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Old 04-10-2016, 10:18 AM   #7001
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I am sure you have some patients that won't be able to attend. It would be nice if the 'home' could set up a screen so all the patients can have a nice afternoon.

Perhaps I am reading your post wrong. I am assuming the patients will be going to the theatre. Either way, it will be a great day for them. Congratulations to your Management for caring so much for their patients happiness and well being.
It's an Employee only event. The patients have their own Surround Sound theater in the facility, but they have to wait for the Blu-Ray.
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Old 04-10-2016, 10:24 AM   #7002
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It's an Employee only event. The patients have their own Surround Sound theater in the facility, but they have to wait for the Blu-Ray.
Now that is a company I would want to work for. They sure know how to treat not only their patients, but their employees. Have fun!
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Old 04-11-2016, 07:27 PM   #7003
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Watching San Andreas. There is plenty of action but will be glad when it's over.
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Old 04-12-2016, 01:06 AM   #7004
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I went to the little local theater alone (love that) and saw "My Big Fat Greek Wedding II". Loved it and laughed myself silly. It felt great. Fun movie.
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Old 04-12-2016, 01:54 AM   #7005
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...the Jungle Book, I am so excited!
I'm surprised it hasn't been renamed "The Rainforest Book". 😆 I hope you guys have a great time.
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Old 04-12-2016, 04:06 AM   #7006
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Watching San Andreas. There is plenty of action but will be glad when it's over.
I just attended an earthquake seminar with with lectures by several FEMA people, a geologist, a fire captain and others. I found out that A) a large earthquake on the San Andreas fault can't produce a tidal wave like that, B) a large eathquake on the Cascadia fault won't produce a tidal wave here like that, but C) a 7.1 on the Seattle fault could cause a tidal wave coming into the Puget Sound 13 feet high.

Guess who lives a block from the water? I'm on the third floor, but as this is an old brick building and we were also told the library (half a block west) and the post office (a block north) would both be destroyed in an earthquake like that, I don't have a lot of high hopes for this building.

So to keep from thinking about that, naturally, I just finished watching Christine. Can you tell I'm scraping the bottom of the barrel for movies?
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Old 04-12-2016, 04:28 AM   #7007
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Just watched Guardians of the Galaxy for the umpteenth time...
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Old 04-12-2016, 07:23 PM   #7008
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I had really been looking forward to seeing "The Lady in the Van" with Maggie Smith and it wasn't at all what I had hoped for although as always Maggie gave a stellar performance. I wouldn't recommend it.
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I had really been looking forward to seeing "The Lady in the Van" with Maggie Smith and it wasn't at all what I had hoped for although as always Maggie gave a stellar performance. I wouldn't recommend it.
I wonder how it disappointed you? Perhaps you didn't know much about her life before you saw the film?
I found it interesting but then eccentrics fascinate me.
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Old 04-12-2016, 08:02 PM   #7010
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I went to the little local theater alone (love that) and saw "My Big Fat Greek Wedding II". Loved it and laughed myself silly. It felt great. Fun movie.
I need to see that. I enjoyed the first one and saw it twice. I know my dad has seen the first movie several times........that's because he's Greek. :))
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