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Re2: You know you're a geek when...

by blakem (Monsignor)
on Feb 19, 2002 at 19:08 UTC ( #146425=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: You know you're a geek when...
in thread You know you're a geek when...

*chuckle* or what if she had typed:
"Sorry, I just accepted another proposal yesterday..."
;-P

But seriously, congratulations.

-Blake

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[ambrus]: wait. I understand no wife and children, but how do you not have to pay for a house?
[hippo]: I had a low-paid job about 20 years ago and seriously considered going down to a 3-day week. Would have worked 60% of the time for about 80% of the cash.
[Corion]: ambrus: Well, I pay rent, but don't own a house with variable/ unforeseeable costs
[hippo]: The thesholds/benefits balance at the time was nuts.
[hippo]: But that doesn't last because, you know ... politicians. :(
[Corion]: hippo: Yeah, if you still get enough money to get by and don't have expensive hobbies or other fixed costs that can work out well
[ambrus]: ah good. I pay only rent too. but that still costs significant money.
[Corion]: ambrus: Yes, but that is already budgeted for

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