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7 years ago @ The Toast - Jobs I Have Had · 4 replies · +194 points

The job where a colleague whom I had met maybe one other time for six minutes said, "Can I ask you something?" and when I said yes, he inquired, "Your nose... does it always sweat like that?"

8 years ago @ The Toast - David Beckham, Sexiest... · 0 replies · +64 points


8 years ago @ The Toast - Paintings Where The Su... · 4 replies · +8 points

Painting #4 is clearly Chris Martin from Coldplay, and you can't convince me otherwise.

8 years ago @ The Toast - The 20 Best Pok√©mon, ... · 1 reply · +4 points

Agreed. How can Dirthorse be #1 if we're not allowed to know what it looks like?

8 years ago @ The Toast - Cocktail Hour: Open Th... · 1 reply · +6 points

I, too, am [transplanted] here in Rochester... I think an important question to start the ball rolling is... Coffee or Booze??

PaisleyLo and I are also museum ladies with very interesting jobs, in case that adds to our appeal. Also we really love Channing Tatum, so this meet-up may just devolve into us doing a dramatic reading of Mallory's "If Foxcatcher Were About Catching Foxes" script.

8 years ago @ The Toast - Classic TV Shows Descr... · 0 replies · +48 points

Iron Chef

"I'll take over grilling duties if it storms today," she smiled kindly at the toque-wearing robot.

8 years ago @ The Toast - Link Roundup! · 0 replies · +4 points

I feel your pain! My school had the geography bee too, and I'm not sure why we couldn't have both...!

8 years ago @ The Toast - A Conversation Between... · 0 replies · +16 points

Two Monks reincarnated.

8 years ago @ The Toast - Link Roundup · 3 replies · +16 points

What *I* learned from the "Kindle Covers Disasters" post -- there is a Cat Writers' Association.

8 years ago @ The Toast - Link Roundup! · 0 replies · +8 points

It must mostly be a self-preservation [ha] thing, because there are so many people out there who don't know what professionals in the information sciences field do [many librarian friends have family members who think that they *sit and read* all day] , so hearing the terms appropriated for other usage kind of perpetuates confusion.

As historianon said, "particular profession things!" Amirite?