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Old 01-07-11, 06:53 PM   #1
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Failure Failure Status

I did today's recovery day as prescribed. I failed to fail.
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Old 01-07-11, 07:28 PM   #2
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Going to gym for leg workout and will report failure status later.
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Old 01-07-11, 07:33 PM   #3
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I failed to do a workout. Which isn't failure failure, but since I'm not posting in the training failure status thread, I'm failing at reporting my failing. That's close enough to a failure failure.
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Old 01-07-11, 07:58 PM   #4
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You need a coach.
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I failed to fail at failing to fail at dinner to night.
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Old 01-07-11, 08:15 PM   #6
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I could fail to fail a drug test. Maybe I need to work on that.
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Old 01-07-11, 08:19 PM   #7
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I thought about starting a "status status" thread. you know, to brag about your social standing, but thought better of it.
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Old 01-07-11, 08:22 PM   #8
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that's all I've got.
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Adapted from the Original Star Trek for this thread:

Kirk - Everything I do is a fail. I have failed
Norman - If everything you do is a fail, and you have failed at that, then you have succeeded. But you cannot succeed because everything you do is a fail...
Kirk - Wait for it.
Norman - ...Cannot succeed when you fail. That does not compute; that does not compute... (self destructs)
Kirk - Spock, let's go ride. My new friend Nomad will be joining us.
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Old 01-07-11, 10:29 PM   #10
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I saw that episode.
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I saw that episode.
That scene is one of my favorites. It has stuck with me. Trouble with Tribles never did much for me.
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I failed to fail at my leg workout tonight but I failed to recharge my Nano so I had no music.
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Kirk talked a lot of machines into self-destructing.
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He was ahead of his time!
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