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Unread 10-11-2010, 05:55 AM
 
Location: Tennessee
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Today's Question(s):

_________ is ,in my opinion, the best ever "People Watching Place" ?

The boardwalk (any boardwalk)

Bonus Question:
In honor of Elevator Day :

When was the last time you were on a Elevator ?


In September at eye surgeon's office.

If you are holding the door open for others getting on,do you

Hold your arm across the door ?
Use the door open button ?
Neither,if they can't hurry on oh well ?


Since I'm retired I ride elevators too infrequently now to comment on this one. I used to hold it with my hand, though.

Extra Credit Question:

Last thing that had you saying:

That was really worth the wait ?
and
That was a complete waste of time ?


Complete waste of time: Trying to take people photos at a festival on a bright sunny day.

Really worth the wait: Can't think of anything.

Just for Fun:

What is the one thing you do that would guarantee the "world would beat a path to your door?


IF scenario: Win the lottery. I hear the world pesters those winners for money.
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Unread 10-11-2010, 05:59 AM
 
Location: Maryland
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Today's Question(s):

Paris is ,in my opinion, the best ever "People Watching Place."


Bonus Question:

In honor of Elevator Day :

When was the last time you were on a Elevator ? Last Thursday, I had to go to the 4th floor one building I was delivering some stuff on.

If you are holding the door open for others getting on,do you

Hold your arm across the door ? Sometimes this and sometimes I press the open door button. If the doors are nearly closed, I'm not sticking my arm in there.
Use the door open button ?
Neither,if they can't hurry on oh well ? I'm not that cold blooded.


Extra Credit Question:

Last thing that had you saying:

That was really worth the wait ? The touring windshield I got put on my TMAX. It has made a real positive difference. I don't get pounded by the wind like I was.
and
That was a complete waste of time ? The side wind deflecters I got put on my TMAX. I haven't noticed any great improvement there though one of the manager's swear they are worth the money.



Just for Fun:


What is the one thing you do that would guarantee the "world would beat a path to your door? I can't think of anything. There isn't anything I'm that good at that I know of.
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Unread 10-11-2010, 06:10 AM
 
Location: 78 square miles surrounded by reality
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Welcome home, Karla! I'm delighted you had such a great vacation; sounds like a huge amount of fun.

Today's Question(s):

Concerts on the Square, the annual summer tradition in downtown Madison is, in my opinion, the best ever "People Watching Place"?


Bonus Question:
In honor of Elevator Day :

When was the last time you were on a Elevator?
Last Thursday, when I went by the convention hotel to drop off the contract for next year's event.

If you are holding the door open for others getting on,do you

Hold your arm across the door?
Usually this.
Use the door open button?
Neither,if they can't hurry on oh well?



Extra Credit Question:

Last thing that had you saying:

That was really worth the wait?

Going on vacation last month.

and
That was a complete waste of time?

Probably a meeting I attended about a week ago.

Just for Fun:

What is the one thing you do that would guarantee the "world would beat a path to your door?


I'm not sure that anything I do would have that effect, but likely my pie-making abilities would come closest.
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Unread 10-11-2010, 06:10 AM
Status: "Eat pie, love." (set 17 hours ago)
 
Location: N of citrus, S of decent corn
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Today's Question(s):

Any airport is ,in my opinion, the best ever "People Watching Place" ?


Bonus Question:
In honor of Elevator Day :

When was the last time you were on a Elevator ? Sometime this summer

If you are holding the door open for others getting on,do you

Hold your arm across the door ? Yes
Use the door open button ?
Neither,if they can't hurry on oh well ?


Extra Credit Question:

Last thing that had you saying:

That was really worth the wait ? Waiting for my babies to come.
and
That was a complete waste of time ? It was watching a reality show..probably the real houswives of somewhere.


Just for Fun:

What is the one thing you do that would guarantee the "world would beat a path to your door?
I would devise a nepenthe in cheap pill form.
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Unread 10-11-2010, 06:25 AM
 
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Morning Kwak and ? peeps.

sounds like a wonderful vacation and meeting up with two great CD people.
Today's Question(s):

___mall?______ is ,in my opinion, the best ever "People Watching Place" ?


Bonus Question:
In honor of Elevator Day :

When was the last time you were on a Elevator ? 2 weeks ago

If you are holding the door open for others getting on,do you

Hold your arm across the door ?theres a button ........I used my arm
Extra Credit Question:

Last thing that had you saying:

That was really worth the wait ? grand kids
and
That was a complete waste of time ? voting



Just for Fun:

What is the one thing you do that would guarantee the "world would beat a path to your door? haven't a clue?

