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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby Lt. Commander Data » Thu May 12, 2016 11:19 pm

TA3001 wrote:I hate using a pencil as well. Obviously you can erase the writing if you don't like what's there. But I feel like a young kid using a pencil. I'm also picky about the colour of pens. I prefer blue over anything. Red etc, is annoying to use.

At least I didn't have to use the aforementioned to post this


Lol, speaking of pens and pencils (I prefer the former as well), I never actually received a 'pen license' from any of my teachers. I don't know what other people's experiences are, but at my primary school (Heathfield Primary) you had to prve to your teacher that you were neat enough to get a pen. I never did this (my handwriting is terrible), so never got a pen license. In year 6 I started using a pen anyway, so I like to think of myself as an illegal pen user. :lol: Black is my favorite pen colour, I don't really like blue.

Look at us all here, talking about pens. :roll:
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby Hawkeye » Fri May 13, 2016 12:01 am

Damn, that brings back memories... I remember back in years 4/5, I had to prove to the teacher I was neat enough in order to use a pen. And quite surprisingly, I was the first one to get my license haha! And speaking of pen colours, I can't stand writing in anything but blue or black, especially red! I gotta report you to the cops for using a pen without your license now :lol:
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby eddy » Thu Jun 02, 2016 2:50 pm

Got my motorbike L
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby TA3001 » Mon Jun 06, 2016 12:02 am

Catching a couple of high floor vehicles on a weekend in 2016.
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby Lt. Commander Data » Sun Jun 12, 2016 12:41 pm

My new camera and it's amazing shots.

And riding bus #3270 on a Saturday (yesterday).
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby Hawkeye » Sun Jun 12, 2016 3:25 pm

Lt. Commander Data wrote:My new camera and it's amazing shots.

And riding bus #3270 on a Saturday (yesterday).

I know I would be quite happy with your new camera, may look into saving up for one just like it :D
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby TA3001 » Sun Jun 12, 2016 7:04 pm

Playing 1998 racing game Powerslide on my PC again after so many years.
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby eddy » Mon Jun 20, 2016 10:41 am

Found this 8 minute video of GM noise and laughed at the two sticks we used to have.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BgqJ6jfCBw0

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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby Shoudy Chen » Sun Jun 26, 2016 10:46 pm

The thing that made me feel very happy was the fact that I saw a Transperth female bus driver with the blonde hair tied in a bun. I felt that she was very friendly and determined to drive around Perth. I told her that once I get off the bus, I would shake my booty ass off near her! :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby Lt. Commander Data » Thu Jun 30, 2016 4:07 pm

Finding 3269 on TransitTimes 2 days in a row, not on Strath runs.
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby Hawkeye » Thu Jun 30, 2016 4:10 pm

Lt. Commander Data wrote:Finding 3269 on TransitTimes 2 days in a row, not on Strath runs.

Hmm, that certainly must be quite pleasing knowing your interest in that bus :D

For those who don't know, refer to Lt's signature to get an explanation behind 3269 and it's significance.
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby Swift » Thu Jun 30, 2016 5:00 pm

Everyone knows 14.5 buses are junk heaps!
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby Lt. Commander Data » Thu Jun 30, 2016 5:02 pm

3269 is a 12.5. I'd beg to differ anyway, there are a few nice 14.5s (3311).
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby Frosty » Thu Jun 30, 2016 7:11 pm

14.5m buses are great coming from a Sydney Sider. THe old Scania L113TRB STA 14.5m beasts love to hear their engines scream as they get up to speed and on motorways. Hillsbus Scania K280UB 14.5m buses just feel ugggh. Volvo B12 bendies squeak and whine far too much for my liking.
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby Shoudy Chen » Fri Jul 01, 2016 12:10 am

Completing Certificate IV in Bookkeeping and Eagles having a win at home in Perth :)
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby Swift » Fri Jul 01, 2016 12:25 am

Lt. Commander Data wrote:3269 is a 12.5. I'd beg to differ anyway, there are a few nice 14.5s (3311).

If they have semi automatic mono control gearbox maybe. :wink:
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby jarf » Sat Jul 02, 2016 10:17 pm

My estimated tax refund is a massive $5,824. Go me. :wink:
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby Swift » Sun Jul 03, 2016 2:12 pm

What's your salary?? :!:
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby captainch » Sun Jul 03, 2016 2:59 pm

After having trains rumbling past my house 24/7 being flooded out twice.were I am now thought I herd the grass growing this morning sitting out in 28 degree sun. NO M1/planes/.ice addicts,car hoons/streets full of household items/no curb or un sealed rds ......................I'M IN HEVEN! can even name each cane toad AH to be a QUEENSLANDER AGAIN! :D the only thing to spoil my leaving was travelling over 100ks by train free then having to pay $16 to exit the airport what a shock to visitors to our city & also what a eyesaw BELMORE PARK has become a temp tent city for the homeless! :shock:
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby Lt. Commander Data » Wed Jul 06, 2016 6:29 pm

What made me extremely happy today is that 3269 has moved back to Aldgate. Reports of it doing 894s this morning, and then it did 2 865s and an 864F this evening. :D :mrgreen:
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby busrider » Wed Jul 06, 2016 9:26 pm

Bound to happen really, buses can't stay at Mt Barker permanently, due to lack of workshops at Mt Barker.
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby Lt. Commander Data » Wed Jul 06, 2016 9:40 pm

busrider wrote:Bound to happen really, buses can't stay at Mt Barker permanently, due to lack of workshops at Mt Barker.


It has been in the workshops during its 2-3 months at Mt Barker (heard it over the bus radio). It obviously went straight from Mt Barker to workshops the back to Mt Barker). It seems to always come to Aldgate for school holidays (which suits me fine :wink: ).
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby TA3001 » Thu Jul 07, 2016 11:39 am

It can be at Mount Barker one day, and Aldgate the next. There's no specific time in which it stays at either.

Vehicles are regularly rotated between Edinburgh North and Pooraka, as well as Lonsdale and Seaford. So who knows, it could have done an 863 on an Aldagte shift, and then an 838 on an MB shift.

Just a pity it doesn't work this way with Torrrens :evil:
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Re: What makes you happy today?

Postby Lt. Commander Data » Fri Jul 08, 2016 7:02 pm

*Finally* getting a photo of 3269. Even better, it was on an 865 :P

Oh and also getting 1790, 1925, 1831 and 3401. All in one day :shock:
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