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  1. Profile photo of ffi
    ffi Female 18-29
    156 posts
    March 21, 2012 at 11:53 am
    Link: 10 More Life Hacks - Can anyone vouch for all 10? Most of them seem feasible, but there are a couple I`m not too sure of.
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    mamerv Male 18-29
    328 posts
    March 21, 2012 at 12:14 pm
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    phirephoto Male 30-39
    329 posts
    March 21, 2012 at 12:15 pm
    #9: Great idea, but let`s say you want to find a certain widget. Generally, by the time you found it, can you REALLY remember the first place you looked for it?
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    lostinkorea Female 30-39
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    March 21, 2012 at 12:17 pm
    You can`t remember if you just shampooed your hair less than 5 minutes ago??


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    Mogulman Male 18-29
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    March 21, 2012 at 12:18 pm
    I believe all of them except the maze one. If there is an "island" in the maze (walls that don`t connect to the exit), you`ll just circle it and never leave.

    Number 1 seems kinda silly though.
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    madduck Female 50-59
    7607 posts
    March 21, 2012 at 12:18 pm
    Not sure about the pencil trick, lemon juice will fade SOME freckles- but may also bleach skin and give you a sore spot- try with caution. As for being early- that is certain....I am always early!
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    Fatninja01 Male 30-39
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    March 21, 2012 at 12:19 pm
    Be 10 minutes early to everthing... umm easier said then done
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    j_dizzek_27 Male 18-29
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    March 21, 2012 at 12:24 pm
    Some are definitely legit, some seem legit, and some should have been obvious.
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    MattPrince Male 40-49
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    March 21, 2012 at 12:25 pm
    wifes not happy about #10.
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    deyv87 Male 18-29
    302 posts
    March 21, 2012 at 12:44 pm
    The maze one only definitely works if either it`s a perfect maze (that is, there is only one path between every two locations without backtracking), or if the exit is on the outside. So, it might not work on a non-perfect maze where the goal is somewhere in the middle.
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    darkmagic14n Male 18-29
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    March 21, 2012 at 12:45 pm
    why would anyone want to get rid of freckles?

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    Buiadh Male 30-39
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    March 21, 2012 at 12:47 pm
    What a load of crap.
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    whodat6484 Male 30-39
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    March 21, 2012 at 12:47 pm
    #3 - I do that all the time, no matter how serious the argument I eventually end up laughing!

    #5 - Umm... I`ve fried a lot of brain cells with drugs & alcohol in the past but my short term memory is no where near THAT bad. If you can`t remember what you did 2 mins ago then you got serious problems.

    #8 - I`ve heard many "Experts" say carrying cash actually makes you spend more but they`re full of sh*t as far as I`m concerned. Physically seeing the wad of cash dwindling away always makes me curb how much I`m spending.

    #10 - I`m always 15 mins early to EVERYTHING! That`s thanks to Uncle Sam & the Marine Corps. If you`re told to be somewhere at 0600 and you`re not there by 0545 then you`re getting your a$$ chewed.
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    madduck Female 50-59
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    March 21, 2012 at 12:50 pm
    Fatninja- public transport... I bet most of those cars only have one person in them. Get a bus or a train then walk....
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    WhiteGryphyn Female 18-29
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    March 21, 2012 at 1:01 pm
    Yes they all work, except the maze one sometimes, that`s why you need a way to mark places in it. Take a piece of chalk or a small piece of brightly colored string or ribbon so that if you`re on an island in the maze you know if you`re going in circles.
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    Tubby12370 Male 18-29
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    March 21, 2012 at 1:01 pm
    MattPrince, I see what you did there.

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    honkeylips Male 30-39
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    March 21, 2012 at 1:33 pm
    I`m always 10-15 minutes early and I still stress about being late.
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    tatripp Male 18-29
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    March 21, 2012 at 1:46 pm
    7 is absolutely not true. just think about it for just a second.
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    5Cats Male 50-59
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    March 21, 2012 at 2:01 pm
    I try to do #10, but I`m always 15 minutes late...
    ... and I`m not the only one, lolz!
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    deyv87 Male 18-29
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    March 21, 2012 at 2:19 pm
    @tatripp Actually, it is true for most standard mazes. To make it not work, very specific things have to happen, like the "exit" being in the middle of the maze and the maze being non-perfect, the maze being 3d but non-layered, or the maze spanning an infinite space.
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    freddyferret Male 40-49
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    March 21, 2012 at 2:40 pm
    I don`t believe #1. If I don`t like someone and they ask to borrow a pencil, I`ll probably just stab them with it. Even if I let them borrow it, it won`t make me like them more.
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    MattPrince Male 40-49
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    March 21, 2012 at 2:52 pm
    Top tip to crazed psychos.. out the pitfall trap round the first rught hand turn..

    The cash thing doesnt work for me.. Still rent money.. well you only rent beer right?
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    skytz1337 Male 18-29
    687 posts
    March 21, 2012 at 3:14 pm
    if you cant remembered if you shampooed you probably have Alzheimer
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    uunxx Male 30-39
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    March 21, 2012 at 3:33 pm
    7 works with standard 2D maze only when you are entering it. In many games it won`t work because you may be spawned at a random place deep inside of a maze.
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    WeePee Male 18-29
    612 posts
    March 21, 2012 at 3:46 pm
    #5. If you cannot remember if you shampooed your hair, how long have you been beating off for?

