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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Quote Originally Posted by DandyCyclone View Post
    I can easily function on 6 hours of sleep a night but my wife needs like 9 hours and she'll still say she's tired the next morning.
    Same here...not looking forward to parenthood.



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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Just saw a ad for iowa on cyclonefanatic


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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Quote Originally Posted by cowgirl836 View Post
    my boss's 7 week old is colicky and eats every two hours on the dot. And takes nearly two hours to eat and all that jazz. That is sticking in my head more this week than the sleep little cutie pie..........eventually the cuteness will win out, but right now I'm like HOW DO YOU SURVIVE THAT?!
    It's like calving season (I'm sure you know the process). Sleep in the living room recliner, wake up every hour or so (and let's say this 2 AM), look at the blizzard raging outside, curse while putting your coveralls on, go outside and find 5 cows calving, watch 3 get their calves out no problem, notice the other two are going to need help, get all 5 cows and the 3 calves inside the shed, get the two others locked in a head gate, get the come along, pull the two calves out, make sure they suck, go back inside, look at clock that now says 4 AM, sleep knowing you get to do the same thing in another hour. Funny thing is, I wouldn't trade it for anything.



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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Quote Originally Posted by bigdaddykane View Post
    Just saw a ad for iowa on cyclonefanatic
    Jeremy Lind is a sellout! That was a brilliant thread while it lasted.



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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Quote Originally Posted by DandyCyclone View Post
    I can easily function on 6 hours of sleep a night but my wife needs like 9 hours and she'll still say she's tired the next morning.
    There is actually such thing as too much sleep. I think for an adult anything after 8 hours actually starts to negatively effect you and make you more tired throughout the day.



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    Had a cop cut me off today on the road. Karma is a *****, he'll get pulled over. -_-


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    Quote Originally Posted by cyrocksmypants View Post
    There is actually such thing as too much sleep. I think for an adult anything after 8 hours actually starts to negatively effect you and make you more tired throughout the day.
    I have said this too but she asked her doctor about over-sleeping while she was at her check-up and the doc said it was perfectly fine.



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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Quote Originally Posted by ItsCyence View Post
    It's like calving season (I'm sure you know the process). Sleep in the living room recliner, wake up every hour or so (and let's say this 2 AM), look at the blizzard raging outside, curse while putting your coveralls on, go outside and find 5 cows calving, watch 3 get their calves out no problem, notice the other two are going to need help, get all 5 cows and the 3 calves inside the shed, get the two others locked in a head gate, get the come along, pull the two calves out, make sure they suck, go back inside, look at clock that now says 4 AM, sleep knowing you get to do the same thing in another hour. Funny thing is, I wouldn't trade it for anything.

    I know how it is from the beef side, but I've never experienced it since we calve year round for dairy. Plus they are already in a close-up barn so no moving/extra work required unless there's trouble. So a few nights of hanging around late, but not the days on end thing like that. Or weeks for a human baby. And I do think I could survive it - I wonder how the hell it works once you go back to work. How do you not just conk out?


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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Quote Originally Posted by DandyCyclone View Post
    I have said this too but she asked her doctor about over-sleeping while she was at her check-up and the doc said it was perfectly fine.

    She told you the doc said it was perfectly fine....I think you mean....





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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Quote Originally Posted by cowgirl836 View Post
    I know how it is from the beef side, but I've never experienced it since we calve year round for dairy. Plus they are already in a close-up barn so no moving/extra work required unless there's trouble. So a few nights of hanging around late, but not the days on end thing like that. Or weeks for a human baby. And I do think I could survive it - I wonder how the hell it works once you go back to work. How do you not just conk out?
    It sure is tough during the school year since I do it during spring break (SDSU has it at the beginning of march) and on weekends. My grandpa will be 73 and still gets up before me, even when I'm there to do it. I guess it's just hard wired into his system completely. When I get back to SDSU on Sunday evening, I just sleep until the morning.



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    Quote Originally Posted by 00clone View Post
    She told you the doc said it was perfectly fine....I think you mean....
    00 nailed that one on the head. Sounds like someone feeding you full of crap so she can sleep in more!



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    Lone Survivor is such a roller coaster of emotions. First you are laughing, then you are serious, then you feel alll sad and depressed inside, then finally, you feel like you could run through anything for this country.

    Such an incredible story.


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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Quote Originally Posted by DandyCyclone View Post
    I have said this too but she asked her doctor about over-sleeping while she was at her check-up and the doc said it was perfectly fine.
    http://www.cnn.com/2013/11/05/health...leep-too-much/

    Though most articles say 7-9 hours is optimal, so she's technically still in line, but teetering on the edge.



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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    So perhaps I'm watching Project X for the first time and perhaps I am intoxiciated but this movie is insane



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    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonespiker33 View Post
    So perhaps I'm watching Project X for the first time and perhaps I am intoxiciated but this movie is insane
    Great movie, save to say I have never been to a party that insane.


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