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Old 12-05-2018, 08:47 AM
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In, little cold today with low 20's this morning. Expecting snow, sleet, and freezing rain this weekend. Boo.
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It was 16*F on my drive to work, to cold for Denver in December
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who else has a super busy year end at their job?
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sometimes we do, but usually it's pretty chill. reasonable people here plan for the fact that lots of people take extra time off, and we have a plant shutdown between christmas and new year's.
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big release for us was today. included a lot of new features. so the next couple weeks will be lax until 2019.1 needs to be released. then its crunch-time
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It was 16*F on my drive to work, to cold for Denver in December
Its Colorado though.... what do you expect?
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who else has a super busy year end at their job?
We will get some odd spurts the week before christmas where people fix another persons car as a gift but other wise its super slow from mid nov till just after valentines day in feb when tax season kicks in.
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Its Colorado though.... what do you expect?
I don't think you understand the state. Only a portion of the state are actually mountains...and denver isn't in the mountains...
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I don't think you understand the state. Only a portion of the state are actually mountains...and denver isn't in the mountains...
your still more north than me though more north=more cold
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sometimes we do, but usually it's pretty chill. reasonable people here plan for the fact that lots of people take extra time off, and we have a plant shutdown between christmas and new year's.
I wish my company did that. Its very difficult for me to take vacation in the months of December or January . I always have vacation left over but end up just carrying it over.

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We will get some odd spurts the week before christmas where people fix another persons car as a gift but other wise its super slow from mid nov till just after valentines day in feb when tax season kicks in.
everyone is broke from buying christmas gifts that they cant fix their cars.
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we close shop Christmas week. so we either take it unpaid or use PTO. I guess its kind of nice to have it off every year.
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we also don't have many holidays during the year, so it evens out. I like having a long break vs. more single days off, but the stretch between new year's and memorial day without a day off is rough. I usually plan a vacation during that stretch.
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your still more north than me though more north=more cold
typical southerner
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who else has a super busy year end at their job?
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your still more north than me though more north=more cold
Latitude is very relative.
I love this map, projecting US cities over a map of Europe and vice versa. Yes, this is accurate.
It puts my birthplace (let's just say Amsterdam) well into Canada, and Denver in the balmy south of Italy. Crazy.
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Pretty sure the earth is flat. I saw it on facebook.
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