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Old 12-05-09, 11:42 AM   #1
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Acceptance

...and for some reason there is a certain beauty in it.

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Old 12-05-09, 12:36 PM   #2
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I like the idea of making lemonade from lemons and apparently that tree was quite a bit nicer just few weeks ago but Wow!.

If you're laying people off spending $20K on a tree is inappropriate but couldn't someone cut down a pine tree and donate it?

But it worked out in The Charlie Brown Christmas and it probably will here too.
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Old 12-05-09, 12:50 PM   #3
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can the poor tree be saved?
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A fitting reminder of the times.
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I for one applaud their efforts and follow-through...not bowing to the negative Nellies.
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I for one applaud their efforts and follow-through...not bowing to the negative Nellies.
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Spending $20 K on a lush, pretty tree when you have a $7 M defecit would have been more out of place.
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Old 12-05-09, 07:24 PM   #7
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Indeed. I think that mayor did the right thing. And you can't help but love and accept that tree.
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Old 12-05-09, 07:27 PM   #8
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was I the only one who got a "botox for christmas" ad before the story? now that is pathetic.
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you're a blockhead Charlie Brown!
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was I the only one who got a "botox for christmas" ad before the story? now that is pathetic.
No, I did as well, I thought that was really ironic and ****ed up lol.
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