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I Want to Tell You About My 2008

now the year is coming to an end,what has 2008 meant to you? 24 People

    So Far

    January - Usual New Year's with the family.  Start of second semester of senior year, taking a credit overload and starting to get stressed.  C cheats on me and I catch him with the girl on tv. February - same high amounts of stress with school.  Begin...
    yoyy yoyy 26-30, F Oct 20, 2008

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    Highs and Lows

    The year started a little rocky to say the least when i was dismissed from a job i loved for been truthful, (apparently sometimes its best to lie) but the year picked up when i found out i was expecting my third child, and gave birth to my beautiful daughter in August. And the...
    Blondevixon Blondevixon 31-35, F Oct 22, 2008

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    This Wild Year

    This year did not start out so well for me. In January, I got the news that my grandmother was dying from cancer and was not expected to last the month. She surprised us and lasted until the end of February. The first week of March, I went to her funeral, not able to feel...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 21, 2008

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    Looking Back On 2008

    Looking Back on 2008 I have been thinking about this last year and about how many changes we all have been through. I am glad that all of it happened, and you want to know why? Because it's through adversity that we learn and grow and change as individuals. You got to suffer...
    RichmansRevenge RichmansRevenge 41-45, M Dec 21, 2008

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    Quite a Rollercoaster of the Times

    Highs & Lows. Ups & Downs. That's what life does to you. It takes you through some obsticals you never imagined. 2008 through me through a loop. It made me learn some important life lessons that I can now teach other people but my crazy times will forever stay with me. I...
    MyEmptyBones MyEmptyBones 16-17, F Dec 18, 2008

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    It Just Keeps Smacking Me In the Face When I Least Want It to

    January - new years... have to cancel my plans (and they were good plans) because my temperature is so high that I end up in hospital because I faint when out shopping. Work is good, very good and I go on a few dates with a certain history teacher and then the kids spot...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Oct 18, 2008

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    My 2008

    I'd call it the roller-coaster year. (well, most of my years are...haha...but this can stand out:p).. For the most part, I was full of hurt, pain, anger, sadness, depression, frustration, and everything else, I was totally heartbroken, but by the latter part of the year, I have...
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass 18-21, F Apr 24, 2009

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    Woah

       2008,  there arent very many words to describe what has happend in that time phram it all went pritty fast.  One minute i was a single women with only little responsibiltys then the next i was married and had a child on the way. Wow.  There was a lot...
    zipporrah zipporrah 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 23, 2009

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    The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly...

    The good:  I had a great job, with people who I adore I moved into my own house! Yay!  We took a fabulous vacation to California, and took the kids to Disneyland for their first time!  We had a pool in the backyard all summer I went snowmobiling for...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 2, 2009

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    So my relationship with my husband is getting a little bit better I dont want to get my hopes up.. But i just wanted to share he hasnt been rude in more than 3 days Im still...
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    Chapter 78 Prevention of leaving the accompaniment of devotees 355). 5th June, 1979. Tuesday. Early morning dream: In the residence of one senior devotee Raghunath...
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    So today's been a good day ! Spent it with my boyfriend (: we went over to his house first to smoke some weed and then afterwards we got tacos . I got bean and cheese and he got...
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    May 1, 1939 - In front of 10,000 fans, Spider right-hander Cy Young beats the visiting Reds, 12-3, in the first game ever played in Cleveland's League Park. The National League...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M May 1

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    May 5, 1904 - Cy Young tosses the first perfect game in American League history, defeating Rube Waddell and the Philadelphia A's, 3-0. The Red Sox right-hander's gem is the first...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response May 5

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    May 16, 1969 - Jim Bouton records his first victory as a knuckleball pitcher when the Pilots hold on to defeat Boston, 10-9, in an extra-inning contest played at Fenway Park...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M May 16

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    May 26, 1959 - In another of Bill Veeck's stunts, 3-feet 7 inch Eddie Gaedel returns to a major league field along with three other midgets. Arriving by helicopter and dressed as...
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    April 26, 2001 Hideo Nomo just misses becoming the fifth pitcher since 1900 to hurl two no-hitters in a single season as former Gold Glove right fielder Darren Lewis just...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Apr 26

