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  1. halon

    halon hakuna matata VIP Member

    I'm not a fan of Reese Cups. Or peanut butter for that matter. However, I have been taking peanut butter sandwiches to work for lunch. Figure that one out.

    And know for something completely different...

    If you have an Amazon Prime account and a PS3, Amazon Instant Video has magically appeared on the Cross-Media Bar.

  2. HanSolo

    HanSolo Well-Known Member

    No. I was wondering about that. My sister loved the book and lent it to me; I started reading it, but was really bored with it by about 15% in so I stopped. I had the feeling that the author was just trying to tug heart strings (9/11), and the key just didn't keep my interest.

    But it's pretty good?
  3. BabyBlues

    BabyBlues Trouble Just Finds Me! VIP Member

    Put them in the freezer in a box of something that no one else likes :D
  4. HanSolo

    HanSolo Well-Known Member

    I hate Reese cups with a passion. I could be starving to death and have only Reese cups in the house, and I would rather just wait. Or die.

    Rolos, on the other hand, are absolutely wonderful.
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  5. BabyBlues

    BabyBlues Trouble Just Finds Me! VIP Member

    That is certainly an odd thing.

    Wow. Thats a strong feeling
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  6. halon

    halon hakuna matata VIP Member

    It is good. Great story about a kid finding himself and overcoming his fears. But you are right about tugging the heart strings.
  7. breadnatty08

    breadnatty08 pain rustique VIP Member

    Anyone who hates on Reeses must love kicking puppies! :eek:;)
    And who loves Rolos? What are you, 60? :confused:
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  8. Stigy

    Stigy Some say... VIP Member

    I love Rolo's and Reese's.

    BUT my favorite are Cadbury eggs and its the perfect time of year for those. My girlfriend had her first one the other day - she loves them now.
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  9. HanSolo

    HanSolo Well-Known Member

  10. halon

    halon hakuna matata VIP Member

    Rolos and Caramello :)
  11. The_Chief

    The_Chief Accept no imitations! Moderator

    Ha! Reminds me of another fine Navy story:

    We used to have a mobile pizza van come along the pier, selling Sailors pizzas (because the food was so... well... not pizza). Problem was, once everyone saw you had a pizza, they all wanted a slice.

    I would come back aboard to the usual "Oh, you have pizza, huh?" hinting for a slice: of course, once you give one slice away, you give it ALL away. SO....

    I would, without even opening the box, reply "Sure! You want a slice? I hope you like anchovies!"

    They would wince and say "never mind..." and keep walking.

    Of course, I can't stand anchovies - and I wasn't technically LYING since I never actually said MY pizza had anchovies on it - but I got to eat the whole thing by myself every time :D
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  12. halon

    halon hakuna matata VIP Member

  13. HanSolo

    HanSolo Well-Known Member

    No, not puppies!


    I've never had one. For some reason, I imagine that as soon as I bite into it, I'll get some gross goo all over my chin. Not appealing.

    Besides, it's impossible for a rabbit to lay eggs. I have never seen so many pagan symbols of fertility used to market a candy in my entire life!
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  14. jmar

    jmar Nexican VIP Member

    I love Reese's and cannot believe that anyone would hate candy with such conviction. Shame on you's some hard candy...(sticks out hand to offer):rolleyes: lol
  15. Unforgiven

    Unforgiven -.. --- - / -.. .- ... .... Moderator

    Peanut Butter cups were one part of this creation I made for Thanksgiving, but this is an entire taste bud overload. And it was a sugar high for Evan's preschool class.:D:D:D

  16. BabyBlues

    BabyBlues Trouble Just Finds Me! VIP Member

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  17. Stigy

    Stigy Some say... VIP Member

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  18. MSUgEEk

    MSUgEEk Well-Known Member

    +1 on everything in that post! Rolo's are great but Cadbury Eggs are the best of all!
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  19. breadnatty08

    breadnatty08 pain rustique VIP Member

    Ugh, this is what I get for filing taxes this late. We're still trying to figure out whether to file jointly or separately (first year being married). Apparently TurboTax isn't letting my put in student loan interest if we file separately. Still waiting to hear from my tax genius dad on what to do (he seriously used to work at H&R Block for fun during tax season, he's that much of a math nerd).

    Also, I attempted some more Android skills today at lunch. A woman was trying to transfer pics from her SD Card enabled flash drive to her Mac. Wasn't working and asked me for help. After some grumbles under my breath, I tried to see what I could do. I have no idea how Mac OS works and especially its file manager but it looked like her flash drive was busted. So I plugged the card into my Prime, pulled up the photos no problem. Dropped them on her alternate flash drive in a few seconds. However, when she put the drive back into her Mac, no luck. Ah well, I tried to help someone out.
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  20. breadnatty08

    breadnatty08 pain rustique VIP Member

    Alright on the candy front, I'm pretty traditional. I'll always go for a Snickers if its solo (though Baby Ruths are another fav.). But if you can't handle the epic combination of chocolate and peanut butter, this sums it up:
  21. jmar

    jmar Nexican VIP Member

    I love that you call it Prime.

    @Han: sorry I offered you hard candy. You can dislike whatever you choose. I just have a Reese's fetish.;)
  22. IHateMyTreo

    IHateMyTreo Well-Known Member

    Rolo's and THIS

  23. BabyBlues

    BabyBlues Trouble Just Finds Me! VIP Member

    I really like Skor bars. Mmm toffee.
  24. Stigy

    Stigy Some say... VIP Member

  25. breadnatty08

    breadnatty08 pain rustique VIP Member

    Always love the crunchy/salty component with a candy bar. Don't eat sweets too often (I know, I'm an educated pastry cook, shut up), but I like balance of salt/sweet whenever I do.

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