    #8. If you pay for everything in cash, your credit score is probably "imaginary".
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    SapphireHart Female 18-29
    412 posts
    March 21, 2012 at 4:22 pm
    For 7 Blue Peter taught me left, but I don`t suppose it makes much difference if you start at the beginning.
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    DeutschDude9 Male 18-29
    473 posts
    March 21, 2012 at 5:14 pm
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    eovogt Male 18-29
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    March 21, 2012 at 5:38 pm
    I pay for everything in cash - dont have credit cards, own my own house and 2 cars. But spending cash is very easy its always on you.
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    gigs1890 Male 18-29
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    March 21, 2012 at 6:34 pm
    I`m much better at budgeting when i`m exclusively using my (savings) card, too easy to throw away a fiver on something stupid
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    Angelmassb Male 18-29
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    March 21, 2012 at 7:00 pm
    That one started good but then it just end up plain stupid
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    kummi90 Male 18-29
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    March 21, 2012 at 8:50 pm
    Who the hell can`t remember if they shampooed their hair in the shower? Do these people exist? And don`t give me that "tired in the morning crap", I`m a walking zombie in the mornin`
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    OldOllie Male 60-69
    15841 posts
    March 21, 2012 at 9:15 pm
    7. The maze hack only works reliably if you do it from the beginning. An interior wall might not be connected to the exit, in which case you will just end up walking around in a rather convoluted circle.

    9. ...or put it back where you found it. Then you AND the person who put it there will be able to find it next time.
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    carmium Female 50-59
    6381 posts
    March 21, 2012 at 9:27 pm
    LOL! Took the words out of my mouth! "Having Alzheimers in the shower...?"

    BTW, #7 only works in some maze designs. One can easily make one with disconnected walls that foil this old trick.
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    TKD_Master Male 18-29
    4794 posts
    March 22, 2012 at 12:44 am
    I use number seven all the time. corn mazes, skyrim, paper mazes. It works like a charm. It kinda breaks mazes though..
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    TKD_Master Male 18-29
    4794 posts
    March 22, 2012 at 12:45 am
    also, number seven does not work if there is a goal (say, treasure) in the center (or some random location in the maze) as well as an exit to the maze. But it`s great if you just want to go from entrance to exit in a quick and surefire manner.
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    Swash Male 30-39
    224 posts
    March 22, 2012 at 12:47 am
    I tried to check if I`d shampooed, but my hair kept coming out. On the upside, I don`t need to shampoo anymore.

    Also, if I put things in the first place I looked for them, I`d have a huge pile of stuff on the floor next to my bed.
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    PvtDeth Male 30-39
    74 posts
    March 22, 2012 at 2:19 am
    11. If you want people to be able to read your message, write it in a legible font.
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    tommy2X4 Male 50-59
    3447 posts
    March 22, 2012 at 4:03 am
    More stupid POOP!
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    HalfPintRoo Female 18-29
    2765 posts
    March 22, 2012 at 5:31 am
    I pulled on my hair... it didn`t squeak
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    jbwhite Male 18-29
    1292 posts
    March 22, 2012 at 6:05 am
    who doesn`t remember shampooing? seriously, take shorter showers, its not like read you`re taking a vacation, you`re going in with a clear goal; clean.

    also, if there is an island in a maze, you`re drated.

    some of these are neat-o-rific though, like the one with the asian and the game of golf.
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    maxxam Male 18-29
    10 posts
    March 22, 2012 at 8:04 am
    jbwhite: You`d never hit the island. No way to get there without taking your hand off the wall
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    Edgarska19 Male 18-29
    1045 posts
    March 22, 2012 at 8:14 am
    The one about laughing to win an argument really works.
    But it has more to do with the fact that i suffer from sudden outbursts of laughter than with me being good at arguments.
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    Phant1980 Male 18-29
    18 posts
    March 22, 2012 at 9:42 am
    maxxam: How do you know you didn`t start at the island? Games are sneaky that way...
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    lauriloo Female 40-49
    1803 posts
    March 22, 2012 at 1:04 pm
    I often forget if I rinsed out the hair conditioner because I put it in and then wash my body. My showers are only a couple minutes but I`m busy thinking about other things. I also forget if I put on deodorant because I do it on automatic. I just try to force myself to pay attention so I won`t drive myself crazy wondering later. Ditto with closing the garage door when I go away on a trip.
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    Floupe Male 13-17
    203 posts
    March 22, 2012 at 2:31 pm
    I forgot to rinse my hair once, I was at school and it rained. The aroma of Dandruff shampoo filled the air. Oh yeah, And I had foam in my hair! :)
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    GreyYes Female 18-29
    418 posts
    March 22, 2012 at 7:35 pm
    yeah i doubt #1 works. if someone i dont like asks me to borrow a pencil ill just tell them to be more prepared.
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    BunnyNaku Female 18-29
    5224 posts
    March 22, 2012 at 9:50 pm
    Im curious about number 7. Must find a maze...
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    PringleMan Female 13-17
    1356 posts
    March 24, 2012 at 12:32 am
    #5) You must have alzheimer`s, old man.
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    xoxnameless Female 18-29
    208 posts
    March 24, 2012 at 9:14 pm
    I don`t think the one about the maze is true.

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