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I'm ill ! Flu symptoms!

Doctor told me it was a good idea to come because it might be indeed flu. I'm gonna stay home for 4 days.

It means no karate and not going to high school on Monday, because i could pass it on the kids, unwise.

I watched the 2 first episode of scrubs, season 9. Good surprise! I thought the show was over!

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Also, since i answered Londonwolf's journal, i'm compelled to do it too: you can ask me anything, i'll answer. only one question per person though.
...i somehow have the feeling i will regret that :p

Anyway i have no friends on LJ or so :D
 
 
darkou
18 July 2009 @ 12:29 pm
After 36 hours without sleeping or so, and 24h of non-stop travelling, i'm back home, finally.
I went to AC and due to people i met on IRC, i was able to stay for 10 days in California.

God, making the way back home was painful though.

For a start, i planned to stay in california longer, but a friend of mine had problems so i had to book another flight....bim, 500 euros...and to cancel another flight i booked long time ago, which makes a loss of 250 euros. yay.

I went to LA, got in the plane. 11 hours later, plane land at Dusseldorf (Germany), where i have to take a connecting flight to Paris.
At Dusseldorf, just to be sure, i go the luggage/information point, to ask i have to pick my luggage and take care of it myself to the next flight, the lady says no, show me my ticket and tell me everything is alright very clearly.
I hop on the next flight.

Finally. After 14 hours of flying, i'm in France. Home sweet home indeed, after 5 minutes, i already hear people ranting or behaving like assholes.

First thing to do, pick up my luggage. I was there before the delivery started, waiting...and nothing. Everybody got its stuff, but not me.
Me being a good french, i start to curse, wondering why i went back to that shitty country (which might me the reason why french people tend to rant and being all bitchy =p) : it's been 20 min i'm home and it's already painful....well it's not home, it's Paris, and i hate Paris.

So yeaaaaah, they lost my luggage. Cool. All clothes, and my snowleopard tail in it...which is actually the thing i treasure the most in it...i love my tail =/

Guess what! I was supposed to meet buddies in Paris. Despite charging my phone for 30 min before i left LA, my phone went to bed in less than 30 seconds after i woke him up...
CHANCE TIME! 

MY PHONE CHARGER WAS IN MY LUGGAGE.

yaaaaaaaaaaaaaay ヽ( ゚ ▽`゚)ノ ・゜゚・*:.。..。.:*

So lets sum it up. After 14 hours of flight, i feel dirty, hungry and really tired (because i tried to sleep but failed, i got nothing to eat in the plane, not a real meal at least, and i didnt have to occasion to WASH), my luggage has been lost, and i'm absolutely unable to contact anybody. FUCKING RAD.

I went to the luggage desk, told the woman i didn't see my luggage coming, she went to have a look, felt sorry for me and started to fill a paper or two. Finally she told me they were going to take care of it, she has enough information to start looking for it.
I hopefully should get a call from the airport in the next days. or not <_<

After 30 min of research i finally found a working internet access point in the airport (needless to say i cursed for a while) and managed to get in touch with some murryfurries i knew...i asked them to phone the buddies i was looking for, but they didnt get any answer. All they could do was to leave vocal messages.

So, yeah...too bad, but i HAD to leave Paris ASAP, to get back home in Lille.

So, 2 hours of walking / RER later, in Paris (i think i told you i hate Paris already) i reach the train station.
I booked a train for Lille. I realize my train card expired, so i'll have to pay 100% of price. No discount. For a train in an hour.
My wallet would have committed seppuku if it could.

I had an hour to wait. I went to Quick, which is a fast-food i like a lot.
I queued 20 min. There were only 3 people in front of me. Bitching about who was there first.
Bitching about how expensive the burger was, outside of a meal.
Still wondering about what they were gonna order, despite being there for 30 min.

Fuck you, France.

I got my meal. i ate my first sandwich. It was kinda lame compared to the good / quality burgers USA had. But still. Not to bad.
My fries were all wet and didnt actually taste like fries. my second burger was just not edible, cause it went cold in the train station.
Dammit, i was so happy and relieved to fin a Quick and thought it was gonna be the small light in the dark to relieve me from the stress and shitty day i had. But no, it made it even worse.

1h30 of train/bus later. I'm home. Finally.
My parents were home and not asleep, i was surprised to see them, i thought they were in vacation.

I finally ate something, took a shower, and went to bed.
Theres a lasagna in the oven, it's ready now.

God. i hate this country. i'm just glad theres cheap good lasagnas and my parents.
 
 
darkou
Taken from some website, pretty well known stuff i guess!

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BRITISH DEMOCRACY: You have 2 cows. You feed them sheep's brains and they go mad. The government doesn't do anything.

BUREAUCRACY: You have 2 cows. At first the government regulates what you can feed them and when you can milk them. Then it pays you not to milk them. After that it takes both, shoots one, milks the other and pours the milk down the drain. Then it requires you to fill out forms accounting for the missing cows.

