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[ - ] I hope John McCain picks Mitt Romney for VP. That would be an awesome ticket! 5 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:22 PM Flag
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yes. someone who is out of his mind and someone who has had a lobotomy. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:25 PM Flag
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let me guess, you suuport OBAMA. the most liberal senator in 2007. very little record and a wife that hates this country. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:26 PM Flag
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HRC [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:29 PM Flag
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HAHAHA wow, hillary, how you find time to UB on the campaign trail.. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:51 PM Flag
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you are nuts my friend -np [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:26 PM Flag
[ - ] Really confused - have clearly been dumped by someone I considered a close friend. Do I confront (ugh) or just let it happen. I am really hurt but don't want to lose my dignity either. Advice please and gently please. 5 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:22 PM Flag
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Have you tried to clear the air somehow? Or asked her if something was wrong? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:25 PM Flag
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don't do anything, try again maybe. are you sure you're not taking things personally? people are busy. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:27 PM Flag
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op: it's gotten past the point where she's just busy - clearly not including me in things. I haven't confronted, feels like that would definitely out the nail in the coffin so to speak. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:31 PM Flag
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is she a long term friend or a mom friend? i know frienships with other moms goes in waves for me [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:32 PM Flag
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someone dumped me and i was hurt, but i took my therapist's advice and moved on. when she stopped returning my calls, i wondered why and wanted to confront her but i'm glad i never did -- i was able to have my dignity. and why would i want to be friends with someone who didn't have the common courtesy to let me right my wrong if i had done something to offend her... [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 02:21 PM Flag
[ - ] if you have a housekeeper, do you have them iron dc's sheets? do you think it's a waste of time to have them do this? 11 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:18 PM Flag
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If your housekeeper has so much time on her hands that she can iron kids' sheets, you don't really need a housekeeper in the first place. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:19 PM Flag
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maybe some people think they way it makes the room look is imprtant [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:20 PM Flag
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Who sees the sheets?? They're buried under the bedspread anyway. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:21 PM Flag
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the pillowcases? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:22 PM Flag
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Again, this is stupid. Lay on the sheets for 2 minutes and they're wrinkled. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:23 PM Flag
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We have our housekeeper iron the socks, and brush the cat every morning. We also ask her to make sure the handle of the refrigerator is sanitized with holy water. We had to hire a fifth housekeeper to help us take care of unwrapping our take-out food. Good luck with this, I know life is so hard. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:25 PM Flag
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you, I like [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:48 PM Flag
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Of course it's not a waste of time! I also have mine iron the dust cloths and and wax the door to the fuse box daily. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:25 PM Flag
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alright, i get it, clearly i'm dealing with a different set here. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:27 PM Flag
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ask a stupid question... [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:28 PM Flag
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What were you expecting, hon? The women who actually employ people do iron sheets aren't online because they can't be bothered with *typing* on a computer. It might ruin their manicures! [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:30 PM Flag
[ - ] This frenemy from HS emailed me out of the blue to check out her Facebook page. Being curious, I tried to check it out, but I had to create an acct. I did so very quickly, and looked at her page, there was nothing exciting there. Went back to my life. She sends me an email thanking me for visiting her page, and blah blah blah. OMG, it is not anonymous!!!! Now i have to TALK to her?! Aye!!!! 8 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:12 PM Flag
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i thought it was anonymous. nonetheless, i have a facebook account with a totally fake name and fake email. the same one i use on urban baby! [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:19 PM Flag
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she is completely COMPLETELY bluffing [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:51 PM Flag
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you don't get that the same email she sent to you she prob sent to EVERYONE? this frenemy first of all sounds like a complete and utter loser. fbook doesn't even keep track of who visits whose page. no worries [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:53 PM Flag
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OP: I got a GENERIC email telling me to check out her page. I went to the page. THEN, I got a very SPECIFIC email from her to me, referencing the last time we spoke, etc.... ????? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 02:07 PM Flag
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she sent out an invite from the site. easy to do. she doesn't know you visited. i have been on fbook for 3 yrs... trust me [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 02:09 PM Flag
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So she's just emailing me out of the blue? I really don't want to go down this road w/ her.... She sent me this long email about what is new w/ her etc.... This girl has never been able to keep a friend, she's totally nuts. So I think she is hoping to recycle a few from her past! I cut her loose years ago.... in HS.... But we had a mutual friend so I'd occassionally see her here and there. That mutual friend has cut her loose as well, so now she is coming for me! [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 02:13 PM Flag
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she is DESPARATE for friendship. she sounds so lame imo, and yes, totally nuts. absolutely nobody on fbook invites people to view their page. it's a total snooze.. just respond tersely, sweetly, and ignore subsequent emails. she is def emailing you out of the blue and assumed u looked at her page because u created an account [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 02:19 PM Flag
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she might have searched for your name when u created the acct, btw [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 02:20 PM Flag
[ - ] Is there a difference bw Stage 1 and Stage 2 jarred carrots, besides size? 1 Reply [ Reply | Watch | More ]
Newborn 05.24.08, 01:04 PM Flag
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stage one is almost always not as thick in consistency, only real diff [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:50 PM Flag
[ - ] Is there a difference bw Stage 1 and Stage 2 jarred carrots, besides size? I accidentally ordered the Stage 2 off FreshDirect. 2 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:02 PM Flag
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Stage 2 will be a little coarser. If it is just mash or Cuisinart it. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:05 PM Flag
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Pretty much exactly the same. Not coarser at all--just a little bit thicker, which your baby won't notice. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:14 PM Flag
[ - ] does anyone know where the closest post office is in the upper east side/70s in nyc? 2 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:00 PM Flag
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There's one on 1st or York near 78th. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:06 PM Flag
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also 70th 2nd/3rd [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:36 PM Flag
[ - ] thank you 0 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:57 PM Flag
