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August 5th, 2011
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  2. SeaBee from Home Port

    Morning, Klatschkies! Happy weekend!
    I will be at work, today, and depending on how busy I am, I may or may not be around later today. Hope you all have a wonderful first weekend of August!

    August 6, 2011 at 9:42 am | Reply
  3. Queen of Everything

    Good morning! 9 days until my birthday!!!!!!

    August 6, 2011 at 8:51 am | Reply
    • It B. Hot

      Are you sure you weren't hatched? Happy Saturday Homies !!

      August 6, 2011 at 10:32 am | Reply
  4. Don Meredith

    Turn out the lights.... The Party's over...Have a Great Weekend Everyone.

    August 5, 2011 at 10:37 pm | Reply
  5. JBJingles

    *sings* I think I'm alone now...doesn't seem to be anyone around now... Sigh, 15 long minutes to go.

    August 5, 2011 at 6:43 pm | Reply
  6. wendy

    AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAGGGGGGGGGHHHHHHHHHH!

    *tears hair out*

    wish folks would quit freakin out over on wall street...

    August 5, 2011 at 6:08 pm | Reply
    • JBJingles@wendy

      Should I take up a collection for a wig?? Any color preference?? Now is the time to try out that flaming red head siren look...

      August 5, 2011 at 6:40 pm | Reply
  7. Truth@All

    Ok folks, I am out. May check in over the weekend, but if not, stay cool and safe!

    August 5, 2011 at 6:01 pm | Reply
  8. Blahh/ IHEG

    Good Night!

    August 5, 2011 at 5:58 pm | Reply
  9. I Heart Evil Grin

    OH! ok, thanks!

    August 5, 2011 at 5:15 pm | Reply
  10. I Heart Evil Grin

    I know there was something important I had to do in 10 days, but for the life of me now I cannot remember?? I sure wish I had someone to remind me....anyone help me out?

    August 5, 2011 at 5:04 pm | Reply
    • RichardHead@IHEG

      I believe you have your days mixed up...it is NEXT month on the 18th and 19th that are Very important. Mark your calendar.

      August 5, 2011 at 5:13 pm | Reply
    • Truth@IHEG, RichHead

      15 August is Steig Larssen's b-day. Go celebrate by grabbing a copy of "The gal with the dragon tat".

      August 5, 2011 at 5:17 pm | Reply
  11. Queen of Everything@All

    I'm packing up and heading home. Stay cool this weekend. Toodles!
    P. S. My birthday is in 10 days.

    August 5, 2011 at 5:01 pm | Reply
  12. JBJingles

    Will this day/week ever end...

    August 5, 2011 at 4:44 pm | Reply
  13. Chicago Lady

    Bike riding in Bolingbrook tomorrow am with my sweety (we've stopped looking for Stacy Peterson).
    Celebrate my granddaughter's first bday also tomorrow then Sunday I babysit while her parents watch a Cubs game (Cubs suck – I'm a Sox fan)

    August 5, 2011 at 4:41 pm | Reply
    • RichardHead@Chicago Lady

      Now wait a minute-What about Sammie Sosa or Keith Moreland who was a catcher for my old High skool team and played for the Cubs and then....Your right..Cubs suck.

      August 5, 2011 at 4:48 pm | Reply
  14. I Heart Evil Grin

    LOL, nope, the french dip is unhealthy enough, although we do make them ourselves to control the portion. I am going to do the BBQ pulled chicken on rolls and a variety of chex mix/ chips, gonna start out slow and go from there, worse comes to worse the hub and I eat leftover BBQ chicken sandwhiches for 3 days. and if it makes people stay and drink more and I need more food in a pinch i can order some pizzas

    August 5, 2011 at 4:41 pm | Reply
    • RichardHead@IHEG

      Excellent choices. I hate to ask this but do you need a license to sell or serve food in the bar?

      August 5, 2011 at 4:52 pm | Reply
      • I Heart Evil Grin

        Sell yes, serve no. I have worked back end in a restaruant during H.S and my father was a chef so I am more than knowledgeable about safe handling practices, so I am not worried about getting anyone sick. Good Looking out tho! cuz it would suck to do it and gotten in trouble!

        August 5, 2011 at 4:58 pm | Reply
  15. I Heart Evil Grin

    1.5 hours until FREEDOM and a french dip sandwich and a glass of red!

