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« on: May 13, 2012, 08:54:16 am »
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Today marks the one day out of the year that mothers actually get a thank you for their hard work throughout the other 364 days.

How will you be celebrating Mother's Day this year?
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« Reply #1 on: May 13, 2012, 09:59:27 am »
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I made breakfast for my old lady.

My son gave her a nice card.  Actually, last week at his piano studio, there was a photographer there and all students were invited to sit at a grand piano while they were photographed.  Then, later in the week, we could pick up the Mother's Day card that they made from them.  As it turns out, on the day of his piano lesson, it was Pajama Day at his school, so he had his Diary of a Wimpy Kid pajamas on in the photo.  It's all good.

Now, we're going to Wal-Mart to get some stuff for the garden.  Later we'll go to the public library, and then to the pool.  Probably I'll make dinner, but I haven't decided what to make yet. 
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« Reply #2 on: May 13, 2012, 11:03:33 am »
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I made breakfast for my old lady.

My son gave her a nice card.  Actually, last week at his piano studio, there was a photographer there and all students were invited to sit at a grand piano while they were photographed.  Then, later in the week, we could pick up the Mother's Day card that they made from them.  As it turns out, on the day of his piano lesson, it was Pajama Day at his school, so he had his Diary of a Wimpy Kid pajamas on in the photo.  It's all good.

Now, we're going to Wal-Mart to get some stuff for the garden.  Later we'll go to the public library, and then to the pool.  Probably I'll make dinner, but I haven't decided what to make yet. 

That's awful nice Smiley Sounds great Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: May 13, 2012, 01:13:31 pm »
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Took my parents (including my mother) to brunch at the rooftop Lafayette Restaurant at the Hay Adams Hotel in downtown DC.  Besides the topnotch food and service that you would expect (I made sure that the flowers I bought for my mother were there when we arrived, and the centerpiece at our table), you couldn't have asked for a better day -mostly sunny, warm, and breezy with highs around 80.  
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« Reply #4 on: May 13, 2012, 01:14:48 pm »
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I gave my mom my old iPod Touch.
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« Reply #5 on: May 13, 2012, 01:16:12 pm »
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Taking her out to dinner with the rest of the family.
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« Reply #6 on: May 13, 2012, 04:38:07 pm »
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Went out to lunch and managed to get a $40 refund from the App Store for her.
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« Reply #7 on: May 13, 2012, 05:45:17 pm »
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I had to work today 8-7, and while I would rather be with my mother, I also know that I am honoring her by going to work today.  That's what she wants for me to do.  I can spend other days with her, but she wants me to work today.
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« Reply #8 on: May 13, 2012, 07:17:36 pm »
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I had to work today 8-7, and while I would rather be with my mother, I also know that I am honoring her by going to work today.  That's what she wants for me to do.  I can spend other days with her, but she wants me to work today.

You work on Sundays?  In Oklahoma? 
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« Reply #9 on: May 13, 2012, 08:05:37 pm »
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I gave my mom my old iPod Touch.

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« Reply #10 on: May 14, 2012, 12:55:50 am »
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I don't participate in Hallmark holidays.
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« Reply #11 on: May 14, 2012, 08:47:58 am »
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I had to work today 8-7, and while I would rather be with my mother, I also know that I am honoring her by going to work today.  That's what she wants for me to do.  I can spend other days with her, but she wants me to work today.

You work on Sundays?  In Oklahoma? 

I work every Saturday and 2 Sundays each month, May, June, and July.  It will change again in August.
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« Reply #12 on: May 14, 2012, 02:22:53 pm »
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Went out to lunch and managed to get a $40 refund from the App Store for her.

What's 'the App Store'?

You work on Sundays?  In Oklahoma? 

I work every Saturday and 2 Sundays each month, May, June, and July.  It will change again in August.

It is a sin.  Ask jmfcst.  Unless of course your corporate owner wants you to flip the lord off, in that case, Republicans support Sunday toils.
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« Reply #13 on: May 16, 2012, 12:24:50 pm »
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I don't participate in Hallmark holidays.
Mother's Day: founded 1908
Hallmark Cards: founded 1910
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« Reply #14 on: May 16, 2012, 12:27:23 pm »
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I don't participate in Hallmark holidays.
Mother's Day: founded 1908
Hallmark Cards: founded 1910

Probably founded because of Mother's Day, duh Tongue
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« Reply #15 on: May 16, 2012, 01:14:18 pm »
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Went out to lunch and managed to get a $40 refund from the App Store for her.

What's 'the App Store'?

Perhaps he meant the Apple store?
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« Reply #16 on: May 16, 2012, 02:35:08 pm »
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Went out to lunch and managed to get a $40 refund from the App Store for her.

What's 'the App Store'?

Perhaps he meant the Apple store?

The App Store is Apple's alternative to actually having stores to sell software. It's like the iTunes store, but instead of selling little iTunes apps, it sells the full computer apps (you can buy the next OS on it, Victoria 2, all the Mac apps (iPhoto, GarageBand, etc), and stuff like that). It comes with all Macs now.
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« Reply #17 on: May 16, 2012, 02:47:13 pm »
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Oh, you meant the online app store?
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« Reply #18 on: May 16, 2012, 03:47:01 pm »
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Oh, you meant the online app store?

Sorta yeah, except it's a computer application, not a website.
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