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#1 baddmammajamma

Posted 06 January 2013 - 05:40 PM

I am stalling to get back into my work groove...so tell me (without overthinking any answers):

1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger")

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures.

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang?

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you?

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain?

6) Favorite colour?

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy?

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you?

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker)

Edited by baddmammajamma, 06 January 2013 - 05:41 PM.


#2 baddmammajamma

Posted 06 January 2013 - 05:47 PM

D'oh....most remember to answer own quiz...

1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger") Washington, D.C. In a manger.

Please name two of your guilty pleasures. (1) celebrity-babies.com (2) Royal family gossip

What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang? Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'

What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you? THAT CRAZY AMERICAN!

Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain? Yummmm to pina coladas. Like getting caught in the rain only if it's warm rain. I don't like yoga or making love at midnight in the dunes at the cape (don't like sand in my butt)

6) Favorite colour? Lavender

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy? Michelle Obama

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you? Buttless chaps. Skinny jeans.

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker) Primarily advice giver. Miss Congeniality.

#3 R2B2

Posted 06 January 2013 - 05:53 PM

1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger") Sydney - In a manger!

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures. - Chocolate & Nanna Naps (exciting, right!)

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang? I dont dance - ever, but if I did, it would be that new Bruno Mars song. almost, ALMOST makes me want to dance.

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you? i'd write them, but they would be censored Tounge1.gif

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain? the rain part is good

6) Favorite colour? Purple

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy? Tim Freedman - the man is sex on legs.

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you? jesus sandals

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker) long time lurker

#4 Lucrezia Borgia

Posted 06 January 2013 - 05:54 PM

Ooh fun!

Sydney
Wine; eating in bed ( food, I stress I mean food)
Girls just want to have fun
Vain, indecisive, lazy
Yes and no ( plays havoc with my hair )
Blue
Do they have to still be alive? Assume yes, so I would say tony Horwitz
G strings
Not sure....maybe a bit of all three...?

Just a quick edit to add about item of clothing I would never wear...harem pants/poo catchers ...

Edited by Lucretia Borgia, 06 January 2013 - 07:49 PM.


#5 Miss Cinders

Posted 06 January 2013 - 05:55 PM

1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger") Out of a uterus.

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures. Chocolate, and ummm chocolate.

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang? Nope, don't dance.

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you? Annoying talkative biatch.

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain? No. And no.

6) Favorite colour? Purple of course. Isn't that everybody's favourite colour?

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy? Sandra Bullock.

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you? Prissy.

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker) Occasional visiting lurker.

#6 -*meh*-

Posted 06 January 2013 - 05:55 PM



1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger")
in a manger, in bedford park, sa...

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures.

watching glee (and DP better not read this... he doesn't know) and watching reality trash tv

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang?

time warp - rocky horror

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you?

anti social, forgetful, to busy

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain?

yes... and only if not on the way to work!

6) Favorite colour?

purple

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy?

ummm i don't know...

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you?

leggings

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker)[/b]

random person

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#7 TheCeriseClupea

Posted 06 January 2013 - 05:56 PM

1) Where were you born?  Sicily
2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures.  A good cheese with some fine wine.
3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang? I don't dance
4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you? Blunt, Quick tempered
5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain? No to the drink but yes to the rain
6) Favorite colour? Red
7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy? Leonard Cohen
8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you?  Dresses, I hate dresses.
9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker) Lurker with a hint of advice seeking mixed in.

#8 ubermum

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:00 PM



1) Where were you born? UK.

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures. Going to the movies on my own, sleeping in.

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang? Basement Jaxx.

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you? know it all.

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain? Yes and yes, but only in summer.

6) Favorite colour? aqua

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy? Billy Connolly, for the laughs.

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you? High waisted jeans, they come up to the underwire of my bra.

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker) I would say general contributer, many would say smart a** biatch.

#9 Placebo

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:01 PM

1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger")

St Helens Hospital.  Surely I get a bonus point for a Saint in the title rather than a manger!

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures.

