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What do you usually do on Labor Day?

We've all heard the old adage "Labor Day is for labor", but I am curious as to how effective you usually are. I do work on Labor Day proper, and am pretty productive then, and on the day after, but that's usually because I've slacked through the Saturday and Sunday of Labor Day weekend, and because people aren't usually calling me (nor vice versa) on Monday.

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Banazir

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zengeneral
Sep. 8th, 2005 03:44 pm (UTC)
I made some quizzes for my students, did real analysis, and didn't help my foot any.
banazir
Sep. 8th, 2005 03:53 pm (UTC)
Are you OK?
Yeah, I heard about all of that - what happened?

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Banazir
Re: Are you OK? - zengeneral - Sep. 8th, 2005 04:39 pm (UTC) - Expand
So, no break? - banazir - Sep. 8th, 2005 04:41 pm (UTC) - Expand
myng_rabbyt
Sep. 8th, 2005 04:27 pm (UTC)
I cleaned house, ironed hella lots, dealt with my balcony garden, and worked on some beading projects (basically repairs).

I slacked off Saturday and Sunday, but actually did do stuff Monday.
banazir
Sep. 8th, 2005 04:43 pm (UTC)
Cllo
How are yew this weenk, Majesty?

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Banazir
Re: Cllo - myng_rabbyt - Sep. 9th, 2005 01:34 pm (UTC) - Expand
Yes, yew will! - banazir - Sep. 10th, 2005 03:49 pm (UTC) - Expand
flemco
Sep. 8th, 2005 04:30 pm (UTC)
I give birth to a healthy baby boy or girl every year.
banazir
Sep. 8th, 2005 04:39 pm (UTC)
That's some good labor, Kemosabe
That's also some good icon!

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Banazir
neadods
Sep. 8th, 2005 04:40 pm (UTC)
I tend to be at a convention - Worldcon/Bouchercon/Dragoncon are traditionally Labor Day weekend.

If I'm not there, odds are good I'm at the Renfaire.

This year I was at work. :P
banazir
Sep. 8th, 2005 04:42 pm (UTC)
DragonCon
Ah, I've heard of DragonCon. Worldcon, too, in passing, though I've never been to either.

Ren Faires sound interesting, though it may suprise you to learn I've never been to one of those, either - usually because I'm almost always at work!

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Banazir
Re: DragonCon - neadods - Sep. 8th, 2005 05:11 pm (UTC) - Expand
WorldCon and ren faires - banazir - Sep. 8th, 2005 06:32 pm (UTC) - Expand
Re: WorldCon and ren faires - neadods - Sep. 8th, 2005 10:53 pm (UTC) - Expand
CS grad students + Ren Faire == ? - banazir - Sep. 9th, 2005 04:25 am (UTC) - Expand
Re: CS grad students + Ren Faire == ? - neadods - Sep. 9th, 2005 12:01 pm (UTC) - Expand
Re: CS grad students + Ren Faire == ? - banazir - Sep. 10th, 2005 03:52 pm (UTC) - Expand
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banazir
Sep. 8th, 2005 06:33 pm (UTC)
You're sleeping now, then?
How have you made up for it since Labor Day, eh? ;-)

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Banazir
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Insanity and Insomnia - banazir - Sep. 8th, 2005 07:29 pm (UTC) - Expand
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Sleep is for the weak! - banazir - Sep. 8th, 2005 07:44 pm (UTC) - Expand
orangerful
Sep. 8th, 2005 08:52 pm (UTC)
I someone managed to convince my mom that she should invite us over for a cookout. So that was fun. Ate lots of food that we didn't have to make or clean up after. No actual labor involved. Turned out to be avoid-labor day. :-)
banazir
Sep. 9th, 2005 04:22 am (UTC)
Avoid-Labor Day
All right! Not bad!

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Banazir
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banazir
Sep. 9th, 2005 04:24 am (UTC)
No power in the 'verse can stop you!
I believe the appropriate response is "you go, girl!"

What is the record, BTW? Just curious! :-D

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Banazir
(behold the Duck who Ate Miami!)
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Re: No power in the 'verse can stop you! - gondhir - Sep. 9th, 2005 05:39 pm (UTC) - Expand
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Congratulations! 10000th comment! - banazir - Sep. 10th, 2005 03:45 pm (UTC) - Expand
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You win an hour's worth of watermelon - banazir - Sep. 10th, 2005 06:57 pm (UTC) - Expand
You dknot know the power of the Duck! - banazir - Sep. 10th, 2005 03:46 pm (UTC) - Expand
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