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Title: Towel Day 2012
Post by: Kilman on May 24, 2012, 05:03:07 PM
Howdy, Hoopy Froods!

To assist international visitors who may be confused by my western US dialect, I have taken time to translate the above phrase into several languages via an online Babelfish.

Allo, Hoopy Froods ! (French)
Grüß dich, Hoopy Froods! (German)
Ciao, Hoopy Froods! (Italian)
¡Hola, Hoopy Froods! (Spanish)
G'Day, Hoopy Froods! (Australian)
Cheerio, Hoopy Froods! (British)
Wassup, Hoopy Froods! (Urban US)

Apparently 'Hoopy Froods' is universal and needs no translation.

Happy Towel Day to those in the Pacific!  :D (it is already early AM, May 25th in places like Australia).

This is the 12th Towel Day!  Please link your Towel Day 2012 pictures here.  If you are not sure how, see the Towel Day Picture FAQs thread.  Pictures from my part of the world will be posted later (We have 13 hours to go before we get to Towel Day out here on the open range - git along little doggies).
Title: Re: Towel Day 2012
Post by: Teatime on May 25, 2012, 02:47:14 PM
My littlest kids and I made a Towel Day video. Kind of dumb, but at least it's short.

http://youtu.be/levk0whafAE (http://youtu.be/levk0whafAE)
Title: Re: Towel Day 2012
Post by: VogonGirl on May 25, 2012, 03:12:19 PM
I just have one pic.

(http://home.comcast.net/~cakilman/pwpimages/TDP.png)

It was kind of cold and windy this morning.
Title: Re: Towel Day 2012
Post by: Kilman on May 25, 2012, 03:29:18 PM
Happy Towel Day!

(https://web.archive.org/web/20151005024243/http://home.comcast.net/~jckilman/TD/TD2012b.jpg)
Laughing at Dad's witty humor - or maybe it was windy and she was trying to get the hair out of her eyes.

(https://web.archive.org/web/20151005024305/http://home.comcast.net/~jckilman/TD/TD2012c.jpg)
Title: Re: Towel Day 2012
Post by: Kilman on May 25, 2012, 04:07:49 PM
My littlest kids and I made a Towel Day video.

 8)
Title: Re: Towel Day 2012
Post by: Teatime on May 25, 2012, 04:13:10 PM
(http://i63.photobucket.com/albums/h140/amandzia/forty%20two/DSCF1227.jpg)
My towel and me. Plus, that's one of the signs my sister's family made me for my 42nd birthday party. We saved them for Towel Day.  8)
Title: Re: Towel Day 2012
Post by: Grate Oracle Lewot on May 25, 2012, 11:06:56 PM
Talked my roommate into participating:

(http://img137.imageshack.us/img137/1232/nottoobigtoupload.gif)

We had kind of a driving adventure trying to get to 7-11 on the poorly designed roads around the college. Other than that, I haven't really done anything exciting. But it still feels good to wear the towel again.
Title: Re: Towel Day 2012
Post by: Teatime on May 25, 2012, 11:13:45 PM
That's super. Is your roommate a Douglas Adams fan, or just a good sport?

I made good use of my towel today. Walking over to pick up my nephew from school, it rained a bit--which is strange for this time of year--and I was able to use my towel to cover my head.
Title: Re: Towel Day 2012
Post by: Kilman on May 26, 2012, 01:45:25 AM
One later in the day with more of the family.

(https://web.archive.org/web/20151005024156/http://home.comcast.net/~jckilman/TD/TD2012a.jpg)
Title: Re: Towel Day 2012
Post by: Teatime on May 26, 2012, 03:16:04 AM
Even the dog has a towel. Cute!  One of my girls kept putting a towel on the cat, but he didn't hold still long enough to get a picture.
Title: Re: Towel Day 2012
Post by: Grate Oracle Lewot on May 26, 2012, 06:51:55 PM
That's super. Is your roommate a Douglas Adams fan, or just a good sport?
He wasn't familiar with the books, but he was interested in the concept of Towel Day after I explained it.

I made good use of my towel today. Walking over to pick up my nephew from school, it rained a bit--which is strange for this time of year--and I was able to use my towel to cover my head.
I do that all the time 8)
Title: Re: Towel Day 2012
Post by: Teatime on May 26, 2012, 09:16:42 PM
Right on! Maybe he'll read them. :)
Title: Re: Towel Day 2012
Post by: Kilman on May 29, 2012, 01:02:28 AM
What?  No pictures from Donna this year?