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by Clerria
Thu Oct 18, 2007 8:35 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3534526

Re: Girl Thread: Please pass through this Y chromosome detector

I'd like to steal your friends, also.

I need more high quality people in my life : ) I have my small handful, but I want more.
by Clerria
Thu Oct 18, 2007 4:56 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

I hope I didn't crush too many dreams. It's extremely disconcerting that my most profitable asset is actually my vagina. I just don't think I could cope with the mental stress ; P I have one full time job and now 2 part time (assuming I get the one I interviewed for today) The first part time job is...
by Clerria
Thu Oct 18, 2007 2:25 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

Well, good luck : ) I was told "I think you're perfect for the job but [typical line about interviewing 2 people tomorrow, if they even show up, but I will call you]" To be honest, I'm ridiculously overqualified for the job, but that's beside the point. I just wanted a regular part time jo...
by Clerria
Thu Oct 18, 2007 2:15 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

well how did yours go!
by Clerria
Thu Oct 18, 2007 2:12 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

Confession: I interviewed for a job this evening rather spontaneously, and I think I got it.

Now I have three jobs! : ) I'm collecting them. This one will be friday and saturday nights... instead of having fun and sitting on my ass I'll be lessening my debt. Excellent.
by Clerria
Tue Oct 16, 2007 5:33 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

Confession: I think they make nyquil taste like diarrhea so that people don't become addicted to it. It's the only cold/allergy medicine I have right now, so I took it all day long and almost crashed out at my desk this morning at work. also in the afternoon. So when I got home, I slept from 6 til 1...
by Clerria
Mon Oct 15, 2007 5:06 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Lower Case
Replies: 63
Views: 9165

Re: Lower Case

This topic is difficult for me because I do capitalize when composing something, even something as insignificant as say, a post on a forum. This is an 'inbetween' space, where it's formal enough to be considered more legitimate than texting or chatting, but informal enough that you're not writing an...
by Clerria
Mon Oct 15, 2007 4:04 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

Confession: I am completely drowsy from too much cold medicine this morning, and have almost fallen asleep at my desk. I'm looking forward to my lunch break when I will be free to get some sweet sweet nap time.

I also discovered that last.fm is perfect for listening to music at work.
by Clerria
Sat Oct 13, 2007 10:58 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

ha! fix that slash, buddy. Confession: I am set up in my roommate's bedroom with my old computer hooked up to her monitor, transfering files to myself because i 'misplaced' my 2 gig flash drive. and i have no monitor of my own. (laptop in use) and I really love the feel of two computers surrounding ...
by Clerria
Fri Oct 12, 2007 7:05 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 254930

Re: High and low point of your day

High: Those first few bites of the most delicious pizza I've ever tasted (It's always better tasting after a night of drinking but this was really amazzzing) Low: 3 more hours of trying to do nothing while looking like I'm busy. Might be less effort to actually work. But then I wouldn't get the sati...
by Clerria
Fri Oct 12, 2007 3:20 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: please can we all talk about abortions? that would be nice.
Replies: 920
Views: 119923

Re: please can we all talk about abortions? that would be nice.

You seemed to miss the difference between "human" and "a human being". care to respond based on that? Again, my finger is "human", but it's not a human . I agree there is a difference between killing something with a brain and killing something without [a properly work...
by Clerria
Fri Oct 12, 2007 2:31 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: please can we all talk about abortions? that would be nice.
Replies: 920
Views: 119923

Re: please can we all talk about abortions? that would be nice.

In other words, if it's got human genetic code, it's human? Unless it looks like a banana If you viewed it coldly and scientifically you would realize that what makes the people you like your friends special does not at all exist within an embryo or within someone whos brain is dead beyond recovery...
by Clerria
Fri Oct 12, 2007 2:15 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

Confession:

Last night I went out. Spent my 7 dollars. Somehow ended up at a gay bar with hordes of cute guys wearing only undies, dancing the hell out of electronic junk. And it was amazing... I've never had such a great time at a dance-style bar without being hit on by anyone. : )
by Clerria
Fri Oct 12, 2007 1:58 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: please can we all talk about abortions? that would be nice.
Replies: 920
Views: 119923

Re: please can we all talk about abortions? that would be nice.

