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Dec 14, 2012 beaugirl commented on Members of the Local NRA Respond to Today's Elementary School Shooting.
"Police stations. Again, never happens."

How about coffee shops with 4 armed police officers? No one got killed there, right? Oh wait...
Dec 11, 2012 beaugirl commented on Because the Internet Is the Place for Doctoring.
I had something like this 2 weeks ago. I was weak & achy all over like I had a virus, but no other symptoms, other than what seemed like a minor sinus headache. It went away after about 2-3 days.
Dec 7, 2012 beaugirl commented on Have You Ever Thrown a Drink in Someone's Face?.
On summer break from my uber-liberal college, I went to Boston to visit my boyfriend. We went to a party at his best friend's house, who I had never met before. I had several beers, and the best friend kept making racist comments about various people on TV (so turn off the fucking TV, right?). I'd had enough, and was appalled that my boyfriend was friends with this guy, and impulsively threw my beer in his face. My boyfriend immediately excused us from the party and we went home.
Nov 16, 2012 beaugirl commented on Holy Crap.
Kudos to the mom for calling it in. That would be a tough realization to come to about your own child - I'm sure a lot of folks would convince themselves it wasn't true until it was too late.
Oct 1, 2012 beaugirl commented on Not Very Rapid.
Agreed. I asked the Metro rep handing out pamphlets last week at one of the downtown stops how the D line was going to be faster than a 15E or 18E (I could take either) during peak hours given that the Rapid Ride has more stops. He said it wouldn't necessarily be faster, but with better service (more buses). But every 10 minutes doesn't sound like more to me (I leave work downtown around 5pm), so I guess it's just slower. Bleh.
Aug 9, 2012 beaugirl commented on Dubai Wants to Build an Underwater Hotel.
What could possibly go wrong?
Dec 20, 2011 beaugirl commented on Pharmacists Don't Want Teenage Girls Practicing Safe Sex, Either.
@9, I disagree. I've heard "safe sex" refer to both of those things (like "using protection"). In fact, way back when I was a teenager, "safe sex" usually referred to contraception.
Oct 12, 2011 beaugirl commented on 21st Century Skillz.
1. Reply vs. Reply all
2. Respect for others
3. Use of
4. I second farming @9