1) Drinking wine in the afternoon.
2) Reading trashy mags.

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang?

"Blister In The Sun" by the Violent Femmes

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you?

Obsessed
Out-there
Self-centred


5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain?

I like pina coladas, but don't like getting caught in the rain.

6) Favorite colour?

Orange

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy?

Kate Winslet

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you?

Ruched dresses - either up the front, or up the side!

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker)

Survivor!


#10 TeaTimeTreat

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:02 PM

I will play  original.gif

1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger") Southern Africa

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures. Eating Nerds (those tangy sweet things) and buying LEGO, it is for DS benefit but I love it too  biggrin.gif

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang? Bad Medicine - Bon Jovi

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you? That Helicopter Mum

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain? No and no, I do like being in a warm bath when it's raining though.

6) Favorite colour? Hmm White or Blue (sort of mid blue with a hint of lilac)

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy? Germaine Greer

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you? Ankle boots - worn with a skirt

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker) I like to both give and receive advice and browse

Edited by sparkler, 06 January 2013 - 06:04 PM.


#11 la di dah

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:02 PM

1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger") emergency operating theatre. As far as a manger, I believe that was my cousin Josh.

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures. - 1) Posting too much 2) Referring to Jesus as "my cousin Josh."

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang? Wanted Dead or Alive by Bon Jovi

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you? Verbose useless spammer.

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain? - Rain yes, pina coladas no. Dislike coconut. Mojitos and margaritas all the way, baby.

6) Favorite colour? My tragedy is looking like a Peep in my favourite colour, so yellow in general and green to wear.

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy? Dolly Parton

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you? Maxi-dresses are a cruel joke perpetuated by people with inseams of greater than 28 inches. Wait, no-nos on me or no-nos on everyone? I guess no-nos for everyone would be "nice" velour sweatsuits.

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker)  [b]Opinionated childless hag
.

Edited by la di dah, 06 January 2013 - 06:03 PM.


#12 baddmammajamma

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:02 PM

QUOTE (*Dystopia* @ 06/01/2013, 06:56 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
1) Where were you born?  Sicily



How cool! I spent a beautiful summer in Sicily in 1996 (on the east coast, outside of Catania).

Was it in a manger there? wink.gif

#13 Clever Clogs

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:02 PM

1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger")
In a hospital  wink.gif

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures.
Watching Ellen and getting flavoured mineral water when I am out (I live an exciting life ...)

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang?
Anything by Jay Laga'aia  unsure.gif

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you?
Opinionated, not argumentative (with an eye roll due to that being incredibly frustrating)

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain?
Not either really. Would rather get caught in the rain.

6) Favorite colour?
Fire engine red

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy?
Dr j McDougall (no coffee, obviously!)

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you?
Skinny anything, high necklines

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker)
Big time lurker. It read pretty much every thread.



#14 PixieVee

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:03 PM


1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger") Wahroonga, Sydney

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures. - Watching beauty gurus on YouTube, "lifestyle" tv shows

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang? Good Time by Owl City and Carly Rae Jepsen

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you?Vain, anal, boring

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain? Love Pina Coladas by the pool, I don't mind the rain but not so much getting caught in it

6) Favorite colour? I am a colour whore and change my mind often, at the moment probably coral-y orange

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy? Meryl Streep, we'd have fun

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you? harem pants

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker) comment a bit, no one knows much about me

#15 SeaPrincess

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:04 PM

1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger") In a hospital.

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures. Made for TV movies. Weddings.

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang? Walking on Sunshine

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you? Can be blunt

5) Do you like pina coladas? Yes And getting caught in the rain? No

6) Favorite colour? Pink

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy? Maybe Reece Witherspoon

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you? Skinny jeans

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker) Stupidly honest

#16 Tilli+Macey

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:08 PM

1: in a manger... In Kalamunda WA

2: watching tv all day... ONLY if it's Dexter. Addicted. And YouTube.

3: black eyed peas boom boom pow. Only because I was working in a busy nightclub when It came out and myself and the girls would all stop to dance to this song when it came on.

