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  1. LoZ: Twilight Princess (GC)

    So I am finally playing the Gamecube version of LoZ: Twilight Princess on my Wii.

    I'd like to say that I was stupid when I was young, but evidence clearly suggests that the stupidity has actually not gone anywhere and persists in my day to day actions. A good, fairly recent example: I stood outside, overnight, waiting for a Wii console on launch day. It was also the first real day of winter. Actual snow fell. My friend John and I were grossly unprepared for that eventuality; our ...

    Updated 23 Jun 2010 at 07:50 AM by Mzo (Forgot about the camera AND THAT IS HUGE.)

    Tags: nintendo, review
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  2. My cousin and Facebook

    I have a cousin -I'll refer to her as Amy - who is a few years younger than myself (I'm currently 30, so I think she's 28) and is basically the second eldest person in the bracket of the family's generation; out of all siblings and cousins interrelated through my parents and their siblings, I'm the eldest, this cousin would be the second eldest, my sister behind her, and so on. This is the order which I grew up believing. However, about ten years ago, I came to discover that this wasn't the truth ...
    Tags: family
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  3. Work laziness

    by , 21 Jun 2010 at 09:54 PM (The Rise and Fall of the Rude Owls)
    Being that i'm the only employee where i work, sometimes i'm the only person actually at work. On most days, i go about what i'm supposed to do, interspersed with Facebook time and email time, and sometimes playing vidya games time.
    There are also some days where work isn't particularly busy or i can't fill orders because of missing supplies, so i don't work as much and spend more time on doing things that aren't valuable at all. On these days, i reflect it by writing down "2 hour break" ...
    Tags: work
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  4. Hello! This is my blog.

    Hi TNL! What's new?

    I guess I should talk about video games here. I like Lost Planet 2! It's good. I also like Mamono Sweeper. You should play it. You can do it here:
    http://www.hojamaka.com/game/mamono_sweeper/en.html
    You should do that.

    I'm kind of hungry so I'm going to stop doing this now.
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  5. Fathers Day cards are never accurate

    Have you ev er tried shopping for a Fathers Day card? They all say shit like "when I was little, you were always there for me, and supportive, and I love you so much!". It was pointed out to me today that most people want a card that says something like "Well, thanks for not having me aborted" or "That child support that you sometimes paid my mother was somewhat helpful!" or whatever. Very few people I know had a fantastic father, and even if their father was nice enough, ...

    Updated 21 Jun 2010 at 08:07 PM by Nick

    Tags: family, holidays
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  6. Arcade theme bar?

    My friend and I occasionally talk about opening up a bar one day and what are the chances a bar filled with arcades could be successful? Would people think of it as a smaller, dirtier version of Gameworks or Dave and Busters?

    It's not a location that I want families hanging out or a bunch of teenagers either. I want a place that people my age (25 - 30) could relieve the days that any mall you visited had an arcade but at a place with food/drinks that won't cost an arm and leg. ...
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  7. What is a grantor trust.

    A grantor trust is a legal trust under State law which isn't recognized as a separate taxable entity. A grantor trust is a legal trust under State law which isn't recognized as a separate taxable entity. A grantor trust is a legal trust under State law which isn't recognized as a separate taxable entity. A grantor trust is a legal trust under State law which isn't recognized as a separate taxable entity.

    There, maybe now I'll remember.
    Tags: school
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  8. The Movies of 2010 (so far)

    What can be said. I have been less than enthralled by the movies released thus far ... Not with standing, Shrek and Toy Story. Kick-Ass was an okay movie, but could have been so much more. Yes, it was an engaging movie and yes the violence was awesome. But when the movie is about the character Kick-Ass and I was more excited and entertained by the side story (Hit Girl) ... that's a problem. The next movie was Iron Man 2, this movie everyone was anticipating and in the end fell short. Just the same ...

    Updated 19 Jun 2010 at 09:25 PM by Nick

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  9. Big Brother is in Your Phone, Reading Your SMS. WTF?

    Well this news is disturbing. I am surprised this hasn't been announced sooner. Solution: Bitch about your boss on Skype or AIM...

    The U.S. Supreme Court recently ruled that employers at public organizations, such as police departments or local governments, have the right to search text messages sent by employees as long as "a legitimate work-related purpose" exists. The ruling was made in connection with a lawsuit filed by a police officer in California who believed the
    ...
    Tags: privacy
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  10. You agree with me, even though you don't know it yet!

  11. Chipotle is so good!

    by , 18 Jun 2010 at 05:07 PM (The Rise and Fall of the Rude Owls)
    I love Chipotle burritos, even though they're about 1/2 of your daily supply of calories. With guacamole, they are heavenly. I wish the guac wasn't an extra $1.80 though.
    Tags: food
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  12. SEE 2005 part 2 question 70

    "Linda sold her partnership interest for $25000. Her adjusted basis at the time of the sale is $22500, which includes her $12500 share of the partnership liabilities. When she initially invested in the partnership, she contributed $10000 worth of equipment. There was no profit or loss at the partnership level at the time she sold her interest. What is the amount and nature of her gain or loss from the sale of her partnership interest?

    A. $7500 ordinary loss
    B. $10000 capital ...
    Tags: school
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  13. Hello Kitty...Engine Oil



    Oh, it's real. It's....damn real.

    Updated 18 Jun 2010 at 02:56 PM by Nick

    Tags: cute
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  14. MvC3 = OMGWTFBBQ Fighting Awesomeness



    Nothing else needs to be said. This game is going to sell like crazy on Day One.
  15. Single Player

    Sometimes it's hard getting people to come see a movie with you. It could have something to do with the types of movies I watch. I guess not everyone is into seeing a talking zombie baby popping out of its zombie mother's womb. These are just some of life's realities.

    The same thing happened to me with video games. I remember learning to play an import of JoJo's Bizzare Adventure and eventually becoming really good at it. I brought it out once in my social circle and played it for ...

    Updated 25 Jun 2010 at 07:08 PM by Revoltor

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