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By gzt (Tue Aug 07, 2012 at 01:37:07 PM EST) gzt, neutrality, evolution, vaccination, global warming, escape (all tags)
so my boss got the jorb she interviewed for. good for her! this will leave this function in a bit of a lurch, but that is Somebody Else's Problem.

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Print Story I may have started an exodus.
By gzt (Thu Aug 02, 2012 at 03:58:08 PM EST) gzt, squats, escape, iowa, matlab, machine learning, is disparition even English? (all tags)
They may not be re-filling my position. My boss is interviewing for a new jorb on Monday. People in other areas are slowly becoming horrified as they realize I won't be around.

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Print Story The days are turning nerve-wracking
By gzt (Fri Feb 03, 2012 at 02:23:24 PM EST) gzt, sigh, chess, bs, escape (all tags)
A trickle is coming out of the schools I applied to, but no word yet. It seems they work through the submissions, perhaps, before sending out all the acceptances, and my record, though good, isn't good enough to be in the very first pile of unconditional admits.

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Print Story Free Association
By DullTrev (Thu May 03, 2007 at 06:29:45 AM EST) rambling, work, escape, doctor who, fun loving cowwqas. (all tags)

Just a little rambling.

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Print Story My life has gotten so boring
By georgeha (Tue Dec 12, 2006 at 07:59:28 AM EST) ho ho ho, sword of damocles, escape, SAD (all tags)
I can barely write a diary.

Plus, my young man's fantasies and realities have swapped, incoming mother in law, One Tolk over the line, and less.

Poll: Why can't I get into the holiday spirit?

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