4: princess, stubborn, too busy

5: yes and yes but not on a cold day/night

6: yellow

7: Sarah Jessica Parker

8: midriff tops and Crocs

9: advice seeker mainly, lurker too.



#17 PoshMosh

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:09 PM

1) Where were you born? Sydney.

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures. Chocolate and coffee.

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang? Billie Jean.

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you?
Smart ass, angry and complicated.

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain? No and no.

6) Favorite colour? Blue

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy? Oprah.

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you? Mini skirts.

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker) Lurker.

#18 lisacat

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:10 PM

1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger")

Sydney, in a manger

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures.

Trashy American reality tv - think dance moms, toddlers and tiaras
Cheese platter for dinner on Friday nights

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang?

80's music, especially big hair bands

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you?

Gossiper, Always Right


5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain?

I have never had a pina colada, I like getting caught in the rain.

6) Favorite colour?

Blue

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy?

P!nk

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you?

swimwear, I always wear shorts and tshirt

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker)

Lurker mixed with advice seeker

Edited by lisacat, 06 January 2013 - 06:17 PM.


#19 Feral Madam Mim

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:13 PM


1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger") Hospital

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures. vanilla coke, and licorice bullets

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang? The chicken dance

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you? I can only think of one, it starts with a B and ends with an itch

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain? only if I'm on my way home lol

6) Favorite colour? purple

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy? Hugh Jackman

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you? pants that hang around your ankles (how anyone could ever think showing their boxers/jocks/bare ass to the entire world is ok is beyond me)

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker) no idea, someone else can answer this one for me lol

#20 Ninja Lemur

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:14 PM

1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger")  Melbourne

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures. Trashy TV - Temptation Island anyone? and designer clothes that don't fit (I can dream right?)

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang?  Grease "Those summer nights?"

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you? Controlling know-it-all (who obviously can't count)

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain?  The rain.  YES! Dunes? yes baby

6) Favorite colour?  Red.

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy?  Jane Austen

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you? hot pants

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker)
Advice exchange, under the radar

#21 Cath42

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:14 PM

1) Where were you born? Palmerston North, New Zealand.

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures. Wine and chocolate.

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang? "The b**ch is Back", Elton John.

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you? Not sure. But something that meant "ruthless with time management" would be in there.

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain? No. And no.

6) Favorite colour? Red.

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy? Oprah Winfrey or Michelle Obama.

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you? Those jeans that teenagers wear that sit below their underwear. Also leg warmers and those awful white boots that women wear when they dance around glo-mesh handbags in loser pubs.

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker) Not sure. Probably "great annoyance".

*Edited to remove quotes.

Edited by Cath42, 06 January 2013 - 06:17 PM.


#22 claptrap

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:14 PM

1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger")  Melbourne, in a manger wink.gif

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures.  70's music; Reese's Peanut Butter cups

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang? The Nutbush.  How embarrassment!

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you? Pompous, verbose, pedantic

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain? No and Yes

6) Favorite colour? Pale Blue

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy? Oliver Sacks

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you?  Mini skirts

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker) All of the above.


#23 Feral_Pooks

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:19 PM

1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger") in a Melbourne hospital, no guiding stars, just another baby original.gif

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures. Salt and vinegar chips and sleep ins. I get more of one than the other, though, guess which...

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang? I Want to Break Free by Queen. Also makes me sing.

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you? Unreliable, cynical, overthinker.

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain? I feel meh about both.

6) Favorite colour? Purple.

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy? Kitty Flannegan.

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you? Just... Anything in Supre.

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker) I'm not sure, can someone tell me where they think I fit?

#24 frogsong

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:33 PM

1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger") Victory Hotel aka an old disused hospital in country Victoria that was used in a VB ad a couple of years ago.

