Top/Bottom 5 of 2004

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  1. jimnyc
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    Top 5

    1- My son turning 4
    2- GWB re-elected to 2nd term
    3- Landing the consulting gig I've been doing for past 8 months
    4- Trip to Atlantic City (what happens in AC stays in AC!)
    5- Seeing my entire family over Christmas holiday

    Bottom 5

    1- American lives lost in Iraq
    2- Likely hundreds of thousands of deaths in Asia from tsunami
    3- 3 of my lizards died
    4- 2 words - ASS SURGERY!
    5- Death of Ronald Reagan
     
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    they say the same about las vegas and australia, i have to check atlantic city out someday :teeth:

    happy new year jimmy,thanks again for a great site. i'll miss it greatly when i'm out to sea most of the year
     
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    Top 5:
    1. My kids have been happy and healthy
    2. Potty training worked, YAY!!
    3. Found this site and made so many new and wonderful friends
    4. Got a job with some great people
    5. President Bush won re-election

    Bottom 5:
    1. Transmission went out in my car :(
    2. marriage
    3. Depression and Anxiety
    4. The liberals and media
    5.
     
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    Top 5:
    1- Haven't got killed in a fire or accident on the ship yet.
    2- Another year closer to out of the Navy and back into school.
    3- Discovering USMB and meeting great people/Abandoning the liberal programming and finding common sense conservatism
    4- Pres. Bush getting reupped
    5- Opening my heart and soul to Jesus.

    Bottom 5:
    1- Nearly got killed in a fire on the ship.
    2- Depression/being lonely
    3- No girlfriend.
    4- 3 more years left in the Navy
    5- Lots of needless death this year- genocide, tsunami, AIDS...
     
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    The same to you, NA! Please stay safe while your away! -Jim
     
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    1. Wife got a clean bill of health (after a heart attack last Nov)
    2. Promotion at work
    3. Got to play bass guitar in a real band
    4. Daughter started 5th grade
    5. Got an X Box

    Bottom 5
    1. Wife and mom apparently don't get along too well
    2. Friends died in Iraq
    3. Christine Gregorie stole the governor's race
    4. Can't think of anything else!
     
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    Gop_Jeff, I hope your wife never has another heart attack again... yikes, you both are still quite young anyway right?...
     
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    She was 31 at the time, she just turned 33 today. I think she'll be fine, though for a while she had quite a bit of pain.
     
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    no particular order...

    Top 5:
    1. Got a job I enjoy
    2. Completely dodged snow in Ohio
    3. New car (see bottom #2)
    4. Became an Uncle, again
    5. Vegas

    chronological order...

    Bottom 5:
    1. Grandfather died
    2. Car accident
    3. Hurricane Charley
    4. Hurricane Francis
    5. Hurricane Jeanne
     
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    Top 5:
    1. Finished writing a script that I consider to be the best thing I've written.
    2. Met a few really cool people.
    3. Turned 21.
    4. Got to see all of my brothers and sister in NJ, even Jeff who I haven't seen in like 2 years.
    5. Christmas trip to NYC (thanks to Janeen and Eric!!!)

    Bottom 5:
    1. Hurricane Charley
    2. No job.
    3. Sort of came to that realization that I can never really "go home" again, if you see what I mean. Basically, I realized I was growing up, and it sucks.
    4. Gained too much weight.
    5. I dunno, it wasn't a big year for bad things, at least not for me.
     

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