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by Pebbles
Tue Jul 03, 2007 1:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0280: "Librarians"
Replies: 97
Views: 22352

You guys dont seem to realise there is more to being a librarian than stacking shelves... A LOT more.. [...] Even library technicians do more than you give them credit for. /rant I'll notice you still didn't tell us what. ;) It depends on the library, but librarians can be in charge of research, ap...
by Pebbles
Mon Jul 02, 2007 4:49 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1165603

Im having a Crowded House moment... mmm best of cd.
right now tho, Crowded House - Mean to Me.
by Pebbles
Mon Jul 02, 2007 3:17 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: England Smoking Ban
Replies: 45
Views: 5324

yeah im kinda looking forward to going out sometime soon to enjoy being able to breath while I have a drink.. unfortunatly the new P-plate laws were just brought in yesterday.. so my dear red p-plater friends can only drive home one drunk at a time... this is going to cost us dearly in petrol money.
by Pebbles
Mon Jul 02, 2007 1:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Legos!
Replies: 60
Views: 10054

Everyone is in agreement.. lego is awesome. That is all.
by Pebbles
Sat Jun 30, 2007 9:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Age
Replies: 958
Views: 211275

I turn 19 this october... drinking and clubbing isnt all its cracked up to be.. seedy, dirty, smelly.. pretty much sums it up. I can legally do everything now, and I still choose not to do most of it. I also remember back when kids tv was good.. good ole agro haha late 80's early 90's cartoons were ...
by Pebbles
Wed Jun 27, 2007 11:38 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0282: "Organic Fuel"
Replies: 142
Views: 38302

SilverWolfe wrote:I hate bad puns. I <3 clever puns :D

there are clever puns??? where?? haha they all seem pretty bad to me.. but thats what makes them loveable... much like dad jokes.. seriously, is no one with me on that?
by Pebbles
Wed Jun 27, 2007 7:04 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Confusing Slang
Replies: 212
Views: 38727

VTHodge wrote:
Pebbles wrote:pffft sweets/candy.. its lollies! haha

So "lollies" is all candy. Not just candy on a stick? My mind is blown!


lollies is all confectionary except for chocolate.. which are chocies.
by Pebbles
Wed Jun 27, 2007 6:11 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Movies that should be Seen
Replies: 222
Views: 26048

Just thought of two more. Red Dragon Hannibal (Pretty much anything with Ed Norton or Anthony Hopkins.) has anyone else noticed how awesome Edward Norton is? I seriously only noticed a little while ago and then went back and watched a bunch of the movies hes in.. hes just awesome. Has he ever won a...
by Pebbles
Wed Jun 27, 2007 6:05 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0282: "Organic Fuel"
Replies: 142
Views: 38302

jayjaywalker3 wrote:I<3 terrible puns.

QFT they always remind me of dad jokes :D
by Pebbles
Wed Jun 27, 2007 4:36 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Hot Library Smut
Replies: 28
Views: 9367

A library without a spiral staircase just isnt a library... also double decker libraries are awesome. Ive never been in any library that looks like that.. but I want to now, desperatly.
by Pebbles
Wed Jun 27, 2007 4:29 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Fear the Giant Raptors
Replies: 21
Views: 6192

haha I saw this on the news yesterday and totally thought my god the forums will be over run with raptor speculation! I just think its pretty cool they are still discovering dinosaurs... and also that people recognise dinosaur bones.. seriously, they just look like rocks.. and ive studied rocks.
by Pebbles
Wed Jun 27, 2007 4:15 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: What are you eating?
Replies: 396
Views: 51396

vegemite with cheese and lettuce sandwich! mmmmmmm tastyness.
by Pebbles
Wed Jun 27, 2007 4:12 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What shoes are you wearing?
Replies: 60
Views: 9034

mmmm ugg boots for the cold...

http://www.sheepskinfactory.com.au/html/shortb.html

ugly as sin, warm as toast :)
by Pebbles
Tue Jun 26, 2007 10:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: REALLY Annoying Misconceptions
Replies: 4059
Views: 367037

JuliaGlass wrote:
Mother Superior wrote:The Da Vinci-code is good.


