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#71502 - 05/27/02 01:10 PM Jack at Work
Wordwind Offline
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OK, if all work and no play make Jack a dull boy, then what does all play and no work make Jack?

I can't think of an answer to this one.

Help, please.

Best regards,

#71503 - 05/27/02 01:13 PM Re: Jack at Work
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#71504 - 05/27/02 01:14 PM Re: Jack at Work
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All work and no play makes jack. All play and no work makes a jackass.

#71505 - 05/27/02 01:20 PM Re: Jack at Work
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It makes one my neighbor's unemployed son-in-law - Jack the Rapper.

#71506 - 05/27/02 06:10 PM Re: Jack at Work
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Impecunious. But then, not all buy in to the Puritain/Protestant work ethic.

#71507 - 05/27/02 06:18 PM Re: Jack at Work
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a party animal! when can i met him!

you know what they say, No Pain, No gain so do the right thing.. Party till it hurts!

my other obsession

#71508 - 06/03/02 01:28 AM Re: Jack at Work
wsieber Offline
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Around here we have a saying: Work is a wonderful thing: I could watch it all day long..

#71509 - 06/04/02 12:01 PM Re: Jack at Work
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all play and no work make Jack?

A gigolo ?

OTOH I've found the best thing to do with your jack is to put it to work!

#71510 - 06/07/02 09:53 PM Re: Jack at Work
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Registered: 02/18/02
Posts: 833
Loc: Eastern Ontario, Canada
an idle sod?
or perhaps just everybody's sodding idol (for getting away with what we all wish we could get away with!)


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