    August 5, 2011 at 4:31 pm | Reply
    • RichardHead@IHEG

      What? No Freedom fries with that? What did you decide to serve on Sunday?

      August 5, 2011 at 4:37 pm | Reply
  16. JBJingles

    Best line I've seen today in reference to the jobs report but I don't remember where I saw it? Like a pig in lipstick. I def will have to reuse that one! :)

    August 5, 2011 at 4:00 pm | Reply
    • AleeD@JBJ

      I replied to your West & Central question above.

      I'm leaving work now but I'm sure I'll be checking back from Home Sweet Home. Y'all have fun!

      August 5, 2011 at 4:06 pm | Reply
      • RichardHead@AleeD

        Bye,Bye, Have a good weekend.

        August 5, 2011 at 4:10 pm | Reply
  17. JBJingles@RH

    I think Odie could text better than me and he has no thumbs... What's cooking this weekend, besides the weather?

    August 5, 2011 at 3:47 pm | Reply
    • RichardHead@JBJ

      Unless I start grilling at midnite due to the heat,WD and I will be inside under the a/c vents. What are you and DeadEye doing?

      August 5, 2011 at 3:51 pm | Reply
      • JBJingles@RH

        No plans so far, maybe some Wii Bowling, but I have been trying to take it easy on my back/leg, but nothing is helping. Last injection did zip, nada, nothing, so I can have 1 more, then time to consider surgery?? I'm looking at going to Mayo in Scottsdale for a 2nd opinion on what is really going on. Can they remove a spine or would that then make me a wimp??

        August 5, 2011 at 3:56 pm | Reply
      • JBJingles@RH

        Fire that bad buy up inside next to a window with a fan blowing!! Oh wait, that would be a really bad idea I remember that incident now....

        August 5, 2011 at 3:58 pm | Reply
      • JBJingles@RH

        *boy*

        August 5, 2011 at 3:59 pm | Reply
      • RichardHead@JBJ

        Interesting question. May I recommend that you watch "The Tingler" staring Vincent Price and it should calm your nerves about back surgery. BTW,Is it "Naked" WII Bowling?

        August 5, 2011 at 4:00 pm | Reply
      • JBJingles@RH

        Shhhh, I am at work still....

        August 5, 2011 at 4:01 pm | Reply
    • Truth@RichHead, JBJ

      May take Miss Saigon to the trap range on Sunday...Breakfast with my pastor manana.

      August 5, 2011 at 3:55 pm | Reply
      • RichardHead@Truth

        Taking him to Lincoln House for breakfast? The Mrs. should be getting pretty good by now on the shooting range.

        August 5, 2011 at 4:04 pm | Reply
      • Truth@RichHead, JBJ

        Nah, we're in the north part of town, so we go to this restaurant near a golf course and maybe hit a bucket afterward before the day warms up.

        Miss Saigon would do WAY better at the trap range if she would just wait to draw a bead on the target. She fires WAY too quickly and usually overshoots the bird.

        August 5, 2011 at 4:10 pm | Reply
      • RichardHead@Truth

        Me thinks that she gets a little nervous and then overshoots. She'll get the "Hang" of it. :))

        August 5, 2011 at 4:25 pm | Reply
      • Truth@RichHead

        She is doing a lot better with the .410. I learned on that one when I was a young'un, and it is a LOT lighter than my 12 gauge. I keep telling to count "Mot, Hai, Ba" (one, two three in VN), but I think she gets excited to be shooting. She is like a little kid in that regard. Pretty cute.

        August 5, 2011 at 4:34 pm | Reply
      • RichardHead@Truth

        Hahahaha,You better be ready to drop and roll if she does hit one ! Take some pictures for me if you can...I will call her Annie Oakley jr. :))

        August 5, 2011 at 4:44 pm | Reply
  18. The Witty One@All

    Alrighty folks! I am calling it an early friday to go enjoy a run through the woods! Hope everyone has a safe and happy weekend!

    August 5, 2011 at 3:38 pm | Reply
    • RichardHead@TW O

      Be careful and keep those skivies on. Have a Great weekend.

      August 5, 2011 at 3:41 pm | Reply
  19. I Heart Evil Grin

    Eating grapes when you have heartburn is so not a good idea. DAMN you beer and Jalapeno poppers at 2am!

    August 5, 2011 at 3:35 pm | Reply
  20. I Heart Evil Grin

    People of walmart!

    August 5, 2011 at 2:47 pm | Reply
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