CAPITALISM: You have 2 cows. You sell one and buy a bull which you use to breed the other cow as well as every other cow in the area. Then you start exporting sperm from the bull to emerging markets. After several years of expansion, your company issues an IPO to be listed on the NYSE. The SEC eventually intends legal proceedings against you and your spouse for insider trading. After a lengthy court battle, you are found guilty and sentenced to 10 years in prison, of which you actually serve 7 weeks. When you come out of prison, you buy 2 chickens. Then ...

HONG KONG CAPITALISM: You have 2 cows. You sell 3 of them to your publicly listed company, using letters of credit opened by your brother-in-law at the bank, then execute a debt/equity swap with an associated general offer so that you get all 4 cows back, with a tax deduction for keeping 5 cows. The milk rights of 6 cows are transferred via a Panamanian intermediary to a Cayman Islands company secretly owned by the majority shareholder, who sells the rights to all 7 cows' milk back to the listed company and proceeds from the sale are deferred. The annual report says that the company owns 8 cows, with an option on one more. Meanwhile, you kill the 2 cows because the feng shui is bad.

DEMOCRACY, AMERICAN STYLE: You have two cows. The government taxes you to the point you have to sell both to support a man in a foreign country who has only one cow, which was a gift from your government.

CAPITALISM, AMERICAN STYLE: You have two cows. You sell one, buy a bull, and build a herd of cows.

BUREAUCRACY, AMERICAN STYLE: You have two cows. The government takes them both, shoots one, milks the other, pays you for the milk, then pours the milk down the drain.

ENVIRONMENTALISM: You have 2 cows. The government bans you from milking or killing them.

FEMINISM: You have 2 cows. They get married and adopt a veal calf.

TOTALITARIANISM: Your have 2 cows. The government takes them and denies they ever existed. Milk is banned.

POLITICAL CORRECTNESS: You are associated with (the concept of "ownership" is a symbol of the phallo-centric, war-mongerism, intolerant past) 2 differently aged (but no less valuable to society) bovines of unpecified gender.

COUNTER CULTURE: Wow, dude, there's like ... these 2 cows, man. You got to have some of this milk!

SURREALISM: You have 2 giraffes. The government requires you to take harmonica lessons.

LIBERTY: Whatever.

A CHRISTIAN: You have two cows. You keep one and give one to your neighbor.

A SOCIALIST: You have two cows. The government takes one and gives it to your neighbor.

A REPUBLICAN: You have two cows. Your neighbor has none. So what?

A DEMOCRAT: You have two cows. Your neighbor has none. You feel guilty for being successful. You vote people into office who tax your cows, forcing you to sell one to raise money to pay the tax. The people you voted for then take the tax money and buy a cow and give it to your neighbor. You feel righteous.

A COMMUNIST: You have two cows. The government seizes both and provides you with milk.

A FASCIST: You have two cows. The government seizes both and sells you the milk. You join the underground and start a campaign of sabotage.

AN AMERICAN CORPORATION: You have two cows. You sell one, and force the other to produce the milk of four cows. You are surprised when the cow drops dead.

A FRENCH CORPORATION: You have two cows. You go on strike because you want three cows.

A JAPANESE CORPORATION: You have two cows. You redesign them so they are one-tenth the size of an ordinary cow and produce twenty times the milk.

A GERMAN CORPORATION: You have two cows. You reengineer them so they live for 100 years, eat once a month, and milk themselves.

AN ITALIAN CORPORATION: You have two cows but you don't know where they are. You break for lunch.

A RUSSIAN CORPORATION: You have two cows. You count them and learn you have five cows. You count them again and learn you have 42 cows. You count them again and learn you have 12 cows. You stop counting cows and open another bottle of vodka.

A MEXICAN CORPORATION: You think you have two cows, but you don't know what a cow looks like. You take a nap.

A SWISS CORPORATION: You have 5000 cows, none of which belongs to you. You charge for storing them for others.

A BRAZILIAN CORPORATION: You have two cows. You enter into a partnership with an American corporation. Soon you have 1000 cows and the American corporation declares bankruptcy.

AN INDIAN CORPORATION: You have two cows. You worship them.
 
 
darkou
10 June 2009 @ 08:15 pm
Wow, i feel so close to that meme; so,quickly:

You remember watching:

[x] Kenan and Kel (hahahah so awesome)
[x] Doug (not much)
[ ] Ren & Stimpy
[x] Pinky & the Brain (with the animaniacs and all; everytime somebody asks me "so, what are we doing tonight?" , i say we're gonna take over the world.)
[x] AAAAAAAH Real Monsters! (i loved it so much)
[ ] Rocko's Modern Life
[x] Animaniacs (+Freakazoid :D)
[x] Gargoyles (really just once or twice)
[x] Hey Arnold! (have watched it for years)
[ ] Out of the Box
[ ] Bear in the Big Blue House
[x] Beavis & Butt-Head (it was on MTV, i watche dlike one episode...i couldn't stand'em.)

