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2012

Aug. 25, 2012, 7:11 a.m.
Posts: 6449
Joined: Nov. 19, 2002

2012 has been a pretty good year so far, much better than 2011.

-40+ days on the snowboard last winter
-bought a new vehicle on the first day of 2012
-around 30 days in the saddle so far, more to come this fall
-more money in the bank than ever before
-I've only worked 4 months of the year/I only have 4 weeks of work contracts left then FREEDOM!
-planning a trip to mexico for 4 weeks in November
-maybe a riding trip for a few weeks in the states before I leave for mexico?
-moved in to a nice 1bdrm suite a few months ago, perfect place for me

By comparison, in 2011 I had a bunch of crappy things happen:
-major car accident that should have killed me
-stupid cop had my car towed 75km from the accident scene because he thought I was drinking and wanted to "teach me a lesson", which cost me $1000 out of my pocket. I hope he felt like a jackass after I cleared a urine test.
-insurance didn't cover the accident so not only did pay $1k for the tow, but I had to pay the bank out for $5k I still owed on the vehicle, plus buy a new car :(
-girlfriend left me somewhere in there
-financial devastation after the police/insurance/ex-gf took me to the cleaners.
-all around not-so-great year.

Aug. 25, 2012, 10:25 a.m.
Posts: 3801
Joined: April 13, 2003

Every year is a great year. Don't sweat the petty stuff and don't pet the sweaty stuff.

:canada:

Aug. 25, 2012, 12:32 p.m.
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Joined: Dec. 12, 2007

it's only august, you guys.

Aug. 25, 2012, 12:50 p.m.
Posts: 8
Joined: Jan. 7, 2006

I'm a homeowner. Must be the end of the world.

Aug. 25, 2012, 2:21 p.m.
Posts: 3740
Joined: Nov. 19, 2002

2012 has been great, im looking forward to even greater things in 2013. the future looks good.

Aug. 25, 2012, 3:38 p.m.
Posts: 33676
Joined: Nov. 19, 2002

Basically I'll always remember 2012 as the year I drank the Kool-Aid..

Tastes good, doesn't it?

It is easy to dodge our responsibilities, but we cannot dodge the consequences of dodging our responsibilities.
- Josiah Stamp

Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
- H.G. Wells

Aug. 25, 2012, 6:15 p.m.
Posts: 15175
Joined: Nov. 20, 2002

skied more [HTML_REMOVED] did more than ever before, headed to spain next week for a bike tour … 2012 has been great

Aug. 25, 2012, 9:30 p.m.
Posts: 12817
Joined: Jan. 27, 2003

Tastes good, doesn't it?

What do you mean?

www.natooke.com

Aug. 25, 2012, 11:26 p.m.
Posts: 100
Joined: Dec. 2, 2010

I got married
We bought our First home
I snapped my femur like a carrot
What a roller coaster so far, and four months to go.

Beow Beow….. be be boew boew. boh boh. beow beow…… repeat:rave:

Aug. 26, 2012, 7:28 a.m.
Posts: 6104
Joined: June 14, 2008

I feel as if I am about to enter the age of aquarius and being flooded with enlightenment as I level up.

Well not really…and being on the verge of ww3 kinda sucks.
http://www.alt-market.com/articles/994-syria-and-iran-dominos-lead-to-world-war

Why tungsten and G-ot not jump on this…..

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