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Old 01-24-22, 10:46 AM
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First miss?
Yep.
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Old 01-24-22, 10:52 AM
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Wordle 219 X is trending, a lot of misses today.
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Oh, I totally forgot Twitter thinks I'm Canadian because I was in Vancouver, WA
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Some of us are working, trying to stomp out disease.
How's that going?
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Old 01-24-22, 11:12 AM
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How's that going?
I think we might have peaked in my county finally. Still too early to tell, though.

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Old 01-24-22, 11:13 AM
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My first miss was because of tomfoolery such as this word today.
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Old 01-24-22, 11:19 AM
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Our extreme spike, over the last month, has been predominantly Delta.
Sad!
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Old 01-24-22, 11:24 AM
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How's that going?
Makes me feel like Sisyphus. But hope springs eternal.
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Old 01-24-22, 11:26 AM
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Some of us are working, trying to stomp out disease.
Has much progress been made today?
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People here don't get it.
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Me, focusing on delivering quality content, while everyone else is posting lame videos, wordle.

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Old 01-24-22, 11:31 AM
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Has much progress been made today?
See post above.
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Old 01-24-22, 11:32 AM
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Old 01-24-22, 11:32 AM
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I do agree that covid cases have peaked in many areas of the country and are likely be down to pre-Omicron levels in a month.

What happens after that is a big question. I am hopeful we won't have big bad waves in the future, but no one knows.
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Tune in, turn on and drop out of social media*. You'll thank me later.

* Excluding BF
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Old 01-24-22, 11:38 AM
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Tune in, turn on and drop out of social media*. You'll thank me later.

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The only social media I do are this place and Strava. I am following 168 people which might be too many.
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The only social media I do are this place and Strava. I am following 168 people which might be too many.
Neither is social media.
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Neither is social media.
Depends on the definition.
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I can't quit the FB Marketplace. Too many good bikes. And cars. I come close to getting one of these babies every now and then but then think an MX-5 or MR2 would be more fun.

Only $2k for this beauty though.

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Old 01-24-22, 11:57 AM
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I can't quit the FB Marketplace. Too many good bikes. And cars. I come close to getting one of these babies every now and then but then think an MX-5 or MR2 would be more fun.

Only $2k for this beauty though.

Mrs datlas really wants an MX-5 Miata. She tells me that when the Saturn dies, I will get her Fit and she can get a new Miata.

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Done. Long ago.
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Both of us checked in for the one hour flight to Merida, leaving at 5:25 PM. Then we will use public transportation to get home.
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Mrs datlas really wants an MX-5 Miata. She tells me that when the Saturn dies, I will get her Fit and she can get a new Miata.

Sounds like a good deal to me.
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Old 01-24-22, 12:23 PM
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Mrs datlas really wants an MX-5 Miata. She tells me that when the Saturn dies, I will get her Fit and she can get a new Miata.

I recently drove my step-father's '16 Miata for a couple of days. It's a blast. I haven't driven a stick for a while. I had forgotten how much fun it is.
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Makes me feel like Sisyphus. But hope springs eternal.
Better Sisyphus than Prometheus.
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