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    What have you learned today?

    I found out that Stan wears a size 14 shoe. Stan is a pretty cool cat.

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    I found out that a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.

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    Hey guyz? Guyz? Wait up!! Siu Blue Wind's Avatar
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    I think I'm going to find out later. I ate a whole 14oz bag of Chan Pui Mui bu myself. I'm starting to feel it now.....
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    We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.
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    Please dont outsmart the censor. That is a very expensive censor and every time one of you guys outsmart it it makes someone at the home office feel bad. We dont wanna do that. So dont cleverly disguise bad words.

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    Hold on I'm still thinking.
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    hello kitty is evil. i was thrown out of the shop for trying to take a pic. evil big corporate strong arm tactics. kitty is dead to me.

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    That socks are surprisingly uninteresting ... except for couch's of course. The world needs more skull and cross bone socks.

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    I learned that women are finally making sense: My wife begged me to ask for more overtime to get more money, then she complains when I have to go in early to work the overtime.

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    I found out its not going to be as nice as I thought not having my kids living with me anymore. =0(
    You see, their morals, their code...it's a bad joke, dropped at the first sign of trouble. They're only as good as the world allows them to be. I'll show you. When the chips are down, these...These "civilized" people...they'll eat each other. See, I'm not a monster. I'm just ahead of the curve

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    I found out you can drink too much coffee....
    I've got your restraining order right here. [grabs crotch] Restrain this!

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    I found out that my dogs don't like to take their usual morning dump when it's -17F outside.
    "I heard the music and I wrote to it. Some people beat drums, some people strum guitars. It's all in the music you hear" ~ Hunter S. Thompson

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    i learned that texas still cannot deal with frozen precipitation in any form.
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    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    That I like Chobani greek yogurt.

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    I found out that what I packed for lunch wasn't enough. Put too many miles on the bike this morning for that to cut it. Crap, now I'm going to need to get a snack or crash.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    That I like Chobani greek yogurt.
    Honey flavor or nothin'.

    I learned that VMware Server 2 can be engineered to take VNC connections to the VMs themselves, thus sparing me endless hours of dealing with its craptacular web-based management interface and console.

    I also learned that 3 chocolate-chocolate chip muffins and 3 travel mugs of decaf (sorry, I'm an unleaded man) will fix any mood-related issues.
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    I (re)learned how to bring Excel file UTM data into ArcMap and export it to a shapefile. I haven't done that for a long time. When I did do that last it was on an older version of ArcMap, so now it's all different.

    So now I have a point shapefile, but it's off by 60m. I checked the datum of everything. Since I didn't collect the data I'm just waiting for the project manager to decide what she wants me to do with it. I vote for editing it.
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    I learned today that jsharr is not a healthy substitute to smoking cigarettes. While he has nice curves and a wonderful smile, he is from Texas.

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    I learned that my company's competitors continually astound me with their ineptitude.
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    Obviously, the guy's like a 12th level white wizard or something. His mere presence is a danger to mortals.

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    Quote Originally Posted by eofelis View Post
    I (re)learned how to bring Excel file UTM data into ArcMap and export it to a shapefile. I haven't done that for a long time. When I did do that last it was on an older version of ArcMap, so now it's all different.

    So now I have a point shapefile, but it's off by 60m. I checked the datum of everything. Since I didn't collect the data I'm just waiting for the project manager to decide what she wants me to do with it. I vote for editing it.
    KML files?
    Life is about hanging onto what you think is important and finding out what really is important.
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    I've learned that 3-4 lanes of pure ice and taking a turn can be extremely fun. And that I have more confidence in my ice nagivation skills than everybody has
    Life is about hanging onto what you think is important and finding out what really is important.
    "Stop Ruining my joke!", "No, a joke implies humor attached at no additional cost"
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    I learned that using the phrase "If you're so certain I'm wrong, then why did you call us for technical support?" is a quick way to piss someone off.
    "I feel like my world was classier before I found cyclocross."
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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    i learned that texas still cannot deal with frozen precipitation in any form.
    We all have our demographic issues.
    I would not know what to do if a tumbleweed jumped out in front of my car
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    Quote Originally Posted by spry View Post
    We all have our demographic issues.
    I would not know what to do if a tumbleweed jumped out in front of my car
    Nail it. It isn't going to hurt the car.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bigbenaugust View Post
    Nail it. It isn't going to hurt the car.
    Are they federally protected as intelligent wildlife there?
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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    i learned that texas still cannot deal with frozen precipitation in any form.
    Lol it was so funny. Last night when there was no ice and it was just wet. That was when all the accidents happened. like 5-7 accidents on wet (non iced/non snowed) roads between around Las Vegas Trail and Ridgemar Mall/Lockheed, all in various stages as I drove by.
    Life is about hanging onto what you think is important and finding out what really is important.
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    I learned today that shoveling snow is not fun, nor is cleaning showers or wood floors. I want to live in a self cleaning world, that is what I learned.
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