Sweater Thursday XVI: Community edition.

8 Feb

Shawn believes in the power of boots. I believe in the power of sweaters. Today started out pretty shitty but ultimately sweater-wearing people took the day back and we were rewarded with a free pitcher of beer, just for looking like “young people having a good time.”

To start, a graph of my day:

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(If this graph was actually legible, you’d notice that around 7:00 pm I learned I should have saved it in a different format that would not render it illegible.) Now, the sweaters that helped turn the day around. First, Courtney in a hand-knit number and the Taco Instructor standing by in a sunny number for a snowy day.

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Next, Jane and Chris in stripes. Note the broken popcorn machine in the background (see dip in graph, approximately 9pm) and, barely visible, the coveted Little Penguin logo Chris is sporting.

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It just gets better. Here Shawn rocks out to Bruce Springsteen, Cover Me, in a hand-knit green dream. I keep The Boss on my iPod for moments like these. The rest of us are rocking out to the band covering Let’s Get It On.

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This is about when the free pitcher arrived.

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And finally, Jason looking dignified in a crewneck, but in fact he is bitching about a trip to the mall.

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He volunteered for a guest edition of Saturday Socks, but I forget who he would sock. Jason, please leave a comment detailing your socking.

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And the surprise shot of the evening: two chicks frolicking in the snow in bikinis. They must be kicking themselves for forgetting their sweaters.  Hard to see. They are running from the camera.

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6 Responses to “Sweater Thursday XVI: Community edition.”

  1. wb 02/8/08 at 9:30 am #

    The graph of my day just skyrocketed.

  2. shawn 02/8/08 at 10:24 am #

    i love a good avocado spike to my day

  3. ngtlindsay 02/18/08 at 6:07 pm #

    Is Amber the Taco Instructor? P.S. I really like your graph – I might have to start charting my days also.

  4. jobonga 02/18/08 at 6:53 pm #

    Oh no! You just linked Amber’s real name with her Taco name. I hope this won’t hurt her professionally.

  5. Jill 02/23/11 at 12:07 am #

    Your current post led me here and made me sad. We clearly need a SLIS reunion. Or a database of everyone’s current stati and locations. You can’t see me, but my finger is on my nose. Not it.

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