I used to work in a book store, and I'd actually tell people not to buy it. I'd usually hand them a copy of Catch-22 instead.


you are a wonderful person...
by Pebbles
Mon Jun 25, 2007 10:05 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What **should** you be doing right now?
Replies: 1272
Views: 106626

jmrz wrote:I should be studying for my English Extension One exam that is tomorrow afternoon, yet I am not.

I miss extension english :(
I have nothing I should be doing.. boring boring boring uni break. haha and now im whinging I have no work to do.. am I insane? Quite possibly.
by Pebbles
Mon Jun 25, 2007 10:00 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What shoes are you wearing?
Replies: 60
Views: 9034

FINALLY this thread has been made I only own 2 pairs of shoes, my school shoes and my 3 year old basketball shoes! I wear my bball shoes everywhere (including now), they are very muddy and they are falling apart, I dont wanna get new shoes but will have to, I like this thread. A few years ago I wou...
by Pebbles
Sun Jun 24, 2007 11:33 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What shoes are you wearing?
Replies: 60
Views: 9034

mmm cold cold barefeet.. my ugg boots are downstairs :( Im a fan of never ever wearing shoes in summer.. but in winter i get cold feet.
by Pebbles
Sun Jun 24, 2007 11:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2985734

yay more Newcastle people :) how do i not recognise you tho, jmrz? Everyone in Newcastle knows everyone else.. maybe you know someone I know.. yeah thatd be it.. communal friends for sure. Nice pirate hat, I know a few places you could wear that ;)
by Pebbles
Fri Jun 22, 2007 11:16 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0280: "Librarians"
Replies: 97
Views: 22352

You guys dont seem to realise there is more to being a librarian than stacking shelves... A LOT more.. depending on the library you are working in and what position you hold. Public libraries only have a few qualified librarians on staff, and uni libraries have about half their staff as librarians. ...
by Pebbles
Fri Jun 22, 2007 10:57 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Confusing Slang
Replies: 212
Views: 38727

pretty sure a lorry is a truck... hmmm

pffft sweets/candy.. its lollies! haha
by Pebbles
Fri Jun 22, 2007 10:44 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Explain your avatar!
Replies: 1628
Views: 149641

mine is me :) but not really its from this site http://www.explodingdog.com/
I like the robots he draws aswell :)
by Pebbles
Fri Jun 22, 2007 10:35 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Confusing Slang
Replies: 212
Views: 38727

Where is it? Around the corner (this could actually mean around the corner in a literal sense or it could just refer to a reasonably short distance in the context of the current geography) An acceptable alternative to the above is "down the road" hahah Im guilty of that, pretty much anywh...
by Pebbles
Fri Jun 22, 2007 10:22 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2985734

Id like to be friends with someone who owns a bookstore, so I could hang out there and look through all the books and as stupid as it sounds organise them.. not necessarily alphabetically but eh :) all the perks.. but none of the stress. So.. Jesster eh.. Im trained in book organisation ;)
by Pebbles
Fri Jun 22, 2007 9:59 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0280: "Librarians"
Replies: 97
Views: 22352

hahah thats funny as, im studying to be a librarian! And yes, young people sometimes do aspire to work with dusty old books ok! Im only 18. Although admittedly a good amount of people in my course are a lot older than me. But yeah.. im all for cracking books spines.. and turning down corners.. and l...
by Pebbles
Thu Jun 21, 2007 1:39 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Students: what are you doing with your summer
Replies: 88
Views: 10111

yeah so apparently doing a 2 week practum.. which I found out about yesterday.. and have to organise today.. or something. Distance Ed is the worst.
by Pebbles
Wed Jun 20, 2007 6:39 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2985734

oh yeah? Take this! [img] That enough for ye? :D There's plenty more where that came from... I like the one where you are contemplating a hackey sack... I also like your beard. edit: I also took a photo of a rainbow a few days ago.. but its on my phone and my phone and computer arent friends anymore.
by Pebbles
Wed Jun 20, 2007 4:04 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How'd you come up with your username(s)?
Replies: 1405
Views: 240290

its what my name means :) my real name, not the name I go by to my friends.. which sadly means bankers cheque or something like that. That was a real disappointment. So I went with the meaning 'little rock', which I translated into pebbles... obviously!
by Pebbles
Tue Jun 19, 2007 10:59 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1165603