Happy columbus day. Eat lots of spagetti!!
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Unread 10-11-2010, 06:25 AM
 
Location: SC Foothills
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Today's Question(s):

The Mall is ,in my opinion, the best ever "People Watching Place" ?


Bonus Question:

In honor of Elevator Day :

When was the last time you were on a Elevator ?
Um....I guess when I was visiting at the hospital

If you are holding the door open for others getting on,do you

Hold your arm across the door ?
Use the door open button ?
Neither,if they can't hurry on oh well ?


Extra Credit Question:

Last thing that had you saying:

That was really worth the wait ?
Me don't know
and
That was a complete waste of time ?
Washing my jeep...it's dirty again



Just for Fun:


What is the one thing you do that would guarantee the "world would beat a path to your door?
I make a mean meatloaf?



Today in History:
1887 - A Miles patents elevator
1936 - "Professor Quiz," 1st radio quiz show premieres
1975 - "Saturday Night Live" premieres with guest host George Carlin
1981 - A unknown rocker "Prince" opens for Rolling Stones at LA Coliseum
1983 - The last hand-cranked telephones in the U.S. went out of service as 440 telephone customers in Bryant Pond, Maine, were switched over to direct-dial


Word of the Day:
nepenthe \ ni-PEN-thee \ , noun;
1. A drug or drink, or the plant yielding it,having the power to bring forgetfulness of sorrow or trouble.
2. Anything inducing a pleasurable sensation of forgetfulness,


Today is:
National Sausage Pizza Day.............yay!
World Egg Day..............................if you want to be incredible, eat incredible
Spinning and Weaving Day..............in traffic?
It's my Party Day..........................
Getting The World to Beat A Path To Your Door Day.....I'm making meatloaf tonight so ya'll come on
Elevator Day................................escalators are more fun
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Unread 10-11-2010, 06:26 AM
 
Location: Sudcaroland
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Good morning!
Happy Columbus Day!

Today's Question(s):

My home office is, in my opinion, the best ever "People Watching Place" ? (FYI, I can see golfers and people walking their dogs from here)

Bonus Question:

When was the last time you were on a Elevator ? About a month ago

If you are holding the door open for others getting on,do you

Hold your arm across the door or
Use the door open button

Extra Credit Question:

Last thing that had you saying:

That was really worth the wait ? When I learned I was expecting a baby
and
That was a complete waste of time ? I don't know...

Just for Fun:

What is the one thing you do that would guarantee the world would beat a path to your door? My incredible personality? (lol )

Today is:
National Sausage Pizza Day
World Egg Day
Spinning and Weaving Day
It's my Party Day
Getting The World to Beat A Path To Your Door Day
Elevator Day

Have a nice day!
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Unread 10-11-2010, 06:27 AM
 
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Welcome back Karla, I hope u had a good time on your vacation. I am not sure if it is just me not having my coffee yet or the first question is a little confusing. I can totally accept it's me, so I will skip it. I was on an elevator not too long ago. If I hold the elevator for others usually push the door open button. I have been known to push the door close... The last thing that had me saying that was worth the wait was and the last thing that wasn't worth it was a disagreeable movie. I can't imagine anything I do that would bring the world to my door... maybe a few pervs... And that is all I have to say about that. Happy Columbus Day allyall
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Unread 10-11-2010, 06:32 AM
 
Location: If you're not living on the edge, you're taking up too much space
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welcome back karla!

When was the last time you were on a Elevator ? it's rare but i was on one last week

If you are holding the door open for others getting on,do you i put my hand out til i'm in and can get to the open button

Hold your arm across the door ?
Use the door open button ?
Neither,if they can't hurry on oh well ?

What is the one thing you do that would guarantee the "world would beat a path to your door? oh good lord, please don't!
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Unread 10-11-2010, 06:36 AM
 
Location: Airports all over the world
3,636 posts, read 2,552,675 times
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Today's Question(s):

Any major bus station is ,in my opinion, the best ever "People Watching Place" ?


Bonus Question:
In honor of Elevator Day :

When was the last time you were on a Elevator ?
Yesterday

If you are holding the door open for others getting on,do you

Hold your arm across the door ?
Use the door open button ?
Neither,if they can't hurry on oh well ?
Hold my arm across the door.


Extra Credit Question:

Last thing that had you saying:

That was really worth the wait ?
My layover in Romania when heading home last Aug.
and
That was a complete waste of time ?
One of my train rides in Europe. I took a later train that had first class available. Got stuck in a seat that faced the other seat. Had less legroom than what I would have had in coach.


Just for Fun:

What is the one thing you do that would guarantee the "world would beat a path to your door?
Forget to put the "Do Not Disturb" sign on my door when staying at a hotel.
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