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January 6th, 2012
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  1. Hunk of Burnin' Luv

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY, ELVIS......See you in Indy at the Super Bowl.

    January 8, 2012 at 1:57 pm | Reply
  2. RichardHead

    Good Saturday Morning....Houston has gone Football Crazy. You'd think the Texans were playing the Super Bowl or something. Anyway, Have a Great Weekend my friends.

    January 7, 2012 at 10:44 am | Reply
  3. JBJingles_from the casa

    In honor of Jdizz's return, I think our next lunchtime poll should be Food P0rn....any takers??

    January 6, 2012 at 10:57 pm | Reply
  4. Truth™

    Ok all, I am out. And for the record, year end stinks...

    January 6, 2012 at 5:42 pm | Reply
    • RichardHead@Truth

      The Queen has a crap load of Charmin....Have a Great Weekend Bro.

      January 6, 2012 at 5:43 pm | Reply
  5. Jdizzle McHammerpants ♫♫ @ RichardHead

    http://www.cnn.com/2012/01/06/opinion/opinion-texas-football-roland-martin/index.html?hpt=hp_c1

    January 6, 2012 at 5:32 pm | Reply
    • RichardHead

      Do I have too? I don't like this guy,even tho he is from Texas.

      January 6, 2012 at 5:36 pm | Reply
  6. Mildred

    Hopping on for a moment for the foodie *squee* double whammy of the year for my area (Albany, NY)...

    1) After years of grass roots efforts, we're getting a Trader Joe's!
    AND
    2) We found out from a job posting that we're getting a Penzey's Spices!!

    *HAPPY DANCE*

    January 6, 2012 at 4:13 pm | Reply
  7. Swami Jdizzle McHammerpants ♫♫

    Wildcard weekend:

    CIN 17, HOU 14
    PIT 28, DEN 17
    NYG 21, ATL 19

    Wait for it.....

    Here it comes....

    DET 35, NO 24

    January 6, 2012 at 3:52 pm | Reply
    • Sir Biddle

      Agree with you on all games except the Detroit/New Orleans.

      January 6, 2012 at 3:58 pm | Reply
      • Jdizzle McHammerpants ♫♫

        I'm hoping for it. Would rather see Handshake Gate II in SF than host the Ain'ts. But would be nice to beat NO in the 'Stick.

        January 6, 2012 at 4:19 pm | Reply
      • RichardHead

        You Boys been smokin' that Wacky Tobacky?

        January 6, 2012 at 4:50 pm | Reply
      • Jdizzle McHammerpants ♫♫

        No. =(

        I do have some Adidas shoes that are made from hemp. They're starting to get a little tattered. Combine that with years of foot sweat, should make for a good roast. Either that or end up like those guys in Australia after eating those mushrooms.

        January 6, 2012 at 5:22 pm | Reply
  8. faith

    Happy Friday all! Hired a babysitter tonight so I can go sit at the bar while my husband bartends. Already salivating for my nice glass of wine. and wood fired pizza.......

    January 6, 2012 at 1:40 pm | Reply
    • MicheleG™

      You GO, girl! Have lotsa fun! Wood fired pizza sounds divine!

      January 6, 2012 at 1:42 pm | Reply
    • Queen of Everything™@faith

      Have a glass for me!

      January 6, 2012 at 1:44 pm | Reply
  9. Tim Tebow@Queen

    But how do you really feel?

    January 6, 2012 at 1:15 pm | Reply
  10. Queen of Everything™@NFL Picks

    A little turdy (deliberate misspell) told me that I'm late on my picks. Here goes:
    Cinncinati: Not much good comes out of this fair city, including their football team. However, tigers eat people, even Texans. Go bengals! Sigfried and Roy send their love.
    Denver: I can't bring myself to vote for the Steelers. I still hate Tebow with the fire of a thousand suns. His face makes me want to punch kittens.
    NYG: Isn't Eli their QB? If so then I vote for the Giants. If not, then go Falcons!
    New Orleans: I think Saints are exempt from the lions eat people rule.

    January 6, 2012 at 12:56 pm | Reply
    • Turdy@Queen

      Here's some Charmin, Wipe twice.

