They say you learn something new every day...

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  1. DogSiDaed profile image54
    DogSiDaedposted 8 years ago

    So what have you learnt today? smile

    1. nyliram profile image53
      nyliramposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      How to control my temper, when a stupid woman with a pile of kids, first tries to back into me. Then tries to head me off at the Checkout. (She then drops a tray of eggs ) Tells me I am paying for them. Told her where to go, get to another Store and the big horrible looking thing has pinched my park. The one I had been eyeing up for ages, waiting for the traffic to abate to get in there.  Christmas I am over the whole Commerciality.

  2. dyonder profile image74
    dyonderposted 8 years ago

    Patience - an ongoing lesson. Just when I think I get, arrrgghhh

  3. dejajolie profile image53
    dejajolieposted 8 years ago

    If you think it can't get worst, you probably lack imagination.

  4. DogSiDaed profile image54
    DogSiDaedposted 8 years ago

    Beaut. I learnt the true meaning of 'going postal', and that Mike Patton is in Mr Bungle.

    More mundane, but nevertheless interesting tongue

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      Justine76posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      your welcome
      I learned I have friends. smile

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    Smooth as Silkposted 8 years ago

    Hmmm....It's only 10:30 in the morning, but I've already learned that there really isn't any stress if you don't give a shit.  Does that count?  lol

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    Poppa Bluesposted 8 years ago

    I think that's more a goal rather than a fact.

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    Smooth as Silkposted 8 years ago

    Ok how about this then.  I was quickly reminded this morning that drinking way too much Jack Daniels makes you feel like shit in the morning.

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      Poppa Bluesposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Ah you see you were REMINDED, it's something you obviously already knew but decided to ignore! Still it seemed like a good idea at the time, right? wink

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      Justine76posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      not if you have some more

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        Smooth as Silkposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        You're right!  I just did a couple shots, and now I'm ready to go.

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          Justine76posted 8 years agoin reply to this

          smile

  8. Mike Rogers profile image55
    Mike Rogersposted 8 years ago

    That cookies make an awesome breakfast wink

  9. ngureco profile image81
    ngurecoposted 8 years ago

    I have learnt that nobody knows who first said the quote, "you learn something new everyday”.

  10. manlypoetryman profile image76
    manlypoetrymanposted 8 years ago

    I had a boss once who always liked to say "You learn something new everyday...and sometimes at night!" hmm

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    ralwusposted 8 years ago

    I learned this morning that Hubpages was fuccked up with glitches and I had to return to redo all my comments on hubs, can't remember them all. grrrr

  12. docrehab profile image57
    docrehabposted 8 years ago

    I learned more stuffs about SEO

    1. atil profile image55
      atilposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      "stuffs" is good to know.

  13. elayne001 profile image83
    elayne001posted 8 years ago

    I learned that my granddaughter can't handle the sight of blood. She cut her finger on a cookie cutter and fainted and hit her head on the wall. Who knew. Now she is resting with a bump on her head.

  14. double_frick profile image60
    double_frickposted 8 years ago

    coconut oil kills flu virus! <3

  15. yoshi97 profile image65
    yoshi97posted 8 years ago

    I learned we often misjudge those we take the least time to understand ...

  16. Colebabie profile image58
    Colebabieposted 8 years ago

    I didn't know a Koala wasn't a bear. Thanks earnest! smile

    1. nyliram profile image53
      nyliramposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      What is it then. Its Australian I just live accross the ditch and I thought it was a Bear. Hope its not a snake or a dragon.

  17. itech profile image76
    itechposted 8 years ago

    Keep Patience

  18. Lita C. Malicdem profile image61
    Lita C. Malicdemposted 8 years ago

    I learned very recently that no matter how careful you are with yourself, things beyond our control happen when you least expect them.

    Last December 20, a Sunday, I was singing with my parish choir for the midnight mass when my left arm grew prickly numb. I thought of finishing the song but a sort of electric current crawled from my arm up to my left chest.  I decided to stop, took a seat, and massaged my arm, not wanting to stir attention.

    But the sensation was there, very intimidating. For a split seconds I panicked, but somehow I was relieved by my fellow choir members after the song. After a good rest, I proceeded home, but the attack came again before we even reached the church door.

    I landed in our local hospital. For the first time, I learned I have non-specific heart condition- heart not bad but not also good. I'm just lucky I was with friends in church. Take care fellow hubbers! Merry Christmas!

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    Ghost32posted 8 years ago

    I learned today that the earthbag walls I restacked after the last near-hurricane winds are a lot sturdier.  At least they seem to be holding up so far, and those winds today/tonight are sumpin' else! big_smile

 
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