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Old 11-04-2008, 02:08 PM
Agent Foxtrot Agent Foxtrot is offline
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Is it me, or is this day moving along slow as molasses?

One hour fifty-four minutes until I can duck out of work and go vote. Six hours fifty-four minutes until the polls close and useful election coverage starts.

Time has stood still. Post here if you can think of nothing else and just want to get the hell out of work to go watch CNN.
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Old 11-04-2008, 02:11 PM
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I voted on my way in to work, but yes, this day is going way too slowly. I'm going to try to not glue myself to the tv though, and only check in periodically - until about 11 when undoubtedly I'll be glued to the tv
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Old 11-04-2008, 02:13 PM
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It is going really slowly!

Oh, and I miss being in CA, when election results would start coming in at 5pm. Now I have to wait till 8.
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Old 11-04-2008, 02:14 PM
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I went shopping at lunch. That always helps pass time.
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Old 11-04-2008, 02:16 PM
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Kind of slowly, but I think it's because I got up early today. I'm still tapping my feet from the free Starbucks (holy heck do they make some STRONG coffee up at 1890 Park!) and it's a busy day over here.

Lunch in another hour and a quarter. Out of work at 7. Over to the election night party after that, where I'm making oven-fried potato chips and watching the returns on a huge-screen TV.
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Old 11-04-2008, 02:27 PM
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CNN isn't really showing anything. It's a lot of "it's quiet and orderly here at this pollling place. How is it over there?"
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Old 11-04-2008, 02:32 PM
Santo Rugger Santo Rugger is offline
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If by "day", you mean, "the last six plus months", then, yes.
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Old 11-04-2008, 02:33 PM
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Originally Posted by Little Plastic Ninja View Post
Kind of slowly, but I think it's because I got up early today. I'm still tapping my feet from the free Starbucks (holy heck do they make some STRONG coffee up at 1890 Park!) and it's a busy day over here.

Lunch in another hour and a quarter. Out of work at 7. Over to the election night party after that, where I'm making oven-fried potato chips and watching the returns on a huge-screen TV.
Off-topic, but I just noticed your location. Nice.
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Old 11-04-2008, 02:36 PM
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Molasses will at least exhibit some movement, on occasion.
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Old 11-04-2008, 02:42 PM
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Oddly, I expected to spend today feeling anxious, but I actually feel quite calm. Still, this whole week has been... in... slow... ... moti...on.
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Old 11-04-2008, 02:47 PM
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Yep. The day's going really slow. First 1 O'clock, now closer to three...

Oh wait... You're not talking about the Warcraft patch, are you?

...Never mind.
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Old 11-04-2008, 02:49 PM
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I expected to be glued to CNN.com reading all sorts of amazing things that were or are currently happening, but they got nothin'.
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Old 11-04-2008, 03:54 PM
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I get to leave work two hours early (We get "time off to vote" at my company), and this day is still going by super slowly.
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Old 11-04-2008, 03:56 PM
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I keep checking CNN.com hoping for some results, even though I know that the earliest polls don't close for over 3 more hours. AHHHHHHHHH!
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Old 11-04-2008, 05:39 PM
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I don't have TV, so I'll be counting on internet news for results tonight.

Refresh! Refresh! Refresh!
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Old 11-04-2008, 05:43 PM
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I've been keeping myself occupied by reading the Dope and playing games. Still... pass, time, pass!
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