      January 6, 2012 at 12:59 pm | Reply
  11. Jdizzle McHammerpants ♫♫

    What happened to Lunchtime Poll???

    January 6, 2012 at 12:51 pm | Reply
    • RichardHead@Jdizz

      Same thing that happened to the Stripper Pole in the Lounge. They call this progress?

      January 6, 2012 at 1:07 pm | Reply
      • RichardHead@Jdizz

        Almost a record...Moderated twice in one Day... WhoooooHoooo. :))

        January 6, 2012 at 1:08 pm | Reply
    • AleeD®@Jdizz

      Welcome back. RichHd bought some Poll-ish remover to use on himself and got carried away.

      January 6, 2012 at 1:08 pm | Reply
      • RichardHead@AleeD

        What??? Sir Biddle got a case on sale at the Dollar Store and was just spreading around the wealth.

        January 6, 2012 at 1:22 pm | Reply
      • AleeD®@Rich

        It's been said he spreads alot on the weekends. And frequently, too.

        January 6, 2012 at 1:31 pm | Reply
    • Evil Grin

      They stopped it, for some reason. Sometimes I do an after-lunchtime poll myself, but it's just not the same. :(

      I, too, wish they'd bring it back.

      January 6, 2012 at 2:17 pm | Reply
  12. Mildred

    Good day everyone!

    I got an invite for a salad lunch with the work fitness club that I was part of... but no one was in the room!

    January 6, 2012 at 12:23 pm | Reply
  13. wendy

    for those of us that suffer from insomnia.. apparently that is a good thing according to the great Virginia Woolf:

    "Sleep, that deplorable curtailment of the joy of life. "

    January 6, 2012 at 11:50 am | Reply
    • RichardHead@Wendy

      According to Truth, "Sleep is over rated". Guess we'll find out on the 18th. :)))

      January 6, 2012 at 11:54 am | Reply
      • wendy@rh

        what happens on the 18th? what'd i miss? :)

        January 6, 2012 at 11:57 am | Reply
      • RichardHead@Wendy

        The "Smartest Man" in the room is returning to college. He misses knocking the books out of the dweebs hand on the stairs.:))

        January 6, 2012 at 12:01 pm | Reply
      • wendy@rh

        ahhhhhhhh. nice!! :) that's right. to be a paramedic i believe? i start back the first week of february. so ready to keep going!

        January 6, 2012 at 12:10 pm | Reply
      • RichardHead@Wendy

        Good for you. Is it at BBQU ?

        January 6, 2012 at 12:13 pm | Reply
    • Mildred

      I have a friend who just had to pull an all-nighter. I think he's allergic to sleep for some reason.

      January 6, 2012 at 12:22 pm | Reply
    • MicheleG™

      well, here's to having it only ONCE in a long while.

      January 6, 2012 at 1:44 pm | Reply
  14. ™©JbJiNg!eŚ®™

    Finally Friday and a GOOD day! Got the 2nd quote for clean up last night and it's *only* $2,000!! Woo hoo. On another note we have been trying to sell our other timeshare week in Hawaii since September, and the realtor had an offer for me this morning, so that will put the $$ back in my vacation coffers for the cruise. :)

    Welcome back Wendy and Evil Grin!!

    January 6, 2012 at 11:36 am | Reply
  15. MicheleG™

    Thanks for releasing my moderated comments!

    January 6, 2012 at 10:54 am | Reply
    • ModBotz

      Just doing our job,M'am.

      January 6, 2012 at 11:01 am | Reply
  16. Evil Grin

    Γεια σας, chums. Hope you are doing well this morning.

    The minions made a pan of lasagna each, for some reason, so lunch is on me! They will be bringing them in around 12.

    January 6, 2012 at 10:52 am | Reply
    • MicheleG™

      would that be a greek greeting?

      January 6, 2012 at 10:56 am | Reply
      • Evil Grin

        Correct! I am continuing my mission to greet in a different language each day. None of which I actually know myself, so my apologies for any errors.

        January 6, 2012 at 1:04 pm | Reply
      • MicheleG™

        kuel. dood......