[ ] You’ve ever ended a sentence with the word "PSYCHE!" (i'm french and i was a kid, we don't say that xD)
[ ] You just can’t resist finishing this: "In west Philadelphia born and raised...". (...?)



You remember:

[ ] Step by Step
[ ] Family Matters
[ ] Dinosaurs
[x] Boy Meets World (i remember just a bit)y Matthews.)
[ ] Full House
[x] You remember when it was actually worth getting up early on a Saturday to watch cartoons
[ ] You looked forward to TGIF (no idea either)


When everything was settled by:

[x] "Rock/paper/scissors"
[ ] "Bubble gum, bubble gum in a dish"
[ ] "Miss Mary Mack"

(well i know we have things in french for that, but never knew the english ones...)


[ ] When kickball was something you did everyday (not popular in france, at all! we play real soccer everyday!)
[ ] You used to listen to the radio all day long (never listened to radio or so)
[ ] Just to record your FAVORITE song of ALL time on a tape

[x] You remember Super Nintendo and Sega Genesis [i got'em all. it was so cool to play mario and sonic]
[x] You remember The Original Game Boy (YES! the "washmachine" as my friends nicknamed it haha, it's still working and in my room!)
[ ] You always wanted to send in a tape to America’s Funniest Home Videos...but never taped anything funny

You remember watching:

[x] The Magic School Bus (it's awesome, and actually it's still on TV here sometimes, and i watch it while eating my breakfast!)
[ ] Wishbone
[ ] Reading Rainbow
[x] Ghostwriter
[x] You remember when Yo-Yo's were cool (hyper yoyos.)
[x] You remember those "Where’s Waldo" books (mega famous.)
[x] You remember eating Warheads and Gushers ^^

You listen to:

[ ] KoRn
[ ] Tool
[x] Garbage
[ ] Green Day
[ ] Clutch
[ ] Jesus Jones
[ ] White Zombie
[ ] Violent Femmes
[ ] Beastie Boys
[ ] Danzig
[x] Red Hot Chili Peppers (the only band here i know a bit about)
[ ] Primus
[ ] Slayer
[ ] Pantera
[ ] GWAR
[ ] Ministry

To be honest i'm not really fond of bands, i just pick songs i like here and there.

You remember watching:

[x] Batman the Animated Series
[x] Aladdin
[x] Ninja Turtles
[x] Ghost Busters

[x] You remember Ring Pops
[ ] You remember when everything was "da BOMB!" (FRENCH)
[ ] You remember boom boxes vs. CD players
[x] Making those little paper fortune cookie things, and then predicting your life with them (the girls were making some for us, guys.)
[x] You played and/or collected Pogs ((a bit, i was more into trading cards, like DBZ ones)
[x] You had at least one Tamagotchi, GigaPet or Nano and brought it everywhere you went. (i got one, bought it in summer. Forgot it somewhere, when i remmebered, it was gona. I only had it 3 days.)


You watched the original cartoons of:
[x] Rugrats
[ ] Wild Thornberrys
[x] Power Rangers (i never liked Power rangers, seriously. It's just it was wednesday morning, bored, no school, so watching TV.)

You collected:

[ ] Beanie Babies
[x] Pokemon cards (i still have 'em all, i'm gonna try to sell some as i've got rare ones...)
[ ] Carebears
[ ] Silver dollars


You remember when:

[x] Everyone watched the WB
[x] Everybody knew all the Pokemon by name (and suddenly, you realize pokémons don't even ressemble genuine animals on Earth, and that they're pale copies of other pokémons...)
[x] Digimon was still on (Liked those! Some were cute, like Gabumon or the other tyranno one :> )

Check these if:

[x] If you even know what an original Walkman is. (sony, baby)
[x] You know the Macarena by heart
[ ] "Talk to the hand"
[x] You went to McDonald’s to play in the playplace and it was still sanitary (throwing balls at everyone haha)
[ ] Light up sneakers were cool (i never been into that)
[x] You rented VHS tapes, not DVDs (totally! anime, dbz movies, fight movies...!!)
[ ] Gas was $0.95 a gallon (same, never cared about gaz price)
[ ] We recorded stuff on VCR (VCR?)
[ ] You had slap bracelets (dunno what it is)
[x] You actually played outside until it was Dark (many times, and i was scolded many times by my parents cause i was coming back home way too late, they always wanted me to have a watch etc lol)
 
 
darkou
03 February 2008 @ 02:33 am
Hi there, Darkou, 20 years-old french snowleopard here ^^
I want to chat and meet new people and all, so i decided to try LJ :3

I'm a maths student.
I'm an activity leader.
I like video games (and DDR as well).
I played Go.
I like dancing even though i don't do it much.
I like to practise almost all sports (badminton :DD)
I draw a bit [ http://furaffinity/user/darkou ]


Feel free to ask my msn, and chat with me ^^!