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by IronyandParadox
Wed Jun 09, 2010 5:51 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3481920

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.ne

I love science. I love learning. I'm actually kinda excited for my next period-with-cramps (well, excited to a limited extent) because now I KNOW STUFF! WHEEE! Thank you, Sungura and everyone else who's asking questions and explaining things. Hugs for Fractal_Tangent and everyone else on the all too...
by IronyandParadox
Mon May 31, 2010 3:43 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3481920

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.ne

Just popping in here to say hi, and that I found something I thought the woman thread might enjoy:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M6wJl37N9C0&feature=related

I'd add some comments and thoughts about it, but I think it needs no explanation.
by IronyandParadox
Thu Apr 29, 2010 3:43 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 3029480

Re: Postify your facerity

Awww, don't wear it in public if you feel you wouldn't be comfortable in it, of course, but I don't think it looks too low *at all.* It looks absolutely FANTASTIC to me. It's so flattering; I wish I could find a dress that fit me that well. Right, we're done with El thinking her opinion matters. And...
by IronyandParadox
Thu Mar 04, 2010 8:23 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What would you do with $10,000?
Replies: 138
Views: 15594

Re: What would you do with $10,000?

*sigh* No lame things like paying off debts? Unfortunately, that's kinda practical. I'd love to help out my financially-pinched boyfriend until he finds a better job. I'd feel guilty if I didn't use it for my education or things I'll need in the future (shelter, food, etc.). But, well, if we have to...
by IronyandParadox
Wed Feb 24, 2010 9:42 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3481920

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.net

hey ladies! Ever feel your genitals aren't pink enough? worry no more! http://www.mynewpinkbutton.com :shock: Huh, I remember reading about that a while ago, but it was in the context of someone who had bought and tested it on herself. For the sake of science. (I think she was dubious about putting...
by IronyandParadox
Mon Dec 28, 2009 6:30 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0681: "Gravity Wells"
Replies: 205
Views: 56232

Re: "Gravity Wells" Discussion

There's...there's no Pluto. =( Now, I know Pluto doesn't meet all the criteria for being a planet (clearing the neighborhood of its orbit? Ehhh...) and I know that classifying it as a dwarf planet makes things much neater and it satisfies my secret OCD side, but something about seeing this comic wit...
by IronyandParadox
Tue Dec 15, 2009 11:50 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Vague Prompt in History
Replies: 19
Views: 2752

Re: Vague Prompt in History

It's for APUSH? As far as I could tell when I took that class, they (with the "they" being the writers of the AP test) mostly wanted to make sure you could read/understand/draw conclusions from what you were given. That means that you state everything, and I mean everything , you can think...
by IronyandParadox
Sat Oct 17, 2009 7:22 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3481920

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.net

Dear woman thread, I usually lurk and don't post that often, but I'm coming to you today to tell you about my funfun problems. Obviously, I should go see a doctor or something, but...I dunno. It feels like I'm imagining some of these. Well. The first problem: three weeks ago or so, I lost my virgini...
by IronyandParadox
Sun Sep 13, 2009 6:45 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Your Schedule
Replies: 655
Views: 163396

Re: Your Schedule

First year at college: Introduction to Medieval Latin--Boring as hell and an extremely easy text. *sigh* Seriously, *this* is 3000-level Latin? Intro to Physics-Mechanics--Bear in mind that this is a class for potential math and science majors: Apparently, week one is sig figs. Weeks two and three a...
by IronyandParadox
Sun Sep 13, 2009 6:33 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2810797

Re: Confessional Bed - Not just for pillow talk!

We watched movies and wandered around campus being loud and silly and made asses of ourselves and were friends with all the strangers we met along the way . We all have our own shit to deal with but there's no way we're going to let that stop us from loving life. Will you be my friend? *sigh* You j...
by IronyandParadox
Thu Sep 03, 2009 9:16 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3481920

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread-The thread that gives (every month)

Hmm, that would be why I saw this ad in San Fransisco, then: http://photos-a.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc1/hs151.snc1/5612_111051498821_751958821_2204368_6324302_n.jpg My friend and I were trying to decide whether it was in poor taste or it was funny. I guess they meant it with all the best intention...
by IronyandParadox
Tue Aug 18, 2009 7:34 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Tattoos?
Replies: 1117
Views: 454016

Re: Tattoos? (Recently merged: "Nerdy Tattoo Idea")

Hmm..well, here are mine... I have "So it goes. " on my shoulder blade area.... an allusion to slaughterhouse 5. The morton salt girl releasing birds going up my back...actually was a bit of street art that I fell in love with on the side of a building in Houston... ...and "Oh, what ...
by IronyandParadox
Tue Aug 18, 2009 7:08 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3481920

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread-The thread that gives (every month)

You know, I have a book that's made out of recycled plastic and completely waterproof. It's too bad that I only have one book like that and that the book isn't particularly good ( Cradle to Cradle ; it's about environmental stuff and my entire high school had to read it. It was pretty cool, but we g...
by IronyandParadox
Wed Jul 22, 2009 7:32 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3481920

