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Show Of Hands December 26th, 2012 12:00am

Do you have the time between Christmas and New Year's off of work/school?

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JohnnyBraska Nebraska
12/29/12 12:33 am

Dont get Christmas or New Years off. The week between is out of the question.

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Captainbstring Doctors 4 Trump 2020
12/28/12 5:36 pm

Sure does!! We EARNED THAT ADVANTAGE. And I for one wont apologize for it!

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Tinoda
12/27/12 10:13 pm

Yes, but I'll be working from home. Had to take the vacation days or lose them. At least ill be at home working. Worked 2.5 out of my 3 vacation days last week too, one going into the office. Lol

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Comet? Tennessee
12/27/12 1:45 pm

My word! Mississippi is the only southern!

KathleenS
12/27/12 1:02 pm

I'm a stay at home mom, this week is my 'overtime'! Hehehe

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TopsQueen Oregon Coast
12/27/12 8:59 am

So I did the daycare!!! Lord have mercy on either me or those children. I certainly like my son's idea of duct taping kids to the wall I did survive I only had 12 kids but I've had 17 in an evening and it wasn't like last night!!

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outdoorgirl
12/27/12 8:20 am

I'm a stay at home mom. If anything I work more during holidays and times when school is out.

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twotired
12/27/12 7:58 am

Must be nice... I have a day off in between. After New Years I'm taking time off though.

GrandmaALiCE
12/27/12 7:46 am

Susan, you and I think the same on this. I don't care so much about the ideology. It's the illogic that gets to me!

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GrandmaALiCE
12/27/12 7:41 am

One other thing ... You can email Tony directly at info@showofhands.mobi

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GrandmaALiCE
12/27/12 7:37 am

Also, I recall that Tony was going to implement something, where a few questions may be targeted to a certain demographic. For example, "women only" might be one. I'm not sure if he is doing that now.

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Bosco7
12/27/12 7:10 am

Takes years of hard work and paying dues to get there.

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thekoon TX
12/27/12 6:20 am

Gotta love college. My finals finished December 11th and my first class next semester is January 22nd.

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FaceMoose Over There
12/27/12 5:23 am

Well, my place of work is always closed on Sundays, so I'll be off on this Sunday. Does that count?

gonzoboy Arizona
12/27/12 4:47 am

Back in the salt mines. Countin' down to 2013!

gonzoboy Arizona
12/27/12 4:24 am

Follow-up on "Django Unchained":
If you like, or are a fan of Quentin Tarantino, you will definitely dig this flick. If you didn't really care about Tarantino-style flix, you will NOT be a convert. I thoroughly enjoyed it, and it was, perhaps, the fastest 2 hrs. 45 mins. of my life!

RebeIFury76
12/27/12 4:14 am

No but all of the "important" salaried people seem to be able to not show up for two weeks straight. Must be nice.

silverado
12/27/12 3:59 am

Yes but only because I saved my vacation time.

peacefullife Land of Moss
12/27/12 2:54 am

I only have to work New Year's Eve, but I could have taken it off.

susanr Colorado
12/27/12 12:59 am

chi, being a full-time mom isn't a paying job in the conventional sense but it's sure WORK. And when everyone else gets a break from their JOB on holidays etc, the mom is still doing the same WORK as every other day (usually), & likely more.

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susanr Colorado
12/27/12 12:53 am

I imagine people who make comments like this do so mainly to get people riled up & watch them make a fuss (same as folks who name call) & are probably best ignored. It's the ILLOGIC of stuff like this that annoys me, not the actual difference in opinion, and it's hard for me not to react to that.

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susanr Colorado
12/27/12 12:46 am

salli, do you have the same categories checked as your husband? Do you know where to find that? I know where for iPhone & iPad but not the others. And when I checked just now to see what it looked like, I found I had only 2 checked & was missing some polls! I know *I* did not uncheck them!

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schirm23
12/27/12 12:41 am

School but not work

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TopsQueen Oregon Coast
12/27/12 12:27 am

Are used to do that work here in Oregon I really loved it.

SugarShaq
12/26/12 10:32 pm

Tony, why don't I have the same questions as my husband? Doesn't this make the polls biased?

dudley northern Virginia woods
12/26/12 10:28 pm

I'm a mom to 18 cats and 4 dogs ... 24/7/365.

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medicjones
12/26/12 9:52 pm

Worked thanksgiving, Worked Christmas, work new years eve.

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pinkyusuck The Carribean. I wish.
12/26/12 8:18 pm

I wish! I've had it before and it's wonderful!

GrandmaALiCE
12/26/12 8:06 pm

By the way, the percentages are equal now, at 66% each.

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chile safer than congress
12/26/12 7:47 pm

Accordin to Weatherman: Sounds like your wish is on its way in the next day or two

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madeit Houston Area
12/26/12 7:44 pm

I always take this time off every year. After this I will will very busy until another brief slow down in July. Peace be with everybody.

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Obie
12/26/12 7:07 pm

I work in a dental office this is one of the busiest times for us. Xmas eve worked half a day with more emergencies than Carter has little pills. Same thing today

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Doopy Remedial Americanism
12/26/12 6:47 pm

It isn't? What makes it "not a job" when a mom is doing basically the same thing as me, just 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year?

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emmbeedee Arkansas
12/26/12 6:38 pm

I work tomorrow and 1/2 a day Friday. Have to finish up end-of-the-year stuff.

susanr Colorado
12/26/12 6:33 pm

Yep, whoami, I'm responsible for that. For better or worse. Maybe I should submit the question to Tony and see what happens. =:-)

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lmurder MDK
12/26/12 6:33 pm

I'm in Colorado/Wyoming boarding for the next week! Love to be my own boss.

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chi
12/26/12 6:19 pm

Stay at home mom is not a job. Working parents have to get up early with their kids too.

chi
12/26/12 6:15 pm

Full time mom is not a job.

lindiihop Michigan
12/26/12 6:05 pm

No. I don't work on a Monday-Friday basis. I work 3-4 days a week, and the days aren't predetermined, so I don't know when I work until I get my monthly schedule. In fact, I actually had to work on Christmas Day yesterday. :(

jonny323
12/26/12 6:04 pm

The way it's looking I will, but I'm hoping it will get colder so the ski area I work at can open.

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GrandmaALiCE
12/26/12 5:59 pm

I agree with dream, fly, Susan and retired. It's so annoying, when routine questions like this one degenerate into politics.

I think it was Susan who said, a few days ago ... We could get the question, "Do you like oatmeal" and somebody would turn it into politics.

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AnnieM The Island
12/26/12 5:22 pm

I'm a stay-at-home mom so I both have the week off and don't. Just like every other day.

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susanr Colorado
12/26/12 5:14 pm

Doopy, that sounds interesting but also very challenging.

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