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a1Jim

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07-21-2010 11:55 PM

Topic tags/keywords: humor

With our resent celebration of our 20,000 LJ member it got me thinking about what if we celebrated or had a count down for any number of things ,say things like: only 2600 days give or take until I’m 70 years old or a common one ,only 154 days till Christmas or 18 hours 23 minutes until breakfast Or how about a celebration for my new tooth brush being put into service, ya hoo. I’m sure you will have a countdown or subject that you might include.
This is not meant to belittle our milestones on Ljs just to have fun.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture


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schloemoe

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#1 posted 07-22-2010 12:49 AM

9 mo 11 days 11hrs and 55 min till next time I get to have a date with my wife. just kidding ….....you’r right I do feel better…........................Schloemoe

-- schloemoe, Oregon , http://www. woodrehab.blogspot.com

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Dez

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#2 posted 07-22-2010 12:53 AM

I knew it was only a matter of time before someone started a conversation like this!! ;)~ LOL

-- Folly ever comes cloaked in opportunity!

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Eric_S

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#3 posted 07-22-2010 01:25 AM

2 weeks to a good friend’s wedding, around 4 weeks until LJ 1 year anniversary, a little less than 5 weeks till wife and my 2nd anniversary, and 554 days until I’m 30 lol.

-- - Eric Indianapolis, IN

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Howie

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#4 posted 07-22-2010 01:35 AM

11 years/3 months/7 days/9 hours since I’ve had a cigarette. 32 yr/3pack a day smoker. Now if I do some math over 3.00 per pk when I quit so lets say 10.00 per day 30 days per month that’s 300.oo per month times 12 is 3600.00 per year times 11 equals 39,600 plus 3×300 equals 900.00 plus 10×7 = 70.oo … that’s over $40,000 and they are over $5.00 per pack now!
That’s how I can afford anything I want for my shop. Think about it.

-- Life is good.

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559dustdesigns

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#5 posted 07-22-2010 01:57 AM

How about celebrate how many boring pens or basic cutting boards were submitted in the projects.
Does the computer have a way to weed out the unactive members?
Are we cheating?
I think some members think this is a guest book and they sign in once never to be seen again. LOL

-- Aaron - central California "If you haven't got the time to do it right, when will you find the time to do it over?"

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CreekWoodworker

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#6 posted 07-22-2010 02:21 AM

Three days until my son’s wedding!

-- Mike ...Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction

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sandhill

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#7 posted 07-22-2010 02:36 AM

-3 hours till I got my AC back after 5 days of 90 degrees.

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#8 posted 07-22-2010 03:30 AM

I do not count

-- Bert

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SnowyRiver

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#9 posted 07-22-2010 05:39 AM

It wont be long and I will be celebrating the 61st anniversary of my first birthday.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#10 posted 07-22-2010 08:56 AM

Count down about 15 minutes and i’ll be in bed:-0

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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wseand

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#11 posted 07-22-2010 09:41 AM

10 days till I finish moving. 15 days til new shop will be ready cross fingers.

-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy

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saw4fun

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#12 posted 07-22-2010 10:26 AM

1 month exactly until my little sis’s wedding! The future brother in-law and myself have been working feverishly every chance we get to construct enough rustic benches to seat apprx. 75 behinds for the outdoor country wedding. It has been a joy collaborating ideas and creating what I hope is rather unique furniture mostly out of natural edged leftover slabs from my sawmill. I look forward to posting pictures and getting your opinions once they are all completed.
Back to the original subject… I just glanced down to the clock and realized I must make a correction. It is now 1 day short of exactly 1 month until my little sis’s wedding! Better get to work!!!

-- There is no such thing as scrap wood! Rastus NE www.nativelumber.net

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stefang

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#13 posted 07-22-2010 11:26 AM

3 hours before I can get into the workshop.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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woodsmithshop

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#14 posted 07-22-2010 04:39 PM

another 5 minutes on here, then into the shop

-- Smitty!!!

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patron

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#15 posted 07-22-2010 04:50 PM

i hour till my water heater gets hot ,
the pilot blew out while the rain storms have been passing thru .

then i have 4 hours 18 minutes and 38 seconds ,
until i finish my rain water system for now .

(give or take a week ) ?

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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