I think it's fair to say the fetus growing inside a woman is, infact, human... its existence starts there. It doesn't magically appear after falling out of a vagina.. So how would you define a human then? I think my answer is different than most people's. I don't care about sentience. It's just a l...
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 9:46 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I'm back... and whaaaat?
Replies: 55
Views: 3820

Re: I'm back... and whaaaat?

I feel only slightly put off by the fact that I'm relatively new listening to this conversation ; P However, I used to be part of a much smaller forum as well. And I can imagine how nice it must have been here before it got so huge. Empathy for the win! I'm newer, but I'm a quality girl : ( I think....
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 9:35 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3534526

Re: Girl Thread: Please pass through this Y chromosome detector

People might find it slightly uncomfortable, but people may need to get over it : ) I tend to fall into the category of "blissfully unaware of what people's faces look like in my path as I walk down the sidewalk." And do tend to blush if someone catches my eye, and I look away and keep goi...
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 9:26 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3534526

Re: Girl Thread: Please pass through this Y chromosome detector

I think there's also a big difference between noticing, and making an unrestrained effort to let everyone in a 3 mile radius realize you want to have sex with some (perhaps totally innocent and unassuming, perhaps not) girl. Making a girl feel uncomfortable is not the same as checking her out. You c...
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 9:12 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3534526

Re: Girl Thread: Please pass through this Y chromosome detector

I can only try to interpret what you're trying to say... Unless I go out looking like total dirt, rolled in the mud, I should be flattered that someone is looking at me inappropriately? (The fact that this will happen, looking like crap or not, is duly noted.) Yeah I wear makeup and care about my ap...
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 9:03 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3534526

Re: Girl Thread: Please pass through this Y chromosome detector

You can't compare being stared at with rape, but you can compare the unwanted attention, and the "why aren't you flattered?" attitude. I don't even want to hear the argument that just because you make yourself look nice or presentable = losing the right to complain if people look at you in...
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 8:56 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3534526

Re: Girl Thread: Please pass through this Y chromosome detector

permission granted.

I like to stir things up a bit <3
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 8:50 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

That's not entirely fair. So few people, period, will get that : ) Online or off, religious or not.

If you're lucky you find a few good friends who will 'get' you and can fulfill your emotional support type needs.
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 8:48 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3534526

Re: Girl Thread: Please pass through this Y chromosome detector

They expect that the woman will flash them, then pull over and have sex on the side of the road. I have no idea. I hate unabashed staring / looking you up and down / violating you with their eyes!?! (o something to that effect. ) kind of behavior. It usually comes down to cultural difference. Not al...
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 8:09 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Non-Religious Leader
Replies: 57
Views: 6628

Re: Non-Religious Leader

Correct me if I'm wrong, but you're treating Atheism too much like an organized religion. I know some people actually feel that way, but for me personally: I feel that my brand of atheism is strictly NON-religious. So no organization, no leadership, no nothing similar to religion. Because it's just ...
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 7:47 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

And actually, "You shouldn't even feel guilty about that. There's nothing wrong with it. It's all good" is not always said, either. People have been much sterner than that regarding a host of topics, which I suppose the poster is asking for when airing their feelings. A bunch of (mostly) ...
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 7:17 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Argh apostrophes!
Replies: 66
Views: 8577

Re: Argh apostrophes!

It takes a lot of bravery to break the rules that have been ingrained into you!

Yes, that sounds romantic so I'll go with that answer.
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 6:12 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Does anyone here make chai?
Replies: 25
Views: 2352

Re: Does anyone here make chai?

I'm fairly certain that in persian, chai just means 'tea' ... and I'm fairly certain the same could be said for Indian? Slightly less certain, but taking an educated guess. Tea is different in every culture, so you should definitely just try a few styles out : ) Persian tea is just a dark tea, usual...
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 6:01 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: please can we all talk about abortions? that would be nice.
Replies: 920
Views: 119923

Re: please can we all talk about abortions? that would be nice.

