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Forum: SLC 12 December 2017, 12:09 AM
Replies: 965
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Posted By geminilee
It isn't necessarily more than I would do for a...

It isn't necessarily more than I would do for a friend. I have done more for friends. It is just that usually they are somewhat closer a friend. Also, I was in a situation where doing more didn't...
Forum: SLC 11 December 2017, 08:36 PM
Replies: 965
Views: 74,098
Posted By geminilee
I can see the slippery slope part of it. I am...

I can see the slippery slope part of it. I am trying to keep an eye on it.

Declaring my interest keeps me somewhat from being a nice guy, I think. I'm not trying to sneak in the backdoor. And I...
Forum: SLC 11 December 2017, 07:41 PM
Replies: 965
Views: 74,098
Posted By geminilee
Is it nice-guying if you make your interest...

Is it nice-guying if you make your interest clear, before doing/giving more than you likely would were you not attracted to the person, and you don't expect that sex must be the eventual outcome?
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Forum: SLC 19 August 2017, 12:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,306
Posted By geminilee
I really hate that panacea claim. There are...

I really hate that panacea claim. There are things it works for (nausea, pain, and some seizure disorders come to mind off the bat), things it doesn't work for, and things we might find it works for...
Forum: SLC 07 July 2017, 03:32 PM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 189,820
Posted By geminilee
So likely age-related sphincter issues? Cool. I...

So likely age-related sphincter issues? Cool. I am trying to walk a balance between catching any inevitable issues early and being neurotically overprotective. My vet has seen him three times in a...
Forum: SLC 07 July 2017, 01:52 PM
Replies: 1,056
Views: 189,820
Posted By geminilee
Not sure this fits, but then I don't know where...

Not sure this fits, but then I don't know where else it would.

Lately my dog starts walking while he is still peeing. He starts off leg lifted or squatting, then when he is almost done he just...
Forum: Rantidote 27 May 2017, 03:50 AM
Replies: 1,002
Views: 259,145
Posted By geminilee
Do not ask your ex-girlfriend, who you broke up...

Do not ask your ex-girlfriend, who you broke up with a week ago, to borrow money to buy condoms to use with another girl. I mean, WTF?
Forum: Rantidote 25 November 2016, 03:53 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 35,582
Posted By geminilee
Amadeus is back with me now. I am so happy to...

Amadeus is back with me now. I am so happy to have him. And he seems a little relieved to be back with me as well. He used to be an inside/outside cat, mostly outside. Now he is staying in and laying...
Forum: Politics 18 November 2016, 11:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 26,114
Posted By geminilee
I don't think it does require bigots to be...

I don't think it does require bigots to be ignorant. It is a pledge to not stand silently by. If a bigot knows the meaning then it signifies to them that their victim isn't alone, but has a champion...
Forum: Politics 14 November 2016, 07:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 26,114
Posted By geminilee
Both: comprised of two. As in, not one. As in, it...

Both: comprised of two. As in, not one. As in, it can symbolize BOTH one thing, and another, at the same time. And it does BOTH in a subtle way. It isn't screaming either of those things from the...
Forum: Rantidote 14 November 2016, 05:31 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 35,582
Posted By geminilee
Oh, this is rich.... Heard from the...

Oh, this is rich....

Heard from the neighbor at the last place. Apparently the whole bunch are getting kicked out for assorted reasons, among them expanding an old chicken coop/shed in the...
Forum: Rantidote 14 November 2016, 12:32 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 35,582
Posted By geminilee
It is a sub-lease, a step or two above a squat....

It is a sub-lease, a step or two above a squat. And while it isn't legal, I had no lease, they would claim some problem to justify it, and I can't really afford to fight it emotionally or...
Forum: Rantidote 13 November 2016, 01:33 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 35,582
Posted By geminilee
Welcome to the continuing drama that is my life...

Welcome to the continuing drama that is my life lately. I know some of you have worried about me, so I want to share my good fortune, and recount my bad.

October was a rough month for us. The...
Forum: Rantidote 25 September 2016, 04:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 35,582
Posted By geminilee
I am out, I am out! Ended up losing a lot of...

I am out, I am out!

Ended up losing a lot of my stuff, and still have to find a way to get back and pick up my cat, but the place I am has water, electricity, and no used needles on the ground....
Forum: Social Studies 28 August 2016, 02:29 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 52,944
Posted By geminilee
It was a claim that those involved in shouting at...

It was a claim that those involved in shouting at the professor had said it was necessary to achieve change. Unless you were personally one of those cursing, it is not a personal experience. That you...
Forum: Social Studies 28 August 2016, 04:42 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 52,944
Posted By geminilee
Neither of those is an example of a personal...

Neither of those is an example of a personal attack. Nor was either a request for personal information.

That being said, Sue provided absolutely no reason for us to believe the friend. Let's...
Forum: Rantidote 27 August 2016, 10:51 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 35,582
Posted By geminilee
I am afraid to write this, in case I jinx it. ...

I am afraid to write this, in case I jinx it.

I think I found a place! It is cheap enough, nearby, the other tenant is cool. I am alternating between giddy happiness that i am getting out, and...
Forum: Social Studies 26 August 2016, 05:23 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 52,944
Posted By geminilee
We snopesters are well known for just accepting...

We snopesters are well known for just accepting "I heard this, but I can't say who from or how they would know" as a legitimate cite. In fact, the only more convincing cite I can think of is "I...
Forum: Social Studies 26 August 2016, 08:28 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 52,944
Posted By geminilee
How is preventing gprotesting promoting free...

How is preventing gprotesting promoting free speech, exactly? That seems like the slippery slope to the "disagreement free" campuses, to me. The speaker is allowed to speak, but free speech also...
Forum: Rantidote 15 August 2016, 08:09 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 35,582
Posted By geminilee
I am ok, sorry. No Internet for a couple weeks. ...

I am ok, sorry. No Internet for a couple weeks.

I am in the same situation still. Actually, I am not; the water is off.and has been for most of a.week. It is unlikely to be turned back on soon, ...
Forum: Rantidote 04 August 2016, 07:46 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 35,582
Posted By geminilee
GM, I have no deposit (this isn't that kind of...

GM, I have no deposit (this isn't that kind of place).

I know I am enabling, but from my point of view, someone had to do it and I knew no one else would. I wasn't willing to live in a house...
Forum: Rantidote 04 August 2016, 04:33 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 35,582
Posted By geminilee
Oh, and TL, I am police, psychiatrist, food...

Oh, and TL, I am police, psychiatrist, food provider for the alcoholic who spends his money on drink instead (too southern to let anyone starve), general housekeeping, Internet technologies, and...
Forum: Rantidote 04 August 2016, 04:30 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 35,582
Posted By geminilee
One possible friend who could help, but he...

One possible friend who could help, but he currently has someone staying over. I went to the homeless liason officer for the police, and she had few ideas. There are shelters, but they don't take...
Forum: Rantidote 03 August 2016, 03:37 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 35,582
Posted By geminilee
Bang Head I need out of this house!

I am keeping this problem from my mother until it is solved*, but I need to rant or I will explode.

Since I first moved in, I knew this place was.... let's say below average housing standards. ...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 29 June 2016, 01:28 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 18,307
Posted By geminilee
I am not in favor of a draft, but if a draft...

I am not in favor of a draft, but if a draft there must be, I am in favor of it encompassing women as well as men. The logic that limits it to males is based on very sexist ideas that women are...
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