        January 6, 2012 at 1:19 pm | Reply
  17. Queen of Everything™

    Good morning, glories! Got pulled over on my way to work this morning but managed to avoid the ticket. go me!

    January 6, 2012 at 10:52 am | Reply
    • RichardHead@Queen

      Sounds like we should change your name to LeadFoot. Have you tried leaving home earlier?

      January 6, 2012 at 10:56 am | Reply
      • Queen of Everything™@Richard

        Sadly, I wasn't running late and I was driving my usual speed.

        January 6, 2012 at 10:58 am | Reply
  18. MicheleG™

    Howdy ho!

    January 6, 2012 at 10:46 am | Reply
    • MicheleG™

      the Surf is UP today! Thank you Japan for your big storms....our surf is running in sets with occasional waves up to 12 and 14 feet. Wow!

      January 6, 2012 at 10:47 am | Reply
      • MicheleG™

        In contrast, the Grand Canyon, at this hour is at 14 degrees at the south rim.

        January 6, 2012 at 10:49 am | Reply
    • RichardHead@MG

      Morning, What's going on in the Left Coast?

      January 6, 2012 at 10:49 am | Reply
    • MicheleG™

      My comment is awaiting moderation....all I said was the surf is WAY UP today from Point Conception south. And I thanked Japan for the storms that churned up the waves for us.....12 and 14 footers.

      January 6, 2012 at 10:51 am | Reply
    • MicheleG™

      If my com ments were not all b eing mod er a ted I co uld tell you ab out the S U R F....really Hi gh S U RF

      January 6, 2012 at 10:53 am | Reply
  19. wendy

    Good Morning everyone!! I'm still kicking... albeit far away from the klatsch most days... scrambled eggs and bacon for everyone! Happy New Year! Here's a toast of apple juice to hoping that this year goes much better than last.... the holiday season was especially hard for me this year so i kinda dropped out of the social scene in every way and neglected my friends, online and otherwise. but my self imposed exile is now over...onwards and upwards we go! :) TGIF!

    January 6, 2012 at 10:30 am | Reply
    • RichardHead@Wendy

      Good Morning BBQ Babe.....Glad your back with us. We ALL missed you.

      January 6, 2012 at 10:34 am | Reply
  20. AleeD®

    Happy Fellow Friday Klatschers. Mucinex D and a good night's sleep got me up to about 90% today. Thank you for the recommendation Phoenix. ;) What have I missed?

    January 6, 2012 at 9:40 am | Reply
    • RichardHead@AleeD

      I got Moderated 'cuz I'm Special...HA!! Glad your feeling better Sista'--I left a Kleenex trail from Katy to Dallas and back again.

      January 6, 2012 at 9:44 am | Reply
    • Phoenix

      I'm very glad it worked for you and you're feeling better, AleeD. Have a good weekend and keep up the healing!!

      January 6, 2012 at 9:55 am | Reply
    • Sir Biddle@AD

      What up snot rocket?

      January 6, 2012 at 10:23 am | Reply
    • AleeD®@Rich, Phoenix & Sir Bid

      It's snot easy being green.
      Thanks for the kind thoughts gang.

      January 6, 2012 at 11:20 am | Reply
  21. Sir Biddle

    Morning Crew!

    January 6, 2012 at 9:16 am | Reply
    • RichardHead@SirB

      Morning Bro--Did you get any money from your City Councilman?

      January 6, 2012 at 9:20 am | Reply
      • Sir Biddle@RH

        Nope, I'm a little too wonder bread to get those benefits.

        January 6, 2012 at 9:24 am | Reply
      • Al Sharpton

        He played the race card....I knew it.

        January 6, 2012 at 9:26 am | Reply
      • Rodney King

        Can"t we all jus get along?

        January 6, 2012 at 9:41 am | Reply
      • ?

        Don't Taze me Bro !!

        January 6, 2012 at 9:47 am | Reply
  22. Phoenix

    Just a quick Hello from me today, multi-tasking on a conference call. Have a great Friday!

    January 6, 2012 at 9:15 am | Reply
    • RichardHead@Phoenix

      Furry ((((((((HUGS))))))))) sent your way. BTW-–The Giants are going down on Sunday.

