How Do You Distract Yourself...

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lawgirl99
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How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby lawgirl99 » Tue Jan 05, 2010 3:18 pm

from the admissions cycle waiting game? (Asides from TLS, of course)

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby holborn » Tue Jan 05, 2010 3:22 pm

I don't think TLS really counts as a distraction from the waiting. If anything, its chosing to focus on the waiting game rather than distracting yourself from it.

I've learned there is no way to distract myself, so I come in TLS and compulse.

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby 84Sunbird2000 » Tue Jan 05, 2010 3:22 pm

lawgirl99 wrote:How do you distract yourself....from the admissions cycle waiting game? (Asides from TLS, of course)


Haven't figured that one out yet. Was so desperate for new stuff that I briefly went to JDUnderground and XOXOhth at 2 am last night. Of course I left in fear and disgust very quickly.

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby manbearwig » Tue Jan 05, 2010 3:23 pm

julesm2200 wrote:I don't think TLS really counts as a distraction from the waiting. If anything, its chosing to focus on the waiting game rather than distracting yourself from it.

I've learned there is no way to distract myself, so I come in TLS and compulse.


+1

Especially because my school doesn't start up until the 24th, and I have nothing else to do. Ugh.

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby albusdumbledore » Tue Jan 05, 2010 3:24 pm

you have your girlfriend cheat on you when she's in hawaii...or at least thats what happened to me. :(

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby WhyBother? » Tue Jan 05, 2010 3:28 pm

albusdumbledore wrote:you have your girlfriend cheat on you when she's in hawaii...or at least thats what happened to me. :(


I'm sorry that happened to you :(

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby lawgirl99 » Tue Jan 05, 2010 3:31 pm

albusdumbledore wrote:you have your girlfriend cheat on you when she's in hawaii...or at least thats what happened to me. :(



Are you serious? What happened? That isn't the kind of distraction that would be helpful :(

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby S de Garmeaux » Tue Jan 05, 2010 3:31 pm

albusdumbledore wrote:you have your girlfriend cheat on you when she's in hawaii...or at least thats what happened to me. :(



sucks but super distracting

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby Helmholtz » Tue Jan 05, 2010 3:32 pm

I went to Hawaii.

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby lawgirl99 » Tue Jan 05, 2010 3:32 pm

WhyBother? wrote:
albusdumbledore wrote:you have your girlfriend cheat on you when she's in hawaii...or at least thats what happened to me. :(


I'm sorry that happened to you :(



I just have to say....the puppy in your 'tar is adorable. I have a lab...as you can probably tell by my avatar :)

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby albusdumbledore » Tue Jan 05, 2010 3:37 pm

lawgirl99 wrote:
albusdumbledore wrote:you have your girlfriend cheat on you when she's in hawaii...or at least thats what happened to me. :(



Are you serious? What happened? That isn't the kind of distraction that would be helpful :(


To make a long story short. I dropped her off at the airport. She went to hawaii for a week, then and was on vacation for two more after that. The dude she met in hawaii picked her up at the airport. It pretty much all around sucks, and has, for better or worse, been a significant distraction. But thanks for the support! I knew my TLS buddies would care lol.

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby S de Garmeaux » Tue Jan 05, 2010 3:39 pm

albusdumbledore wrote:
lawgirl99 wrote:
albusdumbledore wrote:you have your girlfriend cheat on you when she's in hawaii...or at least thats what happened to me. :(



Are you serious? What happened? That isn't the kind of distraction that would be helpful :(


To make a long story short. I dropped her off at the airport. She went to hawaii for a week, then and was on vacation for two more after that. The dude she met in hawaii picked her up at the airport. It pretty much all around sucks, and has, for better or worse, been a significant distraction. But thanks for the support! I knew my TLS buddies would care lol.



well, if you don't plan to try to get back together, selling any of her stuff that you have might make you feel a little better

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby albusdumbledore » Tue Jan 05, 2010 3:42 pm

sdegarmo wrote:
albusdumbledore wrote:
lawgirl99 wrote:
albusdumbledore wrote:you have your girlfriend cheat on you when she's in hawaii...or at least thats what happened to me. :(



