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August 30, 2009
June 2, 2010 11:20 PM
theres no easy way to get over loosin someone u love. what i did is i actually wrote a song about her, which i love to play on the guitar.
November 12, 2009 8:01 PM
My father wears sweatpants a lot and in public. Is that a sign of something i should be aware of?
September 4, 2009 7:48 PM
this is hilarious
hahahahahahahahaha this is so funny
September 2, 2009 12:27 AM
This is funny, well done. I did not realize the therapeutic value of comfortable clothes. I like the Seinfeld remark by one of the readers.
September 1, 2009 11:11 PM
Funny to find that I am so normal when I feel so abnormal.
This is so true and seemingly normal that it makes me laugh at my horrific pain. "Laughtert is health to " whatever ails you indeed.
September 1, 2009 11:53 AM
I still can't bare losing the love of my life, I still hope he will come back to me
what can I say, there is no easy word to say about breakups it is just took all energy from your life
August 31, 2009 5:01 AM
VERY very funny- to deal with breakups- only time and a lots of support from ur loved ones- use the opportunity to reflect on ur life!
August 31, 2009 2:51 AM
apparel of sad commentary
Normally, those who wear sweat pants are either children or for those working out at the gym. This also reminds me of that Seinfeld episode where Jerry criticizes George by saying, "you're saying to the world, 'I give up...so I may as well be comfortable.'"
August 30, 2009 6:24 PM
stupid!! but funny!!
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