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    April 27, 2004 - At Milwaukee's Miller Park, Chad Moeller becomes the first Brewer to hit for the cycle at home. In the 9-8 victory over the Reds, against starter Cory Lidle, the...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response Apr 27

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    April 28, 1929 - The Red Sox lose to the A's, 7-3, in their first ever Sunday home game. Due to Fenway's proximity to a church and the resulting protesters, the game is played one...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response Apr 28

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    April 29, 1960 - Stan Musial plays in his 1,000th game at first base, making him the first major leaguer to reach that milestone at two different positions. The Cardinals' legend...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Apr 29

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    April 30 1939 - At Yankee Stadium, Lou Gehrig's streak and career come to end as the 'Iron Horse' plays his final game, going 0-for-4 against in a 3-2 loss to the Senators. The...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Apr 30

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    May 2, 1944 - Red Sox outfielder Ted Williams receives his pilot wings, and the 25-year old ballplayer is commissioned as a second lieutenant in the Marine Corps. The future Hall...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M May 2

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    May 3, 1999 In a 12-11, 10-inning loss to the A's, Red Sox rookie Creighton Gubanich becomes only fourth player to hit a grand slam for his first major league hit. The reserve...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M May 3

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    May 4, 1939 - In his first-ever at-bat in the city of Detroit, Boston rookie Ted Williams becomes the first player to hit a homer which totally clears the right field seats at...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response May 4

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    May 6, 1915 - At the Polo Grounds, Red Sox rookie pitcher Babe Ruth collects three hits, including his first home run. Homer number one, as well as homer number two, hit two weeks...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M May 6

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    May 7, 1917 - Red Sox left-hander Babe Ruth outduels Walter Johnson in the team's 1-0 victory over the Senators at Griffith Stadium. The game's lone run scores on an eighth-inning...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response May 7

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    May 8, 1926 - AT Fenway Park, three small fires broke out in the bleachers when trash and paper ignited beneath the wood-frame stands. The fire department did not respond to...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M May 8

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    1785 - Joseph Bramah patented the beer-pump handle. 1926 - Americans Richard Byrd and Floyd Bennett became the first men to fly an airplane over the North Pole. 1930 - A...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response May 9

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    May 10, 1967 - Braves' outfielder Hank Aaron hits an inside-the-park homer off Phillie hurler Jim Bunning. It will be 'Hammerin' Hank's' only home run which doesn't clear the...
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    Today in Sports History May 11, 1946 - Boston Braves Field hosted its first night game. The Giants beat the Braves 5-1. 1949 - The Chicago White Sox beat the Boston Red Sox 12...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M May 11

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    May 12, 2000 - Striking out 15 Orioles, Boston's Pedro Martinez ties an American League record set in 1968 by Indian hurler Luis Tiant for most strikeouts over two games, 32. The...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M May 12

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    May 13, 1929 - For the first time in major league history, a game features both teams wearing numbers on the back of their jerseys when the Indians host the Yankees at League...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M May 13

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    May 14, 1920 - The Giants inform the Yankees, tenants since 1913, their lease to play at the Polo Grounds will not be renewed at the end of the season. There is speculation the...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M May 14

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    May 15, 1973 - Nolan Ryan, who lasted just one-third of an inning in his previous start, throws the first of his seven career no-hitters, including another one in two months...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M May 15

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    May 18, 1976 - In a 5-3 victory at Tiger Stadium, Carl Yastrzemski plays in his 2,293rd game wearing a Red Sox uniform, surpassing Ted Williams's team record. The Boston legend...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M May 18

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    May 19, 1915 - Pirates player-manager Fred Clarke files for the patent for flip down sunglasses that have been designed to be used in the outfield. In addition to the sunglasses...
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    May 20, 1976 - A shoving match, after a home-plate collision between Lou Piniella and Red Sox catcher Carlton Fisk, escalates into an ugly bench-clearing brawl. Yankee third...
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    May 22, 1957 - At Fenway Park, the Red Sox go deep four times in the sixth inning in an 11-0 rout over Cleveland. Gene Mauch, Ted Williams, **** Gernert and Frank Malzone all...
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    May 21, 1926 - Earl Sheely ties a big league record with seven consecutive extra-base hits. After doubling in each of his last three at-bats at Fenway Park yesterday, the White...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 4 days ago

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