Are you serious? What happened? That isn't the kind of distraction that would be helpful :(


To make a long story short. I dropped her off at the airport. She went to hawaii for a week, then and was on vacation for two more after that. The dude she met in hawaii picked her up at the airport. It pretty much all around sucks, and has, for better or worse, been a significant distraction. But thanks for the support! I knew my TLS buddies would care lol.



well, if you don't plan to try to get back together, selling any of her stuff that you have might make you feel a little better


thats an excellent thought...will definitely take that into consideration

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby omega_watts » Tue Jan 05, 2010 3:52 pm

Having a family is a very good thing during hurry-and-wait times. Kids dont give a crap about your OCD obsession with rankings, or acceptance letters, or status checker tools: they just want a snack dammnit!

So... if you dont have kids, arent about to give birth, and dont have siblings, borrow some rugrats from Walmart (borrowing is not the same as kidnapping).

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby bloodonthetracks » Tue Jan 05, 2010 4:01 pm

do lots of drugs

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby toolshed » Tue Jan 05, 2010 4:05 pm

Work. What the hell do you people do all day?

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby bloodonthetracks » Tue Jan 05, 2010 4:06 pm

toolshed wrote:Work. What the hell do you people do all day?


I'm at work right now. Still distracted.

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby lawgirl99 » Tue Jan 05, 2010 4:14 pm

bloodonthetracks wrote:
toolshed wrote:Work. What the hell do you people do all day?


I'm at work right now. Still distracted.



+1

I just signed up for a class at the local community college. Maybe that will help?

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby bloodonthetracks » Tue Jan 05, 2010 4:16 pm

lawgirl99 wrote:
bloodonthetracks wrote:
toolshed wrote:Work. What the hell do you people do all day?


I'm at work right now. Still distracted.



+1

I just signed up for a class at the local community college. Maybe that will help?


just...don't bring a...laptop

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby You Gotta Have Faith » Tue Jan 05, 2010 4:17 pm

lawgirl99 wrote:
bloodonthetracks wrote:
toolshed wrote:Work. What the hell do you people do all day?


I'm at work right now. Still distracted.



+1

I just signed up for a class at the local community college. Maybe that will help?



Haha, I actually did that last year while I was waiting on my cycle. Just a random, non-credit class I took for my own amusement.

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby lawgirl99 » Tue Jan 05, 2010 4:21 pm

bloodonthetracks wrote:
lawgirl99 wrote:
bloodonthetracks wrote:
toolshed wrote:Work. What the hell do you people do all day?


I'm at work right now. Still distracted.



+1

I just signed up for a class at the local community college. Maybe that will help?


just...don't bring a...laptop



haha good call. No status checker from 7:00-9:20pm T & Th :)

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby IHaveDietMoxie » Tue Jan 05, 2010 5:04 pm

law and order svu marathon

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby calicocat » Tue Jan 05, 2010 5:08 pm

Endless hours of the Office (skipping over Andy Bernard's Cornell references). Just kidding, I don't distract myself, I just sit on TLS obsessing over law school allllllll freaking day.

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby lawgirl99 » Tue Jan 05, 2010 5:32 pm

House and Arrested Development are my favorite :)

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Re: How Do You Distract Yourself...

Postby kalvano » Tue Jan 05, 2010 7:28 pm

sdegarmo wrote:
albusdumbledore wrote:
lawgirl99 wrote:
albusdumbledore wrote:you have your girlfriend cheat on you when she's in hawaii...or at least thats what happened to me. :(



Are you serious? What happened? That isn't the kind of distraction that would be helpful :(


To make a long story short. I dropped her off at the airport. She went to hawaii for a week, then and was on vacation for two more after that. The dude she met in hawaii picked her up at the airport. It pretty much all around sucks, and has, for better or worse, been a significant distraction. But thanks for the support! I knew my TLS buddies would care lol.



well, if you don't plan to try to get back together, selling any of her stuff that you have might make you feel a little better




I hope you have dirty pictures of her to email to her parents.




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