3 on: January 01, 2019, 12:08:08 AM »

It's not butter.

Typo intentional?
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #4 on: January 01, 2019, 12:10:00 AM »

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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #5 on: January 01, 2019, 12:12:57 AM »

It's not butter.
Typo intentional?
I'm not seeing the typo.

Better?

Or maybe it's just a joke I'm missing.
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #6 on: January 01, 2019, 12:14:49 AM »

It's not butter.
Typo intentional?
I'm not seeing the typo.

Better?

Or maybe it's just a joke I'm missing.
There is a fake butter spread called I Can't Believe it's not Butter.
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #7 on: January 01, 2019, 12:15:12 AM »

...That you haven't learned anything from your hiatus.

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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #8 on: January 01, 2019, 12:16:49 AM »

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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #9 on: January 01, 2019, 12:19:40 AM »

It's not butter.
Typo intentional?
I'm not seeing the typo.

Better?

Or maybe it's just a joke I'm missing.
There is a fake butter spread called I Can't Believe it's not Butter.

Oh.  :-D

I thought it was a thing that the new year is always supposed to be better than the old year. I was stuck on that train of thought.
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #10 on: January 01, 2019, 12:25:08 AM »

...That you haven't learned anything from your hiatus.
I may of not learned much, but I'm definitely a lot different now.
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #11 on: January 01, 2019, 12:30:37 AM »

That this thread hasn't been locked already.
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #12 on: January 01, 2019, 12:33:38 AM »

That this thread hasn't been locked already.
Mods are asleep, wait til morning.
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #13 on: January 01, 2019, 12:36:43 AM »

That this thread hasn't been locked already.
Mods are asleep, wait til morning.

I think it is morning (for you).. that's what we're all staying up for, right?
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #14 on: January 01, 2019, 01:09:17 AM »

That this thread hasn't been locked already.
Mods are asleep, wait til morning.

I think it is morning (for you).. that's what we're all staying up for, right?


It's only a little after 10 for the west coast mods. 
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #15 on: January 01, 2019, 01:10:06 AM »

I got the first post of the year twice in a row!

No one cares.
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #16 on: January 01, 2019, 04:23:00 AM »

I got the first post of the year twice in a row!

Not entirely true, as it is dependent on time zone. I was the first to create a thread in 2019, almost six hours before yours when most of you were still in 2018 :sombrero: (And as of this post only Hawaii remains in 2018 IIRC). Also the first post in my true time zone was this one by oscar, at the 10th bong of the Puerta del Sol clock in Madrid, Spain:
If you were sufficiently determined, you could celebrate New Year's on the international border between Yukon Territory (Pacific time zone) and Alaska (Alaska time zone). There are a few places within wide "no man's land" zones between border stations where you are unlikely to be hassled by customs agents. Indeed, one on the Alaska Highway has a bench where you can sit with one butt cheek in Pacific time and the other in Alaska time.

Of course, these spots are not only in the middle of nowhere, but tonight you'd be freezing your ass off (midnight wind chill just below 0F).

I gave up on public New Years' celebrations years ago (sometimes friends would invite me to a house party, but that hasn't happened lately). Past my bedtime, and I hate crowds.

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No one cares.

I do, due to time zones.
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #17 on: January 01, 2019, 07:17:02 AM »

That this thread hasn't been locked already.
Only because someone hasnít said something controversial yet.
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #18 on: January 01, 2019, 08:36:02 AM »

Trump is still living in the White House.
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #19 on: January 01, 2019, 09:06:31 AM »

There still isn't national interoperability for electronic tolling systems.
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #20 on: January 01, 2019, 09:25:39 AM »

It's not butter.

People are still making this thread every year.

Kids. Missing the good ole days.

Where's the beef? Anyone found it yet?

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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #21 on: January 01, 2019, 09:43:53 AM »

It's not butter.

People are still making this thread every year.

Kids. Missing the good ole days.

Where's the beef? Anyone found it yet?


I might just put a nice steak in my cast iron skillet with some real butter, salt, black pepper, and some garlic powder; & "blacken" it to a nice medium. That will go wonderfully well with the cabbage & black-eye peas I intend to cook today.  :clap:
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #22 on: January 01, 2019, 09:48:46 AM »

It's not butter.

People are still making this thread every year.

Kids. Missing the good ole days.

Where's the beef? Anyone found it yet?


I might just put a nice steak in my cast iron skillet with some real butter, salt, black pepper, and some garlic powder; & "blacken" it to a nice medium. That will go wonderfully well with the cabbage & black-eye peas I intend to cook today.  :clap:

Too much work (as good as it sounds!).

I'm just in the mood for a Wendy's burger!
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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #23 on: January 01, 2019, 09:49:30 AM »

Trump is still living in the White House.

He'll be there at the start of 2021 as well.  Hope that makes your day :-)

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Re: It's 2019 and I still can't believe that...
« Reply #24 on: January 01, 2019, 09:53:32 AM »

Trump is still living in the White House.

He'll be there at the start of 2021 as well.  Hope that makes your day :-)

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