      January 6, 2012 at 9:19 am | Reply
      • Phoenix

        We'll see....since the Giants aren't known for consistency anything could happen. Good luck with your Texans.

        January 6, 2012 at 9:22 am | Reply
    • Jdizzle McHammerpants ♫♫

      The Niners will DOMINATE the bye week.

      January 6, 2012 at 10:38 am | Reply
      • RichardHead@Jdizz

        Shouldn't that be The Bi-Week?

        January 6, 2012 at 10:41 am | Reply
      • Jdizzle McHammerpants ♫♫

        Rim shot!

        January 6, 2012 at 11:19 am | Reply
      • Jdizzle McHammerpants ♫♫

        I mean, Rim Job!

        January 6, 2012 at 11:19 am | Reply
      • Sir Biddle@Jdizz

        You missed the feltching conversation gonig on Wednesday...

        January 6, 2012 at 11:22 am | Reply
      • Jdizzle McHammerpants ♫♫

        I saw it. Didn't have time to get in on it. Reminds me, I will be getting a slushy at lunch.

        January 6, 2012 at 12:53 pm | Reply
  23. JainaJade

    Good morning and Happy Friday! Have my wedding checklist ready to go for this weekend and in a holding pattern waiting for the test results to come back.

    January 6, 2012 at 9:08 am | Reply
    • RichardHead@JJ

      Morning....WD and I are sending our Best possible thoughts and prayers your way for a positive outcome.

      January 6, 2012 at 9:12 am | Reply
      • JainaJade@RH

        Thank you :-) Trying to focus on the wedding and avoid all other thoughts. Thankfully doctor gave me some good meds so that's helping!

        January 6, 2012 at 9:17 am | Reply
      • ™©JbJiNg!eŚ®™@RH@JJ

        I think you mean negative outcome...positive is bad, negative is good in the wonderful medical profession.

        January 6, 2012 at 11:33 am | Reply
      • RichardHead@JBJ

        Is this the "New" related math or Washington "fuzzy" math? I'M SOOOOOO CONFUSED.

        January 6, 2012 at 11:39 am | Reply
      • ™©JbJiNg!eŚ®™@RH

        Just think of it as if your tests come back positive, you are skrewed, but if they are negative, you are golden. It's the secret codes docs use to justify their outrageous salaries...just sayin'

        January 6, 2012 at 12:26 pm | Reply
      • RichardHead@JBJ

        Ahhhhhhhhhh,Me now comprendo! Sooooo, What's the plans for the weekend?

        January 6, 2012 at 12:32 pm | Reply
    • wendy@jj

      i've missed so much these last few months... here's some good positive thoughts coming your way!

      January 6, 2012 at 10:32 am | Reply
  24. RichardHead

    While I wait to get UN-Moderated...Let's NOT forget Sunday, January 8th. It's The Kings Birthday-R.I.P. Elvis....and don't forget to flush.

    January 6, 2012 at 8:58 am | Reply
    • Jdizzle McHammerpants ♫♫

      Elvis is the man. TCOB

      January 6, 2012 at 10:37 am | Reply
  25. Truth™@RichHead

    'Morning Bro...Looks like we have the lounge to ourselves...Nice quiet start to a Friday here. What's up in your neck of the woods...

    January 6, 2012 at 8:28 am | Reply
    • RichardHead

      Good Morning Bro.....This town has gone Football crazy. People are getting Texans tattoos,painting their faces Red & Blue and Alot of Horny women,( to clarify-they are wearing Bull Horns). I imagine Denver is going through the same thing. I get the feeling The Texans will be One and Done though.

      January 6, 2012 at 8:39 am | Reply
      • RichardHead

        Ohhhhh Yeah, Start the New Year out right...My first Moderation...Whoooooopeee!! HA!!

        January 6, 2012 at 8:41 am | Reply
  26. RichardHead

    What Day is it Kidz? TGIF--^5. Finally. We gotz coffee,OJ,Hot Chocolate, Tea and Apple Fritters. Better grab a couple before The Queen gets here.

    January 6, 2012 at 8:01 am | Reply

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