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Old 12-31-2012, 08:12 PM   #1
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Old 12-31-2012, 08:18 PM   #2
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Best -- My father died, and left me some money which will make life much better for my wife and I, and our children.

Worst -- My father died.
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Old 12-31-2012, 08:20 PM   #3
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Best=I have my health and really great family!

Worst=My father-in-law passed away at age 90. He was a really great guy!

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Best- completed my 7th deployment and have a happy and healthy family.

Worst- Feels like I spend more time traveling on shore duty, compared to the last 7 years of sea duty.
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Old 12-31-2012, 08:54 PM   #5
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Best -- My father died, and left me some money which will make life much better for my wife and I, and our children.

Worst -- My father died.
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Best=I have my health and really great family!

Worst=My father-in-law passed away at age 90. He was a really great guy!

Sorry for both your losses.
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Old 12-31-2012, 08:58 PM   #6
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Best: I retired from the United States Army after 20 years of service.

Worst: I retired from the United States Army after 20 years of service.
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Old 12-31-2012, 09:26 PM   #7
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Best - bought a 2011 VY ZR1

Worst - a wonderful aunt lost her battle to lung cancer
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Best - Bought a new car in Feb and enjoy the mileage.

Worst - Had the country I love very much commit suicide re-electing the malignant, odious, despicable, POS parasitic disease known as Obama.
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Old 12-31-2012, 10:29 PM   #9
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Best- got my dream gun, an Armalite AR-10

Worst- Got fired from my dream job (Sierra Bullets)
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Old 12-31-2012, 10:37 PM   #10
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I really can't think of any "worse" things for me in 2012. Even this http://m.youtube.com/#/watch?v=1XhVO...%3D1XhVObV_1PE really wasn't all that bad in the end. Heck, the publicity was worth something...

Good (in no particular order):

I turned 50
My firm was named Broker/Dealer of the Year
I bought a S550 for my birthday present
My wife turned 50
I get to go to lunch with my 84-year old father almost every Friday
My niece got engaged
Added a few names to my "good friends" list
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Old 12-31-2012, 11:17 PM   #11
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Best - My son was born in Oct, first child. He is amazing, also got to give grandpa his first grandson. Life is good.

Worst- Umm yeah, I got nothing. Did I mention my baby boy?
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Old 12-31-2012, 11:18 PM   #12
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Best #1: My youngest daughter and her husband had their first child, a boy...my 3rd grandchild.

Best #2: I was fortunate enough to be able to buy an 8,000 mile practically new '06 Victory Red coupe. Best, most fun car I've ever had.

Worst: Watching my 93 year old mom become ever more frail and forgetful. Her overall health is remarkably good but still, time is taking its toll.
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Old 01-01-2013, 01:15 AM   #13
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Best - My son was born in Oct, first child. He is amazing, also got to give grandpa his first grandson. Life is good. :
Being a dad is the best thing I have EVER done, and I've done some cool things. Congratulations.
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Old 01-01-2013, 01:45 AM   #14
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Worst: I didn't get all my ducks in a row, and won't be going to school in January. I could blame the bureaucracy, but I knew the hurdles and I didn't jump them.

Best: I have to find a real, full-time job! I keep trying to convince myself that that's the upside.
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Best: We have a new grand baby coming in 2013....

Worst: My home air conditioner unit went out a few weeks before the transmission went out on my daily driver this summer in Houston.......


All is well today, thank the Lord.......
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Worst: mother diagnosed with cancer

Best: it should be just one surgery and it's all gone / over. Promotion at work was a plus too.
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Old 01-01-2013, 02:28 AM   #17
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Congratulations. Nothing else matters...life is good.
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Old 01-01-2013, 03:48 AM   #18
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Best: I retired from the United States Army after 20 years of service.

Worst: I retired from the United States Army after 20 years of service.
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Best - Bought a new car in Feb and enjoy the mileage.

Worst - Had the country I love very much commit suicide re-electing the malignant, odious, despicable, POS parasitic disease known as Obama.
Come on, tell us what you really think.
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Old 01-01-2013, 04:11 AM   #19
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Best- started looking at homes the beginning of the year.
Worst- Cancer, Losing the love of my life and medically getting worse are all kind of tied for me.
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Old 01-01-2013, 04:39 AM   #20
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Best- started looking at homes the beginning of the year.
Worst- Cancer, Losing the love of my life and medically getting worse are all kind of tied for me.

Good Lord, I am sorry. I certainly hope '13 is better for you!
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