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    Wow, that was close. Almost made it off the front page.

    Saved again.
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    Oh well. If you can't beat 'em... Join 'em.

    Does anyone have any good firehouse recipies they'd like to share?

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    2 minute noodles never go astray!
    Add contents to 200mL of boiling water
    cook for two minutes
    add flavouring
    "There are only two things that i know are infinite, the universe and human stupidity. And im not so sure about the former."

    For all the life of me, i cant see a firefighter going to hell. At least not for very long. We would end up putting out all the fires and annoying the devil too much.

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    I'd starve if I had to find something at home that measured in ml.
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    Default metric?

    PattyV. Lets mess with them and give measurments in centilitres.

    Quiz.

    What type of beverage is dispensed in 35.5cl containers? (in north america)

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    I'm one of those that just never caught on to the whole metric thing ... we switched over when I was at just the right age to not have yet learned everything needed about Imperial, so it was really hard to grasp learning the Metric Basically what I'm saying is I don't have a clear understanding of either HAHAHA!

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    Revised imperial units could have worked. I invented it.

    10 inches in a foot, 10 feet in a yard, 1000 yards in a mile.. Every single spedometer, measuring tape, and ruler in the world would have had to change..

    The big downfall...Going down the hiway at 20 mph just doesn't SOUND very good.

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    Default Re: Sigh...

    Originally posted by rualfire
    Oh well. If you can't beat 'em... Join 'em.

    Does anyone have any good firehouse recipies they'd like to share?
    Here's a little twist on chicken ceaser sald. Use Buffalo chicken strips and blue cheesse dressing instead. We do that at least once a month at "the house".
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    I once made the mistake of asking my grandfather how the old english money system worked. BIG MISTAKE!

    Some Americans got really concerend when i told them that the speed limits on our highways are between 90-110. Then they cottoned on to the fact that we go in km/h.

    beer over here is 37.5cL for a stubbie and 75cL for a long neck.
    "There are only two things that i know are infinite, the universe and human stupidity. And im not so sure about the former."

    For all the life of me, i cant see a firefighter going to hell. At least not for very long. We would end up putting out all the fires and annoying the devil too much.

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    Originally posted by PattyV

    beer over here is 37.5cL for a stubbie and 75cL for a long neck.

    You've still got stubbies?

    What comes in stubbies? VB?

    I haven't seen a stubby here since I was in school.
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    OMG I'd forgotten all about those LOL
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    Red Stripe still comes in a stubbie.
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    The only beer we have over here that is truly still a stubbie is VB but we call all bottles around the 375mL mark stubbies now. I suppose its the same as no matter what brand it is you still call 'cling wrap' 'Glad Wrap'.
    "There are only two things that i know are infinite, the universe and human stupidity. And im not so sure about the former."

    For all the life of me, i cant see a firefighter going to hell. At least not for very long. We would end up putting out all the fires and annoying the devil too much.

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    Anyone willing to go back and count how many times this thread has been hijacked?
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    "There are only two things that i know are infinite, the universe and human stupidity. And im not so sure about the former."

    For all the life of me, i cant see a firefighter going to hell. At least not for very long. We would end up putting out all the fires and annoying the devil too much.

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    Originally posted by PattyV
    Anyone willing to go back and count how many times this thread has been hijacked?
    No, because I like ice cream.


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    I see the wisdom in your thinking, i too like ice cream. I too have not gone back and counted. Coincidence? I think not.
    "There are only two things that i know are infinite, the universe and human stupidity. And im not so sure about the former."

    For all the life of me, i cant see a firefighter going to hell. At least not for very long. We would end up putting out all the fires and annoying the devil too much.

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    Why is that praying boy wearing pj's with little pink hearts?

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    Because his parents dont love him
    "There are only two things that i know are infinite, the universe and human stupidity. And im not so sure about the former."

    For all the life of me, i cant see a firefighter going to hell. At least not for very long. We would end up putting out all the fires and annoying the devil too much.

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