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures. Soft lollies and chocolate

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang? Fat bottom girls by Queen

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you.   Shy, boring and quiet

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain? No and yes

6) Favorite colour? Blue

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy? Oprah
8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you? ...... Bikinis

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker) lurker with the odd response thrown in


#25 Beanbag Warrior

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:34 PM


1) Where were you born? (bonus point for "In a manger")        ACT, Calvary Hospital

2) Please name two of your guilty pleasures.               Spicy Fruit Rolls, men

3) What song always makes you hit the dance floor/bust a move/shake your groove thang?        YMCA

4) What three words would a frenemy (or someone who doesn't really like you) would use to describe you?                 Impulsive.  over-committed.  Self-centred

5) Do you like pina coladas? And getting caught in the rain?           No and sometimes

6) Favorite colour?              Yellow.  The closer to sunshine, the better

7) Which famous person would you love to have as a close friend/coffee buddy?            Stephen Fry

8) What article of clothing/style will forever be a fashion no-no for you?           anything in pastel

9) What is your modus operandi on EB? (e.g. smartass, lurker, advice seeker)           mostly lurker





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Video: Baby shows dog how to jump - or vice versa

They say dog is man's best friend, but this playful pooch seems to have chosen a jumping baby as her number one buddy.

10 ways to soothe a crying baby

New paernts can get frustrated when their newborn gets fussy and can't settle down. When you're feeling overwhelmed, try some of these simple tips to help soothe your baby.

20 baby names that are becoming more popular every year

The data-lovers at nameberry.com have been at it again – this time, they’ve discovered the names that are continually rising up the ranks, ready to take out some top spots in the next few years.

10 great meals to make for new parents

Ideally, you want to give food that isn’t expensive to make, isn't too difficult to create, and freezes well; stews, bakes, soups and pasta sauces are perfect.

'It's not you, it's me': Boston bombing survivor mum to have leg amputated

Rebekah DiMartino is going through a break-up. She even wrote a farewell love letter. But it's not to her husband.

What it's like to go through early menopause

In a cruel twist, Carla had been breastfeeding and perimenopausal at the same time. But she's far from the only one to go through menopause early.

Restaurant served alcohol to two-year-old

Busy restaurants can be forgiven for getting food and drink orders mixed up from time to time, but not when the confusion leads to a two-year-old being served an alcoholic cocktail instead of the child-friendly beverage they ordered.

Julia Morris tells of miscarriage on a flight

Julia Morris has spoken about the devastation of suffering a miscarriage while on an international flight.

Woman's survival after birth 'a story of two miracles'

A US mother is home and tending to her new baby less than a month after surviving without a pulse for 45 minutes.

Eating ice may give mental boost to the iron deficient: study

A new study proposes that, like a strong cup of coffee, ice may give those with insufficient iron a much-needed mental boost.

Tiny lives in caring hands: Thank U NICU Day

Each year in Australia, over 40,000 newborns need the help of a special care nursery or neonatal intensive care unit. One day a year, the staff are honoured by the parents they help through those dark days.

I paid $50,000 to have a girl

This time my husband and I hadn't taken any chances. We had paid $50,000 and travelled 13,000 kilometres to make sure the baby growing inside me was female.

Weird pregnancy products

Some pregnancy products come to market and are just awesome. Others just leave you scratching your head.

Dear firstborn, I'm sorry

Being a first-time mum is tough for so many reasons – particularly because you really have no idea what you're doing.

A trace of sesame could kill my son

Helen Richardson son's had two anaphylactic reactions in a month. It's traumatic for everyone.

When you know before the test says yes

It wasn't a pregnancy test or missed period that told me I was pregnant with my second baby; it was too early for those things. A doner kebab told me I was going to be a mum again.

What not to do when your partner is in labour

Robbie Williams stole the show during his wife Ayda's labour, pretty much demonstrating everything on the "what not to do when your partner is in labour" list.

Best maternity swimwear and beach cover-ups

Thinking about a tropical babymoon but have nothing to wear? Here are some great swimwear and beach cover-up options for mums-to-be.

Mark Latham, you have no idea

Parents who treat their depression are "cowardly", feminists are baby haters with a "psychoneurotic disorder". Really, Mark?

 

How many weeks til Christmas?

On your To-Do list

Get the "Santa" shopping done without the kids in tow.

 
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