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread-The thread that gives (every month)

Dear woman thread, I'm horribly sorry to, uh, start talking about a completely unrelated topic, but I'm going to do it anyway. So I got this new dress a few days ago that reminded me a little bit of Rosie the Riveter of 1940's war (on the home front) propaganda fame. Today, I may have gotten a leeee...
by IronyandParadox
Wed Jul 08, 2009 6:41 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3481920

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread-The thread that gives (every month)

@luna: Cold water does wonders for bloodstains (it's also a hilarious tidbit to work into conversations with high school boys who think you're slightly insane), the colder the better. Obviously fresher blood is easier to wash out. Ice is also good (actually, good for many different stains). Or soak...
by IronyandParadox
Fri Nov 21, 2008 11:57 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Applications 2009
Replies: 49
Views: 4293

Re: Applications 2009

(...) St. John's is my first choice. I'm told that at college admissions fairs the admissions officers show you this and the small minority who's perfect for the school falls in love. I saw the reading list online, but the story is pretty much the same. I'm applying to places where I feel like I'll...
by IronyandParadox
Fri Nov 21, 2008 7:36 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Request - gmail xkcd theme
Replies: 35
Views: 2779

Re: Request - gmail xkcd theme

*shrugs and merrily continues thread-derailing*
I only have a handful of themes! Where is this "planets" theme everyone is speaking of?
Waaaah, gmail, hurry up! I wanna be like one of the COOL KIDS!
by IronyandParadox
Thu Nov 13, 2008 2:25 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3481920

Re: Woman Thread - Holds 5% more blue liquid than other brands!

Yes, good luck, Jessica! And don't forget your exercises! Nancy closed the roll book. "Well, let's get to it. We all feel each other's backs to make sure we're wearing our bras." We all were. "What size did you get, Janie?" Gretchen asked. "I got a Gro-Bra,&...
by IronyandParadox
Wed Oct 29, 2008 5:49 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Sunrises or Sunsets?
Replies: 41
Views: 3785

Re: Sunrises or Sunsets?

One of my goals is to stand on a beach on the east coast for sunrise, hop a plane and see the sunrise in the west. I've even figured out which beaches to use and what flight to fly. I just need financing. Manhattan Beach, NY=>JFK Airport=>JetBlue midmorning flight to Long Beach=>Manhattan Beach, CA...
by IronyandParadox
Wed Oct 29, 2008 5:32 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Sunrises or Sunsets?
Replies: 41
Views: 3785

Re: Sunrises or Sunsets?

I see more sunrises than sunsets. *sigh* Damn school.

Sunsets win, though. They have the promise of looking at stars a few hours later...
by IronyandParadox
Wed Oct 29, 2008 5:30 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 3029480

Re: Postify your facerity

Guuuuuuys. I have pictures of me. *gasp* Spoiler'd for lots of pictures. In order that they were taken: http://i22.photobucket.com/albums/b324/escapedsanity/Me/CaitHanging.jpg Taken at a local school's playground. What...what sort of playground equipment *is* that? What in heaven and hell is an...
by IronyandParadox
Tue Oct 21, 2008 5:21 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Applications 2009
Replies: 49
Views: 4293

Re: Applications 2009

Ugh. I'm writing this as I take a quick break from freaking out over some of my college essays. *sigh* My parents have basically decided that the only thing that could possibly beat in state schools (I don't particularly want to go in state for various reasons) are ivies, so my list of colleges is.....
by IronyandParadox
Tue Oct 21, 2008 5:04 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Thesis Ideas
Replies: 17
Views: 1681

Re: Thesis Ideas

OOOH OOOH! Tip (learned from experience; I had to write a 25 page paper on a topic of my choice in 11th grade): don't pick a topic that makes you sound like a pretentious ass! My topic was something along the lines of "what factors influenced the great big boom of people founding magnet/charter...
by IronyandParadox
Wed Oct 15, 2008 10:13 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Colours and associations - a questionnaire
Replies: 66
Views: 6312

Re: Colours and associations - a questionnaire

Ooooh, this looks fun! black - paint, velvet white - companion, starch grey - blanket, clouds lavender - scented, sachet, bedroom blue - chilly, silk green - elf, brown yellow - halo, warmth orange - fireplace, tin soldiers red - strawberry, stain, blood pink - powderpuff, perfume, porcelain brown -...
by IronyandParadox
Mon Sep 08, 2008 12:38 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9217784

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

Half an hour doesn't make it a dead topic.
After all, we need to watch scrubs *sometime.*
by IronyandParadox
Sun Sep 07, 2008 10:14 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: What are you readioactive now(and other book related stuff)?
Replies: 1821
Views: 477546

Re: What are you readioactive now(and other book related stuff)?

