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Sven 2-0
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Sven 2-0
7 years ago

First!!!!11!!1!!!

Sven 2-0
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Sven 2-0
7 years ago

Good morning,

I dont have much today, except that I am really really really tired of all this World Cup coverage. Could not care less about soccer.

Good luck today, Paddy; I hope things work out in your favor.

Fatwa Arbuckle: Misanthropologist
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Friday…teh yay!!

Hai, Sven!

Sorry that so many Wheelizens are experiencing teh tsuris work-wise, back-wise and otherwise; appropriate good thoughts to the lot of you.

Mac’s thread pic reminded me of this tune:

Paddy O'Furnijur
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Paddy O'Furnijur
7 years ago

Happy Friday, Gerbil Nation!
Good morning, Sven and Fatwa!
If nothing else, I have something positive going on for the next two weeks. The environmental and atmospheric chemistry section at UC Irvine hosts a two-week research seminar for high school teachers. There are twenty spots available and my application garnered me one of them. Mornings will be spent in lecture and afternoons in lab -- I’m looking forward to it.

A few days ago I texted three of my colleagues and my department chairman, asking if they would be willing to write a letter of recommendation for me. One (who has been a bit of a pain to work with) immediately said yes, another asked a few questions then sent me a glowing recommendation, one didn’t respond, and my department chair said no. Last night, pain-in-the-rear sent me a text saying, on second thought, I can’t recommend you for a teaching position. About twenty minutes later he sends another, “I’m sorry, but I’m still your friend.”

Have a great day, y’all, ‘cuz you just know Jerry will!

Fatwa Arbuckle: Misanthropologist
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Sheesh, Paddy; what a wretched hive of craven shitebirds and scumbaggery; the whole situation sucks to high heaven.

I suppose asking someone from the yoonyun for a referral -- since you were a rep -- is out of the question. 😉

Mornings will be spent in lecture and afternoons in lab — I’m looking forward to it.

Hope that’s as engaging as you anticipate. (And that the “science” part isn’t totally rigged to get the *cough* correct pre-approved results.)

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Anyone been watching the IRS hearing? From a few Tweets in my feed, it appears that at least a few of the committee members ain’t buying some of the bushwa responses. (Not that they’ll actually do anything…)

X_LA_Native
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7 years ago

Last night, pain-in-the-rear sent me a text saying, on second thought, I can’t recommend you for a teaching position. About twenty minutes later he sends another, “I’m sorry, but I’m still your friend.”

W.
T.
H?

Then again, you’ve reason to call him a PITA.
::rolleyes::

Sorry, Sven. I hope your issues clear faster and aren’t like mine, ‘cuz this shit sucks.

Sven 2-0
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Sven 2-0
7 years ago

Three out of the four are assholes.