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  • Dear Mods-Could use an OT day....

    I'm a furloughed Federal Employee. I've got a lot going on, could really use an OT day....
    And, because it's COTH...My young horse was good today. He's a little one sided so we've been working really hard on that!

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    I AGREE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    • #3
      Seconded!! We ARE coming up on Canadian Thanksgiving!!
      Founder of the I LOFF my worrywart TB clique!
      Official member of the "I Sing Silly Songs to My Animals!" Clique
      http://wilddiamondintherough.blogspot.ca/

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      • #4
        Dear Lord not OT! Not now, it would turn into such a political trainwreck it would be shut down immediately
        Originally posted by The Saddle
        Perhaps I need my flocking adjusted.

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        • #5
          I fear you are right, Rusty - unless the Mods put in a rule?
          Proud member of People Who Hate to Kill Wildlife clique

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          • #6
            Originally posted by rustbreeches View Post
            Dear Lord not OT! Not now, it would turn into such a political trainwreck it would be shut down immediately
            Really? I think most agree all are being asshats over there in DC.

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              #7
              Who cares if it gets volatile? Just keep it to one angry thread and let it be done.
              Also, twottudoc has it right- I mean, really, all of Capitol Hill is being stupid

              I've been working on getting the youngun horsie to strengthen his right side. Other than hacking mostly that way, doing Cavaletti on a circle to the right, any thoughts?

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              • #8
                No, no, no!

                But if we do, let's have a pool...how many end up banned? Pot goes to a horse related charity.

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                • #9
                  Originally posted by pinkpony321 View Post
                  Who cares if it gets volatile? Just keep it to one angry thread and let it be done.
                  Also, twottudoc has it right- I mean, really, all of Capitol Hill is being stupid

                  I've been working on getting the youngun horsie to strengthen his right side. Other than hacking mostly that way, doing Cavaletti on a circle to the right, any thoughts?
                  Yes, one angry thread and the rest can have fun. I need to talk about my roof.

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                  • #10
                    OT day arguments are only a problem if you can't walk away from something where people are being irrational. Really, it's just a discussion on the Internet, if it's getting you upset, go do something else or ignore the threads that make you angry. I do it allll the time . I have no need to "win" an argument with anyone, even the people in my own house, let alone people who are, mostly, strangers. Personally, I enjoy the OT day discussions, even the political ones...if it stops being fun or interesting, I go find some other way to entertain myself.

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                    • #11
                      Maybe a good angry thread would help people let off some steam.
                      America dialed 911. Donald Trump answered the phone.

                      Stop pumping money into colleges and start getting ready to earn money in the projected tradesman shortage of 2024. Make Trades Great Again!

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                      • #12
                        Originally posted by RubyTuesday View Post
                        Maybe a good angry thread would help people let off some steam.
                        I was plenty steamed when my roof started leaking

                        Sorry.

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                        • #13
                          I could not imagine how an off topic day would be a good idea right now. Yikes. I'm sure the moderators don't get paid enough for that...

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                          • #14
                            I think we need one also. i have to blow off some steam.
                            OTTB - Hurricane Denton - Kane - the big dog!
                            Tuggy - RIP 9/12/2016 - Wait for me at the bridge
                            Foster LolaMaria AKA LolaBean (Boxer)

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                            • #15
                              Originally posted by pinkpony321 View Post
                              Who cares if it gets volatile? Just keep it to one angry thread and let it be done.
                              Also, twottudoc has it right- I mean, really, all of Capitol Hill is being stupid

                              I've been working on getting the youngun horsie to strengthen his right side. Other than hacking mostly that way, doing Cavaletti on a circle to the right, any thoughts?
                              Try the um...Michigan State carrot stretches...Drs. Hilary Clayton and Narelle Stubbs - "Activate Your Horses Core"

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                              • #16
                                Another furloughed employee-was thinking the same thing!
                                Snobbington Hunt clique - Whoopee Wagon Fieldmaster
                                Bostonians, join us at- http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Boston_Equestrian
                                NYC Equestrians- http://sports.groups.yahoo.com/group/urbanequestrian/

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                                • #17
                                  Originally posted by pinkpony321 View Post
                                  I'm a furloughed Federal Employee. I've got a lot going on, could really use an OT day....
                                  And, because it's COTH...My young horse was good today. He's a little one sided so we've been working really hard on that!
                                  Originally posted by linquest View Post
                                  Another furloughed employee-was thinking the same thing!
                                  Did you PM the Moderator with your request?
                                  They don't read every thread ...

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                                  • #18
                                    Originally posted by linquest View Post
                                    Another furloughed employee-was thinking the same thing!
                                    Federal employees will probably get paid eventually....contractors probably not. It sucks all around.
                                    I wasn't always a Smurf
                                    Penmerryl's Sophie RIDSH
                                    "I ain't as good as I once was but I'm as good once as I ever was"
                                    The ignore list is my friend. It takes 2 to argue.

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                                    • #19
                                      I would love an OT day. October 14th!

                                      To keep this horse related: I was supposed to go see a clinic with Boyd Martin this week. He cancelled due to the fact he's flying to Holland. Darn it.
                                      You're trying to do something normal people wouldn't do because they're terrified they might fail. -Boyd Martin

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