Friday OT - Worst Advice You've Ever Received
Page 1 of 8 12345 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 106
  1. #1
    square root(31) = 5.56776436
    Points: 505,489, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    Angie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    IA
    Posts
    17,778
    Points
    505,489
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 832
    Given: 3,448

    Friday OT - Worst Advice You've Ever Received

    What is the worst advice you have ever received? From whom? Did you take it and later discover it was terrible, or did you know it was bad immediately?


    M 7/09

  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 649,732, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 30.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    3TrueFans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    25,000
    Points
    649,732
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,552
    Given: 277

    Re: Friday OT - Worst Advice You've Ever Received

    "You should join Cyclonefanatic, you can just post a few times and it totally won't consume your life."



  3. #3
    square root(31) = 5.56776436
    Points: 505,489, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    Angie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    IA
    Posts
    17,778
    Points
    505,489
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 832
    Given: 3,448

    Re: Friday OT - Worst Advice You've Ever Received

    When I was about 10:

    "You have curly hair - you should really cut that short! You won't look at all like Bozo the Clown!"

    It took a year to fix that mistake.


    M 7/09

  4. #4
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 57,346, Level: 74
    Level completed: 20%, Points required for next Level: 1,204
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    cycloneG's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Off the grid
    Posts
    3,981
    Points
    57,346
    Level
    74
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 228
    Given: 47

    Re: Friday OT - Worst Advice You've Ever Received

    "You should drink that second monster margarita. You need more t-shirts."


    I don't think I'm alone when I say I'd like to see more and more planets fall under the ruthless domination of our solar system.

  5. #5
    Pro
    Points: 53,519, Level: 71
    Level completed: 65%, Points required for next Level: 531
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    MeanDean's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Clarence IA-Jensen Bch FL
    Posts
    3,125
    Points
    53,519
    Level
    71
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 414
    Given: 629

    Re: Friday OT - Worst Advice You've Ever Received

    Wasn't really advise, but one time a co-worker told a really lame and old joke. I didn't laugh. Co-worker then proceeded to tell me I didn't have a sense of humor.

    For some reason the more I thought about it, the more it ****** me off. I don't even remember WHO it was now - but I remember thinking then -that that is one of the worst things a person ever said to me.


    No matter what, I could NEVER cheer for Dirt and Urine.

  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 53,519, Level: 71
    Level completed: 65%, Points required for next Level: 531
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    MeanDean's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Clarence IA-Jensen Bch FL
    Posts
    3,125
    Points
    53,519
    Level
    71
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 414
    Given: 629

    Re: Friday OT - Worst Advice You've Ever Received

    How about, "Take ISU and the points - no way Baylor covers the spread."


    No matter what, I could NEVER cheer for Dirt and Urine.

  7. #7
    Rookie
    Points: 12,931, Level: 34
    Level completed: 41%, Points required for next Level: 419
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran10000 Experience Points
    Alswelk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Location
    Overland Park, KS
    Posts
    365
    Points
    12,931
    Level
    34
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 10
    Given: 11

    Re: Friday OT - Worst Advice You've Ever Received

    "There's no way ISU will lose to Drake"



  8. #8
    Pro
    Points: 38,905, Level: 60
    Level completed: 88%, Points required for next Level: 145
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    Cyclonin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Dallas, TX
    Posts
    2,176
    Points
    38,905
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 372
    Given: 1,443

    Re: Friday OT - Worst Advice You've Ever Received

    Quote Originally Posted by Alswelk View Post
    "There's no way ISU will lose to Drake"
    Oh this is great. I told my buddy this the year Royce and Co lost. He bet a pretty penny on it and was not too pleased with me.



  9. #9
    Pro
    Points: 52,141, Level: 70
    Level completed: 71%, Points required for next Level: 409
    Overall activity: 28.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CYCLNST8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Urbandale
    Posts
    2,744
    Points
    52,141
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 543
    Given: 760

    Re: Friday OT - Worst Advice You've Ever Received

    If you liked "Gladiator" you'll love "300."




  10. #10
    Pro
    Points: 34,531, Level: 57
    Level completed: 24%, Points required for next Level: 919
    Overall activity: 20.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    JohnnyFive's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    2,462
    Points
    34,531
    Level
    57
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 300
    Given: 256

    Re: Friday OT - Worst Advice You've Ever Received

    "Go for it. It's only a rumor. Worst case scenario you have to use that special shampoo for a couple of weeks. It'll be worth it."



  11. #11
    Rookie
    Points: 10,801, Level: 31
    Level completed: 36%, Points required for next Level: 449
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha, NE
    Posts
    475
    Points
    10,801
    Level
    31
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 17
    Given: 2

    Re: Friday OT - Worst Advice You've Ever Received

    In before the "You should get married" posts.



  12. #12
    Pro
    Points: 52,141, Level: 70
    Level completed: 71%, Points required for next Level: 409
    Overall activity: 28.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CYCLNST8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Urbandale
    Posts
    2,744
    Points
    52,141
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 543
    Given: 760

    Re: Friday OT - Worst Advice You've Ever Received

    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post

    "You have curly hair - you should really cut that short! You won't look at all like Bozo the Clown!"
    For what it's worth Angie, I think curly hair rox. The Jennifer Aniston look is getting a little old...




  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 155,169, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    theantiAIRBHG's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Location
    Hiawatha, IA
    Posts
    8,440
    Points
    155,169
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,187
    Given: 1,126

    Re: Friday OT - Worst Advice You've Ever Received

    Her? Nah, go for it. Just because she's the wrestling team manager doesn't mean she's slept with the entire team.



    Follow me on Twitter: @theantiAIRBHG

  14. #14
    Pro
    Points: 38,905, Level: 60
    Level completed: 88%, Points required for next Level: 145
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    Cyclonin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Dallas, TX
    Posts
    2,176
    Points
    38,905
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 372
    Given: 1,443

    Re: Friday OT - Worst Advice You've Ever Received

    "You go first"



  15. #15
    square root(31) = 5.56776436
    Points: 505,489, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    Angie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    IA
    Posts
    17,778
    Points
    505,489
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 832
    Given: 3,448

    Re: Friday OT - Worst Advice You've Ever Received

    Quote Originally Posted by CYCLNST8 View Post
    For what it's worth Angie, I think curly hair rox. The Jennifer Aniston look is getting a little old...
    Thanks. I figure I can't fight nature, so just embrace the ringlets. It's so terrible on hair to use all of the flat irons and such every single day, and plus curls are unique these days!


    M 7/09

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Mediacom 22
  • HOOPS: Iowa State vs. Drake
  • December 20, 2014
  • 04:00 PM