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Happy Valentines Day!
« on: February 14, 2019, 08:01:22 AM »

Aka "Depression Day"

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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #1 on: February 14, 2019, 08:32:32 AM »

Aka "Depression Day"

Aka Singles Awareness Day.
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #2 on: February 14, 2019, 08:43:01 AM »

Happy VD.

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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #3 on: February 14, 2019, 08:48:13 AM »

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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #4 on: February 14, 2019, 08:51:43 AM »

Aka "Depression Day"

Aka Singles Awareness Day.

Aka Hallmark Holiday

Aka the 1st anniversary of last year’s school shooting down in South Florida (Parkland).
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #5 on: February 14, 2019, 08:59:18 AM »

AKA Scorpio conception day
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #7 on: February 14, 2019, 10:38:03 AM »

My wife is overseas, so Valentine's Day was yesterday. The Internet sent her flowers.  :)
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #8 on: February 14, 2019, 10:47:16 AM »

Do something fun for yourself.
Learn to enjoy doing things alone.
There’s nothing wrong with it.
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #9 on: February 14, 2019, 10:51:58 AM »

It's never been a hellacious holiday for me, whether I was single or in a relationship.  The second Valentine's Day I celebrated with my wife, we both ended up having to work later than we'd planned, and then she left her car's headlights on and had to wait for someone to jumpstart it, so we ended up having dinner at the IHOP across the street from our apartment at 9 pm.  That took the pressure off future Valentine's Days.

Tonight we'll go to a screening of The Princess Bride at the Music Box while my parents babysit.  I'm hoping there's a concert by the organist before the show.  I bought her flowers and they were delivered to her office yesterday.  Really not a big deal at all.
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #10 on: February 14, 2019, 04:01:01 PM »

St. Valentine is also the patron saint of epilepsy. So I have to confess I'm in love with a purple T-shirt I have :sombrero:.
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #11 on: February 14, 2019, 04:12:57 PM »

AKA the holiday when we remember a beheading at the hands of the Romans by buying pretty decorations and eating fancy food.
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #12 on: February 14, 2019, 05:15:52 PM »

Aka "Depression Day

I've been single for almost 10 years now and I am far from depressed (at least about being single).  I love being single (with the exception of an occasional fling here and there) and don't plan on changing it soon.

Plus Valentines Day candy goes on sale tomorrow.
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #13 on: February 14, 2019, 05:25:37 PM »

Aka "Depression Day

I've been single for almost 10 years now and I am far from depressed (at least about being single).  I love being single (with the exception of an occasional fling here and there) and don't plan on changing it soon.

Plus Valentines Day candy goes on sale tomorrow.
LOL I'm not depressed I'm only 15.

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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #14 on: February 14, 2019, 05:39:46 PM »

Valentine’s Day greetings, DC-style.

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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #15 on: February 14, 2019, 07:22:22 PM »

Aka "Depression Day

I've been single for almost 10 years now and I am far from depressed (at least about being single).  I love being single (with the exception of an occasional fling here and there) and don't plan on changing it soon.

Plus Valentines Day candy goes on sale tomorrow.
LOL I'm not depressed I'm only 15.

You can be both 15 and depressed. It’s a semi-free country.
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #16 on: February 14, 2019, 08:21:46 PM »

15 is pretty young to be this jaded about V-Day, though.
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #17 on: February 14, 2019, 09:00:34 PM »

I could see it, with all the depression memes about these days. Even when I was in high school I remember some anti-Valentines sentiment from other students.
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #20 on: February 15, 2019, 08:00:01 AM »

Man, I just don’t know how to feel about Pearls Before Swine.
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #21 on: February 15, 2019, 08:12:20 AM »

Man, I just don’t know how to feel about Pearls Before Swine.

It’s easily my favorite current comic strip.
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #22 on: February 15, 2019, 08:25:43 AM »

I find those amusing.
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #23 on: February 15, 2019, 09:52:43 AM »

Man, I just don’t know how to feel about Pearls Before Swine.

It’s easily my favorite current comic strip.
I don't love it or hate it.  I think it's kind of a sanitized Bloom County.

I also have an irrational hatred of the Post's comic section for reasons I don't feel like getting into because they're, well, irrational.
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Re: Happy Valentines Day!
« Reply #24 on: February 15, 2019, 09:57:07 AM »

Man, I just don’t know how to feel about Pearls Before Swine.

It’s easily my favorite current comic strip.
I don't love it or hate it.  I think it's kind of a sanitized Bloom County.

I also have an irrational hatred of the Post's comic section for reasons I don't feel like getting into because they're, well, irrational.

Get an account at GoComics.com and subscribe to the ones you want to read.
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