I think it's fair to say the fetus growing inside a woman is, infact, human... its existence starts there. It doesn't magically appear after falling out of a vagina.. My extremely imprecise definition of when life starts aside, if I came to a decision to have an abortion, I do feel like it would be ...
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 4:36 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Argh apostrophes!
Replies: 66
Views: 8577

Re: Argh apostrophes!

I like saying IM'd ... in an informal setting. Which is most of the time. This goes back to my opinion that I should be an expert on the rules and then abuse them as I see fit. At the very least, at least I'm aware of what I'm purposefully misusing. I don't mind at all, if it's a) purposeful, and b)...
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 4:26 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Music + Studying
Replies: 43
Views: 5135

Re: Music + Studying

I enjoy music in the background while I do pretty much anything. While I think this is an unhealthy situation, I appreciate it because: The single main distraction of (relatively soft) music is easy for me to tune out, and pretty much dissolves all other potential tiny distractions I would otherwise...
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 3:51 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

I just applied for a one-time bartending gig for a rehearsal dinner party. I hope I get it. I'm a second-job applying fiend now.

Edit: Confession: I feel like most of the part time extra jobs I apply for revolve around alcohol somehow. Oh well, when you have a skill, use it!
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 3:26 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

/shiver, religious towns. I grew up in one, and while I don't usually dress fully in black, I still appreciate the .. freedom to do so if I wanted? Confession: I got the second job I applied for! : ) One of them anyway. I think I need another one though. It's super super part time. I'll have to see ...
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 3:21 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Does anyone here make chai?
Replies: 25
Views: 2352

Re: Does anyone here make chai?

I like tea tea. Speaking of Chai, I have a funny accent when I say the word because I prefer persian chai over masala chai. No milk there, .. but they do have a trick (that I am unable to do successfully) where you place the sugar cube in your mouth and drink the hot tea through it. It sweetens it l...
by Clerria
Thu Oct 11, 2007 2:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

Cara: I also paid 0 pounds for the Radiohead album. I feel like it's a little wrong, but I fully intend on buying the regular physical album when it comes out and I really have no intention of paying for the same thing twice : ) They'll get their money eventually, it's not like they're hurting for i...
by Clerria
Wed Oct 10, 2007 4:01 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: REM alarms
Replies: 15
Views: 1896

Re: REM alarms

I was under the impression that this type of alarm just woke you up very very gently over a period of time. Keep in mind I did no research on this whatsoever, but I imagine it would be just so incredibly unintrusive and not sudden at all, so that it would feel like you woke up naturally instead of b...
by Clerria
Wed Oct 10, 2007 3:50 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

Mellow, join the club. But also, stop stressing out. I say that being in a stressful situation, too. And I do occasionally let it get to me. But for the most part I think I'm learning how to deal with a stressful situation without letting it affect me so much, physically and emotionally. Like, Oh I ...
by Clerria
Wed Oct 10, 2007 3:43 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 254930

Re: High and low point of your day

High point: Like so many others, Radiohead is making my day brighter

Low point: Well the day just started, but my stress is getting to me as usual. I'm trying to make the final decision to make a change, but sometimes change is difficult. I hope I don't go crazy. I really hate money.
by Clerria
Wed Oct 10, 2007 3:37 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

I'm bored but mostly tired. I didn't wake up on my own this morning like I usually do, but was forced out of sleep. Hate you. So much. I can't remember the last time I woke up on my own because I was done sleeping. I'm revelling in your hate. However, let me also make a note here. I only wake up na...
by Clerria
Wed Oct 10, 2007 3:20 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

I'm bored but mostly tired. I didn't wake up on my own this morning like I usually do, but was forced out of sleep. I'd like nothing more than to nap. But first, Radiohead. Then, hopefully I will hear back from the second job thing today. I applied to two. We'll see how things go. I'm kinda nervous.
by Clerria
Tue Oct 09, 2007 10:21 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861556

Re: Confessional Thread

Intelligence is not knowledge.
by Clerria
Tue Oct 09, 2007 9:45 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I'm Not Fat, I'm Big-Boned!
Replies: 476
Views: 42048

Re: I'm Not Fat, I'm Big-Boned!

that's too skinny.

I'm about 5'8 (maybe half an inch taller) and if I weighed 115 I'd look anorexic.

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