[ - ] So...what's the best way to make sure my son has some sort of pre-K option for Fall 2009? He won't be in pre-school before then and will be attending our zoned public for K. 7 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
New York City 05.24.08, 12:57 PM Flag
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Hmm. That's a tough one. Apply to preschools? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:00 PM Flag
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Why does he "need" a pre-K option in the first place? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:14 PM Flag
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Start talking to other parents & families in your neighborhood now to find out where people send their kids for preschool. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:17 PM Flag
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NYC DOE's website has the UPK (universal pre-K) options. Look for schools in your district and classes run at churches/community centers [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:28 PM Flag
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try an alternative. what nabe [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:29 PM Flag
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check out INsideschools.org for new pre-K process (which may change by next year, but they will let you know). [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 03:09 PM Flag
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I don't know where you live, but Chelsea Piers has a FABULOUS program called Champs. You should check it out. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 03:20 PM Flag
[ - ] Suburbia and New Jersey here I come!!! I hope the land of exits doesn't break me... 3 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:56 PM Flag
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Which town? Good luck! [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:57 PM Flag
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River Edge. have always lived in nyc in an apt. what will i need besides a lawn mower and car? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:01 PM Flag
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a really good friend lives in river edge -- it's a good town to make the transition into the burbs -- and you're close to fabulous shopping in paramus! [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 02:22 PM Flag
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General Topics 05.24.08, 12:51 PM Flag
[ - ] can I save salmon filets for dinner tomorrow night, or will they spoil? 6 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:50 PM Flag
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If they were bought today then they will be fine if refrigerated. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:51 PM Flag
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Not necessarily true at all. You have no idea how long the store has had them. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:07 PM Flag
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How were you planning to prepare them? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:51 PM Flag
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you just bought them today? yesterday? from where? they'll probably save okay, but the most recent they got to the store was friday. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:52 PM Flag
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PSA: 90% of the fish sold at fishmongers and restaurants (even nobu) is flash frozen. The fishmonger may have received it on Tuesday but he could have defrosted it today.... [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:53 PM Flag
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Of course, do you think the fishmonger is going to throw all his fish away? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:52 PM Flag
[ - ] name poll: Hope 2 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:50 PM Flag
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okay [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:50 PM Flag
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I've never met a Hope I liked. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:50 PM Flag
[ - ] I need some new good blogs. Clearly I am stir crazy. Suggestions, please? 6 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:49 PM Flag
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Finslippy [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:50 PM Flag
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i like designsponge [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:52 PM Flag
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cribcandy [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:53 PM Flag
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What kinds of blogs? Entertainment, like Perez? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:53 PM Flag
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OP: More like design or humor. I like the designsponge one, thanks! [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:54 PM Flag
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absolutelybeautifulthings is one of my favorites for design. I also like mymarrakesh, which is this woman who moved there and is building a house. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:56 PM Flag
[ - ] Just found out last night that my dad had been married before. My parents sent me paperwork and it included their marriage license which lists his marital status as "divorced." 12 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:46 PM Flag
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He never TOLD you this? Any half-sibs? [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:46 PM Flag
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I have no idea. Too weird asking at this point. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:49 PM Flag
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Why not ask? They are the ones who sent you the paperwork. They knew you would see it. Ask them. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:49 PM Flag
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I have 3 cousins who have no idea that their mother was married once before their dad. And they are fully grown adults!! She has no intention of telling them and I think it's horrible. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:47 PM Flag
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I think it's terrible too. Part of being comfortable with yourself is understanding your connections in the world. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:50 PM Flag
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She's been married 4 times total. Her kids only know of 3. And she just completed a massive family geneology research project and conveniently left off her 1st marriage from the giant tome she sent everyone. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:51 PM Flag
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my dad passed away this year and that's when i learned he was married before. no one in my family ever told me. cousins of mine had even been to the first wedding. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:47 PM Flag
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My Dad's BF did something like that. He was married 4 times, only had DCs with the fourth DW. My Dad was the Best Man at all of his weddings, I was invited to 3 of them (the first was before I was born), but his DCs only knew about their Mom, nothing about the other marriages. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:56 PM Flag
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my dad really went out of the way to hide the marriage, destroyed all photo's ect. it was so surreal b/c it wasn't that big of a deal in my eyes [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:34 PM Flag
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we have 3 dc one is a teenager and they don't know dh was married before - no kids [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 01:42 PM Flag
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take it from me - you should tell them. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 02:04 PM Flag
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ITA agree, the most terrible part was the fact that he just didn't tell me [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 02:08 PM Flag
[ - ] I just sent DH on a wild goose chase by accident. He took my very large bike over to our storage locker, through Yankee Stadium traffic, only to discover I gave him the wrong key. He is pissed. I can't help this. I'm sorry already. it's worse because i tried yesterday to find another place to lock it up, but nobody would let me do it. 4 Replies [ Reply | Watch | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:43 PM Flag
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Apologize profusely when he gets home. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:44 PM Flag
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It will cut no ice. I promise you. He's all in a dither because his mother is coming for a visit today. Hip hip hooray. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:46 PM Flag
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Seems like questionable decision making all around: did you HAVE to store the bike today, did you HAVE to do it during a Yankees game, etc. [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:48 PM Flag
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Sounds like time for an apologetic bj [ Reply | More ]
General Topics 05.24.08, 12:47 PM Flag
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