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Don't Immanentize the Eschaton
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Thought it might be nice to see what everyone on the BP is thankful for this year:

I am thankful for:

1. My fiancee and both of our families
2. Finding a job that moved me near my fiancee
3. A dominating win against scUM
4. Bush's re-election
5. My October GRE Scores
1. My wife and our families
2. Our baby, due in April
3. A big win over scUM
4. Getting closer to finishing MBA (spring)
5. The fact that my wife & I have good jobs and are able to provide for ourselves.

Incidentally, the baby is a boy (just found out) and is the first commitment to OSU's recruiting class of 2022. I'm thinking QB or TE.....
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DEB - you can have the first Offensive recruit in 2022, but my kid has already verballed to tOSU as a MLB. Nice try though. :biggrin:

On a related note, I am thankful for:

1. My wife
2. My son
3. My father
4. The fact that my father is doing very well after my mother's death
5. The rest of my family, along with my wife's family
6. That we not only beat scUM, but we pasted them
7. I'm financially secure, in a nice house in a good neighborhood, and both my wife and I are happy and secure in our jobs.
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I am thankful for:

1) My wife
2) Our families
3) The fact that my mother's most recent chemotherapy seems to be working and that she doesn't have a serious heart condition
4) A year (Nov-Nov) including an American election without a major terrorist attack
5) A good first year of research work post-PhD from OSU
6) Our first home
7) Another year of (pretty) good health
8) My wife having a job
9) An old school beatmuffin dropped on dUMb courtesy of the Scarlet and Gray
10) A couple of wins and some hope at the end of the year from my other alma mater
11) I know this will sound corny, but: A chance to discuss many of the things I feel passionately about with such a great group of people. Bravo, BuckeyePlanet, and many more good years to come. Happy Thanksgiving everyone.
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I am thankful for/that:

1 - The fact that I am single :)
2 - Hot women exist
3 - The good ol' beating of scUM
4 - Thad Matta taking over as BBall coach
5 - My parents
6 - I am moving up in the technology field
7 - Lydell Ross is a senior
8 - The guy that just walked past my office looks like a jackass
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I am thankful for:

My wife and children.
My extended family.
Good job.
A win over michigan makes life in this state easier for another year.
A screwed up back that does not prevent me from fishing.
Only having to commute a few miles now that it is snowing and people drive like idiots.
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I'm thankful fro most of the stuff you guys are thankful for....

And I hate to be shallow... but in about 30 minutes I'm going to be very thankful for beer.
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What I am thankful for:

1. My opprotunity to go to professional umpire school this January and chase my dream of becoming a Minor League and then Major League umpire.
2. My parents for supporting me the best they can.
3. Jim Tressel, TBDBITL, and games in The Shoe with my father.
4. My wonderful girlfriend and my friends.
5. My dog.
6. My health.
7. My country.
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gotta go with family here as well. We had a lot go on this year... new baby, moved across the country, still trying to sell a house 1400 miles away, now I may be changing jobs again. Through it all my wife always had faith in us and what we were doing.

oh ya... and the Hot Ladies thread! :biggrin:
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