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Cinny143

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Message Posted: Sep 1, 2011 10:06:11 PM

Post an excuse:

There was a train.
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applepie2010
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 7:21:00 AM

Hi, Cinny!
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DrivingtoMars
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 7:20:56 AM

I remember I told you about ____, and that I'd need the car that day.
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green_lantern
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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2014 11:36:10 PM

Didn't you get my email?
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applepie2010
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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2014 12:04:40 PM

Hi, Cinny!
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DrivingtoMars
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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2014 9:32:25 AM

Headache again. It's no prettier than the last time.
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Roadieboy
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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2014 12:13:49 AM

I had to pee.
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green_lantern
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 11:50:11 PM

I was swamped at work.
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applepie2010
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 7:27:29 AM

Hi, Cinny:)
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retiredssgt
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 7:14:43 AM

A truck cut me off on the bypass.
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DrivingtoMars
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 7:09:54 AM

Blame it on the warm weather. It has been plenty warm.
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green_lantern
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Message Posted: Sep 18, 2014 11:37:50 PM

I know what I know. I don't know what I don't know.
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applepie2010
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Message Posted: Sep 18, 2014 7:29:06 AM

Hi, Cinny:)
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DrivingtoMars
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Message Posted: Sep 18, 2014 7:23:38 AM

What were you thinking? I didn't want our next car to be a Dodge Polara, an AMC Javelin, or a Ford Pinto!
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Cinny143
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Message Posted: Sep 18, 2014 12:06:33 AM

I don't know why I don't know.

[Edited by: Cinny143 at 9/18/2014 12:07:40 AM EST]
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green_lantern
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Message Posted: Sep 17, 2014 10:22:03 PM

No, I don't believe that my cats stole your garden gnome. They only steal
plastic flamingos.
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applepie2010
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Message Posted: Sep 17, 2014 7:28:30 AM

Hi, Cinny)
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DrivingtoMars
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Message Posted: Sep 17, 2014 5:59:15 AM

No headache means better use of the English language, and fewer mistakes.

Correction: Prior post should have read "I don't have ESPN. I didn't watch the game. Thank you."
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green_lantern
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2014 8:22:33 PM

I have OCD.
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DrivingtoMars
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2014 12:11:27 PM

I don't have ESPN. I didn't the game. Thank you.
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applepie2010
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2014 7:28:06 AM

Hi, Cinny:)
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green_lantern
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Message Posted: Sep 15, 2014 11:51:29 PM

College and professional football season has started. Enough said.
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DrivingtoMars
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Message Posted: Sep 15, 2014 8:31:24 AM

No, I didn't watch the late game last night. Didn't have a headache either. Related? Maybe.
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applepie2010
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Message Posted: Sep 15, 2014 7:25:54 AM

Hi, Cinny:)
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green_lantern
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Message Posted: Sep 14, 2014 11:03:11 PM

The cats made me do it!
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riverrising
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Message Posted: Sep 14, 2014 5:13:29 PM

it was a fart attack

[Edited by: riverrising at 9/14/2014 5:13:47 PM EST]
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DrivingtoMars
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Message Posted: Sep 14, 2014 3:03:38 PM

Did both, yesterday. May have shorted out my brain in the process. Nasty headache again.
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green_lantern
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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 10:55:19 PM

There was minor flooding from the thunderstorm. I got stuck in the ensuing traffic jam.
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DrivingtoMars
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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 7:36:28 AM

Laundry or mowing? I haven't had the energy for both. Probably laundry.
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Doseydotes
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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 12:13:20 AM

The power outage killed all my electronic devices.
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applepie2010
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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 12:08:47 AM

Good night, Cinny(^^)
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green_lantern
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Message Posted: Sep 12, 2014 11:51:23 PM

The trolley broke down in front of me. There was a ton of traffic behind me and I couldn't back up. So I had to wait until SEPTA fixed the trolley.
I was stuck there for two hours!!!
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DrivingtoMars
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Message Posted: Sep 12, 2014 10:35:35 AM

From reading the prior posts, I see that I'm going to need to up my game here.

"No, I didn't get the E-mail, text, phone message, or social media posts. I was in the bathroom for an extended time."
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applepie2010
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Message Posted: Sep 12, 2014 7:30:59 AM

Hi, Cinny:)
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Doseydotes
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Message Posted: Sep 12, 2014 1:25:04 AM

My excuse is not lame; maybe a little limp, but not lame!
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green_lantern
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Message Posted: Sep 11, 2014 11:42:17 PM

You said that this restaurant was great. I have eaten better at Denny's!
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applepie2010
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Message Posted: Sep 11, 2014 8:46:52 PM

Hi, Cinny:)
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klutz347
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Message Posted: Sep 11, 2014 8:35:51 AM

Best one I ever used was when I was in the military.

I was just over 1 hour late for class when I slipped in.

During a break, my instructor call me over to his desk and asked me why I was late.

I told him "Chief, it was the oddest thing. Someone left the showers running and the drains couldn't handle all the water.

When the head flooded,the water got up to the level of the power outlets and shorted out the electricity causing my alarm hot to go off.

He looked at me, smiled and said that because that was one of the most original excuses, he wasn't going to write me up.
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DrivingtoMars
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Message Posted: Sep 11, 2014 7:38:07 AM

Please! Don't ask me to do that.
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Cinny143
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Message Posted: Sep 11, 2014 12:49:18 AM

Can't print, scan, fax or email.
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green_lantern
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Message Posted: Sep 10, 2014 11:26:19 PM

Got pulled over cause my taillight was out. Made me late for our date.
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Roadieboy
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Message Posted: Sep 10, 2014 11:05:29 PM

I am getting overtime.
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riverrising
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Message Posted: Sep 10, 2014 9:15:34 PM

no bearings,blender getting a new clutch

[Edited by: riverrising at 9/10/2014 9:17:11 PM EST]
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applepie2010
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Message Posted: Sep 10, 2014 9:13:07 PM

Hi, Cinny:)
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DrivingtoMars
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Message Posted: Sep 10, 2014 9:14:28 AM

Trying to not smoke cigarettes. Irritable. Anxious. That's just thinking about it. Haven't stopped yet.
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green_lantern
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Message Posted: Sep 9, 2014 9:42:33 PM

My excuse? I don't need no stinking excuse!
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applepie2010
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Message Posted: Sep 9, 2014 8:41:48 PM

Hi, Cinny:)
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DrivingtoMars
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Message Posted: Sep 9, 2014 10:17:28 AM

I checked around here, Cinny. No bearings to be found. What's that say about here?
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green_lantern
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2014 11:46:05 PM

I will mow the lawn after the football game is over.
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Cinny143
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2014 11:45:42 PM

Lost my bearings. Anyone see any bearings?
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DrivingtoMars
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2014 8:55:28 AM

Watched all available NFL games yesterday. The season has begun.
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