My chemical romance - ghost of you ... stop judging me! :) My Chemical Romance - I Never Told You What I Do For A Living My Chemical Romance - You Know What They Do Guys Like Us In Prison? My Chemical Romance - Give 'Em Hell, Kid hahah the better of the cds! nah I dont really care, you guys can jud...
by Pebbles
Tue Jun 19, 2007 10:22 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1165603

My chemical romance - ghost of you

... stop judging me!
by Pebbles
Tue Jun 19, 2007 9:37 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Australia, represent.
Replies: 401
Views: 56102

:( my friend got stung by a scorpion in her house.. I laughed until I saw the second one and then freaked out.
by Pebbles
Tue Jun 19, 2007 9:28 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Australia, represent.
Replies: 401
Views: 56102

South Australia is awesome. Adelaide is surrounded by a beautiful park, it was amazing. Im used to ugly Sydney as a capital city, but Adelaide was beautiful. Hobart was so-so.. they have nice trees in Tasmania though. They farm them actually, which I found pretty interesting. Tree farms haha but any...
by Pebbles
Tue Jun 19, 2007 9:20 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2985734

I thought there were no rules??? I should have read further than the first line of his post, yeah? Ah well.. live and learn.

Image

edited to contain picture and stop Gordons mounting rage.
by Pebbles
Tue Jun 19, 2007 6:29 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2779633

confession: Im pretty sure my neopets should be dead by now.. but they wont be. They never actually die.. crazy stuff.
by Pebbles
Tue Jun 19, 2007 6:21 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2985734

nice faces everyone.. just in general :) well done, very nice. I approve.
by Pebbles
Tue Jun 19, 2007 6:03 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: When I was 5 years old, I wanted to be a farmer.
Replies: 91
Views: 10141

I also wanted to be a tree photographer when I was little because I love how trees look. Big trees and small trees.. I just knew I could photograph them and make them look as awesome as I saw them.. but then I discovered thats not actually a profession.. sadly.. more of a hobby. Sure it's a profess...
by Pebbles
Mon Jun 18, 2007 6:13 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: When I was 5 years old, I wanted to be a farmer.
Replies: 91
Views: 10141

I wanted to be lots of things... most notably a stage actress until I discovered that they werent ever going to give me any good parts because im a really horrible singer and you know.. most stage productions when your a kid feature songs very heavily cos none of the kids can act anyway. I also want...
by Pebbles
Sat Jun 16, 2007 7:25 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Salvia?
Replies: 188
Views: 20909

From my hero, and former namesake: Why is pot against the law? It wouldn't be because anyone can grow it, and therefore you can't make a profit off it, would it? They lie about marijuana. Tell you pot-smoking makes you unmotivated. Lie! When you're high, you can do everything you normally do just a...
by Pebbles
Thu Jun 14, 2007 8:40 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1165603

Anathema - a moment in time. (best no-longer-a-metal band ever, playing live with a string quartet and just generally increasing the level of wonderful in my living room). weeeee they were great! havent had a listen in awhile tho, my brother always called them doom metal *shrug* is that no-longer-a...
by Pebbles
Thu Jun 14, 2007 8:37 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0276: "Fixed Width"
Replies: 139
Views: 42540

haha that was funny as. I love how internet people do totally crazy things and think that its understandable.
by Pebbles
Tue Jun 12, 2007 12:14 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Flaunt What You've Got!
Replies: 110
Views: 17985

I just finished my first semester of a librarianship and corporate information management degree at a university i cant actually get to(its in Perth). Im going to try and transfer to a Sydney uni next year so I dont have to do distance education anymore.

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