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Old Jan 9th 2013, 6:07 pm
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... you think swapping one of your children for a Ginsters seems like a good deal.
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Old Jan 9th 2013, 7:03 pm
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... you think taking home over half your dinner in a to-go box is perfectly normal.
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Old Jan 9th 2013, 7:05 pm
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Default Re: You know you've been in the US too long when...

When you think that the MLS Cup matters.
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Default Re: You know you've been in the US too long when...

Originally Posted by kimilseung
When you think that the MLS Cup matters.
When you think the Cascadia cup matters
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Default Re: You know you've been in the US too long when...

Originally Posted by lansbury
When you think the Cascadia cup matters



(it will matter next year)
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Default Re: You know you've been in the US too long when...

You sound like examples #1 & 2 on this link when pronouncing the word "dude."
http://www.forvo.com/word/dude/
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Default Re: You know you've been in the US too long when...

Originally Posted by Bink
... you think taking home over half your dinner in a to-go box is perfectly normal.
You actually eat it all instead of taking it home.
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Old Jan 9th 2013, 7:23 pm
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Default Re: You know you've been in the US too long when...

You relate distances in units of time, rather than length.

"How far away do you live"
"Oh, about 25 minutes"

When of course, I meant "Oh, about fifteen miles".
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Default Re: You know you've been in the US too long when...

Originally Posted by Lion in Winter
You actually eat it all instead of taking it home.
Ahh...
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Default Re: You know you've been in the US too long when...

Originally Posted by zargof
... you think swapping one of your children for a Ginsters seems like a good deal.
That ALWAYS seemed like a good deal.
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Old Jan 9th 2013, 7:32 pm
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Default Re: You know you've been in the US too long when...

You turn up your nose at beer below 8% alcohol declaring it to be "gnat's piss".
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Default Re: You know you've been in the US too long when...

Originally Posted by Nutek
That ALWAYS seemed like a good deal.
What type of filling are we talking about here...
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Old Jan 9th 2013, 7:34 pm
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Default Re: You know you've been in the US too long when...

Originally Posted by Nutek
That ALWAYS seemed like a good deal.
I guess that depends on your children.
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Default Re: You know you've been in the US too long when...

When a large group on a British Expats forum start arguing over 2nd Amendment rights.
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Default Re: You know you've been in the US too long when...

Originally Posted by lansbury
When a large group on a British Expats forum start arguing over 2nd Amendment rights.
Oh for ****'s sake, can't we turn that dead horse into glue?
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