I'm currently reading "People of the Book" by Geraldine Brooks, the lady who wrote "March" and "Year of Wonders." It was...well, I like it, but it's not one of my favorite books in the world so far. It's reminded me of some history that I needed to learn about, though. ...
by IronyandParadox
Sun Sep 07, 2008 10:05 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Recommend a book
Replies: 484
Views: 268629

Re: Recommend a book

Shadow of the Wind--Carlos Ruiz Zafon It's like a mystery-ish-love story-quest-ish-thing. It's bookish and thought provoking. And I think I love it with my whole heart and soul. Other than that, I'm not going to try to describe it. Oh, wait. It was originally written in spanish, but the english tran...
by IronyandParadox
Sun Sep 07, 2008 9:35 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1177874

Re: What are you listening to?

Sandry wrote:(snipsnip)
I love not reading this thread for a while, then going through it in a bunch, 'cause there are always a half dozen things people are listening to that are awesome, and it makes me smile.

I completely agree.

Stravinsky--Infernal Dance (from the Firebird)
by IronyandParadox
Sun Sep 07, 2008 9:28 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9217784

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

Ever since watching Lost 4 on the internet as i couldn't wait any longer for it ive become sucked into internet TV. Im now speedily working through Heroes. I just... can't... stop Oh god. Internet TV has lowered my gpa and sucked half of my life away... I've gone through house, heroes, and firefly....
by IronyandParadox
Sun Sep 07, 2008 6:17 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9217784

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

FT: Aesthetically, "diddle" is an extremely pretty word. (I'm thinking typographically here. For the love of god I don't mean for this to be turned into a sex joke.)
by IronyandParadox
Tue Sep 02, 2008 3:27 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 3029480

Re: Post yo' fehs

Ok. So I know I keep saying that I'm never gonna post a pic of myself because I hate my appearance and stuff like that, but I'm gonna go ahead and post one. I still hate the way I look, but sadly, this is probably the best pic I'm ever gonna get of myself. So, yea. Here's the things wrong with ...
by IronyandParadox
Mon Sep 01, 2008 5:38 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Myers-Briggs Psychological Testing
Replies: 270
Views: 109009

Re: Myers-Briggs Psychological Testing

INFJ, if I remember correctly. We took them in 9th grade.
Flaming I, slight N, moderate F, moderate J

The *really* terrifying thing? I'm exactly the same as my mother, even to the extent of how slight each letter is. *shudders*
by IronyandParadox
Mon Sep 01, 2008 5:33 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9217784

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

I just spent the last 5 minutes biting my right hand/placing my thumb and forefinger together and trying to move a muscle/trying to find random cool things my body can do. This feels like the time an SAT reading passage was about different facial expressions. If you looked around the room, you could...
by IronyandParadox
Mon Sep 01, 2008 5:13 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2810797

Re: Post yo' fess - Sponsored by the NBA

functionally_stupid wrote:Oh! Uh... carry on, then?

/tends to make passionate speeches at the drop of a hat


Hey, even though the speech was directed at Daeren Ryft, reading it helped others.
I just wanted to express some thanks. Yep. So, thank you for writing that out.
by IronyandParadox
Mon Sep 01, 2008 2:43 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Pretend to Be A Time Traveler Day - Now with (some) pics!
Replies: 195
Views: 24572

Re: Pretend to Be A Time Traveler Day - Now with (some) pics!

I desperately want to do this. I need to enlist the help of my friends, though... *starts planning* I wonder if this could be converted into a schoolwide event. We might be able to convince the administrators that it requires learning stuff, and if we planned it well it could coincide with homecomin...
by IronyandParadox
Mon Sep 01, 2008 1:59 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2810797

Re: Post yo' fess - Sponsored by the NBA

Confession: I oftentimes refrain from posting a confession that I really want to talk about because I'm worried that it will come across as trivial, attention seeking, and whiny. I feel that way, too. *shrugs* But, well, you've just said that you aren't attention seeking and whiny. So I think you'r...
by IronyandParadox
Sun Aug 31, 2008 9:30 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3481920

Re: Woman thread - NO HOMERS CLUB

Spoilered for quote pyramid. Alllllso can you fit two skirts on one skirt hanger? I prefer that. personally. I am intrigued by your weirding ways. Maybe I'm misunderstanding what the two of you said, but... I think she means by folding it in half and draping it over a standard hanger. Oh, heck n...
by IronyandParadox
Sun Aug 31, 2008 5:59 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3481920

Re: Woman thread - NO HOMERS CLUB

Alllllso can you fit two skirts on one skirt hanger? I prefer that. personally. I am intrigued by your weirding ways. Maybe I'm misunderstanding what the two of you said, but... I think she means by folding it in half and draping it over a standard hanger. Also, I know I've asked this before, but w...
by IronyandParadox
Sun Aug 31, 2008 5:43 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9217784

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

FT: I'm currently in a discussion with the most Tolkien-literate girl I've ever met--and yes, I realize there's a hint of sexism about that, but let it pass, please--in a discussion over whether or not the Washington Monument is in fact inhabited by Sauron. This conversation has either taken a turn...
by IronyandParadox
Fri Aug 29, 2008 7:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 3029480

Re: Post yo' fehs

*wavewave* My face. I think I like these "senior portrait" things.

*scoots out of sight*

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